Posts tagged with "Winona"

Lions Broom Sale begins Monday

Posted by HBC Newsdesk April 29, 2015

The Winona Noon Lions annual door to door broom sale begins Monday, May 4 and concludes on Monday, May 11. This annual tradition has been going since 1956. Originally, Lions began selling brooms because they were produced by visually impaired people. Now many people with sight issues are working in the mainstream areas of employment. […]

A New Underwater Exhibit set to Open May 1 at the the MMAM

Posted by HBC Newsdesk April 29, 2015

The Minnesota Marine Art Museum (MMAM) has announced artist Stephen Hilyard of Madison, Wisconsin will exhibit his work in the solo exhibition, Seeking the Sublime. The exhibition, the second in the MMAM’s 2015 Underwater Photography Series, will be on display from May 1 – July 15, 2015. Stephen Hilyard’s artwork is described as a realm […]

Winona Municpal Band celebrates its Centennial this year

Posted by HBC Newsdesk April 29, 2015

For 100 years the Winona Municipal Band has been entertaining the people of Winona. Originally formed in 1855 as the Gate City Band, the Winona Municipal Band has the distinction of being the oldest continually performing city band west of the Mississippi River. This year the Winona Municipal Band welcomes a new director. Levi Lundak, […]

Attempting the Northwest Passage: Film and Conversation

Posted by HBC Newsdesk April 27, 2015

This Thursday at the Winona County History Center, the public will have the opportunity to see a documentary made by a Winona man last summer as he sail through the Northwest Passage. The film, “Attempting the Northwest Passage,” premiered at the Frozen River Film Festival in February. It will be shown April 30 at the […]

WSHS FORTITUDE Club working for equality

Posted by HBC Newsdesk April 27, 2015

FORTITUDE is one of many student clubs at Winona Senior High School. But Fortitude is not a typical after school gathering of students. These young adults are trying to make a difference by working to educate their classmates and community about social justice. FORTITUDE adviser Lora Hill says there are a lot of other things […]

Johnny Appleseed Project to give away trees on Arbor Day

Posted by HBC Newsdesk April 21, 2015

Winona’s Johnny Appleseed Project will be giving away tree saplings in conjunction with Arbor Day on Friday, April 24. Winona area residents Carolyn Dry and Jim Gurley founded the “Johnny Appleseed Project,” with the aim to beautify Winona and combat climate change while reminding residents about the positive benefits of trees to the Earth’s climate. […]

Take Back the Night set for Thursday

Posted by HBC Newsdesk April 20, 2015

Winona State University will host Take Back the Night at 6:00 p.m. Thursday, April 23, in the Student Activity Center, Kryzsko Commons. Take Back the Night aims to raise awareness about the issue of sexual violence. The event will begin with a SpeakOut rally to give audience members a chance to participate and share their […]

Mid West Music Fest comes to Winona Thursday

Posted by HBC Newsdesk April 20, 2015

The 6th annual Mid West Music Fest is bringing music to Winona April 23-25. Recently nominated for “Best Music Festival in Minnesota by Twin Cities publication, The City Pages, this year’s festival features over 100 bands, representing dozens of genres, performing at venues all around Winona. Headliners include Charlie Parr, Frankie Lee, Chastity Brown, Communist […]

Fair Trade Market to offer handcrafted items from around the world

Posted by HBC Newsdesk April 20, 2015

“Many Hands Many Lands’ will be hosting a Fair Trade Market in Winona this weekend. John Kennedy of Many Hands Many Lands said the event will be held from 8:00 am until 3:30 pm Saturday, April 25 at the Winona Knitting Mills located at 902 East 2nd Street in Winona. He said the event will […]

Demolition of homes underway as bridge construction progresses

Posted by HBC Newsdesk April 15, 2015

The corner of 4th and Winona Streets has a very different look as crews bring down several structures to make way for the Winona landing site of the new bridge. Officials with the Minnesota Department of Transportation and bridge contractor, Ames Construction, recently spoke to a group of Winona business people about the bridge’s progress. […]

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