November 1, 2010
The Winona Area Humane Society invites you to join us for our 10th annual Wine and Beer Tasting and Silent Auction
Visions Event Center, Winona
Advance tickets: $20, At the door: $25
Available now through Nov. 4 at HyVee, Midtown Foods, Merchant's Bank downtown, Winona Naitonal Bank downtown, Winona Area Humane Society
October 31, 2010
Today is Halloween, one of the most widely celebrated holidays on our calendar and one of the most unique.
October 30, 2010
I had decided to write about my vanity.
October 29, 2010
About 20 years ago, Mark and Laurie Timm decided to make the switch from livestock farmers to produce farmers and have loved the lifestyle of growing their own food
October 28, 2010
On October 18 and 19, two performances were held at the WSU campus to raise awareness about sexual assault and dating violence
Ding! Every two minutes there is an instance of rape.
October 27, 2010
Winona shoppers get a lesson in home brewing and how to create tasty beverages themselves
It was a typical Saturday at the Bluff County Co-op. Shoppers gather their groceries for the week and random passersby browse the aisles; the store was full of friendly customers. But on this specific Saturday, the Co-op was a bit fuller than normal. As shoppers carried on with their purchases, a section of the store was blocked off for curious listeners attending a home brewing class presented by an expert brewer.
October 26, 2010
Join us at the inaugural Fun Run, Walk and Roll, a benefit honoring special needs adoption! We will celebrate the joys of adopting children with special needs on Saturday, Oct 30th, 9am, at Lake Lodge on East Lake Winona. There will be live music, kids' games and crafts, face-painting, door prizes, and information on adopting children with special needs. All money raised goes to the Reece's Rainbow adoption fund of a 5 yr old...
October 25, 2010
The national competition recognizes innovative uses of educational technologies in higher education to address a challenging issue with a unique solution
Winona State University’s Winona360 Civic Media Project is a recipient of the 2010 WOW award for outstanding innovation in higher education.
The Winona360 project is one of four initiatives in the country being honored with this year’s WCET Outstanding Work (WOW) award. The national competition recognizes innovative uses of educational technologies in higher education to address a challenging issue with a unique solution.
October 22, 2010
Despite being released 30 years ago, the grindhouse film is simultaneously profound and obscene and deserves recognition as remaining a true horror movie
On October 18, 2010, I sponsored a screening of the film Cannibal Holocaust on the Winona State campus. Banned and censored all over the world, Cannibal Holocaust is one of the most notorious and most fiercely debated films of all time. In the next few paragraphs I’ll explain why I showed this film and why I believe it deserves serious consideration by audiences. Listen to the panel discussion that took place following the screening here.
October 20, 2010
In the upcoming State Senate elections, Jeremy Miller shows a commitment to reigning in spending at universities
As a fourth year political science student, I enjoy staying up-to-date on current political events and issues. Elections and campaigns have always fascinated me, but this time around I found myself being apathetic, as none of the candidates really stood out. Then I found hope in an unlikely place, and became reinvigorated about the direction our government can take.