Walz May Call Special Session to Address Rising Insulin Prices

TJ Leverentz | Jun 16, 2019 AT 4:36 pm

Governor Tim Walz is pushing lawmakers to approve an insulin assistance program, but also indicated this week he'd like to call a special session to pass a bonding bill.

2019 Steamboat Days Medallion Hunt Winners

TJ Leverentz | Jun 16, 2019 AT 4:30 pm

​Steve Roberts, Rick Hovey, Mike Gostomski and the office team at WHV found the 2019 Steamboat Days Medallion Friday afternoon.

Chatfield Man Charged for Animal Mistreatment

TJ Leverentz | Jun 14, 2019 AT 10:25 am

A southeastern Minnesota man is charged with animal mistreatment after dead and malnourished horses were found on his farm near Chatfield.

Klobuchar Staff to Visit Winona

TJ Leverentz | Jun 14, 2019 AT 10:21 am

​Senator Amy Klobuchar will send staff to meet with Winona business leaders and entrepreneurs.

Wisconsin Committee Reduces Proposed Tax Cut in State Budget

TJ Leverentz | Jun 14, 2019 AT 10:18 am

​The Joint Finance Committee of the Wisconsin State Assembly passed a revised version of Governor Tony Evers’s proposed state budget.

Governor Walz Hears Insulin Price Concerns

TJ Leverentz | Jun 14, 2019 AT 10:15 am

Activists warned Governor Tim Walz Wednesday there will be more deaths in Minnesota unless the state takes action to make insulin more affordable for those with diabetes.

Wisconsin Farmers Behind Due to Wet Weather

TJ Leverentz | Jun 14, 2019 AT 10:12 am

The latest U-S Agriculture Department crop report for Wisconsin shows farmers are at least two weeks behind where they normally are by this point in June.

Eyota Man Arrested for Criminal Sexual Contact, Child Pornography

TJ Leverentz | Jun 13, 2019 AT 10:36 am

A southeast Minnesota man is accused of sexually abusing a 12-year-old girl.

WSU Announces New Dean of Education

TJ Leverentz | Jun 13, 2019 AT 10:34 am

​Winona State University has appointed Dr. Daniel Kirk to the position of Dean of the College of Education, effective July 8, 2019.

Corn Yields Expected to Underwhelm

TJ Leverentz | Jun 13, 2019 AT 10:32 am

Federal agriculture officials are reducing their estimates of this year's corn crop.