Winona Co. Emergency Management Director Shares Update on COVID-19

TJ Leverentz | Mar 27, 2020 AT 1:44 pm

Winona County Emergency Management Director Ben Klinger joined KWNO’s In the Know on Friday morning to discuss the county’s preparedness for a possible spike in confirmed cases of COVID-19.

State Legislature Passes COVID-19 Response Bill

TJ Leverentz | Mar 27, 2020 AT 1:34 pm

A $330 million coronavirus response package is on its way to Governor Tim Walz after passing the Minnesota House and Senate.

WAPS to Begin Distance Learning on March 31

TJ Leverentz | Mar 26, 2020 AT 2:21 pm

Winona Area Public Schools (WAPS) will begin distance instruction on March 31.

Kwik Trip to Hand Out Employee Bonuses

TJ Leverentz | Mar 26, 2020 AT 2:12 pm

Kwik Trip says it will give 26,000 employees bonuses for their added workload and stress during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Wisconsin Man Injured Following Houston County Crash

TJ Leverentz | Mar 26, 2020 AT 2:10 pm

​A Green Bay man was injured after striking a parked car in Houston County on Wednesday.

Portion of Inmates Released from Winona County Jail

TJ Leverentz | Mar 26, 2020 AT 2:01 pm

​A select group of non-violent offenders have been released from the Winona County Jail to try and prevent an outbreak COVID-19.

Local Law Enforcement Ask for Cooperation with Governor’s Stay Home Order

TJ Leverentz | Mar 26, 2020 AT 12:40 pm

The Winona County Sheriff’s Office and Winona Police Department are asking citizens to follow Gov. Tim Walz’s stay home order.

Winona YMCA to Hold Blood Drive

TJ Leverentz | Mar 26, 2020 AT 12:37 pm

The Winona Family YMCA will hold a blood drive on Friday.

Two More Cases of COVID-19 Confirmed in Winona County

TJ Leverentz | Mar 26, 2020 AT 12:31 pm

Two new cases of COVID-19 in Winona County were confirmed by the Minnesota Department of Health on Thursday.

MDH Confirms Winona County COVID-19 Cases

TJ Leverentz | Mar 25, 2020 AT 5:11 pm

Minnesota State Health Officials have confirmed two cases of COVID-19 in Winona County.