WCCO EYE4 LOGO WCCO Radio wcco-eye-red01, ww color red

Winona State University

(credit: CBS)

Silica Sand Summit Planned At Winona State

Opponents of the region’s growing silica sand mining industry are preparing to convene a “citizens summit” in Winona on Saturday. The event at Winona State University is being organized by the Land Stewardship Project so residents can share strategy and hear from experts.

01/17/2014

(credit: CBS)

Woman Found In Submerged Car Identified

Police say the driver found dead in a car that plunged down an embankment and broke through the ice on a La Crosse creek was a student at Winona State University.

01/02/2014

(credit: CBS)

Dayton Heads To Winona For College Campus Forum

Gov. Mark Dayton is getting ready to field questions from Minnesota college students as he offers his take on the state’s future. Dayton planned a forum Wednesday at Winona State University that is also expected to attract students from St. Mary’s University.

12/04/2013

(credit: Jupiter Images)

Former Foster Child Urges Change To Guardianship Laws

Twenty-four-year-old Tonya Bauer is a student at Winona State University. She is strong, smart and has used her past struggles as a child to make her a better person.

02/05/2013

(credit: CBS)

Minn. Dog Uses Calculus To Play Fetch

Dogs can do some amazing things, but are they even smarter than we give them credit for being?

03/21/2012

(credit: Jupiter Images)

Stolen Urn With Mom’s Ashes Found At Winona State

Winona police say a stolen urn holding a woman’s ashes has been recovered at Winona State University.

10/01/2011

(credit: Winona County Sheriff's Office)

Mother’s Ashes, Urn Stolen From Student’s Car

A Winona college student said she wants her most prized procession back: her mother’s ashes.

09/12/2011

Teacher

Winona State University President To Leave

The president of Winona State University says she’s stepping down.

08/15/2011

police, generic, lights, cop, flashing, officials, authorities

No Foul Play In Minn. College Student Deaths

Authorities say they don’t suspect foul play in the deaths of two 19-year-old Winona college students named Millie that occurred within four days of one another in April.

05/06/2011

(credit: Jupiter Images)

Candle Caused Winona Fire That Injured 2

A candle left burning overnight caused a fire that left seven Winona State University students homeless and injured two others.

04/11/2011

generic Gun, crime, violence, crime tape, scene

Police Investigate Winona State Student’s Death

A Winona State University student was found dead in her dorm room Wednesday — the second college student to die in Winona in recent days.

04/06/2011

(credit: Jupiter Images)

Police: Suspended Winona St. Basketball Players Were Drunk

Police say the two Winona State University basketball players who were suspended indefinitely two days before the conference playoffs were intoxicated during an incident that happened at a campus dorm earlier this week.

03/03/2011

Rescuers search for survivors in a collapsed building in Manchester Street on February 22, 2011 in Christchurch, New Zealand. The 6.3 magnitude earthquake - an aftershock of the 7.1 magnitude quake on September 4 - struck 20km southeast of Christchurch at around 1pm local time, with initial reports suggesting damage and fatalities far exceeding the initial quake. (credit: Martin Hunter/Getty Images)

Winona State Study Group Safe In New Zealand

A group from Winona State University traveling in New Zealand reports it was not involved in the devastating earthquake that struck one of the largest cities in that island nation.

02/22/2011

(credit: Jupiter Images)

Minn. Professor’s Project Honors Late Jazz Pianist

A Winona State University professor is on a mission to keep the music of a renowned jazz composer-arranger alive with the support of the Smithsonian Institution in Washington, D.C.

11/29/2010

Suspect Sought For Shootings Near Winona State

Security has been beefed up at Winona State University after two students were shot and wounded over the weekend.

10/18/2010