For Thousands Of Motorcyclists At Fall Flood Run, Safety A Primary Concernround 30,000 motorcyclists rode along the Mississippi and St. Croix River valleys from the Twin Cities to Winona. The event comes at the end of a deadly summer for motorcyclists.
Best Places For Fall Colors In MinnesotaFollow the fall colors from north to south during Minnesota's autumn scenery extravaganza.
30,000 Motorcyclists To Travel Between Twin Cities, WinonaAs many as 30,000 motorcyclists are expected to hit the scenic drives along the Mississippi River and St. Croix River for the annual Fall Flood Run, and state officials are urging that riders and motorists use caution and stay safe. The Fall Flood Run is Saturday.
2 Men Accused Of Threatening Winona Student With Meat SawTwo Winona men are accused of kidnapping and forcing a Winona college student to strip before they allegedly threatened to cut him up with a meat saw. The bizarre case unfolded in the early morning hours Sunday near downtown Winona. Court documents say a Winona college student told police he had been drinking and was lost when Abdirahman Samatar and John Demaske approached him and forced him into a nearby warehouse.
Worker Dies After Falling Into Barge In WinonaA 24-year-old worker is dead after falling into a barge in Winona Thursday morning, according to police. The fatal accident happened at CD Corporation on 978 Riverview Drive just before 11 a.m.
Racial Tension May Be Behind Assault On Driver Who Hit BoyWinona police say a teenage driver was apparently assaulted by several people after he struck a 4-year-old boy with his truck early Monday evening. Officers responded to a report of an accident in the area of 7th Street and Druery Court just after 5 p.m.
Winona State Investigating Complaint Against Ex-Coach LeafWinona State University officials are investigating a complaint lodged against former men's basketball coach Mike Leaf. The university released a statement noting Leaf was placed on administrative leave June 22, the day after the university received a complaint about Leaf. Leaf was still on leave when he notified the university June 26 he would be resigning effective June 30.
Tree Falls On House, Trapping Winona Woman Under RoofA Winona woman says she's lucky to be alive Wednesday night after a tree fell on her house.
Federal Court Case Will Put Accurate Pepper Labeling To The TestIt is a seasoning found on practically every dinner table -- but the commonly-used spice is at the heart of a federal legal battle. The packaging of ground pepper has relied on uniformly-sized tins which were sold in two-, four- and eight-ounce sizes for decades.
Finding Minnesota: Winona State’s Floating ClassroomStudents in southeast Minnesota are using a new floating classroom on the Mississippi River to study everything from geology to performance arts.
Nerd Wallet Names Moorhead Best Small City In AmericaThe Midwest is officially the best! Moorhead, Minnesota has been named the best small city in America, according to the Nerd Wallet.
Woman Killed In Apparent Murder-Suicide IdentifiedAuthorities have identified the woman who was killed in an apparent murder-suicide in Winona last week.