Supreme Court Upholds Winona County's Silica Sand Mining BanThe Minnesota Supreme Court on Wednesday upheld Winona County's ban on the mining and processing of silica sand, which is used in the oil and gas industry for hydraulic fracturing.
Court: Dairy Expansion Nixed, Citing Climate ChangeA Minnesota appeals court has ordered the state's pollution regulators to reconsider their decision to issue a permit for a mega-dairy farm because they failed to consider the effects of greenhouse gas emissions from expanding its herd.
Teen Killed In Winona County Crash ID'd As Boy From EyotaOfficials have identified a 16-year-old boy who died Thursday afternoon in a Winona County crash. Two others were injured.
State Patrol: Teen Killed, 2 Adults Hurt In Winona County CrashA 16-year-old boy is dead and two people are injured after a crash Thursday afternoon in Winona County.
Minnesota Sands Takes Mining Ban To MN Supreme CourtA sand mining company is asking the Minnesota Supreme Court to review an appeals ruling that upheld Winona County's ban on mining frack sand.
Challenge To Winona County Sand Mining Ban Heads To CourtWinona County, Minnesota's only county to ban the mining of silica sand for use by the oil and gas industry in hydraulic fracturing, goes to court Monday to defend the ban.
Officials: Remaining Deer At Minn. Farm Have Chronic Wasting DiseaseThe Minnesota Board of Animal Health has released updated results on a Winona County deer farm where chronic wasting disease was discovered in November.
Patrol: Driver Loses Control In Snow Cloud Caused By Semi, Dies In CrashThe Minnesota State Patrol says a 61-year-old Winona man is dead after losing control of his vehicle on a snowy road Thursday.
Chronic Wasting Disease Found In Deer On Winona Co. FarmAnimal health officials say routine testing has discovered chronic wasting disease in a 3-year-old white-tailed buck from a Winona County farm.
Heavy Rain Causes Flooding, Mudslides In SE Minn., Western Wis.Several hundred people evacuated their homes early Thursday in the small western Wisconsin community of Arcadia as heavy rain sent a creek over its banks.
At Least 1 Dead After Motorcyclist Hits Deer, Vehicle In Winona Co.At least one person is dead after a motorcyclist hit a deer and a car in Winona County Sunday evening.
Indictment Returned In Winona Co. Fatal Drive-By ShootingA Winona County grand jury has returned a first-degree murder indictment against a Winona man accused in a drive-by shooting that killed one man and injured another.
State Patrol: At Least 1 Dead After Semis Collide Head OnAt least one person is dead after a head-on crash between two semi trucks Tuesday afternoon in Winona County, according to the Minnesota State Patrol.
After 5 years, ID Of Baby Found In Mississippi River Still A MysteryIt's been five years since the body of a newborn was found in the Mississippi River in Winona County. The child's identity remains a mystery.
Police: Woman's Body Found In Winona Co. Woods, 1 In CustodyThe remains of a woman were found in a wooded area in Winona County early Saturday morning. Lewiston police say a caller alerted them to a possible homicide involving a woman just before 6:30 p.m. Friday.