Noah Glenn

Noah Glenn

Noah Short, Gallery Manager for Some Sum Studios talks with Emma Walesh (right) and Brianna Haupt (left) about the current showing at the studio. Brianna, a local artist who’s work has been displayed in the studio before said, “The Down Town Art Party is a great way to come see artist work and to support […]

Doctor Bob at Boats and Bluegrass

Doctor Bob at Boats and Bluegrass

Robert Armstrong aka Doctor Bob performs one of his infamous puppet shows for the crowds at Boats and Bluegrass. Doctor Bob has entertained Winona for years with his eccentric puppeteering and musical performances. Boats and Bluegrass is a music festival that takes place annually in September at Prairie Island Campground. photo by Tanya Jean Bruss […]

Julie Johnston and Ramona Redig

Julie Johnston and Ramona Redig

This summer at Red Horse Gallery, in Fountain City, Julie Johnston and Ramona Redig converse during the opening reception for Julie’s and Gary Flynn’s art exhibit called, “Earthly Visions.” photo by Jade Fang

Jena Wood

Jena Wood

Jena Wood holds up a trophy she made for the winner of a chainsaw bicycle race.  Her talents for making things transfer to her place of work, DIBS Cafe, where she slings burritos and espresso drinks that also make people feel like winners.  photo by Jim Risser

Todd Randall

Todd Randall

Todd Randall, co-founder of Sanborn Canoe Company, glides down the Mississippi River with one of his company’s handmade paddles.  photo by Peter Boysen

Sitting around at DTAP

Sitting around at DTAP

Alex Stevens, Julie Johnston, and Billy Curmano having a friendly little chat outside Jade Community Acupuncture Clinic during Down Town Art Party aka DTAP.  Down Town Art Party is a celebration of art and music in downtown Winona presented by local artists in various downtown locales, on the first Tuesday of every month. photo by […]

Luke Reed

Luke Reed

Luke Reed grabs some air outside of the East Recreation Center Skate Park. photo by Randal Kline

Aaron Rykus outside Broken World Records

Aaron Rykus outside Broken World Records

Aaron Rykus outside Broken World Records

Aaron Rykus hanging outside Broken World Records.  Aaron is a local barista at DIBS Cafe, always in at least two local punk bands, and was one of the last remaining tenants of the now condemned Canswer House. The Canswer House hosted a slew of rowdy basement shows throughout the years and was loved by many […]

Megan Hanson at Winona Zombie Crawl 8

Megan Hanson at Winona Zombie Crawl 8

Megan Hanson at Winona Zombie Crawl 8

Megan Hanson seen painting the town red during the 8th annual Winona Zombie Crawl in downtown Winona. It’s the second oldest zombie pub crawl in the world. Megan Hanson is a local singer/songwriter and plays in the bands My Private Eye and the Ultrasounds. She also spends her days working for HCO (Home & Community […]