*/ The 2017 Heartland Days Festival is going to be one for the record books. On Saturday, a storm swell went through with one HUGE gust of wind and hail. The 40 x 100’ foot circus tent that housed...
By Tom Speltz Lewiston Journal Staff Writer */ There’s a decent chance Lewiston-Altura sophomores Jacob and Zach Anderson will earn the right to play in the Minnesota state high school golf...
By Heather Buege, Lewiston Journal Staff Writer Last Thursday, May 25th, students at Lewiston-Altura Elementary stepped back in time to the mid-1800s as they rounded up their “prairie schooners” and...
By Tom SpeltzLewiston Journal Shouts of “Pull!”, the thwap! of clay pigeons being hurled into the sky, and the crack of shotgun fire fill the air on Sunday afternoons at the Lewiston Sportsmen’s Club...
  By Heather Buege, Lewiston Journal Staff Writer After 22 years of reporting Lewiston area news, Lewiston Journal editor Carol Boynton found herself in the rare moment of being “newsworthy” herself...

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National Honor Society inducts new Lewiston Altura students for 2017.  New inductees include: Bradley Miller son of Robb and Kathy Miller, Makayla Jacob, daughter of  Dale and Dana Jacob, Brielle Meisch, daughter of Melissa and George Meisch, Madelyn Neldner, daughter of Brein Maki and Michael Neldner, Creighton Sauer, son of Chris and Heather Sauer and Christopher Schell, son of Robert and Shelly Schell.  Last years members include: Allison Averbeck, Ally Haake, Thomas Hennessy, Mya Kessler, Allison Bronk,
By Carol Boynton Lewiston Journal Editor On Sunday evening , February 19th the National Honor Society inducted the new Lewiston Altura students for 2017. New inductees included: Bradley Miller, son...
WHAT: Bonnie & Steve Kalmes Benefit WHERE: Lewiston-Altura High School WHEN:  Sunday February 26, 2017 from 9-1 Menu will include: Waffles and French Toast Sticks, Sausage, Fruit Bar and beverages.  Free Will Donations accepted.
By Carol Boynton Lewiston Journal Editor The community will come together for a Breakfast Benefit for the Steve and Bonnie Kalmes family who recently had a fire take their home in Altura. The benefit...
 Dan Sovell participates in the special education work experience program with PlastiCert of Lewiston.  Here he stays busy with his every day duties.   Photo By Carol Boynton
By Carol Boynton Lewiston Journal Editor In this second article regarding the Work Experience class offered through the Special Education Department at Lewiston-Altura High School. we meet Dan...
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By Carol Boynton, Lewiston Journal Editor I‘m not one who makes large life changes lightly. I’m fiercely loyal - some would say to a fault - and what I do at my job somewhat has defined me. As the...
St. John’s Lutheran School celebrates the freedom here in the United States to attend a private school where they can live out a holistic life with the foundation of the Bible on a daily basis, Where they can gather together for worship, where the teachers can share their faith in Jesus Christ and pass on that faith of the parents for their children.  St. John’s has excellence mastered in their Lutheran schools and celebrate that excellence that happens every day, in and out of the classroom, and they recog
St. John’s Lutheran School celebrates the freedom here in the United States to attend a private school where they can live out a holistic life with the foundation of the Bible on a daily basis, Where...
 Ken Oevering owner of Ken’s Equipment stands with Abby Potter.  Abby volunteers for a work experience opportunity at Ken’s Equipment each school day. Photo By Carol Boynton
By Carol Boynton Lewiston Journal Editor Work Experience is a class offered through the Special Education Department at Lewiston-Altura High School. Students who take the Work Experience class are...
The Winona County Old Settlers group met for their annual gathering at the Winona Middle School on Saturday, February 4th with over 260 people in attendance.  Winona County Recorder Bob Bambenek was the Master of Ceremonies.  Photo by Carol Boynton
By Carol Boynton Lewiston Journal Editor Back in the day to belong to the old settler group the requirement for membership in 1889 was met by persons who were residents of Winona County at any time...
Grandparents came for breakfast with their grandchildren along with many parents and family members during the Lutheran School Week.  The Dan and Monica Bjork family enjoyed their morning breakfast together with Lucas, Dan  and grandpa!  Photos by Carol Boynton
By Carol Boynton Lewiston Journal Editor National Lutheran Schools Week provides a network of preschool, elementary school with the public opportunity to proclaim and celebrate God’s work among us in...
Team support  across the conference.  Here, LA Cardinals team captains honor and support team mates from Dover Eyota with Kale Pike who is battling cancer.  Photo By Carol Boynton
By Carol Boynton Lewiston Journal Editor Getting involved and helping others thrugh some tough times supports resilience in ourselves. But look to the students have learned that early. Lewiston...
Fire causes a total loss of the Steve and Bonnie Kalmes rural home.  This was the home that Steve grew up in.   The fire rekindled itself and the house was totally engaged with fire when forefighters returned.
By Carol Boynton Lewiston Journal Editor An early morning fire was responded to by the firefighters from Altura, Rollingstone and Lewiston. The firefighters were called in during the snowstorm...

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