The Winona Human Rights Commission has named the winners of their annual essay contest for area students in grades 5 through 12. The essay topic was, “What does Human Rights mean to me, and what role does it play in my life?”
The winners are:
• First place - Alessia Velasquez Nitti, junior, Cotter High School
• Second place - Stephani Cardenas, junior, Cotter High School
• Third place - Kate Casey, ninth grade, Winona Senior High School
• The essay contest winners will each be awarded a Visa gift card and a certificate.