Slide Show: Jefferson Awards Banquet 2019

Once a year, WXOW and Altra Federal Credit Union gather to honor our Jefferson Award winners from the past year.

March Jefferson Award Winner: Virginia Wintersteen, M.D.

She is a “tireless advocate” for people who have physical challenges.  

Doctor Virginia Wintersteen is an orthopedist at Gundersen Health System.  Beyond that work, she has volunteered for years to provide opportunities for children and adults with disabilities.  Opportunities that did not always exist.

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Jefferson Award Winner: Carol Anderson

Black River Falls, WI (WXOW) – – When Carol Anderson retired from teaching in the Black River Falls School District, she did not stop serving her

Jefferson Award Winner: Don Herr

CATARACT, Wis. (WXOW) – – If you live in Cataract, chances are you’ve heard of Don Herr. “Over the years, if all else failed …’Go

Jefferson Award Winner: Lucas Zellmer

La Crosse, WI (WXOW) – Each month, we tell you about someone who contributes to the community expecting nothing in return.  They volunteer or see a


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