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Zumbrota’s historic covered bridge, built in 1869, has been located in Covered Bridge Park since 1997. From 1932 to 1970 it was at the Goodhue County Fairgrounds, where it was used as exhibit space and a beer garden.
Progress: State's last covered bridge is local treasure
24 min 39 sec ago
Nurses Jenna Jech (left) and Erin Buck demonstrate a newborn warming station and iPad video link in the birthing center at Mayo Clinic Health System in Red Wing. The mobile unit allows for labs to be done on the child while in the same room as the mother and in skin-to-skin contact if possible. (Republican Eagle photo by Michael Brun)
Reimagining the C-section
24 min 47 sec ago
Progress: Zumbrota envisions better river view, park
12 hours 23 min ago
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Vote gives solar proposal a little light
17 hours 24 min ago
Region’s residents sound off on Walker budget
17 hours 24 min ago
Lake Pepin yielded a solid “crop” of pure ice blocks that were harvested from an ice field. In this photo, crews are hauling blocks up a ramp onto a horse-drawn wagon. (Photos courtesy of the Phil Revoir Collection, Goodhue County Historical Society)
Progress: Harvesting ice was hard work
18 hours 24 min ago
First tow marks unofficial start of navigation season
March 25, 2015 - 12:33pm
Minnesota House Speaker Kurt Daudt points to a chart Tuesday that he says shows state government growing faster than family budgets. (Forum News Service photo by Don Davis)
Republicans want $2 billion in tax cuts
March 25, 2015 - 3:00pm
Highway 61 funding revisited
March 25, 2015 - 5:00pm
Xcel Energy crews work on power lines near Burnside Cemetery shortly after 10 a.m. Wednesday. An outage cut power to 965 customers around 8:37 a.m. (Republican Eagle photo by Michael Brun)
Power out in parts of Red Wing
March 25, 2015 - 9:56am
Minnesota House Transportation Chairman Tim Kelly of Red Wing says Republicans listened to Minnesotans and are not offering any tax increase to fund road and bridge work. With Kelly on Monday was House Speaker Kurt Daudt. (Forum News Service photo by Don Davis)
Transportation plans: New taxes vs. no new taxes
March 25, 2015 - 8:00am
Hastings pilot OK after his plane began to sink on North Lake
March 24, 2015 - 8:26am
Goodhue County replaced a nearly 100-year-old bridge over Wells Creek last fall in Florence Township. The county should be replacing at least five bridges a year, but a lack of funds has it averaging a little over one. (Republican Eagle photos by Michael Brun)
Progress: Land of many crossings
March 26, 2015 - 8:00am
Red Wing ‘pianist’ sentenced
March 24, 2015 - 7:26am
People living in house and apartments within a half mile of trains carrying Bakken crude oil need to be prepared for catastrophy, state officials say. (RE file photo)
Residents in oil train danger zone told to prepare
March 22, 2015 - 9:22am