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Mike Wilson, left, spoke with David Renshaw, chief engineer aboard the Joseph Patrick Eckstein while refueling the vessel with 15,000 gallons of gasoline. The towboat from St. Louis was hauling grain down river. Wilson recently sold his family owned oil company to Dehn Oil out of Ramsey, Minn., but will remain active with the company during the transition to train new staff on the river industry refueling. Samantha Bengs / RiverTown Multimedia
Refueling with new ownership; Wilson Oil sells to Minn. company
June 21, 2017 - 10:47am
Highway 10 and County Road J was the scene of a head-on collision Wednesday, June 21 at about 4:35 p.m. Two people were airlifted from the scene. Jalen Knuteson / RiverTown Multimedia
Two drivers airlifted after Highway 10 crash
June 22, 2017 - 6:27am
Garrett F. Olson, 31
June 21, 2017 - 7:43pm
After reportedly losing control of the vehicle, the driver hit the guard rail at Memorial Bluff, pushing it down the hill. Kit Murray / RiverTown Multimedia
Car breaks guardrail at Memorial Park
June 20, 2017 - 5:15pm
Rather than crossing both lanes of traffic, reduced conflict intersections require drivers to make a U-turn to reach the opposite lane. Photo courtesy of Minnesota Department of Transportation
New construction design in Minnesota is saving lives
June 21, 2017 - 6:00pm
Plein air artist Joshua Cunningham still uses the “guerrilla box” that was his prize for winning the Red Wing Plein Air Quick Paint contest in 2008. Photo by Amanda Cunningham
Plein air: 'Maddening, inspirational'
June 22, 2017 - 5:00pm
Authorities responded to a fire at 28013 Gadient Lane Monday afternoon. Samantha Bengs / RiverTown Multimedia play button
Authorities respond to house fire on Gadient Lane
June 19, 2017 - 2:56pm
A crowd listens during Red Wing Arts Association's free Concerts in the Park series. during a Red Wing Central Park. The Sheldon Brass Band will play at 7 p.m. Wednesday, June 21. All concerts are free. Photo by Chap Achen
Letter: Head to Red Wing's living room
June 22, 2017 - 11:02am
TJ Helmus, a physical therapist at Mayo Clinic Health System in Red Wing, works with Temeka Wirkkala on the leg press to help strengthen her knee after an injury. Submitted photo
Learning how to smile again
June 21, 2017 - 7:00am
The Ellsworth Creamery does more than just the regular cheese curd. CEO Paul Bauer said they do cheese curd crumbles for bratwursts, pizzas with cheese curd crumbles, and are coming out with a line of breaded cheese curds. Matthew Lambert / RiverTown Multimedia play button
How do they do it? Making the perfect cheese curd
June 22, 2017 - 7:00pm
Rosalind "Skipper" Ludwig
June 21, 2017 - 7:43pm
Betty J.
June 21, 2017 - 8:09pm
Louise M. Koester, 93
June 21, 2017 - 7:43pm
Tom Quanrud and Brian Schneider chat with customers at Oliver’s Wine Bar at West Third and Bush streets.  (Republican Eagle photos by Stacy Bengs)
Owners raise the bar with Oliver's
May 8, 2015 - 2:00pm
After a diligent “Save the Curds” campaign and meetings with Minnesota State Fair officials, it was announced this week that Don Mueller's The Original Deep Fried Cheese Curds space would be offered to another fair vendor. Cheese curd fans from all over the region were disappointed when they heard the news. Photo courtesy of Ellsworth Cooperative Creamery
Minn. State Fair cheese curd legend to appear at Cheese Curd Festival
June 22, 2017 - 2:48pm
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