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Many merchants still swiping long after deadline to switch to new credit, debit card technology
Every Hand Joined helps the school year start with a spark
DNR asks hunters to pass on radio-collared research bears
Trump last to make state ballot
crime and courts
Volleyball: Lake City regroups, beats St. Charles in five
Cross-Country: Wingers sweep competition at W-K
Boys Soccer: PIZM sneaks by Cotter in OT
Volleyball: Bombers go the distance, knock off Albany
Volleyball: No. 1 K-W victorious in opener
Vikings honor Russ Marshall
Goodhue County farmers at last can call Princess Kay of the Milky Way their own
Helmets prevent severe head injuries
Chamber Golf Tourney gets a rock n' roll beat
Goodhue native crowned Princess Kay of the Milky Way
arts and entertainment
The Lending Connection, Inc. vfs Sermania
Norbert "Nub" Deiss, 89
James Albert Weber, age 79 of Cannon Falls, MN died at home on Friday, August 26, 2016 with his family at his side following a six year battle with cancer. He was born on September 2, 1936 in Minneapolis, MN. He attended school in Fletcher, MN, and lat
James A. Weber, 79
Mary C. Lewis, 75
Donna M. Johnson, 83
Young citizens use contest to express views
Editorial: States taxes bubbling up
Commentary: Taxpayers funded lifesaving drug and guess what happened next
Letter: Kiwanis makes trademark baskets bloom
Editorial: State frozen in political dysfunction
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September 10, 2011
Tying the knot on 9/10/11
Whether couples getting married today are doing it for personal significance or the fact that the date reads 9/10/11, they've certainly selected a notable anniversary. "It's something that they'll never forget. It's an easy number to remember," said Tom Withers, owner of Josephson's...
September 10, 2011 - 7:00pm
September 4, 2011
Explaining 9/11 to younger kids
As the 10th anniversary of the terrorist attacks draws nearer, the news will be packed with stories looking back at the trauma and those it most affected, but everyone will have their own ways of coping. "There's two real distinct lines of thought," said Kim Baldwin, a psychologist...
September 4, 2011 - 10:00am
September 2, 2011
How to prepare healthy lunches
Snack Packs, Lunchables and Little Debbie cakes may be quick and easy foods to toss in your child's lunchbox as they run out the door, but just...
September 2, 2011 - 1:38pm
August 30, 2011
Local family wins statewide Special Olympics award
When Peter von Haaren looks back over the years he's been a Special Olympics ski coach, he remembers one athlete in particular who struggled...
August 30, 2011 - 12:00pm
August 24, 2011
Is your child at risk for meningococcal meningitis?
Meningococcal disease is a rare but serious - and potentially fatal - bacterial infection that may result in swelling of the membranes surrounding the brain and spinal cord (meningitis) or a serious blood infection (meningococcemia). This disease often infects people who were...
August 24, 2011 - 12:39pm
August 23, 2011
Rescued bald eagle to be release at Carpenter Nature Center on Wednesday
A bald eagle rescued during a snowstorm in March will be released at 9 a.m. Wednesday, Aug. 24, at Carpenter Nature Center in Hastings. The eagle was injured in what was believed to be a territorial dispute. Three Carpenter Nature Center staff members and volunteers drove to the...
August 23, 2011 - 10:34am
July 8, 2011
Check your child's car seat
Make sure your child is safe and secure while riding in the back seat. Bring your children/grandchildren and their car seats to the Pierce County Public Health Department. A child passenger safety technician will inspect the car seat and make sure it fits both your child and your...
July 8, 2011 - 12:00pm
June 29, 2011
The best way to fight
A game of pingpong is simple enough - one ball bouncing back and forth between two paddles. But imagine throwing another ball in the mix. Or two. Or three. Kim Baldwin, a psychologist at Fairview Red Wing Medical Center, said that's one of the biggest problems people have when...
June 29, 2011 - 11:00am
April 30, 2011
March for Babies: Schmidts are ambassador family
There was nothing unusual about Amy Schmidt's pregnancy for the first 24 weeks, but then week 25 came and she went into labor. An Obstetrics...
April 30, 2011 - 12:00pm
April 29, 2011
High school proms get grander
Jake Barrientos thought about repainting Barn Bluff to ask Stefanie Orr to prom this year. But a fear of slipping kept the Red Wing High School...
April 29, 2011 - 9:00am
April 13, 2011
Nature has what local kids want
Some claim kids don't want to go outside. They lament the lure of the Wii and Game Boy. But don't let that fool you. Kids love the outdoors. No matter their age, socio-economic status, or background, children are happier when they play outside. Increasing numbers of studies...
April 13, 2011 - 12:00am
April 8, 2011
WIC launches breastfeeding peer counseling program
WIC, a supplemental and nutrition education program for Women, Infants and Children, has always promoted breastfeeding as the standard for infant feeding and is now offering more support to women during their pregnancy and after their baby is born. Breastfeeding is best for baby...
April 8, 2011 - 3:03pm
Fairview Red Wing Medical Center gets lactation designation
Last year, nearly 90 percent of women who delivered their babies in Red Wing breastfed, said Ann Beckman, a certified lactation consultant at Fairview Red Wing Medical Center. While it seems that breastfeeding is something that would come naturally to both mother and baby, it does...
April 8, 2011 - 3:00pm
November 24, 2010
A lot to be thankful for
There may not be enough drumsticks to go around, but there's plenty of everything else at the Jeff Chalmers and Julie Martin household. Especially...
November 24, 2010 - 12:48am
November 4, 2010
Book focuses on life, not death
"Even the Angels" by Patricia Kelly Santelmann tells a different story than the typical memoirs about dysfunctional families. According to the author, this memoir "is a book about the ability to appreciate the sweet times of life, yet meet adversity with courage and grace." It...
November 4, 2010 - 8:43am