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Higher education bills call for Minnesota State tuition freezes
Bill Federbusch, always optimistic
Arts Board awards grants to local groups
Duluth Trading Company coming to Red Wing
Minnesota roundup: Jury convicts Blaine driver who hit man standing by mailbox
crime and courts
Boys Basketball: Goodhue wraps up third place
Boys Basketball: Lake City drops consolation championship
Several changes ahead for area teams after realignment
Boys Basketball: Goodhue stunned by North Woods
Boys Basketball: Lake City advances to consolation finals
African Cinderella tale comes to Sheldon
No foolin' — Sheldon presents prom for all ages
Q&A: Mary Cyr
Review: 'Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike' brings non-stop laughter
Q&A: Ozzie Encinosa
arts and entertainment
U.S. Bank National Association vs Forsman
Homeservices Lending, LLC vs meyer
Notice of Informal Probate: 25-PR-17-651 Harris
NAME CHANGE: 25-CV-17-605, Minor Child
Ronald E. Ross, 79
Wesley A. Schrimpf, 81
Hildegard C. Miller
Neala "Kay" Shager, 73
Johnny C. Doden, 89
Letter: Understand that federal budget cuts will hurt our students
Column: Attempting to drain the swamp in Minnesota government
Viewpoint: Farmers making progress on new buffer requirement
Letter: Treasure Island helps Spare Key help others
Letter: Representatives vote to legalize cruel hunting methods
Real Estate Showcase
June 23, 2016
‘Click It’ shows many people aren’t buckling up
By Goodhue County Health & Human Services While most Minnesotans understand that seat belts and child restraints save lives, thousands of drivers were cited for not buckling up during the “Click It or Ticket” extra enforcement campaign from May 23-June 5. Law enforcement handed...
June 23, 2016 - 2:00pm
June 14, 2016
New Mayo Clinic research site will grow in dynamic way
ROCHESTER, Minn. — Mayo Clinic is more than doubling its research space, the first major step in a $6.5 billion plan to increase its Rochester presence. The overall plan, known as Destination Medical Center, would add 30,000 jobs to world-famous Mayo and double Rochester’s 100,000...
June 14, 2016 - 7:00am
June 10, 2016
Free summer meal program for kids continues to expand
More children will have convenient access to no-charge lunches this summer thanks to an expanded meal program and plenty of local helpers.
June 10, 2016 - 7:00am
May 27, 2016
Pregnancy and Zika virus: What we know, what we don't know
By Dr. Emily Linklater Health columnist What we know, what we don’t know Although the Zika virus was first discovered in 1947, it has been in the last two years that physicians and researchers have identified a link between the Zika virus and birth defects. Zika is transmitted...
May 27, 2016 - 7:00am
May 13, 2016
Prince’s estate woes underscore need to plan
As the divvying up of Prince’s estate plays out in court, experts say the high profile case is a reminder for people to document their final wishes. The 57-year-old Minnesota musician reportedly died without a will, forcing a legal process that could take years to resolve. “Our...
May 13, 2016 - 6:00am
May 6, 2016
Rental sites continue to go smoke free
Four Corners Partnership more than doubled its goal of helping 10 multi-unit housing buildings go smoke free last year, according to a recent...
May 6, 2016 - 9:51am
April 8, 2016
Plan ahead for severe weather
Do not be alarmed next week when tornado sirens sound off across the region — it is only a test. Sirens statewide will be activated twice Thursday...
April 8, 2016 - 7:43am
March 18, 2016
Smoking, drinking, obesity weigh down county health score
Goodhue County ranks 61st out of 87 Minnesota counties when it comes to residents’ healthy behaviors, according to the annual County Health Rankings & Roadmaps report out this week by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and University of Wisconsin Population Health Institute....
March 18, 2016 - 8:00am
March 10, 2016
Deer Crest drumming up some fun with new program
Residents at Deer Crest are feeling the beat and playing along thanks to a new drum circle program led by retired Burnside Elementary music teacher...
March 10, 2016 - 8:00am
February 18, 2016
Cancer survivors ‘Livestrong’ through exercise, support
For the past few weeks, a group of people has been meeting Tuesdays and Thursdays at Red Wing Family YMCA to exercise and connect. Its members...
February 18, 2016 - 5:00pm
January 20, 2016
Column: Reduce your health care needs with lifestyle changes
By Dr. Robert Karol The future of health care faces a problem. First, baby boomers are aging – well so is everyone, but they are reaching retirement ages. Second, there is a coming shortage of health care providers to care for them – actually this is upon us now in many nursing...
January 20, 2016 - 1:12pm
January 8, 2016
Medical center offers yoga-mood class
Mayo Clinic Health System in Red Wing will offer a six-week yoga class focusing on mood enhancement beginning 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. Thursday Jan. 21. Michele Hoffman, a certified yoga therapist, will teach gentle yoga postures, breathing practices and meditation techniques to raise energy...
January 8, 2016 - 12:00pm
December 24, 2015
‘Old soul’ learns new tricks
People’s eyes seem to light up when Maddie enters a room, but the 8-year-old Golden Retriever isn’t able to see the reactions herself. The...
December 24, 2015 - 5:00pm
November 27, 2015
From diagnosis to prevention experts
When David Asp was diagnosed with malignant melanoma in May 2014, he and his wife, Kathy Asp, said they decided to educate themselves on the...
November 27, 2015 - 1:00pm
November 20, 2015
Learn how to ease a mental health crisis
In her book “Crisis Intervention 101,” local author Linda Flanders outlines the steps to help bring someone down from a mental health crisis — the same material she teaches to law enforcement and first responders. “I call it the shortest, simplest, most important book...
November 20, 2015 - 12:02pm