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Candidate Q&A: Red Wing city council Ward 2
Local candidates attend forum, meet-and-greet
Hearing on Xcel rate increase scheduled for Wednesday
Bayley: Delivering justice case by case
Maiden Rock breaks ground on village center
crime and courts
Northland Outdoors TV goes in search of monster trout
Amateur Baseball: Aces' offense sputters against Northfield
Amateur Baseball: Aces secure home win over Minneapolis Angels
Legion Baseball: Post 54 bows out of Sub-State 6 playoffs
Amateur Baseball: Miesville continues winning ways
County 4-H’ers selected for presidential inauguration trip
Vintage Band Festival features Cannon Falls, Red Wing stops
Review: 'Hairspray' is feel-good fun
Web app tracks radon in Minnesota counties
‘Poke Ventures’ inspire community exploration, exercise
arts and entertainment
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Mary K. Wandmacher, 68
Robert E. Nelson, 84
Robert Roschen, 69
Janell G. Janhsen, 79
Dean L. Anderson, 71
Letter: Parking lot will detract from Historic Mall
Letter: Speak up at Xcel rate case hearing
Editorial: Pray for peace
Letter: Political candidates dividing our country
Letter: Dowse brings leadership qualities to race
Real Estate Showcase
November 6, 2014
AAA: Hands-free car technology potentially unsafe
Digital assistants like Apple’s Siri and vehicles with hands-free technology allow drivers to answer calls and compose text messages using voice commands, but a report out last month by AAA claims these systems have the potential to be a dangerous distraction. Though hands-free...
November 6, 2014 - 9:57am
October 24, 2014
Local horse wins equine therapy award
For more than a decade, Hannah has been helping people with physical and mental disabilities find relief and improve their quality of life. Now...
October 24, 2014 - 2:00pm
October 15, 2014
Time is right to protect against flu bug
Flu season hasn’t kicked into gear quite yet, but health experts say now is a good time for people to get their annual influenza vaccine. Getting vaccinated in early fall before flu season starts offers the best protection from the respiratory disease that is most active from October...
October 15, 2014 - 4:30pm
October 8, 2014
Speak up for Mental Illness Awareness
By Jessica Seide, Goodhue County Health and Human Services Only 61 percent of Americans think it appropriate to tell family members about a mental illness diagnosis, according to a recent study commissioned by the New York City Metro chapter of the National Alliance on Mental Illness....
October 8, 2014 - 2:00pm
October 6, 2014
Medica and Mayo reveal health plan for southern counties
Medica and Mayo Clinic announced Monday a new lower-cost health plan for Southern Minnesota. “This health plan expands options for consumers seeking Mayo Clinic care in Rochester and throughout Southern Minnesota at a lower cost than other available options and at the lowest...
October 6, 2014 - 9:49am
October 2, 2014
Workshops help patients take control of health woes
There’s a lot to think about when living with a chronic disease. From managing pain and other symptoms to keeping up on medication schedules...
October 2, 2014 - 3:00pm
Ellsworth hosts immunization clinics
The Pierce County Public Health Department is holding a child immunization clinic 2 to 4 p.m. Oct. 9 and 3 to 5 p.m. Oct. 22 in the Pierce County Office building, 412 W. Kinne St., Ellsworth. The clinic is for children through 18 years of age who are Medicaid eligible, uninsured,...
October 2, 2014 - 1:00pm
October 1, 2014
Goodhue County offers influenza vaccinations
Goodhue County Health and Human Services will hold flu vaccination clinics starting this month for Quadrivalent and FluMist. The clinics accept America’s PPO, Medica, PrimeWest, Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Minnesota, Medicare, South Country Health Care Alliance HealthPartners,...
October 1, 2014 - 10:00am
September 18, 2014
Ebola risk low compared to common flu
By Susan Johnson Goodhue County Health and Human Services Ebola is constantly in the news lately. What a very scary thing the Ebola virus is. The virus is named after the Ebola River in what is now known as the Democratic Republic of Congo. Its death rate can be as high as 90...
September 18, 2014 - 7:15am
September 10, 2014
The sweet taste of kindness
Students at Burnside Elementary got a glimpse of the power of kindness last week at an assembly to introduce the school’s yearly theme: “choose...
September 10, 2014 - 12:00pm
September 5, 2014
Program aims to catch stores selling tobacco to minors
Pierce County youths are teaming with adult supervisors to conduct tobacco compliance checks at area businesses through the Wisconsin Wins campaign to curb underage access to tobacco. The youth volunteers record whether or not they were able to purchase tobacco from local retailers....
September 5, 2014 - 10:00am
September 4, 2014
Ellsworth hosts immunization clinics
Pierce County Health Department is holding child immunization clinics 2 to 4 p.m. Sept. 11 and 3 to 5 p.m. Sept. 24 in the Pierce County Office Building, 412 W. Kinne St., Ellsworth. The clinic is for children through 18 years of age who are Medicaid eligible, uninsured, American...
September 4, 2014 - 12:00pm
September 3, 2014
Mayo hosts free beginner yoga class
A free introductory class on therapeutic yoga will be held 6 to 7 p.m. Tuesday Sept. 9 at the Professional and Community Center, 1407 W. Fourth St. Michele Hoffman, a certified yoga therapist at Mayo Clinic Health System in Red Wing, will teach the class that includes basic yoga...
September 3, 2014 - 12:00pm
Start the school day off on the right foot
By Goodhue County Health and Human Services Your child can start the day in a healthy way by walking or biking to school. Being active can...
September 3, 2014 - 9:00am
August 28, 2014
Saying goodbye to a good friend is never easy
Owning a pet means friendship, responsibility and forming a loving bond that can last a lifetime. The sad truth is that many owners outlive...
August 28, 2014 - 12:48pm