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Hager City man airlifted after rollover crash
Goodhue County commissioners dig into 2017 county budget
DNR Survey finds Minnesota wolf population holding stable
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Volleyball: Young Wingers look to build on last year's success
Girls Tennis: Red Wing fights off Lake City for win
Volleyball: Randolph stands together in SEC win
Girls Soccer: Lake City shut out in opener
Girls Soccer: PIZM clipped in OT by Dover-Eyota
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
Treasure Island sponsors event to benefit two veteran organizations
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James A. Weber, 79
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Editorial: States taxes bubbling up
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August 26, 2016
Helmets prevent severe head injuries
Despite some criticism of bike helmets for not being protective enough, they do cut the risk of severe traumatic brain injury by half when riders suffer a head injury, a U.S. study suggests. Riders with helmets were also less likely to die from their injuries, and less likely to break...
22 hours 46 min ago
August 19, 2016
Answered: Common questions about vaccines, safety
By Vicki Iocco Goodhue County Health & Human Services With school starting and flu season soon to follow, it’s a good time to think about how lucky we are to live in a time and place where there are vaccines. Vaccines are among the most important accomplishments in medicine...
August 19, 2016 - 5:00pm
August 18, 2016
Blood shortage prompts calls for life-saving donations
As a national blood bank, the American Red Cross requires 14,000 units of blood donations from donors across the nation each day to meet patient...
August 18, 2016 - 5:16pm
August 10, 2016
West Nile virus confirmed in Pierce County bird
PIERCE COUNTY -- The Pierce County Health Department reports a dead crow found in Pierce County on July 29 has tested positive for West Nile virus. This is the first bird that tested positive for West Nile virus in Pierce County since surveillance for the mosquito-transmitted virus...
August 10, 2016 - 4:40pm
August 9, 2016
Mother of slain River Falls girls to speak at trauma workshop
As Jessica Peterson raced home to River Falls in July 2012, fearful her ex-husband had just killed their three young daughters, her first interaction...
August 9, 2016 - 4:53pm
August 7, 2016
HSGC combats overpopulation with cat sale
Each spring, staff at the Humane Society of Goodhue County expect an influx of kittens that stretches into the fall before the cold weather hits....
August 7, 2016 - 7:30am
August 4, 2016
Bloodmobile to stop in Goodhue, Kenyon
The American Red Cross Bloodmobile will be at the Lions Community Center in Goodhue from 1 to 7 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 10, and then at St. Michael’s Catholic Church, Kenyon, from 1 to 7 p.m. Aug. 15. Blood supplies are low. The American Red Cross urges all eligible donors to make...
August 4, 2016 - 7:00am
August 3, 2016
Plan for long-term care needs
We plan for our children’s’ college, weddings. We plan for our vacations, retirement. But do we plan for our long-term care needs? Unfortunately many of us do not plan for the needs we will have as we age, or if we become disabled prior to retirement. We know it’s good to plan...
August 3, 2016 - 12:00pm
July 31, 2016
'NASwalker' demonstrates racing is fun at any age
The ladies of the Red Hat Societea in Red Wing lined up a vibrant team of decorated walkers for a race around Bay Point park Friday — an event...
July 31, 2016 - 9:13am
July 29, 2016
Area Agency on Aging puts Wanamingo senior citizens on video
By Sandy Hadler Contributor WANAMINGO — Hard work and dedication paid off for Wanamingo senior citizens, who diligently attend exercise classes...
July 29, 2016 - 2:00pm
July 22, 2016
Web app tracks radon in Minnesota counties
A majority of Minnesota counties have high average levels of radon, according to a new online tool that tracks the prevalence of the odorless...
July 22, 2016 - 7:30am
July 20, 2016
Runners: World Peace begins with personal connections
Four runners in the North American leg of Peace Run, an international effort for world peace, capped off a 54-mile run from Minneapolis in Red...
July 20, 2016 - 7:30am
July 13, 2016
Local 5-year-old saves cousin from choking
With toys scattered throughout their grandmother’s Red Wing home, it was an average day in late June for cousins Jaedyn Wilschek and Patrick...
July 13, 2016 - 6:00am
July 8, 2016
Column: Support is out there, so you start by asking
The power of advocacy organizations is amazing for people with health care needs. Joining one relevant to your condition can be life changing. So, what are advocacy organizations? Typically these are non-profit organizations that are not affiliated with any provider of services, insurance...
July 8, 2016 - 6:00am
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