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Eagle rescued in Hay Creek
Faith in Action seeks drivers
Red Wing residents survive fatal Wisconsin crash
Elementary schools to test cluster model
Farm market report for Dec. 18 from the Zumbrota MN Livestock Auction Market
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Boys Basketball: Wingers fend off New Prague
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Stephanie D. Mickelson vs. JP Morgan Chase Bank
Notice ot Creditors re: Rona Emerson
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COMM PROC 12-2-2014
LaVaughn (Connie) Gotzman, 88
Helen Grace Bengtson, 90
Jack Weber, 79
Gloria McKenzie, 89
James W. Kelm, 67
Letter: Spell out Ellsworth’s school survey for people’s sake
Letter: Hold torturers accountable
Editorial: City Hall calls
Letter: Government process falls short of fair, open in city
Editorial: Let’s play
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December 16, 2014
Farm market report for Dec. 14 from the Zumbrota MN Livestock Auction Market
Monday December 15, 2014 Feeder Cattle: See Thurs 12/04/14 report for more results Beef Steers & Bulls Plain Cattle Discounted 250-350# 235 - 275 cwt 400-600# 195 - 257.5 cwt 600-800# 170 - 193 cwt Beef Heifers 250-400# 185 - 265 cwt 400-600# 135 - 230 cwt 600-800#...
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December 16, 2014 - 9:38am
December 15, 2014
Citizens Building vote coming Tuesday
Goodhue County commissioners and staff discussed nearly $12 million in upcoming building projects at a Committee of the Whole meeting Wednesday. The most expensive piece is an overhaul to the Citizens Building at an estimated $7.1 million. An additional $4.8 million is needed to...
news / government
December 15, 2014 - 4:32pm
School offers support following student death
A Red Wing youth died this weekend of a gunshot wound that occurred while hunting in Maiden Rock, according to Pierce County authorities. The incident is under investigation. Logan Hinrichs attended eighth grade at Red Wing High School. Supt. Karsten Anderson sent out an alert...
December 15, 2014 - 4:10pm
50 years of family fun at Welch
By Samantha Bengs firstname.lastname@example.org WELCH — Welch Village Ski and Snowboard Resort has been a prime destination for winter sport enthusiasts for many seasons. Founded by brothers Clemens and Leigh Nelson in August of 1965, the local slope marks its 50th anniversary...
news / region
December 15, 2014 - 2:21pm
Bemidji student who died fell into creek
BEMIDJI, Minn. — Police believe a Bemidji State University student who was found dead Wednesday, wandered off the road and fell into a creek, eventually being overcome by the cold. Police say Sandra Lommen, 20, was at a party and then tried to walk back to campus. The freshman...
December 15, 2014 - 1:00pm
Gas prices dipping as holiday nears
Gassing up to head to grandma’s house for Christmas will be cheaper this year. The average price of gas in Minnesota was $2.49 a gallon Thursday, according to AAA and GasBuddy.com. Prices in Red Wing ranged between $2.40 and $2.45 Friday. The Department of Energy predicts nationwide...
December 15, 2014 - 7:30am
December 14, 2014
Breakfast is served
Minnesota legislators Rep. Tim Kelly and Sen. Matt Schmit toured Sunnyside Elementary school Friday morning during a special Red Wing School Board meeting. One purpose was to allow board members to express concerns for the upcoming legislative session. The tour began in the cafeteria...
news / education
December 14, 2014 - 12:22pm
Baldwin to celebrate life of ‘great moments’
By Samantha Bengs email@example.com In today’s world, days, months and even years can flash by before we know it. Many of us find ourselves looking back, pondering how quickly time moves. It is common to hear “time” come under criticism: “If I only had more...
December 14, 2014 - 10:35am
December 13, 2014
Prairie Island shuts Unit 1 back down
Operators shut down Prairie Island nuclear plant Unit 1 Wednesday afternoon to replace a reactor coolant pump seal, according to Xcel Energy. Crews expect to complete work in a little more than a week. They safely shut down the reactor at 1:35 p.m. Wednesday, and the situation posed...
December 13, 2014 - 2:24pm
Zumbrota, DFA plant back at odds
By Sandy Hadler Contributor ZUMBROTA — Corporate headquarters of Dairy Farmers of America in Missouri has requested that Zumbrota waive the penalties the city imposed on DFA’s local plant in October. Those penalties were the result of continued excessive dumping of BODs into...
news / government
December 13, 2014 - 9:32am
December 12, 2014
Planting in the red in hopes of '15 green
By Mikkel Pates Forum News Service It might not be a return to the 1980s credit crisis, but another ag lender survey shows a yellow light for “slow” in the region’s agricultural pace heading into 2015. A preliminary summary of a recent Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis...
December 12, 2014 - 7:00pm
Minnesota senators look to Wisconsin for workforce advice
ST. PAUL — Stories of Minnesota manufacturers finding it difficult to fill jobs abound around rural Minnesota, and some state senators are looking at ways to help. It may only take a little nudge to move businesses to taking action, a Wisconsin education leader Monday told seven...
news / government
December 12, 2014 - 5:04pm
Updated: Two die in crash south of Hastings
Two vehicles collided south of Hastings on Ravenna Trail on Thursday afternoon at about 3:25 p.m. The crash occurred near the intersection of 185th Street and Ravenna Trail. It was a head-on collision between two vehicles. A four-door passenger vehicle was traveling north on Ravenna...
news / accidents
December 12, 2014 - 3:56pm
Group seeks backing for arts grants
A local group known as the Cultureshed Initiative got city support Monday as it seeks grants for public art and design efforts. The group, formerly the Our Town Committee, convened in October 2013 and has been meeting monthly to “identify and develop creative placemaking strategies...
news / government
December 12, 2014 - 8:08am
December 11, 2014
Air pollution advisory issued for southern Minnesota
The Minnesota Pollution Control Agency issued an air pollution health advisory for the southern half of Minnesota, from Thursday afternoon to early Sunday morning. Warmer temperatures, moisture and low wind conditions are causing fine particle formation and trapping near the ground,...
December 11, 2014 - 2:55pm