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Public Notice - Special Meeting
Name Change - William R. Ramirez to William R. Noland
Public Notice - December 2016 BOA
Janet M. Barringer
Katharine "Kay" Vogel, 93
David Warner, 61
Frances E. Swanson, 90
Gloria R. 'Gina' Mensing, 63
Viewpoint: When we see un-American behavior, let's push back
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Letter: Obama's family also exemplify service
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August 3, 2016
Superintendent gets solid review
Red Wing School Board completed Supt. Karsten Anderson’s annual performance review in a closed session at its July 18 meeting. Board members went over the results at Monday’s meeting. They evaluated 10 areas: leadership of educational programs, communications with the school board,...
August 3, 2016 - 5:00pm
July 21, 2016
Competitive bidding, favorable bond interest rates help bring down referendum’s impact
Stacy Childers, municipal adviser for Springsted Incorporated, presented sale results to the Red Wing School Board at Monday evening’s meeting. Springsted solicited bids on a competitive basis on behalf of the Red Wing Public Schools in the amount $22,615,000 to finance current...
July 21, 2016 - 8:00am
June 29, 2016
College introduces new Dean of Trade and Technology
Fresh off the heels of announcing a new name and expanding services, Minnesota State College Southeast introduced Travis Thul, the new dean of...
June 29, 2016 - 5:00pm
June 25, 2016
College expands services, shortens name
It’s been 24 years since Winona and Red Wing merged their technical colleges to form the Red Wing/Winona Technical College. The year before...
June 25, 2016 - 7:00am
June 23, 2016
School district budget talks underway
With the Red Wing Public School District cutting $2.4 million from its budget over the past two years, the initial discussion of the preliminary budget for fiscal year 2017 was met with differing perspectives Monday night. Business Manager Jackie Paradis presented School Board members...
June 23, 2016 - 5:00pm
June 22, 2016
Red Wing/Winona college now called Minnesota State College Southeast
Minnesota State College Southeast, previously known as Minnesota State College – Southeast Technical, announced today the Minnesota State Colleges and Universities Board of Trustees approved a change in mission, allowing the college to offer the associate of arts degree. “Today...
June 22, 2016 - 5:08pm
School Board revises 2015-16 calendar
As required by the state, the Red Wing School Board approved a revision Monday to the 2015-16 school calendar showing 171 student days instead of 173 student days because of two snow days on Feb. 2, 2016, and March 24, 2016. Even with the change, the school district still met the...
June 22, 2016 - 2:00pm
June 17, 2016
Colleges are crucial to state’s wellbeing
To the Editor: In July I am retiring after more than 40 years in higher education, 11 years as a president. Over the years I have had many opportunities to work with elected officials, and I have always been impressed. I don’t envy the job they have to do — especially when they...
June 17, 2016 - 12:00pm
June 16, 2016
Bergeson selected as the Minnesota Outstanding Earth Science Teacher
Fifth-grade teacher Jody Bergeson began her career, then stopped. She decided to go back to nursing school, became a nurse and has worked in...
June 16, 2016 - 5:30pm
June 9, 2016
Letter: Volunteers rally for grad party makeover
To the Editor: This year we made some changes to the Red Wing senior graduation party to try and shake things up, save some money and have an easy transition for the students after ceremony. We chose the Prairie Island Arena across the parking lot from the high school. In the beginning...
June 9, 2016 - 12:01pm
June 8, 2016
Architectural, engineering services approved for Twin Bluffs Middles School
After a process that saw 14 companies submit bids for Red Wing Public Schools’ architecture and engineering work after the passage of the April referendum, the School Board voted to negotiate a contract with ISG. Staff — including Supt. Karsten Anderson, Board member Arlen Diercks...
June 8, 2016 - 7:30am
June 6, 2016
Red Wing Class of 2016
Rain poured down Friday evening as attendees of Red Wing High School’s graduation filed into Sonju Gymnasium, found their seats and waited...
June 6, 2016 - 1:28pm
June 5, 2016
Lake City grad will continue to perform
LAKE CITY — As a seventh-grader at Lincoln High School, Benjamin Gardner knew he wanted to get involved with the theater production after watching...
June 5, 2016 - 2:00pm
June 3, 2016
Lanesboro eyes Red Wing AD for school superintendent
Matt Schultz, Red Wing High School activities director, is a finalist for Lanesboro School District superintendent. The district website lists the others as Jennifer Backer, current superintendent of Mable-Canton/Lyle; Brett Clarke, Lanesboro High School principal; Craig Ihrke, Chatfield...
June 3, 2016 - 5:59pm
May 27, 2016
A graduation of appreciation
By Sandy Hadler Contributor PINE ISLAND — Keanan Peterson-Rucker was Pine Island’s first official student representative to the School Board. In the past, a student council member would report to the Board every month, but that was the only involvement. As that member last year,...
May 27, 2016 - 5:00pm