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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
Several changes ahead for area teams after realignment
Boys Basketball: Goodhue stunned by North Woods
Boys Basketball: Lake City advances to consolation finals
Boys Basketball: Buck revels in being Wildcats' sharpshooter
Boys Basketball: Wildcats handle LP-A in state quarterfinals
Q&A: Mary Cyr
Review: 'Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike' brings non-stop laughter
Q&A: Ozzie Encinosa
Benefit for family of Mitch Prescott is April 1
Lexi lends a helping paw
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
Viewpoint: Farmers making progress on new buffer requirement
Letter: Treasure Island helps Spare Key help others
Letter: Representatives vote to legalize cruel hunting methods
Letter: Community rallies behind Humane Society
Letter: Why an exemption from overtime?
Real Estate Showcase
March 23, 2017
Solar garden vote tabled for 60 days
Wacouta Township residents continued to voice concerns over the proposed Wildwood Solar Garden at a public hearing Tuesday in the Goodhue County...
March 23, 2017 - 4:00pm
March 21, 2017
Rep. Haley gives legislative update
Updates from Rep. Haley Rep. Barb Haley briefly dropped by the Goodhue County Board meeting March 21 after attending a day care discussion to...
March 21, 2017 - 6:51pm
March 20, 2017
Hard out here for a shrimp
ST. PAUL — A southwestern Minnesota company is fishing for state aid to open two indoor shrimp farms. Michael Ziebell, president of trū...
March 20, 2017 - 12:00pm
March 17, 2017
Incumbents remain standing in township elections
Tuesday, March 14 marked the annual township meetings and elections for 2017. Goodhue County saw a lot of incumbents keep their position, while some townships had write-in candidates take over. Stanton Township voted yes to the special election ballot question: "Shall the county be...
March 17, 2017 - 7:35pm
March 16, 2017
Lake City maps lodging properties
Lake City Economic Development Authority worked with Goodhue County GIS Service recently to map out the locations of the city's lodging properties and units as of January 2017. "Good decision-making is based in part on good information," according to a Lake City EDA email newsletter....
March 16, 2017 - 6:00pm
March 8, 2017
Dated voting machines needing improvements
ST. PAUL — Minnesota's local government officials say searching the eBay online auction site for voting machine parts is not the best way...
March 8, 2017 - 7:00am
March 3, 2017
Bill would create college savings incentives
ST. PAUL — A newly introduced Minnesota House bill aims to cut student debt by offering tax incentives to families saving for college....
March 3, 2017 - 4:38pm
March 1, 2017
'A message worth sending'
Red Wing City Council Red Wing became the fourth Minnesota city to pass a resolution in support of the Convention to End Discrimination Against...
March 1, 2017 - 5:00pm
February 27, 2017
Schmit leads new Growth and Justice research group
Fresh off a four-year term at the Minnesota Capitol, former Sen. Matt Schmit will take the lead of a new project with advocacy and policy research group Growth and Justice. The group aims to develop policies that stimulate economic prosperity throughout the state. Schmit will work...
February 27, 2017 - 6:00pm
February 23, 2017
Circle K Family Farms decision to be tested in Minnesota Court of Appeals
Tuesday's County Board meeting was met with anticipation by Zumbrota citizens. A controversial conditional-use permit passed by a unanimous 4-0...
February 23, 2017 - 4:00pm
Eight solar projects approved: Goodhue County Board briefs
Solar Stone proposed a conditional-use permit in Florence Township for a 5-megawatt utility scale energy system occupying 31 acres. Goodhue County commissioners were told the solar system will not create offensive odor, fumes, dust, noise or vibration. Innovative Power Systems sought...
February 23, 2017 - 3:00pm
February 22, 2017
Buffering back and forth: Locals react to Minn. buffer law
Minnesota's buffer law states that all "public waters" and "public drainage ditches" need to have a natural buffer separating cultivated land and the adjacent waterway or ditch by November. Last year, the Department of Natural Resources published an online map that identifies where...
February 22, 2017 - 7:00pm
February 21, 2017
Ex-opioid addict: Doctors only want to prescribe 'pills, pills, pills, pills'
Cindy Woldstad lived in pain, then became hooked on opioid painkillers.
February 21, 2017 - 9:33pm
February 14, 2017
Updated: Planning Commission OK's high-profile Zumbrota feedlot
Goodhue County Planning Advisory Commission unanimously recommended approval Monday, Feb. 13, for a permit request by Circle K Family Farms to...
February 14, 2017 - 12:02pm
February 1, 2017
High-Speed Rail Commission seeks state funds for second train
Passenger rail advocates in southeastern Minnesota want the state to provide a portion of the funding needed to complete planning for a second train from the Twin Cities to Chicago. The Minnesota High-Speed Rail Commission unanimously approved a resolution at its last meeting in support...
February 1, 2017 - 8:30am