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Wilson Oil switches to VP
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Volleyball: Lyons tabbed to take over Red Wing program
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Amateur Baseball: Mudhens split on the weekend
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Northland Outdoors TV goes in search of monster trout
Dessert fundraiser pulls up to St. James Hotel Aug. 3
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Review: 'Hairspray' is feel-good fun
Web app tracks radon in Minnesota counties
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BOARD OF COMM 8-11-16
Cindy Lichty, 70
Timothy J. Larson Jr., 38
Cindy Lichty, 70
Mary K. Wandmacher, 68
Harold L. Buck, 82
Letter: Dowse understands budgets, people
Letter: Evan Brown will work to help the city thrive
Klobuchar: Make sure veterans get care they deserve
Bad tempers in Red Wing work zone leave bad taste
Editorial: Unified? Nope
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March 11, 2016
Nesseth makes bid for County Board
Byron “Barney” Nesseth, of rural Wanamingo, announced he is running for Goodhue County commissioner in District 3. “Representing you as your county commissioner I will be a strong advocate for the taxpayer,” he wrote in an email announcement. “Being a small business owner...
March 11, 2016 - 5:45pm
March 10, 2016
Cuts top $800K for Red Wing schools
With few changes from the proposal put before them last month, Red Wing School Board members unanimously approved a budget reconciliation plan of more than $800,000 Monday night. Including last year’s cuts of $1.6 million, the district has cut a total of $2.4 million from its budget...
March 10, 2016 - 5:00pm
Dayton lays out legislative plan
MINNEAPOLIS — Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton laid out a plan for the 2016 legislative session Wednesday night, ranging from expanding broadband...
March 10, 2016 - 11:11am
March 9, 2016
Taxes, roads among top priorities for local legislators
State lawmakers made their way to St. Paul Tuesday for the start of the 2016 legislative session. We asked local senators and representatives to detail their priorities for the session and how they plan to accomplish them. Here are their responses as well as contact information for...
March 9, 2016 - 4:55pm
March 5, 2016
Goodhue County Board briefs
County to submit anti-Zip Rail resolution County Board approved by unanimous roll call vote a resolution opposing the defunct Zip Rail high-speed passenger line proposed from the Twin Cities to Rochester. The resolution will be submitted to the official record for the project. Minnesota...
March 5, 2016 - 5:00pm
Sen. Schmit holds mobile office hours
State Sen. Matt Schmit and his office will be in Lake City and Wabasha March 12 for residents to share concerns, ask questions or seek constituent service assistance. The “Saturdays with Senator Schmit” mobile office will be available 8 to 9 a.m. at The Coffee Depot, 800 West...
March 5, 2016 - 8:00am
March 3, 2016
Lake Pepin project gets ‘green light’ from Pierce County
Pierce County Board supervisors passed a resolution supporting Lake Pepin rehabilitation efforts at its Feb. 23 meeting. Supervisors Dean Bergseng (River Falls) and Dan Reis (Ellsworth) were absent. The resolution is in favor of the Upper Pool 4 & Lake Pepin Habitat Restoration...
March 3, 2016 - 5:00pm
County shows off Citizens Building’s new interior
Goodhue County opened the doors to the newly renovated Citizens Building Tuesday to give people a chance to tour it before Health and Human Services...
March 3, 2016 - 11:49am
February 26, 2016
Minnesota's projected surplus dips
ST. PAUL -- Minnesota's state revenues appear to be down, a state report shows this morning. Minnesota Management and Budget, the state's finance agency, said the projected surplus is $900 million for the current two-year budget cycle. Late last year, the state reported a $1.2 billion...
February 26, 2016 - 9:50am
February 25, 2016
Red Wing City Council briefs
Rehder: Plenty of time to weigh in about gun range During the council concerns portion of Monday’s meeting, Red Wing City Council member and Port Authority Commissioner Peggy Rehder addressed concerns she’s received regarding a proposal for a firearm range at a facility at Highways...
February 25, 2016 - 5:12pm
February 20, 2016
Solar project has city, rural divide
By Sandy Hadler, contributor ZUMBROTA — A proposed 6-acre solar energy garden met strong opposition Thursday at the Zumbrota City Council meeting. Residents objecting to the project packed the room. Avis Swenson, who had offered her land for the project on the east side of Goodhue...
February 20, 2016 - 5:00pm
Referendum details coming to mailboxes
Red Wing voters can expect information about the coming April referendum vote to start showing up in the mail. Supt. Karsten Anderson said the more information the district can get in the public’s hands, the better. “The thinking was we wanted to get information to the people...
February 20, 2016 - 8:00am
February 18, 2016
Haley announces run for MN House
Barb Haley announced today she will seek the Republican endorsement for Minnesota House 21A. The Red Wing native and businesswoman’s latest...
February 18, 2016 - 10:00am
February 17, 2016
Kelly: Eight years in House is enough
State Rep. Tim Kelly will leave his House District 21A seat at the end of this term. He intends to issue a statement later this week to the Capitol press corps, he told the Republican Eagle. “I had actually made the decision not to run the last time around, and then got asked to...
February 17, 2016 - 10:17am
Real Estate Committee needs more time to make gun range recommendations
The Red Wing Port Authority is unlikely to hear recommendations from its Real Estate Committee regarding a proposed large-scale gun range at its next meeting, March 1. The proposal, submitted by former council member Jason Sebion, was redirected to the Port by City Council last...
February 17, 2016 - 9:36am