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Live stream: Jacob Wetterling funeral service at 10 a.m. today
St. Crispin House & Senate public forum will focus on senior healthcare
Missing for 27 years, Jacob Wetterling's disappearance remained a mystery
Woman sentenced for stealing wedding ring from nursing home resident
Goodhue County commissioners split over initial tax levy
crime and courts
Football: Bombers can’t sustain start, fall to No. 6 Lourdes
Football: Winona wrecks Red Wing homecoming
Football: Z-M moves to 4-0
Football: K-W hammers Mankato Loyola
Football: Goodhue pummels Southalnd
Patrick Flueger inducted into Wall of Honor
Local nurse lobbies lawmakers for cancer research funding
University studying effects of yoga on Parkinson's disease
Sheldon fall preview: Sounds and traditions will enlighten
Personal reflections help readers through grief and loss
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LETTER: Trump tries to sidestep another madcap accusation
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LETTER: Help honor a Red Wing resident who champions human rights
EDITORIAL: Toxic tones
Letter: Peru educational study shows how vital rainforest is
Real Estate Showcase
Trump will stay on Minnesota ballots, court rules
Candidate Q&A: 2nd Congressional District
Candidate Q&A: Red Wing city council Ward 2
Local candidates attend forum, meet-and-greet
Three bow out from Red Wing mayor, City council contests
March 30, 2016
Red Wing City Council briefs
Perlich, Hay Creek Valley Road traffic to be assessed Red Wing police and City Engineer Jay Owens plan to partner to evaluate traffic in the neighborhood surrounding Perlich Avenue, which resident Pat McClain said was “like the Indianapolis 500” around rush hour during public...
March 30, 2016 - 12:04pm
March 28, 2016
Area groups look to partner, boost bridge aesthetics
A pair of philanthropic organizations has offered to provide nearly $400,000 to boost the aesthetics of the planned Mississippi River bridge...
March 28, 2016 - 9:00am
March 18, 2016
Goodhue County Board briefs
Replacing staff sparks debate Goodhue County Board voted 4-1 Tuesday to authorize replacing a soon-to-be-retired highway maintenance worker. The request, brought by Public Works Director Greg Isakson, sparked a 30-minute discussion on staffing levels, the growing backlog of road projects...
March 18, 2016 - 12:00pm
March 17, 2016
Red Wing City Council briefs
Sheldon Theatre gets some help surviving construction delay Red Wing City Council members approved $25,000 from the city’s general fund contingency for the Sheldon Theatre to help supplement revenue from summer programming. The vote Monday will accommodate the renovations scheduled...
March 17, 2016 - 5:00pm
March 14, 2016
Diercks to present building referendum at Pier 55
Red Wing School Board member Arlen Diercks will conduct a question-and-answer forum at Pier 55 Wednesday March 16. The public is invited, and information on Red Wing Public Schools’ building referendum — with the vote set for April 12 — will be available. The presentation is...
March 14, 2016 - 8:00am
March 11, 2016
2016 township election results
A ballot question passed 20-0 in Leon Township Tuesday to turn the township treasurer into an appointed position. It was the only question on ballots for the annual township elections, which saw a number of mostly uncontested incumbents retain their seats. Belle Creek Tom Gale was...
March 11, 2016 - 6:51pm
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