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DFL fundraiser to highlight solar energy options
Teen driver crash rates remain above average in Minnesota and Wisconsin
Popular amateur radio event June 24-25 at Memorial Park
Two drivers airlifted after Highway 10 crash
New construction design in Minnesota is saving lives
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Amateur Baseball: Minneapolis edges Wanamingo in tourney finale
Golf: After six years, Herzog bids farewell at state tournament
Baseball: Wingers' season ends in consolation semifinals
Baseball: Marshall capitalizes on Wingers' miscues
Golf: Red Wing's Belisle wins Class 2A state championship
How do they do it? Making the perfect cheese curd
Plein air: 'Maddening, inspirational'
Minn. State Fair cheese curd legend to appear at Cheese Curd Festival
Matchbox Twenty and Counting Crows together at The Island
Learning how to smile again
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BOARD COMM 5-2-17
25-FA-17-1453 SUM HANSON
Ad for Bids Bituminous Paving
U.S.Bank National Assoc. vs Jeffrey Harden
Ord 110 Amending Sect. 5.08 Off-sale Liquor Sales
Richard L. Rietmann, 72
Rosalind "Skipper" Ludwig
Elda Marie Banidt, 95
Garrett F. Olson, 31
Letter: Head to Red Wing's living room
How to respond to approaching emergency vehicles
Viewpoint: Many contribute to city's Greenstep status
Column: Workplace programs help ensure staff safety
Editorial: Buckle your kids, then buckle yourself
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March 7, 2013
Mayo expansion more costly than expected
ST. PAUL -- Minnesota legislators expressed sticker shock Tuesday when they learned the state's Mayo Clinic expansion proposal would cost more than they thought. It could be $1 billion more than Mayo supporters had said. The Rochester-based health center known around the world...
March 7, 2013 - 6:00pm
February 18, 2013
Gun Week 2 arrives at Capitol
ST. PAUL -- Call it Gun Week 2 in the Minnesota Legislature. The Senate Judiciary Committee plans Thursday and Friday meetings on bills written to curb gun violence. They likely will include proposals to ban so-called assault weapons and magazines with large numbers of bullets. Senate...
February 18, 2013 - 12:00pm
February 6, 2013
Obama issues call to action
MINNEAPOLIS - President Barack Obama says citizens must make their opinions heard on gun violence issues for change to be possible, and Monday...
February 6, 2013 - 5:00pm
February 5, 2013
Pierce County ADA charged with OWI-2nd
An assistant district attorney for Pierce County was arrested on a second drunken driving charge last weekend following the investigation of...
February 5, 2013 - 2:02pm
January 29, 2013
U offers tuition freeze for more state money
January 29, 2013 - 4:00pm
January 18, 2013
Federal court upholds Wisconsin union law
A federal appeals court on Friday upheld a controversial Wisconsin law that limits public workers' collective bargaining rights. The law is constitutional, the 7th Circuit Court of Appeals determined. That overturned a lower court's ruling from last fall that the law was unconstitutional...
January 18, 2013 - 5:32pm
December 28, 2012
No shutdown ahead, but a tough session expected
ST. PAUL -- Newly elected conservative Republican Minnesota legislative majorities and a new liberal governor took office two years ago, setting...
December 28, 2012 - 10:00am
December 24, 2012
Ex-teacher lives Electoral College lesson
ST. PAUL -- Joe Moren taught high school students about the Electoral College for 40 years, but he really came to understand it Monday when he cast a vote for Barack Obama. The 82-year-old Hibbing man, one of Minnesota's 10 electors, has been active in Democratic-Farmer-Labor Party...
December 24, 2012 - 3:00pm
December 15, 2012
Frans talks tax reform in Red Wing
The state wants Minnesotans' ideas on how to fix a broken tax system. Revenue Commissioner Myron Frans visited Red Wing on his tour around the state to present information on Minnesota's tax system and gather ideas for reforms. This was the 50th city on the tour, he told a small...
December 15, 2012 - 6:00pm
November 10, 2012
2014 already The 2012 election barely is history, but talk has shifted to 2014. The two big Minnesota prizes will be governor and U.S. Senate. Democrats know their candidates; Gov. Mark Dayton and U.S. Sen. Al Franken are expected to seek second terms. There has been talk for...
November 10, 2012 - 8:00am
November 7, 2012
Kline wins re-election to U.S. House
ST. PAUL -- John Kline won re-election to the U.S. House in the first contest of the redrawn 2nd Congressional District. Kline, the highest-ranking...
November 7, 2012 - 4:02am
Voters return incumbents Thompson and Garofalo
Voters appear to have chosen two familiar faces in Minnesota Senate District 58 and House 58B, returning incumbent Sen. Dave Thompson and Rep. Pat Garofalo to the state Capitol Tuesday by convincing margins. Both Thompson and Garofalo are Republicans. Thompson, a lawyer and...
November 7, 2012 - 3:51am
Schmit defeats Howe
In a close -- and closely watched -- race, Democratic challenger Matt Schmit claimed victory in the state Senate District 21 seat over incumbent...
November 7, 2012 - 3:37am
November 6, 2012
1:30 a.m.: Schmit takes Senate race
1:30 a.m.: Matt Schmit has claimed victory in the state Senate District 21 race with 84 of 87 precincts reporting. Incumbent John Howe conceded, both candidates said. Schmit had 20,941 votes for 52.4 percent while Howe received 18,974 votes, or 47.48 percent. Midnight: With 82...
November 6, 2012 - 9:21pm
2 a.m.: Seifert defeats Drotos for Goodhue County Board District 5 seat
2 a.m. - Final results show incumbent Ted Seifert defeating challenger Paul Drotos by 112 votes for the District 5 seat on the Goodhue County Board. Seifert kept a lead throughout the night and finished with 2,148 votes (51.18 percent) while Drotos ended with 2,036 votes (48.51 percent)....
November 6, 2012 - 8:37pm