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Many merchants still swiping long after deadline to switch to new credit, debit card technology
Every Hand Joined helps the school year start with a spark
DNR asks hunters to pass on radio-collared research bears
Trump last to make state ballot
crime and courts
The Week Ahead: Cross-country, volleyball ready in Red Wing
Cross-Country: Wingers' squads look to reload
Volleyball: Young Wingers look to build on last year's success
Girls Tennis: Red Wing fights off Lake City for win
Volleyball: Randolph stands together in SEC win
Vikings honor Russ Marshall
Goodhue County farmers at last can call Princess Kay of the Milky Way their own
Helmets prevent severe head injuries
Chamber Golf Tourney gets a rock n' roll beat
Goodhue native crowned Princess Kay of the Milky Way
arts and entertainment
The Lending Connection, Inc. vfs Sermania
Norbert "Nub" Deiss, 89
James Albert Weber, age 79 of Cannon Falls, MN died at home on Friday, August 26, 2016 with his family at his side following a six year battle with cancer. He was born on September 2, 1936 in Minneapolis, MN. He attended school in Fletcher, MN, and lat
James A. Weber, 79
Mary C. Lewis, 75
Donna M. Johnson, 83
Young citizens use contest to express views
Editorial: States taxes bubbling up
Commentary: Taxpayers funded lifesaving drug and guess what happened next
Letter: Kiwanis makes trademark baskets bloom
Editorial: State frozen in political dysfunction
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August 4, 2016
Candidate Q&A: 2nd Congressional District
Four Republicans hope to succeed longtime GOP Congressman John Kline, but first they need to get through the Aug. 9 primary and then take on...
August 4, 2016 - 2:00pm
July 25, 2016
Candidate Q&A: Red Wing city council Ward 2
With three candidates vying for the Red Wing City Council seat representing Ward 2, voters in the primary election Aug. 9 will select between John Becker, Greg Boek and Adam Matthew Gettings. Two then will advance to the city’s general election Tuesday Nov. 8. Becker, who moved...
July 25, 2016 - 6:00am
July 24, 2016
Local candidates attend forum, meet-and-greet
The Hiawatha Valley Toastmasters and Red Wing chapter of League of Women Voters offered Red Wing voters two opportunities to meet and discuss...
July 24, 2016 - 6:00am
June 4, 2016
Three bow out from Red Wing mayor, City council contests
The race for Red Wing Mayor, which started with six candidates by the end of the filing period Tuesday, narrowed to four Wednesday following the withdrawal of candidates Joe Blank and Dawn Courtier. Both Blank and Courtier said they had filed out of concern for the seeming shortage...
June 4, 2016 - 6:00am
June 1, 2016
Six seek to be mayor in fall election
With several last-minute filings, candidates for Red Wing city offices set the stage for a busy local primary election. Voters will cast their ballots in three primary races Aug. 9 to narrow each seat down to two candidates: Mayor — The six candidates are Akheem Brown, Joseph W....
June 1, 2016 - 6:00am
May 20, 2016
Anti-Trump resolution fails at state GOP convention
DULUTH, Minn. -- A brief moment of parliamentary rebellion by some Minnesota Republicans against Donald Trump ended in failure Friday ahead of the state party's convention at the Duluth Entertainment and Convention Center. A resolution that aimed to reaffirm the right of party members...
May 20, 2016 - 6:07pm
School Board filing comes in August
Red Wing School Board will have four seats up for election this fall. Board clerk Bethany Borgschatz said filing opens for the school district Aug. 2 and runs through Aug. 16 with notices for filing coming in mid-July.
May 20, 2016 - 7:58am
May 19, 2016
City, county candidates start filing for office
The candidate filing window for 2016 elections began Tuesday and will remain open until 5 p.m. Tuesday May 31. Two candidates had filed for Red Wing City Council by press time Tuesday: Kim Beise, who recently won the special election for Ward 1 and is seeking to retain the seat;...
May 19, 2016 - 6:56am
Howe makes primary bid official
John Howe announced Tuesday that he will run in the Republican primary for Minnesota’s 2nd Congressional District seat. Jason Lewis, best known as a talk show host, won the GOP endorsement. Howe said that as a former Red Wing mayor and state senator he is the sole candidate with...
May 19, 2016 - 6:55am
May 14, 2016
Brown running for Red Wing Ward 3-4 seat
Local activist Evan Brown will run for the combined Ward 3 and 4 seat on Red Wing City Council. The current chair of Red Wing’s Sustainability Commission and senior 3D designer for Monster Games, Brown served on the Red Wing Charter Commission for eight years and worked with riverfront...
May 14, 2016 - 2:00pm
Drotos makes second bid for County Board
Paul Drotos is running for the District 5 seat on Goodhue County Board, which includes Wards 3 and 4 in Red Wing, as well as Wacouta. In his announcement Friday, Drotos noted that he nearly won theseat four years ago, trailing by 112 votes out of over 4,000 ballots cast. He called...
May 14, 2016 - 6:00am
May 11, 2016
Candidates may start filing May 17
The candidate filing period for most public offices in Minnesota in 2016 opens Tuesday May 17 and runs until May 31. Candidates for federal, state, county and some local offices must file to have their names appear on ballots. Filing requirements vary depending on the office, whether...
May 11, 2016 - 10:12am
April 13, 2016
Council sends gun range proposal back to Port Authority
After receiving a recommendation from Port Authority to reject a proposal from former council member Jason Sebion and business partner Bill McKinley for an indoor gun range in the former Central Research Laboratories, City Council members Monday sent the proposal back to Port. It...
April 13, 2016 - 8:00am
March 6, 2016
Township elections largely unopposed
A special election in Welch Township and a ballot question in Leon Township are two standouts in the upcoming March 8 township elections dominated by incumbents. William Bodin, Andrew Jenson and Barbara Nelson are vying for a Welch Township supervisor seat left vacant by Nick Ries....
March 6, 2016 - 12:00pm
March 2, 2016
Goodhue County follows statewide trend, puts support behind Sanders
More than 600 people crammed their way into the Twin Bluff Middle School cafeteria Tuesday night, ballots were printed on site to accommodate the crowds and at the end of the night, Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders came out ahead of former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton for the Democratic...
March 2, 2016 - 2:00pm