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Red Wing City Council briefs
Fire Chief Draper marks first day
Kuehni to be charged again with homicide, will be released on bail
Farm market report for Aug. 23 from the Zumbrota Livestock Auction Market
Minnesota Supreme Court will hear challenge to Golden Valley’s rental inspection program
crime and courts
Boys Soccer: Stability a key for Winger boys
Girls Soccer: Senior-heavy team has Wingers' hopes high
Girls Tennis: Wingers swept at JM tri
Amateur Baseball: Mudhens take state opener
The Week Ahead: Volleyball, tennis, soccer ready to get underway
Treasure Island sponsors event to benefit two veteran organizations
Child Support Awareness Month highlights recent improvements in state
Art, science both examine concepts of truth, value
Answered: Common questions about vaccines, safety
Record gate sales at 2016 Pierce County Fair
arts and entertainment
Wells Fargo Bank vs Jacqueline Miles Mortgage Foreclosure
Mortgage Electronic Registration Systems, Inc. vs Scott
Mortgage Electronic Registration Systems vs Schuler
Mary Lee Wahlin, 84
Curtis Eugene Haller, 90
William Edward Dibble, 70
Darlene Kieffer, 79
Mary Lou 'Doatsie' Catura, 72
Editorial: State frozen in political dysfunction
Letter: Gettings is sincere, intelligent candidate
Powers: Dive team is asset in water emergencies
Letter: Fresh faith in the future starts with grateful words from a child
Letter: City’s Riverfront Trail wonderful new asset
Real Estate Showcase
August 22, 2016
Hwy 61 to officially re-open, celebration planned
After two summers of construction, Highway 61 will be officially re-opening Tuesday, Aug. 23. "The final striping is being done this week, along with barricade removals and then Highway 61 is officially finished and open," said Patty Brown, Red Wing Area Chamber of Commerce president,...
August 22, 2016 - 4:18pm
August 20, 2016
Extra DWI enforcement in region
The Minnesota Department of Public Safety announced Thursday that extra DWI enforcement will be patrolling roads statewide now through the Labor Day weekend. More than 300 law enforcement agencies will be participating, including the Red Wing Police Department. Through April, May...
August 20, 2016 - 5:00pm
August 14, 2016
Exploring the naming of the scarlet city
Since Red Wing’s incorporation as a city in 1857, the city moniker has been synonymous with rich history, environmental landscapes and strong...
August 14, 2016 - 6:00am
August 3, 2016
Red Wing center designated a Level 3 trauma hospital
For a severely injured person, the time between sustaining an injury and receiving definitive care is the most important predictor of survival...
August 3, 2016 - 8:00am
August 1, 2016
Goodhue resident one of 44 fined by MPCA
During the second quarter of 2016, the Minnesota Pollution Control Agency completed 44 enforcement cases in 32 counties throughout Minnesota, including Goodhue County. MPCA fined Steve Lindstrom of Goodhue $4,400 for solid waste violations. Fines from all 44 cases totaled just over...
August 1, 2016 - 6:00am
July 30, 2016
Rate hike lights up meeting, Xcel proposes $297.1 million
Individuals and representatives from government departments, businesses and organizations such as the Minnesota AARP offered their input on a proposed rate increase from Xcel Energy Wednesday. The public hearing was one of eight scheduled throughout Minnesota in July. Xcel Energy...
July 30, 2016 - 6:00am
July 24, 2016
Hearing on Xcel rate increase scheduled for Wednesday
Minnesota Public Utilities Commission will hold a public hearing 7 p.m. Wednesday July 27 regarding an application by Xcel Energy to increase rates for electricity service. The hearing will be in room 314 at Minnesota State College Southeast, 308 Pioneer Road, Red Wing. Comments also...
July 24, 2016 - 6:00am
July 14, 2016
Rising river levels -- but not floods -- forecast for river towns on Mississippi, St. Croix
River towns from Stillwater to Red Wing are expected to see water levels rise over the next few days, though forecasts are not showing flood stage being reached. The St. Croix River in Stillwater was at 80 feet Thursday morning and was expected to crest at about 85 feet early Sunday,...
July 14, 2016 - 10:56am
July 6, 2016
Severe storm blows through SE Minn Tuesday
Southeastern Minnesota and western Wisconsin residents were met with a severe thunderstorm Tuesday evening. There was no reported hail or tornados...
July 6, 2016 - 10:03am
June 28, 2016
Agencies conducting emergency simulation at Prairie Island nuclear plant
Residents near the Prairie Island nuclear plant may notice extra activity Tuesday June 28 in response to an emergency simulation. The exercise allows the Minnesota Department of Public Safety and other Minnesota and Wisconsin agencies to test their response in the event of an incident...
June 28, 2016 - 9:53am
June 24, 2016
Locals unlikely to suffer ‘Brexit’ plunges
As British voters ushered in the Brexit — a combination of “Britain” and “exit” to signify the United Kingdom’s departure from the European Union Thursday — businesses and investors across the globe braced for financial ramifications. Following the voting results, which...
June 24, 2016 - 8:00pm
June 10, 2016
Storm downs trees, power lines in SE Minn
Multiple reports of downed trees, sparking power lines and other storm damage started rolling in after a severe storm descended upon the region...
June 10, 2016 - 5:28pm
June 9, 2016
MPCA issues air pollution advisory for Friday
The Minnesota Pollution Control Agency has issued an air pollution health advisory for portions of western, central and southern Minnesota effective 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. Friday June 10. The affected area includes the Twin Cities metropolitan area, Rochester, Mankato, Marshall, St. Cloud...
June 9, 2016 - 5:03pm
June 8, 2016
U.S Court of Appeals upholds rule on nuclear waste storage
The Prairie Island Indian Community was disappointed yet again in their quest to rid the island of spent nuclear fuel as the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia on Friday upheld a 2014 ruling allowing the continual onsite storage of the radioactive material. Prairie...
June 8, 2016 - 3:03pm
June 5, 2016
Bridge inspections start Monday
Motorists will encounter delays next week on the Highway 63 Eisenhower Bridge for an annual inspection by Minnesota Department of Transportation. The work is scheduled for 8 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. June 6-10, at which time traffic will be reduced to one lane and controlled by flaggers....
June 5, 2016 - 2:00pm