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March 23, 2016
Ordinance tackles ‘sidewalks to nowhere’ on vacant lots
March 23, 2016 - 9:46am
March 21, 2016
Lt. Gov. Tina Smith listens Friday March 18 at the Prairie Island Community Center as Red Wing Mayor Dan Bender talks about local projects in the governor’s proposed jobs bill, including $14.8 million for a rail crossing bridge at Prairie Island as well as improvements to the Sheldon Theatre and riverfront.  (photo by Michael Brun)play button
Lt. Gov. talks Prairie Island crossing
March 21, 2016 - 5:10pm
March 17, 2016
A white van was pulled out of the waters at the Mississippi Back Channel Bridge today at about 5:40 p.m. A reporter on the scene said the van appeared to be almost beneath the bridge. (Republican-Eagle photo by John Russett)
UPDATE: Police confirm deceased missing woman found in submerged van
March 17, 2016 - 9:39am
Customers have to access the 200 block of Bush Street from Third Street as Highway 61/Main Street reconstruction resumes this week. (Photos by John R. Russett)
Work begins on 2nd half of Highway 61 reconstruction
March 17, 2016 - 9:33am
February 28, 2016
A project to build islands at the head of Lake Pepin not only would stop sediment but help reverse the filling in of the Mississippi River south of Red Wing. That is because the river there would be dredged to creat the islands, according to the Lake Pepin Legacy Alliance. The local grassroots group’s persuaded the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers at least to study the idea.  (Republican Eagle photo by Kyle Stevens)
Feds to consider Lake Pepin habitat project
February 28, 2016 - 9:47am
February 23, 2016
Application window for Centruy Farm opens
February 23, 2016 - 8:00am
February 20, 2016
Buffer maps coming by July 1
February 20, 2016 - 5:00pm
Terry Ward with the Minnesota Department of Transportation answers questions on the upcoming Highway 63 river bridge project at an open house Thursday in the Red Wing Public Library. Construction is scheduled to begin in spring 2017 and continue into 2020. (Republican Eagle photo by Michael Brun)play button
Timeline revealed for bridge project
February 20, 2016 - 8:00am
CapX2020 work continues next week
February 20, 2016 - 8:00am
February 17, 2016
Heather Arndt, co-chair of the grassroots group Citizens Concerned About Rail Line, addresses Minnesota Department of Transportation Commissioner Charlie Zelle about high-speed rail issues at a town hall-style meeting Tuesday Feb. 16 at Urland Lutheran Church. (Republican Eagle photo by Michael Brun)play button
MnDOT commissioner tackles questions on high-speed rail
February 17, 2016 - 12:05pm
February 16, 2016
A pair of circular overlooks will give pedestrians crossing the new Highway 63 bridge a place to view the river and piers.
(Photo illustration via the project’s Visual Quality Manual)
Talk bridge project timeframe at meeting Thursday
February 16, 2016 - 8:00am
February 13, 2016
Xcel open to studying options for nuclear plant’s future
February 13, 2016 - 5:00pm
CapX2020 work continues Tuesday
February 13, 2016 - 5:00pm
February 9, 2016
Brad Frazier started as the Cannon River Watershed Partnership’s executive director last summer. He said the non-profit organization’s goal is to educate people on water quality issues and help landowners take steps to prevent runoff and nutrient pollution. (Republican Eagle photo by Michael Brun)
Keeping the watershed clean
February 9, 2016 - 6:25am
February 8, 2016
John Frawley, a graduate of Red Wing High School, was elected director and president Wednesday of the Minnesota Zoo. He said he plans to relocate to Welch with his wife and looks forwarded to reconnecting with the area. (Submitted photo)
Frawley named MN Zoo leader
February 8, 2016 - 2:48pm