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11-21-16 Board Minutes
Summons - Perry Knudsen
Notice and Order of Hearing for Charles John Goranowski,
STATE vs. Bradley D. Sonnentag, et al, CONDEMNATION
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Real Estate Showcase
February 20, 2016
Buffer maps coming by July 1
ST. PAUL — Minnesota landowners are to have access to maps showing where they need to install buffer strips by July 1, but questions, distrust and clarifications remain. The Minnesota Legislative Water Commission on Thursday heard that preliminary maps are to be available online...
February 20, 2016 - 5:00pm
CapX2020 work continues next week
Lane closures at multiple sites on Highway 52 in the Cannon Falls area will begin Monday Feb. 22 as safety barriers and equipment are moved for the CapX2020 power line project, Minnesota of Department of Transportation announced. Workers will begin removing guard structures, barriers...
February 20, 2016 - 8:00am
Timeline revealed for bridge project
Work to replace the Highway 63 river bridge and approach roads is scheduled to begin in spring 2017 with construction of a temporary bridge over...
February 20, 2016 - 8:00am
February 17, 2016
MnDOT commissioner tackles questions on high-speed rail
CANNON FALLS — State Transportation Commissioner Charlie Zelle fielded a barrage of questions Tuesday night from a packed crowd of southeastern...
February 17, 2016 - 12:05pm
February 16, 2016
Talk bridge project timeframe at meeting Thursday
With design work on the new Highway 63 river bridge winding down, Minnesota and Wisconsin transportation departments are looking for input on...
February 16, 2016 - 8:00am
February 13, 2016
CapX2020 work continues Tuesday
Lanes of Highway 52 will be temporarily closed Tuesday Feb. 16 near Hader as safety barriers and equipment for the CapX2020 project are moved, the Minnesota Department of Transportation announced. The work was scheduled for Saturday Feb. 13, but was postponed due to weather. Work...
February 13, 2016 - 5:00pm
Xcel open to studying options for nuclear plant’s future
Xcel Energy is awaiting word from the Minnesota Public Utilities Commission to proceed with an 18-month study on the future of Prairie Island nuclear plant and the economics of potentially shutting down the two-reactor facility before its operating license expires in 2034. Though...
February 13, 2016 - 5:00pm
February 9, 2016
Keeping the watershed clean
Many streams, rivers and lakes in the Cannon River watershed are below state standards for recreation and wildlife — and Brad Frazier wants...
February 9, 2016 - 6:25am
February 8, 2016
Frawley named MN Zoo leader
It has been more than 20 years since John Frawley worked as a zookeeper at the Minnesota Zoo. Now the Red Wing High School grad is coming home...
February 8, 2016 - 2:48pm
January 27, 2016
MnDOT suspends Zip Rail study
Plans for a public high-speed passenger line in southeastern Minnesota are coming to a halt, clearing the way for a potential project by the private sector. Minnesota Department of Transportation announced Wednesday it will suspend work on the proposed Zip Rail line from the Twin...
January 27, 2016 - 5:10pm
Outlook grim for public Zip Rail project
Minnesota Department of Transportation announced Monday the release of an Alternatives Analysis report for the proposed Zip Rail high-speed passenger...
January 27, 2016 - 5:08pm
January 9, 2016
Powerball jackpot soars
A line of approximately a half dozen people stood along the edge of the customer service counter shortly before noon Friday at the Econofoods on Tyler Road. Customer Service Manager Kymm Hove stood near the end of the checkout lane, observing. Almost everyone in that line, she explained,...
January 9, 2016 - 8:00am
January 6, 2016
MnDOT to speak at rail group meeting
Citizens Concerned About Rail Line will host a Minnesota Department of Transportation public outreach presentation 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday at Kenyon-Wanamingo High School, 400 Sixth St., Kenyon. MnDOT representatives will present information on the statewide Multimodal Transportation...
January 6, 2016 - 8:00am
December 28, 2015
City declares snow emergency
After a minimally snowy winter so far, the city of Red Wing braced itself for more than 6 inches of snow by announcing a snow emergency 12:01 a.m. to noon Tuesday Dec. 29. During that time, locals will need to follow the rules to avoid having vehicles ticketed and towed. A second...
December 28, 2015 - 4:24pm
December 16, 2015
Hwy. 52 power line work postponed
Power line work scheduled this week on Highway 52 north of Zumbrota has been postponed until Monday Dec. 21 due to weather, the Minnesota Department of Transportation announced Tuesday. Crews will be pulling wire for the CapX2020 project across the highway. During the delays, Highway...
December 16, 2015 - 11:48am