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May 18, 2016
Highway 52 delays near Hampton scheduled for Friday
May 18, 2016 - 1:50pm
May 14, 2016
Drotos concludes term on watershed board
May 14, 2016 - 2:00pm
May 12, 2016
National Eagle Center plans expansion
May 12, 2016 - 6:00am
May 11, 2016
Nuclear Regulatory Commission sets open house for May 18
May 11, 2016 - 12:00pm
The Belle Creek School House (pictured)  was one of the buildings that burned, along with the adjacent storage building, Sunday May 8 at the Little Log House Pioneer Village in Hastings, Minnesota. (photo courtesy of the Little Log House Pioneer Village)
Historic Belle Creek School lost in blaze
May 11, 2016 - 10:30am
Levee Road will remain closed through Memorial Day weekend, according to Red Wing Engineering Director Ron Rosenthal. He advises people to use the Bay Point Park parking lot and to keep the area clear for construction crews, who are creating the city’s first roundabout. (photo by John R. Russett)
Plum Street closes; roundabout taking shape
May 11, 2016 - 9:51am
April 21, 2016
Paul Kivisto, bridge construction engineer for the Minnesota Department of Transportation, addresses members of the media at a press conference held on the Wisconsin side of the St. Croix Crossing Bridge. (Raymond T. Rivard photograph)play button
River crossing officials add cranes to accelerate project
April 21, 2016 - 6:10pm
April 20, 2016
MnDOT holds meeting for Hwy. 52 curb work in Cannon Falls
April 20, 2016 - 4:53pm
April 11, 2016
Get ready for Flood Run
April 11, 2016 - 6:35am
March 29, 2016
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Water main primary focus of Hwy. 61 work
March 29, 2016 - 5:00pm
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