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April 24, 2018
Rows of spent nuclear fuel storage casks sit outside Prairie Island nuclear plant. Proposed legislation would allocate $1 million to Xcel Energy to study the best way to relocate the waste out of the state if an interim repository is opened. File photo
Omnibus earmarks $40M for Prairie Island renewable energy programs
19 hours 17 min ago
April 23, 2018
The golden Quadriga stands atop the Minnesota Capitol as legislators move toward a May 21, 2018, end of their session. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Legislative roundup: MN House votes to dump wild rice water rules
April 23, 2018 - 4:29pm
Minnesota state Sen. Warren Limmer of Maple Grove says on Monday, April 23, 2018, his legislation would make sure that dangerous sex offenders and mentally ill people are not released too soon. Don Davis / Forum News Service
State officials in Minn. fear court ruling will let offenders go free too soon
April 23, 2018 - 2:44pm
Goodhue County Board cancels budget meeting, delays drug court conversation
April 23, 2018 - 1:45pm
One of Sheena Tisland's favorite pieces of literature is "Othello." In her classroom, Tisland also teaches novels like "The Giver", "Animal Farm" and "Night." As a ninth grade language arts teacher at Red Wing High School, Tisland likes to use these novels to challenge students and inspire growth. Matthew Lambert / RiverTown Multimediaplay button
A lesson in growth: Tisland named Teacher of the Year finalist
April 23, 2018 - 10:09am
Red Wing 2040 open house
April 23, 2018 - 9:46am
Pine Island bus driver Beau Jason Twaddle was booked into Goodhue County Adult Detention Center on April 10 after demonstrating a .08 blood alcohol concentration at the Zumbrota Police Department. Courtesy Goodhue County Sheriff's Office
School bus driver arrested after DWI arrest
April 23, 2018 - 8:43am
April 21, 2018
Tiffaney W. Catlin
Home visit leads to felony charges against Prescott couple
April 21, 2018 - 8:00am
April 18, 2018
Jackie Paradis, Red Wing Public Schools business manager, explains issues that could stem from not passing an operating levy in November. Paradis, along with Red Wing School District Superintendent Karsten Anderson (also pictured), presented a potential list of cuts at the April 16, 2018, Red Wing School Board meeting. Matthew Lambert / RiverTown Multimedia
A lesson in levy failure: Potential school cuts outlined
April 18, 2018 - 9:27am
April 17, 2018
A Cannon Falls firefighter waits for further instruction a few hours after a garage fire was called into 911 Monday, April 16, 2018. At this point, the flames have been mostly extinguished at the Cannon Falls Township site. Sarah Hansen / RiverTown Multimedia
Wintry road complicates garage fire in Cannon Falls
April 17, 2018 - 9:28am
April 16, 2018
Dennis Allan Frank
Prescott man gets prison in stabbing case
April 16, 2018 - 1:47pm
Area schools delayed Monday morning
April 16, 2018 - 8:36am
April 15, 2018
Snows will delay classes Monday
April 15, 2018 - 8:19pm
April 14, 2018
Kuehl pleads guilty to child enticement
April 14, 2018 - 8:12am
Jan Hagedorn, the director of reading readiness for the Reading Center in Rochester, runs a station during a struggling reading simulation April 12, 2018, at Red Wing High School. The station had participants read a story with the words in reverse order. Matthew Lambert / RiverTown Multimedia
In the shoes of a struggling student
April 14, 2018 - 6:00am
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