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Softball: Bombers get by Tigers

Getting runs across every inning, Cannon Falls was able to put together enough for a 7-4 Hiawatha Valley League victory against Lake City on Monday. With six different players collecting ...
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The Red Wing Republican Eagle covers local sports in Goodhue County and surrounding areas. 

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Minn. plans extra speeding enforcement in July

ST. PAUL -- Minnesota will use extra law enforcement to target speeding motorists July 6-22, the Department of Public Safety announced Thursday, May 24. Authorities say Memorial Day through Labor ...
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Red Wing woman, 20, injured in Pierce County crash

A Red Wing woman was injured early Friday after the vehicle she was in crashed into a Pierce County ditch and flipped. The Pierce County Sheriff’s Office said the crash, ...
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Mike Longaecker is the regional public safety reporter for RiverTown Multimedia. His coverage area spans St. Croix and Pierce counties. Longaecker served from 2011-2015 as editor of the Woodbury Bulletin. A University of Wisconsin-River Falls graduate, Longaecker previously reported for the Red Wing Republican Eagle and for the Forum Communications Minnesota Capitol Bureau. You can follow him on Twitter at @Longaecker

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Hairball to play All Saints Music Festival this Friday

Little Log House Pioneer Village near Hastings is known as a venue for fabulous weddings and for preserving a piece of history — not so much for hosting a rock ...

Pawlenty to skip GOP endorsing convention, going straight to primary

Former Minnesota Gov. Tim Pawlenty Forum News Service file photo
ST. PAUL --Former Minnesota Gov. Tim Pawlenty has announced he plans to skip early June’s Republican state convention and go straight to the Aug.14 primary, drawing sharp criticism from another ...

A growing divide: As Hudson discusses inclusion, 'Citizens' flagged as hate group

Tony Bol, center, chats with other members of the leadership team and meeting attendees at the Hudson Inclusion Alliance's latest meeting on Tuesday, May 8. Jackie Renzetti / RiverTown Multimedia 1 / 3
Aynaz Anni Cyrus speaks at the Hudson House Hotel Thursday, May 3 to a crowd of more than a hundred poeple. John R. Russett / RiverTown Multimedia 2 / 3
Attendees of the May 8 Hudson Inclusion Alliance meeting share concerns and ideas for making Hudson more inclusive. Jackie Renzetti / RiverTown Multimedia 3 / 3
Editor's note: This is the first in a series exploring the climate surrounding inclusion in the St. Croix River Valley Sitting in a Keys Cafe, Darla Meyers and Dianne Joachim ...

Make It OK community conversation is May 15 in Red Wing

A Make It OK community conversation about reducing the stigma of mental illness will be held 6:15 p.m. May 15 at Red Wing High School's Courtyard Cafe (Door 40). The ...

Nuclear waste storage bill passes in U.S. House

Congressmen urged the U.S. Senate to take action Thursday regarding storage of the country’s nuclear waste following the passage of the Nuclear Waste Policy Amendments Act in the House of ...
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Michael Brun joined RiverTown Multimedia at the Red Wing Republican Eagle in March 2013, covering county government, health and local events.  He is a graduate of the University of Wisconsin-River Falls journalism program.

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360 video: Inside the new St. Crispin Living Community

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Fishing Frenzy: An interactive look at the 2018 Minnesota fishing opener

Around a half million anglers will venture out this weekend looking to catch the big one during the Minnesota walleye and pike fishing opener.


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