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'Giving people as a community a voice': Red Wing selected for Citizens Assemblies events
Honoring the fallen: Slain Lake City officer honored at annual service
Another chance for national contest prize
City looks at succession planning
Dakota honoring and benefit concert is May 24-27 in Mankato
crime and courts
Track: Winger girls third at True Team
Golf: Red Wing conquers Mankato
'A way of life'
Softball: Wingers head into postseason on skid
Golf: Lake City girls snatch HVL win
Goodhue County Make It OK highlights importance of mental health; movie screening is May 23
Audition for Phoenix Theatre's summer musical
Garage Sale Map Hunter
Buff up your history and a local tombstone
arts and entertainment
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Viewpoint: Setting PTSD record straight
Editorial: Senate, help those suffering from mental illness
Viewpoint: We won't forget our military or their families
Letter: Provisional ballots would cost local government plenty
Viewpoint: PTSD is a workplace reality for first responders
Real Estate Showcase
April 27, 2017
Letter: Looking for sustainable membership
Looking for an opportunity to guide local "green" initiatives? The Red Wing Sustainability Commission is seeking new members to energize local...
April 27, 2017 - 11:04am
April 25, 2017
Letter: Keep rural Minnesota strong
In rural Minnesota, we want a say in what goes on in our community. That is why the very largest factory farms must do environmental review before they are built. I know firsthand how important this is because outside interests are trying to push a factory hog farm into my township...
April 25, 2017 - 12:00pm
April 24, 2017
Letter: Shelves are stocked, thanks to you
March in Minnesota means many things, spring's arrival, high school sports tournaments — and a statewide restocking of the food shelves....
April 24, 2017 - 9:00am
April 21, 2017
Letter: Dig into community gardening
Gardening remains one of the healthiest, happiest and most rewarding hobbies that there is. Every spring millions of people discover or rediscover the advantages of digging Mother Nature and growing their own food. Red Wing is fortunate to have community gardens where deer-proof gardening...
April 21, 2017 - 4:12pm
Editorial: Take the Earth Day challenge
America sets aside April 22 every year to celebrate Earth Day. Since the first Earth Day in 1970, young and old have gathered globally to participate...
April 21, 2017 - 12:00pm
April 20, 2017
Letter: Pay attention when sirens sound on Thursday
Goodhue County Emergency Management wants to let the citizens of Goodhue County know that the week of April 17-21 is Minnesota Severe Weather...
April 20, 2017 - 6:00am
April 18, 2017
Letter: Get on board Earth Day bus
Almost 47 years ago, Republican California Congressman Pete McCloskey was persuaded by Wisconsin Democratis Sen. Gaylord Nelson to serve as his...
April 18, 2017 - 1:00pm
April 17, 2017
Letter: Quit the scary talk regarding guest workers
Letter writers continue to deceive about Sen. Mike Goggin's bill to help H2A visa guest workers make more money. It's clear these writers seem...
April 17, 2017 - 10:04am
Column: Budget proposal eyes tax relief
A common theme between the 2016 campaign and the 2017 legislative session is health insurance affordability. While Washington D.C. has had difficulty trying to enact reforms to our health insurance system, St. Paul has experienced some success. The Minnesota Premium Security Plan,...
April 17, 2017 - 9:31am
April 14, 2017
Letter: Share your views, hopes for local schools
I joined four of my other School Board members last Monday up at the state Capitol to advocate for public education at the Legislature. We met with our own Barb Haley and Mike Goggin, and we also got to hear messages from Rep. Jim Davnie and House Speaker Kurt Daudt to name a few....
April 14, 2017 - 7:00am
April 13, 2017
Start seeing motorcycles
"Start seeing motorcycles." The public safety campaign, like the motorcycles, revs into high gear this weekend when the annual Spring Flood Run will bring thousands and thousands of riders to the region. For the uninitiated, the Flood Run and its autumn counterpart raise money for...
April 13, 2017 - 12:00pm
April 11, 2017
Letter: CO2, oxygen go hand in hand
I don't understand the war on CO2 — the chemical name for carbon dioxide. Carbon dioxide is made by burning almost any material that contains...
April 11, 2017 - 5:00pm
April 10, 2017
Viewpoint: State lawmakers muzzling the auditor watchdog
Government oversight and transparency are vital to ensuring people's trust. My office oversees over $20 billion of taxpayer money spent yearly...
April 10, 2017 - 2:00pm
Letter: It's all about who you know
I believe that whom you know played a big role in why a large solar garden is about to be placed in a peat bog wetland south of Red Wing, on...
April 10, 2017 - 12:00pm
April 9, 2017
Viewpoint: To reach potential, southeast MN needs better broadband
The author William Gibson writes, "The future is already here. It's just not very evenly distributed." So true when it comes to broadband. Given...
April 9, 2017 - 6:00pm