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Ellsworth middle schooler taken into custody
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Rajanen retires, Davis resigns
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Red Wing Ignite to lead state
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ASSUMED NAME NOTICE: Beebe Construction
PROBATE NOTICE: Emmery C. Liebeg Estate; File No. 25-PR-18-609
POSTPONED FORECLOSURE: MERS v Brent A. Danielson
CITY OF RED WING: Ordinance No. 117 - Human Rights Commission Membership
FORECLOSURE: MERS v. Chad M. Osterberg
William Delmar "Aleleya" Lussier
Elaine L. Bakalar (Christensen)
Walter M. Reglin
Scott "Lidge" Lidgerding
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Letter: League urges people to march ... and more
Letter: Help gather Betcher Mansion history
Column: Focus on the goal of keeping students safe
Column: Out of the frying pan and into the freezer
Ask the Chief: Dark window tinting is a safety concern
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January 9, 2018
Viewpoint: The verdict is in -- Goodhue County needs drug court
Every drug investigation needs to answer the questions: Who, what, where and why. "But why?" is the hardest question. Why is why we need a drug...
January 9, 2018 - 7:49am
January 5, 2018
Ask the Chief: Update your license within 30 days
Q: I moved to Red Wing last month from North Carolina when should I apply for Minnesota driver's license? A: First I would like to welcome you...
January 5, 2018 - 7:49am
January 4, 2018
Letter: Begin 2018 with respectful dialogue
A year ends and another begins. The past year it seems that so much in our everyday existence has been crowded out by near constant media and...
January 4, 2018 - 8:00pm
January 3, 2018
Viewpoint: Be mindful, alert to heroin epidemic
Last summer, the city of Red Wing mobilized to practice its emergency response to a simulated toxic chemical spill into the Mississippi River....
January 3, 2018 - 11:10am
December 26, 2017
Column: Cecil honored for promoting real books
One of my favorite collaborative projects each year involves Red Wing High School teacher Scott Kosek's writing class. On Oct. 25, the Republican Eagle printed nine letters to the editor from his fall semester students. The REaders' Board, which meets every other month, selected...
December 26, 2017 - 6:00am
December 24, 2017
Viewpoint: Everyone loses when a single voice is silenced
In response to "City may get tough with meeting disruptions" (RE, Nov. 29, 2017), it would be a mistake for Red Wing and other Minnesota cities to cite the case of Robin Hensel and the city of Little Falls as justification for changing their meeting ordinances. In fact, it should...
December 24, 2017 - 7:49am
December 21, 2017
Column: Endorsement letters are advertisements
Frankly, our opinion pages have been used and some would say abused by campaigns to promote candidates and political events. Many of the letters read like advertisements because they are advertisements. That is why, effective today, RiverTown will charge for letters endorsing candidates....
December 21, 2017 - 10:38am
Ask the Chief: Vetting new officers is thorough process
Q: What is the process for hiring a Red Wing Police Department officer?
December 21, 2017 - 7:49am
December 18, 2017
Letter: Tax reform bill comes at the price of charities and communities
Comprehensive tax reform discussions are nearing an end, with a final vote by the House and Senate expected next week. Unfortunately, versions of this legislation already passed by both chambers would cause significant reductions in charitable giving.
December 18, 2017 - 7:49am
December 17, 2017
Editorial: Christmas — don't call it a comeback
To take a stroll at night right now through these smaller Midwest towns, it's not hard to feel the spirit of Christmas. Local shops have decorated their windows and storefronts, streetlights gleam with vibrant, holiday colors and decorations, and people are heard throughout town wishing...
December 17, 2017 - 5:00pm
Letter: 'Snow Day' delights, enlightens
Last weekend, we enjoyed Red Wing at its best. A local author (Jacqueline West) and a local theater group (the Soapbox Players) delighted us with their production of "Snow Day," described as "a Dark (and Cold) Comedy about Climate Change." We laughed and shook our heads at the witty...
December 17, 2017 - 8:45am
December 16, 2017
Viewpoint: Red Wing has many economic development partners
Since arriving to work for the City of Red Wing nearly nine months ago, I have had the chance to work with all of the local economic development partners. Yes, there is a strong partnership among various organizations that all play a role in strengthening the economy of this river...
December 16, 2017 - 1:00pm
December 15, 2017
Letter: Travel with RW students to Japan for trip of lifetime
Red Wing has had a student exchange with our sister city in Ikata, Japan, for over 20 years. This is an amazing opportunity for our high school...
December 15, 2017 - 12:08pm
Letter: Consider supporting community by bell-ringing
As Christmas approaches, the Salvation Army is busy with our holiday wish list — that no family will be without food or shelter, no child will face Christmas without Santa, and that no one will feel forgotten and alone in this season of joy. Of course, the Salvation Army Service...
December 15, 2017 - 8:45am
Ask the Chief: Text to 911 available for Minnesotans
Q: Can I text 911 for an emergency in Red Wing? A: Thank you for your question, as of Dec. 5, 2017, text to 911 is now available in Red Wing...
December 15, 2017 - 7:49am