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Farm market report for March 28 from the Zumbrota Livestock Auction Market
Economic aid in legislative spotlight
Minnesota roundup: Minor injuries after SUV broadsides school bus in far northwest Minn.
Farm market report for March 27 from the Zumbrota Livestock Auction Market
Congressman Walz enters Minnesota governor race
crime and courts
Boys Basketball: Goodhue wraps up third place
Boys Basketball: Lake City drops consolation championship
Several changes ahead for area teams after realignment
Boys Basketball: Goodhue stunned by North Woods
Boys Basketball: Lake City advances to consolation finals
Q&A: Mary Lee
Raich keeping baking a tradition
Q&A: Shannon Harris
Q&A: Vicki Iocco
African Cinderella tale comes to Sheldon
arts and entertainment
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Ethan T. Hedeen, 10
Loraine A. Niebeling, 87
L. Duane Walbridge, 78
Michael J. Schendel, 71
James T. Bender, 54
Letter: There is housing 'magic' at work
Letter: Hedin-Hartnagel pays in many ways
Letter: Understand that federal budget cuts will hurt our students
Column: Attempting to drain the swamp in Minnesota government
Viewpoint: Farmers making progress on new buffer requirement
Real Estate Showcase
September 9, 2016
Chief Pohlman: Protect public safety by getting troubled youths on track
As police chief for the city of Red Wing, my No. 1 priority is to protect public safety. One of the best ways to do this is to guide troubled youths onto the right path so they don’t become adult criminals. The Red Wing Police Department is actively working with our youths to...
September 9, 2016 - 11:00am
September 1, 2016
Opinion: The cost of the EpiPen price hike
By Amy Klobuchar U.S. Senator from Minnesota There’s a cost that comes with the 450 percent increase in the price of EpiPens. Parents worry that they won’t be able to afford their child’s medication. They drive to pharmacies miles away from their homes just to get the best...
September 1, 2016 - 11:00am
August 19, 2016
Powers: Dive team is asset in water emergencies
Establishing the Goodhue County Sheriff’s Dive Team has been a long process over the years due to budget constraints. With the help of state...
August 19, 2016 - 12:00pm
August 11, 2016
Commentary: Remember the past; don’t repeat it
Editor's note: The Republican Eagle REaders' Board named this letter a Golden Quill winner. We’ve all heard the line from the philosopher...
August 11, 2016 - 12:00pm
July 18, 2016
Editor: Start sharing your views of the candidates
The question-and-answer candidate profiles appeared in Saturday’s edition, starting with Red Wing mayoral candidates, we invited people vying in the primary election to share a bit about themselves and state in their words how they intend to address key issues. We set specific word...
July 18, 2016 - 12:01pm
July 5, 2016
Letter: Population shift ushers in a new era in HR
To the Editor: For the first time, Goodhue County is under pressure to recruit and retain a qualified workforce. Since early 2005, Goodhue County has had an estimated 10 percent employee turnover each year. Throughout that 10-year period of time, the county has hired approximately...
July 5, 2016 - 12:01pm
May 24, 2016
Commentary: Truck weight change means less congestion
By Tim Becken, Woodbury, and Mike Ward, Red Wing Think about the last five trucks you saw hauling construction materials in and around southeastern Minnesota. Now imagine there were only four of them. That’s the idea behind the effort at the state Capitol to allow a slight increase...
May 24, 2016 - 4:28pm
May 20, 2016
Commentary: Join in honoring a special breed of citizen
Are you a veteran of the United States armed forces? Are you aware of your benefits? During the Civil War, President Abraham Lincoln affirmed our nation’s commitment “to care for him who shall have borne the battle, and for his widow and orphan.” These words have endured and...
May 20, 2016 - 2:10pm
April 12, 2016
Column: Region has many issues at stake at Legislature
As Minnesota lawmakers continue through the 89th legislative session, there are several items up for discussion that could potentially benefit our rural communities. At Southern Minnesota Initiative Foundation, our work intersects with many of these issues, such as investments in...
April 12, 2016 - 5:34pm
Column: Raise aware, protect a child
Each day it is estimated that as many as five children across the United States lose their life due to child abuse. In Wisconsin, over 70,000 cases of child abuse are reported annually. In an effort to raise awareness in recognizing and preventing child abuse, our state has designated...
April 12, 2016 - 8:29am
April 11, 2016
Column: Bill would strengthen economy, energy security
Let’s be honest: The future of the U.S. economy is bleak. A new report from the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development predicts that the U.S. economy will grow only 2 percent this year — a downward revision of the already anemic 2.4 percent growth predicted late...
April 11, 2016 - 6:32pm
Column: Two moves proved to be the right moves
In discussions regarding the upcoming referendum, two topics have come up frequently from concerned district residents, the new tennis courts and the new River Bluff Education Center; “If we are in such need for money why did we build those facilities?” Tennis courts The old courts...
April 11, 2016 - 6:24pm
April 7, 2016
Commentary: Keeping state competitive in a changing economy
As the new president of the Minnesota Chamber of Commerce, a top personal priority has been to hit the road. For six months, I’ve been crisscrossing our great state, asking questions and listening. It’s been both encouraging and energizing. I’ve gained an even greater appreciation...
April 7, 2016 - 6:47am
March 22, 2016
Column: Data drives Goodhue County into the future
Can you imagine talking to someone from the future? I had the opportunity to do just that recently along with some other Goodhue County department heads who wrote letters to their counterparts 100 years in the future for a time capsule to be placed at the remodeled Citizens Building....
March 22, 2016 - 7:13am
March 21, 2016
Commentary: Stand up and the stop defacing of Barn Bluff
By Ralph Ryan Red Wing There are 25 venues in our community on the National Register of Historic Places; among them is Barn Bluff — one of the most widely recognized landmarks on the Upper Mississippi River. Just recently, Barn Bluff had a birthday. It has been 25 years since it...
March 21, 2016 - 4:15pm