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Search warrant leads to drug-related arrests
The science of winter: Ice more complex than just frozen water
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Hayfield causes problems, tops Goodhue in finale
Behrens to Bartlett: Longtime local supply company changes hands
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WELCH TOWNSHIP: 3/1/18 Hearing - Stoffel (Vet Clinic)
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MEETING CANCELLATION 2-26-18
BOARD COMM 1-16-2018
Kim M. (Schluessler) Wood
Loretta A. (Yanisch) Scaffer
Jean B. Duden
Viewpoint: Time to clean up the bluff
Letter: Drotos doesn't understand drug users, but he should get feedlots
Ask the Chief: Drive safer; use the Three-Second Rule
Viewpoint: Crime reflects rising tide of drug addiction
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November 19, 2017
Habitat has experience, so tap it for Innovative Ideas
Two weeks ago I attended one of the forums sponsored by the city of Red Wing in support of the 2040 Innovative Ideas Series. The topic was Building Smart: Becoming World Class at Housing and Redevelopment. The presenters were knowledgeable at how to do development right. If we are...
November 19, 2017 - 8:40am
November 9, 2017
Viewpoint: Celebrate! Foster care leads to 12,500 adoptions
Numbers can say a lot. Minnesota families have adopted 12,500 children from the state's foster care system in the past 20 years. With more children in our system in 2016, families adopted more foster children — 868 — than any other year over the last two decades. Adoption...
November 9, 2017 - 5:51pm
November 8, 2017
Column: City regulates signs to enhance safety
Q: What is the law regarding small signs placed alongside a road or berm? There are a lot of small curb signs popping up all over Red Wing and as a driver, I find them distracting and obstructive.
November 8, 2017 - 3:43pm
November 7, 2017
Column: Out of political frustration come results
When the 2017 session began, I was one of 12 freshmen who were part of the new Republican majority in Minnesota Senate. Each of us ran for office in large part due to frustration with the lack of results and the constant bickering that was a hallmark of the previous Legislature, so...
November 7, 2017 - 8:00pm
October 31, 2017
As the Chief: Don't let navigation system distract you
Q: Are dashboard and windshield mount/holder for global positioning systems/navigational systems legal for use? A: Yes. You can now lawfully...
October 31, 2017 - 6:15pm
October 25, 2017
Great flavors to be found in light lager beers
This week I am going to talk about a style of beer enjoyed by nearly 90 percent of regular beer drinkers: light lager. Just for a little reference,...
October 25, 2017 - 12:27pm
Column: Drop-off debacles affect parents, too
The dreaded drop-off. As parents, we've all experienced it. Whether it's for work, a vacation or a night away, the drop-off is inevitable. Sooner...
October 25, 2017 - 8:54am
October 23, 2017
Ask the Chief: Be safe for Trunk or Treat and Halloween
Q: My family just moved to town and we want to know if the city of Red Wing permits trick or treating? A: Yes. While there are no official trick-or-treating...
October 23, 2017 - 8:00pm
October 20, 2017
Column: The 2018 election will require investment
What? We are already talking about 2018 elections? While your mailboxes, newspapers and telephones are getting a break from all the political talk, the staff at Goodhue County who administer elections are already thinking about next August and November. The big question for 2018 has...
October 20, 2017 - 12:27pm
October 19, 2017
Ward column: Work on buttonhook ramp takes shape
One of the goals we heard from the community as we planned the Red Wing Bridge replacement project several years ago was that there needed to...
October 19, 2017 - 8:10pm
October 17, 2017
Ask the Chief: Shoot your bow in designated areas only
Q: Are there any ordinances or laws regarding the use of bow and arrows within the city limits? A: Under Red Wing City Code Section 10.5 FIREARMS,...
October 17, 2017 - 6:57pm
Column: Health insurance innovation through cooperatives
In a previous column, I discussed the preliminary rates that were released by the Department of Commerce for the 2018 individual health insurance market. The reforms that were passed during the 2017 legislative session helped end a four-year run of double-digit premium increases...
October 17, 2017 - 2:54pm
Viewpoint: Operating levy funds relate to student learning
Red Wing Public Schools is holding a two-question operating levy referendum on Tuesday, Nov. 7, 2017. Passage of the first question would increase...
October 17, 2017 - 8:45am
October 14, 2017
Wild Side column: Sweetness attracts stingers
Our apple crop last year was near zero because the blossoms were killed by late-spring frosts. This year our orchard produced an abundance of...
October 14, 2017 - 2:45pm
October 9, 2017
Roundabouts provide several safety benefits
In late August, Red Wing's second roundabout opened to traffic at the intersection of Twin Bluff Road and Pioneer Road. The roundabout construction was made possible by a federal Safe Routes to School grant as well as funding from Goodhue County. Since the city has received many...
October 9, 2017 - 10:47am