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Rosemount teacher announces 2018 congressional run
Bipartisan work gives greater Minnesota legislative success
Minn. roundup: Body in Mississippi river wasn't man who fled police; Man fires 5 to 7 shots at another vehicle on 35E
Farm groups express concern about White House budget proposal
West Fourth St. closing today in Red Wing
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Golf: Red Wing boys win before Big Nine championship
Baseball: Cannon Falls wins HVL title game
Girls Golf: Lake City sets school record at Jewel Invite
Baseball: Wingers sweep JM, win Big Nine
Softball: Rucker's walk-off sends Panthers past D-E
Penumbra founder Bellamy honored here
Spotlight: Sheldon Theatre
Health briefs: Biking for health in New Richmond; blood donation opportunities
Rotary names Paul Harris winners
Goodhue County Make It OK highlights importance of mental health; movie screening is May 23
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Richard L. Rietmann, 72
Luther M. Quale, 84
Joy Perryman, 76
Catherine Marshall Ullrich, 108
Ask the Chief: Control your pets for the greater good
Viewpoint: See how we're 'powering our community'
Viewpoint: The state budget and the damage done
Column: Slocum promotes local land stewardship
Viewpoint: Setting PTSD record straight
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May 21, 2017
Editorial: Senate, help those suffering from mental illness
The U.S. House has passed its American Health Care Act of 2017, but the U.S. Senate is writing its own legislation to replace the Affordable...
May 21, 2017 - 8:00am
May 14, 2017
Editorial: Nursing home workers care — and we should, too
The American Health Care Association established National Nursing Home Week in 1967. For 50 years, the designation has provided a dedicated time...
May 14, 2017 - 8:00am
May 9, 2017
Editorial: Hate speech has no place in Minnesota politics
The political race in Minnesota's 7th District's congressional seat in 2018 will be interesting. Republicans are again targeting Rep. Collin Peterson, DFL-Detroit Lakes, a member of Congress since 1991, who has announced he is seeking reelection next year. Any political race, especially...
May 9, 2017 - 1:00pm
May 2, 2017
Editorial: We can breathe easier, but for how long?
Two in five U.S. citizens live where pollution levels are too dangerous to breathe. That's according to the annual American Lung Association...
May 2, 2017 - 10:21am
April 21, 2017
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 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
March 29, 2017
Editorial: Make Red Wing what you want it to be
The first community brainstorming sessions are underway for Red Wing 2040, the project Mayor Sean Dowse is leading to revitalize the community and re-engage citizens.
March 29, 2017 - 4:00pm
March 17, 2017
Editorial: Lawmakers, don't be too quick to hit delete
How long should governmental agencies be required to retain emails before purging them? Longer than you might first think. A measure working its way through the Minnesota Senate would require schools, cities, townships, counties, etc., to retain electronic records for at least 18...
March 17, 2017 - 3:00pm
March 3, 2017
Editorial: Yay, the Quzhou exchange teacher has arrived
Soaring high: Welcome, Victor Yu. The community looks forward to learning more about Quzhou, China, and the nation's rich heritage through you — in the classroom, during talks to civic organizations and in casual conversation. The Republican Eagle soon will share your story...
March 3, 2017 - 4:21pm
February 27, 2017
Editorial: A true Red Wing revolution
People in small towns have long known that big things happen when a community gets behind a common goal. That's partly what the Small Business Revolution is all about — whether you're Bristol Borough, Penn., which won the 2017 contest, or the other four finalists including Red...
February 27, 2017 - 12:00pm
February 1, 2017
Viewpoint: Mining can help America make things again
In 1998, Wisconsin enacted a mining moratorium. The law requires a company applying for a mining permit to prove that a similar mine has operated...
February 1, 2017 - 11:02am
January 31, 2017
Editorial: Sign them up
Soaring high: Red Wing City Council wasted no time accepting Mayor Sean Dowse's first round of appointments to committees, boards and commissions. What's especially telling is that they weren't slap-dash appointments to fill some of the numerous vacancies, but quality selections...
January 31, 2017 - 7:00am
January 22, 2017
Editorial: MLK Jr. Day instruction falls short
Red Wing Public School students got Martin Luther King Jr. Day off after all — part of it, anyway — courtesy of Monday's ice storm. A year...
January 22, 2017 - 12:00pm
January 13, 2017
Editorial: Levy freeze would have been a mistake
Goodhue County commissioners nearly blundered in the opening 2017 meeting. Fortunately, they defeated an unexpected and unannounced bid to freeze property taxes for 2018. Had the motion passed 3-2 instead of failing 3-2, the county would have faced dismantling a multi-year (and overdue)...
January 13, 2017 - 9:00am
December 16, 2016
Editorial: Ready or not ... winter driving has arrived
Were you ready for this weekend's storm? The Minnesota and Wisconsin departments of transportation and the National Weather Service issued warning after warning, so you should have been. There's plenty of winter ahead, so get and stayed prepared. Full tank of fuel, wiper fluid filled,...
December 16, 2016 - 1:29pm