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August 23, 2012
Trooper denies lawsuit allegations
Minnesota State Trooper Troy Siems has filed an answer to the federal lawsuit brought against him earlier this summer, denying that he violated the civil rights of a man he arrested and asking that the suit be dismissed. Richard Thissen, who was the owner of an insurance agency...
August 23, 2012 - 4:00pm
Bucket list: Visit the marine museum
WINONA, Minn. -- The tagline is for the Minnesota Marine Art Museum is "Great Art Inspired by Water." According Jon Swanson, the museum's...
August 23, 2012 - 10:00am
August 5, 2012
Time to unite with your neighbors
It's time to whip up a hotdish and gather with your neighbors -- Tuesday is Night to Unite. Neighborhoods across town will hold get-togethers Tuesday evening, which is also National Night Out. "It's an opportunity for (neighbors) to get to know each other and discuss any issues...
August 5, 2012 - 11:04am
August 4, 2012
Old pop favorites: Boat House Band enyous playing local gigs
Officially, the Boat House Band has seven members. With a group that large, you can imagine that it's difficult to get everyone together for...
August 4, 2012 - 11:05am
Wangster suit settled for $90k
Almost exactly one year after former student Quera Pruitt filed a federal lawsuit against Red Wing School District claiming racial discrimination, the parties settled out of court. Pruitt will receive $90,000, according to the agreement filed July 24.
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August 4, 2012 - 8:00am
August 2, 2012
Sjolander calls lawsuit's allegations 'a sham'
A Kenyon police chief has responded to a federal lawsuit filed against him, calling the allegations "frivolous," alleging defamation and asking for $10,000 in damages. Lee Sjolander, along with his lawyer Jon Iverson, filed a response Tuesday to the lawsuit brought against him by...
August 2, 2012 - 5:01pm
August 1, 2012
Pastor resigns following prostitution citation
First Presbyterian Church of Red Wing leadership has called a special meeting Sunday following the resignation of Pastor Gary Elg. Elg's resignation was effective Thursday evening, after he told church officials that he had been arrested on prostitution allegations. "I have failed...
August 1, 2012 - 9:02am
Murder victim's funeral today
A Red Wing woman murdered by her boyfriend Friday night will be laid to rest this morning. Cheyenne Terrisse Fiddler, 23, was the victim of an apparent murder-suicide in Reedsburg, Wis., Reedsburg police reported. Her boyfriend, 24-year-old George Rueben Snake, shot and killed her...
August 1, 2012 - 8:00am
July 9, 2012
Bucket list: Walk through the sculpture garden
What used to be just an average corn field was eventually turned into the largest sculpture garden in southeastern Minnesota, making it a must-see...
July 9, 2012 - 10:02am
May 21, 2012
Lexvold gets one year for fatal crash
A Kenyon man was sentenced in Monday to one year in Goodhue County Jail for causing the crash that killed his best friend. Chad Leroy Lexvold, 20, pleaded guilty to three counts of criminal vehicular homicide or operation last December. In a plea agreement, three other counts of...
May 21, 2012 - 11:03am
May 4, 2012
Red Wing child molester gets 40 years in prison
A Red Wing man was sentenced to 40 years in prison Friday for sexually abusing three girls multiple times who were 3, 4 and 6 years old at the time. Simon Christopher Mueller, 27, will serve 160 months consecutively for three of his first-degree criminal sexual conduct convictions....
May 4, 2012 - 5:01pm
April 28, 2012
Jury acquits former MCF-Red Wing guard
There was an audible sigh of relief from Suzanne Marie Walstrom's friends and family as five not guilty verdicts were read in Goodhue County District Court Wednesday afternoon. Walstrom, 39, a former Minnesota Correctional Facility-Red Wing guard, was accused of having sexual relationships...
April 28, 2012 - 12:00pm
April 25, 2012
Red Wing drug paraphernalia ordinance set
An ordinance cracking down on drug paraphernalia sales and possession was approved 6-1 Monday by the Red Wing City Council. Council member Dan Bender voted against the motion. Police Chief Tim Sletten, who brought the ordinance to the council, has said there is evidence that...
April 25, 2012 - 2:00pm
Charges filed against Red Wing men in Wal-Mart robbery
Formal charges were filed in Goodhue County District Court Monday against three men accused of robbing the Red Wing Wal-Mart, 295 S. Tyler Road, early Sunday morning. Matthew Warren Schmidt, 20, no permanent address, faces one count of first-degree aggravated robbery. Dylan Timothy...
April 25, 2012 - 1:00pm
Walstrom trial could go to jury today
Attorneys are expected to give closing statements in the jury trial of former Minnesota Correctional Facility-Red Wing guard Suzanne Marie Walstrom this morning. Walstrom, 39, Plum City, is accused of having sexual relationships, including fondling, with three juvenile inmate boys...
April 25, 2012 - 9:00am