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Cold, busy week for Red Wing firefighters
Bergwall Arena to close April 1
District cuts $1.6M for 2015-16
Defense seeks grand jury docs in Reps case
Red Wing looks to fill the housing gap
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Girls Hockey: Wingers beat South St. Paul for third place
Wrestling: Lake City sends three to state
Wrestling: Z-M punches six tickets to state
Wrestling: Two will represent Goodhue at state
Wrestling: Cannon Falls duo heads to state tournament
It's 'The Last (Potluck) Supper' for Church Basement Ladies
Grammy Award-winning vocal group from South Africa comes to the Sheldon
New painting exhibit opens at Crossings
Books, history inspire school-day shows
Hog roast to support 4-H programs
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Notice of Hearing Proposes Assessments - State St. and West Ave.
Notice of Hearing Frederick W. Reichert
Probate Michael James Childs, Sr.
Notice of Election 3-10-15
ANNUAL TOWNSHIP featherstone township
Rory L. Golden, 65
Nikki Ilene Nielsen, 49
Alan W. Nelson, 82
Mary Louise Mark, 88
Letter: Should district funds help grow Ellsworth?
Letter: Choosing renewable power is ‘no-brainer’
Letter: State shares in the responsibility
Editorial: Let's talk love
Column: Ensure that our veterans get the best care
Get Out! Deals
Area amateur baseball: Cannon Falls cancels pair of games due to weather
Cannon Falls was forced to cancel its Tuesday game against Bay City and its Wednesday contest against Savage due to inclement weather. Neither game will be rescheduled.
sports / amateur
June 22, 2011 - 8:22pm
June 14, 2011
Subscriber Exclusive: No ordinary results for Cannon Falls' Trost in 1,600
ST. PAUL -- After finishing second in the 1,600-meter run at the Class A track and field championships, Cannon Falls freshman Emi Trost was asked if she did anything unique that morning to get ready for the race. She chuckled. "Does cleaning the dining room count?" Trost asked with...
June 14, 2011 - 7:14pm
June 11, 2011
Track and field: Johnson wins discus, three others earn top-four finishes
ST. PAUL -- Red Wing seniors Luke Johnson and Bryant Blahnik made the most of their final day as high school athletes. Johnson captured his first individual state title by winning the Class AA discus Saturday and Blahnik took third in the 1,600-meter run at Hamline University's Klas...
June 11, 2011 - 9:45pm
June 10, 2011
Track and field: Johnson, Trost both take second at state
Red Wing senior Luke Johnson finished second at the Class AA state meet in the shot put Friday at Hamline University in St. Paul. His longest throw measured 59 feet, 4 1/4 inches. It was his best finish in three trips to state in that event. "Things were actually pretty good...
sports / wingers
June 10, 2011 - 11:37pm
June 6, 2011
UPDATED: Football: Class, section changes in 2012 will impact area teams
The MSHSL Board of Directors approved a collection of football sections and classes -- including a new class for the state's 32 largest schools -- for 2012 at its meeting Monday. As part of the shake-up, Red Wing will no longer play in the same section as Northfield, New Prague,...
sports / wingers
June 6, 2011 - 6:39pm
June 2, 2011
Area girls track and field: Novak, Trost going to state
Kristine Novak of Lake City won the pole vault competition and advanced to state with a school-record vault of 10 feet, 9 inches at the Section 1A championships. Cannon Falls freshman Emi Trost also qualified for the state meet in the 1,600-meter run on the second day of the Section...
June 2, 2011 - 11:07pm
Area boys track and field: Three Bomber entrants make state
Led by a record-breaking relay team, three Cannon Falls entrants qualified for the Class A state tournament at the Section 1 meet. The Cannon Falls team of Paul Hernke, Dean Quinn, Chris Aiken and Demetre Growette won the 4x400-meter relay Thursday in a time of 3 minutes, 27.95...
June 2, 2011 - 11:04pm
Area baseball: No. 3 Byron 6, No. 2 Cannon Falls 3 (9 innings)
Nate Zibolski did all he could in the bottom of the seventh Thursday evening in Cannon Falls with his team down 3-1. The senior came up with two outs and Matt Hernke on first and promptly hit his first career home run to send the game to extras. However, Byron struck in the ninth...
June 2, 2011 - 10:16pm
May 31, 2011
Area baseball: No. 2 Cannon Falls 11, No. 7 Grand Meadow/LeRoy-Ostrander/Kingsland 6
A slugfest is the opposite of what Cannon Falls coach Bucky Lindow said he was expecting Tuesday night in his team's rout of GMLOK at home.
May 31, 2011 - 10:23pm
Area girls track and field: Trost wins 3,200 at sections
Cannon Falls freshman Emi Trost earned a berth in the state meet by winning the 3,200-meter run on the opening day of the Section 1A championship meet. Trost finished in 11 minutes, 39.67 seconds on a windy Tuesday at Triton High School. Lake City also had a great start to the...
May 31, 2011 - 9:24pm
UPDATED: Area boys track and field: Bombers qualify 2 relays for finals
Cannon Falls posted the fastest time in the boys 4x400-meter relay prelims during the first day of the Section 1A meet. The Bombers crossed the finish line in 3 minutes, 31.60 seconds Tuesday at Triton High School and advanced to Thursday's finals. Junior Paul Hernke, senior Dean...
May 31, 2011 - 3:25pm
May 28, 2011
Area softball: Z-M captures fifth straight subsection title
Jamie St. Marie went 4-for-4 with a triple and drove in four runs as she led Zumbrota-Mazeppa to an 8-2 win over Cannon Falls in the Section 1AA West semifinals Saturday in Pine Island. Z-M opened the game strong, managing five base hits and coming away with a pair of runs in the...
May 28, 2011 - 5:51pm
May 26, 2011
Area softball: No. 5 Cannon Falls 2, No. 4 Pine Island 0
The Bombers scored twice in the top of the fourth and that's all they would need with Megan Ripley in the circle for Thursday's Section 1AA West game. Ripley, who had great success with her changeup, held the host Panthers to three hits over seven scoreless innings and earned the...
May 26, 2011 - 10:43pm
Area baseball: Randolph 7, Cannon Falls 4
Ethan Kuehn did much of the damage for the Rockets as they won at home Thursday. He belted a pair of home runs and finished 3-for-3 with three RBI. Kuehn also struck out seven over the first four innings to record the win. The Rockets, who are ranked No. 5 in Class A, scored two...
May 26, 2011 - 10:30pm
May 25, 2011
UPDATED: Area baseball: Z-M, Cannon Falls earn top two seeds
Zumbrota-Mazeppa received the top seed and an opening-round bye in the Section 1AA West tournament. The Cougars' first game will be at home on June 2 against either No. 4 Stewartville or No. 5 Rochester Lourdes. Those two teams meet Tuesday. Cannon Falls was awarded the No. 2 seed...
May 25, 2011 - 11:18pm