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Many merchants still swiping long after deadline to switch to new credit, debit card technology
Every Hand Joined helps the school year start with a spark
DNR asks hunters to pass on radio-collared research bears
Trump last to make state ballot
crime and courts
Volleyball: Lake City regroups, beats St. Charles in five
Cross-Country: Wingers sweep competition at W-K
Boys Soccer: PIZM sneaks by Cotter in OT
Volleyball: Bombers go the distance, knock off Albany
Volleyball: No. 1 K-W victorious in opener
Vikings honor Russ Marshall
Goodhue County farmers at last can call Princess Kay of the Milky Way their own
Helmets prevent severe head injuries
Chamber Golf Tourney gets a rock n' roll beat
Goodhue native crowned Princess Kay of the Milky Way
arts and entertainment
The Lending Connection, Inc. vfs Sermania
James Albert Weber, age 79 of Cannon Falls, MN died at home on Friday, August 26, 2016 with his family at his side following a six year battle with cancer. He was born on September 2, 1936 in Minneapolis, MN. He attended school in Fletcher, MN, and lat
Norbert "Nub" Deiss, 89
James A. Weber, 79
Mary C. Lewis, 75
Donna M. Johnson, 83
Young citizens use contest to express views
Editorial: States taxes bubbling up
Commentary: Taxpayers funded lifesaving drug and guess what happened next
Letter: Kiwanis makes trademark baskets bloom
Editorial: State frozen in political dysfunction
Real Estate Showcase
August 25, 2016
MnDOT expects Highway 63 bridge cost estimates this fall
The Minnesota Department of Transportation expects to provide the city of Red Wing with a more finalized cost estimate for the local portion of the Highway 63 river crossing bridge by October. Original cost estimates indicated the city would be responsible for roughly $850,000 for...
August 25, 2016 - 7:30am
July 29, 2016
Letter: Evan Brown will work to help the city thrive
To the Editor: Evan Brown will make an excellent City Council member. For the past 12 years Evan has demonstrated determination and empathy as...
July 29, 2016 - 12:00pm
July 28, 2016
Candidate Q&A: Red Wing city council Wards 3&4
Red Wing voters will choose two of three candidates running for the combined City Council WArds 3-4 seat in the primary election Aug. 9. The two candidates will then proceed to the general election Tuesday, Nov. 8. Candidates Evan Brown, Glen Witham and Ernie Stone. Brown, senior...
July 28, 2016 - 5:00pm
July 27, 2016
Council OK's West Avenue parking lot
Ralph Rauterkus, City Council liaison to the Heritage Preservation Commission, was the sole council member in a roll call vote to oppose a conditional-use permit so Goodhue County can build a 24-stall parking lot for the Citizens Building in place of an apartment building at 406 West...
July 27, 2016 - 7:30am
July 25, 2016
Candidate Q&A: Red Wing city council Ward 2
With three candidates vying for the Red Wing City Council seat representing Ward 2, voters in the primary election Aug. 9 will select between John Becker, Greg Boek and Adam Matthew Gettings. Two then will advance to the city’s general election Tuesday Nov. 8. Becker, who moved...
July 25, 2016 - 6:00am
July 20, 2016
Letter: Becker would be good for our entire city
To the Editor: I live in Ward 2, and I’ll be voting for John Becker in the primary election Aug. 9. I hope other voters in this ward will do the same. That’s the necessary first step to getting John Becker’s name on the ballot for the general election in November. John has...
July 20, 2016 - 12:01pm
July 13, 2016
City Council Briefs
Veteran honors police, sees similarities with Vietnam War attitudes Maj. Jennifer Aaslund of the 934 Aeromedical Evacuation Squadron of the US Air Force Reserve presented Police Chief Roger Pohlman with a flag flown over combat missions in Iraq and Afghanistan. Aaslund returned from...
July 13, 2016 - 5:00pm
June 29, 2016
Red Wing City Council briefs
Every Hand Join reports progress Charley Nelson with Every Hand Joined, a community-wide cradle-to-grave initiative aimed at academic success, gave a progress report at the meeting. During the presentation, he reported improvements including an increase in kindergarten readiness from...
June 29, 2016 - 12:01pm
June 15, 2016
City Council briefs
Council approves CIP and Street Reconstruction Plan Council members unanimously approved the city’s Capital Improvement Plan in a resolution that also grants preliminary approval to the issuance of capital improvement bonds. Finance Director Marshall Hallock said the CIP for 2016...
June 15, 2016 - 8:00am
May 25, 2016
Red Wing City Council briefs
Twin Bluff/Pioneer to get special roundabout Red Wing City Council members moved to accept a roundabout single tee design concept for the intersection of Twin Bluff Road and Pioneer Road Monday night. Gary Morien of Stantec Engineering, the firm that performed the project’s concept...
May 25, 2016 - 12:39pm
May 14, 2016
Brown running for Red Wing Ward 3-4 seat
Local activist Evan Brown will run for the combined Ward 3 and 4 seat on Red Wing City Council. The current chair of Red Wing’s Sustainability Commission and senior 3D designer for Monster Games, Brown served on the Red Wing Charter Commission for eight years and worked with riverfront...
May 14, 2016 - 2:00pm
May 13, 2016
Rauterkus stepping down from City Council
City Council member Ralph Rauterkus announced Thursday that he will not seek another term. He currently serves Wards 3 and 4. “It has been a privilege to serve the community for eight years,” he said. “Leading local government is rewarding but also time-consuming. If you have...
May 13, 2016 - 5:51pm
April 14, 2016
Red Wing City Council Briefs
Council approves $15k for DTMS retail efforts Red Wing City Council approved a $15,000 fund agreement between Red Wing Port Authority and Downtown Main Street to support the organization’s retail challenge and pop-up store featuring Red Wing-themed merchandise. The funding comes...
April 14, 2016 - 6:00am
April 6, 2016
Committee recommends rejection of gun range
After several months of discussion with its Real Estate Development Committee, the Red Wing Port Authority Board unanimously moved Tuesday afternoon to approve a recommendation to reject a proposal from Red Wing Firearms and Gun Range for a large-scale indoor gun range in the former...
April 6, 2016 - 10:51am
February 11, 2016
Sebion steps down from council to pursue business opportunity
Red Wing City Council scheduled a special meeting Friday to declare a vacancy and order a special election to replace Jason Sebion, who resigned...
February 11, 2016 - 8:00am