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RWSD MTG MINUTES 8-20-18
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PROBATE NOTICE and ORDER: Tammy Kay Anderson Estate; Case No. 25PR18-909
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PROBATE NOTICE: Donald Lafferty 25-PR-18-2194
James R. "Bear" Anderson
Bruce C. Nehring
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Mitchener - Klindworth
Brighter future for addressing mental health
Letter: Recognizing direct support professionals
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Editorial: E-government needs to be easier, safer
Ask the Chief: Do the right thing for your pet
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March 30, 2018
Ask the Chief: Responding to solicitors
Q: How do I stop peddlers from coming to my door? I'm elderly, and I don't like unlocking my door to a stranger. A: Your question comes at an...
March 30, 2018 - 12:00pm
March 16, 2018
Ask the Chief: Dark window tinting is a safety concern
Q: I'm elderly, and the sun's glare interferes with visibility. Can I tint the windows of my car to reduce the glare from the sun?
March 16, 2018 - 7:49am
March 9, 2018
Ask the Chief: If you suspect opioid overdose, dial 911
Q: My friend is addicted to opioids and one time I thought he overdosed. If I call 911 to get help for my friend, will I get in trouble? A:...
March 9, 2018 - 7:49am
February 19, 2018
Column: Nails in the streets is serious safety hazard
Q: Is someone deliberately tossing nails in the streets of Red Wing? A: The Red Wing Police Department has received numerous reports of 1-inch roofing nails and construction screws being thrown in the streets around Red Wing. The first report started around October of last year and...
February 19, 2018 - 10:35am
February 16, 2018
Ask the Chief: Drive safer; use the Three-Second Rule
Q: I was involved in a fender bender because the person behind me was following too close, what could I have done to avoid the collision?
February 16, 2018 - 7:49am
February 8, 2018
Viewpoint: REV up with tangible community goals
At Southern Minnesota Initiative Foundation, we know that growth comes from within. In all of our programming we aim to lift up the communities...
February 8, 2018 - 12:00pm
Ask the Chief: When spoofers call, hang up immediately
Q: What is telephone spoofing? A: I am so glad you asked this question as my family has also experienced spoofing and it is becoming quite common....
February 8, 2018 - 7:49am
February 6, 2018
Column: Let's keep making progress for families
Most people accept that in order for our republic to function, some level of taxation is required of citizens to provide the core functions of government. But over the last several decades, government's approach to taxation has gotten out of hand. Rather than ask the public to fund...
February 6, 2018 - 3:00pm
Wild Side column: Where tides set the stage
There's not a lot to do in Suwannee, Fla., that doesn't involve going out on the water and fishing. Each evening we consult the tide chart to...
February 6, 2018 - 12:00pm
February 2, 2018
Ask the Chief: Cellphone users' 911 calls go to nearest tower
Q: If we dial or text 911 from our cellphones, that still have our (out of state) phone number ... will we get connected to the local 911 center?...
February 2, 2018 - 7:49am
January 26, 2018
Ask the Chief: Keep that snow pile on your own property
Q: What are the ordinances or laws in regards to plowing snow from one's driveway onto the curb side/yard on another's property across the street?...
January 26, 2018 - 7:49am
January 12, 2018
Ask the Chief: Go ahead, turn your headlights on
Q: Chief, please address the issue of when headlights should be turned on in the day time hours. A: Thank you for this question, Minnesota Statute...
January 12, 2018 - 7:49am
January 5, 2018
Ask the Chief: Update your license within 30 days
Q: I moved to Red Wing last month from North Carolina when should I apply for Minnesota driver's license? A: First I would like to welcome you...
January 5, 2018 - 7:49am
December 26, 2017
Column: Cecil honored for promoting real books
One of my favorite collaborative projects each year involves Red Wing High School teacher Scott Kosek's writing class. On Oct. 25, the Republican Eagle printed nine letters to the editor from his fall semester students. The REaders' Board, which meets every other month, selected...
December 26, 2017 - 6:00am
December 21, 2017
Column: Endorsement letters are advertisements
Frankly, our opinion pages have been used and some would say abused by campaigns to promote candidates and political events. Many of the letters read like advertisements because they are advertisements. That is why, effective today, RiverTown will charge for letters endorsing candidates....
December 21, 2017 - 10:38am