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Trial set in puppy mill case
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Conservative group faults Minnesota tax law
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Football: New Prague keeps Red Wing winless
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Cross-Country: Winger boys ride high at home; girls finish second
Football: Cannon Falls staves off Byron
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Lake Pepin restoration in the spotlight
Patrick Flueger inducted into Wall of Honor
Local nurse lobbies lawmakers for cancer research funding
University studying effects of yoga on Parkinson's disease
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Ordinance No. 103
Ordinance No. 102
Robert Dorschner, 68
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Ione T. Kittelson, 98
J. Lindy Anderson, 86
Jeffrey M. Dille, 42
Letter: Two quick thoughts on Trump and foreign affairs
Hayes' WWII reflections strike a chord
LETTER: Trump tries to sidestep another madcap accusation
LETTER: Lewis backs ‘chained’ Consumer Price Index scam
LETTER: Help honor a Red Wing resident who champions human rights
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Trump will stay on Minnesota ballots, court rules
Candidate Q&A: 2nd Congressional District
Candidate Q&A: Red Wing city council Ward 2
Local candidates attend forum, meet-and-greet
Three bow out from Red Wing mayor, City council contests
April 10, 2013
MNGL contract grows
Red Wing City Council voted 5-2 Monday to extend a contract with Turf Solutions and Management to maintain the greens at Mississippi National Golf Links through Nov. 30. The city will pay Turf Solutions $14,000 a month to maintain the course, for a total of $98,000 this year, according...
April 10, 2013 - 12:00pm
January 29, 2011
Nuke bill amended in Senate to include long-term storage study
The bill in the Minnesota Senate that would repeal a ban on nuclear power plants now also requires study of potential costs associated with storing nuclear waste within the state for hundreds of years. Sen. John Howe, R-Red Wing, was able to convince the Senate Energy, Utilities...
January 29, 2011 - 12:00am
January 26, 2011
Red Wing City Council briefs
Red Wing City Council moved Monday to extend the expiration date of its negotiations with Charter Communications for a new franchise contract from February to June 14. Negotiations have been slow going, said city administration. But there has been some progress Council member Lisa...
January 26, 2011 - 10:38am
January 23, 2011
Rauterkus: looking for council to strategize
Shortly after his peers elected him Red Wing City Council President, Ralph Rauterkus said he and his colleagues must resume their focus on long-term...
January 23, 2011 - 9:00am
December 29, 2010
HBC expands through Red Wing
This summer Winona-based Hiawatha Broadband Communications announced it would extend a fiber-optic network through Red Wing. And in August the company said it will build that network into residential areas over the next three years. The network will offer Internet, phone and television...
December 29, 2010 - 5:16pm
May 13, 2010
Strip mall proposal still up in air
The fate of a developer's bid to build a strip mall along Main Street near downtown Red Wing remains uncertain, as it now heads for further review by city planning officials. Red Wing City Council Monday sent developer Kevin Smith's proposal to erect a commercial building at 930...
May 13, 2010 - 3:00pm
November 8, 2009
Cuts will slash book budget
Despite growing popularity, the Red Wing Public Library will more than likely cutback on materials next year. The library is having a banner year, Library Director James Lund said. "We're on pace to just obliterate the all-time circulation record," Lund said, adding some 4,000...
November 8, 2009 - 1:07pm
December 9, 2008
City Council adopts 2009 levy, budget
Red Wing City Council members on Monday approved the city's 2009 budget and levy. Red Wing's 2009 levy -- $12,660,124 -- increased a little more than one percent over what the city levied in 2008. In a city memo issued in October, City Council Administrator Kay Kuhlmann stated...
December 9, 2008 - 12:00am
City pays building permit fees for band shell project
Red Wing City Council on Monday agreed to pay the building permit fee and other fees, some $9,462, for the Central Park Band shell project using money from the its own contingency fund. City officials chose to pay the fees with contingency money instead of waiving them for accounting...
December 9, 2008 - 12:00am
November 25, 2008
Council accepts fiber feasibility study
The Red Wing City Council accepted a feasibility study examining whether Red Wing could implement a citywide fiber optic network to provide households with Internet, television and telephone services. The study was conducted by Lookout Point Communications. By accepting the study...
November 25, 2008 - 12:00am
October 28, 2008
Residents question council over political signs
When it comes to signs in the right of way, it should be all or nothing -- depending on whom you listen to. A little over a week ago, some Red Wing residents became disgruntled after city officials confiscated their political signs. City officials say they took the signs because...
October 28, 2008 - 12:00am
October 14, 2008
Candidates sounding off today in Lake City
A public candidate forum will be held 6:30 p.m. today in the Lake City City Hall Council Chambers, 205 W. Center St. The sponsors, Lake City Chamber and Lake City's Woman's Club, will provide an opportunity for mayoral, council and state representative candidates to introduce...
October 14, 2008 - 12:00am
October 8, 2008
Candidates agree on issues, tout community involvement
For the most part, candidates running for Red Wing City Council and the mayoral office were in agreement Tuesday night. During a League of Women Voters forum held at Red Wing City Hall, the candidates fielded questions from the public delivered by moderator Jerry Olson. Candidates...
October 8, 2008 - 12:00am
October 7, 2008
City elections are heating up
October 7, 2008 - 12:00am
July 12, 2008
Bender files; Castner has an opponent in Ward 1 council race
Dan Bender, a retired IBM software engineer, is challenging Stephen Castner in the Red Wing City Council Ward 1 race. The 59-year-old filed for candidacy Thursday, saying he hopes to give the voters of Ward 1 a choice. "I think the people of Red Wing need somebody who will listen...
July 12, 2008 - 12:00am