Skip to main content
Sound the cry of war’s end
Cannon Falls pursuit leads to drug charges
Wood pile burns near Ellsworth
Farm market report for March 31 from the Zumbrota MN Livestock Auction Market
Farm market report for March 30 from the Zumbrota MN Livestock Auction Market
crime and courts
Softball: Goodhue wins opener over Lake City
Softball: Z-M shuts down Hayfield
Softball: Cougars, Bombers, Panthers look for deep postseason runs
Boys Tennis: New faces take the court for Red Wing
Track: Wingers open the year indoors
10 Days Out
Region’s queen of folk celebrates new album
Explore world through Murphy’s lens
Plein air painter to display work at Depot Gallery
arts and entertainment
BOARD OF APPEAL wacouta township
ADV FOR QUOTES wacouta township
Associated Bank Minnesota, vs Gernentz
Gerald A. 'Boot' Butenhoff, 58
June R. Ferrie, 95
June R. Ferrie, 95
Ellen A. Gall, 81
Letter: Put Internet power to work on water quality
Letter: Repeal electronic health record mandate
Letter: Explore options before building second fire hall
Letter: Referendum lacks genuine choice
Letter: Vote yes for children’s sake and community’s
Get Out! Deals
September 3, 2011
Trost win Stewartville meet for Cannon Falls cross country team
Cannon Falls' Emi Trost won the 38th annual Stewartville Cross Country Invitational Thursday at Bear Cave Park in Stewartville. Trost won the shortened event with a time of 12 minutes, 19 seconds. The girls race was shortened due to heat concerns to 3,200 meters and the boys race...
September 3, 2011 - 10:11am
August 27, 2011
An 'Extreme' start to the season
The Red Wing boys and girls cross-country teams each placed fifth Thursday at the River Falls Extreme meet to open the season. Wingers senior...
August 27, 2011 - 1:03am
February 5, 2011
Signing with Mizzou
sports / wingers
February 5, 2011 - 12:01pm
January 26, 2011
Blahnik verbally commits to run at Mizzou
Bryant Blahnik has been wearing his Missouri apparel around for good reason: The Red Wing cross-country and track standout has verbally committed to the Big 12 school. Blahnik said he became convinced he was making the right decision when he took his official visit to the Columbia,...
January 26, 2011 - 9:38pm
November 17, 2010
Cross-country: Leitner leads Red Wing at Heartland Regional
Christian Leitner's fourth-place finish at the Nike Cross Country Nationals Heartland Regional in Sioux Falls, S.D., helped the Red Wing A boys team finish in sixth place. Leitner, a junior, finished Sunday's race at Yankton Trial Park in 16 minutes, 42.39 seconds. Senior Max...
November 17, 2010 - 12:00am
November 9, 2010
Subscriber Exclusive: Frustrating finishes
NORTHFIELD -- Heading into the Class AA state cross-country meet, Red Wing senior Bryant Blahnik was a serious contender to win, but after the race he only needed one word to describe his performance -- "awful." "I just didn't perform like I could have, or should have," Blahnik...
sports / wingers
November 9, 2010 - 6:38pm
Subscriber Exclusive: Trost takes 10th on familiar course
NORTHFIELD -- In addition to running in the Class A state meet last year, Cannon Falls freshman Emi Trost walked the course two times prior to this year's race. "(Saturday) morning when I was still kind of half asleep, I was picturing myself running the race," she said. "I knew...
November 9, 2010 - 6:02pm
November 6, 2010
Area cross-country: Trost finishes 10th; Martin and Warneke finish in top 70
NORTHFIELD -- Cannon Falls freshman Emi Trost earned all-state honors for her 10th place finish at the Class A girls state meet Saturday at St. Olaf College. "I wanted to get top 10," Trost said. "That was my goal so I'm very happy." Trost, who took 25th at state last year, crossed...
November 6, 2010 - 5:41pm
Boys cross-country: Blahnik, Leitner disappointed with state results
NORTHFIELD - Both of the Red Wing runners that participated in the Class AA boys state meet Saturday were unhappy with the results of the race. Senior Bryant Blahnik was expected to be in contention to win the 5K race at St. Olaf College, but he described his performance as "awful." Blahnik...
November 6, 2010 - 5:19pm
November 3, 2010
Boys cross-country: Blahnik looks to cap career with state title
Red Wing cross-country coach Jesse Nelson has offered senior Bryant Blahnik the same bit of strategy before each race this season. As he passes out bib numbers and pins, Nelson reminds Blahnik to remove the earring in each of his ears so he adheres to the state jewelry rules. That's...
November 3, 2010 - 2:13pm
Area cross-country: Catching up with state qualifiers
Three area runners have qualified for the Class A state meet Saturday in Northfield. Each was asked a few questions. Here are their answers: Jennifer Martin, Lake City senior How long have you been running competitively? "I started in 2007. I used to play volleyball, but I switched...
November 3, 2010 - 2:12pm
Boys cross-country: Leitner hydrated, rested for state meet
With Christian Leitner, the talent was never in doubt. As a seventh-grader he ran a 5K in 18 minutes, 41 seconds -- the second fastest time in Red Wing history for a male in that grade. Leitner's time the following year (18:49) ranks fifth fastest among all eighth-graders. Yet,...
November 3, 2010 - 2:11pm
October 30, 2010
UPDATED: Area boys cross-country: Taplin takes 24th at state
Despite running the majority of the race with one of his shoes untied, Ellsworth junior Ike Taplin surpassed his goal of finishing in the top 50 at the Division 2 state meet and took 24th Saturday with a time of 17 minutes, 9.70 seconds. "Right after the mile marker someone stepped...
October 30, 2010 - 3:20pm
October 28, 2010
Girls cross-country: Winger girls take eighth
A year after finishing third and qualifying one runner for state, Red Wing finished eighth Thursday at the Section 1AA meet in Owatonna, Minn., and no Wingers advanced to state individually. "I thought they ran well," Wingers coach Jesse Nelson said of his team. "The section is...
sports / wingers
October 28, 2010 - 10:58pm
Area cross-country: Warneke advances to state
In a finish that surprised even his coach, Zumbrota-Mazeppa/Kenyon-Wanamingo junior Nathan Warneke placed 10th at the Section 1A meet Thursday in Rochester and qualified for the state tournament. He completed the course at Northern Hills Golf Course in 17 minutes, 25.4 seconds. Z-M/K-W...
October 28, 2010 - 10:55pm