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Higher education bills call for Minnesota State tuition freezes
Bill Federbusch, always optimistic
Arts Board awards grants to local groups
Duluth Trading Company coming to Red Wing
Minnesota roundup: Jury convicts Blaine driver who hit man standing by mailbox
crime and courts
Boys Basketball: Goodhue wraps up third place
Boys Basketball: Lake City drops consolation championship
Several changes ahead for area teams after realignment
Boys Basketball: Goodhue stunned by North Woods
Boys Basketball: Lake City advances to consolation finals
African Cinderella tale comes to Sheldon
No foolin' — Sheldon presents prom for all ages
Q&A: Mary Cyr
Review: 'Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike' brings non-stop laughter
Q&A: Ozzie Encinosa
arts and entertainment
U.S. Bank National Association vs Forsman
Homeservices Lending, LLC vs meyer
Notice of Informal Probate: 25-PR-17-651 Harris
NAME CHANGE: 25-CV-17-605, Minor Child
Ronald E. Ross, 79
Wesley A. Schrimpf, 81
Hildegard C. Miller
Neala "Kay" Shager, 73
Johnny C. Doden, 89
Letter: Understand that federal budget cuts will hurt our students
Column: Attempting to drain the swamp in Minnesota government
Viewpoint: Farmers making progress on new buffer requirement
Letter: Treasure Island helps Spare Key help others
Letter: Representatives vote to legalize cruel hunting methods
Real Estate Showcase
January 4, 2017
Minnesota Farmers Union selects interim president
ST. PAUL — A farmer from Renville County has been named the interim president of the Minnesota Farmers Union. Gary Wertish, who has served as vice-president to the MFU for the last five years, assumed the leadership position this week following the retirement Dec. 31 of Doug...
January 4, 2017 - 4:00pm
December 2, 2016
Viewpoint: When we see un-American behavior, let's push back
Viewpoint Those of us who regarded Donald Trump's election as an unmitigated disaster could only hope that his campaign histrionics would give way to a reality in which he did as he stated he would: surrounded himself with the best and brightest advisers he could.
December 2, 2016 - 4:30pm
November 30, 2016
Local officials brace for Wisconsin recount
The process of recounting every presidential ballot cast in Wisconsin begins this week, including Pierce and St. Croix counties. Wisconsin's...
November 30, 2016 - 4:45pm
November 24, 2016
Letter: The effort to protect Lake City's waterfront not over
As an advocate for public ownership of Lake City's shoreline, I applaud those who voted down the referendum (1,508-1,091) vacating part of Washington...
November 24, 2016 - 11:00am
November 20, 2016
Letter: Elected officials must represent all of us always
I have to say that I am disappointed with our past election. I'm disappointed that a candidate chose to use the presidential platform to insult numerous individuals on countless occasions for a variety of reasons without ever issuing an apology. How our president-elect conducted himself...
November 20, 2016 - 12:42pm
November 16, 2016
Election fallout surfacing in area schools
In the wake of national campaign rhetoric that was often labeled racist and xenophobic, some area school districts are dealing with an uptick of racially charged incidents following the presidential election. Red Wing Public Schools Superintendent Karsten Anderson said the district...
November 16, 2016 - 6:00am
November 14, 2016
Trump shock: Panel discusses media's role in 2016 election
RIVER FALLS — Two veteran Twin Cities journalists spoke at UW-River Falls Thursday to address the question many have been asking in the...
November 14, 2016 - 5:30pm
November 12, 2016
Johnson surges to victory in final days
Russ Feingold waited six years in the wings, hoping to unseat the man who handed him a decisive loss. On Tuesday, Wisconsin voters declined to return Feingold to the U.S. Senate. Oshkosh businessman Ron Johnson handily won his re-election bid by carrying 52 percent of the vote with...
November 12, 2016 - 10:00am
November 11, 2016
Drotos, Nesseth to bring fresh perspective
Tuesday's election will bring new faces to Goodhue County Board. Paul Drotos will serve as District 5 commissioner and Barney Nesseth will serve...
November 11, 2016 - 12:00pm
SWCD supervisors re-elected Goodhue County residents re-elected three Soil and Water Conservation District supervisors Tuesday. Jeff Beckman, District 3, Ed McNamara, District 4, and John Jaeger, District 5, will serve additional four-year terms. There were no challengers. Clark remains...
November 11, 2016 - 7:00am
November 10, 2016
Minnesotans like panel for determining legislator pay
November 10, 2016 - 6:30pm
Nolan-Mills U.S. House race tight
ST. PAUL — Minnesota's northeast quadrant attracted attention from national politicians as Democratic U.S. Rep. Rick Nolan struggled to...
November 10, 2016 - 4:07pm
Letter: Nation must be metric to compete in manufacturing
One of the more pointless things people running for political office regularly say is, "We need change." Change happens, regardless of what we do. It's one of the three things you can count on, along with death and taxes. Too many of these change-chanters have no idea what needs to...
November 10, 2016 - 4:00pm
It was a Republican Minnesota election
ST. PAUL—Greater Minnesota Republicans flexed their muscle. They helped provide the state House and Senate a GOP majority and forced some...
November 10, 2016 - 11:31am
November 9, 2016
'We are now all rooting for his success,' Obama says on Trump's victory
WASHINGTON—President Barack Obama pledged on Wednesday to work for a smooth transition of power with president-elect Donald Trump, who...
November 9, 2016 - 1:00pm