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Apparent CO poisoning on St. Croix River leaves 1 dead, 2 hospitalized
Zumbrota man at large after chase, crash: report
Brief overnight stoppages on Highway 52
Minnesota's best cut; Villaran brothers in statewide spotlight
Students prepare for Japanese exchange trip
crime and courts
Making snowmobiling safe
Amateur Baseball: Minneapolis edges Wanamingo in tourney finale
Golf: After six years, Herzog bids farewell at state tournament
Baseball: Wingers' season ends in consolation semifinals
Baseball: Marshall capitalizes on Wingers' miscues
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Mississippi River Parkway Commission launches Great River Road biking giveaway
How do they do it? Making the perfect cheese curd
Plein air: 'Maddening, inspirational'
Minn. State Fair cheese curd legend to appear at Cheese Curd Festival
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BOARD COMM 5-2-17
25-FA-17-1453 SUM HANSON
Ad for Bids Bituminous Paving
U.S.Bank National Assoc. vs Jeffrey Harden
Ord 110 Amending Sect. 5.08 Off-sale Liquor Sales
David A. Bjork, 69
Leonard F. Plonsky, 86
Sharon J. Malueg, 74
Shirley A. Luettinger, 91
Letter: Lions Club invites public to 100th anniversary sculpture unveiling
Letter: Harsdorf backs long-term providers
Letter: Join the Lions in singing 'Jeeper, Creepers'
Letter: Speak up, for and with your young child
Letter: Head to Red Wing's living room
Real Estate Showcase
June 21, 2017
Red Wing advances as GreenStep city
The League of Minnesota Cities recognized 33 member cities and one tribal community at the League's 2017 annual conference on June 15 for demonstrating commitment to sustainability best practices and advancing to the next step in the GreenStep Cities program. As of 2017, there are...
June 21, 2017 - 3:30pm
May 24, 2017
Bipartisan work gives greater Minnesota legislative success
ST. PAUL—The 2017 Legislature may do pretty well by greater Minnesota. "We got there because it was a bipartisan effort. both parties...
May 24, 2017 - 5:00pm
May 9, 2017
Minnesota lawmakers seeking increased female genital mutilation penalties
ST. PAUL — Minnesota legislation to battle female genital mutilation now includes penalties requiring up to 20 years in prison and fines...
May 9, 2017 - 3:00pm
May 7, 2017
DNR adds more dogs added to sniff out zebra mussels as efforts ramp up
DULUTH—"Brady" looks like any other law enforcement officer of his rank — an eager, aggressive disposition, a long snout and wagging...
May 7, 2017 - 2:00pm
May 5, 2017
Cannon River Watershed Partnership to hold annual meeting
Cannon River Watershed Partnership will hold its annual meeting at 7 p.m. Monday, May 8, at River Bend Nature Center, 1000 Rustad Road, Faribault, Minn. The center is located east of the community along Highway 60. A meet-and-greet with a goat will begin at 6:30 p.m. Special guest...
May 5, 2017 - 7:00am
May 2, 2017
Hidden fuel tank discovered, $80K penalty follows
GOODHUE — An excavating and trucking company must pay an $80,000 penalty and take several corrective actions after the Minnesota Pollution...
News/crime and courts
May 2, 2017 - 2:15pm
May 1, 2017
Household hazardous waste collection do's and dont's
Do Bring Paint/stain/thinner etc. Bring unusable paint products to the collection. Pesticides/herbicides Products designed to kill weeds, bugs, rodents, mold and fungus. Automotive products Bad gas, cleaners, anti-freeze, fuels, grease, lead-acid batteries. Household products Drain...
May 1, 2017 - 5:55am
April 25, 2017
MPCA fines Gerdau $110,000 for regulatory violations
The Minnesota Pollution Control Agency (MPCA) has cited a St. Paul steel recycling facility for more than 30 environmental regulation violations relating to water quality, hazardous waste and air quality. Gerdau Ameristeel, the Florida-based corporation cited this month, agreed to...
April 25, 2017 - 1:45pm
April 18, 2017
Letter: Get on board Earth Day bus
Almost 47 years ago, Republican California Congressman Pete McCloskey was persuaded by Wisconsin Democratis Sen. Gaylord Nelson to serve as his...
April 18, 2017 - 1:00pm
April 13, 2017
City urges lawmakers to act on climate change
City of Red Wing called on St. Paul and Washington, D.C., Monday night to recognize climate change as a serious threat to the "health, prosperity...
April 13, 2017 - 5:20pm
April 11, 2017
Letter: CO2, oxygen go hand in hand
I don't understand the war on CO2 — the chemical name for carbon dioxide. Carbon dioxide is made by burning almost any material that contains...
April 11, 2017 - 5:00pm
April 10, 2017
Local bus going to March for Science
Area residents are invited to ride a chartered bus to the March for Science — Minnesota to be held on Earth Day, Saturday, April 22. The bus will leave Red Wing Mall at 9 a.m. and return at 3 p.m. Feel free to bring signs and banners. Suggested donations to cover transportation...
April 10, 2017 - 12:00pm
April 3, 2017
Transportation bills pass, starting the real Minnesota talks
ST. PAUL — Maybe the third time is a charm. That is the hope of Minnesotans who are tired of dodging potholes and daily fighting other...
April 3, 2017 - 10:58am
March 30, 2017
Republicans want to delay, change vegetative buffers around Minnesota waters; Dayton says no way
ST. PAUL—Environmental legislation going through the Minnesota Legislature could face trouble if it reaches Gov. Mark Dayton. The Democratic...
March 30, 2017 - 10:23am
March 12, 2017
A helping hand for ducks
CANOSIA WILDLIFE MANAGEMENT AREA, Minn. — On a 12-degree March morning, Rich Staffon loaded gear into a sled behind his four-wheeler....
March 12, 2017 - 12:00pm