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High-speed rail may greatly impact small river towns
Red Wing police partner with anonymity organization
Early-childhood education money in dispute
Highway 58 ramp closures to start soon
Polaris issues recall on ATVs
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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
A 28-year old storyteller for a 160-year old city
Flyway Film Festival presents '1984'
Q&A: Tracy Hardyman
A sit down with West End Liquor's famous chocolate lab
Local groups pitch a $6K fundraising effort for 'The Ath'
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Editorial: Make Red Wing what you want it to be
Letter: There is housing 'magic' at work
Letter: Hedin-Hartnagel pays in many ways
Letter: Understand that federal budget cuts will hurt our students
Column: Attempting to drain the swamp in Minnesota government
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May 12, 2009
Hooked on the St. Louis River
ON THE ST. LOUIS RIVER, DULUTH -- The dark shape of three human forms loomed in the blackness at Boy Scout Landing shortly after 4 a.m. Saturday....
May 12, 2009 - 8:00am
May 11, 2009
Kabetogama Lake is 2010 fishing opener
WHITE BEAR LAKE, Minn. - The Minnesota Governor's Fishing Opener moves back north in 2010, after seeing its first visit to the metro area this...
May 11, 2009 - 7:02am
May 9, 2009
Hager City's Stevens third in fishing event
Hager City resident Randy Stevens finished third Saturday in the FLW Walleye Tour stop on the Mississippi River in Red Wing. He had a four-day total of 16 fish that weighed 75 pounds, 9 ounces. Fellow Hager City resident Scott Fairbairn came in sixth (20 walleyes; 73 pounds, 4 ounces). The...
May 9, 2009 - 8:54pm
May 7, 2009
Fishin' in the dark
Anglers competing in the FLW Walleye Tour event on the Mississippi River in Red Wing wait for the shotgun start at dawn Wednesday morning. Weigh-in...
May 7, 2009 - 12:00am
May 4, 2009
Wisconsin fishing opener: Friendship and fishing never grow old
ON WISCONSIN'S BRULE RIVER -- Everything looked right. Rick Moss laid a tight loop of lime-green fly line against the soft green of the cedars. His muddler minnow lit like a feather on the dark water of this fabled trout stream. Moss, of Wausau, Wis., began stripping in line. He...
May 4, 2009 - 2:04pm
DNR searches for answers to slow steelhead fishing
It's been a strange spawning run for North Shore steelhead. The Lester River and Knife River each have had a couple of good days when water...
May 4, 2009 - 2:03pm
April 29, 2009
2008 Minnesota fishing licenses expire April 30
The 2008 Minnesota fishing license expires on April 30. Anglers ages 16 and older need to purchase 2009 licenses after May 1. Minnesota offers lifetime sporting licenses for most types of hunting and fishing. The price of the lifetime license is based on the age group of the individual...
April 29, 2009 - 4:01pm
We asked, they answered: Mark Courts
Courts will be in Red Wing to compete in both the FLW Outdoors Walleye League event Saturday and the FLW Outdoors Walleye Tour stop from Wednesday to May 9 on the Mississippi River. Saturday's event starts at 7 a.m. The weigh in is at 3 p.m. at Bay Point Marina. As part of the...
April 29, 2009 - 1:11pm
April 27, 2009
State walleye record still untouchable after 30 years
After almost 30 years, LeRoy Chiovitte's state walleye record remains untouchable. Chiovitte, of Hermantown, caught his 17-pound, 8-ounce state...
April 27, 2009 - 1:16pm
April 16, 2009
Anglers take aim
April 16, 2009 - 10:59pm
April 2, 2009
Fishing piers to be built
DIAMOND BLUFF -- Two piers will be built at Diamond Bluff's Sea Wing Park. The town board has awarded a contract for the project to Fitzgerald Excavating of Goodhue at $44,405, according to information from TEC Design Inc. of Eau Claire, Wis. The two 30-foot long by 10-foot wide...
April 2, 2009 - 7:46am
March 4, 2009
New Wisconsin fishing licenses go on sale today
Don't bother trying to use a 2008-09 hunting or fishing license after March 31 -- it won't be any good. Officials with the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources say that annual licenses are valid from April 1 - March 31, and that licenses for the 2009-10 season go on sale today...
March 4, 2009 - 7:42am
2009 fishing licenses, walleye stamp now on sale
Officials with the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources are reminding the state's angler's that the Minnesota's 2009 fishing licenses and the first-ever walleye stamp now are on sale. Anglers who purchase a license in early March can fish for 14 months as the license does not...
March 4, 2009 - 12:00am
February 26, 2009
Wisconsin DNR says it's time to get ice fishing shelters off the ice
Anyone with an ice fishing shelter on any water south of Highway 64 in Wisconsin must remove it daily and when it's not occupied after March 8. Officials with the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources say regulations have changed this year and the new law requires shelters...
February 26, 2009 - 9:00am
February 16, 2009
Into the BWCAW by dog team
ELY -- We had thought it was a lake trout trip, but the first walleye changed our mind. Hey, we could be flexible. Lake trout? Walleyes? Who's...
February 16, 2009 - 12:00am