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Speed limit increasing on section of Highway 60 from Kenyon to Zumbro Falls
60 Years of #RealBeauty features Red Wing native
Higher education bills call for Minnesota State tuition freezes
Bill Federbusch, always optimistic
Arts Board awards grants to local groups
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
Q&A: Shannon Harris
Q&A: Vicki Iocco
African Cinderella tale comes to Sheldon
No foolin' — Sheldon presents prom for all ages
Q&A: Mary Cyr
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
December 30, 2016
Top 10 stories of 2016: No. 1, new leaders take the spotlight in fall election
Donald Trump winning the presidency is the biggest story of the year, according to national news organizations. Locally, Election Day results...
December 30, 2016 - 4:07pm
Top 10 stories of 2016: No. 8, Zip Rail grinds to a halt; private high-speed rail proposal faces backlash
Plans for the publicly funded Zip Rail project came to a stop in January, but opponents of the Twin Cities-Rochester passenger line turned their...
December 30, 2016 - 2:09pm
Top 10 stories of 2016: No. 9, Solar hits, misses
As the sun beat down on Minnesota during the record-breaking 2016 heat, the future looked bright for solar energy in Red Wing. A 17 kilowatt...
December 30, 2016 - 2:03pm
December 16, 2016
Winter driving tips to keep in mind
Learning the skills and expertise to navigate winter driving can take years of practice. Pierce County Highway Department and Goodhue County...
December 16, 2016 - 1:26pm
Hog farm compromises quality of life in Zumbrota
On Monday, Zumbrota Township residents were able to discuss concerns regarding a new factory hog farm proposal in Zumbrota Township. The Minnesota Public Agency information meeting put Minnesota Pollution Control Agency on the spot when residents asked to do a more thorough environmental...
December 16, 2016 - 1:18pm
December 13, 2016
'Making new memories': Red Wing family looks forward to new Habitat for Humanity home
For Stevanna Steiner and her five children, the prospect of owning a home offers exciting opportunities such as gardening, welcoming a new pet...
December 13, 2016 - 4:00pm
December 9, 2016
Cannon River watershed agreement advances; more County Board briefs
Goodhue County Board Cannon River One Watershed Agreement Goodhue County Board voted 5-0 to approve the further planning process for the Cannon River Watershed. Action came at Thursday's meeting. The One Watershed One Plan approach was adopted by the Board of Water and Soil Resources...
December 9, 2016 - 6:25pm
December 8, 2016
Editorial: Strength grew out of 'infamy'
Japan attacked Pearl Harbor 75 years ago today, propelling a previously reluctant United States into the thick of World War II. The surprise attack at the U.S. naval base in Hawaii (which was not a state at the time) killed more than 2,400 people, injured another 1,280, and had young...
December 8, 2016 - 10:46am
December 4, 2016
Looking back: Sheriff bags deer in unexpected way
25 years ago, 1991 Renowned author and Greenpeace senior adviser Harvey Wasserman will speak in Red Wing and Prairie Island about alternatives to dry cask storage. He will discuss the unnecessary nature of and alternatives to NSP's proposed dry cask storage facility. Wasserman's presentation...
December 4, 2016 - 7:00pm
Man caught in Cannon Falls after Dakota County burglary pleads guilty
A Bloomington, Minn., man accepted a plea agreement Wednesday, Nov. 30, to second-degree burglary of a dwelling for his role in a Sept. 26 incident...
News/crime and courts
December 4, 2016 - 12:00pm
December 2, 2016
Zumbrota man accused of first-degree criminal sex conduct
A Zumbrota man faces multiple counts of first-degree criminal sexual conduct as a result of a complaint filed Nov. 28 in Goodhue County District...
News/crime and courts
December 2, 2016 - 9:30am
'The world is changing'
Lake City police officer Shawn Schneider lost his life in 2011 during a response to a domestic dispute involving a handgun. He was helping a...
December 2, 2016 - 8:00am
December 1, 2016
Editorial: State your case through Truth-in-Taxation
The Minnesota Department of Revenue estimates that property taxes could climb $344.3 million statewide in 2017. That would amount to a 3.8 percent increase over 2016. That projected increase is contingent on each and every local government across the state approving the preliminary...
December 1, 2016 - 12:06pm
November 30, 2016
Truth-in-Taxation meetings begin Thursday
Goodhue County has been strenuously planning for next year's budget and tax levy. Residents will have the opportunity to hear the proposals as well as voice their concerns at upcoming meetings for municipalities and school districts, too. Commonly known as Truth-in-Taxation meetings,...
November 30, 2016 - 8:00am
November 29, 2016
Applications welcomed for Miss Teen Goodhue County
Applications are being accepted for the title of Miss Teen Goodhue County 2017. The winner will represent her county at the Miss Teen Minnesota pageant next year in St. Paul. Contestants will compete in personal interview, fitness wear, fun fashion wear and evening gown competitions....
November 29, 2016 - 3:41pm