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Live stream: Jacob Wetterling funeral service at 10 a.m. Sunday
St. Crispin House & Senate public forum will focus on senior healthcare
Missing for 27 years, Jacob Wetterling's disappearance remained a mystery
Woman sentenced for stealing wedding ring from nursing home resident
Goodhue County commissioners split over initial tax levy
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Football: Bombers can’t sustain start, fall to No. 6 Lourdes
Football: Winona wrecks Red Wing homecoming
Football: Z-M moves to 4-0
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Football: Goodhue pummels Southalnd
Patrick Flueger inducted into Wall of Honor
Local nurse lobbies lawmakers for cancer research funding
University studying effects of yoga on Parkinson's disease
Sheldon fall preview: Sounds and traditions will enlighten
Personal reflections help readers through grief and loss
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LETTER: Trump tries to sidestep another madcap accusation
LETTER: Lewis backs ‘chained’ Consumer Price Index scam
LETTER: Help honor a Red Wing resident who champions human rights
EDITORIAL: Toxic tones
Letter: Peru educational study shows how vital rainforest is
Real Estate Showcase
Trump will stay on Minnesota ballots, court rules
Candidate Q&A: 2nd Congressional District
Candidate Q&A: Red Wing city council Ward 2
Local candidates attend forum, meet-and-greet
Three bow out from Red Wing mayor, City council contests
March 11, 2016
Business Notebook: Goodhue farmer makes competitive cut
Jared Luhman of Goodhue will compete in Minnesota Farm Bureau Federation Young Farmers & Ranchers Discussion Meet this fall. Luhman was among...
March 11, 2016 - 5:00pm
March 9, 2016
Taxes, roads among top priorities for local legislators
State lawmakers made their way to St. Paul Tuesday for the start of the 2016 legislative session. We asked local senators and representatives to detail their priorities for the session and how they plan to accomplish them. Here are their responses as well as contact information for...
March 9, 2016 - 4:55pm
March 6, 2016
Township elections largely unopposed
A special election in Welch Township and a ballot question in Leon Township are two standouts in the upcoming March 8 township elections dominated by incumbents. William Bodin, Andrew Jenson and Barbara Nelson are vying for a Welch Township supervisor seat left vacant by Nick Ries....
March 6, 2016 - 12:00pm
March 5, 2016
Goodhue County Board briefs
County to submit anti-Zip Rail resolution County Board approved by unanimous roll call vote a resolution opposing the defunct Zip Rail high-speed passenger line proposed from the Twin Cities to Rochester. The resolution will be submitted to the official record for the project. Minnesota...
March 5, 2016 - 5:00pm
March 3, 2016
County shows off Citizens Building’s new interior
Goodhue County opened the doors to the newly renovated Citizens Building Tuesday to give people a chance to tour it before Health and Human Services...
March 3, 2016 - 11:49am
March 2, 2016
County Republicans favor Cruz in precinct caucuses
Goodhue County voters showed strong support Tuesday night for Texas Sen. Ted Cruz, bucking statewide caucus results that gave Florida Sen. Marco...
March 2, 2016 - 10:35am
February 22, 2016
Rechtzigel will not seek re-election to County Board
Goodhue County Commissioner Dan Rechtzigel announced Monday he will not run for another term in elections this fall. Rechtzigel, of Kenyon, was first elected to County Board in 2004. He currently serves as chairman. According to an email statement: “I want to express my sincere...
February 22, 2016 - 11:18am
February 17, 2016
MnDOT commissioner tackles questions on high-speed rail
CANNON FALLS — State Transportation Commissioner Charlie Zelle fielded a barrage of questions Tuesday night from a packed crowd of southeastern...
February 17, 2016 - 12:05pm
February 15, 2016
Editorial: Get to transportation meetings
Transportation issues, namely a long-term plan, are expected to generate plenty of interest at the Minnesota Legislature this spring. Before lawmakers convene next month, however, two transportation issues will be on the local docket. Sen. Matt Schmit and Minnesota Department of...
February 15, 2016 - 6:00pm
County seeks input on comprehensive plan update
Goodhue County Planning Advisory Commission and Land-use Management staff are gathering public input to aid in the process of updating the county’s Comprehensive Plan. Over the last year, the PAC has reviewed plan topics to lay the groundwork for the 2016 update that will direct...
February 15, 2016 - 8:00am
February 14, 2016
Most government offices closed Monday
Government agencies and related businesses will be closed Monday to observe Presidents Day. The U.S. Postal Service will not deliver first-class mail. Post offices will be closed. Government offices in Goodhue and Pierce counties are closed. City of Red Wing buildings, including...
February 14, 2016 - 5:00pm
February 11, 2016
Author to discuss ‘Uncertain Lives’ of early black residents
February is Black History Month, a time to reflect on the experiences and contributions of African-Americans in communities across the country....
February 11, 2016 - 5:00pm
February 1, 2016
County Board cancelled due to weather
The Tuesday Feb. 2 Goodhue County Board of Commissioners meeting has been cancelled due to the threat of severe weather. The meeting was scheduled for 5 p.m. in the Government Center in Red Wing. Questions can be directed to county administration by calling 651-385-3251. A winter...
February 1, 2016 - 4:44pm
January 27, 2016
MnDOT suspends Zip Rail study
Plans for a public high-speed passenger line in southeastern Minnesota are coming to a halt, clearing the way for a potential project by the private sector. Minnesota Department of Transportation announced Wednesday it will suspend work on the proposed Zip Rail line from the Twin...
January 27, 2016 - 5:10pm
Outlook grim for public Zip Rail project
Minnesota Department of Transportation announced Monday the release of an Alternatives Analysis report for the proposed Zip Rail high-speed passenger...
January 27, 2016 - 5:08pm