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Goodhue County Board briefs: Solar panel project continues to be put on hold
Late Backwoods owner's 'legacy' upheld with new location
Boy, 16, dies after sustaining injuries in SD farm accident
Minnesota man on meth allegedly assaults woman because ghosts told her to kill him
On the campaign trail with Barb Haley
crime and courts
Football: Last-minute TD helps Goodhue upset No. 4 R-P
Football: Rockets end regular season on high note
Football: Cannon Falls sets up rematch vs. La Crescent
Football: Lake City loses fifth-straight game
Football: Mankato East hands Red Wing a winless regular season
Excitement grows for new St. Crispin Living Community
State and National Corn Husking Competition comes to Goodhue
Pumpkin patch looking for more volunteers
Ullrich celebrates 108th birthday Sunday
Aerie: Of Red Wing and ruby slippers
arts and entertainment
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Elizabeth J. Harth, 66
Kay Thom, 77
Darrell R. Johnson, 71
Irene E. Iocco, 94
Audrey D. Anderson, 79
Letter: Roe offers fresh approach to education
Column: Offshore tax havens cost U.S. $718 billion in taxes
LETTER: Schmit works hard and works for us
LETTER: Brown will make city better for all
LETTER: Roe will bring due diligence to Red Wing School Board
Real Estate Showcase
On the campaign trail with Lisa Bayley
On the campaign trail with Barb Haley
Election may mean storage at Yucca Mt.
House Speaker discusses health care 'crisis' at Red Wing roundtable
Trump will stay on Minnesota ballots, court rules
September 3, 2016
New artifacts added to military display
BAY CITY -- On Saturday, Sept. 10 and Sunday, Sept. 11, the River Bluffs History Center located in Bay City will be open with its Pierce County...
September 3, 2016 - 8:00am
August 14, 2016
Exploring the naming of the scarlet city
Since Red Wing’s incorporation as a city in 1857, the city moniker has been synonymous with rich history, environmental landscapes and strong...
August 14, 2016 - 6:00am
August 10, 2016
History Break to feature local pipe organ expert
Local historian Tom Erickson will discuss historic church organs for History Break, held noon to 1 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 17. Erickson, a seasoned organ collector, will lead a discussion on Red Wing’s historic church organs, with a focus on organs from 1880 to the present. Most of...
August 10, 2016 - 12:00pm
June 8, 2013
Looking back: No-wake zones implemented on Mississippi
25 years ago, 1988 The National Trust for Historic Preservation has listed Hay Creek farmer John Mohn's barn for historic merit. The barn was built in 1872 and is described as an outstanding example of preservation and continued use of a historic farm building. It is one of five...
June 8, 2013 - 8:00am
April 15, 2013
Goodhue County historical groups meet
An annual public meeting of area historical organizations will take place 2 p.m. April 21 at the Goodhue County Historical Society, 1166 Oak St. Authors and Civil War historians Richard and Sharon Krom will present "Clara Barton: Infected with Enthusiasm." The meeting will also...
April 15, 2013 - 8:01am
March 25, 2013
Women's fashion changed as freedom came
Women's fashion is an ever-molding industry that evolves with social and political changes. When Red Wing was founded in 1857, fashion consisted...
March 25, 2013 - 11:00am
March 14, 2013
What's old is new at hotel
St. James Hotel employees staged "Historic Day" March 7 while recreating a photograph discovered six months ago. Three dozen staff members...
March 14, 2013 - 11:00am
February 2, 2011
Treasure Hunters Roadshow coming to Red Wing Feb. 7-11
The International Collectors Association will present The Treasure Hunters Roadshow Monday-Friday in Red Wing. Times are 9 a.m.-6 p.m. every...
February 2, 2011 - 4:26pm
January 24, 2011
Looking back: ADM storage bin catches fire
25 years ago, 1986 Max Sargent, owner of Sargent's Nursery Inc., was inducted into the Minnesota Nurserymen's Association Hall of Fame during the annual state convention. He is immediate past president of the Goodhue County Horticultural Society and in 1984 received the Minnesota...
January 24, 2011 - 12:39pm
December 29, 2010
Picture perfect: Red Wing native wins card contest
Diane Johnson's background in art design and interest in sweepstakes proved a winning combination. A neat old photograph helped, too. Johnson...
December 29, 2010 - 11:04am
September 1, 2010
Dedication for Salem Lutheran Cemetery Sept. 12
The "Friends of Salem Church" invite the community to attend the dedication of the Salem Lutheran Cemetery on Sunday, Sept. 12, beginning at...
September 1, 2010 - 2:04pm
June 5, 2010
Book Report: Cherma captured in poetry
Back in 1920, Edgar Lee Masters, who grew up in a small Midwestern college town wrote a wonderful book of poems about the kind of people who settled his town of Galesburg, Ill. He called it "Spoon River Anthology," after the classical custom of writing messages on tombstones of...
June 5, 2010 - 2:24am
June 18, 2009
Hold Bush, Cheney accountable
To the Editor: Although I appreciate President Obama's inclination to embrace the future, I am disturbed by his reluctance to pursue the apparent crimes of the previous administration. It appears that this reluctance grants permission to our former vice president to come out...
June 18, 2009 - 10:17am
February 4, 2009
History Centeris looking for local volunteers
History Centeris looking for local volunteers Are you a storyteller? Do you enjoy telling a good story? Would you like to tell interesting stories to students about Goodhue County? The Goodhue County History Center would like to talk to you.
February 4, 2009 - 12:00am
January 16, 2009
History center's future explored
Goodhue County Historical Society members have been discussing the history center's future. That includes a possible new home -- though rumors...
January 16, 2009 - 12:00am