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Farm income falls
Railroad, cops ask: Have you seen this thing?
Minnesota's Ellison would resign from U.S. House if he wins Democratic post
Farm market report for Dec. 7 from the Zumbrota Livestock Auction Market
Minnesota roundup: Man admits to driving drunk, hitting police car; Woman charged with causing brain injury to addiction recovery center employee; 5 more state news stories
crime and courts
Boys Hockey: Last-second goal puts Wingers past Henry Sibley
Girls Hockey: Red Wing overcomes early deficit to beat Faribault
Girls Basketball: Winona pulls away from Wingers in second half
Boys Basketball: Bethlehem Academy edges Randolph
Girls Basketball: Lake City trips up Cannon Falls
Music therapy program presents holiday concert
Christmas cheers arrives by train
Second City comedy revue takes on holiday traditions
Citizens' Climate Lobby to host local viewing party
arts and entertainment
PHN - Recommendation on CUP request by RW Public Schools
11-21-16 Board Minutes
Summons - Perry Knudsen
Notice and Order of Hearing for Charles John Goranowski,
Public Hearings - 12-20-16
Karen Oline Trelstad, 79,
Helen E. Hoisington, 84
Donald F. Harris, 83
Katharine Mary Vogel, 93
Janet M. Barringer
Editorial: Strength grew out of 'infamy'
Letter: Meeting appears to be unadulterated Xcel promotion
Viewpoint: When we see un-American behavior, let's push back
Column: Charitable donations enrich giving season
Letter: Obama's family also exemplify service
Real Estate Showcase
October 4, 2012
Boys Soccer: PIZM blanks Winona Cotter
Pine Island/Zumbrota-Mazeppa was dominant Tuesday in a 5-0 victory against Winona Cotter in in Winona. PIZM senior Ben Coady scored three goals, one on a penalty kick, and tallied an assist. Senior Noah Smith had a goal and three assists while sophomore Matt Smith contributed a...
October 4, 2012 - 11:10pm
September 27, 2012
Boys Soccer: PIZM pours in six goals at Lake City
Senior Paul Kohner tallied three goals to lead the Pine Island/Zumbrota-Mazeppa boys soccer team in a 6-2 victory against Lake City Tuesday in Lake City. Senior Ben Coady, junior Cody Heitman and sophomore Ben Bryant all added a goal for the Wildcats in the victory. "We had great...
September 27, 2012 - 11:56pm
September 14, 2012
Girls Soccer: PIZM held scoreless
The Pine Island/Zumbrota-Mazeppa girls soccer team fell for just the second time this season, losing in a 4-0 shutout against Kasson-Mantorville in Hiawatha Valley League play Thursday in Kasson. "Kasson's very solid and they play well together," said Panthers head coach Doug Weincouff....
September 14, 2012 - 5:42pm
February 8, 2012
Plant spokeswoman says radioactive water leaks at Minnesota's Prairie Island nuclear plant pose "no risk"
Nearly 4,000 gallons of water containing "small amounts" of tritium and "trace amounts" of other chemicals have been released by Prairie Island nuclear plant since November, plant spokeswoman Mary Sandok said Wednesday. The most recent leak, occurring when 27 gallons of water that...
February 8, 2012 - 11:52am
January 7, 2012
Bleach leak launches alert (with video)
Within just an hour and a half of being alerted of a chemical spill at Prairie Island nuclear plant on Thursday morning, directors with Goodhue...
January 7, 2012 - 12:00pm
Taking a closer look
How news of the leak at Prairie Island nuclear plant unfolded Thursday: 3:53 a.m. Operators at Prairie Island nuclear plant declare an alert after workers discover sodium hypochlorite -- commonly known as chlorine bleach -- leaking from a tank in the screen house. The chemical...
January 7, 2012 - 12:00pm
December 17, 2011
Prairie Island celebrates new leaders
Prairie Island Indian Community Tribal Council leaders acknowledged the challenges facing them and encouraged cooperation during a ceremony Wednesday. The...
December 17, 2011 - 2:00pm
June 23, 2010
It's a mysterious primal urge that compels turtles to migrate every spring from the Vermilion River to marshy Nelson Lake. It's the modern four-lane...
June 23, 2010 - 12:00am
June 3, 2010
Asian concert scheduled at Island
Some of the hottest Asian performers on the circuit will be performing June 5 when Golden Dragon Entertainment of St. Paul presents "Tinh He" at Treasure Island Resort & Casino. Doors to the Island Event Center will open at 7 p.m.; the concert will begin at 8 p.m. Among performers...
arts and entertainment/Life
June 3, 2010 - 1:00pm
December 9, 2009
NRC puts safety first
This newspaper is a longtime proponent of nuclear plants and, in particular, of the Prairie Island nuclear plant, whose overall 25-year safety record is solid. We've also stressed the important roles strong federal regulations and thorough inspections play in keeping nuclear power...
December 9, 2009 - 6:11pm
March 3, 2009
Business notebook: Kranig new IT director at casino
Treasure Island Resort & Casino recently named Doug Kranig as its new director of information services. Kranig is now responsible for the...
March 3, 2009 - 7:00am
February 27, 2009
Bingo party A bingo birthday bash is planned Saturday in celebration of the 25th anniversary of Island Bingo at Treasure Island Resort & Casino. There will be a 12:30 p.m. matinee session as well as an evening event. Birthday cake will be served at both sessions. For details,...
February 27, 2009 - 8:41am
January 21, 2009
Pine Island crash victim identified
The 19-year-old Pine Island man killed Saturday in a one-vehicle crash has been identified as Justin Riess. Riess was ejected from a vehicle driven by Brenton Sather, 19, of Pine Island. Sather lost control of the vehicle and it rolled just before 8:30 a.m. on Highway 52 near Pine...
January 21, 2009 - 12:00am
January 20, 2009
Woman falls into holding pond
Deborah Krebsbach, 48, Welch, was feeding swans at 9:50 a.m. Thursday when she fell into a holding pond at the Treasure Island Resort & Casino. Two Treasure Island security officers pulled her out of the pond. Authorities say Krebsbach held on to ice at the edge of the freezing...
January 20, 2009 - 12:00am
January 19, 2009
UPDATE: Pine Island crash survivor released from hospital
The survivor Saturday's fatal crash in Pine Island was released today from St. Marys Hospital in Rochester. Brenton Sather, 19, of Pine Island, suffered serious injuries in the crash that killed another 19-year-old Pine Island man, according to the Minnesota State Patrol. Sather,...
January 19, 2009 - 12:00am