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Ellsworth, River Falls mourn teen victim of fatal crash
Police locate mystery safe in Red Wing holding pond
Farm market report for Oct. 24 from the Zumbrota Livestock Auction Market
Minnesota sees record one-day online voter registration
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Football: K-W runs over Medford in 2AA quarterfinals
Football: Tigers stun PEM in Section 1AAA shootout
Football: Panthers prevail on the road over TCU
Football: Bombers plow through La Crescent in 1AAA opener
Football: Z-M moves on as defense comes up big again
Reps want residents to sound off about health insurance woes
Falconer Vineyards introduces two new ciders for fall
Excitement grows for new St. Crispin Living Community
State and National Corn Husking Competition comes to Goodhue
Pumpkin patch looking for more volunteers
arts and entertainment
ACCURACY TEST WELCH
Phil Kenneth Mitchell, LtCol, USAF
Dorothy V. "Dottie" Johnson, 76
Elizabeth J. Harth, 66
Dorothy M. Seeley, 95
Gabriel B. Carpenter, 13
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
May 18, 2013
Kenyon mourns the death of community icon
Longtime mayor, author and cherished Kenyon community member John Cole died Thursday night of a massive heart attack, family members said. He was 81 years old. Cole served in Kenyon city government for 16 years as both a City Council member and three-time mayor. He also was an officer...
May 18, 2013 - 8:00am
May 8, 2013
County seeks grant for 52/9 overpass
KENYON -- Goodhue County Engineer Greg Isakson told commissioners at a board meeting Tuesday that staff had submitted a state grant application to fund an interchange project at Highway 52 and County Road 9 near Cannon Falls -- and that the estimated cost of the project had decreased. The...
May 8, 2013 - 12:00pm
June 5, 2012
Oh, deer: Unexpected visitor stirs up excitement at nursing home
Apparently where Charles Johnson goes, excitement follows. Most recently, the 75-year-old's move to the Kenyon Sunset Home brought with it...
June 5, 2012 - 11:31am
November 9, 2011
Kenyon Township crash injures one
A vehicle rolled early Saturday morning in Kenyon Township, injuring one, the Goodhue County Sheriff's Office reported. Amy Ehrich, 31, of Kenyon, was eastbound on Highway 60 when she fell asleep, she said. Her vehicle had drifted over the fog line and when she woke up, she over-corrected,...
November 9, 2011 - 11:00am
September 16, 2011
ZM/KW boys cross country takes 16th at Mayo Invite
Zumbrota-Mazeppa/Kenyon-Wanamingo senior Nathan Warneke finished 19th overall in 16 minutes, 52.7 seconds Thursday at the 41st annual Mayo Invitational at Eastwood Golf Course in Rochester. ZM/KW finished 16th as a team. Sophomore James Drettwan took 71st in 18 minutes, 15 seconds...
September 16, 2011 - 12:22am
Kenyon adopts seller/server ordinance
The Kenyon City Council voted Tuesday to adopt a mandatory alcohol seller/server training ordinance that will go into effect Wednesday. The ordinance will require all sellers and servers of alcohol to complete a responsible beverage service training course annually before selling...
April 16, 2011 - 12:00pm
January 13, 2011
Kenyon woman recovering from car crash
A Kenyon woman is recovering from a head-on car crash that occurred Wednesday night on Highway 60 near 70th Avenue, between Kenyon and Wanamingo. Laurie Sibley, 49, was listed in critical condition after the crash, according to Minnesota State Patrol. She had been upgraded to good...
January 13, 2011 - 11:29am
December 12, 2010
Kenyon Wind project in doubt after state denies permit extension
A plan to build a wind farm near Kenyon suffered a major setback Thursday after a state commission denied a request for two more years to secure a buyer for energy generated by the project. The Minnesota Public Utilities Commission voted down the petition -- filed in October by...
December 12, 2010 - 9:16am
December 9, 2010
Kenyon Wind project in doubt after state denies permit extension
A plan to build a wind farm near Kenyon suffered a major setback Thursday after a state commission denied a request for two more years to secure a buyer for energy generated by the project. The Minnesota Public Utilities Commission voted down the petition -- filed in October by Kenyon...
December 9, 2010 - 5:24pm
September 29, 2010
Donations for flood victims can be taken to Allure
Allure School of Cosmetology's staff and students are collecting donations through Saturday to help area residents who suffered flood damage Sept. 23-25. The list of items includes non-perishable food, toothbrushes and toothpaste, shampoo and conditioner, soap or body wash, toilet...
September 29, 2010 - 3:20pm
May 19, 2010
Hopes blossom for abandoned high school
For more than a decade, the old Kenyon-Wanamingo High School has sat largely vacant. Shattered windows line exterior. Pigeons and other wild...
May 19, 2010 - 2:00pm
April 17, 2010
Letter: The wind may not blow 'green'
To the Editor: In a time when jobs are scarce, the temptation to flow with the current of wind blowing from turbines, promising jobs, injecting money into economy while being environmentally green seems promising. Let's look at contributing elements; the manufacture, transport...
April 17, 2010 - 1:14pm
February 26, 2010
K-W students present rock opera 'Godspell'
The rock opera "Godspell" will be staged this weekend in Kenyon by Kenyon-Wanamingo High School students. Curtain is 7 p.m. Saturday, 2 p.m. Sunday in the high school auditorium. Written by John-Michael Treblak and Stephen Schwartz. The play is set in an abandoned theater where...
arts and entertainment/Life
February 26, 2010 - 5:15pm
February 19, 2010
History Center tour guides needed
The Goodhue County History Center is conducting training sessions for volunteer tour guides for the upcoming spring and summer season. Lead a group of students throughout the museum during weekdays, and bring to life the interesting stories of Goodhue County's past residents....
February 19, 2010 - 3:11pm
November 27, 2009
Officials doing their homework on old Kenyon school
Discussions continue regarding the fate of Kenyon's former high school. Goodhue County and Kenyon city officials are considering hiring an...
November 27, 2009 - 9:00am