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November 19, 2017
Habitat has experience, so tap it for Innovative Ideas
Two weeks ago I attended one of the forums sponsored by the city of Red Wing in support of the 2040 Innovative Ideas Series. The topic was Building Smart: Becoming World Class at Housing and Redevelopment. The presenters were knowledgeable at how to do development right. If we are...
November 19, 2017 - 8:40am
November 18, 2017
Letter: Kind, start working with, for conservatives, too
Congressman Ron Kind, I received your taxpayer-paid mailing telling about all you are doing for us. How about this Obamacare, which you support? The cost of supplement insurance has gone up over 50 percent since Obamacare for Mary and I. Have you tried to buy health insurance for...
November 18, 2017 - 7:47am
November 13, 2017
Letter: Update to CVT's Welch station would be appreciated
I would like to suggest that very serious consideration be given in regards support to the Cannon Valley Trail. Safety and maintenance equipment is very important to the men and women that tend to the trail. An update in facilities at the Welch Trailhead would be most welcome. I...
November 13, 2017 - 12:57pm
November 12, 2017
Letter: Thankfully, first responders are there
Many thanks to the Red Wing Fire Department, Pierce County Sheriff's Department and my many concerned neighbors and fellow travelers on Wisconsin Highway 35 on Halloween who stopped to render aid after a nearly very serious accident. I was only shaken up and the occupants of the other...
November 12, 2017 - 11:00am
Letter: Stand together for better local care
Are you concerned that health care services are being taken away from you in areas where you live? This seems to be a serious problem throughout our region. This is not the fault of doctors, nurses and all the excellent caregivers. You look no further than to Dr John Noseworthy, Dr....
November 12, 2017 - 7:17am
November 9, 2017
Viewpoint: Celebrate! Foster care leads to 12,500 adoptions
Numbers can say a lot. Minnesota families have adopted 12,500 children from the state's foster care system in the past 20 years. With more children in our system in 2016, families adopted more foster children — 868 — than any other year over the last two decades. Adoption...
November 9, 2017 - 5:51pm
November 8, 2017
Letter: Weather didn't stop Crop walkers
The Crop Walk on Oct. 1 had 100 walkers and seven four-legged friends raise $10,700 for CROP/CWS. Twenty-five percent of those funds will go to support our local Red Wing Food Shelf. Though the weather was "iffy," walkers were faithful and we continue to fight hunger in our community...
November 8, 2017 - 3:57pm
November 7, 2017
Letter: Give to United Way and help fill basic needs
It's that time of year! Yes, we're coming up on the holidays ... but it's also the beginning of a new grant cycle at United Way of Goodhue, Wabasha & Pierce Counties. We are asking all local nonprofits to apply for Community Investment Grants. These grants will help fund organizations...
November 7, 2017 - 2:32pm
November 6, 2017
Letter: LGA increase won't really ease property tax levies
In a recent letter to the editor (RE, Oct. 21, 2017), Rep. Steve Drazkowski overstated the impact the state's 2017 tax bill will have on local government property tax levies.
November 6, 2017 - 2:45pm
November 5, 2017
Letter: Keep your hard-earned wages and vote 'no' twice
As responsible citizens, we are asked to make yet another difficult choice. Do we give the Red Wing School District an additional $424 per student,...
November 5, 2017 - 8:45am
November 4, 2017
Letter: Restore academic funding, vote 'yes' and 'yes'
Good things happen in public schools every day. I believe that with all my heart. I'm not just talking about the huge amount of academic learning...
November 4, 2017 - 2:32pm
November 3, 2017
Letter: Referendum questions reflect district's changing needs
Every time I walk into one of our public schools lately, I am so proud of the building updates and fixed systems that the Red Wing citizens voted yes to back in April 2016. The voters showed a commitment to maintaining community-owned infrastructure. The voters showed a commitment...
November 3, 2017 - 5:14pm
November 2, 2017
Letter: Trail links visitors to your communities
I am requesting the governments of Goodhue County, Red Wing and Cannon Falls approved increased government support for Cannon Valley Trail over the next 10 years to complete the necessary improvements and repairs. I have had a season pass to use the trail for the last 10 years or...
November 2, 2017 - 10:00pm
Letter: Consider taking EV for a spin
Would you like to save $468 per year on your car's commuting fuel cost (32 miles per work day), reduce your carbon footprint, and save time by eliminating regular trips to the service bay and gas station? A 100 percent electric vehicle may be right for you. EV performance has reached...
November 2, 2017 - 5:53pm
October 24, 2017
Letter: Keep Cannon Valley Trail a premier spot
I am requesting approval of increased government support for Cannon Valley Trail over the next 10 years to complete necessary improvements and repairs. I bike on the trail many times a summer and appreciate the beauty of the river and forests, the peacefulness of the trail, and its...
October 24, 2017 - 2:45pm