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Petition calls for two-year frac sand ban
Nearly ‘100 percent’ Red Wing
Motorcyclist injured in hit-and-run crash, Saturday evening
Energized to be best
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Track: Red Wing boys and girls place second at home
Girls Golf: Rain-soaked Wingers win at Shakopee
Boys Tennis: Waseca shuts out Lake City
Softball: Hayfield's bats blast Goodhue
Baseball: Tigers get home sweep over Wildcats
Taking steps ... to end birth defects
Red Wing native's music festival grows
Food find: Homemade pizza
Ramble on: Annual spring studio tour comes around
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Editorial: See those cycles
June 12, 2009
Bring the outdoors inside with interior renovations
As more and more homeowners choose to stay and play in their current homes instead of selling, Cheryl Smith of Bella Casa Interiors in downtown Red Wing offers five solid interior renovation tips, each of which easily can be accomplished in a weekend. "One of the longest-lasting...
June 12, 2009 - 7:35am
June 1, 2009
Cheese Curd Festival bringing in country talent
The annual Cheese Curd Festival will include a new event: The Double Barrel Tour. The tour is a highlight of the festival, which runs June 25-28 at the Pierce County Fairgrounds. Scheduled for June 27, it features country music stars Rhett Akins and Andy Griggs. Both artists have...
arts and entertainment / life
June 1, 2009 - 6:00am
April 25, 2009
'Botanical Fiction' exhibit opens
MAIDEN ROCK - "Botanical Fiction," an exhibit featuring plant-based constructions by sculptor Jim Proctor, opens May 2 with a reception at Swan Song Contemporary Arts. Hours are 3 to 5 p.m. For 10 years, Proctor has been creating sculptures from natural components of the landscape....
April 25, 2009 - 12:00am
April 24, 2009
Alma Ice Break festival
ALMA, Wis. -- Guitarist Cam Waters, the Ditch Lilies and the Sue Orfield Band, along with well-known naturalist/ story teller Kenny Salwey, will be among familiar faces at the first Alma Ice Break, a new festival of music and humor. The festival, designed to focus on all that makes...
April 24, 2009 - 9:54am
April 22, 2009
AREA BUSINESS NOTEBOOK: Flea market schedule released
For the second summer, flea markets will be at the Pottery Place Center, 2000 Old West Main St. Summer Sunday Flea Markets will be the first and third Sundays from May through October. Scheduled dates are: May 3 and 17; June 7 and 21; July 5 and 19; Aug. 2, 16; Sept. 6 and 20;...
business / / life
April 22, 2009 - 10:10pm
April 18, 2009
Storyhill to perform at Zumbrota's State Theatre
Well-known acoustic duo Storyhill, featuring Chris Cunningham and John Hermanson, will bring fast strumming and tight harmonies to the State Theatre in Zumbrota at 7:30 p.m. April 25. Boston area violinist and singer-songwriter Jake Armerding will open for the duo.
arts and entertainment / life
April 18, 2009 - 10:51am
April 15, 2009
4-H hog roast planned April 26
Goodhue County 4-H will hold its annual 4-H Hog Roast April 26 at the Goodhue Lions Community Center. Food will be served 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., with a silent auction at 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. and live auction and raffle following. The public is invited. Meal tickets are available from...
April 15, 2009 - 8:09am
Humorist Batt to entertain at spring festival Al Batt will provide entertainment at the Goodhue County Home Study Spring Festival May 4 at Grandpa's Event Center in Cannon Falls. Registration is scheduled for 5:30 p.m. with dinner at 6 p.m. Batt, a humorist, writer, and storyteller...
April 15, 2009 - 7:58am
April 11, 2009
Egg-ceptional ways to color Easter eggs
For many families, Easter wouldn't be Easter without some decorated eggs. And, of course, for families with young children, egg decorating can be a fun family activity. With that in mind, here are a few decorating ideas that can transform an Easter tradition into kid-friendly art...
April 11, 2009 - 7:00am
April 10, 2009
Free Easter dinner being offered Sunday
Sunday Supper/Loaves and Fishes community dinner will be served at 5 p.m. on Easter Sunday at First United Methodist Church. This free dinner is served on the second and fourth Sundays at the church and is open to anyone.
April 10, 2009 - 7:29am
April 7, 2009
Plumber brings city-honed skills to the country
The next generation of plumbers in the Bigaouette family is establishing a rural business in Pierce County. Barry Bigaouette worked with his father, Ed, in plumbing most of his adult life. Now that his dad is ready to retire from his business in Stillwater, Minn., Bigaouette has...
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April 7, 2009 - 7:55am
April 6, 2009
April 6, 2009 - 9:49pm