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April 6, 2011
Red Wing incinerator options under review
Red Wing's garbage incinerator has been a key point in budget and policy discussions for years, and Red Wing City Council is continuing to explore options before making any final decisions. The incinerator, located on Bench Street, takes up an average of about $500,000 from the...
April 6, 2011 - 9:06am
April 1, 2011
Advertising ordinance back before council
Spectators might soon be seeing advertisements alongside events at local athletic fields. A proposed ordinance that would allow advertising at the Red Wing Athletic Field, A.P. Anderson Park and fields at Red Wing High School and Twin Bluff Middle School is back before the Red Wing...
April 1, 2011 - 3:00pm
March 30, 2011
Mississippi National public meeting rescheduled
The first public meeting on the potential sale of Mississippi National Golf Links has been rescheduled for April 19. The meeting, which was originally planned for April 7, will give both the city and opponents of the sale a chance to present information, city officials said. Council...
March 30, 2011 - 9:03am
March 28, 2011
Mississippi National bill will see Senate vote
A bill that aims to clarify the right of Red Wing to sell Mississippi National Golf Links to a private developer is moving forward in the state Legislature. The bill, sponsored by Sen. John Howe, was approved by a Senate committee Wednesday - where City Council member Peggy Rehder...
March 28, 2011 - 9:06am
March 13, 2011
Goodhue Wind hearings start Tuesday
A contested local wind project will move one step closer to a decision next week. Sessions begin Tuesday in the administrative hearing on the site permit for Goodhue Wind's proposed 78 megawatt, 52-turbine project in Goodhue County. The hearing, which will span March 15-17, will...
March 13, 2011 - 11:58am
March 12, 2011
Township voters in Goodhue County head to polls
Township residents headed to the polls Tuesday, mainly voting in incumbents or unopposed candidates. Wacouta Township decided to stay with Red Wing for fire services, Clerk Laura Lutjen said, but had to raise the levy more than $16,000 to cover the costs. Voters were deciding...
March 12, 2011 - 12:00pm
March 11, 2011
Wanamingo's doggone pleased: Gov. Dayton names new puppy after southeast Minnesota town
A small Goodhue County city is getting statewide recognition after the governor chose it as his new puppy's namesake. Gov. Mark Dayton has...
March 11, 2011 - 8:51am
March 9, 2011
Red Wing City Council strategic planning process begins
Red Wing City Council met Monday in the first of four workshops to discuss and develop a long-term strategic plan. It will focus on big-picture goals for Red Wing within the next 15 years, a document Council Administrator Kay Kuhlmann said is long overdue. Before the next workshop,...
March 9, 2011 - 8:06am
March 5, 2011
Goodhue County Sheriff opts for conservative budget cuts
The Goodhue County Sheriff's Office will take a conservative approach to tackling budget issues, at least for now. The department presented the Goodhue County Board with a variety of potential measures to cut the budget for the Adult Detention Center, ranging from leaving some...
March 5, 2011 - 9:00am
March 3, 2011
Townships decide on Red Wing fire contracts
Fire service contracts with two nearby townships were up in the air after potential fee increases, and the results look to be coming back mixed. Diamond Bluff decided to sign a contract with Ellsworth Fire Department instead of renewing with the Red Wing Fire Department. While...
March 3, 2011 - 1:33pm
February 22, 2011
Firm lobbies for Red Wing
ST. PAUL -- A lobbyist says he regrets how he worded an e-mail that Minnesota's top senator interpreted as calling on city officials to lie. Senate Majority Leader Amy Koch, R-Buffalo, alleges that J.D.
February 22, 2011 - 10:00am
February 18, 2011
Hemmah's lawsuit against city concludes
A drawn out legal battle between the City of Red Wing's top brass and a former employee concluded last week. Several years after Daniel Hemmah filed suit against his former employer, Red Wing paid him $1. Red Wing fired Hemmah in 2006 after his superiors alleged he undermined and...
February 18, 2011 - 3:01pm
February 16, 2011
Red Wing City Council briefs
Appointments approved Red Wing City Council Monday approved the following appointments.
February 16, 2011 - 3:26pm
Goodhue County Board briefs
Board approves new radio tower Goodhue County Board approved an additional radio tower for the public system Tuesday. Red Wing Fire and Police departments, with the Goodhue County Sheriff's Office, have been testing the radio system since the beginning of this year and have found...
February 16, 2011 - 3:21pm
City of Red Wing to move forward with sale of Mississippi National golf course
Despite recent objections voiced by fans of Mississippi National Golf Links, Red Wing City Council said Monday it will continue negotiating the sale of the public course with its lessee. A group of about 10 residents attended Monday's council meeting. Two of them spoke and said...
February 16, 2011 - 9:08am