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June 25, 2013
Bender ready for new role
Dan Bender is no stranger to City Hall, but Red Wing's new mayor said he views this role as a different one. "It's going to be a different kind...
June 25, 2013 - 3:32pm
June 10, 2013
Time to choose: Red Wing mayoral election is today
Red Wing residents will have the chance Tuesday to choose their new mayor. The special mayoral election is June 11. Polls will be open 7 a.m. to 8 p.m. Other than the ballot listing only one race, the election process will be no different for voters than general elections, City...
June 10, 2013 - 8:00am
May 25, 2013
Mayoral candidates outline visions and hopes
Six people hope to become Red Wing's next mayor, and just a few weeks before the special election they told some local residents why. The candidates...
May 25, 2013 - 11:00am
May 24, 2013
Red Wing mayoral Q&A -- part 1
Six candidates are vying for the office of mayor at a time when Red Wing faces growing concerns over the budget, economic development and mothballed city programs. With no primary election, voters will have less time than usual to get to know the candidates and learn where they...
May 24, 2013 - 4:35pm
May 15, 2013
Share your thoughts on who should become mayor
The endorsement letters for Red Wing's special mayoral election have started trickling into our office. There are less than four weeks before June 11, when citizens will decide which of six candidates will become the community's titular head. The time to weigh in is now. Here is...
May 15, 2013 - 1:00pm
April 20, 2013
Editorial: Campaign begins
Six candidates for mayor. We wish every election offered voters as much choice for a single office as the June 11 special election will. Unfortunately, this time choice comes with risk: Voters will not have the opportunity to narrow the broad field through a primary election. A...
April 20, 2013 - 8:00am
April 17, 2013
Kocina and Tix round out ticket
Six Red Wing residents will vie for the open mayor position in a special election June 11. Dan Bender, Ernest Stone, John Sachen, Christopher Nelson, Elizabeth Kocina and Samantha Tix filed as mayoral candidates with the city by the Tuesday 5 p.m. deadline. Kocina, 1078 Cottonwood...
April 17, 2013 - 8:00am
February 8, 2011
Egan is Red Wing's new mayor
Dennis Egan is Red Wing's new mayor after winning Tuesday's special election in a landslide. Egan tallied 834 votes to Stan Nerhaugen's 556....
February 8, 2011 - 10:48pm
February 6, 2011
Q&A with mayoral candidate Dennis Egan
Bio: Name: Dennis P Egan Age: 47 Residence: Red Wing Family: Married to Susan Egan for 18 years and have two daughters Maresa and Makaela Public involvement: Co-Chair Red Wing's Blue Ribbon Panel on Economic Development, Advisor for Red Wing's YMCA Youth in Government, Board...
February 6, 2011 - 9:00am
Q&A with mayoral candidate Stan Nerhaugen
Bio: Name: Stan Nerhaugen II Age: 66 Residence: 775 Freeman Ave. Family: Wife, Ruth Nerhaugen; son, Stan Nerhaugen III, 42, Richfield, Minn. Public involvement: Red Wing Sustainability and Sister City commissions; Bike Trail and Golf taskforces; past president of Red Wing Lions...
February 6, 2011 - 9:00am
February 5, 2011
Letter: Egan will do his best for community
To the Editor: I am writing on behalf of Dennis Egan and his bid for mayor. I've known Dennis for over 40 years and I believe he is the best candidate for the mayor of Red Wing. His small business entrepreneurial spirit allows him to know the value of a dollar in this tight budgeted...
February 5, 2011 - 10:52am
Letter: Nerhaugen will enhance our city
To the Editor: I have known Stan Nerhaugen for 33 years and worked with him for twenty-one years in the public school system. I feel confident recommending Stan to be mayor of Red Wing. During the years I worked closely with him, I saw him as a fair, objective, and extremely...
February 5, 2011 - 10:51am
Letter: After Tuesday, it's time to get to work
To the Editor: The campaign for Red Wing mayor ends Tuesday. It is time to move from talking to doing. There are many challenges facing Red Wing. We will be challenged to keep Red Wing affordable, a business climate that is developable and a vision for arts, music, and environment...
February 5, 2011 - 7:29am
Letter: Election comes at critical time
To the Editor: Our community will make a key decision about the future of this amazing city at a critically important time. Tuesday we will decide who will be our mayor. We will elect someone who will help set the vision for Red Wing's future. Our next mayor will have a full...
February 5, 2011 - 7:28am
February 2, 2011
Editorial: Mayor is important post in Red Wing
How many people will cast ballots in the special Red Wing mayoral election Tuesday? The answer is anybody's guess. The turnout doesn't look promising, based on unscientific poll results. Only 48 people responded to the past week's R-E online poll and, of those, only seven people...
February 2, 2011 - 2:02pm