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Progress: Land of many crossings
Vote gives solar proposal a little light
Region’s residents sound off on Walker budget
Highway 61 funding revisited
Man charged in child pornography case
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Softball: Wingers look for continued success
Track and Field: Red Wing hits the pavement
Cross-Country: Girls going the (extra) distance
Column: A belated welcome back for KG
Red Wing readies for section moves
Progress: Harvesting ice was hard work
Four orphans, 150 years ago
Register for the 100 Mile Garage Sale
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DEPART OF COMMERCE
Office of the Minnesota Secretary of State
ADV FOR BIDS 156-MP-15-01S city of red wing
IN THE TRIBAL COURT OF THE PRAIRIE ISLAND WAKANTON DAKOTA COMMUNITYPRAIRIE ISLAND INDIAN RESERVATION STATE OF MINNESOTA IN THE MATTER OF THE ESTATE. OF:
STATE OF MINNESOTADISTRICT COURT COUNTY OF GOODHUE FIRST JUDICIAL DISTRICT
Florence C. Pirius, 92
June R. Ferrie, 95
Kandi S. Lockhart, 58
Joan C. Schnaare, 83
Matthew C. Cassidy, 48
Letter: Strong education system vital to community, nation
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Column: Eliminate fraud from Medical Assistance
Letter: Good policy uses good science to protect everyone's water
Letter: Community solar garden would help revitalize city
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June 17, 2013
Trips to celebrate water trails
Cannon River Watershed Partnership will offer leisurely paddling trips June 22 and 23 on the Cannon and Straight rivers to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Minnesota State Water Trails system. There will be two routes June 22 on the Cannon River: Cannon River Wilderness Area...
outdoors / life
June 17, 2013 - 6:00pm
June 16, 2013
Audubon focuses on swifts
The June 18 Hiawatha Valley Audubon meeting will feature a presentation on the declining chimney swift population. Ron Windingstad, retired home coordinator from Audubon Minnesota, will speak at 7 p.m. in the Izaak Walton Clubhouse. Over the past 40 years the number of chimney swifts...
outdoors / life
June 16, 2013 - 2:00pm
MNGL options developing
Options are emerging as the city continues to discuss Mississippi National Golf Links' future. A study group composed of City Council members, staff and consultants from Schoenbauer Consulting and Springsted plans to present some preliminary findings before the end of the month. The...
June 16, 2013 - 8:00am
June 15, 2013
Vote on mining ordinance nears
After nearly 18 months of discussion, public meetings and revisions, the Board of Commissioners is set to vote on a revised ordinance and comprehensive plan that could affect the future of the frac-sand industry in Goodhue County. The board will vote on the amended documents after...
June 15, 2013 - 9:00am
Frac-sand ban advances in Pepin
The Pepin County Zoning Committee approved an ordinance banning frac-sand mining in a 10-mile radius along Highway 35/Great River Road, voting to send it to County Board for final approval. The ordinance creates a zoning overlay district that would limit mining operations to no more...
June 15, 2013 - 8:00am
June 13, 2013
Building her own future
When Kaylyn Nygaard watched Habitat for Humanity volunteers build her family's home a few years ago, she said it was frustrating being too young...
news / education
June 13, 2013 - 9:00am
June 12, 2013
District clinic opens its doors
Just more than six months after it originally planned, the Red Wing School District officially opened its employer-sponsored clinic Monday.
news / education / health
June 12, 2013 - 2:00pm
City launches 'digital town square'
Citizens now have another option for sharing ideas and voicing their opinions on Red Wing issues. The city recently launched imagineredwing.com, a site that includes forums, polls and other ways for participants to get involved in discussions. "We want you to think of this site...
news / politics / government
June 12, 2013 - 10:00am
Man pleads guilty to child porn, drug charges
A Cannon Falls man pleaded guilty in Goodhue County Court Friday to one count of child pornography possession and one count of marijuana possession, both felony charges. Joshua Daniel Anderson, 25, originally charged last year with four counts of pornography possession and three...
crime and courts / news
June 12, 2013 - 8:00am
ATV crash injures two
Two Red Wing teenagers were hurt in an ATV crash Sunday in Featherstone Township, authorities reported. Tricia Simonson, 17, was operating an ATV around 9 p.m. when it with careened into a ditch nose-first and rolled on top of her. A passenger, Kelsey Reding, 18, was ejected from...
June 12, 2013 - 8:00am
June 6, 2013
Three years of improvements done at No. 3
As little as three years ago, Lock & Dam No. 3 near Red Wing was "absolutely terrible" for barges to navigate, Upper Mississippi Waterway Association...
June 6, 2013 - 3:00pm
June 3, 2013
Traffic to move onto new bridge tonight, tomorrow
The Hastings Bridge Project - three years in the making - has reached an exciting and critical milestone: late today, construction crews will reroute the southbound lane of traffic on Highway 61 onto the new Hastings Bridge. Approximately 24 hours later, crews will reroute the northbound...
June 3, 2013 - 3:26pm
June 1, 2013
Supreme Court issues opinion on rental code case
Minnesota's highest court says Red Wing's rental inspection ordinance is not unconstitutional on its face. In an opinion issued Friday, the court said for it to rule the ordinance unconstitutional at this point "appellants must demonstrate that every warrant to conduct an (inspection)...
crime and courts / news
June 1, 2013 - 1:00pm
Consensus reached on 52/9 interchange
It's not quite the overpass residents were calling for, but county commissioners and state lawmakers agreed that a newly revealed interchange...
June 1, 2013 - 9:00am
Xcel moves ahead with axing New Era Wind contracts
NSP, now part of Xcel Energy, said it would seek judgement in Minnesota District Court to declare that the company is justified in terminating power purchasing agreements with New Era Wind. NSP gave New Era a deadline of May 12 to begin resolving issues preventing the construction...
June 1, 2013 - 12:00am