Skip to main content
Ellsworth, River Falls mourn teen victim of fatal crash
Police locate mystery safe in Red Wing holding pond
Farm market report for Oct. 24 from the Zumbrota Livestock Auction Market
Minnesota sees record one-day online voter registration
Local candidates to speak at St. James forums
crime and courts
MN state parks to be free on day after Thanksgiving
NORTHLAND OUTDOORS: Meet a central Minnesota family whose made its living off wild rice for four generations
Football: A glance at the section playoffs
Football: Last-minute TD helps Goodhue upset No. 4 R-P
Football: Rockets end regular season on high note
Reps want residents to sound off about health insurance woes
Falconer Vineyards introduces two new ciders for fall
Excitement grows for new St. Crispin Living Community
State and National Corn Husking Competition comes to Goodhue
Pumpkin patch looking for more volunteers
arts and entertainment
ACCURACY TEST WELCH
Phil Kenneth Mitchell, LtCol, USAF
Dorothy V. "Dottie" Johnson, 76
Elizabeth J. Harth, 66
Dorothy M. Seeley, 95
Gabriel B. Carpenter, 13
Letter: Roe offers fresh approach to education
Column: Offshore tax havens cost U.S. $718 billion in taxes
LETTER: Schmit works hard and works for us
LETTER: Brown will make city better for all
LETTER: Roe will bring due diligence to Red Wing School Board
Real Estate Showcase
On the campaign trail with Lisa Bayley
On the campaign trail with Barb Haley
Election may mean storage at Yucca Mt.
House Speaker discusses health care 'crisis' at Red Wing roundtable
Trump will stay on Minnesota ballots, court rules
November 15, 2013
River Road panel asks local governments to follow sand mining rules
ST. PAUL — A Minnesota commission designated to oversee the Great River Road is sending a message to local governments asking that they consider...
November 15, 2013 - 4:32pm
Four lanes open in Hastings
By Chad Richardson, Forum News Service HASTINGS — Years and years of frustrations, backed-up traffic, terrible crashes, construction delays,...
November 15, 2013 - 4:03pm
Red Wing gives anyway
Locals didn’t give up when the website set up to collect donations for Give to the Max went down Thursday, even though the day was focused...
November 15, 2013 - 3:56pm
October 25, 2013
Manufacturers face hiring, government woes
BLOOMINGTON, Minn. — Minnesota manufacturers say they are doing well, but face twin roadblocks of finding qualified workers and dealing with government-caused uncertainties. “As much as we have tremendous pride in Minnesota … we cannot be complacent,” said Scott Peterson,...
October 25, 2013 - 12:08pm
October 4, 2013
EQB prepares silica advisory team
The state’s Silica Sand Technical Assistance Team is just about ready to begin advising local governments on mining and related impacts. The Minnesota Environmental Quality Board is scheduled to vote on formally establishing the team at a meeting Oct. 16 in St. Paul. Its...
October 4, 2013 - 4:01pm
September 27, 2013
Minnesota Senate, former employee settle suit
ST. PAUL — A longtime Republican activist agreed Thursday to drop a lawsuit claiming gender discrimination against the Minnesota Senate. Former Senate GOP spokesman Michael Brodkorb will get $30,000 in severance pay in the deal, which already cost state taxpayers more than $300,000...
September 27, 2013 - 5:15pm
Health insurance exchange debuts today
ST. PAUL -- Minnesotans may begin shopping for insurance online today, as a fundamental part of a new federal health law begins. A majority of people receive health insurance via their employers and nearly all of those policies will continue as is. Those on government-subsidized...
September 27, 2013 - 5:03pm
September 13, 2013
MnDOT outlines local and statewide vision
From the fifth floor of the St. James Hotel, Minnesota Department of Transportation Commissioner Charlie Zelle watched as a train passed by...
September 13, 2013 - 1:22pm
September 10, 2013
Goodhue County included in improved traffic warnings grant
New signs in Minnesota will help alert drivers to approaching traffic in an effort to increase safety in rural areas. The federal government has agreed to pick up the tab for of 15 "intersection conflict warning systems" across Minnesota. The 15 signs will be fully funded by a $1.45...
September 10, 2013 - 1:02pm
September 3, 2013
Woman fights 'land of minimum wage'
FALCON HEIGHTS, Minn. -- Jessica English is a face of a newly revived effort to raise Minnesota's minimum wage. She earned minimum wage while...
September 3, 2013 - 11:47am
August 29, 2013
Minnesota fair food not just deep fried
FALCON HEIGHTS, Minn. -- Jayden Johnson sat on a park bench eating one of his favorite Minnesota State Fair foods in 96-degree heat. It was not...
August 29, 2013 - 9:52am
August 27, 2013
State Fair center of heat wave
FALCON HEIGHTS, Minn. -- The Bennett family was well prepared for searing heat at the Minnesota State Fair. The frozen grapes, plentiful water,...
August 27, 2013 - 6:17pm
August 23, 2013
An 'important and very wonderful moment'
After more than 44 years of living in the United States, Regina Nicolosi officially became a U.S. citizen this week. The 71-year-old Red Wing...
August 23, 2013 - 3:28pm
MPCA taking public comment on nuke plant permit
The Minnesota Pollution Control Agency is taking public comments on a plan to reissue a national pollutant discharge elimination system/state disposal system permit for Prairie Island nuclear plant. The permit authorizes some discharges to the Mississippi River via the circulating...
August 23, 2013 - 1:12pm
Red Wing native newest face of Fox Sports North
Red Wing residents may soon see a familiar face on their television screens during sporting events and on social media sites. Kendall Mark,...
August 23, 2013 - 1:07pm