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Farm market report for July 26 from the Zumbrota Livestock Auction Market
Roads to open for River City Days
Council OK's West Avenue parking lot
Farm market report for July 25 from the Zumbrota Livestock Auction Market
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Amateur Baseball: Mudhens split on the weekend
Amateur Baseball: Aces' offense sputters against Northfield
Northland Outdoors TV goes in search of monster trout
Amateur Baseball: Aces secure home win over Minneapolis Angels
Legion Baseball: Post 54 bows out of Sub-State 6 playoffs
County 4-H’ers selected for presidential inauguration trip
Vintage Band Festival features Cannon Falls, Red Wing stops
Review: 'Hairspray' is feel-good fun
Web app tracks radon in Minnesota counties
‘Poke Ventures’ inspire community exploration, exercise
arts and entertainment
PUBLIC ACCURACY TEST
Merchants Bank vs Perryman
PUBLIC NOTICE Haycreek township
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Harold L. Buck, 82
Robert E. Nelson, 84
Robert Roschen, 69
Editorial: Unified? Nope
Letter: People will pay for Mayo Clinic’s ‘jobs, jobs, jobs’
Letters: Dowse would bring energy, proven leadership to council
Letter: Parking lot will detract from Historic Mall
Letter: Speak up at Xcel rate case hearing
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July 30, 2013
Traffic deaths increasing
Minnesota traffic deaths are on the path to outstrip last year's numbers, and Goodhue County is no exception. The number of people who have died on the roads this year surpassed 200 after five were reported this weekend. Last year at this time there had been 175, according to the...
July 30, 2013 - 2:52pm
July 29, 2013
Union prepares for child care vote
ST. PAUL -- Minnesota's largest public employee union is moving ahead with plans to organize child care providers who receive state subsidies after a federal judge tossed out a pair of lawsuits seeking to stop the work. But officials of AFSCME Council 5 have no prediction about...
July 29, 2013 - 4:32pm
Read 'em and ride
The Great River Road Scenic Byway is celebrating its 75th anniversary this year. A yearlong jubilation is taking in communities directly on...
July 29, 2013 - 12:07pm
July 26, 2013
Governor pay gaps close in area states
North Dakota Gov. Art Link earned a salary of just $27,500 in 1980, the country's lowest pay for a governor. Minnesota Gov. Al Quie was paid...
July 26, 2013 - 3:47pm
July 23, 2013
Capitol construction disruption nears
ST. PAUL — The Minnesota state Capitol grounds is about to look more like a construction site than the people’s house as some wonder if planners...
July 23, 2013 - 5:47pm
July 19, 2013
Klobuchar bill fights synthetic drugs
ST. PAUL - Sen. Amy Klobuchar is among sponsors of a bill written to make it easier to prosecute cases involving the sale of synthetic drugs. The Minnesota Democrat said that synthetic drug ingredients change slightly whenever a synthetic drug becomes illegal, and the process to...
July 19, 2013 - 9:32am
July 10, 2013
Grass fire believed to be started by train sparks
A significant grass fire was found south of Hastings Wednesday, July 10. The fire was reported at 2:25 p.m. along County Road 18 between Treasure...
July 10, 2013 - 3:16pm
July 9, 2013
MNGL plans driving on
Red Wing City Council members are working on a formal process to gather proposals for Mississippi National Golf Links' future. The council discussed the issue at its meeting Monday and generally agreed to continue developing a request for proposals. The formal process will allow...
July 9, 2013 - 3:17pm
July 5, 2013
Immigration bill touted
ST. PAUL -- Minnesota businesses would benefit if a U.S. Senate-passed immigration reform law becomes law, U.S. Sen. Al Franken and other bill supporters say. "It fixes our broken immigration system," the Democratic Minnesota senator said. The bill would provide a pathway for illegal...
July 5, 2013 - 1:57pm
Civil War heroes rest proudly at Oakwood Cemetery
By Ruth Nerhaugen Though 150 years have passed since it became apparent that the North was likely to win the Civil War, a Red Wing crowd was...
July 5, 2013 - 1:48pm
July 3, 2013
Visitors must follow invasive species laws
As the summer travel season approaches its peak, the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources reminds visitors to review aquatic invasive species laws before traveling to ensure compliance and avoid a citation. Stepped up education and enforcement of Minnesota's AIS laws is intended...
July 3, 2013 - 2:32pm
2014 election: DFL vs. GOP state budgets
ST. PAUL -- Pay attention to the Minnesota state budget: There will be a test. The test comes Nov. 4, 2014, the next general election. That...
July 3, 2013 - 10:47am
July 2, 2013
A fair look at taxes, sand, roads
CANNON FALLS -- Sen. Matt Schmit, DFL-Red Wing, gave a recap of his inaugural legislative session to Goodhue County Board members Monday as...
July 2, 2013 - 2:17pm
U of M ag students will hold reunion
The Southeast District Alumni of the University of Minnesota School of Agriculture will hold the annual reunion potluck picnic at the home of Ralph and Pat Mann, 34730 County 4 Blvd., at noon July 13. All graduates, attendees and their families are welcome. For more information,...
July 2, 2013 - 12:33pm
June 28, 2013
MPCA says agriculture impacting high nitrate levels
MPCA says agriculture impacting high nitrate levels A study recently released by the Minnesota Pollution Control Agency shows nitrogen levels are high or very high in southern Minnesota. The study indicated about 70 percent of the nitrates came from cropland agriculture. "I believe...
June 28, 2013 - 12:17pm