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Minnesota roundup: Patrol still looking for hit-and-run driver who killed 85 year old woman; Man killed after contacting live wire following crash; plus more state headlines.
Red Wing City Council briefs: MnDOT to lead Highway 63 bridge replacement
Students learn tribal government
Farm market report for Oct. 26 from the Zumbrota Livestock Auction Market
Minnesota roundup: Searchers looking for missing canoeist on Leech Lake; Woman who didn't trust banks loses $224,000 life savings in home theft
crime and courts
Football: Mable-Canton drops Randolph from 9-Man bracket
Volleyball: K-M downs Z-M
Volleyball: Byron bounces Pine Island
Volleyball: Cannon Falls sets up showdown with Stewartville
Volleyball: Lake City moves on with win over Chatfield
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
NOTICE OF SALE
NOTICE OF PUBLIC ACCURACY TEST
Ricky D. Rodewald, 62
Marianne E. Rehder Howe
Shirley J. Badker, 75
Phil Kenneth Mitchell, LtCol, USAF
Dorothy V. "Dottie" Johnson, 76
LETTER: A vote for Seifert is a vote for veterans
LETTER: Goggin understands need for change
Letter: Grandpa will be the best mayor
LETTER: Schmit is leader on health care front
LETTER: Don’t give Schmit a pass on raises
Real Estate Showcase
Speaker demands health insurance action or will ask Dayton to resign
UPDATE: Pier 55 to host informational meeting on independent candidate McMullin
On the campaign trail with Lisa Bayley
On the campaign trail with Barb Haley
Election may mean storage at Yucca Mt.
October 23, 2016
County Board candidates stop by Pier 55
The League of Women Voters hosted a Goodhue County commissioner meet and greet at Pier 55 Tuesday evening, Oct. 18. Candidates started the event...
October 23, 2016 - 11:00am
October 21, 2016
Goodhue County Board briefs: Solar panel project continues to be put on hold
Goodhue County Board voted 5-0 Tuesday to push back any community solar garden proposal. Since August 2015, Public Works Director Greg Isakson...
October 21, 2016 - 4:00pm
October 17, 2016
House Speaker discusses health care 'crisis' at Red Wing roundtable
Minnesota Speaker of the House Kurt Daudt called a spike in health insurance premiums a "full-blown crisis" Wednesday during a roundtable on the topic in Red Wing. Earlier that day, Gov. Mark Dayton identified the projected 50 to 67 percent increases in health insurance premiums...
October 17, 2016 - 5:00am
October 15, 2016
Ullrich celebrates 108th birthday Sunday
Catherine Ullrich had just turned 20 years old when she filled out an election ballot for the first time in the 1928 presidential election....
October 15, 2016 - 5:00am
October 13, 2016
Police: Attempted abduction did not occur
Authorities now say an attempted abduction Oct. 9 in Cannon Falls was a false alarm. The 10-year-old girl who reported the attempted abduction told Cannon Falls police in a subsequent interview that the incident in Hannah's Bend Park did not occur, according to a news release Thursday,...
October 13, 2016 - 10:03am
September 29, 2016
Library to close 10 days before revealing 'facelift'
The next week may be a good time for cardholders with the Red Wing Public Library to check out the thick tomes they've been meaning to read....
September 29, 2016 - 7:00am
September 20, 2016
Minnesota set to up its fight against opioid abuse with $2.5 million in federal funding
ST. PAUL — Minnesota is about to increase its campaign warning about the dangers of pain killers known as opioids. State officials also plan to work with medical and pharmaceutical professionals about the risks of overprescribing the drugs. The state announced Monday, Sept....
September 20, 2016 - 5:00pm
Trump chips away at Clinton Minnesota advantage
ST. PAUL — A new Minnesota Poll shows Donald Trump closing Hillary Clinton's lead in the state, which mirrors national polls showing the...
September 20, 2016 - 6:00am
September 19, 2016
Islamic State says Minnesota mall stabbing carried out by 'soldier'
ST. CLOUD, Minn. --- A man who stabbed nine people at a mall in central Minnesota before he was shot dead is a "soldier of the Islamic State," the militant group's news agency said on Sunday, as the FBI investigated the attack as a potential act of terrorism. The man, who was wearing...
September 19, 2016 - 10:16am
September 18, 2016
Suspect dead, 8 injured after mall stabbings in Minnesota
ST. CLOUD, Minn.—Eight people were injured and the suspect died at Crossroads Center on Saturday after an attack reported about 8:15 p.m. St....
September 18, 2016 - 10:52am
September 15, 2016
Criminal charge filed over recording
A Goodhue County Sheriff’s Office employee is accused of illegally recording a conversation between co-workers with an iPhone in an attempt to catch office gossip. Diane Lynn Miller is charged with intentionally intercepting oral communication, a felony, for a recording made around...
September 15, 2016 - 6:00pm
August 22, 2016
Hwy 61 to officially re-open, celebration planned
After two summers of construction, Highway 61 will be officially re-opening Tuesday, Aug. 23. "The final striping is being done this week, along with barricade removals and then Highway 61 is officially finished and open," said Patty Brown, Red Wing Area Chamber of Commerce president,...
August 22, 2016 - 4:18pm
August 18, 2016
Train derails special session plans
ST. PAUL—Minnesotans will not get tax cuts and will not see road and other public construction projects begin after the governor and legislative leaders failed to agree on a special session agenda. "I've concluded ... I am not going to call a special session," Democratic Gov....
August 18, 2016 - 4:26pm
May 25, 2016
Aretha Franklin postpones gig due to illness
Aretha Franklin has postponed her May 28 appearance at Treasure Island Resort & Casino due to illness, the casino announced Wednesday. A rescheduled date will be announced in the coming weeks. Once that date has been set, likely this fall, purchased tickets will be valid for...
Life/arts and entertainment
May 25, 2016 - 2:42pm
May 13, 2016
Prince’s estate woes underscore need to plan
As the divvying up of Prince’s estate plays out in court, experts say the high profile case is a reminder for people to document their final wishes. The 57-year-old Minnesota musician reportedly died without a will, forcing a legal process that could take years to resolve. “Our...
May 13, 2016 - 6:00am