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Riverfront Trail reopens Wednesday
PHOTO: Rotary honors 'Service Above Self'
Farm market report for Feb. 22 from the Zumbrota Livestock Auction Market
Too good to last: Region braces for winter storm
Farm market report for Feb. 21 from the Zumbrota Livestock Auction Market
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Girls Basketball: Red Wing handles Mankato West, Zebro hits milestone
Boys Basketball: Goodhue handles Cannon Falls with ease
Boys Basketball: Lourdes zaps Z-M
Boys Basketball: Pine Island victors over Hayfield
Boys Basketball: Mankato West gets by Red Wing
Energy therapy class offered in Red Wing: Health briefs
County offers assistance for building healthy workplaces
RWAA issues call for 'Greenery' entries
RWHS graduate to perform
Band of brothers brings brass to Sheldon
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Donald D. Jennings, 83
Ann O. Hammer, 83
Ethel Johnson, 104
John R. "Jay" Schmauss, 66
Donald Martinson, 92
Letter: Tele-town hall is form of censorship
Letters: Questions abound in hog farm issue
Letters: Equal coverage of 'Life Marches'
Column: Lawmakers diving into REAL ID and more
Letter: DeVos' confirmation is a slap in the face
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Riverfront Trail reopens Wednesday
The city of Red Wing on Wednesday reopened the Riverfront Trail. The biking and hiking path has been closed since Jan. 23 due to construction...
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February 6, 2017
Coast to coast for climate change
Mindy Ahler and Ryan Hall took off on their bicycles Aug. 27, 2016, from Seaside, Ore., a coastal city abbuting the Pacific Ocean. Ahead of them...
February 6, 2017 - 8:00am
February 3, 2017
February Weed of the Month: The cut-flower pathway
There are many different ways that plant, insect, and disease pests can enter Minnesota. The particular method of introduction for a pest is...
February 3, 2017 - 12:55pm
January 31, 2017
Rare flycatcher, aging gyrfalcon seen
Wisconsin birders identified and reported more birds through eBird, an internationally popular online bird observation website, than birders...
January 31, 2017 - 7:00am
January 28, 2017
Dayton wants big bucks for natural resources
ST. PAUL — Gov. Mark Dayton's administration on Wednesday outlined its natural resource budget proposal for the next two years, saying...
January 28, 2017 - 10:47am
January 24, 2017
CWD found in 1 more deer
A special chronic wasting disease 16-day deer hunt in southeastern Minnesota concluded Jan. 15 with one additional case of the disease found so far. Now, landowner shooting permits take effect in an attempt to further lower the deer population in the area and stop the disease from...
January 24, 2017 - 4:06pm
January 6, 2017
Ski, snowshoe or hike by candlelight at Frontenac State Park
Frontenac State Park Association will present the Candlelight Ski Party Saturday, Jan. 14, at the park. Everyone is invited to enjoy a 1-mile gently-rolling trail by boot, ski or snowshoe 6-8 p.m. Afterward, warm up by a wood fire with cocoa and snacks provided by the Frontenac State...
January 6, 2017 - 4:36pm
Local trout streams offer alternative to ice fishing
If sitting around and staring at a hole in the ice doesn't fit with your idea of fishing, take heart, there are open-water alternatives near Red Wing even in the coldest part of the year. As locals know, the Mississippi River doesn't freeze here because of Xcel Energy's nuclear and...
January 6, 2017 - 4:31pm
You spoke, Cannon Valley Trail listened
Whether it's a frigid winter day with ice hanging from the trees, or 80 degrees and sunny with birds singing, Cannon Valley Trail is open year-round,...
January 6, 2017 - 4:22pm
December 27, 2016
Bird of the Month: Barred owls
Bird of the Month: Barred owls In Minnesota, we are known for our owls. We host a number of different species including great horned owls, short-eared...
December 27, 2016 - 12:45pm
December 15, 2016
10 smart salting tips that protect Minnesota waters
As Minnesota endures heavy snowfall and bitter cold temperatures, most of us will rely on a crucial tool to clear the roads and sidewalks: salt. It is estimated that we toss more than 350,000 tons of salt on the metro area roads annually.
December 15, 2016 - 1:57pm
December 12, 2016
Get ready to count birds
On Tuesday, Dec. 20, the Red Wing Audubon Chapter's monthly program will feature the Christmas Bird Count. The CBC is a long-standing program...
December 12, 2016 - 1:55pm
December 9, 2016
DNR bobcat researchers looking for trapper assistance
MADISON, Wis. — As part of the first study of its kind in Wisconsin, the Southwest Wisconsin chronic wasting disease, deer and predator research project will actively monitor coyote and bobcat populations in southwestern Wisconsin, and trappers and landowners are reminded of...
December 9, 2016 - 6:24pm
December offers good pheasant hunting
Pheasant hunters can expect to see some roosters in the fields this December, according to the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources. "We've encountered some wet weather this season, but once the ground freezes, we can expect some really good hunting conditions," said Scott Roemhildt,...
December 9, 2016 - 6:21pm
DNR question of the week
Q: Historically speaking, how often do we have a white Christmas in Minnesota? A: Having a white Christmas is generally defined as having 1 inch of snow on the ground on Christmas Day. In the Twin Cities, this happens about 72 percent of the time. In northern Minnesota, the chance...
December 9, 2016 - 5:28pm