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Many merchants still swiping long after deadline to switch to new credit, debit card technology
Every Hand Joined helps the school year start with a spark
DNR asks hunters to pass on radio-collared research bears
Trump last to make state ballot
crime and courts
Volleyball: Lake City regroups, beats St. Charles in five
Cross-Country: Wingers sweep competition at W-K
Boys Soccer: PIZM sneaks by Cotter in OT
Volleyball: Bombers go the distance, knock off Albany
Volleyball: No. 1 K-W victorious in opener
Vikings honor Russ Marshall
Goodhue County farmers at last can call Princess Kay of the Milky Way their own
Helmets prevent severe head injuries
Chamber Golf Tourney gets a rock n' roll beat
Goodhue native crowned Princess Kay of the Milky Way
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The Lending Connection, Inc. vfs Sermania
James Albert Weber, age 79 of Cannon Falls, MN died at home on Friday, August 26, 2016 with his family at his side following a six year battle with cancer. He was born on September 2, 1936 in Minneapolis, MN. He attended school in Fletcher, MN, and lat
Norbert "Nub" Deiss, 89
James A. Weber, 79
Mary C. Lewis, 75
Donna M. Johnson, 83
Young citizens use contest to express views
Editorial: States taxes bubbling up
Commentary: Taxpayers funded lifesaving drug and guess what happened next
Letter: Kiwanis makes trademark baskets bloom
Editorial: State frozen in political dysfunction
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January 20, 2013
Helicopter crews to count deer
Pending suitable snow cover, low-flying helicopters will be conducting whitetail deer population surveys from January through March in northwestern, central and southeastern Minnesota. "Good wildlife management decisions are based on good science," said Lou Cornicelli, wildlife...
January 20, 2013 - 11:00pm
DNR reminds area residents of deer feeding ban
Feeding deer is prohibited in Dodge, Goodhue, Olmsted and Wabasha counties, the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources reported. A ban was put in place in early 2011 to reduce the spread of chronic wasting disease, which was found in one deer harvested late in 2010 near Pine...
January 20, 2013 - 12:00am
January 19, 2013
Lakeshore wilderness protected
DULUTH -- Nearly 1,000 acres of private land along the hills overlooking Lake Superior near Two Harbors, Minn., will remain undeveloped thanks to a land conservation deal announced Monday.
January 19, 2013 - 4:00pm
Come view the eagles
Red Wing's Eagle Watch weekends will start today and run through Feb. 3. From 1 to 3 p.m. in Colvill Park each of those Saturdays and Sundays, spotting scopes will be available and Environmental Learning Center staff will be on hand to answer questions. A show featuring Sharon...
January 19, 2013 - 8:00am
Elk hunt extended
The need to manage the size of northwestern Minnesota's elk population and control depredation has prompted the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources to extend the elk hunt beginning today. "Our rules for the 2012-2013 elk hunt authorized an extended season if harvest goals...
January 19, 2013 - 3:00am
Sled dog race postponed
DULUTH -- The John Beargrease Sled Dog Marathon has been postponed until March 10. It had been scheduled to start Jan 27. "The board made the decision last night," race coordinator Pat Olson said Tuesday morning. "I don't know that we really had any choice but to postpone. It was...
January 19, 2013 - 1:00am
January 18, 2013
Asian carp barrier: disco, electric or lock-out?
January 18, 2013 - 11:00pm
January 17, 2013
Eagle watch gets underway Saturday
Red Wing's Eagle Watch weekends will start Jan. 19 and run through Feb. 3. From 1 to 3 p.m. in Colvill Park, spotting scopes will be available and Environmental Learning Center staff will be on hand to answer questions. A show featuring Sharon Stiteler will be Saturday Feb. 2 from...
January 17, 2013 - 3:00pm
January 14, 2013
Warmer weather could result in dangerous ice
With several days of temperatures hovering above and below freezing -- 32 degrees, the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources is reminding everyone not to let their guard down when traveling out on a frozen lake, river or pond. With days of warmer than normal temperatures, it...
January 14, 2013 - 7:19am
January 13, 2013
DNR: Take care when heading out on your sled
Gov. Mark Dayton with the support of Minnesota Department of Natural Resources and the Minnesota United Snowmobilers Association has proclaimed Jan. 13-19 as Snowmobile Safety Awareness Week in Minnesota. More than 1,000 volunteer instructors teach DNR snowmobile safety courses...
January 13, 2013 - 1:38pm
January 12, 2013
Gnotke family rides for multiple sclerosis
For Deb Gnotke, the MS Snowmobile Tour is a family affair. For more than a decade, Gnotke, husband Dave and their children have gone snowmobiling for a cause: multiple sclerosis. "My husband of 40 years, Dave, was diagnosed with multiple sclerosis back in 1971," she explained....
January 12, 2013 - 10:32am
January 6, 2013
Looking back on 2012's outdoor scene
The year started with the Winter That Wasn't and ended with generally improved deer hunting seasons in Minnesota. In-between, 2012 offered plenty of other memorable moments on the outdoors front.
January 6, 2013 - 10:00am
Memorial Park project gets state support
Plans to renovate and improve Memorial Park got a boost this week that will help make the project a reality. The city of Red Wing received...
January 6, 2013 - 8:00am
January 5, 2013
Plan forming to stop carp
A new report commissioned by the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources concluded that an Asian carp barrier using sound, bubbles and lights would be the most viable option to deter invasive fish from moving past Lock and Dam No. 1, commonly known as the Ford Dam. The DNR recently...
January 5, 2013 - 3:00pm
January 2, 2013
Sand mining is expected to be an issue at state level
Sand mining for hydraulic fracturing, also known as fracking, is an issue on the minds of many lawmakers, especially in rural areas. They differ somewhat in their opinion of how the state should be involved but agree the issue will be raised during the upcoming legislative session. "I...
January 2, 2013 - 1:00pm