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Speech team takes second
Farm market report for Feb. 26 from the Zumbrota MN Livestock Auction Market
It’s all about people at First Farmers and Merchants
Senators consider body camera privacy issues
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Wrestling: Fitterer brings a title to Cannon Falls, and Randolph
Wrestling: Siewert rises to the top
Boys Basketball: Wildcats wrap up 1A-West title
Boys Basketball: Red Wing dominates Winona, returns to 1AAA title game
Boys Basketball: Rochester Lourdes ends Bombers' surprise run
Bring on the modern blues and jazz
Raye back with ‘Belting Babes’
Brave New Girls is March 26
Community celebration to support March of Dimes
Citizens' Climate Lobby planning gathering
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Letter: Call it what it is, a garbage burner
Letter: Red Wing cuts teachers: No and oh, no
Editorial: Fire calls
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Burbank recognized for DWI stops
Red Wing Police Officer Jeff Burbank was recently named to the 2013 Department of Public Safety Office of Traffic Safety DWI Enforcer All-Star team. In 2012, Burbank arrested 47 drunk drivers, and the award recognizes his efforts to prevent alcohol-related crashes. He was recognized...
July 2, 2013 - 2:56pm
June 8, 2013
One injured in Hwy 61 rollover
A man was injured Friday morning when his vehicle rolled on Highway 61 near Cady Street, Red Wing Fire Department reported. Crews responded...
June 8, 2013 - 8:00am
May 18, 2013
Man killed in Barn Bluff fall
The man who died after falling from Barn Bluff Wednesday evening has been identified as 54-year-old David Locuson of Fenton, Mo. The Red Wing Police Department said investigators believe Locuson was in town for business. Chief Roger Pohlman said the department won't be releasing...
May 18, 2013 - 8:00am
Community observes Peace Officers Memorial Day
Sheriff Scott McNurlin (left), County Attorney Steve Betcher and Red Wing Police Chief Roger Pohlman speak May 15 in the Law Enforcement Center during a memorial service to recognize peace officers killed in the line of duty. As part of the ceremony, two wreaths were placed on the...
May 18, 2013 - 8:00am
May 11, 2013
Letter: Remember and honor fallen peace officers
To the Editor: In 1962, President John F. Kennedy signed a proclamation that designated May 15 as Peace Officer Memorial Day and the week in which that date falls as Police Week. Established by a joint resolution of Congress in 1962, National Police Week pays special recognition...
opinion / letters
May 11, 2013 - 8:00am
January 15, 2013
1/15/2013: Possible body found near Hastings
Dakota County Sheriff's Office Deputies were notified of the presence of what appears to be human remains near the Vermillion River in the City of Hastings. Dakota County Sheriff's Office Investigators are working with the Hennepin County Medical Examiner's Office to recover the...
January 15, 2013 - 5:55pm
January 3, 2010
What's in Red Wing's arsenal?
When Tim Sletten started on the force 31 years ago, Red Wing cops carried standard-issue six-round revolvers and nightsticks. Today, his officers carry .40 caliber handguns that hold 17 rounds to go with Tazers and Asp nightsticks. In most squad cars, a shotgun and an assault rifle. Not...
January 3, 2010 - 9:00am
July 10, 2009
Future of liaison program in limbo?
School safety returns to the spotlight Monday when Red Wing city officials and school leaders discuss the future of a joint police liaison program. Officials are wrestling with how to facilitate the long-running program in light of budget limitations facing both entities. "It's...
July 10, 2009 - 9:27pm
April 13, 2009
Police still looking for suspect
A person eluded Red Wing police Friday and is still missing following a slow-speed pursuit. The incident began at 10:48 p.m. when an officer tried to pull over a vehicle on Highway 61 near Johnson Avenue, according to authorities. The vehicle failed to stop and ran a red light...
April 13, 2009 - 11:05pm
December 18, 2008
Hastings officer arrested on child porn charges, allegedly searched while on duty
New information released by the Wisconsin Department of Justice revealed that the Hastings police officer accused of possessing child pornography...
December 18, 2008 - 12:00am
August 30, 2008
Editorial: Make the call
Soaring high: Police calls are down in Red Wing. There certainly are many reasons, but citizens share the credit -- and not because they're hesitating to call for help. It's the opposite, in fact. They listened to the Police Department's request a couple years ago to call anytime...
August 30, 2008 - 12:00am
August 28, 2008
Police getting far fewer calls
If Red Wing police are sure about one thing, it's that there's no one reason for a recent drop in calls for service. Activity plunged 17 percent between April and July over the same period in 2007, police Chief Tim Sletten reported. The difference - 610 fewer calls - isn't attributable...
August 28, 2008 - 12:00am
August 5, 2008
Police deal with suicidal man at Levee Park
Authorities were able to pull a distraught Red Wing man from the dock at Levee Park early Tuesday morning. Red Wing police were notified of a 28-year-old male who was possibly suicidal. An officer found the male sitting on the edge of the dock, obviously upset, said police Chief...
August 5, 2008 - 12:00am
July 11, 2008
Letter: City has fine peace officers
To the Editor: This letter is to let the people of Red Wing know how great a police force they have, especially officer S.G., who was off duty and stopped and helped us change a flat tire Sunday afternoon. Red Wing, you can be proud of your force. Carlton & Paula DeWitt Glenwood...
July 11, 2008 - 12:00am