Skip to main content
Update: Driver named in fatal rollover crash
UPDATE: Spring Valley Middle-High assesses storm damage
Operator error leads to quiet sirens in southwestern Pierce County
Update: State of emergency declared in Cannon Falls after Thursday's storm
Pierce County Sheriff's blotter: Squatter reported, complainant cited
crime and courts
Nick Connelly, former RWHS football star, dies of cancer
Girls Tennis: Wingers edge Wildcats with singles performance
Farmers protecting Rice Creek
Cannon Falls artist wins waterfowl stamp contest
Football: Panthers hang half-a-Century on Wingers
Minnesota's unemployment rate drops to 19-year low
Dam Days film screening aims to shine a light on farmers
Minnesota businesses confront opioid crisis
Minnesota's uninsured rate rose in 2017
Not giving up on making vino in the valley
Place a Business Announcement
Home and garden
arts and entertainment
GOODHUE COUNTY: 09/04/18 Board Minutes Summary
PUBLIC HEARING NOTICE-MEETING 10/02/18
CITY COUNCIL MTG 10/08/18 6:00 PM: City Hall proposed assessments
FORECLOSURE:MERS INC vs. Leondo and Sara-Louis Henry
FORECLOSURE POSTPONEMENT: Everett Lowery 21-18-004677
Jean E. Learn
Nicholas C. Connelly
Robert "Bob" Ottman
James R. "Bear" Anderson
Leon & Jonnetta Mullenbach
Ron & Sue Wolter
Mitchener - Klindworth
Ask the Chief: Be a good neighbor, mind the noise
Letter: Work crews really clean up after storm
Viewpoint: Bridge building continues beam by beam
Brighter future for addressing mental health
Letter: Recognizing direct support professionals
Submit a Political Letter
Real Estate Showcase
Real Estate Showcase Ad Submission
Real Estate Showcase current ads
June 1, 2016
Vandals cause $9K in damage over long weekend
Red Wing police say those responsible for what appears to be a string of vandalisms over Memorial Day weekend could face felony charges after causing thousands of dollars in damages. Police received 18 reports of smashed car windows, slashed tires and spray painting concentrated in...
June 1, 2016 - 2:00pm
July 2, 2013
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...
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...
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...
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