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Red Wing man charged with criminal sexual conduct
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Girls Soccer: Mankato West shuts out Red Wing
Volleyball: Tigers upset Bombers in four
Girls Swimming: Wingers win another dual meet
Boys Soccer: Scarlets thrash Wingers for Big Nine win
Girls Tennis: Cannon Falls rolls over Lake City
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August 21, 2014
Girls Soccer: Wingers lose opener at Mankato East
Thursday’s season opener served as a feeling-out process for the Red Wing girls soccer team. Down 2-0 at halftime to host Mankato East, the Wingers changed formations in the second half with the goal of playing their game. The final result was a 3-1 loss to the Cougars, but the...
sports / wingers
August 21, 2014 - 10:03pm
Boys Soccer: Wingers drop Big Nine opener
Red Wing was given a rude awakening into the Big Nine Conference on Thursday. Opening the 2014 season against Mankato East, the Wingers fell behind 3-0 within the first 12 minutes in a 5-1 loss to the visiting Cougars. Still trying to fine-tune its offense, Red Wing got caught...
sports / wingers
August 21, 2014 - 9:37pm
YMCA sets community meetings
The Red Wing Family YMCA will hold a series of community meetings to discuss changes in senior membership options. The meetings will be: •10 a.m. Friday Aug. 22 at the Y; •9 a.m. Tuesday Aug. 26 at the Y; •10 a.m. Wednesday Aug. 27 at Pier 55, the new senior center.
life / health
August 21, 2014 - 12:00pm
August 20, 2014
Girls Tennis: Wingers win at North St. Paul
After beginning the year with two straight losses, Red Wing’s girls tennis team found its stride Wednesdaywith a 7-0 victory over North St. Paul. All seven matches were 10-game, one-set affairs, and the Wingers had little trouble navigating the scoring setup. Emily Otteson...
sports / wingers
August 20, 2014 - 7:50pm
Locals talk rail safety specifics
Locals were ready with their ideas and concerns when Gov. Mark Dayton visited Red Wing Tuesday with state representatives and officials to talk about oil train safety. From requests for more training to changing penalties for rail company violations, attendees from Red Wing, Goodhue...
August 20, 2014 - 9:00am
August 17, 2014
I saw it in (Red Wing) Minnesota
Sunday night Aug. 3, scaffolding surrounded a dead tree in the front yard of Mary Brunner’s Red Wing home. But, despite outside appearance, it was not the end for that old tree, which has stood on the Danielson Street property since Brunner’s parents owned the house. In fact,...
August 17, 2014 - 1:00pm
August 15, 2014
Veterans Tribute invites public to contemplate
By Ruth Nerhaugen, contributor A unique sculpture that was put in place Monday in Levee Park aims to recognize the issues veterans face when they come home as well as the challenges they encountered while at war. Many veterans memorials have been built for those who gave their...
August 15, 2014 - 10:00am
August 13, 2014
Recount for one commissioner
Wabasha County apparently will have a recount for one commissioner race. Meanwhile, incumbent David Harms of Lake City learned he won’t serve after Jan. 1. Harms lost a three-way primary contest to Cheryl McGrath Key and Thomas Dwelle. Key had 183 votes and Dwelle received...
August 13, 2014 - 10:47am
August 12, 2014
Red Wing City Council ballot set
A number of people had hoped to serve on the Red Wing City Council, but Tuesday’s primary election eliminated three candidates and narrowed each race to a maximum of two people. Dustin Schulenberg and Erik Fridell took the top spots in the at-large race, leaving candidate Kalista...
news / politics
August 12, 2014 - 10:54pm
August 10, 2014
When life gives cousin lemons, girls make lemonade
Since May, Red Wing sisters Sadie Bloom, 9, and Samantha, 6, have sold lemonade and cookies by the quarter and saved up $400 for the “Mighty McKenzie; Tackitt Tough” campaign. Their mom, Amber Bloom, said that this spring the girls found out that her cousin Christy Tackitt...
August 10, 2014 - 9:00am
August 8, 2014
Fire, police departments respond to injury on Barn Bluff
Red Wing firefighter/paramedics responded to the north trail of Barn Bluff on Friday afternoon to assist an individual requiring medical care, the department reported. The call came at 4:04 p.m. The patient was found injured on the trail and carried out on a stretcher with a wheel...
August 8, 2014 - 10:01pm
August 4, 2014
Disciplined, determined: Red Wing girls basketball a late-season force in 81-82
Before their move to the Missota Conference, the 1981-82 Red Wing girls basketball team knew how to end on a high note. In their final season in the Big Nine Conference, the Wingers finished sixth in the conference at 7-6 while putting together a 10-8 overall record. But in the...
sports / wingers
August 4, 2014 - 3:42pm
Connecting to the community
When most people encounter police officers, the uniformed men and women likely are writing tickets, performing arrests or carrying out other duties. But community service officer Tim Bohmbach’s role with the Red Wing Police Department is more focused on interacting with residents...
August 4, 2014 - 2:00pm
August 3, 2014
Roommate threatened with knife, complaint alleges
A 41-year-old Red Wing man was charged with one felony count of second-degree assault with a dangerous weapon and one count of felony terroristic threats following an exchange at a residence in which he allegedly threatened a roommate with a knife, according to a criminal complaint...
news / crime and courts
August 3, 2014 - 1:00pm
July 31, 2014
Live Healthy Red Wing partnering with Community Rec
By John R. Russett and Danielle Killey A memorandum of agreement between the city of Red Wing, Red Wing Public Schools, Community Recreation Joint Powers Board and the Live Healthy Red Wing Coalition was approved to shift the fiscal agent of Live Healthy Red Wing to fit underneath...
July 31, 2014 - 4:00pm