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Frac sand ban fails in Caledonia
Food shelves ready for FoodShare
Fire destroys house off Highway 52
Red Wing School Board briefs
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Girls Basketball: Goodhue fights off Blooming Prairie for 1A-West win
Boys Basketball: Ellsworth's season ends at Osceola
Boys Swimming: Winger swimmers look to make noise at state
Boys Basketball: Wildcats wrap up 1A-West title
Wrestling: Three others place at state wrestling meet
Bring on the modern blues and jazz
Vasa musem luncheon is Saturday
10 days out
Raye back with ‘Belting Babes’
Brave New Girls is March 26
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NOTICE OF TOWNSHIP
Mortgage Electronic Registration Systems, Inc vs Merken
Delores "Dee" W. Holmgren, 89
George L. Duncan, 72
Marjorie M. Lundberg, 88
Mary L. Mark, 88
Ronald Jay Bolinger, 64
Letter: Celebrate students' art; join Post-It note creation
Letter: Call it what it is, a garbage burner
Letter: Red Wing cuts teachers: No and oh, no
Editorial: Fire calls
Letter: Arts play major role in academic success
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December 18, 2009
Results of budget process a mixed bag
The city of Red Wing's 2010 budget process yielded a mixed bag of good news, bad news. City Council was able to pass a flat levy for 2010 -- $12.66 million -- but didn't feel it could commit the dollars necessary to bring back a popular youth program that was cut last year. Council...
December 18, 2009 - 9:00am
December 11, 2009
Former Humane Society director pleads guilty
A Red Wing woman pleaded guilty Friday to embezzling money from the Humane Society of Goodhue County while serving as its director. Marilyn Szymanski will serve 240 hours of community service for stealing at least $2,500 from the non-profit that cares for lost and abandoned pets. "You...
crime and courts / news
December 11, 2009 - 9:57pm
December 8, 2009
Bus workers unionize
Employees at First Student -- the company that provides bus services for Red Wing School District -- voted Tuesday to unionize. The bus drivers, monitors and Coach drivers will become part of Teamsters Local 160 based in Rochester. Of First Student's 71 Red Wing employees, 54 cast...
December 8, 2009 - 11:26pm
UPDATE: Snowstorm drops seven inches
Just over seven inches of snow fell Tuesday night and Wednesday in Red Wing and almost 10 inches in parts of Pierce County, according to the...
December 8, 2009 - 11:20pm
Winter driving tips
Always use seat belts Adjust speed to road and weather conditions - lower speeds minimize crashes. Keep a safe stopping distance between vehicles, and leave extra room between your vehicle and snow plows or other removal equipment. Accelerate and decelerate slowly on...
December 8, 2009 - 11:19pm
City will give port $200,000
Red Wing City Council approved a $200,000 transfer of taxpayer money from its coffers to the Port Authority on Monday, a measure aimed at helping the struggling economic development agency pay its bills in 2010. Had the council had not approved the transfer, the three-person agency...
December 8, 2009 - 11:16pm
Mayor unveils economic development panel
Mayor John Howe unveiled the list of people who'll sit on his newly formed economic development panel. Dubbed a "blue ribbon panel," the group of 16 represents a cross-section of community stakeholders. Howe said he'll charge the panel with assessing where Red Wing is at in terms...
December 8, 2009 - 11:14pm
Snow emergency declared
Red Wing city officials have issued a snow emergency effective from 12:01 a.m. to noon Wednesday. Vehicles must be off snow emergency routes between these times. Vehicles parked on designated streets will be towed. This includes vehicles re-parked on plowed streets during the declared...
December 8, 2009 - 5:52pm
December 6, 2009
Anchors aweigh: 'Morning news' program debuts at Burnside
Mike Pagel hustles out of Burnside Elementary's multi-use room at 8:45 a.m. with a video camera in hand. The teacher is headed to his fourth-grade classroom where he plugs the camera into a laptop computer. Pagel will burn a DVD with just minutes to spare before every classroom...
news / education
December 6, 2009 - 3:00pm
November 24, 2009
District continues targeting students in poverty
The battle to save Red Wing's students in poverty continues to wage. Programs and community partnerships continue to strengthen, Supt. Stan...
news / education
November 24, 2009 - 9:00am
November 23, 2009
Hemmah case hinges on bid for appeal
A three-year legal battle between the city of Red Wing and a former employee could soon be over. Or it might be ramping up again. Former Red Wing Public Works deputy utilities Director Daniel Hemmah's feud with the city hinges on whether the 8th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals...
November 23, 2009 - 3:00pm
November 22, 2009
Limited supply of H1N1 vaccine available in Red Wing
Fairview Red Wing Medical Center has received a limited supply of H1N1 vaccine. It is available for: Healthy children age 6 months to 9 years Children up to age 18 with underlying medical conditions including asthma Pregnant women Parents and caregivers of children...
November 22, 2009 - 3:00pm
November 20, 2009
A lesson in life
Tasha Schuh knows what it's like to be counted out. Nobody - including Schuh herself - imagined the Ellsworth native would be where she is today after an accident 12 years ago at the Sheldon Theatre left her a quadriplegic. Then 16, the high school junior thought her life was...
November 20, 2009 - 10:26pm