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Farm market report for March 31 from the Zumbrota MN Livestock Auction Market
Farm market report for March 30 from the Zumbrota MN Livestock Auction Market
Group starts conversation to grow Cannon Falls businesses
Nuclear plant returns to full power
crime and courts
Softball: Goodhue wins opener over Lake City
Softball: Cougars, Bombers, Panthers look for deep postseason runs
Boys Tennis: New faces take the court for Red Wing
Track: Wingers open the year indoors
Softball: Wingers look for continued success
Region’s queen of folk celebrates new album
Explore world through Murphy’s lens
Plein air painter to display work at Depot Gallery
Progress: Ride the river
Progress: A creek runs under it - downtown, that is
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Associated Bank Minnesota, vs Gernentz
June R. Ferrie, 95
June R. Ferrie, 95
Gerald A. 'Boot' Butenhoff, 58
Ellen A. Gall, 81
Letter: Put Internet power to work on water quality
Letter: Repeal electronic health record mandate
Letter: Explore options before building second fire hall
Letter: Referendum lacks genuine choice
Letter: Vote yes for children’s sake and community’s
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June 28, 2013
Funding secured for 52/9 interchange
Two key local roadways were among 10 recipients of millions in grant funds from the Minnesota Department of Transportation. MnDOT announced Thursday it has approved a grant request by Goodhue County to help fund an overpass at the crash-prone intersection of Highway 52 and County...
news / government
June 28, 2013 - 12:18pm
June 9, 2013
Cannon Falls interchange work begins Monday
Tree clearing and grading work for a new east frontage road in Cannon Falls begins June 10. Construction will have no effect on motorists at this stage of the project, the Minnesota Department of Transportation said. Once grading is completed, Xcel Energy crews will begin relocating...
June 9, 2013 - 8:00am
April 18, 2013
County increases commitment for 52/9 interchange
The Goodhue County Board voted unanimously to commit 20 percent of the cost to build an overpass at Highway 52 and County Road 9 at a meeting Tuesday morning. The board previously discussed committing 15 percent, or around $1.5 million, but Minnesota Department of Transportation...
government / news
April 18, 2013 - 9:00am
April 8, 2013
Commissioners serious about overpass
Goodhue County Board approved a grant application to help fund an overpass at Highway 52 and County Road 9 at a meeting Tuesday night. The board voted unanimously to authorize Public Works to apply for funds from the state's Corridor Investment Management Strategy or CIM program....
April 8, 2013 - 12:00pm
April 6, 2013
Expect Highway 60 lane closures in Mazeppa
Lane closures will continue on Highway 60 in Mazeppa next week as crews conduct soil boring on the Zumbro River Bridge. There will be a temporary traffic signal in place through Friday, April 19. The samples are being taken in preparation for a bridge replacement in 2014.
April 6, 2013 - 8:00am
March 5, 2008
Editorial: Rural residents led the way on roads, bridges
Roads and bridges. Bridges and roads. No one disputes that Minnesota -- like many states -- has neglected funding these essential aspects of our public infrastructure for years. Then on Aug. 1, 2007, the hum-drum business of roads and bridges became paramount when the Interstate...
March 5, 2008 - 12:00am
February 15, 2008
Letter: Pawlenty doesn't get it
To the Editor: The governor was in the House for 10 years and governor's office over five years and he still has not got roads and bridges figured out. Being he's a Republican, it takes longer. How much longer? We were built on investments -- not tax cuts.
February 15, 2008 - 12:00am
February 5, 2008
DFL may attempt to keep Pawlenty out of roads fight
ST. PAUL -- The Minnesota Legislature's upcoming battle over transportation spending could lack a key element of most Capitol funding decisions: negotiations with the governor. After more than three years of failing to reach a deal on transportation funding with Gov. Tim Pawlenty...
February 5, 2008 - 12:00am