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Hager City man airlifted after rollover crash
Goodhue County commissioners dig into 2017 county budget
DNR Survey finds Minnesota wolf population holding stable
Farm market report for Aug. 22 from the Zumbrota Livestock Auction Market
Farm market report for Aug. 24 from the Zumbrota Livestock Auction Market
crime and courts
Girls Tennis: Red Wing fights off Lake City for win
Volleyball: Randolph stands together in SEC win
Girls Soccer: Lake City shut out in opener
Girls Soccer: PIZM clipped in OT by Dover-Eyota
Volleyball: Lake City unable to get by PEM
Helmets prevent severe head injuries
Chamber Golf Tourney gets a rock n' roll beat
Goodhue native crowned Princess Kay of the Milky Way
Treasure Island sponsors event to benefit two veteran organizations
Child Support Awareness Month highlights recent improvements in state
arts and entertainment
The Lending Connection, Inc. vfs Sermania
Mary C. Lewis, 75
Donna M. Johnson, 83
Mary Lee Wahlin, 84
Betty J. Erickson, 95
James A. Weber, 79
Commentary: Taxpayers funded lifesaving drug and guess what happened next
Letter: Kiwanis makes trademark baskets bloom
Editorial: State frozen in political dysfunction
Letter: Gettings is sincere, intelligent candidate
Powers: Dive team is asset in water emergencies
Real Estate Showcase
September 8, 2010
Plane goes down in Pierce County
TOWN OF ROCK ELM - Two men suffered injuries after a biplane went down on a farm in eastern Pierce County Sunday morning. The men have been...
September 8, 2010 - 12:11am
January 13, 2010
Freeze! Artesian well creates dozens of ice sculptures in rural Pierce County field
SALEM TOWNSHIP -- Roger Nelson's field of ice formations appears on a Salem Township road like a lunar landscape set down in the heart of middle...
January 13, 2010 - 10:50am
March 26, 2009
Rock climbing on Barn Bluff
The goal of the natural rock formation climber is to reach the summit or destination point. It takes a lot of knowhow and determination to...
March 26, 2009 - 8:56am
December 1, 2008
Karen Evelyn Anderson, 72, of Forest Lake, Minn., and formerly of Maiden Rock
Karen Evelyn Anderson, 72, of Forest Lake, Minn., and formerly of Maiden Rock, died Friday after a lengthy illness at Birchwood Health Care Center...
December 1, 2008 - 12:00am
October 28, 2008
Maurice G. Hoffman, 87, formerly of Maiden Rock
Maurice G. Hoffman, 87, a resident of the Heritage of Elmwood Nursing Home and formerly of Maiden Rock, died Oct. 20. Born Sep. 21, 1921, in...
October 28, 2008 - 12:00am
October 1, 2008
Woman pleads not guilty to adoption fraud
MADISON, Wis. -- A former Maiden Rock woman charged in connection with allegedly offering a non-existent baby for adoption pleaded not guilty Sept. 23 in federal court to 16 counts of wire fraud. Melissa Christiansen, 31, now of 723 Buchanan St., Red Wing, was charged in August with...
October 1, 2008 - 12:00am
August 28, 2008
Pierce County woman indicted in adoption scheme
A federal grand jury in Madison, Wis., has indicted a Maiden Rock woman on charges of wire fraud in connection with an adoption scheme. According to the U.S. Attorney's office for western district of Wisconsin, Melissa Christensen, 31, has been charged in a 16-count indictment this...
August 28, 2008 - 12:00am
July 21, 2008
Fire damages Maiden Rock area home
A fire severely damaged a rural Maiden Rock home on Saturday evening, according to the Pierce County Sheriff's Department. Units from the Lund, Plum City-Maiden Rock, and Ellsworth fire departments and the Maiden Rock Ambulance service responded to the blaze at W1721 70th Ave.,...
July 21, 2008 - 12:00am
June 6, 2008
Letter: Become wiser about energy crisis
To the Editor: Now that I'm older I have become wiser, not smarter, but wiser. I sit around, just like you, and complain about high gas prices, inflation, politicians, and what's wrong. I mutter to myself, what can one person do? I made my monthly visit to the book store and...
June 6, 2008 - 12:00am
April 3, 2008
Authors nominated for book awards
Authors nominated for book awards Two authors with strong local ties -- Catherine Friend of Zumbrota and Mary Logue, a summer resident of the Maiden Rock area -- are finalists for 2008 Minnesota Book Awards. The 20th annual awards will be presented during ceremonies at 8 p.m....
April 3, 2008 - 12:00am
March 15, 2008
Maiden Rock Gallery presents first '08 exhibit
MAIDEN ROCK -- Swan Song Contemporary Arts, a gallery located on the Great River Road, will present its opening 2008 exhibition -- new silkscreen prints by Dale Vanden Houten and photographs from Peter L. Johnson's "Soul of Nature" series. The show opens this weekend and runs through...
March 15, 2008 - 12:00am
February 2, 2008
Letter: Stop! Not so quick with the light
To the Editor: Before we have another "rush to judgment" by our City Council concerning the unplanned expenditure of $250,000 for a traffic light, I would hope that they at least consider a four-way stop at the location in question.
February 2, 2008 - 12:00am