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Anti-fracking bus trip to stop in Red Wing en route to Capitol
April 19, 2014 - 11:00am
December 30, 2013
Talk to explore morality of frac sand mining
December 30, 2013 - 4:19pm
December 16, 2013
Letter: Thanks for changes to zoning
December 16, 2013 - 3:45pm
December 6, 2013
Goodhue County Board discusses proposed amendments to the county’s mining ordinance Thursday. Commissioners voted to approve motions banning silica sand operations within a mile of residential zones and the Mississippi River. (Republican Eagle photo by Michael Brun)
Goodhue County beefs up silica rules
December 6, 2013 - 2:15pm
November 15, 2013
Jody McIlrath of Goodhue County tells a state commission Thursday, Nov. 14, 2013, that she would like it to pass a strongly worded anti-silica sand mining resolution. The one that passed was not as strong as she wanted. (Forum News Service photo by Don Davis)
River Road panel asks local governments to follow sand mining rules
November 15, 2013 - 4:32pm
October 4, 2013
EQB prepares silica advisory team
October 4, 2013 - 4:01pm
August 2, 2013
Alan Muller, Red Wing, addresses state officials during a silica sand meeting Friday at the St. James Hotel. Muller was one of several area residents who voiced concern over the Goodhue County mining moratorium, which is set to expire Sept. 6 unless County Board votes to extend it. (Republican Eagle photo by Michael Brun)
State reports headway on silica concerns
August 2, 2013 - 3:37pm
June 25, 2013
Editorial: Will county continue sand debate?
June 25, 2013 - 4:51pm
May 11, 2013
Letter: The price of sand just climbed a lot higher
May 11, 2013 - 8:00am
March 1, 2013
Letter: Stop degradation, bullying at City Hall
March 1, 2013 - 6:07am
February 27, 2013
Commentaries: Fear-mongering rules the day in Red Wing
February 27, 2013 - 6:02am
Letter: Frac sand mining deserves research
February 27, 2013 - 2:04am
February 13, 2013
More than 50 people packed the council chambers at Red Wing City Hall during a meeting Monday. Many were there for the discussion about Mayor Dennis Egan's role leading the Minnesota Industrial Sand Council.
Council wants more information on mayor's sand group involvement
February 13, 2013 - 9:00am
February 10, 2013
Some citizens push for Egan to leave; he's staying
February 10, 2013 - 7:34am
February 9, 2013
Mayor at center of frac sand fracas
February 9, 2013 - 7:29am