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Minnesota roundup: Patrol still looking for hit-and-run driver who killed 85 year old woman; Man killed after contacting live wire following crash; plus more state headlines.
Red Wing City Council briefs: MnDOT to lead Highway 63 bridge replacement
Students learn tribal government
Farm market report for Oct. 26 from the Zumbrota Livestock Auction Market
Minnesota roundup: Searchers looking for missing canoeist on Leech Lake; Woman who didn't trust banks loses $224,000 life savings in home theft
crime and courts
Cross-Country: Lake City girls, boys claim state berths
Football: K-M ends Wingers' season
Football: K-W runs over Medford in 2AA quarterfinals
Football: Tigers stun PEM in Section 1AAA shootout
Football: Panthers prevail on the road over TCU
Reps want residents to sound off about health insurance woes
Falconer Vineyards introduces two new ciders for fall
Excitement grows for new St. Crispin Living Community
State and National Corn Husking Competition comes to Goodhue
Pumpkin patch looking for more volunteers
arts and entertainment
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Ricky D. Rodewald, 62
Marianne E. Rehder Howe
Shirley J. Badker, 75
Phil Kenneth Mitchell, LtCol, USAF
Dorothy V. "Dottie" Johnson, 76
Letter: Grandpa will be the best mayor
LETTER: Schmit is leader on health care front
LETTER: Don’t give Schmit a pass on raises
Letter: An open letter to Red Wing football players
LETTER: Goggin’s values mirror ours
Real Estate Showcase
Speaker demands health insurance action or will ask Dayton to resign
UPDATE: Pier 55 to host informational meeting on independent candidate McMullin
On the campaign trail with Lisa Bayley
On the campaign trail with Barb Haley
Election may mean storage at Yucca Mt.
July 23, 2008
Letter: Say 'O-o-o-h, what a show'
To the Editor: "OKLAHOMA!" Wonderful show! Another great performance by our local actors under Sean Douse's able direction. Such a delightful combination of singing, acting, set design, orchestra, costumes, stage crew, and joyous spirit - not to mention community support and...
July 23, 2008 - 12:00am
July 11, 2008
Love of singing drives 'Oklahoma' leading lady
Stacy Mandelkow admits, "My motto is, 'I'd rather be busy than bored.'" That's as good a reason as any to explain how she manages to be Miss Coon Rapids, third runnerup in the Miss Minnesota Pageant, a business student at the University of St. Thomas in St. Paul, and a member of...
July 11, 2008 - 12:00am
June 27, 2008
Cast chosen for summer musical, 'Oklahoma!'
Stacy Mandelkow and David Oakes will play the romantic leads in Phoenix Theatre's summer musical, "Oklahoma!" July 17-19 and 25-27 at the Sheldon Theatre. Showtime is 7 p.m. except for the 2 p.m. matinee July 27. Director Sean Dowse announced a large cast that includes many familiar...
June 27, 2008 - 12:00am
June 20, 2008
Sheldon teams up with YMCA for theater camps
The Sheldon Theatre and YMCA Camp Pepin are collaborating again. Campers in grades 6-12 will perform at 7 p.m. June 27. Tickets are $6 for adults and $4 for students. An ice cream reception will follow the performance. Students learn how a production is put together from script...
June 20, 2008 - 12:00am
April 21, 2008
Cast announced for high school musical
More than 36 student actors are in rehearsal for the upcoming spring musical, "Once Upon a Mattress," which will be staged May 8 to 11 at the Sheldon Theatre. Showtime is 7 p.m. Thursday through Saturday and at 2 p.m. Saturday and Sunday. The comedic musical is based on the Hans...
April 21, 2008 - 12:00am
April 19, 2008
Sheldon band will present 'Brass Odyssey'
The Sheldon Theatre Brass Band is preparing to take listeners on an epic journey with its spring concert, "A Brass Odyssey," at 7 p.m. April 26 in the Sheldon Theatre. The band, which is directed by Jim Kurschner, traditionally puts the spotlight on several members performing solos. Featured...
April 19, 2008 - 12:00am
March 27, 2008
Humor bolsters 'Dining Room'
"The Dining Room" -- no matter how much the world changes, it always remains the same. People, fashions and food come and go, but the dining room will never really be replaced by the eat-in kitchen or the extended countertop with stools. In the Phoenix Theatre production of "The...
March 27, 2008 - 12:00am
The Sheldon Theatre almost met its demise in the 1950s
Does the city-owned Sheldon Theatre compete with other local entertainment venues? Or does its existence help create an environment where live entertainment thrives, benefiting all venues along with performers and audiences? In the 1950s, when the Sheldon was struggling to survive...
March 27, 2008 - 12:00am
March 11, 2008
Sheldon Theatre looks to future
If you have something to say about the Sheldon Theatre, Sean Dowse wants to hear it. Dowse, executive director of Red Wing's historic theater, is part of a 12-member task force that took the first critical steps Thursday to create an updated strategic plan for the Sheldon. "We...
March 11, 2008 - 12:00am
March 8, 2008
Troupe stages 'Julius Caesar'
The dynamic Aquila Theatre Company will present a contemporary rendering of William Shakespeare's classic "Julius Caesar" at 7 p.m. March 14 at the Sheldon Theatre. Aquila's production follows the epic story of the rise and fall of one of history's most notorious rulers. "Set...
March 8, 2008 - 12:00am
March 1, 2008
Pianist playing at Sheldon
World-renowned pianist Tadeusz Majewski will perform an evening of Chopin favorites and Beethoven classics at 7 p.m. March 8 at the Sheldon Theatre. Majewski is from Krakow, Poland, He graduated from the Chopin Conservatoire. Because of turbulent events in Poland in 1981, Majewski...
March 1, 2008 - 12:00am
February 23, 2008
Southeast Tech shows off its talent
Imagine it: Seven saxophonists playing "Bohemian Rhapsody" in unison. A poet reciting original works about the human condition. A violinist playing "Think of Me" from "Phantom of the Opera." A mother-daughter duo singing a Joni Mitchell song. It's that time of year again,...
February 23, 2008 - 12:00am
Taiko drum group
The Asian-American spirit is alive and well within San Jose Taiko, according to Sheldon Theatre spokesmen. The group will bring the sounds of the Japanese taiko drum to Red Wing's historic theater at 7 p.m. Feb. 29. San Jose Taiko was formed in 1973 by a group of young Asian-Americans...
February 23, 2008 - 12:00am
February 16, 2008
'Arts Alive!' puts spotlight on kids
For a glimpse of Red Wing's future entertainment scene, check out the singers, dancers, actors and musicians who take over the Sheldon Theatre Feb. 22-23. About 130 of them will perform in the 19th annual Arts Alive! stage show. Experience suggests that many of them will go on to...
February 16, 2008 - 12:00am
February 9, 2008
Fehrman's art exhibit spotlights local images
"Black, White, and Red Wing All Over" is the title local artist Sheila Fehrman chose to describe her work on display at the Sheldon Theatre. Area residents will readily identify with her photographic images of the boat harbor, Barn Bluff and other familiar scenes. A public reception...
February 9, 2008 - 12:00am