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'Giving people as a community a voice': Red Wing selected for Citizens Assemblies events
Honoring the fallen: Slain Lake City officer honored at annual service
Another chance for national contest prize
City looks at succession planning
Dakota honoring and benefit concert is May 24-27 in Mankato
crime and courts
Softball: Rucker's walk-off sends Panthers past D-E
Softball: Cotter outs Tigers in 1AA-East opener
Softball: Cougars shut down Bombers in 1AA-West opener
Softball: Top-seeded Rockets knocked off early
Softball: Southland upsets Goodhue in extras
Goodhue County Make It OK highlights importance of mental health; movie screening is May 23
Audition for Phoenix Theatre's summer musical
Garage Sale Map Hunter
Buff up your history and a local tombstone
arts and entertainment
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Column: Slocum promotes local land stewardship
Viewpoint: Setting PTSD record straight
Editorial: Senate, help those suffering from mental illness
Viewpoint: We won't forget our military or their families
Letter: Provisional ballots would cost local government plenty
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May 16, 2017
Pepper spray results in children being evacuated from bus
A girl released pepper spray on a school bus, causing some students to cough excessively and complain of odor Tuesday, May 16, Red Wing Police Department said. Bus 84 was en route to Twin Bluff Middle School and Burnside Elementary School when several children had a reaction, Red...
May 16, 2017 - 3:54pm
May 11, 2017
Northside highways 52 and 58 to close in Zumbrota
Drivers using highways 58 and 52 will notice a two-ramp closure while two other ramps reopen. The northbound Highway 52 off-ramp at Highway 58 is scheduled to reopen later today, May 9. Crews have been building a temporary bypass road to maintain access during construction to businesses...
May 11, 2017 - 8:00pm
Compromise reached on Highway 61 reimbursement debate
After negotiations, meetings, legislation and letters, Red Wing has a final answer on whether the state will reimburse the city for the cost...
May 11, 2017 - 2:00pm
May 2, 2017
Lawmakers move on budget, House shows bonding bill
ST. PAUL — Minnesota legislative negotiators powered through some of their proposed $46 billion, two-year budget Monday, May 1, afternoon...
May 2, 2017 - 10:53am
Questions remain as legislative session enters final month
Not many people were pleased with how the 2016 legislative session ended. No transportation bill was passed, and a bonding bill was left on the...
May 2, 2017 - 7:00am
Highway 52 construction, bridge projects begin May 1, travel delays possible
ROCHESTER — Highway 52 motorists will encounter a series of construction projects between Rochester and Rosemount this season that could cause traffic delays, according to the Minnesota Department of Transportation. Several projects have started, but two more are scheduled to...
May 2, 2017 - 6:00am
April 27, 2017
Highway 61 to receive striping repairs this week
The City of Red Wing and the Minnesota Department of Transportation have announced that pavement marking repair work needed to move the project into final completion on U.S. Highway 61 from Old West Main Street to Potter Street is planned this week. The contractor will be completing...
April 27, 2017 - 12:01pm
April 21, 2017
Minn. Senate votes to limit local power on minimum wage, related issues
ST. PAUL—Minnesota communities could not regulate wages, benefits or employee scheduling under legislation that appears headed to Gov. Mark Dayton. Bill sponsor Sen. Jeremy Miller, R-Winona, said that it would not hamper local control, as critics say. "I am all for local control...
April 21, 2017 - 3:00pm
April 20, 2017
Widow of accident victim makes last-minute plea for Minn. transportation funding
ST. PAUL—Beth Hodgman pleaded that southern Minnesota's U.S. 14 be made safer. "Drivers make mistakes, but they shouldn't be life sentences,"...
April 20, 2017 - 2:00pm
April 19, 2017
Minnesota governor expects GOP transportation plan to win
ST. PAUL—Minnesota's Democratic governor admitted he probably will accept a Republican transportation funding plan he does not like, rural...
April 19, 2017 - 5:00pm
April 7, 2017
New 60 mph speed limit in effect on Hwy 56 from Randolph to Iowa border
ROCHESTER, Minn. — Motorists using Highway 56 from Randolph to the Iowa border will see speed limits raised from 55 to 60 mph on the two-lane...
April 7, 2017 - 2:12pm
April 3, 2017
Transportation bills pass, starting the real Minnesota talks
ST. PAUL — Maybe the third time is a charm. That is the hope of Minnesotans who are tired of dodging potholes and daily fighting other...
April 3, 2017 - 10:58am
March 29, 2017
Highway 58 ramp closures to start soon
Motorists using the northbound Highway 52 exit at Highway 58 in Zumbrota will be detoured beginning April 10 for approximately three weeks while crews prepare a bypass road at the interchange, according to the Minnesota Department of Transportation. The work is the start of the replacement...
March 29, 2017 - 1:00pm
March 23, 2017
Minn. transportation funding debate enters third verse
ST. PAUL—There is no debate about a need to infuse money into Minnesota transportation projects, but plenty of division among the major...
March 23, 2017 - 9:05am
March 22, 2017
Minnesota House Republicans detail $6 billion transportation plan
ST. PAUL—The debate over transportation funding — and the hard divide on solutions — is back at the Minnesota Capitol. On Tuesday,...
March 22, 2017 - 12:00pm