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Small Business Revolution winner revealed Feb. 22
New executive director named at Goodhue Habitat for Humanity
Most government offices closed Monday
Minnesota farm loan program wins approval in time for spring
Minnesota roundup: Head-on crash kills Pequot Lakes man; 5 more state news stories
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Dance Team: Z-M places 10th, Randolph 11th at state Jazz
Girls Basketball: Goodhue closes regular season with a win
Boys Basketball: Triton fights off K-W
Boys Basketball: Lake City bests Byron, still Gold division favorite
Boys Basketball: Pine Island still alive in Gold division after beating Lourdes
Bling and Chocolate coming up Feb. 19
Something to smile about
History Break to feature Red Wing author
Faith briefs for Feb. 11
Program to honor late Cannon Falls police chief
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Ann O. Hammer, 83
Ethel Johnson, 104
John R. "Jay" Schmauss, 66
Trent M. Baker, 42
Clayton P. Kodada, 35
Column: Lawmakers diving into REAL ID and more
Letter: DeVos' confirmation is a slap in the face
Editorial: Revolutionize Red Wing
Column: Keeping promises holds early returns
Editorial: Keep rolling on rail safety
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January 6, 2017
Man flees scene of head-on crash
A head-on crash on rural Highway 63 left one woman injured and one man in custody after fleeing the scene. Shane Gullickson, 40, Plainview, was...
January 6, 2017 - 4:52pm
November 5, 2014
Bartsh wins Wabasha sheriff
With 71.37 percent of the vote, Rodney Bartsh was elected Wabasha County sheriff on Tuesday. With 5,758 votes, Bartsh was victorious over Scott O’Hara’s 2,305 votes. For the Commissioner District 2 seat, Brian Goihl won with 924 votes, compared to 639 for Simon Kehren. For...
November 5, 2014 - 1:37am
December 30, 2013
WCHS gets grant for Reads Landing School work
Wabasha County Historical Society got confirmation last month that it has been awarded a $303,410 Minnesota Historical and Cultural Heritage Grant for the Reads Landing School Exterior Rehabilitation: Construction Project. The Reads Landing School is the oldest surviving brick...
December 30, 2013 - 12:26pm
September 13, 2013
Wabasha citizens sue state, local agencies over invasion of privacy
Wabasha and Goodhue counties are two of 79 local government and law enforcement agencies around the state accused of illegally accessing citizens' driver's license information, including that of state Rep. Steve Drazkowski and Wabasha County commissioners. Details of the alleged...
News/crime and courts
September 13, 2013 - 12:22pm
April 8, 2012
Wabasha County Historical Society awarded two grants
The Minnesota Historical Society awarded two Minnesota Historical and Cultural Heritage grants to the Wabasha County Historical Society. Money will support Reads Landing School Museum. "We're thrilled," WCHS president Helen Myers said. "We are so pleased to see the work that has...
April 8, 2012 - 6:17pm
June 2, 2010
Column: Wabasha County readies for budget cuts
We have all heard the doom and gloom reports on the national financial situation, however, all is not doom and gloom in Wabasha County. The unemployment rate in Wabasha County was 5.9 percent at the end of 2008 and increased to 6.8 percent by the end of 2009.
June 2, 2010 - 12:28pm
March 5, 2010
Wabasha County opens new jail
WABASHA - County officials capped a $21 million project here Wednesday with the opening of a new jail. Now, the Wabasha County Sheriff's Office...
crime and courts/News
March 5, 2010 - 9:59pm
July 14, 2009
Communication must continue
Wabasha County officials determined last week that keeping emergency dispatch services "local" makes the most sense for now. Given all the circumstances --- including financial, because a combined dispatch would not save millions of dollars as we projected in an earlier editorial...
July 14, 2009 - 7:12am
June 26, 2009
Joint dispatch makes sense
Help is a phone call away, thanks to 911. In most cases, the dispatcher answering the emergency call is in the same county as the caller, but not always. That's because a local dispatch center isn't mandatory in today's technological world. The 911 dispatcher takes the call,...
June 26, 2009 - 7:38am