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ORDINANCE NO. 87,
Office of the Minnesota Secretary of State
Lorena Traynor, 86
Adeline Langer, 98
Donna Brudeseth, 93
Duane Lexvold, 75
Noel Falkofske, 79
Editorial: Get that flu shot
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Letter: Climate Solutions: Look back, celebrate going forward
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...
News / politics
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.
opinion / columns
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...
opinion / editorials
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,...
opinion / editorials
June 26, 2009 - 7:38am