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Farm market report for Sept. 27 from the Zumbrota Livestock Auction Market
Farm market report for Sept. 28 from the Zumbrota Livestock Auction Market
Conservative group faults Minnesota tax law
Library to close 10 days before revealing 'facelift'
Candidate Q&A: Goodhue County Board District 3
crime and courts
Volleyball: K-W passes ranked test against Hayfield
Volleyball: Short-handed Bombers fall against Lourdes
Volleyball: Pine Island swept by Byron
Volleyball: Goodhue stuns Kasson-Mantorville in five
Volleyball: Lake City swept by Stewartville
Lake Pepin restoration in the spotlight
Patrick Flueger inducted into Wall of Honor
Local nurse lobbies lawmakers for cancer research funding
University studying effects of yoga on Parkinson's disease
Sheldon fall preview: Sounds and traditions will enlighten
arts and entertainment
Ordinance No. 103
Ordinance No. 102
Jeffrey M. Dille, 42
Stanley G. Sommers, 97
Dr. Gary Alan Palmquist, 62
LeRoy Edson Burgess, 96
Doug Clapp, 62
Letter: Two quick thoughts on Trump and foreign affairs
Hayes' WWII reflections strike a chord
LETTER: Trump tries to sidestep another madcap accusation
LETTER: Lewis backs ‘chained’ Consumer Price Index scam
LETTER: Help honor a Red Wing resident who champions human rights
Real Estate Showcase
Trump will stay on Minnesota ballots, court rules
Candidate Q&A: 2nd Congressional District
Candidate Q&A: Red Wing city council Ward 2
Local candidates attend forum, meet-and-greet
Three bow out from Red Wing mayor, City council contests
July 29, 2016
Area Agency on Aging puts Wanamingo senior citizens on video
By Sandy Hadler Contributor WANAMINGO — Hard work and dedication paid off for Wanamingo senior citizens, who diligently attend exercise classes...
July 29, 2016 - 2:00pm
July 5, 2016
Goodhue Fire Chief Kehren killed in tractor accident over holiday weekend
Goodhue Fire Chief Michael Kehren was killed during in a tractor trailer accident following the July 4 Firefighter’s Dance in Wanamingo. Kehren, 58, had been riding on one of two wagons being pulled by a tractor when he fell off of the tow bar between the wagons and was run over...
July 5, 2016 - 11:52am
January 8, 2016
Carving out friendships as well as a hobby
By Sandy Hadler, contributor WANAMINGO — Area wood carvers gather at Wanamingo City Hall’s community room on Main Street every Wednesday....
January 8, 2016 - 12:00pm
September 7, 2015
Pesta promises change for Kenyon-Wanamingo
By Sandy Hadler, contributor WANAMINGO — Jeff Pesta has a varied and long work history he said he intends to put to use for Kenyon-Wanamingo...
September 7, 2015 - 8:00am
July 30, 2015
Shane guilty of burning ballots
After a brief deliberation, a jury found Wanamingo Township Supervisor Thomas Joseph Shane guilty Thursday of destroying township election ballots last year. Shane, 59, of Zumbrota, faces up to one year and one day in jail for the felony act that transpired sometime after the March...
News/crime and courts
July 30, 2015 - 3:00pm
April 28, 2015
Burned ballots case set for trial
A resolution could not be reached at a settlement conference Friday in the case of a Wanamingo Township supervisor charged with burning ballots in 2014. First District Judge Kevin Mark granted the defense’s request to proceed to a jury trial July 27, pushed back from an original...
News/crime and courts
April 28, 2015 - 1:00pm
March 15, 2015
June trial set in burned ballot case
A settlement conference has been set for April 24 in Goodhue County District Court for a Wanamingo Township supervisor accused of burning ballots after last year’s election. Thomas Shane of Zumbrota is charged with committing a felony election day act for allegedly taking ballots...
News/crime and courts
March 15, 2015 - 5:00pm
May 12, 2014
Ole, Lena offer lessons in life
By Sandy Hadler, contributor WANAMINGO — Lena and Ole Gustavson, of world renowned fame entertained an audience of 130 women who attended the annual Goodhue County Extension Spring Festival May 5 at New Life Church in Wanamingo. The audience appeared captivated by a heated...
Life/arts and entertainment
May 12, 2014 - 1:00pm
July 2, 2013
Celebrating 100 years of service
WANAMINGO -- A good reputation is something that has to be earned. For the Wanamingo Fire Department, its reputation was built on a century of...
July 2, 2013 - 8:37am
June 5, 2013
Wanamingo men sentenced in church burglary
Two Wanamingo men were each sentenced to five years of supervised probation for burglarizing a church and stealing a safe in March 2012. Michael James Johnson, 19, and Taylor Jay Rasmussen, 19, were sentenced Friday in Goodhue County District Court. Rasmussen also will pay a $375...
June 5, 2013 - 8:00am
March 17, 2012
Wanamingo churches burglarized
Two Wanamingo churches reported break-ins that occurred late March 13 or early March 14, the Goodhue County Sheriff's Office reported. Trinity Lutheran Church reported that someone had entered through a window. A stereo receiver, an iPod and an iPod docking station (total value:...
crime and courts/News
March 17, 2012 - 12:27pm
September 16, 2011
ZM/KW boys cross country takes 16th at Mayo Invite
Zumbrota-Mazeppa/Kenyon-Wanamingo senior Nathan Warneke finished 19th overall in 16 minutes, 52.7 seconds Thursday at the 41st annual Mayo Invitational at Eastwood Golf Course in Rochester. ZM/KW finished 16th as a team. Sophomore James Drettwan took 71st in 18 minutes, 15 seconds...
September 16, 2011 - 12:22am
March 11, 2011
Wanamingo's doggone pleased: Gov. Dayton names new puppy after southeast Minnesota town
A small Goodhue County city is getting statewide recognition after the governor chose it as his new puppy's namesake. Gov. Mark Dayton has...
March 11, 2011 - 8:51am
January 13, 2011
Kenyon woman recovering from car crash
A Kenyon woman is recovering from a head-on car crash that occurred Wednesday night on Highway 60 near 70th Avenue, between Kenyon and Wanamingo. Laurie Sibley, 49, was listed in critical condition after the crash, according to Minnesota State Patrol. She had been upgraded to good...
January 13, 2011 - 11:29am