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Man caught in Cannon Falls after Dakota County burglary pleads guilty
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Boys Basketball: Solid start not enough for Wingers in opener
Girls Basketball: Belle Plaine upends Cannon Falls
Girls Basketball: Goodhue tops Z-M
Girls Basketball: Wingers tripped up by Northfield
Boys Basketball: Lake City begins season with a victory
Looking back: Sheriff bags deer in unexpected way
Auxiliary to hold sale at Red Wing medical center
Red Wing Singers ring in Christmas
First Yuletide Villagefest attracts audience from around the globe
Mazeppa soup luncheon is Dec. 10
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Public Notice - Special Meeting
Name Change - William R. Ramirez to William R. Noland
Public Notice - December 2016 BOA
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Gloria R. 'Gina' Mensing, 63
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Viewpoint: When we see un-American behavior, let's push back
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Letter: Obama's family also exemplify service
Editorial: State your case through Truth-in-Taxation
Editorial: Protect a K9 who helps protect us
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November 21, 2016
Biggest snowfall goes to small town near Brainerd
CHANHASSEN, Minn. — Northern Minnesota towns were the winners in snowfall over the weekend. Chris Franks, a meteorologist with the National Weather Service Office in Chanhassen, said Friday’s snowfall left just 0.3 inches at the Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport. There...
November 21, 2016 - 9:41am
November 18, 2016
Heavy snow expected in MN as road conditions deteriorate, less than an inch likely locally
ALEXANDRIA, Minn. — Heavy snow is expected to fall throughout Minnesota on Friday, Nov. 18, making travel difficult in a central and northern...
November 18, 2016 - 9:55am
October 10, 2016
With traps, spray and cats, homeowners finding ways to address too many mice
DETROIT LAKES, Minn. — An influx of outdoor mice has area homeowners on the verge of mouse madness. Mouse traps and mouse bait have been selling at record levels, exterminators are staying busy and people who have never had house cats before are bringing in "mousers" to join the...
October 10, 2016 - 12:14pm
October 7, 2016
Hurricane Matthew closing in on Florida
ORLANDO, Fla.—Matthew, the first major hurricane threatening a direct hit on the United States in more than 10 years, blasted the Bahamas...
October 7, 2016 - 9:30am
October 6, 2016
Almost 1.5 million urged to flee deadly hurricane on U.S. coast
LES CAYES, Haiti and GUANTANAMO, Cuba — Hurricane Matthew twisted toward the Bahamas and Florida's east coast on Wednesday after killing at least 26 people and damaging a majority of homes in Haiti's south, prompting the hard-hit country to postpone a long-awaited presidential election....
October 6, 2016 - 9:56am
August 4, 2016
Severe storms topple Babe the Blue Ox in Brainerd
BRAINERD, Minn.—A famed Minnesota attraction—known in folklore for its strength—toppled over during an overnight severe storm...
August 4, 2016 - 10:53am
July 14, 2016
Rising river levels -- but not floods -- forecast for river towns on Mississippi, St. Croix
River towns from Stillwater to Red Wing are expected to see water levels rise over the next few days, though forecasts are not showing flood stage being reached. The St. Croix River in Stillwater was at 80 feet Thursday morning and was expected to crest at about 85 feet early Sunday,...
July 14, 2016 - 10:56am
July 7, 2016
YMCA offers showers to those without electricty
With Xcel Energy crews still working to restore power to customers in southeastern Minnesota, Red Wing Family YMCA has invited anyone without electricity to use its shower facilities. The showers are free to those in need, but the Y asks for people to bring their own towels. Building...
July 7, 2016 - 12:15pm
April 24, 2016
Katherine Plessner took these pictures of a moose Saturday afternoon near Verona, North Dakota. That's the story. That and the facts that Plessner...
April 24, 2016 - 1:47pm
June 23, 2015
Northern Lights create show in region
Monday night, the Northern Lights put on a show the likes of which has not been seen in years. The aurora are the result of high energy particles from the sun reacting with gas molecules in Earth's outer atmosphere. Earth's magnetic field concentrates the displays near the north...
June 23, 2015 - 6:42pm
January 8, 2015
Cold, blowing snow prompt delayed start for area schools
Blowing snow coupled with subzero temperatures overnight Thursday prompted area school districts to delay start times Friday morning. Starting two hours late are: Red Wing Cannon Falls Goodhue Kenyon-Wanamingo Pine Island Zumbrota-Mazeppa
January 8, 2015 - 8:55pm
December 27, 2014
Reflecting on a cold, wet year
By Michael Brun firstname.lastname@example.org The weather in 2014 was rife with opportunity to complain as arctic air gave way to a cool spring...
December 27, 2014 - 9:21am
July 1, 2014
Flooding after crest
The good news is the Mississippi River crested at 15 feet over the weekend. The bad news it will take a while for the river to go back into...
July 1, 2014 - 5:34pm
June 23, 2014
Funnel cloud spotted over Hastings, Hampton
A small funnel cloud was spotted over Hastings at about 12:45 p.m. Monday. The sighting prompted several weather sirens to sound. It does...
June 23, 2014 - 2:56pm
June 21, 2014
Waters rising around Goodhue County
Rising water along the Mississippi River brought flooding and multiple road closures to Red Wing on Friday as the state reacts to days of heavy...
June 21, 2014 - 8:00am