Skip to main content
Brief overnight stoppages on Highway 52
Minnesota's best cut; Villaran brothers in statewide spotlight
Students prepare for Japanese exchange trip
Red Wing Area Manufacturers Association elects new leadership
Lions at 100: The eyes have it
crime and courts
Making snowmobiling safe
Amateur Baseball: Minneapolis edges Wanamingo in tourney finale
Golf: After six years, Herzog bids farewell at state tournament
Baseball: Wingers' season ends in consolation semifinals
Baseball: Marshall capitalizes on Wingers' miscues
Mississippi River Parkway Commission launches Great River Road biking giveaway
How do they do it? Making the perfect cheese curd
Plein air: 'Maddening, inspirational'
Minn. State Fair cheese curd legend to appear at Cheese Curd Festival
Matchbox Twenty and Counting Crows together at The Island
arts and entertainment
BOARD COMM 5-2-17
25-FA-17-1453 SUM HANSON
Ad for Bids Bituminous Paving
U.S.Bank National Assoc. vs Jeffrey Harden
Ord 110 Amending Sect. 5.08 Off-sale Liquor Sales
Leonard F. Plonsky, 86
Sharon J. Malueg, 74
Shirley A. Luettinger, 91
Richard L. Rietmann, 72
Letter: Lions Club invites public to 100th anniversary sculpture unveiling
Letter: Harsdorf backs long-term providers
Letter: Join the Lions in singing 'Jeeper, Creepers'
Letter: Speak up, for and with your young child
Letter: Head to Red Wing's living room
Real Estate Showcase
June 8, 2017
Quam shares Welch history, family stories
Former Red Wing area resident Dorothy Gruber Quam will be at the Cannon River Inn in Welch 1-4 p.m. Saturday, June 10, signing copies of her...
June 8, 2017 - 12:02pm
June 4, 2017
Rising tensions raise questions over Welch development project
A packed, heated room of concerned citizens gathered to listen and raise questions over the future of Welch Township on Thursday, June 1. Neighbors...
June 4, 2017 - 5:00pm
March 7, 2017
VIDEO: Authorities respond to structure fire in Welch
Shortly before 1 p.m., local authorities responded to a structure fire reported at 5560 Mount Carmel Road. Goodhue County officials were requesting...
March 7, 2017 - 1:18pm
January 28, 2017
Updated: Two drivers killed in Highway 61/ 316 crash
A fatal accident was reported in Welch on the intersection of Highway 61 and Minnesota Highway 316. The van and SUV were involved in temporarily...
January 28, 2017 - 9:49pm
January 12, 2017
Health briefs: Blood in short supply; snow blower safety tips
The American Red Cross has issued an emergency call for blood and platelet donors after about 37,000 fewer donations were given in November and...
January 12, 2017 - 4:30pm
October 3, 2016
Candidate Q&A: Goodhue County Board District 1
Goodhue County Commissioner Ron Allen is running unopposed this fall in District 1, which comprises western Red Wing and Welch Township. County...
October 3, 2016 - 2:35pm
September 17, 2016
Input sought for Cannon Valley Trail plan
The public is invited to contribute to the update of the Cannon Valley Trail comprehensive plan at two open houses this month. It is the first...
September 17, 2016 - 6:00am
August 9, 2016
Welch teens arrested after gunfire at party
ELLSWORTH — Two Minnesota teens were arrested after gunfire erupted at a party in rural Ellsworth. Pierce County Sheriff’s Office Chief Deputy Jason Matthys said the Welch residents were taken into custody after officers were called at 3:32 a.m. Saturday to W5259 545th Ave. A...
News/crime and courts
August 9, 2016 - 4:06pm
May 17, 2016
Planting the seeds of the future (Part 2)
On Dec. 5, 2014, the National Ebola Response Centre Media and Communications Office based in Freetown, Sierra Leone, issued a report stating...
May 17, 2016 - 1:38pm
May 11, 2016
Nuclear Regulatory Commission sets open house for May 18
The performance of Prairie Island Nuclear Power Plant will be discussed during an open house hosted by the Nuclear Regulatory Commission May 18 in Red Wing. “Every year we meet with members of the community near the plant to talk about how the facility performed during the previous...
May 11, 2016 - 12:00pm
August 5, 2015
A meal in the field
WELCH — It was hidden by the rolling fields of Clear Spring Farm, but as dozens of people climbed a hill behind a field filled with yaks they...
Life/arts and entertainment
August 5, 2015 - 8:00am
April 6, 2013
Cannon River Conference meets on April 13
The Evangelical Lutheran Church in America Southeastern Minnesota Synod will hold its Cannon River Conference spring gathering Saturday April 13 at Cross of Christ Church, Welch. Registration begins at 8:30 a.m. Patti Riebold from Connecting Connections in Red Wing will speak. Advance...
April 6, 2013 - 8:00am
March 30, 2013
Fire damages Welch home; no injuries reported
WELCH -- A fire destroyed an upper-level living space and caused major smoke damage to a house in Welch Township Thursday morning, the Red Wing...
March 30, 2013 - 11:00am
March 9, 2011
Eight seek Dakota Electric board position
Dakota Electric Association will hold its annual meeting at 7 p.m. April 7 at St. Michael's Catholic Church, next door to the association's office in Farmington, Minn. Members will hear reports from officers and directors, ask questions and hear election results. Balloting materials...
March 9, 2011 - 4:40pm
January 26, 2011
Welch Township exhibit opens Sunday
The Goodhue County Historical Society will open the 11th in its series of township exhibits Sunday with a free open house from 1 to 4 p.m. Welch Township history is revealed through photographs and artifacts. Welch Township was the last township settled in Goodhue County. Permanent...
January 26, 2011 - 9:01am