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Volleyball: Young Wingers look to build on last year's success
Girls Tennis: Red Wing fights off Lake City for win
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Goodhue County farmers at last can call Princess Kay of the Milky Way their own
Helmets prevent severe head injuries
Chamber Golf Tourney gets a rock n' roll beat
Goodhue native crowned Princess Kay of the Milky Way
Treasure Island sponsors event to benefit two veteran organizations
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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
December 22, 2010
Welch Township stories wanted for new exhibit
The Goodhue County Historical Society will feature Welch Township as the next exhibit in its Goodhue County townships series. This will be the society's 11th township exhibit. The exhibit will be on display from Jan. 30 through June 2011. The historical society is looking for stories...
December 22, 2010 - 12:56pm
December 8, 2010
Prairie Island performance issues are focus of upcoming meeting
Efforts at the Prairie Island nuclear facility to correct human performance problems will be the focus of an upcoming meeting in Red Wing between plant officials and U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission staff. The public meeting will be held at 6 p.m., Dec. 14 at the Red Wing Public...
December 8, 2010 - 11:50am
October 2, 2010
Glass studio open house
Chuck Goranowski will hold open studio this weekend and next at his Goranowski Glassworks in downtown Welch. Hours are 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. today and Sunday and Oct. 9-10. It's an opportunity to talk with an artist and watch the process of glassblowing. The studio is at 26231 County...
arts and entertainment/Life
October 2, 2010 - 1:35am
September 29, 2010
Donations for flood victims can be taken to Allure
Allure School of Cosmetology's staff and students are collecting donations through Saturday to help area residents who suffered flood damage Sept. 23-25. The list of items includes non-perishable food, toothbrushes and toothpaste, shampoo and conditioner, soap or body wash, toilet...
September 29, 2010 - 3:20pm
September 25, 2010
High waters impact Welch
WELCH -- Ross Nelson put his canoe and tube rental business to good use this week.
September 25, 2010 - 5:49pm
August 26, 2010
NRC delays decision on safety violation at Prairie Island plant
Regulators with the Nuclear Regulatory Commission are still trying to determine whether the potential for internal flooding at the Prairie Island nuclear plant was a violation of federal licensing requirements. In a letter submitted to Xcel Energy Monday, the NRC announced that it...
August 26, 2010 - 11:29am
June 20, 2010
UPDATED: Butler second best amateur in Nature Valley Grand Prix
Sue Butler finished second to Chloe Forsman (Specialized D4W/Bicycle Haus) in the standings for the 2010 Nature Valley Grand Prix green jersey, which is awarded to the top amateur in the race. The stage race concluded Sunday with a criterium in Stillwater, Minn., and Butler ended...
June 20, 2010 - 11:06pm