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Lingering storm delays, cancels some schools Jan.23
Storm prompts suspension of local bus service
MSC Southeast and area schools cancel classes for Jan. 22
WATCH: Sheriff urges drivers to slow down after dashcam captures close call
Closing the curtain ... for now
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Boys Basketball: Lake City hands St. Charles first loss
Boys Hockey: Owatonna tramples Red Wing
Girls Hockey: Red Wing shuts out Owatonna
Area Girls Basketball Wrap: Eighth-grader helps Wildcats tame Tigers
Area Boys Basketball Wrap: Panthers fight off surging Bombers
Croix Chordsmen want to serenade your Valentine
Top 10. No. 1: Small Business Revolution keeps revving
Viking halts plans to cruise the Mississippi River
Glauses reopen Bittersweet Bakery and More
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BOARD COMM 1-2-2018
Universal Mortgage Corp. vs Hadler
Kathryn E. Fitzgerald
Robert L. Stapel
Bruce Jon Fleming
Robert L. Stapel
James Meath, Jr., 59
Editorial: By all indications, we're good and could be better
Letter: Townships must keep election equipment secure
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January 12, 2018
Capitol Chatter: Minnesota should have say in farm bill
ST. PAUL — Minnesota would seem to have an outsized influence on the next farm bill. Both of the state's senators are on that body's Agriculture...
January 12, 2018 - 11:10am
January 11, 2018
Minnesota seeks to further diversity government workforce
ST. PAUL — Gov. Mark Dayton's administration says its efforts to make state hiring and contracting more inclusive are paying off, but there...
January 11, 2018 - 8:58pm
How two Minnesota GOP lawmakers derailed high-speed train plans
ST. PAUL — A pair of Republican state lawmakers have effectively derailed — at least for now — plans for so-called "high-speed"...
January 11, 2018 - 8:50pm
January 7, 2018
Government calendar: Jan. 8-19
Monday, Jan. 8 Pierce County Finance/personnel Committee, 4 p.m., Courthouse boardroom. Red Wing School Board Personnel Committee, 4 p.m., District Office Red Wing Library Board, 5 p.m., City Hall Council Chambers. Red Wing School Board, 5:30 p.m., Red Wing High School media center....
January 7, 2018 - 8:00am
January 3, 2018
'Acting lieutenant governor' quiet first day on job
ST. PAUL — Minnesota state Senate President Michelle Fischbach calls herself "acting lieutenant governor," but has not talked publicly...
January 3, 2018 - 6:29pm
Smith becomes Minnesota U.S. senator
WASHINGTON — Tina Smith raised her right hand and swore to uphold the U.S. Constitution, replacing Minnesota U.S. Sen. Al Franken after...
January 3, 2018 - 5:11pm
January 2, 2018
Smith set to be Minnesota’s next senator as Bachmann considers running
WASHINGTON — Minnesota's best-known politician has resigned from the U.S. Senate while a well-known political celebrity considers running for...
January 2, 2018 - 3:51pm
December 31, 2017
Government calendar Jan. 1-12
Monday, Jan. 1 New Year's Day. Many government offices closed. Tuesday, Jan. 2 Red Wing Harbor Commission, 7:30 a.m., City Council Chambers. Goodhue County Board, 9 a.m., Government Center boardroom. Red Wing Port Authority Board, 4:30 p.m., City Hall Council Chambers. Featherstone...
December 31, 2017 - 11:52am
December 21, 2017
Offices will close to observe Christmas
Government agencies and related businesses will be closed various days in observance of Christmas. Closed Monday, Dec. 25, 2017, are the Goodhue County Government Center, Justice Center, Law Enforcement Center and Public Works; and the Pierce County government complex. In addition,...
December 21, 2017 - 7:49am
December 13, 2017
Grandchildren's pictures could mediate potential constitutional conflict
ST. PAUL — Minnesota's governor and soon-to-be lieutenant governor will sit down to discuss their relationship, and potential constitutional...
December 13, 2017 - 3:57pm
December 5, 2017
Minnesota budget forecast shows slight dip
ST. PAUL — The economy remains strong, but a new report indicates Minnesotans should not be overly confident. The Tuesday, Dec. 5, budget forecast,...
December 5, 2017 - 4:37pm
December 1, 2017
Capitol Chatter: Tuesday report to spell out state finances
ST. PAUL — Tuesday, Dec. 5 is a big day, at least under the Minnesota Capitol dome. It actually will be big stuff for all Minnesotans,...
December 1, 2017 - 4:10pm
November 30, 2017
New misconduct allegation leveled against Franken on USO tour
An Army veteran from Ohio says U.S. Sen. Al Franken cupped her breast in 2003. Stephanie Kemplin, 41, told CNN about a USO tour photo opportunity...
November 30, 2017 - 9:35am
Broadband coming to Goodhue, Wanamingo
High speed internet is important for sustaining local economies, say elected officials in St. Paul, and they're ready to get rural communities...
November 30, 2017 - 8:00am
November 29, 2017
City may get tough with meeting disruptions
Red Wing will consider leading the state toward more aggressive anti-protest laws at public meetings. The council voted 4-3 Monday, Nov. 27,...
November 29, 2017 - 9:22am