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November 8, 2018
Company turns abandoned sand pit into a solar garden
An old sandpit near the Sportsman's Club in Frontenac off Highway 61 has been transformed into the Frontenac Solar Garden, reflecting a trend...
November 8, 2018 - 5:00pm
October 17, 2018
New law allows consumers to freeze credit files
A recent federal law makes it easier for consumers to protect their financial security by freezing their accounts with all three major credit...
October 17, 2018 - 10:02am
October 8, 2018
Smart device apps may foster bad choices
As students return to the classroom, it's a good time to consider the apps they are using on their smart devices. Some of them can be dangerous,...
October 8, 2018 - 9:38am
July 3, 2018
Today's Twins game only available to watch on Facebook
MILWAUKEE -- Today’s Minnesota Twins matinee game against the Milwaukee Brewers will only be available to watch on Facebook. The online-only...
July 3, 2018 - 10:18am
April 4, 2018
Letter: Lewis should join in overturning FCC ruling
In December 2017, the Federal Communication Commission eliminated rules that prohibit internet providers from slowing down/blocking content or charging for access to certain sites. The ruling only benefits large internet service providers. For the rest of us, it results in censorship...
April 4, 2018 - 4:52pm
March 8, 2018
Red Wing Ignite to lead state
Red Wing Ignite kicked off a new chapter in its five-year history by branding a new outreach effort called "Ignite Minnesota" on Feb. 27. After...
March 8, 2018 - 7:49am
January 12, 2018
If you’re using Facebook to find your news, you’re going to be seeing less of us
If you get your news using Facebook, you deserve to know that the social media platform is changing the way it delivers that information to you....
January 12, 2018 - 4:15pm
November 23, 2017
Spectrum service restored after nearly 7 hours
A fiber failure interrupted service throughout Red Wing for Spectrum customers Wednesday, Nov. 22, 2017. The outage lasted more than six and a half hours and affected telephone, internet and cable. The company reported the fiber was cut but did specify the cause. Splice crews reached...
November 23, 2017 - 8:42am
May 15, 2013
Be aware of hardware, software, firmware
When I was in college getting a degree in computer science, we would joke at all the terminology that we learned. In retrospect the terminology was the easy part, but there was a lot of it. There were so many acronyms that we had acronyms to describe them. TLAs are Three Letter...
May 15, 2013 - 8:00am
May 8, 2013
Be techno-savvy during a major emergency
Our Internet and cellphone network infrastructure is not designed to handle all possible users at one time. It actually makes very little business sense to build up an infrastructure that can handle the maximum possible load all of the time. There would be an incredible amount of...
May 8, 2013 - 8:00am
March 13, 2013
'Unprepared' Olympiad team still reaches state
Red Wing High School's Science Olympiad team certainly wasn't the most stylish when they competed at the Minnesota Science Olympiad Saturday...
March 13, 2013 - 12:00pm
January 28, 2013
Red Wing Ignite rolls out
Last July, Red Wing and Winona-based Hiawatha Broadband Communications were selected to participate in US Ignite, a national program aimed at...
January 28, 2013 - 2:00pm
December 14, 2012
River Bluff Technologies gets loan from SMIF
Red Wing-based River Bluff Technologies received a business loan from the Southern Minnesota Initiative Foundation, SMIF announced last week. River Bluff Technologies, which was founded by Bob Schmaltz in 2009, provides cloud-based technology solutions for independent insurance...
December 14, 2012 - 8:00pm
December 7, 2012
New website launches
A new website for Southern Minnesota entrepreneurs and small-business owners called SoMNSourceLink has launched. The site, www.somnsourcelink.com, will provide resources for local businesses as well as a way to network, organizers said. The SoMNSourceLink network already includes...
December 7, 2012 - 11:00am
October 6, 2012
Goodhue, Dakota counties may join in optical fiber purchase
One hundred forty-four strands of optical fiber are being installed between Red Wing and Hastings, and Goodhue County has the option to purchase a portion of them. At a Committee of the Whole meeting Tuesday afternoon, Goodhue County commissioners were presented information by Dakota...
October 6, 2012 - 11:00am