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Search warrant leads to drug-related arrests
The science of winter: Ice more complex than just frozen water
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Cougars run away with Section 1A team title
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Hayfield causes problems, tops Goodhue in finale
Minnesota Nurses Association approve of new Red Wing labor contract
Behrens to Bartlett: Longtime local supply company changes hands
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WELCH TOWNSHIP: 3/1/18 Hearing - Stoffel (Vet Clinic)
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MEETING CANCELLATION 2-26-18
BOARD COMM 1-16-2018
Kim M. (Schluessler) Wood
Loretta A. (Yanisch) Scaffer
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Viewpoint: Time to clean up the bluff
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August 21, 2017
HHS costs helping drive budget
Goodhue County commissioners discussed shifting three main items from the almost $62 million preliminary 2018 budget; a third bailiff position,...
August 21, 2017 - 7:00pm
School Board briefs: 2017 levy approved
Red Wing School Board Levy approved Red Wing School District business manager Jackie Paradis presented the third hearing of the proposed 2017...
December 21, 2016 - 7:00am
September 12, 2014
Editorial: Spend wisely
Red Wing City Council indicated Monday night that the local property tax levy will climb steeply — again — this year. The preliminary 2015 levy that must be set this month is $17 million. That is up from $13 million for 2012. As distressing as a 30 percent increase over three...
September 12, 2014 - 10:30am
December 27, 2010
Council passes revised 2011 levy and budget
Red Wing City Council passed a 2011 property tax levy and budget Monday significantly different than the ones Mayor John Howe vetoed Dec. 17. Council approved a .46 percent increase to its levy -- compared to a 2 percent increase that was passed Dec. 13 -- and nixed two nixed two...
December 27, 2010 - 10:25pm
December 21, 2010
Goodhue County Board passes .08 levy increase
Goodhue County Board approved its 2011 budget and property tax levy Tuesday, increasing the levy by .08 percent. Next year's levy -- $26,186,658 -- represents a $200,000 increase compared to what was collected this year. The levy would have been higher, but the county made a number...
December 21, 2010 - 10:00pm
August 16, 2010
Wanamingo council agrees to 39 percent levy hike
WANAMINGO -- The City Council here unanimously agreed to a 39 percent hike to the city levy on Monday, in a move officials say will curb the city's growing debt within three years. A tentative agreement in late July to raise the levy won approval Monday as the city adopted its preliminary...
August 16, 2010 - 9:24am
November 23, 2009
Council approves flat port levy
Red Wing City Council held the Port Authority's 2010 levy flat at $295,000 Monday, rejecting the agency's request for a $325,000 levy. The port's requested levy would have been roughly a 10 percent increase over the agency's 2009 levy. For more on this see Wednesday's edition...
November 23, 2009 - 9:05pm
November 3, 2009
Z-M voters approve levy
ZUMBROTA - Voters turned out to the polls in swells Tuesday, where they overwhelmingly approved a levy referendum. Referendum supporters carried...
November 3, 2009 - 10:46pm
September 21, 2009
Board sets maximum levy
The Red Wing School District levy will shake out to be at least about $9.8 million, officials said. School Board members on Monday approved a maximum levy of $9.23 million, a figure that does not account for approximately $575,000 that will be added to the total. The additional...
September 21, 2009 - 9:17pm
December 16, 2008
School Board holds truth-in-taxation hearing
The Red Wing School District's levy will increase by 25 percent for 2009. School Board members received a financial update from Finance Director Brad Johnson during Monday's annual truth-in-taxation hearing. The total amount levied for 2009 will be about $9.3 million, Johnson reported. No...
December 16, 2008 - 12:00am
December 9, 2008
City Council adopts 2009 levy, budget
Red Wing City Council members on Monday approved the city's 2009 budget and levy. Red Wing's 2009 levy -- $12,660,124 -- increased a little more than one percent over what the city levied in 2008. In a city memo issued in October, City Council Administrator Kay Kuhlmann stated...
December 9, 2008 - 12:00am
September 15, 2008
School Board OKs preliminary levy
Red Wing School Board members on Monday approved an increase to the district's preliminary levy. Due to last week's passage of a five-year operating referendum, the state has not completed calculations on what the 2009 levy will be. School Board members passed the maximum allowable...
September 15, 2008 - 12:00am
June 5, 2008
Budget, levy taking shape
Goodhue County staff are in the throes of crunching numbers for the 2009 budget and tax levy. Commissioners on Tuesday were brought up to speed by Finance Director Carolyn Holmsten and administrative assistant Andrea Benck. "We're still pulling it all together," Benck said. "We...
June 5, 2008 - 12:00am
May 21, 2008
Restrictions irk local officials
A state-imposed cap on levy increases is rubbing some Red Wing city officials the wrong way. Red Wing City Council member Mike Hall said the move "trounces" on local government's autonomy. City Finance Director Marshall Hallock agreed. "It's an attempt to preclude your local...
May 21, 2008 - 12:00am