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Hospice memorials Donations were received by Red Wing Regional Hospice in memory of Erwin Ledelbuhr, Eugene Molitor, Alice Thorie, Jeanne Henderson, Alice Elverum, Norman Johnson, Burtton Dodge and Kenneth Nygaard. For information, call 385-3410. Women's bowling Red Wing Women's Bowling Association fall organizational meeting will be at 7 p.m. Tuesday at Nybo's, followed by a workshop for league secretaries. Board members will meet at 6:30 p.m.
At Fairview Red Wing: July 22, 2003 Kristopher Paul was born Tuesday to Kari and David Everson of Hager City. July 29, 2003 Mia Victoria-Lee Beck was born Tuesday to Katie Beck of Red Wing. Aug. 1, 2003 Logan Anthony Storing was born Friday to Tonia Cohenour and Tony Storing of Red Wing.
Wednesday Responded at 11 a.m. to reported gas leak at 20th and Bush streets; Xcel Energy called to repair leak.
ZUMBROTA -- They laughed when Professor Chalmers Bodkin-Childs tried to help a woman in the audience do a rope trick, groaned when his son Cory lay down on a bed of nails and looked a bit mystified when he impersonated the Statue of Liberty. The "oooohhs" and "aaaahhs" didn't really get loud until the medicine man extinguished fiery torches by putting them down his throat. Bodkin-Childs, who in real life is Eric Scites, is performing his old-time patent medicine and magic show this week at the Goodhue County Fair.
FIRE CALLS Friday: responded at 3:25 p.m. to West Sixth Street and East Avenue for report of small fire to wood planter near sidewalk. Monday: responded at 4:31 p.m. to Chad Hadler residence, 1404 Norwood St., for report of fire in house; no fire. TRAFFIC COURT The following cases of area residents were processed in Goodhue County District Court.
Today Community talent shows, 5 p.m., Pierce County Fairgrounds, Ellsworth. Al-Anon, 6:30 p.m., Friendship House, 480 W. Eighth St. Horse pull, 7 p.m., Pierce Co. Fairgrounds, Ellsworth. Demolition derby, 7:30 p.m., Goodhue County Fairgrounds, Zumbrota. Alcoholics Anonymous (12-step meeting), 8 p.m., AA clubroom above Elks Club. Maiden Rock Alcoholics Anonymous, 7 p.m., George Andrews Hall, Bay City. Thursday Coffee and conversation, 9:30 a.m., Fairview Seminary Plaza. Golden Kiwanis, 9:30 p.m., St.
ELLSWORTH -- Ellsworth will apply for a $500,000 grant to fix up old or dilapidated housing and rental units, the Ellsworth Village Board voted Monday. The community development block grant is being offered by the Wisconsin Department of Housing. Those whose properties are fixed up pay back the amount in monthly installments without interest. If any of the owners decide to sell their rehabilitated properties, the money goes into a revolving fund to be loaned to other home or rental unit owners. "The U.S.
Belle Creek No. 2 won the Goodhue County 4-H softball championships recently. Belle Creek won the junior tournament by defeating Aspelund 10-7 in the championship game. Belle Creek No. 2 defeated Belle Creek No. 1 7-5 in the semifinals, while Aspelund beat Roscoe Rockets 16-2 in the other semifinal game. In the championship game, Belle Creek broke a 7-7 tie with three runs in the bottom of the sixth inning. Brett Watson had two doubles and four RBI, while teammate Courtney McNamara added two hits and three RBI.
After several rain delays, the River City Days tennis tournament was finally completed Monday morning. Red Wing's Tom Gillman was the men's singles champion, defeating Stefan Voigt 4-6, 6-4, 1-0. Dave Ewart was the consolation champion. Jeff Heilman and Jesse Smith claimed a 6-3, 6-4 win over Joy Boyer and Aaron Nordenskjold to earn the title in the men's double competition. Gillman and Geoff Rutledge were the consolation champions. In mixed doubles, Tom and Lindsay Gillman downed Jesse and Katie Smith 6-2, 6-3 for the title.
RIVER TRAFFIC Sunday: J.W. Hershey, 12 barges, down, 6:01 a.m.; Peter Fanchi, 9 barges, up, 9:54 a.m.; River Wildcat, 12 barges, down, 12:19 p.m.; Bill Carneal, 16 barges, up, 2:47 p.m.; Wyaconda, 1 barge, up, 4:14 p.m.; Roberta Tabor, 12 barges, down, 5:38 p.m.; Gilda Shurden, 2 barges, down, 7:07 p.m.; Bill Stegbauer, 2 barges, up, 7:59 p.m.; Show Me State, 8 barges, down, 9:49 p.m. Monday: Peter Fanchi, 9 barges, down, 1:37 p.m.; R.