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Today Great River Birding Festival, Lake City. Peace vigil, 4:30-5:30 p.m., John Rich Park. Support the troops, 4:30 p.m.-5:30 p.m., East Avenue and Main Street. School legislative committee, 6 p.m., Red Wing High School. Bay City Senior, 7 p.m., Village Hall. Social Singles, 7 p.m., Godfather's. Cannon Cruisers, 7 p.m., Grandpa's Garage, Cannon Falls. Cannon Falls High School students present "The Wizard of Oz," 7:30 p.m., Cannon Community Center. Red Wing High School students present "The King and I," 8 p.m., Sheldon Theatre. <
ZUMBROTA -- Is the city of Zumbrota willing to help save Zumbrota Health Care, and specifically, the Zumbrota Nursing Home and the assisted living apartments known as The Bridges? Health-care officials, who were forced last week to shut down the Zumbrota Community Hospital because of financial woes, posed the question Thursday night to the Zumbrota City Council. "The purpose was to start a dialogue," Zumbrota Health Care Administrator Larry Ravenberg said this morning. He didn't expect -- or receive -- any commitments from the city this soon. "The main area ...
It wasn't how Coach Brian Auge drew it up. But it was a win. After trailing for much of the game, the Red Wing baseball team earned a 5-4 Missota Conference win over Holy Angels in eight innings Wednesday night. Zach Laffey scored the game winner in the eighth after Eric Lange lined a ball sharply at the Holy Angels third baseman. The ball went off the third baseman's hip and into shallow left field.
ST. PAUL -- Competing bills authorizing more nuclear waste storage at Prairie Island nuclear power plant could hit the Senate floor as early as today. The Senate Rules Committee this morning refused to pick a favorite, sending both bills to the floor without recommending whether to pass either one. One of the major differences is Sen. Steve Murphy's bill would allow the Public Utilities Commission to approve future nuclear storage near the plant, with legislators given a chance to override that decision. Sen. Ellen Anderson, DFL-St.
Support the troops rally Support the troops rally will be from 4:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. Friday at East Avenue and Main Street. Lions Club Red Wing Lions will meet at noon Monday at Marie's Casual Dining. VFW Auxiliary VFW Auxiliary 1218 will meet at 7 p.m. Monday at the American Legion. Installation of officers is planned. Members are reminded to bring items for the silent auction.
A wrong time is listed for a meeting. A person's name is misspelled. A sentence contains a typo or wrong grammar. Such errors appear more frequently than we'd like to admit at the R-E. They also go to the heart of our credibility. It's reasonable for readers to ask: If they can't get the little things right, how can we trust them to get the complex stories right? For many readers, such errors are more than annoying. They go to the issue of fairness, says Robert Haiman of the Freedom Forum.
POLICE/SHERIFF Police tickets Wednesday: Nicholas Wand, South Wayne, Wis., semaphore violation; Jacob Foley, Inver Grove Heights, Minn., lend or permit use of driver's license by another; Gary Kline, 1807 1/2 W.
Today Al-Anon, 6:30 p.m., Friendship House, 480 W. Eighth St. Red Wing Wildlife League, 6 p.m., Izaak Walton Clubhouse. Southeast Technical guitar show, 6:30 p.m., Blue Moon. Pierce County Land Management, 7 p.m., Courthouse. Alcoholics Anonymous (12-step meeting), 8 p.m., AA clubroom above Elks Club. Thursday Hiawatha Valley Society of Human Resource Management, 8-10:30 s.m., Southeast Technical. Golden Kiwanis, 9:30 a.m., St. James Hotel. Alcoholics Anonymous, 10:30 a.m.
Xcel Energy is seeking another reduction in property taxes on its facilities. The change could have significant impact on Goodhue County, Auditor/Treasurer /Assessor Brad Johnson told Goodhue County commissioners Tuesday. "This would have a statewide impact and could vary from county to county," Johnson said.