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April 19, 2019
Chase April 17, 2019, exceeds 100 mph on Highway 52
April 19, 2019 - 4:41pm
April 18, 2019
Staff member Jo Severson gives a live owl program with Ruby, a great horned owl, at the International Owl Center in Houston, Minn., on August 31, 2018.  Steve Gardiner / RiverTown Multimedia
101 Things To Do: International Owl Center in Houston, Minnesota
April 18, 2019 - 4:00pm
April 17, 2019
Gage Robinson, pictured her with his mother, Penny Robinson, and his brother, Jordan Perryman, at Gillette Children's Hospital in St. Paul. Gage was dropped and shaken when he was just 10 weeks old, presenting a difficult battle, first for his life, and now for trying to become a high school student in Cannon Falls. Photo courtesy of Penny Robinson
Thriving in the face of adversity: Gage Robinson is beating the odds
April 17, 2019 - 7:00pm
Prices to increase for Red Wing school lunches; here's why and by how much
April 17, 2019 - 11:32am
Lake City Highway 61 open house set for April 25
April 17, 2019 - 9:37am
Open house set April 24 in Wabasha for Highway 61 paving project
April 17, 2019 - 9:36am
April 16, 2019
Invasive silver carp. Courtesy Minnesota DNR
DNR confirms invasive silver carp on St. Croix River near Prescott
April 16, 2019 - 8:33am
April 15, 2019
Spring Flood Run kicks off riding season
April 15, 2019 - 5:00am
April 9, 2019
Grace O'Brien (center) of Red Wing High School was named champion in the Section 1AA Storytelling category. Heather Finholm / Red Wing High School
O'Brien advances to state as RWHS speech team excels
April 9, 2019 - 3:57pm
K-W Superintendent Jeff Pesta was awarded the 2019 Administrator of Excellence award at the Minnesota Association of School Administrators Conference last month. Pesta has worked to improve and introduce new concepts  since joining the district four-and-a-half years ago. Matthew Lambert / RiverTown Multimedia
K-W's Pesta named Administrator of Excellence
April 9, 2019 - 1:20pm
Harbor Bar in Hager City has endured years of flooding on the Mississippi River. Owner Brad Smith said the bar was recently filled with nearly two feet of water the first week of April. Drone photo courtesy of Patrick Schulz
Harbor Bar owner 'lucky' to clean out after flooding every year he says
April 9, 2019 - 8:00am
April 4, 2019
Senate Majority Leader Paul Gazelka, R-Nisswa, on the Senate floor Jan. 8, 2019, at the recovening of the state legislature. Michael Brun / Forum News Service
Politics of gun control ‘debate’ get prickly at Minnesota Capitol
April 4, 2019 - 7:16pm
Minnesota Transportation Commissioner Margaret Anderson Kelliher on Thursday, April 4, 2019, outlined more than 200 proposed road, bridge and other infrastructure projects slated to take place this summer. Dana Ferguson / Forum News Service
Orange cone alert: MnDOT announces 221 construction projects coming this summer
April 4, 2019 - 11:58am
April 2, 2019
Cannon Falls turns to Jeff Sampson; School Board to make job offer
April 2, 2019 - 8:00pm
Gov. Tim Walz on Thursday, March 28, 2019, said he would negotiate with Republicans about his budget proposal but wouldn't bend on extending a tax on medical providers that funds health care for low-income people. Dana Ferguson / Forum News Service
Walz to urge lawmakers to listen to their 'better angels' in State of the State address
April 2, 2019 - 4:34pm