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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
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January 29, 2018
ADM penalized for air quality violations
Archer-Daniels-Midland Co. in Red Wing has been fined $4,225 for air quality violations by the Minnesota Pollution Control Agency. According to the MPCA, ADM's case is one of 59 enforcement cases it completed in the fourth quarter of 2017. Fines during this period ranged from $1,000-$135,000....
January 29, 2018 - 12:00pm
January 23, 2018
EV charging station coming to downtown Red Wing
Red Wing City Council approved the installation of one electric vehicle charging station during the regular meeting Monday, Jan. 22. The council decided to move forward with this project after being awarded a $2,000 CERT seed grant to cover the cost of installation. The remainder...
January 23, 2018 - 4:48pm
December 20, 2017
Court backs Goodhue County Board's decision to usher in new factory farm
The Minnesota Court of Appeals has upheld a decision by the Goodhue County Board to permit a proposed factory farm in Zumbrota Township. Circle...
December 20, 2017 - 3:47pm
September 1, 2015
Group asks Red Wing to ‘Climb Up for Climate’
The Red Wing chapter of Citizens’ Climate Lobby is looking to send a message to lawmakers that something needs to be done about climate change, and hopes to enlist area residents to help. The environmental group will host a climb of Barn Bluff on Saturday Sept.
September 1, 2015 - 8:00am
August 14, 2013
Group wants wolf hunt canceled
An organization opposed to wolf hunting launched a petition drive Wednesday in hopes of killing this year's season.
August 14, 2013 - 4:12pm
July 30, 2013
Measuring Mississippi mussels
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers is conducting a mussel survey in the pool at Lock & Dam No. 3 this week and next week. The survey is in preparation...
July 30, 2013 - 3:28pm
July 26, 2013
Two cited for MPCA violations
Two area enforcement cases were included in the 65 the Minnesota Pollution Control Agency reported for the second quarter of 2013.
July 26, 2013 - 3:42pm
June 15, 2013
Vote on mining ordinance nears
After nearly 18 months of discussion, public meetings and revisions, the Board of Commissioners is set to vote on a revised ordinance and comprehensive plan that could affect the future of the frac-sand industry in Goodhue County. The board will vote on the amended documents after...
June 15, 2013 - 9:00am
Frac-sand ban advances in Pepin
The Pepin County Zoning Committee approved an ordinance banning frac-sand mining in a 10-mile radius along Highway 35/Great River Road, voting to send it to County Board for final approval. The ordinance creates a zoning overlay district that would limit mining operations to no more...
June 15, 2013 - 8:00am
May 25, 2013
Dogs help detect zebra mussels
The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources will be using three zebra mussel-sniffing K-9 teams for the first time this year to help combat the spread of aquatic invasive species. Minnesota is the second state to use trained dogs in this manner.
May 25, 2013 - 8:00am
May 22, 2013
Mining ordinance ready for final approval
Goodhue County Planning and Advisory Commission met Monday for a public hearing on the county's mining ordinance, voting unanimously to make two additions and send it to County Board for approval. "We had some good comments that were brought up," said Commissioner Dan Rechtzigel...
May 22, 2013 - 9:00am
May 11, 2013
Xcel looks to end New Era Wind contracts
Xcel Energy could begin the process of pulling out of a power purchasing agreement with New Era Wind Farm as early as Monday, a utility director said. New Era was given until Sunday May 12 to resolve a delay in the production of a 78-megawatt wind farm in Goodhue County that is...
May 11, 2013 - 3:00pm
Bike route stretches 700 miles
The Mississippi River Trail officially runs the entire length of the Mississippi River in Minnesota. The trail -- also known as U.S. Bicycle Route 45 -- received national recognition when federal officials Friday announced approval of the connecting route through the Twin Cities. The...
May 11, 2013 - 8:00am
May 6, 2013
Wildlife, natural beauty inspire exhibitors
Two artists exhibiting work at Crossings through the month of May say they are inspired by the flora and fauna of the natural world. Foxfeather...
May 6, 2013 - 3:00pm
May 4, 2013
USDA hosts conservation program meeting
The U.S. Department of Agriculture will hold an informational meeting about the Conservation Reserve Program 10 a.m. to noon May 7 at Stanton Town Hall. Starting May 20, landowners can sign up for CRP, which provides cost-sharing assistance for planting long-term, resource-conserving...
May 4, 2013 - 8:00am