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Shakeup occurs at Cannon Falls City Hall
Policy debate dominates council meeting
Search warrant leads to drug-related arrests
The science of winter: Ice more complex than just frozen water
Minnesota lawmakers must pass own budget, but not much work mandatory
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Cougars run away with Section 1A team title
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Girls Basketball: Wingers fall to Huskies
Wrestling: Goodhue, Z-M advance to section semifinals
Hayfield causes problems, tops Goodhue in finale
Behrens to Bartlett: Longtime local supply company changes hands
Farm market report for Feb. 12 from the Zumbrota Livestock Auction Market
Soup-er Bowl: A celebration of soup in Red Wing
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WELCH TOWNSHIP: 3/1/18 Hearing - Stoffel (Vet Clinic)
BID NOTICE AGGREGATE
BID NOTICE SEAL COATING
MEETING CANCELLATION 2-26-18
BOARD COMM 1-16-2018
Kim M. (Schluessler) Wood
Loretta A. (Yanisch) Scaffer
Jean B. Duden
Letter: Drotos doesn't understand drug users, but he should get feedlots
Ask the Chief: Drive safer; use the Three-Second Rule
Viewpoint: Crime reflects rising tide of drug addiction
Letter: Stand up for your rights, your state's rights
Viewpoint: Olympics reminds us there are rules
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February 10, 2018
Giving back: Area residents help with wood duck houses
In the depths of winter, the cold can be unforgiving to an outdoorsman. One group of local outdoor enthusiasts annually takes up the challenge,...
February 10, 2018 - 7:00am
December 31, 2017
Viking halts plans to cruise the Mississippi River
The elegant Mississippi River cruise that was promised by Viking Cruiseline in 2014 will not be coming to port in Red Wing, or any other city along the prospective route, anytime soon. In the end, it all came down to money. While Viking has not made an official announcement through...
December 31, 2017 - 9:06am
December 19, 2017
Dredged material planning continues for Lower Pool 4 near Wabasha
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, St. Paul District, is continuing work on a draft dredged material management plan for the Mississippi River's Lower Pool 4, near Wabasha. The corps did not meet its self-imposed deadline of Dec. 15 to release an updated draft plan. Staff are reviewing...
December 19, 2017 - 9:50pm
December 7, 2017
Eagle eye view: Red Wing bridge project continues
Cold weather isn't stopping work on the new Highway 63 bridge over the Mississippi River. This aerial footage of the project was filmed Dec....
December 7, 2017 - 10:35am
November 28, 2017
Boaters beware: Upper Lake Pepin boat groundings at all-time high
Sedimentation continues to fill upper Lake Pepin and wreak havoc for boaters as groundings reach an all-time high. While the exact number of...
November 28, 2017 - 3:44pm
November 23, 2017
Beavers busy chewing down trees on city-owned lots in Newport
NEWPORT, Minn. — An unusual culprit is being blamed for wreaking havoc this fall. The city-owned properties between Cedar Lane and the Mississippi...
November 23, 2017 - 5:32pm
July 15, 2017
Wabasha pledges to fight dredging plan
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, St. Paul District, is again extending the public comment period for its draft environmental assessment to dredge near Wabasha. The new deadline is July 28. The move came Thursday, the same day the Wabasha City Council voted to pursue a comprehensive...
July 15, 2017 - 9:12am
July 12, 2017
Improving habitat in Mississippi River
U.S. Army Corps of Engineers officials and staff met at the Red Wing Public Library Foot Room on Tuesday, June 11 to discuss an upcoming habitat...
July 12, 2017 - 11:45am
The Voyage of the Michi Zeebee
Two Maine artists are making a full-length trip down the Mississippi River this summer with the goal of documenting the changing flow of the...
July 12, 2017 - 8:26am
June 30, 2017
Comment period on Wabasha-area dredging plan extended again
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, St. Paul District, is extending the public comment period for its draft environmental assessment for its Lower Pool 4 dredged material management plan until July 14. The Corps decided to extend the public comment period after listening to community...
June 30, 2017 - 12:30pm
May 16, 2017
Mississippi River holds great angling for fishing opener
When Gov. Mark Dayton heads out in the early hours of May 13 in hopes of hooking into a big fish, he'll be doing something only a few governors...
May 16, 2017 - 3:30pm
May 1, 2017
Vietnam veteran paddles Mississippi for Gold Star families
In the middle of May, Hastings will see Jim Crigler pass down the Mississippi River on his canoe as part of his solo canoe trip paddling the...
May 1, 2017 - 9:23am
March 30, 2017
High-speed rail may greatly impact small river towns
Think of the stress behind planning a trip. Now, think of it without having to worry about gridlock, road construction, or long security lines....
March 30, 2017 - 7:00am
March 14, 2017
Seasonal eagles population surges early
If you think you're seeing more bald eagles than usual for March 15, you're right. The raptors are migrating back to Minnesota and Wisconsin...
March 14, 2017 - 7:00am
March 10, 2017
Low bidder announced for Red Wing bridge
Minnesota Department of Transportation has announced Zenith Tech of Waukesha, Wis., as the apparent low bidder for the contract to replace Highway...
March 10, 2017 - 4:00pm