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REPLEVIN SUMMONS: Santander v. Harold H. Cushman II; Case No. 17-SC-474
TOWN OF ISABELLE: 11/20/17 Town Board Meeting
PIERCE COUNTY: 11/16/17 Highway Committee Meeting Agenda
PRESCOTT SCHOOL DISTRICT: 2018 Spring Election Notice
VILLAGE OF ELLSWORTH: 10/2/17 Board Meeting Minutes
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November 19, 2017
They came home here as children
Diana Machado came to Red Wing when she was 7 years old. She doesn't remember much about her childhood in El Salvador, except for the violence...
November 19, 2017 - 9:00am
September 1, 2017
Teachers dipping into their own pockets to provide back-to-school supplies
RED WING, Minn. — By the time the flurry of back-to-school bedlam begins to subside, the proverbial dust begins to settle, and the sun...
September 1, 2017 - 9:59am
June 7, 2017
Bail set at $1M for Red Wing murder suspect
A felony fleeing charge against a Red Wing man could be dropped in Pierce County if he's convicted of murder charges he faces in Goodhue County....
June 7, 2017 - 9:17am
April 20, 2017
Red Wing murder suspect led Wis. deputy on 120-mph chase, charges say
The man charged in a Goodhue County slaying was arrested at gunpoint in Pierce County early Tuesday after leading deputies there on a high-speed...
April 20, 2017 - 9:54am
April 19, 2017
Criminal complaint filed in Red Wing shooting death; man awaits possible extradition from Pierce County
Goodhue County Attorney's Office issued a criminal complaint April 19 in the shooting death of a Red Wing man. Charles Deonta Jones, 26, faces...
April 19, 2017 - 5:15pm
March 25, 2016
Hudson man airlifted after Red Wing-area crash
A Hudson man was airlifted after an apparent alcohol-related crash Thursday in the Red Wing area. The Minnesota State Patrol identified the crash victim as 49-year-old Jonathon S. Norman. He was flown to St. Marys Hospital in Rochester with serious injuries. Troopers reported that...
March 25, 2016 - 7:52am
February 3, 2016
Minnesota man sentenced for hiding a corpse in St. Croix County
HUDSON -- The terms of a plea deal brokered with Minnesota prosecutors led to a divisive sentencing hearing last week for a man convicted of...
February 3, 2016 - 12:48pm
March 18, 2015
Baldwin murder case to be tried in Minnesota
HUDSON -- A St. Croix County prosecutor announced Wednesday that a murder case against a Lake City, Minn., man accused of killing his girlfriend will be tried in Minnesota, not Wisconsin. During a plea hearing in St. Croix County Circuit Court, Assistant District Attorney Michael...
March 18, 2015 - 9:36pm
August 20, 2014
Locals talk rail safety specifics
Locals were ready with their ideas and concerns when Gov. Mark Dayton visited Red Wing Tuesday with state representatives and officials to talk...
August 20, 2014 - 9:00am
Judge orders campground to shut down
A judge has issued a temporary injunction to keep a controversial Welch campground from operating until it gets a license from the Minnesota Department of Health. First District Judge Lawrence Clark announced his decision Sept. 16, siding with the state health commissioner who...
September 20, 2013 - 4:29pm
September 17, 2013
New Era comes to an end
New Era Wind will no longer pursue a turbine wind farm in Goodhue County. Owner Peter Mastic formally made the request to abandon the project in a letter to the Minnesota Public Utilities Commission made public Tuesday. The company requested the PUC terminate its site permit, while...
September 17, 2013 - 4:07pm
September 13, 2013
Wabasha citizens sue state, local agencies over invasion of privacy
Wabasha and Goodhue counties are two of 79 local government and law enforcement agencies around the state accused of illegally accessing citizens' driver's license information, including that of state Rep. Steve Drazkowski and Wabasha County commissioners. Details of the alleged...
September 13, 2013 - 12:22pm
September 12, 2013
State looks to shutter Hidden Valley Campground
The Minnesota commissioner of health is seeking a temporary injunction to shut down Hidden Valley Campground in Welch, alleging owner Cory Axelson has been running it without a license for two years. Assistant Attorney General Eric Beecher presented the state's case Monday at a hearing...
September 12, 2013 - 10:20am
June 23, 2013
MINNESOTA NEWS BRIEFS: New Era Wind has certificate revoked
The Minnesota Public Utilities Commission voted Thursday to revoke New Era’s certificate of need to build a long-delayed 78-megawatt wind farm in Goodhue County. The MPUC cited New Era’s failure to follow the commission’s orders, as well as a lack of confidence in company’s...
June 23, 2013 - 11:30am
February 1, 2012
Two uninjured after ATV goes through Lake Pepin ice
A Wisconsin couple were uninjured after the ATV they were riding on went through the ice on Lake Pepin Sunday morning, the Goodhue County Sheriff's Office reported. Gerald Todd, 49, and his wife, both of Fountain City, were riding out to their ice fishing site at about 7:44 a.m....
February 1, 2012 - 10:00am