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Red Wing

October 5, 2016
Brooke Thoen -- a.k.a. Brooke Elizabeth -- will be featured at Caravan du Nord in Red Wing Oct. 7. She released an EP album in August titled Welcome to My World. (Photo courtesy of Karen Thoen)
Welcome to Brooke Elizabeth’s world
October 5, 2016 - 4:19pm
July 14, 2016
Rising river levels -- but not floods -- forecast for river towns on Mississippi, St. Croix
July 14, 2016 - 10:56am
April 20, 2016
Songs for Seniors Bob Knutson hugs Preferred Senior Living activities director Darla Walter during an interview about the benefits of bringing vintage vinyl records to senior citizens. (Herald photo by Sarah Young)
Each memory has a soundtrack
April 20, 2016 - 11:04am
March 25, 2016
Hudson man airlifted after Red Wing-area crash
March 25, 2016 - 7:52am
March 17, 2016
A Red Wing police officer and a Pierce County sheriff's deputy on Wednesday examined the strip of land between Highway 63 and the Mississippi River's back-channel boat launch area in the town of Trenton Island. It was later concluded that Marya Christiansen's van left the roadway and plunged into the water, where it was recovered on Wednesday. (RiverTown Multimedia photo by Mike Longaecker)
Police say Christiansen missed curve, drove into water
March 17, 2016 - 2:47pm
A white van was pulled out of the waters at the Mississippi Back Channel Bridge today at about 5:40 p.m. A reporter on the scene said the van appeared to be almost beneath the bridge. (Republican-Eagle photo by John Russett)
UPDATE: Police confirm deceased missing woman found in submerged van
March 17, 2016 - 9:39am
March 16, 2016
Law enforcement officers converged on a boat launch along the Mississippi River's Back Channel on Wednesday in rural Hager City. (RiverTown Multimedia photo by Mike Longaecker)
Dive team called to Mississippi River back channel; Christiansen family clings to hopes
March 16, 2016 - 3:47pm
March 15, 2016
Pierce County authorities distributed this flyer for missing Hager City woman Marya Christiansen. (Submitted image)
6 a.m. UPDATE -- Family seeks volunteers to search for missing Hager City woman
March 15, 2016 - 6:29am
February 24, 2016
A pair of circular overlooks will give pedestrians crossing the new Highway 63 bridge a place to view the river and nearby piers. (Submitted image)
Timeline revealed for Hwy. 63 bridge project
February 24, 2016 - 10:48am
February 17, 2016
A four-legged “jug handle” intersection will be built on the Wisconsin side for access to businesses. (Photo illustration via the project’s Visual Quality Manual)
What’s the next step for the Red Wing bridge project?
February 17, 2016 - 3:56pm
December 2, 2015
Suspect accused of stealing father’s funds
December 2, 2015 - 10:52am
August 12, 2015
Troy Hattemer’s photo of an eagle near Trenton Island graces Wisconsin’s newest motor vehicle license plate. (Submitted photo)
WI’s newest license plate features Trenton Island image
August 12, 2015 - 12:44pm
July 20, 2015
Crews rescue victim on back channel bridge
July 20, 2015 - 8:19am
July 7, 2015
Artist’s rendering of the planned new Hwy, 63 bridge over the Mississippi River between the Town of Trenton and City of Red Wing. (Submitted artwork)
Red Wing bridge project advances with EA, public open house
July 7, 2015 - 2:53pm
March 6, 2015
Notification of unusual event at Prairie Island terminated
March 6, 2015 - 8:01am