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Filings for spring’s election opened Dec. 1
Hudson man charged in River Falls rape case
Minnesota adds PTSD to medical marijuana treatment
Wisconsin news: Walker to consider limiting recounts as Wisconsin effort enters second day; 10 more state news stories
Failure to yield factor in Ellsworth collision
crime and courts
Prep boys basketball: Plum City/Elmwood grinds out a win; Spring Valley wins
Photos: Wolves come out clean in sloppy win
Prep girls basketball: Prescott wins a low-scoring affair
Photos: Ellsworth can't seize victory
Collegiate update: Seifert has season-high nine points against Carthage
Swedish Christmas celebration goes whole month long
PHOTOS: A Christmas Carol staged in new auditorium
'You get what you pay for' (part 1): The underfunding of long-term care facilities
'You get what you pay for' (part 3): Wages lead to staff shortages
‘Silent Night’ marks 20 years of holiday cheer
arts and entertainment
PIERCE COUNTY FINANCE & PERSONNEL COMMITTEE: 12/5/16 Meeting Agenda
PIERCE COUNTY: 12/6/16 Information Services Committee Meeting Agenda
VILLAGE OF ELLSWORTH: 12/5/16 Board Meeting Agenda
PIERCE COUNTY LAND MANAGEMENT COMMITTEE: 12/7/16 Meeting Agenda
NOTICE TO CREDITORS: Wallace J. Harvey Estate; Case No. 16PR75
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Vernon Anderson, 92
Cynthia Beebe, 64
Tim M. Blodgett, 76
LETTERS TO THE EDITOR (Nov. 30, 2016)
EDITORIAL (Nov. 30, 2016): The who, what, why, when and how matters
EDITORIAL (Nov. 23, 2016): Profiling? We can live with it
LETTERS TO THE EDITOR (Nov. 23, 2016)
EDITORIAL (Nov. 16, 2016): 'Disaster for democracy;' time to bury this relic
Real Estate Showcase
July 7, 2015
Red Wing bridge project advances with EA, public open house
An Environmental Assessment (EA) document is now available and a public open house has been scheduled as the project to build new bridges across...
July 7, 2015 - 2:53pm
March 6, 2015
Notification of unusual event at Prairie Island terminated
UPDATE - Officials at the Prairie Island nuclear generating plant near Red Wing have terminated a Notification of Unusual Event. The declaration was terminated today at 12:18 a.m. after plant officials were able to safely enter containment and make visual confirmation there was no...
March 6, 2015 - 8:01am
March 5, 2015
Prairie Island Unit 2 remains shut down, stable
UPDATE -- Prairie Island Nuclear Generating Plant Unit 2 remains shut down and stable, as workers continue to investigate what appears to be a false fire alarm, according to a press release sent out at 2 p.m. While there are no direct indications of an actual fire, operators had...
March 5, 2015 - 3:05pm
February 17, 2015
Unit 1 back at full power at Prairie Island
RED WING - Unit-One is back to full power at the Prairie Island nuclear plant. The unit was down since January 26th, while a reactor-coolant...
February 17, 2015 - 9:40am
December 15, 2014
School offers support following student death
A Red Wing youth died this weekend of a gunshot wound that occurred while hunting in Maiden Rock, according to Pierce County authorities. The incident is under investigation. Logan Hinrichs attended eighth grade at Red Wing High School. Supt. Karsten Anderson sent out an alert...
December 15, 2014 - 4:10pm
December 12, 2014
Prairie Island Unit 1 shut down for repairs
RED WING -- Xcel Energy reports operators safely shut down Unit 1 at the Prairie Island Nuclear Plant in Red Wing to replace a reactor coolant...
December 12, 2014 - 9:44am
December 4, 2014
Cows caught wandering downtown
Red Wing police responded to a report of loose cattle around 10:45 p.m. Wednesday at the intersection of Highway 61 and Plum Street. Officers...
December 4, 2014 - 9:57am
October 12, 2014
Indie band headlines Caravan du Nord
By Ruth Nerhaugen, contributor In just five years, Johnny Solomon took Communist Daughter from bare roots in Prescott, Wisconsin, to the prestigious...
Life/arts and entertainment
October 12, 2014 - 8:00am
October 11, 2014
Prairie Island plant outage starts this week
RED WING - Prairie Island Nuclear Generating Plant's Unit 1 began a refueling outage Wednesday according to Xcel Energy. The unit ran non-stop for 644 days since its last refueling outage. “An outage-to-outage run like this places us among the most reliable in the industry,”...
October 11, 2014 - 7:46am
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
Milwaukee County sheriff's captain arrested for DWI in Red Wing
RED WING - A Milwaukee County sheriff's captain is on desk duty, after being arrested for driving drunk in Minnesota. Police in Red Wing stopped 41-year-old Catherine Trimboli early Sunday morning because her tail lights were off. Milwaukee sheriff's officials say Trimboli flashed...
News/crime and courts
August 20, 2014 - 7:39am
July 21, 2014
Hager City trash hauler fined for dumping
Paul’s Industrial Garage was fined $1,800 after dumping an overflowing roll-off box’s contents onto the driveway at 1622 Greenwood St. in Red Wing last month. At their Monday meeting, City Council members approved the fine for illegally dumping municipal solid waste. The fine...
July 21, 2014 - 10:24am
July 16, 2014
Families honor memories of Sea Wing victims
By Ruth Nerhaugen, contributor She died decades before they were even born, but “Mina” Larson’s great-great-grandchildren have not forgotten...
July 16, 2014 - 1:00pm
June 25, 2014
Capital Safety expanding in Red Wing
RED WING -- Capital Safety is planning a 60,000-square-foot expansion project in Red Wing that is expected to create 100 jobs. The company is a global provider of fall-protection equipment for workers in construction, oil and gas, utilities and other industries. The state Department...
June 25, 2014 - 9:34am
June 14, 2014
Three persons rescued from Red Wing area lake
RED WING -- A boat capsized on North Lake near Red Wing when a wave washed over the front of the flat bottom boat, leaving three people in the water for as long as three hours Wednesday. ' The Goodhue County Sheriff's deparment says the boat's owner, 59-year-old Dave Schoening...
June 14, 2014 - 12:36pm