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Two candidates take aim at Pierce Treasurer seat
District will buy property to expand playground
New Richmond girl, 14, charged with attempted homicide
Wisconsin news roundup: Sawyer County court clerk dies in apparent murder/suicide; DNC: Baldwin hails Hillary's health record, Moore slams Trump; nine more Wisconsin news stories
crime and courts
Baseball: Christenson gets his shot as head coach
Ellsworth 12U softball takes third at state
Plum City loses to Eau Claire Cavaliers at Carson Park
Updated standings in the St. Croix Valley Baseball League (as of 7/25)
Baseball: Plum City Legion wraps up league play Thursday
New UFO Days activities promise an ‘out of this world’ time
Meet the Elmwood royalty candidates
Beldenville Old Car Club hosts 39th annual show
Blank Pages band to perform July 28
Group holds prayer gathering for Prescott police
arts and entertainment
TOWN OF HARTLAND: 8/2/16 Public Test of Voting Equipment
VILLAGE OF ELLSWORTH: 8/3/16 Public Test of Voting Equipment
PIERCE COUNTY FINANCE & PERSONNEL COMMITTEE: 8/1/16 Meeting Agenda
VILLAGE OF ELLSWORTH: 8/1/16 Board Meeting Agenda
TOWN OF SALEM: 8/1/16 Public Test of Voting Equipment
Thomas L. DeLong, 64
Eugene Moga, 91
Mary K. Wandmacher, 68
Mary E. Sperger, 87
Robert R. Harshman, 90
Kathleen Vinehout column: Our county fair is a celebration of how we all work together
LETTERS TO THE EDITOR (July 13, 2016)
EDITORIAL (July 13, 2016): Memorials are important in a time of tragedy
LETTERS TO THE EDITOR (July 6, 2016)
EDITORIAL (July 6, 2016): Allow them to rest in peace
Real Estate Showcase
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
May 18, 2014
Ex-POW shares story of forbidden tap code
By Ruth Nerhaugen, contributor Maj. Gen. John Borling, who was a prisoner of war in Vietnam for over 6 ½ years, will share his story —...
May 18, 2014 - 10:28am
April 2, 2014
All-Area Girls Basketball: Three juniors make first team All-Area debut
First team Mikayla Miller, sr., Goodhue (Player of the Year) 24.5 ppg, 6.8 rpg, 5.0 spg, 3.5 apg, HVL All-Conference, Class 1A All-State...
April 2, 2014 - 1:41pm
January 30, 2014
Football: Former Gopher Foggie named Wingers' head football coach
Red Wing football will be leaning on a University of Minnesota great to lead the team back into the Big Nine Conference this fall. On Thursday, Red Wing Activities Director Matt Schultz announced that former Gophers quarterback and Park Center head coach Rickey Foggie will be the...
January 30, 2014 - 3:29pm