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WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: Holmen man arrested in Iowa on murder charge
MINNESOTA NEWS ROUND-UP: Blizzard closes parts of I-94 from St. Cloud to Minneapolis
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crime and courts
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: Packers have one of the highest salary cap spaces in NFL
Wild's new players to make debuts tonight vs. Ottawa
PHS to have advance ticket sale for regional semifinal basketball game
Two boys prep basketball regional contests tonight
PIERCE COUNTY HERALD'S ATHLETES OF THE WEEK - Prescott's Jennifer Kleinschmidt and Sam Stuhl
Busting out: UWRF to expand dairy operations
What does it take to lead a great book discussion?
Valentine celebration held at care center
UWRF Africa Night Feb. 27
Journey House chili and concert this Friday
arts and entertainment
TOWN OF MARTELL: 3/10/15 Town Board Meeting
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PIERCE COUNTY: 3/5/15 Highway Committee Special Meeting Agenda
PIERCE COUNTY: Request for Proposal - Bridge & Trail Project
TOWN OF OAK GROVE: 3/12/15 Plan Commission Meeting
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Boys Basketball: Red Wing makes Border Battle with Ellsworth a blowout
Rarely do things go as well in the heat of a game as they do in practice. But with Ellsworth visiting on Tuesday, Red Wing boys basketball coach Doug Toivonen saw the Wingers play as they practiced, with near-perfect results. “(On Monday), I thought we had one of our best...
sports / high school
December 4, 2013 - 12:22am
District takes action against vandals
More than a dozen students, whose names are not being released, have been suspended from Red Wing High School for events that took place earlier this week. “We have conducted an investigation and taken appropriate action,” Supt. Karsten Anderson said. State law prohibits...
October 4, 2013 - 5:09pm
September 20, 2013
A 'snapshot' of poverty in Red Wing
Waiting lists. Paperwork. A shortage of program funding. Those are just some of many obstacles that face low-income families as they try to seek assistance, even in a place with many organizations that aim to provide resources, panelists at a Red Wing forum said Thursday evening. “We...
September 20, 2013 - 4:35pm
August 31, 2013
Football: Ellsworth roughs up Red Wing in Border Battle
ELLSWORTH – The Ellsworth Panthers don’t care if they’re on the small side. Their plan is they will out-hustle you, out-run you and ultimately, out-play you. “We do a lot of conditioning, and in practice, Coach makes us run plays until we get everything right,” said...
sports / high school
August 31, 2013 - 12:53am
August 27, 2013
Football: Red Wing, Ellsworth ready for border battle
In a border battle 40 years in the making, Red Wing and Ellsworth both come in with something to prove. The Panthers, fresh off a 33-7 drubbing of Spooner on Friday, hope to prove that their new-look offense can show consistency after putting up 334 rushing yards against the Railers. “We...
sports / high school
August 27, 2013 - 5:50pm
August 13, 2013
Release denied for former Red Wing charged in slaying of Willmar, Minn., grandmother
WILLMAR, Minn. — The parents of 16-year-old Devon Jenkins sought Monday to have him released to their custody, saying he would be under close adult supervision and attend all scheduled court appearances. Eighth District Judge Michael Thompson denied the request, however,...
August 13, 2013 - 3:48pm
August 6, 2013
Hundreds remember Willmar woman
The murder of a 79-year-old Willmar woman has reached far past the central Minnesota city and includes ties to Red Wing. Three Willmar teenagers were charged Friday with Lila Warwick's murder. They are Brok Nathaniel Junkermeier, 19, Devon James Jenkins, 16, and Robert Inocencio Warwick,...
August 6, 2013 - 5:17pm
July 12, 2013
Baseball: Boldt heads to Nebraska
The decision-making process extended into the middle of the summer but is coming to a close for Red Wing’s Ryan Boldt as he heads to the University of Nebraska, Lincoln on Saturday. Boldt was drafted in the 22nd round of the 2013 Major League Baseball First-Year Player Draft by...
sports / high school
July 12, 2013 - 10:51pm
May 22, 2013
Baseball: Ellsworth sours Red Wing's regular season finale
Ellsworth was perfectly content spoiling Red Wing's final home game Tuesday night at the Red Wing Athletic Field. The seventh-ranked (Division 2) Panthers came out swinging and racked up 14 hits in a 9-3 victory, putting the 20th-ranked (Class 3A) Wingers on their heels from the...
May 22, 2013 - 12:17am
April 23, 2013
School delayed two hours
Area schools will start two hours late today due to snow and ice. The districts include: Minnesota Red Wing Cannon Falls Goodhue Hastings Kenyon-Wanamingo Wisconsin Baldwin-Woodville Ellsworth Glenwood City Hudson New Richmond Plum City Prescott River Falls Spring...
April 23, 2013 - 6:04am
March 8, 2013
Plane makes emergency landing
A plane unexpectedly landed at Red Wing Regional Airport after engine failure today. The three people on board, the pilot and two adult passengers, were safe. The cause of the failure is unknown. To determine what caused the engine to malfunction officially, "you have to...
March 8, 2013 - 2:49pm
June 9, 2012
Mayo acquires Fairview Red Wing
Fairview Red Wing Health Services will become Mayo Clinic Health System in Red Wing as of July 1. Thursday's announcement ended months of speculation as the community awaited word on negotiations between Fairview Red Wing, Fairview Health System and Mayo Clinic. Officials signed...
news / health
June 9, 2012 - 6:00am
May 29, 2012
Baseball: Wingers will face Owatonna Thursday
Top-seeded Red Wing will face Owatonna Thursday in Red Wing in the Final Four of the Section 1AAA tournament at 5 p.m. The fifth-seeded Huskies defeated fourth-seeded Rochester Mayo 7-3 Tuesday in Rochester. The Wingers and Owatonna met earlier in the season at the Owatonna Wood...
May 29, 2012 - 9:58pm
May 9, 2012
City, county, state conduct nuclear plant emergency drill
Multiple organizations from Red Wing, Goodhue County and the state conducted a nuclear plant emergency drill Tuesday. It's something done every two years "as a way of updating processes and issues that may have developed," city emergency management director Roger Hand said after...
May 9, 2012 - 11:29am