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Pierce County Herald
Spring Valley water rates up 64%
Wisconsin roundup: Eau Claire-to-St. Paul train plan up for vote; who's poisoning dogs in Lake Hallie?; 10 more state news stories
Ellsworth police blotter: March 13-20
Pierce County Criminal Court briefs
Prescott Police blotter March 1-12
crime and courts
Prep boys basketball: Hamilton gets all state
MBC athletes honored for work in classroom
Sights and sounds from the Prescott trip to state
Prescott softball: Returning Cards have high hopes
Ellsworth track and field: A lot of talent and uncertainty
Spring Valley Cardinals
Chicken feed will unveil fire hall addition
Ellsworth drama club presents 'Prom Night Fright'
VIDEO: Elmwood shakes its shamrocks
POLL: What's your favorite holiday?
Alice in Dairyland kicks off Maple Month at Gilman sugar bush
arts and entertainment
PIERCE COUNTY: 3/28/17 Board Meeting Agenda
TOWN OF TRENTON: 3/30/17 Public Test of Voting Equipment
PIERCE COUNTY LAND MGT: 4/5/17 Hearing - Traynor permit (Residence
LIEN SALE NOTICE: 4/5/17 at Advance Self Storage Center, Hager City
TOWN OF EL PASO: 3/24/17 Public Test of Voting Equipment
Barry Anderson, 72
Wesley A. Schrimpf, 81
Glen O. Brathall, 74
Bernard R. Hofacker, 92
Henry B. Hince, 70
EDITORIAL (March 22, 2017): Teachers have a lasting effect
LETTERS TO THE EDITOR (March 22, 2017)
Kathleen Vinehout column: Rural Wisconsin needs real broadband expansion
Ron Kind column: Keeping Wisconsinites from paying more for less coverage
Kathleen Vinehout column: Don't get rid of the treasurer
Real Estate Showcase
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
December 4, 2013
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...
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,...
August 31, 2013 - 12:53am