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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
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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...
May 22, 2013 - 12:17am
May 16, 2013
Jogger dies from fall off Red Wing bluff
RED WING - A jogger here died Wednesday night after apparently falling off 200-foot Mississippi River bluff. Police and fire departments in this city about an hour southeast of Minneapolis responded at 8:50 p.m. to a call for medical assistance on the bluff's north side. Witnesses...
May 16, 2013 - 1:53pm
May 5, 2013
Bay City man facing criminal sexual conduct charges in Goodhue County
RED WING - A Bay City man has been charged with felony third- and fourth-degree criminal sexual conduct after allegedly raping a co-worker. Cesar Abel Morales Garcia, 26, was booked into Goodhue County Jail April 28. According to a complaint filed in Goodhue County District Court...
May 5, 2013 - 10:25am
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
April 18, 2013
Red Wing stillborn baby incident remains under investigation
RED WING -- Authorities say it's still unclear how a stillborn baby ended up at a Red Wing laundry service Tuesday. Employees of the linen service discovered the young boy after he fell out of a sheet being prepared for cleaning. Red Wing Police Chief Roger Pohlman says the linens...
April 18, 2013 - 12:01pm
April 10, 2013
Classes help seniors maintain balance, flexibility
RED WING -- Seniors are finding that staying active can be the gateway to an improved quality of life, and Michele Hoffman is among those helping them achieve that goal. Hoffman, a certified yoga therapist, has been teaching therapeutic yoga for 15 years -- including 11 years of...
April 10, 2013 - 10:11am
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
February 23, 2013
Red Wing mayor announces his resignation
RED WING - Red Wing Mayor Dennis Egan will resign by April 1. He made his decision public today, 12 days after the Red Wing City Council voted to have an independent investigator look into Egan's involvement with the Minnesota Industrial Sand Council. Egan has maintained that...
February 23, 2013 - 11:14am
February 12, 2013
Developers: Apartments would fill need in Red Wing
RED WING - A 60-unit apartment building has been proposed for the Pottery District that developers say will help fill Red Wing's need for market-rate housing. Northstar Development has been working for just more than a year to design, plan and get the proper permits in place to build...
February 12, 2013 - 11:43am
February 9, 2013
Red Wing's inspection ordinance reaches state Supreme Court again
RED WING -- The city of Red Wing's rental housing inspection code reached the state's highest court for the second time Tuesday as justices heard arguments on the constitutionality of pieces of the ordinance. Under the city's ordinance, rental housing inspectors can apply for administrative...
February 9, 2013 - 9:57am
January 31, 2013
Red Wing McDonald's manager charged with sexual assault
RED WING - A restaurant manager in Red Wing has been accused of sexually assaulting two teenage employees. 43-year-old McDonalds manager Kimberly Voelker of Hastings is accused of making unwanted sexual advances to two teenage boys between late spring of 2012 through September. The...
January 31, 2013 - 8:28am
January 27, 2013
Independent filmmakers to shoot film in Red Wing
RED WING - When independent film producer Ian Morland and writer/director Brandon Lohstreter set out to find a location to shoot their upcoming short dark comedic film, they had no intention of leaving the cozy niche or city limits of Minneapolis. But, after posting an online call...
January 27, 2013 - 1:58pm
January 16, 2013
Man charged with attempted murder for hammer attack
RED WING, -- A 26-year-old Goodhue County man is accused of attempting to kill his wife's co-worker with a hammer early Monday morning. Jonathan Lee Closner entered his wife's residence in Zumbrota and hit Daniel David Yennie, 20, in the head twice, according to a complaint filed...
January 16, 2013 - 11:24am
January 12, 2013
Hager Telecom acquired by BEVCOMM of Blue Earth, Minn.
HGAER CITY - As of Jan. 1, Hager Telecom customers will see their bills coming from a different company.
January 12, 2013 - 10:58am
January 6, 2013
Winter farmer's markets growing in popularity
RED WING - The number of indoor farmers markets in the United States has increased by nearly 50 percent since 2011, the United States Department...
January 6, 2013 - 12:03pm