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Wisconsin state news briefs: Wausau hit-and-run driver suspected of texting; and more state news briefs
Seclusion and restraint report shows need for mental health resources
Wisconsin state news briefs: Wisconsin governor proposes 3 tax cuts while hitting campaign trail; and more state news briefs
Shirtless Minn. man tased for resisting arrest after allegedly stealing three pickups
NR man, Ellsworth EMT charged with child sex crimes
crime and courts
Football: EPC sets tone of aiming higher in season opener
Football: Week 1 shows vast room for improvement for Pierce County teams
Football: Week 1 scores
Football: Prescott to only win and learn this season
Girls' golf: Panthers and Feuerhelm take second; Prescott stays at sixth
spring valley cardinals
Old school Vegas in Prescott
Logue presents new work from Icelandic textile residency
Gallery: A snowy day for pumpkins
United Way calls for grant applications
Health briefs: Community Conversation gets people talking about mental health
arts and entertainment
PIERCE COUNTY: 7/24/18 County Board Minutes
PIERCE CO. HIGHWAY COMMITTEE: 8/16/18 Meeting Agenda
PIERCE COUNTY AG & EXTENSION EDUCATION: 8/22/18 Meeting Agenda
TOWN OF MARTELL: 8/21/18 Town Board Meeting
TOWN OF ISABELLE: 8/20/18 Town Board Meeting
Hosting weddings and history at Settlement Hill Farm
Sailer's wins 'Best of Show' at Governor's meat auction
Utility leadership consider utility trends, look to RFMU's future
Sew much talent: Carpenter creates gowns, drama as a home sewer
Derrick Companies lose their founder
Place a Business Announcement
Joseph "Joe" David Alder
Leone 'Lee' Wood
Joe and Mary Wieser
Jerry and Lucy
Joe & Mary Wieser
Pat & Nancy Hines, Sr.
Editorial: Democracy will rise or fall with a free press
Stone; Ward 4
Letter to the editor: Please donate blood
Country Pastor column: More like a county fair than a family reunion
Vote for a Fresh Voice, Vote for Becky Norton Aug. 14
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July 29, 2018
Barge strikes stalled motorboat near Red Wing Marina
A stalled motorboat, out of gas and drifting down the Mississippi River, was struck by a barge Saturday, July 28, sending two people into the...
July 29, 2018 - 5:51pm
May 9, 2018
Jones sentenced for fatal 2017 shooting in Red Wing
A Red Wing man was sentenced Wednesday to more than 10 years in prison for a 2017 shooting that left another man dead. District Court Judge Kevin...
May 9, 2018 - 3:20pm
Signs of spring? Lake Pepin ice measurements to begin Feb. 21
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, St. Paul District, will begin taking this year’s annual Lake Pepin ice measurements Feb. 21. The Corps takes...
February 9, 2018 - 11:13am
February 5, 2018
Plea agreement reached in Red Wing murder case
A plea agreement was reached Monday, Feb. 5, in the 2017 shooting death of a 27-year-old man in Red Wing's East End. Charles Deonta Jones, 27,...
February 5, 2018 - 1:15pm
January 10, 2018
Mental health drugs carry a cost for Minnesota jails
A surge in the number people with mental health problems continues to strain to county jails, and in Goodhue County, the cost of managing their...
January 10, 2018 - 3:00pm
December 11, 2017
Change in testimony delays Red Wing murder trial
A murder trial scheduled to begin Monday was pushed to February after a witness last week changed their testimony to now say they saw the April...
December 11, 2017 - 2:03pm
November 19, 2017
They came home here as children
Diana Machado came to Red Wing when she was 7 years old. She doesn't remember much about her childhood in El Salvador, except for the violence...
November 19, 2017 - 9:00am
September 1, 2017
Teachers dipping into their own pockets to provide back-to-school supplies
RED WING, Minn. — By the time the flurry of back-to-school bedlam begins to subside, the proverbial dust begins to settle, and the sun...
September 1, 2017 - 9:59am
June 7, 2017
Bail set at $1M for Red Wing murder suspect
A felony fleeing charge against a Red Wing man could be dropped in Pierce County if he's convicted of murder charges he faces in Goodhue County....
June 7, 2017 - 9:17am
April 20, 2017
Red Wing murder suspect led Wis. deputy on 120-mph chase, charges say
The man charged in a Goodhue County slaying was arrested at gunpoint in Pierce County early Tuesday after leading deputies there on a high-speed...
April 20, 2017 - 9:54am
April 19, 2017
Criminal complaint filed in Red Wing shooting death; man awaits possible extradition from Pierce County
Goodhue County Attorney's Office issued a criminal complaint April 19 in the shooting death of a Red Wing man. Charles Deonta Jones, 26, faces...
April 19, 2017 - 5:15pm
March 25, 2016
Hudson man airlifted after Red Wing-area crash
A Hudson man was airlifted after an apparent alcohol-related crash Thursday in the Red Wing area. The Minnesota State Patrol identified the crash victim as 49-year-old Jonathon S. Norman. He was flown to St. Marys Hospital in Rochester with serious injuries. Troopers reported that...
March 25, 2016 - 7:52am
February 3, 2016
Minnesota man sentenced for hiding a corpse in St. Croix County
HUDSON -- The terms of a plea deal brokered with Minnesota prosecutors led to a divisive sentencing hearing last week for a man convicted of...
February 3, 2016 - 12:48pm
March 18, 2015
Baldwin murder case to be tried in Minnesota
HUDSON -- A St. Croix County prosecutor announced Wednesday that a murder case against a Lake City, Minn., man accused of killing his girlfriend will be tried in Minnesota, not Wisconsin. During a plea hearing in St. Croix County Circuit Court, Assistant District Attorney Michael...
March 18, 2015 - 9:36pm
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