Michael Brun joined RiverTown Multimedia at the Red Wing Republican Eagle in March 2013, covering county government, health and local events. He is a graduate of the University of Wisconsin-River Falls journalism program.
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CANNON FALLS — State legislators got an earful about Zip Rail and struggling local businesses Friday afternoon during a transportation forum at Cannon River Winery. Members of the Senate Transportation...
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 found and corralled six Holstein cows...
It was a late start for apple harvesting season, but orchards in southeastern Minnesota and western Wisconsin now have several varieties of the traditional fall fruit ready for picking.
Pierce County voters will find two sheriff candidates on ballots for the Nov. 4 general election. Current Pierce County Sheriff Nancy Hove looks to continue leading the department for a third term. She will compete against Bill Parks, a 20-year veteran of the Marine Corps and U.S.
The U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission approved Tuesday a final rule and environmental impact statement governing the continued storage of spent nuclear fuel at reactors across the country. The Prairie Island...
Many restaurants and grocery stores now offer a wide range of gluten- and dairy-free products for customers with food sensitivity or a dietary preference.
A group of Minnesota residents drove to the state Capitol on Tuesday to deliver a petition calling for a ban on silica sand mining in southeast Minnesota, but Gov. Mark Dayton said he wouldn’t act without the Legislature.
Starting Saturday, medical records at the Mayo Clinic Health System in Red Wing and the Zumbrota and Ellsworth clinics will merge with an electronic database shared by all other health system locations and doctors.
Recently hired Goodhue County Veterans Service Officer Lyman “Robby” Robinson Jr. was reprimanded for sexual harassment in 2010 while serving as VSO in Washington County, a Republican Eagle public-data request revealed.
As the bleak, snow-swept winter stretches on, Minnesotans everywhere are looking for a bit of color in their lives.