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In an update posted to the Small Business Revolution's Facebook page , Red Wing has moved into first place in the voting for a $500,000 downtown revitalization package. Contest organizers said after nearly a full week of the standings remaining the same, Red Wing has narrowly moved into the lead on Feb. 15. Voting closes at 8 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 16.
The season's first winter storm is forecasted to blow in Friday, Nov. 18, with as much as a foot of snow, though eastern Minnesota and western Wisconsin counties should escape the brunt of it. The National Weather Service issued a blizzard and winter storm watch for western and northern Minnesota, with difficult to impossible driving conditions possible by late Friday morning. The east metro, southeastern Minnesota and western Wisconsin are forecasted to receive less than an inch of snow.
BRAINERD, Minn. — For many in the Northland there is no better way to enjoy the beauty of winter than spending the day behind a team of working sled dogs...
Wisconsin lawmakers representing western Wisconsin are calling on Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton to accept a new offer by the Wisconsin Department of Revenue to restore income tax reciprocity. “Today’s (July...
MADISON -- Slow Internet connections in nearly three-quarters of the state’s public libraries, including several local sites, will speed up dramatically with a $4.2 million federal E-rate investment in fiber...
GLENWOOD CITY -- In this small city in northwestern Wisconsin, the mayor and two council members are facing recall elections over their handling of a proposed frac sand mine that would be built a half mile south of a school. It is shaping up to be a fight for the community’s future.
Changes in Wisconsin’s tax structure, regulatory reforms and workforce development initiatives were discussed as Gov. Scott Walker and several cabinet secretaries travelled to the Osceola Airport today (Oct. 14). The...
The fall Fresh Art Studio Tour, now in its 15th year, features 15 artists’ studios and galleries that are open to the public when the leaves are most colorful. Artists in Pierce and Pepin counties will demonstrate their techniques and show and sell their work from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday, Saturday and Sunday, Oct. 4-6.
John Nygren sees it as “a matter of fairness.” Why, asks the Republican state lawmaker from Marinette, must brick-and-mortar retailers collect sales taxes from customers while some of their Internet competitors do not? Nygren supports the federal Marketplace Fairness Act, which would let states snare sales and use taxes on their residents’ online purchases from other states. Now they get these taxes only from businesses with a physical presence in their state.