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Herman named CEO of Essentia Health
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MN gas prices fall slightly after uptick
Bremer Bank aquires 13 Eastwood banks
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Keystone Pipeline: Foreign profits, American risk
A blueprint for success in 2015
Cheers for ‘dropped call’ reform
A vibrant community is like a potluck
Lake sturgeon continue recovery in Rainy River and Lake of the Woods
AIS trailer decals: Still unanswered questions
Wild birds not as frequent visitors this year
Register for beginner fly-fishing weekend
Thin ice causing big problems on northern Minnesota lakes
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December 16, 2014
Red Wing eighth-grader dies in hunting accident
MAIDEN ROCK, Wis. - A Red Wing, Minn., youth died over the weekend of a gunshot wound that occurred while hunting in Maiden Rock in northwest Wisconsin. The incident is under investigation, according to authorities in Pierce County, Wis. Logan Hinrichs attended eighth grade...
news / accidents
December 16, 2014 - 9:09am
December 5, 2014
Cattle wander around Red Wing, Minn.
RED WING, Minn. - Red Wing police responded to a report of loose cattle around 10:45 p.m. Wednesday at the intersection of Highway 61 and Plum...
December 5, 2014 - 1:32pm
April 30, 2014
Chief Red Wing Day to replace Columbus Day in Red Wing
RED WING, Minn. – Red Wing will honor its namesake and Native American heritage on the day federally dedicated to Christopher Columbus, the Red Wing City Council voted Monday. The council agreed – with four members voting yes, two voting present and one absent – to redesignate...
April 30, 2014 - 8:16am
November 15, 2013
Red Wing Pottery, third-generation family business, up for sale
RED WING, Minn. – A few weeks ago, Red Wing Pottery owner and manager Scott Gillmer announced he intends to sell the family business by year’s end or cease operations. Gillmer said he soon received some inquiries about purchasing Red Wing Pottery. After some recent play from...
November 15, 2013 - 10:30am
Red Wing woman gets jail for vehicular homicide
ELLSWORTH, Wis. -- A Red Wing woman will serve jail time for her involvement in a crash that killed a Minnesota man a year ago. Cassandra Smith, 21, of Red Wing, Minn., was southbound on Hwy. 63 last October when her vehicle crossed the center line and collided with a northbound...
news / crime
October 15, 2013 - 8:57pm
September 24, 2013
Xcel outage helps fuel Red Wing, Minn., economy
RED WING, Minn. -- Hundreds of extra workers are flooding the area as the refueling outage at Xcel Energy’s Prairie Island nuclear plant gets underway. Work at Unit 2 began at 12:01 a.m. Saturday, according to Xcel. During the outage, about 1,500 contractors will help plant...
September 24, 2013 - 9:48pm
August 20, 2013
Woman rescued after falling from bluff in Red Wing
RED WING, Minn. - A Minnesota State Patrol helicopter was used to rescue a woman from Barn Bluff's northeast side Tuesday morning. The Red Wing Fire Department said the woman, 26, from the Red Wing area, was on the bluff's north trail when she fell. Rescue crews were called to...
news / accidents
August 20, 2013 - 9:56pm
July 3, 2013
Red Wing woman faces animal cruelty, child endangerment charges
RED WING, Minn. - A Red Wing woman faces child endangerment and animal cruelty charges after authorities took seven dogs and 19 cats from her home this spring. Dianna Fay Lyng, 41, was booked into the Goodhue County Adult Detention Center on June 25. She was charged with one count...
news / crime
July 3, 2013 - 8:13am