City claims lost graveyard
How do you claim a graveyard that belongs to a ghost?
If you're the city of Red Wing you try a legal procedure called a quiet title action.
For the past 30 years the city has maintained the small Mount Carmel Cemetery. Red Wing assumed responsibility for the graveyard, located just off county road 46, after it consolidated with Burnside Township in 1971.
Are you a newspaper subscriber but you don't have a Digital Access account yet? Activate your account.
You will need your subscription account number and phone number. Not sure if you have an account? Email us or call (800) 274-5445 and we can help you.