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MN Supreme Court denies convicted child killer Josue Fraga an appeal
Top-ranking Vatican cardinal charged with sex offenses in Australia
Two Yellowstone National Park tourists injured by bison
Minnesota rock hall of fame musician accused again of grabbing elderly woman's breast
S.D's Daugaard named Western Governor's Association chairman, to emphasize workforce development
Kepler, Mejia power Twins past Red Sox
Hughes rejoins Twins pitching staff
Halftime tirade product of higher expectations from United coach Adrian Heath
Tyus Jones says new teammate Jimmy Butler adds toughness to team
Ex-NFL running back Portis considered murder after losing millions
Hoops on Hops: How and why glassware adds to your enjoyment of beer
All-American fun: Patriotic playdough is an easy DIY for summer
Champagne: A refreshing explosion for the Fourth of July
Letter: Graduation, music and travel mark end to stay
Letter: WPD known for rude police behavior
Mary Ann Wurdeman
Douglas "Dugan" Suss
Gwinevere Elaine Neil
Column: Slip away to a luxury weekend at your Hotel Thompson
Disheveled Theologian: Treasure hunting
Looking Back: 1967 -- 1923 WHS graduate speaks at 100th Carleton commencement
Column: What became of those magic pills that cut fuel costs in half?
WHS 70th reunion
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80th Birthday: Iva Barber
Munns 70th anniversary
Hoefker 60th anniversary
Abrahamson 50th anniversary
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City of Worthington summary financial report
City council resolution No. 2017-06-02
City of Worthington Statement of Revenues, Expenses and Changes in Net Position
Independent school district 518 call for bids
December 19, 2012
Threats cause lockdown at Red Wing schools
RED WING - All Red Wing schools are on lockdown today after a student reported receiving a threatening call that alluded to a shooting at the school. According to the Red Wing Police Department, a senior at Tower View Alternative Learning Center received a call Tuesday night from...
December 19, 2012 - 11:25am
February 5, 2012
Train derailed in Red Wing
RED WING -- Canadian Pacific freight train derailed in Red Wing on Sunday morning. There were no injuries reported after 19 empty cars left...
February 5, 2012 - 8:22pm
October 21, 2011
As others see it: Building peace step by step
Deep and genuine change takes 30 years, according to some sociologists. That's because as hard as most adults try, engrained beliefs and prejudices surface in the best of people. So the world takes two steps forward, one step back through the years and, perhaps, a giant step forward...
October 21, 2011 - 12:00am
August 4, 2011
Black Minn. graduate sues over school dress-up day
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) -- A new federal lawsuit claims that for at least two years, dozens of Red Wing High School students mocked African-Americans during homecoming week by wearing low-slung pants, oversized sports jerseys and flashing gang signs. The lawsuit filed in in federal court...
August 4, 2011 - 3:19pm
February 25, 2010
Mother: Former Red Wing teen 'brainwashed' by professed vampire
RED WING - Friends and family of a former Red Wing teen became fearful after she allegedly ran off with Jonathon "The Impaler" Sharkey, the self-proclaimed vampire who in 2006 ran for Minnesota governor. "He's completely brainwashed her," said Jillian Moen, mother of 16-year-old...
February 25, 2010 - 4:18pm
November 16, 2009
Red Wing Shoe to eliminate shift, jobs lost
RED WING - Red Wing Shoe Co. announced it is eliminating the second shift at the company's Plant Two facility in Red Wing's Industrial Park in February. The company is also closing its manufacturing plant in Danville, Ky.
November 16, 2009 - 2:00pm
August 5, 2009
Red Wing Eagle to publish twice weekly
RED WING - The Red Wing Republican Eagle will publish two days a week instead of five days effective Sept. 2. The newspaper will have print editions Wednesdays and Saturdays, starting Sept. 2.
August 5, 2009 - 11:52am
May 14, 2009
Norwegian artist discovers America
RED WING - Norwegian artist Bodil Cappelin's first visit to the United States -- she's spending the month in Red Wing -- has provided her with a wealth of colorful images to capture in textiles and on canvas. On one of her first tours of the community, Cappelin was struck by the...
May 14, 2009 - 9:27am
March 18, 2009
$35,000 tax abatement for Red Wing Shoe
If it helps Red Wing, it helps Goodhue County. That's why commissioners say they voted Tuesday to abate $35,000 worth of property taxes to help Red Wing Shoe Co.'s new downtown museum. The museum will be part of the Shoe's new retail store. The Shoe will pay county property taxes...
March 18, 2009 - 9:23am
December 22, 2008
Tribe alleges police profiling
Red Wing city officials say they are puzzled by allegations that police have been singling out people driving out of the Prairie Island Indian Community. In a Dec.
December 22, 2008 - 9:00am
December 18, 2008
Missing teen believed to be in Texas
Police now believe a missing 17-year-old last seen in Red Wing may be in Texas and authorities have alerted the U.S. Border Patrol. The Isanti...
December 18, 2008 - 3:00pm
December 15, 2008
Salvation Army kettles need filling
The Salvation Army's Red Kettle campaign Bellringers were almost halfway to their goal with one week to go. Nadine Holbert, Goodhue County Salvation Army Board Member and Red Wing Store Manager, said last year's donations were about $15,000.
December 15, 2008 - 11:00am
Teen convicted for armed robbery
A teenager convicted in a Red Wing armed robbery case awaits sentencing, while the alleged accomplice heads to trial in January. Samuel Wilkes, 17, was convicted Nov. 6 of first-degree aggravated robbery and attempted aggravated robbery - both felonies - by First District Court Judge...
December 15, 2008 - 11:00am
December 11, 2008
Charges: Minn. teen plotted to kill
Carissa Bordthauser had her sights set on murder at Red Wing High School, Goodhue County prosecutors allege. The 16-year-old is charged with first-degree attempted murder following a Nov. 18 attack at Red Wing High School. She allegedly stabbed a male student in the neck with a knife,...
December 11, 2008 - 12:05pm
November 18, 2008
Police investigate school knife attack
A Red Wing High School student attempted to attack a fellow classmate this morning with a large kitchen knife she brought from home, authorities said. The 16-year-old female suspect was restrained by teachers after allegedly attempting to cut a male student, Red Wing police Chief...
November 18, 2008 - 4:00pm