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Red Wing Entrepreneurial Community Growth Initiative Grant Presentations: Red Wing Library 6:00 PM, Thursday March 1

Wednesday, February 22 2012 12:00 AM  •   Categorized In General Administration
Southern Minnesota Initiative Foundation and members of the Red Wing Entrepreneurial Community Growth Initiative Core Leadership Team will be hosting the Grant Presentation Round for the Idea Slam project teams beginning at 6:00 at the Red Wing Library Foot Room. Project Team members will be giving a short presentation and handing out printed materials to support their application for all or a portion of $20,000 in grant funding. At the conclusion of the presentation round the Core Leadership Team will enter into closed session to select the grant recipients. The public is invited to listen to the grant round…

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Benefit for Officer Shawn of Lake City

Tuesday, February 14 2012 12:00 AM  •   Categorized In General Administration
BENEFIT Save the Date and Spread the Word   For: 100% of the proceeds will go to Shawn Schneider’s 3  Minor Children When: Saturday February 18, Non-stop  Music Starts -3pm   to  Late  Evening Where: Mayo Civic Event Center 30 Civic Center Drive SE, Phone: 507-328-2220 | Fax: 507-328-2221 | Toll Free: 1-800-422-2199    Free Parking at the City Parking  Ramps What Is  Happening Over 100 professional musicians mostly recording artists  are donating their bands and talent    All Genre of Music   Admission Price: …

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Mu Daiko Taiko Drumming & Dinner Event

Tuesday, February 7 2012 12:00 AM  •   Categorized In General Administration
The Red Wing Sister City Commisison would like to invite members of the community to join us on Saturday, February 25th as we experience the taste and sounds of Japan. The evening will beging at 5:15 pm with an Asian-inspired dinner at the St. James Hotel followed by a 7:00 pm performance of Mu Daiko Taiko drumming at the Sheldon Theater. Tickets for the dinner and show are $65. This fundraising event will assist in supporting the many programs sponsored by Red Wing Sister Cities. Please help us to continue to maintain our friendships with Ikata, Japan and Quzhou, China as we continue to build understanding …

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Heritage Preservation Commission Seeks Nominees

Tuesday, February 7 2012 12:00 AM  •   Categorized In General Administration
The Red Wing Heritage Preservation Commission is seeking nominees from the community for their annual Preservation Awards of Merit. Each year the Heritage Preservation Commission presents the Awards of Merit to individuals, institutions, and businesses who have been involved in exceptional local historic preservation projects. The Red Wing Heritage Preservation Commission will present this year's Awards of Merit during National Preservation Month in May. Residential, civic, institutional, and commercial nominations are welcome. The Heritage Preservation Commission uses the following criteria for awarding cert…

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Rose Hanson Receives Award

Friday, February 3 2012 12:00 AM  •   Categorized In Employee News
On Friday, January 20, 2012, Rose Hanson from the Public Works Department was presented the DistinguishedMember Award by the Minnesota Chapter of the National Institute for Governmental Purchasing. Rose has beena member of NIGP for over 10 years. In 2005 she joined the Board of Directors for the Minnesota Chapter of NIGP as Treasurerand in that same year she passed the Certified Professional Public Buyer examination. The CPPB certification is internationally recognized for excellence in the public procurement field.. In 2009 she was elected as the Chapter's Vice President and in 2010 she served as President f…

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