Memorial Day Observance. The Red Wing Memorial Day Committee will be hosting the 2017 Red Wing Memorial Day Observance to be held on May 29th. The Memorial Day ceremony will be held from 8:45 a.m. - 9:45 a.m. with Color Guards, Master of Ceremonies, Guest speakers, Musical Interludes by RWHS concert Band & Ovation Choir, Floral tributes with firing squad and artillery salutes and TAPS. The event will be held in the east side of Bay Point Park
Field of Honor. The Red Wing Area Seniors are sponsoring the 2017 Field of Honor where there will be a display of 300 3’x5’ American Flags a… Read full article »
The new bridge is a project that impacts us all, so all are invited to participate in the groundbreaking ceremony to be held on Friday, May 26, at 11 AM in Levee Park. Come join our local dignitaries, Public Works, and the MN Department of Transportation in heralding in the new project. More details to follow soon!
The Conservation Corps of Minnesota (CCM) in cooperation with the City of Red Wing will be conducting a controlled, prescribed burn of select native prairie on Barn Bluff / He Mni Can on Wednesday, May 3, 2017. The burn crew will be focusing on the west end of the bluff. The purpose of a controlled, prescribed burn is to reduce invasive species in select areas and to stimulate existing prairie plants. Prescribed burns are an important step of a long range management plan to preserve and enhance the native and restored prairie communities within the City of Red Wing. The schedule for th… Read full article »
City Council has approved the 2017 special archery hunt, which includes spring turkey hunting (west of Bench Street) and fall deer hunting within specific archery zones in the City Limits. The special archery hunt allows hunters to harvest up to 5 deer each within these archery zones. The program was originally established in the late 1990s in response to citizen complaints of deer-related damage to local gardens, shrubs and trees, as well as traffic safety concerns. The hunt proved to be an effective way to keep the deer population at a manageable level and has subsequently been ongoing since that time… Read full article »
When: Wednesday, May 3rd, 2017
Time: 4:30-6:30 PM, Presentation will begin at 5:30 PM
Where: Red Wing Public Library, Foot Room, 225 East Ave, Red Wing, MN
The public is invited to an open house, Wednesday, May 3, at the Red Wing Public Library to learn about the new Red Wing Bridge construction schedule and community effects, according to the Minnesota and Wisconsin departments of transportation.
The open house is from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. with a presentation scheduled at 5:30 p.m. The two-hour open house allows visitors to come and go. They can talk with engineers and other project members from MnDOT, WisD… Read full article »
When: Tuesday, March 21st, 2017
Where: Red Wing Public Library Foot Room
Time: 6 PM
The Minnesota Department of Agriculture has confirmed the presence of the Emerald Ash Borer in Goodhue County. The MDA released a press statement on March 2nd, 2017, informing the public that samples taken on Barn Bluff in Red Wing tested positive for EAB and that all of Goodhue County was subsequently placed under an emergency quarantine for firewood and ash materials. Read the full press release here.
There will be public meeting held on Tuesday, March 21st, 2017, at 6 pm in the Foot Room of the Red Wing Public Library t… Read full article »