—Photos of Courtesy of Wabasha County Herald

Family Night on the Farm serves over 1,000 guests

Jun 26, 2019
The fifth annual Wabasha County Family Night on the Farm was held June 20 at Stelling Farms outside of Millville.Stelling Farms is owned by Jake and Marie Stelling and Brent and Tricia Stelling and the farm also celebrated their centennial this year.Even with light sprinkles throughout the evening...

Angie Craig to hold town hall meeting in Wabasha

Jun 26, 2019
On Saturday, June 29, U.S. Rep. Angie Craig will hold her sixth Town Hall meeting in Wabasha. After hearing from constituents at Town Halls in Dakota, Goodhue, Scott, Washington, and Rice Counties, Rep. Craig looks forward to continuing the conversation in Wabasha County on issues facing the Second...

Wabasha County finds little interest in summer highway jobs

Jun 26, 2019
Concern over finding enough summer help was a major topic of discussion at a special meeting of the Wabasha County Board last Tuesday. The board had a busy afternoon and the meeting went well into the evening, with several matters that needed their attention. All Commissioners were present, along...

Update: Arrest made in Red Wing shooting

Jun 26, 2019
On June 26 police arrested Michael Reyes, 19, of Red Wing in connection with a Tuesday shooting that occurred in Red Wing, according to a news release. Reyes was arrested in Woodbury, Minn. The victim has been identified as D'andre Shawn Hicks, 28, of Tampa Fla. His condition was unknown,...

Extra enforcement on roads June 18-July 21

Jun 19, 2019
Speed-related fatalities last year climbed above 100 for the first time since 2008, according to the Minnesota Department of Public Safety (DPS).Preliminary reports show 113 motorists died on Minnesota roads in 2018 in speed-related crashes, the most in a decade.Officers, deputies and troopers will...

Council defers decision on Kemp Lane name change request

Jun 19, 2019
After much discussion on June 10, the Lake City City Council opted to leave its options open on a request to rename a 100-foot street stub leading to a new housing development. In the mid-2000s the City of Lake City approved a development off of North 10th Street that included 22 single family...

Single lane traffic expected on County Road 10

Jun 19, 2019
Road construction projects on Wabasha County Highway 10 have begun. Reconstruction work on Wabasha County Hwy. 10 from Hwy. 61 to 500 feet west of Hwy. 61 was planned to start Monday, June 17.  County Hwy. 10 is expected to remain open during construction which is expected to last 3 days.  Traffic...

Goodhue County Board OKs feedlot split

Jun 12, 2019
Farming finances can be tight, especially when it comes to property acquisition. The Goodhue County Board took action Tuesday that may make it easier for one area family to sell their homestead and hog operation. Edward and Tammy Fletcher requested a conditional-use permit to allow their existing...

Goodhue County commissioner elected AMC regional director

Jun 12, 2019
Goodhue County Commissioner Brad Anderson was elected to serve as a district director for the Association of Minnesota Counties (AMC). Anderson will represent District 9, comprising Goodhue, Rice, Wabasha, Steele, Dodge, Olmsted, Winona, Freeborn, Mower, Fillmore and Houston counties. AMC, a...

DNR presents to Wabasha County on land acquisition

Jun 12, 2019
The Wabasha County Board of Commissioners met in their regular session on June 4. All Commissioners were present, along with County Administrator Brian Buhmann and Assistant County Attorney Jordan Cook. Their first item was a presentation by Mike Wachholz of the Department of Natural Resources (...


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