Goodhue News

01/02/2018 02:38 PM  ~~~Source~~~
Entrepreneur: Instructors help seniors drive safer and save on insurance 

Using a classroom setting, we instruct senior adults in defensive driving. This enables senior adults to improve their driving skills and obtain the state-mandated savings of 10 percent on their auto insurance premium.

12/28/2017 01:40 PM  ~~~Source~~~
Former Zumbrota ambulance director charged with embezzlement 

The former director of Zumbrota Area Ambulance faces charges of embezzlement of public funds and theft after an investigation discovered more than $11,000 of misappropriated funds. Sara Carlson, 55, of Wanamingo, faces one count each of embezzlement of public funds and theft, both felonies.

12/27/2017 03:43 AM  ~~~Source~~~
Brown County receives AMC Achievement Award 

Staff photo by Fritz Busch Brown County Commissioners and Brown County Human Services Director Tom Henderson, front, center, pose with the 2017 County Achievement Award for the Healthy Pathways Program. The award was given to Brown, Dodge, Goodhue, Kennebec, Morrison, Sibley, Steele, Todd, Wabasha, Wadena and Waseca counties from the Association of Minnesota Counties.

12/16/2017 02:10 AM  ~~~Source~~~
NU-Telecom purchases RRCNet 

Telecom and Red Rock Central Schools announce that NU-Telecom has purchased RRCNet and will assume operations Feb. 1, 2018. "NU-Telecom is excited to be part of Lamberton and the surrounding communities, and intends to make investments to upgrade equipment and services to continue meeting customer needs," "The company is looking forward to partnering with Red Rock Central Schools in its work-based learning program and developing students' interest in technology."

12/08/2017 12:55 PM  ~~~Source~~~
Oronoco woman hurt in crash on US 52 

Ashley Pressnall, 27, of Oronoco was driving north on Hwy. 52 just south of the 75th Street exit when her sport utility vehicle was struck from behind by a car at about 6:04 p.m., according to a report from the Minnesota State Patrol.