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Jim Johnson

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In 2021, O’Rourke Media Group acquired two newspapers in the eastern Minnesota and western Wisconsin – the Republican Eagle and the Star Observer – and launched four new hyperlocal websites in Red Wed, Hudson, Hastings and River Falls. OMG acquired the Cannon Falls Beacon in May 2020.


Last week’s storm dumped 10 inches of snow on Red Wing. The snow came Friday night. Saturday morning dawned with a cloudless sky and temperatu…

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