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South Washington County Schools in November settled a civil lawsuit brought against the district. School Board members said the settlement was the best financial decision based on the potential costs associated with going to trial.
South Washington County Schools settles ex-employee's claim for $50,000
November 24, 2017 - 11:00am
Construction crews excavating a basement for a proposed home in Nininger Township prompted an investigation when they discovered human remains. Researchers and neighbors have since identified the property as the former Rose Hill Cemetery site. Maureen McMullen / RiverTown Multimedia
Construction turns up century-old cemetery near Hastings
November 22, 2017 - 7:39pm
More than a dozen trees have been taken down by the beavers, and more have been started on. Photo courtesy of Andy Shoemaker
Beavers busy chewing down trees on city-owned lots in Newport
November 23, 2017 - 5:32pm
Karla Bigham announced she will run for the Minnesota Senate in a special election following Sen. Dan Schoen's resignation. Submitted photo
Former state lawmaker Bigham announces Senate run; GOP Reps. Jurgens and Franke considering bids
November 22, 2017 - 11:14am
Runners take off for the eighth-annual Hale to the Bird 5K on Thanksgiving in Cottage Grove. Scott Wente / RiverTown Multimedia
Hale to the Bird tops 600 runners in Cottage Grove
November 23, 2017 - 10:13am
Patrick Nickle of Cottage Grove served in   Afghanistan in 2009 with the Army Reserve. Nickle's year-long deployment is the subject of "A Soldier's Journey" by Justin Atkinson, a government producer at the South Washington County Telecommunications Commission. Submitted photo courtesy of Patrick Nickle
A soldier's journey: Cottage Grove officer, veteran shares story in new cable documentary
November 7, 2017 - 1:06pm
2016 Cottage Grove holiday lights contest nominee Cindy Gardner, 8834 Upper 89th St. Circle. (Bulletin photo by Scott Wente)
Cottage Grove winter lights contest deadline nears
November 23, 2017 - 10:32am
Former golf course employee accused of embezzlement
November 21, 2017 - 8:24am
FILE-- Sen. Al Franken (D-Minn.) during a Senate Judiciary Committee hearing on Capitol Hill, in Washington, Oct. 18, 2017. A growing national outcry over sexual harassment reached the Senate on Nov. 16, when a radio newscaster accused Franken of kissing and groping her without consent during a 2006 U.S.O. tour of the Middle East before he took public office. Franken almost immediately released an apology to the newscaster, Leeann Tweeden. (Tom Brenner/The New York Times)
Franken says he'll work to regain Minnesotans' trust as US senator
November 23, 2017 - 8:30pm
Sen. Dan Schoen, DFL-St. Paul Park, will resign Wednesday amid sexual harassment allegations, his attorney said. Forum News Service file photo
Sen. Schoen to resign amid sexual harassment allegations
November 21, 2017 - 5:25pm
Paul Rogosheske, the attorney representing Sen. Dan Schoen, addressed members of the media following the senator's resignation announcement. Maureen McMullen / RiverTown Multimedia
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Lawyer: Schoen denies sexual harassment claims in midst of resignation
November 23, 2017 - 8:14am
Girls' hockey: Wolfpack a goal shy of 2-0 start
November 22, 2017 - 11:21am
Arachi O’Brien and Brie Hamilton pose with their winning entries in the New-Park Lions Peace Poster Contest at Oltman Middle School. They met Nov. 13 with St. Paul Park Mayor Sandi Dingle (left) and New-Park Lions president Jenn Bierman. William Loeffler / RiverTown Multimedia
Visions of peace: Oltman students win local Lions poster contest
November 23, 2017 - 12:00pm
Newport resident packs boxes and plates for Thanksgiving
November 23, 2017 - 2:45pm
Letters to the editor: Lots of questions remain about BNSF plans
November 12, 2017 - 8:00pm