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Hundreds of area residents lined Jamaica Avenue Saturday as the 2014 Strawberry Fest Grand Parade made its way to Cottage Grove Middle School. (Bulletin photo by Emily Buss)

Sunshine and Star Wars at Cottage Grove Strawberry Fest Grande Parade

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Aside from the ‘ohs’ and ‘ahs’ from the crowd as dozens of floats and performers made their way down Jamaica Avenue Saturday for the 2014 Strawberry Festival Grande Parade in Cottage Grove, the real topic of conversation was the weather.


Sunshine, blue sky and high temps, a forecast that has absent from recent parade years, greeted hundreds of area residents, forcing some to bring out the sunscreen.

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Emily Buss
Emily Buss joined the South Washington County Bulletin in February 2013. She covers local government in Cottage Grove, St. Paul Park and Newport, along with other general assignment reporting. She holds a bachelor's degree in journalism and mass communications from Minnesota State University, Mankato.
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