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Clinton, Trump debate gets personal
Concerns raised over BNSF car lot plan
Minnesotans sign up to vote in record numbers
Newport candidate forum set for Sept. 27
'Relishing the moment:' Wienermobile visits Cottage Grove
crime and courts
Adapted Soccer: Thunderbolts roll in home opener
A couple of shotgun experts find out what they've been missing in mourning dove hunting
Football: Raptors win third straight over Stillwater
Football: Park offense goes all-out in Tartan win
Football: New Life Academy falls short in upset bid
Two local veterans will receive advocacy award Sept. 11
The gift of writing: local author recognized, donates royalties
Holiday Train plans Cottage Grove return
Newport and St. Paul Park team up for movie night
Senior dining program expanding to include all ages
arts and entertainment
ACORN MINI STORAGE NOTICE OF SALE
CERTIFICATE OF ASSUMED NAME LASKAS GARDENS
CERTIFICATE OF ASSUMED NAME TOP VALUE FLOORING
SOUTH WASHINGTON COUNTY SCHOOLS PROPOSALS FOR INSURANCE
COTTAGE GROVE ATHLETIC ASSOCIATION NOTICE OF ANNUAL MEETING
Phyllis M. Hagness, 74
Terry 'Mario' Weierke, 60
Mary M. Thurmes, 101
David H. Conrad, 69
Roderic McKenzie, 53
Letter to the editor: Holmstadt will spend how we would to repair roads, not on light rail projects
Viewpoint: Goals for Cottage Grove include growth, housing, amenities
Viewpoint: Negligence law recognizes duty to behave
Letter to the editor: Peterson well-suited for House seat
Letter to the editor: Old barn gone but memories linger
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August 11, 2016
Hundreds of Ragnar Relay runners set to pass through Cottage Grove Saturday
One of the year’s biggest and most colorful road shows will wind its way through Cottage Grove this weekend. The 11th-annual Ragnar Relay Great...
August 11, 2016 - 8:31am
Newport Pioneer Day set for Aug. 14
For a one-day festival, Pioneer Day sure packs a lot into its schedule. Newport’s annual civic party takes place Sunday, Aug. 14, at Pioneer...
August 11, 2016 - 8:03am
August 9, 2016
Young 4-H exhibitors wrangle rabbits, chickens and geese at Washington County Fairs
Say this about rabbits: They’re quiet. Geese, hens, roosters and ducks? Not so much. The load-in for the poultry and rabbit judging at last...
August 9, 2016 - 3:07pm
August 5, 2016
Benefit concert is teen's way of fighting back against asthma, peanut allergies
A Cottage Grove teen is set to perform a benefit concert Saturday at East Ridge High School in Woodbury. Shreya Narayan was 6 months old when...
August 5, 2016 - 3:00am
August 4, 2016
Stone Soup fashion fundraiser set for Sunday at John P. Furber Farm
Stone Soup Thrift Shop is collaborating with a Minneapolis-based stylist and fashion consultant for its annual Fall Fashion Treasures fundraiser. Lindsey Froemming, owner of Fashion Fix, will serve as guest stylist for the show, which runs 1-5 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 7, at the Historic...
August 4, 2016 - 7:00am
Theater comedy set to be performed outdoors at City Hall amphiteater
Tracy Birttnen has been on toga detail for the last week or so. As the costumier for Locally Grown Theatre, she’s responsible for draping the...
Life/arts and entertainment
August 4, 2016 - 3:00am
August 3, 2016
Police picnic with public at Night to Unite events in Newport, St. Paul Park
Annual Night to Unite picnics in Newport and St. Paul Park drew police, firefighters, residents, elected officials and civic organizations together...
August 3, 2016 - 3:57pm
Skating to state: Cottage Grove hosts skateboard competition
The last — but not least — stop of a seven-suburb circuit, Cottage Grove hosted the final qualifying round for the 3rd Lair Skateboard Competition...
August 3, 2016 - 8:00am
August 1, 2016
Live Music at Washington County Fair a mix of old pros, young talent
The chickens have come home to roost. This year’s Washington County Fair features the return of the crowing and egg-laying set - namely, roosters,...
August 1, 2016 - 8:00am
July 22, 2016
Mary Poppins opens at Merrill Community Arts Center
There will be no animated dancing penguins or flyovers by umbrella-toting child care providers. “Mary Poppins” keeps its feet on the ground...
Life/arts and entertainment
July 22, 2016 - 11:12am
July 15, 2016
Boys and their bubbles
July 15, 2016 - 2:25pm
July 14, 2016
Car show in St. Paul Park may switch days to avoid scheduling conflict
The St. Paul Park-Newport Lions may move their car show to Thursday evenings next year to avoid conflict with the show at Culver’s in Cottage Grove. Currently, both events take place beginning at 5 p.m. Wednesday evenings during the summer. The Lions hold theirs at Fifth Street...
July 14, 2016 - 8:00am
July 13, 2016
Cottage Grove, Woodbury splash pads endorsed by parenting magazine
Two south Washington County splash pads are among the 14 best in the state, according to the latest issue of Minnesota Parent. Included in their...
July 13, 2016 - 7:41pm
July 10, 2016
Booya bash cooks up funds for Newport Fire Department
The Newport Fire Department went stir crazy on Sunday. The department’s 63rd-annual booya event drew hundreds of folks to the fire hall to...
July 10, 2016 - 1:38pm
July 8, 2016
Summertime weather draws kids to the splash pad at Cottage Grove’s Highlands Park, especially from 11 a.m. to noon on Fridays for special events...
July 8, 2016 - 8:00am