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Ex-opioid addict: Doctors only want to prescribe 'pills, pills, pills, pills'
Right place, right time: Citizens honored for life-saving act
Cottage Grove woman broke into home, stole gift card, charges say
Cottage Grove council conducts Stevens’ performance evaluation
Charges: 100-mph chase in Newport ends with DWI, drug charges
crime and courts
Boys' Hockey: Second period goals push Park past Hastings
Boys' Basketball: Raptors hold off Royals, grab share of SEC lead
Wrestling: Woodbury, East Ridge fall in team section semifinals
Gymnastics: East Ridge wins section title
Girls' Basketball: Wolfpack improves streak to three games
College students present diverse artwork exhibition
Freeze and thank you: Polar Plunge raises $95,000
Splashed ice: Third-annual Polar Plunge will chill and thrill in Woodbury
Moon Glow lights up the night
Hot Air Affair Parade lights up downtown
arts and entertainment
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LTD LIABILITY CO-PURE VITALITY
BID FOR NEW CG FIRE STATION
Frank A. 'Sonny' Deshler, 77
Lyle A. Heuer, 66
Elaine Y. Mann, 59
Terry L. Syverson, 66
Sandra R. Baxter
Viewpoint: Whisper of spring in the air
Letters to the editor: Franke should be straight with constituents; Franke, Jurgens helped provide relief
Letters: Red Rock boondoggle shows county should stick to road planning
Viewpoint: Legislature should recommit to county program aid
Viewpoint: Health care aid law the first step
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August 17, 2016
Changes coming to Heritage Days festivities
Heritage Days may look a little different this year. The Heritage Days Commission did not procure a carnival this year, so they looked in other...
August 17, 2016 - 9:32am
August 16, 2016
Video recap of Ragnar Relay Great River
The Bulletin caught local runners who competed in last weekend's 202-mile Ragnar Relay Great River. Video by William Loeffler. Music: "Roman...
August 16, 2016 - 3:57pm
August 14, 2016
Sweet corn and sunshine: Newport celebrates Pioneer Day
Newport residents celebrated Pioneer Day Sunday with a plethora of sunshine and sweet corn.
August 14, 2016 - 5:46pm
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