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Knitting with memories: Every shawl holds a story for Gesling
GOP amplifies moves to increase punishment for highway protests
Minnesota roundup: Man charged in connection with fatal meth overdose of his 'buddy'; jogger struck by car, killed in St. Paul
Senators celebrate Sunday liquor sales on social media
UPDATE: Blizzard warning issued for Goodhue County; likely snowfall adjusted
crime and courts
Boys' Hockey: Raptors fall to state-ranked St. Thomas Academy
PWER Alpine Skiing: Fall ends Thompson’s run at state
Park Volleyball: Johnson brings new perspective to Park volleyball
Nordic Skiing: Marien, Schiferl wrap up seasons at state
Girls' Basketball: Woodbury hands East Ridge a blow to SEC hopes
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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Hugh D. Carroll Jr., 81
Hollis "Luke" Lucas, 87
Frank A. 'Sonny' Deshler, 77
Lyle A. Heuer, 66
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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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June 17, 2016
Up, up and away: Strawberry Fest takes off
Crowds swarmed Kingston Park at Thursday evening's opening of the Cottage Grove Strawberry Fest. The event featured rides, food booths, a kids...
June 17, 2016 - 1:02pm
June 15, 2016
Relay for Life brings out crowds in south Washington County
The threat posed by prowling thunderstorms Friday night did not stop hundreds of walkers, volunteers, spectators and supporters from turning...
June 15, 2016 - 8:51pm
June 7, 2016
Goldy the Gopher visits Crestview Elementary
Goldy the Gopher was put through his paces during a Tuesday visit to Crestview Elementary School. The mascot for the University of Minnesota...
June 7, 2016 - 4:02pm
June 6, 2016
One last fling at East Ridge High School commencement
Raucous Raptors rocked the rafters at the conclusion of Sunday’s commencement at East Ridge High School. Nearly 450 giddy grads tossed their...
June 6, 2016 - 8:57am
May 26, 2016
5K race makes strides against bullying
The fourth-annual Standing Strong 5K drew 270 runners, walkers and strollers to Hamlet Park Saturday. Entry fees for the 3.1-mile race are used...
May 26, 2016 - 9:45am
May 18, 2016
Cottage Grove 22-mile run/walk draws attention to veteran suicides
A member of the Minnesota Army National Guard is taking steps to raise awareness of the suicide rate among military veterans. Sgt. Dan Bies of Cottage Grove has organized a 22-mile run, walk and march that begins at 8 a.m. Sunday, May 22, at Belden Park in Cottage Grove, near the...
May 18, 2016 - 10:56am
April 28, 2016
The rock behind Stone Soup: Carroll recognized with volunteer award
When St. Paul Park awarded its Volunteer of the Year at a recent dinner, nobody was more surprised than the recipient. Majel Carroll had gone...
April 28, 2016 - 8:00am
April 21, 2016
Spots still open for Stone Soup bowling benefit
She may have stepped down from her longtime leadership position at Stone Soup Thrift Shop, but Majel Carroll is sticking around long enough to prod the public into signing up for the shop’s annual fundraiser.That’s sooner rather than later. The annual Stone Soup-er Bowl is set...
April 21, 2016 - 11:15am
April 12, 2016
An enchanted evening for dads and daughters
Fathers and their daughters had a magical night out together Saturday in Cottage Grove as District 833 Community Education held its annual Daddy...
April 12, 2016 - 4:00pm
Oltman celebrates 10th annual Math and Science Night
Pickles flew and players spewed at the 10th-annual Math and Science Night at Oltman Middle School. The science jamboree concluded with a “Fear...
April 12, 2016 - 2:02pm
March 30, 2016
Cottage Grove Strawberry Fest scholarship program meeting
An informational meeting about the Cottage Grove Strawberry Fest Ambassador Scholarship program will be held at 7 p.m. Wednesday, April 6, at Cottage Grove City Hall, 12800 Ravine Parkway. Young women, ages 8-22, and their parents are invited to attend. For details and a registration...
March 30, 2016 - 2:15pm
March 29, 2016
Coffee and Conversation
Washington County sheriff’s deputy Joel Muellner was one of several officers who met with residents for the second-annual Coffee with a Cop...
March 29, 2016 - 12:43pm
March 8, 2016
Reading breakfast draws nearly 350 to Pullman Elementary School
A buffet of books drew nearly 350 parents and kids to Pullman Elementary School for their annual I Love to Read Breakfast last Thursday. Teachers...
March 8, 2016 - 12:35pm
January 5, 2016
Cottage Grove-area runners raise money for 8-year-old burn victim Zack Schorn
About 25 runners took part in a 5K Jan. 2 at Hamlet Park. The event, sponsored by Cottage Grove Random Runners, was a fundraiser for Zack Schorn,...
January 5, 2016 - 4:57pm
Teens, twins and toddlers enjoy New Year's Eve skate
Cottage GroveThursday’s New Year’s Eve skate brought the crowds to Cottage Grove Ice Arena. The skaters included at least two sets of twins....
January 5, 2016 - 4:35pm