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Cottage Grove watering ban to end Aug. 1
'She could feel her foot in its mouth': Minn. girl bitten 25 times in lake, possibly by muskie
‘Most challenging dive to date’: Vehicle submerged in 1976 pulled from Mississippi River
New trail segment in Hastings completes 10-mile scenic circuit
County secures $6K for courthouse security
crime and courts
Legion Baseball: St. Paul Park, East Ridge, Woodbury survive to Friday
Rogotzke wrestling for Team USA
Bulletin sports briefs: Summer basketball camp; Hall of Fame fundraiser
That's 'base ball' — two words
Baseball: Wins keep Cottage Grove Coyotes in first place
St. Paul Park gathers to honor life of Kendrick Jordan Jr.
St. Paul Park man flies singing English grandson to Minnesota
'The signs were all there': Teen speaks out about diabetes diagnosis
The show doesn't stop: Woodbury Community Theatre presents 'Legally Blonde'
Check out the comedy 'Play On!' in Hudson
arts and entertainment
Local Presenter of the Shen Yun Show
Lakeview Loan Servicing vs Joseph Haugan
South Wash Sch District snow removal bid
FORECLOSURE: U.S. Bank, NA vs Jay. C. Kortus, et al.
Bid for Woodbury Middle Sch Remodel
Michael Freeman, 68
Doris D. Hanson, 76
Donald B. Wareberg, 75
Angela "Bonnie" Melland
Ronald F. Urban, 84
Editorial: Our sense of community is changing
Bailey: Watering ban is approaching an end, but your help is still needed
Letter: Celebrating student achievement
Viewpoint: School district should stop pitting neighborhoods against choice programs
Viewpoint: Cottage Grove is working to supply water to all
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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
December 21, 2015
Oltman students make blankets for ill children
On Dec. 17, more than 200 Hailey eighth-graders at Oltman Middle School made blankets from materials they’d collected over the past month....
December 21, 2015 - 11:27am
December 10, 2015
Hale to the Bird race honored with city award
The Hale to the Bird 5K has raised more than $15,000 for the Friends in Need Food Shelf in its five years, and on Dec. 2 Cottage Grove named...
December 10, 2015 - 10:00am
November 23, 2015
Pine Hill students learn, show and tell at Project Expo
Those who attended the Project Expo at Pine Hill Elementary School couldn’t help but leave feeling a little smarter. More than 50 students...
November 23, 2015 - 12:51pm