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Minnesota roundup: Man injured in Becker County snowmobile accident; Baby found safe after possible abduction
Minnesota students lobby lawmakers on smoking laws
Ex-chief justice takes over stadium board leadership
Cottage Grove RE/MAX Professionals honors 10 associates
School District 833 graduation rates reach new high; achievement gap narrows
crime and courts
Gymnastics: Raptors experience at individual state
Gymnastics: Raptors take seventh at team state
Girls' Basketball: Park wraps up regular season with a win
Boys' Hockey: Raptors fall to state-ranked St. Thomas Academy
PWER Alpine Skiing: Fall ends Thompson’s run at state
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. "Doug" Carroll Jr., 81
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Lyle A. Heuer, 66
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Bulletin letter to the editor: Setting record straight on Rep. Franke’s bill
Superintendent Keith Jacobus viewpoint: 'It takes a village' just as relevant today
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
Real Estate Showcase
July 16, 2014
A dirty ‘Dash’
Afton Alps Ski Area was transformed Saturday into a setting for a grueling adventure race, where thousands of hardy runners scaled walls, climbed...
July 16, 2014 - 1:48pm
June 20, 2014
Local teacher, son find Strawberry Fest Medallion
A local educator and her son beat out dozens of treasure hunters Friday morning and found the 2014 Strawberry Festival Medallion, which was hidden...
June 20, 2014 - 10:56am
June 19, 2014
Farmers market opens in Cottage Grove
The market runs Thursdays through the growing season.
June 19, 2014 - 11:00am
May 14, 2014
BMX enthusiast named Cottage Grove Volunteer of the Year
Glasford instrumental in creation of city's first bike park.
May 14, 2014 - 9:06am
May 7, 2014
Teen Star Wars fan designs ‘Yoda’ logo for Cottage Grove Strawberry Fest logo
Local high schooler took inspiration for logo from his dog, Yoda.
May 7, 2014 - 12:15pm
April 13, 2014
Park High School student earns Eagle Scout award
Marsh cleaned up Afton State Park.
April 13, 2014 - 9:00am
April 8, 2014
Gentle Saturday in Cottage Grove connects ‘community of learners’
Hundreds of area residents filled the classrooms at Cottage Grove Middle School Saturday to get a hands-on lesson in art, health care, essential...
April 8, 2014 - 9:23am
February 20, 2014
Cottage Grove Park grad to star in Disney On Ice
Professional show skater got start at local ice arena.
February 20, 2014 - 10:00am
January 12, 2014
Mild temps attract dozens to Cottage Grove ice skate night
Nothing says winter in Minnesota quite like outdoor ice skating, hot chocolate and a crackling bonfire. Highlands Park pond in Cottage Grove...
January 12, 2014 - 4:55pm
November 28, 2013
Mayoral pardon, record attendance at Hale to the Bird 5K in Cottage Grove
A new local record was set Thursday as nearly 500 runners, joggers and walkers braved low temps to burn off a few pre-Thanksgiving dinner calories...
November 28, 2013 - 10:07am
November 20, 2013
Park High School IB students fight hunger with carnival
Dozens of families and area students stood up against hunger last week by playing pickup games of basketball and floor hockey and getting their...
November 20, 2013 - 9:00am
November 7, 2013
Newport vet finds new purpose decades after war
Vietnam vet and Purple Heart recipient Richard Jenkins opens up about his nearly two years in the service and how combat changed his life.
November 7, 2013 - 10:44am
November 2, 2013
Area residents battle invasive buckthorn
South Washington County residents came out in droves this last week to help remove invasive buckthorn from wooded areas. Buckthorn, a plant...
November 2, 2013 - 3:45pm
October 30, 2013
‘Buckthorn bust’ planned at Cottage Grove Ravine Regional Park
Friends of the Mississippi River will work with partners Washington County, Washington Conservation District, and the city of Cottage Grove on a “buckthorn bust” event in Cottage Grove Ravine Regional Park, the group’s newest habitat restoration site.
October 30, 2013 - 10:37am
October 21, 2013
Leaving the community a little better: Flandrich retires after 43 years in public works
For the last 43 years, Lee Flandrich’s day often began before the sun rose and ended long after it had set. That just comes with the territory...
October 21, 2013 - 9:42am