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Dog euthanized after ‘horrific’ attack at Cottage Grove park
Newport to pursue Verizon tower
Man arrested in Afton in possible hostage situation
2017 plans include road work around Cottage Grove
Former Park standout and Gophers star Sam Jacobson faces felony theft charges in home sale
crime and courts
Girls soccer: Raptors knock off No. 9 Eastview
Coyotes triumph, take home league championship
Ragnar Relay sends thousands of runners through Cottage Grove
Eggert finally lives out childhood dream
Raptors dynamic duo shines at next level
Teen already has several "opening credits" in film career
Heritage Days draws crowds with new and old attractions
St. Paul Park Heritage Days parade
More visible location boosts numbers at weekly car show
Garelicks to be Heritage Days parade grand marshals
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Letter to the editor: Enjoyed teaching driver's ed
Viewpoint: Cottage Grove positions River Oaks Golf Course for future success
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Letter to the editor: Concerned about River Oaks plan
Letter to the editor: Supper club a ‘poor idea’
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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
October 11, 2013
Zombies a new target at Zywiec’s highway haunt
Each Halloween season, the garden and landscaping showrooms at Zywiec’s in Cottage Grove transform into a terrifying horror extravaganza where...
October 11, 2013 - 9:30am
October 3, 2013
Halloween horrors come alive at Deadview Cemetery
Halloween is woven in the founders of Deadview Cemetery. Something about the high-pitched shrieks, freaked-out faces and thrill of the scare...
October 3, 2013 - 5:06am
September 25, 2013
Cottage Grove-area overseas troop care initiative moves into 10th year
Sending care packages to troops serving overseas has become a monthly routine for three organizations in south Washington County—a routine...
September 25, 2013 - 9:33am
September 24, 2013
Cottage Grove Public Works Department opens doors, showcases rigs
An early afternoon rainstorm didn’t stop activities at the Cottage Grove Public Works Department from taking place as more than 1,000 people...
September 24, 2013 - 5:00pm
September 12, 2013
Campbell is newest Cottage Grove Police officer
Brian Campbell was sworn in last week, making him the third police officer the Cottage Grove Police Department has added this summer.
September 12, 2013 - 1:20pm
August 31, 2013
Grad party gift? A winning lottery ticket
A year after a terrible auto accident, St. Paul Park teen finds good fortune during grad party.
August 31, 2013 - 9:00am
August 17, 2013
St. Paul Park Heritage Days grand parade part of a weekend of family fun
Warm weather and blue skies for the St. Paul Park Heritage Days grand parade.
August 17, 2013 - 1:42pm
August 14, 2013
St. Paul Park firefighters to serve as Heritage Days parade grand marshals
To celebrate the 75th anniversary of the St. Paul Park Fire Department, the dedicated fire crew has been named the official grand marshals.
August 14, 2013 - 11:28am
St. Paul Park royalty program wraps up -- maybe for good
The Heritage Days royalty ambassador program is on hiatus for the coming year, said Jim Domeier, festival committee leader and royalty program organizer.
August 14, 2013 - 11:25am
2013 Heritage Days: 'Hot times' for St. Paul Park festival
The city’s fire department is celebrating 75 years of service and rich history with the theme “Hot Times on Broadway" for this weekend's...
August 14, 2013 - 11:20am
August 1, 2013
Updated: Cottage Grove couple wed on inaugural Marriage Equality Day
Couple one of the first to wed as the state's new same-sex marriage law becomes legal.
August 1, 2013 - 4:28pm
June 21, 2013
Cottage Grove's 'Movie in the Park' moved indoors for Friday night
Bad weather forced the city of Cottage Grove to shift its "Movie in the Park" from Highlands Park to Cottage Grove Ice Arena Friday evening, June 21. The field at Highlands Park was too wet due to rain in the early Friday storm, and a chance of thunderstorms was forecasted for...
June 21, 2013 - 10:56am