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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
South Washington County lawmakers on Sunday alcohol sales: Yes, yes, undecided
Minnesota roundup: Two found dead in house fire in NW Minnesota
crime and courts
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
Park Volleyball: Johnson brings new perspective to Park volleyball
Nordic Skiing: Marien, Schiferl wrap up seasons 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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CG AUCTION 031517
Hollis "Luke" Lucas, 87
Hugh D. "Doug" Carroll Jr., 81
Frank A. 'Sonny' Deshler, 77
Lyle A. Heuer, 66
Elaine Y. Mann, 59
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
Viewpoint: Legislature should recommit to county program aid
Real Estate Showcase
January 13, 2017
Protecting a son's memory: Afton author Dan Seftick will discuss memoir about son’s climbing death
Afton When he gives a reading from his memoir "Real Mountains," Dan Seftick does so as a parent. "I guess I don't really consider myself an author,...
January 13, 2017 - 4:00pm
Cottage Grove, Woodbury splash pads endorsed by parenting magazine
Two south Washington County splash pads are among the 14 best in the state, according to the latest issue of Minnesota Parent. Included in their...
July 13, 2016 - 7:41pm
June 4, 2016
Down and dirty: More than 300 run, slide and crawl through mud run in Cottage Grove
Roughly 325 kids ran through a park, climbed a hill and slid down another, fought through a gauntlet of hanging pool noodles and faced other...
June 4, 2016 - 3:33pm
April 20, 2016
Restoring a classic car (show)
A new weekly car show will reunite hot rodders and classic car enthusiasts who used to congregate in the parking lot of American Motorsports Bar and Grill. The Culver’s Car Show runs Wednesday nights beginning at 5 p.m. in the parking lot between Culver’s restaurant and US Bank...
April 20, 2016 - 4:49pm
April 6, 2016
Reminders of Home
When he was deployed in Iraq with the Minnesota National Guard, Aaron Burdash drew comfort from care packages he received from a local service...
April 6, 2016 - 8:00am
April 5, 2016
Taking it up to 100: St. Paul Park's Gunderson celebrates big birthday with Harley ride
Three generations turned out to help Gladys Gunderson of St. Paul Park celebrate her 100th birthday April 3 at American Legion Post 98.“I’ve...
April 5, 2016 - 2:00pm
February 3, 2016
Cottage Grove, Habitat for Humanity welcome four families to their new homes
At the dedication of four Habitat for Humanity dwellings, Kevin Jackson’s daughter Audriana gave her new house a thorough inspection and kid...
February 3, 2016 - 8:00am
December 17, 2015
Kids collect for the needy during 10 Days of Giving
Nearly a dozen local schools collected toiletries and cash for “10 Days of Giving,” an annual campaign sponsored by Merchants Bank and run...
December 17, 2015 - 12:00pm
November 12, 2015
Former Bulletin reporter Judy Spooner to enter hospice
Former Bulletin reporter and columnist Judy Spooner is entering hospice months after suffering a major stroke.
November 12, 2015 - 3:32pm
October 3, 2015
Biffy gift nifty for Cottage Grove boy
Caleb Karnitz spent the past few months fascinated by portable toilets.
October 3, 2015 - 1:03pm
August 4, 2015
Pulling his weight: Cottage Grove's Gerlach recognized for fair, 4-H support
Gerald Gerlach, 79, of Cottage Grove, was honored with an Outstanding Senior Citizen Award at the Washington County Fair.
August 4, 2015 - 12:05pm
June 17, 2015
Berry bliss at Afton Apple: Parents offer tips on strawberry picking with children
Under the shade of a wide-brimmed cotton hat Robbi Stumne intently went about her work, crouching to the ground and digging beneath green leaves...
June 17, 2015 - 8:17am
June 6, 2015
Dip a line, explore a park: Washington County hosts regional park activities
Area residents had extra reason to check out Washington County parks Saturday as the county hosted its Explore Your Parks celebration. Each...
June 6, 2015 - 2:57pm
March 31, 2015
Partying like a princess at annual Daddy Daughter Dance in Cottage Grove
Limousines, tuxedos and ball gowns added to the glitz and glamor of the evening Saturday during the 11th-annual District 833 Community Education-hosted...
March 31, 2015 - 1:44pm
March 29, 2015
Families fill up VFW for Lions' 'Breakfast with the Easter Bunny'
The Cottage Grove Lions Club’s annual Breakfast with the Easter Bunny proved a popular draw as hundreds of families turned out at the VFW Red...
March 29, 2015 - 10:13pm