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Teen driver crash rates remain above average in Minnesota and Wisconsin
County to add two engineer positions
Wags for Water fundraiser to help dog park in Cottage Grove
Newport's Opinion Brewing liquor license in jeopardy
County development plan targets small business, workforce
crime and courts
Park trapshooting team is headed to MSHSL state tournament on Saturday
Track and Field: Sieffert earns spot on U of M track and field team
Track and Field: Weiss, coaches recall tough road to triple jump state title
Temi Ogunrinde goes to nationals and beyond
Baseball: Eagles fall one-run short in section championship
Minn. State Fair cheese curd legend to appear at Cheese Curd Festival
50 and counting
Best of the Fest: Talent show draws singers, dancers to Strawberry Fest
Cottage Grove Strawberry Fest ambassadors selected
Sights from the Strawberry Fest 5K
arts and entertainment
Notice of Public Auction 071917
Amend ORD 981 REDUCE GRASS CUTTING NOISE
NOTICE OF FORECLOSURE SALE: Robert P. Schnaar
Freedom Mortgage Corp vs Kaufenberg MN170054
MF JOHNSON MN 170041
Susie Q. Rosenberger, 60
LeeVal F. "Val" Brantner, 75
Paul McCauley, 78
Susan J. Krech, 69
Vernold J. Derichs, 79
Viewpoint: Cottage Grove is working to supply water to all
Viewpoint: Strict rules about contacting judges
Viewpoint: In CDA lawsuit, Newport loses either way
Letter: Thanks for Franke, Jurgens for tax relief support
Viewpoint: Cottage Grove water is safe to drink
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June 20, 2013
June 20, 2013 - 11:48am
May 9, 2013
St. Paul Park church's 'open' view draws PBS documentary interest
As Pastor Oby Ballinger greeted the Community United Church of Christ congregation on a recent Sunday morning, a video crew recorded footage...
May 9, 2013 - 9:55am
March 26, 2013
Easter week events in south Washington County
Easter week events in south Washington County The following events are planned in south Washington County for Easter 2013. The Newport Library and Community Center will hold two free indoor Easter egg hunts Saturday, March 30. Kids, 5 and younger, are scheduled from 10-10:15 a.m....
March 26, 2013 - 8:45am
November 30, 2012
Old Cottage Grove church gets familiar leader
As he looks out of his office window, Pastor Bryan Olson sees the Old Cottage Grove Cemetery and is reminded that the church he serves is full...
November 30, 2012 - 10:23am
November 21, 2012
Cottage Grove women's church group knows what's cooking
The Women's Fellowship at Cottage Grove United Church of Christ, with their new cookbook "What's Cooking?" are carrying forward the traditions...
November 21, 2012 - 2:45pm
August 24, 2012
Volunteer work part of camp at St. Rita's in Cottage Grove
It was a week filled with kindness and helping others. "Kid's Make a Difference Camp" at St. Rita's Catholic Church in Cottage Grove had mornings filled with learning earlier this month.
August 24, 2012 - 9:17am
August 23, 2012
The right touch: Pastor's therapy dog part of Cottage Grove church ministry
If there are stuffed animals on the floor in the hallway of the All Saints Lutheran Church offices, it's Monday. That's the day that Pastor...
August 23, 2012 - 10:25am
April 6, 2012
Easter egg hunts, weekend activities in south Washington County
South Washington County families may choose from a variety of Easter activities this weekend. See the list below for religious events and egg hunts. -- 'Crown Him' Easter musical The 22nd annual version of "Crown Him," a musical drama about the life of Jesus Christ, will be presented...
April 6, 2012 - 3:48pm
April 4, 2012
Brick by brick: Cottage Grove church creates 'celebration' garden through fundraiser
Jim and Esther Morgan wanted a memorial garden at Cottage Grove United Church of Christ in Old Cottage Grove. Since John Perkins, a church member...
April 4, 2012 - 8:15am
March 29, 2012
One voice, many years: Cottage Grove man savors role of savior in church play
Playing the role of the risen Jesus Christ, Ralph Page said he hopes this year's "One Voice" performance will convey a message to those who see...
March 29, 2012 - 4:52pm
March 27, 2012
2012 South Washington County roundup of Easter activities and egg hunts
South Washington County families may choose from a variety of Easter activities this year ranging from traditional dramatic productions at Light the Way Church and New Life Church of Woodbury and moving to a visit with the Easter Bunny at Valley Creek Mall Saturday and Breakfast with...
March 27, 2012 - 11:36am
February 24, 2012
St. Paul Park church's food program marks a year of helping low-income mothers, seniors
South Washington County is home to a number of food programs and one of them is marking a year helping local residents. Community United Church...
February 24, 2012 - 11:30am
December 13, 2011
UPDATED: After construction collapse, St. Paul Park church plans to rebuild
A St. Paul Park congregation's building project collapsed but its hopes of hosting worship and community meals in a new church have not been crushed. The pastor of Household of Faith Church said the congregation plans to rebuild after construction framing for its building expansion...
December 13, 2011 - 11:12am
December 8, 2011
St. Paul Park church expansion collapses; improper construction cited
A small St. Paul Park congregation's hopes to soon host worship and community meals in its new church were crushed, at least for the time being,...
December 8, 2011 - 2:10pm
November 3, 2011
Known for food, 'Famous Dave' talks faith at Cottage Grove prayer breakfast
Restaurateur Dave Anderson of the "Famous Dave's" barbecue chain told a Cottage Grove crowd Thursday that faith changed his life. Anderson was...
November 3, 2011 - 11:37am