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Liberty keeps it local: Family business keeps on growing
Oasis lifestyle: Sheppard busy as a chiropractor, new Chamber president
Minnesota Senate District 54 candidate Q/A: Leilani Holmstadt
Minnesota Senate District 54 candidate Q/A: Dan Schoen
Minnesota House District 54B candidate Q/A: Don Slaten
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Football: Wolfpack rolls at North in regular season finale
Football: Royals upset Raptors in regular season finale
Adapted Soccer: Thunderbolts get season's first shutout
Girls Soccer: Bunnell, Raptors break out in section championship game
Girls Tennis: Schurhamer team advances to section finals
Crowd gathers to support Oktoberfest for Friends in Need Food Shelf
Bailey Nurseries chairman wins conservation award
Banking on Oktoberfest: Oct. 16 fundraiser in Cottage Grove helps Friends in Need Food Shelf's bottom line
Films in Five Festival gets "bigger and better"
Fans flock to Films in Five Festival in Cottage Grove
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Viewpoint: Friends in Need gets ready for 2016 holiday season
Letter to the editor: Jurgens promises to work for us
Letter to the editor: Lund: I stand by comments at forum
Letter to the editor: Peterson has courage, work ethic to get job done
Letter to the editor: Jurgens would be excellent leader
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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
St. Paul Park private school to close
When St. Andrew's Evangelical Lutheran Church opened a school for grades K-6 in 1957, there were many children in St. Paul Park, Newport and...
April 23, 2012 - 2:48pm
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
September 26, 2011
Helping hands: Church volunteers clean up parks in St. Paul Park
It wasn't just a desire to do good deeds that had more than a dozen members of St. Paul Park's Discovery Community Church on their hands and...
September 26, 2011 - 1:06pm
August 3, 2011
Jewish boys' school in Cottage Grove to close
Rabbi Moshe Weiss spent much of Monday and Tuesday packing boxes with his colleagues, emptying the old Baptist church that the Yeshiva High School...
August 3, 2011 - 9:05am
July 18, 2011
Jewish school disputes "excessive" city property violations
A Cottage Grove Jewish boys' school that has faced its share of hard luck since it opened in 2006 now faces a new challenge - charges from city...
July 18, 2011 - 2:32pm