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Former Park standout and Gophers star Sam Jacobson faces felony theft charges in home sale
St. Paul Park adds dangerous dog restrictions
Cottage Grove: Skeleton-faced ski mask burglar sentenced
Newport may close rink and warming house, add public works position
St. Paul Park hires new public works supervisor
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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
Local teams open season with practices on Monday
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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April 20, 2016
Archbishop hails half-century mark at St. Rita Catholic Church in Cottage Grove
The pews were packed Sunday as St. Rita Catholic Church in Cottage Grove launched its 50th year jubilee.
April 20, 2016 - 10:16am
April 14, 2016
Archbishop to help St. Rita celebrate 50th anniversary
Margaret Holmstrom was 36 when St. Rita Catholic Church held its masses in the auditorium at Park High School. Back then, the closest option...
April 14, 2016 - 8:00am
February 17, 2016
Party in the park: St. Thomas Aquinas Catholic Church celebrates Mardi Gras
St. Thomas Aquinas Catholic Church drew large crowds to its festive Mardi Gras in the Park event over the weekend. The event raises money through...
February 17, 2016 - 1:41pm
July 21, 2015
Rain doesn't damper St. Paul Park church's ice cream social
Community United Church of Christs's 30th-annual ice cream social was held Thursday but moved indoors because of rain. When they weren’t busy...
July 21, 2015 - 12:29pm
June 3, 2015
St. Rita Catholic Church in Cottage Grove begins expansion
St. Rita Catholic Church in Cottage Grove held a groundbreaking ceremony Sunday to mark the beginning of its two-story, 9,500-square-foot expansion...
June 3, 2015 - 10:46am
November 13, 2014
St. Paul Park church rising from the wreckage
The congregation of Household of Faith in St. Paul Park has seen its fair share of trials and tribulations over the last three years. From...
November 13, 2014 - 9:00am
July 23, 2014
Annual ice cream social draws a crowd at Community United Church of Christ
Community United Church of Christ, in St. Paul Park, helds its annual ice cream social Thursday, July 17, drawing congregants and area residents...
July 23, 2014 - 4:06pm
June 5, 2014
Dressing up: Cottage Grove church members sew clothes for underprivileged children
Members at Hope Community Church in Cottage Grove are upcycling T-shirts, pillowcases and sheets into children's dresses and shorts.
June 5, 2014 - 1:00pm
June 4, 2014
St. Mary’s Episcopal celebrates 150 years
Parishioners at St. Mary’s Episcopal Church, Basswood Grove in Denmark Township will celebrate the church’s 150th anniversary Sunday, June...
June 4, 2014 - 12:17pm
November 16, 2013
Cottage Grove prayer breakfast speaker recounts personal journey
For the first several decades of his life, Steve Tourek said, he racked up successes, post-graduate degrees, high-profile achievements and lucrative...
November 16, 2013 - 1:21pm
November 7, 2013
Tims recalled for decades of church work
The Rev. Ben Tims Sr., was a great church planter, a manager and a fabulous preacher, his son-in-law John Magee said.
November 7, 2013 - 9:41am
June 20, 2013
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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