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Hillside Elementary students learn A-B-Cs of songwriting
Reward offered after racial note left in place of stolen medals at Cottage Grove soccer tournament
Former Hudson man convicted of child battery charged again in Minnesota with new crime
Shepard Farm community gardens open in Cottage Grove
Charges: Minnesota couple operated ‘large-scale’ sex trafficking enterprise; arrest made in Woodbury
crime and courts
Track and Field: MSA distance runner Wolfgram is back for more
Boys' Lacrosse: Raptors lose twice in SEC games
Boys' Lacrosse: Wolfpack lose first SEC game
Girls' Golf: Royals stay near top of SEC standings
Boys' Tennis: Park enters section play with momentum
Architect of the past: Newport woman recognized for historical preservation efforts
Garage Sale Map Hunter
A heritage of giving: Domeier remembered as tireless and generous
Tennis was 'just a hard-working guy'
Cottage Grove film festival sees bigger picture
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Viewpoint: Setting PTSD record straight
Editorial: Senate, help those suffering from mental illness
Judge Greg Galler Viewpoint: Numerous possible reasons to seek judge's removal
Sen. Dan Schoen Viewpoint: Fighting to make PTSD a workplace illness
Viewpoint: Beware of 'Can you hear me?' scam calls
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May 4, 2017
Teen injured after deck collapses in Cottage Grove
A 13-year-old girl was injured when a Cottage Grove home's deck collapsed on her at 7390 Hyde Ave. April 27.
May 4, 2017 - 3:37pm
Charges: Man's crime spree spanned Woodbury, Pierce County
Stolen cars from two states, one high-speed chase and a burglary led to a host of felony charges for a Beldenville man this week in Pierce County...
News/crime and courts
May 4, 2017 - 3:31pm
Junction 70 restaurant in Cottage Grove races to finish line
The long-awaited Junction 70 Grill is now serving. Owner Joel Lehman said it is a somewhat limited opening with a limited menu, but will expand...
May 4, 2017 - 2:21pm
Cottage Grove police reports for May 4: Drunken driving, vandalism, theft
Recently reported criminal activity.
News/crime and courts
May 4, 2017 - 2:02pm
A fond farewell: Hutton steps down after 10 years as sheriff
Washington County officials bid farewell to Sheriff William Hutton last week as he stepped down to take a job as executive director of the Minnesota...
May 4, 2017 - 10:00am
Litter-free since 2015: Woodbury man is on a mission to keep parks clean
David Freeman is on a mission to keep the east metro litter free. Between his full-time job as a machinist and a part-time retail job, the 26-year-old...
May 4, 2017 - 9:26am
Bill fighting female genital mutilation starts through MN Legislature
ST. PAUL—Farhio Khalif brought a "hush hush" religious ritual often called female genital mutilation into the open, saying the procedure...
May 4, 2017 - 9:22am
Minnesota roundup: U of M professor, 2 Minn. women die in crash in Czech Republic; Glensheen Mansion unveils new touches as it opens as museum
MINNEAPOLIS—A University of Minnesota veterinary professor and two other Minnesota women have died in a collision in the Czech Republic....
May 4, 2017 - 9:08am
May 3, 2017
Former school district land to become Cottage Grove restaurant
A drive-thru quick service restaurant is planned at 7362 East Point Douglas Road, next to Muffler Doctor and two doors down from McDonald's.
May 3, 2017 - 3:40pm
Scam alert: Email attack hits Google accounts
An email scam attack that was sent Wednesday afternoon, May 3, is affecting Google accounts. The email invites users to click on a Google...
News/crime and courts
May 3, 2017 - 3:30pm
Minn. budget reaction shows negotiation difficulty
ST. PAUL — Complaints that are pouring in about funding the Republican-controlled Minnesota House and Senate propose give an insight into...
May 3, 2017 - 10:40am
Minn. roundup: Tiger cub born at the Minnesota Zoo; Northwest Minnesota man charged with molesting babysitter
APPLE VALLEY, Minn.—For the first time in about five years, a tiger cub has been born at the Minnesota Zoo. The female Amur cub was born...
May 3, 2017 - 9:12am
Stolte 'takes care of volunteers' at food shelf, wins St. Paul Park Volunteer of the Year award
Lois Stolte has spent her life volunteering, and isn't about to slow down. Stolte was awarded the 2017 St. Paul Park Volunteer of the Year award...
May 3, 2017 - 8:30am
May 2, 2017
Woodbury Gander Mountain to close following company's bankruptcy
The Woodbury Gander Mountain is among 160 stores slated to close following the company's bankruptcy filing in March. Camping World Holdings Inc.,...
May 2, 2017 - 4:20pm
The path less traveled: ‘Path to Poetry’ program launches in Cottage Grove
The path to launching a city sidewalk poetry program was a long one, but the Arts Commission is finally ready to launch "Path to Poetry."
May 2, 2017 - 3:28pm