Skip to main content
The big chew: Goats deployed to Cottage Grove Ravine Regional Park to eat invasive shrubs
Residents upset over BNSF parking lot plan
Legislative election history may mean little this year in MN
Dominium breaks ground for Legends of Cottage Grove
Liberty keeps it local: Family business keeps on growing
crime and courts
MN state parks to be free on day after Thanksgiving
NORTHLAND OUTDOORS: Meet a central Minnesota family whose made its living off wild rice for four generations
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
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
arts and entertainment
Mortgage Electronic Registration Systems, Inc vs Kritzky
REZONE CHAPTER 1300
WASHINGTON COUNTY TITLE SERVICES
Alice T. Talcott, 89
Roberta Swan, 66
Connie Courtade, 75
Nadine Strong, 85
Jane Crowell, 97
Forum Communications Co. editorial endorsement: This time for president, none of the above
Letter to the editor: Lewis not part of establishment
Letter to the editor: Schoen gets work done, gets results
Letter to the editor: Vote on the future of Newport
Letter to the editor: Vote Peterson, Schoen and Jurgens
Real Estate Showcase
August 14, 2016
Man who died when truck hit tree in Cottage Grove identified
A Wisconsin man is dead following a one-vehicle crash Aug. 8 in Cottage Grove. David A. Andersen, 61, of Amery, appeared to have suffered a “medical...
August 14, 2016 - 8:26pm
August 9, 2016
Man dies in one-vehicle crash in Cottage Grove
The 61-year-old man appeared to have been in medical distress before his truck crashed into a tree at the intersection of Grange Boulevard and...
August 9, 2016 - 11:13am
July 16, 2016
Car crashes in Highway 61 median in Cottage Grove
A one-vehicle crash slowed southbound Highway 61 traffic last week. A car left the road and crashed in the median on Highway 61 south of 70th...
July 16, 2016 - 10:58pm
July 11, 2016
Semitrailer rolls near U.S. 61 in Newport
A semitrailer rolled Monday morning on Bailey Road at the interchange with U.S. 61 in Newport.
July 11, 2016 - 12:28pm
July 6, 2016
St. Paul Park driver involved in fiery crash that killed 16-year-old
Joseph Martin Timmers of St. Paul Park was transported to Regions Hospital in St. Paul with undisclosed injuries.
July 6, 2016 - 3:49pm
June 23, 2016
Teen on skateboard injured in collision with car in Cottage Grove
A teenager was struck by a car Thursday night while crossing 70th Street in Cottage Grove.
June 23, 2016 - 11:01pm
April 27, 2016
Difficult diving: Three Washington County officers awarded for tough evidence retrieval in river
Evidence collection in police investigations can be painstaking and time-consuming. That’s especially true when that evidence lies 5 feet under murky backwaters of the Mississippi River. In such cases, the Washington County Sheriff’s Office water recovery team is called to the...
April 27, 2016 - 8:00am
April 25, 2016
3 Cottage Grove family members injured in crash
Three members of a Cottage Grove family were injured Saturday night when their car went off the road on County Road 12 in Aitkin County.
April 25, 2016 - 10:22am
April 4, 2016
UPDATE: Minnesota residents injured in Pierce County motorcycle crash
A 35-year-old Minnesota motorcyclist and his passenger were hospitalized Sunday after a motorcycle crash in the town of Oak Grove that allegedly involved alcohol. The victims, identified by the Pierce County Sheriff's Office as driver Esa Bay, of Newport, Minn., and his passenger,...
April 4, 2016 - 11:23am
March 17, 2016
Police say Christiansen missed curve, drove into water
HAGER CITY -- Pierce County Sheriff Nancy Hove said Thursday morning that 23-year-old Marya Christiansen missed a curve in the road and drove...
March 17, 2016 - 2:47pm
March 1, 2016
School District 833 bus driver cited in connection with chain-reaction crash
A School District 833 bus driver was ticketed in connection with a chain-reaction crash Tuesday involving two school buses and a car driven by...
March 1, 2016 - 12:22pm
November 5, 2015
Cottage Grove driver involved in fatal crash
A Cottage Grove truck driver was involved in a fatal crash early Tuesday in east-central Minnesota. A semitrailer driven by Scott M. Madison, 56, was northbound on Interstate 35 near Willow River in Pine County about 3:35 a.m. Tuesday when it struck pedestrian Tina Rushmeyer,...
November 5, 2015 - 9:49pm
Rollover in Cottage Grove sends one to hospital
A two-vehicle rollover crash Monday in Cottage Grove sent one driver to the hospital but resulted in no serious injuries.
October 5, 2015 - 3:31pm
September 21, 2015
St. Paul Park woman hospitalized after motorcycle crash
A St. Paul Park woman was hospitalized Saturday after the motorcycle she was on crashed into a ditch in western Wisconsin.
September 21, 2015 - 8:06am
September 8, 2015
Bicyclist injured in crash in St. Paul Park
A woman suffered a severe head injury Tuesday after crashing her bike while riding down a hill along Pullman Avenue in St. Paul Park. The...
September 8, 2015 - 11:55am