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City applies for programs to help fill business park
Cottage Grove: Skeleton-faced ski mask burglar sentenced
Newport open bowhunting dates revised for 2016 season
St. Paul Park joins driver diversion program
80 homes with higher PFC levels to get bottled water
crime and courts
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
arts and entertainment
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Letter to the editor: Enjoyed teaching driver's ed
Viewpoint: Cottage Grove positions River Oaks Golf Course for future success
Viewpoint: Find creepy crawlies in Cottage Grove
Letter to the editor: Concerned about River Oaks plan
Letter to the editor: Supper club a ‘poor idea’
Real Estate Showcase
July 18, 2016
Bachman promoted to Merchants Bank branch manager in Cottage Grove
Randy Bachman has been promoted to branch manager and personal banking officer at Merchants Bank in Cottage Grove “Randy reflects the very...
July 18, 2016 - 6:00am
July 17, 2016
Nelson joins South Washington County Bulletin
Katie Nelson has joined the Bulletin as a full-time reporter. Nelson will cover Cottage Grove, St. Paul Park and Newport city governments as well as general news and feature stories. She started June 27. Nelson is an Iowa native and graduate of Luther College in Decorah, Iowa, where...
July 17, 2016 - 6:00am
July 16, 2016
Area farm among new hemp cultivators
John Strohfus, owner of Strohfus Stock Farm, grows a lot of things, but recently with the help of his partners Ben Thurmes and Ken Anderson,...
July 16, 2016 - 6:00am
July 15, 2016
Ace Hardware plans Cottage Grove project
Cottage Grove could soon be home to an Ace Hardware store. Ace Hardware has submitted a permit with the city of Cottage Grove, Mayor Myron Bailey...
July 15, 2016 - 8:55am
Summit Orthopedics agrees to provide trainers for high school sports
Starting this month, Summit Orthopedics will be sending collegiate-level athletic trainers and other medical support for varsity and junior-varsity...
July 15, 2016 - 5:51am
July 14, 2016
Newport Dollar Store closes
Newport is down a retailer. The Newport Dollar Store has closed, just seven months after it opened. The store, which sold everything from office...
July 14, 2016 - 4:56pm
July 11, 2016
Cottage Grove considers food truck regulations
Cottage Grove economic development officials are considering how to regulate food trucks, brew pubs, breweries, taprooms, wineries and distilleries.
July 11, 2016 - 9:00am
July 6, 2016
Renewal by Andersen completes Cottage Grove expansion, plans to add 200 jobs
Renewal by Andersen has completed an expansion in the Cottage Grove Business Park that broadens the company’s factory and office footprint...
July 6, 2016 - 11:14am
June 29, 2016
Cottage Grove Strawberry Fest medallion winner claims his prize
Matthew Koskie of Hastings received his $300 prize from Edina Realty’s Jerry Bezdicek after he won the 2016 Strawberry Fest Medallion Hunt....
June 29, 2016 - 3:00pm
June 26, 2016
Junction 70 Grill plans November opening in Cottage Grove
Construction of the new Junction 70 Grill in Cottage Grove could begin within three weeks and the restaurant and bar may be open by November....
June 26, 2016 - 9:52am
June 24, 2016
Forum Communications to acquire Scuttlebutt magazine
Forum Communications Company, or FCC, has announced that they have entered into an agreement to purchase Scuttlebutt magazine owned by Bromeland Publishing. Scuttlebutt magazine, based in Blue Earth, Minn. is owned by Bob Bromeland. The sale is expected to close on July 8. A letter...
June 24, 2016 - 1:54pm
June 17, 2016
Afton Apple: Come for the strawberries, stay for the friends
The strawberries are ready to go at Afton Apple, and so is Randy Sambolt, one of the orchard's longest-standing employees. With a smile on his...
June 17, 2016 - 3:05pm
Helmer Companies selling publications to Forum Communications
Forum Communications Co., or FCC, announced today it is entering into an agreement to purchase the publications and a carrier delivery company owned by Helmer Printing. The deal is scheduled to close Monday, June 27. Helmer Printing is a third-generation, family-owned company based...
June 17, 2016 - 12:02pm
June 13, 2016
Refurbished, re-purposed furniture store opens in Afton
One of Afton’s businesses has a new owner, but it still has the same old feel. St. Mary’s Point resident Heather Schuck is the new owner of dwell. furniture & home decor, which was formerly 3:17 Vintage Furniture & Home Decor. Schuck took over the shop when Mike and...
June 13, 2016 - 7:00am
June 10, 2016
Anytime Fitness opens international HQ in Woodbury
It was 1980s night when Self Esteem Brands, parent company of Anytime Fitness and Waxing The City, had engaged Hairball for its annual conference....
June 10, 2016 - 3:00pm