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Many merchants still swiping long after deadline to switch to new credit, debit card technology
National Karate moves to larger space
Dog euthanized after ‘horrific’ pack attack at Cottage Grove park
Newport to pursue Verizon tower
Man arrested in Afton in possible hostage situation
crime and courts
New Life Academy tennis: Eagles fare well in tournaments
Park girls soccer: Wolfpack kick off season with pair of wins
Park boys soccer: Wolfpack compete well against state's top teams
East Ridge tennis: Raptors lose to Eagan, dominate Henry Sibley
Eagles keep up offense but need more D
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
BOARD SUM 8-18-2016
Beneficial Loan and Thrift Co. vs Honeyman
Reverse Mortage Funding vs Judy R Bracci Mortgage Foreclosure
2017 PAVEMENT MGMT
Donna Reynolds, 83
Irving C. Jerry, 87
Melroy Englert, 76
Georgia M. Christenson, 67
Karen A. Blau, 58
Letter to the editor: Thank you to the kind people in Cottage Grove
Letter to the editor: Sell River Oaks and stop the losses
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
Real Estate Showcase
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
June 9, 2016
Old Cottage Grove farmers market opens with early spring veggies
Early spring cool weather vegetables, flowers and herbs will welcome shoppers to opening day at the Cottage Grove United Church of Christ Farmers...
June 9, 2016 - 7:00am
June 2, 2016
Cottage Grove City Council tests new River Oaks menu
Cottage Grove City Council members tested out the new River Oaks Golf Course menu items last week. Members traveled to Sysco Test Kitchens on Thursday afternoon to try out foods for the menu at The Eagles at River Oaks, the new name for the bar and grill at the municipal golf course....
June 2, 2016 - 7:00am
May 19, 2016
New Cottage Grove chamber staffer ready for change
The business climate in the area is changing, and the Cottage Grove Area Chamber of Commerce is shifting along with it, said Nicole Toni, marketing...
May 19, 2016 - 8:00am
League of Women Voters to hear Federal Reserve Bank executive VP
Ron Feldman, executive vice president of the Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis, will be the featured speaker at the Tuesday, May 24, dinner meeting of the League of Women Voters of Woodbury Cottage Grove. His topic, “Too Big to Fail—Again,” will consider how to protect the...
May 19, 2016 - 8:00am
May 18, 2016
RE/MAX Professionals celebrates Cottage Grove office remodel
After 10 years in the office, RE/MAX Professionals remodeled to create a more open floor plan with glass walls, featuring a large conference...
May 18, 2016 - 10:23am
May 17, 2016
'Wind-down' considered for Cottage Grove BEC
Cottage Grove’s Business Enterprise Center could be closing its doors. The business incubator, housed in the former City Hall and public safety...
May 17, 2016 - 4:00pm
May 12, 2016
Newport's Red Rock Crossing apartment project could start in 2017
Part of the city of Newport could look much different in a decade, thanks to a redevelopment plan moving through the Washington County Housing and Redevelopment Authority. Known as Red Rock Crossing, the redevelopment plan covers property to the west of Highway 61 and south of Interstate...
May 12, 2016 - 8:00am
May 2, 2016
Cottage Grove sells Home Depot building
The city finalized the sale to developer Grove-Rainbow.
May 2, 2016 - 4:49pm
May 1, 2016
Gateway North plans progress; Cottage Grove to close on Home Depot property
Paperwork for sale of the Home Depot property and Merchants Bank’s move have been completed.
May 1, 2016 - 9:40pm
DeMori’s closes, no immediate Cottage Grove plans
DeMori’s closed its doors in Oakdale last week, and there are no applications with the city of Cottage Grove at this point from the restaurant. Last last year, the Italian and American restaurant filed paperwork with the city and planned to open in the former Blockbuster Video...
May 1, 2016 - 9:36pm
April 28, 2016
Rain makes for splashy ALDI grand opening in Cottage Grove
Nearly 200 people braved drenching rain and clammy morning chill to attend Thursday’s grand opening of the ALDI grocery store at Jamaica Avenue...
April 28, 2016 - 2:37pm
April 26, 2016
80th Street Crossing changes coming
Plans to update a Cottage Grove shopping center that will be home to Kwik Trip are moving forward, but other new tenants are still in the works. The 80th Street Crossing complex would undergo remodeling and a face lift under the proposal. Honest-1 Auto Care’s current building will...
April 26, 2016 - 4:00pm
April 19, 2016
BEC to offer meeting space rental
Additional meeting space will be available to rent in Cottage Grove. The city will open up three rooms at its Business Enterprise Center, at 7516 80th St., for meetings, training and other rental uses. Economic Development Director Christine Costello said people often are looking...
April 19, 2016 - 3:00pm