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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
April 14, 2016
Hy-Vee, Home Depot plans on the horizon
Hy-Vee is on track for its new Cottage Grove store. The grocery store company and Grove-Rainbow closed on the property in the Gateway North...
April 14, 2016 - 1:20pm
Ribbon cutting for ALDI set for April 28
A ribbon cutting is set for Thursday, April 28, at the new ALDI store in Cottage Grove. The ceremony takes place at 8:45 a.m. at the grocery store at 9010 Jamaica Ave. The first 100 shoppers will receive a golden ticket, each containing ALDI gift certificates of various amounts....
April 14, 2016 - 8:00am
April 13, 2016
New Lumberyard Pub embraces Afton history
The Lumberyard Pub opens Friday in the former Sail Away Cafe’ location, in Afton’s Old Village.
April 13, 2016 - 10:58am
Chamber's Showcase offers a business 'meet and greet' Saturday in Cottage Grove
Area residents can learn about dozens of ways to shop locally at the 13th-annual Cottage Grove Area Chamber of Commerce Spring Business Showcase....
April 13, 2016 - 8:00am
April 12, 2016
ALDI ribbon cutting set for April 28
A ribbon cutting is set for Thursday, April 28, at the new ALDI store in Cottage Grove. The ceremony takes place at 8:45 a.m. at the grocery...
April 12, 2016 - 3:49pm
Lunch and Learn about Red Rock Corridor
The Cottage Grove Area Chamber of Commerce is holding a lunch and learn program about the Red Rock Corridor from noon to 1:30 p.m. Friday, April 22, at Cottage Grove City Hall, 12800 Ravine Parkway. Lunch will be provided by Carbone’s Pizzeria. The program is open to all. Reservations...
April 12, 2016 - 3:00pm
Cottage Grove Carbone's expansion plan gets city approval
Plans for a major expansion at Carbone’s cleared the Cottage Grove City Council after parking concerns were addressed. The restaurant, at 7155...
April 12, 2016 - 10:36am
April 11, 2016
Cottage Grove restaurant plans OK’d, but residents raise concerns
A new restaurant that wants to open in Cottage Grove yet this year got the go-ahead from the City Council, but some nearby residents raised a...
April 11, 2016 - 10:44am
April 7, 2016
Rivertown Cakes comes home to Cottage Grove
Cottage Grove just got a little sweeter. Rivertown Cakes Bakery Boutique is now open at 7750 Harkness Ave., offering cupcakes, doughnuts, drinks...
April 7, 2016 - 10:35am
April 6, 2016
River Oaks to host new Masters event
Local golfers and golf enthusiasts can enjoy a celebration of the 2016 Masters Tournament here in Cottage Grove. River Oaks has planned a weekend...
April 6, 2016 - 10:00am
April 5, 2016
MidWestOne Bank comes to Newport
A new sign covers the walls of Newport’s former Central Bank, which is now MidWestOne Bank. The signs were installed last week and the banking...
April 5, 2016 - 2:00pm
March 29, 2016
Cottage Grove college students to lead painting crews
Two local college students will wield paint brushes as they get real-world small business experience.
March 29, 2016 - 10:01am
March 24, 2016
ALDI will open its Cottage Grove store April 28
The ALDI grocery store at Jamaica Avenue and 90th Street in Cottage Grove will open for business Thursday, April 28. The grand opening will...
March 24, 2016 - 9:02am
March 4, 2016
Housing development plans move forward
A project slated to bring hundreds of new homes to Cottage Grove is getting city review. The proposed subdivision, to be called Summers Landing, would include 383 residential homes. They would be built in six phases over six to 10 years, Senior Planner John Burbank told the Planning...
March 4, 2016 - 8:00am
March 3, 2016
Burgers, beer on tap for proposed Cottage Grove restaurant
A new restaurant offering beer, burgers and a place for families plans to open in Cottage Grove. The city is reviewing a proposal for a restaurant...
March 3, 2016 - 2:35pm