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Farmers promote sustainability during Earth Day
Minn. Senate votes to limit local power on minimum wage, related issues
Body Works to host 5K
CNC to host Hastings Area Birding Festival April 22
How much? Anonymous $8,000 donation will help Park High School finance theater trip
crime and courts
Baseball: Park slips by Woodbury with Alt no-hitter
Boys' Hockey: Vogelgesang is hired as East Ridge head coach
Prep baseball: Pitch count rule was a matter of time
Boys' Lacrosse: Raptors continue work on new systems
Softball: New Life Academy loses slugfest to Concordia Academy
Health column: You don't want to see me unless you have to
In musician's hands, vintage oil cans become electric guitars
Bexell was 'Cottage Grove's pastor'
Tao of Thao: Cottage Grove artist mixes the spiritual with the everyday
Blues from Brazil on tap Wednesday in Newport
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Letters to the editor: Legislative session, transit funding
Viewpoint: Busy construction season ahead for south Washington County
Editorial: Brexit hits closer to home than you think
Keith Jacobus viewpoint: Recognizing key people in our system
Rep. Tony Jurgens viewpoint: House budget has $1.35B in tax relief
Real Estate Showcase
August 10, 2016
Xcel Energy: More than 6,000 lose power in Cottage Grove area
Approximately 6,700 residents in Cottage Grove and St. Paul Park lost power around 1 p.m. Wednesday afternoon and power remained out in some areas until 6 p.m. Xcel Energy spokesman Randy Fordice said that a cable failure caused the outages. “Sometimes it just happens when it’s...
August 10, 2016 - 1:05pm
August 9, 2016
Kwik Trip to look elsewhere in city; other moves at 80th Street Crossing underway
80th Street Crossing is set for renovations and new tenants, but Kwik Trip gas station and convenience store likely will not have a home in the...
August 9, 2016 - 1:30pm
August 3, 2016
St. Paul Park oil refinery cited for air quality violation; fine waived
State environmental regulators cited the St. Paul Park oil refinery for an air quality infraction.
August 3, 2016 - 11:38am
July 31, 2016
South Washington County: Summit Orthopedics to provide trainers for local high schools
Summit Orthopedics will send collegiate-level athletic trainers and other medical support for varsity and junior varsity sports in South Washington County high schools. As part of a two-year deal with District 833, Summit Orthopedics will provide a designated trainer and physician...
July 31, 2016 - 6:00am
July 29, 2016
Cottage Grove's Mark Mason named to RE/MAX Hall of Fame
Mark Mason, with RE/MAX Professionals in Cottage Grove, has received the RE/MAX Hall of Fame award, which honors successful agents who have reached a significant milestone in commissions during their career with the company. Mason, who grew up in the Cottage Grove area, has been a...
July 29, 2016 - 3:00pm
Newport Dollar Store closes
The Newport Dollar Store has closed, just seven months after it opened. The store, which sold everything from office supplies to jewelry for a buck, was located at 1594 Hastings Ave. Signs on the door recently said the store has closed.
July 29, 2016 - 3:00pm
Space still available for 2016 Woodbury Days business fair
Area businesses and organizations are invited to take part in the Woodbury Days business fair, 4-8 p.m. Friday, Aug. 26; 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 27; and 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 28. The fair is open to both Woodbury and non-Woodbury businesses, with booth space rental...
July 29, 2016 - 12:29am
July 27, 2016
Solar garden sparks controversy; solar moratorium passed
The Cottage Grove City Council last Wednesday approved a conditional use permit allowing Sunrise Energy Ventures (SEV), under a 25-year contract...
July 27, 2016 - 4:15pm
July 26, 2016
Opinion Brewing receives liquor license as restaurant
Newport City Council members had to decide: For the purposes of a liquor license, is Opinion Brewing Company a restaurant or a bowling alley?The council voted Thursday to reissue a permit to the Newport brewery as a restaurant. Owners Autumn and Derrick Lehrke had on-sale, Sunday...
July 26, 2016 - 4:13pm
Hy-Vee project in Cottage Grove gains more ground
The HyVee moving into the Gateway North shopping district has increased size by 4,300 square feet.
July 26, 2016 - 4:11pm
July 23, 2016
Hope Glen Farm unveils treehouse suite
Unique new structure open for reservations
July 23, 2016 - 10:45am
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