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Solar garden sparks controversy; solar moratorium passed
Mediation leads to new tentative agreement between teachers union, South Washington County Schools
Supper club planned for River Oaks
Opinion Brewing receives liquor license as restaurant
Hy-Vee project in Cottage Grove gains more ground
crime and courts
Schools remain focused to beat last week's high heat
East Ridge Wrestling: Raptors build youth program from ground up
Magic finish up play at national tournament
East Ridge Legion: Raptors bow out despite stellar showing in playoffs
Park Legion: St. Paul Park ends season at sub state
Mary Poppins opens at Merrill Community Arts Center
Boys and their bubbles
Car show in St. Paul Park may switch days to avoid scheduling conflict
Cottage Grove, Woodbury splash pads endorsed by parenting magazine
Booya bash cooks up funds for Newport Fire Department
arts and entertainment
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Cottage Grove Police Department Auction
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District 833 School Board Viewpoint: Clarification around teacher contract negotiations
Letter to the editor: Night to Unite, help make our communities safe
Viewpoint: County attorneys face wide-ranging work
Viewpoint: Protecting the water we drink
Bulletin editorial: District 833 School Board's pay increase to superintendent was ill-timed
Real Estate Showcase
February 1, 2016
Minnesota Court of Appeals rules against St. Paul Park woman in meth conviction
The Minnesota Court of Appeals ruled against a St. Paul Park woman who wanted her felony drug conviction reconsidered due to problems at the St. Paul Police Department crime lab.
February 1, 2016 - 10:32am
January 20, 2016
Interacting with history: Newport store repairs vintage machines
When Dan Coulter was 12 years old, he bought and repaired his first jukebox. “My parents kind of gave me carte blanche on the basement after...
January 20, 2016 - 10:00am
January 14, 2016
Gardenworld plans get approval
Plans for a wholesale gardening company in Cottage Grove continue as the City Council approved a tax increment financing district for the project. Gardenworld plans to move its operation from St. Paul to Cottage Grove, including a warehouse, greenhouse and office space. The Economic...
January 14, 2016 - 3:00pm
January 11, 2016
Newport Dollar Store opens, with community focus
There’s a running list near the cash register at Newport Dollar Store tracking what kind of products customers want to see in the shop’s...
January 11, 2016 - 1:11pm
January 5, 2016
Cottage Grove Hallmark to close
Brad Boogren and his employees at Borgstrom’s Hallmark get to know their customers pretty well as they help them pick out cards and gifts for...
January 5, 2016 - 12:09pm
December 31, 2015
Afton Alps turns to youth with latest upgrades
Afton Alps recently celebrated the grand reopening of its Children’s Learning Center in the Meadow’s Chalet following a renovation to enhance...
December 31, 2015 - 8:00am
December 28, 2015
Merchants Bank donates to Friends in Need Food Shelf
Merchants Bank’s “Swipe Out Hunger” Facebook giveaway has concluded with a donation of $989 to the Friends in Need Food Shelf, St. Paul...
December 28, 2015 - 11:51am
December 22, 2015
Hotel bids arriving for Cottage Grove property
At least one hotel company is eyeing Cottage Grove for development. One response to the city’s request for proposals to build a hotel was submitted as of last Wednesday, and the city held open the deadline because it was expecting one more, staff said. The request for proposals...
December 22, 2015 - 8:00am
December 18, 2015
Five Cottage Grove businesses fail underage alcohol sale compliance
Five Cottage Grove businesses failed a recent alcohol compliance check by selling to a minor. Employees at Las Margaritas, Ruby Tuesday, Cottage Grove VFW, Carbone’s Pizza and Top Ten Wine & Spirits sold alcohol to a 19-year-old who was working with a compliance officer, according...
December 18, 2015 - 3:38pm
December 15, 2015
Killey joins Bulletin as staff writer
Danielle Killey has joined the South Washington County Bulletin as a staff writer. Killey covers Cottage Grove, St. Paul Park and Newport government, as well as general news and other assignments. Prior to joining the Bulletin, Killey worked for about five years as a reporter at...
December 15, 2015 - 3:20pm
Former Bulletin publisher Steve Messick to retire
The bitter cold of South Dakota prompted Steve Messick to seek shelter. All he wanted, he said, was something indoors and something warm. Messick ended up finding a job in advertising sales at a newspaper and never really left the industry. Now, after 38 years with the same group...
December 15, 2015 - 3:14pm
Gardenworld makes progress on move
Wholesale gardening company Gardenworld is on its way to making its new home in Cottage Grove. The Economic Development Authority moved the project forward Dec. 8, holding a public hearing, authorizing the land sale and approving tax increment financing plans. The EDA will cover...
December 15, 2015 - 2:12pm
December 9, 2015
Groundbreaking set for new Friends in Need Food Shelf in St. Paul Park
Ceremonial shovels will briefly replace heavy equipment next week when officials celebrate construction of a new Friends in Need Food Shelf ...
December 9, 2015 - 4:50pm
December 8, 2015
Police report: Shovel used in mom-on-son assault in Cottage Grove
A Cottage Grove woman allegedly hit her adult son with a shovel and threatened him with a knife, according to police. The 38-year-old woman was arrested on suspicion of terroristic threats and domestic assault following an altercation with her 18-year-old son Dec. 3 at a home in the...
December 8, 2015 - 1:48pm
November 30, 2015
All set for ALDI: Grocer begins work on Cottage Grove store
The bold black OfficeMax letters from the 9010 Jamaica Ave. building fill a large trash container out front as ALDI starts construction on the...
November 30, 2015 - 2:07pm