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For those who can't drive 55, MnDOT initiative for state highways is just the ticket
Spike in hate crimes nationwide, in Minnesota
With improved test scores, Newport Elementary defying expectations for a ‘high poverty school’
Leader of international sex ring that targeted Minn., ND sent to prison
Red Bulls take charge of Middle East task force
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Girls Swimming: East Ridge's Callie Kunz and Elli Moss compete at state championship on Thursday
From no-hitters to opening days to World Series: Jeff Nelson has seen it all as an MLB umpire
East Ridge, Park, New Life Academy have student-athletes sign their NLIs
Girls Hockey: Park wins an overtime thriller, East Ridge improves to 2-0
Afton Alps to open Friday
2017 story: St. Paul Park church to hold artisan fair
Falteisek to perform in holiday concert in Woodbury
A soldier's journey: Cottage Grove officer, veteran shares story in new cable documentary
New Life Academy musical 'Singin' in the Rain' set to make a splash
A Halloween bash: Cottage Grove Strawberry Fest celebrates with 10th annual parade
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CITY OF COTTAGE GROVE: 12/05/18 Mtg-Capital Improvement Plan Bonds
Certifcate of Assumed Name: Massage by Susie
GREY CLOUD TOWNSHIP: Board of Canvass-Election Results 11/14/18
SOUTH WASHINGTON CO. SCHOOLS: Board Meeting Minutes 11/01/18
CITY OF COTTAGE GROVE: 11/26/18 Planning Comm Mtg: Up North Plastics Inc
Downtown Hastings boutique to close its doors
Schwan’s Co. to sell majority stake to South Korean firm
After 65 years in Newport, John Bartl Hardware store closing its doors
Marathon takes over St. Paul Park refinery, SuperMom's
Up North Plastics to double its business park footprint
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Janice and Rodger Pereyra
Tina Folch for House Representative
Throwing Away $122 Million of Our
Despite Family Threats, Denny McNamara Stood Up For Us
Kuemmel's Corner: A look back at the fall season for Park High School
Editorial: Hunt is on, so be on your game
Folch Thanks Supporters
Column: Thank you, veterans
Editorial: Remembering Armistice Day and all veterans
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November 6, 2018
Klobuchar wins re-election bid for Minnesota
Amy Klobuchar, Minnesota’s senior U.S. senator, won her re-election bid Tuesday night. She was already ahead of Republican challenger Jim Newberger...
November 6, 2018 - 11:53pm
Cottage Grove, Grey Cloud incumbents retain seats
COTTAGE GROVE — Incumbents Steve Dennis and Dave Thiede each won handily in a six-way race for two Cottage Grove City Council seats. With...
November 6, 2018 - 11:46pm
Smith bests Housley in special U.S. Senate race in Minnesota
ST. PAUL — U.S. Sen. Tina Smith took an early lead over Republican challenger Karin Housley in early returns in Minnesota’s special U.S....
November 6, 2018 - 11:44pm
Weather doesn't slow down area voters
SOUTH WASHINGTON COUNTY — Voters flocked to the polls in today's state general election, braving rain, sleet and a bitter cold wind that...
November 6, 2018 - 10:36pm
Starry stays ahead, wins Washington County sheriff race
In complete but unofficial results, Dan Starry held onto the position of Washington County sheriff after receiving 65,677 votes. Paul Hoppe received...
November 6, 2018 - 9:12pm
Star Gazette retracts paid letter
On Thursday, Nov. 1, a paid political letter titled "Hastings City Council Concern" was published on the Hastings Star Gazette website and on page A5 in the print product referencing a 2015 civil lawsuit settlement. The letter referred to a settlement agreement between a former city...
November 6, 2018 - 1:05pm
November 5, 2018
Minnesota sees record amount of ad spending from outside organizations
A record amount of outside spending has flowed into U.S. House races in Minnesota, including the 2nd Congressional District.
November 5, 2018 - 6:37pm
Secretary of State candidates Howe, Simon talk election security
Touting a greater need for fair, honest, open and secure elections, John Howe of Red Wing hopes to unseat Steve Simon, the man currently charged...
November 5, 2018 - 10:11am
Red Bulls arrive in Middle East on 9-month deployment
Dozens of area Minnesota National Guard soldiers arrived at Camp Arifjan in Kuwait on a nine-month deployment to the Middle East, according to a news release Monday, Nov. 5. They join more than 600 soldiers in the 34th Red Bull Infantry Division leading Task Force Spartan, designed...
November 5, 2018 - 9:11am
November 4, 2018
Construction tour: The changing face of Cottage Grove, residential and commercial
COTTAGE GROVE — The city continues to build, change and grow. This summer was no different, bringing in $435 million in economic development,...
November 4, 2018 - 6:00pm
Here's your 2018 midterm election guide
Voters will find statewide, regional and local candidates on ballots Tuesday Nov. 6 for the midterm election. Here are some resources to help...
November 4, 2018 - 7:00am
November 2, 2018
Voter's guide: Here's what county board does and who's running
When Washington County Board of Commissioners District 2 candidates Stan Karwoski and Julie Ohs are out door-knocking, they often find themselves...
November 2, 2018 - 6:00am
October 30, 2018
Minnesota governor candidates weigh in on 'birthright' issue
ST. PAUL — President Donald Trump said on Monday, Oct. 29, he believes not all people born in America should be citizens, as guaranteed under...
October 30, 2018 - 8:31pm
Minnesota campaign spending approaches $100M: Dems lead funding for state offices
ST. PAUL — Minnesota Democratic candidates have a cash advantage heading into the final days of the 2018 campaign, but outside groups are spending...
October 30, 2018 - 8:07pm
October 29, 2018
Minnesota health insurance exchange’s open enrollment begins Thursday
MOORHEAD, Minn. — The 2019 MNsure open enrollment period begins this Thursday, Nov. 1. Beginning at 7 a.m., on Nov. 1, Minnesotans can log...
October 29, 2018 - 3:29pm