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Viewpoint: Water ban has ended but water conservation remains important
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July 7, 2017
Newport station added to Minneapolis express bus line
Beginning Aug. 21, three morning buses on the 365 express route will add a stop at Newport Transit Station.
July 7, 2017 - 10:54am
June 27, 2017
Cottage Grove to tap new well early due to watering ban
A new municipal well is set to be up and running by next May. Cottage Grove has had a 12th well in its capital improvement plan for several years,...
June 27, 2017 - 9:14am
June 21, 2017
County development plan targets small business, workforce
The Washington County Community Development Agency is concentrating on business growth in its new county economic development plan.
June 21, 2017 - 8:30am
June 20, 2017
Cottage Grove PFC open house is June 21
The Cottage Grove City Council is holding an open house to discuss city water issues 6 to 7 p.m. June 21 at City Hall. City council members...
June 20, 2017 - 9:31am
June 16, 2017
St. Paul Park Fire Department to get new fire truck
The St. Paul Park City Council approved purchase of a new fire truck June 5. Fire Chief Kurk Lee said the new 2018 Freightliner they are set to purchase will replace a truck they have been using since the 1970s. The council amended the budget to transfer $430,000 into the equipment...
June 16, 2017 - 4:00pm
June 13, 2017
PFC change renews health concerns in Cottage Grove
When the Minnesota Department of Health lowered recommended safety levels for perfluorochemicals PFOS and PFOA to half the national standards,...
June 13, 2017 - 8:44am
June 12, 2017
Eight more weeks for Cottage Grove watering ban
Cottage Grove's watering ban is expected to last until the end of July, later than initially estimated. City Administrator Charlene Stevens said...
June 12, 2017 - 3:09pm
June 8, 2017
Portion of 11th Street in Newport to permanently close
A portion of 11th Street will permanently close as part of the 2017 pavement management and utility improvement project.
June 8, 2017 - 3:40pm
June 5, 2017
Washington County residents invited to two PFC informational meetings
State health and pollution officials are holding two informational meetings for residents to learn more about the agencies and the Minnesota...
June 5, 2017 - 5:53pm
May 30, 2017
Residents opposed to Cottage Grove development plan
A concept plan for a 140-unit development at the border of Cottage Grove and Woodbury has been met with sharp criticism by neighbors.
May 30, 2017 - 3:57pm
May 27, 2017
Minnesota special session wraps up $46 billion budget
ST. PAUL—Gov. Mark Dayton often says that Minnesota voters sent a politically divided government to St. Paul, creating the basis for conflict....
May 27, 2017 - 1:00am
May 26, 2017
Dispute over trail detours final Minnesota legislative work
ST. PAUL—A gentle harmonica concert by Rep. Bob Loonan did not provide quite enough calm late Thursday, May 25, as a relatively minor issue...
May 26, 2017 - 10:53am
May 24, 2017
Franke's HIV/AIDS strategic plan bill becomes law
A bill requiring an HIV/AIDS strategic plan authored by Rep. Keith Franke, R-St. Paul Park, and Scott Dibble, DFL-Minneapolis, became law late...
May 24, 2017 - 8:30am
May 23, 2017
Cottage Grove imposes watering ban after state PFC decision
Cottage Grove announced a watering ban and encouraged citizens to participate in water conservation in light of the Minnesota Department of Health's...
May 23, 2017 - 11:29pm
Fire service: Quebodeaux and Dahlquist given Meritorious Service Award
Part-time firefighter/EMTs Matt Dahlquist and Dave Quebodeaux can't get enough of public safety. Dahlquist and Quebodeaux received the Meritorious...
May 23, 2017 - 1:50pm