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Geraghty, Ingemann open house Dec. 7 in Newport
Minnesota adds PTSD to medical marijuana treatment
Minnesota roundup: Arrest made in killing of 95-year-old Anoka man; Downtown Mpls. Macy's to close; 4 state news stories
Otlman Middle school, local churches recognized by Washington County for Adopt-a-Highway efforts
Minnesota expects $1.4 billion budget surplus
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Boys Basketball: Raptors hold off Chanhassen in season opener
Season Preview: Park girls basketball looks to replace standout players
Season Preview: Park's top two scorers return to court
Season Preview: Wolfpack return experienced gymnasts
Boys Hockey: Park gets off to a strong start
‘Ugly Christmas Sweater’ run/walk Sunday in Cottage Grove for hungry students
Try these 4 innovative Thanksgiving leftover recipes
Take a hike: Free admission Friday to all Minnesota State Parks
Thankful for help: Volunteers pack 340 Thanksgiving meals for south Washington County families
Pine Hill students learn and share at annual Project Expo
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Bulletin Editorial: State your case through Truth-in-Taxation
Viewpoint: Enjoy nature's changes happening all around
Viewpoint: Enrich student thinking through empathy
Letter to the editor: Former Bulletin reporter Judy Spooner’s historical writing is missed
Letter to the editor: Honored by support in city council victory
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October 13, 2016
Newport City Council books library
The Newport City Council had a change of scenery for its Oct. 6 meeting, which was held at the Newport Library and Community Center. Historic...
October 13, 2016 - 8:30am
October 12, 2016
Cottage Grove City Council raises mayor and council member stipends in split vote
In a split vote, the Cottage Grove City Council raised mayor and council member stipends by 15 and 17 percent. The new salary for the mayor will be $10,848 annually, or $904 monthly, increasing from $9,216. Council member stipends are increasing to $8,172 from $6,780, or $681 monthly....
October 12, 2016 - 4:00pm
October 11, 2016
Split Newport City Council OK’s $26 million TIF plan
Redevelopment in Newport near the Red Rock Crossing transit station may move ahead after a split council voted Oct. 6 to approve a Washington...
October 11, 2016 - 2:18pm
October 6, 2016
Roundabout project set in motion, costs divided
A roundabout and improvements on East Point Douglas Road and Keats Avenue/CSAH 19 will be done next spring and summer, for a total of $4.4 million...
October 6, 2016 - 4:00pm
October 5, 2016
Cottage Grove Council members want to talk ambulance service, fund changes
Cottage Grove City Council members want to consider alternatives for how ambulance service is provided to St. Paul Park and Newport — and how...
October 5, 2016 - 8:00am
September 29, 2016
Sparks fly in Newport candidate forum
A Newport candidate forum included finger-pointing and a focus on past city actions and the decision to disband the Newport Police Department....
September 29, 2016 - 11:48am
September 28, 2016
River Oaks restaurant set for Oct. 5 soft opening
The Cottage Grove City Council decided on Oct. 5 for a soft-opening of the River Oaks restaurant Eagles Bar and Grill. The new menu, which will...
September 28, 2016 - 3:19pm
Washington County prosecutor Karin McCarthy a candidate for district judgeship
Assistant Washington County Attorney Karin McCarthy is among three candidates recommended to Gov. Mark Dayton for a vacant seat in the state’s 10th Judicial District.
September 28, 2016 - 12:49pm
September 26, 2016
Newport candidate forum set for Sept. 27
Candidates for Newport City Council and mayor will square off in an election forum this week.
September 26, 2016 - 3:00pm
September 25, 2016
Cottage Grove meeting to address PFC questions
Residents of south Washington County who live in or near areas where groundwater has been contaminated with perfluorochemicals (PFCs) will have an opportunity to ask questions about PFCs and discuss the issue one-on-one with staff from the Minnesota Department of Health, the Minnesota...
September 25, 2016 - 9:00am
September 23, 2016
Newport to move community garden
The community garden in Newport will have a new home soon, on the corner of Fourth and 15th streets. “We talked about needing to move the community garden, so we looked at numerous sites around town, and the preferred site is Fourth and 15th,” City Administrator Deb Hill said...
September 23, 2016 - 4:00pm
September 22, 2016
Traffic signal improvements scheduled at St. Paul Park interchange
Improvements are scheduled this fall to help relieve congestion at the interchange of 70th Street, Summit Avenue and Highway 61 in St. Paul Park. The Washington County Department of Public Works will re-calibrate the timing of the traffic signals on the 70th Street/Summit Avenue...
September 22, 2016 - 4:35pm
If you smell something, say something: Newport study sniffs out odors
Newport residents may finally find the source of the city’s infamous stench. The Ramsey/Washington County Recycling and Energy Board is conducting...
September 22, 2016 - 8:00am
September 21, 2016
New background check standards for volunteers in Newport
The Newport City Council voted to change the background check process for city volunteers and employees who work with children. Under the resolution the council passed 5-0, volunteers and employees must have their fingerprints taken in order to check a national database. The previous...
September 21, 2016 - 4:45pm
County proposes 3.49 percent levy hike
Washington County plans a modest bump in its property tax collections in 2017. The increase is included in the 2017 preliminary budget, which Washington County commissioners unanimously approved Sept. 13. The board proposed a property tax levy of $96.1 million, an increase of 3.49...
September 21, 2016 - 9:16am