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July 26, 2017
3M fights footing the water bill
The city is ensuring residents they will not have to pay for perfluorochemical remediation in light of 3M's dispute over whether they are responsible...
July 26, 2017 - 9:14am
July 20, 2017
County secures $6K for courthouse security
The checkpoint at the Washington County Government Center will undergo safety improvements that Sheriff Dan Starry said will benefit both visitors...
July 20, 2017 - 9:04am
July 19, 2017
More factors to Cottage Grove water drinkability than PFOAs
The Cottage Grove water supply has been under intense scrutiny in recent past months as new state-recommended perfluorochemical values triggered...
July 19, 2017 - 9:39am
July 12, 2017
PFC research started long before water ban
The decision to lower recommended perfluorochemical levels in drinking water, enact a watering ban in Cottage Grove and take several municipal...
July 12, 2017 - 8:15am
July 11, 2017
Red Wing native announces congressional bid
Former Department of Defense official and Army veteran Dan Feehan announced his run for Minnesota's first congressional district July 11. The...
July 11, 2017 - 9:57am
July 8, 2017
Cottage Grove reaches new sustainability milestone
The city of Cottage Grove has reached the third step in a five-step sustainability program. GreenStep Cities was launched a decade ago by the...
July 8, 2017 - 10:45am
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