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New Cottage Grove commissioners appointed
Grand jury indicts Cottage Grove's Allwine on first-degree murder
Minnesota roundup: Jury convicts Blaine driver who hit man standing by mailbox
Man wanted on felony found with methamphetamine in Cottage Grove
Hy-Vee preparation includes sewer improvements in Cottage Grove
crime and courts
Girls' Soccer: Bunnell gets his shot as head coach
A good call: Cottage Grove man gives kidney to fellow umpire
Adapted Floor Hockey: Thunderbolts finish fourth at state
Women's Basketball: Park’s Lamberty is ready for the Big Dance
Boys' Basketball: MSA basketball season ends on a high note
Daughter inspires Woodbury dad to create book and costume combo for wee ones
Beads and bingo: St. Thomas Aquinas Catholic Church Mardi Gras a hit with kids and adults alike
College students present diverse artwork exhibition
Freeze and thank you: Polar Plunge raises $95,000
Splashed ice: Third-annual Polar Plunge will chill and thrill in Woodbury
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Viewpoint: State parks, trails need boost from users, taxpayers
Editorial: Lawmakers, don't be too quick to hit delete
Minding our Elders: Can weather and lunar activity affect people living with dementia?
Letter to the editor: You can help with FoodShare campaign
Bulletin letter to the editor: Setting record straight on Rep. Franke’s bill
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February 2, 2017
St. Paul Park to outsource staff payroll
St. Paul Park city employee payroll is moving from an in-house paper system to a third-party electronic timesheet.
February 2, 2017 - 3:14pm
February 1, 2017
St. Paul Park City Council applications accepted until Feb. 6
The council seat vacated when Sandi Dingle was appointed mayor will remain open until the end of February, when the council will appoint a new member. The council is asking for applications, which are due to city hall Feb. 6. After applications are in, the council will interview...
February 1, 2017 - 4:24pm
January 23, 2017
Twin Cities regional transit board might dissolve
Washington County and its four partners in a regional transportation co-op took one of the first steps toward disbanding.
January 23, 2017 - 1:12pm
January 13, 2017
South Washington County lawmakers agree on voting change, differ elsewhere
Local lawmakers say they would support efforts to allow voters to physically cast their ballot more than a week ahead of Election Day.
January 13, 2017 - 2:31pm
Cottage Grove sets its legislative priorities
The Cottage Grove City Council has several priority issues in the 2017 legislative session, including water conservation, housing, transportation and funding for the East Metro Regional Health and Emergency Response Occupations Center.
January 13, 2017 - 10:45am
County has list of funding requests for state legislators
Washington County cannot continue to hold down property taxes if the state keeps requiring them to provide more programs and services without money to pay for them. That’s the message county commissioners and staff conveyed to their state representatives and senators at the Washington...
January 13, 2017 - 10:13am
January 12, 2017
St. Paul Park police contract approved
The city approved a two-year contract for 2017 and 2018 with LELS, Inc. Local 334 Police Union that will give police officers a 3 percent increase in wages each year. “It’s a great new agreement for the next two years,” council member Jeff Swenson said. The union’s former...
January 12, 2017 - 1:20pm
January 11, 2017
Johnson joins Newport City Council on split vote
Rozlyn Johnson was appointed to Newport City Council Jan. 5, joining newly-elected Mayor Dan Lund and council members Kevin ChapdeLaine and Bill...
January 11, 2017 - 10:32am
January 10, 2017
Taking the oath: Washington County commissioners sworn in
The Washington County Board of Commissioners began the new year with the swearing in of three members who won re-election to their respective...
January 10, 2017 - 6:50pm
January 6, 2017
New Cottage Grove council ready for a 'very busy' year
Mayor Myron Bailey started his third mayoral term by welcoming newcomers Wayne Johnson and La Rae Mills to the Cottage Grove City Council Jan....
January 6, 2017 - 2:38pm
December 29, 2016
Sieben appointed to Public Utilities Commission
Sen. Katie Sieben will move from elected to appointed office. Gov. Mark Dayton on Wednesday announced he was appointing Sieben to the Minnesota...
December 29, 2016 - 6:11pm
Griffith leaves Cottage Grove Police Department with 'fond memories'
d that being a Cottage Grove public safety officer was what she wanted. Griffith came to Cottage Grove to drill with her National Guard unit,...
December 29, 2016 - 9:00am
December 28, 2016
No pay hike for Washington County commissioners in 2017
Washington County commissioners denied themselves a pay raise for 2017. At their Dec. 20 meeting, commissioners voted to keep annual 2016 salaries of $52,713 unchanged for next year. That figure has remained the same since 2009, Commissioner Karla Bigham said. “I made a commitment...
December 28, 2016 - 2:00pm
Partners in time: Peterson, Olsen leave Cottage Grove City Council after eight years
They arrived together and will leave together. Elected to Cottage Grove City Council in 2008 and re-elected in 2012, Jen Peterson and Justin...
December 28, 2016 - 9:00am
December 21, 2016
Firefighters tell of PTSD struggles at Schoen roundtable
Minnesota Legislature Angela Eder said she saw the extreme toll post-traumatic stress disorder can play on emergency workers when her firefighter...
December 21, 2016 - 2:46pm