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Rosemount teacher announces 2018 congressional run
Running strong: 300 participate in anti-bullying 5K Standing Strong
Minn. roundup: Body in Mississippi river wasn't man who fled police; Man fires 5 to 7 shots at another vehicle on 35E
Woodbury man charged with arson
Holocaust survivor to Park students: beware the bystander
crime and courts
Boys' Tennis: Raptors are headed back to state
Boys' Golf: Park gets highest SEC finish in years
Royals, Park compete in last-chance meet
Eagles win Saturday morning game to take MCAA title
Track and Field: MSA distance runner Wolfgram is back for more
Body of work: Cottage Grove artists included in Red Wing exhibition
Health briefs: Biking for health in New Richmond; blood donation opportunities
Architect of the past: Newport woman recognized for historical preservation efforts
Garage Sale Map Hunter
A heritage of giving: Domeier remembered as tireless and generous
arts and entertainment
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Viewpoint: Setting PTSD record straight
Editorial: Senate, help those suffering from mental illness
Judge Greg Galler Viewpoint: Numerous possible reasons to seek judge's removal
Sen. Dan Schoen Viewpoint: Fighting to make PTSD a workplace illness
Viewpoint: Beware of 'Can you hear me?' scam calls
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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
December 19, 2016
Schoen to convene roundtable on public safety worker PTSD
Rep. Dan Schoen will lead a meeting Tuesday, Dec. 20, on public safety workers who suffer from post-traumatic stress disorder. Schoen, DFL-St....
December 19, 2016 - 7:33am