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Opinion Brewing receives liquor license as restaurant
HyVee gains more ground
Geraghty bows out as Newport mayor; Rahm set to run
Showing support: Vigils for law enforcement draws hundreds to Cottage Grove; effort spreads
Rates drop in new South Washington County Schools insurance contract
crime and courts
Schools remain focused to beat last week's high heat
East Ridge Wrestling: Raptors build youth program from ground up
Magic finish up play at national tournament
East Ridge Legion: Raptors bow out despite stellar showing in playoffs
Park Legion: St. Paul Park ends season at sub state
Mary Poppins opens at Merrill Community Arts Center
Boys and their bubbles
Car show in St. Paul Park may switch days to avoid scheduling conflict
Cottage Grove, Woodbury splash pads endorsed by parenting magazine
Booya bash cooks up funds for Newport Fire Department
arts and entertainment
CITY OF ST PAUL PARK PUBLIC ACCURACY TEST
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NOTICE OF HEARINGCITY OF ST. PAUL PARK, MINNESOTA
Cottage Grove Police Department Auction
CITY OF COTTAGE GROVE NOTICE OF ACCURACY TEST
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District 833 School Board Viewpoint: Clarification around teacher contract negotiations
Letter to the editor: Night to Unite, help make our communities safe
Viewpoint: County attorneys face wide-ranging work
Viewpoint: Protecting the water we drink
Bulletin editorial: District 833 School Board's pay increase to superintendent was ill-timed
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February 12, 2016
St. Paul Park road projects progress
Plans for construction on St. Paul Park roads are moving forward. The city’s 2016 street and utility improvement project work includes removing and replacing pavement, curb and gutter and sanitary sewer, watermain and storm sewer improvements. Work is planned on Second Street,...
February 12, 2016 - 9:00am
February 11, 2016
Next steps for 70th Street/Jamaica roundabout OK'd
A roundabout at 70th Street and Jamaica Avenue is on its way. The Cottage Grove City Council on Feb. 3 approved plans and specifications for the project and set a bid date of March 3. Washington County Engineer Wayne Sandberg said the city and county are working together to make...
February 11, 2016 - 10:00am
Cottage Grove solar project request denied
A solar project in the city of Cottage Grove was denied Feb. 3 because of its location. SunShare, LLC wanted to add about 430 acres of land south of 100th Street between Hadley and Jamaica avenues to the areas where commercial solar gardens are allowed in the city, Cottage Grove...
February 11, 2016 - 9:00am
February 9, 2016
Dayton proposes state worker parental leave, lawmakers want more
The Democrat said he would include the plan in changes he soon will propose for the two-year state budget enacted last year. The Legislature...
February 9, 2016 - 2:33pm
St. Paul Park establishments could see liquor licenses suspended
Three St. Paul Park establishments could have their liquor licenses suspended after failing compliance checks late last year. Finja’s Liquor Store, Park Grove Bowl and Tavern 829 all sold alcohol to minors working with police during compliance checks at the end of December. Tavern...
February 9, 2016 - 12:30pm
Cottage Grove tees up River Oaks plan
The Cottage Grove City Council is stepping in to help steer the course for River Oaks. Council member Steve Dennis will lead work on a business...
February 9, 2016 - 12:00pm
Cottage Grove picks economic development director
Cottage Grove leaders named their top choice for the city’s new economic development director. The City Council unanimously voted Feb. 3...
February 9, 2016 - 11:22am
February 4, 2016
Prescott police ‘In God we trust’ bumper stickers don’t stick for long
In spite of what he described as a warm reception from community members, a Wisconsin police chief’s effort to place “In God we trust” stickers on squad cars came to an abrupt end.
February 4, 2016 - 10:47am
Washington County to re-route eastern portion of Gateway bus rapid transit line
Woodbury may host a longer section of the Gateway Corridor bus rapid transit route, thanks to a decision last month by Lake Elmo officials. The Lake Elmo City Council on Jan. 5 voted 3-2 against allowing a section of Gateway’s route to be constructed within its city limits. That...
February 4, 2016 - 8:00am
February 3, 2016
Met Council awards grants to Washington County parks projects
The Metropolitan Council awarded nearly $850,000 in grants to benefit Washington County parks projects that will be constructed in 2016.
February 3, 2016 - 12:49pm
February 2, 2016
Red Rock commission selects 12-stop BRT route
The Red Rock Corridor Commission has doubled down on its vision for a bus rapid transit system in South Washington County.
February 2, 2016 - 1:42pm
February 1, 2016
Cottage Grove nears decision on economic development director
Cottage Grove City Council members will interview two finalists for the city’s economic development director position this week. Council members will meet with Christine Costello at 6 p.m. Wednesday, before the regular council meeting, and with Douglas Borglund toward the end of...
February 1, 2016 - 2:06pm
January 29, 2016
Newport requests don't make governor's bonding proposal
Newport’s requests for state bonding funds were not part of Gov. Mark Dayton’s proposal, but the city hopes it still can get funding. Newport requested funds for two projects to install a cured-in-place liner in sanitary sewer lines and service connections, one costing about...
January 29, 2016 - 4:00pm
January 28, 2016
Newport makes sign changes
Rules about signs in Newport are changing after a U.S. Supreme Court decision this summer. “Signs ordinances have traditionally been written based on content,” Planning Director Sherri Buss said — including Newport’s — but the court ruled cities couldn’t have specific...
January 28, 2016 - 4:00pm
Public can help shape library system's future
Washington County Library users still have a few days to share their thoughts on a plan that will guide the system’s future growth. Washington County is taking comment on a draft of the library strategic plan through the end of the month. The document pulls together months of work,...
January 28, 2016 - 9:00am