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National Karate moves to larger space
Dog euthanized after ‘horrific’ pack attack at Cottage Grove park
Newport to pursue Verizon tower
Man arrested in Afton in possible hostage situation
2017 plans include road work around Cottage Grove
crime and courts
2016 preview: Swimming and diving teams boast talented returners
2016 preview: New Life Academy boys soccer enters season with high expectations
2016 preview: New Life Academy girls soccer boasts new look in new season
2016 preview: New Life Academy girls tennis ready for plenty of road matches
2016 preview: Park boys soccer returns 10 seniors from '15 squad
Teen already has several "opening credits" in film career
Heritage Days draws crowds with new and old attractions
St. Paul Park Heritage Days parade
More visible location boosts numbers at weekly car show
Garelicks to be Heritage Days parade grand marshals
arts and entertainment
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2017 PAVEMENT MGMT
Georgia M. Christenson, 67
Irving C. Jerry, 87
Melroy Englert, 76
Karen A. Blau, 58
Delores L. Burgmeier, 83
Letter to the editor: Thank you to the kind people in Cottage Grove
Letter to the editor: Sell River Oaks and stop the losses
Letter to the editor: Enjoyed teaching driver's ed
Viewpoint: Cottage Grove positions River Oaks Golf Course for future success
Viewpoint: Find creepy crawlies in Cottage Grove
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March 31, 2016
GOP 2nd District debate Thursday in Hastings
The Minnesota 2nd Congressional District Republican Party has scheduled a U.S. House candidate debate from 6-8:30 p.m. Thursday, March 31, at the Hastings High School Auditorium.
March 31, 2016 - 11:23am
March 16, 2016
Broadband, racial equity top Dayton's budget wish list
ST. PAUL -- Giving all Minnesotans equal access to high-speed Internet and promoting racial economic equality are Gov. Mark Dayton's top requests...
March 16, 2016 - 12:28pm
March 15, 2016
Sen. Sieben rolls out paid family leave plan
Sen. Katie Sieben proposes all Minnesota workers have access to a paid family and medical leave program. Sieben, DFL-Cottage Grove, last week...
March 15, 2016 - 3:35pm
March 10, 2016
Schoen, Democrats try to expand gun background checks
A new effort to require background checks on all Minnesota gun buyers began Thursday, but gun owner groups, Republicans and some rural Democrats...
March 10, 2016 - 4:54pm
Dayton spells out legislative plan in State of the State
Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton laid out a plan for the 2016 legislative session Wednesday night, ranging from expanding broadband high-speed Internet...
March 10, 2016 - 1:35pm
March 8, 2016
House fails to pass Range unemployment bill on opening day
Nearly all Minnesota lawmakers say the state should extend unemployment benefits to laid-off Iron Range workers, but the state House failed to...
March 8, 2016 - 7:58pm
March 7, 2016
Area lawmakers anticipate 'divisive' session
One of the shortest legislative sessions also could be one of the most divisive, according to south Washington County lawmakers. “I would...
March 7, 2016 - 11:30am
March 2, 2016
Rubio, Sanders do not dominate delegate count
Minnesota’s part of Super Tuesday produced super turnouts and some different results than most of the 11 other states weighing in on the nominees...
March 2, 2016 - 9:59am
March 1, 2016
South Washington County Republicans turn out in big numbers, support Cruz
Republicans showed up in big numbers in south Washington County, reflecting the trend across the state for both parties in Minnesota’s precinct...
March 1, 2016 - 10:16pm
Sanders pulls ahead at busy Cottage Grove DFL caucus
Cottage Grove Middle School was overflowing with Democratic caucus-goers Tuesday night, many of them attending for the first time — and many...
March 1, 2016 - 9:49pm
February 25, 2016
Caucus 'opens' political season
ST. PAUL — Presidential candidates have given Minnesota a bit more love than usual this year as the state holds its precinct caucuses on a day when more presidential nomination delegates will be picked than any other. It is a day that could make or break a campaign. As part of Super...
February 25, 2016 - 9:00am
February 22, 2016
South St. Paul's Claflin makes House 54A bid
Warren Claflin of South St. Paul announced he is seeking the DFL endorsement for the District 54A House seat.
February 22, 2016 - 2:16pm
February 17, 2016
Klobuchar: 'Love my job,' not seeking justice position
U.S. Sen. Amy Klobuchar says she has a job, which includes vetting any U.S. Supreme Court nominee, and is not seeking a position herself on the high court.
February 17, 2016 - 5:01pm
St. Paul Park mayor seeking state House seat
St. Paul Park Mayor Keith Franke wants to take the next political step. Franke said Wednesday he will seek the GOP endorsement for the District...
February 17, 2016 - 1:00pm
February 4, 2016
Cottage Grove council member to run for House
Cottage Grove City Council member Jen Peterson is making another run for state office. Peterson announced Thursday she will seek the DFL endorsement...
February 4, 2016 - 3:57pm