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Driver rescued after car plunges off Wal-Mart embankment in Cottage Grove
Cottage Grove police forming body camera plan
Washington County tables CTIB dissolution as moot
Economic aid in legislative spotlight
Business briefs: Husaby earns honor; YSB hires new coordinator
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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: Research highlights importance of water conservation
Letters to the editor: Park High School orchestra program
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?
Real Estate Showcase
July 21, 2016
Area rivers, lakes make ‘polluted’ list
Several waters in south Washington County are listed as having some kind of impairment.
July 21, 2016 - 4:30pm
Giant bridge segments hauled downriver from Grey Cloud Island
It's finally starting to look like a bridge. The concrete-and-cable span that will become the St. Croix River bridge is taking shape between...
July 21, 2016 - 10:26am
July 19, 2016
Candlelight vigil for police officers held all week
There will be a candlelight vigil held on the 80th Street bridge in Cottage Grove every night at 9 p.m. through Sunday, July 24. The first vigil...
July 19, 2016 - 3:00pm
July 14, 2016
Rising river levels -- but not floods -- forecast for river towns on Mississippi, St. Croix
River towns from Stillwater to Red Wing are expected to see water levels rise over the next few days, though forecasts are not showing flood stage being reached. The St. Croix River in Stillwater was at 80 feet Thursday morning and was expected to crest at about 85 feet early Sunday,...
July 14, 2016 - 10:56am
July 12, 2016
Memorializing her life: Danielle Jelinek's parents reflect
Ed and Jan Jelinek reflect on their late daughter, Danielle.
July 12, 2016 - 4:00pm
July 8, 2016
Authorities: Malfunction caused bus on I-94 to display 'call police' message
A metro bus headed eastbound on Interstate 94 created a false alarm during Friday's morning rush hour. The bus was seen displaying “call police” on its overhead display, prompting two Washington County sheriff's deputies to respond. The bus was pulled over at 7:42 a.m. just east...
July 8, 2016 - 9:53am
June 23, 2016
Queen Esther Chapter to celebrate 100th anniversary at open house in St. Paul Park
The Queen Esther chapter of the Order of Eastern Star has been quietly active in south Washington County for 100 years. Known for its huge holiday...
June 23, 2016 - 8:00am
June 22, 2016
Newport apartment project moves forward
Plans for an apartment complex adjacent to the Newport Transit Station are moving forward. MWF Properties received a conditional use permit last week for its 42-unit Red Rock Square Family Housing Development on the west side of the transit station along Maxwell Avenue and north of...
June 22, 2016 - 8:00am
June 21, 2016
Cottage Grove senior housing project opened to others
The next senior housing project in Cottage Grove won’t be limited to seniors. Dominium’s 184-unit affordable apartment building planned near White Pine Senior Living was intended to only serve seniors, who city officials say lack affordable housing options. Now the developer is...
June 21, 2016 - 3:00pm
June 18, 2016
Work on Highway 61/10 intersection to begin in July
The Minnesota Department of Transportation (MnDOT) soon will start construction on the intersection of Highways 61 and 10 just north of Hastings....
June 18, 2016 - 8:00am
May 27, 2016
Afton resident part of Pulitzer-winning AP reporting team
Afton resident Robin McDowell has spent her career traveling around the world as a reporter for the Associated Press. McDowell’s career has taken her to such countries at Cambodia, Thailand, Myanmar and most recently Indonesia. “There’s no shortage of stories, that’s for...
May 27, 2016 - 8:00am
April 13, 2016
Revving up: Weekly car show to begin May 11 in St. Paul Park
Calling all cars: the St. Paul Park-Newport Lions Club will host a weekly car show beginning May 11. The gathering will take place 6-9 p.m. Wednesdays at the Lions Club on Fifth Street and Broadway Avenue in St. Paul Park. That time slot may strike a familiar chord to folks who used...
April 13, 2016 - 8:00am
April 6, 2016
'A Little Night Music' opens April 8 in Woodbury
Woodbury Community Theatre welcomes spring to the Black Box Theatre with “A Little Night Music,” a musical by Stephen Sondheim. The show,...
April 6, 2016 - 8:00am
March 17, 2016
High-tech treasure hunt: State parks offer free geocaching activity
With warmer weather last weekend, Afton State Park was full of people looking to fit in some outdoor activity. And for those who want to do something...
March 17, 2016 - 8:00am
February 18, 2016
Watershed district to clear 20 acres of invasive plants at Ravine Regional Park
It may seem slightly nuts to clear brush in Cottage Grove Ravine Regional Park in the middle of February. That’s by design, says Andy Schilling,...
February 18, 2016 - 8:02am