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Girl identified who died in apparent drowning in central Minnesota
From an A to 'Incomplete': How N.D., Minn. political leaders grade Trump's first 100 days
Cottage Grove Arts Commission appoints new member
Hy-Vee and watershed granted sustainable city award in Cottage Grove
St. Paul Park Police reports for April 28
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Softball: Young's homer lifts Park past Woodbury
Baseball: Park slips by Woodbury with Alt no-hitter
Boys' Hockey: Vogelgesang is hired as East Ridge head coach
Prep baseball: Pitch count rule was a matter of time
Boys' Lacrosse: Raptors continue work on new systems
Park puppeteers put death through its paces for 'Addams Family' musical
Health column: You don't want to see me unless you have to
In musician's hands, vintage oil cans become electric guitars
Bexell was 'Cottage Grove's pastor'
Tao of Thao: Cottage Grove artist mixes the spiritual with the everyday
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Keith Jacobus Viewpoint: The secret of success — great teachers
Sen. Dan Schoen Viewpoint: The House majority and transit for our district
Letter to the editor: House funding plans negatively impact local communities
Letters to the editor: Legislative session, transit funding
Viewpoint: Busy construction season ahead for south Washington County
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December 30, 2016
Viewpoint: Council service has been a gratifying labor of love
My second term as a member of the Cottage Grove City Council will soon come to an end. While I look forward to spending more quality time with my family and friends, I will most definitely miss the work. Serving our shared community as a council member has been a true labor of love....
December 30, 2016 - 2:00pm
Editorial: These outgoing local officials deserve thanks
It would be difficult to find a year when south Washington County residents saw more of their local elected officials leave office than in 2016. It’s not just the number of local politicos stepping out of the scene this year that caught our attention. It’s their more than 70 combined...
December 30, 2016 - 9:00am
December 24, 2016
Letter to the editor: Sieben appreciated opportunity to serve
As my time in elected office comes to an end, I want to thank you for your support, input and collaboration over the past 14 years. It has been a great privilege to serve in the Minnesota Legislature and to represent you in St. Paul.
December 24, 2016 - 8:00am
December 18, 2016
Viewpoint: Extensive power in a presidential pardon
Pardons are like many governmental actions. Those who agree with them believe they represent a wise use of presidential authority. Those who disagree often believe that they represent an abuse of power.
December 18, 2016 - 8:00am
December 9, 2016
Editorial: Do what you can during this giving season
Year after year, the community demonstrates its generosity during the holidays.
December 9, 2016 - 9:00am
December 4, 2016
Viewpoint: Judges decide based on facts of each case
Judges are not gumball machines. That seems like a pretty simple idea to grasp.
December 4, 2016 - 9:00am
December 3, 2016
Bulletin Editorial: State your case through Truth-in-Taxation
You have a legally guaranteed opportunity to try to sway how local elected officials spend our tax dollars and how much. Use it.
December 3, 2016 - 8:00am
November 27, 2016
Viewpoint: Enjoy nature's changes happening all around
To everything, there is a season. Fall bursts in with a flash of beauty, as brilliant leaves in red and gold tumble to the ground. The local orchards and farms overflow with visitors coming to celebrate the harvest and frolic beneath the apple trees. Sometime between the Halloween...
November 27, 2016 - 8:00am
November 26, 2016
Viewpoint: Enrich student thinking through empathy
Have you ever gone to a movie and been brought to tears because of the story? Do you know someone who makes you happier just by being around them? Do you physically wince when you see someone get hurt? If you answered yes to any of these questions, you have experienced an essential...
November 26, 2016 - 9:00am
November 21, 2016
Letter to the editor: Former Bulletin reporter Judy Spooner’s historical writing is missed
There is a lack of historical stories in the Bulletin now that Judy Spooner is no longer with us. For years, Judy and I collaborated on writing stories of historical interest in south Washington County. One story she was putting together was about the family who invented the Mars...
November 21, 2016 - 8:00am
November 20, 2016
Letter to the editor: Honored by support in city council victory
I am humbled and honored by the support of Cottage Grove residents for my city council campaign. My campaign was a group effort with friends and family contributing their time and sharing support. I am indeed very thankful for each and every one. Thank you, residents, for your support...
November 20, 2016 - 1:00pm
Commentary: Trump victory sounds familiar to Minnesotans
He shocked the world by winning election as a most unconventional candidate.
November 20, 2016 - 8:00am
Letter to the editor: East Ridge's Coach Zebrowski deserved better
An article was published in the South Washington County Bulletin on Nov. 9 presenting excerpts from a termination letter written by the school district to a coach in the East Ridge High School volleyball program. I do not doubt the information of public record was quoted accurately,...
November 20, 2016 - 8:00am
November 19, 2016
Who said it: Trump or Ventura?
ST. PAUL—Former Minnesota Gov. Jesse Ventura wrote in Time Magazine that he does not understand why the media compare him to President-elect...
November 19, 2016 - 3:00pm
Letter to the editor: Proud of issues-based Cottage Grove city race
I’d like to take a moment to congratulate my fellow city council candidates on running an issues-focused race. We ran a good race that stayed on the issues before the city of Cottage Grove. I am extremely proud that our race did not include any personal attacks or deviate from the...
November 19, 2016 - 11:00am