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Communication and connectivity: Ethiopian 'Immersion Lab' in Woodbury prepares to wrap up proposals
State of the city: Development on the horizon in Newport
'Iron Curtain' tales reach the screen: Woodbury Romanian tell her stories in new documentary
Bushels of fun: Oktoberfest fundraiser gathers donation for food shelf in St. Paul Park
Meyer Distributing to set up shop in Newport
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Girls' soccer: Raptors headed to state with 2-1 section final win over Mounds View
New bridge at Belwin Conservancy connects students to nature
Volleyball: Raptors top Stillwater, then claim SEC title with win over Forest Lake
Boys' soccer: Raptors top Wolfpack to advance to section semfinal
Adapted soccer: Thunderbolts stretch undefeated streak to six games
Q&A: Wisconsin company utilizes horses in learning
Two churches meet: St. Ambrose welcomes members of sister parish from Cuba
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Seven seniors present BFA thesis exhibitions at UW-River Falls
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SOUTH WASHINGTON CO. SCHOOL DIST: 10/5/17 Board Minutes
CITY OF COTTAGE GROVE: Environmental Review- C.G. Business Park
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U.S. Bank National Assoc. v. Becky Dvorak, et al
Patricia "Patty" Taylor
John J. Itschert
Parker James Brown
Steven R. Krech
A view from an economist: Trump UN speech on trade and jobs
Wild Side column: Sweetness attracts stingers
Editorial: Expect that school bus to stop
Viewpoint: Funding our schools is a shared responsibility
A view from an economist: Trump speech to UN on socialism, payments, women
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May 16, 2017
Viewpoint: Beware of 'Can you hear me?' scam calls
"Can you hear me?" "Are you there?" "Is this you?" Most people have been asked these questions in a phone call. News outlets and organizations across the country report that people are receiving calls from individuals who ask questions designed to get a "yes" answer. But responding...
May 16, 2017 - 8:00am
May 14, 2017
Editorial: Nursing home workers care — and we should, too
The American Health Care Association established National Nursing Home Week in 1967. For 50 years, the designation has provided a dedicated time...
May 14, 2017 - 8:00am
May 12, 2017
Watershed District recruits 10 water stewards
When Jack MacKenzie was a golf course superintendent, he never had time to take care of his own lawn at home. The long hours of the job also left little time for hobbies he enjoys like camping up north in the Boundary Waters. After a job change, he dove into new projects in his local...
May 12, 2017 - 5:00pm
May 2, 2017
Editorial: We can breathe easier, but for how long?
Two in five U.S. citizens live where pollution levels are too dangerous to breathe. That's according to the annual American Lung Association...
May 2, 2017 - 10:21am
April 29, 2017
Keith Jacobus Viewpoint: The secret of success — great teachers
As we quickly move toward the completion of another school year and we prepare to say goodbye to our graduating class, I have been thinking about...
April 29, 2017 - 6:00am
April 28, 2017
Sen. Dan Schoen Viewpoint: The House majority and transit for our district
"It was once said that the moral test of government is how that government treats those who are in the dawn of life, the children; those who...
April 28, 2017 - 12:23pm
Letter to the editor: House funding plans negatively impact local communities
The actions of the Legislature have a direct effect on our communities. We are specifically concerned about two proposals from the Minnesota House of Representatives that have negative impacts on our cities and property taxes.
April 28, 2017 - 11:45am
April 17, 2017
Letters to the editor: Legislative session, transit funding
Anti-terror, rail safety measures in public safety bill In the Legislature, we've been passing our budget bills in a number of areas including...
April 17, 2017 - 7:19am
April 8, 2017
Viewpoint: Busy construction season ahead for south Washington County
Building and repairing Washington County infrastructure is a core component of county government. There will be four major infrastructure projects...
April 8, 2017 - 7:00am
April 5, 2017
Editorial: Brexit hits closer to home than you think
On March 29, the United Kingdom sent a letter to the European Union invoking Article 50 of the Lisbon Treaty, beginning the two-year separation...
April 5, 2017 - 8:00am
April 2, 2017
Keith Jacobus viewpoint: Recognizing key people in our system
As part of our strategic plan to enhance our climate and culture, new this year is the acknowledgement of a select group of our workforce of more than 3,500 full- and part-time employees.
April 2, 2017 - 8:00am
April 1, 2017
Rep. Tony Jurgens viewpoint: House budget has $1.35B in tax relief
Minnesota House Republicans have unveiled their budget targets for the upcoming biennium, and I'm pleased with a number of the priorities. With...
April 1, 2017 - 7:00am
Sen. Dan Schoen viewpoint: GOP majorities must change their tune
Last week, we started to see the priorities of the Senate GOP majority, based on their budget proposals. I was presented with the recommendations...
April 1, 2017 - 7:00am
March 26, 2017
Viewpoint: Research highlights importance of water conservation
There's a problem brewing beneath our feet in Washington County.
March 26, 2017 - 7:00am
March 25, 2017
Letters to the editor: Park High School orchestra program
Readers weigh in on a potential change to the Park High School orchestra program.
March 25, 2017 - 7:00am