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Otlman Middle school, local churches recognized by Washington County for Adopt-a-Highway efforts
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Boys Basketball: Raptors hold off Chanhassen in season opener
Season Preview: Park girls basketball looks to replace standout players
Season Preview: Park's top two scorers return to court
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Boys Hockey: Park gets off to a strong start
‘Ugly Christmas Sweater’ run/walk Sunday in Cottage Grove for hungry students
Try these 4 innovative Thanksgiving leftover recipes
Take a hike: Free admission Friday to all Minnesota State Parks
Thankful for help: Volunteers pack 340 Thanksgiving meals for south Washington County families
Pine Hill students learn and share at annual Project Expo
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Bulletin Editorial: State your case through Truth-in-Taxation
Viewpoint: Enjoy nature's changes happening all around
Viewpoint: Enrich student thinking through empathy
Letter to the editor: Former Bulletin reporter Judy Spooner’s historical writing is missed
Letter to the editor: Honored by support in city council victory
Real Estate Showcase
August 28, 2016
Letter to the editor: Sell River Oaks and stop the losses
After reading recent letters, I can tell there are others with feelings of frustration about the city-owned golf course.
August 28, 2016 - 8:28am
August 21, 2016
Letter to the editor: Enjoyed teaching driver's ed
Thank you to all the students and parents of District 833 whom I’ve had the privilege to work with over the past 29 years. It has been a rare opportunity for someone, just by luck, to fall into an opportunity where I was qualified, available and wise enough to accept the opportunity....
August 21, 2016 - 7:00am
August 20, 2016
Viewpoint: Cottage Grove positions River Oaks Golf Course for future success
Earlier this year, the Cottage Grove City Council took a unique approach to the management of the River Oaks Golf Course. In an attempt to improve our financial position, the council stepped in to act as board of directors and appointed me in the role of general manager where I have...
August 20, 2016 - 7:00am
August 14, 2016
Viewpoint: Find creepy crawlies in Cottage Grove
“And this, my little friends, is a leech!” Despite the collective chorus of “ewws,” every kid in the group rushed forward to get a better look at the wriggling creature I held out in my plastic spoon. We were standing on a path near Meadowgrass Avenue in Cottage Grove where...
August 14, 2016 - 7:00am
August 13, 2016
Letter to the editor: Concerned about River Oaks plan
As a lifelong resident of the area and homeowner in Cottage Grove for almost 20 years, I am certainly in favor of anything to make River Oaks self sufficient. I have golfed the course more times than I can count and wish them nothing but success. However, as I have been in the hospitality...
August 13, 2016 - 7:00am
Letter to the editor: Supper club a ‘poor idea’
Seriously, now we want to spend more money at River Oaks Golf Course to open a supper club? Also, we are going to spend thousands on a remodel? Who approved all of this and when do the citizens get to have a say in this? I helped open River Oaks with Bruce Anderson. We made money...
August 13, 2016 - 7:00am
August 6, 2016
Letter to the editor: First tentative contract agreement was not fair
I am writing in response to the letter placed on the South Washington County School District website from the School Board members. The letter is written as facts about the teacher negotiations. The letter insinuates that the teachers are not telling the truth about what has been...
August 6, 2016 - 3:00pm
Viewpoint: Public support of law enforcement in Cottage Grove amazing after two tragic weeks
During a span of less than three weeks in July, the citizens of this nation, this state and the Twin Cities have experienced heartbreak and loss for the lives lost in tragic shootings across this nation. What turned out to be one tragic day after another, the incidents took place...
August 6, 2016 - 7:00am
July 30, 2016
Viewpoint: South Washington County should be part of regional transit equation
As a fast-growing county, we need to work together to meet the demands this growth presents. According to the Metropolitan Council, Washington County is expected to add 100,000 residents by 2040. As a region, we need to prepare for that growth responsibly. In the 2016 Washington County...
July 30, 2016 - 6:00am
July 25, 2016
District 833 School Board Viewpoint: Clarification around teacher contract negotiations
The School Board of South Washington County Schools would like to thank our employees for working together with us to pass our operating levy and to delay contract negotiations until November. We are very proud of our success in achieving much-needed funding to prevent layoffs and...
July 25, 2016 - 8:15am
July 23, 2016
Letter to the editor: Night to Unite, help make our communities safe
We’re sure you’ve heard that Night to Unite is a time for neighbors to get together and give crime a going away party. But what does that really mean? When neighbors know and look out for one another their neighborhoods are safer. When citizens feel connected to their community...
July 23, 2016 - 6:00am
July 17, 2016
Viewpoint: County attorneys face wide-ranging work
When I was practicing law part of my work included representing a number of cities and townships. One day a man called and asked if I was the city attorney for a certain city. I told him that I was. He then began to tell me about a problem that he had with a car that he had recently...
July 17, 2016 - 3:00pm
July 10, 2016
Viewpoint: Protecting the water we drink
In November, the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources approved a five-year plan for managing groundwater resources in the north and east metro in an area that includes all of Washington and Ramsey counties, plus portions of Anoka County (southeast) and Hennepin County (east of...
July 10, 2016 - 9:00am
July 3, 2016
Bulletin editorial: District 833 School Board's pay increase to superintendent was ill-timed
July 3, 2016 - 7:00am
July 2, 2016
Letter to the editor: School District 8 33 prioritizes superintendent pay over teachers
It’s time to prioritize taxpayer dollars and support our teachers and classrooms.
July 2, 2016 - 9:00am