Skip to main content
As radio host, Rep. Jason Lewis questioned seriousness of sexual harassment, CNN reports
253-unit luxury apartment complex coming to Woodbury
Todd Bol leaves lasting legacy through Little Libraries
Holiday Train will return Dec. 10
We asked, they answered: Washington County Sheriff candidates
crime and courts
Boys Soccer: East Ridge loses in shootout to Stillwater in section championship
Boys and Girls Cross Country: Woodbury, East Ridge, Park compete at SEC Championships
Football: East Ridge, Park finish the regular season with wins
Girls Swimming and Diving: East Ridge wins rivalry over Woodbury, Park falls to Forest Lake
Known deer disease EHD discovered in southeast Minnesota
2017 story: St. Paul Park church to hold artisan fair
Falteisek to perform in holiday concert in Woodbury
A soldier's journey: Cottage Grove officer, veteran shares story in new cable documentary
New Life Academy musical 'Singin' in the Rain' set to make a splash
A Halloween bash: Cottage Grove Strawberry Fest celebrates with 10th annual parade
arts and entertainment
CITY OF NEWPORT: Public Hearing 11/1/18 Amend Ord Sec 2-23-Salaries
CITY OF NEWPORT: 10/31/18 Public Hearing
SOUTH WASHINGTON CO. SCHOOLS: Bids for Roof Repairs on Lake Jr High
CITY OF COTTAGE GROVE: Ordinance 996
CITY OF COTTAGE GROVE: Ad For Bids- HERO Center - Firing Range
After 65 years in Newport, John Bartl Hardware store closing its doors
Merger between disability service providers may mean larger Washington County presence
3M funds over 90 district teacher project requests
Minnesota-born SuperAmerica becomes Speedway
TJ Maxx, HomeGoods to open this month
Place a Business Announcement
Michael Alan Christianson
Gladys H. Stark
Gregory B. Law
Robert F. Hofmann
Janice and Rodger Pereyra
Tina Folch for House Representative
Throwing Away $122 Million of Our
Despite Family Threats, Denny McNamara Stood Up For Us
Karla Bigham - Fighting for
Tina Folch Supports Us, Not Insurance Industry
Hoppe for Sheriff
Debunking Misleading Healthcare Ads on Folch
Support for Tina Riehle for Stillwater Area School Board
Stan Karwoski Re-election
Submit a Political Letter
Real Estate Showcase
Real Estate Showcase Ad Submission
Real Estate Showcase current ads
October 11, 2018
Column: Journalism is under attack, but what's new?
"Editing a paper is a nice business," Charles K. Blandin once wrote. He was being sarcastic. Still, he believed in the free press and made it...
October 11, 2018 - 3:00pm
September 24, 2018
Column: Take care of septic system to avoid catastrophe
During my sophomore year of high school, my mother and I moved into a new house on the edge of town. Surrounded by thick bushy pines and nestled...
September 24, 2018 - 5:00am
September 13, 2018
Column: Welcome to the new school year
Last week, we were excited to welcome back our students and staff for the 2018-19 school year! While the excitement of the new school year is...
September 13, 2018 - 5:00pm
Column: New school year is new opportunity to talk safety
It is my pleasure to welcome students of all ages back to classrooms, campuses and everywhere else you are building new skills and pursuing your...
September 13, 2018 - 5:00am
August 5, 2018
Viewpoint: Six ways Cottage Grove is making progress
In bookmarking the past four years, I've been contemplating some of the progress our city has achieved. The following snapshot covers six key...
August 5, 2018 - 5:00am
July 15, 2018
Viewpoint: Reopened Ravine Regional Park is a delight
I love parks, and I have just fallen in love all over again. Anyone who was able to make it to the reopened Cottage Grove Ravine Regional Park...
July 15, 2018 - 5:00am
July 12, 2018
Column: Stay informed with 3M working groups
On Feb. 20, 2018 — the same day I was sworn in as state senator — news broke that the state settled its lawsuit against the 3M for...
July 12, 2018 - 2:53pm
May 23, 2018
Column: Academic year was one of achievements
The month of May ushers in a number of end of the year celebrations that highlight and honor the achievements of our students. At the high school...
May 23, 2018 - 12:00pm
May 21, 2018
Angie Hong column: The do-good guide to gardening
There's no such thing as a free lunch but, if you know where to look, you might get free (or discounted) plants for a garden instead. The east...
May 21, 2018 - 6:59pm
Viewpoint: Successes include safeguarding 3M settlement monies
The 2018 legislative session has come to a close, and while the final days were hectic, we did approve a number of common sense provisions and...
May 21, 2018 - 1:47pm
May 10, 2018
Top spring injuries and how to stay safe
By Dr. Kristi Trussell. She is the assistant medical director of The Urgency Room in Woodbury, Eagan and Vadnais Heights, Minn. After being...
May 10, 2018 - 4:25pm
April 29, 2018
Viewpoint: Together we are SoWashCo
At South Washington County Schools, we have a motto — "Together we are SoWashCo". To me, it means that if we all work together towards...
April 29, 2018 - 12:00pm
March 30, 2018
Viewpoint: School and student safety
I was a high school principal at a school south of Denver when the Columbine High School shooting took place. Although there had been school...
March 30, 2018 - 7:49am
March 25, 2018
Column: Improving threat assessment at schools
Ever since the tragic events in Parkland, Florida, I've heard from local residents, parents, teachers, and administrators about a need to improve...
March 25, 2018 - 7:49am
March 23, 2018
Column: My first month as your new state senator
It is an honor to be your new state senator. I am glad to be working on your behalf in a bipartisan manner that puts people first. During my first month on the job, I have been busy introducing legislation, meeting with constituents, and participating in hearings held by the committees...
March 23, 2018 - 5:00pm