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Suspect identified in shooting of two South St. Paul officers
Sheriff's Office receives funds for drug response: County Board briefs
Corrections officer dies after assault at Stillwater prison
Construction begins on Catherine Drive-area developments
County chips away at regional park purchases
crime and courts
Cottage Grove softball teams earn sportsmanship awards
VFW Baseball: Woodbury, East Ridge, Cottage Grove prepare for district playoffs
Kaitlyn Rocco, Delaney Young play for Team Minnesota in Border Battle
Black and Blue Tournament helps lacrosse players learn and grow
Legion Baseball: Woodbury, East Ridge compete in Gopher Classic
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
STORAGE SALE 7/18/18: Acorn Mini Storage, Cottage Grove, MN
CITY OF NEWPORT: Notice of Public Hearing at 5:30 pm on August 9, 2018
Informal Appointment of Personal Representative for Gary Joseph Hammond
St. Paul Park Public Hearing on July 9, 2018.
Notice of Foreclosure Sale: U.S. Bank National Assoc. v. Dana Heutmaker, et al.
Renewal by Andersen keeps up expansion trend
Event hall renovations complete at Little Log House Pioneer Village
Muddy Cow restaurant stampedes into Cottage Grove this fall
Planet Fitness coming to Cottage Grove
Fraser opens in Woodbury
Place a Business Announcement
Cynthia (Mooney) Imholte
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
Editorial: Court recording decision is a good start
Editorial: Minnesota right to license trainers
Viewpoint: Reopened Ravine Regional Park is a delight
Column: Stay informed with 3M working groups
Letter: Stop the talking and put words into action
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Viewpoint: 2017 was a year of 'watermark' accomplishments for Cottage Grove
As a community service, I enjoy providing an annual "Year in Review" detailing the City's achievements: Public Safety
January 20, 2018 - 12:00pm
January 11, 2018
The flu is here. Make sure you're prepared
Last year during the 2016-2017 flu season, hospitalizations from influenza increased almost 143 percent over the previous season. The flu can...
January 11, 2018 - 8:18pm
December 24, 2017
Viewpoint: The importance of career and college readiness
As we near the end of 2017, we reflect on what has brought us to today and look forward to all that lies ahead. For us at South Washington County...
December 24, 2017 - 7:49am
December 21, 2017
Column: Endorsement letters are advertisements
Frankly, our opinion pages have been used and some would say abused by campaigns to promote candidates and political events. Many of the letters read like advertisements because they are advertisements. That is why, effective today, RiverTown will charge for letters endorsing candidates....
December 21, 2017 - 10:38am
December 15, 2017
Rep. Tony Jurgens viewpoint: Investigating water pollution lawsuit
Is our water safe to drink? It's a question that is asked every time a new report is issued citing that industrial chemicals have been found...
December 15, 2017 - 11:00am
November 8, 2017
Viewpoint: With REAL ID extension granted, next fix must be MNLARS
We received some good news recently when the federal government granted Minnesota a REAL ID extension until October 2018. Last session, we approved...
November 8, 2017 - 8:00pm
October 25, 2017
Great flavors to be found in light lager beers
This week I am going to talk about a style of beer enjoyed by nearly 90 percent of regular beer drinkers: light lager. Just for a little reference,...
October 25, 2017 - 12:27pm
October 24, 2017
Viewpoint: Stay informed and vote on Nov. 7
On Nov. 7 our community will be asked to cast their vote on three referendum questions. Like 99 percent of school districts across Minnesota,...
October 24, 2017 - 7:48pm
October 23, 2017
Viewpoint: Adapting to a changing climate
I'll never forget the time that I got lost running on the trails at Jay Cooke State Park in the pouring rain. My friends and I were up north for a 1980s-style girls weekend camping trip (more on that another time) and I was training for my second Grandma's Marathon. Early in the morning,...
October 23, 2017 - 8:00am
October 14, 2017
Wild Side column: Sweetness attracts stingers
Our apple crop last year was near zero because the blossoms were killed by late-spring frosts. This year our orchard produced an abundance of...
October 14, 2017 - 2:45pm
October 2, 2017
Viewpoint: Funding our schools is a shared responsibility
On my way home from work recently, I stopped at a store to pick up a few items. As I checked out, I was struck by the cost of the items. Grocery...
October 2, 2017 - 7:40pm
A view from an economist: Trump speech to UN on socialism, payments, women
Donald Trump's address to the United Nations on Sept. 19 focused on many political issues that have clear economic implications. Let's consider the economics of these topics in two separate columns in the River Falls Journal. 1."Wherever true socialism or communism has been adopted,...
October 2, 2017 - 5:00pm
September 29, 2017
Wildside column: Flowing rivers inspire thoughts of connections
My paternal grandfather was a tall guy who grew up in upstate New York and was an avid hunter and fisherman. He coached me in fishing for trout...
September 29, 2017 - 4:00pm
September 10, 2017
Viewpoint: Washington County is open to business
Washington County is growing rapidly, with both residents and businesses seeking a home in the county. In Washington County, 86 percent of businesses have fewer than 20 employees, and the county has more than 17,000 self-employed businesses. Many of these small businesses are operated...
September 10, 2017 - 8:00am
September 1, 2017
Viewpoint: Successful living and learning are based on relationships
As the summer vacation winds down for our students, the excitement of a new year comes, in part, from the opportunity for students to rekindle...
September 1, 2017 - 8:45am