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St. Paul Park police reports for Oct. 27: Drugs, theft, drunkenness
All Saints Lutheran Church's Pastor Helker arrested on suspicion of possessing child pornography
Minnesota roundup: Searchers looking for missing canoeist on Leech Lake; Woman who didn't trust banks loses $224,000 life savings in home theft
Cottage Grove and St. Paul Park change firefighter retirement programs
Cottage Grove police reports for Oct. 27: Assault, drunken driving, alcohol offense
crime and courts
Girls Soccer: Raptors offense can’t connect in state loss to Andover
Volleyball: Eagles cruise past St. Paul Harding
Volleyball: Park sweeps Highland Park to start section tournament
MN state parks to be free on day after Thanksgiving
NORTHLAND OUTDOORS: Meet a central Minnesota family whose made its living off wild rice for four generations
Crowd gathers to support Oktoberfest for Friends in Need Food Shelf
Bailey Nurseries chairman wins conservation award
Banking on Oktoberfest: Oct. 16 fundraiser in Cottage Grove helps Friends in Need Food Shelf's bottom line
Films in Five Festival gets "bigger and better"
Fans flock to Films in Five Festival in Cottage Grove
arts and entertainment
Mortgage Electronic Registration Systems, Inc vs Kritzky
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WASHINGTON COUNTY TITLE SERVICES
Clayton E. Tibbs, 73
Alice T. Talcott, 89
Roberta Swan, 66
Connie Courtade, 75
Nadine Strong, 85
Forum Communications Co. editorial endorsement: This time for president, none of the above
Letter to the editor: Lewis not part of establishment
Letter to the editor: Schoen gets work done, gets results
Letter to the editor: Vote on the future of Newport
Letter to the editor: Vote Peterson, Schoen and Jurgens
Real Estate Showcase
January 31, 2014
Editorial: Don’t scale back public access to data
School District 833 administrators recently bent the ears of local legislators, asking them to consider making changes to education law in the upcoming legislative session. Most of the requests seem well-reasoned and worthy of further discussion — from how standardized tests...
January 31, 2014 - 11:00am
December 23, 2013
Bulletin editorial: In awe of local generosity
Days after the Holiday Train left the station following the anniversary concert in Cottage Grove, the final fundraising total rolled in: a record $141,795. What a way to wrap up the historic event.
December 23, 2013 - 12:24pm
December 11, 2013
Bulletin editorial: Enjoy well-deserved Holiday Train spotlight
Cottage Grove is getting much of the attention given the event’s location but this is a celebration of the generosity of the entire south Washington County community — St. Paul Park, Newport, Grey Cloud Island and beyond.
December 11, 2013 - 10:07am
November 19, 2013
Bulletin editorial: City should play minor role in arts commission
Area artists and community theater leaders have been working with the city of Cottage Grove to establish a new commission to help grow the local arts scene. It’s an exciting project, but also one that should remain the work of volunteers with minimal city involvement.
November 19, 2013 - 12:58pm
August 30, 2013
Bulletin editorial: Want to write on ballot issues? Here are the guidelines
If you're looking to be engaged in the political process through letters to the editor -- and we hope you are -- be sure to note the following rules, which take effect for all campaign-related letters received beginning this week.
August 30, 2013 - 8:58am
August 19, 2013
Bulletin editorial: Many candidates a good sign for school district
The candidates and, more importantly, the voters and students of District 833 will benefit from a candid, clean and informative campaign.
August 19, 2013 - 8:53am
July 29, 2013
Bulletin editorial: School District 833 levy a big sell
In addition to deciding District 833 School Board elections, south Washington County voters will have big choices to make Nov. 5. Three of them, actually.
July 29, 2013 - 9:47am
February 13, 2010
Judy Spooner: Athlete interviews over-hyped
Daughter Laura, who was a fine figure skater until she hurt her knee, told me she is looking forward to watching the Winter Olympics. Of course, skating is her favorite sport. "I'll watch the ski jumping, but just before the skiers get to the end of the ramp, I close my eyes," she...
February 13, 2010 - 7:00am
January 29, 2010
Judy Spooner: Everyone has a chance to win in my Winter Olympics
I'm looking forward to watching the Winter Olympics. The skill level is so high that no one I know can come close to doing any of the sports. During the summer games, so many events are against the clock. Sitting in our favorite television-watching chairs, we physically lean into...
January 29, 2010 - 8:16am
January 15, 2010
Viewpoint: Rail getting new life
Investing in passenger rail has taken on new life across the country as the Obama administration has set a goal of developing a better passenger rail network. This goal is being compared to that of President Dwight Eisenhower when he approved the construction of the U.S. interstate...
January 15, 2010 - 8:15am
January 14, 2010
Judy Spooner: Breakfast hot at Park, but elsewhere, reception is cool
Just before the holiday vacation, District 833 Nutrition Services Director Barb Osthus made plans to quit offering breakfast to Cottage Grove...
January 14, 2010 - 7:58am
November 10, 2009
From the editor's desk: Bulletin changing with the times
Note to Web readers: The Nov. 11 print edition of the Bulletin, which is on newstands and being delivered to subscribers now, got a new look. This article details changes in the Bulletin's design. In case you didn't notice ...
November 10, 2009 - 12:04pm