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Smaller crowd greets Holiday Train in Cottage Grove, but fundraising gathering late steam
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Wrestling: Park is building with new roster of wrestlers
Gymnastics: Park vaults past visiting Mounds View
Boys' Hockey: Park falls to Mounds View on late goal
Boys' Hockey: Raptors keep it close with Stillwater
Girls' Hockey: Raptors bounce back with two SEC wins
'Two from Galilee' musical opens at Light the Way Church in Cottage Grove
Holiday Train makes 14th-annual stop Friday in Cottage Grove
PHOTO GALLERY: See the Cottage Grove holiday lights contest winners and nominees
Sugar rush: Annual cookie sale draws a large crowd in St. Paul Park
‘Ugly Christmas Sweater’ run/walk Sunday in Cottage Grove for hungry students
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April 1, 2015
New terrain: Cottage Grove resident climbs Kilimanjaro two days after running a marathon
Sharon Nollan has run 45 marathons on six different continents. And as of last month, that may no longer be her greatest personal accomplishment. It’s...
April 1, 2015 - 2:27pm
January 13, 2015
Olympian on the slopes: Nick Goepper visits Afton Alps
It was a bit of a flashback for Nick Goepper Jan. 10 at Afton Alps. Everywhere he looked, he saw younger versions of himself, with young skiers...
January 13, 2015 - 3:04pm
January 12, 2015
PWER Nordic Skiing: PWER competes at Mesabi invite
At the largest Nordic ski meet in the nation — the Mesabi Invitational — the PWER program showed progress across the board en route to a 21st place finish on the boys side and a 15th place finish on the girls side. It wasn’t exactly the standout performance that’s going to...
January 12, 2015 - 12:55pm
July 27, 2014
Championship Course: Oakwood hosts amateur world championships
Arizona native Ryan Mapus was frustrated with himself last Wednesday. Mapus carded fours on two of the holes he considered to be the easiest...
July 27, 2014 - 9:59am
July 3, 2014
Gently down the stream: three MSA grads row for Gophers
The first time Mikayla Dalton got out of the boat, she didn’t feel too well. “I was seasick,” she said. “I was like ‘oh my gosh, this...
July 3, 2014 - 11:45am
June 30, 2014
Coyotes sweep Indians
Player-manager Randy Schmidt felt the friction between his team. After the Coyotes split last Thursday night with the Krunch, who were 0-4 on...
June 30, 2014 - 10:25am
November 5, 2013
Cycling: McEnaney holding offseason training at Penn Cycle starting Nov. 7
Starting this week, Bob McEnaney - a certified coach through both USA Triathlon and USA Cycling – will be hosting his annual group indoor cycling...
November 5, 2013 - 10:57am
September 30, 2013
Lindsey Vonn coming to Afton Alps on Friday
Olympic champion and Minnesota native Lindsey Vonn will return to the hills of her youth Friday in Washington County. Vonn, the lone American woman to win Olympic gold in the downhill event, will have a meet-and-greet event at 6 p.m. Friday at Afton Alps Ski Area. According...
September 30, 2013 - 3:45pm
March 13, 2013
Cabela's releases rendering of Woodbury store, announces builder
Officials on Wednesday released a rendering of what the proposed 85,000 square-foot Woodbury Cabela's store will look like. Log construction,...
March 13, 2013 - 10:19am
August 3, 2012
Newport approves changes to deer hunt policy
A metro bow hunting organization will conduct annual deer hunts on public land in Newport under an update to the city's ordinance OK'd recently by City Council members. The updated ordinance allows members of the Metro Bowhunters Resource Base to hunt deer in spacious Loveland Park...
August 3, 2012 - 1:18pm
July 25, 2012
Cottage Grove land among property sought in Washington County legacy program
Washington County officials have identified a Cottage Grove area as one of its top four targets for the next phase of a voter-approved conservation program. County planners have pegged the 1,078-acre Mississippi Bend area in the city's southwest corner as one area Washington County...
July 25, 2012 - 9:17am
August 31, 2011
Shorefront mural gives Newport a river view
For boaters cruising the Mississippi River, there's now little doubt they're floating past Newport. A Newport volunteer group recently put the...
August 31, 2011 - 7:34am
July 27, 2011
Cody Fudally had just completed a three-mile foot race where he battled flames, long hills, mud puddles and high winds. "I'm actually kind of...
July 27, 2011 - 10:15am
July 11, 2011
Cottage Grove dog park opens
It was hard to tell who was having the most fun at the opening of the WAG Farms Dog Park in Cottage Grove on Saturday morning. Dogs were meeting...
July 11, 2011 - 8:19am
July 8, 2011
Dog park has official opening in Cottage Grove
Sure, Ellen Nelson Edwards and Dick Swanson like the new WAG Farms Dog Park. But, more importantly: What do their pooches think? "They've both given it their tail wag of approval, I guess you could say," Nelson Edwards said. "It makes it all worth it when you see that." It was...
July 8, 2011 - 12:05pm