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September 30, 2013
Lindsey Vonn coming to Afton Alps on Friday
September 30, 2013 - 3:45pm
March 13, 2013
Company officials released this image -- a rendering of what the Woodbury Cabela's store should look like after its 2014 opening.
Cabela's releases rendering of Woodbury store, announces builder
March 13, 2013 - 10:19am
August 3, 2012
Newport approves changes to deer hunt policy
August 3, 2012 - 1:18pm
July 25, 2012
Cottage Grove land among property sought in Washington County legacy program
July 25, 2012 - 9:17am
August 31, 2011
Jen Knutson, a member of the Newport on the Move volunteer group, applies sealant last week  to the new mosaic at Newport's Grove Street Overlook Park next to the Mississippi River. The group hopes the mosaic will serve as a welcome sign to boaters on the river.
Shorefront mural gives Newport a river view
August 31, 2011 - 7:34am
July 27, 2011
As Warrior Dash runners neared the end of the race, they were forced to clear a blazing fire. Any hot heels were cooled moments later when they entered the last obstacle: a mudhole placed beneath barbwire.
Mad Dash
July 27, 2011 - 10:15am
July 11, 2011
Meka (left) and Capone run ahead of their owners in the background. Without leashes, dogs are free to run in the dog park. The dogs are wet from rolling in some water in the large dog area of the park. Andrew Opp said he plans to wash Meka off with a garden hose at home. Bulletin photo by Judy Spooner
Cottage Grove dog park opens
July 11, 2011 - 8:19am
July 8, 2011
Dog park has official opening in Cottage Grove
July 8, 2011 - 12:05pm
June 29, 2011
Afton State Park, other parks poised to close Thursday
June 29, 2011 - 1:28pm
June 8, 2011
Cottage Grove moves to make a splash with aquatic upgrade at park
June 8, 2011 - 8:23am
June 3, 2011
Opening of 'Miracle Field' in south Washington County delayed
June 3, 2011 - 11:16am
January 17, 2011
Tom Stangl, and his children, Abbie and Noah, were the only ones skating on the Heritage Park rink in St. Paul Park on Saturday afternoon because of the cold weather. Abbie, working on her slap shot, was bundled up to the point that only her eyes could be seen. She was practicing with a tennis ball instead of a hockey puck.
A cold, quiet skate
January 17, 2011 - 10:52am
January 8, 2011
McNamara: DNR chief pick a 'strong appointment'
January 8, 2011 - 1:32pm
January 1, 2011
Paul Augustine, co-founder of Afton Alps Recreation Area. Augustine died Jan. 1. He was 79. Photo courtesy of Afton Alps.
Afton Alps co-founder dies
January 1, 2011 - 2:49pm
December 10, 2010
New river rules raise concerns in Newport
December 10, 2010 - 9:52am
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