Skip to main content
Landgraf sworn in as latest officer
City plans for Langdon Village development
Cottage Grove Middle named Emerging Minnesota School of Character
Dayton vetoes four bills with one day left in session
Pierce County Sheriff's blotter: Stolen vehicle; Possible EHS threat
crime and courts
Boys Tennis: East Ridge heads to 3AA sectional finals
Softball: Raptors homer past Royals in softball finale
Softball: Park, Woodbury track stars win multiple titles
Softball: Park tops Rangers to win share of SEC softball crown
Baseball: East Ridge relies on defense to defeat Park
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 6/20/18: Acorn Mini Storage, Cottage Grove, MN
CITY OF COTTAGE GROVE: 5/29/18 Public Hearing
CITY OF COTTAGE GROVE: 5/29/18 Sale of Realty to MWF Properties, LLC.
CITY OF COTTAGE GROVE: 5/29/18 Sale of Real Property
CITY OF COTTAGE GROVE: 5/29/18 Sale of Real Property
St. Paul Park refinery sold with company to Marathon
3rd Act Brewery celebrates groundbreaking in Woodbury
Merchants Bank in the Twin Cities Helps Organization to Another Record Year; Advisory Board Reappointed
Wells Fargo Home Mortgage Names Todd Seidl
Chamber puts it all into Business Showcase for 50th anniversary
Place a Business Announcement
Janet L. Yost
Norma J. Kirchner
Bernice M. Sumner
Helen M. Petrowske
Tina Folch for House Representative
Throwing Away $122 Million of Our
Despite Family Threats, Denny McNamara Stood Up For Us
Karla Bigham - Fighting for
Viewpoint: Successes include safeguarding 3M settlement monies
Letter to the Editor: Yo-Yo economics, not tax cuts
Letter to the editor: Thank Lewis for supporting the Financial Choice Act
Viewpoint: Together we are SoWashCo
Editorial: Don a little safety with the dress or tuxedo
Submit a Political Letter
Real Estate Showcase
Real Estate Showcase Ad Submission
Real Estate Showcase current ads
May 10, 2018
Fishing Frenzy: An interactive look at the 2018 Minnesota fishing opener
Around a half million anglers will venture out this weekend looking to catch the big one during the Minnesota walleye and pike fishing opene...
May 10, 2018 - 8:56am
April 21, 2018
The ticks have been waiting for warmer weather, and they are hungry
ST. PAUL — Along with the usual caveats about muzzle control and keeping the safety on, Garth Guyer, a youth firearms safety instructor in Dakota County, gave his class of 30 one more order for range day on Saturday, April 21. "Bring your permethrin!" he said. "The ticks will...
April 21, 2018 - 3:35pm
March 6, 2018
Soaring in the sky
Minnesota and Wisconsin are home to the largest population of nesting eagles in the United States outside of Alaska. That is why, if you take...
March 6, 2018 - 12:13pm
March 2, 2018
Deadline nears to remove fish houses
ST. PAUL — The deadline for anglers to remove fish houses from lakes in Minnesota is approaching quickly, according to a release from the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources. Removal dates are determined by an east-west line formed by U.S. Highway 10, east along Highway 34...
March 2, 2018 - 9:45am
January 30, 2018
Take a second look at that brown evergreen
Evergreen trees are usually the only thing green in our winter landscape. But when plagued by harsh weather or infestation in winter, the trees...
January 30, 2018 - 6:04pm
December 8, 2017
Vehicle venison: A roadkill philosophy
A Duluth, Minn., man I know was returning from the Twin Cities recently when he came upon a car pulled off to the side of Interstate 35. The...
December 8, 2017 - 7:32am
October 27, 2017
Proposed late-season deer hunt in southeastern Minnesota will not occur
A late-season antlerless only deer hunt proposed for three southeastern Minnesota permit areas with deer populations significantly above goal...
October 27, 2017 - 9:09am
October 16, 2017
New bridge at Belwin Conservancy connects students to nature
On Oct. 5, Belwin Conservancy and St. Paul Public Schools celebrated the completion of a new footbridge that will allow students of all abilities...
October 16, 2017 - 1:21pm
October 12, 2017
Students clear out invasives; replace with native plants
Hastings High School students in Joe Beattie's field biology class spent the morning Wednesday, Oct. 4, at Vermillion River Linear Park putting...
October 12, 2017 - 10:13am
September 27, 2017
Now is the time to rid your house of bats
An undeserving reputation has surrounded Midwestern bats thanks to their tropical cousins that feed on the blood of livestock and wildlife. Of...
September 27, 2017 - 9:07am
September 16, 2017
Volunteers plant 350 trees at Belwin's athletic fields
AFTON, Minn. — On Aug. 22, more than 60 volunteers planted 350 trees at Belwin Conservancy's Lucy Winton Bell Athletic Fields. The trees...
September 16, 2017 - 8:00pm
August 26, 2017
Be careful - yellow jacket season has arrived
It was a beautiful late-summer evening, and we were grilling up some venison brats and sitting down to enjoy a cookout on the deck washed down with a couple of cold Samuel Adams Octoberfests. The arrival of Sam's Octoberfest is an anticipated event on the calendar because it's yet...
August 26, 2017 - 8:02pm
August 6, 2017
A symbol of wilderness
Minnesota's state bird, the common loon, is considered a symbol of wilderness. Its unique call, heard day or night, signals the return of summer...
August 6, 2017 - 8:00am
August 3, 2017
In search of big fish: Cottage Grove man travels country with Northwoods Angling
The close-knit nature of the fishing community helped unite four people three years ago with one objective: To catch the biggest fish possible....
August 3, 2017 - 10:38am
July 10, 2017
Timber rattlesnake finds its way to Red Wing resident's front steps
Walking down your front steps is an uneventful activity, but when a rattlesnake impedes the path, that quickly changes. That was the case for...
July 10, 2017 - 4:42pm