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Ex-chief justice takes over stadium board leadership
Cottage Grove RE/MAX Professionals honors 10 associates
School District 833 graduation rates reach new high; achievement gap narrows
South Washington County lawmakers on Sunday alcohol sales: Yes, yes, undecided
Minnesota roundup: Two found dead in house fire in NW Minnesota
crime and courts
Update: 'Birkie' canceled, but BirkieStock is on
Girls' Basketball: Park wraps up regular season with a win
Boys' Hockey: Raptors fall to state-ranked St. Thomas Academy
PWER Alpine Skiing: Fall ends Thompson’s run at state
Park Volleyball: Johnson brings new perspective to Park volleyball
College students present diverse artwork exhibition
Freeze and thank you: Polar Plunge raises $95,000
Splashed ice: Third-annual Polar Plunge will chill and thrill in Woodbury
Moon Glow lights up the night
Hot Air Affair Parade lights up downtown
arts and entertainment
PH CIP BONDS-CG
VCCS INTERIOR REMODEL BID
PN JT PLANNING MET COUN-GCIT
LTD LIABILITY CO-PURE VITALITY
BID FOR NEW CG FIRE STATION
Hollis "Luke" Lucas, 87
Hugh D. "Doug" Carroll Jr., 81
Frank A. 'Sonny' Deshler, 77
Lyle A. Heuer, 66
Elaine Y. Mann, 59
Viewpoint: Whisper of spring in the air
Letters to the editor: Franke should be straight with constituents; Franke, Jurgens helped provide relief
Letters: Red Rock boondoggle shows county should stick to road planning
Viewpoint: Legislature should recommit to county program aid
Viewpoint: Health care aid law the first step
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January 7, 2010
White Castle craving pays off
Dick Gardner ate his first White Castle hamburger when he was 9 years old. Now, 65 years later, he's still eating them. He's such a loyal customer...
January 7, 2010 - 8:47am
October 12, 2009
Zwakman wins award for science fiction writing
Rejection letters turned up in his mailbox so often Schon Zwakman just plain lost count. The 34-year-old part-time author from Cottage Grove would weave science fiction tales, submit his short stories to far-flung magazines and publishing houses, only to get the same response each...
October 12, 2009 - 8:11am
April 22, 2009
American Legion honors Kramer, Otto
St. Paul Park Fire Department Capt. Michael Kramer and Police Department Sgt. Randy Otto were honored for "outstanding commitment and service to the community" by American Legion Post 98, in St. Paul Park, Tuesday night. Fire Chief Kurk Lee said Kramer is a born leader. "He was selected...
April 22, 2009 - 10:38am
February 23, 2009
Call for nominees for Newport preservation award
The Newport Heritage Preservation Commission is accepting nominations for the seventh annual Betty Haugen Memorial Heritage Preservation Award. Friday, April 3 is the deadline for submission. Recipients of the Haugen Award receive a commemorative plaque that is presented by the city...
February 23, 2009 - 7:30am
December 17, 2008
3M earns conservation award
Employees at 3M Cottage Grove Center received international recognition for their contributions to wildlife habitat conservation at the Wildlife Habitat Council's 20th annual symposium, "20/20 Vision: Celebrating the Past, Looking to the Future." 3M demonstrates its commitment to...
December 17, 2008 - 8:00am
November 19, 2008
St. Paul Park's National Night Out wins ninth
St. Paul Park's National Night Out celebration won 9th place in the under-15,000 population category, according to a press release from the National Association of Town Watch. The celebration, Aug. 4, at Heritage Park, included displays and demonstrations by the city's fire, police...
November 19, 2008 - 2:44pm
September 8, 2008
School district lauded for energy savings
Schools for Energy and Efficiency, a program to help school districts save energy, recently recognized School District 833's efforts to reduce energy consumption. A division of Hallberg Engineering in White Bear Lake, Minn., SEE has helped the district spend $2 million less than...
September 8, 2008 - 7:48am
July 17, 2008
Newport beautiful places awards given
July 17, 2008 - 7:54am
June 4, 2008
Park drama students in the spotlight
For Justin Cooke, choosing drama was, in part, a process of elimination. "I tried sports, but after three broken arms I decided to try out for the school play," he said of his first acting experience in junior high. He liked it and there were no further injuries as Cooke moved up...
June 4, 2008 - 7:56am
March 7, 2008
Newport preservation award up for grabs
Know a person, organization or business that has contributed to the preservation of Newport's cultural and historical resources? If so, they may be eligible to win the sixth annual Betty Haugen Memorial Heritage Preservation Award. Nominations will be accepted through Friday, April...
March 7, 2008 - 12:00am