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Murder charge filed in apparent drive-by shooting of David Frigaard
County to update emergency dispatch system
Newport Police reports for Jan. 21
Principal: Frigaard was ‘neat and caring individual’
Park High School art teacher David Frigaard dies in shooting
crime and courts
Park Wrestling: Wolfpack take second in Chisago Lakes
PWER Nordic Skiing: Stillwater sweeps the competition
East Ridge Gymnastics: Raptors show depth with shorthanded wins
Park Boys Basketball: Juba carries the Wolfpack past St. Croix Prep
East Ridge Boys Hockey: Raptors rally past Mounds View
St. Paul Park celebrates annual sledding day
The healing powers of art: Cancer survivors' work part of Woodwinds sculpture
Two local art events planned in Cottage Grove
Reeling in the 'Minnesota experience' during Cottage Grove's ice fishing outing
Birds of a feather: Carpenter Nature Center volunteers track avian population
arts and entertainment
Lori L. Battcher, 53
Mark F. Mulvihill, 66
Doris M. Pinault, 85
Jeanette Lampe, 79
Lucille Mann, 92
Viewpoint: McNaughton rules outline insanity defense
Letter to the editor: Respect property when snowmobiling
Letter to the editor: Wake up and face realities in District 833
Letter to the editor: Integrity of school district must be restored
Viewpoint: Don't let sun set on Oakwood possibilities
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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