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St. Paul Park police reports for Oct. 27: Drugs, theft, drunkenness
All Saints Lutheran Church's Pastor Helker arrested on suspicion of possessing child pornography
Minnesota roundup: Searchers looking for missing canoeist on Leech Lake; Woman who didn't trust banks loses $224,000 life savings in home theft
Cottage Grove and St. Paul Park change firefighter retirement programs
Cottage Grove police reports for Oct. 27: Assault, drunken driving, alcohol offense
crime and courts
Girls Soccer: Raptors offense can’t connect in state loss to Andover
Volleyball: Eagles cruise past St. Paul Harding
Volleyball: Park sweeps Highland Park to start section tournament
MN state parks to be free on day after Thanksgiving
NORTHLAND OUTDOORS: Meet a central Minnesota family whose made its living off wild rice for four generations
Crowd gathers to support Oktoberfest for Friends in Need Food Shelf
Bailey Nurseries chairman wins conservation award
Banking on Oktoberfest: Oct. 16 fundraiser in Cottage Grove helps Friends in Need Food Shelf's bottom line
Films in Five Festival gets "bigger and better"
Fans flock to Films in Five Festival in Cottage Grove
arts and entertainment
Mortgage Electronic Registration Systems, Inc vs Kritzky
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Forum Communications Co. editorial endorsement: This time for president, none of the above
Letter to the editor: Lewis not part of establishment
Letter to the editor: Schoen gets work done, gets results
Letter to the editor: Vote on the future of Newport
Letter to the editor: Vote Peterson, Schoen and Jurgens
Real Estate Showcase
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