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80 homes with higher PFC levels to get bottled water
Rahm, Lund to square off for mayor; seven running for council
Bailey to run unopposed; Six to vie for two council seats
Charges filed against family friend in kidnapping, murder of 5-year-old
Green garden winners
crime and courts
Coyotes triumph, take home league championship
Ragnar Relay sends thousands of runners through Cottage Grove
Eggert finally lives out childhood dream
Raptors dynamic duo shines at next level
Local teams open season with practices on Monday
Heritage Days draws crowds with new and old attractions
St. Paul Park Heritage Days parade
More visible location boosts numbers at weekly car show
Garelicks to be Heritage Days parade grand marshals
Hauling trash, helping the community: Tennis Sanitation honored as Business of the Year
arts and entertainment
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Dennis M. Johnson, 63
Lorraine M. Brown, 85
Melroy Englert, 76
Karen A. Blau, 58
Delores L. Burgmeier, 83
Letter to the editor: Enjoyed teaching driver's ed
Viewpoint: Cottage Grove positions River Oaks Golf Course for future success
Viewpoint: Find creepy crawlies in Cottage Grove
Letter to the editor: Concerned about River Oaks plan
Letter to the editor: Supper club a ‘poor idea’
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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