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Spike in hate crimes nationwide, in Minnesota
With improved test scores, Newport Elementary defying expectations for a ‘high poverty school’
Leader of international sex ring that targeted Minn., ND sent to prison
Red Bulls take charge of Middle East task force
Going once, going twice: Unclaimed property auction announced
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Girls Swimming: East Ridge's Callie Kunz and Elli Moss compete at state championship on Thursday
From no-hitters to opening days to World Series: Jeff Nelson has seen it all as an MLB umpire
East Ridge, Park, New Life Academy have student-athletes sign their NLIs
Girls Hockey: Park wins an overtime thriller, East Ridge improves to 2-0
Afton Alps to open Friday
2017 story: 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
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CITY OF COTTAGE GROVE: 12/05/18 Mtg-Capital Improvement Plan Bonds
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Downtown Hastings boutique to close its doors
Schwan’s Co. to sell majority stake to South Korean firm
After 65 years in Newport, John Bartl Hardware store closing its doors
Marathon takes over St. Paul Park refinery, SuperMom's
Up North Plastics to double its business park footprint
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Kuemmel's Corner: A look back at the fall season for Park High School
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October 26, 2017
York Law moves into Pointe West Business Center in Cottage Grove
Amy York cut the ribbon Oct. 5 for York Law Firm at 8617 West Point Douglas Road. The practice specializes in estate planning and administration...
October 26, 2017 - 4:00pm
October 21, 2017
Rebel Chef restaurant to open soon in Farmington
Rebel Chef restaurant will soon serve up a fusion of California cuisine and comfort foods. The Farmington City Council approved the on-sale liquor and Sunday liquor license for the restaurant at the Monday, Oct. 16, council meeting. The restaurant is located 953 Eighth St., off Highway...
October 21, 2017 - 12:00pm
October 19, 2017
Q&A: Wisconsin company utilizes horses in learning
Humans have long relied on horses for transportation, plowing fields and other physical tasks. At a company in western Wisconsin, horses are...
October 19, 2017 - 5:15pm
October 18, 2017
Meyer Distributing to set up shop in Newport
The former Raceway to Fun site will be one of over 65 U.S. locations for Meyer Distributing. Meyer has claimed part of the 83,000 square feet...
October 18, 2017 - 8:30am
October 17, 2017
For sale: Mississippi Dunes golf course, restaurant, house
Mississippi Dunes Golf Links could soon be turned into a housing development. The golf course, a house, Doc's Landing restaurant, banquet and...
October 17, 2017 - 3:03pm
Data breach at Twin Cities-based Catholic financial services provider affects nearly 130K accounts
ARDEN HILLS, Minn. — A data breach at an Arden Hills-based financial services company serving Catholic Church members in the upper Midwest has affected nearly 130,000 current and former members. The unidentified hacker accessed the first and last names, mailing addresses, dates...
October 17, 2017 - 10:16am
October 16, 2017
Minnesota's restrained bid for Amazon headquarters ready to send
ST. PAUL—When the state of Minnesota sends its bid to become digital retailing giant Amazon's new home base, the package will be full of facts but without the hoopla other regions have rolled out to land the project known as HQ2. Washington, D.C.'s mayor prepared a video of...
October 16, 2017 - 9:04pm
October 11, 2017
Business park projections show new industrial possibilities in Cottage Grove
A new distribution or technology center will likely be operating in Cottage Grove by 2040, according to a business park planning study. Stantec...
October 11, 2017 - 10:45am
October 9, 2017
Cottage Grove area Chamber of Commerce announces award winners
The Cottage Grove Area Chamber of Commerce took over the Historic John P. Furber Farm in Old Cottage Grove for its fall banquet Sept. 28. Nearly...
October 9, 2017 - 2:23pm
Woodbury Costco to open mid-November
Costco has announced an opening date in Woodbury, a project almost two decades in the making. The national warehouse retailer said it plans to...
October 9, 2017 - 12:59pm
October 4, 2017
Cottage Grove business study reveals gaps in city assistance
The city has pinpointed five strategies to better engage with Cottage Grove businesses, after receiving the results of the year-long business...
October 4, 2017 - 10:45am
October 2, 2017
A view from an economist: Trump speech to UN on socialism, payments, women
Donald Trump's address to the United Nations on Sept. 19 focused on many political issues that have clear economic implications. Let's consider the economics of these topics in two separate columns in the River Falls Journal. 1."Wherever true socialism or communism has been adopted,...
October 2, 2017 - 5:00pm
October 1, 2017
Editorial: Don't turn harvest into a road tragedy
Midwest gold is flowing. We refer to corn. Farmers and custom-combine professionals are hard at work harvesting 2017's bounty. This means motorists...
October 1, 2017 - 5:33pm
September 29, 2017
Rivertown Cakes goes on the road: Cottage Grove bakery launches food truck
Not everyone could make a collaboration between sweets and automotives work, but husband and wife duo Chris and Heather Carey are breaking the...
September 29, 2017 - 10:45am
September 26, 2017
Grand opening is Saturday for new Woodbury Twin Cities Orthopedics
Twin Cities Orthopedics will celebrate the recent opening of its new Woodbury location on the corner of Bailey Road and Radio Drive with a ceremony...
September 26, 2017 - 12:40pm