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County to add two engineer positions
Wags for Water fundraiser to help dog park in Cottage Grove
Newport's Opinion Brewing liquor license in jeopardy
County development plan targets small business, workforce
Minnesota State Fair announces 31 new foods, 4 new vendors
crime and courts
Park trapshooting team is headed to MSHSL state tournament on Saturday
Track and Field: Sieffert earns spot on U of M track and field team
Track and Field: Weiss, coaches recall tough road to triple jump state title
Temi Ogunrinde goes to nationals and beyond
Baseball: Eagles fall one-run short in section championship
Minn. State Fair cheese curd legend to appear at Cheese Curd Festival
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Best of the Fest: Talent show draws singers, dancers to Strawberry Fest
Cottage Grove Strawberry Fest ambassadors selected
Sights from the Strawberry Fest 5K
arts and entertainment
Notice of Public Auction 071917
Amend ORD 981 REDUCE GRASS CUTTING NOISE
NOTICE OF FORECLOSURE SALE: Robert P. Schnaar
Freedom Mortgage Corp vs Kaufenberg MN170054
MF JOHNSON MN 170041
Susie Q. Rosenberger, 60
LeeVal F. "Val" Brantner, 75
Paul McCauley, 78
Susan J. Krech, 69
Vernold J. Derichs, 79
Viewpoint: Cottage Grove is working to supply water to all
Viewpoint: Strict rules about contacting judges
Viewpoint: In CDA lawsuit, Newport loses either way
Letter: Thanks for Franke, Jurgens for tax relief support
Viewpoint: Cottage Grove water is safe to drink
Real Estate Showcase
August 27, 2016
National Karate moves to larger space
National Karate celebrated the opening of its new facility Friday, Aug. 19, with a ribbon cutting at the former Blockbuster Video building, 8457...
August 27, 2016 - 10:38am
August 24, 2016
City applies for programs to help fill business park
Cottage Grove may pair with Xcel Energy, as well as the state, to help fill undeveloped land in the city’s business park. Economic Development Director Christine Costello said she is working on an application after being approached by Xcel to partner with them to find a business...
August 24, 2016 - 5:00pm
August 16, 2016
River Oaks menu, remodel plans take shape
The Cottage Grove City Council has approved a request to fund changes through the end of the year at the new Eagles Bar and Grill restaurant...
August 16, 2016 - 11:17am
August 9, 2016
Kwik Trip to look elsewhere in city; other moves at 80th Street Crossing underway
80th Street Crossing is set for renovations and new tenants, but Kwik Trip gas station and convenience store likely will not have a home in the...
August 9, 2016 - 1:30pm
August 3, 2016
St. Paul Park oil refinery cited for air quality violation; fine waived
State environmental regulators cited the St. Paul Park oil refinery for an air quality infraction.
August 3, 2016 - 11:38am
July 26, 2016
Opinion Brewing receives liquor license as restaurant
Newport City Council members had to decide: For the purposes of a liquor license, is Opinion Brewing Company a restaurant or a bowling alley?The council voted Thursday to reissue a permit to the Newport brewery as a restaurant. Owners Autumn and Derrick Lehrke had on-sale, Sunday...
July 26, 2016 - 4:13pm
Hy-Vee project in Cottage Grove gains more ground
The HyVee moving into the Gateway North shopping district has increased size by 4,300 square feet.
July 26, 2016 - 4:11pm
July 15, 2016
Ace Hardware plans Cottage Grove project
Cottage Grove could soon be home to an Ace Hardware store. Ace Hardware has submitted a permit with the city of Cottage Grove, Mayor Myron Bailey...
July 15, 2016 - 8:55am
Summit Orthopedics agrees to provide trainers for high school sports
Starting this month, Summit Orthopedics will be sending collegiate-level athletic trainers and other medical support for varsity and junior-varsity...
July 15, 2016 - 5:51am
July 11, 2016
Cottage Grove considers food truck regulations
Cottage Grove economic development officials are considering how to regulate food trucks, brew pubs, breweries, taprooms, wineries and distilleries.
July 11, 2016 - 9:00am
July 6, 2016
Renewal by Andersen completes Cottage Grove expansion, plans to add 200 jobs
Renewal by Andersen has completed an expansion in the Cottage Grove Business Park that broadens the company’s factory and office footprint...
July 6, 2016 - 11:14am
June 24, 2016
Forum Communications to acquire Scuttlebutt magazine
Forum Communications Company, or FCC, has announced that they have entered into an agreement to purchase Scuttlebutt magazine owned by Bromeland Publishing. Scuttlebutt magazine, based in Blue Earth, Minn. is owned by Bob Bromeland. The sale is expected to close on July 8. A letter...
June 24, 2016 - 1:54pm
June 17, 2016
Helmer Companies selling publications to Forum Communications
Forum Communications Co., or FCC, announced today it is entering into an agreement to purchase the publications and a carrier delivery company owned by Helmer Printing. The deal is scheduled to close Monday, June 27. Helmer Printing is a third-generation, family-owned company based...
June 17, 2016 - 12:02pm
June 8, 2016
Cottage Grove's 80th/Hadley improvements called 'expensive' but worthwhile
To those who believe the west side of Cottage Grove is neglected: Beautification is on the way — at a cost.
June 8, 2016 - 11:32am
June 3, 2016
Cottage Grove gives up on Business Enterprise Center venture, will close facility
The city of Cottage Grove is shutting down its unsuccessful small-business incubator.
June 3, 2016 - 8:14am