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Sunday liquor sales, banned since statehood, inches forward in Minnesota
Cottage Grove police citations for Feb. 20
Cottage Grove home damaged in fire
Public comment changes for Newport council meetings
Bus aide charged in molestation case resigns from South Washington County Schools
crime and courts
Wrestling: Woodbury, East Ridge fall in team section semifinals
Gymnastics: East Ridge wins section title
Girls' Basketball: Wolfpack improves streak to three games
Boys' Basketball: Park runs out of steam in two losses
Gymnastics: Park wraps up SEC schedule
Freeze and thank you: Polar Plunge raises $95,000
Splashed ice: Third-annual Polar Plunge will chill and thrill in Woodbury
Moon Glow lights up the night
Hot Air Affair Parade lights up downtown
Fashion show will kick off spring anti-hunger campaign
arts and entertainment
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VCCS INTERIOR REMODEL BID
PN JT PLANNING MET COUN-GCIT
LTD LIABILITY CO-PURE VITALITY
BID FOR NEW CG FIRE STATION
Frank A. 'Sonny' Deshler, 77
Lyle A. Heuer, 66
Elaine Y. Mann, 59
Terry L. Syverson, 66
Sandra R. Baxter
Viewpoint: Whisper of spring in the air
Letters to the editor: Franke should be straight with constituents; Franke, Jurgens helped provide relief
Letters: Red Rock boondoggle shows county should stick to road planning
Viewpoint: Legislature should recommit to county program aid
Viewpoint: Health care aid law the first step
Real Estate Showcase
February 6, 2017
South Washington County business briefs: Chamber job fair, Youth Service Bureau staffing
Chamber plans job fair The Cottage Grove Area Chamber of Commerce is accepting registrations for booth space at its 2017 Job Fair, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Friday, March 31, at the Cottage Grove Ice Arena, 8020 80th St., Cottage Grove. The deadline to reserve space is March 17. Booth fees...
February 6, 2017 - 10:47pm
January 19, 2017
'Two sisters and some tools:' Hagen and Oats carve out their place in Newport
Hagen and Oats' tagline "two sisters and some tools" tells you about all you need to know about Nikki Hollerich and Anna Hagen's business: they...
January 19, 2017 - 8:30am
January 18, 2017
Cottage Grove Cub Foods renovating to allow for pharmacy drive thru
Cubs Foods is changing its look again. After being renovated only a handful of years ago, Cub Foods on 8690 East Point Douglas Road will undergo...
January 18, 2017 - 12:46pm
Cottage Grove kicks off business program
A city-directed task force is hitting the pavement to interview Cottage Grove business owners for a business retention and expansion program. Economic Development Director Christine Costello said Cottage Grove has never done a program like this before, but other communities in the...
January 18, 2017 - 8:30am
January 11, 2017
Wal-Mart plans to cut hundreds of headquarters jobs this month
Wal-Mart Stores Inc plans to cut hundreds of jobs before the end of January, the Wall Street Journal reported, citing people familiar with the...
January 11, 2017 - 4:00pm
January 6, 2017
Trump: Toyota faces big tax if it builds Corolla cars for U.S. in Mexico
WASHINGTON — President-elect Donald Trump on Thursday, Jan. 5, targeted Toyota Motor Corp., threatening to impose a hefty fee on the Japanese automaker it if builds its Corolla cars for the U.S. market at a plant in Mexico. "Toyota Motor said will build a new plant in Baja,...
January 6, 2017 - 4:00pm
January 4, 2017
Crazy for catnip: Park grad sees early success with cat brand
Recent Park High School graduate Tyler Thompson wanted to give his cats a taste of the good life, so he developed Koop Brand.Products concentrate...
January 4, 2017 - 4:00pm
January 3, 2017
Hy-Vee heading in early to Cottage Grove
Hy-Vee will open in Cottage Grove in the summer months.
January 3, 2017 - 2:42pm
December 30, 2016
Ace Hardware to open Jan. 4 in Cottage Grove
Due to some setbacks with merchandise and construction, Burggraf’s Ace Hardware pushed back its opening until after the new year. The first...
December 30, 2016 - 4:29pm
December 6, 2016
‘Wait and see’ on commercial vacancies in Cottage Grove
Cottage Grove city officials expect the completion of a large commercial redevelopment project to help fill other vacancies. There are currently...
December 6, 2016 - 2:31pm
November 29, 2016
Ace Hardware to open by year's end in Cottage Grove
It's beginning to look a lot like Christmas for an Ace Hardware opening in the 80th Street Crossing shopping center. Other spaces in the center...
November 29, 2016 - 1:34pm
November 21, 2016
From barbecue to banking: Merchants Bank moves into new home
Merchants Bank completes its move from the Gateway North shopping center to East Point Douglas Road.
November 21, 2016 - 4:28pm
November 16, 2016
A little of everything: St. Paul Park thrift shop full of unusual items
Russell Keehn's small shop on Broadway Avenue is full of quirky collectibles; useful, if old, small appliances and tools; new and used overcoats...
November 16, 2016 - 2:59pm
In full bloom: Cottage Grove Florist opens in new location
Bill Junco moved Cottage Grove Florist out to West Point Douglas Road with a vision of the new store fully formed in his mind.
November 16, 2016 - 8:30am
November 7, 2016
Merchants Bank makes its move in Cottage Grove
Merchants Bank moved to its new location at 8479 East Point Douglas Road and is open for business.
November 7, 2016 - 3:00pm