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St. Paul Park police reports: Car fire, CO alarm
Cold case unit renews 30-year search for missing Lake Elmo woman
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East Ridge cheer team earns first-place finishes at U of M
Raptors fourth at home Ruckus
Woodbury girls fall to No. 8 Cretin-Derham Hall
Thunderbolts roll to 3-0 with easy win
Park rallies for 3-2 win over East Ridge
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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TOWN OF GREY CLOUD ISLAND: 1/26/18 Public Test of Voting Equip.
FORECLOSURE- POSTPONEMENT: U.S. Bank vs David R. Wirkus
Croix Chordsmen want to serenade your Valentine
Hotel and restaurant eyed for century-old riverside factory in Hastings
Cottage Grover's online apparel business supports animal non-profits
Twin Cities-based pizza joint declares itself home of 'Minnesota-style' pizza
New Afton boutique offers kids' fashion, parties fit for a princess
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Viewpoint: 2017 was a year of 'watermark' accomplishments for Cottage Grove
Editorial: By all indications, we're good and could be better
Letter: There's room for everyone on the nice list
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On the house: 'Cleaning for a reason' serves cancer patients
When Lynn Thoele saw Cleaning for a Reason at a conference last month, she knew she was in. Thoele, Sparkle Plenty Professional Cleaners owner,...
October 23, 2017 - 8:45am
October 8, 2017
'Sisterhood' offers empathetic ear following cancer diagnosis
WOODBURY — Claire Emery was diagnosed with breast cancer in 2014. In the months that followed, she endured multiple rounds of chemotherapy...
October 8, 2017 - 7:00pm
September 20, 2017
Cottage Grove family rallies around teen’s cancer fight
It started with swollen lymph nodes and a strep throat diagnosis in late-2015, but what came next for Cottage Grove teenager Caden Maddigan was...
September 20, 2017 - 9:22am
February 3, 2017
Dayton evaluating cancer options after Mayo Clinic trip
ST. PAUL—Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton's prostate cancer can be cured, a Mayo Clinic official said on Thursday, Feb. 2, and he can continue...
February 3, 2017 - 3:00pm
October 21, 2009
Talking through tough times
When cancer strikes a young child, it's devastating. "You do a lot of crying the first week," said Anne Pedersen. "Then you get busy." And, if you're lucky, you find a support group that understands what it means to have a young child with cancer. Five-year-old Paige Pedersen...
October 21, 2009 - 7:58am
July 9, 2009
Viewpoint: Too many dying from cancer
You may have seen stories in the paper and posters in the community and wondered, "What is Relay for Life?" The American Cancer Society's Relay for Life offers everyone in the community an opportunity to participate in the fight against cancer. Each team has one team member walking...
July 9, 2009 - 7:55am
June 29, 2009
Relay for Life team members volunteer for family, friends
For Cottage Grove Area Relay for Life Team Curvivors, prevention is the goal. "Our whole message is prevention," said team co-captain Sandy...
June 29, 2009 - 7:08am
January 16, 2009
One family, two cancer diagnoses
Connie Miller was the adult crossing guard at Pullman Elementary School who sang on sub-zero days, helped kindergartners pull on their gloves...
January 16, 2009 - 1:45pm
December 26, 2008
Sam Cook: Sad news makes love of life more poignant
The word came down three days before Christmas. It came from the siblings gathered 650 miles away. It was the call you know can come at any time, and yet you still are never ready for it. Mom. Cancer. Yes, theoretically it is possible. None of us is immune to the diagnosis. Young....
December 26, 2008 - 12:00am
December 23, 2008
Author tells her story of healing
It's not an easy story to tell, but for Kathleen Arndt, it's one she feels she's been called to share.
December 23, 2008 - 12:00am
December 18, 2008
Offering hope through song
Most singers dream of fame and fortune, but Woodbury resident Karen Pavlicin has a different dream, she dreams of helping people cope through...
December 18, 2008 - 12:00am
October 2, 2008
Parks and rec coordinator recovering
Cottage Grove Parks and Recreation coordinator Molly Pietruszewski learned her cancer was gone while overseeing safety camp in July, through a call from her doctor. It was good news, but she wasn't off the hook. She had four more rounds of chemotherapy over eight weeks to make sure...
October 2, 2008 - 7:52am
April 11, 2008
Pawlenty threatens cancer study veto
ST. PAUL - Minnesota state representatives voted 88-45 Thursday to fund an Iron Range cancer study, but Gov. Tim Pawlenty threatens to veto the bill because it would take money from a fund filled by most Minnesota businesses. Taking money from a workers' compensation fund, as Re...
April 11, 2008 - 12:00am