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December 12, 2017
Don't go it alone: Local Church hosts Christmas dinner
No plans for Christmas dinner? You’re invited to Rose of Sharon Lutheran Church. The Happy Wanderers at Rose of Sharon Lutheran Church are hosting their second annual dinner beginning noon Dec. 25. Even for couples, the holidays can accentuate feelings of loneliness, organizer Lois...
December 12, 2017 - 12:29pm
November 17, 2017
Six-piece ensemble offering 20 performances this holiday season
If you are looking for a way to kick off the holidays and get in the spirit, look no further than SimpleGifts. Chilling three-part female harmonies...
November 17, 2017 - 9:11am
December 16, 2016
Minnesota carriage driver injured in ride dies
WILLMAR, Minn. — Fred Zwart, the horse-drawn wagon driver injured in a Saturday crash during a Christmas light celebration in rural Willmar,...
December 16, 2016 - 9:33am
December 9, 2016
Merry Netflix: 40 holiday movies to watch in December
FARGO — I totally love awkwardly cheesy, painfully corny, Hallmark-style Christmas movies. There, I said it. To me, nothing says "Christmas"...
December 9, 2016 - 5:00pm
November 16, 2016
These 10 holiday toys are dangerous, safety group says
BOSTON—A sling-shot, inflatable suits that kids can don and wear while crashing into each other and a hammer inspired by weapons in the...
November 16, 2016 - 6:00am
December 11, 2009
Christmas musical starts Dec. 11 at Light the Way
Light the Way Church's well-known Christmas musical, "Two From Galilee," will be presented on Fridays and Sundays from Dec. 11 through Dec. 20, at the church, 7000 Jamaica Ave., Cottage Grove. Performances are scheduled at 7:30 p.m. Fridays Dec. 11 and 18; and at 3:30 p.m. on Sundays,...
December 11, 2009 - 8:00am
December 10, 2009
Dancing lights debut
In the midst of summer, when thoughts of Christmas are far from most peoples' minds, Cottage Grove resident Bill Johanson was diligently planning his outdoor holiday lights display. He estimates he spent about 120 hours on his computer programming the various lights in his yard at...
December 10, 2009 - 7:54am
December 3, 2009
Mini Christmas city goes on display
Elaine Oftedahl's miniature Christmas village started with just 10 ceramic houses. She'd expand her village a little every year, and now complete...
December 3, 2009 - 7:50am
December 24, 2008
Letter: Two takes on Christmas
Some Christmas thoughts This year the world's much different, and regardless of our age, we're feeling almost helpless, and even some outrage! Greed has taken over, dishonesty is "king," trust seems out the window, so what will next year bring? But let's stop and think...
December 24, 2008 - 10:00am