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Legislative election history may mean little this year in MN
Dominium breaks ground for Legends of Cottage Grove
Liberty keeps it local: Family business keeps on growing
Oasis lifestyle: Sheppard busy as a chiropractor, new Chamber president
Minnesota Senate District 54 candidate Q/A: Leilani Holmstadt
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NORTHLAND OUTDOORS: Meet a central Minnesota family whose made its living off wild rice for four generations
Football: Wolfpack rolls at North in regular season finale
Football: Royals upset Raptors in regular season finale
Adapted Soccer: Thunderbolts get season's first shutout
Girls Soccer: Bunnell, Raptors break out in section championship game
Crowd gathers to support Oktoberfest for Friends in Need Food Shelf
Bailey Nurseries chairman wins conservation award
Banking on Oktoberfest: Oct. 16 fundraiser in Cottage Grove helps Friends in Need Food Shelf's bottom line
Films in Five Festival gets "bigger and better"
Fans flock to Films in Five Festival in Cottage Grove
arts and entertainment
Mortgage Electronic Registration Systems, Inc vs Kritzky
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WASHINGTON COUNTY TITLE SERVICES
Alice T. Talcott, 89
Roberta Swan, 66
Connie Courtade, 75
Nadine Strong, 85
Jane Crowell, 97
Forum Communications Co. editorial endorsement: This time for president, none of the above
Letter to the editor: Lewis not part of establishment
Letter to the editor: Schoen gets work done, gets results
Letter to the editor: Vote on the future of Newport
Letter to the editor: Vote Peterson, Schoen and Jurgens
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January 31, 2011
Church teens get lesson in hunger
Nick Germscheid was among the teens who increased their awareness of the many people in the United States and around the world who are hungry...
January 31, 2011 - 4:22pm
December 10, 2010
Weekend Planner: Holiday events galore this weekend in south Washington County
Depending on the weatherman, who is predicting a heavy winter snowstorm, holiday events in south Washington County fill the weekend. The Holiday Train will stop in Cottage Grove between 5:30 p.m. and 6:30 p.m. on Saturday, Dec. 11, near the Youth Service Bureau, 7064 West Point...
arts and entertainment/Life
December 10, 2010 - 6:00pm
Prayer breakfast set for Nov. 23
The fifth annual Cottage Grove Area Prayer Breakfast will take place on Tuesday, Nov. 23, at the Mississippi Dunes Golf Course in Cottage Grove. Registration and seating will begin at 6:45 a.m. with the program at 7 a.m. It is scheduled to end at 8:45 a.m. All are invited to attend. Lonnie...
November 10, 2010 - 7:00am
October 2, 2010
Studying at sunrise
A group of 17 Mormon students attending District 833's high schools set their alarm clocks an hour early each school day, and they say they wouldn't...
October 2, 2010 - 7:00am
September 24, 2010
Celebrating fall at St. Rita's
It was impossible not to find something interesting to do at the St. Rita's Catholic Church Fall Festival in Cottage Grove on Sunday. Most festivals...
September 24, 2010 - 7:49am
September 17, 2010
Church wants new place to pay respects
All Saints Lutheran Church in Cottage Grove hopes to be part of a growing trend by allowing church members to display the cremated remains of lost loved ones in a memorial wall on the church grounds. The city's planning commission will take up the issue of amending its zoning codes...
September 17, 2010 - 7:00am
August 22, 2010
Church members do a mini 'extreme makeover'
Members at All Saints Lutheran Church in Cottage Grove, with help from Thrivent Financial for Lutherans and area businesses, accomplished a mini...
August 22, 2010 - 7:00am
August 1, 2010
New Life Church plans campus expansion
New Life Church is looking to become more community-oriented with a new expansion to its campus. The project, planned to begin next spring, will add 14,757 square feet of space to the existing church on Bailey Road. The Woodbury City Council voted July 14 to approve the expansion...
August 1, 2010 - 7:00am
July 26, 2010
Sending 'A Touch of Home' to troops
Soldiers who receive boxes packed by A Touch of Home get more than just snacks and supplies. The prayers and love of the people who pack them are also included. A Touch of Home, a group of people from Woodbury and Cottage Grove, started sending boxes with food and reminders of home...
July 26, 2010 - 9:08am
July 14, 2010
18 years later, a dream wedding
Cottage Grove residents Alfred and Jackie Tamba wed 18 years ago, but it feels like they celebrated their nuptials only yesterday ... probably...
July 14, 2010 - 7:49am
June 27, 2010
Church members offer 'Great Day of Service'
Discovery Community Church in St. Paul Park offered a variety of free services to neighbors at its second "Great Day of Service" in late May. Parishioners...
June 27, 2010 - 7:00am
February 16, 2010
Lenten services in south Washington County
Lent, the 40-day season of preparation before Christians celebrate Easter, will be observed at churches throughout south Washington County, beginning on Ash Wednesday, Feb. 17. Below, is a brief summary of events. "Concrete Faith in a Crumbling World" is the theme for Lent this year...
February 16, 2010 - 11:06am
January 14, 2010
11 church volunteers from Woodbury safe and sound after Haiti quake, trying to get home
Eleven volunteers from the Five Oaks Community Church here who are in Haiti on a mission trip to assist with an orphanage project are safe and well after the 7.0 earthquake hit the country on Tuesday, according to their church pastor. The volunteers traveled to Haiti on Saturday...
January 14, 2010 - 12:31pm
September 29, 2009
Irish tenor in concert at Saint Thomas Aquinas Oct. 18
Those who aren't familiar with the world of singing may ask, "Who is Anthony Kearns?" For Kathleen Kullmann, a Cottage Grove resident and Kearns...
September 29, 2009 - 11:24am
June 17, 2009
Festival has bluegrass, red berries
The 127th annual Memorial Lutheran Church, Afton Strawberry Festival, will be held Saturday, June 20, from 4 to 7 p.m. at the church, 15730 Afton...
June 17, 2009 - 7:38am