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Cottage Grove day care kids to receive congressional award
Nursing institute moving into Cottage Grove's BEC
Apparent wage ‘discrepancies’ discovered in Newport
Cottage Grove police reports for Jan. 29: Domestic, theft, lewd activity
Relay For Life event: Coaches vs. Cancer Jan. 30
crime and courts
Gymnastics: East Ridge flexes muscle in win over Woodbury
Super Bowl billboard campaign seeks acceptance for gay players
SB XLIX: Carroll, Belichick face off
U.S. activists keep domestic violence in Super Bowl spotlight
Park Diving: Germscheid claims Park's six dive record
St. Paul Park celebrates annual sledding day
The healing powers of art: Cancer survivors' work part of Woodwinds sculpture
Two local art events planned in Cottage Grove
Reeling in the 'Minnesota experience' during Cottage Grove's ice fishing outing
Birds of a feather: Carpenter Nature Center volunteers track avian population
arts and entertainment
Lori L. Battcher, 53
Brant A. Short, 81
Mark F. Mulvihill, 66
Doris M. Pinault, 85
Jeanette Lampe, 79
Viewpoint: McNaughton rules outline insanity defense
Letter to the editor: Respect property when snowmobiling
Letter to the editor: Wake up and face realities in District 833
Letter to the editor: Integrity of school district must be restored
Viewpoint: Don't let sun set on Oakwood possibilities
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October 12, 2009
POLITICAL NOTEBOOK: Military bill splits congressmen
ST. PAUL -- Two of Minnesota' most military-oriented politicians went different ways when the U.S. House approved the defense authorization bill. John Kline, a Republican serving an area mostly south of the Twin Cities, voted against the military funding bill for the first time in...
October 12, 2009 - 1:50pm
September 2, 2009
Kline to deliver national Republican radio address
September 2, 2009 - 4:31pm
June 25, 2009
Oberstar transportation bill moves ahead
ST. PAUL - U.S. Rep. Jim Oberstar refuses to give in to a popular president's pressure to delay a new federal transportation funding plan. "We intend to move this bill forward, this administration not withstanding," a determined Oberstar said Wednesday as congressional committee...
June 25, 2009 - 4:23pm
May 6, 2009
MN leaders: 'There is a MN side of this'
WASHINGTON, D.C. - Minnesota leaders' resounding message here Tuesday: don't forget about us. "Our mission ... today is to make very clear that there is a Minnesota side of this, and that we want to make sure we look at this as a whole and not just with one county," Sen.
May 6, 2009 - 8:00am
March 18, 2009
Letter: Congress: Wise up
It seems that Congress is always able to surpass its previous level of either chicanery or stupidity.
March 18, 2009 - 10:00am
January 20, 2009
CG may lobby D.C. for federal highway funds
Cottage Grove City Council on Wednesday will consider hiring a Washington, D.C., lobbyist to push for the inclusion of a roughly $30 million local road project in a federal highway bill to be passed by Congress this year. City officials hope to have the planned reconstruction of...
January 20, 2009 - 11:45am
July 15, 2008
Homeowners left out, some say of fed actions
ST. PAUL - Federal actions to backstop a pair of mortgage giants are good as far as they go, but Minnesota observers say homeowners deserve more attention. "That is just an attempt to protect the market," said professor Prentiss Cox of the University of Minnesota "There is a distinction...
July 15, 2008 - 12:00am