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Newport public safety reports: Dumpster diving; Suspicious knocking
New Cottage Grove development targeted to young homeowners
Minn. roundup: Woman, 69, dies in St. Paul house fire; Twin Cities bicyclist dies of injuries in hit-and-run
Woman sues after bite from St. Paul police dog searching for burglary suspect
Newport, refinery butt heads over buffer land
crime and courts
Boys' basketball: Raptors romp in home opener
Gymnastics: Raptors soar to a 145.55 in season opener
Vehicle venison: A roadkill philosophy
Wrestling preview: Wolfpack stars look to soar on the mat
Gymnastics: Raptors return state-tested team
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
arts and entertainment
Cottage Grove PC Hrg. 121817 Amend code on solar energy systems
Cottage Grove PC Hrg. 121817 to Amend CIP
SoWashCo Schools RFB Networks and services
SoWashCo School AFB Chiller Replacement
U.S. Bank vs David Wirkus
Wayne R. Koerner
Doris I. Matter
Marlene P. Olson (Elwell)
Gary J. Klitzke
Patricia "Pat" Markey
Letter to the editor: Distraught by Schoen news, but don't overlook GOP agenda
Letter to the editor: Congrats on School Board victory, and thanks for support
Letters to the editor: Lots of questions remain about BNSF plans
Editorial: Veterans have earned twice the thanks
Viewpoint: With REAL ID extension granted, next fix must be MNLARS
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October 5, 2017
Park High School students "test" themselves onstage this weekend
Middle School students in District 833 will experience a “test” Oct. 6, but not to worry: this one is staged. The Park High School Chamber...
October 5, 2017 - 3:26pm
October 4, 2017
Cottage Grove public safety director set to retire
Public Safety Director Craig Woolery announced his retirement last week, after 34 years in Cottage Grove law enforcement. Woolery's resignation...
October 4, 2017 - 8:35pm
Cottage Grove business study reveals gaps in city assistance
The city has pinpointed five strategies to better engage with Cottage Grove businesses, after receiving the results of the year-long business...
October 4, 2017 - 10:45am
October 3, 2017
New Park Grove Library gets architect, construction timeline
The Washington County Board has set an aggressive construction timeline to get a new Park Grove Library operational by fall 2020. Board members...
October 3, 2017 - 3:43pm
Man sentenced for iPhone robbery in Cottage Grove
A Mankato man convicted of an armed robbery outside a Cottage Grove Target store faces nearly five years in prison following his Sept. 22 sentencing....
October 3, 2017 - 7:35am
September 29, 2017
Two injured in Friday crash in Cottage Grove
Two people were hospitalized after a crash at East Point Douglas Road and Jamaica Avenue Friday in Cottage Grove
September 29, 2017 - 5:01pm
Rivertown Cakes goes on the road: Cottage Grove bakery launches food truck
Not everyone could make a collaboration between sweets and automotives work, but husband and wife duo Chris and Heather Carey are breaking the...
September 29, 2017 - 10:45am
September 28, 2017
A 'moving' memorial: Cottage Grove former firefighter Edward Gerlach honored
Edward Gerlach died during a fire call almost 50 years ago, but was only recently included in the roster of line-of-duty deaths. Gerlach was...
September 28, 2017 - 8:30am
September 26, 2017
Six leg roundabout opens in Cottage Grove
The six-legged roundabout is now open at the junction of Highway 61, Innovation and East Point Douglas Roads. The $3.2 million project is a...
September 26, 2017 - 3:21pm
Engagement study reveals Cottage Grove residents want retail, recreation
After nearly a year of gathering and analyzing community input, the results of the My Future Cottage Grove engagement study are in. Over 3,700...
September 26, 2017 - 8:51am
September 23, 2017
'Most promising' possibility yet for new hotel in Cottage Grove
The city may be closer than ever to getting a new hotel. A developer has signed a letter of intent to buy city property on Hardwood Avenue next...
September 23, 2017 - 10:45am
September 22, 2017
Police: Stranger asked young girl for Cottage Grove home's garage door code
Cottage Grove police are asking for the public's help after an 8-year-old girl reported an unknown man asked for the code to her garage door...
September 22, 2017 - 1:37pm
September 21, 2017
Cottage Grove watering ban cuts deep into city revenue, water usage
The summer watering ban put city about $220,000 behind on water revenues, but saved over 100 million gallons of water. For 10 weeks, Cottage...
September 21, 2017 - 3:09pm
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
Cottage Grove municipal pool site may be sold, developed
The Cottage Grove City Council is considering what to do with the long-vacant former pool site at 85th Street and Granada Avenue. The city pool...
September 20, 2017 - 8:30am