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August 18, 2017
Todd Richadson, Leigh Lehman and Barbara Moengoenner dress up at the photo booth for Junction 70 Grill's grand opening. Katie Nelson / RiverTown Multimedia
Junction 70 greets Cottage Grove with grand opening
August 18, 2017 - 10:45am
August 17, 2017
Christine Selvig, who organized the St. Florian and St. Michael pendant donations for the police and fire departments, hugs firefighter/ EMT April Warner after giving her a pendant at the Aug. 9 city council meeting. Katie Nelson / RiverTown Multimedia
A saintly donation: Businesses present area firefighters with pendants
August 17, 2017 - 3:48pm
A "Swap Spot" was added in the City Hall parking lot this month, for residents to safely make exchanges or drop-offs. Photo courtesy of Cottage Grove Public Safety
Cottage Grove adds 'Swap Spot' for safe exchanges
August 17, 2017 - 8:30am
August 16, 2017
Couple escapes injury in cornfield crash
August 16, 2017 - 10:14am
August 15, 2017
Employees distribute samples on opening day Aug. 8. Katie Nelson / RiverTown Multimedia
Employees in bulk: 475 of 650 Cottage Grove Hy-Vee employees live in area
August 15, 2017 - 2:18pm
August 13, 2017
Viewpoint: Water ban has ended but water conservation remains important
August 13, 2017 - 8:00am
August 11, 2017
Cottage Grove ambulance, building inspector included in planned 3 percent levy increase
August 11, 2017 - 8:30am
August 10, 2017
For some shoplifters apprehended in Walmart stores, there is a restorative justice program allowing them the opportunity to resolve their offenses without entering the criminal justice system. Mike Longaecker / RiverTown Multimedia
'Justice' in store: Lawmaker pushes back against Walmart program
August 10, 2017 - 4:30pm
August 8, 2017
John Warneke with the Washington County Sheriff's Office gives Alliyah Lenz, 3, a badge sticker at Newport's National Night Out Party in Lions Park. Katie Nelson / RiverTown Multimedia
A Night Out to remember: South Washington County parties make public safety accessible
August 8, 2017 - 3:15pm
August 7, 2017
Hy-Vee employees move a produce stand on Monday, Aug. 7, ahead of the grocery store's grand opening a day later. Katie Nelson / RiverTown Multimedia
Hy-Vee rolls into Cottage Grove
August 7, 2017 - 7:01pm
Store manager Elaine Manovich cuts the ribbon for the renovated Cub Foods store. Katie Nelson / RiverTown Multimedia
Revitalized Cottage Grove Cub Foods opens to community
August 7, 2017 - 5:36pm
Shannon Hagness and daughters Abby, 10 (left) and Lily, 8, examine the Sway Fun  at the inclusive playground construction site at Woodridge Park in Cottage Grove. The Sway Fun is a wheelchair accessible glider that will allow special needs kids to ride it. Hagness, a member of the inclusive playground task force, pitched in with the Cottage Grove Lions Club to help assemble rides, swing sets and a climbing wall during a July 29 community build. William Loeffler / RiverTown Multimedia.
One step closer: Inclusive playground taking shape
August 7, 2017 - 8:45am
August 4, 2017
Christine Selvig (right center) stands with police officers and business owners after presenting the pendants at a city council meeting. RiverTown Multimedia file photo
Cottage Grove's Selvig Jewelers says goodbye
August 4, 2017 - 8:30am
August 3, 2017
Proposed 3 percent levy hike includes new employees for Cottage Grove
August 3, 2017 - 4:30pm
August 2, 2017
Ella and Eli Johnson, 5 and 3, enjoy the splash pad on the first day of the season after the watering ban ended Aug. 1. Katie Nelson / RiverTown Multimedia
Worth the wait: Kids delighted by splash pad opening day
August 2, 2017 - 2:40pm
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