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Dog euthanized after ‘horrific’ attack at Cottage Grove park
Newport to pursue Verizon tower
Man arrested in Afton in possible hostage situation
2017 plans include road work around Cottage Grove
Former Park standout and Gophers star Sam Jacobson faces felony theft charges in home sale
crime and courts
Girls soccer: Raptors knock off No. 9 Eastview
Coyotes triumph, take home league championship
Ragnar Relay sends thousands of runners through Cottage Grove
Eggert finally lives out childhood dream
Raptors dynamic duo shines at next level
Teen already has several "opening credits" in film career
Heritage Days draws crowds with new and old attractions
St. Paul Park Heritage Days parade
More visible location boosts numbers at weekly car show
Garelicks to be Heritage Days parade grand marshals
arts and entertainment
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Irving C. Jerry, 87
Melroy Englert, 76
Georgia M. Christenson, 67
Karen A. Blau, 58
Delores L. Burgmeier, 83
Letter to the editor: Enjoyed teaching driver's ed
Viewpoint: Cottage Grove positions River Oaks Golf Course for future success
Viewpoint: Find creepy crawlies in Cottage Grove
Letter to the editor: Concerned about River Oaks plan
Letter to the editor: Supper club a ‘poor idea’
Real Estate Showcase
crime and courts
April 22, 2014
New synthetic drugs targeted
ST. PAUL — Minnesota representatives recently sent a strong message against synthetic drugs, unanimously passing a bill to give a state agency more authority over them. “If you are not seeing this in your community, it is because you are not looking hard enough,” Rep. Erik...
April 22, 2014 - 12:34pm
April 10, 2014
Minnesota House votes to fight synthetic drugs
Minnesota representatives sent a strong message against synthetic drugs Wednesday, unanimously passing a bill to give a state agency more authority over them.
April 10, 2014 - 12:36pm
April 3, 2014
Driver uninjured after side-swiping median on Hwy. 61 in Cottage Grove
Police, State Patrol respond to one-vehicle accident Thursday.
April 3, 2014 - 3:23pm
March 26, 2014
Newport cleans house with distressed properties ordinance
‘Three strikes’ policy implemented.
March 26, 2014 - 9:00am
March 25, 2014
Schoen bill would take guns from domestic violence suspects
Rep. Dan Schoen, DFL-St. Paul Park, a Cottage Grove police officer, said his bill requires a judge's order before guns can be confiscated.
March 25, 2014 - 12:25pm
February 12, 2014
Washington County Attorney to seek re-election
Washington County Attorney Pete Orput will seek a second term as the county’s top prosecutor.
February 12, 2014 - 10:32am
February 3, 2014
Schoen proposes bill to boost EMS, trauma funding
Schoen said state should provide new funding to trauma centers, local emergency medical service providers.
February 3, 2014 - 3:44pm
Newport city survey turnout small
Results mostly positive but ‘fair to poor’ for city appearance.
January 3, 2014 - 9:00am
January 2, 2014
Teen hit while walking on Wakota Bridge
An Inver Grove Heights teen was injured when he was struck by a car on the Wakota Bridge late Wednesday, according to the State Patrol.
January 2, 2014 - 9:28am
November 7, 2013
UPDATE: Tanker truck rolls, leaks gas near St. Paul Park refinery
A tanker truck rolled near the St. Paul Park refinery Wednesday morning, leaking gasoline into a nearby storm sewer and holding pond and forcing temporary street and railroad closures. The semitrailer rolled onto its side and leaked gas from the tanker into a storm sewer on St....
November 7, 2013 - 3:20pm
October 9, 2013
Remembering the fallen heroes: St. Paul Park family pays tribute to father
The last Sunday in September may be ordinary to most Minnesota families, but for those whose loved ones fight fires for a living it’s a somber...
October 9, 2013 - 10:03am
September 23, 2013
UPDATED: Fire at St. Paul Park oil refinery damages crude distiller
A fire at the St. Paul Park oil refinery on Sunday caused damages that will cost under $10 million to repair and reduced the facility’s production for the short term.
September 23, 2013 - 9:59pm
September 12, 2013
Campbell is newest Cottage Grove Police officer
Brian Campbell was sworn in last week, making him the third police officer the Cottage Grove Police Department has added this summer.
September 12, 2013 - 1:20pm
July 11, 2013
State House committee begins synthetic drug examination
Trying to control dangerous synthetic drugs is a lot like playing the old carnival game whack-a-mole.
July 11, 2013 - 11:14am
June 24, 2013
Semitrailer rolls at Hwy. 61, 494 interchange in Newport
A semitrailer hauling helium rolled on a Highway 61 entrance ramp Monday evening. Cottage Grove authorities reported that the truck that rolled...
June 24, 2013 - 10:21pm