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School District 833 seeks flexibility, freedom at Legislature
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
Cottage Grove police brief: Laser light bothers State Patrol helicopter
crime and courts
Park Diving: Germscheid claims Park's six dive record
U.S. activists keep domestic violence in Super Bowl spotlight
Mercurial Lynch accepted in Seattle - Part 1
SB XLIX: Belichick impressed with Seahawks' model
Girls Basketball: Park beats East Ridge by five, again
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
Mark F. Mulvihill, 66
Doris M. Pinault, 85
Jeanette Lampe, 79
Lucille Mann, 92
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
Get Out! Deals
November 16, 2009
'Give to the Max' day to benefit local charities
Those who donate on Tuesday, Nov. 17 to Minnesota charities including Stone Soup Thrift Shop and the Washington County Historical Society will have their contributions matched. To get the match, the donation must be made through the Web site GiveMn.org, and must occur between 8 a.m....
November 16, 2009 - 8:10am
August 7, 2009
Hudson man has found way to stretch a dollar halfway around the world
Curt Larson believes in community service -- in his own back yard and in communities a world away. In and around Hudson, Larson, a retired 3M inventor, has helped build Habitat for Humanity homes, served Youth Action Hudson on the board of directors and as a volunteer, and has been...
August 7, 2009 - 8:41am
July 23, 2009
City donates $700 to Eckes
The Cottage Grove City Council last week donated nearly $700 in gambling fund contributions to a Cottage Grove woman recovering from a fight with a flesh-eating virus. Mayor Myron Bailey and fellow Cottage Grove City Council members handed over $691 in proceeds from a fundraiser...
July 23, 2009 - 8:07am
March 9, 2009
Ball starts rolling for Stone Soup-er Bowl
Stone Soup Thrift Shop, in St. Paul Park, has helped its shoppers stretch their budgets. Now, the shop needs some help meeting its own. The...
March 9, 2009 - 7:00am
February 12, 2009
Group gives away cash, quietly
While Sid Morice shopped for groceries, she overheard a veteran telling his son they couldn't afford much, not on this trip. With no fanfare, no introduction, no questions asked, the Grey Cloud Island woman found a manager and handed him some cash. She asked him, please, when the...
February 12, 2009 - 10:30am
January 6, 2009
There will be dancing at Heritage Days '09
St. Paul Park City Council approved an $800 advance Jan. 5 to lock in a band for the 25th annual Heritage Days street dance even though it refused to approve the same request in December because of tight budget considerations. While the '09 budget remains tight and could be cut even...
January 6, 2009 - 12:08pm
December 1, 2008
Used winter coats needed
Have a warm coat that's like new but you never wear, or one in good condition? Customers at Stone Soup Thrift Shop, St. Paul Park, are in desperate need of coats, especially children, according to Majel Carroll, chair of the shop's governing board. Carroll said the shop is accepting...
December 1, 2008 - 9:26am
February 21, 2008
A match made in heaven
After 39 years, Brian Eidsvold felt he was finally able to give something worthwhile back to his mother - her life. And it was a gift he never imagined he could give her. In 2000, Joan Eidsvold's routine physical revealed that she had chronic kidney disorder. As her kidney function...
February 21, 2008 - 12:00am