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National Karate moves to larger space
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
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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Georgia M. Christenson, 67
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Melroy Englert, 76
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’
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October 23, 2013
School District 833 referendum preview: Levy outcome to guide school spending
Many education decisions to be made in the South Washington County Schools over the next several years will be determined by how voters answer...
October 23, 2013 - 9:16am
November 6, 2012
3 million Minnesotans head to polls today
November 6, 2012 - 9:32am
June 12, 2012
St. Paul Park man challenges GOP, DFL in House 54A race
By his count, Ron Lischeid has run unsuccessfully for public office a dozen times. City councils, school boards, state legislative seats -- he has sought them all across the Twin Cities metro area. Never once has Lischeid come out on top at the ballot box. "I'm the answer to...
June 12, 2012 - 9:10pm
February 17, 2012
Politicians await redistricting announcement
ST. PAUL -- The most important day of the 2012 Minnesota legislative session, for some at least, could be Tuesday. That is the day when a state judicial panel is expected to release new legislative and congressional district maps.
February 17, 2012 - 8:57pm
August 2, 2011
Three file for District 833 School Board election on opening day of filing period
Three people have filed to run for the District 833 School Board, including two of three incumbents whose terms end later this year. Board members Leslee Boyd of Woodbury and Ron Kath of Cottage Grove filled out their campaign paperwork Tuesday, the first day of the filing period....
August 2, 2011 - 4:00pm
June 7, 2011
Boyd, Gelbmann, Kath to seek re-election to District 833 School Board
District 833 School Board member Jim Gelbmann is convinced that moving school board elections from odd to even years is good for voters, but the rest of the board didn't agree at the June 2 workshop. The discussion came up when the board noted that the filing for three board positions...
June 7, 2011 - 11:47am
December 10, 2010
Pawlenty passes baton to Dayton
ST. PAUL -- There is no doubt the election is over: Democrat Mark Dayton, Minnesota's governor elect, and Republican Tim Pawlenty, who holds the office until Jan. 3, sounded like old pals Thursday after they met privately and before Pawlenty and his wife showed Dayton and his sons...
December 10, 2010 - 1:43pm
November 20, 2010
Letter: Thankful for benefit, friends
The benefit for George held at the VFW Red Barn in Cottage Grove on Nov. 7 was beautiful. It turned out to be a great celebration with family and friends. I wish to thank my daughters and niece for taking on the huge task of putting together such an event to raise money to help pay...
November 20, 2010 - 10:30am
Letter: Honored to keep serving in Senate
Thank you for your support during my recent campaign for re-election to the state Senate. It's an honor to represent you in St. Paul. I am proud of the work I've done over the past four years to protect education funding, provide safe transportation options and, most importantly,...
November 20, 2010 - 10:30am
October 27, 2010
Sorting out the 24 judicial candidates
The most unusual local election this fall is one that typically would get little attention. Listed on the Nov. 2 election ballot simply as "Judge 10th District Court 3," a judicial seat based in Washington County has drawn lots of attention for the sheer number of candidates - there...
crime and courts
October 27, 2010 - 8:00am
January 29, 2010
Governor campaigns drive precinct caucus interest
January 29, 2010 - 10:08am
December 15, 2009
Peterson to run for re-election
Washington County Commissioner Myra Peterson said she'll seek re-election in 2010. Peterson said this morning that experience is needed on the...
December 15, 2009 - 11:14am
November 4, 2009
School board election results, precinct-by-precinct
St. Paul Park P-1 Tracy Brunnette, 14, 12.84 % Mike Thissen, 9, 8.26 % Alberder Gillespie, 6, 5.5 % David G. Kemper, 9, 8.26 % Walt Lyszak, 11, 10.09 % Marsha Adou, 11, 10.09% Edward Nowak, 8, 7.34 % Laurie Johnson, 14, 12.84 % Gina Taft, 10, 9.17 % Katy McElwee-Stevens,...
November 4, 2009 - 11:26am
Brunnette, Adou retain seats, Kemper, Johnson join school board
David Kemper, Tracy Brunnette, Laurie Johnson and Marsha Adou were elected to seats on the School District 833 board, according to the unofficial results on the Minnesota Secretary of State Web site. Ten candidates sought the four seats. Kemper lead with 1,614 votes.
November 4, 2009 - 1:52am
November 2, 2009
Party endorsement of school board candidates draws scrutiny
The Republican Party of Minnesota has made a late push in support of three candidates for the District 833 School Board, delivering flyers touting...
November 2, 2009 - 5:29pm