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September 14, 2012
Cottage Grove woman's popular home-baked goods at farmers market benefit church
Many of the regular customers at the Cottage Grove United Church of Christ Farmers Market every Thursday afternoon head straight for the church...
September 14, 2012 - 7:30am
September 12, 2012
Washington County apple grower publishes children's book
About 80 percent of Whistling Well Farm customers come back every fall to pick apples and pumpkins and dig up fall mums. They also greet Emmy,...
September 12, 2012 - 10:20am
Pickin' time: south Washington County apple orchards in full swing
Children who tell parents that they found stars inside apples aren't telling stories -- they saw them while on a tour of Afton Apple Orchard...
September 12, 2012 - 9:54am
September 4, 2012
Holiday Train's 10th-annual Cottage Grove stop to pose added challenges
Organizers are beginning to plan for the 10th-annual Canadian Pacific Holiday Train stop in Cottage Grove this December. But they have even more planning to do after it was announced that the festive train and accompanying holiday entertainment will roll through at 5:30 p.m. on a...
September 4, 2012 - 12:54pm
August 29, 2012
Recipes for hope: South Washington County children with cancer contribute to cookbook
When Melissa Abdouch gets an idea to raise money for the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society, just get on board because she'll make that dream come...
August 29, 2012 - 6:46am
August 24, 2012
East Ridge/Loft program aims to grow south Washington County arts community
Amanda Hestwood, an East Ridge High School teacher and Loft Theater director, wants "to grow an art community" in the south Washington County area. She's off to a good start by giving kids a chance to find out what being on stage is all about. Youth from every private and public...
August 24, 2012 - 11:33am
August 22, 2012
Cottage Grove country band to perform at Minnesota State Fair
Those who like classic country music can get a homegrown taste on the first day of the Minnesota State Fair. Darlene and Ken Nelson of Cottage Grove will perform as "Darlene and the Boys" at the bandshell on Thursday, Aug. 23. The five-piece band features classic country and has...
August 22, 2012 - 2:07pm
August 21, 2012
Beard named Miss Heritage Days as St. Paul Park royalty crowned
St. Paul Park has a new court of royalty. Airianna Beard was named the 2012-13 Miss Heritage Days during a coronation Monday night at Park High...
August 21, 2012 - 7:42am
August 18, 2012
Luau on Broadway: St. Paul Park celebrates Heritage Days (W/VIDEO)
Get ready for a little taste of the tropics in St. Paul Park. "Luau on Broadway," the 28th edition of the city's annual Heritage Days celebration,...
August 18, 2012 - 2:35pm
August 17, 2012
St. Paul Park Heritage Days street dance will feature 'Playback'
"Playback," billed as the Twin Cities' dance rock and party band, will perform at St. Paul Park's annual Heritage Days street dance. The dance...
August 17, 2012 - 8:47am
Muddy madness at St. Paul Park Heritage Days Royal Mud Stomp (W/VIDEO)
The madness starts with seemingly endless rolls of duct tape to secure shoes, vintage clothes, old prom dresses, bridesmaid dresses that were...
August 17, 2012 - 8:37am
August 16, 2012
Six candidates run for Heritage Days' 2012-13 royal family
The 28th Heritage Days Coronation ceremony will introduce, select and crown four new members of the city's royal court, beginning at 6 p.m. Monday,...
August 16, 2012 - 1:12pm
Slice of history recognized as St. Paul Park's Carbone's named Business of the Year
Bob La Nasa has owned Carbone's Pizzeria in St. Paul Park since about 1975, and he worked for his father at the restaurant for more than a decade...
August 16, 2012 - 12:45pm
Cottage Grove teen's sketch selected for St. Paul Park Heritage Days logo
Morgan McGahn's preferred art medium is painting, but it's a drawing that earned her attention. McGahn's luau-themed drawing in color pencil...
August 16, 2012 - 12:43pm
'Moon' will be leading the St. Paul Park Heritage Days parade
If there was a Top 10 "heck of a nice guy" list, Don "Moon" Mullan would be on it. It's hard to believe that Mullan, 74, who was a Newport Police...
August 16, 2012 - 12:37pm