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Ex-opioid addict: Doctors only want to prescribe 'pills, pills, pills, pills'
Right place, right time: Citizens honored for life-saving act
Cottage Grove woman broke into home, stole gift card, charges say
Cottage Grove council conducts Stevens’ performance evaluation
Charges: 100-mph chase in Newport ends with DWI, drug charges
crime and courts
Boys' Basketball: Raptors hold off Royals, grab share of SEC lead
Wrestling: Woodbury, East Ridge fall in team section semifinals
Gymnastics: East Ridge wins section title
Girls' Basketball: Wolfpack improves streak to three games
Boys' Basketball: Park runs out of steam in two losses
College students present diverse artwork exhibition
Freeze and thank you: Polar Plunge raises $95,000
Splashed ice: Third-annual Polar Plunge will chill and thrill in Woodbury
Moon Glow lights up the night
Hot Air Affair Parade lights up downtown
arts and entertainment
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VCCS INTERIOR REMODEL BID
PN JT PLANNING MET COUN-GCIT
LTD LIABILITY CO-PURE VITALITY
BID FOR NEW CG FIRE STATION
Frank A. 'Sonny' Deshler, 77
Lyle A. Heuer, 66
Elaine Y. Mann, 59
Terry L. Syverson, 66
Sandra R. Baxter
Viewpoint: Whisper of spring in the air
Letters to the editor: Franke should be straight with constituents; Franke, Jurgens helped provide relief
Letters: Red Rock boondoggle shows county should stick to road planning
Viewpoint: Legislature should recommit to county program aid
Viewpoint: Health care aid law the first step
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July 14, 2009
Juggler back at library
Bill the Juggler will entertain kids with comedy and juggling and lots of audience participation, beginning at 11 a.m. on Friday, July 17, at...
July 14, 2009 - 12:36pm
July 9, 2009
Weekend planner: Narnia the Musical this weekend
WEDNESDAY, JULY 8 NARNIA THE MUSICAL -- The Woodbury Community Theatre will present "Narnia -- The Musical," at 7 p.m. Wednesday through Saturday, July 8 to 11, at New Life Church, 6758 Bailey Road, in Woodbury. The show is based on the books of C.S. Lewis and Jules Tasca, with music...
July 9, 2009 - 9:11am
July 6, 2009
Walking through the wardrobe
People who grew up with the "Chronicles of Narnia" books by C.S. Lewis know about the Pevensie children, Mr. Tumnus and the great Lion "Aslan."...
July 6, 2009 - 7:56am
July 1, 2009
Weekend planner: Lots of fireworks this weekend
SATURDAY, JULY 4 FIREWORKS AT KINGSTON -- The Cottage Grove Lion's Club will host a Fourth of July celebration beginning at 6 p.m. on Saturday, July 4, at Kingston Park, Indian Boulevard and 75th Street. Activities will include games for children, prizes, hot dogs, brats, pop, chips,...
July 1, 2009 - 9:32am
June 19, 2009
Relay recruits teams, plans birthday
The Cottage Grove Area Relay for Life will celebrate the start of the 25th year of the Relay nationwide, beginning at 6 p.m. Friday, July 10, at Kingston Park, in Cottage Grove. "Our theme this year is 'Happy Birthday, Relay,'" said Relay co-chair Alesha Schutz. The Relay for Life,...
June 19, 2009 - 8:11am
June 16, 2009
Hot Rod Hump Day gathers speed
Classic cars -- pristine or modified -- is the only topic of conversation for those who gather for Hot Rod Hump Day at the Car Bar. The gathering,...
June 16, 2009 - 12:15pm
June 11, 2009
Weekend planner: Wedding traditions program this weekend
FRIDAY, JUNE 12 CUB SCOUT BRAT FEST -- Cub Scout Pack 644 is hosting a brat fest at Von Hanson's Meats, 9030 Inwood Ave., in Cottage Grove. Serving hours are 4 to 7 p.m. on Friday, June 12; 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturday, June 13; and 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Sunday, June 14. Proceeds...
June 11, 2009 - 10:01am
June 4, 2009
Weekend planner: Free garage sale this weekend
THURSDAY, JUNE 4 CARING FOR CHILDREN YARD SALE -- The staff and management at Country Inn & Suites, in Cottage Grove, are sponsoring "Caring for Our Children" yard sale from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Thursday and Friday, June 4 and 5, at the hotel, 8350 East Point Douglas Road. Proceeds...
June 4, 2009 - 8:37am
May 21, 2009
Weekend planner: Veterans tour to honor war dead Monday
THURSDAY, MAY 21 GARDEN LECTURE AT LEDUC -- Chris James, chief farming officer at Fresh Earth Farms in Denmark Township, will be the guest speaker at the first of a series of lectures scheduled at LeDuc Historic Estate, 1629 Vermillion Street, in Hastings. James' presentation, "Gardens:...
May 21, 2009 - 11:32am
May 20, 2009
Upcoming community meetings
May 21 How to host your own National Night Out Cottage Grove citizens interested in hosting a National Night Out/Night to Unite party in their own neighborhood are invited to learn the details from 6 to 8 p.m. on Thursday, May 21, at Kingston Park, in Cottage Grove. There will...
May 20, 2009 - 10:53am
May 15, 2009
Weekend planner: Benefits for Rein in Sarcoma, Rebecca Eckes
FRIDAY, MAY 15 POPPY DAY -- Veterans from Cottage Grove VFW Post 8752 and members of the American Legion Post 98 Auxiliary in St. Paul Park will give away Buddy Poppies at area businesses on Friday, May 15. Any donations received go into a relief fund to help veterans, widows and...
May 15, 2009 - 10:44am
May 13, 2009
CG National Night Out information session May 21
Cottage Grove residents interested in learning about National Night Out/Night to Unite are invited to attend a picnic from 6 to 8 p.m. May 21 at Kingston Park. Complimentary pizza, cookies and beverages will be provided. Kingston Park is located at 9195 75th St S. For more information...
May 13, 2009 - 9:46am
May 7, 2009
Weekend planner: Woodbury Lion's garage sale and salad luncheon this weekend
THURSDAY, MAY 7 SOUNDS OF HARMONY -- The Sounds of Harmony, under the direction of Page Stevens, will present "Flashback! Snapshots of Musical Memories," beginning at 7 p.m. on Thursday, May 7, at Maplewood Community Center, 2100 White Bear Ave. N., in Maplewood. Tickets are $12....
May 7, 2009 - 11:19am
May 1, 2009
Upcoming senior events
The following information is provided by the South Washington Senior Center, 8400 East Point Douglas Road, in Cottage Grove. For details, call the Center at (651) 458-6650, or e-mail director Rebecca Kropelnicki at firstname.lastname@example.org. May 5 Senior Law Project -- This program provides...
May 1, 2009 - 5:31pm
Area faith events
Following is a sampling of upcoming faith events in the south Washington County area: May 1 Recycled Blessings rummage sale -- Rose of Sharon Lutheran Church, 6875 Jamaica Ave., in Cottage Grove, is hosting a Recycled Blessings rummage sale from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Friday, May 1...
May 1, 2009 - 10:51am