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Ex-chief justice takes over stadium board leadership
Cottage Grove RE/MAX Professionals honors 10 associates
School District 833 graduation rates reach new high; achievement gap narrows
South Washington County lawmakers on Sunday alcohol sales: Yes, yes, undecided
Minnesota roundup: Two found dead in house fire in NW Minnesota
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Gymnastics: Raptors take seventh at team state
Girls' Basketball: Park wraps up regular season with a win
Boys' Hockey: Raptors fall to state-ranked St. Thomas Academy
PWER Alpine Skiing: Fall ends Thompson’s run at state
Park Volleyball: Johnson brings new perspective to Park volleyball
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
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Hugh D. "Doug" Carroll Jr., 81
Hollis "Luke" Lucas, 87
Frank A. 'Sonny' Deshler, 77
Lyle A. Heuer, 66
Elaine Y. Mann, 59
Superintendent Keith Jacobus viewpoint: 'It takes a village' just as relevant today
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
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August 11, 2013
Newport Pioneer Day celebrates city’s heritage under blue skies
Hundreds of area residents soaked up the sun and summer weather Sunday during the annual Newport Pioneer Day celebration at Pioneer Memorial...
August 11, 2013 - 2:39pm
July 24, 2013
Cottage View Drive-In sign finds new home
The Little Log House Pioneer Village south of Hastings will open its grounds to the public in the annual Antique Power Show this week, and a...
Life/arts and entertainment
July 24, 2013 - 1:02pm
July 9, 2013
Cottage Grove's Lisabeth Mackall to sign book about police husband Frank Mackall's injury and recovery
The wife of injured police officer Frank Mackall is signing her new book that explores the family’s journey following his accident.
July 9, 2013 - 3:26pm
March 8, 2012
The Croix Chordsmen" will perform a free concert at 2 p.m. on March 18, at The City Center Amphitheater in Woodbury, Minn. Four part harmony is a universal language of Barbershoppers everywhere. These men belong to an internationally recognized organization known as the Barbershop...
arts and entertainment/events/Life
March 8, 2012 - 10:55am
August 23, 2011
Rescued bald eagle to be release at Carpenter Nature Center on Wednesday
A bald eagle rescued during a snowstorm in March will be released at 9 a.m. Wednesday, Aug. 24, at Carpenter Nature Center in Hastings. The eagle was injured in what was believed to be a territorial dispute. Three Carpenter Nature Center staff members and volunteers drove to the...
August 23, 2011 - 10:34am
July 2, 2010
Weekend planner: Lots of options for the Fourth
Between holiday picnics, south Washington County families can choose from firework displays, parades, carnivals and campfire programs. Washington County Parks will feature reptiles and raptors in two separate campfire programs, both set for 7:15 p.m. on Saturday evening, July 3....
July 2, 2010 - 8:32am
June 30, 2010
Food, fun, fireworks on the Fourth
South Washington County residents don't have to go far this Fourth of July for that fireworks fix. The Cottage Grove Area Lions Club will again sponsor a night of fireworks, family fun and free games at Kingston Park on Sunday evening to celebrate Independence Day. The annual family...
June 30, 2010 - 8:10am
June 17, 2010
Weekend planner: Strawberry fest and more
Much of this weekend's activities will take place at Kingston Park in Cottage Grove as the city celebrates its annual Strawberry Festival. For more information on Strawberry Fest go to the festival website. There will be a benefit garage sale to raise fund for the Susan G.
June 17, 2010 - 4:41pm
May 20, 2010
Weekend planner: Afton May Fair, flower sales this weekend
Events for the weekend begin Thursday night at a free pizza picnic for families at Kingston Park. Cottage Grove is hosting an informational meeting at the picnic for anyone interested in organizing their own Night to Unite -- formerly National Night Out.
May 20, 2010 - 12:35pm
May 14, 2010
Weekend planner: Plant sale, Soup-er Bowl this weekend
A large assortment of annual, vegetables, flats and hanging baskets will be sold from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Saturday, May 15, at Community United Church of Christ, 1145 Summit Ave. in St. Paul Park.
May 14, 2010 - 9:06am
May 6, 2010
Weekend Planner: Tree planting, flower sale this weekend
Get out and enjoy the outdoors this weekend. Head to the community tree planting in Highlands Park, the benefit flower sale at Park High School or the Llama Magic event at the Washington County Fairgrounds. Cottage Grove is sponsoring a community tree plantingfrom 9 a.m. to noon...
May 6, 2010 - 8:40am
April 1, 2010
Weekend planner: Easter egg hunts, musicals
Light the Way Church's 15th production of the Easter dramatic musical, "One Voice,"will be presented on Thursday, Friday and Saturday, April 1, 2 and 3. The New Life Church of Woodbury will present "Crown Him," an Easter musical drama, at 7 p.m.
arts and entertainment/events/Life
April 1, 2010 - 12:59pm
March 18, 2010
Weekend Planner: Fundraiser for Hope Christian this weekend
Nationally known motivational speaker and best-selling Christian author Becky Tirabassi will lecture at New Life Academy in Woodbury March 18. A free art crawl /a> at Valley Creek Mall in Woodbury is set Friday through Sunday, March 19 to 21. The East Ridge 11AAA baseball team...
March 18, 2010 - 11:09am
March 11, 2010
Weekend planner: Gospel Jam Friday, dance program Saturday
Whirlwind Ministries is hosting a Gospel Jam Friday at the Sonrise Ministering Center, in Cottage Grove. Musicians and listeners are welcome, according to pastor Susie Rogowski. Students at St. Andrew's Lutheran School in St. Paul Park will present the musical, "The Rock Slinger...
March 11, 2010 - 7:00am
March 4, 2010
Weekend planner: Food shelf, Relay for Life fundraisers this weekend
The Valley Crossing Community School Relay For Life team will host a pancake breakfast at the Valley Creek Plaza Applebee's Neighborhood Grill and Bar (near Target) from 8 to 9:45 a.m. on Saturday, March 6. The Cottage Grove Walking Club will meet for its first walk of the yearbeginning...
March 4, 2010 - 1:23pm