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Grant funds new sergeant, new task force on sex trafficking
Allwine jury selection begins
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Boys' hockey roundup: Raptors pick up SEC win vs. Stillwater
Claugherty's hat trick leads Raptors past Royals
Girls' hockey: Offensive mindset starts to pay off for Wolfpack
Eagles felled by last-second shot
Big second half lifts Royals past Raptors
St. Paul Park church to hold artisan fair
Falteisek to perform in holiday concert in Woodbury
A soldier's journey: Cottage Grove officer, veteran shares story in new cable documentary
New Life Academy musical 'Singin' in the Rain' set to make a splash
A Halloween bash: Cottage Grove Strawberry Fest celebrates with 10th annual parade
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Hotel and restaurant eyed for century-old riverside factory in Hastings
Cottage Grover's online apparel business supports animal non-profits
Twin Cities-based pizza joint declares itself home of 'Minnesota-style' pizza
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July 17, 2017
River City Chorale offers summer performances
The River City Chorale is celebrating its ninth season of choral music by presenting a series of concerts in July. Over 140 vocalists from Hudson,...
July 17, 2017 - 5:00pm
June 30, 2017
Area 4th of July celebrations/fireworks guide
Wisconsin Deer Park Deer Park Village Celebration, June 30-July 1. Friday night will finish off with a fireworks display at dusk and music and...
June 30, 2017 - 5:00am
June 22, 2017
Minn. State Fair cheese curd legend to appear at Cheese Curd Festival
ELLSWORTH -- If you’ve ever attended the Minnesota State Fair, then chances are you’ve visited The Original Deep Fried Cheese Curds booth....
June 22, 2017 - 2:48pm
June 17, 2017
Sights from the Strawberry Fest 5K
The Cottage Grove Strawberry Fest 5-kilometer race was run under mostly clear skies and temperatures in the 70s on June 17. The race, which started...
June 17, 2017 - 10:51am
June 15, 2017
Overcoming fear: Relay for Life of South Washington County raises $130,000
Passion, courage and determination marked the dozens of survivors honored at Relay for Life of South Washington County June 9. Survivors' shirts...
June 15, 2017 - 8:30am
June 13, 2017
Minister to marry couples aboard Afton's 'Love Float' during Fourth of July Parade
When JP Armstrong sent a 1:30 a.m. email to Deb Larson detailing his idea to perform a series of weddings aboard a parade float, she couldn't...
June 13, 2017 - 4:00pm
June 8, 2017
Beating the odds: Stage 4 cancer survivor to speak at Relay for Life
The breast cancer had already spread through her lymph nodes and liver when Jennifer Hauk was diagnosed. "So not only did I have cancer at 34...
June 8, 2017 - 8:00am
June 7, 2017
PHOTOS: Park High School celebrates graduation
Friends, family and faculty turned out to honor the Park High School Class of 2017 at Aldrich Arena. Park Principal Ginger Garski and District...
June 7, 2017 - 11:58am
May 12, 2017
Cottage Grove film festival sees bigger picture
It didn't take long for the Films in 5 Festival to attract talent beyond its Cottage Grove borders. Last year's sophomore event drew at least...
May 12, 2017 - 8:51am
February 28, 2017
Beads and bingo: St. Thomas Aquinas Catholic Church Mardi Gras a hit with kids and adults alike
The St. Thomas Aquinas Catholic Church two-day Mardi Gras celebration brought in big crowds and big fun.
February 28, 2017 - 10:26am
February 18, 2017
Freeze and thank you: Polar Plunge raises $95,000
Woodbury Anyone who thought that Saturday's mild weather would make the Polar Plunge less painful was in for a shock. Sure, the temperatures...
February 18, 2017 - 8:00am
February 10, 2017
Splashed ice: Third-annual Polar Plunge will chill and thrill in Woodbury
Anyone can go swimming when it's 80 degrees and sunny. But it takes guts to jump into a freezing Minnesota lake in February.
February 10, 2017 - 1:31pm
February 6, 2017
Moon Glow lights up the night
The annual Moon Glow lit up the fields of E.P. Rock Elementary Saturday night as the Hudson Hot Air Affair wound down for the day.
February 6, 2017 - 1:53pm
February 4, 2017
Hot Air Affair Parade lights up downtown
The annual Hot Air Affair parade lit the way down Vine Street Friday night with participating balloon crews bringing their own flare to the event. See more coverage on the annual Hudson Hot Air Affair here.
February 4, 2017 - 5:45pm
February 3, 2017
Fashion show will kick off spring anti-hunger campaign
Scoring that perfect prom dress could mean feeding a kid for a month. But it’s important to know where to shop. To feed underserved students...
February 3, 2017 - 4:33pm