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'Most promising' possibility yet for new hotel in Cottage Grove
St. Paul Park police reports: Garage break-in; fighting
Philharmonic convergence: Minnesota Orchestra performs at East Ridge High School
Police: Stranger asked young girl for Cottage Grove home's garage door code
Colorful weekend headed to Afton
crime and courts
Football: Academy Force drops home game against Mound Westonka
Football: Park drops rematch with Apple Valley
Football: East Ridge holds off Roseville for a win on homecoming
Girls' swimming and diving: Wolfpack have season's best meet vs. Raptors
Versatile Majewski commits to Miami
Westfields cardiac rehab program receives certification; Mesothelioma Awareness Day is Sept. 26: Health briefs
Cottage Grove family rallies around teen’s cancer fight
Historic home tour planned Sept. 24 in Red Wing
Inhuman being: Woodbury High School grad gets role in Marvel television series
Head injuries and fall sports: How to protect young athletes
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State of MN vs Steven Radke in Condemnation
Acorn Mini Storage 101817 auction
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Cottage Grove Police Dept. auction 101417
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Editorial: No more 'one for the road'
Letters: Citizens organize against BNSF plan; juniors encouraged to apply for page program
Letters: Be cynical about GOP claims of public school support; Money, regulations don't solve problems
Letter: Jason Lewis is dangerous, not protesters
Viewpoint: Washington County is open to business
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April 5, 2016
Islamic center plan advances in Afton
For the past five years the Islamic Society of Woodbury-East Metro has held worship services in a 2,500-square-foot office space on Commerce...
April 5, 2016 - 4:09pm
July 30, 2013
Kernels of joy at county fair for Cottage Grove church
Cottage Grove United Church of Christ is in its 20th year selling sweet corn at the Washington County Fair.
July 30, 2013 - 1:59pm
August 9, 2012
Divine swine: Annual pig roast fundraiser the work of five south Washington County men's groups
There will be plenty of enthusiastic volunteers on hand when the men's clubs of five south Washington County churches host their annual pig roast...
August 9, 2012 - 1:48pm
June 30, 2012
Learning to love: St. Andrews in St. Paul Park holds vacation Bible school
Every child who went to the week-long vacation Bible school at St. Andrew's Lutheran Church in St. Paul Park had their own reason for attending. "We...
June 30, 2012 - 10:21am
October 18, 2011
Cottage Grove composer in contest to score a film
Mike Marier has been composing music for years. Now he must waiting a few more days before learning whether he will have a lot more to compose. Marier,...
October 18, 2011 - 1:59pm
July 13, 2011
Deziel leaves St. Rita's in Cottage Grove
As the Rev. Bill Deziel leaves St. Rita's Catholic Church in Cottage Grove, he said it was a joy to serve the congregation and walk with them...
July 13, 2011 - 1:02pm
April 6, 2011
Haas concert cancelled
A concert by David Haas scheduled for 1:30 p.m. Sunday, April 10, at St. Thomas Aquinas Catholic Church in St. Paul Park has been cancelled due to illness. The potluck lunch planned prior to the concert has also been cancelled.
April 6, 2011 - 2:55pm
September 2, 2010
Chaplains provide comfort in times of crisis
The Rev. Rolf Olson knows what it's like to be on both sides of a crisis when the police are called. Last spring the Cottage Grove resident, and pastor of Richfield Lutheran Church, got a page on his cell phone to report to the Woodbury Public Safety Department. A shooting involving...
September 2, 2010 - 6:20pm
July 6, 2010
Corn giveaway at Lighthouse Baptist
Fourteen-thousand pounds of sweet corn are free for the taking at Lighthouse Baptist Church in Cottage Grove Tuesday afternoon. Cottage Grove...
July 6, 2010 - 3:25pm
June 27, 2010
Church members offer 'Great Day of Service'
Discovery Community Church in St. Paul Park offered a variety of free services to neighbors at its second "Great Day of Service" in late May. Parishioners...
June 27, 2010 - 7:00am
June 20, 2010
50 years and more: Celebrating marriage
More than 100 people met for worship and lunch at St. Thomas Aquinas Catholic Church in St. Paul Park on June 8. Most of them were or had been...
June 20, 2010 - 7:00am
June 19, 2010
Message aimed at area bikers, enthusiasts
Ponch Iniguez, a St. Paul Park man who leads a ministry to bikers, will speak at 10 a.m. on Sunday, June 20, at Light the Way Church, at Jamaica Avenue and 70th St., in Cottage Grove. Iniguez, who has been ministering to motorcycle riders since 1998, travels throughout the country...
June 19, 2010 - 7:00am
June 7, 2010
Founding pastor out at King of Kings Lutheran Church
The founding pastor of King of Kings Lutheran Church, one of the area's largest congregations, is leaving in an agreement that follows a tumultuous several months for the Woodbury church. The Rev.
June 7, 2010 - 2:50pm
May 16, 2010
Talking faith: What is hell like?
I was surprised. I had always heard that "you can't take it with you." But, somehow the people in hell did. They had money ... PILES of money and stocks and bonds ... which they were always counting. And, yes, they even had income tax in hell. There were all kinds of people, but...
May 16, 2010 - 7:00am
May 12, 2010
Army chaplain to speak at church
Lt. Col. John J. Morris, who recently returned from his third tour of duty as an Army chaplain in Iraq, will be the featured speaker at the Saturday, May 29, Memorial observance at St. Mary's Church-Basswood Grove, in Denmark Township. Morris is also co-creator of "Beyond the Yellow...
May 12, 2010 - 2:04pm