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Dominium breaks ground for Legends of Cottage Grove
Liberty keeps it local: Family business keeps on growing
Oasis lifestyle: Sheppard busy as a chiropractor, new Chamber president
Minnesota Senate District 54 candidate Q/A: Leilani Holmstadt
Minnesota Senate District 54 candidate Q/A: Dan Schoen
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Football: Wolfpack rolls at North in regular season finale
Football: Royals upset Raptors in regular season finale
Adapted Soccer: Thunderbolts get season's first shutout
Girls Soccer: Bunnell, Raptors break out in section championship game
Girls Tennis: Schurhamer team advances to section finals
Crowd gathers to support Oktoberfest for Friends in Need Food Shelf
Bailey Nurseries chairman wins conservation award
Banking on Oktoberfest: Oct. 16 fundraiser in Cottage Grove helps Friends in Need Food Shelf's bottom line
Films in Five Festival gets "bigger and better"
Fans flock to Films in Five Festival in Cottage Grove
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Viewpoint: Friends in Need gets ready for 2016 holiday season
Letter to the editor: Jurgens promises to work for us
Letter to the editor: Lund: I stand by comments at forum
Letter to the editor: Peterson has courage, work ethic to get job done
Letter to the editor: Jurgens would be excellent leader
Real Estate Showcase
December 4, 2014
Cottage Grove lights up the holiday season
Annual tree lighting ceremony attracts many, Santa and Mrs. Claus make appearance.
December 4, 2014 - 1:54pm
Holiday Train returns to Cottage Grove Wednesday with $90K goal
Annual wintertime event returns to usual location, two country artists aboard set to perform.
December 4, 2014 - 9:00am
November 27, 2014
Hale to the Bird 5K runners brave below-zero temps in Cottage Grove
Over 400 local runners and walkers took to Hamlet Park to participate in the annual pre-Thanksgiving race.
November 27, 2014 - 11:07am
October 28, 2014
Parade of Halloween spirit during Cottage Grove's Monster Bash
More than 30 parade units participated in the sixth-annual Monster Bash celebration Saturday, the culmination of a two-day event.
October 28, 2014 - 1:38pm
October 22, 2014
Hillside Elementary School parents chalk for change
“We need to show these kids that they are special and that they are loved,” parent organizer Rachel Blinsman said.
October 22, 2014 - 5:00pm
October 8, 2014
Oktoberfest raises money for Friends in Need Food Shelf
Second-annul event raised $15,116.99 for the organization’s emergency fund.
October 8, 2014 - 11:43am
October 1, 2014
Holiday Train returns to Cottage Grove Dec. 10
Annual event returns to usual location this year.
October 1, 2014 - 1:43pm
September 30, 2014
Friends in Need's annual Oktoberfest bigger, better this year in Cottage Grove
Second-annual event looking to exceed $14,800 earnings from previous year, proceeds benefit food shelf's emergency fund.
September 30, 2014 - 1:18pm
August 27, 2014
Still waiting: Cottage Grove man continues search for life-saving kidney
Gorbunow builds front-yard wooden kidney, hopes more donors will step forward.
August 27, 2014 - 9:00am
August 12, 2014
Pioneer pride in Newport
The original pioneers who settled Newport probably didn't have this much fun. They didn't have cotton candy and Elvis impersonators back...
August 12, 2014 - 11:17am
August 7, 2014
Newport Pioneer Day marks city’s 125th year
Anniversary celebration includes raffle, live entertainment Sunday, Aug. 10. It begins at 11 a.m. with a parade.
August 7, 2014 - 9:00am
August 6, 2014
South Washington County communities celebrate Night to Unite
Thousands across the area celebrate the national event that supports a community mission to foster crime-free neighborhoods.
News/crime and courts
August 6, 2014 - 1:50pm
August 5, 2014
Washington County fair a celebration of tradition
Local students, church involved in five-day event out at Lake Elmo fairgrounds.
August 5, 2014 - 4:08pm
July 14, 2014
Cottage Grove Safety Camp 20 years strong teaching emergency preparedness
More than 75 Cottage Grove kids took over Hamlet Park last week for two full days of fun and educational activities aimed at teaching basic safety...
News/crime and courts
July 14, 2014 - 9:03am
July 9, 2014
St. Paul Park Heritage Days to include new events
Business expo, singing competition, pre-festival pub crawl among new attractions. City also implements earlier end times.
July 9, 2014 - 9:00am