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June 21, 2014
Hundreds of area residents lined Jamaica Avenue Saturday as the 2014 Strawberry Fest Grand Parade made its way to Cottage Grove Middle School. (Bulletin photo by Emily Buss)
Sunshine and Star Wars at Cottage Grove Strawberry Fest Grande Parade
June 21, 2014 - 2:39pm
June 19, 2014
Hundreds gathered along Jamaica Avenue in Cottage Grove last year to take part in the Strawberry Festival Grande Parade. (Bulletin file photo)
May the fun be with you at the Cottage Grove Strawberry Fest
June 19, 2014 - 11:01am
June 18, 2014
Joe Conlin and his daughter, Maggie, 18 months, sifted through strawberry bushes Wednesday at Afton Apple Orchard on the hunt for the perfect berries. (Bulletin photo by Emily Buss)
Strawberries ripe for the picking at Afton Apple Orchard
June 18, 2014 - 3:41pm
June 11, 2014
Cottage Grove police Sgt. Jim ‘Smitty’ Smith retired after 31 years in law enforcement, a career he said he wanted since childhood. (Submitted photo)
'Smitty' signs off: Cottage Grove police sergeant retires after 31 years
June 11, 2014 - 8:00am
June 5, 2014
A handful of women at Hope Community Church have crafted nearly 200 dresses and shorts for boys and girls in a rural Taiwanese town. The church’s pastor is embarking on a mission trip and bringing the garments with him. (Bulletin photo by Emily Buss)
Dressing up: Cottage Grove church members sew clothes for underprivileged children
June 5, 2014 - 1:00pm
Ann Simpson spends most of her time behind the camera, but recently she was in the spotlight when she was named Cottage Grove’s 2013 Preservationist of the Year. (Bulletin photo by Emily Buss)
Documenting history: Simpson named Cottage Grove Preservationist of the Year
June 5, 2014 - 9:00am
January 16, 2014
Bella Nails employees, specializing in manicures and pedicures, say they are already seeing repeat customers. Owner Maily Xaphakdy quietly opened the nail salon last month. (Bulletin photo by Emily Buss)
New nail salon lets Cottage Grove couple ‘set down roots’
January 16, 2014 - 9:00am
January 12, 2014
Area families welcomed warmer temps and came out by the dozens for the city's annual skate night event at Highlands Park pond. (Bulletin photo by Emily Buss)
Mild temps attract dozens to Cottage Grove ice skate night
January 12, 2014 - 4:55pm
December 23, 2013
Longtime Cottage Grove police Sgt. Greg Brysky was diagnosed with brain cancer earlier this year. As he continues his battle, the police department is hosting a benefit. (Submitted photo)
Benefit planned for ill Cottage Grove police sergeant
December 23, 2013 - 3:11pm
October 3, 2013
More than a dozen scenes are elaborately decorated to provide thrill seekers with a scare like they’ve never had before. Deadview Cemetery, now in its 17th year, opens this weekend. (Submitted photo)
Halloween horrors come alive at Deadview Cemetery
October 3, 2013 - 5:06am
September 24, 2013
More than 1,000 area residents made it out to the Cottage Grove Public Works Department’s open house last week, which featured rides on the cherry picker, free food and children’s activities. (Bulletin photo by Emily Buss)
Cottage Grove Public Works Department opens doors, showcases rigs
September 24, 2013 - 5:00pm
August 30, 2013
A member of the Navy and Navy reserves for a combined 25 years, Jack Taly of Cottage Grove turned is backyard deployment party into a USO fundraiser and Barbecue for the Troops. (Submitted photo)
Deployment party for Cottage Grove man becomes USO fundraiser
August 30, 2013 - 10:30am
June 15, 2013
Cottage Grove Girl Scouts Hannah Birttnen (left) and Gwen Riemenschneider were recognized for attaining the Gold Award, the highest honor in the organization. Submitted photo
Two south Washington County Girl Scouts go for gold
June 15, 2013 - 8:52am
Memorial service set for Friday for Cottage Grove native Danielle Jelinek
May 15, 2013 - 11:42am
March 26, 2013
Board games can entertain, chase away cabin fever
March 26, 2013 - 9:18am