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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
crime and courts
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
arts and entertainment
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ORDINANCE NO. 970
Roberta Swan, 66
Connie Courtade, 75
Nadine Strong, 85
Jane Crowell, 97
Diane A. Sherman, 79
Letter to the editor: Lewis not part of establishment
Letter to the editor: Schoen gets work done, gets results
Letter to the editor: Vote on the future of Newport
Letter to the editor: Vote Peterson, Schoen and Jurgens
Letter to the editor: Franke is perfect choice for 54A
Real Estate Showcase
June 21, 2014
Sunshine and Star Wars at Cottage Grove Strawberry Fest Grande Parade
Aside from the ‘ohs’ and ‘ahs’ from the crowd as dozens of floats and performers made their way down Jamaica Avenue Saturday for the...
June 21, 2014 - 2:39pm
June 19, 2014
May the fun be with you at the Cottage Grove Strawberry Fest
Climb aboard the “Strawbinnium Eagle,” as Cottage Grove City Council member Dave Thiede dubbed it, and take part in this year’s Star Wars-themed...
June 19, 2014 - 11:01am
June 18, 2014
Strawberries ripe for the picking at Afton Apple Orchard
A sea of small red berries attracted dozens of pickers Wednesday for the second full day of the summer strawberry season at Afton Apple Orchard....
June 18, 2014 - 3:41pm
June 11, 2014
'Smitty' signs off: Cottage Grove police sergeant retires after 31 years
It was always a lifelong goal of Jim ‘Smitty’ Smith to wear a police uniform. An encounter with law enforcement as a young child ignited...
News/crime and courts
June 11, 2014 - 8:00am
June 5, 2014
Dressing up: Cottage Grove church members sew clothes for underprivileged children
Members at Hope Community Church in Cottage Grove are upcycling T-shirts, pillowcases and sheets into children's dresses and shorts.
June 5, 2014 - 1:00pm
Documenting history: Simpson named Cottage Grove Preservationist of the Year
Stepping into the spotlight isn’t an everyday occurrence for South Washington County Telecommunications’ lead producer, Ann Simpson. The...
June 5, 2014 - 9:00am
January 16, 2014
New nail salon lets Cottage Grove couple ‘set down roots’
Bella Nails Salon & Spa open for business, sets ribbon cutting ceremony for Jan. 28.
January 16, 2014 - 9:00am
January 12, 2014
Mild temps attract dozens to Cottage Grove ice skate night
Nothing says winter in Minnesota quite like outdoor ice skating, hot chocolate and a crackling bonfire. Highlands Park pond in Cottage Grove...
January 12, 2014 - 4:55pm
December 23, 2013
Benefit planned for ill Cottage Grove police sergeant
In an effort to show solidarity and provide financial assistance to a police sergeant with brain cancer, the Cottage Grove Police Department...
News/crime and courts
December 23, 2013 - 3:11pm
October 3, 2013
Halloween horrors come alive at Deadview Cemetery
Halloween is woven in the founders of Deadview Cemetery. Something about the high-pitched shrieks, freaked-out faces and thrill of the scare...
October 3, 2013 - 5:06am
September 24, 2013
Cottage Grove Public Works Department opens doors, showcases rigs
An early afternoon rainstorm didn’t stop activities at the Cottage Grove Public Works Department from taking place as more than 1,000 people...
September 24, 2013 - 5:00pm
August 30, 2013
Deployment party for Cottage Grove man becomes USO fundraiser
A longtime member of the Navy, Cottage Grove resident Jack Taly wanted his upcoming deployment party to benefit others and turned it into a USO...
August 30, 2013 - 10:30am
June 15, 2013
Two south Washington County Girl Scouts go for gold
It is the highest honor a Girl Scout can achieve.
June 15, 2013 - 8:52am
Memorial service set for Friday for Cottage Grove native Danielle Jelinek
A memorial service is planned for Friday for Cottage Grove native Danielle Jelinek. Jelinek, 27, went missing in December in rural Chisago County....
May 15, 2013 - 11:42am
March 26, 2013
Board games can entertain, chase away cabin fever
Finding the right games for this setting can be a challenge for people of different interests and ages, but with careful selection and compromise,...
March 26, 2013 - 9:18am