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Ward to retire from MN House after 2018 session
News briefs: Police seek volunteer reserve officers, Absentee voting begins in Senate District 54
Minn. roundup: Pawlenty says he won't run against Smith for U.S. Senate; Looking for contraband, Stillwater prison unit was in lockdown
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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TOWN OF GREY CLOUD ISLAND: 1/26/18 Public Test of Voting Equip.
FORECLOSURE- POSTPONEMENT: U.S. Bank vs David R. Wirkus
Croix Chordsmen want to serenade your Valentine
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
New Afton boutique offers kids' fashion, parties fit for a princess
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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
Newport CEO carries on husband’s ‘generous’ legacy at Heritage Days
A famous Greek storyteller once said, “No act of kindness, no matter how small, is ever wasted.” Aesop’s centuries-old truth is the...
August 27, 2014 - 10:00am
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 20, 2014
Room fit for a princess: St. Paul Park girl gets Special Spaces room renovation
The room reveal came after a week-long renovation from volunteers at Special Spaces, Bob Michels Construction and the BATC Foundation.
August 20, 2014 - 10:00am
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.
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 30, 2014
Celebrating similarities: St. Paul Park family embraces life with daughter with Pfeiffer syndrome
Five-year-old Kathryn McAllister likes to swing on her playset. She also likes playing with her older brother, Leland. She likes monster trucks,...
July 30, 2014 - 9:00am
July 17, 2014
Cottage Grove Scout’s daily ‘good turn’ saved a life
A slogan followed by more than 2 million Boy Scouts across the country was behind a Cottage Grove teen's heroic actions that saved a life.
July 17, 2014 - 9:00am
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...
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
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