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October 8, 2014
The Cottage Grove Lions served food and beer at the Oktoberfest celebration at Hope Glen Farm in Cottage Grove Sunday. (Bulletin photo by Emily Buss)
Oktoberfest raises money for Friends in Need Food Shelf
October 8, 2014 - 11:43am
October 1, 2014
The Canadian Pacific Holiday Train passes through Cottage Grove each year drawing a few thousand people to see the festive, brightly lit rail cars. (Bulletin file photo)
Holiday Train returns to Cottage Grove Dec. 10
October 1, 2014 - 1:43pm
September 30, 2014
Live music starts at noon with Crazy George, The Accordion Man and The Glen Rays, followed by guitarist Todd Duane at 2 p.m. and the Blue Notes at 3:30 p.m. Music will be played in the barn and under the pavilion this year. (Photo courtesy of George Chavez)
Friends in Need's annual Oktoberfest bigger, better this year in Cottage Grove
September 30, 2014 - 1:18pm
August 27, 2014
Laurie Houle, CEO of Metro Gravel in Newport, and her family participated in the 2012 St. Paul Park Heritage Days parade, but now use the annual event to dole out white envelopes promoting a pay-it-forward message. (Submitted photo)
Newport CEO carries on husband’s ‘generous’ legacy at Heritage Days
August 27, 2014 - 10:00am
Cottage Grove resident Jim Gorbunow built a giant wooden kidney in an attempt solicit a life-saving donor. He garnered nationwide attention in January following the construction of a 5-foot snow kidney. (Bulletin photo by Emily Buss)
Still waiting: Cottage Grove man continues search for life-saving kidney
August 27, 2014 - 9:00am
August 20, 2014
Kathryn "Kate the Great" McAllister, 5, plays with a toy Friday while her parents Stacy and Alan, and brother, Leland, 6, marvel at the new room Special Spaces built for Kate. (Bulletin photo by Emily Buss)
Room fit for a princess: St. Paul Park girl gets Special Spaces room renovation
August 20, 2014 - 10:00am
August 12, 2014
Kate Gisselquist, 4, (left) of St. Paul Park enjoys some corn on the cob with Alex McKusky, 4, of Newport. during Pioneer Day. Sunday’s event marked the 125 anniversary of Newport and featured a parade, food vendors, inflatables and bingo under the pavilion. (Bulletin photo by William Loeffler)
Pioneer pride in Newport
August 12, 2014 - 11:17am
August 7, 2014
Newport’s annual Pioneer Day celebration draws hundreds of event-goers to Pioneer Park. This year, the get-together is recognizing the city’s 125-year history. It takes place Sunday, Aug. 10. (Bulletin file photo)
Newport Pioneer Day marks city’s 125th year
August 7, 2014 - 9:00am
August 6, 2014
Cottage Grove police reserve officers Jason Harder, left, and Steve Hotaling interact with kids Tuesday at a Night to Unite party in the Mississippi Dues neighborhood. (Bulletin photo by Emily Buss)
South Washington County communities celebrate Night to Unite
August 6, 2014 - 1:50pm
August 5, 2014
People from around the east metro flocked to the Washington County Fair in Lake Elmo, July 30-Aug. 3 at the fairgrounds in Lake Elmo. Food vendors, animal contests and a midway entertained event-goers all weekend. (Bulletin photo by Emily Buss)
Washington County fair a celebration of tradition
August 5, 2014 - 4:08pm
July 30, 2014
When she’s not playing with her monster trucks or singing to “Frozen,” Kathryn “Kate the Great” McAllister can be found outside swinging on her playset. McAllister, 5, has amassed a loyal following of supporters encouraging her through her journey with Pfeiffer syndrome. (Bulletin photo by Emily Buss)
Celebrating similarities: St. Paul Park family embraces life with daughter with Pfeiffer syndrome
July 30, 2014 - 9:00am
July 17, 2014
Twelve-year-old Tyler Kostelecky, of Cottage Grove, says the skills he has learned while in the Boy Scouts helped him save his young cousin from drowning last summer. Two weeks before the incident, Kostelecky earned his swimming merit badge. (Bulletin photo by Emily Buss)
Cottage Grove Scout’s daily ‘good turn’ saved a life
July 17, 2014 - 9:00am
July 14, 2014
Safety Campers and friends Macey Spolidoro, 8, right, and Morgan Voyda, 8, practice CPR on the Cottage Grove Fire Department's high-tech dummies. The two-day Safety Camp provides fun and educational opportunities for children in the community relating to emergency preparedness. (Bulletin photo by Emily Buss)
Cottage Grove Safety Camp 20 years strong teaching emergency preparedness
July 14, 2014 - 9:03am
July 9, 2014
St. Paul Park Heritage Days to include new events
July 9, 2014 - 9:00am
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