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National Karate moves to larger space
Dog euthanized after ‘horrific’ attack at Cottage Grove park
Newport to pursue Verizon tower
Man arrested in Afton in possible hostage situation
2017 plans include road work around Cottage Grove
crime and courts
Girls soccer: Raptors knock off No. 9 Eastview
Coyotes triumph, take home league championship
Ragnar Relay sends thousands of runners through Cottage Grove
Eggert finally lives out childhood dream
Raptors dynamic duo shines at next level
Teen already has several "opening credits" in film career
Heritage Days draws crowds with new and old attractions
St. Paul Park Heritage Days parade
More visible location boosts numbers at weekly car show
Garelicks to be Heritage Days parade grand marshals
arts and entertainment
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Georgia M. Christenson, 67
Irving C. Jerry, 87
Melroy Englert, 76
Karen A. Blau, 58
Delores L. Burgmeier, 83
Letter to the editor: Enjoyed teaching driver's ed
Viewpoint: Cottage Grove positions River Oaks Golf Course for future success
Viewpoint: Find creepy crawlies in Cottage Grove
Letter to the editor: Concerned about River Oaks plan
Letter to the editor: Supper club a ‘poor idea’
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August 12, 2016
Cottage Grove Public Safety requests three firefighter paramedics, one officer in '17 budget
Cottage Grove Public Safety is looking for several new positions and pieces of equipment for 2017, including three additional firefighter paramedics and an additional police officer. During the Aug. 3 budget workshop at City Hall, Public Safety Director Craig Woolery requested the...
August 12, 2016 - 8:15am
August 11, 2016
Franke’s Bar in St. Paul Park damaged in fire
The attic above Franke’s Bar, 304 Broadway Ave., owned by St. Paul Park Mayor Keith Franke, caught fire just before 7 p.m. Tuesday. There were...
August 11, 2016 - 12:13pm
August 3, 2016
‘Unite behind the badge:’ Night to Unite parties number 54 in Cottage Grove
Cottage Grove celebrated 54 Night to Unite parties on Tuesday, allowing neighbors to meet, reconnect or visit, while having the chance to thank...
August 3, 2016 - 5:21pm
July 11, 2016
Cottage Grove barn fire requires extra crews, water
Firefighters from five departments used more than 50,000 gallons of water to douse a barn fire in Cottage Grove.
News/crime and courts
July 11, 2016 - 4:50pm
May 10, 2016
Three buildings lost in Little Log House fire
A fire burned several buildings at the Little Log House Pioneer Village early Sunday morning. The buildings burned included the Belle Creek...
News/crime and courts
May 10, 2016 - 4:49pm
June 4, 2015
UPDATE: In massive fire, couple loses house, cars, ‘lifetime of valued items'
Two Woodbury senior citizens lost their home and they're lucky to be alive after the propane tank on their grill exploded on the deck last Wednesday....
News/crime and courts
June 4, 2015 - 7:25am
July 25, 2013
Old Highway 61 bridge in Hastings catches fire
A portion of the old Highway 61 bridge over the Mississippi River in Hastings caught fire this morning. The fire was reported at about 10:45...
July 25, 2013 - 11:18am
February 3, 2010
Driver, passenger escape burning vehicle after striking mattress
Two women escaped an automobile fire without injuries Sunday evening after the sport utility vehicle they were in struck a mattress on Interstate...
February 3, 2010 - 9:11am
January 27, 2010
Blown outlet and circuit breaker caused small fast food fire
A blown outlet and circuit breaker -- possibly caused by water -- sparked a small fire at a Taco Bell restaurant Tuesday, Cottage Grove fire officials say. Cottage Grove police and fire personnel responded to a reported electrical fire at the fast food restaurant, located at 8623...
January 27, 2010 - 1:23pm
January 26, 2010
Electrical fire reported at Cottage Grove Taco Bell
Cottage Grove police and fire personnel responded to a reported electrical fire at the Taco Bell fast food restaurant, located at 8623 East Point Douglas Road, around 2:20 p.m. Tuesday. Smoke at the restaurant prompted the call, according to the Cottage Grove Police Department's...
January 26, 2010 - 2:45pm
December 1, 2009
Century-old Cottage Grove home destroyed in blaze
Flames destroyed a more than century-old Cottage Grove home Sunday night that was originally part of the famed Cedarhurst Mansion. Cottage Grove fire crews responded to reports of smoke and flames at a home on Military Road at 10:40 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 29, finding the former carriage...
December 1, 2009 - 11:40am
September 21, 2009
Fire hits Cottage Grove home just after midnight Saturday
Fire ravaged a home at 8090 Jeffery Lane in Cottage Grove over the weekend. The Cottage Grove Fire Department responded to the fire just after...
September 21, 2009 - 11:26am
July 2, 2009
UPDATE: No injuries in blaze at Cottage Grove apartment building
Flames melted siding and black smoke shot from the first- and second-floor windows of a Cottage Grove apartment building last week during a fire...
July 2, 2009 - 8:00pm
April 30, 2009
Cottage Grove home destroyed by fire
A fire that broke out around 9:30 p.m. Wednesday, April 29, destroyed a home at 8815 88th Street in Cottage Grove. Firefighters that responded...
April 30, 2009 - 2:56pm
April 8, 2009
DNR imposes immediate fire restrictions
The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources announced Tuesday afternoon it would immediately restrict open burning permits in Washington County as a result of a fire that burned about 1,500 acres in and near the Carlos Avery State Wildlife Management Area in Forest Lake Monday. Five...
April 8, 2009 - 9:36am