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Police: Man fled St. Paul Park stop in truck, hid in cemetery
Minnesota roundup: Former Red Wing senator to lead rural Minnesota advocacy group; Mall of America seeks chronicler for 25th anniversary
City pay study on hold; Council split over $38,500 cost
Cottage Grove police reports for Feb. 22: Burglary, domestic assault, drugs
Ex-opioid addict: Doctors only want to prescribe 'pills, pills, pills, pills'
crime and courts
Boys' Hockey: Second period goals push Park past Hastings
Boys' Basketball: Raptors hold off Royals, grab share of SEC lead
Wrestling: Woodbury, East Ridge fall in team section semifinals
Gymnastics: East Ridge wins section title
Girls' Basketball: Wolfpack improves streak to three games
College students present diverse artwork exhibition
Freeze and thank you: Polar Plunge raises $95,000
Splashed ice: Third-annual Polar Plunge will chill and thrill in Woodbury
Moon Glow lights up the night
Hot Air Affair Parade lights up downtown
arts and entertainment
PH CIP BONDS-CG
VCCS INTERIOR REMODEL BID
PN JT PLANNING MET COUN-GCIT
LTD LIABILITY CO-PURE VITALITY
BID FOR NEW CG FIRE STATION
Frank A. 'Sonny' Deshler, 77
Lyle A. Heuer, 66
Elaine Y. Mann, 59
Terry L. Syverson, 66
Sandra R. Baxter
Viewpoint: Whisper of spring in the air
Letters to the editor: Franke should be straight with constituents; Franke, Jurgens helped provide relief
Letters: Red Rock boondoggle shows county should stick to road planning
Viewpoint: Legislature should recommit to county program aid
Viewpoint: Health care aid law the first step
Real Estate Showcase
July 9, 2009
Viewpoint: Too many dying from cancer
You may have seen stories in the paper and posters in the community and wondered, "What is Relay for Life?" The American Cancer Society's Relay for Life offers everyone in the community an opportunity to participate in the fight against cancer. Each team has one team member walking...
July 9, 2009 - 7:55am
July 1, 2009
Girl's toy sale nets cash for charity
Kaitlyn Meyer takes the lessons she learns at church to heart. Wanting to do something for children of the world led her to host, with help from...
July 1, 2009 - 7:55am
May 20, 2009
Letters: Soup-er Bowl was a success
On behalf of the board of Stone Soup Thrift Shop, I would like to thank our community for the great success of our first Stone "Soup-er Bowl." Stone Soup teamed with volunteers from Marathon Petroleum Co. LLC to involve the community and businesses with sponsorship opportunities as...
May 20, 2009 - 10:00am
April 22, 2009
Seeking a 'new normal'
Roxy Mueller's goal is straightforward, her determination steadfast. She wants to dance at her son's wedding. But for the 52-year-old Cottage...
April 22, 2009 - 7:51am
April 8, 2009
Eckes and children under same roof again
It wasn't anything big Rebecca Eckes missed during her three months in a hospital bed away from her family. It was a lot of little things --...
April 8, 2009 - 2:04pm
March 25, 2009
Letter: Thanks for donations
We would like to recognize and thank all the community that helped to make the fundraiser for the Zoe Vaughter and Alex Hatori family a successful event. The money raised will help the family with living expenses as they approach the kidney transplant date. An update concerning the...
March 25, 2009 - 10:00am
February 18, 2009
CGAA Bingo falls victim to economy
After more than a year of financial struggles, CGAA Bingo -- the Cottage Grove Athletic Association's primary fundraiser -- succumbed to the strain of a slumping economy last month after 17 years in business. A dip in business last year forced the charitable gambling operation...
February 18, 2009 - 7:30am
December 10, 2008
Letter: Thanks to Applebee's
Applebee's and general manager Tim Boston, you are amazing! We knew from the moment that you said, "This is now your kitchen!" that we would have a successful Holiday Train fundraiser breakfast. The Holiday Train Committee hosted an Applebee's fundraiser breakfast on Saturday,...
December 10, 2008 - 12:00am
August 26, 2008
4-H Brat Fest Aug. 29-31 at Von Hansons
Cottage Grove's Hearty Homer 4-H Club is hosting a fundraiser at Von Hansons Meats, 9030 Inwood Ave., Cottage Grove, Friday through Sunday, Aug. 29 to 31. Brats, burgers, chips and pop will be ready to purchase from 3 to 7 p.m. Friday, and from 9 to 5 p.m. Saturday and Sunday.
August 26, 2008 - 12:00am
July 23, 2008
Letter: Thanks to Demori's
The St Paul Park Athletic Association would like to thank Demori's Restaurant in Oakdale for hosting a spaghetti dinner fundraiser on behalf of our organization. Demori's graciously provided the spaghetti, sauce and salad for the fundraiser. The funds raised were used to help further...
July 23, 2008 - 10:00am
June 25, 2008
Letter: Tilson dinner a success
The Alex Tilson spaghetti dinner was a real success. Alex was amazed at the outpouring of well-wishers that attended the spaghetti dinner. We are very grateful to our many friends and coworkers for all their hard work and support. We would also like to convey great thanks to the following...
June 25, 2008 - 10:00am
May 28, 2008
Letter: Volleyball team says thanks
The Park High volleyball team and booster club would like to take this opportunity to thank all the people who came out on a chilly Saturday morning to buy plants and flowers and to support the team. We had a successful fundraiser and your support is greatly appreciated. Charles...
May 28, 2008 - 10:00am
Letter: Garage sale a success
The ECFE/SR Advisory Council would like to thank the community for their participation in the 11th Annual ECFE/SR Garage Sale fundraiser. Thanks to the many participants (both sellers and buyers) it was a huge success. A special thank-you to the many volunteers who together put in...
May 28, 2008 - 10:00am
February 6, 2008
'Tour de Grove' rides for children's hospital
The Cougar 500 Tour de Grove is a fundraiser devised by students at Cottage Grove Junior High School to raise money for the Gillette Children's Hospital and the Children's Cancer Research Fund. Students, staff and local dignitaries will ride stationary bicycles for 25-minute shifts...
February 6, 2008 - 10:00am