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East Metro All-Stars finish second at regional
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Cottage Grove EDA to offer $50K for Hollywood Video demolition
Mayor more willing to help "get ride of a building that is sick." Demolition to start soon.
May 21, 2014 - 8:00am
April 11, 2014
Washington County jail to house more state offenders
Washington County Sheriff Bill Hutton said the state has been experiencing an increase in the inmate population. The county jail will serve overflow.
April 11, 2014 - 8:00am
Cottage Grove Police Citzen's Academy offers close look at officers’ work
Registration is open for the upcoming eight-week academy.
April 11, 2014 - 7:00am
April 10, 2014
Newport restaurants question proposed grease ordinance
Public Works Department televising lines, results to be discussed at upcoming meeting.
April 10, 2014 - 9:00am
April 9, 2014
Split Newport City Council denies request for eighth police officer
City Administrator cites too many financial constraints in current operating budget to add officer this year.
April 9, 2014 - 9:00am
April 8, 2014
Cottage Grove bond refinanced
Refinancing provides opportunity for interest savings.
April 8, 2014 - 11:36am
April 1, 2014
Cottage Grove public safety training center included in House bonding bill
A nearly $1 billion proposal to fund state construction projects, ranging from trails to transit, launched Tuesday with its author calling it...
April 1, 2014 - 4:13pm
March 19, 2014
Newport restaurants could be affected by oils ordinance
To prevent future backups and excessive costs related to the clean-up process, the city is drafting an oils and grease ordinance.
March 19, 2014 - 10:00am
Amended nuisance ordinance targets distressed Newport homes
Newport might soon be in for its own kind of city-wide spring cleaning. The City Council is amending its nuisance ordinance to impose stricter penalties upon homeowners of properties deemed distressed. Blighted homes riddled with code violations have been a longstanding problem...
March 19, 2014 - 9:00am
March 18, 2014
Northern Tier open to talks amid south Washington County gas prices issue
A Northern Tier Energy representative said new company managers will meet with state lawmakers to discuss concerns that gas prices at the firm’s SuperAmerica stores are higher near the St. Paul Park refinery than elsewhere in the Twin Cities.
March 18, 2014 - 12:03pm
March 13, 2014
Cottage Grove police launch proactive policing initiative
Most police work is reactive. An officer might answer a call for help, stop a vehicle for speeding, investigate a burglary or sort out details...
March 13, 2014 - 8:00am
March 5, 2014
Cottage Grove Business Park marketing plan focuses on visibility
The city of Cottage Grove is creating a new marketing strategy in the hope of attracting new, larger tenants to its 400-acre Business Park. ...
March 5, 2014 - 8:00am
February 28, 2014
St. Paul Park bond proceeds used to buy fire gear
Fire department to replace decade-old gear.
February 28, 2014 - 9:00am
February 25, 2014
Cottage Grove makes second pitch for $20M public safety training center
City hopes new partnership and some of its own money will persuade the Legislature to assist with funding.
February 25, 2014 - 1:28pm
February 22, 2014
Washington County to upgrade jail security system
The system was originally installed in 1992 and has reached the end of its life span, Washington County Sheriff Bill Hutton said.
February 22, 2014 - 8:00am