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Police investigating 'suspicious' death of Cottage Grove woman
Dashing through the snow: Ugly Christmas Sweater 5K raises $5,000
Pearl Harbor anniversary: School District 833 Marching band experiences trip of a lifetime playing at observance
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Boys Basketball: Boys Basketball: Eagles win hard-fought game against Humboldt
Girls' Basketball: Wolfpack grind out win against Eagan
Boys Basketball: Raptors hold off Chanhassen in season opener
Season Preview: Park girls basketball looks to replace standout players
Season Preview: Park's top two scorers return to court
PHOTO GALLERY: See the Cottage Grove holiday lights contest winners and nominees
Sugar rush: Annual cookie sale draws a large crowd in St. Paul Park
‘Ugly Christmas Sweater’ run/walk Sunday in Cottage Grove for hungry students
Try these 4 innovative Thanksgiving leftover recipes
Take a hike: Free admission Friday to all Minnesota State Parks
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August 5, 2016
Public Works requests new radio system
The Cottage Grove Public Works Department is seeking a new radio communication system in a 2017 budget request that also includes a bump in streetlight repair funds and other requests focusing mostly on worker safety. The current low band radio system in public works vehicles is...
August 5, 2016 - 1:00pm
August 4, 2016
Candidate Q&A: 2nd Congressional District
Four Republicans hope to succeed longtime GOP Congressman John Kline, but first they need to get through the Aug. 9 primary and then take on...
August 4, 2016 - 2:00pm
Cottage Grove Parks and Rec. seeks parks manager as parks system grows
Cottage Grove parks staff say they need someone to manage the city’s growing park system. The Parks and Recreation Department is asking the City Council to approve a new parks manager position, in addition to other equipment and personnel requests reviewed during a July 27 budget...
August 4, 2016 - 10:00am
August 3, 2016
Bailey to run unopposed for mayor; Six council candidates to run in election
Six candidates have filed for Cottage Grove City Council seats since the filing period opened Aug. 2. The filing period closed Tuesday at 5 p.m....
August 3, 2016 - 12:04pm
August 1, 2016
Finalists announced for St. Paul Park Public Works supervisor
The city of St. Paul Park has narrowed its search for a new public works supervisor to three finalists.The candidates to replace former director Rob Weldon are Tony Flandrich, Kevin Zittel and Jeff Dionisopoulos. Flandrich is the only internal candidate, currently a maintenance worker...
August 1, 2016 - 1:40pm
July 28, 2016
Safety Camp teaches kids safety basics
Sixty-four local kids, ages 8 to 11, came out to Cottage Grove’s Hamlet Park last week for the city’s 22nd-annual Safety Camp. Over two days,...
July 28, 2016 - 8:15am
July 27, 2016
Solar garden sparks controversy; solar moratorium passed
The Cottage Grove City Council last Wednesday approved a conditional use permit allowing Sunrise Energy Ventures (SEV), under a 25-year contract...
July 27, 2016 - 4:15pm
Supper club planned for River Oaks
The River Oaks Golf Course restaurant "Eagles at River Oaks" has a new business plan: a supper club model for dining.
July 27, 2016 - 8:20am
July 26, 2016
Opinion Brewing receives liquor license as restaurant
Newport City Council members had to decide: For the purposes of a liquor license, is Opinion Brewing Company a restaurant or a bowling alley?The council voted Thursday to reissue a permit to the Newport brewery as a restaurant. Owners Autumn and Derrick Lehrke had on-sale, Sunday...
July 26, 2016 - 4:13pm
Geraghty bows out as Newport mayor; Rahm set to run
Newport Mayor Tim Geraghty has decided to bow out of city politics, opting against re-election this fall. Council member Tracy Rahm has decided...
July 26, 2016 - 10:18am
July 20, 2016
Bailey to seek third term as mayor
Mayor Myron Bailey will be the only incumbent on the ballot for Cottage Grove city races this fall. Bailey said he intends to run for mayor again,...
July 20, 2016 - 8:00am
July 16, 2016
City of Cottage Grove awarded health grants
The city of Cottage Grove has been awarded a $15,000 grant from the Minnesota Department of Health to survey residents about nutrition and activity habits.
July 16, 2016 - 10:00am
July 8, 2016
Rumpca steps in as interim Public Works Supervisor
Assistant Supervisor Brian Rumpca is serving as interim Public Works Supervisor after Rob Weldon's departure.
July 8, 2016 - 4:00pm
May 23, 2016
Messy ending? Check. Special legislative session? We'll see
Sunday's midnight deadline continued legislators' chaos tradition, but the question is whether Gov. Mark Dayton will call a special session to...
May 23, 2016 - 9:31pm
May 2, 2016
Cottage Grove sells Home Depot building
The city finalized the sale to developer Grove-Rainbow.
May 2, 2016 - 4:49pm