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St. Paul Park candidates face off on development, climate at forum
Six leg roundabout opens in Cottage Grove
Twin Cities Orthopedics holds grand opening Saturday for new Woodbury location
Engagement study reveals Cottage Grove residents want retail, recreation
Cottage Grove police reports: Teenage shoplifters; Disorderly conduct
crime and courts
Wolfpack work on converting scoring chances into goals
Football: Academy Force drops home game against Mound Westonka
Football: Park drops rematch with Apple Valley
Football: East Ridge holds off Roseville for a win on homecoming
Girls' swimming and diving: Wolfpack have season's best meet vs. Raptors
Art in the Park brings whirl of color to Afton
Westfields cardiac rehab program receives certification; Mesothelioma Awareness Day is Sept. 26: Health briefs
Cottage Grove family rallies around teen’s cancer fight
Historic home tour planned Sept. 24 in Red Wing
Inhuman being: Woodbury High School grad gets role in Marvel television series
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Newport RFP Medical Insurance
State of MN vs Steven Radke in Condemnation
Acorn Mini Storage 101817 auction
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Editorial: No more 'one for the road'
Letters: Citizens organize against BNSF plan; juniors encouraged to apply for page program
Letters: Be cynical about GOP claims of public school support; Money, regulations don't solve problems
Letter: Jason Lewis is dangerous, not protesters
Viewpoint: Washington County is open to business
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Six leg roundabout opens in Cottage Grove
August 30, 2017
Bench mark: Pengelly memorialized at the State Fair
The enthusiasms of the late Scott Pengelly were nearly as numerous as his friends. Pengelly, who died Dec. 29, received a sitting ovation Aug....
August 30, 2017 - 1:38pm
August 25, 2017
Police seeking two men following string of hotel robberies
A rash of armed hotel robberies across the region has authorities asking for the public’s help in identifying the suspects. Police have noted...
August 25, 2017 - 1:00pm
August 10, 2017
'Justice' in store: Lawmaker pushes back against Walmart program
Not everyone stopped for a crime at the nation's largest retailer enters the criminal justice system. First-time nonviolent shoplifters at Walmart...
August 10, 2017 - 4:30pm
July 26, 2017
Analysis: Police called disproportionately to Walmart stores
In the years leading up to 2014, police calls for service to retailers in Cottage Grove mainly came from two stores — Target and Kohl’s....
July 26, 2017 - 3:30pm
July 20, 2017
New trail segment in Hastings completes 10-mile scenic circuit
The new Greenway Trail segment of the Vermillion River Regional Greenway trail project is open for use. The new section in the city of Hastings...
July 20, 2017 - 1:00pm
June 9, 2017
Rise of the roundabout: Design favored by engineers at more and more intersections
The alternative to traditional four-way intersections has continued to be used in existing road upgrades and new construction throughout the...
June 9, 2017 - 8:30am
May 30, 2017
Credit card stealing malware hits dozens of MN and WI Chipotle locations
Chipotle restaurants announced that a cybersecurity allowed hackers to gain access to customer credit card data at a majority of its locations,...
May 30, 2017 - 11:36am
May 1, 2017
Vietnam veteran paddles Mississippi for Gold Star families
In the middle of May, Hastings will see Jim Crigler pass down the Mississippi River on his canoe as part of his solo canoe trip paddling the...
May 1, 2017 - 9:23am
April 21, 2017
CNC to host Hastings Area Birding Festival April 22
Carpenter St. Croix Valley Nature Center will host the Hastings Area Birding Festival from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, April 22. Advanced registration...
April 21, 2017 - 10:54am
April 12, 2017
A Best of Minnesota toast: Area wineries make statewide top 10 list
Three area wineries have been named to Minnesota's top 10 by the Best of Minnesota website. Alexis Bailly Vineyards of Hastings leads the way...
April 12, 2017 - 4:00pm
February 23, 2017
UPDATE: Storm tracks south, sparing metro-area commute
Parts of southeastern Minnesota and west-central Wisconsin were hit with several inches of snow overnight and Friday morning, Feb. 24, but accumulation...
February 23, 2017 - 9:57am
January 17, 2017
Newport Masonic Center sale to facilitate downsizing
The Newport Masonic Lodge in St. Paul Park is for sale, but that doesn't mean the Newport chapter is disappearing.
January 17, 2017 - 3:17pm
October 7, 2016
Update: As murderer spends life in prison, victim will be forever celebrated
Guilty of first-degree murder, Ryan David Petersen of Woodbury has been sentenced to life in prison without parole. Judge William Leary decided...
October 7, 2016 - 3:32pm
October 5, 2016
UPDATE: Judge will decide Petersen murder case Friday
Attorneys' closing arguments in the first-degree murder trial of Woodbury resident Ryan David Petersen centered around premeditation Wednesday....
October 5, 2016 - 11:58am
September 12, 2016
Highway 61/Highway 10 lane closures near Hastings scheduled for Sept.12-15
ROSEVILLE, Minn. – Motorists will encounter lane closures and delays on both directions Highway 61 in Denmark Township north of Hastings as crews begin paving the highway. Beginning at 7 p.m., Monday, Sept. 12, southbound Highway 61 between Maycrest Avenue and just north of the...
September 12, 2016 - 8:56am