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A wake-up call: Father shares grief of daughter's loss at Washington County drug-abuse forum
South Washington County School Board approves changes to Valley Crossing Community School agreement
Washington County to explore online project bidding
Slavin likely School Board pick after debate over expedited appointment
One dead in fire at Woodbury senior living facility
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East Ridge Track and Field: Joiner off to scintillating start to the spring
East Ridge Volleyball: Amon takes over as Raptors coach
Wolfpack Youth Wrestling: Wolfpack K-5 team places four at state
The Great Outdoors: Nice weather allows teams to practice outside early
PWER Nordic Skiing: All three teams to race in same section
Families fill up VFW for Lions' 'Breakfast with the Easter Bunny'
'Kumiko' film shot in south Washington County gets Minneapolis screening
A Mooving story: Children's author, illustrator visit Park Grove Library
Cottage Grove Parks and Rec cures cabin fever
It's Take 2 for Cottage Grove's Films in 5 Festival
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Viewpoint: Three common ways to protect your loved one’s financial, personal well-being
Letter to the editor: Snaring is a cruel and inhumane method of trapping
Viewpoint: Save the dates – It’s a busy time ahead for Washington County
Viewpoint: New research shows human effects on local aquifers
Letter to the editor: Require hunters to get OK to trap on private land
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October 6, 2008
Election to shape state House
ST. PAUL - Minnesota House Democrats hope for a supermajority from next month's election. Republicans would be thrilled with simple majority control, but would consider it a success just to narrow the margin Democrats hold. Democratic-Farmer-Laborites must defend seats they narrowly...
October 6, 2008 - 12:00am
September 17, 2008
Letter: Thanks for helping school
Thanks to the businesses that helped sponsor Parent Information Evening at Pine Hill Elementary. Caribou Coffee, Perkins and Rainbow Foods donated pies and coffee for our parents. Amy Schall Cottage Grove
September 17, 2008 - 10:00am
July 14, 2008
Republicans gear up for race for 134 House seats
The Minnesota House speaker was out of pocket, so House Majority Leader Tony Sertich of Chisholm was called upon the other day to discuss his party's legislative races. But while he is a political junkie, he had other things on his mind. After all, it was just days before he got...
July 14, 2008 - 12:00am
June 12, 2008
Lightning strike sets fire to Farmington home
A Farmington man got a rude awakening Wednesday morning after lighting struck and set his house on fire. Terry Nutter had worked a night shift and was asleep around 10 a.m. in his home on the 500 block of Lower Heritage Way. A loud clap of thunder woke him briefly, but he fell back...
June 12, 2008 - 12:00am
May 29, 2008
Picnic baskets welcome at state parks' June 1 free open house
Sunday, June 1, is open house day at Minnesota state parks. The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources invites everyone to pack a picnic basket and head to any state park and recreation area for free to enjoy the Great Minnesota Picnic. "Each year the public is...
May 29, 2008 - 12:00am
May 12, 2008
House wants more work on seat belt bill
ST. PAUL - Torrey Westrom lost his eyesight, but survived a traffic accident when he was 16 and not wearing a seat belt. Marty Seifert always buckles up, and credits that to saving his life when he was 19 and his car rammed another vehicle that ran a stop sign. Despite their differing...
May 12, 2008 - 12:00am
May 9, 2008
House thanks Lieder, other World War II vets
ST. PAUL - Rep. Bernie Lieder is a member of the "Greatest Generation," but he never would use such a term about himself. So it was with reluctance that he accepted recognition Thursday when the Minnesota House honored the Crookston Democrat and his fellow World War II veterans. "I'm...
May 9, 2008 - 12:00am
May 6, 2008
House votes to raise most property taxes, some down
ST. PAUL - A third of Minnesota homeowners would pay lower property taxes under a bill the House passed 80-52 late Monday. However, in order to pay for those property tax cuts, many other Minnesotans would pay higher income taxes. The bill also stops businesses from enrolling in...
May 6, 2008 - 12:00am
April 18, 2008
Minnesota House says U.S. should trade with Cuba
Under the watchful eye of Minnesota Twins baseball great and Cuba native Tony Oliva, the Minnesota House approved a resolution asking the federal government to end a trade ban with Cuba. However, despite the overwhelming 86-9 favorable vote, many Republicans refused to vote as a...
April 18, 2008 - 12:00am
March 20, 2008
House DFLers unveil education funding measure
Minnesota House Democrats would boost K-12 funding to students 1 percent next year under a supplemental budget bill unveiled Wednesday. And Assistant House Majority Leader Frank Moe, DFL-Bemidji, would eliminate operating referendums on property taxes as a way to fund schools. Moe...
March 20, 2008 - 12:00am