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EDA, developer agree to push workforce apartments to new parcel
April blizzard makes travel dangerous across south Washington County
District 833 briefs: A look at the 2019-20 budget, next year's calendar
Health check up: Park senior honored with county health award
Area schools delayed Monday morning
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Raptors open season with clutch win
Boys' lacrosse: Park boys looking for continued success
Track hopes to trend upward
Golf: Youth no deterrent for Wolfpack girls
Softball: Park opens season with a romp
St. Paul Park church to hold artisan fair
Falteisek to perform in holiday concert in Woodbury
A soldier's journey: Cottage Grove officer, veteran shares story in new cable documentary
New Life Academy musical 'Singin' in the Rain' set to make a splash
A Halloween bash: Cottage Grove Strawberry Fest celebrates with 10th annual parade
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STORAGE SALE 5/16/18: Acorn Mini Storage, Cottage Grove, MN
CITY OF COTTAGE GROVE: 5/2/18 Public Hearing - Vacate Land
CITY OF NEWPORT: Ad For Bids- Catherine Dr. Utility Extension
CITY OF COTTAGE GROVE: Ad For Bids - Ravine Pkwy Improvements
SOUTH WASHINGTON CO. SCHOOLS: Ad For Bids- Pavement Reconstruction
Chamber puts it all into Business Showcase for 50th anniversary
Gas prices rising across US to July 2015 levels
Final phase of Mississippi Dunes development soon underway
3rd Act to be first brewery in Woodbury
From basement to business: Erza Design does it all
Place a Business Announcement
Patricia Ann Ramin
Janet E. Gornick
Brian John Landgraf
John M. Lind
Tina Folch for House Representative
Throwing Away $122 Million of Our
Despite Family Threats, Denny McNamara Stood Up For Us
Karla Bigham - Fighting for
Viewpoint: Legislature running out of time to complete its work
Editorial: Don a little safety with the dress or tuxedo
Letter to the editor: Immunizations impact everyone
Editorial: Don't race ahead with self-driving cars
Letter to the editor: Group homes becoming more institutionalized
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March 31, 2012
GOP backs Lehrke, Quinlan, McNamara in Senate District 54
Republicans picked first-time candidate Janis Quinlan to challenge Sen. Katie Sieben and threw their support behind Cottage Grove City Council...
March 31, 2012 - 8:43pm
Schoen, Bayers win local DFL endorsements
Cottage Grove police officer Dan Schoen and Hastings resident Joanna Bayers will represent Democrats this fall in local state House races after...
March 31, 2012 - 4:00pm
March 26, 2012
Cottage Grove moves forward with small-business incubator
Cottage Grove City Council members last week OK'd an Economic Development Authority plan to remake the soon-to-be vacant Cottage Grove City Hall into a facility that city officials hope will help jump-start small businesses. The council approved plans to convert the current city...
March 26, 2012 - 4:38pm
February 16, 2012
A 'no' -- for now -- to no smoking in Cottage Grove parks
As the huddled masses taking drags from cigarettes outside Minnesota bars and restaurants in the dead of winter can attest, the list of places smokers can light up within the law isn't getting any longer. But, in Cottage Grove -- for now, at least -- that list isn't getting any shorter,...
February 16, 2012 - 6:00am
February 11, 2012
Charter commission looks likely after county, city complete petition reviews
The push to remake Cottage Grove city government is set to advance after officials signed off on signatures in a petition to create a city charter commission. Washington County's Department of Property Records and Taxpayer Services last week examined a citizen petition with nearly...
February 11, 2012 - 7:00am
February 2, 2012
Lehrke says city should stop review of Cottage Grove charter petition signatures
A Cottage Grove City Council member on Wednesday called on the city to halt its scrutiny of a petition that could lead to big changes in how the city is governed, saying officials should not "pick apart" its validity and move forward with a process he called inevitable. Council member...
February 2, 2012 - 6:00am
January 19, 2012
Amid citizen complaints, Cottage Grove to reexamine road maintenance program
Cottage Grove will study how the city completes large street maintenance projects after City Council members voted last week to nix a planned residential road rehabilitation project for at least a year. Facing stiff resistance from homeowners whose neighborhood would have seen almost...
January 19, 2012 - 1:45pm
January 17, 2012
Washington County Board appoints new administrator
The Washington County Board on Tuesday named Molly O'Rourke as the county's new administrator to replace the retiring Jim Schug. O'Rourke moves...
January 17, 2012 - 1:36am
January 4, 2012
Board elects new chair; Weik chosen as vice-chair
The selection of a new Washington County Board Chair marked the start of 2012 for commissioners in Stillwater on this week. Commissioners elected Dennis Hegberg, whose District 1 includes Forest Lake, to serve as Board Chairman for 2012. He replaces Gary Kriesel, of Stillwater, who...
January 4, 2012 - 4:34pm
Franke takes mayor's seat in St. Paul Park
St. Paul Park business owner Keith Franke was sworn-in Tuesday as the city's new mayor, taking his seat as the city's first new leader in almost...
January 4, 2012 - 9:53am
December 30, 2011
Cottage Grove City Council reverses on sewer fee increase
Cottage Grove will leave its municipal sewer rates at the same level as 2011 next year after the City Council backed off a proposed fee hike last week. City staff had proposed a slight increase fees paid by residential properties to cover a deficit in the city's utility operations...
December 30, 2011 - 9:00am
December 28, 2011
St. Paul Park residents to city: Don't pave our alleys
A group of St. Paul Park residents this summer presented a petition to officials at City Hall asking the city to pave their gravel alleyway between Selby and Lincoln avenues. Then, apparently, they saw how much it would cost. City Council members dropped the proposed paving of the...
December 28, 2011 - 9:54am
December 21, 2011
Cottage Grove council observes silence for wounded Lake City officer
The Cottage Grove City Council observed a moment of silence Wednesday to honor the Lake City police officer shot and critically wounded in the line of duty earlier this week. Council members, staff and gallery members fell silent for one minute at the beginning of the final City...
December 21, 2011 - 9:36pm
December 20, 2011
St. Paul Park council commends outgoing mayor
Officials in St. Paul Park honored outgoing Mayor John Hunziker on Monday night, recognizing the city's longtime leader for his nearly two decades...
December 20, 2011 - 6:00am
December 8, 2011
Cottage Grove lights up for the holidays (w/VIDEO)
Cottage Grove has kicked off the Christmas season. Joined by a choir, a group of children and local residents, Mayor Myron Bailey lit the Christmas...
December 8, 2011 - 11:30am