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Cottage Grove day care kids to receive congressional award
Nursing institute moving into Cottage Grove's BEC
Apparent wage ‘discrepancies’ discovered in Newport
Cottage Grove police reports for Jan. 29: Domestic, theft, lewd activity
Relay For Life event: Coaches vs. Cancer Jan. 30
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Gymnastics: East Ridge flexes muscle in win over Woodbury
Super Bowl billboard campaign seeks acceptance for gay players
SB XLIX: Carroll, Belichick face off
U.S. activists keep domestic violence in Super Bowl spotlight
Park Diving: Germscheid claims Park's six dive record
St. Paul Park celebrates annual sledding day
The healing powers of art: Cancer survivors' work part of Woodwinds sculpture
Two local art events planned in Cottage Grove
Reeling in the 'Minnesota experience' during Cottage Grove's ice fishing outing
Birds of a feather: Carpenter Nature Center volunteers track avian population
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Viewpoint: McNaughton rules outline insanity defense
Letter to the editor: Respect property when snowmobiling
Letter to the editor: Wake up and face realities in District 833
Letter to the editor: Integrity of school district must be restored
Viewpoint: Don't let sun set on Oakwood possibilities
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December 30, 2008
After tumultuous eight years, Chapdelaine leaves
There will be no more ribbon cuttings for Kevin Chapdelaine, no more lobbying legislators up in St. Paul, no more wrangling with a local business that feels underserved by the blizzard of construction that swept through tiny Newport over the last eight years. After 10 years on the...
December 30, 2008 - 8:10am
December 18, 2008
'It's been an extraordinary experience'
Sandy Shiely has presided over about 190 Cottage Grove City Council meetings as mayor, attended hundreds more as a council member before that and was a fixture on the city's planning commission in two separate stints. Wednesday night she swung the gavel one last time, adjourned the...
December 18, 2008 - 7:46am
October 29, 2008
In their own words: Cottage Grove council, mayoral candidates answer questions
We asked Cottage Grove City Council and mayoral candidates to briefly answer two questions we think are especially important to Cottage Grove voters. Here are the questions and their responses: Which should be a higher economic development priority for the city, attracting living-wage...
October 29, 2008 - 11:00am
In their own words: Newport council, mayoral candidates answer questions
We asked Newport City Council and mayoral candidates to briefly answer three questions we think are especially important to Newport voters. Here are the questions and their responses: Besides increasing the tax base, do you see any opportunities to lower spending or get revenue...
October 29, 2008 - 11:00am
October 16, 2008
Newport mayoral candidates debate
Newport mayoral candidates Kevin Chapdelaine and Ernest Berget sparred on cutting city staff, development and many other issues at a debate held Wednesday night at the South Washington County Telecommunications Commission studio. The debate was cosponsored by the Bulletin and the...
October 16, 2008 - 2:23pm
October 9, 2008
Letter: Time for new leadership
Shortly after Tim Geraghty's sign graced my front lawn, Kevin Chapdelaine knocked on my door. He said he was surprised that a lifelong Democrat would have a Republican sign in her yard. I didn't feel the mayor's race should be partisan politics. He told me other prominent Democrats...
October 9, 2008 - 8:10am
Letter: Chapdelaine earned support
My family and I have lived in Newport since Aug. 8, 1988. In that time, Kevin Chapdelaine is the only Newport mayor who introduced himself to our family. Kevin is very willing to meet, talk to and help the residents of Newport -- be it on one of his walks with his wife Wendy, at...
October 9, 2008 - 7:58am
October 1, 2008
Letter: Chapdelaine a proven leader
I am pleased that Newport has multiple good candidates to choose from in this year's mayoral election, however, I believe that Mayor Kevin Chapdelaine is the best choice to continue leading the city. As a former Newport resident and someone who works closely with the city as an elected...
October 1, 2008 - 10:00am
July 23, 2008
Viewpoint: Chapdelaine will seek re-election
Today I'm announcing my intention to run for re-election as Newport's mayor in the Nov. 4, 2008 election. These past 9-plus years of serving the citizens of Newport, both as a council member and two terms as mayor have been a very interesting and rewarding journey for me, one I wouldn't...
July 23, 2008 - 8:00am
March 26, 2008
City names new road after mayor
One of the new roads constructed near East Ridge High School is planned to have a familiar ring to it: Hargis Parkway. No, it's not a coincidence. The road which will eventually connect Pioneer and Radio drives along the south side of the new school and expanded Bielenberg Sports...
March 26, 2008 - 12:00am