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Dominium breaks ground for Legends of Cottage Grove
Liberty keeps it local: Family business keeps on growing
Oasis lifestyle: Sheppard busy as a chiropractor, new Chamber president
Minnesota Senate District 54 candidate Q/A: Leilani Holmstadt
Minnesota Senate District 54 candidate Q/A: Dan Schoen
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Football: Wolfpack rolls at North in regular season finale
Football: Royals upset Raptors in regular season finale
Adapted Soccer: Thunderbolts get season's first shutout
Girls Soccer: Bunnell, Raptors break out in section championship game
Girls Tennis: Schurhamer team advances to section finals
Crowd gathers to support Oktoberfest for Friends in Need Food Shelf
Bailey Nurseries chairman wins conservation award
Banking on Oktoberfest: Oct. 16 fundraiser in Cottage Grove helps Friends in Need Food Shelf's bottom line
Films in Five Festival gets "bigger and better"
Fans flock to Films in Five Festival in Cottage Grove
arts and entertainment
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Jane Crowell, 97
Diane A. Sherman, 79
Viewpoint: Friends in Need gets ready for 2016 holiday season
Letter to the editor: Jurgens promises to work for us
Letter to the editor: Lund: I stand by comments at forum
Letter to the editor: Peterson has courage, work ethic to get job done
Letter to the editor: Jurgens would be excellent leader
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May 23, 2016
A long road: 22-mile walk in Cottage Grove calls attention to veteran suicides
A pair of empty combat boots marked the start of the “22 A day, 22 Too Many” run and walk Sunday in Cottage Grove.
May 23, 2016 - 9:28am
September 25, 2013
Cottage Grove-area overseas troop care initiative moves into 10th year
Sending care packages to troops serving overseas has become a monthly routine for three organizations in south Washington County—a routine...
September 25, 2013 - 9:33am
June 24, 2013
Washington County veterans' court: Working to repair those returning 'broken'
Washington County law enforcement is among area agencies implementing a separate court for military veterans.
June 24, 2013 - 10:10am
May 29, 2013
St. Paul Park's volunteer of the year was 'born to serve'
Chuck Maurer's jaw dropped when he learned he had been chosen as Volunteer of the Year. It was something that he never thought he would be awarded,...
May 29, 2013 - 12:52pm
May 27, 2013
South Washington County veterans, residents observe Memorial Day
Military veterans and area residents turned out Monday to observe Memorial Day in south Washington County parks and cemeteries. Members of the...
May 27, 2013 - 2:48pm
May 21, 2013
Tribute to the Troops motorcycles visit Cottage Grove sister of fallen soldier
They promised her they wouldn't forget her brother, a Marine who was killed serving his country. They made good on their promise as men and...
May 21, 2013 - 3:42pm
November 11, 2012
Cottage Grove dedicates its first veterans memorial
It's easy to see the Cottage Grove Veterans Memorial when walking into the new City Hall. That is by design -- literally. The new memorial...
November 11, 2012 - 10:02pm
November 9, 2012
Cottage Grove seeking vets to attend veterans memorial dedication
The city of Cottage Grove is inviting local veterans to help dedicate its first veterans memorial this weekend. The ceremony, scheduled for...
November 9, 2012 - 1:18pm
August 15, 2012
Memorial honors fallen Cottage Grove, Woodbury soldiers
Charlene Wilcox of Cottage Grove said Minnesota has done a lot to honor her son, Carlos, and two of his fellow National Guard specialists since...
August 15, 2012 - 8:56am
July 4, 2012
City of Newport's nod to military veterans taking shape
The city of Newport has moved a step closer to honoring its military veterans with a memorial at the city's most historic park. Newport City Council members approved a concept plan recently for the city's first veterans memorial at Pioneer Park. It will feature a circular plaza of...
July 4, 2012 - 10:51am
Cottage Grove's Miller compiling intelligence briefings during Marine deployment in Afghanistan
As a 17-year-old, John Miller enlisted in the Marines with a focus on intelligence because it would help his post-military career prospects. It...
July 4, 2012 - 7:17am
May 28, 2012
South Washington County veterans remembered on Memorial Day
South Washington County military veterans were honored during a series of short services at area cemeteries on Memorial Day. Members of the...
May 28, 2012 - 9:55am
May 27, 2012
Memorial Day events in south Washington County
Members of Cottage Grove VFW Post 8752, American Legion Post 98 and Voiture 33 and families will tour area cemeteries in observance of Memorial Day, Monday, May 28. The tour will begin with breakfast at 7 a.m. at American Legion Post 98, 328 Broadway Ave. in St. Paul Park. Following...
May 27, 2012 - 8:03am
December 23, 2011
'Dad!' -- Cottage Grove Air Force father surprises kids after deployment (with video)
Nick Frazer has looked at hundreds of videos on the Internet of family members being surprised at work or school by soldiers returning from Afghanistan...
December 23, 2011 - 8:03am
December 2, 2011
Park High School's first female Junior ROTC leader no stranger to breaking barriers
If those who attended the Veterans Day celebration at Park High School in early November noticed changes in the ceremony, they need only look...
December 2, 2011 - 10:02am