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Minnesota roundup: Man injured in Becker County snowmobile accident; Baby found safe after possible abduction
Minnesota students lobby lawmakers on smoking laws
Ex-chief justice takes over stadium board leadership
Cottage Grove RE/MAX Professionals honors 10 associates
School District 833 graduation rates reach new high; achievement gap narrows
crime and courts
Gymnastics: Raptors gain experience at individual state
Gymnastics: Raptors take seventh at team state
Girls' Basketball: Park wraps up regular season with a win
Boys' Hockey: Raptors fall to state-ranked St. Thomas Academy
PWER Alpine Skiing: Fall ends Thompson’s run at state
College students present diverse artwork exhibition
Freeze and thank you: Polar Plunge raises $95,000
Splashed ice: Third-annual Polar Plunge will chill and thrill in Woodbury
Moon Glow lights up the night
Hot Air Affair Parade lights up downtown
arts and entertainment
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Bulletin letter to the editor: Setting record straight on Rep. Franke’s bill
Superintendent Keith Jacobus viewpoint: 'It takes a village' just as relevant today
Viewpoint: Whisper of spring in the air
Letters to the editor: Franke should be straight with constituents; Franke, Jurgens helped provide relief
Letters: Red Rock boondoggle shows county should stick to road planning
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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