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Police: Stranger asked young girl for Cottage Grove home's garage door code
Colorful weekend headed to Afton
Cottage Grove watering ban cuts deep into city revenue, water usage
A gathering of machines: Robots converge on East Ridge High School for tournament
Rural areas continue to see higher rates of impaired driving
crime and courts
Girls' swimming and diving: Wolfpack have season's best meet vs. Raptors
Versatile Majewski commits to Miami
Volleyball: Battle-tested Raptors see benefits of tough schedule
Swimming and diving: Offseason work builds deep East Ridge roster
Girls soccer: Raptors hope best play is ahead
Cottage Grove family rallies around teen’s cancer fight
Historic home tour planned Sept. 24 in Red Wing
Inhuman being: Woodbury High School grad gets role in Marvel television series
Head injuries and fall sports: How to protect young athletes
Cottage Grove Cemetery association to meet
arts and entertainment
State of MN vs Steven Radke in Condemnation
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Newport 100517 PHN 100517 Catherine Drive Utility Extension
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Letters: Be cynical about GOP claims of public school support; Money, regulations don't solve problems
Letter: Jason Lewis is dangerous, not protesters
Viewpoint: Washington County is open to business
Letter: Wishing Woodbury families and educators a great school year
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June 11, 2017
Viewpoint: In CDA lawsuit, Newport loses either way
In regards to the Red Rock Corridor TIF issue raised by Mayor Dan Lund, I think some of his points may have merit; the problem is in his timing.
June 11, 2017 - 5:00pm
June 8, 2017
Portion of 11th Street in Newport to permanently close
A portion of 11th Street will permanently close as part of the 2017 pavement management and utility improvement project.
June 8, 2017 - 3:40pm
June 1, 2017
Viewpoint: CDA setting up Newport with costly problem
In development, government expenditures are no substitute for market conditions
June 1, 2017 - 11:38am
May 31, 2017
Viewpoint: Newport deserves better than Lund
Newport is one of the oldest Minnesota settlements on the Mississippi River, and, during its long history, the community has underwent many challenges and changes. Growing from a small, frontier river village into a railroad stop and major highway transportation hub for the entire...
May 31, 2017 - 4:27pm
May 26, 2017
River sweepers: Newport group cleans river mile
Newport resident Cole Williams organized the first-annual river cleanup along the one-mile cleanup route through Living Lands and Waters, the...
May 26, 2017 - 8:30am
May 25, 2017
South Washington County Memorial Day programs are open to all
The community is welcome to attend Memorial Day programs May 29 in south Washington County.
May 25, 2017 - 9:30am
Opinion Brewing's liquor license in jeopardy
With a possible liquor license revocation looming, Opinion Brewing Company has been under the scrutiny of a fire marshal, building inspectors and the city council for several fire and building code violations.
May 25, 2017 - 8:30am
May 17, 2017
Newport police reports for May 17
Recently reported criminal activity.
May 17, 2017 - 1:11pm
May 12, 2017
Backed by mayor, businesses sue over Newport redevelopment
Business owners are suing the Washington County Community Development Agency over a redevelopment project in Newport. Gale Libby, Libby Real...
May 12, 2017 - 4:11pm
May 10, 2017
Recycling center implements odor mitigators
The Ramsey/ Washington Recycling and Energy Board has completed its odor study and is looking for implementations to mitigate odors originating...
May 10, 2017 - 4:00pm
Newport mail thieves apprehended
Two St. Paul residents were arrested April 28 for stealing mail from three residences in Newport. Jeffrey Wiedell, 31, and Emily Elton, 27, were...
May 10, 2017 - 9:08am
April 25, 2017
Lund: Newport TIF district illegal; Mayor’s comments conflict with city position
Mayor Dan Lund's opposition to the Washington County Community Development Agency-run TIF (tax increment financing) district is in the forefront...
April 25, 2017 - 4:00pm
April 12, 2017
Newport's Sixth Street fishing pier project ditched
The Newport City Council voted against granting a variance required to pass engineering designs of an handicapped-accessible path to the pie...
April 12, 2017 - 8:30am
Cottage Grove cyclist injured in crash with semi-truck
A Cottage Grove cyclist was hospitalized following a crash involving a semi-truck in Newport.
April 12, 2017 - 7:21am
March 29, 2017
Wakota Bridge stacking work could be delayed to 2019
Work on Interstate 494 near Newport could take place in 2019, a year later than initially anticipated.
March 29, 2017 - 3:28pm