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June 22, 2015
Newly crowned Miss Queen Montana Hogan, 17, (left) helps Junior Miss Princess MyKinzie McClanahan, 12, adjust her crown Monday following the Strawberry Fest Ambassadors crowning ceremony at Park High School. It is the culminating event in the three-day citywide get-together. (Bulletin photo by Emily Buss)
Polished pageantry at Cottage Grove Strawberry Fest Ambassadors crowning
June 22, 2015 - 9:58pm
Hundreds of people from around south Washington County flocked to Kingston Park for the three-day Strawberry Fest. The carnival was a popular attraction. (Bulletin photo by Scott Wente)
Fun for all during Cottage Grove Strawberry Fest
June 22, 2015 - 9:34am
June 19, 2015
The annual get-together in Cottage Grove takes place Thursday through Sunday at Kingston Park. It includes a carnival, kid-friendly activities, a grand parade and much more. (Bulletin file photo)
Cottage Grove celebrates a 'super' Strawberry Fest
June 19, 2015 - 11:09am
June 18, 2015
Cottage Grove Strawberry Fest Medallion Hunt Clue No. 4
June 18, 2015 - 10:09am
June 6, 2015
Bryan and Megan Vargas of Cottage Grove and their children were among area residents who visited Cottage Grove Ravine Regional Park Saturday during Washington County’s Explore Your Parks event. Here, Eli Vargas, 3, handles a small sunfish with help from his dad. (Bulletin photo by Scott Wente)
Dip a line, explore a park: Washington County hosts regional park activities
June 6, 2015 - 2:57pm
June 4, 2015
UPDATE: In massive fire, couple loses house, cars, ‘lifetime of valued items'
June 4, 2015 - 7:25am
May 30, 2015
The culminating event of the Kids Mud Run at Woodridge Park in Cottage Grove: a chilly, watery mud pit that forced participants to weave their way through police tape. Over 250 kids from around the area participated in the .75-mile obstacle course. (Bulletin photo by Emily Buss)
Muddy maze: Cottage Grove, Woodbury host first-ever mud run for local kids
May 30, 2015 - 12:17pm
March 4, 2015
A can of spray paint, several feet of compacted snow and determination is all that was needed to construct Jim Gorbunow’s snow kidney, Kevin 2.0. Each winter, he builds the sculpture in hopes of attracting a life-saving donor. Gorbunow is in end-stage renal failure. (Bulletin photo by Emily Buss)
Bigger kidney, more urgent request from Cottage Grove man
March 4, 2015 - 5:00pm
February 16, 2015
Dozens turned out for the first-ever St. Paul Park Winterfest skating event Sunday at Whitbred Memorial Park, including City Council member Sandi Dingle (center) and her grandson, Carter. (Bulletin photo by Emily Buss)
Skating and s'mores at St. Paul Park's inaugural Winterfest
February 16, 2015 - 2:49pm
December 22, 2014
Samantha Tufenk (from left), Brandon Lutscher and Logan Deden organize donated Christmas presents Saturday at the National Guard Armory in Cottage Grove. The gifts went to 467 families — 866 kids — in south Washington County as part of the Friends in Need Food Shelf’s Share the Joy program, said co-organizers Kris Richard and Kari Parrish. (Bulletin photo by Scott Wente)
Share the Joy program helps over 400 families in south Washington County
December 22, 2014 - 8:00am
November 25, 2014
Sarah Johnson, of Cottage Grove, does some heavy lifting Sunday at the American Legion Post 98 in St. Paul Park. Johnson, a member of the Minnesota Army National Guard, helped to assemble turkey dinners for needy families in south Washington County. (Bulletin photo by William Loeffler)
Helping hands: Volunteers pack Thanksgiving meals for south Washington County residents in need
November 25, 2014 - 8:00am
November 14, 2014
Cottage Grove Arts Commission to stage film festival
November 14, 2014 - 8:00am
November 13, 2014
Part of the St. Paul Park community for over 13 years, Household of Faith is undergoing a massive remodel that, once completed, will triple the size of the church. (Bulletin photo by Emily Buss)
St. Paul Park church rising from the wreckage
November 13, 2014 - 9:00am
September 25, 2014
St. Paul Park teen Absey Wilhelmy, 18, will compete alongside many other singers from around the state Sept. 28 at the Minnesota Sings finals. Wilhelmy won the trip to the state competition by performing during St. Paul Park's Heritage Days. (Submitted photo)
St. Paul Park singer to perform in Minnesota Sings contest
September 25, 2014 - 9:00am
September 24, 2014
Cottage Grove police officer Adam Pelton receives a check for $7,004 from Rick Houle, president of the Cottage Grove Crime Prevention Board, during the City Council meeting Sept. 17. (Photo courtesy of the Cottage Grove Police Department)
Fundraiser nets $7K for Cottage Grove police reserve vests
September 24, 2014 - 11:31am