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Park High School's memorial to Dave Frigaard came in art, words
South Washington County Schools wins bid to buy Valley Crossing Community School
Nursing institute moving into Cottage Grove's BEC
Cottage Grove day care kids to receive congressional award
Relay For Life event: Coaches vs. Cancer Jan. 30
crime and courts
Park Wrestling: Individuals shine amid team struggles
Seahawks "LOB" leads second Lombardi chase
New Life Boys Basketball: Strong second half lifts Eagles past Trinity
East Ridge Boys Basketball: Raptors honor Ellingson, thrash Forest Lake
Gymnastics: East Ridge flexes muscle in win over Woodbury
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
arts and entertainment
Lori L. Battcher, 53
Brant A. Short, 81
Mark F. Mulvihill, 66
Doris M. Pinault, 85
Jeanette Lampe, 79
Letter to the editor: Auxiliary’s generous donation will help veterans home
Viewpoint: 2015-16 budget planning leads to need for reduction
Viewpoint: McNaughton rules outline insanity defense
Letter to the editor: Wake up and face realities in District 833
Letter to the editor: Integrity of school district must be restored
Get Out! Deals
November 12, 2008
'Now, go make it happen'
For mayor-elect Myron Bailey, and newly elected city council members Justin Olsen and Jen Peterson, the easy part is over -- they're in. Voters delivered the trio to office last Tuesday in an election that candidates had said beforehand would shape the future of Cottage Grove. And...
November 12, 2008 - 8:02am
Letter: Olsen says thanks
To everyone who took the time to vote, I congratulate you for exercising your right to be heard. Cottage Grove had an incredible turnout for an historic election, as did other communities across the United States. We should all be proud we took part, regardless of result. To those...
November 12, 2008 - 12:00am
October 22, 2008
Letter: Olsen has a big heart
I am writing to support my next-door neighbor, Justin Olsen, for Cottage Grove City Council this year. I have known Justin for over five years. He is a good neighbor and a great friend! In my view, if Justin is elected his commitment to the people of Cottage Grove and his strong...
October 22, 2008 - 10:00am
October 15, 2008
Letter: Olsen puts Cottage Grove first
I am writing to encourage citizens of Cottage Grove to support Justin Olsen in the upcoming City Council election. I am the former president of the CGAA, active member in the St.
October 15, 2008 - 10:00am
October 8, 2008
Letter: Olsen focused on service
I am writing to show my support for Justin Olsen in the upcoming Cottage Grove City council election. I've known Justin for over 20 years and feel strongly that we need a man like him on our City Council for a variety of reasons. First, he has always been focused on community service....
October 8, 2008 - 10:00am
October 1, 2008
Letter: Olsen deserves your vote
I am writing to show my support for Justin Olsen in the upcoming Cottage Grove City Council Election. As a relatively new member of this fine community, I have experienced his passion for community involvement firsthand. I've seen him in action while serving on the Strawberry Festival...
October 1, 2008 - 10:00am
September 9, 2008
Westlund returns; Wolfpack wins two
Park All-American and reigning Pioneer Press Player of the Year, Briana Westlund, returned to the field and senior attacker Amanda Olsen upped her team-high goal total to six as the Wolfpack girls soccer team endured a hectic week to win two games and tie one last week to remain in...
September 9, 2008 - 2:00pm
June 11, 2008
Viewpoint: Cottage Grove needs retail, community center
My name is Justin Olsen, and I am running for Cottage Grove City Council. I have been a resident of Cottage Grove for over 20 years and graduated from Park High School in 1988. I love this city! When I was a youth, my family moved a lot due to the demands of my father's work. I...
June 11, 2008 - 8:03am