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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
South Washington County lawmakers on Sunday alcohol sales: Yes, yes, undecided
crime and courts
Gymnastics: Raptors 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
Real Estate Showcase
September 18, 2015
Newport gets policing help from sheriff as council fights over department's future
City contracts law enforcement services with Washington County during heated council meeting, merging departments discussions back on agenda.
September 18, 2015 - 3:28pm
September 11, 2015
Rep. Schoen calling for apology from Legislature colleagues accused of ‘making out’
Democratic state representative with long police career wants apologies from two Republican lawmakers who accused a law enforcement officer of lying after he claimed they were kissing in an Eagan park.
September 11, 2015 - 4:24pm
August 17, 2015
August 2015: Newport City Councilman Lund sent to detox after Heritage Days
Councilman Dan Lund was sent to detox after becoming intoxicated following the St. Paul Park Heritage Days festival, a police report stated.
August 17, 2015 - 4:00pm
August 5, 2015
Jones latest to join St. Paul Park City Council race
The filing period is open Tuesday, July 28 until 5 p.m. Aug. 11. The office of mayor and two council seats will be on ballot.
August 5, 2015 - 5:00pm
July 14, 2015
Schoen takes leave from Cottage Grove police, takes on consultant role at LeafLine
More legislative work, consulting for LeafLine Labs planned
July 14, 2015 - 5:00pm
July 2, 2015
Parr steps down as Cottage Grove economic development director
Cottage Grove Economic Development Director Danette Parr is stepping down later this month after accepting a new position in the northwest metro. Parr, who has been with the city since 2011, is done July 17. Mayor Myron Bailey said Thursday that Parr is taking on the same...
July 2, 2015 - 4:11pm
July 1, 2015
Highly anticipated medical marijuana law takes effect
MINNEAPOLIS -- The early hour gave the moment a subdued feel, but three of the first people affected by Minnesota’s new medical marijuana law...
July 1, 2015 - 1:37pm
May 4, 2015
With varied water quality across state, time running out to pass buffers
Water quality varies from good in northeastern Minnesota, where plenty of plants borders waters, to poor in the southwest, with its heavy concentration...
May 4, 2015 - 10:12am
April 10, 2015
Judge dismisses Schottmuller's open meeting law suit against Newport mayor
A Washington County District Court judge found Schottmuller failed to provide "genuine issues of material fact" in lawsuit, Geraghty remains in office.
April 10, 2015 - 11:14am
March 20, 2015
Dayton pushes preschool funding in Newport Elementary visit
Brittany Vasecka’s Newport Elementary classroom became an education case study Friday as Gov. Mark Dayton visited the school amid his push...
March 20, 2015 - 1:43pm
March 2, 2015
Longtime Cottage Grove city administrator to resign
Longtime Cottage Grove City Administrator Ryan Schroeder is stepping down just weeks after receiving a generally positive performance evaluation....
March 2, 2015 - 12:55pm
February 18, 2015
Newport mayor wants open meeting lawsuit dismissed; Schottmuller requests alleged violations tried separately
Newport Mayor Tim Geraghty is contesting a civil lawsuit brought by former City Council member Pauline Schottmuller and has requested the case be dismissed. In a motion filed Feb. 6, Geraghty’s lawyer Paul Reuvers argues there “is no genuine issue as to any material fact” outlined...
February 18, 2015 - 8:00am
February 12, 2015
Cottage Grove City Hall security examined after west-metro shooting
Police refresh council, employees on threat management plans.
News/crime and courts
February 12, 2015 - 5:00pm
February 10, 2015
Met Council grants eyed for Red Rock Crossing project in Newport
Long-term vision to expand ridership at recently built Newport Transit Station and transform community.
February 10, 2015 - 5:00pm
January 28, 2015
School District 833 seeks flexibility, freedom at Legislature
School District 833’s legislative wish list includes more state funding, flexibility with the academic calendar and school board control over...
January 28, 2015 - 11:50am