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Park High School grad Overland dons police badge
St. Paul Park teen cleared of felony charge
Volunteers sought to plant trees in Cottage Grove, Woodbury
Keats Avenue, 70th Street roundabout closed April 21-25 for minor construction
Final payment made on first phase of St. Paul Park's Eighth Avenue outfall project
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East Ridge baseball: Raptors start 3-1
Park baseball: Wolfpack shut out in opener
Park softball: Wolfpack crush Cretin-Derham Hall in opener
East Ridge softball: Raptors shut down by Royals, Raiders to start 0-2 in SEC
Park boys tennis: Wolfpack jump out to 2-1 start in 2014
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Events planned for Park High School’s 100th
Park High School student earns Eagle Scout award
Living the dream: Cottage Grove native Jorissen creates nominated Web series
Gentle Saturday in Cottage Grove connects ‘community of learners’
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Edward "Bubby" Leithauser, 88
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Richard "Bud" Werline, 78
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August 3, 2011
Movies and stars: The Cottage View Drive-In
The iconic Cottage View Drive-In has been a popular destination for movie-goers since 1966. The drive-in celebrated its 45th year of operation in 2011. Despite speculation that the site along Highway 61 in Cottage Grove would be sold for development, the drive-in continued to draw...
August 3, 2011 - 3:36pm
Cottage Grove Strawberry Fest Summer in south Washington County begins unofficially with Cottage Grove's Strawberry Fest, the third week in June. The annual event has grown over the years from a day to enjoy local strawberry sundaes to a four-day affair that includes an ambassador...
August 3, 2011 - 3:30pm
Regional parks guide
There are dozens of parks and recreational areas to explore in and around south Washington County. For details about county parks, go to www.co.washington.mn.us. Cottage Grove Ravine Regional Park This park consists of 506 acres of hills and heavily wooded ravines located south...
August 3, 2011 - 3:27pm
July 9, 2009
Archery for women only
Washington County Parks invites women of all ages to experience the great outdoors by attending an archery program from 5 to 9 p.m. on Tuesday, July 14. Instructors from the John Glenn Cadet Archery program will be teaching the basics of archery. All equipment is provided. The introduction...
outdoors / life
July 9, 2009 - 7:39am
June 17, 2009
Discovering Colby Lake in Woodbury
The Woodbury Parks and Recreation Department is offering weekly preschool playground sessions under the direct supervision of playground leaders, for children ages 4 - 6 on Monday/Wednesday, and children 3 - 5 on Tuesday/Thursday throughout the summer. Programs are held from 10:30...
June 17, 2009 - 7:13am
April 9, 2009
Hearthside Park summer program restored
A summer playground program at one Cottage Grove park was restored, and another axed by city council members during a workshop session last week. Hearthside Park, at Hearthside Road and Hillside Trail, will host a five-day-a-week youth park program this summer, reversing a January...
April 9, 2009 - 7:00am
March 20, 2009
Newport summer rec makes a comeback
The future looked bleak for Newport's struggling summer recreation program last month after city council members voted to shift the seasonal park program's funding elsewhere in a tightened 2009 budget. But on Thursday, the parents who stood up and implored Newport's five council...
March 20, 2009 - 2:04pm
March 11, 2009
Summer rec will be missed, resident says
Lori Kupfer's daycare kids love running, playing, and meeting new faces at city parks in Newport's Summer Recreation program, the Newport woman says. But with money tight and cuts in state aid looming, city council members last month moved the $11,000 budgeted for the summer parks...
March 11, 2009 - 7:56am
February 18, 2009
Council to vote on forming community center task force
Its been talked about. Hemmed about. Hawed about. Now Cottage Grove city officials appear set to do something about a long-discussed community...
February 18, 2009 - 7:30am
January 14, 2009
Classes for dancing, brain stretching
The city of Woodbury Parks and Recreation Department will host the following recreation programs for adults ages 18 and above. "Sampler Dance Nights" offer a way to prepare for a special event or try something new. Each night will focus on a new style of dance including ballroom,...
January 14, 2009 - 12:00am
January 6, 2009
Ragtime and variety show at Central Park
The city of Woodbury Parks and Recreation Department "Performances in the Park" program series will present the following family shows at the amphitheater in Central Park, 8595 Central Park Place, Woodbury. Brian Keenan will perform a Ragtime piano music program on Sunday, Jan. 11...
January 6, 2009 - 12:00am
September 10, 2008
Letter: Thanks to rec department
I want to congratulate the Cottage Grove Recreation Department for their supervised playground program. My daughter has been going for three summers now, and every year she enjoys the experience even more. I cannot speak highly enough about the caliber of the leadership in the program....
September 10, 2008 - 12:00am