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Cottage Grove day care kids to receive congressional award
South Washington County Schools wins bid to buy Valley Crossing Community School
Nursing institute moving into Cottage Grove's BEC
Cottage Grove police reports for Jan. 29: Domestic, theft, lewd activity
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
Viewpoint: 2015-16 budget planning leads to need for reduction
Viewpoint: McNaughton rules outline insanity defense
Letter to the editor: Respect property when snowmobiling
Letter to the editor: Wake up and face realities in District 833
Letter to the editor: Integrity of school district must be restored
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October 12, 2009
Winter weather hits south Washington County early
Snow? Already? South Washington County residents got a sloppy reminder Monday of what's to come: up to a quarter-inch of snow fell during the day, accumulating on lawns but melting away from streets and driveways as temperatures hovered in the mid-30s. The National Weather Service...
October 12, 2009 - 9:05am
February 26, 2009
All District 833 after school events canceled
All after-school and evening activities and events through District 833 and District 833 Community Education are being canceled for tonight, Feb. 26. The boys' section hockey game, boys' swimming sections and state gymnastic meet are going on as scheduled. Questions about other...
February 26, 2009 - 2:01pm
February 6, 2009
Snow kiting: Hoping for a strong chilly wind
Traveling across ice at a relatively high speed is commonplace for Northland snowmobilers. Traveling behind a kite going 30 mph on skis or a...
February 6, 2009 - 12:00am
February 4, 2009
'We're cutting it close this year'
Cottage Grove Public Works could come closer than it has in years to tapping out its supply of rock salt, one city official said last week, thanks...
February 4, 2009 - 8:00am
December 22, 2008
Snow doesn't stop for holidays, and the plows don't either
You might be dreaming of a white Christmas, hoping for a picturesque morning scene of a fresh layer of white stuff -- Cottage Grove's street foreman assumes it. "Oh, we expect it," says Gary Orloff, the man who oversees Cottage Grove's 26 plow drivers charged with clearing the city's...
December 22, 2008 - 12:01pm
December 10, 2008
City in a pinch when it comes to salt
The winter forecast in Newport?
December 10, 2008 - 7:59am
December 3, 2008
Assumed Name: JB Lawn and Snow Care
CERTIFICATE OF ASSUMED NAME JB LAWN AND SNOW CARE STATE OF MINNESOTA SECRETARY OF STATE Minnesota Statutes Chapter 333 Filed September 18, 2008 The filing of an assumed name does not provide a user with exclusive rights to that name. The filing is required for consumer protection...
December 3, 2008 - 10:00am
November 19, 2008
Snow lovers flock to slopes
It's not often that you hear the sentiment that Minnesota winters are "nice and mild." But that's just what one woman had to say as the slopes opened on the first day of the season at Afton Alps Wednesday, Nov. 12. In the case of Erdenetsetseg Dashzeveg, it's all a matter of relativity. "We...
November 19, 2008 - 7:56am
April 9, 2008
32 inches of snow recorded north of Virginia
The three-day snowstorm that pummeled the Iron Range from Saturday night through Monday morning didn't set any single day-snowfall records for the state but was one of the biggest multi-day snowfalls and may have been the state's largest April snowstorm. * The storm -- topped by...
April 9, 2008 - 12:00am
February 6, 2008
Celebrating ice & snow
Using marshmallows, sugar cubes, Styrofoam, frosting and glue, Cottage Grove Elementary School second-graders in Michelle Jorissen's class made ice castles last week to celebrate the St. Paul Winter Carnival as a part of Minnesota history. Gage Stroik, like the other students, built...
February 6, 2008 - 10:00am