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Newport plans redevelopment of old public works site
Too good to last: Region braces for winter storm
Police: Man fled St. Paul Park stop in truck, hid in cemetery
Minnesota roundup: Former Red Wing senator to lead rural Minnesota advocacy group; Mall of America seeks chronicler for 25th anniversary
City pay study on hold; Council split over $38,500 cost
crime and courts
Boys' Hockey: Second period goals push Park past Hastings
Boys' Basketball: Raptors hold off Royals, grab share of SEC lead
Wrestling: Woodbury, East Ridge fall in team section semifinals
Gymnastics: East Ridge wins section title
Girls' Basketball: Wolfpack improves streak to three games
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
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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
Viewpoint: Legislature should recommit to county program aid
Viewpoint: Health care aid law the first step
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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...
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