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Cottage Grove day care kids to receive congressional award
Nursing institute moving into Cottage Grove's BEC
Apparent wage ‘discrepancies’ discovered in Newport
Cottage Grove police reports for Jan. 29: Domestic, theft, lewd activity
Relay For Life event: Coaches vs. Cancer Jan. 30
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Park Wrestling: Individuals shine amid team struggles
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
Super Bowl billboard campaign seeks acceptance for gay players
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
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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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February 12, 2013
East Ridge High School: Raptors make commitments
Three East Ridge High School student-athletes will compete at the next level next year. Chago Huerta, Katelyn Bergloff and Nate Roese all signed National Letters of Intent in a ceremony at East Ridge High School on Thursday morning Feb. 6. Huerta signed to play football for Concordia...
sports / raptors
February 12, 2013 - 6:05pm
November 19, 2012
Adapted soccer: Thunderbolts take sixth in state
In its return to the state tournament, the South Washington County Thunderbolts provided some fireworks. The 'Bolts finished in sixth place at the 2012 State Adapted Soccer Tournament, held Nov.
November 19, 2012 - 10:20am
November 15, 2012
Adapted soccer: Thunderbolts punch ticket to big dance
The Thunderbolts have stuck again. The South Washington Thunderbolts adapted soccer team - a mix of student-athletes from East Ridge, Park and Woodbury - punched its ticket to the state tournament with a 9-5 playoff win over St. Cloud last week at East Ridge High School. Under...
November 15, 2012 - 8:08am
November 6, 2012
Park boys soccer: Hastings' Dodge helps Wolfpack raise $3,740 for team
Park students and families participated in a Dodge Booster Club Fundraiser on Sept. 22, and raised $3,740 for the Wolfpack boys soccer team. The Dodge brand contributed $20 for each test drive in a new 2012 Dodge vehicle on that day. "The Dodge brand and our dealers are committed...
November 6, 2012 - 9:26am
South Washington County adapted soccer: Thunderbolts on roll, finish 6-2-1
The South Washington County adapted soccer team is getting hot at the right time. The Thunderbolts won four of their last five games to finish 6-2-1 in the CI South Division, which was good for a tie for third place in the league. Most recently, the 'Bolts beat Minneapolis Roosevelt...
November 6, 2012 - 8:23am
November 4, 2012
Overcoming all obstacles: Thunderbolts' Henderson thrives in the face of challenges
Amanda Henderson's life hasn't been easy. But it's the hardships that have made her stronger. Henderson was born an orphan with cerebral palsy in Moscow, Russia, in 1997. When her parents Dee and Ken Henderson adopted her, at the age of 22 months, she couldn't walk or talk. She's...
sports / raptors
November 4, 2012 - 12:38pm
October 24, 2012
New Life Academy girls soccer: Eagles reach second-straight section championship; defeated by South St. Paul again
It's becoming a habit. After reaching its first-ever section soccer final last year, the New Life Academy girls soccer team reached the Section...
October 24, 2012 - 10:16am
South Washington County adapted soccer: Thunderbolts wallop Roosevelt 9-1
The South Washington County Thunderbolts adapted soccer team improved to 3-1 overall on the year with a 9-1 win over Minneapolis Roosevelt last Monday at East Ridge High School. Junior team co-captain Amanda Henderson led the way in the win with a team-high five goals. Henderson's...
October 24, 2012 - 10:09am
October 19, 2012
Traditions and transitions: Culbertson adjusting to life as Thundberbolts head coach
When longtime Thunderbolts head coach Denny Larson called it quits, he was nervous about who would take the reins of a program he'd spent 15 years running. However, he was relieved when John Culbertson got the call. "The best thing is to take somebody who has been with the program...
October 19, 2012 - 10:31am
October 18, 2012
South Washington County adapted soccer: Thunderbolts kick off season; 2-1-1 through four games
The South Washington County Thunderbolts adapted soccer team kicked off the season recently and are off to a fine start. Through four games, the 'Bolts are 2-1-1 and currently in fourth place in the CI South Division. The Thunderbolts started the year with a 9-3 win at home over...
October 18, 2012 - 12:04am
October 17, 2012
New Life Academy girls soccer: Eagles reach Section 4A semifinals
The New Life girls soccer team advanced to the Section 4A semifinals with a 2-1 win over Concordia Academy of Roseville in the section quarterfinals on Saturday, Oct. 13, in Woodbury. New Life junior Chloe Westlund and freshman Maddie Sosa each had a goal and assist in the victory,...
October 17, 2012 - 11:53pm
East Ridge girls soccer: Stillwater ends Raptors' season in shootout
The East Ridge girls soccer team staged a dramatic comeback Thursday against Stillwater in the first round of the Section 4AA playoffs, but didn't come away with a victory. After falling behind 2-1 with 8 minutes left to play the Raptors tied the game with one second left in regulation...
sports / raptors
October 17, 2012 - 11:35pm
East Ridge boys soccer: Stillwater denies Raptors a trip to state in rout
There wasn't much East Ridge could do to slow down a determined and tenacious Stillwater Tuesday night as the Ponies ran away with the Section 4AA championship with a dominant 6-0 victory over East Ridge to secure a spot in the state tournament. Patrick Roth scored a goal and had...
sports / raptors
October 17, 2012 - 12:40pm
Park girls soccer: Eastview tops Wolfpack in shootout - again
You can't make it up. The Park girls soccer team has been to three section finals in the past five years. In each of those championships, Park has played Eastview. And in each of those games Eastview has beaten the Wolfpack in a shootout. Park, the No.
October 17, 2012 - 11:04am
October 15, 2012
East Ridge boys soccer: Raptors shock No. 1 North St. Paul, one win from State
The biggest week in East Ridge boys soccer history took place last week. However, the Raptors are hoping this week will be even greater. East Ridge secured a spot in the Section 4AA title game with a 2-0 win Saturday over No. 1-ranked North St. Paul in North St. Paul. The upset win...
sports / raptors
October 15, 2012 - 12:51pm