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Dominium breaks ground for Legends of Cottage Grove
Liberty keeps it local: Family business keeps on growing
Oasis lifestyle: Sheppard busy as a chiropractor, new Chamber president
Minnesota Senate District 54 candidate Q/A: Leilani Holmstadt
Minnesota Senate District 54 candidate Q/A: Dan Schoen
crime and courts
Football: Wolfpack rolls at North in regular season finale
Football: Royals upset Raptors in regular season finale
Adapted Soccer: Thunderbolts get season's first shutout
Girls Soccer: Bunnell, Raptors break out in section championship game
Girls Tennis: Schurhamer team advances to section finals
Crowd gathers to support Oktoberfest for Friends in Need Food Shelf
Bailey Nurseries chairman wins conservation award
Banking on Oktoberfest: Oct. 16 fundraiser in Cottage Grove helps Friends in Need Food Shelf's bottom line
Films in Five Festival gets "bigger and better"
Fans flock to Films in Five Festival in Cottage Grove
arts and entertainment
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Viewpoint: Friends in Need gets ready for 2016 holiday season
Letter to the editor: Jurgens promises to work for us
Letter to the editor: Lund: I stand by comments at forum
Letter to the editor: Peterson has courage, work ethic to get job done
Letter to the editor: Jurgens would be excellent leader
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south washington county
August 14, 2014
Suspect in Newport Bailey Nurseries stabbing committed to state hospital
Criminal proceedings put on hold after Ramirez deemed mentally ill, dangerous after two psychological exams.
News/crime and courts
August 14, 2014 - 1:48pm
August 13, 2014
Geology raises Newport Transit Station costs
County considers electric vehicle charging, faces $260,000 excavation costs.
August 13, 2014 - 9:00am
August 11, 2014
Red Rock Corridor Commission discuses BRT funding options
The workshop included input from transportation public policy professionals on the federal, regional and local levels.
August 11, 2014 - 11:55am
July 25, 2014
Traffic signal to be installed at 70th Street, Meadow Grass in Cottage Grove
A joint effort between Washington County and the city of Cottage Grove, the traffic signal will provide safer passage for both pedestrians and drivers, officials say. Signal expected to be fully functional by fall.
July 25, 2014 - 10:14am
May 16, 2014
Minnesota legislators work toward final adjournment
ST. PAUL -- Minnesota representatives approved a pair of public works funding bills spending more than $1 billion early today as lawmakers head toward what they hope is adjournment for the year in the coming hours The Senate is scheduled to take up the public works bills later...
May 16, 2014 - 9:35am
April 24, 2014
South Washington County issues tornado drills Thursday as part of Severe Weather Awareness Week
Sirens sounding at 1:45 p.m. and 6:55 p.m.
April 24, 2014 - 9:49am
March 27, 2014
South Washington County cities enter agreement to tackle water supply issue
City administrators say the coalition will help cities come up with alternative water resources.
March 27, 2014 - 9:00am
February 25, 2014
Cottage Grove makes second pitch for $20M public safety training center
City hopes new partnership and some of its own money will persuade the Legislature to assist with funding.
News/crime and courts
February 25, 2014 - 1:28pm
January 29, 2014
Fueling up: Review shows south Washington County gas prices often higher
While the numbers at local pumps remain competitive— on average between 2 and 5 cents — the numbers are constantly changing.
January 29, 2014 - 8:46am
December 31, 2013
Red Rock Corridor branding begins
Washington County HRA seeks to attract developers to transit area through innovative branding.
December 31, 2013 - 9:00am
December 4, 2013
Cottage Grove backs 70th Street, Keats Avenue study
Washington County officials are enlisting the help of MnDOT to conduct a study to determine appropriate speed limits.
December 4, 2013 - 11:00am
November 2, 2013
Area residents battle invasive buckthorn
South Washington County residents came out in droves this last week to help remove invasive buckthorn from wooded areas. Buckthorn, a plant...
November 2, 2013 - 3:45pm
Winter parking ban in effect for Cottage Grove, St. Paul Park and Newport
With winter right around the corner, south Washington County communities need to be aware of the on-street parking bans that are now in effect.
November 2, 2013 - 9:00am
October 3, 2013
New law requires quick chemical release notification
In emergencies, citizens rely on law enforcement departments as their first line of defense. However, in the event of a chemical spill or release of other hazardous substances, law enforcement in some cases may be the last to know. A new law going into effect in January is...
News/crime and courts
October 3, 2013 - 5:06am
October 2, 2013
South Washington County orchards ripe for the picking
There isn’t anything quite like biting into a juicy red or green apple fresh from the tree after enjoying a sightseeing hayride through the...
October 2, 2013 - 9:11am