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Girl identified who died in apparent drowning in central Minnesota
From an A to 'Incomplete': How N.D., Minn. political leaders grade Trump's first 100 days
Cottage Grove Arts Commission appoints new member
Hy-Vee and watershed granted sustainable city award in Cottage Grove
St. Paul Park Police reports for April 28
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Softball: Young's homer lifts Park past Woodbury
Baseball: Park slips by Woodbury with Alt no-hitter
Boys' Hockey: Vogelgesang is hired as East Ridge head coach
Prep baseball: Pitch count rule was a matter of time
Boys' Lacrosse: Raptors continue work on new systems
Park puppeteers put death through its paces for 'Addams Family' musical
Health column: You don't want to see me unless you have to
In musician's hands, vintage oil cans become electric guitars
Bexell was 'Cottage Grove's pastor'
Tao of Thao: Cottage Grove artist mixes the spiritual with the everyday
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Thomas G. Yetter, 68
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Keith Jacobus Viewpoint: The secret of success — great teachers
Sen. Dan Schoen Viewpoint: The House majority and transit for our district
Letter to the editor: House funding plans negatively impact local communities
Letters to the editor: Legislative session, transit funding
Viewpoint: Busy construction season ahead for south Washington County
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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
September 20, 2013
Red Rock Corridor alternative analysis halfway complete
The Red Rock Corridor Commission and Washington County officials continue to analyze alternate options for the existing and future transit stations.
September 20, 2013 - 9:00am
March 7, 2013
AmeriCorps volunteers help boost reading efforts in District 833 elementary schools
AmeriCorps reading volunteer Dominique Edwards struggled with reading when she was in elementary school, so she knows what children are going...
March 7, 2013 - 2:19pm
March 5, 2013
South Washington County School district's shot at Crosswinds '50-50'
District 833 Superintendent Keith Jacobus was on the road last week talking to parents in schools that would be affected if the district takes over Crosswinds school in Woodbury. The odds are 50-50 that South Washington County Schools will acquire Crosswinds, Jacobus told parents...
March 5, 2013 - 2:13pm
February 29, 2012
Newport man plans GOP challenge to Rep. McCollum
A Newport man and Navy veteran is planning to challenge Democratic U.S. Rep. Betty McCollum in the newly redrawn 4th Congressional District. Dan...
February 29, 2012 - 2:28am
February 7, 2010
Royal Raptors miss out on .500, will play Raiders in sectional
The South Washington County girls hockey team missed out on a chance to claim a first-ever .500 record to close out a regular season as the Royal Raptors took a 2-2 tie against Cretin-Derham Hall at Highland Arena in St.
February 7, 2010 - 11:16am
January 10, 2010
Royal Raptors back at .500
The South Washington County girls hockey team claimed a win and a tie in consecutive games against ranked opponents just hours apart on Friday...
January 10, 2010 - 11:06am