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City applies for programs to help fill business park
Cottage Grove: Skeleton-faced ski mask burglar sentenced
Newport open bowhunting dates revised for 2016 season
St. Paul Park joins driver diversion program
80 homes with higher PFC levels to get bottled water
crime and courts
Coyotes triumph, take home league championship
Ragnar Relay sends thousands of runners through Cottage Grove
Eggert finally lives out childhood dream
Raptors dynamic duo shines at next level
Local teams open season with practices on Monday
Teen already has several "opening credits" in film career
Heritage Days draws crowds with new and old attractions
St. Paul Park Heritage Days parade
More visible location boosts numbers at weekly car show
Garelicks to be Heritage Days parade grand marshals
arts and entertainment
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Melroy Englert, 76
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Letter to the editor: Enjoyed teaching driver's ed
Viewpoint: Cottage Grove positions River Oaks Golf Course for future success
Viewpoint: Find creepy crawlies in Cottage Grove
Letter to the editor: Concerned about River Oaks plan
Letter to the editor: Supper club a ‘poor idea’
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St. Paul Park
June 20, 2016
Dirty trick: St. Paul Park woman seeks return of bench stolen from husband's grave site
Marilyn Krenik cannot fathom why someone would steal a memorial bench from her husband's gravesite.
June 20, 2016 - 10:27am
June 13, 2016
St. Paul Park public works supervisor resigning for Lake Elmo job
The city of St. Paul Park is in the market for a new public works supervisor.
June 13, 2016 - 7:00am
June 1, 2016
Sexual assault report investigated at Franke’s Bar
A St. Paul Park woman allegedly assaulted a Cottage Grove woman and is accused of indecent exposure the same night, according to a police report.
News/crime and courts
June 1, 2016 - 6:52pm
Longtime St. Paul Park attorney retiring
Jim Shiely didn’t plan on becoming a city attorney working with St. Paul Park. “It just kind of happened,” he said. After graduating from...
June 1, 2016 - 10:00am
May 18, 2016
New Friends in Need Food Shelf becomes 'reality'
The new Friends in Need Food Shelf building was bustling last week as volunteers stocked the shelves with mac and cheese, rice, toiletries and...
May 18, 2016 - 9:00am
May 12, 2016
St. Paul Park's street work to start this month
Construction work on roads in St. Paul Park is set to start later this month. The city’s 2016 street and utility improvement project includes work on Second Street, between Ninth and Pullman avenues; on 10th Avenue from First to Third streets; and on 11th Avenue from Second to...
May 12, 2016 - 8:00am
April 30, 2016
Rumpca recognized in St. Paul Park
St. Paul Park honored Brian Rumpca, assistant public works supervisor, for his 20th anniversary with the city. Mayor Keith Franke presented Rumpca with a plaque at the April 18 meeting, thanking him for his two decades working with St. Paul Park. Rumpca started with the city on...
April 30, 2016 - 8:00am
April 28, 2016
The rock behind Stone Soup: Carroll recognized with volunteer award
When St. Paul Park awarded its Volunteer of the Year at a recent dinner, nobody was more surprised than the recipient. Majel Carroll had gone...
April 28, 2016 - 8:00am
April 27, 2016
Difficult diving: Three Washington County officers awarded for tough evidence retrieval in river
Evidence collection in police investigations can be painstaking and time-consuming. That’s especially true when that evidence lies 5 feet under murky backwaters of the Mississippi River. In such cases, the Washington County Sheriff’s Office water recovery team is called to the...
April 27, 2016 - 8:00am
April 26, 2016
Stone Soup Thrift Shop's bowling fundraiser nears $50,000 goal
Donors may have put Stone Soup Thrift Shop over its $50,000 goal at its annual fundraiser.
Life/arts and entertainment
April 26, 2016 - 3:34pm
April 21, 2016
Spots still open for Stone Soup bowling benefit
She may have stepped down from her longtime leadership position at Stone Soup Thrift Shop, but Majel Carroll is sticking around long enough to prod the public into signing up for the shop’s annual fundraiser.That’s sooner rather than later. The annual Stone Soup-er Bowl is set...
April 21, 2016 - 11:15am
April 12, 2016
St. Paul Park compost site closed as city seeks staffer
The St. Paul Park city compost site is closed until further notice as the city looks for someone to staff it. St. Paul Park is hiring a compost site attendant, a seasonal job that ends in mid-November. The position hours run from 1:30-5 p.m. Sundays and Wednesday, and 9 a.m. to 5...
April 12, 2016 - 2:00pm
March 23, 2016
Local man is writer "slash" director of horror film
The damp and dreary evening is classic horror movie weather, with lashing rain and gusting wind. It’s the kind of night when a couple’s car...
Life/arts and entertainment
March 23, 2016 - 8:00am
March 15, 2016
St. Paul Park OK's state agreements for Hastings Ave., services
St. Paul Park will get funding for work to improve Hastings Avenue before closing a nearby railway crossing. The council approved an agreement with Burlington Northern-Santa Fe Railway Company and the state of Minnesota that secures funds for the project. The Minnesota Department...
March 15, 2016 - 1:34pm
February 25, 2016
St. Paul Park bar fined for closing violations
A St. Paul Park restaurant faces a $1,000 fine for having patrons on site after-hours. Tavern 829, 388 Ninth Ave., was fined Jan. 25 after a St. Paul Park police officer found four people inside the bar just after 2:30 a.m. on Jan. 24. Owner Paul Narpaul said the bartender was going...
February 25, 2016 - 11:00am