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Johnson departs South Washington County School Board
East Ridge robotics team heads to nationals
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Women charged after fleeing shoplifting in Cottage Grove
Cottage Grove man charged with shooting another man in the eye with BB gun
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Park Softball: Suter commits to St. Thomas
East Ridge Volleyball: Amon takes over as Raptors coach
East Ridge Track and Field: Joiner off to scintillating start to the spring
Wolfpack Youth Wrestling: Wolfpack K-5 team places four at state
The Great Outdoors: Nice weather allows teams to practice outside early
Partying like a princess at annual Daddy Daughter Dance in Cottage Grove
Bubble magic in show at Cottage Grove's Park Grove Library
Families fill up VFW for Lions' 'Breakfast with the Easter Bunny'
'Kumiko' film shot in south Washington County gets Minneapolis screening
A Mooving story: Children's author, illustrator visit Park Grove Library
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Viewpoint: Three common ways to protect your loved one’s financial, personal well-being
Letter to the editor: Snaring is a cruel and inhumane method of trapping
Viewpoint: Save the dates – It’s a busy time ahead for Washington County
Viewpoint: New research shows human effects on local aquifers
Letter to the editor: Require hunters to get OK to trap on private land
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December 16, 2009
Wind turbine up for approval at tonight's Cottage Grove City Council meeting
A proposal for Cottage Grove's first residential wind turbine is up for council approval at Wednesday night's meeting. The proposal for a 113-foot tall, 10 kilowatt turbine at 6749 Geneva Ave., has already been approved by the Cottage Grove Planning Commission. The council is also...
December 16, 2009 - 10:22am
December 2, 2009
First home wind turbine stirs opposition
It would be the first residential wind turbine in Cottage Grove under the city's revamped ordinances governing wind energy conversion systems -- and, already, someone's opposed. Cottage Grove resident John Kooyman has applied for the permit required to build a 113-foot-tall wind...
December 2, 2009 - 7:50am
October 6, 2009
Ordinance ends district's turbine pursuit
The South Washington County School District has abandoned its interest in a large wind turbine as Woodbury officials near prohibiting that type of project. East Ridge High School will not be the site of a utility-scale wind turbine, but the district may pursue a smaller renewable...
October 6, 2009 - 1:22pm
July 14, 2009
Afton takes its turn at turbine talk
Afton already has a controversial tower in their midst, but could another structure beginning with a 'T' be added into the mix? At the July 6 meeting of the Afton Planning Commission, commissioners heard a presentation from Ralph Jacobson, from Innovative Power Systems, about wind...
July 14, 2009 - 12:49pm
June 30, 2009
District awaits word on wind turbine
Whether the South Washington County School District will install a 190-foot wind turbine at East Ridge High School is looking more uncertain.
education / news
June 30, 2009 - 7:53am
July 23, 2008
Wind energy close to reality for East Ridge
Building a wind turbine to generate energy for East Ridge High School was just "a good idea" when officials from School District 833 and the City of Woodbury first discussed it last winter. It appears that the "good idea" will become a reality for the school being built at Pioneer...
July 23, 2008 - 8:00am
February 6, 2008
Our View: Do what it takes to invest in wind turbine
It's a simple truth that schools exist to prepare society for the future, playing not only a role in their students' futures, but in the futures of those who will depend on them. Right now, School District 833 officials are looking at a new way to plan for the future -- and it doesn't...
February 6, 2008 - 10:00am