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March 4, 2015
A can of spray paint, several feet of compacted snow and determination is all that was needed to construct Jim Gorbunow’s snow kidney, Kevin 2.0. Each winter, he builds the sculpture in hopes of attracting a life-saving donor. Gorbunow is in end-stage renal failure. (Bulletin photo by Emily Buss)
Bigger kidney, more urgent request from Cottage Grove man
March 4, 2015 - 5:00pm
January 15, 2015
Cottage Grove police officers and the Washington County SWAT team secured a quarter-mile perimeter around a Harkness Road home Jan. 14 after a local man barricaded himself inside with a weapon. (Bulletin photo by Emily Buss)
Cottage Grove man facing felony charges after 11-hour standoff with police, SWAT
January 15, 2015 - 3:25pm
July 23, 2014
The Cottage Grove Rainbow Foods store is one of 18 that will either be closed or sold by the end of the year as the store's owner, Roundy's, is exiting the Minnesota market altogether. (Bulletin photo by Scott Wente)
Cottage Grove Rainbow Foods closing its doors Tuesday
July 23, 2014 - 3:03pm
January 7, 2014
Jim Gorbunow, of Cottage Grove, spent four hours crafting a giant snow kidney outside his home in an attempt to raise awareness of organ donation. Gorbunow is in need of a life-saving kidney transplant. (Bulletin photo by Emily Buss)
Cottage Grove man sculpts snow kidney while awaiting transplant
January 7, 2014 - 3:28pm
November 19, 2013
Newport reworks budget, proposes 2.62 levy increase
November 19, 2013 - 3:01pm