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Revised ordinance passed for some vendors
Cities set preliminary levies
Residential property makes up 80 percent of tax base in Cottage Grove, county higher
Sparks fly in Newport candidate forum
Conservative group faults Minnesota tax law
crime and courts
Football: Park stays in district hunt with homecoming win
Rydberg calls it a career
Girls Soccer: Woodbury controls play in 2-0 win vs. Park
Boys Soccer: Wolfpack, Royals battle to 2-2 tie
Volleyball: Raptors win five-set battle vs. Rosemount
Two local veterans will receive advocacy award Sept. 11
The gift of writing: local author recognized, donates royalties
Holiday Train plans Cottage Grove return
Newport and St. Paul Park team up for movie night
Senior dining program expanding to include all ages
arts and entertainment
ACORN MINI STORAGE NOTICE OF SALE
CERTIFICATE OF ASSUMED NAME LASKAS GARDENS
CERTIFICATE OF ASSUMED NAME TOP VALUE FLOORING
SOUTH WASHINGTON COUNTY SCHOOLS PROPOSALS FOR INSURANCE
COTTAGE GROVE ATHLETIC ASSOCIATION NOTICE OF ANNUAL MEETING
Jean Ekern, 91
Phyllis M. Hagness, 74
Terry 'Mario' Weierke, 60
Mary M. Thurmes, 101
David H. Conrad, 69
Letter to the editor: Holmstadt will spend how we would to repair roads, not on light rail projects
Viewpoint: Goals for Cottage Grove include growth, housing, amenities
Viewpoint: Negligence law recognizes duty to behave
Letter to the editor: Peterson well-suited for House seat
Letter to the editor: Old barn gone but memories linger
Real Estate Showcase
December 23, 2013
Amid citizen complaints, Washington County commissioners defend five-year spending plan
Washington County officials heard criticism from the public last week during a hearing announcing a five-year plan for spending on capital and road improvement projects.
December 23, 2013 - 12:14pm
November 12, 2013
Newport transit work gets approval on split vote; Weik cites concerns about odors, location
The Newport Transit Station is finally moving head, though it wasn’t a unanimous vote that will get it to the construction phase.
November 12, 2013 - 1:31pm
October 30, 2013
Newport transit station ready to go with lower bids
A revised Newport Transit Station plan yielded lower bids and the approval of a $1.3 million contract by the Washington County Regional Railroad...
October 30, 2013 - 10:42am
Washington County plans licensed child care provider meeting
Basic information regarding the family child care program and requirements for licensing will be discussed.
October 30, 2013 - 10:20am
October 23, 2013
County plans improvements to Cottage Grove Ravine Regional Park
Washington County’s five-year capital improvement funding plan was released last week, showing more than half of the money going toward roads and bridges.
October 23, 2013 - 9:44am
September 25, 2013
Loans to help repair failing septic systems in Washington County
A large percentage of Woodbury and Cottage Grove’s septic systems are privately owned, costing the average homeowner anywhere between $10,000 to $20,000 if they fail. A new grant is helping some homeowners to pay for the upgrade.
September 25, 2013 - 12:01pm
September 17, 2013
Former Grey Cloud resident Phyllis Jones recalled for legal career, interest in history
Phyllis Jones, a former resident of Grey Cloud Island Township who had a distinguished legal career and was involved in local history and DFL...
September 17, 2013 - 12:34pm
September 3, 2013
Designs for new Bielenberg Gardens near Woodbury-Cottage Grove border stir discussion
Designs for a new grocery store-anchored retail development aren't as vibrant, pedestrian friendly and out of the ordinary as one Woodbury advisory commissioner had thought.
September 3, 2013 - 1:47pm
August 7, 2013
Washington County tab renewal taxes will double
Washington County motorists will see a $5 tax increase on their license tab renewals starting in January, which will generate much-needed revenue for county road improvements, officials say.
August 7, 2013 - 11:31am
August 5, 2013
4-H members' hard work shows
Being in 4-H and raising animals is hard work and there are long days at the fair, club members said, but it's worth it.
August 5, 2013 - 12:58pm
July 31, 2013
Washington County considers park fee change to address maintenance costs
Washington County officials are considering changes in park user fees to accommodate a growing number of visitors and additional operation c...
July 31, 2013 - 9:20am
July 30, 2013
High bids delay Newport transit station construction
The Newport Transit Station building estimated to cost about $600,000 attracted $1 million bids, forcing engineers to step back and reconsider the designs.
July 30, 2013 - 2:03pm
July 29, 2013
Washington County Fair strives for entertainment variety
Washington County When the gates open at the Washington County Fair this week, organizers hope they've got entertainment for everybody enter...
Life/arts and entertainment
July 29, 2013 - 1:43pm
July 8, 2013
'The Music Man' is headed to Loft Stage
Woodbury Community Theatre will be celebrating the power of music with its summer musical.
Life/arts and entertainment
July 8, 2013 - 12:23pm
Washington County adoption trends changing
Adoption trends in Washington County show increased permanency with relatives and more children finding their birth parents through social media.
July 8, 2013 - 12:23pm