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Cottage Grove City Council narrows 2017 budget
Junction 70 Grille in Cottage Grove breaks ground, eyes spring opening
A fence for freedom: Cottage Grove family receives gift to build fence
Cottage Grove City Council approves new fire station plans
Hofmann joins Cottage Grove Middle School as assistant principal
crime and courts
Park swimming and diving: Wolfpack take fifth in SEC relays
Swimming and diving: Raptors lead conference relays
New Life Academy girls soccer: Eagles drop opener to Visitation
New Life Academy tennis: Eagles fare well in tournaments
Park girls soccer: Wolfpack kick off season with pair of wins
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
BOARD SUM 8-18-2016
Beneficial Loan and Thrift Co. vs Honeyman
Reverse Mortage Funding vs Judy R Bracci Mortgage Foreclosure
2017 PAVEMENT MGMT
Donna Reynolds, 83
Irving C. Jerry, 87
Melroy Englert, 76
Georgia M. Christenson, 67
Karen A. Blau, 58
Letter to the editor: Thank you to the kind people in Cottage Grove
Letter to the editor: Sell River Oaks and stop the losses
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
Real Estate Showcase
October 30, 2013
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
Washington County ranks in top 50 healthiest
A recent survey ranked Washington County in the top 50 healthiest counties for children in the country.
July 8, 2013 - 11:53am
July 3, 2013
Short and sweet: Afton Apple's strawberry season abbreviated
The strawberry picking season at Afton Apple Orchard was drastically shortened by a bought of unruly weather during May and June.
July 3, 2013 - 1:18pm
June 28, 2013
Cottage Grove casting agent sentenced for sexual contact with juvenile clients
Matthew D. Feeney, 44, was sentenced Friday by Washington County District Court Judge Gary Schurrer.
News/crime and courts
June 28, 2013 - 3:54pm