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Right place, right time: Citizens honored for life-saving act
Cottage Grove woman broke into home, stole gift card, charges say
Cottage Grove council conducts Stevens’ performance evaluation
Charges: 100-mph chase in Newport ends with DWI, drug charges
Minnesota roundup: Jewish Center in Twin Cities receives bomb threat
crime and courts
Wrestling: Woodbury, East Ridge fall in team section semifinals
Gymnastics: East Ridge wins section title
Girls' Basketball: Wolfpack improves streak to three games
Boys' Basketball: Park runs out of steam in two losses
Gymnastics: Park wraps up SEC schedule
College students present diverse artwork exhibition
Freeze and thank you: Polar Plunge raises $95,000
Splashed ice: Third-annual Polar Plunge will chill and thrill in Woodbury
Moon Glow lights up the night
Hot Air Affair Parade lights up downtown
arts and entertainment
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LTD LIABILITY CO-PURE VITALITY
BID FOR NEW CG FIRE STATION
Frank A. 'Sonny' Deshler, 77
Lyle A. Heuer, 66
Elaine Y. Mann, 59
Terry L. Syverson, 66
Sandra R. Baxter
Viewpoint: Whisper of spring in the air
Letters to the editor: Franke should be straight with constituents; Franke, Jurgens helped provide relief
Letters: Red Rock boondoggle shows county should stick to road planning
Viewpoint: Legislature should recommit to county program aid
Viewpoint: Health care aid law the first step
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April 16, 2014
Bus rapid transit chosen for Red Rock Corridor
Lower cost, more availability, ridership projections factors for Red Rock Commission's vote in favor of BRT.
April 16, 2014 - 9:00am
April 2, 2014
Former Washington County veterans service officer was reprimanded for sexual harassment
RED WING, Minn. -- Recently hired Goodhue County Veterans Service Officer Lyman “Robby” Robinson Jr. was reprimanded for sexual harassment in 2010 while serving as VSO in Washington County, a Republican Eagle public-data request revealed. Goodhue County did not know about the...
April 2, 2014 - 5:06pm
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