Weather Forecast



July 1, 2011
It was "water day" in Cottage Grove parks on Wednesday and kids were anxious to cool off under some quite cold hose water. Brody Kriesel begs park supervisors to spray him with water they were happy to comply. Bulletin photo by Judy Spooner
Severe t-storm watch in south Washington County as temps reach high-90s
July 1, 2011 - 3:35pm
June 18, 2011
Music and fireworks still on after rain cancels some Strawberry Fest events
June 18, 2011 - 3:36pm
May 25, 2011
Following weekend storms, county tests sirens Wednesday
May 25, 2011 - 1:06pm
May 24, 2011
Washington County in flood disaster declaration
May 24, 2011 - 4:57pm
April 19, 2011
Snow predicted for south Washington County
April 19, 2011 - 4:50pm
April 14, 2011
Statewide tornado drills held Thursday
April 14, 2011 - 1:06pm
April 13, 2011
Township escapes being 'marooned' by flooding
April 13, 2011 - 1:22pm
April 6, 2011
Washington County in state flood emergency declaration
April 6, 2011 - 2:42pm
March 31, 2011
The lone picnic table in Hazen Moore's Park in the Cottage Grove portion of Lower Grey Cloud Island was partially underwater as the Mississippi River saw its first crest. Bulletin photo by Judy Spooner
Weather assists flood-prone communities as rivers crest
March 31, 2011 - 3:39pm
March 26, 2011
The view of River Acres resident Sharon Marcotte's home from the Mississippi River side of a dike built in recent days by some 70 volunteers. Bulletin photo by Scott Wente
In the bag: Volunteers finish sandbagging early in Cottage Grove
March 26, 2011 - 3:42pm
March 25, 2011
Carpenter Nature Center employee Jen Vieth captures an injured bald eagle found in snow and ice outside a home north of Hastings. Submitted photo
Carpenter team rescues bald eagle from backyard
March 25, 2011 - 1:37pm
U.S. Rep. John Kline, left, tours an area near the Mississippi River in Hastings with Dakota County Sheriff Dave Bellows, center, and Dan Carlson, the county's emergency manager. Photo by Chad Richardson/Hastings Star-Gazette
Kline inspects Mississippi River flood prep
March 25, 2011 - 11:31am
March 24, 2011
Sharon Marcotte and volunteer Michael Edman of Cottage Grove place sandbags on a dike in Marcotte's yard, which backs up to the Mississippi River. Bulletin photo by Scott Wente
Volunteers start sandbagging in Cottage Grove
March 24, 2011 - 12:57pm
Sandbags are stacked on pallets in Newport, waiting to be placed near the 800-foot-long levee. Bulletin photo by Jon Avise
Latest flood forecast delays river's crest
March 24, 2011 - 9:10am
March 23, 2011
The winter storm that hit late Tuesday and continued into Wednesday caused dozens of crashes and spin-outs, including this truck in the ditch on Highway 61 south of 80th Street in Cottage Grove. Bulletin photo by Scott Wente
Winter storm: Sleet, snow, crashes and spinouts
March 23, 2011 - 3:26pm