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Reports: Two more women accuse Sen. Al Franken of groping them
Construction turns up century-old cemetery near Hastings
The race to replace Schoen: Bigham is in, McNamara ‘strongly leaning toward’ a run
Former state lawmaker Bigham announces Senate run; GOP Reps. Jurgens and Franke considering bids
Minn. roundup: Minnesota deer harvest increases 16 percent over last year
crime and courts
Girls' hockey: Wolfpack a goal shy of 2-0 start
Thunderbolts take third at state
East Ridge's Wangensteen leads area at state
Wolfpack athletes prepare to play in college
Three Raptors sign letters of intent
St. Paul Park church to hold artisan fair
Falteisek to perform in holiday concert in Woodbury
A soldier's journey: Cottage Grove officer, veteran shares story in new cable documentary
New Life Academy musical 'Singin' in the Rain' set to make a splash
A Halloween bash: Cottage Grove Strawberry Fest celebrates with 10th annual parade
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SoWashCo Sch. Dist. 101817 Board Minutes
MN Board of Pardons Thomas Just
Dakota Supply Group vs Greg Hoffman Plumbing
US Bank National Assoc. vs Tracy Reitmann
Deutsche Bank vs. Henry Wavamunno
Philip M. LaVenture
Alvina M. Kirchner
Thomas "Tom" Henschell
Alvin J. Martin
Lev J. Dyadkin
Letter to the editor: Congrats on School Board victory, and thanks for support
Letters to the editor: Lots of questions remain about BNSF plans
Editorial: Veterans have earned twice the thanks
Viewpoint: With REAL ID extension granted, next fix must be MNLARS
Letters to the editor: Referendum needed for our kids; Vote 'yes' to keep District 833 strong
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March 23, 2011
Winter storm: Sleet, snow, crashes and spinouts
The icy, snowy mess that hit south Washington County late Tuesday and into Wednesday wreaked havoc for drivers on local highways and on side...
March 23, 2011 - 3:26pm
March 22, 2011
Floodwaters expected to spill over Newport levee
With the Mississippi River set to rise rapidly this week, Newport officials are warning that floodwaters appear very likely to spill over an...
March 22, 2011 - 1:16pm
Flood sandbagging to begin in Cottage Grove
A local church is looking for volunteers to help fill sandbags beginning this week in a Cottage Grove neighborhood threatened by flooding. All Saints Lutheran Church is coordinating a sandbagging effort to protect homes in the River Acres neighborhood along the Mississippi River....
March 22, 2011 - 12:24pm
March 15, 2011
Flooding threat prompts emergency declaration in Washington County
Washington County declared a state of emergency on Tuesday -- with the city of Cottage Grove expected to follow suit Wednesday -- in advance...
March 15, 2011 - 1:03pm
March 10, 2011
Cottage Grove, Newport begin flood preparations
Cottage Grove public safety workers are preparing emergency plans should possible record-high flood levels close the Grey Cloud Island Bridge,...
March 10, 2011 - 8:02am
March 3, 2011
Nature Center to be featured with Sundgaard on KARE
Carpenter Nature Center birds will get some air time today with Cottage Grove native and KARE-TV meteorologist Sven Sundgaard. The nature center's raptors will be featured on KARE 5 p.m. Thursday newscast. Carpenter development director Jennifer Vieth said the nature center's hawk,...
March 3, 2011 - 9:46am
February 21, 2011
Forecast: More snow, then sun and warmer temps
South Washington County could see another 1 to 3 inches of snow during the day Monday, but the forecast improves for Tuesday and Wednesday. That's...
February 21, 2011 - 8:38am
February 20, 2011
Winter storm hits south Washington County
A winter storm hit south Washington County and the broader region Sunday morning and was expected to continue into Monday. The National Weather...
February 20, 2011 - 12:07pm
February 14, 2011
A fine day for outdoor skating
Children and families can go ice skating all winter long on any of the rinks in Cottage Grove parks, but there's something special about skating...
February 14, 2011 - 11:55am
January 27, 2011
Officials warn about Minnesota floods
ST. PAUL -- Flood experts are delivering a simple warning to people across Minnesota: "Look out." "If we have rapid (snow) melt, look out,"...
January 27, 2011 - 7:32pm
January 17, 2011
A cold, quiet skate
January 17, 2011 - 10:52am
December 30, 2010
Kids -- and the weather -- slide downhill
Children on holiday break hit the local sledding hills and skating rinks earlier this week, but bad weather conditions could make driving and...
December 30, 2010 - 3:33pm
December 28, 2010
After the storms: Cities still digging out
Two significant snowfall in as many weeks left Cottage Grove officials urging residents to help the city by digging out fire hydrants from deep...
December 28, 2010 - 2:53pm
December 20, 2010
Elementary, middle school events cancelled
District 833 on Monday canceled all elementary and middle school after-school activities and athletics. All high school after-school activities, athletics and events Monday evening will continue as planned.
December 20, 2010 - 3:33pm
Snow piles up in south Washington County
Break the shovels back out -- south Washington County is getting more snow. The area and the rest of the Twin Cities metro was under a winter...
December 20, 2010 - 10:46am