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Park boys basketball: Schwartz resigns as head coach
Kuemmel's Corner: Park to celebrate its 100th anniversary next fall
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Sports Announcements: Park dance team fundraiser, East Ridge spring sports registration, and more
New Life Academy boys basketball: Eagles tabbed fourth seed, face Community of Peace in playoffs
Photo gallery: 2014 Cottage Grove photography contest winners
Carpenter Nature Center hosts 'Masters of the Sky'
'Kumiko' film with south Washington County scenes expected to be shown in Twin Cities this year
Cottage Grove woman featured in National Geographic photo
Cottage Grove Park grad to star in Disney On Ice
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Bernice L. Adamiak, 71
Pamela Buggs, 70
Catherine "Kay" Busch, 83
Mayme J. Maynard, 90
Marlys Haan, 82
Milking the golden cow
Viewpoint: Plea agreement a trade taken seriously
Letter: Heed telltale signs before voting Republican
Letter: School start time change has costs
Letter: Running for council to help move city through ‘pivotal time’
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January 7, 2010
Cottage Grove paves way for city's first wind turbine
It wasn't a breeze, but a Cottage Grove resident on Wednesday got his wish: Cottage Grove City Council members unanimously approved a wind turbine proposed for a rural Cottage Grove residential property that last month ran into resistance. An application submitted by John Kooyman...
January 7, 2010 - 12:00am
December 23, 2009
Our view -- CG council: follow your own rules on turbine
In April, the Cottage Grove City Council made the city's wind turbine requirements more stringent to prepare for the residents and businesses that would likely begin asking to place the alternative energy sources on their properties. This fall, a resident applied to place a wind...
December 23, 2009 - 7:54am
December 17, 2009
Wait on wind turbine, CG council says
A Cottage Grove resident wants to go green. A Cottage Grove landowner is worried about losing green. And Cottage Grove City Council members appear unsure of what exactly to do. The city council on Wednesday tabled a vote on a proposed 113-foot-tall wind turbine on a rural residential...
December 17, 2009 - 7:00am
September 23, 2009
Recommended turbine ordinance would prevent windmill at East Ridge
Proposed alternative energy regulations for Woodbury permit limited use of wind turbines. That is a key provision in a draft alternative energy ordinance Woodbury Planning Commission members approved 6-0 Tuesday after months of review and public input. "What it does is it encourages...
September 23, 2009 - 9:15am
August 3, 2009
Afton discusses adopting turbine ordinance
Wind turbines could possibly be blowing into Afton in the near future. During the July 21 meeting of the Afton City Council, it was discussed whether or not the council should look into writing an ordinance that would deal with wind turbines.
August 3, 2009 - 4:59pm
April 20, 2009
With eye to the future, council amends turbine ordinance
The winds of change might be on their way -- and Cottage Grove wants to be out front. City council members on April 15 approved amendments to Cottage Grove's two decades-old zoning ordinances that cover wind turbines, establishing more stringent permitting and adding a public hearing...
April 20, 2009 - 7:45am
January 27, 2009
833 submits wish list for economic stimulus funding
School District 833 has a list of projects totaling $23 million that it's submitting to the area's federal representatives. Mike Vogel, who is assistant to the superintendent for operations, told the School Board at the Jan.
January 27, 2009 - 8:12am