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Cottage Grove police reports for Oct. 28: Burglary, theft, disorderly conduct
St. Paul Park police reports for Oct. 27: Drugs, theft, drunkenness
All Saints Lutheran Church's Pastor Helker arrested on suspicion of possessing child pornography
Minnesota roundup: Searchers looking for missing canoeist on Leech Lake; Woman who didn't trust banks loses $224,000 life savings in home theft
Cottage Grove and St. Paul Park change firefighter retirement programs
crime and courts
Girls Soccer: Raptors offense can’t connect in state loss to Andover
Volleyball: Eagles cruise past St. Paul Harding
Volleyball: Park sweeps Highland Park to start section tournament
MN state parks to be free on day after Thanksgiving
NORTHLAND OUTDOORS: Meet a central Minnesota family whose made its living off wild rice for four generations
Crowd gathers to support Oktoberfest for Friends in Need Food Shelf
Bailey Nurseries chairman wins conservation award
Banking on Oktoberfest: Oct. 16 fundraiser in Cottage Grove helps Friends in Need Food Shelf's bottom line
Films in Five Festival gets "bigger and better"
Fans flock to Films in Five Festival in Cottage Grove
arts and entertainment
Mortgage Electronic Registration Systems, Inc vs Kritzky
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WASHINGTON COUNTY TITLE SERVICES
Clayton E. Tibbs, 73
Alice T. Talcott, 89
Roberta Swan, 66
Connie Courtade, 75
Nadine Strong, 85
Forum Communications Co. editorial endorsement: This time for president, none of the above
Letter to the editor: Lewis not part of establishment
Letter to the editor: Schoen gets work done, gets results
Letter to the editor: Vote on the future of Newport
Letter to the editor: Vote Peterson, Schoen and Jurgens
Real Estate Showcase
April 27, 2016
Cottage Grove makes progress on HERO Center plans
Plans continue on a public safety training facility in Cottage Grove years in the works. The project was earmarked for state funding, and last week the City Council took action needed to get the $1.46 million for pre-design and design work on the HERO Center. The HERO Center would...
April 27, 2016 - 9:00am
December 4, 2015
The 'Miracle' of Christmas on stage
Woodbury Community Theatre will bring the magic of the season to the stage beginning this weekend. The theatre’s holiday show, “Miracle on...
December 4, 2015 - 9:00am
October 22, 2015
Fullness of fall: Check out five great places where you can see vibrant fall colors
They don’t call it Woodbury for nothin’. The beautiful foliage that we can take for granted has peaked in vibrant colors lately -- and the...
October 22, 2015 - 1:38pm
October 16, 2015
40 years on stage: Woodbury Community Theatre
Later this month the theater will be celebrating 40 years of performances and 40 years of memories.
Life/arts and entertainment
October 16, 2015 - 10:00am
August 20, 2015
Ragnar relay runners make pit stop in Cottage Grove
The 10th-annual Ragnar Relay Great River, an overnight, 200-mile race that began Friday in Winona, passed through Cottage Grove Saturday on its...
August 20, 2015 - 9:26am
July 28, 2015
High School Football: 7-on-7 competition offers chance to compete
As the football season nears, coaches and players dialed up the intensity a bit Sunday for the last of the 7-on-7 at Woodbury High School. East...
July 28, 2015 - 11:51am
June 4, 2015
Washington County libraries prep for future
Users passionate about enhancing services, keeping libraries around for generations to come.
June 4, 2015 - 8:00am
UPDATE: In massive fire, couple loses house, cars, ‘lifetime of valued items'
Two Woodbury senior citizens lost their home and they're lucky to be alive after the propane tank on their grill exploded on the deck last Wednesday....
News/crime and courts
June 4, 2015 - 7:25am
May 30, 2015
Muddy maze: Cottage Grove, Woodbury host first-ever mud run for local kids
A little mud never hurt anyone — in fact it was the main attraction at the first-ever Kids Mud Run Saturday morning at Woodridge Park in Cottage...
May 30, 2015 - 12:17pm
April 27, 2015
Spring roadwork at Radio Drive, Military Road closes intersection beginning April 27
Work at Cottage Grove, Woodbury border continues through May.
April 27, 2015 - 1:26pm
January 2, 2015
Arrow dynamic: archery club opens in Woodbury; targets new members
The bull’s-eye is here, in a shopping complex about an arrow’s flight from the main shopping district in Woodbury. The recently opened...
January 2, 2015 - 9:00am
November 24, 2014
Roeske to serve as interim principal at East Ridge High School
A longtime School District 833 administrator will lead East Ridge High School for the rest of the year. Lake Middle School Principal Molly Roeske is serving as interim principal at East Ridge through June 2015. Roeske fills in following the sudden resignation earlier this...
November 24, 2014 - 1:34pm
August 27, 2014
Newport CEO carries on husband’s ‘generous’ legacy at Heritage Days
A famous Greek storyteller once said, “No act of kindness, no matter how small, is ever wasted.” Aesop’s centuries-old truth is the...
August 27, 2014 - 10:00am
August 15, 2014
Cottage Grove Cub Foods impacted in data breach
Cardholder data may have been stolen at 180 Supervalu stores, including several in Washington County.
August 15, 2014 - 1:16pm
August 11, 2014
Radio Drive and Military Road intersection closes as roundabout goes in
A busy intersection between Woodbury and Cottage Grove will be closed for much of August as crews install a single lane roundabout.
August 11, 2014 - 11:16am