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New Richmond, Wis., man charged with kidnapping two women in Afton
Many merchants still swiping long after deadline to switch to new credit, debit card technology
National Karate moves to larger space
Dog euthanized after ‘horrific’ pack attack at Cottage Grove park
Newport to pursue Verizon tower
crime and courts
Park swimming and diving: Wolfpack take fifth in SEC relays
Swimming and diving: Raptors lead conference relays
New Life Academy girls soccer: Eagles drop opener to Visitation
New Life Academy tennis: Eagles fare well in tournaments
Park girls soccer: Wolfpack kick off season with pair of wins
Teen already has several "opening credits" in film career
Heritage Days draws crowds with new and old attractions
St. Paul Park Heritage Days parade
More visible location boosts numbers at weekly car show
Garelicks to be Heritage Days parade grand marshals
arts and entertainment
BOARD SUM 8-18-2016
Beneficial Loan and Thrift Co. vs Honeyman
Reverse Mortage Funding vs Judy R Bracci Mortgage Foreclosure
2017 PAVEMENT MGMT
Donna Reynolds, 83
Irving C. Jerry, 87
Melroy Englert, 76
Georgia M. Christenson, 67
Karen A. Blau, 58
Letter to the editor: Thank you to the kind people in Cottage Grove
Letter to the editor: Sell River Oaks and stop the losses
Letter to the editor: Enjoyed teaching driver's ed
Viewpoint: Cottage Grove positions River Oaks Golf Course for future success
Viewpoint: Find creepy crawlies in Cottage Grove
Real Estate Showcase
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
August 5, 2014
Washington County fair a celebration of tradition
Local students, church involved in five-day event out at Lake Elmo fairgrounds.
August 5, 2014 - 4:08pm
June 18, 2014
Strawberries ripe for the picking at Afton Apple Orchard
A sea of small red berries attracted dozens of pickers Wednesday for the second full day of the summer strawberry season at Afton Apple Orchard....
June 18, 2014 - 3:41pm
June 6, 2014
Relay For Life: South Washington County's winning warrior
The day she turned 50, Jackie Mines learned that she had cancer. “What a great birthday present,” she joked. On Jan. 8, 2011, her doctor...
June 6, 2014 - 8:20am
March 27, 2014
South Washington County cities enter agreement to tackle water supply issue
City administrators say the coalition will help cities come up with alternative water resources.
March 27, 2014 - 9:00am
February 25, 2014
Cottage Grove makes second pitch for $20M public safety training center
City hopes new partnership and some of its own money will persuade the Legislature to assist with funding.
News/crime and courts
February 25, 2014 - 1:28pm