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Ex-opioid addict: Doctors only want to prescribe 'pills, pills, pills, pills'
Right place, right time: Citizens honored for life-saving act
Cottage Grove woman broke into home, stole gift card, charges say
Cottage Grove council conducts Stevens’ performance evaluation
Charges: 100-mph chase in Newport ends with DWI, drug charges
crime and courts
Wrestling: Woodbury, East Ridge fall in team section semifinals
Gymnastics: East Ridge wins section title
Girls' Basketball: Wolfpack improves streak to three games
Boys' Basketball: Park runs out of steam in two losses
Gymnastics: Park wraps up SEC schedule
College students present diverse artwork exhibition
Freeze and thank you: Polar Plunge raises $95,000
Splashed ice: Third-annual Polar Plunge will chill and thrill in Woodbury
Moon Glow lights up the night
Hot Air Affair Parade lights up downtown
arts and entertainment
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LTD LIABILITY CO-PURE VITALITY
BID FOR NEW CG FIRE STATION
Frank A. 'Sonny' Deshler, 77
Lyle A. Heuer, 66
Elaine Y. Mann, 59
Terry L. Syverson, 66
Sandra R. Baxter
Viewpoint: Whisper of spring in the air
Letters to the editor: Franke should be straight with constituents; Franke, Jurgens helped provide relief
Letters: Red Rock boondoggle shows county should stick to road planning
Viewpoint: Legislature should recommit to county program aid
Viewpoint: Health care aid law the first step
Real Estate Showcase
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
August 30, 2013
East Ridge sophomore readies for year abroad in France
Woodbury resident Brooke Mischler, who has always wanted to travel, will spend a school year studying in Normandy, France.
August 30, 2013 - 10:30am
July 15, 2013
Cottage Grove, Woodbury police training facility proposal put on hold
The Woodbury City Council put the safety lock on a funding request for plans on a shared gun range, asks for more information.
News/crime and courts
July 15, 2013 - 1:29pm
June 17, 2013
Legion baseball: Woodbury Blue pounds East Ridge 12-2 Monday
The Woodbury Blue American Legion baseball team bounced back from a pair of losses Sunday against Forest Lake in a big way Monday with a 15-hit...
June 17, 2013 - 8:36pm