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City approves preliminary 3 percent levy increase
Technical hiccup pushes back completion of Ravine Parkway
City pitches outdoor fitness court
County's Draft 2040 Comprehensive Plan survey open until Sept. 30
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Boys Soccer: Park wins to end week, East Ridge stays undefeated with a tie
Girls Soccer: East Ridge improves record, New Life Academy looks to even record
Operation Migration helped whooping cranes survive
Football: Park, East Ridge improve records with wins on Friday night
Girls Swimming and Diving: East Ridge wins a close dual meet against Park
2017 story: 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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Perkins lets go of Cottage Grove location
Wedding where you want it: Renovations on slate for Historic John P. Furber Farm
Young Cottage Grove entrepreneurs test their juice on Lemonade Day
U.S. News & World Report recognizes Woodwinds for high performance
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July 5, 2018
Cruising the St. Croix River
Explore the St. Croix River from another perspective. From mussels to raptors and a variety of living river critters, experience the St. Croix...
July 5, 2018 - 9:41am
March 6, 2018
Soaring in the sky
Minnesota and Wisconsin are home to the largest population of nesting eagles in the United States outside of Alaska. That is why, if you take...
March 6, 2018 - 12:13pm
January 30, 2018
Take a second look at that brown evergreen
Evergreen trees are usually the only thing green in our winter landscape. But when plagued by harsh weather or infestation in winter, the trees...
January 30, 2018 - 6:04pm
December 8, 2017
Vehicle venison: A roadkill philosophy
A Duluth, Minn., man I know was returning from the Twin Cities recently when he came upon a car pulled off to the side of Interstate 35. The...
December 8, 2017 - 7:32am
October 23, 2017
Viewpoint: Adapting to a changing climate
I'll never forget the time that I got lost running on the trails at Jay Cooke State Park in the pouring rain. My friends and I were up north for a 1980s-style girls weekend camping trip (more on that another time) and I was training for my second Grandma's Marathon. Early in the morning,...
October 23, 2017 - 8:00am
October 12, 2017
Students clear out invasives; replace with native plants
Hastings High School students in Joe Beattie's field biology class spent the morning Wednesday, Oct. 4, at Vermillion River Linear Park putting...
October 12, 2017 - 10:13am
September 29, 2017
Wildside column: Flowing rivers inspire thoughts of connections
My paternal grandfather was a tall guy who grew up in upstate New York and was an avid hunter and fisherman. He coached me in fishing for trout...
September 29, 2017 - 4:00pm
September 16, 2017
Volunteers plant 350 trees at Belwin's athletic fields
AFTON, Minn. — On Aug. 22, more than 60 volunteers planted 350 trees at Belwin Conservancy's Lucy Winton Bell Athletic Fields. The trees...
September 16, 2017 - 8:00pm
September 6, 2017
'It lurched out of the water': Second bite attack of summer reported at MN lake
One moment, Paige Dougherty of Hermantown was sitting on her family's Island Lake dock Sunday afternoon, dangling her feet in the water. The...
September 6, 2017 - 8:21am
August 25, 2017
Minn. DNR to open two new campgrounds at state parks
ST. PAUL — The new $7.4 million Minneiska campground at Whitewater State Park — featuring 40 sites with electrical hookups, four non-electric...
August 25, 2017 - 9:16am
August 11, 2017
Water quality remains a Minnesota problem. State launches effort to make improvements.
ST. PAUL—The governor called for making the Minnesota River "fishable and swimmable" within 10 years. That was then-Minnesota Gov. Arne...
August 11, 2017 - 11:35am
August 6, 2017
A symbol of wilderness
Minnesota's state bird, the common loon, is considered a symbol of wilderness. Its unique call, heard day or night, signals the return of summer...
August 6, 2017 - 8:00am
August 3, 2017
In search of big fish: Cottage Grove man travels country with Northwoods Angling
The close-knit nature of the fishing community helped unite four people three years ago with one objective: To catch the biggest fish possible....
August 3, 2017 - 10:38am
July 6, 2017
No room for Gov. Dayton at the inn, but plenty of room for fish
ST. PAUL — innesota Gov. Mark Dayton could not land a motel room for his Saturday, July 9 fishing trip, but he hopes to reel in a bass....
July 6, 2017 - 7:25pm
May 23, 2017
Outdoor fee hikes approved by Minn. lawmakers
ST. PAUL — Minnesotans who like to hunt and fish, drive a snowmobile or all-terrain vehicle or visit a state park can expect to pay more...
May 23, 2017 - 8:56am