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River Oaks restaurant set for Oct. 5 soft opening
Washington County prosecutor Karin McCarthy a candidate for district judgeship
Minnesota drivers expected to hit more than 42,000 deer
Clinton, Trump debate gets personal
Concerns raised over BNSF car lot plan
crime and courts
Volleyball: Park sweeps rival Woodbury
Boys Soccer: Raptors’ winning streak grows to six games
Girls Soccer: Raptors put weather aside to defeat Roseville
Adapted Soccer: Thunderbolts roll in home opener
A couple of shotgun experts find out what they've been missing in mourning dove hunting
Two local veterans will receive advocacy award Sept. 11
The gift of writing: local author recognized, donates royalties
Holiday Train plans Cottage Grove return
Newport and St. Paul Park team up for movie night
Senior dining program expanding to include all ages
arts and entertainment
ACORN MINI STORAGE NOTICE OF SALE
CERTIFICATE OF ASSUMED NAME LASKAS GARDENS
CERTIFICATE OF ASSUMED NAME TOP VALUE FLOORING
SOUTH WASHINGTON COUNTY SCHOOLS PROPOSALS FOR INSURANCE
COTTAGE GROVE ATHLETIC ASSOCIATION NOTICE OF ANNUAL MEETING
Phyllis M. Hagness, 74
Terry 'Mario' Weierke, 60
Mary M. Thurmes, 101
Jean Ekern, 91
David H. Conrad, 69
Letter to the editor: Holmstadt will spend how we would to repair roads, not on light rail projects
Viewpoint: Goals for Cottage Grove include growth, housing, amenities
Viewpoint: Negligence law recognizes duty to behave
Letter to the editor: Peterson well-suited for House seat
Letter to the editor: Old barn gone but memories linger
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April 1, 2016
Minnesota employers battle family leave plan; Sieben bill modified
ST. PAUL — Minnesota businesses strongly oppose legislation requiring them to join a proposed family leave insurance program. "This is MNsure all over again," Cam Winton of the Minnesota Chamber of Commerce told a Senate committee March 30 as members considered whether to mandate...
April 1, 2016 - 11:27am
March 31, 2016
GOP 2nd District debate Thursday in Hastings
The Minnesota 2nd Congressional District Republican Party has scheduled a U.S. House candidate debate from 6-8:30 p.m. Thursday, March 31, at the Hastings High School Auditorium.
March 31, 2016 - 11:23am
March 16, 2016
Broadband, racial equity top Dayton's budget wish list
ST. PAUL -- Giving all Minnesotans equal access to high-speed Internet and promoting racial economic equality are Gov. Mark Dayton's top requests...
March 16, 2016 - 12:28pm
March 15, 2016
Sen. Sieben rolls out paid family leave plan
Sen. Katie Sieben proposes all Minnesota workers have access to a paid family and medical leave program. Sieben, DFL-Cottage Grove, last week...
March 15, 2016 - 3:35pm
March 10, 2016
Schoen, Democrats try to expand gun background checks
A new effort to require background checks on all Minnesota gun buyers began Thursday, but gun owner groups, Republicans and some rural Democrats...
March 10, 2016 - 4:54pm
Dayton spells out legislative plan in State of the State
Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton laid out a plan for the 2016 legislative session Wednesday night, ranging from expanding broadband high-speed Internet...
March 10, 2016 - 1:35pm
March 8, 2016
House fails to pass Range unemployment bill on opening day
Nearly all Minnesota lawmakers say the state should extend unemployment benefits to laid-off Iron Range workers, but the state House failed to...
March 8, 2016 - 7:58pm
March 7, 2016
Area lawmakers anticipate 'divisive' session
One of the shortest legislative sessions also could be one of the most divisive, according to south Washington County lawmakers. “I would...
March 7, 2016 - 11:30am
March 2, 2016
Rubio, Sanders do not dominate delegate count
Minnesota’s part of Super Tuesday produced super turnouts and some different results than most of the 11 other states weighing in on the nominees...
March 2, 2016 - 9:59am
March 1, 2016
South Washington County Republicans turn out in big numbers, support Cruz
Republicans showed up in big numbers in south Washington County, reflecting the trend across the state for both parties in Minnesota’s precinct...
March 1, 2016 - 10:16pm
Sanders pulls ahead at busy Cottage Grove DFL caucus
Cottage Grove Middle School was overflowing with Democratic caucus-goers Tuesday night, many of them attending for the first time — and many...
March 1, 2016 - 9:49pm
February 25, 2016
Caucus 'opens' political season
ST. PAUL — Presidential candidates have given Minnesota a bit more love than usual this year as the state holds its precinct caucuses on a day when more presidential nomination delegates will be picked than any other. It is a day that could make or break a campaign. As part of Super...
February 25, 2016 - 9:00am
February 22, 2016
South St. Paul's Claflin makes House 54A bid
Warren Claflin of South St. Paul announced he is seeking the DFL endorsement for the District 54A House seat.
February 22, 2016 - 2:16pm
February 17, 2016
Klobuchar: 'Love my job,' not seeking justice position
U.S. Sen. Amy Klobuchar says she has a job, which includes vetting any U.S. Supreme Court nominee, and is not seeking a position herself on the high court.
February 17, 2016 - 5:01pm
St. Paul Park mayor seeking state House seat
St. Paul Park Mayor Keith Franke wants to take the next political step. Franke said Wednesday he will seek the GOP endorsement for the District...
February 17, 2016 - 1:00pm