Skip to main content
Philharmonic convergence: Minnesota Orchestra performs at East Ridge High School
Police: Stranger asked young girl for Cottage Grove home's garage door code
Colorful weekend headed to Afton
Cottage Grove watering ban cuts deep into city revenue, water usage
A gathering of machines: Robots converge on East Ridge High School for tournament
crime and courts
Football: Academy Force drops home game against Mound Westonka
Football: Park drops rematch with Apple Valley
Football: East Ridge holds off Roseville for a win on homecoming
Girls' swimming and diving: Wolfpack have season's best meet vs. Raptors
Versatile Majewski commits to Miami
Cottage Grove family rallies around teen’s cancer fight
Historic home tour planned Sept. 24 in Red Wing
Inhuman being: Woodbury High School grad gets role in Marvel television series
Head injuries and fall sports: How to protect young athletes
Cottage Grove Cemetery association to meet
arts and entertainment
State of MN vs Steven Radke in Condemnation
Acorn Mini Storage 101817 auction
Newport 100517 PHN 100517 Catherine Drive Utility Extension
SoWashCo Sch Bd 090717 Minutes
Cottage Grove Police Dept. auction 101417
Robert S. Kempton, 85
Cindi Lindell, 54
Cynthia "Cindy" Schaffhausen, 55
Gloria J. Thompson, 83
Linnea K. Sundgaard, 58
Letters: Be cynical about GOP claims of public school support; Money, regulations don't solve problems
Letter: Jason Lewis is dangerous, not protesters
Viewpoint: Washington County is open to business
Letter: Wishing Woodbury families and educators a great school year
Letters: Invest in schools; Thanks, Washington County
Real Estate Showcase
Real Estate Showcase Ad Submission
Real Estate Showcase current ads
November 9, 2016
Johnson, Mills win Cottage Grove council seats; Bailey gets third mayoral term
Exhausted after election night, Wayne Johnson and La Rae Mills — who each earned about 20 percent of the vote to secure two open city council...
November 9, 2016 - 1:24am
Jurgens leads Slaten in House District 54B race
Republican Tony Jurgens led Democrat Don Slaten with more than half the precincts reporting in the Minnesota House District 54B race. Jurgens,...
November 9, 2016 - 1:13am
Schoen and Holmstadt compete for Senate District 54 seat
Dan Schoen and Leilani Holmstadt were in a close race for Minnesota Senate District 54 as votes had yet to be reported early Wednesday. Schoen,...
November 9, 2016 - 12:49am
November 8, 2016
Lund tops Rahm in Newport mayor’s race
Dan Lund beat out fellow council member Tracy Rahm for the mayor seat in Newport, taking the place of long-time mayor Tim Geraghty. Geraghty,...
November 8, 2016 - 9:52pm
Sumner and ChapdeLaine win Newport council seats
Bill Sumner and Tom Ingemann entered election night with their City Council seats up for grabs, though only Sumner retained the seat. Former...
November 8, 2016 - 9:50pm
Franke and Peterson battle in House District 54A
Jen Peterson and Keith Franke battled for the Minnesota House District 54A seat on Tuesday night. With 13 of 15 precincts reporting, Franke led...
November 8, 2016 - 9:33pm
November 7, 2016
Beyond the presidential race: Find out what's on your ballot
Take a look at a sample ballot here.
November 7, 2016 - 10:39pm
Where do I vote?
Find out where to vote here.
November 7, 2016 - 10:36pm
Voters Guide: Newport City Council candidates
Here are profiles on the Newport City Council Cadidates: For mayor: Election 2016 Q/A: Newport mayor candidate Dan Lund Election 2016 Q/A:...
November 7, 2016 - 4:08pm
Absentee balloting surges; deadline for early voting is 5 p.m. Monday
Washington County voters’ interest in absentee voting is near double what it was four years ago, prompting election officials to caution about...
November 7, 2016 - 9:16am
Voters Guide: House District 54B — Tony Jurgens vs. Don Slaten
Here are Q&A's with House District 54B candidates Tony Jurgens and Don Slaten: Jurgens: Qualified to represent all of 54B Slaten: Worked...
November 7, 2016 - 9:00am
School District 833 ups building security for Election Day
South Washington County Schools is taking additional steps — for the first time scheduling parent hall monitors — to provide school security...
November 7, 2016 - 8:46am
Voters Guide: House District 54A — Jen Peterson vs. Keith Franke
Here are profiles on House District 54A candidates Jen Peterson and Keith Franke: Peterson: Experience on many levels Franke: Proven leadership...
November 7, 2016 - 8:00am
Voters Guide: Senate District 54: Dan Schoen vs. Leilani Holmstadt
Here are Q&A's from Senate District 54 candidates Dan Schoen and Leilani Holmstadt: Schoen: Continue work to serve community Holmstadt: Be...
November 7, 2016 - 6:00am
October 26, 2016
Legislative candidates view mental health solutions differently
Legislative candidates focused on a question about mental health when they met last week in a Cottage Grove Area Chamber of Commerce candidate...
October 26, 2016 - 4:00pm