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August 21, 2017
Washington County considers largest levy hike in nearly decade
The Washington County 2018 budget could include the biggest property tax hike in nearly 10 years. A proposed $102.7 million levy would add about...
August 21, 2017 - 4:30pm
August 17, 2017
Red Bulls get deployment notice
More than 500 National Guard soldiers will start training for a yearlong deployment to southwest Asia starting fall 2018 following a preliminary announcement Monday, Aug. 14. Among the soldiers are 14 from Rosemount, 12 from Farmington, nine from Woodbury and two from Red Wing. Lt....
August 17, 2017 - 9:59am
Cottage Grove adds 'Swap Spot' for safe exchanges
Public safety has added an extra layer of protection to public swapping. A sign was added Aug. 2 to the City Hall parking lot to give residents...
August 17, 2017 - 8:30am
August 11, 2017
Cottage Grove ambulance, building inspector included in planned 3 percent levy increase
Cottage Grove's 2018 levy will fund public safety equipment and a full-time building inspector. City council members decided early on in the...
August 11, 2017 - 8:30am
August 5, 2017
Refinery road in St. Paul Park to get a redo
The deep tracks on St. Paul Park Road at the intersection with Summit Avenue will soon be a distant memory. St. Paul Park, Washington County and the St. Paul Park refinery have agreed to split costs for the repairs.
August 5, 2017 - 8:30am
August 4, 2017
St. Croix Crossing dedicated in ribbon cutting
Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton, (left) and Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker helped Evie Kozlowski, 7, cut the ribbon at a ceremony Aug. 2 for the St....
August 4, 2017 - 10:09am
August 3, 2017
Proposed 3 percent levy hike includes new employees for Cottage Grove
The city council has decided a 3 percent increase to the levy is all the higher they'll go. Requests made by the parks and public works departments at a budget workshop July 26 will all likely be funded.
August 3, 2017 - 4:30pm
Newport development proposes nearly 200 homes
Preliminary plans for the Catherine Drive development project propose about 200 homes between La and Ria lakes by The Golden Valley Land Company....
August 3, 2017 - 1:48pm
July 28, 2017
Minnesota senators look ahead on health care
ST. PAUL—Minnesota's two U.S. senators, both Democrats, are ending the week much like they started it: urging Republicans to work with...
July 28, 2017 - 12:08pm
July 27, 2017
Five new officers join Cottage Grove Police Department
The Cottage Grove Police Department is now up five new officers: Brian Thomas, Brandyn Graff, Justin Pierre, Alec Bobick and Andrew Ronning.
July 27, 2017 - 4:00pm
Health care town hall in Cottage Grove shines light on Medicaid recipients
A recent town hall meeting put a personal face on the future of Medicaid in Minnesota. Sen. Dan Schoen, DFL-St. Paul Park, gathered 12 state...
July 27, 2017 - 8:30am
July 26, 2017
3M fights footing the water bill
The city is ensuring residents they will not have to pay for perfluorochemical remediation in light of 3M's dispute over whether they are responsible...
July 26, 2017 - 9:14am
July 20, 2017
County secures $6K for courthouse security
The checkpoint at the Washington County Government Center will undergo safety improvements that Sheriff Dan Starry said will benefit both visitors...
July 20, 2017 - 9:04am
July 19, 2017
More factors to Cottage Grove water drinkability than PFOAs
The Cottage Grove water supply has been under intense scrutiny in recent past months as new state-recommended perfluorochemical values triggered...
July 19, 2017 - 9:39am
July 12, 2017
PFC research started long before water ban
The decision to lower recommended perfluorochemical levels in drinking water, enact a watering ban in Cottage Grove and take several municipal...
July 12, 2017 - 8:15am