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September 17, 2013
Marybeth Boyle, of Cottage Grove, said she feels a personal connection to a group of women in Kenya who have taken in orphan children whose parents died of AIDS. Boyle is part of Grandmother Circles, a locally based group providing funds and support to the Kenyan women. (Bulletin photo by Scott Wente)
Distant connection: Cottage Grove residents see 'personal tie' in Kenya aid work
September 17, 2013 - 12:57pm
September 10, 2013
The sprawling 140-acre Cottage Grove property, once a summer getaway for Constance Shepard-Otis,consists of multiple stables, barns and farmstead. The Thomas Irvine Dodge Nature Center recently acquired the functional farmstead with plans to use it as a site for environmental education opportunities. (Bulletin photo by Emily Buss)
Family farmstead in Cottage Grove transferred to Dodge Nature Center
September 10, 2013 - 1:30pm
August 30, 2013
Cottage Grove native and Woodbury resident Elizabeth Weinlick and her daughter Emily will travel to Tanzania Sept. 7. They will spend two weeks volunteering at a children's center. (Submitted photo)
Taking on Tanzania: Cottage Grove native and daughter to volunteer at orphanage
August 30, 2013 - 11:28am
August 21, 2013
Sixty-three years after forming the Militant Order of the Ruptured Duck, five of the eight remaining original members belly up to the bar one last time to take a shot of 100 proof Old Fitzgerald bourbon. From left to right, Fritz Kruschel, Bill Hanner, Al Hannestad, Bob Beard and Don Sward. (Bulletin photo by Emily Buss)
After 63 years, Last Man Standing members raise their glasses
August 21, 2013 - 8:40am
August 9, 2013
Playing a game of chess was a favorite past time of Rocio Gora, 7, and Helen. Helen stayed with the Gora family of Cottage Grove for a month as part of the Kidsave Colombia program. Due to privacy requirements, Helen's face could not be photographed. (Bulletin photo by Emily Buss)
Finding a home for Helen
August 9, 2013 - 9:43am
July 25, 2013
Cottage Grove Public Works employees Gary Orloff (left) and Jeff Hendrickson are pictured with Copper, the beagle they helped pull from a storm sewer in Cottage Grove. (Submitted photo)
Lost pup found, rescued from Cottage Grove storm sewer
July 25, 2013 - 10:30am
July 15, 2013
The Elliott's have provided a temporary home for more than 100 children and teenagers throughout the last 35 years. They were recently honored for their dedication for being longtime foster care providers. Bulletin photo by Emily Buss
100 children and counting, Cottage Grove couple awarded for 35 years of foster parenting
July 15, 2013 - 1:29pm
July 9, 2013
Lisabeth and Frank Mackall. (Bulletin file photo)
Cottage Grove's Lisabeth Mackall to sign book about police husband Frank Mackall's injury and recovery
July 9, 2013 - 3:26pm
July 8, 2013
Washington County adoption trends changing
July 8, 2013 - 12:23pm
June 19, 2013
Longtime St. Paul Park resident Alice Robinson has worked for the South Washington Heritage Society for nearly 15 years. Her dedication to historic preservation was recognized last week. Bulletin photo by Emily Buss
St. Paul Park's Alice Robinson named Preservationist of the Year
June 19, 2013 - 1:10pm
June 15, 2013
Cottage Grove Girl Scouts Hannah Birttnen (left) and Gwen Riemenschneider were recognized for attaining the Gold Award, the highest honor in the organization. Submitted photo
Two south Washington County Girl Scouts go for gold
June 15, 2013 - 8:52am
Memorial service set for Friday for Cottage Grove native Danielle Jelinek
May 15, 2013 - 11:42am
March 26, 2013
Board games can entertain, chase away cabin fever
March 26, 2013 - 9:18am
LaVergne Dickerson has been instructing first aid and babysitting training courses using the American Red Cross curriculum for several years
OH, BABY! You're in good hands
March 26, 2013 - 8:24am
March 6, 2013
From left, Claire Dietzsch, Sean Boyles, and Sophia Myerly don their royal blue team costumes at an Irish dancing competition in Lake Geneva, Wis., on Saturday. Submitted photo by Mark Dietzsch
South Washington County youths get their Celtic kicks at upcoming Irish dance celebration
March 6, 2013 - 2:15pm
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