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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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Football: Park, East Ridge improve records with wins on Friday night
Girls Swimming and Diving: East Ridge wins a close dual meet against Park
Volleyball: East Ridge, New Life Academy win in advance to tournament weekend
Girls Soccer: East Ridge improves to 7-1-1, Park falls to Roseville
East Ridge boys basketball prepares for a busy couple months of college visits
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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Wedding where you want it: Renovations on slate for Historic John P. Furber Farm
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September 20, 2018
County's Draft 2040 Comprehensive Plan survey open until Sept. 30
Washington County residents are asked to provide input on the county's draft 2040 Comprehensive Plan. The full draft plan, individual chapters, brief informational videos, and an online survey are all available on the county's website. The online survey is open through Sept. 30. The...
September 20, 2018 - 12:00pm
September 19, 2018
News briefs: South Washington Watershed appointments; Fire Department open house
South Washington Watershed appointments City Council appointed Jack Lavold to the South Washington Watershed Board of Managers at the Sept. 5 meeting. Council members Steve Dennis and Dave Thiede will serve as alternates. Lavold served on the board for many years before briefly leaving...
September 19, 2018 - 8:00pm
September 8, 2018
True North: Newport Drug and North Pole owners retire after combined 83 years
NEWPORT — Though they never thought they would say goodbye, Dave and Mary North are letting go of Newport Drug and the North Pole after...
September 8, 2018 - 7:30am
September 6, 2018
Inflow and infiltration plagues Newport
After years of dealing with cracked and aging sewer infrastructure leading to increased rates and treatment of clean water, a Metropolitan Council...
September 6, 2018 - 8:30am
August 30, 2018
News briefs: Newport on the Move looks for skates; Citizen's Academy applications open
Newport citizen group Newport on the Move is collecting ice skates for free use at the Loveland Park rinks, Newport on the Move member Pauline...
August 30, 2018 - 5:48pm
August 25, 2018
CrossFit comes to Newport
NEWPORT — A new workout option previously untapped in south Washington County will be opening in Newport. Ben Smith and Shawn Racine of Hastings are planning to open Made2Live CrossFit at 785 20th St., just off Highway 61. CrossFit is a high-intensity workout program that incorporates...
August 25, 2018 - 5:00am
August 21, 2018
An effortless victory: How Jeff Swenson won a race he wasn't running
Although Jeff Swenson didn't spend a single dollar or a minute on campaigning, 1,405 voters ensured he will appear on the ballot this November...
August 21, 2018 - 5:00pm
Seven vie for two open Newport council seats
The City Council race heated up in the last few days of the filing period with candidates flooding in to fill two open seats. Current City Council...
August 21, 2018 - 11:09am
August 17, 2018
Preliminary townhome proposal frustrates neighbors
NEWPORT — A preliminary proposal made back in April has caused waves among many in Newport, especially those living along the Mississippi River's edge. Developer Mark McCain inquired at the April 5 Newport Economic Development Authority meeting about possibly constructing a...
August 17, 2018 - 7:00pm
August 14, 2018
Hot time: Pioneer Day sizzles in the sun
NEWPORT — It was so hot Sunday at Pioneer Memorial Park in Newport that some savvy operator probably could have sold shade for 10 dollars...
August 14, 2018 - 2:06pm
August 13, 2018
Candidates fill city council, town board races
With the filing period near its close, the candidates running for Cottage Grove City Council, Newport City Council and Grey Cloud Island Town Board have continued to grow. The filing period closes at 5 p.m. Tuesday Aug. 14. These candidates will be on the Nov. 6 ballot: Cottage...
August 13, 2018 - 4:44pm
August 9, 2018
Old and new candidates move into Newport Council race
With two seats up for election on the Newport City Council, there are opportunities for new candidates to move in. City Council members Roz Johnson...
August 9, 2018 - 9:21am
August 8, 2018
PHOTOS: Night to Unite in Newport
Newport celebrated Night to Unite at Newport Lutheran Church Aug. 7, with games, crafts and food for all ages.
August 8, 2018 - 3:00pm
July 23, 2018
Historical reading: Newport Library undergoes programming resurgence
NEWPORT — Gazing around the one-room library, the cozy setting stands out: the room is filled with board games, armchairs, couches, a play...
July 23, 2018 - 5:00am
July 21, 2018
Newport police reports: Stolen trailer; pilfered vodka
A trailer was stolen from Royal Tire, 1846 block of Fourth Ave., July 1. Deputies are investigating. A Newport man reported a bike stolen off...
July 21, 2018 - 10:00pm