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Farewell, fire station: Cottage Grove station 2 gets demolished
Dandl named firefighter of the year in Cottage Grove
Lund: Newport TIF district illegal; Mayor’s comments conflict with city position
Showcase local: Cottage Grove area business showcase held
MPCA fines Gerdau $110,000 for regulatory violations
crime and courts
Softball: Young's homer lifts Park past Woodbury
Baseball: Park slips by Woodbury with Alt no-hitter
Boys' Hockey: Vogelgesang is hired as East Ridge head coach
Prep baseball: Pitch count rule was a matter of time
Boys' Lacrosse: Raptors continue work on new systems
Park puppeteers put death through its paces for 'Addams Family' musical
Health column: You don't want to see me unless you have to
In musician's hands, vintage oil cans become electric guitars
Bexell was 'Cottage Grove's pastor'
Tao of Thao: Cottage Grove artist mixes the spiritual with the everyday
arts and entertainment
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Michael R. Fournelle, 68
Thomas G. Yetter, 68
Loretta M. Mailand, 89
Andrea J. Sonnee, 59
Joyce Rogers, 76
Letters to the editor: Legislative session, transit funding
Viewpoint: Busy construction season ahead for south Washington County
Editorial: Brexit hits closer to home than you think
Keith Jacobus viewpoint: Recognizing key people in our system
Rep. Tony Jurgens viewpoint: House budget has $1.35B in tax relief
Real Estate Showcase
December 18, 2016
Viewpoint: Extensive power in a presidential pardon
Pardons are like many governmental actions. Those who agree with them believe they represent a wise use of presidential authority. Those who disagree often believe that they represent an abuse of power.
December 18, 2016 - 8:00am
December 9, 2016
Editorial: Do what you can during this giving season
Year after year, the community demonstrates its generosity during the holidays.
December 9, 2016 - 9:00am
December 4, 2016
Viewpoint: Judges decide based on facts of each case
Judges are not gumball machines. That seems like a pretty simple idea to grasp.
December 4, 2016 - 9:00am
December 3, 2016
Bulletin Editorial: State your case through Truth-in-Taxation
You have a legally guaranteed opportunity to try to sway how local elected officials spend our tax dollars and how much. Use it.
December 3, 2016 - 8:00am
November 27, 2016
Viewpoint: Enjoy nature's changes happening all around
To everything, there is a season. Fall bursts in with a flash of beauty, as brilliant leaves in red and gold tumble to the ground. The local orchards and farms overflow with visitors coming to celebrate the harvest and frolic beneath the apple trees. Sometime between the Halloween...
November 27, 2016 - 8:00am
November 26, 2016
Viewpoint: Enrich student thinking through empathy
Have you ever gone to a movie and been brought to tears because of the story? Do you know someone who makes you happier just by being around them? Do you physically wince when you see someone get hurt? If you answered yes to any of these questions, you have experienced an essential...
November 26, 2016 - 9:00am
November 21, 2016
Letter to the editor: Former Bulletin reporter Judy Spooner’s historical writing is missed
There is a lack of historical stories in the Bulletin now that Judy Spooner is no longer with us. For years, Judy and I collaborated on writing stories of historical interest in south Washington County. One story she was putting together was about the family who invented the Mars...
November 21, 2016 - 8:00am
November 20, 2016
Letter to the editor: Honored by support in city council victory
I am humbled and honored by the support of Cottage Grove residents for my city council campaign. My campaign was a group effort with friends and family contributing their time and sharing support. I am indeed very thankful for each and every one. Thank you, residents, for your support...
November 20, 2016 - 1:00pm
Commentary: Trump victory sounds familiar to Minnesotans
He shocked the world by winning election as a most unconventional candidate.
November 20, 2016 - 8:00am
Letter to the editor: East Ridge's Coach Zebrowski deserved better
An article was published in the South Washington County Bulletin on Nov. 9 presenting excerpts from a termination letter written by the school district to a coach in the East Ridge High School volleyball program. I do not doubt the information of public record was quoted accurately,...
November 20, 2016 - 8:00am
November 19, 2016
Who said it: Trump or Ventura?
ST. PAUL—Former Minnesota Gov. Jesse Ventura wrote in Time Magazine that he does not understand why the media compare him to President-elect...
November 19, 2016 - 3:00pm
Letter to the editor: Proud of issues-based Cottage Grove city race
I’d like to take a moment to congratulate my fellow city council candidates on running an issues-focused race. We ran a good race that stayed on the issues before the city of Cottage Grove. I am extremely proud that our race did not include any personal attacks or deviate from the...
November 19, 2016 - 11:00am
November 18, 2016
Viewpoint: Judy Spooner was generous, dogged and always curious
Judy Spooner was always eager to find the next story, always looking for another mountain to climb, another lighter-than-air airplane to fly in, another outstanding dish to make, and another cute kid to photograph.
November 18, 2016 - 6:00am
November 14, 2016
Letter to the editor: Food shelf appreciates community’s generosity
On behalf of the Friends in Need Food Shelf Board of Directors, I would like to thank everyone who came out to our Oktoberfest fundraising event Oct. 15. Thanks to your generous support, we raised $13,000 during the event. I would especially like to thank Hope Glen Farm for donating...
November 14, 2016 - 8:00am
November 13, 2016
Letter to the editor: River Oaks course is respected, restaurant changing for the better
I have been a golfer at River Oak Golf Course for almost 25 years, and River Oaks has been getting some negative vibes lately. River Oaks Golf Course is really made up of two entities, the golf course and the restaurant/banquet building. The golf course itself has been making money....
November 13, 2016 - 8:00am