The sixth-annual spring plant sale at All Saints Lutheran Church, 8100 Belden Blvd., Cottage Grove, (across the street from the National Guard Armory) is scheduled from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, June 3. The sale will feature a large variety of hardy, bargain-priced perennials donated by local gardeners. Composting bins will also be available for purchase.
The actions of the Legislature have a direct effect on our communities. We are specifically concerned about two proposals from the Minnesota House of Representatives that have negative impacts on our cities and property taxes.
Anti-terror, rail safety measures in public safety bill In the Legislature, we've been passing our budget bills in a number of areas including education, tax relief and transportation. We also recently approved our bill relating to public safety in the state. I was pleased one of my bills was included, as well as a provision relating to train safety.
How long should governmental agencies be required to retain emails before purging them? Longer than you might first think.
The Minnesota FoodShare March Campaign is gearing up to help replenish food shelves across the state during the month of March, and Friends in Need is hoping for your support.
RE/MAX Professionals in Cottage Grove recognized 10 associates for their sales achievements in 2016 at a recent awards celebration.
You have a legally guaranteed opportunity to try to sway how local elected officials spend our tax dollars and how much. Use it.
Hale to the Bird 5K run/walk, a fundraiser for Friends in Need Food Shelf, will take off at 9 a.m. Thursday, Nov. 24, at Hamlet Park, 8883 Hamlet Road, Cottage Grove. Registration opens at 8 a.m. To pre-register, visit www.active.com and search for “Hale to the Bird.” Fees range from $10 to $30.
If you are turned off by the presidential race, or perhaps are questioning whether to turn out on Election Day, consider what's at stake on Tuesday, Nov. 8.
Timothy Hofmann is a new assistant principal at Cottage Grove Middle School. Hofmann returns to School District 833, where he worked from 2002 to 2001. He taught at Park High...