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More than 100 BMX riders from the metro broke in the new park at West Draw Park Thursday.
Drivers and pedestrians crossing 70th Street at Meadow Grass Avenue will see new traffic signals this fall.
Couples divulge the secret to a long marriage.
Following the lead of neighboring communities, the city of Cottage Grove has declared a state of emergency in preparation of what is predicted to be record Mississippi River flooding. The declaration allows the city to begin addressing flooding issues reported on Grey Cloud Island and the River Acres housing development, City Administrator Ryan Schroeder said Wednesday.
Being a good neighbor and community partner is almost as imperative as on-site safety at the LSP-Cottage Grove Cogeneration Facility. Kent Ripplinger, who oversees the 14-acre power plant adjacent to the much larger 3M-Cottage Grove site, said since the company’s relocation to Cottage Grove in 1996, there has alway been a focus on giving back to the community. Because of the plant’s involvement with myriad charities in south Washington County throughout the years, the Cottage Grove Area Chamber of Commerce named it 2013’s Large Business of the Year. “We’ve always been a strong support
It’s a large undertaking to schedule vendors and live entertainment, plan the parade route and deal with unruly weather each year for the city’s annual four-day Strawberry Festival, but longtime organizer Lori Olsen has been cool under pressure. For the last 12 years, Olsen has planned and executed the festival and has served as both a volunteer and, for the last five years, as president of the festival committee.
The swollen Mississippi River is bearing down on south Washington County and in anticipation of what is expected to be a record flood, the city of Newport has declared a...
Recent heavy rainfall has the city of Newport on alert for what is expected to be a record flood if water breaches a non-certified levee on the northwest side of town.
In front of an auditorium full of friends and family, 17-year-old Samantha Anderson was crowned the 2014 Queen of the Strawberry Fest Ambassador program at the coronation ceremony Monday. Sponsored...
Driver fled police before vehicle engulfed in flames.