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March 26, 2019
Films in 5 Festival is May 18 at Park Grove Library
The annual Films in 5 Festival is back, with a new date and no entry fee. The Cottage Grove Arts Commission is accepting submissions for the...
March 26, 2019 - 11:00am
March 15, 2019
Cottage Grove woman gets shout-out from Michelle Obama at Xcel Energy Center show
COTTAGE GROVE — She posted a Minnesota welcome to Michelle Obama — not on social media, but with an honest-to-goodness poster on the garage...
March 15, 2019 - 2:41pm
March 12, 2019
Bike exhibition coming to Washington County
Washington County Historic Courthouse is hosting the exhibit Spokes and Folks: The Evolution of Bikes and Trails in Washington County, which...
March 12, 2019 - 9:01am
February 25, 2019
Washington County Library hosts thriller writer Don Winslow
Author Don Winslow will visit R.H. Stafford Library from 6:30-8 p.m. Wednesday, March 20, as part of Club Book, a program of the Metropolitan...
February 25, 2019 - 5:00am
February 22, 2019
Woodwinds Health Campus tackles hunger, shoes
The Woodwinds Health Campus Green Team — a band of environmentally conscious individuals — recently partnered with Good in the Hood's...
February 22, 2019 - 5:00am
February 20, 2019
Photo recap: Cyclists turn out for Cold Catfish Cup despite shaky snow conditions
WOODBURY — If the snow was flaky, the cyclists sure weren't. About 120 racers plowed through elite, marathon and sport races during the...
February 20, 2019 - 9:01am
February 4, 2019
Park grad challenges status quo with goth-inspired fashions
COTTAGE GROVE — Alicia Rau would love it if you hated her. Well, not quite. But the fashion designer and Park High School grad revels in winding...
February 4, 2019 - 1:13pm
February 1, 2019
Prosecutors, police chief emphasize prevention of human trafficking
OAKDALE — Often unseen, human trafficking can seem like a far away problem, something that rarely makes its way to the suburbs. Don't be...
February 1, 2019 - 5:00am
January 25, 2019
Foster care licensing information Feb. 4
An informational meeting on providing adult foster care in Washington County will be 6-8 p.m. Monday, Feb. 4, in the lower level room 13 in the Government Center in Stillwater. Washington County requires people interested in providing foster care to attend an informational meeting....
January 25, 2019 - 6:00am
January 18, 2019
Five from single troop achieve Eagle Scout status
Five Members of Boy Scout Troop 237 received Eagle Scout awards at the Jan. 16 Cottage Grove City Council meeting. They include Hunter Anderson,...
January 18, 2019 - 3:40pm
Photo: I'll see your cow and raise you a barn
About 50 people joined together for a hands-on barn-building demonstration Jan. 13 at the Woodbury Central Park Amphitheatre. Audience members...
January 18, 2019 - 2:26pm
January 8, 2019
Expanded Norris Square senior complex opens
COTTAGE GROVE -- Officials, staff, and residents celebrated the completed expansion of Norris Square at a Jan. 8 dedication ceremony. The $65...
January 8, 2019 - 5:33pm
December 25, 2018
God Jul: A Scandinavian Christmas
Minnesotans and Wisconsinites are often reminded of their Scandinavian heritage: cross-country skiers and skijorers rolling through town and...
December 25, 2018 - 5:00am
December 21, 2018
Informational meeting on being a licensed child care provider set for Jan 10.
Washington County residents interested in becoming a licensed family child care provider in the county may take the first step and attend an orientation 6-8:30 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 10. Meetings are in Lower Level Conference Room 14 in the Washington County Government Center, 14949...
December 21, 2018 - 2:48pm
December 19, 2018
Photo: Kicking out the jams at Park High School
The English and AVID departments at Park High School celebrated Pajama Day as part of Spirit Week, Dec. 17-21. In the front row (from left to...
December 19, 2018 - 1:20pm