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Photo: Afton Mayor Bill Palmquist celebrates new downtown
'We’re going to save a bunch of lives': Opioid response bill makes it out in final hours
New Life Academy names interim head
Walz, legislative leaders strike budget deal, drop gas tax hike
Ellsworth police looking for male suspect in connection with armed robbery
crime and courts
Boys Lacrosse: East Ridge wins key non-conference game
Baseball: East Ridge wins over Forest Lake, Park falls to White Bear Lake
Boys Tennis: East Ridge loses close match to Eagan in section semifinals
Washington County Parks begins campfire program May 25
Girls Golf: Park, East Ridge, New Life continue strong weeks to finish out regular season
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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STORAGE SALE 06/19/19 Acorn Mini Storage, Cottage Grove, MN
CITY OF NEWPORT: Public Hearing 06/06/19 - Amend Chapter 32
Probate Notice: William Gary Petrich 82-PR-19-2215
CITY OF COTTAGE GROVE: Public Hearing 06/05/19 Minnesota Investment Fund
CITY OF COTTAGE GROVE: Public Hearing 06/05/19 Easement Vacation
Forum Communications to purchase Rochester newspaper
Edward Jones Ranks Highest in Investor Satisfaction
Forum Communications head elected to news industry advocacy board
Local Financial Advisor Honored for Performance
Learn Strategies to Secure & Preserve your Retirement
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Thomas C. Krech
Douglas B. Thompson
Clarabelle Marie Froelich
Albert "Al" D. Boche Sr.
Maci Joy Knuuttila
Janice and Rodger Pereyra
Tina Folch for House Representative
Editorial: An answer to teens' 20% e-cig usage: Tobacco 21
Column: Reaching a key educational milestone
Letter: Thank goodness for divided government
Kuemmel's Corner: Secretaries/Moms
Editorial: Adopt-a-Highway by all means; adopt some caution, too
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May 3, 2019
Manning Avenue roadwork begins Monday; expect delays
Starting May 6, motorists should expect delays and intermittent slow traffic on Manning Avenue as crews begin preliminary work for a safety improvement...
May 3, 2019 - 3:57pm
Meeting watch: Council supports Standing Strong 5K
COTTAGE GROVE — City Council threw its support behind the annual Standing Strong 5K at its May 1 meeting. The race, which runs May 18 at...
May 3, 2019 - 2:41pm
May 2, 2019
Goats return to Cottage Grove Ravine Regional Park
COTTAGE GROVE — They're baaaaa-ck. A hungry herd of goats are enjoying spring break in Cottage Grove Ravine Regional Park, where they're...
May 2, 2019 - 12:37pm
May 1, 2019
Cottage Grove, Woodbury express concern about top-down approach in 3M settlement fund allocation
COTTAGE GROVE — Concern about local control ruled the conversation during an update for local governments on the progress of 3M settlement...
May 1, 2019 - 4:27pm
Expert group says Minn. should scrap MNLARS, buy new system
ST. PAUL — Minnesota should buy a packaged computer software system to handle vehicle licensing and registration rather than finishing...
May 1, 2019 - 4:19pm
April 29, 2019
Portions of Highway 316 project delayed due to budget
The Minnesota Department of Transportation held a public open house on Tuesday, April 23 to update Hastings residents on the Highway 316 improvement...
April 29, 2019 - 8:00pm
April 26, 2019
School Board fires East Ridge wrestling coach
Matt Everson, who led the East Ridge Raptors wrestling team to a section title and its first ever state appearance last year, is out as varsity...
April 26, 2019 - 2:01pm
April 25, 2019
Mueller report, health care underscore Angie Craig town hall
Just after reaching 100 days in Congress, U.S. Rep. Angie Craig held her fourth monthly town hall meeting Tuesday night. Over an hour, Craig...
April 25, 2019 - 5:11pm
Newport Firefighters extinguish car fire
PAUL -- Newport Firefighters extinguished a car fire Tuesday evening at Highway 61 and Carver Avenue in St. Paul. There were no reported injuries....
April 25, 2019 - 10:09am
April 24, 2019
Grad rates hold steady in 833
SOUTH WASHINGTON COUNTY SCHOOLS—Numbers released Tuesday by the Minnesota Department of Education show an overall four-year graduation...
April 24, 2019 - 6:00pm
City Council honors newest Eagle Scout
COTTAGE GROVE — Joshua Mower of Boy Scout Troop 909 received his Eagle Scout award at the April 17 Cottage Grove City Council meeting....
April 24, 2019 - 8:16am
April 23, 2019
Former NHL star Neal Broten released from jail after Sunday arrest
Neal L. Broten, a River Falls resident and former National Hockey League and Olympic hockey player, was arrested Sunday, April 21 on suspicion...
April 23, 2019 - 1:45pm
April 22, 2019
National certification recognizes accomplished teachers
More than 122,000 teachers from all 50 states have stepped up to the challenge of achieving national board certification, a peer-reviewed process...
April 22, 2019 - 5:00pm
Minnesota commissioner supports national certification for teachers
One goal that Mary Cathryn Ricker has at the Minnesota Department of Education is to "reinvigorate" the National Board for Professional Teaching...
April 22, 2019 - 5:00pm
New Life Academy students, teacher win science awards
WOODBURY — Several New Life Academy students earned awards at recent regional science contests, including the 2019 Regional and Minnesota...
April 22, 2019 - 9:51am