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March 5, 2019
Donaldson Company, Inc., recently presented Glenwood City High School technology education teacher Mike Wannemacher a $20,000 grant, which the school will use to purchase and upgrade welding equipment. Submitted photo
Donaldson Company awards $20K to Glenwood City tech program
March 5, 2019 - 7:31am
March 1, 2019
Lucas Delmore (left) and Sophia Gail talk with retired Minnesota Supreme Court Justice and Vikings MVP Alan Page during his Feb. 28 appearance at Grey Cloud Elementary School. William Loeffler / RiverTown Multimedia
Alan Page visits Grey Cloud Elementary School
March 1, 2019 - 12:28pm
John Strohfus, a Hastings farmer who planted his first crop of industrial hemp in 2016, encouraged legislators to consider lifting limitations on some products. File photo
State's hemp farmers stand to benefit from legislation
March 1, 2019 - 8:00am
February 28, 2019
Oltman Middle School Scholars of the Month for February included, in the front row, (from left to right): Emm Myrvold, Caden Schwartz, Jake Young, Chloe Thao and Lauran Osland. Back row: Taylor Thiesfeld, Stanley Manivong, Charles Rychlicki, Emmi Holtz, Morgan Voyda and Leslie Switala. Not pictured is Eason Lor. Submitted photo
Oltman students honored for February
February 28, 2019 - 6:00pm
February 27, 2019
Hillside Elementary School teacher Michelle Harrison (left) and City Council member LaRae Mills listen as Katie Fuller, 10, gives Cottage Grove Mayor Myron Bailey a report on the pollution caused by plastic bags and the plants that produce them. Harrison's fifth-grade class urged Bailey to ban plastic bags in the city. William Loeffler / RiverTown Multimedia
Fifth graders to mayor: ban plastic bags
February 27, 2019 - 12:30pm
February 26, 2019
Travis VanDeWiele resigns as East Ridge wrestling co-head coach after Pioneer Press report
February 26, 2019 - 10:50pm
Minnesota Gov. Tim Walz on Tuesday, Feb. 26, 2019, presented a $1.3 billion proposal to fund projects throughout the state in an affordable housing unit for veterans at Fort Snelling. Dana Ferguson / FORUM NEWS SERVICE
'Not doing these things is going to have consequences': Walz unveils $1.3B bonding bill
February 26, 2019 - 3:12pm
Cottage Grove firefighter Pete Fischer holds a new hood, one of 57 donated by the Cottage Grove Public Safety Board. The hoods protect the skin from exposure to hazardous particulates that are generated from the combustion process in a structure fire. William Loeffler / RiverTown Multimedia
New hoods could save Cottage Grove firefighters' lives
February 26, 2019 - 5:00am
February 25, 2019
This screenshot was taken from the new District 833 website, which debuts in March.
School board: new website, revised school calendar
February 25, 2019 - 1:34pm
February 21, 2019
Colton Kalka was among the winners of the Cottage Grove Photo Contest. His photo, "Reflecting on My Game," was the winner in the 15 and under category. William Loeffler / RiverTown Multimedia
Cottage Grove city council meeting: fire trucks, photo contest winners and more
February 21, 2019 - 10:40am
February 20, 2019
Area school closings for Feb. 20, 2019
February 20, 2019 - 7:13am
February 19, 2019
Minnesota Gov. Tim Walz on Tuesday, Feb. 19, 2019, presented his first budget proposal, which included a gas tax hike and more funding for schools. Dana Ferguson / FORUM NEWS SERVICE
Here's a quick look at what's in Gov. Tim Walz's first budget request
February 19, 2019 - 5:41pm
Cottage Growth: Mayor touts new homes, businesses in annual address
February 19, 2019 - 11:29am
February 18, 2019
County joins national initiative to reduce jail bookings, connect mentally ill inmates to help
February 18, 2019 - 4:52pm
New Life Academy takes second in One Act sections
February 18, 2019 - 10:17am