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CITY OF COTTAGE GROVE: Public Hearing 06/24/19 Stotko Speedling Construction
CITY OF COTTAGE GROVE: Public Hearing 06/24/19 Pulte Homes
CITY OF COTTAGE GROVE: Public Hearing 06/24/19 Ordinance Amendment
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Forum Communications to purchase Rochester newspaper
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Tina Folch for House Representative
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Editorial: Orange cone season is no joke
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June 5, 2019
Editorial: Orange cone season is no joke
Knock, knock. Who's there? Orange. Orange who? Orange you sorry that you ignored that road construction sign and got a ticket? Juvenile behavior...
June 5, 2019 - 11:00am
May 30, 2019
Editorial: Generation Z is ready for the world
Tread brightly but lightly into the grownup world, class of 2019. Some local schools wound up the academic year last week, while others will...
May 30, 2019 - 12:00pm
May 23, 2019
Editorial: Some memories vets shouldn't have to bear
Lest we forget, Memorial Day is about the living as well as the dead. Americans set aside the last Monday of May to honor the men and women...
May 23, 2019 - 10:08am
May 15, 2019
Editorial: An answer to teens' 20% e-cig usage: Tobacco 21
Do teens you know complain about headaches, nausea and dizziness? If so, don't be too quick to brush it off as the flu. They might actually...
May 15, 2019 - 11:00am
May 8, 2019
Editorial: Adopt-a-Highway by all means; adopt some caution, too
Keeping roadsides clean of trash and recyclables is a worthy exercise, but certainly not a risk-free one. Remember, just a year ago three Chippewa...
May 8, 2019 - 12:00pm
May 1, 2019
Editorial: Share the road safely with farm equipment
A dangerous near miss happened this morning on a road near you. A motorist racing to work came around the bend and found a tractor starting...
May 1, 2019 - 11:00am
April 24, 2019
Editorial: Hands-free is just the start
Minnesota lawmakers are patting themselves on the back for passing a hands-free cellphone law, which will take effect on Aug. 1. After five...
April 24, 2019 - 12:00pm
April 18, 2019
Editorial: Traffic will be hopping Easter holiday weekend
The unofficial start to the motorcycle season is Saturday. Already?! Given last week's snow storm and ongoing high waters, that seems hard to...
April 18, 2019 - 6:00am
April 11, 2019
Editorial: Spring cleaning goes beyond the flood
Receding flood waters will leave behind an unsightly mess — branches, bottles, plastic wrap, barrels, hazardous materials, you name it....
April 11, 2019 - 12:56pm
March 20, 2019
Editorial: Spring brings hope with flooding concerns
Longtime residents warn that spring 2019 has an ominous feel similar to that of 1965, when the region suffered its greatest flood in recorded...
March 20, 2019 - 11:00am
March 12, 2019
Editorial: Keep the sun shining on your government
Rain may be falling, but this is Sunshine Week regardless of the weather. Sunshine Week is the nationwide celebration of your access to public...
March 12, 2019 - 8:00pm
March 6, 2019
Editorial: Extend stockpiling instinct to include others
The forecast calls for another blizzard. What do you do? Head to the grocery store, load up your cart, restock your cupboard and then relax...
March 6, 2019 - 12:00pm
February 28, 2019
Editorial: You can't prevent snow; you can prevent measles
The love month wraps up this week. While most of us likely will remember February 2019 for its onslaught of winter, another avalanche of sorts...
February 28, 2019 - 9:31am
February 19, 2019
Editorial: Constitutional crisis is true national emergency
President Donald Trump thinks if he says something, it must be true. And if he says something long enough and loud enough, he's convinced the...
February 19, 2019 - 10:00am
February 13, 2019
Editorial: Don't be so quick to plow ahead
The streets are a mess! Vehicles are slipping, sliding and skidding. When you come up to a four-way stop, the odds are that either you or the...
February 13, 2019 - 11:00am