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'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 16, 2019
HERO Center on track: Cottage Grove, Woodbury councils close to final approval
COTTAGE GROVE — The Health and Emergency Response Occupations (HERO) Center is on track for its scheduled October opening, despite winter...
May 16, 2019 - 3:43pm
January 17, 2019
New Richmond police seek help locating suspect
New Richmond Police Department has asked the public's help to locate a suspect believed to have attacked another man with a boxcutter and fled...
January 17, 2019 - 6:45am
October 18, 2018
WATCH: Work on long-anticipated regional public safety training center begins
COTTAGE GROVE — It's time to hit the ground running — or digging. The East Metro Public Safety Training Facility — formerly...
October 18, 2018 - 6:00am
June 7, 2018
Lucky ducks: Hastings officers pull ducklings from storm drain
Just as one by one 10 ducklings fell into the storm sewer May 30, so did two Hastings Police officers Mike Schmitz and Matthew Schlafer pull...
June 7, 2018 - 4:49pm
May 30, 2018
Bagan sworn into police force
ST. PAUL PARK — Matthew Bagan was sworn in as the newest officer in the St. Paul Park Police Department May 7. St. Paul Park Police Chief...
May 30, 2018 - 7:49am
May 24, 2018
Minn. plans extra speeding enforcement in July
ST. PAUL -- Minnesota will use extra law enforcement to target speeding motorists July 6-22, the Department of Public Safety announced Thursday,...
May 24, 2018 - 9:51am
May 21, 2018
Landgraf sworn in as latest officer
COTTAGE GROVE — Luke Landgraf was sworn in to the Cottage Grove Police Department at the May 16 City Council meeting. Landgraf started...
May 21, 2018 - 1:11pm
May 18, 2018
Cottage Grove police reports: Thefts, vandalism, suspicious activity
Theft A 13-year-old Cottage Grove male was cited on suspicion of shoplifting May 4 at Kohl's, 7990 Hardwood Ave. An employee at White Pines,...
May 18, 2018 - 8:00pm
May 12, 2018
Cottage Grove police reports: Burning violation; Disorderly conduct
Burning violation A 54-year-old Cottage Grove man was cited on suspicion of a burning violation after reportedly having a small fire April...
May 12, 2018 - 8:00pm
May 11, 2018
Cottage Grove man in custody on criminal sexual conduct charges
COTTAGE GROVE — A 34-year-old Cottage Grove man is in custody on two counts of felony first-degree criminal sexual conduct and possessing...
May 11, 2018 - 6:39pm
May 5, 2018
Cottage Grove police reports: Retail theft, disorderly conduct
Theft An unknown suspect stole $917 of merchandise from Kohls, 7990 Hardwood Ave., April 13. A homeowner in the 8000 block of Hornell Avenue...
May 5, 2018 - 6:24pm
April 28, 2018
New roles bring new priorities to police department
COTTAGE GROVE — New promotions among police department staff are bringing new ideas to the forefront and allowing space for newer officers...
April 28, 2018 - 11:47am
April 27, 2018
Cottage Grove police reports: Disorderly conduct; Thefts
A 17-year-old Cottage Grove male was reportedly given a juvenile cited for possession of marijuana and prescription drugs March 29. A juvenile...
April 27, 2018 - 10:00pm
March 31, 2018
Cottage Grove police reports: Suspicious activity; theft
A resident in the 9700 block of Heath Avenue reported an unknown male came to his door and told him he needed access to the house to get to the...
March 31, 2018 - 12:00pm
March 12, 2018
St. Paul Park police opens cold case
ST. PAUL PARK — The. St. Paul Park Police Department has reopened an archived kidnapping and sexual assault case from 1986. An officer...
March 12, 2018 - 6:16am