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Cottage Grove

March 22, 2019
Flooding closed a stretch of Manning Avenue last week in Cottage Grove. William Loeffler / RiverTown Multimedia
Update: City, volunteers, prep for potential floods, logjams
6 hours 14 min ago
March 18, 2019
A portion of Pine Tree Valley is submerged but city officials said they are monitoring the water levels. William Loeffler / RiverTown Multimedia
Flooded Pine Tree Valley Park not a threat to homes, city says
March 18, 2019 - 3:54pm
March 16, 2019
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Flooding closes stretch of Manning Avenue
March 16, 2019 - 10:55am
Roundabout to replace 70th and Hinton crossroads
March 16, 2019 - 10:53am
March 13, 2019
Superintendent column: Time is of the essence
March 13, 2019 - 12:00pm
Letter: Does Rep. Jurgens support women equality?
March 13, 2019 - 5:00am
March 11, 2019
Letter: Why the opposition to Trump's wall?
March 11, 2019 - 5:00am
March 6, 2019
Hailey James (left) and her sister Carly Trzebiatowski attended the Midwest CMA Awards Feb. 17 in Hamel, Minn. James, 15, released her first single, "Live Your Life." Photo courtesy of Aaron Trzebiatowski
Cottage Grove teen releases first single
March 6, 2019 - 5:00am
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 25, 2019
Jesah Booth 7, of Cottage Grove, got into character to sell Girl Scout Cookies at Walgreens Feb. 21. At left is her mother, Dawn. Jesah is a Brownie with Girl Scouts of Minnesota and Wisconsin River Valleys. William Loeffler / RiverTown Multimedia
Girl Scout Cookie sighting: a sign that spring is near?
February 25, 2019 - 1:40pm
February 20, 2019
Should you shovel your roof?
February 20, 2019 - 8:38pm
February 19, 2019
Cottage Growth: Mayor touts new homes, businesses in annual address
February 19, 2019 - 11:29am