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County taps transportation kitty
Woodbury City Council candidates answer questions on Gold Line, aquifers, pollinators
Minnesota roundup: Searchers looking for missing canoeist on Leech Lake; Woman who didn't trust banks loses $224,000 life savings in home theft
Speaker demands health insurance action or will ask Dayton to resign
UPDATE: Freeway crash involved Hudson motorist, semi, third vehicle
crime and courts
Volleyball: Eagles cruise past St. Paul Harding
Cross Country: Woodbury runners Holiday, Romain are headed to state
MN state parks to be free on day after Thanksgiving
NORTHLAND OUTDOORS: Meet a central Minnesota family whose made its living off wild rice for four generations
Football: Royals upset Raptors in regular season finale
Family fall festival at King of Kings
Zywiec's 'Haunting Experience'
Harbor Church: Harvest Fest party Oct. 31
Paranormal investigators explain ghost hunting
'The Good Pig' author makes appearance at Woodbury library
arts and entertainment
Norman M. Lorentzsen, 99
Gary Carlton, 63
Jean Ekern, 91
John N. DeMorest, 54
Mary E. Edwards, 75
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June 28, 2010
Trial of former Park girls hockey coach starts Monday
The trial of a former Park High School girls hockey coach accused of having sex with a pair of former players when they were 16 years-old shortly after he stepped down from the position is set to begin Monday in Washington County District Court in Stillwater. Eric P.
crime and courts/News
June 28, 2010 - 11:07am
April 29, 2010
Deal reached in Woodbury, Cottage Grove dispute
Call it the pact that ended the stormwater spat. The cities of Woodbury and Cottage Grove and other area governments have a tentative proposal for how a local watershed district dispute should be settled. The local governments emerged recently from a mediation process with a compromise...
April 29, 2010 - 10:48am
November 20, 2009
Up to 3 percent of 833 students can change high schools next year
The District 833 School Board, on Nov. 19, approved a policy that allows up to 3 percent of high school students to change schools next year. It will also open enrollment to students from outside the district, but preference is in place for in-district students. Preference will also...
November 20, 2009 - 2:16pm
June 2, 2009
Park-Woodbury girls lacrosse: Royal Pack falls 19-2 to Eden Prairie in round one
Eden Prairie wasn't messing around. After suffering its only loss in six seasons to Blake in last year's state final, Eden Prairie - the No....
June 2, 2009 - 8:45pm
May 12, 2009
Park-Woodbury girls lacrosse: Royal Pack takes down Mustangs 9-4 in season finale
The Park-Woodbury girls lacrosse team ended its regular season in style, beating Suburban East Conference foe Mounds View 9-4 on Tuesday, May...
May 12, 2009 - 9:30pm
May 1, 2009
Women's football team debuts May 2 at Woodbury High School
A group of local women are hoping to do more than just fill the void between the NFL's draft and its regular season -- they're hoping to make...
May 1, 2009 - 1:09pm
April 22, 2009
Benefit for former bus driver
Family, friends and coworkers of Roxy Mueller are hosting a spaghetti dinner, silent auction and dance for her benefit Saturday, April 25, 2 to 10 p.m. at the Cottage Grove VFW Post 8752 Red Barn, 9260 East Point Douglas Road. Dance music will be performed by Bob & the Beachcombers,...
April 22, 2009 - 7:10am
April 16, 2009
Basics of diving from community education
District 833 Community Education is offering "Diving Fundamentals" for children and youth ages 8 to 15 on Monday, Wednesday and Friday, May 8 - 29, from 4:15 to 4:55 p.m. at Cottage Grove Junior High School, 9775 Indian Blvd. No class will be held May 15 or May 25. The course is...
April 16, 2009 - 6:02am
April 15, 2009
Disciplining like a teacher
Community Education of South Washington County School District 833 will present "Classroom Discipline in the Home" for parents of children from infant to grade 3 on Tuesday, April 21 from 6:30 to 8 p.m. in room A133 at Cottage Grove Junior High School, 9775 Indian Blvd. The cost...
April 15, 2009 - 12:04pm
April 9, 2009
Park-Woodbury girls lacrosse: Totino-Grace edges 'Royal Pack' in opener
A first game win for the Park-Woodbury girls lacrosse team would have been sweet against any opponent. However, a win in this year's opener would...
April 9, 2009 - 2:26pm
April 8, 2009
'Speak up for gifted legislation' workshop April 9 at Royal Oaks
The Minnesota Council for Gifted and Talented East Metro Chapter (Woodbury, Cottage Grove, Stillwater, Lake Elmo, Maplewood, Inver Grove Heights, Oakdale, North St. Paul and South St. Paul) is holding a workshop titled "Speal up for gifted legislation" on Thursday, April 9. The...
April 8, 2009 - 11:31am
Fighting leukemia with golf, shopping
Melissa Abdouch, of St. Paul Park, formerly of Cottage Grove, and her sister, Kim Peterson, and their entire family are planning five major events in 2009 to raise funds to fight leukemia -- all in memory of their niece Jessica Senvick, who died at 7 of acute lymphocytic leukemia. ...
April 8, 2009 - 7:09am
April 1, 2009
New Life track & field: The bigger, the better?
New Life's track and field teams are the biggest they have ever been, according to boys head coach Lawrence Simmons, who is in his fourth year. In...
April 1, 2009 - 7:00am
March 25, 2009
Afton to join two watershed districts
During its March 17 meeting, the Afton City Council ratified a recommendation to dissolve the Lower St. Croix Water Management Organization. Afton's representative to the Lower St. Croix board of managers, which includes representatives from Afton, Cottage Grove and Denmark Township,...
March 25, 2009 - 7:14am
March 3, 2009
Business showcase, improvement fair March 26
The community is invited to attend the annual Cottage Grove Area Chamber of Commerce / City of Newport Annual Business Showcase and Home Improvement Fair March 26 from 4:30 to 7 p.m. at the National Guard Armory at 8180 Belden Blvd. in Cottage Grove. The event is free and open...
March 3, 2009 - 12:57pm