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October 23, 2008
Middle school transition gets the thumbs-up
Spontaneous applause broke out at the School District 833 board meeting Thursday, as members voted unanimously in favor of the middle school transition plan. As a result of the decision, South Washington County's four junior highs will become middle schools with eight-period days,...
October 23, 2008 - 9:35pm
October 15, 2008
Gutzmans welcome fifth son
David and Becky Gutzman, Cottage Grove, announce the birth of their fifth son. Peter Quinn was born Friday, Aug. 29, 2008, at United Hospital, St. Paul. He weighed 7 pounds, 13 1/2 ounces and measured 21 inches long. Peter was welcomed home by big brothers Zach, Ben, Josh and Charlie,...
October 15, 2008 - 12:00am
October 14, 2008
Park High class of 1978 reunion
The 30-year class reunion of the Park High School, Cottage Grove class of 1978 will be held Saturday, Oct. 18 at the Point Restaurant and Lounge (County Point), located at Highways 61 and 10, Hastings. Hors d'oeuvres begin at 6 p.m. and music by Blind River begins at 9 p.m. The cost...
October 14, 2008 - 12:00am
October 1, 2008
Absolutely free oil changes
Crossroads Church, in conjunction with Carlson Auto, will offer free oil changes for senior citizens ages 62 and older, and single parents with a dependent child under the age of 18 living with them. The event will take place Saturday, Oct. 18, from 9 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. at the shop...
October 1, 2008 - 12:00am
Absentee ballots for election available Oct. 6
Absentee ballots for the Nov. 4, 2008, general election will be available for registered voters in all Washington County jurisdictions on Oct. 6 at the following locations: Washington County Service Center - Woodbury, public service counter, 2150 Radio Drive, Woodbury Washington...
October 1, 2008 - 12:00am
September 17, 2008
Ready or not, here comes fall
St. Rita's Catholic Church, 8694 80th St., Cottage Grove, invites the public to attend the church's Fall Festival on Saturday, Sept. 20 beginning at 5 p.m. and Sunday, Sept. 21 from 11:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Events include a Polka Mass and chicken dinner, both beginning at 5 p.m. Saturday,...
September 17, 2008 - 12:00am
August 13, 2008
The Cottage Grove Area Chamber of Commerce "Women's Business Development Group" invites all women in business in the communities of Cottage Grove, Newport, St. Paul Park, Woodbury and Hastings to join them for "Civics 101" featuring State Rep. Karla Bigham and State Sen. Katie Sieben....
August 13, 2008 - 12:00am
August 6, 2008
Making the connection official
Settler's Ridge Parkway will soon connect to Hudson Road. Not that it didn't before. But the likely change will make it official. The city of Woodbury is holding a neighborhood meeting Wednesday, Aug. 6 for residents who live along Cottage Grove Drive from Brookview Road to Hudson...
August 6, 2008 - 12:00am
July 23, 2008
Park class of 1983 at American Legion
The Park High School, Cottage Grove Class of 1983 will hold a 25-year reunion Saturday, Sept. 20, 7 p.m. at the American Legion, 328 Broadway Ave., St. Paul Park. Class members and their guests are invited to the no charge, casual event. A cash bar will be available. No announcements...
July 23, 2008 - 12:00am
June 25, 2008
Making the last arrangement
Flowers are magic. So says Helen Emerson. The Cottage Grove resident said she's been missing the magic quite a bit since she recently sold Valley Creek Floral after almost 20 years in the business. "It was my baby," said Emerson, who said she purchased the store almost on a whim...
June 25, 2008 - 12:00am
May 14, 2008
SOUTH WASHINGTON COUNTY SCHOOL DISTRICT 833
7362 EAST POINT DOUGLAS ROAD S COTTAGE GROVE, MN 55016 CALL FOR BIDS PROJECT IDENTIFICATION: Sealed proposals will be received for: Park High School Auditorium Improvements 8040 80th Street South Cottage Grove, MN 55016 in accordance with Construction...
May 14, 2008 - 12:00am
April 30, 2008
Summer orchestra sign-up time
Students finishing fourth to sixth grade and who have already taken part in their school orchestra can sign up for the summer orchestra program now. Beginner and advanced sessions will be held at Lake and Cottage Grove junior highs starting June 11. A final concert will be held June...
April 30, 2008 - 12:00am
April 15, 2008
Garage sale features baby items
The 12th annual School District 833 Early Childhood Family Education (ECFE) and School Readiness Advisory Council children's garage sale will be held Saturday, April 19 from 9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at Cottage Grove Junior High School, 9775 Indian Blvd. Cottage Grove. Admission to the...
April 15, 2008 - 12:00am
February 27, 2008
INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT 833
7362 E. Point Douglas Road S. Cottage Grove, MN 55016 PUBLISHED ANNOUNCEMENT NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that sealed bids for irrigation improvements at Liberty Ridge Elementary School will be received until: 2:30 pm, Thursday, March 6, 2008 at the District Service Center, 7362...
February 27, 2008 - 12:00am
February 20, 2008
First baby for the Rowans
Danika Joy Rowan was born Friday, Feb. 1, 2008 at Regina Medical Center to Julie and Max Rowan of Cottage Grove. She weighed 8 pounds, 12 ounces, and measured 21 1/2 inches. Danika was welcomed into the world by her parents, and grandparents, Pete and Lisa Rowan of Maplewood,...
February 20, 2008 - 12:00am