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Q&A with Washington County Commissioner District 2 candidate Stan Karwoski
Q&A with Washington County Commissioner District 2 candidate Cheryl Anderson
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
crime and courts
Girls Soccer: Raptors offense can’t connect in state loss to Andover
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
Gibbs Farm celebrates old-fashioned Halloween
Monster Bash Halloween parade
Family fall festival at King of Kings
Zywiec's 'Haunting Experience'
Harbor Church: Harvest Fest party Oct. 31
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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LETTER: Isn’t it time to move forward? Gillespie is my choice for House
Real Estate Showcase
November 3, 2015
Study shows more amenities are needed for youth sports
There’s good news for youth softball players in the Cottage Grove and Woodbury area. There are plenty of fields available in the two communities...
November 3, 2015 - 6:26pm
May 22, 2013
Softball: NLA grad Ramey stays on the offensive
The hits keep on coming for Jenny Ramey. Ramey, a Cottage Grove native and New Life Academy graduate, picked up her third All-Conference honor...
May 22, 2013 - 1:44pm
May 7, 2013
New Life Academy softball: Eagles score big in conference play
The New Life Academy softball team finally got to start Minnesota Christian Athletic Association play last week and took out their frustration with the continuing inclimate weather this spring by pounding out lopsided victories over PACT (28-1) and Bethany Academy (19-1). Against...
May 7, 2013 - 7:32am
April 30, 2013
East Ridge softball: Raptors start season 2-0
The East Ridge softball team began the year 2-0 with a pair of wins over Cretin-Derham Hall last week. Because of the foul weather this season, softball teams are playing double headers in order to fit as many games in as possible. On Wednesday, April 24, East Ridge welcomed Suburban...
April 30, 2013 - 7:11am
April 23, 2013
Adapted softball: Thunderbolts start season 2-2, sit in third place
The South Washington County Thunderbolts softball team has started the season 2-2 and currently sit in a tie for third place in the eight-team CI South Division. The Thunderbolts registered wins over Chanhassen/Chaska/Prior Lake/Shakopee and New Prague and fell to Burnsville/Farmington/Lakeville...
April 23, 2013 - 7:59am
April 2, 2013
2013 Spring Preview: East Ridge softball team young, but talented in 2013
East Ridge fields a young, but talented softball team this spring that will be buoyed by its pitching and defense. Last year, East Ridge averaged...
April 2, 2013 - 5:41pm
2013 Spring Preview: Thunderbolts welcome back many players in hope of reaching second-straight state tournament
Last year, the South Washington County Thunderbolts adapted softball team reached its first state tournament since 2007 - a feat it'd like to...
April 2, 2013 - 5:28pm
July 19, 2012
Woodbury in the lineup for massive wiffle ball tourney
Think you've got wiffle ball game? Supporters of the East Metro Miracle League want to hear from you. Organizers announced last month that the new Miracle League field in Woodbury will be one of the locations participating in a wiffle ball tournament that looks to be record-setting. The...
July 19, 2012 - 7:52am
July 2, 2012
East Ridge softball: Trollen finds hidden talent
A quick decision unearthed a hidden talent for Woodbury resident Megan Trollen. Trollen, who will be a freshman at East Ridge High School next...
July 2, 2012 - 12:21am
June 8, 2012
All heart: Despite health scare, Larson finishes 15th season coaching the Thunderbolts
Denny Larson had heart surgery a year ago, but that didn't stop him from coaching the south Washington Thunderbolts adapted soccer and softball...
June 8, 2012 - 4:01pm
May 31, 2012
Adapted softball: Thunderbolts win 18-4, advance to state tournament
The South Washington County Thunderbolts softball team qualified for its first state tournament since 2006 last week. The 'Bolts -- the second seed in the playoffs -- beat seventh-seeded Wayzata/Minnetonka 18-4 in five innings Wednesday, May 23, to qualify for the 2012 state tournament. "Wayzata/Minnetonka...
May 31, 2012 - 6:38am
May 25, 2012
Same ol' Beks: Former NLA star Rebekah Schmidt flourishes in first year of college ball
Rebekah Schmidt was a star on the softball diamond for New Life Academy. In her five years with the Eagles, she was awarded All-Conference...
May 25, 2012 - 9:18pm
May 22, 2012
South Washington County adapted softball: 'Bolts one game away from state tournament
South Washington County's adapted softball team rolled into today's postseason opener on a four-game winning streak, claiming the CI South division's second-place honors after beating Burnsville 7-4 on Monday, May 14, and New Prague, 14-3, last Wednesday. Dakota United (8-0), the...
May 22, 2012 - 2:55pm
May 15, 2012
Adapted softball: Thunderbolts improve to 5-1
The South Washington County adapted softball team drove home three runs in its final at bat en route to beating Chaska/Chanhassen, 10-9, on its Parents/Senior night last Wednesday. The win marked the Thunderbolts' fifth victory of the season, as they celebrated a 14-4, 5-inning victory...
May 15, 2012 - 9:51am
East Ridge softball: Anderson leads Raptors to shutout win over Roseville
The East Ridge softball team took a step forward, before taking two steps back last week. Behind a gem by starting pitcher Michaela Anderson,...
May 15, 2012 - 9:27am