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Homeless youth drop-in center to open in Cottage Grove
Woodbury man killed in Thursday morning crash on I-94 at Radio Drive
Verdict: Fleischauer guilty of second-degree reckless homicide
Section of Bailey Road to close Friday
Woman dead after being pulled from Woodbury pool Saturday
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Baseball: East Ridge heads to Target Field to play for state title
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Golf: Woodbury sends three, East Ridge sends two to state championships
Golf: Woodbury, East Ridge golfers learn, grow at state championships
Girls Lacrosse: East Ridge, Woodbury end its season in sections
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
Health briefs: Community Conversation gets people talking about mental health
This close: Rotary clubs observe World Polio Day as disease nears eradication
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City of Woodbury: Public Hearing - Pizzeria Pezzo
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Kowalski's plans to add full-service restaurant
Xcel plans to be coal-free by 2030
Forum Communications to purchase Rochester newspaper
Edward Jones Ranks Highest in Investor Satisfaction
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Tina Folch for House Representative
Justin Olsen for Cottage Grove City Council
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June 6, 2019
Dream home: Afton couple brings energy-efficient housing trend to east metro
AFTON — Behind the traditional farmhouse design of Mike and Barb Morehead's home is a complex system allowing them to use less than half...
June 6, 2019 - 5:00am
April 11, 2019
Editorial: Spring cleaning goes beyond the flood
Receding flood waters will leave behind an unsightly mess — branches, bottles, plastic wrap, barrels, hazardous materials, you name it....
April 11, 2019 - 12:56pm
February 22, 2019
Woodwinds Health Campus tackles hunger, shoes
The Woodwinds Health Campus Green Team — a band of environmentally conscious individuals — recently partnered with Good in the Hood's...
February 22, 2019 - 5:00am
December 1, 2018
Column: Thankful for toilets that flush
'Tis the season for gratitude, and this Thanksgiving I'm counting flushing toilets among my many blessings in life. What did people do before...
December 1, 2018 - 5:00am
October 24, 2018
Keeping the borer at bay
COTTAGE GROVE — The city has officially been visited by the dreaded emerald ash borer. So far, city forester Quinn Palar has reported only...
October 24, 2018 - 9:09am
October 1, 2018
South Washington Watershed District celebrates 25 years
The South Washington Watershed District will celebrate its 25th anniversary and the many flood-prevention, habitat restoration, and water-quality...
October 1, 2018 - 10:34am
March 13, 2016
Watershed district clears 20 acres of invasive shrubs in Ravine Regional Park
It may have seemed slightly nuts to clear brush in Cottage Grove Ravine Regional Park in the middle of February. That's by design, says Andy Schilling, watershed resource specialist at the South Washington Watershed District. The conservation group worked to clear 20 acres of invasive...
March 13, 2016 - 12:44am
March 5, 2016
Free solar subscription means more than $1 million in energy savings for city
The City of Woodbury will see a significant savings in its energy usage, thanks to a pending community solar subscription agreement with a company...
March 5, 2016 - 12:39am
Construction delayed for treatment site in Afton
Afton City Council learned during its Sept. 15 regular meeting that construction of its wastewater treatment site has been delayed until spring. Initially...
October 5, 2015 - 9:42am
June 17, 2015
Wastewater treatment system will be last action by MPCA Citizens Advisory Board
Afton’s proposed wastewater treatment system will be the Minnesota Pollution Control Agency Citizens’ Advisory Board’s swan song. Last...
June 17, 2015 - 12:10am
June 11, 2015
Special session ag-environment bill in trouble
ST. PAUL -- Legislation funding agriculture and environmental programs may be in danger during a Friday special legislative session being called to finish writing the Minnesota state budget. Senate Majority Leader Tom Bakk, D-Cook, late Thursday said he did not know if there will...
June 11, 2015 - 11:52pm
The bills special session will consider
ST. PAUL -- Here is a look at what Minnesota legislators are expected to consider during a special session to finish passing a two-year, $42 billion state budget: Education About $17 billion will be spent for early childhood-through-high school education. While...
June 11, 2015 - 11:48pm
May 16, 2015
VIEWPOINT: Planting for future generations
When he starts kindergarten in two years, the young baby oaks we planted last week will still be shorter than he is. They’ll continue growing slowly, maybe a foot each year, so that they’ll finally be taller than he is by the time he gets his driver’s license, though still too...
May 16, 2015 - 12:00am
April 14, 2015
Prescribed burns taking place at Ojibway Park
Stantec Consulting Inc. has scheduled a prescribed burn in the Ojibway Park area for today, Tuesday, April 14. The purpose of prescribed burning...
April 14, 2015 - 9:06am
January 31, 2014
Woodbury water supply fine — for now
While Woodbury is blessed with a plentiful, clean and affordable groundwater system that has enough to supply residential, commercial and industrial users for years, data reveals it will not be enough to support a growing population. New studies by the Metropolitan Council and...
January 31, 2014 - 9:24am