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It’s been a long and challenging 2022-23 season for the Minnesota Golden Gophers (7-15, 1-11), the latest a blowout loss at home Saturday to visiti...
February 8, 2023
News
On Feb. 1, Mayor Myron Bailey delivered the 2023 State of the City Address from the Cottage Grove City Council chambers. Numerous city and county offi...
February 8, 2023
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SPELLING BEE Time BY BEA WESTERBERG “They invented hugs to let people know you love them without saying anything”. Bill Keane I will sta...
February 8, 2023
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SLICES Of Life BY JILL PERTLER The new year - January as a month - is a time for reflection. To assess our progress in life: where we were,...
February 8, 2023
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Kimberly Ann (Baxter) Koenigs, 53, of North Fort Myers, Florida passed away Tuesday Jan. 17, 2023, from complications of COVID pneumonia and a long ba...
February 8, 2023
Community, News
SPELLING BEE Time BY BEA WESTERBERG “Oh dear, I sure hope that the Groundhog is loved more than one day in a year”. Unknown Here we a...
February 1, 2023
Community, News
SLICES Of Life BY JILL PERTLER The last couple of years have been doozies — for just about all of us. The world has changed before...
February 1, 2023
News
The Cottage Grove City Council approved the first step toward implementing a possible 0.5% local option sales tax (LOST) at the Jan. 18 council meeti...
January 25, 2023
News
COTTAGE GROVE Police Report January 19 6:47 p.m. an officer responded to 80Th St S, Cottage Grove, regarding a parking violation. 6:56 p.m. ...
February 8, 2023
News
ACCIDENT Report Thursday, Jan. 26 9:08 a.m. - A motor vehicle accident with property damage was reported in the 7700 block of 80th Street S...
February 8, 2023
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ARREST Report Thursday, Jan. 26 • At 2:18 a.m., Julio Burgara- Lara, 21, Saint Louis Park, was arrested for warrant service. • At 2:...
February 8, 2023
News
COLLEGE Notes Dunwoody College names Cottage Grove resident to Dean’s List Matthew Fritz, son of Timothy and Elizabeth Fritz , received academ...
February 8, 2023
News
CAMPUS News Quincy University QUINCY, Ill. – Cole Erickson, Woodbury, has been named to the Quincy University Dean’s List for the Fall 2022 s...
February 8, 2023
News
GUEST Column BY WASHINGTON COUNTY COMMISSIONER KARLA BIGHAM, DISTRICT 4 It has been a busy first month since I joined the Washington County B...
February 8, 2023
Community, News
The temperature outside are double digits below zero and to be honest, the thought of going “Out and About” is probably on the mind of anyone right no...
February 1, 2023
Community, News
An Old Testament story records an overwhelming infestation of frogs throughout Egypt. There was no place in Egypt where frogs were not present in lar...
February 1, 2023
Community, News
To the Editor: I read Representative Shane Hudella's Legislative Update (January 26). I agree with one point in his piece. If abortion clini...
February 1, 2023
News
Grey Cloud Island has a long history of settlement by Native American peoples. It was an important place for the Woodland mound-builders (c. 100 BCE t...
February 1, 2023
Community, News
SPELLING BEE Time BY BEA WESTERBERG “That grand old poem called Winter”. Henry David Thoreau Thank you mother nature for recovering...
January 25, 2023
Community, News
A retired minister and his wife had never owned a house. They had spent all their married lives living in housing provided by churches. At age 65 they...
January 25, 2023
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To the editor: A few months ago, Minnesota voters determined that the DFL deserved to lead in St. Paul, giving them the House, the Senate, and the Go...
January 25, 2023
Community, News
The dam has broken Last week, House Democrats pushed through the most radical abor tion bill in America, putting our state on par with just seven...
January 25, 2023
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We are blessed with several civic organizations that provide various services to our communities. From Lions to Rotary, Knights of Columbus to clubs ...
January 25, 2023
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SPELLING BEE Time BY BEA WESTERBERG “Snowflakes are pretty patterns etched in water’s dreams”. Anthony I. Hincks I think we can giv...
January 18, 2023
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LEGISLATIVE Update BY STATE REP. SHANE HUDELLA 2023 Session is underway January 3 served as ‘Opening Day’ at the State Capitol, and I was h...
January 18, 2023
Community, News
COLLEGE Notes Local students named to Dean’s List St. Cloud State University has announced the names of more than 1,100 students whose academi...
January 18, 2023