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The City of Newport has a new city hall location, and it does not disappoint. The new City Hall for Newport is located at 2060 1st Ave, just a few sho...
November 23, 2022
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SPELLING BEE Time BY BEA WESTERBERG “Not what we say about our blessings but how we use them, is the true measure of Thanksgiving”. Unk...
November 23, 2022
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By Jill Pertler Grocery cart etiquette part two Last week, I touched on the importance of choosing the best and most functional grocery cart. I...
November 23, 2022
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On November 17, 2022 at 7:30am, Park High students were recognized by staff for their individual skills, inside and outside of the classroom. Students...
November 23, 2022
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On Wednesday, Nov. 16, Mackenzie Delaney, a third grader at Nuevas Fronteras Spanish Immersion School, was honored as “Mayor for a Day” in Cottage G...
November 23, 2022
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SPELLING BEE Time BY BEA WESTERBERG “When the mouse laughs at the cat, there’s a hole nearby”. Nigerian Proverb As the world’s prob...
November 16, 2022
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MY View BY JOHN McLOONE Any turkey that wants a safe refuge through the Thanksgiving holiday is welcome to take refuge with me. I wi...
November 16, 2022
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WEEKLY Rivers Report The following river level data was logged and/or forecast for the St. Croix and Mississippi Rivers by the National Weather S...
November 16, 2022
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40 years ago THE WASHINGTON COUNTY BULLETIN November 18, 1982 Coming in for news from Doug Champeau 40 years ago, a group of parishioners ...
November 16, 2022
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PARK GROVE Library Notes All Washington County Library branches will be closed on Sunday, Dec. 25 and Monday, Dec. 26. Regular hours will res...
November 23, 2022
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Black ice is actually invisible ice that is almost totally transparent. It can easily catch drivers off-guard and cause crashes. How and where doe...
November 23, 2022
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Sometimes when we are out and about, the “where” we are going is far less important that the “why” we are going or the “who” we are going with. That ...
November 23, 2022
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“I, James S. Norris of the Town of Cottage Grove in the County of Washington, and State of Minnesota, being of sound mind and memory, and in view of t...
November 23, 2022
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Earlier this summer, Cottage Grove saw a series of power outages that were addressed by the city council and Xcel Energy representatives at the Sep...
November 16, 2022
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The Newport City Council is due to meet Thursday Nov. 17 at 5:30 p.m., and among the items up for consideration is a proposal to change the bylaws of...
November 16, 2022
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I’ve addressed grocery store conduct in the past, but today I address a topic so immense and life-changing that it spans two weeks worth of columns. I...
November 16, 2022
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The total cost of 2022 state and federal midterm elec tions may have exceeded $16 billion, according to an OpenSecrets analysis. Federal candidates a...
November 16, 2022
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Today, across Minnesota and nationwide, we’re celebrating National Rural Health Day. For the past 11 years, the National Organization of State O...
November 16, 2022
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• Cell phones - turn off cell phones, or plce them out of reach to avoid the urge to dial or answer. If a passenger is present, ask them to handle ...
November 16, 2022
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& atb out As we get more into the season of hustle and bustle, finding the perfect gifts for the ones that you love is on the minds of many...
November 16, 2022
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There’s a first time for everything! Our first ever adventure into parading! What we learned is to have LOTS of candy and remember to hold on to lots ...
November 16, 2022
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SPELLING BEE Time BY BEA WESTERBERG “To invent, you need a good imagination and a pile of junk”. Thomas Edison It’s a good time of ...
November 9, 2022
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MY View BY JOHN McLOONE Our youngest kids, once again, have flown the coop. For several years while our youngest two daughters were in co...
November 9, 2022
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The Cottage Grove City Council has declared Saturday, November 26 to be “Small Business Saturday”. In a show of support for small businesses in the c...
November 9, 2022
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Park High School is honored to announce the seventeenth class for induction in the Park High School Hall of Fame. These alumni are being recognized ...
November 9, 2022
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World War I - known at the time as “The Great War” - officially ended when the Treaty of Versailles was signed on June 28, 1919, in the Palace of Ver...
November 9, 2022
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& atb out If you have not noticed, and it is difficult not to notice, the temperature is finally settling into its Fall mode which means c...
November 9, 2022
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30 years ago WASHINGTON COUNTY BULLETIN November 5, 1992 Reported by Chris Baldus from 30 years ago, the All Seasons Golf Dome was set to open De...
November 9, 2022
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WEEKLY Rivers Report The following river level data was logged and/or forecast for the St. Croix and Mississippi Rivers by the National Weather S...
November 9, 2022
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In mid-September, many residents of the Meadow Grass neighborhood noticed that the hilltop playground next to the Cottage Grove water tower had been r...
November 2, 2022
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On the sunny morning of Saturday, Oct. 29, East Point Douglas Road in Cottage Grove was the site of the annual Monster Bash Parade. With both parade ...
November 2, 2022
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LETTER to the Editor To The Cottage Grove Journal, I want to thank State Representative Rod Hamilton for responding to my piece. However, ...
November 2, 2022