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May 14, 2018
Superintendant Keith Jacobus and Park High School Principal Ginger Garski pose with the 12 students who won Junior Book Awards. Photo courtesy of South Washington County School District
Book Awards presented at Park
May 14, 2018 - 6:00am
May 9, 2018
Firefighters worked for over two hours to extinguish the fire spreadh across the Grey Cloud Dunes State Natural Area. Courtesy of Cottage Grove Public Safety
Late start to spring results in higher number of brush fires
May 9, 2018 - 5:00am
May 8, 2018
Kids head home from school last fall. Katie Nelson / RiverTown Multimedia file photo
Ride this way: Schools to participate in Walk or Bike to School Day Wednesday
May 8, 2018 - 5:00pm
May 7, 2018
June 2016 mock-up of what a Real ID Minnesota driver's license could look like. The actual Real ID license would be developed once the state approves a plan. The 2016 Legislature did not agree on a plan. Courtesy image / Minnesota Department of Public Safety
Existing driver's licenses likely good for flights until 2020
May 7, 2018 - 6:16pm
May 5, 2018
Cottage Grove police reports: Retail theft, disorderly conduct
May 5, 2018 - 6:24pm
May 4, 2018
This is a typical scene during end-of-session negotations. Here, Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton looks at state Senate Majority Leader Paul Gazelka of Nisswa on May 5, 2017, after they and other legislative leaders met to discuss the state budget. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Capitol Chatter: Let the legislative talks begin
May 4, 2018 - 3:05pm
The garage that started fire May 2 is a total loss. Courtesy of Cottage Grove Public Safety
Irish Avenue fire leaves Cottage Grove garage a total loss
May 4, 2018 - 1:22pm
Council member Steve Dennis announces his bid for re-election flnaked by (from left) Megan Titcomb, wife Kathy Dennis and John Stechmann. Katie Nelson / RiverTown Multimedia
Cottage Grove Council member Steve Dennis announces re-election bid
May 4, 2018 - 11:52am
William Loeffler / RiverTown Multimedia
Celebrating a milestone: Resolution honors academic AVID achievement at Park High School
May 4, 2018 - 7:49am
May 3, 2018
District 833 School Board briefs April 26
May 3, 2018 - 8:18pm
Minn. cops cite 54% more drivers for texting in annual campaign
May 3, 2018 - 6:12pm
A developer is considering building a small apartment building at 1894 Hastings Avenue. Imagery ©2018 Google, Map data ©2018 Google
Small apartment building may move onto Hastings
May 3, 2018 - 10:25am
Firefighters worked for over two hours to extinguish the fire spreadh across the Grey Cloud Dunes State Natural Area. Courtesy of Cottage Grove Public Safety
DNR natural area caught in wide blaze
May 3, 2018 - 10:16am
Students at Cottage Grove Middle school took turns carrying a gallon of water for 3.1 miles during the April 25 Walk for Water 5K. But some, like 8th grader Evan Jensen, chose to run the six laps around the school. William Loeffler / RiverTown Multimedia
Before you can chug, you gotta lug
May 3, 2018 - 5:00am
May 2, 2018
Cottage Grove Spring Clean-up Day set for May 5
May 2, 2018 - 7:00pm