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Senate panel favors suspending wolf hunt, gathering more data
A state Senate committee decided more information is needed about Minnesota's 2-year-old wolf hunt, so voted Tuesday to suspend the hunt.
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Cottage Grove library wants your artwork
Local artists are invited to submit their work for the first Community Art Show at Park Grove Library in Cottage Grove.
Washington County arts briefs: Spring art show to open in Afton
Here are the others, by category: Celebrations and events:  Bill Pohlmann The annual Squire House Gardens Spring Art Show opens Saturday, March 8, and runs through March 23. Squire House Gardens is located on the ground floor of an historic 1875 home, 3390 St. Croix Trail S. in Afton.
Healing from Groundwater Contamination in Washington County
In the next few weeks, select residents in Oakdale, Lake Elmo and Cottage Grove will receive letters in the mail from the Minnesota Department of Health asking them to participate in an important study tracking the impacts of groundwater contamination in Washington County.
St. Paul Park mayor, legislators set public meeting
The meeting will be from 6 to 7 p.m. Monday at St. Paul Park City Hall, 600 Portland Ave. Also at the session will be Rep. Dan Schoen, DFL-Cottage Grove, and St. Paul Park Mayor Keith Franke.
Third round of Washington County residents' PFC levels study slated
The Minnesota Department of Health will soon begin its third study of chemicals in the bodies of Washington County residents.