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The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources announced Oct. 30 that the 5.9-mile Brown’s Creek State Trail was officially open. The highly anticipated pedestrian and bike trail runs through the city of Grant and connects with the Gateway Trail, allowing users to go from the St. Croix River in downtown Stillwater to the Mississippi River. The [...]

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After 17 years with the Minnesota Department of Transportation, the man in charge of the St. Croix Crossing bridge project is taking a job in the private sector. Project director Jon Chiglo has accepted a position as vice president of transportation and structural engineering for WSB & Associates, Inc., a consulting and design firm in [...]

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Both Julie Fliflet and Jill Lundgren notified The Gazette separately in writing during the evening of Oct. 21 that they will be attending the Gazette-sponsored forum tonight, beginning at 7 p.m. at Lake Elmo City Hall. Lundgren and Fliflet issued a joint statement on Sept. 28, stating that they had withdrawn from the forum.  On Oct. 15, The [...]

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The Stillwater Area Public Schools’ All Community Homecoming pre-game party was cancelled dues to high winds. The event, planned for 5-7 p.m., was sponsored by the Ponies Touchdown Club and contributions from local businesses to benefit Tackle Cancer. The Homecoming football game against Cretin-Derham Hall is still scheduled for 7 p.m. in Pony Stadium. Currently, [...]

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Stillwater documentary filmmaker Mick Caouette likes to tell the stories of unsung heroes, or “quiet heroes,” as he puts it. “These are the people that history has sort of forgotten,” he said. “These are great untold stories.” His latest documentary, “Mr. Civil Rights: Thurgood Marshall and the NAACP” is no exception. The film has been [...]

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