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May 4, 2017
The deck collapsed Thursday afternoon, trapping a 13-year-old girl underneath. Photo courtesy of Cottage Grove Public Safety
Teen injured after deck collapses in Cottage Grove
May 4, 2017 - 3:37pm
Charges: Man's crime spree spanned Woodbury, Pierce County
May 4, 2017 - 3:31pm
Junction 70 Grill opened May 3. Katie Nelson / RiverTown Multimedia
Junction 70 restaurant in Cottage Grove races to finish line
May 4, 2017 - 2:21pm
Cottage Grove police reports for May 4: Drunken driving, vandalism, theft
May 4, 2017 - 2:02pm
Outgoing Washington County Sheriff William Hutton gets a hug from Commissioner Karla Bigham of Cottage Grove following a recognition ceremony April 25 for Hutton, who is leaving the county to become executive director of the Minnesota Sheriffs' Association. William Loeffler / RiverTown Multimedia
A fond farewell: Hutton steps down after 10 years as sheriff
May 4, 2017 - 10:00am
David Freeman of Woodbury takes a selfie of the garbage he collected at a St. Paul park for his Facebook page, David Freeman Garbage Clean-Up. Youssef Rddad / RiverTown Multimedia
Litter-free since 2015: Woodbury man is on a mission to keep parks clean
May 4, 2017 - 9:26am
Farhio Khalif testifies to a Minnesota House committee Wednesday, May 3, 2017, about a procedure she underwent as a child known as female genital mutilation, also called female circumcision. With her is Rep. Mary Franson of Alexandria, sponsor of a bill making the procedure a felony; parents could be prosecuted under the bill. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Bill fighting female genital mutilation starts through MN Legislature
May 4, 2017 - 9:22am
Robert Morrison, a professor in the University of Minnesota Department of Veterinary Population Medicine, died in a auto collision Tuesday, May 2, 2017, in the Czech Republic. He was attending a swine health management conference in Prague. Photo courtesy of the University of Minnesota
Minnesota roundup: U of M professor, 2 Minn. women die in crash in Czech Republic; Glensheen Mansion unveils new touches as it opens as museum
May 4, 2017 - 9:08am
May 3, 2017
The school district sold the vacant lot across from the District Service Center to a firm that will lease to a restaurant with a drive thru. Katie Nelson / RiverTown Multimedia
Former school district land to become Cottage Grove restaurant
May 3, 2017 - 3:40pm
A screen capture shows a scam email being used to attempt to gain access to Google accounts May 3, 2017.
Scam alert: Email attack hits Google accounts
May 3, 2017 - 3:30pm
Lobbyists and others are silhouetted Tuesday, May 2, 2017, in the Minnesota Senate Building. Many people were hanging around hallways as much of the activity was occuring in private meetings after most conference committees wrapped up. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Minn. budget reaction shows negotiation difficulty
May 3, 2017 - 10:40am
The female Amur Tiger cub was born at the Apple Valley zoo at 7:58 p.m. April 26, weighing in at 1.7 pounds. Photo courtesy of Minnesota Zoo
Minn. roundup: Tiger cub born at the Minnesota Zoo; Northwest Minnesota man charged with molesting babysitter
May 3, 2017 - 9:12am
Lois Stolte was named St. Paul Park Volunteer of the Year for her work with the Friends in Need Food Shelf. Stolte also volunteers time organizing trips for travelers in the area. The pins in her map show everywhere she's traveled. Katie Nelson / RiverTown Multimedia
Stolte 'takes care of volunteers' at food shelf, wins St. Paul Park Volunteer of the Year award
May 3, 2017 - 8:30am
May 2, 2017
Gander Mountain in Woodbury will close following the company's March 10 bankruptcy filing. Photo by Maureen McMullen.
Woodbury Gander Mountain to close following company's bankruptcy
May 2, 2017 - 4:20pm
Poetry will be spraypainted in parks or on trails after the "Path to Poetry" winner has been chosen by the Arts Commission. Katie Nelson / RiverTown Multimedia
The path less traveled: ‘Path to Poetry’ program launches in Cottage Grove
May 2, 2017 - 3:28pm
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