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March 12, 2018
This photo shows a  Washington County SWAT vehicle outside a residence March 12 in the 8200 block of Jody Lane. Cottage Grove Police originally responded to a report of a domestic dispute at 4:23 a.m. Submitted photo
Cottage Grove domestic incident triggers SWAT response; suspect sought
March 12, 2018 - 5:45pm
Minnesota GOP legislators want Medicaid recipients to work
March 12, 2018 - 5:18pm
St. Paul Park police opens cold case
March 12, 2018 - 6:16am
March 11, 2018
The new housing development, Hamlet Heights, will sit between Pine Hill Elementary and Hamlet Park, adding to the south end of Hamlet Avenue. Courtesy of the city of Cottage Grove
Hamlet Heights housing development raises eyebrows of longtime residents
March 11, 2018 - 8:00pm
The proposed solar garden is next to two others recently built in Old Cottage Grove. Courtesy of the city of Cottage Grove
Third old Cottage Grove solar garden moves forward
March 11, 2018 - 7:49am
March 10, 2018
St. Paul Park police reports: Theft, suspicious activity
March 10, 2018 - 10:00pm
Park High School AVID teachers Nicole McCarty (left) and Maria Tol celebrate with students at a March 1 assembly. Park became the first high school in the state to be validated as an AVID National Demonstration School. Achieving this distinction entailed a rigorous three year application and screening process. William Loeffler / RiverTown Multimedia
High school is state’s first to earn national AVID status
March 10, 2018 - 12:00pm
March 9, 2018
An early-morning fire in the 8300 block of Indian Boulevard left a garage a complete loss, but none were injured. Courtesy of Cottage Grove Public Safety
Fire last week destroys garage, leaves Cottage Grove home intact
March 9, 2018 - 4:00pm
Charges: Former clinic employee forged painkiller prescriptions
March 9, 2018 - 2:16pm
Drivers make their way along Highway 61. RiverTown Multimedia file photo
Early March blizzard causes fewer crashes, though some injuries in Cottage Grove
March 9, 2018 - 10:50am
Ram Air President Lance Dornn, Jefferson Fire and Safety salesman and Cottage Grove Fire Chief Rick Redenius stand with the new Ram Air Gear Dryer the Cottage Grove Fire Department won through a drawing. Katie Nelson / RiverTown Multimedia
Fire department wins equipment in drawing
March 9, 2018 - 7:49am
The solar panels installed at the Public Works building will be this style and about 14 feet high. Courtesy of the city of Newport
Solar to cover Newport Public Works energy
March 9, 2018 - 5:49am
March 8, 2018
Recently condemned by the city, Opinion Brewing has now lost its liquor license as well. William Loeffler / RiverTown Multimedia
After mitigation attempts, city pulls Opinion's liquor license
March 8, 2018 - 10:00pm
Push begins for raising tobacco age limit to 21 in Minn.
March 8, 2018 - 7:03pm
State House analyzes 3M settlement in committee
March 8, 2018 - 1:32pm