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St. Paul Park Police reports for April 28
Afton to create habitat for endangered bee species
St. Paul Park Heritage Days to be 'crazy'
Farewell, fire station: Cottage Grove station 2 gets demolished
Dandl named firefighter of the year in Cottage Grove
crime and courts
Softball: Young's homer lifts Park past Woodbury
Baseball: Park slips by Woodbury with Alt no-hitter
Boys' Hockey: Vogelgesang is hired as East Ridge head coach
Prep baseball: Pitch count rule was a matter of time
Boys' Lacrosse: Raptors continue work on new systems
Park puppeteers put death through its paces for 'Addams Family' musical
Health column: You don't want to see me unless you have to
In musician's hands, vintage oil cans become electric guitars
Bexell was 'Cottage Grove's pastor'
Tao of Thao: Cottage Grove artist mixes the spiritual with the everyday
arts and entertainment
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Michael R. Fournelle, 68
Thomas G. Yetter, 68
Loretta M. Mailand, 89
Andrea J. Sonnee, 59
Joyce Rogers, 76
Sen. Dan Schoen Viewpoint: The House majority and transit for our district
Letter to the editor: House funding plans negatively impact local communities
Letters to the editor: Legislative session, transit funding
Viewpoint: Busy construction season ahead for south Washington County
Editorial: Brexit hits closer to home than you think
Real Estate Showcase
April 14, 2017
Two paintball players struck by lightning Friday
TOWN OF ST. JOSEPH -- Two men playing paintball were seriously injured Friday in St. Croix County in a lightning strike. The men, whose identities...
April 14, 2017 - 1:39pm
March 28, 2017
Driver rescued after car plunges off Wal-Mart embankment in Cottage Grove
Police said a Woodbury man avoided serious injuries when he accidentally drove a vehicle over an embankment and into a drainage pond near Wal-Mart...
March 28, 2017 - 3:49pm
December 12, 2016
Driver injured in truck-semi crash in Cottage Grove
A driver was transported by ambulance after his pickup truck collided with a semitrailer at a busy U.S. 61 intersection Monday in Cottage Gr...
December 12, 2016 - 10:03am
November 14, 2016
In Lakeland, Fire destroys controversial city hall under construction
Lakeland City Council member Jeri Ryan surveyed the charred remains from behind yellow police tape Monday morning and shook her head. "It's terrifying...
November 14, 2016 - 12:14pm
November 2, 2016
Family grateful for community response in finding missing Woodbury teen
A Woodbury teen who was reported missing early Tuesday evening has been safely found. State Patrol located 18-year-old Austin Sager Wednesday...
November 2, 2016 - 2:58pm
Help sought in finding missing Woodbury man
Authorities are asking for the public’s help in finding a Woodbury man with autism who went missing Tuesday. Austin Sager, 18, is described...
November 2, 2016 - 12:33pm
August 14, 2016
Man who died when truck hit tree in Cottage Grove identified
A Wisconsin man is dead following a one-vehicle crash Aug. 8 in Cottage Grove. David A. Andersen, 61, of Amery, appeared to have suffered a “medical...
August 14, 2016 - 8:26pm
August 9, 2016
Man dies in one-vehicle crash in Cottage Grove
The 61-year-old man appeared to have been in medical distress before his truck crashed into a tree at the intersection of Grange Boulevard and...
August 9, 2016 - 11:13am
July 16, 2016
Car crashes in Highway 61 median in Cottage Grove
A one-vehicle crash slowed southbound Highway 61 traffic last week. A car left the road and crashed in the median on Highway 61 south of 70th...
July 16, 2016 - 10:58pm
July 11, 2016
Semitrailer rolls near U.S. 61 in Newport
A semitrailer rolled Monday morning on Bailey Road at the interchange with U.S. 61 in Newport.
July 11, 2016 - 12:28pm
July 6, 2016
St. Paul Park driver involved in fiery crash that killed 16-year-old
Joseph Martin Timmers of St. Paul Park was transported to Regions Hospital in St. Paul with undisclosed injuries.
July 6, 2016 - 3:49pm
June 23, 2016
Teen on skateboard injured in collision with car in Cottage Grove
A teenager was struck by a car Thursday night while crossing 70th Street in Cottage Grove.
June 23, 2016 - 11:01pm
April 27, 2016
Difficult diving: Three Washington County officers awarded for tough evidence retrieval in river
Evidence collection in police investigations can be painstaking and time-consuming. That’s especially true when that evidence lies 5 feet under murky backwaters of the Mississippi River. In such cases, the Washington County Sheriff’s Office water recovery team is called to the...
April 27, 2016 - 8:00am
April 25, 2016
April 25, 2016: 3 Cottage Grove family members injured in crash
Three members of a Cottage Grove family were injured Saturday night when their car went off the road on County Road 12 in Aitkin County.
April 25, 2016 - 10:22am
April 4, 2016
UPDATE: Minnesota residents injured in Pierce County motorcycle crash
A 35-year-old Minnesota motorcyclist and his passenger were hospitalized Sunday after a motorcycle crash in the town of Oak Grove that allegedly involved alcohol. The victims, identified by the Pierce County Sheriff's Office as driver Esa Bay, of Newport, Minn., and his passenger,...
April 4, 2016 - 11:23am