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Community solar gardens rise in popularity, except with some neighbors
Cottage Grove police reports: Garage graffiti; Clown sighting
Driver crossed into oncoming traffic Thursday night in Cottage Grove crash
30 high school robotics teams to compete in Woodbury
Highway 61 rollover stalls traffic in Cottage Grove
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Cross country: Wolfpack earn top-half finish in Anoka
St. Paul Johnson spoils Academy Force home opener
Girls' tennis: Raptors win home tournament
Raptors win second-straight at White Bear Lake
Boys' soccer: Raptors go 1-1 against Woodbury, Wayzata
Historic home tour planned Sept. 24 in Red Wing
Inhuman being: Woodbury High School grad gets role in Marvel television series
Head injuries and fall sports: How to protect young athletes
Cottage Grove Cemetery association to meet
Newport Fire Department meat raffle set for Sept. 15
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crime and courts
July 18, 2017
St. Paul Park police reports: Meth on the ground; man with a machete
A St. Paul Park woman reported June 19 that she found a bag of methamphetamine outside the Corner Car Wash, 301 Pullman Ave. Police confirmed...
July 18, 2017 - 8:30am
July 14, 2017
Man sentenced to 8 years for sex trafficking in Washington County
A Brooklyn Park man will serve eight years in prison for his role in trafficking two women for commercial sex at a Woodbury hotel. A Washington...
July 14, 2017 - 12:31pm
Charges dropped against St. Paul Park man
District court charges against Gregg Wilwert of St. Paul Park for financial exploitation of a vulnerable adult have been dropped amid an ongoing...
July 14, 2017 - 10:31am
July 12, 2017
New Richmond man accused of gunpoint kidnapping sentenced
A New Richmond man accused of kidnapping two women at gunpoint will serve three years in prison for kidnapping two women at gunpoint in Afton...
July 12, 2017 - 2:04pm
July 7, 2017
Jones pleads guilty to Woodbury sex trafficking charges
One of two men accused of running a sex trafficking operation in Woodbury pleaded guilty to a felony charge of aiding and abetting in the sex...
July 7, 2017 - 8:00am
July 6, 2017
Former commercial driver sentenced for sexual assault
A Washington County district judge sentenced a Brooklyn Park man to one year in prison and 15 years probation for assaulting a Newport woman...
July 6, 2017 - 4:25pm
Carlisle sentenced for trafficking minors
A St. Paul man accused of trafficking two female minors for commercial sex in Washington County was sentenced to 10 years in prison Thursday,...
July 6, 2017 - 2:56pm
July 5, 2017
Twin Cities man suspected of 10th OWI in Wisconsin
A Rosemount man was arrested on suspicion of his 10th drunken-driving offense Tuesday, July 4, in western Wisconsin. The Wisconsin State Patrol...
July 5, 2017 - 8:33am
July 3, 2017
Woodbury arrest leads to sex trafficking charges of Mahtomedi man
A Mahtomedi man faces felony sex trafficking and prostitution-related charges after a Woodbury police investigation found more than a dozen commercial...
July 3, 2017 - 1:22pm
June 29, 2017
Cottage Grove police reports for June 29
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June 29, 2017 - 3:53pm
St. Paul Park police reports
Theft SuperAmerica, 545 Summit Ave., reported a $37 gas drive-off June 13. Police received a report June 16 that the coin laundry was broken into in the 1200 block of Sixth Street and $120 was stolen. A St. Paul Park man reported June 16 that a laptop computer was stolen from a vehicle...
June 29, 2017 - 3:40pm
June 23, 2017
Accused sex trafficker faces additional charges in Hennepin County
A man accused of running a nationwide sex trafficking operation out of the Twin Cities area faces four additional charges in Hennepin County...
June 23, 2017 - 1:52pm
June 19, 2017
Stillwater woman charged in distracted driving crash that injured teen bicyclist in Woodbury
A 24-year-old Stillwater woman has been charged with misdemeanor careless driving after telling Woodbury police she was looking at her phone...
June 19, 2017 - 8:37pm
June 13, 2017
Stolen youth soccer medals recovered in Cottage Grove
Medals stolen in May were found June 3 at a Cottage Grove home, though the thieves have not been identified. Two garbage bags were placed on...
June 13, 2017 - 3:35pm
June 12, 2017
Man sentenced for planting camera in teenager's bedroom
A Woodbury man accused of secretly filming a teenage girl in her bedroom will serve 120 days in jail and five years probation following his...
June 12, 2017 - 4:11pm