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McNamara secures GOP endorsement for Minnesota Senate special election
'No one I trust more' than Lt. Gov. Smith in U.S.Senate, Dayton says
Police seek suspect in Cottage Grove strangulation, kidnapping case
Claflin announces bid against Franke for 54A House seat
Four teens arrested for car thefts in Cottage Grove
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Math and Science Academy's Wolfgram competes with nation's top runners
Boy's hockey: Park lets Forest Lake slip away with late goal
East Ridge girls basketball struggles at Hastings
Boys' basketball: Raptors romp in home opener
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St. Paul Park church to hold artisan fair
Falteisek to perform in holiday concert in Woodbury
A soldier's journey: Cottage Grove officer, veteran shares story in new cable documentary
New Life Academy musical 'Singin' in the Rain' set to make a splash
A Halloween bash: Cottage Grove Strawberry Fest celebrates with 10th annual parade
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crime and courts
September 16, 2017
Cottage Grove police reports: Garage graffiti; Clown sighting
A 51-year-old Cottage Grove man was arrested Aug. 26 on suspicion of domestic assault following an altercation with his 16-year-old son. Police...
September 16, 2017 - 12:00pm
September 14, 2017
Five men accused of soliciting children for sex in Woodbury
Five men have been arrested in Woodbury during a staged undercover operation targeting people who solicit children for sex Wednesday, Sept. 13....
September 14, 2017 - 10:06am
Afton man's 20-year probation in burglary an 'outlier'
A felony first-degree burglary conviction landed Lawrence Murray Best a sentence of less than a year in jail, but the 54-year-old Afton man will...
September 14, 2017 - 8:00am
September 11, 2017
After long career, a 'sour' end for St. Paul Park police investigator
St. Paul Park police officer Kyle Lindquist is moving on after 29 years in blue. Lindquist said his goal was to work for the city 30 years, but...
September 11, 2017 - 8:00am
September 8, 2017
Canine comfort: Inmates and shelter pets find strength in each other at Washington County
Two dogs were admitted to the Washington County jail Aug. 17. Rocket and Nabi, a 20-pound version of a chocolate lab and a fluffy white cotton...
September 8, 2017 - 3:02pm
Bomb squad called to remove military mortars from Cottage Grove basement
A bomb squad assisted in the removal of explosives, including what was believed to be a live mortar, from a Cottage Grove home. A woman in the...
September 8, 2017 - 11:46am
September 6, 2017
Maubach sentenced to 19 years on sex trafficking charges
A Mahtomedi man faces an 18-year prison sentence after pleading guilty to felony sex trafficking charges involving at least two women. Shaun...
September 6, 2017 - 2:08pm
August 31, 2017
Cottage Grove police reports: Stolen lawn angel; underage drinking party
A 40-year-old Cottage Grove man was cited for violating the city's social host ordinance following a report of an underage drinking party Aug....
August 31, 2017 - 8:45am
August 28, 2017
Woodbury man sentenced on fourth sex offense
A registered sex offender will serve nearly a 1 1/2-year prison sentence for attempting to solicit a 15-year-old girl for sex using an anonymous...
August 28, 2017 - 4:07pm
August 25, 2017
Blaine man admits to role in international sex trafficking operation
A Blaine man accused of assisting a multistate sex trafficking ring out of suburban homes in the Twin Cities metro pleaded guilty to two felony...
August 25, 2017 - 1:46pm
Police seeking two men following string of hotel robberies
A rash of armed hotel robberies across the region has authorities asking for the public’s help in identifying the suspects. Police have noted...
August 25, 2017 - 1:00pm
Charges: Leap from Hudson-area cell tower leaves trespassing skydiver shocked
A St. Paul skydiving instructor had anything but a soft landing last month after allegedly attempting to parachute from atop a St. Croix County...
August 25, 2017 - 11:56am
August 24, 2017
Harper sentenced for felony theft; 240 hours community service, $7,500 restitution
A former East Ridge High School principal will serve 240 hours of community service and pay South Washington County Schools $7,500 for misusing...
August 24, 2017 - 4:39pm
August 22, 2017
Police: Impaired driver crashes car, escapes fire in Cottage Grove
A Woodbury man faces criminal charges after his car crashed in a field near the Cottage Grove Service Center Monday and was destroyed by fir...
August 22, 2017 - 2:23pm
Woodbury man gets two years of probation in minor sex sting
A Woodbury man will serve two years in prison and three months community service after agreeing to pay for sex with a person he believed to be...
August 22, 2017 - 8:45am