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Court says Minnesota Legislature has enough money to remain open
Minnesotans tough on Franken incident
Minn. roundup: Florida men convicted of credit card skimming; Man pleads guilty to lewd Minn. State Fair conduct
Norris Square evacuates rooms Nov. 11 due to vehicle fire
Franken no stranger to upsetting women
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Wolfpack athletes prepare to play in college
Three Raptors sign letters of intent
East Ridge, Woodbury, Park individuals qualify for state
Volleyball: Eagles soar to fifth at state
Volleyball: Eagles win to advance to fifth-place game
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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SoWashCo Sch. Dist. 101817 Board Minutes
MN Board of Pardons Thomas Just
Dakota Supply Group vs Greg Hoffman Plumbing
US Bank National Assoc. vs Tracy Reitmann
Deutsche Bank vs. Henry Wavamunno
Alvina M. Kirchner
Thomas "Tom" Henschell
Alvin J. Martin
Lev J. Dyadkin
Rollie H. Dohrn Sr.
Letters to the editor: Lots of questions remain about BNSF plans
Editorial: Veterans have earned twice the thanks
Viewpoint: With REAL ID extension granted, next fix must be MNLARS
Letters to the editor: Referendum needed for our kids; Vote 'yes' to keep District 833 strong
Sleeping around (the house): Don't feel bad. Everyone's doing it.
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crime and courts
July 26, 2017
Analysis: Police called disproportionately to Walmart stores
In the years leading up to 2014, police calls for service to retailers in Cottage Grove mainly came from two stores — Target and Kohl’s....
July 26, 2017 - 3:30pm
July 25, 2017
Scam targets Woodbury child care providers
Woodbury police received at least two-dozen reports recently from local child care providers who received a threatening letter authorities believe to be a scam. According to a statement on the Woodbury Public Safety website, the letters say a child returned home from the day care...
July 25, 2017 - 4:27pm
July 19, 2017
Man sentenced for sexual assault in Woodbury hotel
A Winona man accused of raping a woman at a Woodbury hotel was sentenced to 172 months, or about 14 years, in prison in a Washington County court...
July 19, 2017 - 8:58am
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
Recently reported criminal activity.
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