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Minn. roundup: Dog walker finds snowmobiler dead 30 miles north of Minneapolis
Minnesota job gains lead to lowest unemployment rate for blacks on record
Hastings native seeks to unseat Smith
Judge dismisses TIF case
Ward to retire from MN House after 2018 session
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Park rallies for 3-2 win over East Ridge
East Ridge third-graders win championship at Hastings
Boys' hockey roundup: Raptors pick up SEC win vs. Stillwater
Park girls awake in the second half to down East Ridge
Claugherty's hat trick leads Raptors past Royals
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
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Hotel and restaurant eyed for century-old riverside factory in Hastings
Cottage Grover's online apparel business supports animal non-profits
Twin Cities-based pizza joint declares itself home of 'Minnesota-style' pizza
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crime and courts
January 16, 2018
Allwine jury selection begins
Jury selection for the trial of a Cottage Grove man accused of murdering his wife began today. A grand jury indicted Stephen Allwine, 44, in...
January 16, 2018 - 3:25pm
Narcan saves lives: Local officers carry reverse overdose drug
Cottage Grove Officer and EMT Jeff Rydeen was on call when an overdose call came in last June. On arrival, he found a 24-year-old man lying in...
January 16, 2018 - 7:49am
January 13, 2018
St. Paul Park police reports: Unruly student; theft reports
Drugs A 30-year-old St. Paul woman was cited for possession of paraphernalia near St. Paul Park Road and Third Street during a traffic stop Dec....
January 13, 2018 - 8:13pm
January 12, 2018
Newport public safety reports: Warrant arrest; fight over stolen steaks
A 36-year-old St. Paul man was arrested at Boyd's Motel, 1700 Hastings Ave., Dec. 28 for Dakota and Ramsey County warrants, attempting to flee...
January 12, 2018 - 3:37pm
Police seeking information on Farmington armed robbery
Farmington police are asking the public for help identifying two suspects in an armed gas station robbery earlier this week. The robbery happened...
January 12, 2018 - 10:57am
January 11, 2018
Cottage Grove police reports: Dumped tires; multiple thefts
A Minneapolis woman put her phone down on the counter at Holiday, 8101 Hadley Ave., Dec. 15 and when she returned it was missing. Loss: $920....
January 11, 2018 - 8:00pm
January 10, 2018
Mental health drugs carry a cost for Minnesota jails
A surge in the number people with mental health problems continues to strain to county jails, and in Goodhue County, the cost of managing their...
January 10, 2018 - 3:00pm
January 6, 2018
Newport public safety reports: Thefts, distrubances
A pallet jack, dolly and hand tools were taken from a vehicle in the 1600 block of Fourth Avenue Dec. 20. A padlock was removed from the truck...
January 6, 2018 - 8:00pm
January 2, 2018
Group seeks to empower community to tackle human trafficking
A new citizens' group in Washington County aims to help community members take action against sex trafficking operations in the East Metro....
January 2, 2018 - 8:59am
December 29, 2017
Charges: Man held woman's head under water before assaulting her
A woman told police she feared for her life as a Woodbury man allegedly forced her head underwater and sexually assaulted her at hotel on Christmas...
December 29, 2017 - 4:35pm
December 26, 2017
Newport public safety reports: Fuel pump knocked over
Property damage Two guests at Red Rock Lodge, 1280 Hastings Ave., are suspected of causing $250 in damage to the room before checking out Dec....
December 26, 2017 - 7:49am
December 23, 2017
Cottage Grove police reports: Musical instrument delivery stolen
A 40-year-old Hastings male was cited for shoplifting at Kohl's, 7990 Hardwood Ave., Dec. 5. Cheyenne Jean Fillion, 37, of Grey Cloud Island...
December 23, 2017 - 5:00pm
December 22, 2017
Accused leader of 'large-scale' sex trafficking operation receives 14 years in prison
One of two people accused of running a sex trafficking ring out of a Twin Cities suburb was sentenced to 14 years in prison for his role in...
December 22, 2017 - 11:18am
December 21, 2017
St. Paul Park police reports: Disorderly conduct in school
A 17-year-old Cottage Grove resident was cited for a small amount of marijuana and drug paraphernalia in the 1000 block of Marshall Avenue Dec....
December 21, 2017 - 8:27pm
Prison for South St. Paul woman who robbed Woodbury pharmacy
A former South St. Paul teacher will serve just under two years in prison for robbing a Woodbury pharmacy earlier this year. A Washington County...
December 21, 2017 - 7:49am