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PHOTOS: Solar eclipse 2017
Woman, 24, found dead in Woodbury park ruled suicide
Cottage Grove man charged with seven counts of child pornography
State Patrol upping DWI enforcement for Labor Day
Junction 70 greets Cottage Grove with grand opening
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MN United's Watson takes charge with Special Olympics fundraiser
Talented Park softball class gets one more year
Coyotes lose twice to Sea Donkeys, prepare for playoffs
East Metro players fuel perennial contender Mudhens
U of M grad Roese plans to keep running
PHOTOS: Hundreds enjoy Pioneer Day in Newport
Sheepdogs coming to Hudson Badlands
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Hudson church goes dementia-friendly
One step closer: Inclusive playground taking shape
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Letters: Night to Unite a success; Democracy does not equal mob rule
Viewpoint: School Board should approve boundary plan C-3
Viewpoint: Water ban has ended but water conservation remains important
Letters: Medicaid changes need to prioritize; An almost-missed message to Lewis' 'town hall meeting'
Editorial: Conservation success story continues to soar
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August 16, 2017
Couple escapes injury in cornfield crash
Police and fire and rescue personnel responded to a one-car crash August 15 along Manning Avenue in Cottage Grove. There were no reported injuries,...
August 16, 2017 - 10:14am
July 31, 2017
Cottage Grove woman injured in rural Prescott crash
An east metro woman was hospitalized last week after she was thrown from a motorcycle in Pierce County. The Pierce County Sheriff’s Office...
July 31, 2017 - 8:16am
July 10, 2017
Hampton crash killed Woodbury woman
A Woodbury woman died following a crash on Highway 52 near Hampton Saturday, July 8. Fern Elaine Marty, 77, was killed when her vehicle entered...
July 10, 2017 - 11:54am
June 6, 2017
Hudson drowning victim, 19, was St. Paul resident
Authorities pulled one of two people from the St. Croix River Tuesday afternoon after they went underwater. Crews from St. Croix and Washington...
June 6, 2017 - 6:38pm
April 12, 2017
Cottage Grove cyclist injured in crash with semi-truck
A Cottage Grove cyclist was hospitalized following a crash involving a semi-truck in Newport.
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April 12, 2017 - 7:21am
April 6, 2017
Driver strikes St. Paul parrot sanctuary
ST. PAUL—A man drove into a St. Paul building that houses a parrot sanctuary, filling the interior with natural gas, damaging a wall and leaving parrots' cages smashed, according to police and the organization. No people or birds were injured in the Tuesday morning crash, although...
April 6, 2017 - 11:00am
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
March 20, 2017
Cottage Grove man killed in head-on crash
A Cottage Grove man died late Sunday in a two-vehicle, head-on crash near the Gas Lite Bar & Grill between Prescott and Ellsworth. Jacob...
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March 20, 2017 - 10:29am
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
Runaway horse-drawn wagon ride in central Minn. injures driver, passengers
WILLMAR, Minn. — A festive Christmas light celebration Saturday, Dec. 10, near Willmar had a tragic end when several passengers and the driver of horse-drawn wagon were injured after the horses got spooked and ran for about a mile before crashing in a yard. The passengers had...
December 12, 2016 - 9:13am
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
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
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
January 12, 2012
Teen critically injured in Cottage Grove crash; police say criminal charges possible
A teenager was hospitalized following a head-on crash in Cottage Grove that injured three other teens and an adult. The Hammond, Wis., boy was a passenger in a vehicle that hit another head-on while traveling on 70th Street west of Keats Avenue, Cottage Grove police said. According...
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January 12, 2012 - 5:50pm