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Geraghty, Ingemann open house Dec. 7 in Newport
Minnesota adds PTSD to medical marijuana treatment
Minnesota roundup: Arrest made in killing of 95-year-old Anoka man; Downtown Mpls. Macy's to close; 4 state news stories
Otlman Middle school, local churches recognized by Washington County for Adopt-a-Highway efforts
Minnesota expects $1.4 billion budget surplus
crime and courts
Boys Basketball: Raptors hold off Chanhassen in season opener
Season Preview: Park girls basketball looks to replace standout players
Season Preview: Park's top two scorers return to court
Season Preview: Wolfpack return experienced gymnasts
Boys Hockey: Park gets off to a strong start
‘Ugly Christmas Sweater’ run/walk Sunday in Cottage Grove for hungry students
Try these 4 innovative Thanksgiving leftover recipes
Take a hike: Free admission Friday to all Minnesota State Parks
Thankful for help: Volunteers pack 340 Thanksgiving meals for south Washington County families
Pine Hill students learn and share at annual Project Expo
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Bulletin Editorial: State your case through Truth-in-Taxation
Viewpoint: Enjoy nature's changes happening all around
Viewpoint: Enrich student thinking through empathy
Letter to the editor: Former Bulletin reporter Judy Spooner’s historical writing is missed
Letter to the editor: Honored by support in city council victory
Real Estate Showcase
crime and courts
August 1, 2016
Charges: Cottage Grove couple showed up bloodied at hospital after alleged assault
A Cottage Grove man allegedly choked and assaulted his wife, pistol-whipped her and restrained her in their home.
News/crime and courts
August 1, 2016 - 9:15am
July 12, 2016
Memorializing her life: Danielle Jelinek's parents reflect
Ed and Jan Jelinek reflect on their late daughter, Danielle.
July 12, 2016 - 4:00pm
July 6, 2016
Fatalities up in Washington County
There were 2,630 traffic crashes in Washington County last year, with only one fatality in Cottage Grove and none in Woodbury, according to the...
News/crime and courts
July 6, 2016 - 1:18pm
June 28, 2016
City of Newport to pay $115,000 to injured former police officer
June 28, 2016 - 11:15am
June 23, 2016
Teen on skateboard injured in collision with car in Cottage Grove
A teenager was struck by a car Thursday night while crossing 70th Street in Cottage Grove.
June 23, 2016 - 11:01pm
June 20, 2016
Dirty trick: St. Paul Park woman seeks return of bench stolen from husband's grave site
Marilyn Krenik cannot fathom why someone would steal a memorial bench from her husband's gravesite.
June 20, 2016 - 10:27am
June 15, 2016
Cottage Grove police reports for June 15: Disorderly, suspicious activity, obstruction
Recent criminal activity reported in Cottage Grove: Disorderly A 16-year-old Cottage Grove boy was given a juvenile ticket for disorderly conduct following a physical disturbance involving his mother at a home in the 8800 block of Inwood Avenue. A Cottage Grove woman reported May...
June 15, 2016 - 5:34pm
April 8, 2016
Judge orders Lehrke to pay fine, file overdue report in campaign finance case
A Ramsey County judge fined Derrick Lehrke and ordered him to file an amended campaign finance report that explains how money from his past Minnesota House bid was used.
April 8, 2016 - 3:33pm
February 4, 2016
Prescott police ‘In God we trust’ bumper stickers don’t stick for long
In spite of what he described as a warm reception from community members, a Wisconsin police chief’s effort to place “In God we trust” stickers on squad cars came to an abrupt end.
February 4, 2016 - 10:47am
December 18, 2015
Five Cottage Grove businesses fail underage alcohol sale compliance
Five Cottage Grove businesses failed a recent alcohol compliance check by selling to a minor. Employees at Las Margaritas, Ruby Tuesday, Cottage Grove VFW, Carbone’s Pizza and Top Ten Wine & Spirits sold alcohol to a 19-year-old who was working with a compliance officer, according...
December 18, 2015 - 3:38pm
October 30, 2015
Newport broadens law enforcement talk to include study of merging police departments
A merger with one or both of its neighboring cities’ police departments would be a third alternative for Newport, where until last month debate focused on whether to retain the Newport Police Department or enter into a long-term service contract with the Washington County Sheriff’s...
October 30, 2015 - 2:50pm
October 29, 2015
Federal judge orders quicker sex offender evaluation; state appeals
ST. PAUL -- A federal judge ordered Minnesota Thursday to give sex offenders in a state treatment program a chance to be released, but did not...
October 29, 2015 - 8:05pm
October 17, 2015
Viewpoint: Reasonable aid required in Good Samaritan Law
Minnesota has a law entitled the "Good Samaritan Law." It places a legal duty on people to provide reasonable assistance to others that have been exposed to or are in peril of grave physical harm.
October 17, 2015 - 9:00am
October 15, 2015
Newport residents: Keep our police department
Newport residents overwhelmingly asked — and in some cases demanded — that the City Council scrap a proposal to outsource police coverag...
October 15, 2015 - 10:21pm
August 20, 2015
Washington County Sheriff's Office introduces mobile anti-crime app
The free app — available on both Apple and Android phones — is the first in the area that connects users to a specific law enforcement a...
August 20, 2015 - 8:00am