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Communication and connectivity: Ethiopian 'Immersion Lab' in Woodbury prepares to wrap up proposals
State of the city: Development on the horizon in Newport
'Iron Curtain' tales reach the screen: Woodbury Romanian tell her stories in new documentary
Bushels of fun: Oktoberfest fundraiser gathers donation for food shelf in St. Paul Park
Meyer Distributing to set up shop in Newport
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Girls' soccer: Raptors headed to state with 2-1 section final win over Mounds View
New bridge at Belwin Conservancy connects students to nature
Volleyball: Raptors top Stillwater, then claim SEC title with win over Forest Lake
Boys' soccer: Raptors top Wolfpack to advance to section semfinal
Adapted soccer: Thunderbolts stretch undefeated streak to six games
Q&A: Wisconsin company utilizes horses in learning
Two churches meet: St. Ambrose welcomes members of sister parish from Cuba
Fired up: St. Paul Park Fire Department delights kids at annual open house
Seven seniors present BFA thesis exhibitions at UW-River Falls
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A view from an economist: Trump UN speech on trade and jobs
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crime and courts
July 31, 2017
Cottage Grove police arrest woman following high-speed chase, crash
A motorist crashed her car in a southeastern Cottage Grove ditch in the early hours of Sunday, July 30 after allegedly leading police in a vehicle...
July 31, 2017 - 2:37pm
July 28, 2017
Woodbury man sentenced for domestic assault; burglary, sexual assault charges dismissed
A Woodbury man will serve 90 days work release for a felony domestic assault charge after he was accused in February of forcefully entering...
July 28, 2017 - 12:12pm
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
Cottage Grove police reports for July 6
Theft Mississippi Dunes Golf Links, 10351 Grey Cloud Trail, reported June 12 that a golf ball dispenser was damaged and at least $300 was stolen....
July 14, 2017 - 10:32am
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 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
June 29, 2017
Cottage Grove police reports for June 29
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June 29, 2017 - 3:53pm
June 19, 2017
Stillwater woman charged in distracted driving crash that injured teen bicyclist in Woodbury
A 24-year-old Stillwater woman has been charged with misdemeanor careless driving after telling Woodbury police she was looking at her phone...
June 19, 2017 - 8:37pm
June 15, 2017
Minn. roundup: Seat belt tickets drop again during summer enforcement campaign; Child reportedly dies at Twin Cities business
ST. PAUL—For the third year in a row, seat belt tickets decreased during the Minnesota summer Click It or Ticket campaign's two-week extra...
June 15, 2017 - 9:08am
June 14, 2017
Charges: St. Paul Park man steals money from vulnerable relative
A St. Paul Park man was charged with felony financial exploitation of a vulnerable adult. Gregg Wilwert, 38, stole over $250,000 from the victim...
June 14, 2017 - 3:13pm
June 8, 2017
Minn. roundup: Young black bear charges man, dog in Bayport; Burnsville sergeant cleared in fatal police shooting
Young black bear charges man, dog in Bayport BAYPORT, Minn.—A young black bear spotted wandering around Bayport in far eastern Minnesota along the St. Croix River charged at a man and his dog getting within about 15 yards before they escaped. Bayport police say the bear was...
June 8, 2017 - 9:29am
June 6, 2017
Minn. roundup: Two 34-year-olds who died in ATV crash in northwest Minnesota identified; Muslim student's school removal subject of complaint
MENTOR, Minn.—The Polk County Sheriff's Office has identified two people killed in an ATV accident Saturday night near Mentor, Minn. Noel William Schmieg, Mentor, and Crystal Rose Scott, Crookston, were pronounced dead at the scene after hitting an approach and being thrown...
June 6, 2017 - 12:06pm