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St. Paul Park police reports for Oct. 27: Drugs, theft, drunkenness
All Saints Lutheran Church's Pastor Helker arrested on suspicion of possessing child pornography
Minnesota roundup: Searchers looking for missing canoeist on Leech Lake; Woman who didn't trust banks loses $224,000 life savings in home theft
Cottage Grove and St. Paul Park change firefighter retirement programs
Cottage Grove police reports for Oct. 27: Assault, drunken driving, alcohol offense
crime and courts
Girls Soccer: Raptors offense can’t connect in state loss to Andover
Volleyball: Eagles cruise past St. Paul Harding
Volleyball: Park sweeps Highland Park to start section tournament
MN state parks to be free on day after Thanksgiving
NORTHLAND OUTDOORS: Meet a central Minnesota family whose made its living off wild rice for four generations
Crowd gathers to support Oktoberfest for Friends in Need Food Shelf
Bailey Nurseries chairman wins conservation award
Banking on Oktoberfest: Oct. 16 fundraiser in Cottage Grove helps Friends in Need Food Shelf's bottom line
Films in Five Festival gets "bigger and better"
Fans flock to Films in Five Festival in Cottage Grove
arts and entertainment
Mortgage Electronic Registration Systems, Inc vs Kritzky
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Forum Communications Co. editorial endorsement: This time for president, none of the above
Letter to the editor: Lewis not part of establishment
Letter to the editor: Schoen gets work done, gets results
Letter to the editor: Vote on the future of Newport
Letter to the editor: Vote Peterson, Schoen and Jurgens
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crime and courts
Washington County prosecutor Karin McCarthy a candidate for district judgeship
Assistant Washington County Attorney Karin McCarthy is among three candidates recommended to Gov. Mark Dayton for a vacant seat in the state’s 10th Judicial District.
September 28, 2016 - 12:49pm
September 25, 2016
1 dead, 1 hospitalized after shooting on St. Paul's East Side
ST. PAUL, Minn.—St. Paul police are investigating an East Side shooting that killed one woman and sent another to a hospital on Sunday...
September 25, 2016 - 1:06pm
September 19, 2016
Islamic State says Minnesota mall stabbing carried out by 'soldier'
ST. CLOUD, Minn. --- A man who stabbed nine people at a mall in central Minnesota before he was shot dead is a "soldier of the Islamic State," the militant group's news agency said on Sunday, as the FBI investigated the attack as a potential act of terrorism. The man, who was wearing...
September 19, 2016 - 10:16am
September 18, 2016
Suspect dead, 8 injured after mall stabbings in Minnesota
ST. CLOUD, Minn.—Eight people were injured and the suspect died at Crossroads Center on Saturday after an attack reported about 8:15 p.m. St....
September 18, 2016 - 10:52am
August 12, 2016
Driver charged with sex crime against Newport woman
The driver of a transportation business allegedly forced a Newport woman to perform oral sex on him before he returned her home from an appointment.
August 12, 2016 - 5:14pm
August 5, 2016
Former sports radio host Jeff Dubay sentenced for meth possession
Former Twin Cities sports radio personality Jeff Dubay has been sentenced for methamphetamine possession.
August 5, 2016 - 2:13pm
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