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Colorful weekend headed to Afton
Cottage Grove watering ban cuts deep into city revenue, water usage
A gathering of machines: Robots converge on East Ridge High School for tournament
Rural areas continue to see higher rates of impaired driving
Impaired in the north country: Chronic drunken drivers plague Minn., Wis. roads
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Versatile Majewski commits to Miami
Volleyball: Battle-tested Raptors see benefits of tough schedule
Swimming and diving: Offseason work builds deep East Ridge roster
Girls soccer: Raptors hope best play is ahead
East Metro All-Stars finish second at regional
Cottage Grove family rallies around teen’s cancer fight
Historic home tour planned Sept. 24 in Red Wing
Inhuman being: Woodbury High School grad gets role in Marvel television series
Head injuries and fall sports: How to protect young athletes
Cottage Grove Cemetery association to meet
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September 16, 2017
Cottage Grove police reports: Garage graffiti; Clown sighting
A 51-year-old Cottage Grove man was arrested Aug. 26 on suspicion of domestic assault following an altercation with his 16-year-old son. Police...
September 16, 2017 - 12:00pm
September 14, 2017
Five men accused of soliciting children for sex in Woodbury
Five men have been arrested in Woodbury during a staged undercover operation targeting people who solicit children for sex Wednesday, Sept. 13....
September 14, 2017 - 10:06am
Afton man's 20-year probation in burglary an 'outlier'
A felony first-degree burglary conviction landed Lawrence Murray Best a sentence of less than a year in jail, but the 54-year-old Afton man will...
September 14, 2017 - 8:00am
September 12, 2017
Minn. roundup: Dylan to return for October concert; Graffiti vandals strike new St. Croix River bridge
ST. PAUL—Bob Dylan will return to the Twin Cities for the first time in three years when he headlines St. Paul's Xcel Energy Center on...
September 12, 2017 - 9:36am
September 6, 2017
Minn. roundup: State Fair breaks attendance record again; Predatory sex offender being sought
FALCON HEIGHTS, Minn.—This year's Minnesota State Fair was yet another record-breaker. Attendance over the 12 days this year was 1,997,320,...
September 6, 2017 - 9:16am
August 31, 2017
Cottage Grove police reports: Stolen lawn angel; underage drinking party
A 40-year-old Cottage Grove man was cited for violating the city's social host ordinance following a report of an underage drinking party Aug....
August 31, 2017 - 8:45am
August 29, 2017
Minn. roundup: Hopkins man charged with ax-murdering neighbor; St. Paul man charged in bystander's shooting
Hopkins man charged with ax-murdering neighbor MINNEAPOLIS — A 24-year-old Hopkins man has been charged with killing his 67-year-old neighbor...
August 29, 2017 - 11:13am
August 28, 2017
Minn. roundup: Search continues for man missing at West Battle Lake; Perham man dies in rollover crash
WEST BATTLE LAKE, Minn. — Authorities are still searching Sunday, Aug. 27, for a man who was reported missing after riding a personal watercraft...
August 28, 2017 - 10:43am
August 24, 2017
Minn. roundup: Live video streaming planned for MN Supreme Court arguments; 5 more stories
ST. PAUL — The Minnesota Supreme Court announced it will offer live streaming video of oral arguments beginning next week, when justices will hear a case the state Legislature filed against Gov. Mark Dayton after a veto of funding. In a press release, the Supreme Court said...
August 24, 2017 - 12:00pm
August 22, 2017
Police: Impaired driver crashes car, escapes fire in Cottage Grove
A Woodbury man faces criminal charges after his car crashed in a field near the Cottage Grove Service Center Monday and was destroyed by fir...
August 22, 2017 - 2:23pm
Minn. roundup: Owl attacks 3-year-old girl in Bemidji; Man found dead at Brainerd speedway died of suicide
BEMIDJI, Minn.—Lake Bemidji State Park staff have temporarily closed one of their park trails after an owl attack over the weekend. A 3-year-old girl received "minor scratches" on her head and took a brief trip to an urgent care ward, park staff said, after she was attacked...
August 22, 2017 - 9:12am
Woodbury man gets two years of probation in minor sex sting
A Woodbury man will serve two years in prison and three months community service after agreeing to pay for sex with a person he believed to be...
August 22, 2017 - 8:45am
August 21, 2017
String of fake ID's prompts warning from Woodbury liquor store
A fake ID can be hard to spot. Sophisticated systems used to produce fraudulent identification cards can recreate the black bar on the backs...
August 21, 2017 - 4:30pm
WATCH: Woodbury squad cars hit during Aug. 11 traffic stop
A Minneapolis man faces criminal charges after the car he was driving struck two Woodbury police cars conducting a traffic stop. Dashboard camera...
August 21, 2017 - 4:16pm
August 15, 2017
Police: Man dresses as woman to attempt to evade police after Cabela's gun theft
Authorities say a St. Paul man tried to disguise himself as a woman to evade police after stealing a handgun from Cabela's in Woodbury and driving...
August 15, 2017 - 12:01pm