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Cottage Grove police reports: Puppies found in storage container
St. Paul Park police reports: Car fire, CO alarm
Cold case unit renews 30-year search for missing Lake Elmo woman
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East Ridge cheer team earns first-place finishes at U of M
Raptors fourth at home Ruckus
Woodbury girls fall to No. 8 Cretin-Derham Hall
Thunderbolts roll to 3-0 with easy win
Park rallies for 3-2 win over East Ridge
St. Paul Park church to hold artisan fair
Falteisek to perform in holiday concert in Woodbury
A soldier's journey: Cottage Grove officer, veteran shares story in new cable documentary
New Life Academy musical 'Singin' in the Rain' set to make a splash
A Halloween bash: Cottage Grove Strawberry Fest celebrates with 10th annual parade
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TOWN OF GREY CLOUD ISLAND: 1/26/18 Public Test of Voting Equip.
FORECLOSURE- POSTPONEMENT: U.S. Bank vs David R. Wirkus
Croix Chordsmen want to serenade your Valentine
Hotel and restaurant eyed for century-old riverside factory in Hastings
Cottage Grover's online apparel business supports animal non-profits
Twin Cities-based pizza joint declares itself home of 'Minnesota-style' pizza
New Afton boutique offers kids' fashion, parties fit for a princess
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Viewpoint: 2017 was a year of 'watermark' accomplishments for Cottage Grove
Editorial: By all indications, we're good and could be better
Letter: There's room for everyone on the nice list
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crime and courts
December 29, 2017
Charges: Man held woman's head under water before assaulting her
A woman told police she feared for her life as a Woodbury man allegedly forced her head underwater and sexually assaulted her at hotel on Christmas...
December 29, 2017 - 4:35pm
December 26, 2017
Newport public safety reports: Fuel pump knocked over
Property damage Two guests at Red Rock Lodge, 1280 Hastings Ave., are suspected of causing $250 in damage to the room before checking out Dec....
December 26, 2017 - 7:49am
December 23, 2017
Cottage Grove police reports: Musical instrument delivery stolen
A 40-year-old Hastings male was cited for shoplifting at Kohl's, 7990 Hardwood Ave., Dec. 5. Cheyenne Jean Fillion, 37, of Grey Cloud Island...
December 23, 2017 - 5:00pm
December 22, 2017
Accused leader of 'large-scale' sex trafficking operation receives 14 years in prison
One of two people accused of running a sex trafficking ring out of a Twin Cities suburb was sentenced to 14 years in prison for his role in...
December 22, 2017 - 11:18am
December 21, 2017
St. Paul Park police reports: Disorderly conduct in school
A 17-year-old Cottage Grove resident was cited for a small amount of marijuana and drug paraphernalia in the 1000 block of Marshall Avenue Dec....
December 21, 2017 - 8:27pm
Prison for South St. Paul woman who robbed Woodbury pharmacy
A former South St. Paul teacher will serve just under two years in prison for robbing a Woodbury pharmacy earlier this year. A Washington County...
December 21, 2017 - 7:49am
December 19, 2017
Woodbury man jailed for child pornography possession
A Woodbury man accused of archiving more than 22,000 digital images of child pornography will spend 120 days in jail. Nickolas Daniel Kroening,...
December 19, 2017 - 5:06pm
December 16, 2017
Cottage Grove police reports: Arguing women banned from store; Bullets found on street
Equipment was stolen from a construction trailer at Cottage Grove Ravine Park, 9653 Keats Ave., Nov. 20. Trailer windows were broken and the...
December 16, 2017 - 8:12pm
December 15, 2017
Cottage Grove police cite Carbone's and Applebee's for selling to minors
Two Cottage Grove restaurants failed a compliance check last month, when waitresses sold alcohol to underage patrons Nov. 30.
December 15, 2017 - 8:30am
December 13, 2017
Police arrest man Cottage Grove strangulation, kidnapping case
Police say a man broke into a Cottage Grove woman's home and assaulted her while holding her hostage for several hours.
December 13, 2017 - 3:38pm
December 9, 2017
Newport public safety reports: Dumpster diving; Suspicious knocking
A resident in the 1300 block of 10th Street reported Nov. 23 that a male had been in her dumpster the day before. She visually identified the...
December 9, 2017 - 8:00pm
December 8, 2017
Minn. roundup: Woman, 69, dies in St. Paul house fire; Twin Cities bicyclist dies of injuries in hit-and-run
Woman, 69, dies in St. Paul house fire ST. PAUL—A 69-year-old woman who was a mother and grandmother died early Thursday after a fire in...
December 8, 2017 - 10:16am
Woman sues after bite from St. Paul police dog searching for burglary suspect
ST. PAUL — A regular Saturday morning turned into a nightmare for a St. Paul woman as she took her garbage out and found herself being...
December 8, 2017 - 9:59am
December 6, 2017
Minn. roundup: Text-to-911 service added statewide; Dayton announces he is cancer-free, encourages screenings
Dayton announces he is cancer-free, encourages screenings ST. PAUL — Gov. Mark Dayton had a bit of good health news to share and he used...
December 6, 2017 - 9:33am
December 2, 2017
St. Paul Park police reports: School bus assault; suspicious activity
A 10-year-old St. Paul Park male was assaulted on the school bus Nov. 10 by another 10-year-old student.
December 2, 2017 - 8:00pm