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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
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
Q&A: It's flu season — here's what you need to know
Hastings natives' 'Lunch Ladies' to show at renowned horror festival
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U.S. Bank National Assoc. v. Becky Dvorak, et al
Patricia "Patty" Taylor
John J. Itschert
Parker James Brown
Steven R. Krech
A view from an economist: Trump UN speech on trade and jobs
Wild Side column: Sweetness attracts stingers
Editorial: Expect that school bus to stop
Viewpoint: Funding our schools is a shared responsibility
A view from an economist: Trump speech to UN on socialism, payments, women
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October 17, 2017
Data breach at Twin Cities-based Catholic financial services provider affects nearly 130K accounts
ARDEN HILLS, Minn. — A data breach at an Arden Hills-based financial services company serving Catholic Church members in the upper Midwest has affected nearly 130,000 current and former members. The unidentified hacker accessed the first and last names, mailing addresses, dates...
October 17, 2017 - 10:16am
October 14, 2017
Second Hudson man sentenced for Woodbury trafficking bust
The second man in a pair of Hudson residents accused of trafficking a homeless woman for commercial sex has been sentenced. Dustin Jeffrey Arthur...
October 14, 2017 - 8:20pm
October 10, 2017
Second man sentenced to probation in minor sex sting in Washington County
A second man arrested during a sting operation targeting people who agree to pay for sex with minors has been sentenced. Christopher John Cuypers,...
October 10, 2017 - 8:45am
October 9, 2017
Alleged theft from car dealership leads police to accused Woodbury burglars
An alleged attempt to steal a car from a St. Paul auto dealership led to the arrest of two people accused of burglarizing two Woodbury apartment...
October 9, 2017 - 8:57am
October 6, 2017
Washington County launches campaign training hotels to recognize sex trafficking victims
There are several tell-tale signs a hotel stay could involve human trafficking. Payments in cash, frequent short-term traffic to one room and...
October 6, 2017 - 8:45am
October 5, 2017
Newport man receives year of probation for Springfield gun burglary
One of four men accused of stealing guns from a town of Springfield home last fall will serve one year of probation. A St. Croix County Circuit...
October 5, 2017 - 9:04pm
October 3, 2017
Judge cracks down on first ex-boyfriend sentenced for 'revenge porn' in Minnesota
ST. PAUL — Michael Weigel's former partner woke up last December to a stunning email from her ex. "You will never live in peace. You will...
October 3, 2017 - 11:08pm
Man sentenced for iPhone robbery in Cottage Grove
A Mankato man convicted of an armed robbery outside a Cottage Grove Target store faces nearly five years in prison following his Sept. 22 sentencing....
October 3, 2017 - 7:35am
September 26, 2017
Cottage Grove police reports: Teenage shoplifters; Disorderly conduct
Three 13-year-old males, two from St. Paul Park and one from Cottage Grove, were referred to the Youth Service Bureau Sept. 8 for shoplifting...
September 26, 2017 - 8:45am
September 20, 2017
Rural areas continue to see higher rates of impaired driving
Metropolitan areas in Minnesota and Wisconsin have seen significant declines in the number of impaired driving offenses, but the rate of drunken...
September 20, 2017 - 11:07am
Impaired in the north country: Chronic drunken drivers plague Minn., Wis. roads
Bart Bartos knew he needed to stop drinking. The River Falls-area man had already been convicted 10 times of impaired driving and was beginning...
September 20, 2017 - 11:06am
September 14, 2017
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 8, 2017
Bomb squad called to remove military mortars from Cottage Grove basement
A bomb squad assisted in the removal of explosives, including what was believed to be a live mortar, from a Cottage Grove home. A woman in the...
September 8, 2017 - 11:46am
September 6, 2017
Maubach sentenced to 19 years on sex trafficking charges
A Mahtomedi man faces an 18-year prison sentence after pleading guilty to felony sex trafficking charges involving at least two women. Shaun...
September 6, 2017 - 2:08pm
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