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February 24, 2017
Minnesota roundup: Two found dead in house fire in NW Minnesota
NORTHOME, Minn.—Two people were found dead after a house fire early Wednesday in Northome, Koochiching County officials said. The town...
February 24, 2017 - 12:00pm
February 19, 2017
Feb. 2017 story: Cottage Grove home damaged in fire
One person was reported injured in a house fire early Sunday in Cottage Grove.
February 19, 2017 - 10:28am
December 12, 2016
Minnesota roundup: 18 year old struck and killed by train in Anoka; Man, child found dead in Faribault house; 2 more state news stories
ANOKA—An 18-year-old woman was struck and killed by a train in Anoka Sunday morning at Metro Transit's Northstar Commuter Rail station. A BNSF train struck a pedestrian at 10 a.m., according to spokeswoman Amy McBeth. The Anoka County sheriff's office reported that when Anoka...
December 12, 2016 - 11:00am
December 11, 2016
Family displaced by Cottage Grove house fire
Cottage Grove residents were displaced after a fire Saturday evening caused major damage to their home.
December 11, 2016 - 11:29am
November 14, 2016
In Lakeland, Fire destroys controversial city hall under construction
Lakeland City Council member Jeri Ryan surveyed the charred remains from behind yellow police tape Monday morning and shook her head. "It's terrifying...
November 14, 2016 - 12:14pm
August 12, 2016
Cottage Grove Public Safety requests three firefighter paramedics, one officer in '17 budget
Cottage Grove Public Safety is looking for several new positions and pieces of equipment for 2017, including three additional firefighter paramedics and an additional police officer. During the Aug. 3 budget workshop at City Hall, Public Safety Director Craig Woolery requested the...
August 12, 2016 - 8:15am
August 11, 2016
Franke’s Bar in St. Paul Park damaged in fire
The attic above Franke’s Bar, 304 Broadway Ave., owned by St. Paul Park Mayor Keith Franke, caught fire just before 7 p.m. Tuesday. There were...
August 11, 2016 - 12:13pm
August 3, 2016
‘Unite behind the badge:’ Night to Unite parties number 54 in Cottage Grove
Cottage Grove celebrated 54 Night to Unite parties on Tuesday, allowing neighbors to meet, reconnect or visit, while having the chance to thank...
August 3, 2016 - 5:21pm
July 11, 2016
Cottage Grove barn fire requires extra crews, water
Firefighters from five departments used more than 50,000 gallons of water to douse a barn fire in Cottage Grove.
July 11, 2016 - 4:50pm
May 10, 2016
Three buildings lost in Little Log House fire
A fire burned several buildings at the Little Log House Pioneer Village early Sunday morning. The buildings burned included the Belle Creek...
May 10, 2016 - 4:49pm
June 4, 2015
UPDATE: In massive fire, couple loses house, cars, ‘lifetime of valued items'
Two Woodbury senior citizens lost their home and they're lucky to be alive after the propane tank on their grill exploded on the deck last Wednesday....
June 4, 2015 - 7:25am
July 25, 2013
Old Highway 61 bridge in Hastings catches fire
A portion of the old Highway 61 bridge over the Mississippi River in Hastings caught fire this morning. The fire was reported at about 10:45...
July 25, 2013 - 11:18am
February 3, 2010
Driver, passenger escape burning vehicle after striking mattress
Two women escaped an automobile fire without injuries Sunday evening after the sport utility vehicle they were in struck a mattress on Interstate...
February 3, 2010 - 9:11am
January 27, 2010
Blown outlet and circuit breaker caused small fast food fire
A blown outlet and circuit breaker -- possibly caused by water -- sparked a small fire at a Taco Bell restaurant Tuesday, Cottage Grove fire officials say. Cottage Grove police and fire personnel responded to a reported electrical fire at the fast food restaurant, located at 8623...
January 27, 2010 - 1:23pm
January 26, 2010
Electrical fire reported at Cottage Grove Taco Bell
Cottage Grove police and fire personnel responded to a reported electrical fire at the Taco Bell fast food restaurant, located at 8623 East Point Douglas Road, around 2:20 p.m. Tuesday. Smoke at the restaurant prompted the call, according to the Cottage Grove Police Department's...
January 26, 2010 - 2:45pm