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Right place, right time: Citizens honored for life-saving act
Cottage Grove woman broke into home, stole gift card, charges say
Cottage Grove council conducts Stevens’ performance evaluation
Charges: 100-mph chase in Newport ends with DWI, drug charges
Minnesota roundup: Jewish Center in Twin Cities receives bomb threat
crime and courts
Wrestling: Woodbury, East Ridge fall in team section semifinals
Gymnastics: East Ridge wins section title
Girls' Basketball: Wolfpack improves streak to three games
Boys' Basketball: Park runs out of steam in two losses
Gymnastics: Park wraps up SEC schedule
College students present diverse artwork exhibition
Freeze and thank you: Polar Plunge raises $95,000
Splashed ice: Third-annual Polar Plunge will chill and thrill in Woodbury
Moon Glow lights up the night
Hot Air Affair Parade lights up downtown
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Viewpoint: Whisper of spring in the air
Letters to the editor: Franke should be straight with constituents; Franke, Jurgens helped provide relief
Letters: Red Rock boondoggle shows county should stick to road planning
Viewpoint: Legislature should recommit to county program aid
Viewpoint: Health care aid law the first step
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December 29, 2016
2016 in review: What made news in south Washington County
An election shake-up South Washington County saw a number of changes on Election Day. Longtime Sen. Katie Sieben, DFL-Cottage Grove, did not...
December 29, 2016 - 1:00pm
December 21, 2016
'Nasal Ranger' sniffs out city odor sources
The Ramsey/ Washington County Recycling and Energy Center has reached the conclusion that the weather affects whether the garbage smell travels...
December 21, 2016 - 8:30am
December 20, 2016
Geraghty calls it quits after 33 years on Newport City Council
Newport Mayor Tim Geraghty bows out of city politics after 33 years on the city council.
December 20, 2016 - 4:00pm
December 14, 2016
Road work near new Oltman school approved
Street projects around the new Oltman Middle School have been approved to take place next year, though some do not want to participate. The Cottage...
December 14, 2016 - 8:30am
December 13, 2016
BNSF makes some changes to parking lot plan in St. Paul Park
BNSF Railway has slightly revised initial plans for a parking lot on Grey Cloud Island Drive after hearing public input on the project. BNSF...
December 13, 2016 - 3:26pm
Lund fined for campaign violation; other complaints against Newport mayor-elect dismissed
Mayor-elect Dan Lund was fined $500 for violating state campaign law and cleared of two other complaints brought by a political adversary.
December 13, 2016 - 9:05am
November 18, 2016
Newport police reports for Nov. 18: Theft, disorderly conduct
Recently reported criminal activity in Newport.
News/crime and courts
November 18, 2016 - 4:00pm
November 8, 2016
Lund tops Rahm in Newport mayor’s race
Dan Lund beat out fellow council member Tracy Rahm for the mayor seat in Newport, taking the place of long-time mayor Tim Geraghty. Geraghty,...
November 8, 2016 - 9:52pm
Sumner and ChapdeLaine win Newport council seats
Bill Sumner and Tom Ingemann entered election night with their City Council seats up for grabs, though only Sumner retained the seat. Former...
November 8, 2016 - 9:50pm
October 28, 2016
Newport police reports for Oct. 28: Burglary, domestic assault
Recently reported criminal activity in Newport: Domestic assault Nikesha Rose Atkinson, 28, of Newport was arrested Sept. 17 on suspicion of domestic assault following an incident in the 1700 block of First Avenue. Atkinson told police who responded to a domestic assault call that...
News/crime and courts
October 28, 2016 - 2:00pm
October 19, 2016
Bailey Nurseries chairman wins conservation award
Gordon Bailey isn’t much for speeches. The chairman of Bailey Nurseries attended the recent groundbreaking of the new Oltman Middle School,...
October 19, 2016 - 10:28am
October 11, 2016
How they finished: South Washington County runners complete Twin Cities Marathon
Here are results for south Washington County residents who ran the Medtronic Twin Cities Marathon Sunday, according to the marathon's published...
October 11, 2016 - 11:28am
September 26, 2016
Newport candidate forum set for Sept. 27
Candidates for Newport City Council and mayor will square off in an election forum this week.
September 26, 2016 - 3:00pm
September 15, 2016
Two local veterans will receive advocacy award Sept. 11
Two local veterans are being honored for their work in tending to the psychic wounds of their comrades on the home front. Marine Staff Sgt....
Life/arts and entertainment
September 15, 2016 - 1:00pm
September 11, 2016
Healing with others: Minnesota, western Wisconsin crowd gathers to mark Sept. 11 anniversary
"People got to heal," Paul Rode said at the close of a 9/11 memorial event.
September 11, 2016 - 10:23pm