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McNamara secures GOP endorsement for Minnesota Senate special election
'No one I trust more' than Lt. Gov. Smith in U.S.Senate, Dayton says
Police seek suspect in Cottage Grove strangulation, kidnapping case
Claflin announces bid against Franke for 54A House seat
Four teens arrested for car thefts in Cottage Grove
crime and courts
Math and Science Academy's Wolfgram competes with nation's top runners
Boy's hockey: Park lets Forest Lake slip away with late goal
East Ridge girls basketball struggles at Hastings
Boys' basketball: Raptors romp in home opener
Gymnastics: Raptors soar to a 145.55 in season opener
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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St. Paul Park Ord. 740 2018 Fee Schedule
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Wayne R. Koerner
Doris I. Matter
Marlene P. Olson (Elwell)
Gary J. Klitzke
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Letter to the editor: Distraught by Schoen news, but don't overlook GOP agenda
Letter to the editor: Congrats on School Board victory, and thanks for support
Letters to the editor: Lots of questions remain about BNSF plans
Editorial: Veterans have earned twice the thanks
Viewpoint: With REAL ID extension granted, next fix must be MNLARS
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November 13, 2017
Wis. plow driver spots house on fire, helps owner get to safety
River Falls and other firefighters and emergency responders were sent to the scene of a structure fire near N7521 Highway 65, in the town of...
November 13, 2017 - 2:44pm
November 3, 2017
Soaked volunteers build deck for local veteran
A crew of volunteers didn’t allow a virtual nor’easter keep them from their mission: rebuild a backyard deck at the Cottage Grove home of...
November 3, 2017 - 4:26pm
November 1, 2017
As diversity in Woodbury and Minn. grows, some say inclusion needs work
There's no shade of pink Wenceslaus Muenyi doesn't own. Each time he goes jogging near his Woodbury home, he's sure to wear bright colors. It's...
November 1, 2017 - 3:00pm
Car dealers, owners see vehicle title registrations pile up
Vehicle title registration remains one of the biggest sticking points in the new Minnesota Licensing and Registration System launched in July....
November 1, 2017 - 8:30am
October 25, 2017
Minn. roundup: Minnesotans asked to drop off unneeded drugs during Saturday event; more state headlines
ST. PAUL — About 100 Minnesota law enforcement agencies will accept unneeded prescription drugs Saturday, Oct. 28. "There were more opioid-related...
October 25, 2017 - 1:00pm
October 17, 2017
Minn. roundup: Nikko, North America's oldest snow monkey, dies at Minnesota Zoo; Minneapolis music venue Triple Rock closing
APPLE VALLEY, Minn.—The oldest snow monkey in North America died Sunday at the Minnesota Zoo in Apple Valley. Nikko, a Japanese macaque (commonly referred to as snow monkeys), celebrated his 34th birthday in September, according to a news release issued Monday by zoo officials....
October 17, 2017 - 10:28am
October 13, 2017
Cold weather rule takes effect Oct. 15
MINNEAPOLIS — The Minnesota Cold Weather Rule takes effect Sunday, Oct. 15, and Xcel Energy wants to ensure that residential customers who need assistance paying their energy bills this winter can get help they need. Under the rule, income-eligible customers are protected from...
October 13, 2017 - 2:32pm
October 12, 2017
Missing Hastings woman found in River Falls unharmed
A vulnerable adult missing from Hastings since Oct. 4 was found in River Falls Monday night. The Bureau of Criminal Apprehension said Amanda...
October 12, 2017 - 8:53am
October 6, 2017
Vulnerable Hastings woman, 22, reported missing
Police are asking for the public's help to find a vulnerable Hastings woman who has not been seen for two days. The state Bureau of Criminal...
October 6, 2017 - 2:14pm
October 5, 2017
Area students invited to apply for WESTconsin's scholarship program
WESTconsin Credit Union is offering $1,000 scholarships for up to 13 graduating high school seniors from the class of 2018 as part of their scholarship program. The goal is to award one scholarship in each community served by a WESTconsin office. These areas include Altoona, Amery,...
October 5, 2017 - 9:09pm
October 3, 2017
Minn. roundup: Sex offender case rejected; Minnesota River 'strains under pressure'
WASHINGTON—The U.S. Supreme Court will not hear a Minnesota case challenging a state law that allows sex offenders to remain locked up...
October 3, 2017 - 9:01am
September 27, 2017
At a crossroads: Repeat impaired drivers continue to slip through the system
There’s a difference between losing someone after a long illness and a death that occurs suddenly. Mark and Sue Riley learned that the hard...
September 27, 2017 - 8:45am
September 25, 2017
Minn. roundup: Driver pleads guilty to DWI crash that killed St. Paul singer; more state news stories
MINNEAPOLIS—An Apple Valley, Minn., man has pleaded guilty to killing a St. Paul woman in a car crash after drinking and driving last summer in Minneapolis. Israel Delos Santos, 30, pleaded guilty Friday, Sept. 22, to one count of criminal vehicular homicide—driving with...
September 25, 2017 - 11:05am
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