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Rural areas continue to see higher rates of impaired driving
Impaired in the north country: Chronic drunken drivers plague Minn., Wis. roads
Cottage Grove municipal pool site may be sold, developed
Community solar gardens rise in popularity, except with some neighbors
Cottage Grove police reports: Garage graffiti; Clown sighting
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Girls soccer: Raptors hope best play is ahead
East Metro All-Stars finish second at regional
Cross country: Wolfpack earn top-half finish in Anoka
St. Paul Johnson spoils Academy Force home opener
Girls' tennis: Raptors win home tournament
Cottage Grove family rallies around teen’s cancer fight
Historic home tour planned Sept. 24 in Red Wing
Inhuman being: Woodbury High School grad gets role in Marvel television series
Head injuries and fall sports: How to protect young athletes
Cottage Grove Cemetery association to meet
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State of MN vs Steven Radke in Condemnation
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Letters: Be cynical about GOP claims of public school support; Money, regulations don't solve problems
Letter: Jason Lewis is dangerous, not protesters
Viewpoint: Washington County is open to business
Letter: Wishing Woodbury families and educators a great school year
Letters: Invest in schools; Thanks, Washington County
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August 9, 2017
Full house for Newport's Red Rock Square move-in
All units of the Red Rock Square Apartments, the first multi-family housing built in Newport in 30 years, were filled by new residents Aug. 3...
August 9, 2017 - 9:01am
August 8, 2017
A Night Out to remember: South Washington County parties make public safety accessible
Fifty parties spanned south Washington County Aug. 1 for National Night Out and Night to Unite festivities in Cottage Grove, St. Paul Park and...
August 8, 2017 - 3:15pm
August 5, 2017
Refinery road in St. Paul Park to get a redo
The deep tracks on St. Paul Park Road at the intersection with Summit Avenue will soon be a distant memory. St. Paul Park, Washington County and the St. Paul Park refinery have agreed to split costs for the repairs.
August 5, 2017 - 8:30am
August 1, 2017
Authorities arrest homicide suspect; Nguyen captured late July 31 in Blaine
A New Hope man accused of fatally shooting a Maplewood woman at her Mendota Heights workplace is in custody after evading authorities for three...
August 1, 2017 - 11:32am
July 31, 2017
Brother of man acquitted in 1992 Minnesota child abduction-murder case sentenced for sex abuse of minor
The brother of a man acquitted in the highly publicized 1992 disappearance of a 5-year-old Inver Grove Heights girl faces 18 months in prison...
July 31, 2017 - 2:40pm
Cottage Grove police arrest woman following high-speed chase, crash
A motorist crashed her car in a southeastern Cottage Grove ditch in the early hours of Sunday, July 30 after allegedly leading police in a vehicle...
July 31, 2017 - 2:37pm
July 29, 2017
'Safety is everyone's individual responsibility': Officials discuss water safety following recent drownings
About a half-dozen "NO LIFEGUARD ON DUTY" signs greet beachgoers from the parking lot to the swimming beach at Carver Lake Park. Woodbury Parks...
July 29, 2017 - 8:00am
July 28, 2017
Woodbury man sentenced for domestic assault; burglary, sexual assault charges dismissed
A Woodbury man will serve 90 days work release for a felony domestic assault charge after he was accused in February of forcefully entering...
July 28, 2017 - 12:12pm
July 27, 2017
Hidden among us: Homelessness remains a steady challenge in Washington County
Homelessness isn't always visible but remains persistent in Washington County. The latest statewide survey by the Wilder Foundation shows homeless...
July 27, 2017 - 11:18am
Health care town hall in Cottage Grove shines light on Medicaid recipients
A recent town hall meeting put a personal face on the future of Medicaid in Minnesota. Sen. Dan Schoen, DFL-St. Paul Park, gathered 12 state...
July 27, 2017 - 8:30am
July 20, 2017
County secures $6K for courthouse security
The checkpoint at the Washington County Government Center will undergo safety improvements that Sheriff Dan Starry said will benefit both visitors...
July 20, 2017 - 9:04am
July 14, 2017
Man sentenced to 8 years for sex trafficking in Washington County
A Brooklyn Park man will serve eight years in prison for his role in trafficking two women for commercial sex at a Woodbury hotel. A Washington...
July 14, 2017 - 12:31pm
July 12, 2017
New Richmond man accused of gunpoint kidnapping sentenced
A New Richmond man accused of kidnapping two women at gunpoint will serve three years in prison for kidnapping two women at gunpoint in Afton...
July 12, 2017 - 2:04pm
July 6, 2017
Former commercial driver sentenced for sexual assault
A Washington County district judge sentenced a Brooklyn Park man to one year in prison and 15 years probation for assaulting a Newport woman...
July 6, 2017 - 4:25pm
Carlisle sentenced for trafficking minors
A St. Paul man accused of trafficking two female minors for commercial sex in Washington County was sentenced to 10 years in prison Thursday,...
July 6, 2017 - 2:56pm