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Philharmonic convergence: Minnesota Orchestra performs at East Ridge High School
Police: Stranger asked young girl for Cottage Grove home's garage door code
Colorful weekend headed to Afton
Cottage Grove watering ban cuts deep into city revenue, water usage
A gathering of machines: Robots converge on East Ridge High School for tournament
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Football: Academy Force drops home game against Mound Westonka
Football: Park drops rematch with Apple Valley
Football: East Ridge holds off Roseville for a win on homecoming
Girls' swimming and diving: Wolfpack have season's best meet vs. Raptors
Versatile Majewski commits to Miami
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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Letter: Jason Lewis is dangerous, not protesters
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May 13, 2017
Washington County Sheriff prompted Forest Lake to reverse itself on getting rid of police force
FOREST LAKE, Minn.—It didn't take Washington County Sheriff Dan Starry long to make his decision. After watching the Forest Lake City Council vote to disband the city's police department on Monday night, sitting through lengthy public comments at the Washington County Board...
May 13, 2017 - 2:00pm
May 11, 2017
Illinois men admit to smuggling cigarettes over MN-WI border
Two Illinois men accused of transporting the largest load of untaxed tobacco in Minnesota history have pleaded guilty to felony smuggling charges....
May 11, 2017 - 9:34am
May 10, 2017
Starry sworn in as sheriff
Dan Starry was sworn in May 2 as the new Washington County Sheriff. Tenth Judicial District Judge Gregory G. Galler administered the oath while...
May 10, 2017 - 3:43pm
May 8, 2017
Former East Ridge High School principal Aaron Harper pleads guilty to theft
A former principal of East Ridge High School in Woodbury has pleaded guilty to felony theft for misusing school funds to make personal purchases....
May 8, 2017 - 2:32pm
May 4, 2017
Construction to close section of 70th Street this month
It’s closing time. 70th Street, we’re talking to you. This month, a section of the county road between Hinton Avenue and the Highway 61 interchange will shut down to through traffic for at least two months. Crews will resurface the road and upgrade trails, traffic signals, shoulders...
May 4, 2017 - 5:07pm
A fond farewell: Hutton steps down after 10 years as sheriff
Washington County officials bid farewell to Sheriff William Hutton last week as he stepped down to take a job as executive director of the Minnesota...
May 4, 2017 - 10:00am
April 28, 2017
Afton to create habitat for endangered bee species
The city of Afton plans create new habitats for an endangered bee species, amid concerns the city's downtown construction project could have...
April 28, 2017 - 11:25am
April 25, 2017
Lund: Newport TIF district illegal; Mayor’s comments conflict with city position
Mayor Dan Lund's opposition to the Washington County Community Development Agency-run TIF (tax increment financing) district is in the forefront...
April 25, 2017 - 4:00pm
April 8, 2017
Viewpoint: Busy construction season ahead for south Washington County
Building and repairing Washington County infrastructure is a core component of county government. There will be four major infrastructure projects...
April 8, 2017 - 7:00am
April 6, 2017
Minnesota roundup: Charges filed in crash that killed pregnant passenger in Washington County
ST. PAUL—A 21-year-old man has been charged with a misdemeanor in connection with a crash last year that killed a 20-year-old mother who...
April 6, 2017 - 9:12am
March 26, 2017
Viewpoint: Research highlights importance of water conservation
There's a problem brewing beneath our feet in Washington County.
March 26, 2017 - 7:00am
March 15, 2017
By the book: Park Grove Library holds three-day sale
The Park Grove Library held a three-day book sale over the weekend.
March 15, 2017 - 3:32pm
March 13, 2017
Transit board's breakup delayed by Dakota County objections
Washington County is caught in the middle of a messy divorce.
March 13, 2017 - 3:13pm
March 8, 2017
St. Croix County veterinarian sentenced in Minn. sex-trafficking case
A western Wisconsin veterinarian accused of shuttling unwitting sex workers was sentenced Wednesday in Minnesota to prison on two felonies, including...
March 8, 2017 - 2:04pm
March 6, 2017
Washington County Sheriff Bill Hutton will step down to lead state sheriffs' group
Washington County Sheriff Bill Hutton will step down midterm to be the next executive director of the Minnesota Sheriffs’ Association.
March 6, 2017 - 4:53pm