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The former Knox Lumber site comprises about 11 acres of the 25-acre TIF (tax increment financing) district, and is the region was contested in the lawsuit. Forum News Service graphic
Judge dismisses TIF case
3 hours 57 min ago
January 17, 2018
Grant funds new sergeant, new task force on sex trafficking
January 17, 2018 - 8:55am
January 16, 2018
Stephen Allwine
Allwine jury selection begins
January 16, 2018 - 3:25pm
January 10, 2018
The Goodhue County Adult Detention Center. File photo
Mental health drugs carry a cost for Minnesota jails
January 10, 2018 - 3:00pm
January 2, 2018
Kathy Woxland, victim services coordinator with the Washington County Attorney's Office, helped consult Citizens Against Sex Trafficking, a new organization led by Oakdale resident John Larson. Maureen McMullen / Rivertown Multimedia
Group seeks to empower community to tackle human trafficking
January 2, 2018 - 8:59am
December 22, 2017
Ricky Arlen Turner Jr.
Accused leader of 'large-scale' sex trafficking operation receives 14 years in prison
December 22, 2017 - 11:18am
December 19, 2017
Woodbury man jailed for child pornography possession
December 19, 2017 - 5:06pm
December 18, 2017
Washington County, Cottage Grove give legislative agendas
December 18, 2017 - 4:49pm
December 7, 2017
Small Sums Executive Director Terre Thomas holds work shoes Nov. 9, 2017, that are available to homeless clients starting new jobs. The organization’s University Avenue office houses dozens of pairs of work shoes and pants. Michael Brun / RiverTown Multimediaplay button
'Small Sums' add up: Organization supplies homeless workers with job essentials
December 7, 2017 - 6:27pm
December 3, 2017
Washington County Attorney Pete Orput announced a lawsuit against pharmaceutical companies Nov. 30. Other Minnesota counties also are suing. Pictured with Orput are Washington County Commissioner Karla Bigham of Cottage Grove and Washington County Sheriff Dan Starry. Katie Nelson / RiverTown Multimedia play button
Counties to sue opioid manufacturers
December 3, 2017 - 1:25pm
November 27, 2017
Traffic crosses the new bridge on County Highway 75 on Grey Cloud Island. Crews opened the road Oct. 30. William Loeffler / RiverTown Multimedia
Free flowing: County Road 75 open on Grey Cloud Island
November 27, 2017 - 8:45am
November 20, 2017
An early-morning semi truck fire led to lane closures and delays along I-94 near Woodbury Nov. 20. Minnesota Department of Transportation image.
Semi truck fire near Woodbury causes Monday morning delays
November 20, 2017 - 12:13pm
November 13, 2017
Tuberculosis present, non-threatening in Washington County
November 13, 2017 - 4:40pm
November 3, 2017
Washington County Jail sees increase in immigration holds
November 3, 2017 - 8:30am
October 27, 2017
Dan Starry was sworn in May 2 as the new Washington County Sheriff. Tenth Judicial District Judge Gregory G. Galler administered the oath while Starry’s wife Jeanice held the Bible. Submitted photo courtesy of Washington County.
Washington County sheriff announces election bid
October 27, 2017 - 8:30am
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