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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
Rural areas continue to see higher rates of impaired driving
Impaired in the north country: Chronic drunken drivers plague Minn., Wis. roads
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Girls' swimming and diving: Wolfpack have season's best meet vs. Raptors
Versatile Majewski commits to Miami
Volleyball: Battle-tested Raptors see benefits of tough schedule
Swimming and diving: Offseason work builds deep East Ridge roster
Girls soccer: Raptors hope best play is ahead
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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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
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September 14, 2017
Afton man's 20-year probation in burglary an 'outlier'
A felony first-degree burglary conviction landed Lawrence Murray Best a sentence of less than a year in jail, but the 54-year-old Afton man will...
September 14, 2017 - 8:00am
September 10, 2017
Viewpoint: Washington County is open to business
Washington County is growing rapidly, with both residents and businesses seeking a home in the county. In Washington County, 86 percent of businesses have fewer than 20 employees, and the county has more than 17,000 self-employed businesses. Many of these small businesses are operated...
September 10, 2017 - 8:00am
September 8, 2017
Updated: Washington County to reopen two Cottage Grove roads ahead of schedule
Drivers, you may exhale now. Washington County project planners are reopening two key roads in Cottage Grove ahead of schedule. September 9,...
September 8, 2017 - 7:27pm
Canine comfort: Inmates and shelter pets find strength in each other at Washington County
Two dogs were admitted to the Washington County jail Aug. 17. Rocket and Nabi, a 20-pound version of a chocolate lab and a fluffy white cotton...
September 8, 2017 - 3:02pm
September 6, 2017
Maubach sentenced to 19 years on sex trafficking charges
A Mahtomedi man faces an 18-year prison sentence after pleading guilty to felony sex trafficking charges involving at least two women. Shaun...
September 6, 2017 - 2:08pm
Roundabout contract awarded for Hinton/70th in Cottage Grove
Planning is set to begin later this year for construction of a roundabout at Hinton Avenue and 70th Street in Cottage Grove.
September 6, 2017 - 8:45am
August 29, 2017
Up with the birds: Washington County birders treated to a year of rarities
An unobtrusive pair of birds with heavy rounded beaks and a hue brighter than a Blue Jay has made its home in scrubland at the edge of Hamlet...
August 29, 2017 - 11:13am
August 28, 2017
Woodbury man sentenced on fourth sex offense
A registered sex offender will serve nearly a 1 1/2-year prison sentence for attempting to solicit a 15-year-old girl for sex using an anonymous...
August 28, 2017 - 4:07pm
August 24, 2017
Harper sentenced for felony theft; 240 hours community service, $7,500 restitution
A former East Ridge High School principal will serve 240 hours of community service and pay South Washington County Schools $7,500 for misusing...
August 24, 2017 - 4:39pm
August 22, 2017
Woodbury man gets two years of probation in minor sex sting
A Woodbury man will serve two years in prison and three months community service after agreeing to pay for sex with a person he believed to be...
August 22, 2017 - 8:45am
August 21, 2017
WATCH: Woodbury squad cars hit during Aug. 11 traffic stop
A Minneapolis man faces criminal charges after the car he was driving struck two Woodbury police cars conducting a traffic stop. Dashboard camera...
August 21, 2017 - 4:16pm
Cottage Grove man charged with seven counts of child pornography
A Cottage Grove man faces seven felony charges of child pornography possession after Cottage Grove police allegedly discovered hundreds of videos...
August 21, 2017 - 10:01am
August 19, 2017
She thought it was normal for a boyfriend to be protective, and a bit jealous. It showed he cared. At first, the Cannon Falls High School senior...
August 19, 2017 - 11:00am
August 16, 2017
Former radio host Dubay charged with assaulting woman in Cottage Grove
Former Twin Cities sports radio host Jeffery Dubay is accused of repeatedly punching a woman and knocking out her tooth during an assault in...
August 16, 2017 - 12:40pm
August 15, 2017
Police: Man dresses as woman to attempt to evade police after Cabela's gun theft
Authorities say a St. Paul man tried to disguise himself as a woman to evade police after stealing a handgun from Cabela's in Woodbury and driving...
August 15, 2017 - 12:01pm