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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
October 23, 2017
Viewpoint: Adapting to a changing climate
October 23, 2017 - 8:00am
October 20, 2017
Aug. 1, 2017 courtesy photo of Lucifer Vincent Nguyen. Nguyen, 44, was arrested late Monday July 31, 2017 in Blaine after a three-day manhunt. Nguyen is charged in the fatal shooting of Beverly Cory, 48, of Maplewood, while fleeing authorities following a robbery Saturday July 29 in Mendota Heights. (Courtesy of the Dakota County Sheriff's Office)
Nguyen indicted in Mendota Heights shooting
October 20, 2017 - 4:42pm
Charges: Metal-laden belt used to beat teen in Woodbury
October 20, 2017 - 11:32am
October 14, 2017
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Second Hudson man sentenced for Woodbury trafficking bust
October 14, 2017 - 8:20pm
October 10, 2017
Second man sentenced to probation in minor sex sting in Washington County
October 10, 2017 - 8:45am
October 9, 2017
Alleged theft from car dealership leads police to accused Woodbury burglars
October 9, 2017 - 8:57am
October 6, 2017
Washington County announced their new campaign "Speak Up" Sept. 28. The initiative partners County Public Health with county and law enforcement agencies to offer hotels training on how to recognize sex trafficking victims. Maureen McMullen / Washington County
Washington County launches campaign training hotels to recognize sex trafficking victims
October 6, 2017 - 8:45am
October 3, 2017
The County Board is moving forward with architectural designs for a new Park Grove Library, to be constructed in 2019. RiverTown Multimedia file photo
New Park Grove Library gets architect, construction timeline
October 3, 2017 - 3:43pm
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