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With improved test scores, Newport Elementary defying expectations for a ‘high poverty school’
Leader of international sex ring that targeted Minn., ND sent to prison
Red Bulls take charge of Middle East task force
Going once, going twice: Unclaimed property auction announced
Minnesota Democrats pick new House Speaker
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Afton Alps to open Friday
Girls Swimming and Diving: Two East Ridge swimmers, two Woodbury divers are state bound
Volleyball: New Life Academy ends season against Mayer-Lutheran at state
Girls Hockey: East Ridge win season opener, Park loses heartbreaker in overtime
Volleyball: New Life heading back to state
2017 story: St. Paul Park church to hold artisan fair
Falteisek to perform in holiday concert in Woodbury
A soldier's journey: Cottage Grove officer, veteran shares story in new cable documentary
New Life Academy musical 'Singin' in the Rain' set to make a splash
A Halloween bash: Cottage Grove Strawberry Fest celebrates with 10th annual parade
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CITY OF COTTAGE GROVE: 12/05/18 Mtg-Capital Improvement Plan Bonds
Certifcate of Assumed Name: Massage by Susie
GREY CLOUD TOWNSHIP: Board of Canvass-Election Results 11/14/18
SOUTH WASHINGTON CO. SCHOOLS: Board Meeting Minutes 11/01/18
CITY OF COTTAGE GROVE: 11/26/18 Planning Comm Mtg: Up North Plastics Inc
After 65 years in Newport, John Bartl Hardware store closing its doors
Marathon takes over St. Paul Park refinery, SuperMom's
Up North Plastics to double its business park footprint
61 Marine and Sports expands again
Ideal Credit Union launches new digital banking platform
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Folch Thanks Supporters
Column: Thank you, veterans
Editorial: Remembering Armistice Day and all veterans
Kuemmel's Corner: Sportsmanship is the key initiative for the Suburban East Conference
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July 2, 2018
In Minnesota, July proves to be deadliest month for drownings
FARGO—As Minnesotans approach the heart of the summer months, especially before the Fourth of July, more get to enjoy the cool rivers and...
July 2, 2018 - 6:06pm
April 17, 2018
April blizzard makes travel dangerous across south Washington County
COTTAGE GROVE — A weekend-long springtime blizzard made travel hairy across the state from the evening of April 13 to the morning commute...
April 17, 2018 - 10:14am
April 4, 2018
Six-inch springtime snowfall does little to slow south Washington drivers
The early April snowfall dropping 6 inches on south Washington County caused over 400 crashes statewide, but only one in Cottage Grove. The State...
April 4, 2018 - 5:37pm
March 16, 2018
Woman pinned under SUV she was operating
A 43-year-old woman is in critical condition after the SUV she was operating rolled on top of her Thursday morning. The accident happened in...
March 16, 2018 - 4:29pm
December 28, 2017
Slippery snowfall creates dangerous commute, Highway 61 traffic crashes pile up
A slick Highway 61 caused at least two dozen crashes during the all-day snowfall Dec. 28. Most crashes caused only minor injuries and minor damage,...
December 28, 2017 - 4:34pm
November 14, 2017
Cottage Grove driver involved in injury crash
RIVER FALLS, Wis. — An Ellsworth woman was hospitalized Thursday, Nov. 9, after a two-vehicle highway crash in rural River Falls. The Pierce...
November 14, 2017 - 5:44pm
October 3, 2017
Minn. roundup: Sex offender case rejected; Minnesota River 'strains under pressure'
WASHINGTON—The U.S. Supreme Court will not hear a Minnesota case challenging a state law that allows sex offenders to remain locked up...
October 3, 2017 - 9:01am
August 22, 2017
Police: Impaired driver crashes car, escapes fire in Cottage Grove
A Woodbury man faces criminal charges after his car crashed in a field near the Cottage Grove Service Center Monday and was destroyed by fir...
August 22, 2017 - 2:23pm
August 2, 2017
UPDATE: Two employees die in private school gas explosion in Minneapolis
MINNEAPOLIS -- Two employees of Minnehaha Academy were killed after a Wednesday morning natural gas explosion tore through the private school's...
August 2, 2017 - 10:45pm
July 31, 2017
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 24, 2017
Police: Motorcyclist hits pedestrian in St. Paul Park
A St. Paul Park man remained hospitalized two weeks after he was struck by a motorcyclist while out for an evening walk with family. Authorities are awaiting blood testing before determining criminal charges in connection with the July 3 crash, police Chief Jessica Billmeyer said....
July 24, 2017 - 10:17am
June 19, 2017
Stillwater woman charged in distracted driving crash that injured teen bicyclist in Woodbury
A 24-year-old Stillwater woman has been charged with misdemeanor careless driving after telling Woodbury police she was looking at her phone...
June 19, 2017 - 8:37pm
June 6, 2017
Minn. roundup: Two 34-year-olds who died in ATV crash in northwest Minnesota identified; Muslim student's school removal subject of complaint
MENTOR, Minn.—The Polk County Sheriff's Office has identified two people killed in an ATV accident Saturday night near Mentor, Minn. Noel William Schmieg, Mentor, and Crystal Rose Scott, Crookston, were pronounced dead at the scene after hitting an approach and being thrown...
June 6, 2017 - 12:06pm
May 15, 2017
Minn. roundup: Two killed following an alcohol-involved crash in northern Minnesota
BUHL, Minn. — Two people were killed following an alcohol-involved two-vehicle collision on U.S. Highway 169 outside Buhl late Saturday. Jason Michael Gates, 26, of Superior, and 7-year-old Snowden Elizabeth Bothwell, of Hibbing, died in the crash, said the Minnesota State Patrol...
May 15, 2017 - 10:23am
May 12, 2017
Police: Distracted driver hit student on bike in Woodbury
Woodbury police said a distracted driver hit a teenager riding his bike to school Friday morning.
May 12, 2017 - 3:20pm