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Mississippi River recreation ramps up thanks to task force
Driver arrested in connection with fatal Rosemount crash involving boulder
No Kid Hungry continues to roll through the county
Wheelage tax increase approved: County Board briefs
Citizen-Business Working Group announces member lineup
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From Wolfpack to Bluejay
Sam Mann has always had a passion for soccer
Large crowds expected for the NAFA Nationals
Largest Midwest lacrosse tournament comes to Woodbury
Legion Baseball: Woodbury wins 7-2 over East Ridge
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 NEWPORT: Notice of Filing
CITY OF NEWPORT: 8/2/18 Public Hearing
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Muddy Cow restaurant stampedes into Cottage Grove this fall
Planet Fitness coming to Cottage Grove
Fraser opens in Woodbury
Woodbury Plastic Surgery Joins Fairview Physician Associates Network; Remains an Independent Clinic
Goddard School breaks ground
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Michael Francis Day
Janice and Rodger Pereyra
Tina Folch for House Representative
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Despite Family Threats, Denny McNamara Stood Up For Us
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July 12, 2018
Health briefs: Urgent need at Memorial Blood Centers; Free summer meals app
Local blood bank Memorial Blood Centers is facing a serious challenge in maintaining an adequate supply of blood to meet the needs of hospital...
July 12, 2018 - 12:00pm
July 11, 2018
Newport, Minn. man charged in Hudson fireworks incident
A Minnesota man had gotten off with a fireworks warning on the Fourth of July in Hudson until he allegedly went after the people who called to...
July 11, 2018 - 10:45am
July 3, 2018
Hastings man dies after Wis. trench collapse
A 22-year-old Hastings man died last weekend after a trench collapse in Pierce County. The Pierce County Sheriff’s Office said 22-year-old...
July 3, 2018 - 11:07am
July 2, 2018
Health briefs: Study: Nearly all adolescents have eating, activity or weight-related issues
A new study from the University of Minnesota School of Public Health found that nearly all young people have struggles with eating, activity and weight as they move from adolescence to adulthood.
July 2, 2018 - 9:30am
June 28, 2018
Hot, hot, hot: Heat index Friday could reach 110 degrees
An Excessive Heat Warning has been issued for Friday, June 29, 2018, across parts of southeastern Minnesota and west central Wisconsin.
June 28, 2018 - 3:04pm
Editorial: Time to put a brake on traffic deaths
Three crashes on Wisconsin roads killed five people over the 2018 Memorial Day weekend. Not to be outdone, Minnesota had six deaths in six separate...
June 28, 2018 - 4:00am
June 14, 2018
Study: St. Croix, Washington counties score high on health ranks
Area counties rank in the top five of their respective states based on a variety of health metrics. St. Croix County ranked fifth in Wisconsin while Washington County ranked fourth in Minnesota, according to the America’s Healthiest Places study by financial technology company SmartAsset....
June 14, 2018 - 8:00pm
Final weekend for Nero Wolfe play in Hudson
"The Red Box," by Joseph Goodrich, adapted from the Nero Wolfe mystery novel by Rex Stout, will be performed on Friday and Saturday, June 15...
June 14, 2018 - 6:49pm
June 10, 2018
RiverTown investigates: The aftermath of surviving sexual assault
At 15, K. Coleman was left in the snow on the side of Highway 61 in Cottage Grove, bloody and bruised after being raped by three men. She experienced...
June 10, 2018 - 12:00pm
May 31, 2018
Western Wis. shooting suspects arrested in Rice Lake after 2-state pursuit
The Red Wing man and Ellsworth woman sought in a western Wisconsin shooting case were arrested in Barron County, authorities announced Thursday....
May 31, 2018 - 12:41pm
May 19, 2018
Pierce County Sheriff's blotter: Stolen vehicle; Possible EHS threat
An officer responded to a tree that fell across road and damaged power lines on HIghway 35 in Maiden Rock at 9:21 p.m. May 7. The officer helped...
May 19, 2018 - 8:00pm
May 17, 2018
Charges: Minnesota man charged 111 customers for snow removal in 9 states, didn't show up
Customer complaints led to criminal charges May 8 for a 31-year-old Minnesota man accused of bilking the elderly out of snow-removal payments in Minnesota, Wisconsin and seven other states. The Wisconsin justice department announced five theft charges — two felonies and three...
May 17, 2018 - 10:43am
May 16, 2018
Health brief: Mental Health Month highlights need for crisis services
Crisis services are a critical piece of the mental health system. During Mental Health Month this May, the Minnesota Department of Human Services is highlighting services that get people in crisis the help they need, when they need it. One of 5 Minnesotans face mental illness each...
May 16, 2018 - 11:22am
Area schools delayed Monday morning
Many area schools announced two-hour late starts Monday, April 16 after getting socked with a spring snowstorm over the weekend. Plows are still cleaning up and in some cases, snow is still falling. Schools that will see two-hour delays include (as of 6:20 a.m.):
April 16, 2018 - 8:36am
March 28, 2018
Washington, St. Croix counties earn high marks in health rankings
Area counties ranked highly in their respective states based on more than 30 health-influencing factors and outcomes, according to the ninth...
March 28, 2018 - 9:40am