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Cottage Grove man sentenced for raping teen girl in Woodbury
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Three Raptors sign letters of intent
East Ridge, Woodbury, Park individuals qualify for state
Volleyball: Eagles soar to fifth at state
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Woodbury athletes sign Letters of Intent
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
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This close: Rotary clubs observe World Polio Day as disease nears eradication
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Letters: Minnesota could lead on health care; Referendum needed for our kids
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August 15, 2017
Charges: DNA match helps crack North Hudson copper theft
Authorities said DNA evidence linked two Woodbury men to a 2015 burglary where more than $76,000 worth of copper wire was stolen from a North Hudson railroad construction site. On Wednesday, Aug. 9, St. Croix County prosecutors filed charges against those men and two others also suspected...
August 15, 2017 - 11:34am
August 11, 2017
Accused labor trafficker sentenced in Washington County; scheduled for federal sentencing
A Woodbury woman will spend one year in prison before her deportation back to China for holding her maid captive and routinely subjecting her...
August 11, 2017 - 4:55pm
August 10, 2017
'Justice' in store: Lawmaker pushes back against Walmart program
Not everyone stopped for a crime at the nation's largest retailer enters the criminal justice system. First-time nonviolent shoplifters at Walmart...
August 10, 2017 - 4:30pm
August 9, 2017
Minnesota budget commissioner to host Woodbury town hall event today
Community members with feedback about how Minnesota could invest funds in the future are invited to a town hall-style event with Management and...
August 9, 2017 - 11:45am
August 3, 2017
Organized offensive: Law enforcement, retailers combat retail crime
When shoppers drive the Walmart parking lot, they're usually after one thing: empty spaces. Jordan Ziebarth scouts for the exact opposite. The...
August 3, 2017 - 4:30pm
Woodbury police reports: 'golf' vandalism; suspicious bird chirping
A 62-year-old Woodbury woman reported at 12:40 p.m. July 20 that her neighbor, a 51-year-old man, rubbed his genitals against her while she was...
August 3, 2017 - 2:38pm
While doing yard work, unsuspecting firefighter encounters a wanted murder suspect
LAKE ELMO, Minn. — Thomas Hilpisch wasn't scheduled to work as a St. Paul firefighter on Saturday morning, so he was doing yard work at...
August 3, 2017 - 9:02am
August 1, 2017
Authorities arrest homicide suspect; Nguyen captured late July 31 in Blaine
A New Hope man accused of fatally shooting a Maplewood woman at her Mendota Heights workplace is in custody after evading authorities for three...
August 1, 2017 - 11:32am
July 31, 2017
Brother of man acquitted in 1992 Minnesota child abduction-murder case sentenced for sex abuse of minor
The brother of a man acquitted in the highly publicized 1992 disappearance of a 5-year-old Inver Grove Heights girl faces 18 months in prison...
July 31, 2017 - 2:40pm
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 29, 2017
Police reports: Stolen electronics, suspicious vehicle
Burglary A 56-year-old Woodbury man reported at 6:46 p.m. June 18 that his television was missing from his living room when he came home for the evening. There was no forced entry of his home on the 1700 block of Donegal Drive, but the garage door was open. The man told police that...
July 29, 2017 - 12:00pm
July 28, 2017
Woodbury man sentenced for domestic assault; burglary, sexual assault charges dismissed
A Woodbury man will serve 90 days work release for a felony domestic assault charge after he was accused in February of forcefully entering...
July 28, 2017 - 12:12pm
July 27, 2017
Fines to increase in Minn. for failing to stop for school buses
ST. PAUL -- Fines will increase Aug. 1 in Minnesota for drivers who fail to stop for a school bus with activated lights and the crossing arm...
July 27, 2017 - 10:42am
July 26, 2017
Analysis: Police called disproportionately to Walmart stores
In the years leading up to 2014, police calls for service to retailers in Cottage Grove mainly came from two stores — Target and Kohl’s....
July 26, 2017 - 3:30pm
Woodbury cop named a 'DWI enforcer all-star'
A Woodbury police officer has been recognized for his drunken driving enforcement. AJ Veenendall was named a "DWI Enforcer All-Star" by the Minnesota...
July 26, 2017 - 8:53am