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Minnesota roundup: Patrol still looking for hit-and-run driver who killed 85 year old woman; Man killed after contacting live wire following crash; plus more state headlines.
Q&A with Washington County Commissioner District 2 candidate Stan Karwoski
Q&A with Washington County Commissioner District 2 candidate Cheryl Anderson
County taps transportation kitty
Woodbury City Council candidates answer questions on Gold Line, aquifers, pollinators
crime and courts
Girls Soccer: Raptors offense can’t connect in state loss to Andover
Volleyball: Eagles cruise past St. Paul Harding
Cross Country: Woodbury runners Holiday, Romain are headed to state
MN state parks to be free on day after Thanksgiving
NORTHLAND OUTDOORS: Meet a central Minnesota family whose made its living off wild rice for four generations
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May 24, 2011
Woodbury woman, 22, killed in crash
A 22-year-old Woodbury woman was killed Monday after a two-vehicle collision in Sherburne County. According to the Minnesota State Patrol, Jessica...
May 24, 2011 - 12:17pm
May 17, 2011
Woodbury man receives rare honor for live-saving actions
When Chuck Krinke watched a lightning bolt strike a Woodbury house last year, he knew he had to go to the scene. By the time the episode was...
May 17, 2011 - 4:44pm
April 25, 2011
Crews respond to 3M fire in Cottage Grove
Area emergency crews were called to help extinguish a fire Monday afternoon on the roof of a manufacturing building at 3M Cottage Grove Center. 3M...
April 25, 2011 - 5:28pm
March 23, 2011
Park batting cage collapses on golfers, causing minor injuries; cage use halted
Park High School temporarily suspended use of two indoor batting cages after three student athletes suffered minor injuries Tuesday when one of the cages collapsed. Three members of the Park boys golf team were in one of the cages in the school gymnasium Tuesday afternoon when it...
March 23, 2011 - 11:55am
March 21, 2011
Edward Jaworski pleads guilty in DWI crash
Edward Jaworski, of Mahtomedi, pleaded guilty to two counts of criminal vehicular operation, one count of DWI, and one count of driving after cancellation in Washington County District Court Monday. During a pre-trial hearing, Jaworski was given the option to either plead guilty...
crime and courts/News/accidents
March 21, 2011 - 1:58pm
Cottage Grove man dies when motorcycle hits cow in Florida
A Cottage Grove man was killed Friday night when the motorcycle he was riding struck a cow on a Florida roadway, according to the Florida Highway Patrol. Maurice Anthony Fugere, 69, was operating a 1995 Harley Davidson on U.S. 41 in Ruskin, southeast of Tampa, when he struck a cow...
February 21, 2011 - 2:00pm
October 20, 2010
Worker rescued in I-94 bridge fall
A worker fell from the I-94 St. Croix River bridge at about 3 p.m. Wednesday and landed on platform running along the bottom of the deck for the westbound lanes. St. Croix EMS & Rescue and the Hudson Fire Department worked for close to two hours to lower a rescue stretcher to the...
October 20, 2010 - 9:54pm
September 17, 2010
Driver in recent DWI crash arrested again
A Mahtomedi man facing felony charges in connection with a crash last month that seriously injured a Woodbury teenager was arrested again for an alcohol violation. Edward Jaworski, 38, was arrested Monday after an alcohol-monitoring ankle bracelet he was wearing as a condition of...
crime and courts/accidents
September 17, 2010 - 10:58am
September 3, 2010
Homes in county evacuated after gas line struck in crash
Some Washington County residents were evacuated late Thursday after a one-vehicle crash caused a gas line to rupture and start on fire. The driver of the vehicle sustained minor injuries, but no one else was reported injured as a result of the incident. According to the Washington...
September 3, 2010 - 8:12am
August 27, 2010
Teen injured in crash completes major surgery
A 17-year-old Woodbury teenager severely injured in a car crash earlier this week came out of a major surgery Thursday "without a hitch," his family said. Sean Fitzpatrick, who was a passenger in a car struck by an alleged drunken driver Sunday night, went through an eight-hour facial...
August 27, 2010 - 9:12am
August 24, 2010
Woodbury teen injured in crash improving
The family of a Woodbury teen severely injured in a Sunday car crash said Tuesday he was showing positive signs of recovery, but faces several...
crime and courts/accidents
August 24, 2010 - 3:46pm
August 23, 2010
Teens injured in crash involving suspected drunken driver
Two teenagers were injured, one critically, after an alleged drunken driver crashed his vehicle Sunday evening at a Woodbury intersection, police said. A 17-year-old male was transported to Regions Hospital in St. Paul with critical injuries, and a 16-year-old female also was transported...
crime and courts/accidents
August 23, 2010 - 4:34pm
August 19, 2010
Missing boater identified as search continues
Authorities on Thursday identified a boater who went missing on Big Marine Lake in northern Washington County. The Washington County Sheriff's Office identified the missing boater as Robert Waters, 64, of Lindstrom, Minn. The sheriff's office was dispatched to the north bay of Big...
August 19, 2010 - 4:22pm