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County taps transportation kitty
Woodbury City Council candidates answer questions on Gold Line, aquifers, pollinators
Minnesota roundup: Searchers looking for missing canoeist on Leech Lake; Woman who didn't trust banks loses $224,000 life savings in home theft
Speaker demands health insurance action or will ask Dayton to resign
UPDATE: Freeway crash involved Hudson motorist, semi, third vehicle
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
Family fall festival at King of Kings
Zywiec's 'Haunting Experience'
Harbor Church: Harvest Fest party Oct. 31
Paranormal investigators explain ghost hunting
'The Good Pig' author makes appearance at Woodbury library
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Norman M. Lorentzsen, 99
Gary Carlton, 63
Jean Ekern, 91
John N. DeMorest, 54
Mary E. Edwards, 75
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July 30, 2012
UPDATE: I-94 crash fatal for two teens; victims all from New Richmond
Two New Richmond, Wis. teenagers -- ages 16 and 17 -- died Monday afternoon as the result of injuries suffered when their 2000 Dodge Durango struck the rear a flatbed semi-rig that had slowed in heavy eastbound traffic about 1:20 p.m. In a news released issued at 5:33 a.m. Tuesday,...
July 30, 2012 - 2:39pm
July 9, 2012
Oakdale resident, businessman Nasseff killed in Wisconsin motorcycle crash
A motorcycle crash near Amery, Wis., Saturday afternoon claimed the life an Oakdale man whose father is a well-known philanthropist and the name behind the John Nasseff Heart Center and Nasseff Neuroscience Center, associated with United Hospital in St. Paul. Polk County authorities...
July 9, 2012 - 4:52pm
UPDATE: Driver hospitalized after I-94 semi crash
The driver of a County Concrete truck whose rig overturned on eastbound I-94 early Monday was taken directly from the scene to Regions Hospital...
July 9, 2012 - 9:04am
July 6, 2012
UPDATE: Bicyclist sustains minor injuries in rush hour crash in Woodbury
A bicyclist was hospitalized Friday afternoon with minor injuries after being struck by a vehicle at Queens Drive and Valley Creek Road in Woodbury. The...
July 6, 2012 - 4:57pm
Early morning blaze destroys Afton home (W/VIDEO)
Firefighters suspect a knocked-over candle was responsible for a fire that completely destroyed an Afton home early Friday. No residents or...
July 6, 2012 - 10:50am
June 25, 2012
UPDATE: Construction worker released from hospital with minor injuries
The man who was injured Monday after a section of a construction project collapsed at Liberty Ridge Elementary was not seriously injured. According...
June 25, 2012 - 4:15pm
June 22, 2012
Woodbury man, 47, dies after bicycle ride in Cottage Grove
A Woodbury man died after suffering a heart attack while riding his bicycle in Cottage Grove, according to police. Roger Yonkoski, 47, was riding with a friend near 70th Street and Military Road on June 13 when he stopped because of a medical situation, according to a police report....
June 22, 2012 - 8:11am
June 19, 2012
June 19, 2012: Teen drowns trying to swim the St. Croix River channel at Hudson
An 18-year-old Lake Elmo, Minn., man drowned while trying to swim St. Croix River from the end of Hudson's dike road to the Minnesota shore late...
June 19, 2012 - 6:00pm
June 1, 2012
Woodbury Walgreens open after noxious fumes force temporary closure
A Woodbury store is open again after noxious fumes there forced it to close temporarily earlier this week. Walgreens, 1965 Donegal Drive, was closed for a couple hours on Monday after workers began feeling ill, said manager Kim Huynh. The problem stemmed from issues attempting to...
June 1, 2012 - 8:45am
May 30, 2012
UPDATE: Cause determined in Afton house fire
Reuben Moll sat outside his garage Wednesday, just a few feet from the remains of the place he had called home since 1945. At age 91, the Afton...
May 30, 2012 - 4:07pm
May 29, 2012
Crews respond to Afton house fire
Firefighters from multiple agencies, including Woodbury, responded to a house fire in Afton. According to the Washington County Sheriff's Office,...
May 29, 2012 - 4:20pm
May 21, 2012
UPDATED: Two killed near Prescott were from Stillwater, Minn.
The State Patrol has identified the couple killed in a head-on accident south of Prescott Sunday as Richard E. Skare, 72, and Irene Ruth Skare, 71, both of Stillwater, Minn. The Skares were northbound on Hwy. 35, just north of Pierce County Highway QQ when they collided with a southbound...
May 21, 2012 - 5:52am
May 10, 2012
Woodbury driver admitted smoking incense before fiery wreck, police say
A Woodbury man could face criminal charges after he allegedly admitted to smoking incense prior to driving a car that careened off a Cottage...
crime and courts/News/accidents
May 10, 2012 - 5:09pm
May 9, 2012
Friends remember teen killed in Woodbury crash
Friends of Nicholas Bibeau said the Park High School graduate and former swim team captain was an outgoing role model and hard worker who had...
May 9, 2012 - 11:00am
May 8, 2012
Woodbury crash leaves Cottage Grove baby critical
A 24-year-old Cottage Grove woman and her three children were injured Monday in a Woodbury highway crash. According to the Minnesota State Patrol, Jamie Norris was driving a minivan southbound at 4:24 p.m. on Interstate 494 at Valley Creek Road when she swerved to the right shoulder,...
May 8, 2012 - 10:41am