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Volleyball: East Ridge, New Life Academy win in advance to tournament weekend
Girls Soccer: Woodbury, East Ridge improve its records on Tuesday
East Ridge boys basketball prepares for a busy couple months of college visits
Boys Soccer: New Life Academy wins Tuesday, Park falls to Roseville
Girls Soccer: New Life earns close victory, East Ridge ties Eagan
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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City of Woodbury Public Hearing - 2017 CAPER September 26, 2018
Minnesota's unemployment rate drops to 19-year low
Minnesota's uninsured rate rose in 2017
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August 30, 2018
Vikings wide receiver faces theft, domestic assault charges in Dakota County
A Minnesota Vikings football player is facing a felony theft charge and a domestic violence charge stemming from an Aug. 28 confrontation at...
August 30, 2018 - 2:33pm
August 29, 2018
Charges: Loose pig leads to discovery of mistreated animals near Farmington
A St. Paul woman faces a felony mistreatment of animals charge and 12 misdemeanor stemming from the May 9 search of a residence in Castle Rock...
August 29, 2018 - 4:32pm
June 13, 2018
Library system announces poetry winners
Dakota County Library, in partnership with the Dakota County Library Foundation, announced the results of its annual poetry contest. More than...
June 13, 2018 - 9:56am
June 8, 2018
Editorial: Support a community and celebrate together
Cheese and chili, milk and strawberries, rivers and water skis. Music, street dances, craft fairs and food. The annual festival march through...
June 8, 2018 - 5:00am
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
February 26, 2018
An overwhelming demand: Lack of mental health facilities is critical
Far from a new issue, law enforcement and mental illness have become increasingly more entangled since state governments began to close their...
February 26, 2018 - 6:00pm
January 10, 2018
Mental health drugs carry a cost for Minnesota jails
A surge in the number people with mental health problems continues to strain to county jails, and in Goodhue County, the cost of managing their...
January 10, 2018 - 3:00pm
December 7, 2017
'Small Sums' add up: Organization supplies homeless workers with job essentials
Small items can make a big difference when it comes to getting out of homelessness. "Being homeless is expensive and exhaustive," said Terre...
December 7, 2017 - 6:27pm
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
Mendota Heights shooting suspect arrested in Blaine
A suspected murderer who evaded authorities for three days was arrested in Blaine Monday night, authorities said. Lucifer Vincent Nguyen, 44...
August 1, 2017 - 11:22am
July 10, 2017
Hampton crash killed Woodbury woman
A Woodbury woman died following a crash on Highway 52 near Hampton Saturday, July 8. Fern Elaine Marty, 77, was killed when her vehicle entered...
July 10, 2017 - 11:54am
June 23, 2017
Teen driver crash rates remain above average in Minnesota and Wisconsin
With the deadliest stretch of vehicle crashes beginning in the summer months, officials are raising concerns about teenage drivers who will soon...
June 23, 2017 - 7:00am
May 10, 2017
Rosemount woman accused of stealing thousands in senior party funds
A Rosemount woman tasked with handling funds for a Dakota County school’s senior party allegedly funneled more than $4,300 from the group’s...
May 10, 2017 - 2:49pm
May 3, 2017
ACLU sues Dakota County sheriff over DNA collection
The American Civil Liberties Union of Minnesota filed suit against Dakota County Sheriff Tim Leslie to prevent DNA sample collections from a...
May 3, 2017 - 4:09pm
January 31, 2017
Minnesota roundup: Pedestrian fatally hit on state highway in Burnsville; Sheriff says random bullet entered his daughter's bedroom
BURNSVILLE, Minn.—The Minnesota State Patrol reported that a pedestrian was struck and killed Sunday night in Burnsville. A Dodge Ram heading west on Minnesota 13 struck and killed a man as he was running south across traffic near Washburn Avenue in Burnsville at 9:19 p.m.,...
January 31, 2017 - 11:43am