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County Board approves boost to licensing center staff
East Ridge and Woodbury high schoolers earn distinctions
Students awarded for Pledge to Graduate
Minn. plans extra speeding enforcement in July
Pedestrian struck by 2 light-rail trains in Twin Cities
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Track and Field: East Ridge's Weiss scores double win in SEC track and field meet
Girls Golf: Woodbury's Aayushi Sarkar named SEC individual champion
Baseball: Woodbury earns three wins in three days to close out regular season
Softball: Wolfpack rallies to nip Raptors in the 10th
Baseball: New Life Academy has no trouble in opening round of sectionals
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
Health briefs: Community Conversation gets people talking about mental health
This close: Rotary clubs observe World Polio Day as disease nears eradication
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CITY OF WOODBURY: Public Hearing for Cardinal Crossings Lots
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'Dayton's monkey' to be on display at the Science Museum in St. Paul
St. Paul Park refinery sold with company to Marathon
3rd Act Brewery celebrates groundbreaking in Woodbury
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February 1, 2018
Woodbury man charged after hotel standoff in Minneapolis
MINNEAPOLIS — The Woodbury man arrested Tuesday, Jan. 30, after a 36-hour standoff with police at a hotel on the University of Minnesota...
February 1, 2018 - 7:50pm
Jury convicts Cottage Grove man accused of killing wife
A Cottage Grove man has been convicted of first-degree premeditated murder. Stephen Carl Allwine drugged and shot his wife, Amy Allwine, before...
February 1, 2018 - 11:09am
Sex offender suspected in St. Paul teen's disappearance convicted of kidnapping
A convicted sex offender St. Paul police identified as a person of interest in a nearly 25-year-old missing person case will spend four years...
February 1, 2018 - 8:03am
January 31, 2018
Man sentenced for Cottage Grove overdose
A St. Paul man was sentenced to just over six years in prison on charges stemming from the overdose death of a Cottage Grove woman. Mario Juan...
January 31, 2018 - 11:17am
January 29, 2018
University of Minnesota declares 'public safety emergency' after man holes himself, two others up in hotel room
The University of Minnesota rec center and nearby roads are closed Monday morning for what the U is calling a “public safety emergency.”...
January 29, 2018 - 1:30pm
January 25, 2018
90 days for Woodbury man accused of assaulting 13-year-old
A Woodbury man was sentenced to 90 days of Washington County's Sentence to Service program on charges stemming from the sexual assault of a...
January 25, 2018 - 7:49am
January 23, 2018
Trial begins for Cottage Grove man accused of murdering his wife
STILLWATER — Washington County prosecutors allege a Cottage Grove man spent months plotting his wife's murder rather than divorce her...
January 23, 2018 - 3:12pm
January 17, 2018
Grant funds new sergeant, new task force on sex trafficking
The Washington County Sheriff's Office recently created a new sergeant position to lead ongoing investigation efforts targeting sex trafficking...
January 17, 2018 - 8:55am
January 16, 2018
Allwine jury selection begins
Jury selection for the trial of a Cottage Grove man accused of murdering his wife began today. A grand jury indicted Stephen Allwine, 44, in...
January 16, 2018 - 3:25pm
January 12, 2018
Police seeking information on Farmington armed robbery
Farmington police are asking the public for help identifying two suspects in an armed gas station robbery earlier this week. The robbery happened...
January 12, 2018 - 10:57am
January 2, 2018
Group seeks to empower community to tackle human trafficking
A new citizens' group in Washington County aims to help community members take action against sex trafficking operations in the East Metro....
January 2, 2018 - 8:59am
December 29, 2017
Charges: Man held woman's head under water before assaulting her
A woman told police she feared for her life as a Woodbury man allegedly forced her head underwater and sexually assaulted her at hotel on Christmas...
December 29, 2017 - 4:35pm
December 27, 2017
Spike in crime? Woodbury police say alerts may distort public's perception of local crime rates
Will Hunn hadn't thought much about Woodbury crime since moving her nearly 20 years ago. In the past few months, however, he said crimes like...
December 27, 2017 - 5:00pm
December 22, 2017
Accused leader of 'large-scale' sex trafficking operation receives 14 years in prison
One of two people accused of running a sex trafficking ring out of a Twin Cities suburb was sentenced to 14 years in prison for his role in...
December 22, 2017 - 11:18am
December 21, 2017
Prison for South St. Paul woman who robbed Woodbury pharmacy
A former South St. Paul teacher will serve just under two years in prison for robbing a Woodbury pharmacy earlier this year. A Washington County...
December 21, 2017 - 7:49am