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Change in state criteria causes increase in residential well advisories
Oakdale student wins scholarship in statewide cabbage contest
Minnesota lawmakers plan first hearing inside state prison amid spike in assaults on officers
DFL lawmaker’s bill would put recreational pot on Minnesota’s ballot in 2020
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Girls Hockey: Park wins close game against Woodbury
A Boundary Waters breakthrough: Hudson men release wearable, functional maps
Boys Basketball: East Ridge dominates Park in cross-town rivalry game
Girls Hockey: East Ridge falls to Forest Lake on Tuesday
Wrestling: East Ridge hosts two-day tournament
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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November 19, 2018
Plea deals vs. trials: Driving hard bargains in Minn., Wis. courtrooms
HUDSON — Attorneys on both sides of a high-profile St. Croix County threats case shook hands in late September after delivering impassioned...
November 19, 2018 - 1:29pm
October 18, 2018
WATCH: Work on long-anticipated regional public safety training center begins
COTTAGE GROVE — It's time to hit the ground running — or digging. The East Metro Public Safety Training Facility — formerly...
October 18, 2018 - 6:00am
October 12, 2018
New reporter David Clarey joins RiverTown team
New RiverTown Multimedia reporter David Clarey started his first day with a bang—literally. The Carthage, S.D. (home of a straw bale museum,...
October 12, 2018 - 8:00am
October 9, 2018
South Washington County Sheriff's Office receives grant for new DWI officer
The Minnesota Department of Public Safety has awarded the Washington County Sheriff's Office a grant to fund the salary and benefits for an additional...
October 9, 2018 - 6:00am
September 19, 2018
Park High School fire causes evacuation, minimal damage
COTTAGE GROVE — A fire started in the second-floor bathroom of Park High School led to evacuations and missed classes, but no injuries....
September 19, 2018 - 5:19pm
August 23, 2018
Manning Avenue car fire destroys vehicle
COTTAGE GROVE — An engine fire in the south end of Cottage Grove left a vehicle totaled Aug. 22. According to the Cottage Grove Fire Department,...
August 23, 2018 - 9:21am
July 30, 2018
Updated: Victim named in Mississippi River drowning
COTTAGE GROVE — The Washington County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a drowning that took place in the Mississippi River in Cottage Grove...
July 30, 2018 - 2:20pm
June 12, 2018
One dead in Newport stabbing
A fatal stabbing in Newport early Sunday morning in under investigation by the Washington County Sheriff's Office.
June 12, 2018 - 9:18am
June 11, 2018
June 3 police chase ends on dead end road
COTTAGE GROVE — Lamont Bernard Taylor, 32, is facing charges of vehicle theft and fleeing police stemming from an alleged encounter with...
June 11, 2018 - 1:43pm
June 4, 2018
'The difference between life and death'
ST. PAUL — Nicholas Anderson doesn't know how long he laid on the railroad tracks before help arrived. The Canadian Pacific Rail employee...
June 4, 2018 - 5:00am
June 1, 2018
Police pursuit ends in barricade in Cottage Grove
A fleeing suspect led police on a chase through Cottage Grove resulting in two damaged squad cars and SWAT team barricade on Granada Avenue Friday...
June 1, 2018 - 10:47pm
May 30, 2018
Bonding bill includes HERO Center in Cottage Grove
The HERO Center finally made it off the Governor's desk with a signature. The HERO (Health and Emergency Response Occupations) Center was included...
May 30, 2018 - 5:06pm
May 24, 2018
Photos: An arresting visit for Public Safety Open House
WOODBURY — Woodbury Public Safety opened its doors to the public for its Public Safety Open House May 19, attended in droves by residents....
May 24, 2018 - 1:15pm
May 17, 2018
Charges: Minnesota man charged 111 customers for snow removal in 9 states, didn't show up
Customer complaints led to criminal charges May 8 for a 31-year-old Minnesota man accused of bilking the elderly out of snow-removal payments in Minnesota, Wisconsin and seven other states. The Wisconsin justice department announced five theft charges — two felonies and three...
May 17, 2018 - 10:43am
March 14, 2018
Hoppe enters sheriff's race to challenge Starry
The 2018 Washington County Sheriff election is starting to heat up, with Paul Hoppe entering the race to challenge current Sheriff Dan Starry...
March 14, 2018 - 9:11am