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East Ridge wrestling parents back Everson
City Council: 4 police officers sworn in, HERO Center business plan approved
Minnesota lawmakers worry about mistakes in rush to pass state budget, special session planned for Friday
Walz signs plan to make drug companies pay for fallout of opioid epidemic into law
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Boys Lacrosse: East Ridge wins three straight games
Softball: East Ridge advances to winner's bracket championship game
Baseball: Woodbury close out the regular season with a win
Girls Golf: Woodbury, East Ridge end the regular season
Girls Lacrosse: Woodbury falls to Mounds View
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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Xcel plans to be coal-free by 2030
Forum Communications to purchase Rochester newspaper
Edward Jones Ranks Highest in Investor Satisfaction
Forum Communications head elected to news industry advocacy board
Local Financial Advisor Honored for Performance
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Marsha Rae Kveton
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Timothy E. Simon
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Clara Rose Rowell
Happy Golden Birthday, Rio Vera!
Tina Folch for House Representative
Editorial: Some memories vets shouldn't have to bear
Editorial: An answer to teens' 20% e-cig usage: Tobacco 21
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crime and courts
October 26, 2018
Thompson sentenced to probation in porn case
STILLWATER — A Cottage Grove man was sentenced for felony possession of pornographic material this summer. Alexander Henry Thompson, 20,...
October 26, 2018 - 6:00pm
August 30, 2018
Wis. man accused of soliciting prostitution in Woodbury gym
WOODBURY — A Hayward, Wis. man accused of attempting to hire a minor for prostitution had his initial hearing in Washington County District...
August 30, 2018 - 10:00am
August 29, 2018
Mound man sentenced for soliciting prostitution from minors
STILLWATER — A 26-year-old Mound, Minn. man was sentenced in Washington County District Court last week for electronic communication describing sexual conduct with a minor. Christopher Allen Boder was sentenced to one year in jail, two years probation and a $3,000 fine. According...
August 29, 2018 - 10:27am
August 24, 2018
Woman charged for theft using GoFundMe-type website
A Woodbury woman is facing charges for stealing money last year using a fundraising website similar to GoFundMe. Kaitlyn Marie Hugo, 24, is facing...
August 24, 2018 - 5:00pm
August 14, 2018
Charges: Man filmed child porn in Woodbury
WOODBURY — An Eden Prairie man is facing two felony counts of filming pornographic images of minors. According to the criminal complaint:...
August 14, 2018 - 1:25pm
March 15, 2018
Mouchka sentenced for assaulting child
STILLWATER — A Woodbury man has been sentenced for 10 years in prison for sexually assaulting a child younger than 13. A Washington County...
March 15, 2018 - 6:00am
March 9, 2018
Charges: Former clinic employee forged painkiller prescriptions
A Granite Falls woman accused of forging more than 100 prescriptions for painkillers allegedly told police she did so while working at a Woodbury...
March 9, 2018 - 2:16pm
March 8, 2018
Woman charged in Woodbury shooting
A Mounds View woman has been charged in connection with a shooting that injured one Woodbury resident last weekend. Courtney Janice Dixon, 27,...
March 8, 2018 - 10:03am
Charges: Man attempted break-in, hid handgun in snow
WOODBURY — A 24-year-old man allegedly attempted to conceal a loaded handgun in deep snow when Woodbury police arrested him on suspicion...
March 8, 2018 - 6:10am
March 6, 2018
One injured, another apprehended in Woodbury weekend shooting
Woodbury police are investigating a shooting that caused an injury Sunday evening. One person is in police custody and a victim is in the hospital...
March 6, 2018 - 11:05am
February 28, 2018
Sheriff's Office Citizens Academy applications due today
Today is the deadline to register for the upcoming Washington County Sheriff's Office Citizens Academy starting March 29. This eight-week course offers citizens a behind-the-scenes glimpse at emergency dispatch, sheriff deputies, correctional officers and support staff's daily operations....
February 28, 2018 - 4:13pm
February 14, 2018
Woodbury sex trafficking sting yields charges against 18 people
An investigation targeting child sex trafficking over Super Bowl week led to charges against 18 people arrested in Woodbury. The arrests stemmed...
February 14, 2018 - 3:19pm
February 7, 2018
Sex Trafficking Task Force arrests at least three men in Super Bowl sting
A weeklong investigation targeting patrons of child sex trafficking led to at least three arrests in Woodbury the week of Super Bowl. Authorities...
February 7, 2018 - 9:21am
February 2, 2018
Allwine receives life sentence for killing wife, staging suicide
A Cottage Grove man has been sentenced to life in prison for killing his wife following a failed murder-for-hire plot. A Washington County jury...
February 2, 2018 - 1:56pm
Minn. roundup: Super Bowl Live employee offered VIP tickets in exchange for sex with teens; Blaze destroys 3 barns, kills 22 calves
Super Bowl Live employee offered VIP tickets in exchange for sex with teens ST PAUL—A Missouri man in town to work at Super Bowl Live is accused of offering two VIP tickets to the event in exchange for sex with a pair of teens. Justin Beard, 33, of Branson, Mo., was charged...
February 2, 2018 - 1:49pm