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'We’re going to save a bunch of lives': Opioid response bill makes it out in final hours
New Life Academy names interim head
Walz, legislative leaders strike budget deal, drop gas tax hike
Ellsworth police looking for male suspect in connection with armed robbery
HERO Center plan OK'd; new sign at River Oaks: Cottage Grove City Council briefs
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Boys Lacrosse: East Ridge wins key non-conference game
Baseball: East Ridge, Woodbury start the week with wins
Boys Tennis: East Ridge loses close match to Eagan in section semifinals
Washington County Parks begins campfire program May 25
Girls Golf: Woodbury, East Ridge, New Life have strong weeks to finish out regular season
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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Summons: Pinetree Pond First Association vs. Shane Hecker
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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
Alice Ann Busch
Timothy E. Simon
Keith G. Sauer
Joan Garrity Clotfelter
Clara Rose Rowell
Happy Golden Birthday, Rio Vera!
Tina Folch for House Representative
Editorial: An answer to teens' 20% e-cig usage: Tobacco 21
Column: Reaching a key educational milestone
Letter: Woodbury welcoming party
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May 16, 2019
HERO Center on track: Cottage Grove, Woodbury councils close to final approval
COTTAGE GROVE — The Health and Emergency Response Occupations (HERO) Center is on track for its scheduled October opening, despite winter...
May 16, 2019 - 3:43pm
January 17, 2019
New Richmond police seek help locating suspect
New Richmond Police Department has asked the public's help to locate a suspect believed to have attacked another man with a boxcutter and fled...
January 17, 2019 - 6:45am
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
May 24, 2018
Minn. plans extra speeding enforcement in July
ST. PAUL -- Minnesota will use extra law enforcement to target speeding motorists July 6-22, the Department of Public Safety announced Thursday,...
May 24, 2018 - 9:51am
May 11, 2018
Cottage Grove man in custody on criminal sexual conduct charges
COTTAGE GROVE — A 34-year-old Cottage Grove man is in custody on two counts of felony first-degree criminal sexual conduct and possessing...
May 11, 2018 - 6:39pm
March 12, 2018
St. Paul Park police opens cold case
ST. PAUL PARK — The. St. Paul Park Police Department has reopened an archived kidnapping and sexual assault case from 1986. An officer...
March 12, 2018 - 6:16am
March 8, 2018
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
February 28, 2018
'Jail is not designed as a mental health facility'
In Polk County, Wis., a man — young by most standards at no more than 23 or 24 — picked up the phone, dialed 911, then sat down on...
February 28, 2018 - 9:27pm
February 26, 2018
Spotlight on mental health: Addressing the issue
Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton in 2016 signed a bill allotting an additional $12 million over two years to the state's Peace Officer Standards and...
February 26, 2018 - 3:16pm
January 19, 2018
New Woodbury officer sworn in
Woodbury Public Safety Director Lee Vague welcomed new police officer Lauren Haefemeyer at the Jan. 10 City Council meeting. Haefemeyer has served...
January 19, 2018 - 7:49am
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 6, 2018
Newport public safety reports: Thefts, distrubances
A pallet jack, dolly and hand tools were taken from a vehicle in the 1600 block of Fourth Avenue Dec. 20. A padlock was removed from the truck...
January 6, 2018 - 8:00pm
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 11, 2017
Woodbury police seeking information about weekend home break-in
Woodbury police are asking for neighbors' help identifying three men suspected in a home break-in over the weekend in the 7000 block of Lydia...
December 11, 2017 - 10:24am
November 3, 2017
Woodbury police reports: Bike stolen after fall; Underage drinking
Woodbury police arrested on 34-year-old woman on active warrants July 31 at the Hudson Road Walmart after loss prevention employees reported...
November 3, 2017 - 12:32pm