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Judge dismisses TIF case
Ward to retire from MN House after 2018 session
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East Ridge third-graders win championship at Hastings
Boys' hockey roundup: Raptors pick up SEC win vs. Stillwater
Claugherty's hat trick leads Raptors past Royals
Girls' hockey: Offensive mindset starts to pay off for Wolfpack
Eagles felled by last-second shot
St. Paul Park church to hold artisan fair
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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TOWN OF GREY CLOUD ISLAND: 1/26/18 Public Test of Voting Equip.
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Croix Chordsmen want to serenade your Valentine
Hotel and restaurant eyed for century-old riverside factory in Hastings
Cottage Grover's online apparel business supports animal non-profits
Twin Cities-based pizza joint declares itself home of 'Minnesota-style' pizza
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January 11, 2018
Freeze warning: Tips for preventing frozen pipes
A streak of subzero temperatures has given plumber Keith Nelson about as much frozen pipe repair as he can handle. “I’m ready for a break,”...
January 11, 2018 - 8:20pm
Cottage Grove police reports: Dumped tires; multiple thefts
A Minneapolis woman put her phone down on the counter at Holiday, 8101 Hadley Ave., Dec. 15 and when she returned it was missing. Loss: $920....
January 11, 2018 - 8:00pm
Officials grapple with increasing reports of coyote sightings
Tracy Reitman has listened to coyote calls just about every night for more than a decade. She grew accustomed to the sounds of wildlife, including...
January 11, 2018 - 1:20pm
News Briefs: Karla Bigham takes over as County Board chair; New police officer hired
Washington County Karla Bigham takes over as County Board chair Washington County commissioner Karla Bigham was elected 2018 chair of the board at the Jan. 2 meeting. "I want to say thanks for the opportunity to be board chair," Bigham said. "I know we rotate.... But I look forward...
January 11, 2018 - 12:36pm
Now accepting: Primrose School open for spring semester class, childcare
The school let its first students in for class and childcare Dec. 26 and has been continually enrolling since. They accept children from infant...
January 11, 2018 - 10:45am
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
Warm this afternoon, but snow is in the forecast
Temperatures could climb to as high as the mid-40s Wednesday, Jan. 10, but snow and freezing weather is back in the forecast. The National Weather...
January 10, 2018 - 12:15pm
Minn. roundup: Study: Minn. second best state to raise a family; Brainerd man charged with shooting three cats
Study: Minn. second best state to raise a family ST. PAUL — As far as family friendliness goes, Minnesota is near the top in the nation,...
January 10, 2018 - 10:00am
Newport considers supported apartment development
Zumbro House has made a preliminary proposal for a supported-living apartment building on the north end of the city. The company is looking at...
January 10, 2018 - 8:30am
January 9, 2018
Minnesota family's horrific crash in Iowa leads to an outpouring of love
ST. PAUL—When Eric Buck drove past the scene of a multi-vehicle crash on Interstate 380 near Waterloo, Iowa, last month, he asked his children...
January 9, 2018 - 9:44pm
Work begins on St. Paul ice palace
ST. PAUL -- It’s official. A ceremonial groundbreaking Tuesday morning, Jan. 9, marked the start of the 2018 St. Paul Winter Carnival Ice...
January 9, 2018 - 8:35pm
City of Newport condemns Opinion Brewing building
Newport's Opinion Brewing Co. building was condemned by the city Jan. 1. The city had given them a six month temporary certificate of occupancy...
January 9, 2018 - 6:14pm
St. Paul Park City Council swears in final new member
After filling in gaps with appointments and elections, the St. Paul Park City Council has taken a new shape in the new year. Newly-elected member...
January 9, 2018 - 2:39pm
School Board members sworn in, officers elected
The first School Board meeting of 2018 for South Washington County Schools took place Thursday, Jan. 4 at the District Service Center in Cottage...
January 9, 2018 - 2:04pm
January 8, 2018
Winter roads on both sides of the river
Sharing a border, roads and thousands of residents passing in between, Wisconsin and Minnesota often experience similar weather in the winter,...
January 8, 2018 - 10:52am