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April 6, 2018
Karin McCarthy accepted a donations at Cottage Grove City Council meetings on behalf of the Cottage Grove Public Safety Board. She had to step down from her role as board president when she was appointed to become a 10th Judicial District judge. Katie Nelson / RiverTown Multimedia file photo
McCarthy tapped for 10th Judicial District
April 6, 2018 - 4:00pm
April 5, 2018
Countywide unit deploys during protests: Sheriff’s Office, 8 police departments partner for mobile field force
April 5, 2018 - 10:45am
April 4, 2018
MPCA officials say the plume, containing PFCs, is stable and not causing a rapid increase in PFC levels. Courtesy of the Minnesota Department of Health
Lake Elmo's well closure not a sign of things to come
April 4, 2018 - 6:25pm
Over 6 inches of snow fell on south Washington County Monday and Tuesday, but few drivers fell victim to the slippery roads. Katie Nelson / RiverTown Multimedia
Six-inch springtime snowfall does little to slow south Washington drivers
April 4, 2018 - 5:37pm
The East Ridge Robotic Ominous Raptors, or  ERRORS, competed as part of a three-team alliance at the North Star Regional Tournament at the University of Minnesota March 28-31. East Ridge co-captain, Iaong Lor (front row, fourth from right) received the Dean’s List Finalist award for her efforts on improving the team, starting local robotics middle school teams and being the robot driver this year. 
Submitted photo by Bill Driscoll
Tough break: East Ridge robotics team thwarted by unintentional foul
April 4, 2018 - 9:18am
April 3, 2018
Char Whitbred Hemmingson, standing with St. Paul Park fire chief Kurk Lee, is given the firefighter of the year award by Rep. Keith Franke, R-St. Paul Park. Photo courtesy of Sandi Dingle
'Fire in our blood:' Honorary firefighter Char Whitbred-Hemmingson named Firefighter of the Year
April 3, 2018 - 5:25pm
April 2, 2018
Minnesota suicide crisis hotline needs funding, or it will close in May
April 2, 2018 - 7:00am
March 31, 2018
Newport police reports: Vehicle pursuit; stolen water heater
March 31, 2018 - 8:45pm
Cottage Grove police reports: Suspicious activity; theft
March 31, 2018 - 12:00pm
March 30, 2018
Working groups proposed for $850 million 3M settlement
March 30, 2018 - 12:31pm
Minnesota Pollution Control Agency Assistant Commissioner Kirk Koudelka and Rep. Tony Jurgens, R-Cottage Grove, discuss Jurgens' bill in the House Environment Finance Committee March 20. Courtesy of Minnesota House Photography
East metro reps take on 3M settlement
March 30, 2018 - 6:00am
March 29, 2018
Minnesota state Sen. Mark Johnson of East Grand Forks on Thursday night, March 29, tells a Senate committee about legislation that would force some people who receive goverment-funded medical care to get jobs. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Deep divisions surface in Minnesota Senate over Medicaid work requirement
March 29, 2018 - 9:10pm
Craig Woolery pitches the HERO (health and emergency response occupations) Center during a Legislative bonding tour last fall. Katie Nelson / RiverTown Multimedia
Woolery departs after 34 years
March 29, 2018 - 8:00pm
Cottage Grove City Hall. File photo
Cottage Grove's ordinance changes crack down on service animals, pet species
March 29, 2018 - 2:26pm
The eastern leg of Ravine Parkway, between Jamaica Avenue and Keats Avenue, will be under construction starting this spring. Courtesy of the city of Cottage Grove
City Ravine Parkway project moves ahead
March 29, 2018 - 12:43pm
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