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Trump attorney Michael Cohen withdraws libel lawsuits over Russia dossier
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February 20, 2018
State settles for $850M in 3M lawsuit
MINNEAPOLIS — Just before the trial between Minnesota and 3M Corp was set to start more than seven years after its original filing, the...
February 20, 2018 - 7:26pm
February 1, 2018
Jury convicts Minn. man for murdering his wife in 'most complex case I've ever tried'
COTTAGE GROVE, Minn. — A Cottage Grove man was convicted late Wednesday, Jan. 31, of first-degree murder in the 2016 death of his wife....
February 1, 2018 - 1:51pm
January 23, 2018
Minn. church elder's trial over poisoning, shooting of wife gets under way
STILLWATER, Minn.— Washington County prosecutors allege a Cottage Grove man spent months plotting his wife's murder by attempting to hire...
January 23, 2018 - 6:14pm
December 4, 2017
Amid sexual misconduct allegations, state Sen. Dan Schoen formally resigns, wants to stay a Cottage Grove cop
ST. PAUL — Dan Schoen is ready to turn in his Washington County lawmaker credentials, but not his gun and badge. Faced with allegations of...
December 4, 2017 - 6:12pm
November 9, 2017
Sexual harassment allegations erupt at Minnesota Capitol
ST. PAUL—The national phenomenon of women alleging sexual harassment by men in power erupted in the Minnesota Capitol Thursday, following...
November 9, 2017 - 10:15pm
Minn. city pulls police officer, a lawmaker accused of harassment, from policing duties, plans internal inquiry
COTTAGE GROVE, Minn. State Sen. Dan Schoen has been taken off the streets as a Cottage Grove police officer for the foreseeable future amid sexual...
November 9, 2017 - 1:47pm
October 18, 2017
Mississippi River shoreline golf course for sale after owner sexually harasses workers
COTTAGE GROVE, Minn.—A Cottage Grove golf course may go out of business, months after a judge ruled that its owner sexually harassed employees....
October 18, 2017 - 8:48pm
August 29, 2017
Southeastern Twin Cities metro birders treated to a year of rarities
COTTAGE GROVE, Minn.—Two rare birds with heavy rounded beaks and a hue brighter than a blue jay have made their home in scrubland at the...
August 29, 2017 - 10:55am
August 15, 2017
Sports radio's Jeff Dubay charged with felony assault of Cottage Grove woman
STILLWATER, Minn. — Former Twin Cities sports-radio personality Jeff Dubay, who has previously run afoul of the law for methamphetamine...
August 15, 2017 - 7:55pm
June 8, 2017
Dozens of Chipotle locations in region hacked with credit card stealing malware
WOODBURY, Minn.—Chipotle restaurants announced that a cyber security flaw allowed hackers to gain access to customer credit card data at...
June 8, 2017 - 6:23pm
March 29, 2017
Prosecutors: 'Uber' of sex trafficking rings busted in Twin Cities; also stretched into ND
COTTAGE GROVE, Minn. -- In a Twin Cites’ suburb townhouse less than a half-mile from a Cottage Grove elementary school there was a brothel...
March 29, 2017 - 5:39pm
March 28, 2017
Driver avoids serious injury when vehicle plunges into drainage pond in Minn.
COTTAGE GROVE, Minn. -- Police said a Woodbury man avoided serious injuries when he drove a vehicle over an embankment and into a drainage pond...
March 28, 2017 - 4:36pm
March 24, 2017
Grand jury indicts Allwine on first-degree murder
STILLWATER, Minn. — A Washington County grand jury indicted a Cottage Grove man for premeditated first-degree murder in his wife's death...
March 24, 2017 - 3:31pm
March 13, 2017
Former Minn. pastor pleads guilty in federal child porn case
COTTAGE GROVE, Minn. — The former pastor of a Cottage Grove church pleaded guilty in federal court last week to distribution of child...
March 13, 2017 - 2:47pm
March 3, 2017
Minn. high school staff bitten, injured in sprawling student melee
COTTAGE GROVE, Minn. -- A 15-year-old high school student student was arrested for assault and other charges for allegedly shoving, punching...
March 3, 2017 - 12:44pm