Sheriff: Illegally Dumped Brush May Have Caused Train DerailmentAuthorities believe they know what caused a train to derail in eastern Minnesota last week.
Union Pacific Train Derails Along St. Croix RiverSeveral cars of a Union Pacific train derailed along the St. Croix River early Tuesday morning. According to the Union Pacific Railroad, around 2 a.m. seven empty cars derailed near Bayport following reports of debris on the track.
Deputies Investigate Suspicious Death In BayportThe Washington County Sheriff's Office is investigating a suspicious death Tuesday in Bayfield.
Crews Work To Keep St. Croix River Flowing To Help With Bridge ConstructionArea lakes and rivers are beginning to freeze over as cold air finally moves in. But workers on the St. Croix River aren't too happy about that. Construction crews are working to keep the water moving so they can keep working on the new St. Croix Crossing.
Andersen To Add 300 Jobs In $45M ExpansionAmerica's largest window and door maker is getting even bigger. Andersen Windows announced Monday a major expansion in Minnesota. The company just opened its newest manufacturing facility in Bayport.
Bayport Man Seriously Injured In Crash While Fleeing PoliceA Bayport man suffered life-threatening injuries Friday morning after crashing into a car and then a concrete wall while being pursued by police in Wisconsin. The Wisconsin Department of Transportation says 48-year-old John Walter Halfmann did not stop when North Hudson police officers attempted to pull him over on northbound WIS 35 on suspicion of drunk driving just before 11 a.m.
Police: Snowmobiler Dies After Hitting Open WaterA snowmobiler went underwater just off Point Road in Bayport, Minn., Saturday morning and his condition is unknown at this time, police say.
Cottage Grove Man Charged Over Bar Fight DeathThe Washington County Attorney’s Office has charged a Cottage Grove man over the death of a Bayport man whom he assaulted in a bar fight.
Fire Prompts Building Evacuation In BayportA fire in Bayport, Minn. has prompted an evacuation of a building Tuesday morning, according to authorities.
Sheriff: Boater In Bayport Died From DrowningA man found dead in the St. Croix River near Bayport on Saturday drowned while fishing, according to the Washington County Sheriff’s Office.
Man Found Dead In St. Croix River IdentifiedSheriff's officials say the man found dead in the St. Croix River in Washington County was from White Bear Lake.
Police: 1 Dead, 2 Injured In Washington Co. CrashA two-car crash left a 71-year-old man dead and two others injured Sunday in Washington County, police said.