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Victim ID’d In Cottage Grove Strip Mall Shooting

Police are trying to figure out why Chevel Richard chased down his wife and shot her to death before taking his own life.

10/26/2012

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47-Year-Old Pedestrian Killed In Mahtomedi

A 47-year-old woman from Willernie, Minn., is dead after getting hit by a vehicle Friday night, police say.

10/06/2012

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Arson Suspected In Lake Elmo House Fire

Authorities are investigating a house fire in Lake Elmo Wednesday morning that was believed to be set intentionally.

08/29/2012

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Authorities Investigating Gas Leak At Stillwater Prison

Authorities said the gas leak happened at the Stillwater prison between buildings Friday morning when contractors digging in the area to replace concrete hit a natural gas line.

08/10/2012

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Man, 22, Killed In Lake Elmo Crash

Authorities say one person is dead after a single car crash in Lake Elmo Wednesday morning. Police said the crash happened at about 3:12 a.m. on the 3000 block of Lake Elmo Avenue North.

08/01/2012

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Police ID 2 Arrested In Washington Co. Burglary

Police have identified the two people arrested for allegedly pulling a gun on a man Monday morning during a burglary in Baytown Township.

06/26/2012

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Police: 2 Arrested After Pulling Gun On Man In Washington Co. Burglary

Police arrested two people Monday after a man interrupted a burglary in Baytown Township.

06/25/2012

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Fire Prompts Building Evacuation In Bayport

A fire in Bayport, Minn. has prompted an evacuation of a building Tuesday morning, according to authorities.

06/19/2012

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1-Year-Old Critically Hurt In Washington County Crash

A 1-year-old child is in critical condition at a hospital and three others suffered minor injuries after a one car crash near Woodbury Monday afternoon, according to the Minnesota State Patrol.

05/08/2012

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Police Seek Man After Sheriff’s Deputy Assaulted In Stillwater

Officers are investigating after a man reportedly assaulted a Washington County sheriff’s deputy Thursday evening.

04/06/2012

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Sheriff: Boater In Bayport Died From Drowning

A man found dead in the St. Croix River near Bayport on Saturday drowned while fishing, according to the Washington County Sheriff’s Office.

04/04/2012

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Suspect Arrested In Newport After Domestic Assault

One suspect is in custody and a victim of an alleged kidnapping was turned over to police early Saturday morning in Newport, authorities said.

11/19/2011

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Man, 72, Killed In Washington County Fatal Accident

A 72-year-old man was killed Sunday morning after a crash in West Lakeland Township, according to the Washington County Sheriff’s Office.

10/02/2011

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Man Found Face Down, Rescued From Lake Elmo

A man is recovering at Regions Hospital after friends he was swimming with found him floating on Lake Elmo early Saturday morning.

07/09/2011

New Information in Students' Deaths

Authorities have released the names of two Oak-Land Junior High School students found dead of gunshot wounds in a Washington County park Tuesday night.

10/13/2010

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