A dive team is currently in a recovery mission as they search the St. Croix River for a Lake Elmo teen who went under water early Monday evening.
A Cottage Grove, Minn. woman has been charged with having sex with a teenage boy she used to babysit.
A court appearance is set for Monday for a Brooklyn Park man charged with kidnapping his wife and embarking on a dramatic six to seven hour ride of terror before getting arrested in Washington County.
Lightning struck two separate Oakdale homes on Saturday, sparking fires in both.
The man suspected of assaulting a Washington County Sheriff’s deputy last Thursday is now behind bars.
A businessman from the Stillwater area says he is seeking the Democratic endorsement to challenge U.S. Rep. Michele Bachmann in November.
A scary and potentially deadly situation was avoided after a boom truck got tangled up in some live power lines Wednesday morning.
Never does chocolate get as much attention as it does right now — the days leading up to Valentine’s Day.
For former Army ranger Hector Matascastillo the stresses of 13 military deployments finally took a toll. On Jan. 24, 2004, Matascastillo suffered a horrible flashback at his Lakeville home.
A South St. Paul man has pleaded guilty to assaulting a then 6-week-old child, breaking nearly all of the infant’s ribs.
The Washington County Library System is starting off 2012 with three fewer branches, and the six remaining library branches are now closed two days a week to save money.
A Stillwater DWI attorney found himself in jail early Friday morning after being arrested for allegedly drinking and driving, authorities said.
A cost-saving service that helps Minnesotans pay their traffic tickets and other citations by phone has now logged over 1 million calls.
A six-hour standoff ended shortly before midnight in Newport.
In a sign that schools are looking for even more ways to shave expenses, Stillwater Area Schools started meeting this fall with the city of Stillwater and Washington County to find ways to share services and equipment, local leaders said.
A two-car crash left a 71-year-old man dead and two others injured Sunday in Washington County, police said.
A South St. Paul man has been charged with assault for breaking nearly all of an infant’s ribs after fighting with the baby’s mother.
Police were involved in a standoff with an armed man in St. Paul Park Tuesday morning.
The Minnesota Department of Agriculture is warning of noxious weeds in Washington County.
Sheriff’s officials in Washington County were not sure how many drugs they’d collect with their latest drug “take back” campaign. The answer is, a lot.
Three people were rescued late Saturday night after the boat they were traveling in started sinking.
Officials in the eastern part of the Twin Cities metro are counting their blessings Monday that there were no major reports of damage in Washington County due to severe weather.
The Minnesota State Lottery says a Gopher 5 ticket worth more than half a million dollars was sold in Washington County — and has not been claimed.
A Washington County Grand Jury has cleared four law enforcement officers in the fatal shooting of a suspect last summer.