For Nearly 30 Years, Mary Virgin Has Inspired Love For Reading In 3rd-GradersMary Virgin teaches at Cottage Grove Elementary. She takes her students on adventures by instilling in them a love of reading books. It's what makes her an Excellent Educator.
Man Accused Of Nakedly Resisting Police In St. Croix RiverA Twin Cities man is accused of nakedly fighting Wisconsin police officers last month as they tried to pull him out of the St. Croix River for allegedly boating while intoxicated.
Man Charged For Billing Dozens Of Customers For Snow Removal, Never DeliveringA Cottage Grove man is accused of bilking dozens of elderly customers for services never rendered, across several states.
Cottage Grove Police Chase Ends In Garage StandoffA police chase through Cottage Grove Friday afternoon ended with a standoff inside of a residential garage.
Cottage Grove Man Accused Of Theft In Alleged Snow Removal ScamA Minnesota man is facing criminal charges in Wisconsin after authorities say he never delivered on promised snow removal services for dozens of victims, many of them age 60 or older.
Fire Leaves Cottage Grove Home Heavily DamagedA Cottage Grove family safely escaped a fire at their home overnight.
Police Seek Suspect In Cottage Grove Domestic SituationCottage Grove police say they are looking for a suspect after a man possibly armed inside a residence was making threats Monday.
Hypothermia Determined As Cause Of Death Of Lake Elmo WomanPreliminary autopsy results show a missing Lake Elmo woman whose body was found in Cottage Grove died of hypothermia.
Stephen Allwine Found Guilty Of Wife's MurderA jury has found a Cottage Grove man guilty in the shooting death of his wife.
Sen. Schoen, Rep. Cornish To Resign Amid Harassment AccusationsA Democratic Minnesota state Senator and a Republican Representative will resign amid allegations from several women that they sexually harassed them.
Cottage Grove Sen. Schoen's Lawyer: He Doesn’t Appear To Be ResigningA Minnesota State Senator who faces multiple allegations of sexual harassment has retained a lawyer to defend against a potential forthcoming ethics investigation.
DFL Senator, GOP Rep. Face Harassment AllegationsTwo Minnesota politicians are facing sexual harassment allegations.
School District Accidentally Emails Out Student Info For ThousandsThe email to parents was supposed to contain only their own children's transportation information for the upcoming school year.
Cottage Grove Youth Pastor Sentenced To 12 Years For Child PornographyA former youth pastor from Cottage Grove is sentenced to more than 12 years in prison for distribution of child pornography.
Cottage Grove Residents Cleaning Up From Latest Severe StormsAlyssa Glover, who moved into her Cottage Grove neighborhood two months ago, woke up to a new landscaping project.