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MN Department of Education Releases 2016 MCA Scores
Crime & Accident Report
If the shoe fits, paint it: Sisters create custom shoes in Bemidji
Bemidji introduces charging stations for electric cars
Angels’ rally falls short in upset loss at Regions
Kate Smith in the field at Resorters
The smell of football is in the air
DL Pro Gal golf tourney results
Royals win DL Major League championship
Young Life Triathlon: Rock the Beach 5K, Kids Run part of the action
Saying goodbye to the old and hello to the new
These s’mores can be made any time of year
Jorgenson piano students end season with recital, awards
Social Secuirty: Thank you for last 31 years… and goodbye
Friends & Neighbors
‘Bait boys’ take over Quality Bait and Tackle
Encouraging good spending
MN property tax refund filing tips
Tips on insurance and storm damage claims
Former patrons buy Bleachers
Crazy Daze returns to Detroit Lakes Aug. 9
August is National Immunization Awareness Month!
Mannheim Steamroller is coming to Bemidji Nov. 23
Bluestem extends summer concert series into October
‘Annie Get Your Gun’ has strong native presence
Darla Rae Fisher
Julie Ann Stewart
Timothy J. Karsnia
Dean W. Sanders
Ban smoking in rental housing
Here’s how drug law will help
Letter: What’s gone wrong? America has lost its way over the past 60 years
Kudos to Minnesota’s improving credit rating
Wind power destabilizing power grid
Lakes are full, but too warm for muskie
Franklin, Lizzie, Loon won’t get muskies
‘A series of unfortunate events’ in the outdoors
Northwest MN Fishing Report
Northland Outdoors TV goes in search of monster trout
Becker County Fair Premium List
Celebrating Solstice at Richwood Winery
June Summer Scene
Biking becoming bigger with area trails
Get out and golf
March 27, 2015
One dead in fire at Woodbury senior living facility
WOODBURY, Minn. -- An elderly man is dead after a fire in his seniors community apartment early Friday in the Twin Cities suburb of Woodbury. Firefighters...
March 27, 2015 - 11:46am
June 25, 2014
Minnesota Burger King workers accused of using customer’s card to buy TV
WOODBURY, Minn. -- A pair of Woodbury Burger King workers apparently wanted it their way, according to criminal charges. Prechez Ariane Natira Anderson and Deantre Rickey-Rene Squalls are accused of using their jobs at the fast food restaurant as a ploy to steal a customer’s...
June 25, 2014 - 7:57am
June 23, 2014
Woodbury robbery attempt ends with fatal self-inflicted gunshot
WOODBURY, Minn. -- A deadly robbery attempt Saturday morning in Woodbury might have ended differently, were it not for the presence of a Woodbury patrol officer and an alert worker. According to Woodbury police, an armed man tried to rob Johnson Jewelers in a Radio Drive shopping...
June 23, 2014 - 10:22am
June 4, 2014
Man charged with barricading woman in house, raping her
STILLWATER, Minn. -- A Woodbury man has been charged with barricading a woman inside his house for two days and beating and raping her. Police were called at 1:15 a.m. May 18 to a home in the 300 block of Leeward Trail, where they found a woman with injuries to her face and bruises...
June 4, 2014 - 8:12am
February 26, 2014
Woman in theft ring banned from Target stores for 10 years
STILLWATER, Minn. - A Woodbury woman convicted of participating in a theft ring will be prohibited from entering Target stores for 10 years as part of a criminal sentence. Kristi Jean Hambleton, 24, was sentenced Feb. 6 in Washington County District Court to 10 years of probation...
February 26, 2014 - 8:12am
January 22, 2014
Man accused of running over pedestrian in road-rage case
WOODBURY, Minn. - A suspected case of road rage led to a motorist running over a pedestrian at a busy Woodbury intersection, Washington County prosecutors say. Christopher Phillip Gisch, 29, of Eagan, was charged with one count of third-degree assault and two counts of criminal...
January 22, 2014 - 8:27am
January 15, 2014
Arrests follow ‘suspicious’ death of Woodbury teen
WOODBURY, Minn. -- Woodbury police are investigating the death of a 17-year-old Woodbury girl. Woodbury Public Safety spokeswoman Michelle Okada said the girl was found unresponsive at a home Saturday morning and was taken to Regions Hospital in St. Paul, where she was pronounced...
January 15, 2014 - 11:00pm
January 7, 2014
United Arab Emirates to release Minnesota man jailed for video
WOODBURY, Minn. -- A former Woodbury man who was jailed overseas for posting a comedic YouTube video will be released this week, U.S. officials said Tuesday. Shezanne “Shez” Cassim’s parody, “Ultimate Combat System: Deadly Satwa Gs,” landed him in a maximum security prison...
January 7, 2014 - 8:52pm
December 18, 2013
Officers shut down I-494 in Woodbury during 'significant arrest'
WOODBURY, Minn. - A body armor-wearing man brandishing a gun was arrested Tuesday during a morning rush-hour traffic stop that temporarily shut down freeway traffic in Woodbury, authorities said. Officers from multiple agencies conducted the arrest, on Interstate 494. Ramsey County...
December 18, 2013 - 1:30pm
December 11, 2013
Minnesota man accused of fleecing insurance company for $25,000 ring is arrested
STILLWATER, Minn. -- A Woodbury man suspected of swindling an insurance company out of more than $25,000 was arrested Nov. 27 at the Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport. A special agent with the state’s Department of Commerce Fraud Bureau arrested Alberto Jose Marzan,...
December 11, 2013 - 8:26am
October 9, 2013
Man sentenced in Woodbury hostage, rape case
WOODBURY, Minn. -- A man who sexually assaulted several teenage girls while holding them and others at gunpoint last year received a 36-year sentence Monday. Demetrius Santreell Ballinger must serve at least 24 years in prison for the standoff at the Woodbury Red Roof Inn in August...
October 9, 2013 - 9:30am
September 26, 2013
Bull shot to death after traffic rampage
WOODBURY, Minn. -- A 2,000-pound bull sprung loose from a trailer taking it to market Wednesday morning and rampaged through rush hour traffic in Woodbury. Police, joined by farmers who had transported the bull, tried to to corral the animal while it stormed around. Michelle...
September 26, 2013 - 8:38am