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January 19, 2018
Christine Swedell described her family's grief as decades passed without answers to what happened to her sister, Susan, who disappeared 30 years ago. Maureen McMullen / RiverTown Multimedia
Cold case unit renews 30-year search for missing Lake Elmo woman
January 19, 2018 - 2:34pm
January 16, 2018
Stephen Allwine
Allwine jury selection begins
January 16, 2018 - 3:25pm
Narcan saves lives: Local officers carry reverse overdose drug
January 16, 2018 - 7:49am
January 12, 2018
Two suspects clad in hoodies and face coverings robbed a Kwik Trip store on Elm Street in Farmington Tuesday, Jan. 9. Farmington police Facebook photo.
Police seeking information on Farmington armed robbery
January 12, 2018 - 10:57am
January 11, 2018
Susan Swedell (left) is shown in a photo taken about a month before she went missing on Jan. 19, 1988. A police sketch (right), drawn by an artist working for the Washington County Sheriff's Office, was created on Oct. 13, 1998, based on a description given to investigators by the gas-station attendant who was the last to see Susan Swedell, 19, of Lake Elmo, on Jan. 19, 1988.  Courtesy of the Washington County Sheriff's Office
Questions remain, tips surge 30 years after Minn. teen goes missing in blizzard
January 11, 2018 - 12:25pm
January 10, 2018
The Goodhue County Adult Detention Center. File photo
Mental health drugs carry a cost for Minnesota jails
January 10, 2018 - 3:00pm
January 6, 2018
Newport public safety reports: Thefts, distrubances
January 6, 2018 - 8:00pm
January 2, 2018
Kathy Woxland, victim services coordinator with the Washington County Attorney's Office, helped consult Citizens Against Sex Trafficking, a new organization led by Oakdale resident John Larson. Maureen McMullen / Rivertown Multimedia
Group seeks to empower community to tackle human trafficking
January 2, 2018 - 8:59am
December 29, 2017
Charges: Man held woman's head under water before assaulting her
December 29, 2017 - 4:35pm
December 27, 2017
Spike in crime? Woodbury police say alerts may distort public's perception of local crime rates
December 27, 2017 - 5:00pm
December 22, 2017
Ricky Arlen Turner Jr.
Accused leader of 'large-scale' sex trafficking operation receives 14 years in prison
December 22, 2017 - 11:18am
December 21, 2017
Melanie Parkin
Prison for South St. Paul woman who robbed Woodbury pharmacy
December 21, 2017 - 7:49am
December 19, 2017
Woodbury man jailed for child pornography possession
December 19, 2017 - 5:06pm
Vern Jason Mouelle, 23, of Brooklyn Park, Minn., was arrested Tuesday, Jan. 24, 2017, in Mounds View in connection with the murder of Senicha Marie Lessman, 25, of Eagan. Mouelle was convicted Dec. 18 for the murder of Lessman and her unborn child. Courtesy photo / Dakota County Sheriff's Office
2 life sentences for Minn. man who murdered woman, unborn child
December 19, 2017 - 11:14am
December 11, 2017
Woodbury police seeking information about weekend home break-in
December 11, 2017 - 10:24am
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