Newsbriefs - Oakdale - Lake Elmo Review

Thu
13
Jun

Washington County begins accepting same-sex marriage license applications

Following legislation legalizing same-sex marriage that Gov. Mark Dayton signed into law on May 14, Washington County began accepting same-sex marriage license applications on Thursday, June 6. Licenses will not be issued until Thursday, Aug. 1. Also beginning that day, Minnesota will recognize legal marriages of same-sex couples that took place in other states.

Fri
31
May

Thomas Fox found guilty in Lori Baker murder case


Thomas Fox

A jury has found Thomas Fox guilty of killing Lori Christine Baker in her Oakdale apartment.

Fri
31
May

Jury heads into deliberations for Thomas Fox murder case


Thomas Fox

A jury tasked with reaching a verdict in the trial of Thomas Fox, accused of killing Lori Christine Baker in her Oakdale apartment, has entered into deliberations.

Wed
29
May

Sheriff’s office investigating May 21 Lake Elmo shooting

The Washington County sheriff’s office is currently investigating a shooting that occurred around 8 p.m. Tuesday, May 21, in Lake Elmo.
A motorist called 911 to report that her passenger had been shot near the intersection of state Highway 36 and Highland Trail.

Fri
24
May

Trial begins for Lori Baker murder suspect


Thomas Fox

The trial for the man accused of killing Oakdale resident Lori Christine Baker began last week.

Thu
23
May

Oakdale man charged in connection with Woodbury burglaries

A 30-year-old Oakdale man has been charged in connection with two burglaries in Woodbury after a GPS monitoring device tracked the movements of a vehicle he was allegedly driving.

Wed
22
May

Highway 36 in Lake Elmo reduced to single lane overnight through mid-June

Overnight motorists in both directions on Highway 36 between Interstate 694 and one mile east of Demontreville Trail in Lake Elmo can expect delays until mid-June as the Minnesota Department of Transportation continues to work on shoulder removal and begins construction of a “J-turn” lane.

Thu
16
May

Trial for Lori Baker murder suspect to begin next week


Thomas Fox

The trial for a man accused of killing Oakdale resident Lori Christine Baker is set to begin May 20.

Thu
16
May

Body found in Chisago County confirmed as missing Oakdale woman


Danielle Jelinek

The body of an Oakdale woman who has been missing since December was found last week in Chisago County.

Wed
15
May

Man charged with using stolen credit card after purse theft

A 22-year-old man is accused of using a stolen credit card after a woman’s purse, containing several credit cards, was taken from her vehicle.

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