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Police report: Homecoming bullying, missing children, unknown reason for a car to roll
The hard truth: Students hear grim stories from recovering addicts
Afton approves cluster mailboxes following mail security concerns
Sheriff department's opioid overdose training sees some success in early stages
Courthouse condundrum: Overused facility not a good place for weddings, board hears
crime and courts
MN state parks to be free on day after Thanksgiving
NORTHLAND OUTDOORS: Meet a central Minnesota family whose made its living off wild rice for four generations
Football: Royals upset Raptors in regular season finale
Cross Country: Woodbury’s Romain wins Suburban East title
Woodbury approves co-op girls hockey team
Woodbury Days: Without new leadership, there’s possibility annual event could end
R.H. Stafford Library's 2nd annual Maker Fest
Apples, pumpkins and animals
Woodbury Boy Scout leads makeover of thrift shop entrance
Crossroads Church considers Hastings campus
arts and entertainment
Norman M. Lorentzsen, 99
Gary Carlton, 63
Jean Ekern, 91
John N. DeMorest, 54
Mary E. Edwards, 75
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August 3, 2016
New at county fair this week: autocross
Big shows are the big ticket at the Washington County Fair this week. New in the grandstand is the autocross, put on by Impact Motorsports Promotions...
August 3, 2016 - 11:15am
August 2, 2016
The annual Night to Unite event is on!
The annual Night to Unite event is on. Stonecrest Senior Living residents enjoyed an ice cream social and a 3M Rod & Custom Club car show...
August 2, 2016 - 3:25pm
August 1, 2016
Woodbury Pickleball Club grows membership to 160 and gets new courts
America’s fastest-growing sport is in full swing at Shawnee Park. For years a local organization has been pushing Woodbury Parks and Recreation...
August 1, 2016 - 3:08pm
Live Music at Washington County Fair a mix of old pros, young talent
The chickens have come home to roost. This year’s Washington County Fair features the return of the crowing and egg-laying set -- namely, roosters,...
August 1, 2016 - 9:30am
July 26, 2016
Learned at safety camp: A bunch of cool stuff
Woodbury Parks and Recreation hosted its safety camp for children grades 3-5 last Wednesday and Thursday at Carver Lake Park. Four groups of...
July 26, 2016 - 12:31pm
July 7, 2016
Queen Esther chapter turns 100
The Queen Esther chapter of Eastern Star has been quietly active in south Washington County for 100 years. Known for its huge holiday cookie...
July 7, 2016 - 12:00pm
July 4, 2016
Afton comes fourth on Independence Day celebration
The tiny city of Afton always goes big on America’s birthday. In its 118th annual Fourth of July celebration, thousands of parade-goers stood...
July 4, 2016 - 5:59pm
June 28, 2016
Communities celebrate Fourth of July
Replace n's with zapdingbats. Photos: 062916.N.SWC.July4Events-parade.jpg 062916.CAL.SWC.FourthParadeDave Dahl hdsht.jpg South Washington...
June 28, 2016 - 11:49am
June 27, 2016
A 'berry' good time at Afton's strawberry fest
Recent flooding that put strawberry farmers’ crop at risk and forecasts for thunderstorms didn’t washout Afton’s annual Strawberry Festival...
June 27, 2016 - 9:57am
June 22, 2016
Woodbury runners earn finisher medals in Grandma’s Marathon
More than 80 runners from Woodbury took to the streets of Duluth last Saturday for the 40th annual Grandma's Marathon. Pretty it wasn't: marathoners...
June 22, 2016 - 8:03am
June 21, 2016
Kids learn about nature, archery, kayaking at Camp Carver
Kids learned to kayak and tried their hands at archery at the first week of Camp Carver. And Woodbury Parks and Recreation is just getting started...
June 21, 2016 - 9:44am
June 13, 2016
Relay For Life: Murray, Mosser shave heads for money
Liam Murray looks like he's straight out of "Hitman" the video game. His mother, Sheila, rolls her eyes when he the Lake Middle School student...
June 13, 2016 - 9:36pm
A city of 66,000 built the Bielenberg Sports Center. On behalf of all those neighbors, one person raised the $830,000 needed for the adjacent...
June 13, 2016 - 3:59pm
Dana Millington's $830,000 labor of love opens
Dana Millington has done it. She has emerged from a 12-year odyssey of despair to reach her goal: building an $830,000 playground for children...
June 13, 2016 - 3:58pm
Relay for Life brings out crowds
The threat posed by prowling thunderstorms last Friday night did not stop hundreds of walkers, volunteers, spectators and supporters from turning...
June 13, 2016 - 9:54am