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Police assist with school incident; no injuries reported
Smoothie sailing: Woodbury Elementary students launch Fuel up to Play 60
Early-childhood education money in dispute
Driver rescued after car plunges off Wal-Mart embankment in Cottage Grove
VFW Auxiliary offers scholarship for nursing students
crime and courts
Volleyball: Junior college pays off for Woodbury grad
Girls' Soccer: Bunnell gets his shot as head coach
City unveils preliminary vision for Ojibway Park
Adapted Floor Hockey: Thunderbolts finish fourth at state
Boys' Basketball: MSA basketball season ends on a high note
Woodbury Community Expo steps up a notch on food
The Physics Force: No tricks at Woodbury Community Expo
Not that long ago, Woodbury was Podunk
Family affair: As CBOYZ, brothers sing about the plight of orphans
Men in tights: Dancing Dads will perform at Community Expo
arts and entertainment
ORD 1934 CARDINAL CROSS REZONE
ORD 1933 FAIR HAVEN
COMM EAW WB LAKES THEATER
COMM MTG AAP
SOUTHRIDGE UTILITY AND STREET BIDS
Marven M. Rosen, 84
Bernice E. Law, 81
Neala "Kay" Shager, 73
Charles T. Westling, 85
William E. Richards, 85
VIEWPOINT: Elementary school, neighborhood, YMCA partnering to provide equity at school and home
VIEWPOINT: New report identifies aspects of state tax code that challenge Minnesota's competitiveness
VIEWPOINT: Budget surplus creates opportunity to deliver on Minnesota values
VIEWPOINT: Fiscal restraint; difficult but necessary
Minding our Elders: Can weather and lunar activity affect people living with dementia?
Real Estate Showcase
August 19, 2016
Skating to state
The last — but not least — stop of a seven-suburb circuit, Cottage Grove hosted the final qualifying round for the 3rd Lair Skateboard...
August 19, 2016 - 7:24am
Local dog rescuers turn to other states for homeless dogs
As dog-friendly Minnesota finds it has plenty of support for placing rescued dogs into homes, some animal rescuers are now turning to other states...
August 19, 2016 - 6:00am
August 12, 2016
Local Guns & Hoses event benefits Fallen Officers of Minnesota
During this decade, approximately 185 law enforcement officers across America fall every year in the line of duty leaving those they held dearest to their hearts behind to pick up the pieces. Though a piece of their life will always be missed, Concerns Of Police Survivors (C.O.P.S.)...
August 12, 2016 - 12:01pm
The long haul: Runners in 200-mile Ragnar relay rely on stamina, training and each other
One of the year's biggest and most colorful road shows will pass through South Washington County this weekend. The 11th annual Ragnar Relay...
August 12, 2016 - 5:50am
August 11, 2016
Feathers and fur: 4-H members corral their animal charges
Say this about rabbits: They're quiet. Geese, hens, roosters and ducks? Not so much. The load-in for the poultry and rabbit judging at last...
August 11, 2016 - 12:22pm
August 9, 2016
From car shows to grill-outs, block parties run the gamut on Night To Unite
Night To Unite brought perfect weather and a lot of neighborhood grilling last Tuesday. There were barbecues, bouncy houses, picnicking, meeting...
August 9, 2016 - 2:26pm
Old-time fair: started in Old Cottage Grove in 1871, grounded in Lake Elmo since 1970
Big shows were the big ticket at the Washington County Fair last week. New in the grandstand is the autocross, put on by Impact Motorsports...
August 9, 2016 - 2:15pm
August 8, 2016
Autocross roars into Washington County Fair
Mike Swikla totaled his bright blue Chevrolet Cavalier Friday evening in Lake Elmo. First, it was his back bumper that fell off from getting...
August 8, 2016 - 1:41pm
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