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Residence Inn opens Friday in Woodbury
County candidates speak at forum
Middle Eastern quick serve opens in Woodbury
Minnesota drivers expected to hit more than 42,000 deer
State funds writing program for female offenders
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Boys Soccer: Raptors’ winning streak grows to six games
Girls Soccer: Raptors put weather aside to defeat Roseville
Adapted Soccer: Thunderbolts roll in home opener
A couple of shotgun experts find out what they've been missing in mourning dove hunting
Football: Woodbury's Jalen Morrison gives verbal commitment to UND
Residents rally for Big Truck Day
38th annual Afton Art in the Park in pictures
The gift of writing: Local author recognized, donates books
Belwin Conservancy unveils new look for education center
Kids Glo Run: Neon is back in style
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Real Estate Showcase
July 30, 2012
Grass fed beef: Described by diners as 'the way beef used to taste'
CANNON FALLS - Since 2003, Thousand Hills Cattle Company in Cannon Falls, Minn., has experienced slow and steady growth. That just changed. In...
July 30, 2012 - 12:49pm
July 12, 2012
Book Report: 'Birdseye' look at frozen food, more
Mark Kurlansky astounded the reading world several years ago when he wrote "Cod: A Biography of the Fish that Changed the World." Later he did...
July 12, 2012 - 2:11pm
May 20, 2012
District 833 aims to create student interest in healthy foods
April was "asparagus month" in School District 833 lunchrooms - really. The Nutrition Services department served the green spears topped with parmesan cheese in an effort to increase student interest in eating more fruits and vegetables. Conner Nelson, Grey Cloud Elementary School...
May 20, 2012 - 12:00pm
May 11, 2012
Distrrict 833 holds cake decorating class at East Ridge
Some artists work with paint, while others work with clay, but for some it's frosting. District 833 Community Education is celebrating the...
May 11, 2012 - 8:00am
April 9, 2012
Woodbury school hosts "Peeps" diorama contest
Royal Oaks Elementary celebrated the colors, and the tastes, of springtime last week for its second-annual Peeps diorama contest. The school...
April 9, 2012 - 9:10am
March 28, 2012
Axel's at Prestwick changes name, menu
Prestwick Golf Club is getting rid of the "Axel" name at its restaurant. The business changed its name to David's Chophouse last week when owners of the golf club became sole owners of the restaurant. Former owners of Axel's at Prestwick, who also own Axel's Bonfire, sold their...
March 28, 2012 - 12:00pm
January 20, 2012
Cultivating one colossal cabbage
Austin Hoschka has proven that he has a green thumb. The Woodbury Elementary fourth grader was chosen by the National Bonnie Plants Cabbage...
January 20, 2012 - 12:00pm
January 19, 2012
Slappin' together some sandwiches
It was a morning of sandwich-making on Saturday at East Ridge High School. East Ridge's National Honor Society came together Jan. 14 to make...
January 19, 2012 - 8:00am
January 6, 2012
Update: Contaminant found in Pepin Height's Honeycrisp cider
If you have Pepin Heights' Honeycrisp 100 Percent Fresh Pressed Apple Cider, don't drink it if the "use by" date reads Feb. 9. The Minnesota Department of Agriculture and Pepin Heights Orchards are advising consumers to avoid the cider after department laboratory tests found some...
January 6, 2012 - 3:20pm
November 23, 2011
Returning the food-shelf favor
Woodbury resident John Ethridge made his living working in construction as a large home builder. But four years ago he found himself unable to...
November 23, 2011 - 8:00am
November 4, 2011
Another scoop for Selma's
Minnesota's oldest ice cream shop will be up and running once again this spring - with a family feel. Becky and Paul Nickerson, of Houlton,...
November 4, 2011 - 5:31pm
October 28, 2011
Swirling more wine in Afton
A popular Afton wine bar will be able to house even more wines now that it has expanded. Swirl Wine Bar will be hosting a grand re-opening...
October 28, 2011 - 10:00am
October 26, 2011
Offer accepted on Selma's Ice Cream Parlour
Come this spring, Afton could once again be the spot for ice cream. An offer has been accepted on Selma's Ice Cream Parlour, said Ronn Thomas,...
October 26, 2011 - 10:37am
September 13, 2011
A rum-runner in the making?
Woodbury native Phil Thompson is best known for being a pianist and composer, but he is hoping to add another title to his repertoire -- "rumologist."...
September 13, 2011 - 12:21pm
August 31, 2011
Woodbury makes a 'fair' showing
Every year thousands of people flock to the Minnesota State Fair to see the exhibits and eat some of their favorite foods. But of course, there...
August 31, 2011 - 8:29am