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Massive cash pouring into Minnesota legislative campaigns
Residence Inn opened 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
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Volleyball: Park sweeps rival Woodbury
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
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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June 25, 2015
Missionaries with local ties visit Trinity Presbyterian
Rochelle and Tyler Holm will talk about their mission work in the Central African country of Malawi this Sunday, June 28, at Trinity Presbyterian Church, 2125 Tower Drive in Woodbury. The Holms will spend the morning at Trinity beginning with the worship service at 10 a.m., followed...
June 25, 2015 - 3:23pm
Ronald McDonald House fund-raiser needs supplies
A local fund-raiser for the Ronald McDonald House needs supplies for the 5K and 1K races scheduled for July 25 at the Woodbury High School track. Fellowship Church of Woodbury is asking the public for the following items or a corresponding donation: * four 10-foot-by-10-foot canopy...
June 25, 2015 - 12:56am
June 21, 2015
Pastor retires after 37 years in active ministry
The Rev. Gary Hanson, 65, is retiring this month after serving as pastor at Trinity Presbyterian Church in Woodbury since 2000 as the church’s third called minister. Born and raised in Minneapolis, his first full-time call was as associate pastor at Christ Presbyterian Church...
June 21, 2015 - 5:54pm
April 25, 2015
King of Kings triples food donations
During March, the congregation at King of Kings Lutheran Church in Woodbury held a food drive for the Christian Cupboard Emergency Food Shelf....
April 25, 2015 - 6:15am
March 27, 2015
Easter play adds crowning achievement
New Life Church’s annual Easter production Crown Him had somewhat humbling beginnings. It was in 1989 when the church first brought the gospel...
March 27, 2015 - 3:39pm
March 8, 2015
Crown Him: 25th anniversary of Easter musical
The congregation at New Life Church of Woodbury, 6758 Bailey Road, is preparing for the 25th anniversary season of its Easter musical drama, “Crown Him: My Deliverer is Coming.” Performances are scheduled at 7 p.m. March 27-28 and April 2-3 and at 6 p. m. April 4. Matinees will...
March 8, 2015 - 12:56pm
November 28, 2014
Faith fills gift box effort
Spreading Christmas cheer this time of the year is pretty easy to do. Spreading Christmas cheer halfway around the world, though? That’s a...
November 28, 2014 - 11:41am
July 10, 2014
Creating Cuban leaders
Editor’s note: This is part of a periodic series chronicling how teachers spend their summers. Education and faith are the two most important...
July 10, 2014 - 8:36am
May 1, 2014
Feed My Starving Children leader highlighting Woodbury Area Prayer Breakfast
When Feed My Starving Children was set to send food to Haiti in 2004 during a difficult civil war, somehow the food didn’t leave the shipping...
May 1, 2014 - 8:10am
September 12, 2013
Woodbury Islamic society acquires land in Afton
Members of the Islamic Society of Woodbury-East Metro will be celebrating the acquisition of a land purchase this weekend. The ISW-EM purchased a 30-acre parcel in the 12000 block of Hudson Road in Afton. Kaleel Ahmed, a founder of the local Islamic society, said the purchase went...
September 12, 2013 - 4:56pm
August 5, 2013
Summer trip yields 'rare' opportunity
Performing for audiences comes with the territory for members of Partners in Praise. But the pope? That was a first. The all-girl singing group...
August 5, 2013 - 10:18am
July 29, 2013
Local Muslims celebrate Ramadan
Muslims in the east metro continue to observe the fasting month of Ramadan this week, entering into the last 10 sacred days. During the month,...
July 29, 2013 - 11:42am
June 20, 2013
June 20, 2013 - 11:46am
May 7, 2013
Morning prayer in Woodbury
The annual Woodbury Prayer Breakfast was held Tuesday, May 7, at the Prom Center in Oakdale. The event included keynote speaker Chris Wright,...
May 7, 2013 - 9:37am
March 13, 2013
Woodbury's Pastor Ralph writes book
Pastor Ralph Olsen, a Woodbury resident, hasn't lived the most ordinary life. Olsen grew up in Chicago's inner city in a poor neighborhood....
March 13, 2013 - 8:29am