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Man arrested in Afton in possible hostage situation
Charges: Burglars admit to arson, spray painting, thefts
Woodbury drinking water OK, city says
Charges: Woman has drugs in purse during 96 mph rush-hour traffic stop
Minnesota hands out $25 million to launch pre-kindergarten programs
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State's top skaters compete in Woodbury
Girls soccer: Raptors knock off No. 9 Eastview
Girls tennis: Woodbury loses to state champs in first match
Girls tennis: East Ridge beats Henry Sibley 6-1
East Ridge bowling club to hold info session at Pinz
Dogs and ducks: Kids learn life lessons in theater camp
What to do at Woodbury Days
Hope Glen Farm unveils treehouse suite
Woodbury Days medallion has been found
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April 25, 2016
Polling location changes approved by council
Woodbury residents in three precincts will have to cast their ballots in new polling locations this year. During the April 13 meeting, the Woodbury...
April 25, 2016 - 12:00am
April 21, 2016
County Board proclaims April as Child Abuse and Neglect Prevention Month
The Washington County Board of Commissioners proclaimed April as Child Abuse and Neglect Prevention Month April 5. National Child Abuse Prevention...
April 21, 2016 - 12:55am
April 20, 2016
County Board proclaims April as National County Government Month
The Washington County Board of Commissioners proclaimed April as National County Government Month April 5 in appreciation of county government...
April 20, 2016 - 12:00pm
Candidates for special election file May 17-31
Candidate filings for the Washington County Board of Commissioners special election will occur from May 17-31. If more than two candidates file,...
April 20, 2016 - 12:50am
County libraries take part in Money Smart Week
Need to get a little cash wise or dollar smart? The Washington County Library system can help. This year, Washington County Library System is...
April 20, 2016 - 12:29am
April 19, 2016
$20M in bonds goes toward road, parks, tech projects
$20M in bonds goes toward road, parks, tech projects The Washington County Board of Commissioners approved awarding the sale of $20 million in...
April 19, 2016 - 12:00pm
April 18, 2016
911 dispatchers receive recognition from county
The Washington County 911 public safety dispatchers were recognized by the County Board April 5 in honor of National Safety Telecommunicators...
April 18, 2016 - 12:00pm
April 16, 2016
Commissioners try to keep handle on 2017 tax levy increase
Just three months after approving the 2016 budget and tax levy, the Washington County Board of Commissioners and county staff are already getting...
April 16, 2016 - 12:10am
April 15, 2016
City of Woodbury will launch new website this year
Finding City of Woodbury information online should be a little easier in about six months because come September, the city will launch a new...
April 15, 2016 - 12:59am
April 12, 2016
Signing up to serve
Afton City Council had a reason to be thankful last week. During its March 15 meeting City Council made a number of appointments to city commissions and committees. "We appreciate your willingness to serve," Mayor Dick Bend said. City Council made appointments to both the Afton Planning...
April 12, 2016 - 12:44am
April 10, 2016
$162,000 to combat aquatic invasive species
Washington County has allocated $162,670 in grant funds to combat aquatic invasive species in county waters, but whether county officials will...
April 10, 2016 - 12:33am
Carver Lake Park gets a facelift this spring
One of Woodbury's oldest — and most popular — parks is getting a facelift, of sorts, this spring. Work at Carver Lake Park started...
April 10, 2016 - 12:00am
April 6, 2016
Commissioners talk labor negotiations strategy
Commissioners talk labor negotiations strategy The Washington County Board of Commissioners met in a closed session March 22 to discuss strategy...
April 6, 2016 - 10:00pm
County administrator gets glowing remarks from board of commissioners
To say the Washington County Board of Commissioners is pleased with the performance of County Administrator Molly O'Rourke may well be an understatement....
April 6, 2016 - 1:18pm
March 30, 2016
Real ID gag rule nears an end at the state legislature
Minnesota is almost to the point where key state officials can begin talking about complying with federal identification card standards. The state Senate voted 63-2 last week to lift a 2009 law that prevented Public Safety Department officials from even discussing upgrading Minnesota...
March 30, 2016 - 7:31am