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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
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Hope Glen Farm unveils treehouse suite
Woodbury Days medallion has been found
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Real Estate Showcase
What to do with Lake Road?
Woodbury officials are considering making changes to the number of lanes along the east-west corridor, Lake Road. Now they just have to figure...
February 27, 2016 - 12:16pm
Council eyes $9 million public works facility
Words like “piecemeal” and “hodgepodge” kept popping up Feb. 17 while the Woodbury City Council toured the city’s parks maintenance...
February 27, 2016 - 12:45am
February 26, 2016
Washington County Library Strategic Plan is approved
Now that the Washington County Library Strategic Plan has been approved, it’s time to move on to addressing the needs of the county’s library...
February 26, 2016 - 12:10am
February 25, 2016
The smoke settles for Woodbury tobacco shop
A sign in the window of the Woodbury Smoke Shop reads, “Coming Soon.” Soon, being 14 months later than originally planned, that is. The Woodbury...
February 25, 2016 - 12:36pm
February 17, 2016
County shares priorities with local legislators
When area lawmakers return to St. Paul next month for the 2016 legislative session, they’ll know exactly what are the top priorities for Washington...
February 17, 2016 - 12:30am
February 15, 2016
Washington County starts planning for Comp Plan update
It always helps to have a plan. And sometimes, coming up with the plan takes a certain amount of … planning. Such is the case in Washington...
February 15, 2016 - 12:02am
February 11, 2016
City seeks input about Central Park
The city of Woodbury is evaluating the services and uses of the community gathering space at Central Park. A short user survey is now available...
February 11, 2016 - 12:52am
February 8, 2016
Grant money goes to children’s, adult crisis response services
Washington County will use of a 2016 Children and Adult Crisis Response Services Grant to support crisis response services. The $222,880 grant...
February 8, 2016 - 12:01am
February 7, 2016
Fenton hosts MNsure listening session
This month, Minnesota state Representative Kelly Fenton, R-Woodbury, will be hosting a listening session in Woodbury, seeking public input on ways to improve Minnesota’s healthcare exchange, MNsure. She will be joined by Rep. Matt Dean, R-Dellwood, chairman of the House Health and...
February 7, 2016 - 12:26pm
February 3, 2016
County Board reaffirms agreement with University of Minnesota Extension Service
The Washington County Board of Commissioners agreed to continue to collaborate with the University of Minnesota Extension Service Jan. 12. The...
February 3, 2016 - 12:51am
February 2, 2016
County renews contract with conservation district to carry out wetland conservation
Washington County will continue to work with the Washington Conservation District, which will perform services to carry out mandates of the Wetland...
February 2, 2016 - 12:51am
February 1, 2016
Council considers allowing up to five liquor licenses
Afton City Council is taking another look at its liquor license ordinance. Council members discussed possible amendments during its Jan. 19...
February 1, 2016 - 12:58am
Commissioners receive assignments to county, regional committees
The Washington County Board of Commissioners made assignments for its members to regional committees and advisory boards. Karla Bigham – whose...
February 1, 2016 - 12:50am
January 31, 2016
Historical society seeks signatures to save barn
The Woodbury Heritage Society is circulating a petition asking the mayor and city council to preserve the historic Miller Barn for at least 48...
January 31, 2016 - 7:35pm
Funding contribution approved
Afton City Council approved funding contribution for the Lower St. Croix Valley Fire District during its Jan. 19 meeting. The city will contribute...
January 31, 2016 - 12:58am