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County development plan targets small business, workforce
Minnesota State Fair announces 31 new foods, 4 new vendors
Going for the gold: Organizing special needs prom nets Woodbury Girl Scout top award
Stillwater woman charged in distracted driving crash that injured teen bicyclist in Woodbury
Slavin, a 'friend and colleague,' remembered in moment of silence
crime and courts
2 years in the making, new jersey unveiled for Wild
Last course Arnold Palmer designed has opening delayed in Minnesota
TPC Twin Cities may land PGA event
Jake Guentzel looks back on a near-perfect rookie season
Baseball: Royals settle for fourth place at state
Home builder helps make a wish
Woodbury THRIVES to hold senior social event
Overcoming fear: Relay for Life of South Washington County raises $130,000
Minister to marry couples aboard Afton's 'Love Float' during Fourth of July Parade
Health column: What role will you play?
arts and entertainment
Woodbury Ord 1938 Rezone
Amend Ord 1937 Alcoholic Bev hours of sale
ASSU Watch God Work
Dancing Waters Master Assoc vs Susan Markoe
Brookview Gardens Homeowners Assoc vs Joyce Kortuem
Mabel M. McLean, 91
Jeanette "Jan" Duraine, 80
Doris E. Garbe, 101
Dvionne "Dee" Claybaugh, 78
Marven M. Rosen, 84
Letters: Voter ID laws not about protecting integrity of vote; Thanks to Fenton for supporting tax relief
Viewpoint: Bipartisan budget a win for families and taxpayers
Letters: City blind to Lake/Pioneer pedestrian dangers; Ineligible voting a concern
Editorial: Three branches of government for good reason
Editorial: You've graduated: Let lifelong learning begin
Real Estate Showcase
November 6, 2016
VIEWPOINT: Increasing opportunities for kids and families everywhere in our state
Viewpoint Last month, more than 837,000 Minnesota students went back to school, including 65,000 kindergartners. For the third year, more than...
November 6, 2016 - 3:27pm
VIEWPOINT: Higher property taxes? Counties blame hidden MNsure costs
Viewpoint By now most Minnesotans realize the Affordable Care Act has drastically increased the cost of health care coverage for many, while...
November 6, 2016 - 2:00pm
October 29, 2016
VIEWPOINT: Educators' promises more than words
Viewpoint This school year marks an exciting time for the South Washington County School District. We have embarked on building a new Oltman...
October 29, 2016 - 9:09am
October 24, 2016
VIEWPOINT: Will county leaders someday embrace the historical society?
History is a record of challenges. There are challenges in business, in personal life and in organizations. The challenges are many, some small...
October 24, 2016 - 7:55am
October 15, 2016
VIEWPOINT: Difficult decisions bring positive changes for kids
"What comes easy won't last. What lasts won't come easy." This is one of many similar quotes I've run across about change that resonates with...
October 15, 2016 - 12:59pm
October 12, 2016
VIEWPOINT: Are selfies in the voting booth illegal?
I have seen several news reports about state laws banning selfies in election polling places. These laws vary state by state and, in some states, it's unclear if selfies are banned. United Press International (UPI) reported on Sept. 14 about a federal action against a law banning...
October 12, 2016 - 9:54am
September 30, 2016
VIEWPOINT: Students demonstrate service-based learning in many ways
September 30, 2016 - 3:22pm
September 28, 2016
VIEWPOINT: Outstanding conservation starts wtih two llamas and a prairie
"For our 25th anniversary — the silver anniversary — we got a doe with silver ears and two baby goats." Becky Vierling smiles as...
September 28, 2016 - 7:09am
September 26, 2016
VIEWPOINT: Get the facts about reverse mortgages
For many senior citizens, their homes are the most valuable asset they own. Some companies market the "reverse mortgage" as a way for seniors...
September 26, 2016 - 12:20pm
September 10, 2016
VIEWPOINT: The cost of the EpiPen price increase
There's a cost that comes with the 450 percent increase in the price of EpiPens. Parents worry that they won't be able to afford their child's...
September 10, 2016 - 2:04pm
September 5, 2016
VIEWPOINT: Assume the positive as new year begins
We are just a few days away from the first day of the school year. As an educator, I love the fall and the start to a new school year. I am...
September 5, 2016 - 6:59pm
VIEWPOINT: Behave in such a way that we don't harm anyone
There has been a lot in the news recently about the idea of negligence. Negligence is a fancy way of saying that someone has fallen below an...
September 5, 2016 - 7:01am
September 3, 2016
VIEWPOINT: Our students are the focus of all we do
The back-to-school hustle and bustle is in full swing. Parents are measuring their kids to see how many sizes they've grown, then heading off...
September 3, 2016 - 9:17am
August 29, 2016
VIEWPOINT: East metro deserves 100-year plan for transportation
The recent article in the Star Tribune, titled "East metro officials worry as jobs people migrate west" by David Peterson (Aug. 13) and the...
August 29, 2016 - 6:26am
August 26, 2016
VIEWPOINT: Woodbury Days provides inspiration for appreciation
One of the many traits I appreciate about my lovely wife is that she supports me in my endeavors. We met on the bench at a recreational softball...
August 26, 2016 - 9:24am