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Government matters: Woodbury teen keen to make a difference
Minnesota students lobby lawmakers on smoking laws
Red Rock Elementary news scores a big 'get'
Holding on to history: Afton Historical Museum in the running for federal grant
She-Nomenon: New Life Academy senior is National Merit finalist
crime and courts
Gymnastics: Raptors experience at individual state
Gymnastics: Raptors take seventh at team state
Boys' Basketball: Comeback win keeps Royals tied for SEC lead
Boys' Hockey: Raptors fall to state-ranked St. Thomas Academy
Boys' Basketball: Hard work pays off for Woodbury's Michael Jones
MN Boychoir to perform
Chili benefit adds mac and cheese, human foosball
Woodbury Lions seek nominations
Kicking off Woodbury's big 5-0
2017 Cold Catfish Cup organizers cancel race
arts and entertainment
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VIEWPOINT: Judicial independence
Superintendent Keith Jacobus viewpoint: 'It takes a village' just as relevant today
VIEWPOINT: Flynn resignation underscores need for full review of Trump-Russia ties
VIEWPOINT: On Supreme Court appointments, Senate give 'advice and consent'
VIEWPOINT: A very warm Minnesota welcome
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Scouts soar through projects
This year marks the 100th year of the Eagle Scout program, the highest rank in Boy Scouts, and two Woodbury high school students are celebrating...
October 26, 2012 - 10:00am
October 10, 2012
Picking season underway at Afton Apple
Everyone has their favorite thing about the fall - cooling weather, falling leaves, pumpkin pie and, of course, apples. "It's beautiful this...
October 10, 2012 - 8:42am
September 14, 2012
A budding hobby
Woodbury Middle School seventh grader Nick Plank used to want to be a weatherman when he grew up, but that all changed when he went to visit his cousins in Florida. "When we went down to Florida they could name all the plants on the streets and that made me angry because I couldn't,"...
September 14, 2012 - 8:00am
September 10, 2012
New playground at Bailey Elementary now open
Recess at Bailey Elementary School has an entirely new look. Last month Bailey installed new playground equipment as part of its "Recess Rocks"...
September 10, 2012 - 8:00am
August 30, 2012
Taking care of the trout in Afton
Many people consider Valley Creek to be one of the premier trout streams in the area and Belwin Conservancy is taking steps to ensure its longevity....
August 30, 2012 - 8:09am
August 23, 2012
Balloonists rescued on St. Croix River near Afton
Things couldn't have been more still or calm Sunday, Aug. 11, on the St. Croix River in Afton - and that's exactly what raised a commotion. Dead air in the St. Croix valley caused a hot air balloon loaded with 15 people to stall directly over the river at 7:50 p.m.
August 23, 2012 - 12:00pm
August 8, 2012
Getting together at the Washington County Fair
Thousands of people were out last week enjoying the Washington County Fair. The fair, held Aug. 1-5 at the Washington County Fairgrounds in...
August 8, 2012 - 8:59am
August 3, 2012
Youth Safety Camp held last week
Children always get the importance of safety hammered into them, but do they actually listen? Throw in some fun activities and they just might....
August 3, 2012 - 12:00pm
Afton family named 2012 Washington County Farm Family
Gary and Lori Swanson's farm in Afton embodies every meaning of the term "family farm." Gary Swanson spent his childhood on the farm, which...
August 3, 2012 - 9:00am
August 1, 2012
Coin Carnival held July 27
Hundreds of people took advantage of a short break from the heat during Woodbury's annual Coin Carnival. The Woodbury Parks and Recreation Department-sponsored...
August 1, 2012 - 2:00pm
July 28, 2012
Afton City Council approves community garden
Afton will soon be growing more community. Afton City Council approved the development of a community garden during its July 17 meeting. The...
July 28, 2012 - 8:00am
July 13, 2012
Outdoor dance series kicks off
Put on your dancing shoes and head over to Ojibway Park for the weekly Summer Dance Series. The series, sponsored by Tropical Ballroom and...
July 13, 2012 - 8:00am
July 11, 2012
Beach blanket bonanza at Woodbury's Carver Lake Beach
For most Minnesotans, last week's high temperatures - which saw triple digits - were a cause for frustration and an excuse to stay inside air...
July 11, 2012 - 8:54am
July 5, 2012
Afton City Council to consider community garden idea
Afton is known for its large farmsteads, but a community garden? On July 17 Afton City Council will review a proposal from the Afton Parks Committee to build a community garden in Afton, thanks to a grant from the Lower St. Croix Valley Foundation. Earlier this spring, Afton Planning...
July 5, 2012 - 12:00pm
July 3, 2012
Two geese rearing one odd duckling in Woodbury
George Miller was golfing at Eagle Valley Golf Course last month when he spotted an unusual trio. Two adult geese were shepherding a duckling...
July 3, 2012 - 8:31am