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Washington County event celebrates state's oldest standing courthouse
Sam's Club in Woodbury undergoing major renovations
Woodbury's Craft Beer and Kitchen to close
UPDATE: Inmate apprehended in Minneapolis after prison van taken over
Dispute over trail detours final Minnesota legislative work
crime and courts
Softball: Royals continue section dominance
Where the buffalo roam
Baseball: Royals slip past Roseville in section opener
Vaulting forward: East Ridge sophomore reaches new heights
Boys' Tennis: Raptors are headed back to state
Gardener needed: Woodbury Heritage Society seeks volunteers to maintain Heritage House gardens
The Busby brothers of River Falls
A cure for procrastination: Surgeon combines diverse background in decision-making framework
Health briefs: Biking for health in New Richmond; blood donation opportunities
Remembering those who served: Memorial Day ceremony will include Civil War re-enactment
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PHN The Glen at Valley Creek
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Mabel M. McLean, 91
Jeanette "Jan" Duraine, 80
Doris E. Garbe, 101
Dvionne "Dee" Claybaugh, 78
Marven M. Rosen, 84
Editorial: Honor WWII vets as nation salutes WWI
Letters: Voting franchise is a precious right; voting claims should be backed with proof
Garrison Keillor: One more modest proposal
Viewpoint: Setting PTSD record straight
Editorial: Senate, help those suffering from mental illness
Real Estate Showcase
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
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
July 2, 2012
Embracing the 'Warrior' spirit (W/PHOTO GALLERY, VIDEO)
Fire. Mud. Tall walls. Obstacles that would make most people turn away lured thousands of brave runners who headed to the hills of Afton Alps...
July 2, 2012 - 9:31am
June 18, 2012
Kafka takes helm at Afton's Belwin Conservancy
A new director has taken the helm at Afton's Belwin Conservancy. Nancy Kafka, of Red Wing, started as the new executive director on June 4....
June 18, 2012 - 4:43pm
Afton May Fair this weekend
Tis the season for celebrating spring and Afton is no exception. The Afton Area Business Association's 20th Annual May Fair will be May 19-20...
May 18, 2012 - 8:00am
May 16, 2012
May 16, 2012: Bargain hunting in Woodbury
Bargain hunters came out in droves last weekend during the annual Woodbury Lions Garage Sale. The 35th annual Lions Garage Sale was held May...
May 16, 2012 - 2:00pm