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Police report: Homecoming bullying, missing children, unknown reason for a car to roll
The hard truth: Students hear grim stories from recovering addicts
Afton approves cluster mailboxes following mail security concerns
Sheriff department's opioid overdose training sees some success in early stages
Courthouse condundrum: Overused facility not a good place for weddings, board hears
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MN state parks to be free on day after Thanksgiving
NORTHLAND OUTDOORS: Meet a central Minnesota family whose made its living off wild rice for four generations
Football: Royals upset Raptors in regular season finale
Cross Country: Woodbury’s Romain wins Suburban East title
Woodbury approves co-op girls hockey team
Woodbury Days: Without new leadership, there’s possibility annual event could end
R.H. Stafford Library's 2nd annual Maker Fest
Apples, pumpkins and animals
Woodbury Boy Scout leads makeover of thrift shop entrance
Crossroads Church considers Hastings campus
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Norman M. Lorentzsen, 99
Gary Carlton, 63
Jean Ekern, 91
John N. DeMorest, 54
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May 8, 2012
Third annual Bark for Life held Saturday (W/VIDEO)
Man's best friend was celebrated Saturday during the third annual >a href=http://main.acsevents.org/site/TR?fr_id=44577&pg=entry>Bark for Life...
May 8, 2012 - 12:24pm
May 7, 2012
Bailey Elementary supporters make final push for playground funding
Bailey Elementary School is just steps away from giving its playground a facelift. The school is just about $15,000 shy of purchasing a new...
May 7, 2012 - 8:00am
May 3, 2012
River Valley Riders offers a special riding experience in Afton
Woodbury's Miracle Field will provide children with special needs the opportunity to play baseball, but down in Afton the children have another...
May 3, 2012 - 8:00am
March 29, 2012
Anglers worry warm weather kills Minnesota fish
ST. PAUL -- Minnesotans expect temperatures in the 70s, maybe reaching the 80s in places, when April debuts Sunday, but the continued warm weather worries anglers. The record-breaking 2012 warmth is hurting their sport and businesses that support it after a series of warmer-than-normal...
March 29, 2012 - 3:03pm
March 14, 2012
Hunters, anglers: 'Raise fees we pay'
ST. PAUL -- It is not something heard much around the Legislature: people suggesting fees they pay go up. But Minnesota anglers and hunters did just that Tuesday and the Senate natural resources committees complied, backing a bill that ups fees to replenish a fund running out of...
March 14, 2012 - 8:50am
February 16, 2012
Linking up on the slopes
East Ridge High School students hit the slopes for some snow fun last week. East Ridge's Link Crew took a field trip to the Afton Alps Ski...
February 16, 2012 - 8:00am
February 2, 2012
Showing his imagination through ice
For many Twin Cities residents, admiring the ice sculptures at the St. Paul Winter Carnival is an annual tradition. For Woodbury resident Jim...
February 2, 2012 - 8:46am
February 1, 2012
An outdoor experience - under one roof
The natural world took a step inside last weekend in Woodbury. The Collectors Corner program brought together local children with Science Museum...
February 1, 2012 - 9:05am
December 21, 2011
State set to active battle plan against Asian carp
ST. PAUL -- Minnesota's battle plan to fight an Asian carp invasion includes multiple barriers to keep them from advancing upstream along the Mississippi River and into most of the state's waters. Rep. Denny McNamara, R-Hastings, said that between state dollars he will expects state...
December 21, 2011 - 8:42am
December 1, 2011
$26,000 and counting
Come next fall, recess at Bailey Elementary could take on a whole new look. For the past two years, the Bailey Elementary PTA has been trying to raise money to purchase new playground equipment through the "Recess Rocks" campaign. The campaign, started in the fall of 2008, aims to...
December 1, 2011 - 10:00am
September 23, 2011
Battle over Belwin
This year marks Belwin Conservancy's 40th anniversary, but being embroiled in a battle with the city is not the way its supporters wanted to celebrate. Afton Planning Commission discussed an ordinance violation during its Sept. 12 meeting. Afton ordinance states that all clear...
September 23, 2011 - 8:00am
September 21, 2011
Slim pickings? Hardly
Area apple growers are excited about this fall's bounty. This year's crop in the St. Croix Valley is "excellent," according to Charlie Johnson,...
September 21, 2011 - 8:22am
August 25, 2011
Cottage Grove cops wrangle roaming reptile
Cottage Grove police community service officer Matthew Dahlquist often fields animal calls, retrieving loose dogs and cats and removing critters...
August 25, 2011 - 11:51am
August 18, 2011
Lured by the cure for reasons aplenty
In January 2010 Woodbury resident Hong Spores detected a few lumps on her breast. She immediately headed to the doctor. The ultrasound and...
August 18, 2011 - 8:00am
August 10, 2011
Diving into summer
Editor's note: This is part of an occasional series on teachers' unique summer plans. Every summer East Ridge High School science teacher Nancy...
August 10, 2011 - 8:00am