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Woman serves 60 days for aiding and abetting 1st-degree drug sale
New Richmond, Wis., man charged with kidnapping two women in Afton
Sheriff's deputy recovers marijuana, meth during traffic stop
Alleged car thief gets nabbed on his first try
Police report: Bobcat at the beach, roaches in a tin, and a possible protest
crime and courts
Swimming and diving: Raptors lead conference relays
New Life Academy girls soccer: Eagles drop opener to Visitation
New Life Academy tennis: Eagles fare well in tournaments
East Ridge tennis: Raptors lose to Eagan, dominate Henry Sibley
East Ridge volleyball: Raptors adjust to high-tempo opponent in season-opening 3-1
Valued council members bid adieu to Woodbury Days
Area 4-H members win at Washington County Fair
Dogs and ducks: Kids learn life lessons in theater camp
What to do at Woodbury Days
Hope Glen Farm unveils treehouse suite
arts and entertainment
Bank of America vs Bright
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Mortgage Electronic Registration Systems, Inc vs Jost
Donna Reynolds, 83
Helen L. Van Allen, 88
Florence E. Jacques, 88
Tom W. Mertz, 48
Roger C. Meikle, 60
VIEWPOINT: East metro deserves 100-year plan for transportation
VIEWPOINT: Our students are the focus of all we do
LETTER: I enjoyed teaching 29 years of driver's ed
LETTER: Employers are looking to hire people with hands-on experience
VIEWPOINT: Woodbury Days provides inspiration for appreciation
Real Estate Showcase
May 18, 2016
Afton resident wins Pulitzer for reporting of Southeast Asian fishing industry with AP
Afton resident Robin McDowell has spent her career traveling around the world as a reporter for the Associated Press. McDowell's career has taken...
May 18, 2016 - 5:56pm
UPDATE: Minnesota House incumbents file for re-election, and 2 more County Board candidates
Today, two Minnesota Legislature incumbents have filed for re-election. State reps. Kelly Fenton and JoAnn Ward are the only candidates to have...
May 18, 2016 - 5:15pm
May 7, 2016
Afton House Inn serves as Old Village crown jewel
The tiny rural town of Afton may be best known for its proximity to the St. Croix River, but it's also home to some great food and great wine....
May 7, 2016 - 12:01am
May 3, 2016
Stolen vehicle contains meth and weapons
Stolen vehicle contains meth and weapons Washington County Sheriff's Office recovered a stolen vehicle at 2 a.m. April 18, and the driver was...
News/crime and courts
May 3, 2016 - 6:21pm
Pulitzer Prize winner speaks in Afton
The Afton Museum and Holler Productions will co-host a discussion with Afton resident and recent Pulitzer Prize winner Robin McDowell at 7 p.m. Tuesday, May 10, at the museum, 3165 St. Croix Trail S. McDowell has been a journalist with the Associated Press for 20 years mostly in Southeast...
May 3, 2016 - 12:50am
April 29, 2016
Afton Islamic center approved
In front of a packed house, Afton City Council approved a conditional-use permit for a new Islamic center during its April 19 meeting. The Islamic...
April 29, 2016 - 12:13am
April 27, 2016
LETTER: Welcome, Islamic Center
We have lived in Woodbury since 1982 and were pleased to read in the April 13 Bulletin of the Afton Planning Commission's approval of a new Islamic...
April 27, 2016 - 12:39pm
April 17, 2016
A call that never came: Afton couple talks about adventurous son who was killed in an avalanche five years ago
Five years ago this month, Dan and Sue Seftick knew something was wrong when they didn't get the call. The Afton couple had a long-standing...
April 17, 2016 - 12:02am
April 14, 2016
Anna Koosman's Philippines community-architecture odyssey
Architect Anna Koosman's heart, mind and soul were opened wide by a succession of immersive roles in a 4-year-old eco-sustainable community...
April 14, 2016 - 12:55am
April 13, 2016
A Civil War tale
When thinking of the Civil War, the Battle of Gettysburg is probably the first thing that comes to mind for most people. However, some, such...
Life/arts and entertainment
April 13, 2016 - 12:19am
April 12, 2016
Signing up to serve
Afton City Council had a reason to be thankful last week. During its March 15 meeting City Council made a number of appointments to city commissions and committees. "We appreciate your willingness to serve," Mayor Dick Bend said. City Council made appointments to both the Afton Planning...
April 12, 2016 - 12:44am
April 5, 2016
Afton welcomes Islamic center
For the past five years the Islamic Society of Woodbury-East Metro has been holding worship services in a 2,500-square-foot office space along...
April 5, 2016 - 6:13pm
March 27, 2016
New business coming to Afton
SavATree will officially be calling Afton home. Afton City Council approved a conditional-use permit for SavATree to build its new headquarters...
March 27, 2016 - 12:35am
March 26, 2016
Council waives reservation fee for Art in the Park
Afton Art in the Park will be coming to the city Sept. 24-25, and again this year it will cost less for the Afton Area Business Association to...
March 26, 2016 - 12:30am
March 25, 2016
Afton staff receive raises
Afton's staff is being rewarded for its hard work. Afton City Council approved pay increases for all staff during its meeting on March 15. Office...
March 25, 2016 - 12:29am