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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
March 24, 2016
This year brings the most construction projects in county’s history
Now that spring has sprung, Minnesotans generally know what comes next: road construction season. And Washington County is ready for the coming...
March 24, 2016 - 12:09am
March 17, 2016
100% of Afton gets connected
All of Afton's residents will officially be online this fall. Afton City Council gave final approval to a citywide high-speed Internet buildout...
March 17, 2016 - 11:27am
Swanson Linner trades in deputy clerk for city clerk position in Afton
Afton City Council has decided to use Kim Swanson Linner, the deputy clerk, to her full expertise. City Council voted to restructure Swanson...
March 17, 2016 - 11:14am
Fly tying for beginners
A fly tying class for beginners will be held Saturday, March 19, at Afton State Park. The clinic is designed to teach basic fly tying with hands on instruction. For details and to register, call 651-231-6968 or email Linda.Radimecky@state.mn.us.
March 17, 2016 - 12:06am
March 16, 2016
No wedding bells in Afton
Well it won't be happily ever after for Afton and the Hoelderles. Afton City Council denied an ordinance amendment, presented by Tom and Clare...
March 16, 2016 - 12:52pm
March 15, 2016
The wedding is off in Afton -- again
Afton Planning Commission decided it couldn't say "I do" to a resident's request. During its March 7 meeting Afton Planning Commission voted...
March 15, 2016 - 1:51pm
SavATree permit moves forward
St. Croix SavATree is one step closer to calling Afton home. Afton Planning Commission gave the greenlight to SavATree's conditional-use permit...
March 15, 2016 - 1:37pm