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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
Boys' Hockey: Third-period goals advance Royals to section semis
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
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
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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
Real Estate Showcase
May 30, 2016
Afton Planning Commission appointment made
Afton City Council appointed Roger Bowman to Afton Planning Commission during its May 17 meeting. Bowman is being appointed to fill the vacant...
May 30, 2016 - 12:14am
May 26, 2016
Emmer endorses Lewis in 2nd District battle
New candidate filings for local elected offices in recent days include: Jason Lewis of Woodbury, Minnesota Congressional District 2; U.S. Rep....
May 26, 2016 - 9:11pm
May 23, 2016
UPDATE: Republicans reload for primary in Congressional District 2
Despite being the GOP-endorsed candidate Jason Lewis of Woodbury faces a Republican primary in U.S. Congressional District 2. Republican Darlene...
May 23, 2016 - 7:19pm
UPDATE: McCollum has a challenger, so does Fenton
Officially, the Washington County Board of Commissioners race is on. The filing period for county, state and federal elections is under way,...
May 23, 2016 - 12:22am
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