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Citizen of the Year: Inez Oehlke
Council orders road rehabilitation project for 2015
Emotions run high at sentencing in Fitzgerald overdose death case
Washington County's dispatch system set for upgrade
Staff cuts, employee furloughs, program reductions among District 833's $8.5M budget-cutting proposal
crime and courts
Eyes on the prize: Seth Green is focused on Raptors success amid recruiting hoopla
Jets adding Hogan, Heimerdinger to front office
NFLPA instructs Patriots players to 'reserve comment'
NFL-Super Bowl has ways to go in captivating global audience
Woodbury Boys Basketball: Coddon's return not enough as Royals fall to Stillwater
Healing powers of art on display at Woodwinds' cancer center
Keeping up with the Kates
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Letters to the editor: Gateway 'fool's gold,' thanks to officer
Our View: Sobering message hits home
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June 19, 2013
No longer in a pickle
The clacking sound of wiffle balls hitting rackets is no longer a nuisance. Woodbury pickleball players, a group comprised of about 140 members, are back out on the courts this summer.
June 19, 2013 - 12:00pm
May 30, 2013
Construction to begin on city streets
Woodbury will continue with its road rehabilitation plan this June, when construction begins on several streets. City Council approved a $4 million project last week where the following neighborhoods will experience disruptions this summer: Tahoe Road, Carver Park Drive and Carver...
May 30, 2013 - 10:00am
May 29, 2013
Pothole headaches: Woodbury streets wearing out faster than anticipated
They seem to pop up every spring, but the tough winter combined with a faulty mix of materials may be causing a more than normal number of potholes this year. Some of the asphalt designs that were used 25 years ago on Minnesota roads don't seem to be holding up; they are decaying...
May 29, 2013 - 8:00am
May 28, 2013
UPDATE: Act of Congress leads to bridge project's start
It was a day John Soderberg didn't know if he'd ever witness. In the shadow of the aging Stillwater Lift Bridge, area business leaders, residents,...
news / politics
May 28, 2013 - 5:14pm
May 23, 2013
A true Take heart Woodbury hero: Teen saves dad's life with hands-only CPR
It's scary enough for a bystander to witness a stranger go into cardiac arrest, let alone a son watching his father go through the ordeal. A Cottage Grove family was just getting home from a softball game between Park and Woodbury high schools when Tim Galloway began feeling chest...
May 23, 2013 - 12:15pm
May 22, 2013
Memorial ceremony honors law enforcement officers
Law enforcement agencies held memorial ceremonies last week that will be followed by more commemoration this holiday weekend. Washington County invited law enforcement officials from all across the region who joined Sheriff Bill Hutton to mark the 19th annual Washington County Law...
May 22, 2013 - 10:39am
May 15, 2013
New homes coming to Highland Knoll, Bailey Lake
About a dozen single family homes are planned for the Highland Knoll development. Snowman Construction is proposing to build 13 detached townhomes on the vacant lots this summer, according to an application submitted to the city of Woodbury. The lots were previously planned as multi-family...
May 15, 2013 - 12:00pm
Easy as pie? Not quite
"Let's hang out." A simple idiom understood and used regularly by Americans. Now try looking up the phrase word for word. Let: to allow or to permit. Us: the objective case of we. Hang: to fasten from above. Out: away from the inside. "Allow we to fasten away from the inside." Huh? That...
May 15, 2013 - 10:04am
May 9, 2013
Woodbury Lions Club recognized for growth
For the first time in a long time, the Woodbury Lions Club has members of all ages and both genders. It used to be mainly seniors, said member Don Place, until the group began recruiting younger, dedicated members who plan to be involved for years to come. The efforts got the group...
May 9, 2013 - 10:00am
May 6, 2013
Spring is in the air
Debbie Schiferl gets flowers and plants ready for the annual Boy Scout Troop 559 fundraiser. The group pre-sold plants and set up at Woodbury Lutheran Church Monday to give them out.
May 6, 2013 - 12:09pm
May 3, 2013
Woodbury teen named outstanding youth volunteer
The 2013 Community Involvement Awards were presented to three individuals and one group of Washington County residents and volunteers during the Washington County Board of Commissioners meeting April 23. As part of National Volunteer week, Shawn Ramberg of Woodbury, was awarded the...
May 3, 2013 - 10:00am
Click, tap and flip: Library use up despite last year's cuts
Although the local library lost about 24 percent in hours due to Washington County budget cuts last year, the R.H.
May 3, 2013 - 8:00am
May 2, 2013
One man's stash: another's treasure
Renee Haugen knows all too well what it's like to wind up with multiple odds and ends over the years. But she also knows how to get rid of it all -- from vintage clothing, household goods to baby items and even ceramic geese. In the 10 years she's participated in the annual Woodbury...
May 2, 2013 - 11:00am
What's the date again?
A very late spring storm dumps as much as eight inches in south Washington County Thursday, according to the National Weather Weather Service. All outdoor athletic fields in Woodbury remain closed today due to wet conditions. The National Weather Service reports a 40 percent chance...
May 2, 2013 - 9:52am
April 30, 2013
Suspected arson fire closes western Wisconsin school
ROBERTS, Wis. -- Fire crews responded to a suspected arson fire at an elementary school in western Wisconsin about 3:44 a.m. today. An official at St. Croix Central Elementary School in Roberts indicated the fire had likely been deliberately set. The school office area and other...
April 30, 2013 - 9:43am