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Q&A with Washington County Commissioner District 2 candidate Stan Karwoski
Q&A with Washington County Commissioner District 2 candidate Cheryl Anderson
County taps transportation kitty
Woodbury City Council candidates answer questions on Gold Line, aquifers, pollinators
Minnesota roundup: Searchers looking for missing canoeist on Leech Lake; Woman who didn't trust banks loses $224,000 life savings in home theft
crime and courts
Girls Soccer: Raptors offense can’t connect in state loss to Andover
Volleyball: Eagles cruise past St. Paul Harding
Cross Country: Woodbury runners Holiday, Romain are headed to state
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
Gibbs Farm celebrates old-fashioned Halloween
Monster Bash Halloween parade
Family fall festival at King of Kings
Zywiec's 'Haunting Experience'
Harbor Church: Harvest Fest party Oct. 31
arts and entertainment
Norman M. Lorentzsen, 99
Gary Carlton, 63
Jean Ekern, 91
John N. DeMorest, 54
Mary E. Edwards, 75
LETTER: County Board supports preservation of our history
LETTER: I will listen to residents ideas about transportation
LETTER: My elected experience is directly applicable to the county job
LETTER: Vote for bipartisan DFLer Schoen, rather than Tea Party’s Holmstadt
LETTER: Isn’t it time to move forward? Gillespie is my choice for House
Real Estate Showcase
January 6, 2010
$50,000 grant helps support Chinese language program
South Washington County Schools celebrated the award of a Confucius Classroom grant through the Confucius Institute at the University of Minnesota...
January 6, 2010 - 9:06am
June 30, 2009
Brabbit gets women lawyers' top honor
Minnesota Women Lawyers' most prestigious award, the Myra Bradwell Award, was presented at MWL's annual meeting to Lisa Montpetit Brabbit, dean...
June 30, 2009 - 6:49am
June 17, 2009
Getting the gold for green
Three Woodbury Girl Scouts wanted to educate and inform the community about energy conservation and used that desire to plan and implement their Girl Scout Gold Award project to earn the Gold Award, the highest honor a girl can earn in girl scouting. Emily Kinsky, Lauren Seashore,...
June 17, 2009 - 7:25am
April 8, 2009
Woodwinds gets patient safety excellence award
Woodwinds Health Campus in Woodbury has earned a Minnesota Hospital Association (MHA) Patient Safety Excellence Award for its work on preventing pressure ulcers. "The focus on prevention is the key to better outcomes -- and I am proud of the staff at Woodwinds for this award and...
April 8, 2009 - 7:27am
833 Supt. gets 'excellence' award
In-coming District 833 superintendent Mark Porter had some news for out-going superintendent Tom Nelson at the March 26 school board meeting. On behalf of the Minnesota Association of School Administrators, Porter gave Nelson the "Regional Administration of Excellence Award" for...
April 8, 2009 - 7:08am
March 18, 2009
RE/MAX associates honored
RE/MAX North Central executive vice president/ regional director David Linger has announced the following associates of RE/MAX Results in Woodbury were recognized for outstanding achievements in 2008. Chairman's Club: As the second highest honor for sales in a single year, only...
March 18, 2009 - 8:14am
March 17, 2009
Youth Service Bureau honors Vanessa Schulte
The Youth Service Bureau (YSB) recently recognized YSB community justice coordinator Vanessa Schulte, a Woodbury resident, with the annual "Spirit of the Mission" Award. Schulte was chosen by her peers as the employee who best represented the spirit of the YSB during the past...
March 17, 2009 - 10:38am
February 25, 2009
Students in the News
The following information has been received from family or university sources. Tyler C. Kipke, a 2005 graduate of Woodbury High School, has been named to the fall 2008 semester Dean's List of the college of business administration at Central Michigan University, with a 4.0. ...
February 25, 2009 - 12:20pm
February 19, 2009
District 833 recipient of MDE school finance award for third consecutive year
For the sixth year, several characteristics of a school organization that exhibit fiscal health and sound fiscal management and accountability were applied as a basis for issuing a school finance award. Staff at the Minnesota Department of Education reviewed local publications,...
February 19, 2009 - 12:31pm
November 5, 2008
North-south divide shows up in education foundation grant awards
Awarding thousands of dollars to innovative school projects every year, the South Washington County Education Foundation encourages teachers...
November 5, 2008 - 12:00am
October 22, 2008
WHS students pick English teacher for memorial award
An inspirational English teacher has been named this year's winner of an award in memory of one of her former students. Woodbury High School...
October 22, 2008 - 12:00am
October 1, 2008
Green presented 'Leading With Faith' honor
Roger Green, vice president of strategy, policy and communications for HealthEast Care System, was honored Sept. 10 for the ethical practices he brings to the workplace and for his contributions to his parish and his home community, Woodbury. Green, who was Woodbury's Citizen of...
October 1, 2008 - 12:00am
Bunn earns 'Guardian' business award
The state's largest small business group, the National Federation of Independent Business, has presented District 56A State Rep. Julie Bunn of Lake Elmo with the organization's "Guardian of Small Business Award" for the 2007-2008 biennium. "Rep. Bunn is a strong supporter of small...
October 1, 2008 - 12:00am
September 24, 2008
Saltzman named a 'Friend of Education'
The Association of Metropolitan School Districts (AMSD) presented Rep. John Benson, Rep. Carol McFarlane, and Sen. Kathy Saltzman with the "Friend of Public Education" award on Sept. 12.
September 24, 2008 - 12:00am
September 10, 2008
Bachmann visits Woodwinds
U.S. Congresswoman Michele Bachmann (R), who represents Minnesota's sixth district, recently visited with HealthEast and Woodwinds Health Campus leaders. HealthEast wanted to thank the congresswoman for her support on the appropriations award funded through the Labor Health...
September 10, 2008 - 12:00am