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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
Speaker demands health insurance action or will ask Dayton to resign
UPDATE: Freeway crash involved Hudson motorist, semi, third vehicle
Q&A with Washington County Commissioner District 1 incumbent Fran Miron
crime and courts
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
Football: Royals upset Raptors in regular season finale
Harbor Church: Harvest Fest party Oct. 31
Paranormal investigators explain ghost hunting
'The Good Pig' author makes appearance at Woodbury library
Woodbury Days: Without new leadership, there’s possibility annual event could end
R.H. Stafford Library's 2nd annual Maker Fest
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
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February 3, 2010
OUR VIEW: Voters, make sure to take notes this campaign season
Punxsutawney Phil, everyone's favorite groundhog, saw his shadow Tuesday morning. That means, as American folklore has it, we have six more weeks of winter coming our way. But even as our coldest season of the year lingers on for another month or so, Tuesday evening did show signs...
February 3, 2010 - 9:27am
February 27, 2009
District 833 kicks off 'Great Act of Kindness' campaign to benefit local food shelves
School District 833 will be holding its seventh annual food drive "The Great Act of Kindness Campaign" March 9 to 13 to help local families in need. Each building/site has a campaign representative and has been assigned one or two items to collect for two local food shelves --...
February 27, 2009 - 9:34am
October 24, 2008
Washington calls Barkley
ST. PAUL - "Senator" once appeared before Dean Barkley's name and he wants the title back. To return to the U.S. Senate, where he was appointed to a brief term, the Independence Party's Barkley must persuade Minnesotans that nothing in Congress will change if they pick Republican...
October 24, 2008 - 12:00am
October 23, 2008
Coleman campaigns on little, big issues
ST. PAUL - When Democrat Al Franken earlier this year described some of Sen.
October 23, 2008 - 12:00am
October 22, 2008
Campaign no joke for Franken
ST. PAUL - Al Franken was in the Mideast when he decided to run for Senate in the Midwest. In late 2006, the comedian-satirist-writer-talk show...
October 22, 2008 - 12:00am
July 23, 2008
Guidelines for 2008 election letters
As the final days of July wind down, we are reminded that summer is essentially two-thirds over and autumn will be here in a matter of weeks.
July 23, 2008 - 12:00am
July 17, 2008
Joining forces to combat drunk drivers
Cities throughout Washington County have partnered with the county's Department of Public Health and Environment's Safe Communities Coalition to prevent drinking and driving during their annual summer festivals. Cottage Grove and Oakdale participated in June at their cities' events,...
July 17, 2008 - 12:00am
July 7, 2008
John McCain to be in Hudson Friday
Sen. John McCain, Republican presidential nominee, plans to wrap up a week of economic talk with a Friday forum in Hudson, Wis. According to the campaign, McCain, accompanied by his wife Cindy, will hold one of his town hall meetings for "women only" at J&L Steel Erectors in the...
July 7, 2008 - 12:00am
June 27, 2008
County officers issue 443 seat belt citations
Law enforcement officers from the cities of Woodbury, Cottage Grove, Forest Lake, Oakdale, Bayport, Oak Park Heights, Stillwater and St. Paul Park, along with the Washington County Sheriff's Office cited 443 unbelted motorists during the statewide Safe & Sober seat belt "Click It...
June 27, 2008 - 12:00am
June 16, 2008
Senate candidates kick off campaign season
ST. PAUL - On the day Senate candidate Al Franken kicked off a recent campaign tour around Minnesota, Sen. Norm Coleman hopped a flight to Washington for his job on Capitol Hill. Yet as Franken was traveling the state to tout his Democratic candidacy, Coleman announced a TV advertising...
June 16, 2008 - 12:00am
May 14, 2008
DNR recruits and retains anglers through blitz campaign
The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources wants you -- to "go fish". Watch for reminders to "cast a line" in your mailbox, on digital billboards, in radio ads and at St. Paul Saints and Minnesota Twins games. The DNR is also sending 40,000 reminder postcards to former anglers...
May 14, 2008 - 12:00am