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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
Cross Country: Woodbury’s Romain wins Suburban East title
Woodbury approves co-op girls hockey team
Adapted Soccer: Thunderbolts get season's first shutout
R.H. Stafford Library's 2nd annual Maker Fest
Apples, pumpkins and animals
Woodbury Boy Scout leads makeover of thrift shop entrance
Crossroads Church considers Hastings campus
Local realtor seeking shoe donations to fight extreme poverty
arts and entertainment
BROADWAY FAST AND FRESH
Norman M. Lorentzsen, 99
Gary Carlton, 63
Jean Ekern, 91
John N. DeMorest, 54
Mary E. Edwards, 75
VIEWPOINT: Will county leaders someday embrace the historical society?
EDITORIAL: This time for president, none of the above
LETTER: Kent and rest of DFL support the Humpty Dumpty that is MNsure
LETTER: Vote Democratic, not for Fenton the co-sponsor of ‘bathroom bills’
LETTER: Trust Ward to work for common goals with ongoing funding sources
Real Estate Showcase
January 18, 2013
Newly minted Eagle Scouts reach out to community
Two Woodbury residents have earned their wings by accomplishing their Eagle Scout project. Woodbury residents Miles Winston and Marcus Flowers,...
January 18, 2013 - 12:00pm
January 3, 2013
In search of little libraries in Woodbury
Have you seen the miniature schoolhouses around the Twin Cities that act as a home for books? The "Little Free Libraries" as they are called...
January 3, 2013 - 8:00am
September 28, 2012
Afton in brief: lean-to structures, construction projects, more ...
Afton City Council discusses lean-tos Afton City Council discussed the requirements of a lean-to during its Sept. 19 meeting. The council was faced with a dilemma earlier this year when a resident requested to include a lean-to element in the design of an accessory building....
September 28, 2012 - 12:25pm
September 27, 2012
Cottage Grove bidding farewell to drive-in tonight
After almost five decades of summer nights under the stars at the Cottage View Drive-In, the city of Cottage Grove will hold a farewell party...
September 27, 2012 - 9:59am
Art in full force
Art enthusiasts were out in full force last weekend during the annual Afton Art in the Park event. Thousands of people took to the fall weather...
September 27, 2012 - 7:36am
September 26, 2012
Afton nixes planning commissioner's caretaker proposal
The Afton Planning Commission member who has been recently seeking approval to rent a city-owned property will have to find an alternative living situation. Afton City Council denied Commissioner Michelle Dunkirk's request to rent, or be a caretaker for, a city-owned property during...
September 26, 2012 - 12:00pm
August 30, 2012
Taking care of the trout in Afton
Many people consider Valley Creek to be one of the premier trout streams in the area and Belwin Conservancy is taking steps to ensure its longevity....
August 30, 2012 - 8:09am
August 13, 2012
UPDATE: Body found in Afton ID'd as missing snowmobiler
Washington County authorities on Monday identified the remains of a dead body found in the St. Croix River as a missing Cottage Grove native. The Ramsey County Medical Examiner's Office positively identified the remains as belonging to Timothy Michael Pease, a 2000 Park High graduate...
August 13, 2012 - 4:05pm
July 27, 2012
Afton's Snyder, Palmquist seeking new terms in office
This fall will see familiar names on the ballot at Afton City Hall. This November Afton City Council Member Bill Palmquist and Afton Mayor Pat Snyder will be up for re-election. Both said they intend to file for another term. Council Member Randy Nelson's seat will also be up...
July 27, 2012 - 8:00am
July 25, 2012
Free weddings and vow renewals at Washington County Fair
Couples seeking a unique wedding experience will have that opportunity during the Washington County Fair. The fair will be offering for the...
July 25, 2012 - 12:00pm
July 24, 2012
Skateboarding a problem in Afton?
Afton City Council is taking a stance on skateboards. At their July 17 meeting, council members discussed how to regulate skateboards, and other self-propelled devices. Earlier this spring City Council members voiced safety concerns over skateboarders and long-boarders going down...
July 24, 2012 - 7:57am
July 6, 2012
Early morning blaze destroys Afton home (W/VIDEO)
Firefighters suspect a knocked-over candle was responsible for a fire that completely destroyed an Afton home early Friday. No residents or...
July 6, 2012 - 10:50am
July 5, 2012
Afton parade was red, white and blue
Wednesday's Fourth of July festivities were in full swing in Afton. Click on the attached images to view photos from the July 4 parade in Afton's...
July 5, 2012 - 9:29am
June 26, 2012
Afton gives politicians a free pass to march, but limits numbers
Politicians will get a break in this year's Afton Fourth of July Parade. Last year, Afton City Council started charging politicians a fee of...
June 26, 2012 - 4:10pm
June 11, 2012
2012 Relay for Life of South Washington County held last weekend (W/PHOTO GALLERY)
Marty Willenbring was diagnosed with colon cancer more than 20 years ago. He survived another bout and then two occurrences of urinary and kidney...
June 11, 2012 - 7:38am