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Gov. Dayton to hold discussion on Gold Line BRT project in Woodbury
Twin Cities Orthopedics looks to build clinic at Bielenberg Gardens
Sticking up for their school: East Ridge students create Post-It murals
After 220 days in jail, credit card fraudster gets probation
Police cut short shopping spree in Woodbury
crime and courts
East Ridge girls soccer: Raptors top Eastview in opener
Woodbury girls tennis: Only loss is to state champs
New Life Academy boys soccer: Eagles keep up offense but need more defense
Woodbury girls soccer: No. 2 Eden Prairie falls to Woodbury
Swimming and diving: Raptors lead conference relays
Valued council members bid adieu to Woodbury Days
Area 4-H members win at Washington County Fair
Dogs and ducks: Kids learn life lessons in theater camp
What to do at Woodbury Days
Hope Glen Farm unveils treehouse suite
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Bank of America vs Bright
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Donna Reynolds, 83
Helen L. Van Allen, 88
Florence E. Jacques, 88
Tom W. Mertz, 48
Roger C. Meikle, 60
VIEWPOINT: East metro deserves 100-year plan for transportation
LETTER: I enjoyed teaching 29 years of driver's ed
LETTER: Employers are looking to hire people with hands-on experience
VIEWPOINT: Woodbury Days provides inspiration for appreciation
VIEWPOINT: One year of Culver's? I can do this!
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June 18, 2016
LETTER: Make every effort to restore voting rights after debt is paid
You could be forgiven for thinking all felons were murderers, rapists, or child molesters, after reading Lance Johnson's June 1 letter in the...
June 18, 2016 - 8:50am
March 1, 2016
CorTrust VP announces city council run
Last week, Tim Swanson announced his candidacy for Woodbury City Council. He is a 32-year resident of Woodbury and is employed locally at CorTrust Bank, as vice president/senior commercial banking officer. Swanson serves on a variety of civic and community organizations. He is a...
March 1, 2016 - 12:18pm
LETTER: League of Women Voters encourages voters to attend precinct caucuses
The League of Women Voters of Woodbury and Cottage Grove reminds voters to attend their precinct caucus Tuesday evening, March 1. Minnesota is one of the states where this grassroots process works well and allows citizens to have their voices heard. Going to a caucus is a great way...
March 1, 2016 - 12:54am
February 27, 2016
LETTER: Precinct caucus is where election 2016 begins; I always attend
Tuesday, March 1, is the date for the Minnesota precinct caucuses. For our area, Senate District 53, the Republican caucuses are at East Ridge High School; for the DFL, at Woodbury High School. Many other states convene their grassroots political gathering on March 1, thus the designation...
February 27, 2016 - 12:53am
December 25, 2015
Retired judge to hear District 833 election contest case
The election contest over School District 833’s bond question will move forward with a new judge. Judge Kathleen Gearin, who retired in 2013 and was chief judge for the Second Judicial District in Ramsey County, has been assigned to the case. A motion hearing is scheduled with...
December 25, 2015 - 12:59pm
November 30, 2015
Election fatigue kicks school bond talk to 2017
State law lets schools hold a spring election for building bond proposals, but it didn’t take long for the South Washington County School Board...
November 30, 2015 - 12:25am
November 22, 2015
VIEWPOINT: Taking the next steps after referendum
It has been a short time since approval of two questions on the Nov. 3 ballot. As a system and community, the passage of the operating referendum...
November 22, 2015 - 12:27am
November 20, 2015
LETTER: 622’s senior administration failed to educate community
I was very sad to read that that the two-question School district 622 referendum failed to pass. My family were firm “yes” votes for both. I took some time to read the comments of senior leadership which were designed to explain the staggering defeat. Low voter turnout and empty-nester...
November 20, 2015 - 12:31am
November 19, 2015
Friday is the day for referendum recount
The recount of South Washington County Schools’ $96 million bond measure will take place Friday. Plans to hand count some 13,659 ballots...
November 19, 2015 - 9:07am
November 18, 2015
UPDATE: Second recount effort starts in $96M school bond
A second effort to seek a recount of School District 833’s narrowly approved $96 million bond measure was under way early this week after there...
November 18, 2015 - 9:00am
November 17, 2015
Incumbents’ nearest competition came within 311 votes of election
The District 833 School Board certified the results of the 2015 election last Thursday, Nov. 12, including the vote totals for the three incumbents...
November 17, 2015 - 7:17am
November 13, 2015
Recount set in District 833 $96 million middle school bond vote
Mike Fouts voted against School District 833’s referendum but says he’ll accept that he was on the losing side of the successful operating...
November 13, 2015 - 11:50pm
November 12, 2015
ANALYSIS: Empty nesters, low turnout cause failure of District 622 referendum
Election night was a bit of a downer for supporters in the North St. Paul-Maplewood-Oakdale School District. District 622’s two-question...
November 12, 2015 - 12:34am
November 11, 2015
LETTER: Humbled by School Board re-election
I would like to take this opportunity to say thank you for re-electing me to the South Washington County School Board. I am truly humbled to be given the opportunity to serve another four-year term. I will continue to listen to both sides and be objective when decisions come forward....
November 11, 2015 - 2:05pm
Incumbents only: An election-night false alarm, or a touch of irony for Mr. Slavin
Hearts sank as they heard the news. Election returns had come in uncharacteristically early. And Winnie Williams announced the bad news about...
November 11, 2015 - 7:24am