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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
Speaker demands health insurance action or will ask Dayton to resign
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
Family fall festival at King of Kings
Zywiec's 'Haunting Experience'
Harbor Church: Harvest Fest party Oct. 31
Paranormal investigators explain ghost hunting
'The Good Pig' author makes appearance at Woodbury library
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
July 14, 2016
2nd District race heats up with GOP primary one month out
The Republican battle for Congress in Minnesota's 2nd District is dominated by one word: electability. Even as front-runners Jason Lewis and...
July 14, 2016 - 11:25am
June 20, 2016
LETTER: With political decline, need for ranked choice voting has never been clearer
Political dysfunction is deeper and more pervasive than ever this presidential election year. Extremism, polarization, divisiveness, negative...
June 20, 2016 - 5:00pm
June 6, 2016
It'll take a primary to decide Commissioner District 2
Bill Pulkrabek announced and then ended his election bid. But even without the former Washington County Commissioner from Oakdale on the ballot,...
June 6, 2016 - 12:42pm
May 31, 2016
LETTER: Kriesel will work hard to build consensus
As Washington County commissioner, I have worked hard on behalf of the citizens and communities of District 3 and have been a strong voice for...
May 31, 2016 - 9:24am
LETTER: Trump's anti-immigration stance would limit our workforce
My name is Mitchell Vangsness and for communications merit badge I have to write to the editor of a magazine or local paper in support or against...
May 31, 2016 - 9:23am
May 26, 2016
Emmer endorses Lewis in 2nd District battle
New candidate filings for local elected offices in recent days include: Jason Lewis of Woodbury, Minnesota Congressional District 2; U.S. Rep....
May 26, 2016 - 9:11pm
May 23, 2016
UPDATE: Republicans reload for primary in Congressional District 2
Despite being the GOP-endorsed candidate Jason Lewis of Woodbury faces a Republican primary in U.S. Congressional District 2. Republican Darlene...
May 23, 2016 - 7:19pm
UPDATE: McCollum has a challenger, so does Fenton
Officially, the Washington County Board of Commissioners race is on. The filing period for county, state and federal elections is under way,...
May 23, 2016 - 12:22am
May 18, 2016
UPDATE: Minnesota House incumbents file for re-election, and 2 more County Board candidates
Today, two Minnesota Legislature incumbents have filed for re-election. State reps. Kelly Fenton and JoAnn Ward are the only candidates to have...
May 18, 2016 - 5:15pm
May 9, 2016
Woodbury man wins GOP 2nd District endorsement
ST. PAUL—An army of cheering, red-clad supporters boosted Woodbury resident Jason Lewis over David Gerson and his own dedicated band to...
May 9, 2016 - 1:25pm
May 4, 2016
LETTER: Gillespie shows dedication and respect for democratic principles
Thank you all for your support and good wishes. I want to thank Woodbury and all of you who have supported me in my run for office in the last...
May 4, 2016 - 5:05pm
April 28, 2016
Local DFL convention attendees endorse Gillespie, plus incumbents
Senate District 53 DFL, which includes the cities of Woodbury and Landfall and parts of Maplewood and Oakdale, held its local convention on...
April 28, 2016 - 9:21am
April 25, 2016
Polling location changes approved by council
Woodbury residents in three precincts will have to cast their ballots in new polling locations this year. During the April 13 meeting, the Woodbury...
April 25, 2016 - 12:00am
April 20, 2016
Candidates for special election file May 17-31
Candidate filings for the Washington County Board of Commissioners special election will occur from May 17-31. If more than two candidates file,...
April 20, 2016 - 12:50am
March 18, 2016
VIEWPOINT: In a new era of political campaigns, DISCLOSE Act would provide needed transparency
As most of you have heard, I have worked diligently during my time in the House to improve civil discourse among legislators and to improve...
March 18, 2016 - 12:59am