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Washington County event celebrates state's oldest standing courthouse
Sam's Club in Woodbury undergoing major renovations
Woodbury's Craft Beer and Kitchen to close
UPDATE: Inmate apprehended in Minneapolis after prison van taken over
Dispute over trail detours final Minnesota legislative work
crime and courts
Softball: Royals continue section dominance
Where the buffalo roam
Baseball: Royals slip past Roseville in section opener
Vaulting forward: East Ridge sophomore reaches new heights
Boys' Tennis: Raptors are headed back to state
Gardener needed: Woodbury Heritage Society seeks volunteers to maintain Heritage House gardens
The Busby brothers of River Falls
A cure for procrastination: Surgeon combines diverse background in decision-making framework
Health briefs: Biking for health in New Richmond; blood donation opportunities
Remembering those who served: Memorial Day ceremony will include Civil War re-enactment
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PHN The Glen at Valley Creek
PHN PLANNING STONEMILL FARMS 16TH ADD
ASSU RIGHT CHANGE GROUP
The Metro Urology Foundation 9997.662
Mabel M. McLean, 91
Jeanette "Jan" Duraine, 80
Doris E. Garbe, 101
Dvionne "Dee" Claybaugh, 78
Marven M. Rosen, 84
Editorial: Honor WWII vets as nation salutes WWI
Letters: Voting franchise is a precious right; voting claims should be backed with proof
Garrison Keillor: One more modest proposal
Viewpoint: Setting PTSD record straight
Editorial: Senate, help those suffering from mental illness
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April 1, 2009
Former Woodbury firefighter is Minnesota fire marshal
Imagine taking over the state office responsible for managing emergencies, the day after one of the biggest emergencies in the history of the...
April 1, 2009 - 7:58am
March 27, 2009
Local firefighters sent to Fargo/Moorehead to aid in flood evacuations
The Woodbury Public Safety Department has sent three fire fighters to assist other agencies in evacuating residents from their homes in the greater Fargo-Moorehead area, which has been dealing with anticipated record-flood levels since earlier this week. Three Woodbury officials...
March 27, 2009 - 1:30pm
December 12, 2008
St. Croix Storage warehouse destroyed in blaze
Firefighters from more than 25 departments from western Wisconsin and Minnesota worked through the night to contain a blaze at a North Hudson...
December 12, 2008 - 12:00am
October 22, 2008
Ham Lake fire indictment does little to appease victims
Even if the Gunflint Trail community knows who started the Ham Lake wildfire on that windy morning in May 2007, it's not going to turn ashes...
October 22, 2008 - 12:00am
October 8, 2008
Woodbury fire stations welcome visitors to open houses
Visitors young and old can get an up-close look at fire trucks while talking with firefighters about the job they do at the annual Fire Prevention Week open house events Saturday, Oct. 11 from noon to 3 p.m. at all four fire stations in Woodbury. Children and adults alike can try...
October 8, 2008 - 12:00am
September 23, 2008
Part-time firefighters needed at Afton Road station
The city of Woodbury is looking for interested individuals to serve as paid-on-call firefighters for the Afton Road Fire Station, 6301 Upper Afton Road. An open house will be held Saturday, Sept. 27, from 3 to 5 p.m. at the Afton Road station to recruit new part-time staff. Individuals...
September 23, 2008 - 12:00am
September 11, 2008
Public safety dept. sponsoring fire extinguisher training
The Woodbury Public Safety Board is sponsoring fire extinguisher training at the fire station located at 1275 Woodbury Drive, the corner of Woodbury Drive and Fox Run Road, on Saturday, Oct. 11 from noon to 3 p.m. This event will coincide with the open house held for "Fire Prevention...
September 11, 2008 - 12:00am
Explosive noise from Cogentrix fire traveled far
Raw natural gas ignited Thursday night in a steam generator at Cogentrix energy plant in Cottage Grove, causing residents as far away as Woodbury to hear and feel the loud "boom." The noise came at about 10 p.m., police said. No one was injured in the incident, which occurred in...
July 11, 2008 - 11:41am
June 16, 2008
Fire destroys a Farmington family's home
A Farmington family lost its home after a fire broke out in the garage early Sunday morning. Darcy and Pam Zehnder and their daughter were awakened to the sound of fire alarms at about 2:30 a.m., Pam said. The family got out of the house, and they were able to get one of their two...
June 16, 2008 - 12:00am
June 12, 2008
Lightning strike sets fire to Farmington home
A Farmington man got a rude awakening Wednesday morning after lighting struck and set his house on fire. Terry Nutter had worked a night shift and was asleep around 10 a.m. in his home on the 500 block of Lower Heritage Way. A loud clap of thunder woke him briefly, but he fell back...
June 12, 2008 - 12:00am
June 9, 2008
St. Paul Park man dead after house fire
Richard Andrews, 53, died at Regions Hospital in St. Paul after an early morning fire at his St. Paul Park home Friday. St. Paul Park Fire and Police departments were called to 805 First St., at 1:39 a.m. after receiving a report of smoke coming from the home. Police attempted...
June 9, 2008 - 12:00am
June 6, 2008
Woodbury flight attendant denies plane lavatory fire charge
The disgruntled flight attendant accused of setting a fire in the rear lavatory of a jetliner forced last month to land in Fargo also was on an earlier flight that experienced a bathroom fire, a federal prosecutor said Thursday. The revelation of the coincidence came during a hearing...
June 6, 2008 - 11:17am
May 15, 2008
Woodbury man charged with starting fire on Northwest flight
A 19-year-old man faces federal charges for a bathroom fire on a jet forced to make an emergency landing May 7 at Fargo's Hector International Airport. Eder H.
May 15, 2008 - 12:00am
May 9, 2008
Bathroom fire forces flight to make emergency landing at Fargo airport; FBI investigating
FARGO, N.D. -- The FBI is investigating the cause of a bathroom fire that forced a Compass Airlines jet to make an emergency landing Wednesday at Fargo's Hector International Airport. None of the 69 passengers aboard the 76-seat jet was injured when it landed at 10:44 p.m. without...
May 9, 2008 - 12:00am
April 29, 2008
Firefighter injured in house fire
An Oakdale firefighter was injured early Tuesday morning in a house fire in Woodbury that rekindled after it was believed to have been extinguished. According to Woodbury Public Safety officials, the firefighter was part of a team of responders from Oakdale and Maplewood who were...
April 29, 2008 - 10:00am