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River Falls man says he can't take field sobriety tests because he's a disabled veteran
Fire destroys Woodbury snowplow
DWI Enforcers include 2 state troopers and Woodbury police officer
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Charges: Burglars admit to arson, spray painting, thefts
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State's top skaters compete in Woodbury
Girls soccer: Raptors knock off No. 9 Eastview
Girls tennis: Woodbury loses to state champs in first match
Girls tennis: East Ridge beats Henry Sibley 6-1
East Ridge bowling club to hold info session at Pinz
Area 4-H members win at Washington County Fair
Dogs and ducks: Kids learn life lessons in theater camp
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Hope Glen Farm unveils treehouse suite
Woodbury Days medallion has been found
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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!
VIEWPOINT: South Washington County should be part of regional transit equation
Real Estate Showcase
April 18, 2016
VIEWPOINT: 'Counties Matter' theme apparent in all that counties provide
It can be as simple as the water you drink, the path you take to the mailbox, the driver's license in your wallet. The beauty of county government...
April 18, 2016 - 12:54am
Kent seeks lower textbook costs for college students
Between 2002 and 2013, the price of college textbooks rose 82 percent — more than twice the rate of inflation, according to a recent study...
April 18, 2016 - 12:41am
April 12, 2016
VIEWPOINT: Money is better in hands of individuals
The 2016 legislative session kicked off earlier this month, and we are set for a fast-paced, 10-week session.
April 12, 2016 - 12:54am
April 10, 2016
Greater Minnesota watches transportation funding debate
ST. PAUL—Greater Minnesota has lots at stake in a legislative transportation funding debate. Senate Democrats said March 14 that it is...
April 10, 2016 - 12:51am
April 8, 2016
Lake Elmo Swim Pond repairs are scheduled
The good news is, when it's complete, the new Lake Elmo Swim Pond will be fully updated and more ADA accessible. The bad news is, the pond will...
April 8, 2016 - 8:15am
Real ID gag rule nears an end
ST. PAUL—Minnesota is almost to the point where key state officials can begin talking about complying with federal identification card...
April 8, 2016 - 12:52am
April 5, 2016
Afton welcomes Islamic center
For the past five years the Islamic Society of Woodbury-East Metro has been holding worship services in a 2,500-square-foot office space along...
April 5, 2016 - 6:13pm
March 29, 2016
Fenton figures to make mark this session
As bills head for passage into law, state Rep. Kelly Fenton will be in the loop. The Woodbury Republican is serving as vice chairwoman on House...
March 29, 2016 - 12:50am
March 27, 2016
New business coming to Afton
SavATree will officially be calling Afton home. Afton City Council approved a conditional-use permit for SavATree to build its new headquarters...
March 27, 2016 - 12:35am
March 26, 2016
Council waives reservation fee for Art in the Park
Afton Art in the Park will be coming to the city Sept. 24-25, and again this year it will cost less for the Afton Area Business Association to...
March 26, 2016 - 12:30am
March 24, 2016
State grant bolsters fight against sex trafficking
Washington County has made an investment in the effort to stop sex trafficking. In turn, the Minnesota Department of Public Safety is making...
News/crime and courts
March 24, 2016 - 12:37am
March 19, 2016
Tria plan will come before Woodbury council March 23
With several Park Nicollet and HealthPartners sites already located in Woodbury, the health provider is one step closer to bringing yet one more...
March 19, 2016 - 12:21am
March 16, 2016
No wedding bells in Afton
Well it won't be happily ever after for Afton and the Hoelderles. Afton City Council denied an ordinance amendment, presented by Tom and Clare...
March 16, 2016 - 12:52pm
Facilities report on county library conditions yields some surprises
Now that the Washington County Library Strategic Plan has been approved, it's time to start thinking about what facility improvements are needed,...
March 16, 2016 - 12:58am
March 15, 2016
The wedding is off in Afton -- again
Afton Planning Commission decided it couldn't say "I do" to a resident's request. During its March 7 meeting Afton Planning Commission voted...
March 15, 2016 - 1:51pm