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100 mph chase through Woodbury brings Somerset man to Minnesota courts
Afton approves bid for $12.5 million downtown project
Man faces burglary charges after jumping through a screen
Police report: $3,000 ring on an end table, lightning strikes chimney, bloody nose at Carver Lake
Charges: Couple shows up at Woodbury hospital, bloodied after alleged assault
crime and courts
East Ridge volleyball: Raptors adjust to high-tempo opponent in season-opening 3-1
East Ridge boys soccer: Hoeffel emerges in pair of wins
2016 preview: Swimming and diving teams boast talented returners
2016 preview: New Life Academy boys soccer enters season with high expectations
2016 preview: New Life Academy girls soccer boasts new look in new season
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
arts and entertainment
HOUSE OF KNOWLEDGE
Florence E. Jacques, 88
Tom W. Mertz, 48
Roger C. Meikle, 60
Joan K. Hargis
Roger Meikle, 60
VIEWPOINT: East metro deserves 100-year plan for transportation
VIEWPOINT: Our students are the focus of all we do
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
Real Estate Showcase
March 15, 2016
SavATree permit moves forward
St. Croix SavATree is one step closer to calling Afton home. Afton Planning Commission gave the greenlight to SavATree's conditional-use permit...
March 15, 2016 - 1:37pm
Fenton figures to make impact at State Capitol
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 15, 2016 - 12:58pm
March 13, 2016
Washington County initiates steps for $20 million bond sale
There's a full slate of capital improvement projects planned for Washington County this summer, and now the county is starting to plan how to...
March 13, 2016 - 12:55am
March 12, 2016
County plans to step back from township zoning, land use process
Things will be getting a little easier for Washington County township residents who want to change the zoning of their properties, thanks to...
March 12, 2016 - 12:22am
March 11, 2016
Random facts about a growing community
The City of Woodbury released the Community Development 2015 Annual Report last week. The report recaps all areas of the city's growth for the...
March 11, 2016 - 12:00am
March 8, 2016
Construction highlights start of Minnesota Legislature
ST. PAUL -- Construction workers in hardhats roved around the Minnesota House chamber Tuesday morning, less than an hour before the 2016 session began, conducting last-minute checks on microphones and voting buttons. It was a sign of a House meeting in a construction zone this year. The...
March 8, 2016 - 1:52pm
March 6, 2016
Major donors could help endowment sustain K-9 program forever
Pennies, nickels, dimes and quarters added up as the Koins for K-9s campaign raised $2,000 in its inaugural effort to support Woodbury Public...
News/crime and courts
March 6, 2016 - 12:56am
March 5, 2016
Free solar subscription means more than $1 million in energy savings for city
The City of Woodbury will see a significant savings in its energy usage, thanks to a pending community solar subscription agreement with a company...
March 5, 2016 - 12:39am
March 1, 2016
VIEWPOINT: Washington County prepares to serve population as it ages
It is natural for individuals to age – it is not natural for entire populations to age. Understanding the difference and preparing the community...
March 1, 2016 - 12:49am
February 26, 2016
In Afton, new liquor license requirements include 50-50 sales
Sitting outside by the river with a drink is a pastime enjoyed by many in Afton. And now there might be more options. Afton City Council updated...
February 26, 2016 - 12:22am
February 24, 2016
Fenton announces re-election campaign
Kelly Fenton, R-Woodbury, has announced her plan to run for re-election for state representative in 2016. She was first elected in 2014 and...
February 24, 2016 - 2:35pm
February 16, 2016
On March 1, Republicans caucus at East Ridge High School; check-in begins at 6:15 p.m.
Senate District 53 Republicans' precinct caucus will be held at East Ridge High School Gym in Woodbury (use the event or easternmost entrance...
February 16, 2016 - 1:45pm
DFL precinct caucuses take place March 1 at WHS; check-in begins at 6 p.m.
Senate District 53 DFL will hold precinct caucuses on Tuesday, March 1, at Woodbury High School, 2665 Woodlane Drive. Sign-in begins at 6 p.m....
February 16, 2016 - 1:45pm
February 14, 2016
Is Avonlea's wedding back on in Afton?
Once again Afton residents Tom and Clare Hoelderle are hoping to find the perfect marriage between themselves, their proposed commercial wedding...
February 14, 2016 - 12:44am
February 10, 2016
Board adopts electronic bidding process
The bidding climate just got a little bit more interesting for Washington County projects. At the Jan. 26 meeting, the Washington County Board...
February 10, 2016 - 12:02am