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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
UPDATE: Freeway crash involved Hudson motorist, semi, third vehicle
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
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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
June 10, 2015
Doing what it takes: Alternative High School graduates 22
They did it their way. As they walked up to the lectern to receive their diploma, each graduate of South Washington Alternative High School...
June 10, 2015 - 9:57am
April 17, 2015
Bringing in green by staying green
The Math and Science Academy’s Earth Club held a garage sale April 10-11, at the school. A fund-raiser for the Nature Conservancy, various...
April 17, 2015 - 12:00pm
Kansas man indicted for May 29 bank robbery
A 27-year-old Kansas man was indicted Tuesday in federal court in Minneapolis in connection with the May 29 robbery of the Anchor Bank in St. Paul Park. Christopher Shane Green of Junction City, Kan., was charged with one count of bank robbery. Green's indictment alleges that on...
crime and courts
June 17, 2009 - 12:27pm
June 10, 2009
Commitment to family and country
Bryan Green wasn't there to pick up his three sons from their last day of school at Lake Elmo Elementary last Friday. But you better believe...
June 10, 2009 - 9:16am
June 4, 2009
Bank robbery suspect charged
A 27-year-old Kansas man was charged Monday in connection with the Friday, May 29 robbery of the Anchor Bank in St. Paul Park. Christopher Green of Junction City, Kansas, appeared in federal court in Minneapolis Monday, June 1 where he was charged with one count of bank robbery,...
June 4, 2009 - 1:45pm
May 7, 2009
City awards school, businesses for being 'green'
City awards schools, business for being green "Green is the new black." Mayor Bill Hargis said it best himself Thursday morning at Woodbury's annual Business Town Meeting, where the city handed out Environmental Excellence awards to four businesses and one school. It's the second...
May 7, 2009 - 3:09pm
Woodbury green-up day
Woodbury's annual Arbor Day tree planting event will take place Saturday, April 25 from 9 a.m. to noon. Individuals and groups of neighbors and friends are invited to sign up to help plant trees in Woodbury on the new trail corridor along St.John's Drive, east to Settler's Ridge...
April 7, 2009 - 12:50pm
March 11, 2009
City accepting nominations for environmental excellence 'green' awards
The city of Woodbury is looking to recognize some green businesses. Last year the Woodbury Sustainability Committee debuted it "Environmental Excellence Awards" program that recognized business, organizations and individuals that make Woodbury a more sustainable community "through...
March 11, 2009 - 1:55pm
January 23, 2009
No immediate Green Acres change
ST. PAUL - House Democrats beat back a Thursday attempt to immediately overturn controversial farm property tax law changes legislators made last year. Democrats, who control the Legislature, said they will consider rescinding the Green Acres law changes in the normal committee...
January 23, 2009 - 12:00am
January 22, 2009
Some say Green Acres not be the place to be
ST. PAUL -- A 2008 law change threatens farmland across the state - from the Twin Cities suburbs to land bordering lakes and rivers - farmers...
January 22, 2009 - 12:00am
December 10, 2008
Our View: Red + blue = Green
Political divide and fierce debate on issues is not something new to our country's history, nor is it a reality that will be going away anytime soon. Though the current level of hostility between Republicans and Democrats has been palpably increasing over the past decade, there...
December 10, 2008 - 12:00am
November 11, 2008
Veteran's view: Being 'Marine green' leads to an unexpected journey
The Marine Corps is a funny breed, all its own. I first realized that when I arrived at boot camp in San Diego before my service in the Vietnam War. Our drill instructor pounded it into our heads that we were no longer white, black or Latino; we were Marine green. That was the only...
November 11, 2008 - 12:00am
Pawlenty promotes green jobs
ST. PAUL -- Lower taxes for businesses that add jobs in renewable energy industries is a key part of Gov. Tim Pawlenty's 2009 economic plan....
November 11, 2008 - 12:00am
November 5, 2008
Viewpoint: Should taxpayers' money be used by city to promote 'green'?
In the span of just a few days, the city of Woodbury sponsored two "green" initiatives. While seemingly modest in scope, they ought to ring a few alarm bells for taxpayers growing a bit weary of funding those views with which they may have disagreements. During the week of Oct....
November 5, 2008 - 12:00am
October 24, 2008
Letter: Hurst has a history of service
I have known Cheryl Hurst to be a dedicated public servant providing leadership to our community for many years. She has been willing to step forward on sometimes controversial issues such as affordable housing. Today, the merits of having housing stock that serves a full continuum...
October 24, 2008 - 12:00am