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80 homes with higher PFC levels to get bottled water
Charges filed against family friend in kidnapping, murder of 5-year-old
Court orders restitution from thief who stole fragrances from Woodbury Ulta
City enacts new water rates for businesses and homeowner associations
$1,500 for fire equipment
crime and courts
Girls tennis: Woodbury loses to state champs in first match
Ragnar: A 'relay, relay' long run
Eggert finally lives out childhood dream
Raptors dynamic duo shines at next level
Local teams open season with practices on Monday
Hope Glen Farm unveils treehouse suite
Woodbury Days medallion has been found
The hunt continues! Woodbury Days medallion clue No. 3
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Local dog rescuers turn to other states for homeless dogs
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VIEWPOINT: South Washington County should be part of regional transit equation
VIEWPOINT: How to stay on course when supporting charitable athletic events
LETTER: People are tired of Kent's out-of-control spending
EDITOR'S VIEWPOINT: Prizes are a big deal
OUR VIEW: As nanny's story goes national, readers respond
Real Estate Showcase
May 16, 2016
School board delays the next boundary changes
With a hint of remorse about how quickly a decision was made about elementary school boundaries in the northern part of South Washington County...
May 16, 2016 - 12:17am
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 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
December 4, 2015
Longtime mail carrier retires after 26 years
After her father worked for the U.S. Postal Service for 28 years White Bear Lake resident Nancy Larson, 62, decided to carry on the tradition....
December 4, 2015 - 12:52am
August 29, 2015
Woodbury police chief says city needs more paramedics
The problem, Woodbury Public Safety Director Lee Vague said, is that Woodbury has a shortage of paramedics. The solution means a long-term commitment...
News/crime and courts
August 29, 2015 - 12:52am
June 13, 2015
CityPlace Phase II passes its first review
With construction of the new CityPlace retail development’s Phase I in full swing, the Woodbury Planning Commission has approved plans for...
June 13, 2015 - 12:00pm
No more future overlay district at Manning Avenue?
Following a public meeting last month over the proposed Manning Avenue Overlay District, Afton Planning Commission is starting to reconsider...
June 13, 2015 - 12:00am
May 26, 2015
Numbers game: Population estimates help guide city growth
New population estimates last week provide a number of interesting details about the City of Woodbury. Those details mean good things, too, like...
May 26, 2015 - 12:36am
March 7, 2015
Housing comes along slowly in Woodbury
The next era of residential growth is well under way in Woodbury, but that growth is not coming as quickly as some in the city would like. Approved...
March 7, 2015 - 5:54pm
January 6, 2009
State adds 38,033 persons
The population of Minnesota increased by 38,033 persons or 0.7 percent between July 2007 and July 2008, a slightly slower growth rate than in the preceding year. According to new estimates by the U.S. Census Bureau, Minnesota's population on July 1, 2008 was 5,220,393. Since the...
January 6, 2009 - 12:00am
October 15, 2008
School District 833 Community meetings offer update on construction and transition for 2009-10 term
To ensure community awareness of the preparations leading to the fall of 2009 when School District 833 will undergo major changes as a result of growth, updates from the district are being shared every few months. Upcoming community meetings will be held at 6:30 p.m. on Monday, Oct....
October 15, 2008 - 12:00am
May 28, 2008
Residential survey details praises, concerns
Washington County residents love their parks and libraries, but they think residential growth is too fast and are still not please with the condition of the roads. Those are just some of the sentiments indicated in a residential survey that was released to the public recently. The...
May 28, 2008 - 12:00am