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Woman serves 60 days for aiding and abetting 1st-degree drug sale
New Richmond, Wis., man charged with kidnapping two women in Afton
Sheriff's deputy recovers marijuana, meth during traffic stop
Alleged car thief gets nabbed on his first try
Police report: Bobcat at the beach, roaches in a tin, and a possible protest
crime and courts
Swimming and diving: Raptors lead conference relays
New Life Academy girls soccer: Eagles drop opener to Visitation
New Life Academy tennis: Eagles fare well in tournaments
East Ridge tennis: Raptors lose to Eagan, dominate Henry Sibley
East Ridge volleyball: Raptors adjust to high-tempo opponent in season-opening 3-1
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
Bank of America vs Bright
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Mortgage Electronic Registration Systems, Inc vs Jost
Donna Reynolds, 83
Helen L. Van Allen, 88
Florence E. Jacques, 88
Tom W. Mertz, 48
Roger C. 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
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May 29, 2015
District 833 eyes $17M levy
South Washington County Schools may ask voters for more than $17 million in new operating revenue, a big ballot request meant to prevent spending...
May 29, 2015 - 7:10am
April 16, 2015
School levy, bond will be on fall ballot in District 833
District 833 voters can expect two school referendum questions on the ballot this fall. South Washington County School Board members want the...
April 16, 2015 - 2:50pm
Woodbury City Council approves 2010 tax, spending plan
The numbers are crunched, the spending approved, the tax levy adopted. Woodbury City Council members unanimously backed a 2010 city budget that...
December 16, 2009 - 9:32am
December 15, 2009
Commissioners split on budget vote
A divided Washington County Board narrowly passed a 2010 budget plan that slightly increases property tax collections and cuts spending. Board members on Tuesday voted 3-2 to approve the $183.4 million budget. They put up the same vote for the property tax levy, which will increase...
December 15, 2009 - 2:21pm
December 9, 2009
Citizens to county: Cut taxes, spending
Residents gave Washington County commissioners more than an earful at a budget hearing, telling them that government should cut spending and...
December 9, 2009 - 4:16pm
September 16, 2009
Woodbury: Council wants more details, may lower levy
Woodbury City Council members want more information before finalizing a property tax hike that is higher than earlier proposed. The council...
September 16, 2009 - 9:15am
September 15, 2009
Board splits on budget plan
The Washington County Board on Tuesday approved a preliminary 2010 budget that would slightly increase property tax collections, but some commissioners want more spending cuts and no levy increase in a final budget plan. "I want to see it dropped down," Commissioner Bill Pulkrabek...
September 15, 2009 - 1:43pm
Afton's preliminary budget sees slight increase over 2009 figures
The Afton City Council approved the preliminary budget and tax levy for 2010 last week during a special meeting. Only three council members were in attendance at the Tuesday, Sept. 8 meeting. Council member Peg Nolz was out of town on vacation and Mayor Pat Snyder was ill. The...
September 15, 2009 - 12:25pm
September 10, 2009
Woodbury council OKs preliminary budget
The city of Woodbury's operations budget would remain essentially flat and an average-value home would see no city property tax hike under a preliminary budget plan approved Wednesday. "We have a budget that will be retaining our current service levels," City Administrator Clint...
September 10, 2009 - 9:03am
September 8, 2009
Council to vote on preliminary budget and levy
The Woodbury City Council will vote on a preliminary 2010 budget Wednesday, Sept. 8 that, if approved, would hold property taxes flat for the average value home. The staff-recommended operating budget of $25.97 million represents a 0.2 percent increase from 2009 general fund spending....
September 8, 2009 - 8:30am
September 1, 2009
Spending, taxes near flat in county budget plan
Washington County would spend less on its programs and operations and collect just a small percentage more in property tax revenue under a 2010 budget plan unveiled today. The budget proposal includes $144 million in operating expenses, down 1.4 percent from 2009 levels. The county...
September 1, 2009 - 1:33pm
August 20, 2009
City budget gets early support
The city of Woodbury may make few major changes to its budget next year as it looks to ride out an economic storm and an unprecedented drop in...
August 20, 2009 - 9:10am
August 19, 2009
Council to study budget tonight; public invited
Woodbury City Council members will immerse themselves in numbers tonight when they start analyzing a 2010 budget plan. City administrator Clint Gridley and finance officials propose an annual budget of $75.8 million, including a $27.4 million property tax levy. The budget suggests...
August 19, 2009 - 1:17pm
December 22, 2008
Afton finally has a budget
Afton's city council and a number of its residents met on Dec. 18 to discuss the proposed 2009 budget and tax levy, after the first truth-in-taxation hearing in Afton was rescheduled because of residents frustration and disappointment over incomplete and incorrect information provided...
December 22, 2008 - 12:00am
December 19, 2008
School District tax levy shows 5.2 percent increase
The School District 833 school board, Dec.
December 19, 2008 - 8:13am