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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
River Falls man says he can't take field sobriety tests because he's a disabled veteran
Fire destroys Woodbury snowplow
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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
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
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Afton hires former interim city administrator as consultant
The Afton city staff has grown by one. Afton City Council approved a contract with former Interim City Administrator Ron Moorse to serve as...
February 28, 2011 - 1:37pm
February 24, 2011
Woodbury will not intervene in 3M civil suit
Two months after the state filed a civil suit against 3M Co. to pay for environmental damages caused by chemical pollution in the area, the city of Woodbury was asked to intervene. On Wednesday, Woodbury City Council decided it was not necessary. "We are not a party to the matter,"...
February 24, 2011 - 4:49am
February 23, 2011
Woodbury streets scheduled for a facelift
More than seven miles of roadway in Woodbury need a little bit of a makeover after years of wear and tear. Woodbury City Council adopted a resolution Wednesday night allowing the engineering department to move forward with the 2011 Roadway Rehabilitation Project, a nearly $5 million...
February 23, 2011 - 3:15pm
February 18, 2011
State Farm building won't see special legislation this year
Whatever happens with plans to redevelop the State Farm Insurance building, it won't involve special legislation this session at the Capitol. Woodbury City Administrator Clint Gridley today confirmed the Legislature's timetable would be too narrow a window to draft any possible bill...
February 18, 2011 - 4:27pm
February 17, 2011
Washington County Board backs photo ID at polls
Washington County commissioners declared their support for a legislative effort to require Minnesotans to show photo identification before voting. County Board members voted unanimously last week to support requiring identification to cast a ballot. That resolution came on the same...
February 17, 2011 - 7:00am
February 15, 2011
City report shows increase in jobs, decline in residential housing values
New commercial construction in Woodbury was on the rebound in 2010 for the first time in four years, though local residential property values...
February 15, 2011 - 3:32pm
February 10, 2011
County commissioners want to see some ID
Washington County Commissioners on Tuesday declared their support for a legislative push to require Minnesotans to show photo identification before voting. Board members voted unanimously to support requiring an ID to cast a ballot on the same day a bill authored by Rep. Mary Kiffmeyer,...
February 10, 2011 - 9:00am
February 3, 2011
E-readers coming to Woodbury library
The No. 1 question staffers at R.H. Stafford Branch Library fielded last holiday season was what e-book offerings the library had. The second-most...
February 3, 2011 - 1:54pm
January 26, 2011
City Council clears way for law firm to devise State Farm plan
Woodbury City Council members moved ahead Wednesday with an effort to help occupy the vacant State Farm Insurance building. The body, acting in its Economic Development Authority capacity, approved up to $50,000 in funding to hire a law firm to draw up a plan to map out a strategy...
January 26, 2011 - 8:43pm
January 25, 2011
Commissioner Weik rejects call to exit transit consortium
A Washington County commissioner on Tuesday called for a vote soon on whether the county should pull out of a Twin Cities-area transit funding board, a move that could cost Washington County millions of dollars in funding for future transportation projects. Commissioner Bill Pulkrabek...
January 25, 2011 - 11:35am
January 24, 2011
Afton staffing plan approval still on hold
The Afton staffing plan is still in its planning stages, at least for a little while longer. Afton City Council was scheduled to make a motion on the proposed salary increases and the proposal to move Assistant City Administrator Sara Irvine up to the administrator position during...
January 24, 2011 - 11:17am
January 19, 2011
Law firm poised to aid State Farm building's future
Woodbury City Council members expressed interest in hiring a law firm to help find a solution for the vacant State Farm Insurance property. The firm would seek legislative action to "help make this a more competitive site," said City Administrator Clint Gridley.
January 19, 2011 - 10:36pm
Woodbury stands to lose under GOP budget plan
A lobbying group for Minnesota cities reports Woodbury would see nearly $800,000 less from the state under a GOP budget proposal. The city stands to lose $795,868 in market value homestead credit funding, according to the League of Minnesota Cities. Woodbury City Administrator...
January 19, 2011 - 9:53am
January 18, 2011
Council punts on changes to environmental policy
Proposed changes to a city ordinance governing environmental management will be put on hold until more community members can weigh in on it, Woodbury City Council members decided last Wednesday. During the Jan. 12 meeting City Council member Christopher Burns, in his first meeting,...
January 18, 2011 - 1:22pm
January 14, 2011
Afton's doggone ordinance
Afton resident Mille Porslid is still barking up the wrong tree, at least in the minds of several residents and some of the Afton Planning Commission members. The Afton Planning Commission held a public hearing on Jan. 3 for a proposal to amend the city's kennel ordinance. "This...
January 14, 2011 - 8:10am