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Woodbury approves co-op girls hockey team
Woodbury Days: Without new leadership, there’s possibility annual event could end
R.H. Stafford Library's 2nd annual Maker Fest
Apples, pumpkins and animals
Woodbury Boy Scout leads makeover of thrift shop entrance
Crossroads Church considers Hastings campus
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Real Estate Showcase
Drop-off locations ready to accept Christmas trees
This season, the following locations will accept Christmas trees after the holiday. Note the hours of operation, fees, and resident restrictions for each site. Tree stands, plastic bags, tinsel, wire, lights, and all other decorations should be removed before drop-off. Private waste...
December 26, 2010 - 7:44am
December 21, 2010
Connecting with the little ones
Editor's note: This is the second in a series of profiles on the winner of the Woodbury Chamber of Commerce awards for educators, businesses...
December 21, 2010 - 10:52am
Retail building goes solar
Paul Schmitz recently moved his business to a new location at the Shoppes of Woodbury Village. Not long after things were settled at his store,...
December 21, 2010 - 10:42am
December 14, 2010
Council approves purchase to expand Cree Park
One of Woodbury's parks will see an expansion next year. The Woodbury City Council voted 5-0 at its Dec. 8 meeting to approve an open space acquisition of an 8.8-acre property adjacent to Cree Park on Century Avenue and west of Applewood Court. The city purchased the property for...
December 14, 2010 - 5:12pm
November 10, 2010
Daily jail bookings for Wednesday
According to the Washington County Sheriff's Office, the following people were booked into the Washington County Jail between 7 a.m. Tuesday and 7 a.m. Wednesday: Jeremy D. Groman, 21, of Woodbury, transported from the Ramsey County Jail in connection with a disorderly conduct charge. Adam...
crime and courts
November 10, 2010 - 11:17am
November 8, 2010
Daily jail bookings for Monday
According to the Washington County Sheriff's Office, the following people were booked into the Washington County Jail between 7 a.m. Friday and 7 a.m. Monday: Cody T. Asmus, 24, of Woodbury, reported for sentencing on a second-degree DWI charge. David M. Brunckhorst, 32, of Stillwater,...
crime and courts/News
November 8, 2010 - 12:01pm
November 6, 2010
Tinucci's gets its revenge on Randy
No such thing as a free lunch, right? There was on Friday, at Tinucci's in Newport, where the first 50 fans who turned over a Randy Moss jersey got a complimentary buffet lunch that the ex-Viking dissed in a locker room tirade before he was cut by the team last week. Hundreds packed...
November 6, 2010 - 8:15am
October 21, 2010
Daily jail bookings for Thursday
According to the Washington County Sheriff's Office, the following people were booked into the Washington County Jail between 7 a.m. Wednesday and 7 a.m. Thursday: Darren L. Hones, 44, of Woodbury, arrested in the 1700 block of Radio Drive in Woodbury on second-degree assault and...
crime and courts/News
October 21, 2010 - 8:05am
July 30, 2010
Daily jail bookings for Friday
According to the Washington County Sheriff's Office, the following people were booked into the Washington County Jail between 7 a.m. Thursday and 7 a.m. Friday: Robert K. Campbell, Jr., 29, of Woodbury, arrested by Woodbury police on a domestic assault charge. Aaron J. Hurlburt,...
crime and courts/News
July 30, 2010 - 10:02am
July 16, 2010
Tamarack Swamp nature walk coming July 22
Tamarack Swamp Nature Preserve, located directly north of Valley Creek Road at Tower Drive in Woodbury, is a Twin Cities jewel with more than 150 acres providing the area with a rare ecosystem that includes high plant and animal diversity. The Ramsey-Washington Metro Watershed District...
July 16, 2010 - 8:27am
July 14, 2010
'Outstanding Teen' will vie for national crown next month
Some kids spend their summers relaxing and recharging before another school year hits. But Katarina Akridge is not just some kid. She's Miss Minnesota's Outstanding Teen. Akridge won the title in June after competing against one dozen other girls from across the state in a scholarship...
July 14, 2010 - 9:40am
Observatory to open in Afton
Many consider Belwin Conservancy a great place to observe nature and the land, but next month the Afton destination will also be a place to observe the night sky. In a partnership with the Minnesota Astronomical Society, Belwin is in the process of building an observatory, which...
July 14, 2010 - 9:37am
July 13, 2010
Public Safety getting ready for Aug. 3 "Night to Unite"
Has summer already come and gone? Not yet. There's still a "Night to Unite" to be had. The annual night out where neighborhood block parties intersect with police officers and fire fighters over pot luck fare and barbecue grills will take place Tuesday, Aug. 3. Traditionally, the...
July 13, 2010 - 12:49pm
July 12, 2010
Woodbury 13th out of top 100 places to live in America, magazine says
Thirteenth is certainly not as good as first, but Woodbury found its way back near the top in Money Magazine's latest rankings of "America's best small cities." In 2003 Money Magazine ranked Woodbury as the best place to live in the central United States. Eden Prairie was ranked...
July 12, 2010 - 11:04am
Camping out at Carver Lake
Dozens of local families pitched tents, grilled hot dogs and slept under the stars Friday at Carver Lake as part of a city-sponsored program. The...
July 12, 2010 - 9:39am