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Sea of gray: Groutfit Day and other spirit themes grow popular at East Ridge
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Woodbury faces 3.84 percent tax levy increase in 2017
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Football: Woodbury gets second straight win vs. Stillwater
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Girls Soccer: Woodbury controls play in 2-0 win vs. Park
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Life at the crossroads: ‘Songs for a New World’ examines human response to loss
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38th annual Afton Art in the Park in pictures
The gift of writing: Local author recognized, donates books
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October 6, 2010
Apple Fest is this weekend
Apples, pumpkins, and hayrides will be celebrated this weekend when the annual Apple Fest is celebrated this weekend in the St. Croix River Valley. Apple orchards will be open from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. and offer a variety of activities, including tours and petting zoos. Participating...
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October 6, 2010 - 9:08am
September 27, 2010
Carpenter holds raptor release
More than 2,000 area residents turned out Saturday to watch eight birds of prey released back into the wild at the Carpenter Nature Center along...
September 27, 2010 - 10:14am
September 24, 2010
Fall raptor release is Sept. 25 at Carpenter Nature Center
The fall raptor release at Carpenter Nature Center will be held from 10 a.m. until 3 p.m. on Saturday, Sept. 25. The program is presented in partnership with The Raptor Center of the University of Minnesota. Rehabilitated birds of prey will be released at 11:30 a.m. and 2 p.m. Visitors...
September 24, 2010 - 2:50pm
March 28, 2010
Stillwater bridge back open to traffic
Less than a week after it was closed, the Stillwater bridge is open to traffic again. As flood waters receded, the lift bridge was reopened late Friday night. Traffic was free to move over the span on Saturday. The bridge had closed at 10 a.m. Tuesday as waters along the St. Croix...
March 28, 2010 - 9:13am
March 19, 2010
Stillwater bridge could be closed Sunday or Monday; sandbaggers sought
The City of Stillwater is requesting help in sandbagging today (Friday), Saturday and Sunday from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. People interested in helping may go to the parking lot on the corner of Mulberry and Water Street in Historic downtown Stillwater. The parking lot is located directly...
March 19, 2010 - 1:19pm
June 11, 2009
Minnesota students left holocaust memorial minutes before shooting
A group of Hermantown Middle School students was at the U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum on Wednesday about 20 minutes before a gunman opened fire...
June 11, 2009 - 8:09am
February 25, 2009
Outdoors panel considers forest plan
ST. PAUL - Minnesota legislators are considering spending millions of dollars to keep 187,227 acres of northern Minnesota state forests the same...
February 25, 2009 - 3:31pm
February 18, 2009
Mercury rising in Minnesota fish
The amount of toxic mercury in Minnesota walleye and northern pike has been going up since the mid 1990s, the Minnesota Pollution Control Agency reported Tuesday. The unexpected increase in mercury was found in an analysis of 25 years of fish from 825 Minnesota lakes by the PCA...
February 18, 2009 - 8:24am
January 27, 2009
Coleman: Include thousands in Senate tally
ST. PAUL -- An estimated 5,000 uncounted ballots should be included in the U.S. Senate election tally to avoid problems seen in Florida's 2000...
January 27, 2009 - 12:00am
January 9, 2009
Oak Park woman arrested in Stillwater egg throwing
Recipe for an anger omelet: Add one-part resentment towards former in-laws, two-parts anger toward former employers, and several cartons of eggs. Simmer. Serve cold at high velocity. A 42-year-old Oak Park Heights woman appeared to have perfected this recipe last month, when she...
January 9, 2009 - 12:00am
January 7, 2009
Pawlenty, lawmakers want to mandate sharing
Schools save money when they combine business-office services, so Gov. Tim Pawlenty and a coalition of state legislators want to require cooperation. A...
January 7, 2009 - 4:36pm
December 22, 2008
Franken leads; ballots remain
ST. PAUL - A new leader emerged Friday in Minnesota's U.S. Senate race, but new electoral wrinkles kept the outcome unknown. Democrat Al Franken...
December 22, 2008 - 12:00am
October 16, 2008
2 run quiet Senate campaigns
ST. PAUL - More than just the "big three" are seeking Minnesota's U.S. Senate seat, although the "other two" are mostly invisible. Two far lesser-known candidates will appear on the Nov. 4 ballot with Republican Sen. Norm Coleman, Democrat Al Franken and the Independence Party's...
October 16, 2008 - 12:00am
September 2, 2008
Benson couple putting bioenergy to the farm test
to the farm test Tom Cherveny firstname.lastname@example.org BENSON -- Mary Jo and Luverne Forbord took 30 acres of good cropland and decided it's time to find out: Are productive conservation and bioenergy for real, or are they just the buzz words of the day? So far the quest for that answer...
September 2, 2008 - 12:00am
GOP says distractions won't hurt them
ST. PAUL - Republicans dealt with distractions as they began their national convention Monday, but said the event still will be a success. First came Hurricane Gustav, whose surge and winds were less than predicted, but forced convention officials to trim their plans. Then, Sen....
September 2, 2008 - 12:00am