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Woodbury faces 3.84 percent tax levy increase in 2017
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Volleyball: Raptors win five-set battle vs. Rosemount
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Life at the crossroads: ‘Songs for a New World’ examines human response to loss
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October 1, 2010
State auditor candidates on the attack
October 1, 2010 - 10:33am
September 30, 2010
It is not just Emmer, Dayton and Horner
ST. PAUL -- The names Tom Horner, Mark Dayton and Tom Emmer are becoming well known across Minnesota, but four other names are on the state's governor ballot, too, and they are almost unknown. Ken Pentel of the Ecology Democracy Party, Farheen Hakeem of the Green Party, Linda Eno...
September 30, 2010 - 4:12pm
September 27, 2010
Pawlenty, lawmakers eye flood-funding session
ST. PAUL -- Minnesota's governor and legislators are preparing for a special legislative session to fund flood relief even as flood waters continue to rise in parts of southern Minnesota. Gov. Tim Pawlenty this morning announced that he and legislative leaders agreed to hold a one-day...
September 27, 2010 - 11:05am
September 23, 2010
Flooding closes stretch of Highway 52 south of metro
Northbound and southbound Highway 52 are closed due to flooding near Pine Island, according to the Minnesota Department of Transportation. Long-term Northbound Highway 52 Detour: Traffic should go east on Olmsted County Road 14 (75th Street), north on Highway 63, west on Highway...
September 23, 2010 - 3:24pm
August 28, 2010
Woodbury woman killed in crash near Devils Lake, ND
A 59-year-old woman from Woodbury was killed Friday afternoon in a two-vehicle accident near Devils Lake, North Dakota According to the North Dakota Highway Patrol, at about 4 p.m., a 1999 Dodge pickup driven by a 25-year-old man from Grand Forks was eastbound on U.S.
August 28, 2010 - 12:49pm
August 19, 2010
More than 2,000 attend service for fallen police officer
August 19, 2010 - 8:38am
August 16, 2010
Dayton complains about GOP interference
August 16, 2010 - 2:43pm
First governor debate: Candidates on the attack
ST. PAUL -- Minnesota's major governor candidates wasted no time launching attacks on each other Friday night in the first debate of the general election campaign. In an explosive debate, Republican Tom Emmer blasted Democrat Mark Dayton for being involved in government much of his...
August 16, 2010 - 9:19am
August 10, 2010
Engagement ring lost for more than a month found at bottom of lake
WILLMAR -- Tiffany Koltes of Eden Prairie was liberated from her engagement ring July 4 while swimming in Green Lake. She didn't notice the...
August 10, 2010 - 11:51am
Today's primary: tax the rich or the really rich?
The highlight race in today's primary election features one major question: How rich does a Minnesotan need to be before the state raises taxes? Former U.S. Sen. Mark Dayton, who leads recent polls for today's Democratic-Farmer-Laborite governor race, would increase income taxes...
August 10, 2010 - 5:52am
August 5, 2010
State and local patrol step up text-while-driving enforcement today
Today Woodbury police are joining more than 80 other Minnesota law enforcement agencies to increase patrols and ticket drivers when they observe dangerous distracting behavior. Gov. Pawlenty has proclaimed Aug. 5 as "Distraction-Free Driving Day," according to a press release sent...
August 5, 2010 - 11:25am
July 30, 2010
Kelliher not like the others
Margaret Anderson Kelliher wants voters to know she isn't one of the guys. She often subtly reminds people that she is the only female major...
July 30, 2010 - 11:06am
Job one for governor candidates: Fix the budget
ST. PAUL -- Governor candidates tell voters they want to improve education, expand health care, create jobs and do a myriad of other things. The trouble is, nearly everything they want depends on money, and Minnesota is hurting in that area. Badly hurting.
July 30, 2010 - 11:02am
May 13, 2010
Man who sexually assaulted elderly woman at central Minnesota church sentenced to 26 years in prison
WILLMAR, Minn. -- Lindon Roy Knutson, 62, was sentenced today to 312 months in prison, and conditional release for the rest of his life, on a first-degree criminal sexual conduct charge for sexually assaulting a 73-year-old woman last November at Crow River Lutheran Church near Belgrade,...
May 13, 2010 - 5:52pm
May 10, 2010
UPDATED: DFL pushing tax hike to Pawlenty
ST. PAUL -- Legislative Democrats want to raise Minnesota taxes $400 million, mostly on couples who make more than $200,000 annually, to help...
May 10, 2010 - 9:51am