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Philando Castile family reaches nearly $3 million settlement with city for fatal traffic stop
Apparent CO poisoning on St. Croix River leaves 1 dead, 2 hospitalized
Gmail will no longer scan your emails for advertising purposes
Minn. counties prepare for the worst over tax mistake that could cost them millions
Accused sex trafficker faces additional charges in Hennepin County
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Girls' Soccer: East Ridge's Yacovella is headed to the U of M
Woodbury Country Mile takes a hiatus
Always in Season: Barn swallows are a love-hate species
Track and Field: Sieffert earns spot on U of M track and field team
Track and Field: Weiss, coaches recall tough road to triple jump state title
Sharing the bounty: Woodbury's Christian Cupboard helps provide free produce at farmers market
Home builder helps make a wish
Woodbury THRIVES to hold senior social event
Overcoming fear: Relay for Life of South Washington County raises $130,000
Minister to marry couples aboard Afton's 'Love Float' during Fourth of July Parade
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ASSU LUXE BY DREW
Woodbury Police Auction 071517
Brookview Gardens Homeowners Assoc vs Joyce Kortuem
Online PUBLIC AUCTION 0628
Woodbury Ord 1938 Rezone
Ruth Ann Petersen, 89
Robert A. Gregory, 81
Mabel M. McLean, 91
Jeanette "Jan" Duraine, 80
Doris E. Garbe, 101
Viewpoint: Golden Prom a popular event
Viewpoint: Difficult session yields mixed results
Letter: No serious objection to protecting ballot box integrity
Are rhubarb and tomatoes fruits or vegetables?
Letters: Voter ID laws not about protecting integrity of vote; Thanks to Fenton for supporting tax relief
Real Estate Showcase
LETTER: County Board supports preservation of our history
I, along with other members of the Washington County Board of Commissioners, were disappointed by the recent column penned by Brent Peterson,...
October 27, 2016 - 12:14pm
October 26, 2016
Bond sale saves $5 million
Future school property taxes will be reduced by nearly $5 million following a bond refinance. The South Washington County School Board on Thursday...
October 26, 2016 - 7:45am
October 19, 2016
LETTER: District 622 believes in quality education
As a principal at Carver Elementary in Maplewood and a proud District 622 North St. Paul-Maplewood-Oakdale graduate, I bring a unique and relevant...
October 19, 2016 - 1:00pm
LETTER: Budget cut of 85 teachers equates to 85 jobs leaving our district
We are two of many concerned parents and community members in School District 622, North St. Paul-Maplewood-Oakdale. We compel citizens to consider...
October 19, 2016 - 12:00pm
October 17, 2016
LETTER: A cheaper use of taxpayer money should be found to increase transit
One message from the town hall on the Metropolitan Council Sept. 28 which struck me was: will the Gold Line bus-rapid transit (BRT) become an...
October 17, 2016 - 11:00am
October 11, 2016
$70K county grant aids recycling at Bielenberg Sports Center
Too much waste is going to waste at Bielenberg Sports Center. Mixed in with the tons of trash generated at the busy sports complex are materials...
October 11, 2016 - 8:29am
September 28, 2016
State funds writing program for female offenders
The Washington County Sheriff's Office will use a $10,000 grant from Metropolitan Regional Arts Council for a writing program for female offenders...
News/crime and courts
September 28, 2016 - 9:23am
September 26, 2016
VIEWPOINT: Get the facts about reverse mortgages
For many senior citizens, their homes are the most valuable asset they own. Some companies market the "reverse mortgage" as a way for seniors...
September 26, 2016 - 12:20pm
September 24, 2016
District 833 proposes flat levy
School District 833 South Washington County Schools is seeking the maximum-allowed property tax levy for 2017, but the proposal still is less...
September 24, 2016 - 9:50am
September 23, 2016
Debt refinance could save $4 million
School District 833 Refinanced debt could save School District 833 taxpayers more than $4 million. South Washington County Schools plans to reissue...
September 23, 2016 - 9:50am
September 22, 2016
Driving up prices: County proposes Increase in vehicle permit fees at parks
Visitors to Washington County parks should expect to pay more next year for vehicle permits. The permits are required for cars to enter some...
September 22, 2016 - 9:46am
September 20, 2016
3.5 percent county budget would fund 19 new full-time positions
Washington County plans a modest bump in its property tax collections in 2017. The increase is included in the 2017 preliminary budget, which...
September 20, 2016 - 3:38pm
September 19, 2016
OUR VIEW: Surprise! Gold Line might stop in Woodbury
The city has done it again. Finances reportedly are a wreck, council member points to council member as the cancer corrupting the room (even...
September 19, 2016 - 10:10am
September 17, 2016
Police report: Disappearance of two leopard kittens, guns scattered on the floor, a burglary that wasn't
Note: This is a sample of recent incidents involving the Woodbury police. All subjects are presumed innocent until proven guilty.
News/crime and courts
September 17, 2016 - 6:47am
September 14, 2016
Explorers donate proceeds from fair booth fundraising
The Washington County Board of Commissioners accepted $1,862 Sept. 6 that the Sheriff’s Office Explorers Program participants raised at their fast pitch booth at the Washington County Fair. The money will be used for training programs for the Explorers.
News/crime and courts
September 14, 2016 - 10:36am