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VIEWPOINT: South Washington County should be part of regional transit equation
VIEWPOINT: How to stay on course when supporting charitable athletic events
LETTER: People are tired of Kent's out-of-control spending
EDITOR'S VIEWPOINT: Prizes are a big deal
OUR VIEW: As nanny's story goes national, readers respond
Real Estate Showcase
April 8, 2016
District purchases land for school
South Washington County Schools has reached an agreement to buy 54 acres of land for a new Oltman Middle School, and the project is on schedule...
April 8, 2016 - 12:36am
March 24, 2016
State grant bolsters fight against sex trafficking
Washington County has made an investment in the effort to stop sex trafficking. In turn, the Minnesota Department of Public Safety is making...
News/crime and courts
March 24, 2016 - 12:37am
March 21, 2016
VIEWPOINT: DFL fiscal restraint leads to prosperity
During Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton's State of the State address he told Minnesotans: "My No. 1 priority in this legislative session will be to...
March 21, 2016 - 12:08am
March 17, 2016
100% of Afton gets connected
All of Afton's residents will officially be online this fall. Afton City Council gave final approval to a citywide high-speed Internet buildout...
March 17, 2016 - 11:27am
Woodbury settles contract with city’s Public Works employees
A labor agreement between the City of Woodbury and the International Union of Operating Engineers, Local 49, has been reached, more than two...
March 17, 2016 - 12:27am
March 9, 2016
Union talks turn tougher, as negotiations head for mediation
New players, a different negotiating process and a controversial policy have altered the dynamics of School District 833 teacher contract talks....
March 9, 2016 - 12:19pm
March 8, 2016
Bond contest legal tab grows
The bulk of the district’s legal effort during the recent contested bond election cost more than $17,000. South Washington County Schools...
March 8, 2016 - 12:03am
February 23, 2016
LETTER: The true cost is always left out
State Sen. Susan Kent’s Viewpoint about what she names “wise infrastructure investments” confuses transportation (roads and bridges) with transit projects like the Gateway bus rapid transit (expensive projects that fund special interests). I’m all for transit when there is...
February 23, 2016 - 12:46am
February 20, 2016
Sales promotion: For Savers employee, sign shaking involves personal playground
To say that Dan Gould has taken ownership of his job — and the intersection of Tamarack Road and Radio Drive — might be a bit of an understatement....
February 20, 2016 - 12:51am
February 17, 2016
County shares priorities with local legislators
When area lawmakers return to St. Paul next month for the 2016 legislative session, they’ll know exactly what are the top priorities for Washington...
February 17, 2016 - 12:30am
February 10, 2016
Parent and staff organization awards $11,100 in grants
The East Ridge Parent and Staff Organization, ER PSO, has concluded their 2015-16 grant process and awarded $11,100 to East Ridge High School...
February 10, 2016 - 12:08am
February 9, 2016
Met Council awards grants to Washington County parks projects
The Metropolitan Council has awarded nearly $850,000 in grants to benefit Washington County parks projects that will be constructed in 2016. Two...
February 9, 2016 - 12:01am
February 8, 2016
Grant money goes to children’s, adult crisis response services
Washington County will use of a 2016 Children and Adult Crisis Response Services Grant to support crisis response services. The $222,880 grant...
February 8, 2016 - 12:01am
February 7, 2016
Fenton joins committee addressing child care shortage, high costs in Minnesota
Minnesota House of Representatives Speaker Kurt Daudt, R-Crown, announced last month the formation of a Select Committee on Affordable Child Care. State Rep. Kelly Fenton, R-Woodbury, was named to the select committee which will partner with providers and parents to facilitate solutions...
February 7, 2016 - 12:36pm
February 5, 2016
Men’s club contributes $175,000 to church causes
A group of local Catholics have raised more than $175,000 since they formed a club at a young church in Woodbury. St. Ambrose Catholic Community...
February 5, 2016 - 5:13pm