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NORTHLAND OUTDOORS: Meet a central Minnesota family whose made its living off wild rice for four generations
Football: Royals upset Raptors in regular season finale
Cross Country: Woodbury’s Romain wins Suburban East title
Woodbury approves co-op girls hockey team
Adapted Soccer: Thunderbolts get season's first shutout
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
Local realtor seeking shoe donations to fight extreme poverty
arts and entertainment
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John N. DeMorest, 54
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VIEWPOINT: Will county leaders someday embrace the historical society?
EDITORIAL: This time for president, none of the above
LETTER: Kent and rest of DFL support the Humpty Dumpty that is MNsure
LETTER: Vote Democratic, not for Fenton the co-sponsor of ‘bathroom bills’
LETTER: Trust Ward to work for common goals with ongoing funding sources
Real Estate Showcase
July 23, 2015
Survey results alter referendum plan
The South Washington County School Board might ease off a big-ticket referendum plan after it elicited a cool reception in a recent public survey. The...
July 23, 2015 - 8:12am
July 15, 2015
VIEWPOINT: Sieben wants to set the record straight
In the June 26 edition of the Woodbury Bulletin, state Rep. Kelly Fenton provided readers with a summary of the 2015 legislative session. Unfortunately, this piece did not provide a full and accurate account of how the final budget came to be, particularly the funding for both education...
July 15, 2015 - 10:08am
June 6, 2015
Newport man tries to resell stolen merchandise in Woodbury
A Newport man got a deal from an acquaintance, and when he brought his purchase to Music Go Round for resale, he ended up facing a felony. Frank...
News/crime and courts
June 6, 2015 - 12:00am
June 5, 2015
Counties seek lower price for Newport trash-processing facility
Washington and Ramsey counties are open to the idea of purchasing Resource Recovery Technologies (RRT), the trash-processing facility in Newport,...
June 5, 2015 - 9:28am
June 4, 2015
Woodbury proposes restructure to local cable commission
The City of Woodbury is asking members of the South Washington County Telecommunications Commission for their support to restructure the terms...
June 4, 2015 - 7:28am
December 6, 2011
Newport law takes aim at vacant buildings, yards
Rundown buildings and shabby yards: it's an unsavory reputation that officials in Newport say their city has and that they have long tried to shed. Now, the city has a new tool to aid its efforts in reversing that perception: an annual vacant building fee that officials say they...
December 6, 2011 - 8:00am
December 16, 2010
New river rules raise concerns in Newport
New state rules proposed for a Mississippi River critical area that includes Newport could place a heavy burden on city officials and restrict what riverfront homeowners can do with their own properties. Newport City Council members recently approved a "strongly worded" letter expressing...
December 16, 2010 - 7:23am
May 23, 2010
Upgrades coming to Newport Elementary this summer
The District 833 School Board approved the sale of $4.4 million in bonds May 20 for installation of a new heating and air conditioning system at Newport Elementary School this summer. Because of the federal stimulus bill, the bonds will be sold at 5 percent interest to investors,...
May 23, 2010 - 5:40pm
May 3, 2010
Semi rollover on I-494 interchange
A semi-trailer open-bed truck capsized Monday, May 3, at about 9 a.m. on the Bailey Road interchange over Interstate 494 in Newport. Newport...
May 3, 2010 - 11:48am
January 27, 2010
Wakota Bridge completion nearing
Better late than never. Three years behind schedule and millions over budget, the final span of the reconstructed Interstate 494 Wakota Bridge that spans the Mississippi River from Newport to South St. Paul stands six months from the finish line.
January 27, 2010 - 9:10am
September 1, 2009
State reading program expanded in local elementary schools
A state-funded program using trained volunteers to teach reading to children from kindergarten to third grade is being expanded in School District 833, according to Rick Spicuzza, assistant superintendent and district director of curriculum and assessment. Minnesota Reading Corps...
September 1, 2009 - 2:01pm
June 17, 2009
Quite a track record
From 11 a.m. to 10 p.m. every summer day you'll find, Richard and Elaine Oftedahl in the same place they've been 25 summers before -- Raceway...
June 17, 2009 - 1:01am
June 15, 2009
Newport man killed in motorcycle accident
A Newport man died Thursday, June 11, after he hit a deer with his motorcycle on Interstate 694 near White Bear Avenue. Nick J. Block, 39, was thrown from his motorcycle after hitting the deer, and landed in the left lane of the Interstate, according to the Minnesota State Patrol...
June 15, 2009 - 9:31am
June 3, 2009
Rebuilding Together Twin Cities accepting homeowner applications for fall project with Marathon Oil Co.
St. Paul--Rebuilding Together Twin Cities and Marathon Oil Co. are partnering for the second year to address critical repair and energy efficiency needs of a qualified, low-income homeowner. The organizations are seeking qualified homeowners to apply for the program. If selected,...
June 3, 2009 - 1:37pm
A homecoming long overdue
Richard Jenkins spent just seven months in the jungles of Vietnam. He's spent 44 years coping with the aftermath. The 66-year-old Newport man...
June 3, 2009 - 7:55am