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DWI Enforcers include 2 state troopers and Woodbury police officer
Man arrested in Afton in possible hostage situation
Charges: Burglars admit to arson, spray painting, thefts
Woodbury drinking water OK, city says
Charges: Woman has drugs in purse during 96 mph rush-hour traffic stop
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State's top skaters compete in Woodbury
Girls soccer: Raptors knock off No. 9 Eastview
Girls tennis: Woodbury loses to state champs in first match
Girls tennis: East Ridge beats Henry Sibley 6-1
East Ridge bowling club to hold info session at Pinz
Dogs and ducks: Kids learn life lessons in theater camp
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Hope Glen Farm unveils treehouse suite
Woodbury Days medallion has been found
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February 12, 2015
Fenton: Met Council panel targeting 'overreach'
A legislative panel is looking to take a deep dive into the scope of a governmental agency that oversees a range of metro issues, from transit to housing and redevelopment. The House Subcommittee on Metropolitan Council Accountability and Transparency, launched Jan. 28, includes...
February 12, 2015 - 6:45am
February 9, 2015
Ispiri’s new Woodbury location is inspired
Ispiri, in Italian, means “Inspired.” That’s also how one could look at the new location for the Woodbury home design and remodeling company,...
February 9, 2015 - 11:22am
February 5, 2015
Woodbury chamber program targets tomorrow's employees
Entering the workforce might seem a long ways off for high school students, but as was evidenced last week it’s never too early to start preparing. The...
February 5, 2015 - 8:19am
Kent bill would muscle up phy-ed in schools
A Woodbury lawmaker wants more schools around the state to do their part in ensuring students stay active. A bill authored by Sen. Susan Kent, DFL-Woodbury, requires statewide physical education standards to be set for students in kindergarten through 12th grade. The legislation...
February 5, 2015 - 8:15am
February 4, 2015
Critics pounce on city facility-use proposal
An otherwise routine policy revision caused quite a stir at Woodbury City Hall after new language in the Outdoor Athletic Facility Use Policy was introduced during the Jan. 28 meeting. Not every seat in the Woodbury City Council chambers was filled, but very few were open, as about...
February 4, 2015 - 8:45am
Freeze! Polar Plunge coming to Woodbury
Woodbury will be the “cool” place to be on Valentine’s Day. Woodbury will be hosting its first-ever Polar Plunge on Feb. 14 at Carver...
February 4, 2015 - 8:43am
February 3, 2015
District 833 lands 6 nominees for Teacher of the Year
Six South Washington County School District teachers are in the running for Minnesota's top teaching award. Gina Tester, Lanka Liyanapathiranage, James Magee, Diane Munson, Colleen Redmond and Amanda Sage are among the 123 candidates vying for Minnesota Teacher of the Year, an...
February 3, 2015 - 11:24am
Afton man killed in Wisconsin snowmobile crash
GORDON, Wis. -- A 70-year-old Afton, Minn., man was killed Saturday near Gordon in far northwest Wisconsin when his snowmobile left the roadway and struck trees. Robert Kaye was declared dead at the scene after the crash was reported at 7:28 p.m., said the Douglas County Sheriff's...
February 3, 2015 - 10:14am
January 30, 2015
Spicing up the Woodbury market
Woodbury’s new Spice Bazaar International Foods promises to bring a culinary cultural adventure to some kitchens, and a taste of home to others. Opening...
January 30, 2015 - 1:55pm
Woodbury author's words to come alive at unique reading event
Books will come alive next week. Merrill Community Arts Center will be hosting a “Wine, Beer and Books” event featuring Woodbury author...
January 30, 2015 - 9:12am
January 29, 2015
Police reports: Motorized cabin fever remedy, Twitter threat, church ejection, more ...
NOTE: This is a sample of recent incidents involving the Woodbury police. All subjects are presumed innocent until proven guilty. A South St. Paul man reported Jan. 6 that he spotted two suspicious males at Central Park. The men hadn’t committed a crime, but “looked out...
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January 29, 2015 - 6:28am
January 28, 2015
Atten-hut: WHS Junior ROTC program marks 25 years
It was in 1989 when an Air Force Junior ROTC program in New York decided to discontinue its program. New York’s loss ended up being Woodbury’s...
January 28, 2015 - 7:51am
Time again to take Woodbury's temperature
Check your mailboxes in the next week, folks. If you’re one of the lucky ones, you’ll be chosen to weigh in on topics like roundabouts, city-run programs and services, and the overall quality of life in Woodbury. The “selection,” so to speak, will come by way of Woodbury’s...
January 28, 2015 - 6:56am
January 27, 2015
Evaluation leaves School Board 'pleased overall' with Jacobus' performance
The South Washington County School Board believes Superintendent Keith Jacobus has the district pointed in the right direction. That was the conclusion the board reached after a closed meeting Jan. 22 to discuss Jacobus’ mid-year evaluation. School Board Chairman Ron Kath, reading...
January 27, 2015 - 3:42pm
January 26, 2015
Fat bikes flew in Woodbury
Fat bikes -- mountain bikes outfitted with oversized tires that easily traverse snowy trails -- flew on Sunday in Woodbury. Riders from around...
January 26, 2015 - 2:52pm