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Residence Inn opens Friday in Woodbury
County candidates speak at forum
Middle Eastern quick serve opens in Woodbury
Minnesota drivers expected to hit more than 42,000 deer
State funds writing program for female offenders
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Boys Soccer: Raptors’ winning streak grows to six games
Girls Soccer: Raptors put weather aside to defeat Roseville
Adapted Soccer: Thunderbolts roll in home opener
A couple of shotgun experts find out what they've been missing in mourning dove hunting
Football: Woodbury's Jalen Morrison gives verbal commitment to UND
Residents rally for Big Truck Day
38th annual Afton Art in the Park in pictures
The gift of writing: Local author recognized, donates books
Belwin Conservancy unveils new look for education center
Kids Glo Run: Neon is back in style
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April 22, 2009
Letter: Solar panels in Woodbury
The story of the gentleman who couldn't get permission from the Wedgewood homeowners to put solar panels on his roof raises an intriguing question. Is it more important to show people how much money you have or to show them how utterly ignorant you are? Robert B. Collins Wood...
April 22, 2009 - 7:39am
Horticulture at the mall
University of Minnesota Extension Master Gardeners will be at the Valley Creek Mall, 1750 Weir Drive, Woodbury on Saturday, April 25, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. They will have information on hand to answer gardening questions and will give a free plant to everyone who visits that d...
April 22, 2009 - 7:25am
April 21, 2009
Volunteers needed to plant trees for Woodbury's Arbor Day event
On Saturday, April 25, the city of Woodbury will hold its annual Arbor Day celebration that will include the planting of roughly 180 trees. This year's location will be along the newly installed pathway that runs along the "old" Brookview Road corridor, from St. Johns Drive east...
April 21, 2009 - 1:55pm
Poppies will soon pop up around Woodbury
The American Legion Auxiliary will be selling "poppies" outside of Woodbury area stores Friday, April 24 from 1 to 5 p.m., Saturday, April 25 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., and Sunday, April 26 from noon to 4 p.m. The poppy program is the oldest and most widely recognized Auxiliary program....
April 21, 2009 - 12:05pm
April 20, 2009
Hunter fulfills turkey passion close to home
IN SOUTHERN CARLTON COUNTY -- Bob Krepps had a quick decision to make. It was just before dawn Wednesday morning, and Krepps, of Duluth, had...
April 20, 2009 - 2:04pm
April 13, 2009
Kamloops attract anglers to the North Shore
ON LAKE SUPERIOR, NEAR THE FRENCH RIVER -- The big rainbow had put up a strong fight, but now Tom Hultquist thought maybe he had lost it. Duluth's...
April 13, 2009 - 3:14pm
Outdoors spending plans taking shape
ST. PAUL -- An influx of dedicated state tax revenue leads outdoors enthusiasts to believe a logjam of Minnesota natural resources projects will...
April 13, 2009 - 7:58am
April 11, 2009
Animal Ark fundraiser at Heppner's Auto Wash
Heppner's Auto Wash & Detailing of Woodbury is having a car wash fundraiser to help raise donations for Animal Ark on April 18 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. A family-owned business for more that 15 years, Heppner's is located at 7776 Hudson Road, Woodbury. During the benefit, see dogs available...
April 11, 2009 - 7:58am
April 10, 2009
Workshop will provide 'how to' approach for creating rain gardens
Would you like to learn the benefits of and techniques for creating a rain garden on your property? Then plan to attend an upcoming workshop on landscaping for water quality with a focus on rain gardens. Taught by Rusty Schmidt, a natural resource specialist with the Washington...
April 10, 2009 - 9:35am
Conservationists watching lawmakers' actions
April 10, 2009 - 8:05am
Free landscape workshop coming
Are you interested in beautiful landscaping with less lawn to maintain? Does your backyard design need to accommodate pets? Would you like a landscape that is both attractive and practical, producing food for your household? Learn how to achieve these landscaping objectives and more...
March 10, 2009 - 11:24am
February 23, 2009
Skiing is life for Duluth's George Hovland, 82
George Hovland holds no illusions that his Snowflake Nordic ski center will ever make him rich. "I live with the hope that someday it will be...
February 23, 2009 - 10:26am
February 16, 2009
Into the BWCAW by dog team
ELY -- We had thought it was a lake trout trip, but the first walleye changed our mind. Hey, we could be flexible. Lake trout? Walleyes? Who's...
February 16, 2009 - 12:00am
January 7, 2009
Woman recovers after hours in snow bank, heart stopped for hour
Janice Goodger's body was as cold as Dr. Chris Delp has ever seen - so cold that it seemed Goodger couldn't possibly survive, especially at age 64. Instead, Goodger will walk back into St. Luke's Hospital in Duluth for a simple checkup today, just days after an "amazing" medical...
January 7, 2009 - 12:00am
November 6, 2008
Lake Elmo Park Preserve, Sunfish Lake Park to close for deer harvest
Lake Elmo Park Reserve and Sunfish Lake Park will be closed Nov. 8-9 and Nov. 15-16 for a controlled deer management harvest. Only participants who have obtained a special lottery permit from the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources or the city of Lake Elmo will be allowed...
November 6, 2008 - 12:00am