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Police report: Immigration arrest, stolen tools, friends with alcohol
80 homes with higher PFC levels to get bottled water
Charges filed against family friend in kidnapping, murder of 5-year-old
Court orders restitution from thief who stole fragrances from Woodbury Ulta
City enacts new water rates for businesses and homeowner associations
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Girls tennis: Woodbury loses to state champs in first match
Ragnar: A 'relay, relay' long run
Eggert finally lives out childhood dream
Raptors dynamic duo shines at next level
Local teams open season with practices on Monday
Hope Glen Farm unveils treehouse suite
Woodbury Days medallion has been found
The hunt continues! Woodbury Days medallion clue No. 3
Skating to state
Local dog rescuers turn to other states for homeless dogs
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HOUSE OF KNOWLEDGE
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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
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OUR VIEW: As nanny's story goes national, readers respond
Real Estate Showcase
November 6, 2009
County seeks parkland sellers
Washington County officials are eyeing thousands of acres of private land for future park use, but few owners are looking back. The county ranked over 122 private lots within five regional parks that it wants to make public property, but has encountered few eager sellers. Some are...
November 6, 2009 - 11:00am
July 8, 2009
Carver Lake Campout is coming
Camping can hold a lot of fun for families -- sitting around a campfire, playing games, being outdoors and sleeping under the stars. But it can...
July 8, 2009 - 9:17am
June 30, 2009
Preschool for potential royalty
The city of Woodbury Parks and Recreation Department offers preschool playground sessions throughout the summer for children ages 4 to 6 and children ages 3 to 5. The programs are under the direct supervision of playground leaders and are held from 10:30 a.m. to noon at Colby Lake...
June 30, 2009 - 7:38am
June 26, 2009
Show off your talents
The city of Woodbury Parks and Recreation Department will host playground programs throughout the summer for children ages 6 - 11 at Colby Lake Park, Woodbury. Children may be registered for the Monday through Thursday, 1 to 4 p.m. program at a cost of $28, or join the Monday only...
June 26, 2009 - 1:25pm
Teen volunteers needed for carnival
Volunteers ages 13 and up are needed to help with games and prizes at the city of Woodbury Parks and Recreation Department "Coin Carnival" Friday, July 17. If you can help, send an e-mail with the subject "Volunteer for Coin Carnival" to Michelle Okada at firstname.lastname@example.org....
June 26, 2009 - 7:23am
June 25, 2009
Take a trip to Bunker Beach
The city of Woodbury Parks and Recreation Department is accepting registration of children ages 7 - 14 for a summer adventure to Anoka County's "Bunker Beach" at Bunker Hills Regional Park, Coon Rapids. The cost for the Friday, July 24 trip is $30 and includes the bus ride from...
June 25, 2009 - 7:16am
June 24, 2009
Camp offers fun at Carver
The city of Woodbury Parks and Recreation Department "Camp Carver" for children ages 6 - 12 is offered in weeklong day-camp sessions throughout the summer at Carver Lake Park, 3175 Century Avenue South, Woodbury. Participants may be enrolled Monday through Friday in either the half-day...
June 24, 2009 - 1:20pm
June 19, 2009
Families of deployed troops will receive free annual vehicle permit for county parks
Spouses of deployed military personnel are invited to receive a free annual vehicle pass that will allow them and their families to use Washington County parks for free between July 1, 2009, and June 30, 2010. Washington County is the first county in the state to offer this form...
June 19, 2009 - 10:40am
Cool, wet fun for hot July
The Woodbury Parks and Recreation Department will host a "Super Soaking Spectacular," Monday, July 20 through Thursday, July 23, from 1 to 4 p.m. at Colby Lake Park, Woodbury, for children ages 6 - 11. The cost is $28. Children may also be registered for Monday only at a cost of $9. Playground...
June 19, 2009 - 7:15am
June 17, 2009
Discovering Colby Lake in Woodbury
The Woodbury Parks and Recreation Department is offering weekly preschool playground sessions under the direct supervision of playground leaders, for children ages 4 - 6 on Monday/Wednesday, and children 3 - 5 on Tuesday/Thursday throughout the summer. Programs are held from 10:30...
June 17, 2009 - 7:13am
June 11, 2009
Are salamanders slimy?
A naturalist from the Dodge Nature Center will present "Make Room for Salamanders" at the city of Woodbury Parks and Recreation Department's Nature in the Park event Tuesday, July 14, from 6:45 to 7:30 p.m. at Kargel Park, 9301 Tamarack Road in Woodbury. Families with children ages...
June 11, 2009 - 7:21am
June 10, 2009
Summer playground fun in Woodbury
The city of Woodbury Parks and Recreation department will host playground programs throughout the summer for children ages 6 - 11 at Colby Lake Park, Woodbury. Children may be registered for the Monday through Thursday, 1 to 4 p.m. program at a cost of $28, or the Monday only program...
June 10, 2009 - 7:23am
June 9, 2009
Puppet Wagon rolls again in Woodbury
The Puppet Wagon will be returning to Woodbury neighborhoods and parks this summer beginning Monday, June 15. Performances are held Mondays through Thursdays, mornings and evenings, at parks throughout Woodbury. Shows run about 15 minutes and feature a musical puppet performance...
June 9, 2009 - 1:00pm
June 8, 2009
Children's show at Ojibway Park
The city of Woodbury Parks and Recreation Department's Performances in the Park family program series will present Hans Mayer in a musical children's show on Friday, June 12, 11 a.m. at the amphitheater in Central Park, 8595 Central Park Place, in Woodbury. The performance is free...
June 8, 2009 - 9:04am
June 4, 2009
County's 'Explore Your Parks Day' is June 6
The Washington County Board of Commissioners invites the public to experience the great outdoors by attending "Explore Your Parks Day" Saturday, June 6. On Explore Your Parks Day, no vehicle permits are required to enter any Washington County Park. There will also be free public...
June 4, 2009 - 9:00am