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New Richmond, Wis., man charged with kidnapping two women in Afton
Sheriff's deputy recovers marijuana, meth during traffic stop
Alleged car thief gets nabbed on his first try
Police report: Bobcat at the beach, roaches in a tin, and a possible protest
100 mph chase through Woodbury brings Somerset man to Minnesota courts
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Swimming and diving: Raptors lead conference relays
New Life Academy girls soccer: Eagles drop opener to Visitation
New Life Academy tennis: Eagles fare well in tournaments
East Ridge tennis: Raptors lose to Eagan, dominate Henry Sibley
East Ridge volleyball: Raptors adjust to high-tempo opponent in season-opening 3-1
Valued council members bid adieu to Woodbury Days
Area 4-H members win at Washington County Fair
Dogs and ducks: Kids learn life lessons in theater camp
What to do at Woodbury Days
Hope Glen Farm unveils treehouse suite
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Florence E. Jacques, 88
Tom W. Mertz, 48
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July 27, 2010
New traffic signal timing to be implemented along Radio Drive and Woodbury Drive
Transportation staff from Washington County and the city of Woodbury are partners in installing two new coordinated traffic signal control systems along Radio Drive (County Highway 13) and along Woodbury Drive (County Highway 19), which are expected to reduce travel times along these...
July 27, 2010 - 6:09am
July 20, 2010
Century Ave. to close for bridge painting
The Minnesota Department of Transportation is planning to close Century Avenue under I-494, between Highwood Avenue and Courtly Road, for five days starting July 26. The closure is needed for bridge painting.
July 20, 2010 - 10:37am
July 19, 2010
Road work will close portion of Lake Road
Lake Road, from Woodlane Drive to Copper Oaks Trail, will be closed to all traffic starting July 21 and ending approximately Aug. 21, weather permitting. The closure is needed so that the road can be rehabilitated. No traffic, including local residents, will be allowed on Lake Road...
July 19, 2010 - 4:00pm
July 9, 2010
Hwy 61 ramp closures ahead
The 80th Street entrance ramp to northbound Highway 61 is expected to close for two weeks starting on or around July 15 as the new concrete surface is placed on the highway between Innovation Road and 70th Street, according to a press release. Ramps to and from northbound Highway...
July 9, 2010 - 1:45pm
July 7, 2010
494 work wrapping up
Get ready to travel a wider Interstate 494. The Minnesota Department of Transportation says the I-494 construction project through Woodbury...
July 7, 2010 - 8:46am
July 2, 2010
Traffic delays expected with July 5 I-94 ramp closure
Motorists can expect delays as the ramps and loops located on the east side of the I-694/I-494/I-94 interchange are scheduled to close late evening Monday, July 5.
July 2, 2010 - 11:27am
July 1, 2010
Eastbound Wakota Bridge span opens
Almost three years later than expected, the eastbound span of the Wakota Bridge opened to traffic Thursday. The bridge, part of a $300 million project, will carry roughly 90,000 vehicles per day over the Mississippi River between Newport and South St. Paul. Construction began in...
July 1, 2010 - 11:17am
June 22, 2010
One road project near done, another moves along
Maybe the road signs along two major Woodbury construction areas could be changed to read: "It's almost done." The big project along Interstate...
June 22, 2010 - 12:00pm
June 21, 2010
Motorists to feel new traffic pinch on I-94
Tired of construction and maintenance work on Woodbury-area freeways? There will be more of it in the weeks ahead. Crews will spend the next month repainting fog lines and lane markings in each direction of Interstate 94 from Century Avenue east to the Wisconsin border. The work...
June 21, 2010 - 9:05am
June 17, 2010
I-494 weekend ramp closure planned
Motorists should plan for another traffic change this weekend as part of the ongoing Interstate 494 construction in Woodbury. The ramp from northbound I-494 to eastbound Interstate 94 is scheduled to be closed Saturday and Sunday, the Minnesota Department of Transportation said....
June 17, 2010 - 1:00pm
Road project on I-494 at Highway 5 will delay traffic
Motorists are expected to encounter delays on both directions of I-494 and Highway 5 as construction crews complete a striping project between 24th Street and the Mississippi River Bridge in Bloomington, officials with the state Department of Transportation said Thursday. Crews must...
June 17, 2010 - 8:43am
June 16, 2010
I-94 ramp closures in St. Paul begin Wednesday
Two Interstate 94 ramps in St. Paul will close this week as construction crews perform drainage, guardrail, lighting and bridge pier work. The ramp from Snelling Avenue to eastbound I-94 will close at 9 p.m. Wednesday, June 16, and will remain closed until July 9. Motorists are...
June 16, 2010 - 12:04pm
May 28, 2010
More I-494 changes ahead of holiday weekend
The Minnesota Department of Transportation limited access to northbound Interstate 494 from Woodbury as a safety measure during the highway construction. The agency closed the northbound interstate entrance ramp at Tamarack Road around noon Friday. The ramp will remain closed through...
May 28, 2010 - 8:56am
May 15, 2010
Construction will disrupt traffic on CR 18 in Afton
Construction on County Road 18 in Afton, from Trading Post Trail to 2,000 feet to the west, will begin May 17, and the roadway will be closed to traffic during the work. Construction is expected to last four weeks. Construction in this area includes moving utilities, installing...
May 15, 2010 - 7:24am
May 14, 2010
I-494 closures affect Lions sale, tourneys
If you're coming to Woodbury this weekend, bring a map. Bargain hunters descending on the 700-plus homes in the Woodbury Lions Garage Sale and families headed to Bielenberg Sports Center for weekend tournaments will find navigating Woodbury more difficult. Major traffic changes...
May 14, 2010 - 9:30am