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Q&A with Washington County Commissioner District 1 incumbent Fran Miron
Q&A with Washington County Commissioner District 1 challenger Edward Eigner
Minnesota roundup: Family of 4 found safe, but parents arrested; Biden to make campaign stop in northern Minnesota
Waste matters: County addresses gaps in yard waste disposal
Bond sale saves $5 million
crime and courts
MN state parks to be free on day after Thanksgiving
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
Woodbury Days: Without new leadership, there’s possibility annual event could end
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
arts and entertainment
Norman M. Lorentzsen, 99
Gary Carlton, 63
Jean Ekern, 91
John N. DeMorest, 54
Mary E. Edwards, 75
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January 6, 2010
Lots of hands help 'Helping Hands'
Senior volunteers from the South Washington Senior Center pose with some of the 60 pounds of toothpaste, tooth brushes, combs, shampoo, soap...
January 6, 2010 - 11:59am
Munro and Pham honored for work with seniors
David Munro and Loc Pham, both of Woodbury, were honored along with other Senior Companions and Foster Grandparents in the east metro area Dec. 16 at a special anniversary celebration of the Senior Companion Program, part of the National Corporation for National and Community Service...
January 6, 2010 - 8:56am
December 30, 2009
Actvity center offers fun activities for seniors
The School District 833 Community Education "South Washington Senior Center," Cottage Grove, hosts many ongoing activities for seniors. Senior...
December 30, 2009 - 9:01am
August 7, 2009
City looks to expand senior living options
Wanted: Developer to build affordable housing for seniors. Contact: City of Woodbury. The city is seeking senior-living construction proposals...
August 7, 2009 - 11:26am
June 17, 2009
Waffles, Wii and Wiggles
The School District 833 Community Education "South Washington Senior Center" will host Waffles, Wii and Wiggle Day Wednesday, July 15, 9:30 a.m. Registration is required by calling the center at (651) 458-6651. Seniors are invited for waffles with strawberries and blueberries, topped...
June 17, 2009 - 7:03am
May 19, 2009
Register now for June trip to 'Church Basement'
Woodbury Senior Citizens will meet Wednesday, May 27, at 11:30 a.m., in the Fellowship Hall of Woodbury United Methodist Church, 7465 Steepleview Road, for a short business meeting followed by a lunch catered by Bette Dilla featuring breast of chicken. The program will feature...
May 19, 2009 - 12:33pm
May 14, 2009
Senior health, fitness day May 27 at SE Area YMCA
The Southeast Area YMCA, 2175 Radio Drive, Woodbury, will host "National Seniors Health and Fitness Day" May 27 from 1:30 to 3:30 p.m. All 65+ year-old adults in the community are invited to this free event. Photo ID is required for admittance to the YMCA. At 1:30 p.m. the Active...
May 14, 2009 - 8:37am
May 13, 2009
'Store To Door' expands service for seniors
Seniors who are homebound and would like to have groceries delivered into their kitchens can now be served by Store To Door, non-profit grocery shopping and delivery service. Since 1984, Store To Door has been working in the metro area, gradually expanding its ability to serve...
May 13, 2009 - 9:01am
May 5, 2009
Tickets on sale for WHS All-Night Party
Tickets for Woodbury High School's Class of 2009 Senior All-Night Graduation Party will be on sale at Parent-Teacher conferences on Wednesday, May 6 from 3 - 5 p.m. Tickets will also be on sale in the cafeteria during lunch hours on Tuesdays May 12, 19 and 26. The ticket price is...
May 5, 2009 - 1:13pm
April 29, 2009
Animal ambassadors coming to Woodbury Senior Living
"Pearson's Animal Ambassadors" will visit the Woodbury Senior Living skyway, 7012 Lake Road, on Friday, May 8 at 2 p.m. This live animal show will feature two naturalists, Jill Ocel and Martha Herbert. They will educate and entertain visitors about small, exotic animals (birds, reptiles,...
April 29, 2009 - 12:01pm
April 15, 2009
Letter: A thank you to Trader Joe's
Staff and residents (of Woodbury Senior Living) would like to extend a big "thank you" to Trader Joe's in Woodbury. They generously donated flowers for our "First Day of Spring Pie Social" on March 20. The fragrance in the air was the perfect way to celebrate such an occasion....
April 15, 2009 - 7:53am
March 25, 2009
Schopf earns senior advisor designation
Cheryl Schopf with RE/MAX Results in Woodbury has been awarded the exclusive Realtors Senior Advisor (RSA) designation by the Minneapolis Area Association of Realtors. The RSA is the only senior designation available that focuses on locally-relevant content and resources that enable...
March 25, 2009 - 7:57am
Garden nursery tour planned for senior citizens
Woodbury senior citizens will find out what goes on in their own backyard during a bus tour of Bailey Nursery facilities on Wednesday, April 22 at 9:30 a.m. The $20 cost includes lunch. Participants will meet at Newport United Methodist Church (Newport UMC) 1596 Eleventh Avenue,...
March 25, 2009 - 1:37am
February 18, 2009
Plakut secures $6.4M HUD grant
Marvin Plakut of Woodbury has secured a $6.4 million HUD grant for low-income senior housing in St. Paul. "This... grant will allow us to proceed with building what will become the centerpiece of neighborhood renewal efforts in St. Paul's Frogtown," said Plakut, president and CEO...
February 18, 2009 - 12:00am
February 17, 2009
Orphan train story memorialized in fabric
The Woodbury Senior Citizens group will meet in the Fellowship Hall of Woodbury United Methodist Church, 7465 Steepleview Road, Wednesday, Feb. 25 at 11:30 a.m. for a short business meeting, followed by a glazed chicken breast lunch.
February 17, 2009 - 12:00am