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Washington County event celebrates state's oldest standing courthouse
Sam's Club in Woodbury undergoing major renovations
Woodbury's Craft Beer and Kitchen to close
UPDATE: Inmate apprehended in Minneapolis after prison van taken over
Dispute over trail detours final Minnesota legislative work
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Softball: Royals continue section dominance
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Baseball: Royals slip past Roseville in section opener
Vaulting forward: East Ridge sophomore reaches new heights
Boys' Tennis: Raptors are headed back to state
Gardener needed: Woodbury Heritage Society seeks volunteers to maintain Heritage House gardens
The Busby brothers of River Falls
A cure for procrastination: Surgeon combines diverse background in decision-making framework
Health briefs: Biking for health in New Richmond; blood donation opportunities
Remembering those who served: Memorial Day ceremony will include Civil War re-enactment
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Doris E. Garbe, 101
Dvionne "Dee" Claybaugh, 78
Marven M. Rosen, 84
Editorial: Honor WWII vets as nation salutes WWI
Letters: Voting franchise is a precious right; voting claims should be backed with proof
Garrison Keillor: One more modest proposal
Viewpoint: Setting PTSD record straight
Editorial: Senate, help those suffering from mental illness
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January 9, 2017
Protecting a son's memory: Afton author Dan Seftick will discuss memoir about son’s climbing death
When he gives a reading from his book "Real Mountains" Jan. 7 at Valley Bookseller in Stillwater, Dan Seftick will be doing so as a parent. "I...
January 9, 2017 - 8:39am
December 14, 2016
Downhill ski season is here (barely) as slopes open around Minnesota
Downhill ski season is here — just barely. Afton Alps in Washington County announced its opening at 3 p.m. Thursday, one of a handful of alpine ski destinations beginning to open throughout the state. The ski hill celebrated the announcement by posting a video of an Elf on...
December 14, 2016 - 2:31pm
January 13, 2016
A different kind of snow day
This takes the idea of a “snow day” to a completely different level. Last Friday, nearly 100 inner-city kids from St. Paul Johnson High...
January 13, 2016 - 12:02am
December 29, 2015
Family fun, fireworks on tap at Afton Alps’ New Years Eve party
Afton Alps in Denmark Township is holding a free, family friendly New Year’s Eve celebration Thursday, Dec. 31. Activities will include skiing...
December 29, 2015 - 5:00pm
December 22, 2015
Afton Alps' Children’s Learning Center opens, with improvements
Kids everywhere are out of school for holiday break, but that doesn’t mean they have to stop learning. Just get them out to Afton Alps. They...
December 22, 2015 - 12:13am
December 3, 2015
Afton Alps christens remodeled Children's Learning Center this weekend
Afton Alps is unveiling its newly remodeled Children’s Learning Center at the Meadow’s Chalet, the largest of its kind in the region. The...
December 3, 2015 - 12:57am
April 9, 2015
Skiers get golden opportunity to meet Vonn
Afton Alps’ Ski Girls Rock program got a little star power last week. Olympic skier Lindsey Vonn stopped by Afton Alps on April 1 as part of...
Life/arts and entertainment
April 9, 2015 - 10:00am
October 3, 2013
Lindsey Vonn coming to Afton Alps on Friday
Olympic champion and Minnesota native Lindsey Vonn will return to the hills of her youth Friday in Washington County. Vonn, the lone American woman to win Olympic gold in the downhill event, will have a meet-and-greet event at 6 p.m. Friday at Afton Alps Ski Area. According...
October 3, 2013 - 8:56am
March 23, 2011
'A dream come true'
Roughly 13 years ago, when his daughter Elise was born, cross-country skiing enthusiast Paul Lohmann wondered if they would ever race the Birkebeiner...
March 23, 2011 - 11:30am
November 12, 2008
Snowboarders flock to Afton Alps opening day
It was a day that couldn't come soon enough for the folks out at Afton Alps on Wednesday afternoon. It was the day that the ski, snowboard and...
November 12, 2008 - 2:40pm