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Police report: Homecoming bullying, missing children, unknown reason for a car to roll
The hard truth: Students hear grim stories from recovering addicts
Afton approves cluster mailboxes following mail security concerns
Sheriff department's opioid overdose training sees some success in early stages
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MN state parks to be free on day after Thanksgiving
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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
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Woodbury Boy Scout leads makeover of thrift shop entrance
Crossroads Church considers Hastings campus
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July 8, 2016
Authorities: Malfunction caused bus on I-94 to display 'call police' message
A metro bus headed eastbound on Interstate 94 created a false alarm during Friday's morning rush hour. The bus was seen displaying “call police” on its overhead display, prompting two Washington County sheriff's deputies to respond. The bus was pulled over at 7:42 a.m. just east...
July 8, 2016 - 9:53am
May 16, 2016
New housing could mean more traffic on Bailey Road
The Woodbury City Council approved two new housing developments May 11, but not before they cast a wary eye to what those new units will mean...
May 16, 2016 - 12:38am
November 27, 2015
Semi-trailer fire slows shoppers' commute to Woodbury
Woodbury firefighters and a hazardous materials team were on scene at the intersection of Interstate 494 and Tamarack Road before 6 a.m. today...
News/crime and courts
November 27, 2015 - 8:22am
November 11, 2015
VIEWPOINT: Each day 9 people die on roads because of distracted driving
When I was growing up my parents always wanted me to carry a dime in my pocket. If there was an emergency, I was to find a pay phone and call them. Today, dimes in the pocket are out and technology is in. Many parents initially agree to get cell phones for their children so that if...
November 11, 2015 - 2:04pm
October 22, 2015
Hudson is open, in a roundabout way
Hudson Road is open to traffic — and business — again after being closed for much of the past three months. The road was closed...
October 22, 2015 - 12:00pm
August 8, 2015
Traffic level disturbs quiet along Parkside Drive; residents take matters into their own hands
When traffic levels increased one day this summer, residents along Woodbury’s Parkside Drive took matters into their own hands. On the second...
News/crime and courts
August 8, 2015 - 9:42am
July 31, 2015
Top DWI All-Star works in Woodbury area
Earlier this month, the Minnesota Department of Public Safety Office of Traffic Safety recognized 39 law enforcement officers and prosecutors...
News/crime and courts
July 31, 2015 - 7:00pm
July 30, 2015
Road construction projects end, while next ones begin
If it seems like there is a lot more road construction going on this year than in the past, that’s because, really, there is a lot more road...
July 30, 2015 - 7:04am
July 4, 2015
VIEWPOINT: Fixed guideway transit will never relieve rush hour
The essential problem which is intrinsic to fixed transit whether light rail trains, buses in fixed gateways, or pneumatic tubes for that matter. The...
July 4, 2015 - 7:52am
April 21, 2015
Transportation bill includes funding for study of interstates 94, 494, 694
A study of a dangerous intersection in Woodbury would gain funding if the omnibus transportation bill in the Minnesota House of Representatives...
April 21, 2015 - 4:03pm
March 10, 2015
Woodbury owns three busiest intersections in Washington County
When it comes to the busiest intersections in Washington County, Woodbury tops the list. And not just for first place. Woodbury owns the top...
March 10, 2015 - 3:20pm
January 8, 2015
Crashes pile up on I-94 in Woodbury
Blowing snow led to scores of crashes across the metro Thursday afternoon, including several multi-car bang-ups on Interstate 94 in Woodbury. A...
January 8, 2015 - 4:06pm
December 11, 2014
Officials: Gateway to be Gold Line
Move over Gateway Corridor – get ready for the Gold Line. That is the name chosen for the 12-mile bus rapid-transit corridor that is planned to run between Woodbury and St. Paul’s Union Depot. The Gold Line announcement was made Tuesday, Dec. 9, by Washington County Transportation...
December 11, 2014 - 3:53pm
Frigid November chilled city roundabout work
Sometimes, Mother Nature has her own ideas about how things should go. And this year, she apparently decided that at least one local road construction project would not be completed on time. The roundabout at Military Road and Radio Drive opened to traffic Nov. 21, but technically...
December 11, 2014 - 8:38am
November 17, 2014
Hudson Road stretch to be temporarily closed
A portion of Hudson Road in Woodbury will be closed for about two weeks beginning today. City officials announced the temporary closure in an email on Monday. The closure, which will stretch from Woodbury Drive to Settlers Ridge Parkway, is due to utility repairs, according to...
November 17, 2014 - 11:33am