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Minnesota State Patrol finishes 3rd in calendar contest; Wisconsin misses the cut
Judge awards $130K in Mississippi Dunes Golf Links sexual harassment case
Woodbury scraps traditional water tower contracting
Man dead after being struck by semi on I-494 in Woodbury
Police: Impaired driver crashes car, escapes fire in Cottage Grove
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MN United's Watson takes charge with Special Olympics fundraiser
East Metro players fuel perennial contender Mudhens
U of M grad Roese plans to keep running
Boys' Basketball: Woodbury's Jones makes quick commitment to Davidson
Wolves unveil new uniforms
Woodbury Days medallion found
Sheepdogs coming to Hudson Badlands
Children's author to have book signing in Hudson
Hudson church goes dementia-friendly
Local teens fly high with Vikings and Valkyries in Circus Juventas
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Viewpoint: School Board should approve boundary plan C-3
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Letters: Medicaid changes should prioritize those who need it most; Global warming is serious threat
Editorial: Conservation success story continues to soar
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May 5, 2017
Minnesota Senate sends abortion bills to governor who plans to veto them
ST. PAUL—Minnesota senators are sending a pair of abortion restriction bills to the governor, who promises to veto them. A mostly Republican...
May 5, 2017 - 5:00pm
March 31, 2017
State grants nearly $24 million to grow rural transit
ST. PAUL — Bus services throughout greater Minnesota could add up to 100,000 service hours with extra funding from a new state grant. Lt....
March 31, 2017 - 8:59am
March 23, 2017
CTIB breakup fight won't stop local projects
Washington County Stop the bus. We want to get off, say four members of the Counties Transit Improvement Board. Not so fast, says the fifth member....
March 23, 2017 - 4:31pm
March 2, 2017
Washington, other counties may blaze their own transit funding route
Frustrated with a lack of state transit funding, Washington and four other counties are expected to dissolve their nine-year transit partnership Friday.
March 2, 2017 - 9:07am
November 30, 2016
County to hire consultant for transit needs study
Nelson Nygaard Consulting Associates will help Washington County map its long-term public transportation strategy. The board of commissioners...
November 30, 2016 - 12:16pm
November 7, 2016
Met Council steps in to help move Gold Line
Before it grants permission to proceed with the engineering phase of a proposed bus rapid transit system, the Federal Transportation Administration...
November 7, 2016 - 12:29pm
October 27, 2016
County taps transportation kitty
A $135,000 grant from the Counties Transit Improvement Board will pay for the planning of two proposed transit station areas in Cottage Grove...
October 27, 2016 - 2:07pm
October 13, 2016
Gold Line route takes first big step to end in Woodbury
The proposed Gold Line Bus Rapid Transit (BRT) took its first step in turning south into Woodbury. A Gateway Corridor advisory committee approved...
October 13, 2016 - 4:16pm
October 4, 2016
Weigh in on proposed Gold Line routes
Before we know if the Gold Line bus-rapid transit Route will turn into Woodbury Village, the Gateway Corridor Commission is seeking public feedback...
October 4, 2016 - 9:11am
September 19, 2016
OUR VIEW: Surprise! Gold Line might stop in Woodbury
The city has done it again. Finances reportedly are a wreck, council member points to council member as the cancer corrupting the room (even...
September 19, 2016 - 10:10am
August 29, 2016
VIEWPOINT: East metro deserves 100-year plan for transportation
The recent article in the Star Tribune, titled "East metro officials worry as jobs people migrate west" by David Peterson (Aug. 13) and the...
August 29, 2016 - 6:26am
August 22, 2016
VIEWPOINT: South Washington County should be part of regional transit equation
As a fast-growing county, we need to work together to meet the demands this growth presents. According to the Metropolitan Council, Washington...
August 22, 2016 - 5:20pm
August 18, 2016
New Gold Line may end at Woodbury Village
Following Lake Elmo's withdraw from a proposed project to bring Bus Rapid Transit (BRT) to the Twin Cities' East Metro, planners are looking...
August 18, 2016 - 6:13pm
June 11, 2016
Parks, libraries score high in county survey
Washington County residents say they enjoy an exceptional quality of life. They feel safe in their communities and they value their county parks...
June 11, 2016 - 9:27am
May 23, 2016
LETTER: On education, transportation and bonding, Kent fails taxpayers
DFL Chairman Ken Martin's recent letter to the editor was laughable. I wonder if he has even been paying attention this session! The biggest...
May 23, 2016 - 5:48pm