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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
Courthouse condundrum: Overused facility not a good place for weddings, board hears
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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February 2, 2015
South Washington County schools highest bidder for Valley Crossing
South Washington County Schools is poised to buy Valley Crossing Community School in Woodbury. School District 833’s winning bid of $21.5 million for the building addresses a key part of the district’s long-term facilities plan and signals the potential end of a 20-year education...
February 2, 2015 - 8:45am
November 21, 2014
'A Christmas Story' hitting stage with Woodbury actors
Every family has their own Christmas story, but there is one that has found its way into hearts of many every holiday season. “Follow Ralphie...
arts and entertainment
November 21, 2014 - 7:15am
July 23, 2014
Ohs announces re-election bid for council
Julie Ohs announced her bid last week for a third term on Woodbury City Council. Ohs, a 20-year resident of Woodbury, was elected in 2005...
July 23, 2014 - 12:17pm
July 10, 2014
Hong: Save some for the whales, people
Remember back in grade school when the kid in front of you at the drinking fountain would slurp away for what seemed like an eternity until finally someone screamed, “Save some for the whales!?” Well, I’m betting that kid grew up, bought a house with a big lawn, and programmed...
July 10, 2014 - 2:38pm
June 25, 2014
Final report: Tech overreliance contributed to bursting water mains
Overreliance on technology caused a major water main break in Woodbury last fall, resulting in nearly 200 insurance claims and costing the city...
June 25, 2014 - 8:27am
June 4, 2014
Complaint: Man barricaded, raped, assaulted woman at Woodbury house
A Woodbury man was charged May 19 with barricading a woman inside his house for two days, where he allegedly beat and raped her. Police were called at 1:15 a.m. May 18 to a home in the 300 block of Leeward Trail, where they found a woman with injuries to her face and bruises up...
News/crime and courts
June 4, 2014 - 10:07am
May 21, 2014
East Ridge tennis: Section play begins with clean sweep for Raptors
The Raptors received the top seed in Section 3AA, then went on to prove its ability to dominate. After receiving a first-round bye, the Raptors...
May 21, 2014 - 9:58am
Woodbury grade schoolers' science project reaches stratosphere
Fourth graders in Bailey Elementary’s Gateway, gifted and talented, program experienced first-hand what the stratosphere looks like. On...
May 21, 2014 - 8:22am
May 14, 2014
Afton turning Manning Avenue question over to the public
Afton Planning Commission has finally had enough of the back and forth. Planning Commission continued its discussion of the proposed Manning Avenue Corridor Overlay District during its May 5 meeting, however this time it decided to turn to the public for input. Commissioners...
May 14, 2014 - 8:32am
May 1, 2014
Baby's head injury leads to charge against daycare provider
An unlicensed Woodbury daycare provider makes her first court appearance this month on allegations that an infant was injured while in her care and that she initially denied knowledge of the incident to the parents. Washington County prosecutors in March charged Cathryn Lynn Domarus,...
News/crime and courts
May 1, 2014 - 8:12am
April 25, 2014
A home for Woodbury’s artists
One of Woodbury’s best kept secrets is the abundance of talented artists that call Woodbury home. “There’s a lot of visual artists in...
Life/arts and entertainment
April 25, 2014 - 11:55am
New Washington County voting machines get a dry run
Washington County commissioners got to vote on their favorite ice cream flavor, best vocal artist and top auto manufacturer last week. The...
April 25, 2014 - 7:41am
April 24, 2014
Panel votes to ban online lottery sales
ST. PAUL -- The Minnesota State Lottery's Internet ticket sales either are the wave of the future or will devastate families, a state House committee heard Thursday before approving a bill to ban the practice. The bill would shut down Internet lottery ticket sales that have been...
April 24, 2014 - 11:54am
April 4, 2014
Democrats anoint Woodbury's Ward, Hendrikson
The fall stage is set. Woodbury-area Democrats finalized their House candidates Saturday, March 29, during the Senate District 53 DFL endorsing convention at Tartan High School. The event solidified the candidacy of Kay Hendrikson, the Woodbury planning commissioner who launched...
April 4, 2014 - 9:36am
November 8, 2013
Woodbury students lay roots for future in STEM
Woodbury High School sophomore Tianna Eaton’s dream job is to run crime labs during crime scene investigations. Unfortunately for Eaton,...
November 8, 2013 - 1:53pm