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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
Adapted Soccer: Thunderbolts get season's first shutout
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
Local realtor seeking shoe donations to fight extreme poverty
arts and entertainment
BROADWAY FAST AND FRESH
Norman M. Lorentzsen, 99
Gary Carlton, 63
Jean Ekern, 91
John N. DeMorest, 54
Mary E. Edwards, 75
VIEWPOINT: Will county leaders someday embrace the historical society?
EDITORIAL: This time for president, none of the above
LETTER: Kent and rest of DFL support the Humpty Dumpty that is MNsure
LETTER: Vote Democratic, not for Fenton the co-sponsor of ‘bathroom bills’
LETTER: Trust Ward to work for common goals with ongoing funding sources
Real Estate Showcase
March 17, 2009
Thieves steal trailer with $50K in equipment from local church lot
Pastor Trent Redmann usually takes Mondays off. But March 16 was no ordinary Monday. Redmann, who leads a Valley Creek Church congregation of...
March 17, 2009 - 12:23pm
March 16, 2009
Thieves stole $50K in equipment from church
Leaders of a church in Woodbury discovered Sunday morning that a trailer it uses to store nearly $50,000 of electronic equipment was stolen. Woodbury...
March 16, 2009 - 10:02am
March 11, 2009
River Valley Riders riding forward
The River Valley Riders finally had a public hearing before the Afton Planning Commission for their proposed outdoor riding arena. Two earlier attempts at a hearing were both postponed because of the planning commission's failure to have a quorum of its members present. River Valley...
March 11, 2009 - 1:54pm
February 12, 2009
Afton planning commission lacks quorum for second week in a row
For the second week in a row, on Feb. 11, the Afton Planning Commission was forced to cancel another meeting because of an empty table. The public hearing, regarding a public hearing a therapeutic riding facility by the River Valley Riders, will be discussed on the March agenda since...
February 12, 2009 - 8:52am
January 27, 2009
Valley Chamber Chorale : 'Hot Music on a Cool Night'
Now in its 34th season, the Valley Chamber Chorale announcs its upcoming cabaret concert series, "Hot Music on a Cool Night" with guest jazz artist, Bruce Henry. Concerts will be performed over Valentine's Day weekend, February 13 to 15 at the Washington County Historic Courthouse...
January 27, 2009 - 12:00am
January 9, 2009
New traffic signal timing implemented on Valley Creek Road
Washington County and the City of Woodbury have partnered to install a new coordinated traffic signal control system along Valley Creek Road (County Highway 16) in western Woodbury that is expected to reduce travel times along this arterial roadway. The system is operational now...
January 9, 2009 - 12:00am
December 24, 2008
Board game fun after school
An "After School Fun" event for children ages 6 - 10 will be held Friday, Jan. 23, from 4 to 5 p.m. at Valley Crossing Community School, 9900 Park Crossing, Woodbury. The cost is $7. The city of Woodbury Parks and Recreation department will host "Board Game Battle" featuring games...
December 24, 2008 - 12:00am
December 16, 2008
Horses get a home
The River Valley Riders are at the starting gate and ready to start running now that the non-profit organization has acquired a 38-acre lot in...
December 16, 2008 - 12:00am
December 9, 2008
County to begin traffic light modifications at Valley Creek Road/Weir Drive
Washington County is preparing for a traffic signal coordination project along Valley Creek Road (County 16) that is scheduled for implementation in early 2009. Traffic signals will be modified accordingly during the week of Dec. 8 at the intersections of Valley Creek Road (County...
December 9, 2008 - 4:15pm
December 3, 2008
From wrecking ball to the market
A historic Woodbury farmhouse that was once literally on the move is now for sale. In August 2003, Woodbury residents Jim and Stephanie Kivel saved the nearly-century old house at 3730 Cottage Grove Drive from the wrecking ball. "It would have been demolished if it wasn't moved...
December 3, 2008 - 12:00am
December 2, 2008
Free music class demonstrations
Music Together in the Valley is offering a series of free demonstration classes of its early childhood music program from Dec. 2 to Jan. 10. Day, evening and weekend classes are available in Woodbury, Cottage Grove, Stillwater and other area cities. These classes are limited to...
December 2, 2008 - 12:00am
November 26, 2008
School lunch menus week of Dec. 1 - Dec. 5
The South Washington County School District 833 Nutrition Services program serves all District 833 schools and Valley Crossing Community School. Elementary schools "Another Healthy Choice" is a second lunch option available daily each week. This week's selection features grilled...
November 26, 2008 - 12:00am
Letter: Celebrations praised
For the past several years, I have had the pleasure of spending a Saturday just before Halloween with my young granddaughter at both Valley Creek Mall and the YMCA. I can't thank either facility enough for providing children with such a safe, wonderful and inexpensive way to celebrate...
November 26, 2008 - 12:00am
Woodbury Community Theatre presents 'Christmas Memories'
Woodbury Community Theatre has announced its upcoming performances of "Christmas Memories," a revue of holiday music for people of all ages. Lenore Weir is the director, with Michael White as music director and DeAnne Sherman as choreographer. Performances are Dec. 4, 5 and 6 at...
November 26, 2008 - 12:00am
November 25, 2008
Valley Chamber Chorale to warm up the valley
In a tradition spanning more than 30 years, the Valley Chamber Chorale will again bring quality holiday music to the valley the weekend of Dec. 5 to 7 in concerts titled "On This Cold December Night." Joining the VCC for these performances will be a chamber orchestra of professional...
November 25, 2008 - 12:00am