Skip to main content
Cottage Grove man sentenced for raping teen girl in Woodbury
Minnesota House members must take harassment prevention training or lose committees
Court says Minnesota Legislature has enough money to remain open
Minnesotans tough on Franken incident
Minn. roundup: Florida men convicted of credit card skimming; Man pleads guilty to lewd Minn. State Fair conduct
crime and courts
Three Raptors sign letters of intent
East Ridge, Woodbury, Park individuals qualify for state
Volleyball: Eagles soar to fifth at state
Volleyball: Eagles win to advance to fifth-place game
Woodbury athletes sign Letters of Intent
Falteisek to perform in holiday concert in Woodbury
A soldier's journey: Cottage Grove officer, veteran shares story in new cable documentary
New Life Academy musical 'Singin' in the Rain' set to make a splash
Health briefs: Community Conversation gets people talking about mental health
This close: Rotary clubs observe World Polio Day as disease nears eradication
arts and entertainment
Equity Alliance MN 092017 Minutes
Equity Alliance MN Minutes 101817 Mtg.
Parkwood Estates vs Susan Birttnen
Woodbury AFB Tamarack Sanitary Sewer Rehab
Branch Banking & Trust Co. vs Bradley Jensen and Jennifer Giesel
Jeffery A. Loe
Phyllis LaJune Edwards
Patricia "Patty" Taylor
M. Laine McGee, 72
Scout's honor and then some
Inez Oehlke dies at 96
Letters to the editor: Congrats, and thanks for support; Cost effective guideway infrastructure?
Viewpoint: Premium Relief Came at a Cost to Minnesotans
Lisa Weik Viewpoint: Key phase begins for Gold Line BRT project
Editorial: Veterans have earned twice the thanks
Letters: Minnesota could lead on health care; Referendum needed for our kids
Real Estate Showcase
Real Estate Showcase Ad Submission
Real Estate Showcase current ads
November 2, 2017
Viewpoint: School theatres take 'Shrek,' 'Sister Act' From screen to stage
Fall brings a wave of excitement to the stages at our our high schools. This year, our award-winning theater programs will feature musical versions...
November 2, 2017 - 8:45am
October 4, 2017
Viewpoint: Carver a two-time Future Award winner
Last month brought unprecedented excitement to District 622. Carver Elementary was awarded Minnesota's Future Award by the Minnesota Business...
October 4, 2017 - 5:25pm
August 26, 2017
Viewpoint: Next Step program gives students skills
In District 622, students with special needs have unique opportunities for hands-on learning at its best.
August 26, 2017 - 8:00am
July 11, 2017
Viewpoint: DNR, others partner to keep aquatic invaders at bay
The number in Washington County is up to 22. In Chisago County it is 12. Anoka has 16 and Ramsey has 29. Statewide, approximately 5 percent of the 11,000 lakes in Minnesota are now infested by aquatic invasive species (AIS).
July 11, 2017 - 8:00am
June 27, 2017
Viewpoint: Golden Prom a popular event
On May 31, 390 senior citizens from across the area kicked up their heels at the 21st annual Golden Prom. This exciting event featured live music...
June 27, 2017 - 8:00am
June 25, 2017
Viewpoint: Difficult session yields mixed results
While there were certainly some positive results from the 2017 legislative session such as a nearly $1 billion bonding bill for projects around...
June 25, 2017 - 8:00am
May 22, 2017
Viewpoint: Setting PTSD record straight
Sen. Dan Schoen should be commended for his public service and his commitment to his constituencies. In his viewpoint, however — "Fighting to make PTSD a workplace illness," May 17 — he makes a number of incorrect statements. The following information gives a clearer picture...
May 22, 2017 - 2:40pm
May 8, 2017
Elementary school, neighborhood, YMCA partnering to provide equity at school and home
Parents, teachers, and youth workers all agree on the importance of quality afterschool programs. However, with school districts and nonprofits having limited resources to provide these programs, partnerships are often the answer to implementing quality out-of-school time programming...
May 8, 2017 - 10:41am
April 10, 2017
Viewpoint: State lawmakers muzzling the auditor watchdog
Government oversight and transparency are vital to ensuring people's trust. My office oversees over $20 billion of taxpayer money spent yearly...
April 10, 2017 - 2:00pm
April 6, 2017
VIEWPOINT: Lawmakers aim to make Met Council accountable
The Metropolitan Council still holds the title of the biggest, most powerful unelected regional government in the country bar none. But that...
April 6, 2017 - 7:27am
April 1, 2017
VIEWPOINT: An early start for a strong farm bill
A sugarbeet grower told us about how crop insurance is working for his farm in the Red River Valley. A school board member in Canby is concerned...
April 1, 2017 - 9:29am
March 31, 2017
VIEWPOINT: Rules not made to be broken
Viewpoint We all have pet peeves, things we observe or have happen to us which are very irritating. It may be the person redeeming lottery tickets at the gas station when you are last in line to pay for your gas. It may be the person on their cell phone during your child's holiday...
March 31, 2017 - 6:50am
March 29, 2017
VIEWPOINT: Elementary school, neighborhood, YMCA partnering to provide equity at school and home
Viewpoint Parents, teachers, and youth workers all agree on the importance of quality afterschool programs. However, with school districts and...
March 29, 2017 - 5:09am
March 25, 2017
VIEWPOINT: New report identifies aspects of state tax code that challenge Minnesota's competitiveness
Viewpoint The Tax Foundation, in collaboration with the Minnesota Business Partnership, recently released "Minnesota Illustrated: A Visual Guide to Taxes & the Economy." The guide provides a chart book that illustrates how Minnesota's economy and tax system compare to the rest of...
March 25, 2017 - 7:46pm
March 24, 2017
VIEWPOINT: Budget surplus creates opportunity to deliver on Minnesota values
Viewpoint At the end of February, Minnesota Management and Budget announced a projected budget surplus of $1.65 billion for the upcoming biennium,...
March 24, 2017 - 5:06am