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Fenton takes leadership role in legislature
Gingerbread reveal: See the Conways’ gingerbread houses, and make your own treats
Feds end student aid for Globe U and MN School of Business
Police report: Traffic stalls for parajumper, moms fight at bus stop, $2,300 goes missing
Woodbury Pizza Hut to reopen next year
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Boys Basketball: Boys Basketball: Eagles win hard-fought game against Humboldt
Boys Basketball: Royals dominate first game, look ahead to Chaska
Hometown players leave it on the field at St. Thomas
Boys Basketball: Raptors hold off Chanhassen in season opener
Season Preview: East Ridge wrestling returns numbers
Calling all kids: Event at R.H. Stafford Library part of 50th anniversary celebration
Pearl Harbor survivor leaves impression on his Woodbury family
Trip of a lifetime: District band part of 75th Pearl Harbor anniversary in Hawaii
Coming together: Hmong New Year celebration set for Friday at Woodbury High School
Afton and Woodbury shine during weekend holiday events
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11-16-16 Board Meeting Minutes
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LETTER: Consider faster, safer travel offered by bus-rapid transit
VIEWPOINT: Why small-business owners chose Trump
LETTER: Honor our First Americans and help Native Americans succeed
LETTER: Mr. Lewis, think of yourself as 'Mr. Right Now'
LETTER: District 622 will be good stewards of new money
Real Estate Showcase
December 1, 2016
Court finds Woodbury roadway fee is unlawful
A Washington County judge ruled last week that a longtime practice of charging developers roadway fees in Woodbury is unlawful. The city sought...
December 1, 2016 - 3:42pm
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 24, 2016
Tiff over TIF settled in Newport
Washington County A redevelopment plan in Newport is moving ahead after changes to a joint powers agreement between that city and the Washington County Community Development Agency. At its meeting Nov. 8, the Washington County Board of Commissioners adopted a resolution for an amended...
November 24, 2016 - 9:07am
November 7, 2016
Absentee balloting surges; deadline for early voting is 5 p.m. Monday
Washington County voters’ interest in absentee voting is near double what it was four years ago, prompting election officials to caution about...
November 7, 2016 - 9:16am
October 30, 2016
Weik: Much work still to be done
Lisa Weik is running unopposed for her District 5 seat, but the county commissioner said she isn't taking anything for granted. Weik said she's...
October 30, 2016 - 12:36pm
Q&A with Washington County Commissioner District 3 incumbent Gary Kriesel
Gary Kriesel • Age: 73 • City of residence: Stillwater • Years lived in district: 53 years • Education: Stillwater High School; St....
October 30, 2016 - 10:19am
Q&A with Washington County Commissioner District 3 challenger David Beaudet
David Beaudet • Age: 63 • City of residence: Oak Park Heights • Education: Stillwater Area High School, Metropolitan State University...
October 30, 2016 - 9:18am
October 28, 2016
Q&A with Washington County Commissioner District 2 candidate Stan Karwoski
Stan Karwoski • Age: 59 • City of residence: Oakdale • Years lived in district: 29 • Education: Northeast Metro Technical College, design...
October 28, 2016 - 7:17am
Q&A with Washington County Commissioner District 2 candidate Cheryl Anderson
Cheryl Anderson • Age: 56 • City of residence: Birchwood Village • Years lived in district: 16 • Education: Bachelor's of arts and licensed...
October 28, 2016 - 6:17am
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 26, 2016
Q&A with Washington County Commissioner District 1 incumbent Fran Miron
Fran Miron • Age: 62 • City of residence: Hugo • Years lived in district: Lifelong resident • Education: Bachelor's degree, University...
October 26, 2016 - 1:15pm
Q&A with Washington County Commissioner District 1 challenger Edward Eigner
Edward Eigner • Age: 71 • City of residence: Forest Lake • Years lived in district: 17 • Education: B.S. University of Wisconsin- Milwaukee...
October 26, 2016 - 12:15pm
Waste matters: County addresses gaps in yard waste disposal
When it comes to collection sites where Washington County residents can drop off yard waste, the choices are, like autumn leaves - scattered....
October 26, 2016 - 8:52am
October 25, 2016
Sheriff department's opioid overdose training sees some success in early stages
In hopes of reducing opioid overdose deaths in Washington County, the Sheriff's Office began training deputies how to administer naloxone hydrochloride,...
News/crime and courts
October 25, 2016 - 11:50am
Courthouse condundrum: Overused facility not a good place for weddings, board hears
The parties may be over at the Washington County Courthouse in Stillwater. Since it was replaced as the seat of county government by the new...
October 25, 2016 - 8:57am