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VIEWPOINT: One year of Culver's? I can do this!
VIEWPOINT: South Washington County should be part of regional transit equation
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LETTER: People are tired of Kent's out-of-control spending
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Real Estate Showcase
July 20, 2016
FamilyWise provides wraparound triage for local families
The Washington County Board of Commissioners approved a contract with FamilyWise Services of Minneapolis to help embattled minority families...
July 20, 2016 - 2:59pm
July 19, 2016
Washington County Libraries attract Pokemon Go players
As the “Pokemon Go” craze reaches new peaks, Washington County Libraries are jumping on board by using some of the game’s features to attract...
July 19, 2016 - 2:51pm
July 8, 2016
Authorities: Malfunction caused bus on I-94 to display 'call police' message
A metro bus headed eastbound on Interstate 94 created a false alarm during Friday's morning rush hour. The bus was seen displaying “call police” on its overhead display, prompting two Washington County sheriff's deputies to respond. The bus was pulled over at 7:42 a.m. just east...
July 8, 2016 - 9:53am
New development director readies to roll up sleeves
The hiring of their first community development director means that Washington County is officially in the economic development business. Chris...
July 8, 2016 - 7:41am
July 6, 2016
Fatalities up in Washington County
There were 2,630 traffic crashes in Washington County last year, with only one fatality in Cottage Grove and none in Woodbury, according to the...
News/crime and courts
July 6, 2016 - 1:18pm
June 30, 2016
Time is ticking on Afton sewer project
Time is ticking down for the city of Afton to move ahead on its sewer plan or it might lose out on state grants to help fund the project. The...
June 30, 2016 - 7:37pm
June 29, 2016
Little kids, big picture
Some of Peggy Elsasser's biggest fans are also the smallest. Chaysen, 4, wants to be a hockey player like his dad was in college. Bright-eyed...
June 29, 2016 - 4:00pm
May 31, 2016
LETTER: Kriesel will work hard to build consensus
As Washington County commissioner, I have worked hard on behalf of the citizens and communities of District 3 and have been a strong voice for...
May 31, 2016 - 9:24am
May 16, 2016
New housing could mean more traffic on Bailey Road
The Woodbury City Council approved two new housing developments May 11, but not before they cast a wary eye to what those new units will mean...
May 16, 2016 - 12:38am
Safe Routes To School pilot project will end with statewide model for trail engineering
Getting to school on bike or on foot might get a little easier in the future for some Cottage Grove students, thanks to a project of Washington...
May 16, 2016 - 12:09am
May 15, 2016
Washington County experiences a bottleneck in the child protection process
The good news is, Washington County will get three more child protection workers, thanks to funding from the state of Minnesota. The bad news...
News/crime and courts
May 15, 2016 - 8:03am
May 9, 2016
New plans emerge for Newport's Red Rock Crossing development
Newport will likely look much different in a decade, thanks to a redevelopment plan moving through the Washington County Housing and Redevelopment...
May 9, 2016 - 1:24pm
May 8, 2016
Washington County officials learn how to react in an active shooter situation
Everyone has heard the quote, "Safety first." At Washington County, those two little words are the base for a larger-scale security training...
May 8, 2016 - 12:06am
May 7, 2016
15,742 online sex ads in three months
Is sex trafficking really happening in our communities? The major crimes unit of the Washington County Attorney's Office will say, "Yes," and...
News/crime and courts
May 7, 2016 - 12:00pm
April 25, 2016
Two new stoplights coming along Manning Avenue
It might take a little longer to run up to Stillwater via Manning Avenue, but after this summer's intersection improvements along the route,...
April 25, 2016 - 12:10am