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Man arrested in Afton in possible hostage situation
Charges: Burglars admit to arson, spray painting, thefts
Woodbury drinking water OK, city says
Charges: Woman has drugs in purse during 96 mph rush-hour traffic stop
Minnesota hands out $25 million to launch pre-kindergarten programs
crime and courts
State's top skaters compete in Woodbury
Girls soccer: Raptors knock off No. 9 Eastview
Girls tennis: Woodbury loses to state champs in first match
Girls tennis: East Ridge beats Henry Sibley 6-1
East Ridge bowling club to hold info session at Pinz
Dogs and ducks: Kids learn life lessons in theater camp
What to do at Woodbury Days
Hope Glen Farm unveils treehouse suite
Woodbury Days medallion has been found
The hunt continues! Woodbury Days medallion clue No. 3
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VIEWPOINT: Woodbury Days provides inspiration for appreciation
VIEWPOINT: One year of Culver's? I can do this!
VIEWPOINT: South Washington County should be part of regional transit equation
Real Estate Showcase
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
Roger Green: A volunteer for life
For some people, volunteering isn't just something to do. Instead, volunteering is just a way of life. What's more, it becomes a part of who...
April 25, 2016 - 12:09am
Polling location changes approved by council
Woodbury residents in three precincts will have to cast their ballots in new polling locations this year. During the April 13 meeting, the Woodbury...
April 25, 2016 - 12:00am
April 21, 2016
County Board proclaims April as Child Abuse and Neglect Prevention Month
The Washington County Board of Commissioners proclaimed April as Child Abuse and Neglect Prevention Month April 5. National Child Abuse Prevention...
April 21, 2016 - 12:55am
April 20, 2016
County Board proclaims April as National County Government Month
The Washington County Board of Commissioners proclaimed April as National County Government Month April 5 in appreciation of county government...
April 20, 2016 - 12:00pm
Candidates for special election file May 17-31
Candidate filings for the Washington County Board of Commissioners special election will occur from May 17-31. If more than two candidates file,...
April 20, 2016 - 12:50am
April 18, 2016
911 dispatchers receive recognition from county
The Washington County 911 public safety dispatchers were recognized by the County Board April 5 in honor of National Safety Telecommunicators...
April 18, 2016 - 12:00pm
Woodbury THRIVES to define what a healthy community looks like
Spring is a time when Minnesotans just seem to start feeling better and doing more healthy activities. But a new initiative around Woodbury aims...
April 18, 2016 - 12:56am
VIEWPOINT: 'Counties Matter' theme apparent in all that counties provide
It can be as simple as the water you drink, the path you take to the mailbox, the driver's license in your wallet. The beauty of county government...
April 18, 2016 - 12:54am
April 16, 2016
Commissioners try to keep handle on 2017 tax levy increase
Just three months after approving the 2016 budget and tax levy, the Washington County Board of Commissioners and county staff are already getting...
April 16, 2016 - 12:10am
April 10, 2016
$162,000 to combat aquatic invasive species
Washington County has allocated $162,670 in grant funds to combat aquatic invasive species in county waters, but whether county officials will...
April 10, 2016 - 12:33am
April 8, 2016
Woodbury man arrested in fatal shooting above St. Paul restaurant
A Woodbury man is under arrest after a fatal shooting yesterday afternoon in the building that houses the W.A. Frost & Co. restaurant on Selby Avenue in St. Paul. The shooting was reported just after 4 p.m. in the Dacotah Building, 370 Selby Ave. Officers found a man with apparent...
News/crime and courts
April 8, 2016 - 8:16am
Lake Elmo Swim Pond repairs are scheduled
The good news is, when it's complete, the new Lake Elmo Swim Pond will be fully updated and more ADA accessible. The bad news is, the pond will...
April 8, 2016 - 8:15am
April 6, 2016
Commissioners talk labor negotiations strategy
Commissioners talk labor negotiations strategy The Washington County Board of Commissioners met in a closed session March 22 to discuss strategy...
April 6, 2016 - 10:00pm
County administrator gets glowing remarks from board of commissioners
To say the Washington County Board of Commissioners is pleased with the performance of County Administrator Molly O'Rourke may well be an understatement....
April 6, 2016 - 1:18pm