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April 8, 2016
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
March 30, 2016
New Washington County project helps kids of incarcerated parents
It’s after 6 p.m. on a Sunday night, a time when most kids should be out enjoying the last hour of daylight, or working on their best argument...
March 30, 2016 - 7:24am
March 29, 2016
4 of 5 county board seats will be filled this fall
Residents of Washington County District 2 will have one more candidate to vote for this fall — that of a county commissioner, to fill the seat...
March 29, 2016 - 1:45pm
March 24, 2016
State grant bolsters fight against sex trafficking
Washington County has made an investment in the effort to stop sex trafficking. In turn, the Minnesota Department of Public Safety is making...
News/crime and courts
March 24, 2016 - 12:37am
March 19, 2016
Transportation at a crossroads: Are we ready?
TRANSPORTATION AT THE CROSSROADS: ARE WE READY? Tuesday March 22, 2016 7:00-8:30 p.m. Guardian Angels Church, 8260 4th St. N, Oakdale, MN Are...
March 19, 2016 - 12:24am
March 17, 2016
Bearth was well respected, well liked
Washington County Commissioner Ted Bearth died March 10 after months of illness. Bearth, of Oakdale, was named County Board chairman in January...
March 17, 2016 - 8:55am
March 16, 2016
Facilities report on county library conditions yields some surprises
Now that the Washington County Library Strategic Plan has been approved, it's time to start thinking about what facility improvements are needed,...
March 16, 2016 - 12:58am
March 13, 2016
Washington County initiates steps for $20 million bond sale
There's a full slate of capital improvement projects planned for Washington County this summer, and now the county is starting to plan how to...
March 13, 2016 - 12:55am
March 12, 2016
County plans to step back from township zoning, land use process
Things will be getting a little easier for Washington County township residents who want to change the zoning of their properties, thanks to...
March 12, 2016 - 12:22am
March 10, 2016
Washington County Commissioner Bearth dies at 77
After months of illness, Washington County District 2 Commissioner Ted Bearth died Thursday, March 10, at the age of 77. Named chairman of the...
March 10, 2016 - 1:04pm
Volunteers sought for county's child protection advisory panel
Washington County is looking for volunteers, ages 21 and older, to help some of the county's youngest, and most vulnerable, residents. The Washington...
March 10, 2016 - 12:58am
March 9, 2016
Gateway transit project receives $5.4 million grant
The Gateway Corridor Bus Rapid Transit project has almost received all of the funding necessary to move it into the project development phase,...
March 9, 2016 - 12:42pm
March 8, 2016
Washington County develops policy to promote pollination
Washington County officials are looking at what can be done to help replenish the pollinator population in the county. The Washington County...
March 8, 2016 - 12:43am