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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
July 28, 2016
Public Works moves back to North Shop
Anyone doing business with Washington County Public Works, including the county's parks, transportation, and survey and land management staff,...
July 28, 2016 - 6:55pm
Nanny's alleged aggressor kept to herself, neighbors say
Quiet, reserved and private is how neighbors describe the 35-year-old Woodbury woman who is facing multiple felony charges including labor trafficking,...
News/crime and courts
July 28, 2016 - 3:37pm
July 27, 2016
Board approves funds for final design of Cottage Grove area projects
The County Board of Commissioners approved funding for the next phase of two projects in and around Cottage Grove Ravine Regional Park. At their...
July 27, 2016 - 6:54pm
Washington County deputies receive opioid training
Rarely does a day goes by without authorities responding to a possible drug overdose in Washington County, but officials said they’re hoping...
July 27, 2016 - 4:40pm
July 26, 2016
Board declares national Pretrial, Probation and Parole Supervision Week
The Washington County Board of Commissioners declared July 17-23 as national Pretrial, Probation and Parole Supervision Week. The board passed...
July 26, 2016 - 6:53pm
July 24, 2016
Washington County approves road, social service contracts
The Washington County Board of Commissioners has approved a contract with the engineering firm Kimley-Horn and Associates Inc. to help with design...
July 24, 2016 - 9:00am
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