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April 19, 2011
Forecast: Plow? No. Shovel? Maybe. Patience? Definitely
Sure, Woodbury is in for some snow later today, but it's nothing worth oiling the snow-blower over. According to the National Weather Service, rain and snow are likely to begin before 10 p.m., before turning over to all snow. Accumulation is expected to be between 1 and 2 inches. Though...
April 19, 2011 - 2:35pm
April 12, 2011
St. Croix River to crest today
The St. Croix River is expected to crest this afternoon in Afton. According to he National Weather Service, at 11 a.m. the St. Croix River measured...
April 12, 2011 - 12:43pm
April 6, 2011
Dayton declares flood emergency
ST. PAUL -- Streams are rising across Minnesota, so Gov.
April 6, 2011 - 3:18pm
March 23, 2011
Afton waits, prepares for emergency
Afton City Council declared a state of emergency in advance of anticipated spring flooding at its March 15 meeting. Afton is anticipating a major flood based on National Weather Service projections, Public Works Director Ken Johnson said. The NWS is projecting that this year the...
March 23, 2011 - 8:00am
March 22, 2011
Lightning strikes Woodbury home
The first thunderstorm of the season caused extensive electrical damage to a Woodbury home early Tuesday morning. Three residents woke up to the strong thunder and evacuated the house safely after lightning struck the roof of their home, fire commander John Wallgren said. "They...
March 22, 2011 - 2:23pm
Woodbury inventor looks to ease sandbaggers' efforts
Craig Ferguson remembers watching a newscast two years ago about flooding in the Fargo-Moorhead area. More specifically, he recalled the images...
March 22, 2011 - 10:27am
March 17, 2011
Woodbury man has flood volunteers' backs
STILLWATER - Craig Ferguson remembers watching a newscast two years ago about flooding in the Fargo-Moorhead area. More specifically, he recalled...
March 17, 2011 - 5:30pm
March 15, 2011
Afton declares flood emergency
The increasing threat of major flooding this spring has prompted Afton City Council to declare a State of Emergency. City Council made the declaration Tuesday during its regular meeting. Afton's emergency declaration came on the heals of Washington County declaring a State of Emergency...
March 15, 2011 - 10:02pm
Flood threat prompts emergency declaration in Washington County
Washington County declared a state of emergency on Tuesday -- with the city of Afton expected to follow suit tonight -- in advance of predicted major spring flooding that could jeopardize portions of the county. County officials are preparing for floods along both the St. Croix and...
March 15, 2011 - 1:59pm
March 8, 2011
2-5 inches in forecast prompts city parking reminder
With more snow forecast for the area, Woodbury city officials issued a reminder of its parking regulations. The regulations, which ban on-street parking between 2 and 6 a.m. from Nov. 1 and April 1, prohibits on-street parking any time two or more inches of snow have accumulated,...
March 8, 2011 - 1:27pm
February 23, 2011
Officials: Downtown Afton could be inundated with spring floods
The National Weather Service's latest spring flood forecast looks grim, and Washington County officials this week are beginning to prepare for what looks likely to be a soaked spring. Washington County Emergency Management officials met Tuesday in Cottage Grove with city, county...
February 23, 2011 - 2:56am
February 20, 2011
A February whiteout: snow to last into Monday
Motorists were experiencing whiteout conditions Sunday afternoon as a winter storm piled up snow in Woodbury and around the state. According...
February 20, 2011 - 5:02pm
February 14, 2011
Woodbury's rinks closed for the season
The city of Woodbury has announced that the outdoor skating rinks and warming houses are closed for the season. Woodbury's 12 ice rinks, at seven locations,opened on Dec. 26.
February 14, 2011 - 10:27am
February 1, 2011
City reminds residents: remember winter parking restrictions
City officials are reminding residents of Woodbury's winter parking restrictions in light of recent snowfall. From the city: The regulations ban on-street parking between 2 a.m. and 6 a.m. between Nov. 1 and April 1. The 2-inch rule City ordinance also prohibits on-street parking...
February 1, 2011 - 9:54am
January 12, 2011
Snow helping at Afton? Naturally, but in more ways than one
You don't complain about snow at ski resorts. That's true at Afton Alps Recreation Area, though officials there say the reasons for celebration...
January 12, 2011 - 3:28pm