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Girl identified who died in apparent drowning in central Minnesota
From an A to 'Incomplete': How N.D., Minn. political leaders grade Trump's first 100 days
Afton businesses open during construction
Woodbury woman starts specialty coffee venture
Council approves HealthEast naming deal for Woodbury sports center
crime and courts
Softball: Young's homer lifts Park past Woodbury
Baseball: Park slips by Woodbury with Alt no-hitter
Boys' Hockey: Vogelgesang is hired as East Ridge head coach
Prep baseball: Pitch count rule was a matter of time
Boys' Lacrosse: Raptors continue work on new systems
Sanctuary: Freeway jumping pig finds forever home
PHOTO: Local 4-H receives grant
Health column: You don't want to see me unless you have to
Striking up a community band: Musicians sought from Woodbury
Still at bat: Senior softball team at the center of comedy at Black Box
arts and entertainment
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Keith Jacobus Viewpoint: The secret of success — great teachers
Letters: Provisional ballots just make sense; foreign aid pays off
Letters: Yearning for 'bit of podunk'; Speak up about public transportation
Viewpoint: State lawmakers muzzling the auditor watchdog
Letters: City birthday boosted Heritage Society; Bulletin improving lately
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December 19, 2016
VIEWPOINT: District 834 listens, and we're planning
Viewpoint We've been listening. We've been asking questions and listening carefully to what you have to say. In the past several months we've...
December 19, 2016 - 7:18am
December 12, 2016
VIEWPOINT: Presidential pardons -- common and irrevocable
Viewpoint Will he or won't he? That is a question a lot of political commentators are asking about whether or not President Obama will pardon...
December 12, 2016 - 9:44am
December 3, 2016
VIEWPOINT: Why small-business owners chose Trump
As a proud owner of a boutique public relations firm, I , like so many small business owners throughout the United States, had a feeling that...
December 3, 2016 - 12:41pm
November 27, 2016
VIEWPOINT: 489 Minnesota kids need you now
Think of your kids, nieces or nephews, or other young people in your life, and then think of what they need each day to grow into great adults:...
November 27, 2016 - 3:58pm
VIEWPOINT: How can two judges come up with different determinations on similar cases? Judicial discretion
Viewpoint Judges are not gumball machines. That seems like a pretty simple idea to grasp. Machines and people are very different. Because of...
November 27, 2016 - 12:44pm
November 26, 2016
VIEWPOINT: Are the courts the last bastion of civility?
This political season has been unusually bitter, perhaps more so than any election in memory. Name calling, profanity, scurrilous accusations,...
November 26, 2016 - 12:43pm
November 23, 2016
VIEWPOINT: Your rights when paying with plastic
When you pay for services or merchandise with "plastic" (credit or debit cards), you have certain legal rights if your card is lost or stolen,...
November 23, 2016 - 1:06pm
VIEWPOINT: Enrich student thinking through empathy
November 23, 2016 - 8:17am
November 6, 2016
VIEWPOINT: Increasing opportunities for kids and families everywhere in our state
Viewpoint Last month, more than 837,000 Minnesota students went back to school, including 65,000 kindergartners. For the third year, more than...
November 6, 2016 - 3:27pm
VIEWPOINT: Higher property taxes? Counties blame hidden MNsure costs
Viewpoint By now most Minnesotans realize the Affordable Care Act has drastically increased the cost of health care coverage for many, while...
November 6, 2016 - 2:00pm
October 29, 2016
VIEWPOINT: Educators' promises more than words
Viewpoint This school year marks an exciting time for the South Washington County School District. We have embarked on building a new Oltman...
October 29, 2016 - 9:09am
October 24, 2016
VIEWPOINT: Will county leaders someday embrace the historical society?
History is a record of challenges. There are challenges in business, in personal life and in organizations. The challenges are many, some small...
October 24, 2016 - 7:55am
October 15, 2016
VIEWPOINT: Difficult decisions bring positive changes for kids
"What comes easy won't last. What lasts won't come easy." This is one of many similar quotes I've run across about change that resonates with...
October 15, 2016 - 12:59pm
October 12, 2016
VIEWPOINT: Are selfies in the voting booth illegal?
I have seen several news reports about state laws banning selfies in election polling places. These laws vary state by state and, in some states, it's unclear if selfies are banned. United Press International (UPI) reported on Sept. 14 about a federal action against a law banning...
October 12, 2016 - 9:54am
September 30, 2016
VIEWPOINT: Students demonstrate service-based learning in many ways
September 30, 2016 - 3:22pm