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December 20, 2016
Oath of office: Karowski’s swearing in restores county board to five members
December 20, 2016 - 12:45pm
New Washington County commissioner helped put the oaks in Oakdale
OAKDALE — Stan Karwoski's road to the Washington County board began with the Oakdale Parks and Planning Commission in 1994. "I'm a parks...
December 20, 2016 - 5:40am
November 22, 2016
Legislative request: Ability to fill a gap
Washington County When Washington County Commissioner-elect Stan Karwoski is sworn in next month, it will fill the District 2 seat that was...
November 22, 2016 - 6:48am
November 14, 2016
Karwoski elected County Commissioner
Washington County Stan Karwoski will move from the Oakdale mayor's office to the Washington County boardroom in Stillwater. Karwoski defeated...
November 14, 2016 - 4:12pm
June 6, 2016
It'll take a primary to decide Commissioner District 2
Bill Pulkrabek announced and then ended his election bid. But even without the former Washington County Commissioner from Oakdale on the ballot,...
June 6, 2016 - 12:42pm
May 26, 2016
Emmer endorses Lewis in 2nd District battle
New candidate filings for local elected offices in recent days include: Jason Lewis of Woodbury, Minnesota Congressional District 2; U.S. Rep....
May 26, 2016 - 9:11pm
May 23, 2016
UPDATE: Republicans reload for primary in Congressional District 2
Despite being the GOP-endorsed candidate Jason Lewis of Woodbury faces a Republican primary in U.S. Congressional District 2. Republican Darlene...
May 23, 2016 - 7:19pm
UPDATE: McCollum has a challenger, so does Fenton
Officially, the Washington County Board of Commissioners race is on. The filing period for county, state and federal elections is under way,...
May 23, 2016 - 12:22am
May 18, 2016
UPDATE: Minnesota House incumbents file for re-election, and 2 more County Board candidates
Today, two Minnesota Legislature incumbents have filed for re-election. State reps. Kelly Fenton and JoAnn Ward are the only candidates to have...
May 18, 2016 - 5:15pm
April 20, 2016
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
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
January 16, 2016
District 2’s Ted Bearth heads Washington County Board
The Washington County Board of Commissioners elected District 2 Commissioner Ted Bearth as board chair for 2016, at the Jan. 5 meeting. District...
January 16, 2016 - 12:50am
County extends hours at Environmental Center
Recycling just got a little easier for residents of Washington County, because beginning Nov. 3, the county's Environmental Center will be open...
October 16, 2015 - 1:42pm
June 10, 2015
VIEWPOINT: We need a vibrant transit system, too
Washington County is a great place to live and do business. People are drawn here because the quality of life in our communities is among the...
June 10, 2015 - 4:02pm