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Area school closings for Feb. 20, 2019
MNLARS needs at least $61M: Walz proposes fee hikes to pay for it
Here's a quick look at what's in Gov. Tim Walz's first budget request
Who’s getting Met Council money? East Metro transit projects get funded
County joins national initiative to reduce jail bookings, connect mentally ill inmates to help
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Boys Hockey: East Ridge wins play-in game, eyes St. Thomas Academy in section quarterfinals
What does it take to score 100 goals in high school? Wadena's Max Phillips knows.
Nordic Skiing: PWER, Math and Science Academy send skiers to state meet
Boys Hockey: Woodbury, East Ridge receive seeds for section tournament
Alpine Skiing: PWER shows strong runs in the state meet
Falteisek to perform in holiday concert in Woodbury
A soldier's journey: Cottage Grove officer, veteran shares story in new cable documentary
New Life Academy musical 'Singin' in the Rain' set to make a splash
Health briefs: Community Conversation gets people talking about mental health
This close: Rotary clubs observe World Polio Day as disease nears eradication
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Minnesota debuts new ‘True North’ tourism campaign
Foss Swim School in Woodbury to move to larger space
Newport Collision Center under new ownership
WATCH: You don't need to be a hobbit to live in this River Falls earth-house
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Editorial: Constitutional crisis is true national emergency
Letter: Clearing the air on landfill cleanup
Viewpoint: Big challenges ahead
Editorial: Don't be so quick to plow ahead
Letter: Is Rep. Sandell being inconsistent?
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February 17, 2019
Letter: Clearing the air on landfill cleanup
Last week, former local Republican chairperson Faye Hatch attacked State Rep. Anne Claflin for not supporting funding to clean up a landfill...
February 17, 2019 - 5:00am
February 13, 2019
Child care provider information meeting set for Feb. 19
Washington County residents interested in becoming a licensed family child care provider may take the first step and attend an orientation 1-3:30 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 19. Meetings are in Lower Level Conference Room 14 in the Washington County Government Center, 14949 N. 62nd St. N.,...
February 13, 2019 - 5:00am
February 4, 2019
UPDATE: Woodbury man charged with second-degree murder in wife's death
Updated 3:30 p.m., Feb. 1, to include new information. WOODBURY — A Woodbury man who was on trial for alleged sexual assault of children was...
February 4, 2019 - 10:27am
February 1, 2019
Prosecutors, police chief emphasize prevention of human trafficking
OAKDALE — Often unseen, human trafficking can seem like a far away problem, something that rarely makes its way to the suburbs. Don't be...
February 1, 2019 - 5:00am
January 30, 2019
Washington County Citizen Review Panel seeks members
The Washington County Citizen Review Panel is seeking members. The advisory group panel meets monthly with the mission, "Citizens partnering with child protection services advocating to keep children safe." Panel members volunteer to work with child protection staff of Washington...
January 30, 2019 - 5:00pm
January 29, 2019
What to do (and not do) with old batteries
Maybe they're from decorations or new toys this holiday season. Or maybe they've been getting stashed for years in the ubiquitous junk drawer....
January 29, 2019 - 5:00pm
January 17, 2019
WinterFest will be celebrated at Lake Elmo Park Reserve
WinterFest is an opportunity to get outside and enjoy everything that winter has to offer, including: cross-country skiing, kick-sledding and...
January 17, 2019 - 5:00am
December 19, 2018
Here's where you can recycle your old Christmas tree next week
Washington County released a list of drop-off sites to recycle Christmas trees. The following yard waste sites will accept trees:
December 19, 2018 - 11:13am
Guided winter walk at Pine Point Park
Washington County Parks will host a guided walk at 2 p.m. Friday, Dec. 28 at Pine Point Regional Park, 11900 Norell Ave. N., Stillwater. If snow conditions allow, snowshoes can be used in addition to the hike. Dress for the weather and bring sturdy, waterproof boots. The program is...
December 19, 2018 - 5:00am
December 18, 2018
Man charged with promoting prostitution in St. Paul Park
A convicted pimp has been charged — again — with sex trafficking and promotion of prostitution. Sandy W. Yancy, 35, Minneapolis was charged on Monday by the Washington County Attorney’s office. Yancy was also convicted in 2013 of felony promotion of prostitution in Olmsted...
December 18, 2018 - 3:32pm
December 16, 2018
Letter: Opioid legislation could endanger patient access
Health care is undoubtedly the No. 1 concern for Minnesota residents. We're worried about our coverage, affordability and accessibility —...
December 16, 2018 - 6:00am
December 14, 2018
Washington County Board approves 2019 budget
The Washington County Board approved its 2019 budget Dec. 11, which includes a 5.47 percent increase in the property tax levy.
December 14, 2018 - 8:46am
What to expect from the 2019 Roadway Rehabilitation Project
WOODBURY — Construction on the city's next round of major roadway repairs doesn't begin until May 2019, but planning has been underway...
December 14, 2018 - 5:00am
December 6, 2018
Mahtomedi man charged with firearm violation
LAKELAND — A Mahtomedi man was arrested on Nov. 25 after allegedly threatening another man with a gun. Brandon Gilbert Bacchus, 35, has...
December 6, 2018 - 6:00am
November 20, 2018
St. Paul man charged with alleged domestic assault
WOODBURY — A St. Paul man was arrested Nov. 11 for allegedly strangling and assaulting his girlfriend in a Woodbury motel room. Jose Santos...
November 20, 2018 - 4:00pm