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September 26, 2017
Art in the Park brings whirl of color to Afton
Art was in the air last weekend in Afton, as visitors gathered for the city's annual Art in the Park Fair. In its 39th year, the outdoor art...
September 26, 2017 - 4:17pm
September 21, 2017
Colorful weekend headed to Afton
Before the autumn colors coat the St. Croix River Valley, local and regional artists will be adding their own flair this weekend during Afton's...
September 21, 2017 - 6:00pm
July 1, 2017
119 years and going: Afton gears up for Fourth of July Parade
Afton's rocky road isn't stopping the city from its annual Independence Day celebration. In its 119th year, organizers are gearing up for the...
July 1, 2017 - 8:00am
May 21, 2017
Motorcycle noise riling Afton residents
On sunny weekend afternoons, residents along Afton Boulevard have had to contend with the thundering sound of motorcycle groups, which they say...
May 21, 2017 - 11:09am
November 6, 2016
Q&A with Ward 1 incumbent Bill Palmquist
Bill Palmquist • Age: 50 • Address: 3466 St. Croix Trail S., Afton • Occupation: Independent insurance agent • Education: Bachelor's...
November 6, 2016 - 9:50am
Q&A with Ward 1 Afton challenger Simon Wirth
Simon Wirth • Age: 31 • Address: 4135 Penfield Court S., Afton • Occupation: Stay-at-home dad • Education: Bachelor's of arts in communication,...
November 6, 2016 - 8:50am
Q&A with Afton Ward 4 incumbent Randy Nelson
Randy P. Nelson • Age: 51 • Address: 105 Stagecoach Trail S., Afton • Occupation: Farmer • Education: High school, some postsecondary...
November 6, 2016 - 7:49am
October 29, 2016
Trick-or-Treat Trail full of screams and candy in Afton's Old Village
Witches, Star Wars villains and heros, princesses and zombies were a plenty in Afton during this year's Trick-or-Treat Trail. The event brought...
October 29, 2016 - 3:50pm
October 19, 2016
Trick-or-Treat sneak peak
Goblins, witches and ghosts will be haunting the streets of Afton's Old Village next weekend alongside princesses and superheroes during the...
October 19, 2016 - 3:45pm
October 12, 2016
Afton eyes almost 10 percent tax levy increase for 2017
Afton residents may see an almost 10 percent tax levy increase next year because city officials say deteriorating roads are becoming a major...
October 12, 2016 - 2:28pm
August 28, 2016
Afton approves bid for $12.5 million downtown project
In likely the largest and most expensive project to date, the Afton City Council approved a more than $12 million contract bid for the city's...
August 28, 2016 - 7:25pm
July 26, 2016
Buying local: Afton Farmers Market opens for business every Thursday afternoon
It was a beautiful day to buy local produce last Thursday. The Afton farmers market is open from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. every Thursday at Town Square...
July 26, 2016 - 7:04am
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
May 31, 2016
Time to dwell on the past
One of Afton's businesses has a new owner, but it still has the same old feel. St. Mary's Point resident Heather Schuck is the new owner of dwell....
May 31, 2016 - 5:03pm
May 7, 2016
Afton House Inn serves as Old Village crown jewel
The tiny rural town of Afton may be best known for its proximity to the St. Croix River, but it's also home to some great food and great wine....
May 7, 2016 - 12:01am