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St. Paul Park police reports for Oct. 27: Drugs, theft, drunkenness
All Saints Lutheran Church's Pastor Helker arrested on suspicion of possessing child pornography
Minnesota roundup: Searchers looking for missing canoeist on Leech Lake; Woman who didn't trust banks loses $224,000 life savings in home theft
Cottage Grove and St. Paul Park change firefighter retirement programs
Cottage Grove police reports for Oct. 27: Assault, drunken driving, alcohol offense
crime and courts
Girls Soccer: Raptors offense can’t connect in state loss to Andover
Volleyball: Eagles cruise past St. Paul Harding
Volleyball: Park sweeps Highland Park to start section tournament
MN state parks to be free on day after Thanksgiving
NORTHLAND OUTDOORS: Meet a central Minnesota family whose made its living off wild rice for four generations
Crowd gathers to support Oktoberfest for Friends in Need Food Shelf
Bailey Nurseries chairman wins conservation award
Banking on Oktoberfest: Oct. 16 fundraiser in Cottage Grove helps Friends in Need Food Shelf's bottom line
Films in Five Festival gets "bigger and better"
Fans flock to Films in Five Festival in Cottage Grove
arts and entertainment
Mortgage Electronic Registration Systems, Inc vs Kritzky
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WASHINGTON COUNTY TITLE SERVICES
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Roberta Swan, 66
Connie Courtade, 75
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Forum Communications Co. editorial endorsement: This time for president, none of the above
Letter to the editor: Lewis not part of establishment
Letter to the editor: Schoen gets work done, gets results
Letter to the editor: Vote on the future of Newport
Letter to the editor: Vote Peterson, Schoen and Jurgens
Real Estate Showcase
April 2, 2014
Former Washington County veterans service officer was reprimanded for sexual harassment
RED WING, Minn. -- Recently hired Goodhue County Veterans Service Officer Lyman “Robby” Robinson Jr. was reprimanded for sexual harassment in 2010 while serving as VSO in Washington County, a Republican Eagle public-data request revealed. Goodhue County did not know about the...
April 2, 2014 - 5:06pm
December 23, 2013
Amid citizen complaints, Washington County commissioners defend five-year spending plan
Washington County officials heard criticism from the public last week during a hearing announcing a five-year plan for spending on capital and road improvement projects.
December 23, 2013 - 12:14pm
November 12, 2013
Newport transit work gets approval on split vote; Weik cites concerns about odors, location
The Newport Transit Station is finally moving head, though it wasn’t a unanimous vote that will get it to the construction phase.
November 12, 2013 - 1:31pm
October 30, 2013
Newport transit station ready to go with lower bids
A revised Newport Transit Station plan yielded lower bids and the approval of a $1.3 million contract by the Washington County Regional Railroad...
October 30, 2013 - 10:42am
Washington County plans licensed child care provider meeting
Basic information regarding the family child care program and requirements for licensing will be discussed.
October 30, 2013 - 10:20am
October 23, 2013
County plans improvements to Cottage Grove Ravine Regional Park
Washington County’s five-year capital improvement funding plan was released last week, showing more than half of the money going toward roads and bridges.
October 23, 2013 - 9:44am
September 25, 2013
Loans to help repair failing septic systems in Washington County
A large percentage of Woodbury and Cottage Grove’s septic systems are privately owned, costing the average homeowner anywhere between $10,000 to $20,000 if they fail. A new grant is helping some homeowners to pay for the upgrade.
September 25, 2013 - 12:01pm
September 17, 2013
Former Grey Cloud resident Phyllis Jones recalled for legal career, interest in history
Phyllis Jones, a former resident of Grey Cloud Island Township who had a distinguished legal career and was involved in local history and DFL...
September 17, 2013 - 12:34pm
September 3, 2013
Designs for new Bielenberg Gardens near Woodbury-Cottage Grove border stir discussion
Designs for a new grocery store-anchored retail development aren't as vibrant, pedestrian friendly and out of the ordinary as one Woodbury advisory commissioner had thought.
September 3, 2013 - 1:47pm
August 7, 2013
Washington County tab renewal taxes will double
Washington County motorists will see a $5 tax increase on their license tab renewals starting in January, which will generate much-needed revenue for county road improvements, officials say.
August 7, 2013 - 11:31am
August 5, 2013
4-H members' hard work shows
Being in 4-H and raising animals is hard work and there are long days at the fair, club members said, but it's worth it.
August 5, 2013 - 12:58pm
July 31, 2013
Washington County considers park fee change to address maintenance costs
Washington County officials are considering changes in park user fees to accommodate a growing number of visitors and additional operation c...
July 31, 2013 - 9:20am
July 30, 2013
High bids delay Newport transit station construction
The Newport Transit Station building estimated to cost about $600,000 attracted $1 million bids, forcing engineers to step back and reconsider the designs.
July 30, 2013 - 2:03pm
July 29, 2013
Washington County Fair strives for entertainment variety
Washington County When the gates open at the Washington County Fair this week, organizers hope they've got entertainment for everybody enter...
Life/arts and entertainment
July 29, 2013 - 1:43pm
July 8, 2013
'The Music Man' is headed to Loft Stage
Woodbury Community Theatre will be celebrating the power of music with its summer musical.
Life/arts and entertainment
July 8, 2013 - 12:23pm