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April 25, 2017
Lund: Newport TIF district illegal; Mayor’s comments conflict with city position
Mayor Dan Lund's opposition to the Washington County Community Development Agency-run TIF (tax increment financing) district is in the forefront...
April 25, 2017 - 4:00pm
April 8, 2017
Viewpoint: Busy construction season ahead for south Washington County
Building and repairing Washington County infrastructure is a core component of county government. There will be four major infrastructure projects...
April 8, 2017 - 7:00am
April 6, 2017
Minnesota roundup: Charges filed in crash that killed pregnant passenger in Washington County
ST. PAUL—A 21-year-old man has been charged with a misdemeanor in connection with a crash last year that killed a 20-year-old mother who...
April 6, 2017 - 9:12am
March 26, 2017
Viewpoint: Research highlights importance of water conservation
There's a problem brewing beneath our feet in Washington County.
March 26, 2017 - 7:00am
March 15, 2017
By the book: Park Grove Library holds three-day sale
The Park Grove Library held a three-day book sale over the weekend.
March 15, 2017 - 3:32pm
March 13, 2017
Transit board's breakup delayed by Dakota County objections
Washington County is caught in the middle of a messy divorce.
March 13, 2017 - 3:13pm
March 8, 2017
St. Croix County veterinarian sentenced in Minn. sex-trafficking case
A western Wisconsin veterinarian accused of shuttling unwitting sex workers was sentenced Wednesday in Minnesota to prison on two felonies, including...
March 8, 2017 - 2:04pm
March 6, 2017
Washington County Sheriff Bill Hutton will step down to lead state sheriffs' group
Washington County Sheriff Bill Hutton will step down midterm to be the next executive director of the Minnesota Sheriffs’ Association.
March 6, 2017 - 4:53pm
March 2, 2017
Washington, other counties may blaze their own transit funding route
Frustrated with a lack of state transit funding, Washington and four other counties are expected to dissolve their nine-year transit partnership Friday.
March 2, 2017 - 9:07am
Washington County warns about cost of records law changes
A proposed change to the state's records retention law has Washington County officials concerned.
March 2, 2017 - 6:00am
February 24, 2017
First Newport TIF update shows slow, steady progress
The Washington County Community Development Agency, the organization overseeing the TIF (tax increment financing district) near Highway 61 and...
February 24, 2017 - 8:30am
February 19, 2017
Viewpoint: Whisper of spring in the air
There was a whisper of spring in the air, tickling the needles of the pines and ruffling the feathers of the phoebes. I took a deep breath and smiled.
February 19, 2017 - 9:00am
February 17, 2017
Probation ordered in Cottage Grove man's underage prostitution case in Woodbury sting
A Cottage Grove man nabbed in an underage prostitution sting must spend three years on probation.
February 17, 2017 - 10:06am
70th Street to be repaved in Cottage Grove; closures begin in May
As soon as the snow melts away, construction equipment will appear on 70th Street for a full repaving project from Highway 61 to Hinton Avenue....
February 17, 2017 - 8:30am
Working on bat time: Cottage Grove Ravine Regional Park work timeline driven by threatened species concern
The possible presence of a threatened species means that a small part of the Cottage Grove Ravine Regional Park capital improvement project must...
February 17, 2017 - 8:00am