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January 17, 2018
Minn. roundup: Pawlenty says he won't run against Smith for U.S. Senate; Looking for contraband, Stillwater prison unit was in lockdown
Pawlenty says he won't run against Smith for U.S. Senate ST. PAUL — Former Republican Minnesota Gov. Tim Pawlenty will not run for the U.S. Senate in November. Pawlenty, who has been courted by numerous donors and influential Republicans to run for the seat formerly held by...
January 17, 2018 - 1:13pm
January 2, 2018
Lift Bridge Brewery in Stillwater has expansion plans on tap
STILLWATER, Minn. — Lift Bridge Brewery in Stillwater is expanding in a big way. Company officials announced Tuesday, Jan. 2, that they...
January 2, 2018 - 11:56pm
September 23, 2010
Park baseball: Tschumperlin resigns as head coach
In the history of Park baseball, there have been only three head coaches -- Granville "Granny" Smith, Bill Kroschel and Reid Tschumperlin. There...
September 23, 2010 - 11:30pm
November 10, 2009
Author records WWII veterans' experiences
NEW RICHMOND, WIS. -William E. Staab has always had an interest in history. "I'm kind of the family historian," he said with a laugh, "since I'm the oldest of nine children." In fact, the semi-retired pastor has already written a biography of his great-grandfather, H.P.C. Boettcher...
November 10, 2009 - 8:21am
August 26, 2009
Grant could speed up bridge project
Construction of a new St. Croix River bridge could start as early as next year if Minnesota secures a federal grant for the project, a Washington County official said. The county is throwing its support behind a $300 million Minnesota Department of Transportation grant request for...
August 26, 2009 - 2:14pm
July 19, 2009
Supporters honor fallen soldiers at vigil
American flags and yellow ribbons were not in short supply at the Veterans Memorial in Stillwater Sunday evening where a few hundred military...
July 19, 2009 - 9:52pm
July 18, 2009
Vigil to be held Sunday for 3 killed soldiers
The Yellow Ribbon Network of Washington County will hold a silent vigil Sunday in honor of the three Minnesota soldiers killed in Iraq this week. The vigil will be held Sunday at 6 p.m. at the Stillwater Veterans Memorial.
July 18, 2009 - 1:34pm
April 28, 2009
County recognizes outstanding volunteers
Washington County took some time to recognize some top-notch community volunteers last week. Three residents and one organization were honored at the April 21 county board meeting as recipients of the 2009 Community Involvement Awards. The Community Involvement Awards program is...
April 28, 2009 - 1:28pm
April 17, 2009
Potential lift-bridge closure alarms Wisconsin leaders
Want to get Wisconsin officials' attention? Threaten to close down the Stillwater Lift Bridge. A provision in a Minnesota Senate bill prompted western Wisconsin legislator Kitty Rhoades, St. Joseph Township chair Theresa Johnson and three Wisconsin business representatives to a meeting...
April 17, 2009 - 8:34am
April 16, 2009
County board OK's plan to respond to cardiac arrests in public buildings
The Washington County Board of Commissioners recently approved a plan to place automatic external defibrillators (AED) in many county facilities as a life-saving measure for people experiencing sudden cardiac arrest. Defibrillators will be located in county parks, the law enforcement...
April 16, 2009 - 7:36am
April 8, 2009
'Speak up for gifted legislation' workshop April 9 at Royal Oaks
The Minnesota Council for Gifted and Talented East Metro Chapter (Woodbury, Cottage Grove, Stillwater, Lake Elmo, Maplewood, Inver Grove Heights, Oakdale, North St. Paul and South St. Paul) is holding a workshop titled "Speal up for gifted legislation" on Thursday, April 9. The...
April 8, 2009 - 11:31am
March 18, 2009
County lowers passport photo fees for awareness event
Are you ready for the upcoming holiday? No, not Easter, but "Passport Day in the USA." On Saturday, March 28, many licensing centers across...
March 18, 2009 - 1:38pm
January 9, 2009
Oak Park woman arrested in Stillwater egg throwing
Recipe for an anger omelet: Add one-part resentment towards former in-laws, two-parts anger toward former employers, and several cartons of eggs. Simmer. Serve cold at high velocity. A 42-year-old Oak Park Heights woman appeared to have perfected this recipe last month, when she...
January 9, 2009 - 12:00am
Unfounded gunman scare leads to Stillwater H.S. lockdown
No one was allowed to enter or leave Stillwater Area High School for nearly an hour this morning as local authorities investigated a report of a masked man carrying a weapon and walking toward the school. The report was unfounded, according to Brian DeRosier, chief of the Oak Park...
December 9, 2008 - 2:50pm
July 7, 2008
Stillwater lift bridge closed due to accident
The Minnesota Highway 36/Wisconsin 64 Stillwater Lift Bridge across the St. Croix River between Stillwater, Minn. and Houlton, Wis. is closed this afternoon after a truck became wedged beneath the girders of the structure. The crash happened about 1:55 p.m. this afternoon. Currently...
July 7, 2008 - 4:07am