18 hrs ago
Denmark Township family will be recognized at Farmfest
The Keene family of Denmark Township has been named the Washington County Outstanding Farm Family of the Year 2014 and will be recognized at Farmfest in Redwood Falls, Minn., in August.
Trending on the Topix Network
Sat Jul 12, 2014
Washington County forging a new direction with its libraries
Washington County, idling at a digital crossroads and unsure where to turn with its branch libraries, plans to ask its residents for directions.
Washington County police blotter
A resident in the 15000 block of Everton Avenue reported finding four golf balls in his yard.
Denmark Township school placed on historic register
The listing means the work of fundraising and restoration will be made a little easier for members of the local historical society.
Thu Jul 10, 2014
St. Cloud Times
DEED receives grant to help long-term unemployed in area
DEED receives grant to help long-term unemployed in area DEED receives grant to help long-term unemployed in area Check out this story on sctimes.com: http://www.sctimes.com/story/business-quarry/2014/07/10/deed-receives-grant-to-help-long-term-unemployed-in-area/12477439/ Ninety people from Central Minnesota who have been unemployed for at least ... (more)
Washington County one-room school gets 'historic' status
The Denmark Township Historical Society is celebrating a milestone for the one-room Valley School, which it bought in 2012.
Wed Jul 09, 2014
Rain garden at daycare halts flooding, prompts learning
Nelco Landscaping staff got the kids from Carol Matheys Center for Children & Families involved with planting native plants in the daycare's recently completed rain garden in Oakdale.
Tue Jul 08, 2014
Woodbury a top 10 city for families, survey says
Woodbury's Central Park connects the YMCA to the Washington County Library. The park has an indoor park with a waterfall, an amphitheater, an indoor playground and cafe.
Mon Jul 07, 2014
Sheriff: Man Killed In 1-Car Crash In Scandia
A man from Scandia was found dead after a fiery car crash Sunday night north of the Twin Cities, according to the Washington County Sheriff's Office.
Sun Jul 06, 2014
Man, 40, drowns at beach near Hastings
The 40-year-old man was in a designated swimming area in the St. Croix River with his family when he went under water about 5:05 p.m., according to Washington County Chief Deputy Dan Starry.
Sat Jul 05, 2014
Washington County police blotter
A group of 45 or more longboarders were reported on the hill at 45th Street west of St. Croix Trail.
Wed Jul 02, 2014
Oakdale man accused of brutally assaulting 5-year-old daughter
An Oakdale man charged with assaulting his 5-year-old daughter and causing a traumatic brain injury -- leaving her in a vegetative state with little hope for recovery -- was taken into custody last week.
Convicted murderer sentenced in rampage at Stillwater prison
Derrick D. Brocks had more than eight years tacked on to his life prison term for assaulting six correctional officers.
Stillwater prison assault extends lifer's sentence
According to a criminal complaint, in January 2013 Brocks assaulted a prison guard, knocking out several of her teeth and leaving her with permanent nerve damage, in addition to assaulting several other prison staff.
Mon Jun 30, 2014
Oak Park Heights road to close for construction
Construction will begin next week on the 56th Street/Pickett Avenue Connection project in Oak Park Heights, Washington County transportation officials announced Monday.
Sun Jun 29, 2014
Rosalie Wahl's Push for Libraries Spurred Law Career
The first woman named to the Minnesota Supreme Court, Wahl decided in her 30s to pursue law after she grew tired of "sitting outside of doors, with the doors shut, and them [men] deciding," says Lori Sturdevant in this excerpt from "Her Honor."
Sat Jun 28, 2014
East metro communities poised to oooh and ahhh on the Fourth
Cities across Washington County are primed to ignite their annual Independence Day celebrations with picnics, carnivals, running races, parades and, of course, fireworks.
In Washington County, all eyes are on the rivers
The swollen Mississippi River overwhelmed the levee in Newport, inundating several buildings and homes.
Briefs: State agency rules Newport violated open meetings law
The Newport City Council violated the state's open meeting law by failing to "provide a summary of conclusions" of City Administrator Deb Hill's job evaluation from a closed session meeting, a state oversight agency has ruled.
Fri Jun 27, 2014
Stillwater to get first off-leash dog park
Plans for an off-leash dog park -- the city's first -- are expected to be approved by the Stillwater City Council Tuesday.