How Do I?
Click to Home

Go To Search

County

9 Stories
Posted on: September 1, 2014

Trail lights turning on for fall hiking at Lake Elmo Park Reserve

The ski trail lights in Lake Elmo Park Reserve will be turned on for fall hiking beginning Sept. 2.
The unique directional trail lighting provides an enjoyable night hiking experience. The lighted trails begin at the... Read on...

Posted on: August 31, 2014

Save date for 13th annual Washington County Bluegrass Festival at Lake Elmo Park Reserve Sept. 6

Washington County invites the community to the scenic Lake Elmo Park Reserve 2 p.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 6, for the 13th annual Washington County Bluegrass Festival.
The Bluegrass Festival fuses community, the great... Read on...

Posted on: August 29, 2014

Washington County offices closed for Labor Day Sept. 1

Washington County offices will be closed Sept. 1 for Labor Day. They will reopen Tuesday, Sept. 2.

Posted on: September 1, 2014

September is National Preparedness Month

aims to educate and empower Americans to prepare for and respond to all types of emergencies, including natural disasters such as floods, tornadoes, and blizzards as well as lengthy power outages.
With children back in... Read on...

Additional Info...
Posted on: August 27, 2014

Washington County beaches will close evening of Sept. 1

The Washington County Parks beaches at the Big Marine Park Reserve, Lake Elmo Park Reserve, Point Douglas Park, St. Croix Bluffs Regional Park, and Square Lake Regional Park will close at 8 p.m. on Labor Day, Sept. 1.
To... Read on...

Posted on: August 26, 2014

Washington County to install stop signs, traffic signals in Grant

Washington County will install all-way stop control at the intersection of County Highway 12 (75th Street North) and County Highway 17 (Lake Elmo Avenue) in the City of Grant the week of Aug. 25, in advance of the planned... Read on...

Posted on: August 27, 2014

Cooking Through History will be program at Park Grove Sept. 3

A free program: Cooking through History, will be at 6:30 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 3, at the Park Grove Library.
Members of the Cottage Grove Committee for Historical Preservation will visit the Park Grove Library to talk about... Read on...

Posted on: August 26, 2014

Washington County Parks offers Stand-Up Paddleboarding at Point Douglas Park

Morning Stand-Up Paddleboard (SUP) will be offered two Saturdays at Point Douglas Park, along with a demonstration at the park Sept. 6.
SUP is water recreation and total body fitness opportunity that is fun and easy to... Read on...

Posted on: August 22, 2014

Call for Entries: Wildwood Library Community Art Show

The Wildwood Branch of Washington County Library, 763 Stillwater Road, Mahtomedi, announces a call for entries in their first-ever Wildwood Library Community Art Show, a non-juried art show scheduled for Oct. 1 through Oct.... Read on...


Library

3 Stories
Posted on: August 18, 2014

Washington County Library announces new online learning tool for kids 2-6+

ABCmouse.com, with more than 3,500 interactive books, educational games, puzzles, and other learning activities, is an invaluable resource for young learners. All major subject areas covered -- reading, math, science, social studies, art, and music.

Check it out now...
Posted on: August 11, 2014

Call for Entries: Wildwood Library Community Art Show

The Wildwood Branch of Washington County Library, 763 Stillwater Road, Mahtomedi, announces a call for entries in their first-ever Wildwood Library Community Art Show, a non-juried art show scheduled for Oct. 1 through Oct.... Read on...

Rules and application form
Posted on: August 10, 2014

Get inspiration for your fall quilting project!

River Valley Quilters Guild is located in the river valley between the St. Croix and Mississippi Rivers in Minnesota. Founded in 1994, they have over fifty members who come from all levels of quilting expertise. The guild... Read on...


Transportation

2 Stories
Posted on: August 19, 2014

CSAH 38 Road Closure with Detour in Newport

County State Aid Highway 38/7th Avenue will be closed starting Monday, August 25th near the intersection of CSAH 38/21st Street and 2nd Avenue (around the corner from Tunucci's) in Newport. The traffic will be detoured... Read on...

CSAH 38/7th Avenue Detour in Newport
Posted on: August 18, 2014

Construction Notice: Greeley Street Road Closure - Stillwater, MN

Greeley Street will close to through traffic between Curve Crest Blvd. and the North frontage road beginning the week of August 25 through late September, weather permitting. The closure is needed to allow work on the watermain for the City of Stillwater.

Greeley Street Detour