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Posted on: April 19, 2017

Father’s Rights for Unmarried Fathers discussed at Wildwood Library April 26

The Washington County Law Library invites the public to attend a presentation “Father’s Rights for Unmarried Fathers” 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. Wednesday, April 26, at the Wildwood Library.

The library is at 763 Stillwater Road, Mahtomedi. The se...

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Posted on: April 20, 2017

Vendors sought for 150th anniversary celebration at Washington County Historic Courthouse

Washington County is accepting applications from non-profits, service organizations, and for-profit vendors to provide food sales, craft sales, children’s games, and activities at the 150th  Anniversary Celebration 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, J...

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Posted on: April 21, 2017

Music of West Africa kora at Oakdale Library April 27

Sean Gaskell will give a performance and educational demonstration on the kora, an ancient 21-stringed harp from West Africa 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. Thursday, April 27, at the Oakdale Library.

He will feature traditional songs that are the heart and soul of the ...

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Posted on: April 21, 2017

Landowners reminded that it is time to control noxious weeds

Landowners in Washington County are reminded that state law requires them to control or eradicate noxious weeds on land they own or maintain.

Failure to comply with this general notice may mean that an individual notice can be issued. Failure to comply wit...

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Posted on: April 20, 2017

Oakdale Library seeks entries for community art show

The Oakdale Library will host a community art show in May, which is open to residents of the greater Oakdale area. Artists and photographers 14 years old and older are invited to submit and application to the library by Wednesday, April 26.

This is Oakdale...

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Posted on: February 22, 2017

Guided fitness hikes continue in Washington County parks, next ones May 2, May 4, May 6

Gather friends to explore the Washington County Parks trail system with guided fitness hikes in 2017. The one-hour hikes involve a warm-up and fitness challenges along the way. The next next next ones May 2, May 4, and May 6 at different parks and locatio...

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Posted on: April 7, 2017

Controlled prairie burns planned in Washington County this spring

Washington County Parks is planning to conduct controlled prairie burns this spring at Big Marine Park Reserve, Lake Elmo Park Reserve, St. Croix Bluffs Regional Park, and along County Road 18 between 13th and 18th street.

In addition, Minnesota Department...

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Posted on: April 3, 2017

Redesigned disposal directory launched for Washington County residents

Washington County  is making it easier to figure out how to get rid of unwanted, unusual, or bulky items with a newly-redesigned disposal directory.

The newly-redesigned disposal directory will help residents with the task of discarding unwanted items...

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Posted on: April 20, 2017

'Minnesota’s Gangster Past – Land of 10,000 Crimes' featured at R.H. Stafford April 27

'Minnesota’s Gangster Past – Land of 10,000 Crimes' will be 6 to 7:15 p.m. Thursday, April 27, at the R.H. Stafford Library in Woodbury.

Put on your zoot suit and follow in the footsteps of America's most infamous gangsters a...

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Posted on: April 13, 2017

Drug drop-off scheduled for April 29 in Mahtomedi, Stillwater

Washington County will sponsor a drug drop-off 9 a.m. to noon Saturday, April 29, at the Mahtomedi Education Center, and 8 a.m. to noon Saturday, April 29, at the Government Center in Stillwater. Prescription and over-the-counter items can be dropped off....

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Posted on: March 20, 2017

Washington County Historic Courthouse seeks items for Civil War exhibit

The Washington County Historic Courthouse seeks the loan of items to include in a Civil War exhibit at the courthouse in Stillwater to coincide with the 150th anniversary celebration of the building in June.

Courthouse staff is asking the public to share a...

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Posted on: September 1, 2016

Keep up to date with Washington County road projects with this map

Keep up to date with Washington County road projects with this map

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Posted on: January 19, 2017

Be in touch with Washington County faster with its new web app from Apple

The Washington County website now as an app that can be downloaded from the Apple store. Use it to reach Washington County faster.

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Posted on: January 19, 2017

Be in touch with Washington County faster with its new web app from Google

The Washington County website now as an app that can be downloaded from the Google Play store. Use it to reach Washington County faster.

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Posted on: April 24, 2017

Scandia Man Charged with Kidnapping of a Stranger

Chief Deputy Dan Starry of the Washington County
Sheriff’s Office and County Attorney Pete Orput today announced the apprehensionand filing of Kidnapping charges against Michael Grant Harker, 34, of Scandia
in the April 20th attempted abduction ...

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Posted on: April 24, 2017

Public Invited to Pre-Construction Open House on May 4th

The public is invited to a pre-construction open house to receive information on County Highway 4 in Marine on St. Croix from 4 to 6 p.m. Thursday, May 4, at Christ Lutheran Church in Marine on St. Croix.

The church is at 150 Fifth St.

Washington County sta...

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Parks

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Posted on: March 7, 2017

PARK CLOSED

Cottage Grove Ravine Regional Park will close March 1, 2017 for park improvements and remain closed until the spring of 2018. 

Click here for more information.

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