County

12 Stories
Posted on: February 27, 2017

MnDOT will conduct open house on Highway 95 reconstruction in Woodbury March 2

The public is invited to an open house to learn more about safety improvement construction planned on Highway 95 in Washington County 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. Thursday, March 2, in the second floor community room of Jerry’s Foods, 7760 Hargis Parkway in...

Read on...

Posted on: February 27, 2017

Art on Display: Art by Don Velke at Wildwood Library during March

Art on Display: Art by Don Velke will be at the Wildwood Library in Mahtomedi during March. The library is at 763 Stillwater Road in Mahtomedi. Call 651-426-2042 for more information, or check the library website for hours.

Posted on: February 24, 2017

Get information on being a licensed child care provider in Washington County March 6

Washington County residents interested in becoming a licensed family child care provider in the county may take the first step and attend an orientation 6 to 8:30 p.m. Monday, March 6.

Meetings are in Lower Level Conference Room 14 in the Washington County...

Read on...

Posted on: February 27, 2017

Licensing information for potential child foster care providers available at meeting March 6

An informational meeting for those interested in foster care in Washington County is 6 to 8 p.m. Monday, March 6, at the Washington County Government Center in Stillwater, in the Lower Level, Room 16.

For those who decide to become licensed to provide fost...

Read on...

Posted on: February 27, 2017

'Inside the Criminal' Mind at Wildwood Library March 6

Retired FBI investigator Dan Craft will examine the criminal mind at a program at 6:30 p.m. Monday, March 6, at the Wildwood Library. The program will cover how do they think, and what motivates them to commit crimes.

The program is free and open to the pu...

Read on...

Posted on: February 27, 2017

Park Grove Library hosts book sale March 10, 11, 12

Visit Park Grove Library to stock up on books, movies, and music during the annual book sale Friday through Sunday, March 10-12. Come early for the best selection or late for great deals. The sale will close out Sunday with $5 bags of books.

The library is...

Read on...

Posted on: February 22, 2017

Guided fitness hikes continue in Washington County parks, next one March 9

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. Trails are a mix of turf, gravel, grass, snow, and pavement depending on trail...

Read on...

Posted on: February 15, 2017

Work begins on vegetation removal for planned Cottage Grove Ravine Regional Park upgrades

Plans to reinvigorate Cottage Grove Ravine Regional Park, provide storm water control to allow regional growth in Woodbury and Cottage Grove, and address intersection traffic safety concerns are anticipated to start this summer.

The project will also add r...

Read on...

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.

Apple Store
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.

Google Play Store
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

Check Washington County road projects
Posted on: January 1, 2017

Washington County reports 3 top salaries

Minnesota state law – Chapter 156 of the Session Laws of 2005 (State Statute 471.701)- requires that a city or county with a population of more than 15,000 must annually notify its residents of the positions and base salaries of its three highes...

Read on...


Posted on: February 23, 2017

Blaine Man Charged with Multiple Sex Trafficking Crimes

County
Attorney Pete Orput today announced that DongZhu Jiang, 28, of Blaine, has beencharged with 5 counts relating to sex trafficking at hotel facilities in
Oakdale.  Jiang was charged with SexTrafficking, Conspiracy to Engage in Sex Tra...

Read on...