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Posted on: January 16, 2017

Public invited to Hockey exhibit at Washington County Historic Courthouse Jan. 20, 21

To add to the fun of Hockey Day Minnesota hosted by Stillwater Saturday, Jan. 21, the Washington County Historic Courthouse has curated its first-ever Hockey Exhibit.

The public is invited to this free vault exhibit to take in the history of the sport and ...

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Posted on: December 15, 2016

Parks now takinge camping, pavilion reservations for 2017

Washington County Parks are n taking reservations for campsites and park pavilions for 2017. Residents may call or visit any park office to make a pavilion reservation. Also, camping reservations will be open for 2017. They will be taken online only at ht...

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Posted on: January 11, 2017

14th annual WinterFest set for Jan. 21 at Lake Elmo Park Reserve

Cross-country ski lessons, fat tire bike demonstrations, snowshoeing demonstrations, a guided winter birding hike, and a fantastic food truck will all be part the 14th annual WinterFest 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 21, at the Lake Elmo Park Reserve. Ev...

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Posted on: January 16, 2017

Author Sarah Stonich will make visit to Wildwood Library Jan. 24

A Book Club Special Edition: with a visit from author Sarah Stonich Author will be 6:30 to 8 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 24, at Wildwood Library.

The Minneapolis author discuss her new book "Fishing with RayAnne," written under the pseudonym Ava Finch. Th...

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Posted on: January 12, 2017

Learn to follow genealogy online at Valley Library Jan. 19

Intro to Internet Genealogy Featuring Ancestry Library Edition will be 12:30 to 2 p.m.

Thursday, Jan. 19, at the Valley Library.

Learn how to use the internet for genealogy research, focusing on the research tool Ancestry Library Edition, one of Washington ...

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Posted on: January 15, 2017

Learn Avengers comic styles at Park Grove Library Jan. 21

Learn how to draw Iron Man, Spiderman, the Hulk and other Marvel Comic characters at Park Grove Library at a program 1 to 2:30 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 21. Using basic art elements of line, shape and shading, students will learn how to break each character dow...

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Posted on: December 22, 2016

Washington County announces 2016-2017 Christmas tree drop-off locations

When the holiday season is over, recycle Christmas trees by dropping them off at one of the available locations in Washington County.

Facilities have varied hours of operation, fees, and restrictions for each site. Tree stands, plastic bags, tinsel, wire, ...

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Posted on: January 4, 2017

County Board will conduct public hearing on renaming lake in Forest Lake

The Washington County Board of Commissioners will conduct a public hearing Jan. 24 to consider a petition to rename a lake in Forest Lake to Sylvan Lake.

A petition signed by registered voters in the City of Forest Lake was received by the City of Forest L...

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Posted on: December 20, 2016

County Board will conduct public hearing Jan. 24 on the implementation of waste designation plan

The Washington County Board of Commissioners set a public hearing for Jan. 24, 2017, to hear testimony on implementing the Ramsey and Washington Counties Joint Waste Designation Plan and authorize publication of a Notice of Public Hearing in the official ...

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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 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...

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