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Posted on: January 17, 2017

Bigham reelected as regional rail chair, Karwoski elected vice chair

Commissioner Karla Bigham, District 4, was reelected as the Washington County Regional Rail Authority chair at the group’s annual organizational meeting Jan. 17.

Commissioner Stan Karwoski, District 2, was elected vice chair.

The regional rail authori...

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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: 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: 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 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: 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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