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State corrections employees 'falling through the cracks'
A former Minnesota Department of Corrections employee who no longer can work because of a prison assault could lose his employee insurance.
Tue May 21, 2013
"Clouds" singer known for viral hit dies from osteosarcoma
Zach Sobiech's battle with cancer may have ended, but the inspirational message he put out for millions will surely endure.
MnDOT to Host St. Croix River Crossing Project 'Groundbreaking' in Stillwater
MnDOT will host an official "groundbreaking " for the St. Croix River Crossing Project on Tuesday, May 28 at Lowell Park in downtown Stillwater.
Pete Orput: Prosecutor at large
The Washington County attorney is about to try two high-profile murder cases, including a controversial one in Little Falls.
Mon May 20, 2013
New St. Croix River Bridge a learning opportunity for students
Seventh-graders at St. Croix Catholic School in Stillwater listen to MnDOT's Jon Chiglo talk about building the new St.
Sun May 19, 2013
Minnesota's Prison System: Judge Greg Galler
You probably know that there are two prisons in Washington County: The Stillwater prison and the Oak Park Heights prison.
Sat May 18, 2013
Woodbury Eats, Pet Place in Oakdale, One Historic Vote: East Metro Rewind
Some of this week's top stories include: Stillwater Eric Richard pleaded not guilty to first-degree assault charges Friday morning in relation to the death of Adam McCloud after an altercation last year at a bar in downtown Stillwater.
Fri May 17, 2013
Stillwater man in court for first time since murder charges dropped
But when Eric Kaprice Richard II appears in court Friday, May 17, he'll be answering to a single assault charge instead.
Thu May 16, 2013
Washington County: Drug-theft trial set for former sheriff's deputy
A former Washington County sheriff's deputy, accused of stealing prescription drugs meant to be discarded, had his first court appearance Thursday morning, May 16.
Call came at last for Oak Park Heights boy: 6-year-old's heart transplant a success
Six-year-old Cameron Ulrich of Oak Park Heights, his mom Kari's hand resting on his head, sits in his room in the cardiovascular intensive care wing at St.
Tue May 14, 2013
Beth Dooley's: Minnesota's Bounty Cookbook
Now that we're getting a taste of summer, it won't be long before farmer's markets start booming, and our favorite foodie has the perfect way to use all those fresh fruits and veggies.
Stillwater plant sale happens Saturday
Members of the Trillium Chapter of the Perennial Garden Club will dig plants from their gardens and sell them to the public on Saturday, May 18.
Upcoming public open houses for St. Croix Crossing project
The St. Croix Crossing project team would like to invite the public to a series of open houses for the St.
Mon May 13, 2013
Residents to MnDOT: You've left us stranded
First came the mail carrier, attempting a U-turn on the narrow street near the Minnesota Department of Transportation's new barricades.
Gleeman and The Geek #93: 5,000 Calorie Mothers
Curt's Salsa is a locally owned specialty salsa company based in Stillwater, MN.
Sun May 12, 2013
Minneapolis motorcyclist killed in police collision remembered
Flowers and candles were left as an impromptu memorial at the corner of 26th Street and Blaisdell Avenue in Minneapolis, where a motorcyclist died Friday, May 10, 2013, after colliding with a police squad car.
Lumberjack Days About to Get New Life
Last summer, Lumberjack Days faded away and now Stillwater officials are working behind the scenes to bring it back.
Sat May 11, 2013
Art briefs: Stillwater festival a warm-up for summer
The 36th annual Rivertown Art Festival on May 18 and 19 in Stillwater kicks off a full summer of activities.
Washington County Historical Society seeks internship candidates
The Washington County Historical Society is inviting post-secondary students to apply for a paid 10-week summer internship at the Warden's House Museum in Stillwater and the Hay Lake School Museum in Scandia.
Massive Garage Sale, Gay Marriage, X Marks the Spot: East Metro Rewind
Below is a collection of stories from east metro Patch sites Woodbury Every sale has something a little offbeat.