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Posted on: June 23, 2022

Washington County residents register high satisfaction with life in county

Washington County residents report that they enjoy a higher quality of life than those in most counties across the nation, according to a survey recently completed by the county.

The results of the survey, conducted by mail and online in January and Februa...

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Posted on: June 28, 2022

Hardwood Creek Library featured events for July

Hardwood Creek Library will featur events for July. The library is at 19955 Forest Road N. in Forest Lake: telephone is 651-275-7300.

Building with Bricks, 2 to 4 p.m. Saturday, July 2: Come create with the library's Lego collection, Build your ow...

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Posted on: June 21, 2022

Residents may receive reimbursement for travel costs to educational programs

Washington County program recipients may be reimbursed transportation costs to attend educational programs this summer.

Now through Sept. 9, Washington County residents who are receiving or have received human services, public health and/or community corre...

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Posted on: June 24, 2022

Residents asked for input on proposed yard waste transfer site in center of county

Washington County residents are being asked to provide input on a yard waste transfer site that the county is proposing to locate in the central portion of the county.

The proposed site is on the north side of 40th Street and east of the Washington County ...

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Posted on: June 17, 2022

Campfire programs return to Washington County Parks

Join area naturalists at outdoor park amphitheaters at Lake Elmo Park Reserve and St. Croix Bluffs Regional Park for a variety of nature programs. Programs begin at 7:15 p.m., unless otherwise noted, and run 60 minutes and will present live creatures, fac...

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Posted on: May 30, 2022

Park Grove Library features events for June

Park Grove Library will have featured events for June.

The library is at 7900 Hemingway Ave. S. in Cottage Grove. Call 651-459-2040 for more information. Note that all Washington County Library branches will be closed Monday, June 20, in observanc...

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Posted on: May 31, 2022

Hardwood Creek Library featured events for June

Hardwood Creek Library will have featured events in June. 

The library is at 19955 Forest Road N. in Forest Lake. Call 651-275-7300 for more information. Note that all Washington County Library branches will be closed Monday, June 20, in observanc...

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Posted on: May 24, 2022

Washington County Library to host six activists in series for teens

Washington County Library will be hosting six artists and activists this summer in a social activism series for teens. 

There is a growing movement of teen activists who are changing how and what it means to express themselves and enact change. Th...

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Posted on: June 1, 2022

Spot mowing, spraying for noxious weeds to begin June 15

Washington County staff will be spot mowing and spraying for noxious weeds in the more than 220 miles of rural roadsides June 15 through July 30, and again in October.

This is being done to help comply with Minnesota State Noxious Weed law administered by ...

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Posted on: May 26, 2020

Washington County adds 'dashboard' to track COVID-19 in county

The Washington County data dashboard includes case information, demographic data, and likely exposure data for confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Washington County. The dashboard includes city-level data for communities with more than 10 positive cases.

The da...

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Posted on: June 2, 2022

Washington County Historic Courthouse temporarily closed for inspection

The Washington County Historic Courthouse will be closed temporarily as it is being inspected following the discovery of a fractured truss in the building.

The courthouse, originally opened in 1870, is undergoing inspection in preparation for renovation. H...

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Parks
Posted on: January 13, 2022

Construction in Lake Elmo Park Reserve & St. Croix Bluffs Regional Park

Notice: Lake Elmo Park Reserve Projects and Impacts

  • Note that construction and possible noise will occur due to the Central Greenway Trail project beginning in mid-August and go through late October. Work hours are expected to be Monday - Friday from 8 a.m...
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Posted on: June 9, 2022

Notice of Sale

Judgment and Decree, July 28, 2022

Additional Info... Sheriff's Office

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