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'Most promising' possibility yet for new hotel in Cottage Grove
St. Paul Park police reports: Garage break-in; fighting
Philharmonic convergence: Minnesota Orchestra performs at East Ridge High School
Police: Stranger asked young girl for Cottage Grove home's garage door code
Colorful weekend headed to Afton
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Football: Academy Force drops home game against Mound Westonka
Football: Park drops rematch with Apple Valley
Football: East Ridge holds off Roseville for a win on homecoming
Girls' swimming and diving: Wolfpack have season's best meet vs. Raptors
Versatile Majewski commits to Miami
Westfields cardiac rehab program receives certification; Mesothelioma Awareness Day is Sept. 26: Health briefs
Cottage Grove family rallies around teen’s cancer fight
Historic home tour planned Sept. 24 in Red Wing
Inhuman being: Woodbury High School grad gets role in Marvel television series
Head injuries and fall sports: How to protect young athletes
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Editorial: No more 'one for the road'
Letters: Citizens organize against BNSF plan; juniors encouraged to apply for page program
Letters: Be cynical about GOP claims of public school support; Money, regulations don't solve problems
Letter: Jason Lewis is dangerous, not protesters
Viewpoint: Washington County is open to business
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February 10, 2017
Park wins one-act section finals, heads to state
Cottage Grove Park High School took the top spot Feb. 1 in the section finals of the Minnesota State High School League One Act Play Competition....
February 10, 2017 - 8:57am
February 7, 2017
Consultant to answer Nuevas Fronteras questions on impact of BNSF Railway plan
With parents concerned about truck traffic and air pollution at the proposed site for Nuevas Fronteras, District 833's Spanish immersion elementary, the South Washington County School Board decided to conduct a study with the aid of a consultant.
February 7, 2017 - 1:00pm
January 24, 2017
School District 833 considers three questions for fall referendum
Any uncertainty about whether South Washington County Schools will put a referendum to voters in November 2017 was laid to rest early.
January 24, 2017 - 1:00pm
Nuevas Fronteras school parents worried about BNSF trucking plan
School District 833 Nuevas Fronteras Spanish Immersion families who long have been eager for their own space with plenty of breathing room for...
January 24, 2017 - 10:12am
January 20, 2017
District 833, police investigate after student accesses private employee data
South Washington County Schools is investigating after a student gained access to electronic personnel data. The district notified all of its...
January 20, 2017 - 10:39pm
January 8, 2017
School District 833 plans south elementary boundary change meetings
Parents can weigh in on District 833's proposed south elementary school attendance boundary changes at public meetings beginning this week.
January 8, 2017 - 9:00am
December 15, 2016
VIDEO: Park High School Chamber Choir performs
Members of the Park High School Park Chamber Choir, led by Ben O'Connor, perform "Jingle Bells" and "Deck the Halls" for the South Washington...
December 15, 2016 - 8:45pm
December 8, 2016
South Washington County Schools narrows options for new southern boundaries
Student attendance boundaries for Grey Cloud, Crestview, Armstrong and Hillside elementary schools are about to change.
December 8, 2016 - 4:44pm
December 7, 2016
Pearl Harbor anniversary: School District 833 Marching band experiences trip of a lifetime playing at observance
While a stiff ocean breeze fluttered the flags and palm trees at Pearl Harbor, Simon Miller of Woodbury played "Taps" on his trumpet. The mournful...
December 7, 2016 - 10:49am
December 2, 2016
Oltman Middle school, local churches recognized by Washington County for Adopt-a-Highway efforts
The Washington County Board of Commissioners recently honored Oltman Middle School math teacher Teresa Willkom for her 20 years of service in...
December 2, 2016 - 10:25am
November 25, 2016
Lead testing in District 833 schools prompts some water shut-offs
School District 833 Officials at School District 833 said they have shut off 95 water fixtures in buildings where concentrations of lead exceeded...
November 25, 2016 - 11:23am
‘Papa Lemon’ author visits Newport Elementary
Before he was Papa Lemon, the main character in a series of children’s books, he was the beloved grandfather of a boy from Minneapolis named...
November 25, 2016 - 8:12am
November 24, 2016
School District 833 transfer, open enrollment changes set for 2017-18
Boundary changes and enrollment fluctuations have led South Washington County Schools to consider changing its intra-district transfer and open enrollment guidelines for next year.
November 24, 2016 - 3:00pm
Armstrong third-graders apply STEM skills in rocket project
Third-graders at Neil Armstrong Elementary School deployed a bit of rocket science last week. As part of their media class, they read “Alien...
November 24, 2016 - 8:07am
November 23, 2016
District 833 celebrates first African culture night at Park High School
A pan-African celebration drew hundreds to Park High School Thursday evening. The event was intended as a show of unity for Park’s African...
November 23, 2016 - 3:57pm