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Mourning and celebration: South Washington County honors the fallen with plaint and prayer
'Mourning and celebration' on Memorial Day
Washington County event celebrates state's oldest standing courthouse
Minnesota special session wraps up $46 billion budget
Woodbury's Craft Beer and Kitchen to close
crime and courts
Baseball: Offense carries Raptors past Eastview in section playoffs
Baseball: Park takes advantage of Eagan mistakes
Boys' Lacrosse: Park gets share of SEC title
Softball: Close win puts Park in section championship game
Where the buffalo roam
The Busby brothers of River Falls
A cure for procrastination: Surgeon combines diverse background in decision-making framework
Body of work: Cottage Grove artists included in Red Wing exhibition
Health briefs: Biking for health in New Richmond; blood donation opportunities
Architect of the past: Newport woman recognized for historical preservation efforts
arts and entertainment
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Donna R. Wolden, 78
Frank P. "Egg" Schaeppi, 86
Sheila J. Breisler, 62
Richard L. "Dick" Kampmeyer, 79
Dale Alberts, 69
Editorial: Honor WWII vets as nation salutes WWI
Viewpoint: Setting PTSD record straight
Editorial: Senate, help those suffering from mental illness
Judge Greg Galler Viewpoint: Numerous possible reasons to seek judge's removal
Sen. Dan Schoen Viewpoint: Fighting to make PTSD a workplace illness
Real Estate Showcase
October 19, 2016
Kristi Yamaguchi visits Cottage Grove Elementary School
Author and Olympic gold medalist Kristi Yamaguchi was practically on home ice Monday when she dropped in at Cottage Grove Elementary School to...
October 19, 2016 - 10:17am
October 17, 2016
Schroeder moving on: Oltman principal to resign at end of school year
Oltman Middle School Becky Schroeder will resign at the end of the 2016-17 school year.
October 17, 2016 - 1:18pm
District 833's middle school design phase proceeds
The proposed additions at Cottage Grove and Lake middle schools have entered a design development phase, and District 833 officials are completing a package on which construction companies can bid in January. Bids will be combined in hopes of saving money on the work, which will be...
October 17, 2016 - 6:00am
October 14, 2016
Hitting the right notes: Park High School's Storm recognized as Educator of the Year
During his first day teaching classes this fall at Park High School, band director Tom Storm got a surprise visit from principal Ginger Garski....
October 14, 2016 - 12:07am
October 6, 2016
District breaks ground for new Oltman Middle School
A big dig got underway Oct. 5 as South Washington County leaders, school officials and residents broke ground on the new Oltman Middle School....
October 6, 2016 - 3:25pm
District breaks ground for new Oltman Middle School
A muddy, 57-acre field may seem like an odd place to throw a party — unless the celebration is the official groundbreaking for the new Oltman...
October 6, 2016 - 3:10pm
October 5, 2016
School District 833 teacher, coach face allegations, possible discipline
A District 833 teacher and an East Ridge High School coach are facing unspecified allegations and possible discipline.
October 5, 2016 - 10:21am
Crestview Elementary staff member, student recognized for life-saving efforts
Their quick actions helped a student who was choking.
October 5, 2016 - 10:17am
September 30, 2016
Sea of gray: Groutfit Day and other spirit themes grow popular at East Ridge
Erin Donarski accidentally learned the definition of groutfit last year. "I wore all gray one day — gray shirt, gray pants, I think I...
September 30, 2016 - 2:56pm
September 21, 2016
South Washington County Schools proposes flat levy for 2017
South Washington County Schools is seeking the maximum-allowed property tax levy for 2017, but the proposal still is less than what is being collected this year. More referendum revenue due to higher enrollment coupled with increased state aid and other factors contributed to a 0.63...
September 21, 2016 - 3:00pm
School District 833 debt refinance could save $4 million
Refinanced debt could save School District 833 taxpayers more than $4 million.
September 21, 2016 - 10:58am
September 19, 2016
Employees' overnight scramble saves East Ridge school lunch
Some District 833 Nutrition Services employees pulled an overnight shift last week to ensure East Ridge High School students would have lunch despite a hot water shortage in the building.
September 19, 2016 - 12:34pm
September 16, 2016
Park band director named educator of the year
For putting the “oomph” back in the oompah of the Park High School marching band, director Thomas Storm will receive the Educator of the...
September 16, 2016 - 12:27pm
East Ridge students create post-it murals
An art installation at East Ridge High School involved 16 students, one day of work and thousands of Post-its. The team collaborated with 3M...
September 16, 2016 - 1:17am
September 13, 2016
School District 833 to resume tests for lead in water
South Washington County Schools will pay an environmental consulting firm to test for lead in its school water systems.
September 13, 2016 - 8:31am