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March 21, 2018
School Board briefs: Adapted bowling a go; Wurm earns volunteer award
14 hours 21 min ago
District 833 officials are seeking public feedback regarding the possible removal of the Indian head mosaic at Park High School  Sumbitted photo courtesy of Diane Schueller
Park Indian head mosaic to be removed
20 hours 36 min ago
March 16, 2018
Teachers stand alongside E Point Douglas Road South to the approval of honking passerbys prior to Thursday's District 833 School Board meeting in Cottage Grove. Teachers in District 833 have been working without a contract since July 1, 2017. Joe Brown / RiverTown Multimedia
'Let's get this done': Teachers, district continuing negotiations for new contract
March 16, 2018 - 2:48pm
March 14, 2018
Park High School students protest gun violence during March 14 walkout. William Loeffler / RiverTown Multimedia
Students walk out to protest gun violence
March 14, 2018 - 2:57pm
March 13, 2018
District bans public from school grounds during Wednesday's walkouts
March 13, 2018 - 11:05am
March 10, 2018
Park High School AVID teachers Nicole McCarty (left) and Maria Tol celebrate with students at a March 1 assembly. Park became the first high school in the state to be validated as an AVID National Demonstration School. Achieving this distinction entailed a rigorous three year application and screening process. William Loeffler / RiverTown Multimedia
High school is state’s first to earn national AVID status
March 10, 2018 - 12:00pm
February 21, 2018
President Eric Kaler of the University of Minnesota says on Wednesday, Feb. 21, 2018, that construction projects he wants on his campuses involve repairs, not new facilities. Don Davis / Forum News Service
'No new bright, shiny objects' in U of M bonding request
February 21, 2018 - 3:31pm
February 16, 2018
Fate of Park Indian head mosaic divides community
February 16, 2018 - 8:15pm
February 14, 2018
At the Coffee Shop, Ruth Erikstrup, Arthur Snow and Sammmy Trevis perform a musical number for the crowd in the East Ridge High School cafeteria. Joe Brown / RiverTown Multimedia
A match, some music and a show
February 14, 2018 - 8:17pm
February 8, 2018
Lending a helping hand ... or paw
February 8, 2018 - 1:23pm
February 6, 2018
Newport Elementary seeing improvement in math, reading scores
February 6, 2018 - 12:34pm
Minn. third-grader pulls trigger of cop’s gun, fires shot
February 6, 2018 - 8:26am
January 21, 2018
Updated at 6 a.m.: Schools closed Monday, Jan. 22
January 21, 2018 - 8:08pm
January 13, 2018
For the fourth straight year, students at Pine Hill Elementary School collected the most groceries for the 10 Days of Giving effort, with a haul of 3,248 snacks, cans of soup, paper towels, shampoo, toothpaste, soap and other items. Submitted photo courtesy of Pine Hill Elementary staff
Pine Hill students top donor list for fourth straight year
January 13, 2018 - 7:49am
January 11, 2018
Melinda Aurora (pictured) and her husband Mickey opened the Primrose School of Cottage Grove Dec. 26, 2017. Katie Nelson / RiverTown Multimedia
Now accepting: Primrose School open for spring semester class, childcare
January 11, 2018 - 10:45am