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School District 833 seeks flexibility, freedom at Legislature
Apparent wage ‘discrepancies’ discovered in Newport
Cottage Grove police reports for Jan. 29: Domestic, theft, lewd activity
Relay For Life event: Coaches vs. Cancer Jan. 30
Cottage Grove police brief: Laser light bothers State Patrol helicopter
crime and courts
Park Diving: Germscheid claims Park's six dive record
U.S. activists keep domestic violence in Super Bowl spotlight
Mercurial Lynch accepted in Seattle - Part 1
SB XLIX: Belichick impressed with Seahawks' model
Girls Basketball: Park beats East Ridge by five, again
St. Paul Park celebrates annual sledding day
The healing powers of art: Cancer survivors' work part of Woodwinds sculpture
Two local art events planned in Cottage Grove
Reeling in the 'Minnesota experience' during Cottage Grove's ice fishing outing
Birds of a feather: Carpenter Nature Center volunteers track avian population
arts and entertainment
Lori L. Battcher, 53
Mark F. Mulvihill, 66
Doris M. Pinault, 85
Jeanette Lampe, 79
Lucille Mann, 92
Viewpoint: McNaughton rules outline insanity defense
Letter to the editor: Respect property when snowmobiling
Letter to the editor: Wake up and face realities in District 833
Letter to the editor: Integrity of school district must be restored
Viewpoint: Don't let sun set on Oakwood possibilities
Get Out! Deals
May 29, 2008
Board sets rules for school transfer
The District 833 School Board, in approving an appeals process for attendance boundaries that go into effect in the fall of 2009, also gave the nod for Voluntary Request to Transfer rules. Under the policy, the district will accept individual requests to transfer to another school...
May 29, 2008 - 7:38am
May 28, 2008
Board gives nod to appeals process
The District 833 School Board approved a process May 22 for parents who don't like new attendance boundaries scheduled to go into effect in fall of 2009. Qualifying for an appeal, however, will be difficult because individuals cannot qualify. Only neighborhoods can petition and 75...
May 28, 2008 - 8:01am
April 22, 2008
Parents ask for income diversity at final attendance boundary hearing
The School District 833 School Board held its final hearing on the attendance boundary issue Monday, April 21, at Cottage Grove Junior High School. The board meets at 6 p.m.
April 22, 2008 - 12:00am
April 17, 2008
School boundary plans: An overview
Boundary Issue coming to a head Over the past few weeks and months, emotions have run high on the subject of school boundaries which are being redrawn due to overcrowding at schools across the South Washington County School district. Next Thursday, April 24, the school board is...
April 17, 2008 - 12:00am
April 16, 2008
Parents speak for Red, White plans at hearing
District 833 parents supporting Red and White plans for elementary and middle school attendance boundaries showed up in force at the second of four hearings before school board members on Tuesday, April 15, at Woodbury Junior High School. Woodbury parents from Stonemill Farms and...
April 16, 2008 - 5:00pm
Our view: Filter out emotion on school boundaries
There is no perfect plan when it comes to District 833's school boundary issue.
April 16, 2008 - 12:00am
April 15, 2008
Parents share worries about boundary plans
School District 833 parents shared worries that certain attendance boundary plans would break up friends or neighborhoods at a public hearing April 12 at Lake Junior High School. The hearing was the first of four that will give parents and others the chance to critique the proposed...
April 15, 2008 - 12:00am
April 2, 2008
Oltman students left to ponder what's next
Seventh-graders at St. Paul Park's Oltman Junior High School are in an uncommon position for students their age. They don't know where they're going to high school. Most know District 833 is in the process of drawing new attendance boundaries for all schools. The choices made in...
April 2, 2008 - 12:00am