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School District 833 seeks flexibility, freedom at Legislature
Cottage Grove police brief: Laser light bothers State Patrol helicopter
Dayton budget plan covers a wide range of issues
Cottage Grove police brief: Teen with drugs at school faces charges
Woman arrested after found asleep in someone else’s car in Cottage Grove
crime and courts
Park Diving: Germscheid claims Park's six dive record
Mercurial Lynch accepted in Seattle - Part 1
SB XLIX: Belichick impressed with Seahawks' model
Girls Basketball: Park beats East Ridge by five, again
Boys Basketball: Raptors pull away from Park late
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
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February 27, 2013
New Life boys basketball: Eagles lose a pair last week; season-finale up next
One game remains on the schedule for the New Life Academy boys basketball team, and the Eagles hope it goes better than last week's games. On Tuesday, the Eagles traveled to play Mahtomedi (19-5, 10-4 in Classic Suburban play) and fell 93-72. The combination of senior guard Nuni...
February 27, 2013 - 9:23am
February 21, 2013
Bulletin Athletes of the Week: Park's Sydney Lamberty
Last week, Park's Sydney Lamberty showed why she's one of the most feared players in the Suburban East Conference. Lamberty, a junior, scored a game-high 18 points as Park upset No. 4-ranked Roseville, then netted 26 points to top all scorers in the Wolfpack's 60-45 win over Cretin-Derham...
February 21, 2013 - 10:37am
February 20, 2013
Park boys basketball: Wolfpack falls to Roseville, Cretin
The Park boys basketball team couldn't rebound from a loss to the conference's second-ranked team and finished last week winless. Taking on Roseville on Tuesday, Feb. 12, Park fell behind 50-14 in the first half before the Raiders rolled to a 76-35 victory. Roseville ended the week...
February 20, 2013 - 12:39pm
February 13, 2013
Park girls basketball: Wolfpack beats No. 4 Roseville
The Park girls basketball team ended Roseville's 20-game win streak on Tuesday night in Cottage Grove, upsetting the fourth-ranked Raiders 52-49. In the showdown between the top two teams in the Suburban East Conference, Park (18-5; 12-3 SEC) went up 27-21 at the half and held on...
February 13, 2013 - 8:31am
East Ridge girls basketball: Raptors earn record 11th win of year
The East Ridge girls basketball team had arguably its best week of the season, finishing with two wins -- including one where the Raptors scored their season-high in points -- on back-to-back nights. On Friday, the Raptors traveled to Hastings and won the Suburban East Conference...
sports / raptors
February 13, 2013 - 6:32am
Park girls basketball: Wolfpack tops Forest Lake for fifth-straight win
The Park girls basketball team earned its fifth-straight win and its eighth win in its last nine games with a 69-59 Suburban East Conference victory at Forest Lake. "We went to Forest Lake knowing it was going to be a very tough game," Park head coach Stephanie Tolkinen said. "Forest...
February 13, 2013 - 6:15am
Park boys basketball: Wolfpack falls 75-41 to Forest Lake
The Park boys basketball team lost 75-41 at Park High School in the Wolfpack's lone game of the week. Suburban East Conference foe Forest Lake (8-12; 4-8 SEC) ran out to a 39-18 lead in the game and never looked back. Fourteen different players scored for Forest Lake in the win....
February 13, 2013 - 6:14am
February 10, 2013
Bulletin Athlete of the Week: Park's Larissa Lurken
It was quite a week for Larissa Lurken. The senior guard became Park High School's all-time leading scorer in the Wolfpack's 66-23 win over Hastings. Lurken scored a game-high 22 points, surpassing the previous record of 1,533 points, held by Park 2002 graduate Ashley Smith. Park...
February 10, 2013 - 1:35pm
February 5, 2013
Park girls basketball: Lurken becomes all-time leading scorer in win over Hastings
Larissa Lurken earned a place in Park High School history on Friday as the senior guard became the school's all-time leading scorer in the Wolfpack's 66-23 Suburban East Conference win over Hastings on Friday night at Park High School. Lurken nearly outscored the Raiders on her own...
February 5, 2013 - 10:28am
February 4, 2013
Park boys basketball: Wolfpack beats Hastings, snaps 68-game conference losing streak
It's over. The Park boys basketball team snapped a 68-game Suburban East Conference losing streak with a 55-54 overtime win at Hastings on Friday. Down nine points at the half, the youthful Wolfpack rallied in the second half, outscoring the Raiders 27-18 after the break to force...
February 4, 2013 - 3:22pm
February 1, 2013
Boys basketball: Woodbury hangs on for 75-69 win over East Ridge
Back in December, East Ridge came back from 22 points down to beat rival Woodbury. On Friday, the Royals made sure it didn't happen again. Down by as much as 18 points in the second half, East Ridge made a late run to cut Woodbury's lead to seven points with a minute left, but the...
sports / raptors
February 1, 2013 - 10:55pm
January 30, 2013
Park girls basketball: Wolfpack goes 1-1 against intra-district rivals
The Park girls basketball team started the second half of the Suburban East Conference schedule last week, going 1-1 to a pair of very familiar foes. After falling to rival Woodbury for a second time this season, Park bounced back with a dominating performance over rival East Ridge...
January 30, 2013 - 11:22am
New Life Academy girls basketball: Eagles win two in a row, sit at third place in conference
The New Life Academy girls basketball team won both of its game for the week giving them a six-game conference win streak after losing its first two conference games. The win streak has elevated the Eagles to a 6-2 conference record and sole possession of third place and only a half...
January 30, 2013 - 10:25am
East Ridge girls basketball: Raptors earn split in two conference tilts
Despite scoring 40 or less points in two straight games, the East Ridge girls basketball team was able to split two games last week. On Tuesday, the Raptors (8-9, 3-8 in Suburban East Conference) played a defensive battle against Stillwater and came away with a 40-33 victory. Junior...
sports / raptors
January 30, 2013 - 10:18am
January 25, 2013
Game of the Week: East Ridge vs. Park boys basketball
GAME OF THE WEEK Who: East Ridge vs. Park boys basketball What: Intra-district and Suburban East Conference showdown Where: Park High School When:...
January 25, 2013 - 2:09pm