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Arson causes $30,000 damage to Cottage Grove park playground equipment
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Speaker demands health insurance action or will ask Dayton to resign
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Volleyball: Eagles cruise past St. Paul Harding
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MN state parks to be free on day after Thanksgiving
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Crowd gathers to support Oktoberfest for Friends in Need Food Shelf
Bailey Nurseries chairman wins conservation award
Banking on Oktoberfest: Oct. 16 fundraiser in Cottage Grove helps Friends in Need Food Shelf's bottom line
Films in Five Festival gets "bigger and better"
Fans flock to Films in Five Festival in Cottage Grove
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Letter to the editor: Lewis not part of establishment
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East Ridge High School
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 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
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
August 29, 2016
East Ridge tennis: Raptors lose to Eagan, dominate Henry Sibley
East Ridge easily swamped visiting Henry Sibley, winning 6-1.
August 29, 2016 - 9:00am
August 28, 2016
2016 preview: Swimming and diving teams boast talented returners
Here’s a brief look at how the Raptors, Royals, and Wolfpack might fare this season. Lewis likely to lead Raptors Lauren Lewis is without a doubt the star returner for East Ridge. Lewis, competing last season as an eighth-grader, took sixth-place in the 500-yard freestyle at the...
August 28, 2016 - 11:54pm
August 26, 2016
Girls soccer: Raptors knock off No. 9 Eastview
The East Ridge Raptors kicked off the 2016 girls soccer season with a bang last Thursday, scoring a 3-0 home win against ninth-ranked Eastview....
August 26, 2016 - 9:07am
July 22, 2016
Mary Poppins opens at Merrill Community Arts Center
There will be no animated dancing penguins or flyovers by umbrella-toting child care providers. “Mary Poppins” keeps its feet on the ground...
Life/arts and entertainment
July 22, 2016 - 11:12am
July 4, 2016
Demonstrating robotics: School District 833's regional champs, feeder program show their stuff
The District 833 School Board recognized a couple of local robotics teams and enjoyed a demonstration by the TermiRaiders and East Ridge Robotic...
July 4, 2016 - 7:00am
June 6, 2016
One last fling at East Ridge High School commencement
Raucous Raptors rocked the rafters at the conclusion of Sunday’s commencement at East Ridge High School. Nearly 450 giddy grads tossed their...
June 6, 2016 - 8:57am
November 24, 2014
Roeske to serve as interim principal at East Ridge High School
A longtime School District 833 administrator will lead East Ridge High School for the rest of the year. Lake Middle School Principal Molly Roeske is serving as interim principal at East Ridge through June 2015. Roeske fills in following the sudden resignation earlier this...
November 24, 2014 - 1:34pm
February 20, 2013
East Ridge wrestling: Raptors fall in team sections
If progress is measured against where a team was a year prior, the 2012-13 season would be marked as a great step forward for the East Ridge wrestling team. The Raptors continued to take steps forward as it won its 12th dual meet of the season Thursday, playing host to Minneapolis...
February 20, 2013 - 9:51am
East Ridge boys hockey: Raptors' winning streak snapped by Rangers; will face Hastings in Round 1 of section playoffs
Forest Lake's big first period and strong third period snapped East Ridge's five-game winning streak in the regular season finale Thursday at Cottage Grove Ice Arena. The Rangers got a 5-3 victory after taking a 3-1 lead in the first period and following up with two third-period...
February 20, 2013 - 9:42am
East Ridge girls basketball: Raptors look to finish 2012-13 regular season strong
The East Ridge girls basketball team had two home games over the last week and there was optimism that the Raptors could finish the season strong. Unfortunately for Glen Wurm's squad, that wasn't the case. East Ridge lost 59-41 on Feb. 12 to Forest Lake and again on Friday, Feb....
February 20, 2013 - 9:41am
April 27, 2012
Game of the Week results: Woodbury tops East Ridge in rivalry match-up
Woodbury came out on top Friday over rival East Ridge in a textbook pitchers' duel. The Royals won 1-0, improving their Suburban East Conference...
April 27, 2012 - 10:52pm
April 26, 2012
Game of the Week: Woodbury vs. East Ridge baseball
Two rivals battling for position in the Suburban East Conference will square off Friday at Royals Stadium. The matchup pits Woodbury against...
April 26, 2012 - 2:25pm