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Louie Tinucci built a restaurant that lasted — and the family to carry it on
School District 833 to buy Bailey Nurseries property for new Oltman Middle School
Cottage Grove K-9 Blitz calls it quits
Mediation planned for South Washington County Schools teachers union contract
Klobuchar speaks at Cottage Grove Memorial Day ceremony
crime and courts
New Life Academy Baseball: Eagles open sections in style
Park Baseball: Wolfpack stay alive with win
East Ridge Baseball: Longmuir’s dominance leads to Raptors victory
Park Softball: Wolfpack now a win away from state tournament berth
East Ridge Softball: Raptors end season with loss to Eagan in sections
Banner of bravery: Cottage Grove veteran cherishes state flag he flew in Vietnam
Entries sought for second annual Films in 5 Festival
5K race makes strides against bullying
Cottage Grove 22-mile run/walk draws attention to veteran suicides
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arts and entertainment
Jane M. Hennen, 78
H. Byron Robinson, 93
Edward F. Rodd, 86
Kathleen A. Cognetta, 71
Louis R. Tinucci, Jr. 87
Viewpoint: Competency-based learning intriguing
Viewpoint: District prioritizes uniformity in VCCS plan
Letter to the editor: Country can't afford bloated military
Letter to the editor: Don't gripe, don't gloat; see who'll vote
Viewpoint: Miranda warning often misunderstood
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November 20, 2008
East Ridge apparel sale this weekend
What's black and gold and looks sharp? It's the new East Ridge letterman jacket. On Saturday, Nov. 8, about 15 future East Ridge students got...
November 20, 2008 - 7:59am
October 21, 2008
Communities get update on district construction, start time plans for 2009
School District 833 officials updated residents on construction and changing grade configurations next fall at four community meetings in October. Superintendent Tom Nelson gave an update on Park High School that is in the midst of $23 million worth of construction. Auditorium...
October 21, 2008 - 11:22am
September 18, 2008
First day at East Ridge less than one year away
Note: This is the fourth in a series of interviews with East Ridge principal Aaron Harper in the months leading up to the opening of the district's new high school. It was the first day of school, but Aaron Harper, the principal of East Ridge High School, wasn't at the front door...
September 18, 2008 - 7:46am
August 21, 2008
School Board members tour ongoing construction
Students aren't the only ones who take the bus. The District 833 School Board and members of the administration rode a school bus Thursday, Aug.
August 21, 2008 - 7:56am
August 15, 2008
East Ridge families gather and grill
When the District 833 School Board adopted the attendance boundary for East Ridge High School in late April, some students were not happy with the prospect of changing high schools. What's missing for the young people is a sense they'll belong to a community of students, make friends...
August 15, 2008 - 7:55am
New school logo gets a Raptor-ous reception
It's fearless, it's proud, it's strong -- and it's the new raptor logo for East Ridge High School. Seven future East Ridge students were given a sneak preview of the new logo last Tuesday, Aug. 5. It depicts an eagle-like raptor and includes the bird's eye, beak and wing. The standalone...
August 15, 2008 - 7:51am
July 23, 2008
Wind energy close to reality for East Ridge
Building a wind turbine to generate energy for East Ridge High School was just "a good idea" when officials from School District 833 and the City of Woodbury first discussed it last winter. It appears that the "good idea" will become a reality for the school being built at Pioneer...
July 23, 2008 - 8:00am
July 11, 2008
Principal on site at East Ridge
Editor's note: This is the third in a series of interviews with East Ridge principal Aaron Harper in the months leading up to the opening of the district's new high school. July 3 was moving-in day for East Ridge High School principal Aaron Harper. Rather than moving into the principal's...
July 11, 2008 - 7:47am
May 23, 2008
Black, white and gold become new school's colors
May 23, 2008 - 7:20am
May 21, 2008
Students select third choice of color schemes
Junior high school students met at Cottage Grove Junior High School Sunday, May 18, to pick a third set of possible school colors for East Ridge High School. Their choice was black, purple and gold, which will be added to the existing choices of yellow and black and black, purple...
May 21, 2008 - 12:00am
May 8, 2008
First football game will help unite new school, principal says
It's all about the first football game at East Ridge High School. That was the verdict of the new school's principal Aaron Harper, as he talked about school unity and co-curricular activities at the school, which is currently under construction at Pioneer Drive and Radio Drive in...
May 8, 2008 - 12:00am