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Minn. roundup: Heroin dealer found guilty in first of 4 deaths; Crystal police say they shot armed man on disc golf course
Green thumbs gather at St. Paul Park's Art and Garden event
South Washington County Memorial Day programs are open to all
Alleged 2-state crime spree ends with Taser incident in Prescott
Opinion Brewing's liquor license in jeopardy
crime and courts
Vaulting forward: East Ridge sophomore reaches new heights
Boys' Tennis: Raptors are headed back to state
Boys' Golf: Park gets highest SEC finish in years
Royals, Park compete in last-chance meet
Eagles win Saturday morning game to take MCAA title
A cure for procrastination: Surgeon combines diverse background in decision-making framework
Body of work: Cottage Grove artists included in Red Wing exhibition
Health briefs: Biking for health in New Richmond; blood donation opportunities
Architect of the past: Newport woman recognized for historical preservation efforts
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Editorial: Honor WWII vets as nation salutes WWI
Viewpoint: Setting PTSD record straight
Editorial: Senate, help those suffering from mental illness
Judge Greg Galler Viewpoint: Numerous possible reasons to seek judge's removal
Sen. Dan Schoen Viewpoint: Fighting to make PTSD a workplace illness
Real Estate Showcase
May 15, 2017
New mural the work of teacher and students
After finishing some building construction at Grey Cloud Elementary school, which included a new wall where the office had been, there was a...
May 15, 2017 - 9:03am
May 13, 2017
PHOTOS: Students celebrate Letterland Day at Valley Crossing
A parade of letters could be seen walking and waving throughout Valley Crossing Elementary School on May 5. The fourth-annual Letterland Day...
May 13, 2017 - 12:00pm
May 11, 2017
Sexual harassment claim against Gophers' assistant AD prompts emergency private meeting
A report alleged that Randy Handel, the associate athletics director of development and a Woodbury resident, sexually harassed another employee...
News/crime and courts
May 11, 2017 - 12:52pm
May 8, 2017
New grade school boundary plan approved
Attendance boundaries for five elementary schools in Cottage Grove and St. Paul Park will change effective the 2018-19 school year. An estimated...
May 8, 2017 - 11:21am
April 6, 2017
Private school credits will not count at public schools
ST. PAUL—Public high school students in Minnesota will not likely be allowed to earn credits at private schools as one piece of legislation proposed. Neither the state House nor Senate included in larger education bills a proposal to allow credits earned at private schools,...
April 6, 2017 - 9:04am
March 29, 2017
Early-childhood education money in dispute
ST. PAUL—Additional funding proposed by Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton would extend classes for 4 year olds to nearly 200 additional school...
March 29, 2017 - 2:00pm
March 25, 2017
Students, parents fear Park High School orchestra shake-up
Students and parents are concerned about an apparent administrative recommendation to not give Park orchestra director Joshua Kimball a continuing...
March 25, 2017 - 7:51am
March 22, 2017
Armstrong Elementary in Cottage Grove locked down briefly for nearby suspicious activity, stolen vehicle
Armstrong Elementary School in Cottage Grove was briefly locked down Wednesday following a suspicious activity report in the area and a recovered stolen car, police said.
News/crime and courts
March 22, 2017 - 4:53pm
March 21, 2017
South Washington County Schools settles racial discrimination lawsuit for $75,000; district denies wrongdoing
South Washington County Schools is paying $75,000 to settle a racial discrimination case.
March 21, 2017 - 10:09am
March 7, 2017
Audit: Educators do not understand how to use test results
ST. PAUL—Many Minnesota educators do not understand how to interpret scores of state and federal mandated tests. An Office of Legislative...
March 7, 2017 - 5:00pm
February 21, 2017
College students present diverse artwork exhibition
University of Wisconsin-River Falls seniors Marissa Amidon, Adry Cota, Devon Gelhar, Emily Pelton, Grace Sacher, Blake Stolpestad, Rachel Urban and Lisa Vang will present their Bachelor of Fine Arts Degree exhibitions in Gallery 101 in the Kleinpell Fine Arts building, Feb. 22 to...
Life/arts and entertainment
February 21, 2017 - 2:18pm
February 16, 2017
Tax break studied for Minn. teachers who get degrees in fields they teach
ST. PAUL—Most Minnesota teachers do not get master's degrees in the subjects they teach. That, state Rep. Dean Urdahl says, needs to change...
February 16, 2017 - 11:34am
February 11, 2017
Rural schools lead Minnesota teacher shortage — Red Wing included
ST. PAUL—When Lee Carlson entered his career in public education nearly 30 years ago, aspiring teachers could expect to compete with hundreds...
February 11, 2017 - 7:00am
January 24, 2017
School District 833 considers three questions for fall referendum
Any uncertainty about whether South Washington County Schools will put a referendum to voters in November 2017 was laid to rest early.
January 24, 2017 - 1:00pm
January 21, 2017
Minnesota State requests funding to maintain 'workforce engine'
ST. PAUL — Minnesota State colleges and universities administrators say additional spending is needed to help the state keep pace with...
January 21, 2017 - 1:00pm