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Communication and connectivity: Ethiopian 'Immersion Lab' in Woodbury prepares to wrap up proposals
State of the city: Development on the horizon in Newport
'Iron Curtain' tales reach the screen: Woodbury Romanian tell her stories in new documentary
Bushels of fun: Oktoberfest fundraiser gathers donation for food shelf in St. Paul Park
Meyer Distributing to set up shop in Newport
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Girls' soccer: Raptors headed to state with 2-1 section final win over Mounds View
New bridge at Belwin Conservancy connects students to nature
Volleyball: Raptors top Stillwater, then claim SEC title with win over Forest Lake
Boys' soccer: Raptors top Wolfpack to advance to section semfinal
Adapted soccer: Thunderbolts stretch undefeated streak to six games
Two churches meet: St. Ambrose welcomes members of sister parish from Cuba
Fired up: St. Paul Park Fire Department delights kids at annual open house
Seven seniors present BFA thesis exhibitions at UW-River Falls
Q&A: It's flu season — here's what you need to know
Hastings natives' 'Lunch Ladies' to show at renowned horror festival
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U.S. Bank National Assoc. v. Becky Dvorak, et al
Patricia "Patty" Taylor
John J. Itschert
Parker James Brown
Steven R. Krech
A view from an economist: Trump UN speech on trade and jobs
Wild Side column: Sweetness attracts stingers
Editorial: Expect that school bus to stop
Viewpoint: Funding our schools is a shared responsibility
A view from an economist: Trump speech to UN on socialism, payments, women
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July 27, 2017
Maldonado to lead Nuevas Fronteras
Cynthia Maldonado has accepted the position of Nuevas Fronteras Spanish Immersion principal in South Washington County Schools.
July 27, 2017 - 12:00pm
Fines to increase in Minn. for failing to stop for school buses
ST. PAUL -- Fines will increase Aug. 1 in Minnesota for drivers who fail to stop for a school bus with activated lights and the crossing arm...
July 27, 2017 - 10:42am
June 8, 2017
District 833 shifts 2017-18 school calendar for assessments
District 833 families penciling in end-of-summer plans should take a look at the district's revised 2017-18 calendar. South Washington County...
June 8, 2017 - 12:00pm
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...
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.
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...
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