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Ex-chief justice takes over stadium board leadership
Cottage Grove RE/MAX Professionals honors 10 associates
School District 833 graduation rates reach new high; achievement gap narrows
South Washington County lawmakers on Sunday alcohol sales: Yes, yes, undecided
Minnesota roundup: Two found dead in house fire in NW Minnesota
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Update: 'Birkie' canceled, but BirkieStock is on
Girls' Basketball: Park wraps up regular season with a win
Boys' Hockey: Raptors fall to state-ranked St. Thomas Academy
PWER Alpine Skiing: Fall ends Thompson’s run at state
Park Volleyball: Johnson brings new perspective to Park volleyball
College students present diverse artwork exhibition
Freeze and thank you: Polar Plunge raises $95,000
Splashed ice: Third-annual Polar Plunge will chill and thrill in Woodbury
Moon Glow lights up the night
Hot Air Affair Parade lights up downtown
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Viewpoint: Whisper of spring in the air
Letters to the editor: Franke should be straight with constituents; Franke, Jurgens helped provide relief
Letters: Red Rock boondoggle shows county should stick to road planning
Viewpoint: Legislature should recommit to county program aid
Viewpoint: Health care aid law the first step
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Park High School
October 28, 2010
Getting 'Angry' on-stage with audience
One feature of the Park High School Drama Department's fall play is something never tried before at the school: the audience will be on stage with the performers. "For the first time at Park, the audience will not be in the blue seats," said Tim Hofmann, director. "Twelve Angry...
arts and entertainment/education/Life
October 28, 2010 - 7:15am
September 9, 2010
Link Crew offers freshmen a helping hand
Common worries of kids starting at a new school include whether they will make new friends, find and open their lockers and get to class on time. Members of the Park High School Link Crew, who are juniors and seniors this year, remember that they had the same concerns as freshmen. "We...
September 9, 2010 - 7:52am
August 18, 2010
IB students already back to school
Park High School International Baccalaureate students went back to school early this summer -- spending two weeks in classes to introduce them to the rigorous collection of English, foreign language, social studies, mathematics and computer science they'll be taking in the fall. "I...
August 18, 2010 - 8:01am
June 1, 2010
Park ROTC unit honored with award
The Air Force Junior ROTC unit at Park High School has been selected as one of 212 units nationally to receive this year's Outstanding Organization Award from the Air Force. News of the award was shared with the District 833 School Board and administrators at the May 20 board meeting. The...
June 1, 2010 - 12:18pm
May 28, 2010
Park High locked down briefly after rumors of gun
Rumors that a suspended Park High School freshman planned to bring a gun to school put the building on lockdown for roughly an hour Friday morning, police said. School officials limited access to the school between 8:30 and 9:30 a.m., police said Friday, after rumors circulated that...
May 28, 2010 - 4:16pm
May 21, 2010
Two Park actors appear at Chanhassen Dinner Theater
When there are auditions for plays and musicals at Park High School, Marit Christianson and Chelsea Butler will be there. Christianson, a ninth-grader, and Butler, a 10th-grader, said they've been interested in theater and music since kindergarten. "I love people in the theater,"...
May 21, 2010 - 7:00am
May 17, 2010
Park dresses up for prom
Park High School students went to a masquerade ball-themed prom Saturday evening after stopping by the school in the afternoon for the grand...
May 17, 2010 - 7:00am
May 7, 2010
Students stepping up for Relay
EDITOR'S NOTE: This is part of an occasional series of stories leading up to the Relay for Life of South Washington County, which will be held June 4-5 at East Ridge High School. A group of Park High School students will help sleepy walkers stay energized at this year's Relay for...
May 7, 2010 - 7:00am
May 6, 2010
Owner got his start at Park
By the time he turned 17, Luke Lingle had learned two key skills that, to this day, help him run a growing and successful business in Hastings. First, he learned about printing. Second, he learned the basics of making money. As a member of a Park High School boys hockey team that...
May 6, 2010 - 7:00am
April 9, 2010
The grandfather of golf
For Park head boys golf coach Hank Tressel, this year will be especially golden. The grandfather of boys golf is celebrating his 50th year of...
April 9, 2010 - 7:00am
March 24, 2010
From Afton Alps to the Olympics
For Cottage Grove native Tyler Shepherd, what began on the hills of Afton Alps led to the 2010 Winter Olympics. Shepherd, a 1997 graduate of Park High School and an All-State alpine skier for the Wolfpack, was the head coach of the U.S. ski cross team at this year's Winter Games...
March 24, 2010 - 7:00am
March 22, 2010
MCA ll Tests set April 13 and 14
On Tuesday and Wednesday April 13 and 14, students in grades nine through 11 will participate in the MCA II assessments. Students are required to pass these assessments in addition to all of the required course work in order to receive a diploma from Park High School at the end of...
March 22, 2010 - 7:00am
March 1, 2010
Keeping their balance
Even very young children know that performers, when they are finished with their routines, throw both hands in the air in a flourish and show...
March 1, 2010 - 7:55am
February 5, 2010
Park actors compete in 'Flaming Idiots'
Sam Salwasser, who plays Eugene in "Flaming Idiots," said rehearsing for one-act play competition is unlike his experience in Park High School...
February 5, 2010 - 8:15am
January 20, 2010
Police use Taser on student, two to be charged after Wednesday fight at Park High School
Charges are pending for a pair of 17-year-old Park High School students after a Wednesday afternoon fight saw Cottage Grove Police called and one of the boys Tased by the school's resource officer. The resource officer, a member of the Cottage Grove Police Department, used the Taser...
crime and courts/News
January 20, 2010 - 5:05pm