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Sunday liquor sales, banned since statehood, inches forward in Minnesota
Cottage Grove police citations for Feb. 20
Cottage Grove home damaged in fire
Public comment changes for Newport council meetings
Bus aide charged in molestation case resigns from South Washington County Schools
crime and courts
Wrestling: Woodbury, East Ridge fall in team section semifinals
Gymnastics: East Ridge wins section title
Girls' Basketball: Wolfpack improves streak to three games
Boys' Basketball: Park runs out of steam in two losses
Gymnastics: Park wraps up SEC schedule
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
Fashion show will kick off spring anti-hunger campaign
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BID FOR NEW CG FIRE STATION
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Lyle A. Heuer, 66
Elaine Y. Mann, 59
Terry L. Syverson, 66
Sandra R. Baxter
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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School District 833
September 23, 2009
Recommended turbine ordinance would prevent windmill at East Ridge
Proposed alternative energy regulations for Woodbury permit limited use of wind turbines. That is a key provision in a draft alternative energy ordinance Woodbury Planning Commission members approved 6-0 Tuesday after months of review and public input. "What it does is it encourages...
September 23, 2009 - 9:15am
September 21, 2009
Running out of pizza, misplaced Personal Identification Numbers and oven malfunctions are just a few of the challenges that face school food service workers in the first days of school. "People in nutrition services are the hardest working people in the district when you think about...
September 21, 2009 - 8:18am
September 18, 2009
After the first bell at new building
The long-awaited opening of East Ridge High School has finally arrived, and everyone is wondering how did it go? The Bulletin recently sat down with principal Aaron Harper to discuss the first week of school. Q: What was the first day of school like? A: It was just running around...
September 18, 2009 - 8:00am
Medieval magic at Oltman
Every activity during the afternoon of games for Oltman Middle School eighth-graders in Camelot House centered around teamwork and making new friends, but the kids hardly noticed. They were too busy having fun. Gone is the junior high mini-high-school model. Instead, middle school,...
September 18, 2009 - 7:57am
September 16, 2009
Board considers changing transfer policy next year
The rules for transferring from one high school to another within School District 833 might change for the next year. District administrators brought the current policy to the school board for discussion at the Sept. 10 workshop meeting. A revised policy will come to the board for...
September 16, 2009 - 7:55am
September 14, 2009
Opening night at East Ridge theater
The only thing missing at the opening of The Loft Theater at East Ridge High School, Sept.
September 14, 2009 - 7:56am
September 9, 2009
Launching Cottage Grove Middle School
Mekayla Holm and Lindsey Maguire are worried about getting to class on time and getting locks open on their lockers, fears shared by most of...
September 9, 2009 - 7:52am
10 candidates file for 833 school board
District 833 School Board member Ellen Ayers is not running for a second four-year term, as the deadline for filing for office was 5 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 8. Among the 10 candidates filing for election for four seats on the board, are incumbents Tracy Brunette, of Cottage Grove; Denise...
September 9, 2009 - 7:47am
September 8, 2009
Viewpoint: Airing president's speech to schoolchildren the right choice
Presidents have often called on Americans of all ages to work to make our country the greatest society in history. Kennedy brought the moon closer, started the Peace Corps and called us to service. In 1991, Bush's nationally televised address to junior high school students instructed...
September 8, 2009 - 12:50pm
September 3, 2009
Former Park principal files for 833 school board
Walt Lyszak of Cottage Grove, retired Park High School principal, has filed to run for the School District 833 School Board. Four, four-year terms are up for election this fall -- seats currently held by Denise Kapler, Marsha Adou, Tracy Brunnette and Ellen Ayers. Adou, Brunnette...
September 3, 2009 - 7:51am
August 31, 2009
All-day kindergarten supply budget cut 75 percent
District 833 has been working hard to manage its budget and keep costs down, and this includes the heads of Community Education's Kindergarten Plus all-day kindergarten program. The Kindergarten Plus program's supply budget is dropping from $1,000 per classroom to $250 per classroom....
August 31, 2009 - 8:32am
August 26, 2009
Arts Connection teams up with East Ridge theater
East Ridge High School is sharing its loft stage with a local arts organization that's still hoping to build an additional theater attached to the high school. The District 833 School Board approved a one-year agreement with the Arts Connection, a nonprofit organization affiliated...
August 26, 2009 - 7:47am
August 24, 2009
Viewpoint: District still working to meet requirement
This is the first column of many that will be prepared as I begin working in a new capacity for the South Washington County Schools. It is appropriate in that regard that the information shared be about the achievement of students across the district. The first and most important...
August 24, 2009 - 4:30pm
August 21, 2009
School will forego '09 Homecoming
Local elected officials and invited guests got a look at East Ridge High School Aug. 13 with tours led by Principal Aaron Harper and Assistant Principal Matt Kraft. The school, located on Pioneer Drive and Bailey Road in Woodbury, opens Sept. 4 along with other District 833 schools,...
August 21, 2009 - 7:49am
August 20, 2009
Krueger takes the reins with gusto
Newport Elementary School Building Coordinator Donna Romaniski said her new boss is "very energetic," and the new principal, Aaron Krueger, agrees. "I...
August 20, 2009 - 7:52am