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Park High School's memorial to Dave Frigaard came in art, words
South Washington County Schools wins bid to buy Valley Crossing Community School
Nursing institute moving into Cottage Grove's BEC
Cottage Grove day care kids to receive congressional award
Relay For Life event: Coaches vs. Cancer Jan. 30
crime and courts
Park Wrestling: Individuals shine amid team struggles
Seahawks "LOB" leads second Lombardi chase
New Life Boys Basketball: Strong second half lifts Eagles past Trinity
East Ridge Boys Basketball: Raptors honor Ellingson, thrash Forest Lake
Gymnastics: East Ridge flexes muscle in win over Woodbury
St. Paul Park celebrates annual sledding day
The healing powers of art: Cancer survivors' work part of Woodwinds sculpture
Two local art events planned in Cottage Grove
Reeling in the 'Minnesota experience' during Cottage Grove's ice fishing outing
Birds of a feather: Carpenter Nature Center volunteers track avian population
arts and entertainment
Lori L. Battcher, 53
Brant A. Short, 81
Mark F. Mulvihill, 66
Doris M. Pinault, 85
Jeanette Lampe, 79
Letter to the editor: Auxiliary’s generous donation will help veterans home
Viewpoint: 2015-16 budget planning leads to need for reduction
Viewpoint: McNaughton rules outline insanity defense
Letter to the editor: Wake up and face realities in District 833
Letter to the editor: Integrity of school district must be restored
Get Out! Deals
December 10, 2009
833 superintendent explains in letter why district did not issue "snow day" for schools Wednesday
Winter finally made its way to Woodbury Tuesday, Dec. 8 with about a half foot of snowfall recorded in the area. The National Weather Service included communities in District 833 in a winter storm warning Wednesday, but that wasn't quite enough for school officials to call a snow...
December 10, 2009 - 10:43am
February 23, 2009
New superintendent takes pay freeze
Assistant Superintendent Mark Porter, who has been hired to take the job of superintendent of School District 833 at the end of June, will make $159,900, according to the contract approved by the school board, Feb. 17. The annual salary is the same as is currently being paid to Superintendent...
February 23, 2009 - 11:14am
January 16, 2009
All schools closed - again
Due to extreme temperatures, District 833 superintendent, Tom Nelson, has closed school again for Friday, Jan. 16. All after school activities for elementary and junior high schools are canceled. A decision on whether to cancel high school activities and other district and community...
January 16, 2009 - 9:34am
January 7, 2009
Mark Porter named District 833 superintendent
School District 833 Assistant Superintendent Mark Porter will be the new superintendent when Tom Nelson retires at the end of the school year. The school board met Tuesday night, Jan.
January 7, 2009 - 9:33am
December 22, 2008
Superintendent candidates answer questions from the public
School District 833's two internal candidates for superintendent both said that they are concerned about students' test scores and they think the alternative pay system for teachers has been a success at a public question and answer session last Friday. Rick Spicuzza, assistant superintendent...
December 22, 2008 - 2:01pm
November 21, 2008
Meetings planned on superintendent search
South Washington County Schools' has begun working on the replacement of Superintendent Tom Nelson, who is retiring as of June 30, 2009. The School Board has contracted with School Exec Connect, a national superintendent search firm, to assist with the search. School Exec Connect...
November 21, 2008 - 7:56am
October 10, 2008
Board hopes to avoid past pitfalls in superintendent search
With the process to find a company specializing in school superintendent searches underway, the deadline for applications is Tuesday, Oct.
October 10, 2008 - 7:59am
October 2, 2008
Board starts search process for new superintendent
The District 833 School Board is getting an early start in the search for a new superintendent to replace Tom Nelson after he retires at the end of June next year. It will meet at 6 p.m. Thursday, Oct.
October 2, 2008 - 7:51am
September 12, 2008
Nelson announces retirement as District 833 superintendent
Superintendent Tom Nelson of School District 833 has announced he will retire from his post effective June 30, 2009. Nelson informed the District 833 School Board during its closed session workshop Thursday evening, Sept. 11 "It has been three plus years of growth, change and progress...
September 12, 2008 - 12:00am