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Park High School art teacher David Frigaard dies in shooting
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Newport Police reports for Jan. 21
Principal: Frigaard was ‘neat and caring individual’
Refinery, county reach emergency communications agreement
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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
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Mark F. Mulvihill, 66
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Viewpoint: McNaughton rules outline insanity defense
Letter to the editor: Respect property when snowmobiling
Letter to the editor: Wake up and face realities in District 833
Letter to the editor: Integrity of school district must be restored
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February 10, 2010
Donation puts East Ridge arts center near fundraising goal
A big-dollar private donation may take a south Washington County arts center from concept to construction. Local arts advocates trying to build a community arts center adjacent to East Ridge High School's theater area said a Woodbury woman who died last year left roughly $2 million...
education / news
February 10, 2010 - 8:09am
January 15, 2010
Three featured in One-Act Play Festival
The district's three high school theater programs will unite to showcase their one-act plays Jan. 20. The plays "Crimes of the Heart," "Flaming Idiots," and "Dracula" will be performed on the Loft Stage at East Ridge. "One-acts are actually notorious for not being very well-attended...
education / life
January 15, 2010 - 7:54am
November 6, 2009
Seuss favorites play on East Ridge stage
St. Paul Park native Cooper D'Ambrose, now a professional actor in New York City, returned home temporarily to a simpler existence replete with...
news / education / life
November 6, 2009 - 8:18am
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
April 29, 2009
Letter: Sign petition for theater
I recently discovered a petition on Facebook to bring a movie theater to Cottage Grove. It may not be the best of times economically to make this decision, but I'm glad to hear some people are interested. The movie theater seems to be the primary activity for my kids, second only...
April 29, 2009 - 10:00am
March 18, 2009
Students 'Seussify' Romeo and Juliet
When the audience arrives at 7 p.m., tonight, Wednesday, March 18, they will see two plays for the price of one. "The Seussification of Romeo...
March 18, 2009 - 9:21am
December 26, 2008
Theater addition to East Ridge still alive, but delayed
In late 2007, the Arts Connection told District 833 that it wanted to build a theater and arts center as part of East Ridge High School at Pioneer Drive and Bailey Road in Woodbury. District officials and school board members agreed an 8,000 to 10,000 square foot $2.5 million addition,...
December 26, 2008 - 9:21am
December 3, 2008
Performance gives a window into deaf culture
Everyone is familiar with the beloved children's fairy tale "The Ugly Duckling," but the Mixed Blood Theater in Minneapolis brought a different...
December 3, 2008 - 12:00am