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Spike in hate crimes nationwide, in Minnesota
With improved test scores, Newport Elementary defying expectations for a ‘high poverty school’
Leader of international sex ring that targeted Minn., ND sent to prison
Red Bulls take charge of Middle East task force
Going once, going twice: Unclaimed property auction announced
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Girls Swimming: East Ridge's Callie Kunz and Elli Moss compete at state championship on Thursday
From no-hitters to opening days to World Series: Jeff Nelson has seen it all as an MLB umpire
East Ridge, Park, New Life Academy have student-athletes sign their NLIs
Girls Hockey: Park wins an overtime thriller, East Ridge improves to 2-0
Afton Alps to open Friday
2017 story: St. Paul Park church to hold artisan fair
Falteisek to perform in holiday concert in Woodbury
A soldier's journey: Cottage Grove officer, veteran shares story in new cable documentary
New Life Academy musical 'Singin' in the Rain' set to make a splash
A Halloween bash: Cottage Grove Strawberry Fest celebrates with 10th annual parade
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CITY OF COTTAGE GROVE: 12/05/18 Mtg-Capital Improvement Plan Bonds
Certifcate of Assumed Name: Massage by Susie
GREY CLOUD TOWNSHIP: Board of Canvass-Election Results 11/14/18
SOUTH WASHINGTON CO. SCHOOLS: Board Meeting Minutes 11/01/18
CITY OF COTTAGE GROVE: 11/26/18 Planning Comm Mtg: Up North Plastics Inc
Downtown Hastings boutique to close its doors
Schwan’s Co. to sell majority stake to South Korean firm
After 65 years in Newport, John Bartl Hardware store closing its doors
Marathon takes over St. Paul Park refinery, SuperMom's
Up North Plastics to double its business park footprint
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Lowell Pommerening Sr.
Daniel E. Tate
John L. Long
Barbara A. Kromrey
Maci Joy Knuuttila
Janice and Rodger Pereyra
Tina Folch for House Representative
Throwing Away $122 Million of Our
Despite Family Threats, Denny McNamara Stood Up For Us
Kuemmel's Corner: A look back at the fall season for Park High School
Editorial: Hunt is on, so be on your game
Folch Thanks Supporters
Column: Thank you, veterans
Editorial: Remembering Armistice Day and all veterans
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October 29, 2018
Letter: Farm to School movements feeds kids, boost local economy
When I was eating school lunch in the 1970s, there were just two days looked forward to: spaghetti day and pizza day. The mystery-meat hamburgers...
October 29, 2018 - 2:00pm
October 8, 2018
Smart device apps may foster bad choices
As students return to the classroom, it's a good time to consider the apps they are using on their smart devices. Some of them can be dangerous,...
October 8, 2018 - 9:38am
August 28, 2018
Editorial: It's back to school ... and safety
Students are heading back to school. Take a deep breath and it's a heart-warming moment — snapping of first-day photos, meeting new teachers,...
August 28, 2018 - 9:51am
August 21, 2018
Minnesota Supreme Court revives 'bad teachers' lawsuit
ST. PAUL—The Minnesota Supreme Court ordered the state Court of Appeals to reconsider a decision to dismiss a lawsuit that claims teachers...
August 21, 2018 - 10:28pm
May 17, 2018
Dayton vetoes tax bill over school funding, as promised
ST. PAUL — The Minnesota Legislature has three days left to pass bills, and nearly all major legislation remains in limbo. On Thursday, May...
May 17, 2018 - 12:39pm
May 14, 2018
Bonding passes in Minn. House as session winds down
ST. PAUL—Minnesota House passage of a public works funding bill signals the beginning of the end to the 2018 Minnesota Legislature. The...
May 14, 2018 - 4:55pm
May 3, 2018
District 833 School Board briefs April 26
2019-20 calendar approved South Washington County Board School unanimously approved the 2019-20 K-through-12 school calendar on April 26. "We...
May 3, 2018 - 8:18pm
April 22, 2018
The demise of McNally Smith: Bankruptcy hearing this week for failed St. Paul music college
ST. PAUL — Between March and November last year, the co-founders of McNally Smith College of Music loaned the school $1.33 million in a failed attempt to keep the St. Paul school in business. That's according to filings in two bankruptcy cases — one for the school and...
April 22, 2018 - 8:23pm
April 13, 2018
Dayton proposes $19 million additional special education funds
ST. PAUL -- Gov. Mark Dayton has proposed an additional $19 million in special education funding for next year, as such expenses rise throughout...
April 13, 2018 - 9:02am
March 23, 2018
Goddard School franchise to open Woodbury location
WOODBURY — A nationwide preschool franchise is set to open a new Woodbury location. Goddard School, a network of preschool and kindergarten...
March 23, 2018 - 7:49am
March 16, 2018
'Let's get this done': Teachers, district continuing negotiations for new contract
COTTAGE GROVE — An overflow crowd of teachers and supporters wore red in solidarity for the United Teachers of South Washington County...
March 16, 2018 - 2:48pm
February 26, 2018
District 833 School Board briefs Feb. 15
District 833 Assistant Supt. Mike Johnson presented the Woodbury Chamber of Commerce Educator of the Year award to Newport Elementary School...
February 26, 2018 - 10:03am
February 8, 2018
Lending a helping hand ... or paw
COTTAGE GROVE — South Washington County Schools are looking at ways for disabled students to get a little help from the animal kingdom. During Thursday's School Board meeting, policy was discussed that would allow service animals to be used at District 833 schools. "We have...
February 8, 2018 - 1:23pm
January 29, 2018
Column: Building a district of one student --18,600 times
This month we celebrated the life of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. If Dr. King were alive today he would be 89 years old.
January 29, 2018 - 7:49am
January 22, 2018
Middle school names Students of Excellence for January
Eight students from Cottage Grove Middle School were selected as "Students of Excellence" for January. Students and their families were honored...
January 22, 2018 - 8:00pm