Amber Kispert-Smith has been the schools and Afton reporter at the Woodbury Bulletin since 2008. She holds a bachelor’s degree in journalism from the University of Minnesota. She previously worked as a reporter for Press Publications in White Bear Lake.
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Cottage Grove resident Tracy Brunnette is in her 14th year on the District 833 School Board, and she’s hoping to make it 18.
The past four years have been so enjoyable for District 833 School Board member Laurie Johnson, of Woodbury, that she is ready to continue.
Preschoolers learn about fruits and vegetables, but now some are studying with Apples.
East Ridge High School seniors Megan Hickey and Ryan Thompson were crowned king and queen during the school’s homecoming festivities on Friday, Sept. 20. The week included a variety of events including spirit days and powder puff and powder poof games. The week culminated with the school’s homecoming pep rally, royalty coronation and parade. The East Ridge football team beat Park High School 55-20 on Friday. The game was followed by the school dance.
East Ridge High School seniors Matthew Ickstadt and Eaman Shire have aced the ACT test.
Starting this school year, all District 833 school buses are implementing a seating chart as a way to better address safety.
For as long as she can remember, Cottage Grove native Elizabeth Weinlick has always wanted to travel internationally with her children.
Woodbury resident Brooke Mischler, who has always wanted to travel, will spend a school year studying in Normandy, France.
Woodbury Community Theatre will be celebrating the power of music with its summer musical.
This past spring, East Ridge High School brought William Shakespeare's "A Midsummer Night's Dream" to the stage. Then they visited stages in London.