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March 22, 2019
Justin Luan. Submitted photo
Lake Middle School math team finishes eighth at competition
March 22, 2019 - 11:44am
Sara O'Connor, the Woodbury Middle School band director and Susan K. Berg-Williams, the Cottage Grove Middle School band director, hold a grant check for $1,530 from St. Croix Valley Foundation. Submitted photo
Middle school bands receive grant for new music
March 22, 2019 - 6:00am
March 12, 2019
Vardaan Gupta, Ray Huntley and Alex Meyer (from left) work on their robot at Math and Science Academy. Their robotics team, the Rhythm Packed Mechanics, will compete at the FTC World Championships next month in Detroit. William Loeffler / RiverTown Multimedia
The robot gang: Math and Science Academy gears up for world championships
March 12, 2019 - 5:00pm
March 5, 2019
Minnesota author David LaRochelle shared stories with students at Middleton Elementary School on Feb. 27. William Loeffler / RiverTown Multimedia
Middleton students hear a monkey story
March 5, 2019 - 4:31pm
Donaldson Company, Inc., recently presented Glenwood City High School technology education teacher Mike Wannemacher a $20,000 grant, which the school will use to purchase and upgrade welding equipment. Submitted photo
Donaldson Company awards $20K to Glenwood City tech program
March 5, 2019 - 7:31am
March 1, 2019
Lucas Delmore (left) and Sophia Gail talk with retired Minnesota Supreme Court Justice and Vikings MVP Alan Page during his Feb. 28 appearance at Grey Cloud Elementary School. William Loeffler / RiverTown Multimedia
Alan Page visits Grey Cloud Elementary School
March 1, 2019 - 12:28pm
February 28, 2019
Oltman Middle School Scholars of the Month for February included, in the front row, (from left to right): Emm Myrvold, Caden Schwartz, Jake Young, Chloe Thao and Lauran Osland. Back row: Taylor Thiesfeld, Stanley Manivong, Charles Rychlicki, Emmi Holtz, Morgan Voyda and Leslie Switala. Not pictured is Eason Lor. Submitted photo
Oltman students honored for February
February 28, 2019 - 6:00pm
February 27, 2019
Hillside Elementary School teacher Michelle Harrison (left) and City Council member LaRae Mills listen as Katie Fuller, 10, gives Cottage Grove Mayor Myron Bailey a report on the pollution caused by plastic bags and the plants that produce them. Harrison's fifth-grade class urged Bailey to ban plastic bags in the city. William Loeffler / RiverTown Multimedia
Fifth graders to mayor: ban plastic bags
February 27, 2019 - 12:30pm
February 26, 2019
Travis VanDeWiele resigns as East Ridge wrestling co-head coach after Pioneer Press report
February 26, 2019 - 10:50pm
February 25, 2019
This screenshot was taken from the new District 833 website, which debuts in March.
School board: new website, revised school calendar
February 25, 2019 - 1:34pm
February 18, 2019
New Life Academy takes second in One Act sections
February 18, 2019 - 10:17am
February 11, 2019
Rep. Mary Kunesh-Podein, DFL-New Brighton, left, along with Sen. Patricia Torres Ray, DFL-Minneapolis, right, introduce legislation aimed at boosting the number of teachers of color and American Indian teachers in Minnesota. Dana Ferguson / FORUM NEWS SERVICE
Minnesota lawmakers aim to boost teacher diversity, shrink achievement gap
February 11, 2019 - 4:56pm
January 25, 2019
Eight make Teacher of the Year candidate list
January 25, 2019 - 5:00am
January 23, 2019
Transfiguration Catholic School student Michael Merabella poses with his 10-pound cabbage. Photo courtesy of the Merabella family
Oakdale student wins scholarship in statewide cabbage contest
January 23, 2019 - 5:00am
January 13, 2019
Pilot Bill Steier puts on his headset as he gets ready to give Madison Doffing, 13, from Cottage Grove a 1/2 hour ride from Fleming Field in South St. Paul on Saturday, Jan. 12. Joining Steier in his 1965 Cessna 172, but not pictured were Madison's dad, Jason, and her brother, Tyler, 12. Steier has taken over 600 kids for a flight as a part of the Associations (EAA) Young Eagles program which aims to introduce kids 8-17 to aviation through their first free plane ride. John Autey / St. Paul Pioneer Press
Minn. pilot has taken 600 area kids on free flights through Young Eagles program
January 13, 2019 - 4:54pm