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New Life Academy names interim head
Walz, legislative leaders strike budget deal, drop gas tax hike
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Boys Lacrosse: East Ridge wins key non-conference game
Baseball: East Ridge wins over Forest Lake, Park falls to White Bear Lake
Boys Tennis: East Ridge loses close match to Eagan in section semifinals
Washington County Parks begins campfire program May 25
Girls Golf: Park, East Ridge, New Life continue strong weeks to finish out regular season
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
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After turning point, East Metro Symphony Orchestra celebrates 10 years
The East Metro Symphony Orchestra closed out its 10th season with anniversary concert "10 Years and Still Celebrating!" May 19 at Trinity Lutheran...
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'Little Shop' earns Park numerous Spotlight Awards
Park High School scarfed down a plateful of Spotlight Awards for "Little Shop of Horrors," the campy musical about a love triangle among a man,...
11 hours ago
April 30, 2019
A soaring production: East Ridge to perform ‘Wendy and Peter Pan’
Most schools say that they want their students to fly high and soar, though the majority do not take those phrases as literally as East Ridge...
April 30, 2019 - 5:00pm
April 26, 2019
Park High School presents ‘Little Shop of Horrors’
COTTAGE GROVE — William Hallock is destined for digestion. In the Park High School Musical "Little Shop of Horrors," he plays Seymour,...
April 26, 2019 - 8:26am
April 23, 2019
New Life Academy stages spring musical this weekend
The New Life Academy student theater in Woodbury will present "Seven Brides for Seven Brothers" Thursday through Sunday.
April 23, 2019 - 11:30am
A classic murder mystery: Royal Theatre brings to life an Agatha Christie classic
WOODBURY — The Royal Theatre at Woodbury High School will perform the Agatha Christie murder mystery, "Appointment With Death." Set in...
April 23, 2019 - 5:00am
April 19, 2019
World-class pianist to perform at Hastings Arts Center
Next week, the Hastings Arts Center will host two events around world-class pianist, Mariki Bournaki. Bournaki is the subject of a documentary,...
April 19, 2019 - 10:00am
April 12, 2019
Locally Grown Theatre debuts at Oltman Middle School
Locally Grown Theatre isn't performing "Harvey" to upstage his cousin, the Easter Bunny — nor to ride on his cotton-tails by monetizing...
April 12, 2019 - 4:00pm
April 4, 2019
Strong character, strong opinions: Minnesotan C.C. Beck gave birth to Captain Marvel stories
Any claim that Captain Marvel, once billed as "the world's mightiest human," was conceived in Zumbrota are not far off the mark. C.C. Beck,...
April 4, 2019 - 7:00pm
Spoiler alert: Yes, there are two Captains Marvel
When did Captain Marvel become a woman? Ask your grandparents — or any Zumbrota historian — and you will learn that the first Captain...
April 4, 2019 - 7:00pm
March 31, 2019
Gustavus Wind Orchestra to make East Ridge stop
The Gustavus Wind Orchestra will make its seventh stop of its statewide tour at East Ridge High School at 7 p.m. Thursday, April 4. The orchestra...
March 31, 2019 - 5:00am
March 7, 2019
WATCH: Greater Twin Cities Youth Symphonies performs at East Ridge High School
Student song leaders and musicians from the Greater Twin Cities Youth Symphonies performed March 3 in the Concert Orchestra Sing-Along Concert...
March 7, 2019 - 11:00am
March 6, 2019
Review: ‘Lilly’s Purple Plastic Purse’ at Black Box Theater
"Lilly's Purple Plastic Purse" was published in 1996 and is still well-loved by children today. The book, written by Kevin Henkes, has been used...
March 6, 2019 - 9:43am
Cottage Grove teen releases first single
She's not old enough to drive, but singer and guitarist Hailey James has released her first single. "Live Your Life" is available on iTunes,...
March 6, 2019 - 5:00am
February 10, 2019
Local guitarist, partner reach semi-finals at Memphis blues competition
COTTAGE GROVE — Blues guitarist Joe Filipovich of Cottage Grove made the semifinals at last month’s International Blues Challenge in Memphis,...
February 10, 2019 - 1:12pm