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August 30, 2018
District 833 hires 3rd assistant superintendent
August 30, 2018 - 6:00am
August 26, 2018
Minnesota's math standards need revision, national school reform group says
August 26, 2018 - 5:41pm
August 21, 2018
The Minnesota State Capitol
Minnesota Supreme Court revives 'bad teachers' lawsuit
August 21, 2018 - 10:28pm
August 20, 2018
East Ridge Face Off Club Board Member Eric Young, President Mike Pape, Board Member Shawn Schmidt, Head Coach Dustin Vogelgesang, Board Member Mary McVey and East Ridge Athletic Director Sara Palodichuk broke ground on the locker room expansion at the Cottage Grove Ice Arena Aug. 14. Courtesy of the East Ridge Face Off Club
Work begins on Cottage Grove Ice Arena locker room expansions
August 20, 2018 - 1:23pm
August 14, 2018
Arthur Williams is the new principal at Middleton Elementary School in Woodbury. Submitted photo
School Board hires new Middleton Elementary principal
August 14, 2018 - 6:00pm
August 6, 2018
Construction of the new Oltman Middle School is nearly complete. The $72 million facility will welcome students in September. William Loeffler / RiverTown Multimedia
Oltman rising: New middle school set to open in September
August 6, 2018 - 5:00am
August 2, 2018
Physics Professor Jim Madsen, chair of the UW-River Falls Physics Department, has spent two decades collaborating with the IceCube South Pole Neutrino Observatory. IceCube’s international team of scientists recently discovered a blazar as the source of high-energy cosmic neutrinos. UWRF file photo.
4 billion light years in the making: one UW-River Falls professor's journey to a scientific breakthrough
August 2, 2018 - 8:00pm
July 25, 2018
Nick Falde is the new principal at South Washington County Alternative High School. William Loeffler / RiverTown Multimedia
Learning their stories: New Alternative High School principal takes the reins
July 25, 2018 - 5:29pm
July 14, 2018
Tutor Jane Anderson (middle) at Bailey Elementary School recently received the President's Volunteer Service Gold Award, awarded to those who inspire others to engage in volunteer service. She is flanked by internal coach Amy Frandsen (left) and program manager Sarah Weber. Submitted photo
Reading, math tutors wanted
July 14, 2018 - 7:49am
July 10, 2018
Woodbury man appointed to state college board
July 10, 2018 - 1:33pm
July 5, 2018
Christian Cupboard came to the No Kid Hungry event June 11 prepared with food packs. Katie Nelson / RiverTown Multimedia
No place to call home: South Washington County teens face homelessness, gaps in service
July 5, 2018 - 5:00pm
July 2, 2018
Woodbury students (from left) Jaylin Tuman, Annie Ward, Nadia Franzen, Lily Neumann-Drenth, Njeri Waititu, Lily Pieper and Stephanie Zhang pose at the national speech tournament. Submitted photo
Students find success at National Speech and Debate Tournament
July 2, 2018 - 8:18pm
June 23, 2018
Valley Crossing students achieve success in WordMasters Challenge
June 23, 2018 - 6:00am
June 13, 2018
Volunteers braved the rain to put together the new playground equipment at Newport Elementary School June 9. Katie Nelson / RiverTown Multimedia
Building community: Volunteers construct playground for Newport Elementary School
June 13, 2018 - 5:00am
June 12, 2018
Faculty members gave high-fives June 5, 2018, as graduates processed in. Jackie Renzetti / RiverTown Multimedia
A day of celebration: Alternative high school students receive diplomas
June 12, 2018 - 8:00pm
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