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Residence Inn opened Friday in Woodbury
County candidates speak at forum
Middle Eastern quick serve opens in Woodbury
Minnesota drivers expected to hit more than 42,000 deer
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Volleyball: Park sweeps rival Woodbury
Boys Soccer: Raptors’ winning streak grows to six games
Girls Soccer: Raptors put weather aside to defeat Roseville
Adapted Soccer: Thunderbolts roll in home opener
A couple of shotgun experts find out what they've been missing in mourning dove hunting
Residents rally for Big Truck Day
38th annual Afton Art in the Park in pictures
The gift of writing: Local author recognized, donates books
Belwin Conservancy unveils new look for education center
Kids Glo Run: Neon is back in style
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Homecoming hurrahs: WHS and NLA celebrate with parades, pep fests
Homecoming season got under way last week in Woodbury. New Life Academy and Woodbury High School celebrated with pep fests and parades. The rally...
13 hours 8 min ago
September 25, 2016
Woodbury High grad receives $3K scholarship to attend U of M
Paying for college is a struggle for some families, and for 18-year-old Contessa Boorman, she's covering most of the costs on her own. Her mother...
September 25, 2016 - 7:11pm
September 24, 2016
District 833 proposes flat levy
School District 833 South Washington County Schools is seeking the maximum-allowed property tax levy for 2017, but the proposal still is less...
September 24, 2016 - 9:50am
September 23, 2016
Debt refinance could save $4 million
School District 833 Refinanced debt could save School District 833 taxpayers more than $4 million. South Washington County Schools plans to reissue...
September 23, 2016 - 9:50am
September 21, 2016
Contract reached for District 833 maintenance workers
Maintenance workers in South Washington County Schools have a new contract. The district reached agreement with Maintenance Employees, Local...
September 21, 2016 - 9:43am
Feeling invisible? Cultural liaisons want to help
Greg Van Leer Jr. hadn't played trombone since he went to middle school. But as one of four District 833 cultural liaisons and a man who cares...
September 21, 2016 - 8:25am
September 19, 2016
Employees' overnight scramble saves East Ridge school lunch
Some District 833 Nutrition Services employees pulled an overnight shift last week to ensure East Ridge High School students would have lunch despite a hot water shortage in the building.
September 19, 2016 - 12:34pm
September 18, 2016
There's still time to weigh in on whether or not Valley Crossing builds walls
Walls have not been built at Valley Crossing Elementary, where responsive classroom model thrives under the building's current construction....
September 18, 2016 - 9:26am
September 16, 2016
Teacher rally at East Ridge stadium to start school year
District 833 teachers rallied at East Ridge High School's stadium to start the school year in a "pep fest type atmosphere," Superintendent Keith...
September 16, 2016 - 1:26pm
September 15, 2016
School board meets three times this month
The South Washington County School Board has a busy job to do. "I don't know if that's like a leap year thing," school board chairman Ron Kath...
September 15, 2016 - 8:27pm
District 833 tech pilot program expands
A three-year pilot program that started with 5,000 iPads and many carts of shared tablets has expanded beyond the five schools where it started....
September 15, 2016 - 9:35am
September 13, 2016
School District 833 to resume tests for lead in water
South Washington County Schools will pay an environmental consulting firm to test for lead in its school water systems.
September 13, 2016 - 8:31am
September 12, 2016
Sticking up for their school: East Ridge students create Post-It murals
An art installation at East Ridge High School involved 16 students, one day of work and thousands of Post-Its. The team collaborated with 3M...
September 12, 2016 - 4:22pm
September 9, 2016
Olson will lead Transportation Department
Carrie Olson, the new transportation director for School District 833, is no stranger to the department. Olson has worked in the Transportation Department since 2006 and became assistant director in June 2014. In this role, she assigns, supervises and evaluates the work of the department's...
September 9, 2016 - 1:05pm
September 7, 2016
School District 833 ACT scores dip as more students test
Local scores follow broader trend, but remain higher than state and national average.
September 7, 2016 - 9:25am