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Police cut short shopping spree in Woodbury
Swindler must pay restitution and comply with terms of probation
Italian street food chain Piada to open in Woodbury
Court issues warrant for alleged fraudster from Hastings
Woman serves 60 days for aiding and abetting 1st-degree drug sale
crime and courts
Swimming and diving: Raptors lead conference relays
New Life Academy girls soccer: Eagles drop opener to Visitation
New Life Academy tennis: Eagles fare well in tournaments
East Ridge tennis: Raptors lose to Eagan, dominate Henry Sibley
East Ridge volleyball: Raptors adjust to high-tempo opponent in season-opening 3-1
Valued council members bid adieu to Woodbury Days
Area 4-H members win at Washington County Fair
Dogs and ducks: Kids learn life lessons in theater camp
What to do at Woodbury Days
Hope Glen Farm unveils treehouse suite
arts and entertainment
Bank of America vs Bright
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Mortgage Electronic Registration Systems, Inc vs Jost
Donna Reynolds, 83
Helen L. Van Allen, 88
Florence E. Jacques, 88
Tom W. Mertz, 48
Roger C. Meikle, 60
VIEWPOINT: East metro deserves 100-year plan for transportation
VIEWPOINT: Our students are the focus of all we do
LETTER: I enjoyed teaching 29 years of driver's ed
LETTER: Employers are looking to hire people with hands-on experience
VIEWPOINT: Woodbury Days provides inspiration for appreciation
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LETTER: Referendum a step in right direction
As a District 833 School Board candidate, I believe in public education. I believe we need to focus on the students, support our teachers and become fiscally sound as a district. The referendums on the ballot offer us with the opportunity to take a step in the right direction and...
October 31, 2015 - 11:24pm
LETTER: Support levy to keep district bus drivers
Please vote ‘yes’ on Nov. 3. If the operating levy does not pass, District 833 Trans- portation Services’ student busing will be outsourced and approximately 200 district professionals will lose their job. Over 80 percent of these workers live in our district, which means...
October 31, 2015 - 10:24pm
LETTER: Reject the referendum; District 833 should explore other options
South Washington County Schools is asking voters to approve a $10.3 million operating levy, a $96 million bond and a $46.5 million bond for building construction and improvement when voters go to the polls next month. Should they be approved, the annual cost to homeowners with property...
October 31, 2015 - 9:24pm
LETTER: Witte a role model for servant leadership
I’m writing in support of Michelle Witte for election to our District 833 School Board. I’ve been a resident in Woodbury in five different neighborhoods over the last 46 years, and retired from 3M in 2001 after a 37-year career. I’ve known Michelle for more than five years,...
October 31, 2015 - 8:24pm
LETTER: Vote ‘yes’ to show support for all kids
My name is Justin Olsen. I am a graduate of Park High School, a member of the Cottage Grove City Council and the parent of two children in South Washington County Schools. I fully support all three school district referendum questions on the ballot this year. Whether I had children...
October 31, 2015 - 7:24pm
LETTER: Kath’s insight, vision still needed on School Board
I am writing to ask for your continued support for Ron Kath for District 833 School Board. He is a well respected friend, leader, community member who has raised a son in the School District 833 community. I have known Ron for the last eight years as a previous School Board member...
October 31, 2015 - 6:24pm
LETTER: Important to vote ‘yes’
Nov. 3 is an important day for south Washington County citizens. District 833 has three School Board seats and a levy and bond referendum up for voting. I believe the incumbents — Ron Kath, Michelle Witte and Joe Slavin — deserve to be elected. They are well informed on the issues...
October 31, 2015 - 5:24pm
October 26, 2015
VIEWPOINT: We are doing more than listening; we are hearing our community
Our district values and encourages collaborative partnerships with parents and community members. We seek and welcome feedback on issues facing...
October 26, 2015 - 12:11am
October 24, 2015
Anti-levy consultant’s involvement worries referendum supporters
Supporters of School District 833’s referendum fear the end-of-campaign influence of a consultant with a reputation for using controversial...
October 24, 2015 - 5:14pm
Barton: Look for budget savings, study space alternatives
Dean Barton Age: 57 City: St. Paul Park Family: Wife Roberta; four adult children Occupation: Works for American Enterprise Investment...
October 24, 2015 - 12:06pm
Driscoll: Retired in name only, ready to apply experience
Patricia Driscoll Age: 62 City: Cottage Grove Family: Husband Patrick; three adult children Occupation: Retired elementary principal and...
October 24, 2015 - 12:05pm
Kath: Now is the time to act on operating levy
Ron Kath Age: 54 City: Cottage Grove Family: Wife Katie, one grown son Occupation: Director of customer planning and communication for...
October 24, 2015 - 12:04pm
Lutz: Listen to district, then do homework
Molly Lutz Age: 46 City: Woodbury Family: Husband Chris; two daughters (one Woodbury High School grad, one current WHS student) Occupation:...
October 24, 2015 - 12:03pm
Mayer-Bruestle doesn’t sit quietly in stands
Andrea Mayer-Bruestle Age: 42 City: Woodbury Family: Married with four children, two of whom graduated from Woodbury High School Occupation:...
October 24, 2015 - 12:02pm
Slavin: Motivation gained from varied school perspectives
Joe Slavin Age: 43 City: Woodbury Family: Wife Darcy; daughters Madi, 14, Lake Middle School, Emma, 12, Lake Middle School and Sophia, 9,...
October 24, 2015 - 12:01pm