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Police report: Bee causes car accident by buzzing driver, a rash of store burglaries, and a gun that fell off a vehicle's roof
Dayton offers 25% health insurance premium reduction proposal
St. Croix Prep Academy kids, staff and community partners set to restore prairie
Minnesota roundup: Patrol still looking for hit-and-run driver who killed 85 year old woman; Man killed after contacting live wire following crash; plus more state headlines.
Q&A with Washington County Commissioner District 2 candidate Stan Karwoski
crime and courts
Volleyball: Raptors advance to section semifinals
Girls Soccer: Raptors offense can’t connect in state loss to Andover
Volleyball: Eagles cruise past St. Paul Harding
Cross Country: Woodbury runners Holiday, Romain are headed to state
MN state parks to be free on day after Thanksgiving
Festival for kids at Valley Creek Mall
An itch to stitch: Woodbury guild hosts quilt show at Lake Middle School
Newport Lutheran Church holds Halloween festival
Gibbs Farm celebrates old-fashioned Halloween
Monster Bash Halloween parade
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Norman M. Lorentzsen, 99
Gary Carlton, 63
Jean Ekern, 91
John N. DeMorest, 54
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May 19, 2009
Minnesota Zoomobile brings animals to Woodbury Elementary
Woodbury Elementary School students got up close and personal with several critters from tropical rain forests May 13 when the Minnesota Zoomobile...
May 19, 2009 - 1:09pm
April 28, 2009
Sixth-graders coordinate blood drive
They might be too young to donate blood themselves, but sixth-graders at Afton-Lakeland Elementary School proved you're never too young to make a difference. With help from parent volunteer Bob Dickie, sixth-graders organized and hosted what Red Cross officials are calling the first...
April 28, 2009 - 12:37pm
April 9, 2009
A gathering of artists at three schools
It was a creative week in late March in District 833 when three separate Woodbury schools held art shows showcasing their creative students....
April 9, 2009 - 11:04am
March 25, 2009
Learning the lessons of milk
How often do kids hear the "myth" that eating right can make them stronger and faster? Well, kids got a taste of that reality on March 20 at...
March 25, 2009 - 2:31pm
March 24, 2009
Students and teachers had an opportunity to share their family stories with others on March 10 and 12 during the family share days at Woodbury...
March 24, 2009 - 1:48pm
March 18, 2009
Bringing history to life at Middleton
Some of history's most famous and iconic figures came to life March 13 during Middleton Elementary's annual HistoryFest. ...
March 18, 2009 - 7:28am
March 11, 2009
Around the world in three days
Everyone has a heritage. Everyone has a story. Everyone has a culture. Woodbury Elementary is hoping to connect its students to their family...
March 11, 2009 - 1:57pm
Woodbury Goodyear donates to Bailey
During a week-long promotion titled Caring For Cars, Caring For Kids," the local Woodbury Goodyear store donated $2,320 to Bailey Elementary School. The Bailey PTA and Linn Companies worked as a team to promote this campaign, in which Goodyear gave Bailey Elementary 10 percent of...
March 11, 2009 - 1:25pm
February 12, 2009
Liberty Ridge principal to move to WJH
Liberty Ridge Elementary principal Kari Lopez will take on the role of Woodbury Junior High principal as of July 1. With the departing of Principal Dennis from WJH at the end of the year in order to move to East Ridge High School, there was an empty hole that needed to be filled,...
February 12, 2009 - 12:17pm
January 15, 2009
Cookie dough fundraiser kicked off
"C" is for "cookie" -- and it's also for "cash." That is what Woodbury Elementary students are hoping to raise with the "Cookie Dough Fundraiser"...
January 15, 2009 - 4:00pm
December 8, 2008
Woodbury Chamber of Commerce names 'Outstanding Educators'
The Woodbury Chamber of Commerce has selected the 2008 Outstanding Educators.
December 8, 2008 - 12:00am
December 3, 2008
Bookfairs to benefit schools
Two elementary schools are slated to have bookfairs held on their behalf at Barnes & Noble, 7020 Valley Creek Plaza, Woodbury. Saturday, Dec. 6 is Woodbury Elementary Day at Barnes & Noble. Mention the school when a purchase is made that day and the store will donate a percentage...
December 3, 2008 - 12:00am
Veterans enlist as volunteers at Afton-Lakeland Elementary
Five former soldiers, who proudly served their country during their tours, recently signed on for a different kind of duty - one with no pay and huge rewards. These veterans now spend each Wednesday morning serving the students of Afton-Lakeland Elementary as volunteers, mentors,...
December 3, 2008 - 12:00am
November 20, 2008
Hangin' with the big kids
What better way for parents to get a night off from the kids than to have other, older kids take care of them? That's the idea behind Parents'...
November 20, 2008 - 12:00am
November 12, 2008
Making it count: The children's vote
Barack Obama may be the next President of the United States, but it was John McCain who stole the vote in Liberty Ridge Elementary School. By...
November 12, 2008 - 12:00am