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Newport Lutheran Church holds Halloween festival
Gibbs Farm celebrates old-fashioned Halloween
Monster Bash Halloween parade
Family fall festival at King of Kings
Zywiec's 'Haunting Experience'
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August 18, 2015
CenturyLink brings cable TV service to the Woodbury area
Some south Washington County residents starting this fall will have an alternative to Comcast for Internet-based cable TV service. CenturyLink...
August 18, 2015 - 3:34pm
June 10, 2009
Bouncing into summer
Middleton Elementary students bounced and danced their way into summer at the "Last Day of School Carnival" on June 5. The children got a send-off...
June 10, 2009 - 10:02am
May 26, 2009
Send in the class clowns
Clowns -- you either love them or you hate them, but for Middleton Elementary students, they got to be them. On May 17, Middleton fourth grade...
May 26, 2009 - 2:13pm
March 31, 2009
When science met art at Middleton
Dozens of young artists and scientists came out for Middleton Elementary's Science and Art Fair March 20. Whether a student is a left brain thinker or a right brain thinker, the science and art fair allowed students to express their creativity and knowledge. This event was initially...
March 31, 2009 - 11:57am
March 25, 2009
Time of change coming
My son started kindergarten when Liberty Ridge Elementary opened in 2003. It was a brand new school. Two years later, my daughter became a kindergartener at the same school. We like the school and the staff. Liberty Ridge is the only school we know. And it is the closest school to...
March 25, 2009 - 11:58am
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 13, 2009
Woodbury family files lawsuit against District 833
A Woodbury family frustrated by the edicts of a District 833 school boundary decision are taking a stand in court. Kendra and Tim Goertzen have filed a lawsuit with the Minnesota Court of Appeals on Feb. 17 over issues stemming from the school boundary decision District 833's school...
March 13, 2009 - 3:55pm
February 18, 2009
Putting imagination on a page
Minnesota author Alison McGhee thinks writing is a "cool" job because her job is whatever she imagines it to be. McGhee spoke to Middleton Elementary classes on Feb. 9 about writing and reading as part of the school's observance of "I Love to Read Month. " "You are just making...
February 18, 2009 - 12:00am
Jumping at school for a good cause
The Middleton Elementary School gym was literally jumping Feb. 11 thanks to the annual "Jump Rope For Heart" fundraising event. More than 700 students, grades one through six, took time out from their regular classes to spend time jumping to save lives. By the end of the day,...
February 18, 2009 - 12:00am
December 23, 2008
Middleton adopts families for the holidays
Middleton Elementary School raised nearly $6,000 to purchase gifts for its adopt-a-family program this year. In the past, only third grade teacher...
December 23, 2008 - 12:00am
April 30, 2008
Students honored for academic workout
Balloons, medals and trophies were all part of a special celebration last week. Students from elementary and junior high schools across District 833 met at Bailey Elementary School on April 22 to be rewarded for their achievements in academic triathlons over the year. More than...
April 30, 2008 - 12:00am
March 19, 2008
'Treat our children fairly'
[Editor's note: This is the third in a series of features highlighting the impact of the new school boundary proposals on neighborhoods around Woodbury. E-mail firstname.lastname@example.org if you would like your neighborhood story to be told.] "Our school is ground zero.
March 19, 2008 - 12:00am