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Woodbury girl, 6, awarded for bravery during apartment fire
Inmate found dead at Oak Park Heights prison
Poaching suspected after trophy bucks found dead in Woodbury
New team is up for debate at East Ridge
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Woodbury boys basketball: Season tips off right for Royals
East Ridge girls hockey: Raptors rout rival Royals 9-2 at Bielenberg
Woodbury boys hockey: Royals net first wins of the season
Woodbury girls hockey: Tough stretch ahead after winless week for Royals
East Ridge boys hockey: Raptors fall to Bloomington Jefferson in opener
Fiddle me this: Woodbury man gets big surprise on 100th birthday (W/VIDEO)
WHS grad's film to be screened at Mall of America
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Gumballs, chocolate, hot sauce: Woodbury 2nd graders offer up Thanksgiving recipes
Holiday open house to feature Santa, sleigh rides, fireworks
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April 14, 2009
Ryskoski one of four top candidates in District 196
District 834 Superintendent Keith Ryskoski is one of four candidates who will be interviewed for the top job in the Apple Valley-Rosemount school District 196. He is among two current superintendents and two district employees are still in the running for the top job in ISD 196. The...
April 14, 2009 - 11:39am
January 27, 2009
Viewpoint: Change will be the topic of discussion in District 834
I'm guessing many of you, like me, were riveted by the inauguration activities of the past week. We have all witnessed a major and historical change in the direction of our country and in our own lives. We recognize the future holds great uncertainty, yet we also recognize that with...
January 27, 2009 - 12:00am
January 14, 2009
Viewpoint: A new year for the District 834 board
The new year is upon us, which means for most of us new calendars have been posted on the walls and well-intentioned resolutions have been made. For students and staff of the Stillwater Area Public Schools the new year marks the beginning of the second half of what is stacking up...
January 14, 2009 - 12:00am
December 3, 2008
Viewpoint: Workshop days more than just a day off
When I looked at the school calendar as a kid, the only things that caught my attention were the days emblazoned with the words "No School" or "Teacher Workshop Day." To me and my classmates, those workshop days meant sleeping in late, long lazy mornings, and a full day of playing...
December 3, 2008 - 12:00am
November 19, 2008
Viewpoint: Closings, delayed start time decisions based on crucial information
I recently heard the weatherman say the words "snow flurries" for the first time this season. With the first snowflakes of the winter, many of our students begin paying close attention to the radio or television screens hoping that District 834 -- Stillwater Area Public Schools --...
November 19, 2008 - 12:00am
October 8, 2008
Viewpoint: Elections are an opportunity to teach students
With less than a month to go before Election Day, politics is at the center of many discussions at home and in offices across the nation. The political process is also a hot topic in classrooms around our school district. Teachers at all levels are taking advantage of the media coverage...
opinion / politics / education
October 8, 2008 - 12:00am
April 17, 2008
District 834 assigns itself homework
Administrators at Stillwater Area Public Schools have given themselves a homework assignment: gather feedback from parents about both the school district and about how families make school selection decisions. With the help of St. Paul based research firm e.g. Insight, who has donated...
April 17, 2008 - 12:00am
February 13, 2008
Viewpoint: Everyone has a role in ensuring a world-class education system
Some of my columns last year included information related to "Minnesota's Promise, World-Class Schools, World-Class State," a report released in the fall of 2006 by the Minnesota Association of School Administrators. The report articulated an education vision for the state of Minnesota...
February 13, 2008 - 12:00am