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Madison's Place Playground undergoes repairs
Q&A with House 53B challenger Alberder Gillespie
Q&A with House 53B incumbent Kelly Fenton
District 834 School Board candidates spar over issues including BOLD
Minnesota sees record one-day online voter registration
crime and courts
Football: Royals upset Raptors in regular season finale
Cross Country: Woodbury’s Romain wins Suburban East title
Woodbury approves co-op girls hockey team
Adapted Soccer: Thunderbolts get season's first shutout
Girls Tennis: Schurhamer team qualifies for state meet
Woodbury Boy Scout leads makeover of thrift shop entrance
Crossroads Church considers Hastings campus
Local realtor seeking shoe donations to fight extreme poverty
Corn maze a nod to first responders
Trick-or-Treat sneak peak
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HOUSING AND REDEV
EQUITY ALLIANCE 9-21-16
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EQUITY ALLIANCE 8-17-16
Norman M. Lorentzsen, 99
Gary Carlton, 63
Jean Ekern, 91
John N. DeMorest, 54
Mary E. Edwards, 75
LETTER: Kent and rest of DFL support the Humpty Dumpty that is MNsure
LETTER: Vote Democratic, not for Fenton the co-sponsor of ‘bathroom bills’
LETTER: Trust Ward to work for common goals with ongoing funding sources
LETTER: Gillespie is warmhearted; Fenton caters to gun lobby
LETTER: Fenton brings Woodbury priorities to St. Paul
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School District 833
March 7, 2015
District 833 students gain in graduation rates
The graduation rate for South Washington County Schools exceeds the state average by more than 10 percent, according to new Minnesota Department...
March 7, 2015 - 2:20pm
VIEWPOINT: District balances its educational opportunities with budget constraints
I started my column in January with this statement: We have a lot to be proud of in the South Washington County School district. After a difficult...
March 7, 2015 - 12:58pm
March 6, 2015
LETTER: Let Valley Crossing school keep thriving
As a District 625 (St. Paul) resident, I’m so grateful my daughters have the great opportunity to attend Valley Crossing Community School. It breaks my heart children who may not have a top-rated neighborhood school — even those in District 833 — may be denied this chance once...
March 6, 2015 - 12:57pm
September 9, 2009
All-district freshman dance
School District 833 high school freshmen are invited to the "Freshmen Frenzy" all-district freshman dance in the gymnasium of Woodbury High School, 2665 Woodlane Drive, Friday, Sept. 11, from 8:30 to 11 p.m., following the Woodbury vs. Park football game. Admission is $5. No shoes...
September 9, 2009 - 8:05am
10 candidates file for 833 school board
District 833 School Board member Ellen Ayers is not running for a second four-year term, as the deadline for filing for office was 5 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 8. Among the 10 candidates filing for election for four seats on the board, are incumbents Tracy Brunette, of Cottage Grove; Denise...
September 9, 2009 - 7:47am
September 3, 2009
Former Park principal files for 833 school board
Walt Lyszak of Cottage Grove, retired Park High School principal, has filed to run for the School District 833 School Board. Four, four-year terms are up for election this fall -- seats currently held by Denise Kapler, Marsha Adou, Tracy Brunnette and Ellen Ayers. Adou, Brunnette...
September 3, 2009 - 7:51am
August 6, 2009
Four District 833 seats up for grabs this fall
Four District 833 School Board seats are up for election this fall. Four-years terms include those held by members Tracy Brunnette, Marsha Adou, Denise Kapler and Ellen Ayers. Filing opens Aug. 25 and closes Sept. 8. There is a $2 filing fee and candidates must be 21 years old when...
August 6, 2009 - 2:37pm
July 17, 2009
Domino's gets school pizza bid
The difference in two bids to supply "fresh, hot pizza" to District 833 schools would pay for nearly 4,000 chicken patties, Nutrition Services Director Barb Osthus told the District 833 School Board at the July 16 meeting. At the June school board meeting, after the owner of Cassini's...
July 17, 2009 - 8:49am
July 8, 2009
A new era for South Washington County schools
As director of District 833 legal services and human resources, Mark Porter made no secret that he was applying for superintendent jobs in other...
July 8, 2009 - 8:55am
June 5, 2009
833 set to approve budget later this month
District 833 School Board members are keeping their fingers crossed that Gov.
June 5, 2009 - 9:58am
June 3, 2009
District trying suspension substitute
School District 833 will pilot a new plan for alternatives to in-school suspension at Park High School with a $20,000 grant from the Minnesota Department of Education. Successful Alternative Supports (SAS) includes training, parent outreach, behavior options for students, monitoring...
June 3, 2009 - 8:05am
May 27, 2009
East Ridge girls hockey program split between Park and Woodbury
East Ridge High School won't have its own girls hockey team in its first two years under a plan passed by the District 833 School Board Thursday, May 21. Instead, future East Ridge students currently in the Woodbury High School attendance area will play for the Woodbury team, and...
May 27, 2009 - 3:38pm
May 8, 2009
No price increase recommended for school lunches this fall
The price of School District 833 lunches will remain the same when school opens in the fall if the Nutrition Services budget is approved when the school board meets May 21. A $527,264 projected deficit for the 2009-2010 school year is being projected, but it can be covered by unallocated...
May 8, 2009 - 7:40am
April 24, 2009
833 hires two replacement administrators
The School District 833 School Board was introduced to two new administrators at the April 23 meeting.
April 24, 2009 - 8:01am
School District 883 ends 110 probationary teaching jobs
The School District 833 School Board voted to terminate 110 probationary teaching jobs at the April 23 board meeting. Teaching positions for those who have worked in the district for three or fewer years are ended each year by the board. If the jobs were not terminated, teachers...
April 24, 2009 - 7:57am