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Woodbury faces 3.84 percent tax levy increase in 2017
Conservative group faults Minnesota tax law
Woodbury police receive report of UFO abductions
Massive cash pouring into Minnesota legislative campaigns
Residence Inn opened Friday in Woodbury
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Girls Tennis: Woodbury falls in battle for Suburban East Conference title
Volleyball: Raptors win five-set battle vs. Rosemount
Volleyball: Park sweeps rival Woodbury
Boys Soccer: Raptors’ winning streak grows to six games
Girls Soccer: Raptors put weather aside to defeat Roseville
Life at the crossroads: ‘Songs for a New World’ examines human response to loss
Residents rally for Big Truck Day
38th annual Afton Art in the Park in pictures
The gift of writing: Local author recognized, donates books
Belwin Conservancy unveils new look for education center
arts and entertainment
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Mary E. Edwards, 75
Carol J. Piepgras, 84
VIEWPOINT: Outstanding conservation starts wtih two llamas and a prairie
VIEWPOINT: Get the facts about reverse mortgages
LETTER: Arts education gives students reason to celebrate
LETTER: Education and awareness essential to helping children stay safe
LETTER: Ward's work on restorative justice warrants her re-election
Real Estate Showcase
June 15, 2016
District to buy Bailey land for school
More than a year of negotiations has resulted in a deal for South Washington County Schools to purchase Bailey Nurseries land for the new Oltman...
June 15, 2016 - 2:15pm
November 26, 2015
Grassroots school hunger relief program begins second year
A volunteer-run hunger relief program is expanding its reach into south Washington County schools. The Weekend Pack Program debuted last year....
November 26, 2015 - 12:00pm
September 24, 2015
District broadens elementary boundary changes
Students in up to eight District 833 elementary schools could be affected by an upcoming attendance boundary change. South Washington County...
September 24, 2015 - 12:12am
September 9, 2015
‘Farming in Newport’ to feature early pioneers
Historian Robert Vogel will present “Farming in the shadow of the Twin Cities: A brief history of agriculture in Newport” at 7 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 9, at the Newport Public Library and Community Center, 405 Seventh Ave., Newport. Vogel, who has served as the city’s historic...
September 9, 2015 - 12:39pm
June 15, 2015
Feeding the hidden hungry
Some students in District 833 may look forward to school on Mondays — because that’s when they’ll get their next proper meal. Weekend...
June 15, 2015 - 7:00am
June 30, 2009
City taking time on turbine ordinance
Whether the South Washington School District will install a wind turbine at East Ridge High School, once planned to be about 190 feet tall, is looking more uncertain as of late.
June 30, 2009 - 7:21am
June 17, 2009
After projects, District 833 left with $5M to spend
The downside of an economic depression is that School District 833 had to cut the general fund budget and increase class sizes. The up side is that, due to the decline in construction activity, bid prices for construction of East Ridge High School, classroom additions and improvements...
June 17, 2009 - 9:30am
June 10, 2009
Vogel joins staff at New Life Church
Joe Vogel joined the staff of New Life Church of Woodbury in April as director of Family and Children Ministries. His responsibilities include...
June 10, 2009 - 7:48am
October 29, 2008
833: $5M from '06 bond will be needed
A spare $5 million looks set to be left over from the 2006 bond referendum money for school construction projects, but don't get too excited just yet. That was the message from Mike Vogel, the assistant to the superintendent at Thursday, Oct.
October 29, 2008 - 12:00am
October 8, 2008
A tale of two turbines
It stands 166 feet tall from base to blade tip and has a generating capacity of 200 kilowatts per hour. And since the wind turbine at Great...
October 8, 2008 - 12:00am
September 24, 2008
More turbine talk at city council workshop
The city of Woodbury continued to talk turbines last week. The Woodbury City Council held a workshop Wednesday, Sept. 17 to discuss the possibility of developing an ordinance that would allow the South Washington County School District to build a 185-foot wind turbine at East Ridge...
September 24, 2008 - 12:00am
April 30, 2008
Hammer drops on boundary decisions
After months of discussion about the new school boundaries that will take effect in fall of 2009, the District 833 School Board chose the blue plan and plan C April 24. In the blue plan, the boundary for Liberty Ridge Elementary School at the eastern edge of the district will ch...
April 30, 2008 - 12:00am
March 14, 2008
Boundary task force forwards plans, but questions remain
District 833's High School Attendance Boundary Task Force is sending three plans on to the oversight committee, which it has tentatively attached to the Red, White and Blue plans already created for elementary and middle schools. The task force met Tuesday, March 11, and could not...
March 14, 2008 - 12:00am