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Pedal to the metal
Osorio named District 622 Superintendent
Police report: Was it prostitution? Is your neighbor a bear? Get me out of this elevator!
Transition is the name of the game at Valley Crossing
Brenda Carlson’s journey guides her current career path
crime and courts
Softball: Royals upend Stillwater, advance to semifinals
Lacrosse: Royals juniors serve as anchors for success
Tennis: Raptors punch ticket to State Tournament
Boys Lacrosse: East Ridge blasts Minneapolis on Senior Night
Track and Field: Woodbury leads team standings after Day One
Deal hunters & stuff sellers meet up at Lions Community Garage Sale
East Ridge band seeks volunteers for TCF Bank Stadium concerts, including the Rolling Stones
Gangster paradise: Woodbury Heritage Society hosts gangster presentation
Student-written skits, song and dance come together May 19-21 at Cabaret
Prayer breakfast: A faithful morning
arts and entertainment
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June 6, 2013
Saying farewell to a long, eventful career in engineering
His colleagues refer to him as an "entire institution." While working at Woodbury City Hall for nearly three decades, over half of the city has been built under David Jessup's leadership. The public works director brings a significant s amount of infrastructure knowledge about groundwater...
news / government
June 6, 2013 - 12:27pm
June 5, 2013
TV's 'Ponch' coming to Woodbury this week
Erik Estrada, the actor best known for playing the television character "Ponch" in the popular 1970s-80s show "CHiPs," will be coming to Woodbury...
June 5, 2013 - 8:58am
June 4, 2013
Sports announcements - June 4: Royals football salt drive on tap
Woodbury Royals football salt drive It's time for the annual Woodbury Royals football salt drive. The team will have two items for sale: Extra-Coarse Water Softener Salt (Blue bag, $5.35 each, 40-pound bag) and Regular Water Softener Pellets (Yellow bag, $5.90 each, 40-pound bag)....
June 4, 2013 - 9:04am
Woodbury golf: Royals' Myers swings into state tournament
Woodbury senior Mike Myers saved his best for last. Myers shot a 2-over par 74 on the second day of the two-day Section 3AAA golf championship to help him earn a trip to the state tournament. After carding an 81 on the first day of sections, held May 28, at Goodrich Golf Course...
sports / royals
June 4, 2013 - 8:55am
June 3, 2013
WHS, ERHS confer graduates (W/PHOTO GALLERIES)
The latest crop of graduates from Woodbury was set loose on the world over the weekend. On Saturday, the 356 graduates from East Ridge High School were conferred at the school.
news / education
June 3, 2013 - 12:22pm
May 31, 2013
'Hidden story' of Minnesota baseball coming to Woodbury
With baseball season now in full swing, a Woodbury man is out to remind fans about a largely forgotten aspect of the game in Minnesota: the accomplishments of black ballplayers. "It's a very hidden story," said Frank White, curator of the exhibit "They Played for the Love of the...
news / sports
May 31, 2013 - 7:55am
May 29, 2013
Plea hearing set for Red Roof Inn shooting suspect
The man who allegedly held 11 people hostage at gunpoint in a Red Roof Inn motel room last summer is scheduled for a plea hearing Thursday, June 13. Demetrius Santreell Ballinger, 26, is facing 27 felony counts that include second degree attempted murder and first degree criminal...
crime and courts / news
May 29, 2013 - 2:28pm
Pothole headaches: Woodbury streets wearing out faster than anticipated
They seem to pop up every spring, but the tough winter combined with a faulty mix of materials may be causing a more than normal number of potholes this year. Some of the asphalt designs that were used 25 years ago on Minnesota roads don't seem to be holding up; they are decaying...
May 29, 2013 - 8:00am
Science eruption in Woodbury
Parents and teachers might hear it time and time again from their elementary students - science is boring. However, East Ridge High School students are trying to break down those stereotypes through the school's Science Outreach program, which brings science demonstrations and hands-on...
news / education
May 29, 2013 - 7:10am
May 28, 2013
Woodbury baseball: Royals' season ends
Woodbury's season came to a screeching halt Thursday in a game where the eighth-seeded Royals had nearly as many errors as base hits in the first round of the Section 4AAA playoffs against ninth-seeded Roseville in Woodbury. The Royals committed six errors and finished with seven...
sports / royals
May 28, 2013 - 11:59am
Woodbury girls golf: Royals finish third in Suburban East Conference, look ahead to sections
The Woodbury girls golf team earned third place in the final Suburban East Conference standings. The Royals took fourth place at the SEC Championship Tournament on Thursday, May 23, at Oak Glen Golf Course in Stillwater. East Ridge won this year's conference championship title, leapfrogging...
sports / royals
May 28, 2013 - 11:57am
May 27, 2013
Remembering the fallen in Woodbury
Community members joined veterans of all stripes Monday to commemorate Memorial Day at the Woodbury Lions Veterans Memorial. The event, which included traditional laying-of-the-wreath and three-volley gun salute ceremonies, stirred memories of war from keynote speaker William B....
May 27, 2013 - 12:01pm
May 24, 2013
East metro transit backers band together
Teamwork was the name of the game at an inaugural meeting for east metro transit proponents last week in St. Paul. The meeting represented the kickoff of the East Metro Transit Alliance, whichbleaders said will aim to buoy transit projects in and around St. Paul.. Attendees were...
May 24, 2013 - 8:10am
May 23, 2013
Changes ahead for community education
No fee increases or major changes in Community Education-run programs and classes are expected in the next year, but there will be changes to how the department is managed. Superintendent Keith Jacobus said last week that District 833 is currently interviewing candidates for the...
news / education
May 23, 2013 - 2:00pm
A true Take heart Woodbury hero: Teen saves dad's life with hands-only CPR
It's scary enough for a bystander to witness a stranger go into cardiac arrest, let alone a son watching his father go through the ordeal. A Cottage Grove family was just getting home from a softball game between Park and Woodbury high schools when Tim Galloway began feeling chest...
May 23, 2013 - 12:15pm