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Walls go up at Valley Crossing at a cost of $2.3M
Polar vortex redux? Forecasters say it could hit next week
Police report: 81-year-old throwing coffee, burglaries, cars vs. pedestrians
Merry Netflix: 40 holiday movies to watch in December
Woodbury appeals court ruling on impact fees
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Boys' Hockey: Royals score four straight in win vs. East Ridge
Girls' Basketball: Hot shooting fuels Woodbury comeback
Girls' Basketball: Eagles start the season with a win
Girls' Hockey: Royals continue to make strides
Boys' Hockey: Woodbury’s offense sizzles in nonconference wins
Ice castle makes Stillwater a 'beautiful snow globe'
Belwin Conservancy to light up the St. Croix valley with winter solstice bonfire
Calling all kids: Event at R.H. Stafford Library part of 50th anniversary celebration
Pearl Harbor survivor leaves impression on his Woodbury family
Trip of a lifetime: District band part of 75th Pearl Harbor anniversary in Hawaii
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LETTER: The choice to be made -- buses or pretty platform buses (bus-rapid transit)
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LETTER: Honor our First Americans and help Native Americans succeed
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August 20, 2016
VIEWPOINT: How to stay on course when supporting charitable athletic events
Charitable athletic events — like walkathons, races and mud runs — may allow donors to both help a good cause and have the gratification...
August 20, 2016 - 6:00pm
August 12, 2016
LETTER: First tentative contract agreement was not fair
First tentative contract agreement was not fair I am writing in response to the Viewpoint placed on the South Washington County School District...
August 12, 2016 - 7:48pm
Local Guns & Hoses event benefits Fallen Officers of Minnesota
During this decade, approximately 185 law enforcement officers across America fall every year in the line of duty leaving those they held dearest to their hearts behind to pick up the pieces. Though a piece of their life will always be missed, Concerns Of Police Survivors (C.O.P.S.)...
August 12, 2016 - 12:01pm
August 7, 2016
In Afton, delinquent taxes were higher than normal
The City of Afton saw one of the highest dollar amount of delinquent taxes last year. In 2015, the city saw $21,387 in taxes go unpaid, but during...
August 7, 2016 - 9:37am
July 25, 2016
District, teachers head to mediation
South Washington County Schools and its teachers union head to mediation next week, but a new contract is not expected to be settled before...
July 25, 2016 - 5:12am
July 14, 2016
Afton gets approval for wastewater treatment project
Afton's wastewater treatment project is a go. After a tight time crunch to get approval before July 1, the Afton City Council approved a contractor's...
July 14, 2016 - 11:43am
July 5, 2016
District, office staff union reach agreement
School District 833 has agreed on a new contract with its district office support specialists. The union of roughly 20 employees will receive...
July 5, 2016 - 7:41am
July 4, 2016
LETTER: Keeping employee contracts current is ultimately superintendent and school board's responsibility
Keeping employee contracts current is ultimately superintendent's responsibility Thank you, District 833 School Board Chairman Ron Kath, for...
July 4, 2016 - 7:06pm
LETTER: Retired military pension state tax exemption welcomed
I want to thank the Minnesota Legislature and Gov. Mark Dayton for recently passing the exemption from state tax on military pensions. Indeed,...
July 4, 2016 - 12:08pm
June 30, 2016
Time is ticking on Afton sewer project
Time is ticking down for the city of Afton to move ahead on its sewer plan or it might lose out on state grants to help fund the project. The...
June 30, 2016 - 7:37pm
June 29, 2016
District 833 budgets approved
School District 833's final budget for 2015-16 has been approved. South Washington County School Board members passed that budget and a preliminary...
June 29, 2016 - 1:44pm
June 24, 2016
By 2017-18, superintendent's salary will increase to more than $199,000
The South Washington County School Board has approved future raises for Superintendent Keith Jacobus, a move that drew criticism for its timing...
June 24, 2016 - 1:40pm
June 23, 2016
LETTER: Don't vote on superintendent's salary tonight
On the District 833 School Board agenda tonight, action item No. 10.4 is a request for salary increase for Superintendent Keith Jacobus. By placing...
June 23, 2016 - 11:39am
June 21, 2016
School lunch prices to increase
Chew on this, parents: Your child's school meals will cost more this fall. South Washington County Schools will increase lunch prices by 30...
June 21, 2016 - 9:45am
June 20, 2016
No more budget cuts this year
At first glance, South Washington County Schools has a balanced budget of $211 million this year. District 833 Finance Director Dan Pyan presented...
June 20, 2016 - 9:16am