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December 11, 2016
LETTER: The choice to be made -- buses or pretty platform buses (bus-rapid transit)
The Washington County Commissioners and Woodbury City Council, along with Oakdale City Council, are hoping you don't notice the difference between...
December 11, 2016 - 6:46am
August 22, 2016
VIEWPOINT: South Washington County should be part of regional transit equation
As a fast-growing county, we need to work together to meet the demands this growth presents. According to the Metropolitan Council, Washington...
August 22, 2016 - 5:20pm
February 12, 2016
School bus staff under new contract
School District 833’s bus drivers and assistants have a new contract. The roughly 180 drivers and assistants who belong to the Association...
February 12, 2016 - 12:53am
December 30, 2015
Inspection yields high marks for bus fleet
School District 833’s bus fleet not only passed its recent state inspection, but also had a perfect safety score. Every one of the more than...
December 30, 2015 - 12:00am
December 1, 2015
Met Council chairman pledges to find funding for Gateway
When it comes to transit funding in 2016, Metropolitan Council Chairman Adam Duininck had just the words Washington County officials wanted...
December 1, 2015 - 12:06pm
LETTER: School referendum is good for our community
When some people hear the phrase “school referendum,” it has a negative connotation and they think about their taxes going up. But supporting our schools is a positive thing. Good public schools are the key to a successful future and it’s in our best interest to support them....
November 1, 2015 - 9:24am
October 22, 2015
LETTER: If referendum fails, will buses be contracted out?
I wrote a letter to the editor in July about the leadership of District 833. In that letter I questioned the fiscal responsibility that the leadership seems to lack. I thought then and still do that this district keeps too much of its actions behind closed doors. It refuses to divulge...
October 22, 2015 - 11:06am
LETTER: School buses need adult supervision
No one can completely protect their child while riding the bus to and from school. As a parent, I can bring awareness to what I think is broken. We cannot be present on the bus, which I think should change. I believe there are many parents willing to volunteer to make sure kids are...
October 22, 2015 - 11:05am
October 18, 2015
Police report: Drug activity, a compliment for police, and the debatable hardness of a kid's shove
Note: This is a sample of recent incidents involving the Woodbury police. All subjects are presumed innocent until proven guilty.
October 18, 2015 - 9:27am
July 4, 2015
VIEWPOINT: Fixed guideway transit will never relieve rush hour
The essential problem which is intrinsic to fixed transit whether light rail trains, buses in fixed gateways, or pneumatic tubes for that matter. The...
July 4, 2015 - 7:52am
April 8, 2015
Gateway bus line project runs right on time
Progress on the Gateway Corridor is running right on schedule, and a nod from the Washington County Regional Railroad Authority should help keep...
April 8, 2015 - 12:22pm
October 23, 2009
833 bus problems might cause start time change for middle schools
When school started this year, there was a problem with buses arriving up to 20 minutes late to pick up elementary school students on afternoon runs. Superintendent Mark Porter told the school board, at a workshop meeting on Oct. 22, that he hoped the situation would resolve itself...
October 23, 2009 - 10:21am
December 3, 2008
SOUTH WASHINGTON COUNTY SCHOOL DISTRICT NO. 833
SOUTH WASHINGTON COUNTY SCHOOL DISTRICT NO. 833 ADVERTISEMENT FOR BIDS SCHOOL BUSES Bid #FY2009-101 NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN pursuant to resolution of the board that sealed bids for School Buses will be received until: 11:00 a.m. central time, Wednesday, December 10,...
December 3, 2008 - 12:00am
November 26, 2008
SOUTH WASHINGTON COUNTY SCHOOL DISTRICT NO. 833
SOUTH WASHINGTON COUNTY SCHOOL DISTRICT NO. 833 ADVERTISEMENT FOR BIDS SCHOOL BUSES Bid #FY2009-101 NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN pursuant to resolution of the board that sealed bids for School Buses will be received until: 11:00 a.m. central time, Wednesday, December...
November 26, 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