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June 2, 2019
Suha Musa, 17, of Woodbury, will attend the University of New Mexico in the fall. Her high school accomplishments include leading the anti-gun violence walk-outs in 2018 and captaining the speech team, where she placed in two categories at the national tournament this year. Jackie Renzetti / RiverTown Multimedia
'A courage to try': Woodbury High School graduating senior leads youth in ‘compassionate’ politics
June 2, 2019 - 4:36pm
June 1, 2019
Katia Zagal-Galvan. William Loeffler / RiverTown Multimedia
Shy no more: Park senior opens up
June 1, 2019 - 12:00pm
May 30, 2019
Gov. Tim Walz signed into law his first budget bill surrounded by preschool students at Bruce Vento Elementary School on Thursday, May 30, 2019. Dana Ferguson / Forum News Service
Walz signs $543 million education bill, plans to greenlight rest of $48 billion budget
May 30, 2019 - 3:55pm
May 28, 2019
Woodbury school bus aide pleads guilty to second-degree murder
May 28, 2019 - 1:08pm
Sen. Susan Kent, DFL-District 53, speaks to a group of about a dozen people May 24, 2019, at Kowalski's Market in Woodbury. Hannah Black / RiverTown Multimedia
Sen. Kent expresses frustration with budget process, special session
May 28, 2019 - 11:22am
Math and Science Academy students Andrea Li (left) and Naina Perumalachetty won a state-level prize for their Minnesota History Day entry, a website called "Birth of the First National Park." Submitted photo
Math and Science Academy students win state-level History Day prize
May 28, 2019 - 9:17am
Six East Ridge High School students and one Woodbury High School student earned Scholars of Distinction honors from the Minnesota Department of Education. They include (from left to right): Nolan Sherburne, McCrossen Schiller, Elizabeth Avery, Ethan Williams and Meghan Horan. Submitted photo
Seven students earn Scholars of Distinction
May 28, 2019 - 9:00am
May 27, 2019
Road closures on Tamarack Road in Woodbury to begin May 30
May 27, 2019 - 11:00am
May 24, 2019
WATCH: Jake Patterson sentencing for Closs kidnapping, murders
May 24, 2019 - 1:05pm
Matt Everson, the former East Ridge wrestling coach, spoke for about 20 minutes on Thursday, May 23, 2019, to the School Board at the District Service Center in regards to his termination as head wrestling coach last month. William Loeffler / RiverTown Multimedia
East Ridge wrestling parents back Everson
May 24, 2019 - 9:49am
New Woodbury police officers (left to right) Michael Carlson, Karla Hernandez, Kyle Myers and Robert Boleen are sworn-in by Mayor Anne Burt on May 22, 2019, at Woodbury City Hall. Hannah Black / RiverTown Multimedia
City Council: 4 police officers sworn in, HERO Center business plan approved
May 24, 2019 - 9:29am
May 23, 2019
Nicole Smith-Holt speaks with reporters at the Capitol on Monday, May 13. Advocates for Minnesotans with Type 1 diabetes hope lawmakers will approve legislation aimed at providing emergency access to insulin for those who can't afford it. Dana Ferguson / Forum News Service
Minnesota lawmakers worry about mistakes in rush to pass state budget, special session planned for Friday
May 23, 2019 - 2:42pm
May 22, 2019
Walz signs plan to make drug companies pay for fallout of opioid epidemic into law
May 22, 2019 - 5:52pm
Mayor Bill Palmquist was joined by Miss Pre-teen North Star Rylee Van Houten and U.S. Rep. Betty McCollum, among others, for the ribbon-cutting Saturday. Jackie Renzetti / Rivertown Multimedia
Photo: Afton Mayor Bill Palmquist celebrates new downtown
May 22, 2019 - 11:52am
May 20, 2019
Sen. Chris Eaton, left, and Rep. Dave Baker, right, spoke about losing their children to opioid addiction and a bill they passed Monday, May 20, that would increase resources for treatment and education.
'We’re going to save a bunch of lives': Opioid response bill makes it out in final hours
May 20, 2019 - 10:41pm
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