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Boys Hockey: East Ridge wins play-in game, eyes St. Thomas Academy in section quarterfinals
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Boys Hockey: Woodbury, East Ridge receive seeds for section tournament
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November 30, 2018
Stillwater school board votes to expand Brookview Elementary School
With a 4-3 vote, the Stillwater school board has decided to expand Brookview Elementary School in Woodbury. After opening in 2017, the school...
November 30, 2018 - 4:28pm
April 29, 2018
Viewpoint: Together we are SoWashCo
At South Washington County Schools, we have a motto — "Together we are SoWashCo". To me, it means that if we all work together towards...
April 29, 2018 - 12:00pm
March 30, 2018
Viewpoint: School and student safety
I was a high school principal at a school south of Denver when the Columbine High School shooting took place. Although there had been school...
March 30, 2018 - 7:49am
March 16, 2018
'Let's get this done': Teachers, district continuing negotiations for new contract
COTTAGE GROVE — An overflow crowd of teachers and supporters wore red in solidarity for the United Teachers of South Washington County...
March 16, 2018 - 2:48pm
August 31, 2015
VIEWPOINT: A new school year brings new optimism
Welcome to the 2015-16 school year. It is such an exciting time of the year and is one filled with great traditions. Many students will be starting...
August 31, 2015 - 7:23am
August 20, 2015
For District 833 seats, 4 of 7 candidates are from Woodbury
Seven candidates will vie for three open South Washington County School Board seats this fall. They include three incumbents, including board...
August 20, 2015 - 1:19pm
August 12, 2015
District 833 election heats up
Voters will see a contested ballot for the District 833 School Board race when they go to the polls this fall. The three incumbents will...
August 12, 2015 - 9:20am
Incumbents Kath, Witte and Slavin plan to run in November election
All three South Washington County School Board members whose terms end this year plan to run in the November election. Veteran board member...
April 12, 2015 - 12:50am
Johnson departs School Board
Laurie Johnson was thanked by District 833 Superintendent Keith Jacobus and Chairman Ron Kath last month, as she concluded her service on the...
April 12, 2015 - 12:39am
February 5, 2010
No cuts recommended in School District budget
The District 833 School Board got an overview of a $151 million budget for 2010-2011 that would leave a deficit of $6 million. No cuts are being recommended, and the money to balance the budget would come from the district's $22 million unallocated fund balance, according to Finance...
February 5, 2010 - 10:27am
January 6, 2010
Thanks to outgoing school board members
Outgoing District 833 School Board members Denise Kapler (2002-2009) and Ellen Ayers (2008-2009) pictured with Chairperson Ron Kath, left, and...
January 6, 2010 - 11:44am
December 29, 2009
833 task force hones list to $3 million in projects
When District 833 school board members meet Jan. 7, they're likely to get a task force recommendation to spend $3 million of the $5 million available on projects. A revised list of recommendations calls for an additional $1 million in projects to be selected by the board with the...
December 29, 2009 - 10:01am
December 3, 2009
833 task force to decide fate of $5 million in excess construction money
Sixty-seven percent of those who responded to a School District 833 survey on how to spend $5 million in excess construction money say new projects should be funded. That's one of the choices being discussed by a board-appointed task force that is also considering spending the money...
December 3, 2009 - 9:36am
November 24, 2009
Letters to the Editor for Nov. 25
Schools are not a political arena In response to Linda Stanton's Nov. 18 letter ("Partisan endorsements were fair game..."), yes, of course "everyone has a political view." Everyone also has a race, a gender, and for most, a religion, all of which color one's views whether serving...
November 24, 2009 - 10:49am
November 23, 2009
School board, teachers ratify new two-year contract
The United Teachers of South Washington County ratified a new two-year contract on Wednesday, Nov. 18, and School Board members approved it on Thursday Nov. 19 during the regular meeting. The agreement, effective from July of this year to July of 2011, is different from past contracts...
November 23, 2009 - 8:12am