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MNLARS needs at least $61M: Walz proposes fee hikes to pay for it
Here's a quick look at what's in Gov. Tim Walz's first budget request
Who’s getting Met Council money? East Metro transit projects get funded
County joins national initiative to reduce jail bookings, connect mentally ill inmates to help
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Boys Hockey: East Ridge wins play-in game, eyes St. Thomas Academy in section quarterfinals
What does it take to score 100 goals in high school? Wadena's Max Phillips knows.
Nordic Skiing: PWER, Math and Science Academy send skiers to state meet
Boys Hockey: Woodbury, East Ridge receive seeds for section tournament
Alpine Skiing: PWER shows strong runs in the state meet
Falteisek to perform in holiday concert in Woodbury
A soldier's journey: Cottage Grove officer, veteran shares story in new cable documentary
New Life Academy musical 'Singin' in the Rain' set to make a splash
Health briefs: Community Conversation gets people talking about mental health
This close: Rotary clubs observe World Polio Day as disease nears eradication
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Foss Swim School in Woodbury to move to larger space
Newport Collision Center under new ownership
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Letter: Clearing the air on landfill cleanup
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February 11, 2019
Minnesota lawmakers aim to boost teacher diversity, shrink achievement gap
ST. PAUL -- A bipartisan group of Minnesota lawmakers is hopeful that data illustrating the state is one of the worst in the nation when it comes...
February 11, 2019 - 4:56pm
February 16, 2017
Tax break studied for Minn. teachers who get degrees in fields they teach
ST. PAUL—Most Minnesota teachers do not get master's degrees in the subjects they teach. That, state Rep. Dean Urdahl says, needs to change...
February 16, 2017 - 11:34am
Teacher rally at East Ridge stadium to start school year
District 833 teachers rallied at East Ridge High School's stadium to start the school year in a "pep fest type atmosphere," Superintendent Keith...
September 16, 2016 - 1:26pm
July 27, 2016
Mediation leads to new tentative agreement between teachers union, South Washington County Schools
South Washington County Schools has a tentative contract agreement with its teachers union.
July 27, 2016 - 12:51pm
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 21, 2016
Rates drop in 833's new insurance contract
South Washington County Schools' new contract with HealthPartners, its group insurance provider, includes double-digit premium decreases next...
July 21, 2016 - 7:09am
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 2, 2016
Mediation planned for teacher contract
South Washington County Schools teachers stepped up their public rallying and district negotiators publicized details of a rejected contract...
June 2, 2016 - 5:17am
May 31, 2016
Early education teacher will retire after 23 years
When a 3- or 4-year old first walks into Kay Delaney's early childhood family education (ECFE) class at Valley Crossing Community School on the...
May 31, 2016 - 12:00pm
May 23, 2016
LETTER: Don't gripe, don't gloat; see who'll vote
So you just received your property tax bill and you have a substantial increase. Well, don't gripe about it because a very small percentage of...
May 23, 2016 - 5:48pm
May 12, 2016
School District 833 teachers reject contract
School District 833 teachers rejected a tentative contract agreement. The United Teachers of South Washington County union turned down the proposal by a 55.4-44.6 percent margin in the Tuesday vote, union president Marty Fridgen said. Ninety-percent of the union's nearly 1,300 members...
May 12, 2016 - 9:24am
Community survey adds to strategic planning discussion
You've been asked your opinion in discussion groups about schools. Your survey answers have been noted. It's what District 833 does with your...
May 12, 2016 - 12:15am
May 10, 2016
Schools out for these teachers
With the end of the school year fast approaching, it's not just the students who are looking forward to the next chapter in their lives. Several...
May 10, 2016 - 11:58am
April 20, 2016
UPDATE: District, teachers come to agreement
South Washington County Schools and its teachers union may have a deal. District negotiators announced Monday they have a tentative agreement...
April 20, 2016 - 1:59pm
Probationary teacher contracts terminated
Contracts for nearly 100 probationary teachers in South Washington County Schools will be terminated at the end of this school year. The District...
April 20, 2016 - 9:57am