February 2006

Tue
28
Feb

Rising Stars gymnasts shine in Cancun

Rising Stars level 8 and 9 gymnasts traveled out of the United States in January to compete at the Cancun Classic Invitational in Cancun, Mexico. The level 8 team had a strong finish, placing second overall with a team score of 110.

Tue
28
Feb

Titans derail Spartans in CSC boys basketball clash

Wally Wakefield

staff writer

The St. Thomas boys basketball forces should be dropping a “thank you” note off at Tartan High.

In a Classic Suburban Conference match-up Feb. 21 at Tartan, the Richfield Spartans came to play an important game.

Tue
28
Feb

Even if you’re not a coach or assistant, please read on

Who do you know that has asthma?
Most of us go through a daily, weekly, monthly, etc. routine without much thought about a chronic illness that is a lot more prevalent than most would guess.

Tue
28
Feb

Miniapple Montessori readies for national celebration

On March 2, Miniapple Int’l Montessori School in Oakdale is holding an open house in celebration of National Montessori Education Week from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. There will be presentations about Montessori education, crafts and activities for children, and a parent education night from 6 to 7 p.m.

Tue
28
Feb

Local teachers are candidates for Minnesota Teacher of the Year



Nearly 120 teachers have accepted their nominations and completed the required candidate materials to become eligible for the honor of 2006 Minnesota Teacher of the Year.

Tue
28
Feb

District 622 ADD/ADHD support group meets March 13

The District 622 ADD/ADHD support group will meet on Monday, March 13, from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. at the District Education Center at 2520 E. 12th Ave. in North St. Paul. Look for signs and enter through the doors at the western end of the building.

Tue
28
Feb

Stillwater High School announces its first semester honor roll

A Honor Roll
Grade 10

Tue
28
Feb

Lakewood offers abuse healing program

Hiding, Hurting, Healing is a 10-week, biblically-based program for women who are seeking healing from a difficult relationship, or who are currently or formally living with abuse (childhood, physical, emotional, verbal or sexual).

Tue
28
Feb

Thank you! Thank you!

Three weeks ago, five people told me within three days that they read my column. Four told me face-to-face and the fifth one called on the phone. I did not know any of these people. When I asked how they knew it was me, they said, “by your picture.” (Usually only one or two tell me each week.

Tue
28
Feb

County authorizes public auction on tax-forfeited properties

Washington County will hold a public auction on Friday, March 24 at 1 p.m. for the purpose of selling 14 pieces of property, which were forfeited to the state of Minnesota for nonpayment of taxes. The properties are located in Forest Lake, New Scandia, Oakdale, Pine Springs and Lake Elmo.

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