New County Sheriff Takes Oath of Office

Washington County officially has a new sheriff. According to the Stillwater Gazette, Dan Starry was sworn in as the next Washington County Sheriff May 2 during a ceremony at the county government center in Stillwater. Starry succeeds ... Read More

In Blog, Community News on May 10, 2017 by Community Expert Team

Stillwater Student Wins Drake University Physics Prize Test

A Stillwater Area High School sophomore recently won the Drake University Physics Prize Test. According to the Stillwater Gazette, Ian Ruh won rigorous, two-hour test, which is given to high school students in Minnesota, South ... Read More

In Blog, Schools on May 3, 2017 by Community Expert Team

Stillwater Ranks No. 11 on ‘Best High Schools’ in Minnesota List

Stillwater Area High School is one of the top-performing high schools in the state of Minnesota. According to U.S. News & World report—a global authority in education rankings—Stillwater ranks No. 11 in the state. After combing ... Read More

In Blog, Schools on April 26, 2017 by Community Expert Team

Three Stillwater Graduates to be Honored as 2017 Distinguished Alumni

Three individuals will be honored for a lifetime of distinction after graduating from Stillwater Area High School. According to the Stillwater Gazette, this year’s class of distinguished alumni includes: Marilyn (Lynn) Abercrombie, class of 1948; Denis ... Read More

In Blog, Schools on April 19, 2017 by Community Expert Team

New Senior Housing Plan to be Pitched to Stillwater City Council

Stillwater’s City Council will consider a proposal for a new $70 million senior living facility near Long Lake, just east of Rutherford Elementary School. According to the Stillwater Gazette, Intergenerational Living & Health Care, Inc. (ILHC), ... Read More

In Blog, Real Estate on April 13, 2017 by Community Expert Team

Stillwater’s Teddy Bear Park to Open for the Season Soon

Stillwater city staff is currently working to prepare Teddy Bear Park to open for the spring and summer seasons. According to the Stillwater Gazette, the park is expected to open around April 15. Before the park can ... Read More

In Blog, Community News, Things to Do on April 6, 2017 by Community Expert Team

Stillwater Sells Old Building to New Heights Charter School Partner

Stillwater schools is selling the old Washington Elementary School building. According to the Stillwater Gazette, the School Board voted unanimously to approve a $1.3 million purchase agreement to sell the former Washington Elementary School building to ... Read More

In Blog, Schools on March 28, 2017 by Community Expert Team

New St. Croix Bridge Will Also Be Home to New Boat Launch

Minnesota will have another St. Croix River boat access once the new bridge is complete. According to the Stillwater Gazette, the Minnesota DNR is planning to build a boat launch At the base of the to-be-completed ... Read More

In Blog, Community News on March 22, 2017 by Community Expert Team

Five Stillwater Students Earn Art, Writing Awards

Five Stillwater Area High School students have earned prestigious Minnesota Scholastic Arts and Writing Awards. According to Stillwater Patch, the students honored include Dylan Cook, who earned three Gold Key awards, Stefan Abbot and Alex Daum ... Read More

In Blog, Schools on March 16, 2017 by Community Expert Team

Mountain Bike Trail Proposed for Unused Property in Stillwater

A local nonprofit is proposing a mountain bike trail for a parcel of city owned land in Stillwater. According to the Stillwater Gazette, the nonprofit Stillwater Area Scholastic Cycling Advocates (SASCA), which supports the high school ... Read More

In Blog, Community News on March 9, 2017 by Community Expert Team
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