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Westonka Nordic ski team compete in Minneapolis | Minnetrista  ECM Publishers

The Mound Westonka Nordic Ski Team competed in a conference skate ski race on Jan. 15 at Theodore Wirth Park in Minneapolis. This was a dual conference ...



Mound Westonka HS's new arts and athletic complex is complete  SW News Media

MINNETRISTA — The multimillion dollar performing arts center and athletic and recreational facility at Mound Westonka High School is complete.



Westonka approves later start times for 2019-20 school year  SW News Media

MOUND — Students in the Westonka School District will get to sleep later next year.



A look inside Mound Westonka's new performing arts center and activity center  SW News Media

MINNETRISTA — Thank you. That's the message people who run the new Performing Arts Center and Westonka Activity Center at Mound Westonka High ...



Mound Westonka goalie among the best in the state  KARE11.com

MINNETRISTA, Minn. — Over at Mound Westonka High School, the student has become the master. Just two years ago, Taylor Smith was backing up the now ...



White Hawks wrestlers look for big season | Mound  ECM Publishers

The Mound Westonka White Hawks wrestling team will look to build on last year's success and reach their team goals. The White Hawks had a solid showing ...



Westonka grads say goodbye to high school | Laker Pioneer  ECM Publishers

Mound Consolidated High School opened in September 1917 and graduated its first class in the spring of 1918. One hundred years later, the members of the ...



Westonka students Kantola and Prok ExCEL | Minnetrista  ECM Publishers

Juniors Chloe Kantola and Connor Prok have been selected as the Mound Westonka High School recipients of the Minnesota State High School League's ...



Grammy Award Winner performs with Westonka choir | Mound  ECM Publishers

Aaron Sheehan, a Grammy Award-Winning Operatic Tenor paid a visit to the new Westonka Performing Arts Center on Friday, Nov. 2. This event marked the first ...



White Hawks ready to hit the gridiron | Mound  ECM Publishers

The 2018 football season is officially underway at Mound Westonka High School. Last year, the White Hawks gridders ended a 30-year drought by winning their ...



Westonka School District opens deluxe athletic and theater centers  Star Tribune

The wrestling team at Mound Westonka High School no longer has to unroll its mats on the floor of the cafeteria. Performers in school plays don't have to change ...



White Hawk makes all-star game cut | Mound  ECM Publishers

Mound Westonka White Hawks standout football player Kris Kurtz was recently selected to play in the 2018 Minnesota High School All-Star Football Game, ...



Orono-Mound-Westonka boys swim, dive team kicks off season  ECM Publishers

The OMW Boys have officially started their season with two-and-a-half-hour practices Monday-Friday and three-hour practices on Saturday. To reward their hard ...



White Hawks swim, dive team looks back on season  ECM Publishers

The Mound Westonka Holy Family swim and dive team celebrated a record breaking season at their end of the season banquet hosted at the Lafayette Club on ...



White Hawk girls hockey defeats No. 5 rated South St. Paul  ECM Publishers

The Mound Westonka/W-M/SW Christian White Hawks defeated fifth ranked South St. Paul in a 3-2 thriller on Tuesday, Nov. 20th at Thaler arena. It was the first ...



White Hawks wrestlers place 2nd at Fridley Invitational  ECM Publishers

The Mound Westonka White Hawks wrestling squad opened the season with a runner-up finish at the Fridley Invitational on Saturday, Dec. 1. Delano won the ...



White Hawks football celebrates 2018 season | Mound  ECM Publishers

The Mound Westonka High School football team celebrated another memorable season at an awards banquet Nov. 18 at the Lafayette Club.



White Hawk makes cut for academic all-state team  ECM Publishers

Mound Westonka High School senior Kris Kurtz was recently named to the Individual Class 4A Academic All-State Football Team. Academic All-State team ...



Nordic ski team hits slopes for first race of season  ECM Publishers

Mother nature has been very kind to the ski world. Ushering in cold fall temperatures, coupled with some early snow, has made for excellent early season ...



Westonka volleyball team wraps up exciting week | Mound Westonka  ECM Publishers

Mound Westonka Volleyball had a busy and exciting week. The team played six in conjunction with starting the first week of classes at the high school.



MWHS senior graduates with pair of tassels | Laker Pioneer  ECM Publishers

MWHS senior Erin Ross is a little ahead of the game. She graduated May 27 with the Centennial Class of 2018. But she was already a college graduate by that.



AP scholars named for exceptional achievement on exams  ECM Publishers

A total of 32 Mound Westonka High School students have earned AP Scholar Awards in recognition of their exceptional achievement on AP exams last school ...



Westonka lacrosse teams head to state championships | Sports  ECM Publishers

Both the 12U and 14U Westonka Boys Lacrosse teams had an amazing year. The 14U team came in second place in their division and the 12U team came in ...



Westonka DECA brings home hardware | Laker Pioneer  ECM Publishers

As any DECA student will tell you, it's all about that glass. Mound Westonka High School sent 22 students to the 2018 DECA International Career Development ...



MWHF swimmers, divers take 3rd at varsity championships  ECM Publishers

The girls have had an impressive season this year with a record of 9-2, compared to last year's record of 3-10. They have come a long way and they are.



This Mound alum's 'Got Talent' | Mound  ECM Publishers

Andrea Kittelson, formerly Andrea Hansen, had her first voice lessons with retired teacher Andrea Schussler, sang in the choirs at Grandview Middle School and ...



New children's book takes readers on a Lake Minnetonka adventure  ECM Publishers

Mikaela Casey always knew that Lake Minnetonka was a special place, and her first book, “Lenny the Loon: An Adventure on Lake Minnetonka,” highlights its ...



Mound Westonka's royal court | Laker Pioneer  ECM Publishers

Mound Westonka High School students enjoyed a theme of All Around the World for Prom 2018 on May 5 at the Lafayette Club. Englert and Godoy-Henderson ...



Poultry princess passes crown | Local News  ECM Publishers

Mound Westonka High School junior Mikayla Schlosser knows a lot more about poultry than the average teenager, a strength that helped her on her way to ...



Westonka 12U team ranks in top 10 | Community  ECM Publishers

The Westonka 12U Black Fastpitch team has continued their dominating run on the softball diamond this season. With a record of 20-10-3, the team finished ...



The places you'll go: Lake Minnetonka graduates 2018  SW News Media

"Oh the places you'll go ..." Check out the gallery with images from Hopkins High School, Minnetonka High School, Mound Westonka High School and Wayzata ...



Westonka lacrosse competes at tourney | Laker Pioneer  ECM Publishers

The Westonka Youth Boys Lacrosse teams played in the River Valley Rumble Tournament this past weekend on June 9-10. All three teams were competitive ...



Students take a trip back to the 60's with 'Sweet Charity'  ECM Publishers

The Mound Westonka High School Theater Department will present “Sweet Charity” as this year's fall musical on Nov. 16 - 19. The shows start at 7:30 p.m. on ...



Orono, Westonka soccer clubs to combine this season  ECM Publishers

It's probably a little-known fact that soccer is the most played sport in Westonka,” says Colin Mather, a longtime Westonka Soccer Club board member.



Mound native's 1st book is a colorful tribute to Lake Minnetonka  SW News Media

Lake Minnetonka is a special place for Mound native Mikaela Casey, and she used her childhood memories to inspire her first book.



Hackbarth headed to nationals in Seattle | Laker Pioneer  ECM Publishers

Sienna Hackbarth, a 2017 Mound Westonka High School graduate, has been selected to represent Special Olympics Team Minnesota (SOMN) at the 2018 USA ...



Grounds broken, students back at it: New features to Lake Minnetonka schools  SW News Media

What: The Loft. Where: At Minnetonka High School, near the west gym. Timeline: Construction began at the end of last March and was done and dusted by the ...



MWHF divers take on, take down Waconia in pool  ECM Publishers

On Thursday, Sept. 27, the MW-HF faced the Wildcats from Waconia. Going into the meet Coach Ben Hanson told the girls this would be a close meet, everyone ...



A grand teachable moment: Tisland reflects on Teacher of the...  Republican Eagle

Although Sheena Tisland wasn't named Minnesota Teacher of the Year, it was an experience she won't soon forget. Tisland, a ninth-grade language arts ...



White Hawks tennis finishes season 8-5 | Laker Pioneer  ECM Publishers

The Mound Westonka Boys Tennis team finished off team play for the season. Regular season wrapped up with two final matches. First, the White Hawks faced ...



Local wrestlers receive end of season awards | Laker Pioneer  ECM Publishers

The Mound Westonka wrestling squad held their end of the season banquet on Tuesday, March 13 at Mound Westonka High School, concluding an excellent ...



Mound Westonka students disciplined for alleged racist behavior in dodgeball tourney  Minneapolis Star Tribune

Several Mound Westonka High School students are facing disciplinary action, including suspension, after participating in an annual dodgeball tournament while ...



Corey Bulman of Mound Westonka named Teacher of the Year  SW News Media

Mound Westonka High School English teacher Corey Bulman has been named the 2017 Minnesota Teacher of the Year.



For Senior Prank, Mound Westonka HS Graduates Honor Teachers, Staff  CBS Local

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — As graduation nears, high school seniors often have a tradition of an end of the year prank. Mound Westonka is no different, but this ...



State's teacher of the year on students: 'They keep me young'  Star Tribune

It was Corey Bulman's high school English teacher who helped inspire him to pursue a career in teaching. "We read Shakespeare, we broke down Beatles lyrics, ...



Mound Westonka boys basketball team earns another split  ECM Publishers

The Mound Westonka Boys basketball team earned a split in their two home games last week despite several players battling illnesses.



The Hawkettes win Kick title at Wright County championship  ECM Publishers

The Mound Westonka Hawkettes Dance Team knew they were in for an exciting competition at the Wright County Conference Championships on Jan. 20th.



Students becoming Future Problem Solvers | Laker Pioneer  ECM Publishers

Three Mound Westonka High School eighth-grade students will advance to internationals after competing in the Future Problem Solving state competition on ...



DECA to send 22 students to Internationals | Laker Pioneer  ECM Publishers

A total of 105 students from Mound Westonka High School participated in the annual Minnesota DECA State Career Development Conference in Minneapolis, ...



Minnesota High School Dodgeball Team Wears KKK-Like Costumes  Huffington Post

Several students at a Minnesota high school are facing suspension for wearing costumes that some say looked too much like the hood and robes of the Ku Klux ...



MWHS introduces National Merit semifinalists | Education  SW News Media

Andrew LaFortune and Garrett Ryan, both seniors at Mound Westonka High School, were recently notified that they are National Merit Scholarship Program ...



Combined swim team send 8 swimmers to state tourney  ECM Publishers

The section 3A Championship for swimming was held in Hutchinson on Thursday, Nov. 8 (prelims) and Saturday, Nov. 10th (finals). The top 16 in each event at ...



What you need to know about the national school walkout Wednesday  Minnesota Public Radio News

Students and teachers are expected walk out of their classes for 17 minutes to honor the victims of last month's school shooting in Florida and to call for tougher ...



Lake Minnetonka-area alumni make big impacts at the college level  SW News Media

Alumni from Lake Minnetonka area high schools have been busy this fall making an impact for their college teams around the country. While not a complete list ...



White Hawks remain undefeated | Local  SW News Media

PLYMOUTH — The Mound Westonka White Hawks improved to 5-0 this season with a 24-14 victory over Providence Academy on Friday, Sept. 29.



Minnesota Has 58 Of Americas Best High Schools In 2018: US News  Southwest Minneapolis, MN Patch

MN Has 58 Of America's Best High Schools: US News - Southwest Minneapolis, MN - U.S. News & World Report released its annual list of best high schools in ...



'Considering Matthew Shepard' performed at Wayzata High School  SW News Media

PLYMOUTH — Conspirare, a Grammy Award-winning choir based in Austin, Texas, and comprised of solo artists from across the United States, performed ...



Students produce award-winning art | Laker Pioneer  ECM Publishers

A pair of Westonka students earned awards at the 2018 Youth Art Month Exhibit at the Minnesota State Capitol in March. Grethe Prock, a sixth-grader at ...



Prior Lake-Savage teacher, artist Stephanie Frey shares her life in new exhibit  SW News Media

Playful” is how St. Paul artist Stephanie Frey describes her art.



Hawks sweep final conference games | Laker Pioneer  ECM Publishers

On Feb. 27th, the White Hawks played spoiler as they traveled to Litchfield High School to take on the Dragons on their senior night. The game started close with ...



White Hawks boys hockey sweeps week | Laker Pioneer  ECM Publishers

The Westonka White Hawks boy's hockey team is starting off 2018 the right way by wining three out of three games! Proving this sweep was a total team effort, ...



Nearly 100 MN School Districts Awarded Anti-Violence Grants: List  Mendota Heights, MN Patch

MN School Districts Awarded Anti-Violence Grants - Mendota Heights, MN - Projects included improvements to exterior entry security, such as access controls, ...



Parent Still Furious After Westonka AD Resigns Over ‘Harlem Shake’ Flak  CBS Local

MOUND, Minn. (WCCO) — The activities director of Westonka Public Schools has resigned following the prolonged controversy over the suspension of a group ...



MWHS class of 2016 | Education  SW News Media

Mound Westonka High School kicked off the area's graduation season over Memorial Day weekend.



Now Minnesota's teacher of the year, Shakopee instructor wants to show 'every kid matters'  Star Tribune

Holstine was named Minnesota's 2018 Teacher of the Year on Sunday and recalled the fifth-grade teacher who helped turn her life around.



White Hawks topple Rockets | Laker Pioneer  ECM Publishers

Mound Westonka girls basketball celebrated parent night at home against Rockford on Feb. 16. The White Hawks brought home a victory with a 65-59 win over ...



Schools Investigate After Urine Found In Girls Locker Room  CBS Local

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — Two schools are investigating after urine was found inside a number of lockers in the girls locker room at Princeton High School, ...



Fleck Announces Changes To Staff - University of Minnesota Athletics  Gophersports.com

Jan. 17, 2018 University of Minnesota football coach P.J. Fleck announced changes and additions to his staff today.Fleck promoted Joe Rossi from quality ...



College-going rate among MN high school graduates dips below 70 percent  St. Paul Pioneer Press

Minnesota's high school graduating classes have shrunk in recent years, and fewer of those graduates are entering college right away. The college-going rate ...



Nick David '07: Coaching Students to Win On and Off the Field | News  Gustavus Adolphus College News

Nick David '07 is the head coach of the Mound Westonka High School football team. Nick David '07 wasn't going to attend Gustavus Adolphus College.



High school seniors leave their legacy | Lakeshore Weekly  SW News Media

Editor's note: This is the last of a three-part series. As they are being passed their diploma, seniors at Wayzata, Minnetonka, Hopkins, Mound Westonka and ...



Eleven teachers named Teacher of the Year finalists  Star Tribune

Eleven teachers have made the cut as finalists for Minnesota's 2017 Teacher of the Year recognition. The teachers from around the state, including Minnetonka ...



Minnesota Teacher of the Year candidates down to 37  Star Tribune

Education Minnesota has narrowed down the list of 2017 teacher of the year semifinalists to 37. The teachers from around the state made the cut out of 132 ...



MN Football Showcase All-Star North Roster  KARE

Minnesota Football Showcase North Roster for December 3rd's Big All-Star Game.



Now open on Water Street: The Maker's Studio  ECM Publishers

The Maker's Studio, 400 Second St., Excelsior, will highlight Minnesota artisans this holiday season.



Good Question: How Are Minnesota County Lines Established?  CBS Minnesota / WCCO

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — Minnesota has 87 counties, and there are parts of state where you can stand in one spot and be in two different counties. Sometimes ...



Minn. student graduates with perfect attendance -- for 14 years  Minneapolis Star Tribune

Sari Mailey graduates from Mound Westonka High School with a 14-year perfect attendance streak.



New Reality Show Focuses on Hockey Moms  Lake Minnetonka Magazine

If you haven't done so yet, we'll wait while you google Hockey Moms. Odds are, you probably did this months ago, when casting calls went out and the reality ...



9 Minnesota Schools Make Newsweek Magazine’s Top 500  CBS Local

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – Newsweek Magazine published its list Monday of America's top schools for 2014, and nine Minnesota schools made the list of 500.



Metro High School Stages Powerful Mock Car Crash  CBS Local

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — With prom season upon us, high school students are hearing about the effects of drinking and driving. Mock crashes are common this ...



On anniversary of Columbine, schools are safer than ever  SW News Media

Eighteen years ago today, two troubled boys changed America forever. On April 20, 1999, Eric Harris, 18, and Dylan Klebold, 17, went on a shooting spree at ...



Mound family sues over son's death in Japan  Minneapolis Star Tribune

Tyler Hill's parents allege he pleaded for help after mountain climbing but that trip leaders failed to respond in time.



Rowing squad takes home the hardware | Sports  SW News Media

The Long Lake Rowing Crew rowed away with 14 medals and a second-place overall finish at the 114th North West International Rowing Association Regatta at ...



Unified schools | Education  SW News Media

Playing flag football or going out bowling can do much to break down barriers between students with and without intellectual disabilities.



Department of Education releases 2015 state assessment data  SW News Media

The Minnesota Department of Education has released its 2016 Minnesota Comprehensive Assessments (MCAs).



The 1,000 Best Eighth-Grade Girls Coming Into 2018  MileSplit

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The Teacher of the Year candidate field slims to 34 semifinalists  Minneapolis Star Tribune

The race has grown tighter for Minnesota Teacher of the Year with the candidate pool whittled down to 34 from an initial group of 115 statewide, according to an ...



The 1,000 Best Eighth-Grade Boys Coming Into 2018  MileSplit

This *content* requires a MileSplit Pro plan. Join Now and select any plan for instant access! MileSplit Pro Join Now Already a Pro member? LOG IN. Among the ...



Girls from Twin Cities and Nairobi, Kenya to redesign the world  Minneapolis Star Tribune

Twenty-two Twin Cities high schoolers are collaborating with kids from Nairobi, Kenya on environmental design projects guided by the Minneapolis Institute of ...



West metro police blotter, Dec. 3  Minneapolis Star Tribune

CHANHASSEN. OCT. 31. Drugs. A 19-year-old Excelsior woman was cited for possession of marijuana and drug paraphernalia on the 6900 block of Hazeltine ...



Steve Smith: The troubled life and lonely death of the legislator from Mound  MinnPost.com

We knew it was coming,” said Dennis Virden, Rep. Steve Smith's longtime friend, legislative committee administrator and AA sponsor.



Paralympic contender Nitz still pushing  Minneapolis Star Tribune

It's rare for Paul Nitz to do anything slowly. During a track career that has spanned five Paralympics, the Edina native has earned a reputation as one of the ...



Bailey takes over Jaguars tennis | Sports  SW News Media

The Jordan girls tennis team has a new coach. Jill Bailey takes over for Ryan Smith, who coached the Jaguars for two seasons. Bailey comes to Jordan with a ...



Malone Island Bridge complete, date for city dedication pending  Aitkin Independent Age

The Isle Harbor of Mille Lacs has been busy with equipment since construction started on the Malone Island Bridge in June. Now, four months later, the project, ...



Beating the Odds: Which Minnesota schools are scoring better than expected?  Minneapolis Star Tribune

A Star Tribune analysis of standardized math and reading test scores can determine whether schools are doing better than their demographics would suggest.



Tevlin: After two years of homelessness, a veteran finds a home  Minneapolis Star Tribune

For more than two years, Austin Poons bounced between hospitals and homeless shelters as he tried to stabilize his life after getting laid off from a steady job ...



Kevin Futhey  Aitkin Independent Age

Kevin Lee Futhey, 59, McGregor, formerly of Brooklyn Center, died Friday, March 10, 2017 at North Memorial Medical Center in Robbinsdale, Minn.



Future Nuts: a Look at Buckeye Hockey Commitments | Eleven Warriors  Eleven Warriors

There are currently 22 hockey players committed to continuing their careers at Ohio State. Here's a look at the recruits for both the men's and women's puck ...



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