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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.



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 ...



Mound Westonka recognizes distinguished students | Mound  ECM Publishers

Mound Westonka High School students who exhibited outstanding effort, citizenship and academic achievement for the first semester of the 2018-2019 school ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 Food Shelf slates March fundraising events | Minnetrista  ECM Publishers

March is Minnesota FoodShare Campaign month, and that means that the Westonka Food Shelf is preparing for their biggest fundraisers and food drives of the ...



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 ...



MWHS Theatre slates spring performance of 'Cinderella' | Minnetrista  ECM Publishers

The timeless enchantment of a magical fairy tale is coming to life on the Westonka Performing Arts Center stage March 8-10. The Mound Westonka High School ...



MWHS Theatre presents 'The Addams Family' | Mound  ECM Publishers

The Mound Westonka High School Theater Department is proud to present “The Addams Family” as this year's fall musical Nov. 15 - 18. The shows start at 7:30 ...



High school girls host youth hockey players | Minnetrista  ECM Publishers

The Mound Westonka-Watertown Mayer-Southwest Christian Girls hockey team hosted their annual joint skating event with the Westonka Youth Hockey ...



Westonka musicians participate in Conference music festival | Minnetrista  ECM Publishers

A total of 14 Mound Westonka High School musicians were chosen to participate in the Annual Wright County Conference (WCC) Honor Band and Honor Choir ...



New buildings, new opportunities | Laker Pioneer  ECM Publishers

Two major projects are underway this summer at Mound Westonka High School. The school is spending $22.95 million on a Performing Arts Center and an ...



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 girls hockey kicks off anniversary season  ECM Publishers

This year is the 25th anniversary of girls hockey in the State of Minnesota and the 21st year that the sport has been offered at Mound Westonka High School.



White Hawks wrestlers win on Senior Night | Minnetrista  ECM Publishers

The Mound Westonka White Hawks wrestling squad hosted Orono and Glencoe-Silver Lake in a triangular meet at Mound Westonka High School on Thursday, ...



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 opens season with big wins | Mound  ECM Publishers

The Mound Westonka High School football team opened the 2018 season Aug. 30 with a decisive 48-14 win at St. Paul Highland Park. After going into halftime ...



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.



Hitting the slopes | Mound  ECM Publishers

The Mound Westonka boys and girls Nordic Ski teams had a conference classic ski race at Hyland Lake Park Reserve in Bloomington. Classic cross-country ski ...



Suburban schools add contract counselors as vaping, marijuana use booms  Star Tribune

Chris Lawler works as a chemical dependency counselor twice a week at Edina High School. He provides the same services the rest of the week at Mound ...



Smith named finalist for Senior Goalie of Year  ECM Publishers

Mound Westonka High School senior Taylor Smith is one of the state's best goaltenders, according to Let's Play Hockey. Five finalists for the 2019 Senior Goalie ...



Mound alum home for the holidays, slates performance  ECM Publishers

Grant Johnson is a 1981 Mound Westonka graduate who only recently started singing publicly, but he will be returning to his Alma Mater on Saturday, Dec.



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 ...



Combined girls hockey is on a roll | Mound  ECM Publishers

The MWHS/W-M/SW Christian Varsity Girls Hockey team extended its season opening winning streak to 10 games last week with wins over New Prague, Orono, ...



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 Student Senate announces Homecoming Court | Education  ECM Publishers

The Mound Westonka High School Student Senate is excited to announce the 2018 Homecoming Week celebration planned for Sept. 24-29. Homecoming 2018 ...



MWHS hockey team ties Delano, remains undefeated | Minnetrista  ECM Publishers

The MWHS/W-M/SW Christian Varsity Girls Hockey team returned to play after the lengthy holiday break and tied Delano last Friday night 3-3 at Thaler arena.



Westonka dive team remains undefeated | Mound Westonka  ECM Publishers

The girls swim and dive team beat the Orono Spartans last night with a 105-76 win! The girls continue to build onto their impressive season with a 4-0 start. Both.



Prom takes Westonka 'Around the World' | Laker Pioneer  ECM Publishers

Mound Westonka High School juniors and seniors will enjoy a trip “All Around the World” for prom night 2018. The fun begins at 5 p.m. on Saturday, May 5, with.



Win pushes girls hockey team to 4-0 on season  ECM Publishers

The Mound Westonka High School (MWHS) Varsity Girls Hockey team improved its record to 4-0 last week with impressive victories over Northfield, Minneapolis ...



Nordic ski team hits first slopes of 2019 | Minnetrista  ECM Publishers

The Mound Westonka Nordic Ski team had a busy start to racing in 2019 starting with a classic ski race at Wirth Park in Minneapolis on Jan. 3 against teams.



White Hawks girls hockey team remains undefeated | Mound  ECM Publishers

The Mound Westonka/W-M/SW Christian Varsity Girls Hockey extended its season opening winning streak to seven with a pair of wins on their northern ...



White Hawks girls tennis opens season with victory  ECM Publishers

On Thursday Sept. 30, MWHS girls tennis team hosted New Prague for their annual parent picnic and Senior recognition night. The final score for the match was ...



White Hawks extend streak, move into 6th | Mound  ECM Publishers

The Mound Westonka boys basketball team continued in their winning ways by beating the host Dassel Cokato Chargers 62-32. It was their sixth straight win ...



Esko Eskomos put the freeze on White Hawks  ECM Publishers

The White Hawks Girls Basketball record dropped to 4 - 2 after the Esko Eskomos defeat the White Hawks 43-39 on Thursday, Dec. 13th.



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 ...



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 ...



Westonka athletes earn awards | Laker Pioneer  ECM Publishers

Mound Westonka High School celebrated standout athletes from the 2018 graduating class at the Yost-Haddorff-Leopold Athletic Recognition Breakfast May 10 ...



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 wrestlers win 'Battle of the Hawks' at home meet  ECM Publishers

The Mound Westonka White Hawks wrestling team faced the Chaska/Chanhassen Storm Hawks in a dual meet at home on Thursday, Jan. 17, and came out ...



Hawks' girls tennis team ready, continues rebuilding | Mound Westonka  ECM Publishers

Last year was a successful year, but was also the beginning of rebuilding for the MW White Hawk Girls Tennis Team. The girls went 10-9 on the season, but ...



Swimmers, divers take 2nd at invite | Orono  ECM Publishers

To say it's been a big week for the Orono Girls Swim and Dive Team would be an understatement. The girls returned to school on Tuesday, Sept. 4, checked in.



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 ...



White Hawks boys' hockey off to 5-2 start to season  ECM Publishers

After one of the most successful seasons in school history, the Mound Westonka boys' hockey team got the 2018-2019 season underway and are off to a 5-2 ...



Teachers attend tech conference | Education  ECM Publishers

Mound Westonka High School educators Sue Simonson and Kristin Wallace were two of more than 20000 educators from around the world who gathered at the ...



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 ...



Combined girls hockey team sets record | Minnetrista  ECM Publishers

The MWHS/W-M/SW Christian Girls Varsity team ended its regular season with a flourish last week. They defeated Waconia on Friday, Feb. 1st on Senior Night ...



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.



White Hawks boys move into first place in conference  ECM Publishers

The Mound Westonka White Hawks boys basketball team is currently on a nine game winning streak, increasing their overall record to 17 wins with six losses.



Authors slate teen happiness workshop, book signing around International Day of Happiness  ECM Publishers

According to C.J. Staples and Lily Ness, being happy is a super power. The grandmother, granddaughter pair grew up in the Westonka School District, with Lily ...



Hockey boosters get a boost | Community  ECM Publishers

The Northwest Tonka Lion's Club and Dan at Surfside Bar & Grill partnered to make a significant donation to the Mound Westonka High School Boys Hockey ...



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 ...



Westonka D2 team wins championship | Community  ECM Publishers

The Westonka D2 Red Fastpitch team took home the 2018 league championship during the season ending tournament at Wayzata High School on July 14th.



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 ...



White Hawks boys conference champs in skiing | Minnetrista  ECM Publishers

The Mound Westonka boys and girls Nordic Ski teams competed in the Twin City Nordic Ski Conference Championship race on Friday, Jan. 25 at Wirth Park in ...



MWHS girls hockey team remains undefeated | Mound  ECM Publishers

The MWHS Varsity Girls Hockey team remains undefeated after defeating Waconia 6-2 and tieing New Prague 2-2 last week. THe teams record is currently ...



Mound teen co-authors book about happiness with her grandmother  KARE11.com

The Science of Happy spotlights keys to happiness.



Q&A: Grandma, granddaughter write book on finding positive in the everyday  SW News Media

MOUND — As her granddaughter went through middle school and high school, grandmother CJ Staples told her that whatever positivity she put out, she would ...



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 ...



Distinguished students honored | Laker Pioneer  ECM Publishers

Mound Westonka High School students who exhibited outstanding effort, citizenship and academic achievement for the third quarter of the 2017-2018 school ...



Minnetrista receives $2K grant for AEDs | Minnetrista  ECM Publishers

Minnetrista continues to move forward in their efforts to improve their city. At their July 16 meeting, the Minnetrista City Council welcomed two guests who made ...



20 area wrestlers advance to the state tournament | Sports  SW News Media

Wrestlers from across the state will converge on St. Paul and the Xcel Energy Center this week with hopes of taking home a state championship.



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 ...



Wrestlers take fourth in Hibbing | Laker Pioneer  ECM Publishers

The Mound Westonka White Hawks wrestling team went 4-3 over the week, picking up a win in a non-conference dual, and going 3-3 at the Hibbing Duals for a ...



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 ...



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.



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 ...



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 ...



White Hawks girls hockey team state bound | Minnetrista  ECM Publishers

The MWHS/W-M/SW Christian Girls Hockey team qualified for its third state tournament berth in its history last Thursday night down at Gustavus College by ...



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.



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, ...



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 ...



8 Lake Minnetonka-area teachers up for Minnesota Teacher of the Year honor  SW News Media

MINNETRISTA — Eight Lake Minnetonka-area teachers are up for the 2019 Minnesota Teacher of the Year honor.



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.



50 Minnesota Public High Schools With The Best Teachers For 2019  Southwest Minneapolis, MN Patch

50 Minnesota High Schools With The Best Teachers - Southwest Minneapolis, MN - Need to know who the best teachers in MN are? Here's a ranking for the top ...



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 ...



White Hawks swim at state championships | Mound  ECM Publishers

The Mound Westonka/Holy Family White Hawks sent 8 swimmers to the State Championships that was held on Nov. 15-16, at the University of Minnesota Jean ...



White Hawks wrestlers sweep spectrum quad | Minnetrista  ECM Publishers

The Mound Westonka White Hawks wrestlers returned to action from holiday break on Thursday, Jan. 3, competing at Spectrum High School in quad with the ...



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 ...



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 ...



Top 100 Schools In Minnesota: New Rankings  Maple Grove, MN Patch

Top 100 Schools In Minnesota: New Rankings - Maple Grove, MN - Niche has compiled what it says are the top 100 schools at every grade level in Minnesota, ...



Westonka's Boys, Girls State representatives | Laker Pioneer  ECM Publishers

Three Mound Westonka High School juniors have been selected by the Minnetonka American Legion Post 398 and Auxiliary in Mound to represent the ...



MWHS theater department brings 'Egad' to stage | Laker Pioneer  ECM Publishers

The MWHS Theatre Department is proud to present “Egad, The Woman in White,” a melodrama by Tim Kelly, on March 9 and 10 at 7:30 p.m. and on March 11.



White Hawks softball bring home wins | Laker Pioneer  ECM Publishers

Mound Westonka softball was finally able to start their season last week after snow and ice melt revealed a field beneath the large snow drifts. Thanks to the ...



Students spend summer touring Europe as 'Ambassadors of Music'  ECM Publishers

Nineteen students and graduates from the Mound Westonka High School band and choir programs experienced the trip of a lifetime this summer. The musicians ...



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 ...



White Hawks boys kick off tennis season | Laker Pioneer  ECM Publishers

After a cold and snowy start to Spring, the Westonka Boys Tennis team finally took to the courts and got in their first match of the season. With five of.



Minnetrista/St. Boni Police Report, Dec. 29 | Minnetrista  ECM Publishers

Saturday, Dec. 15. A 42-year-old St. Bonifacius male was arrested for DWI after driving onto the curb along Main Street. 3 mailboxes were damaged along ...



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.



Community leaders reflect on past, future projects  ECM Publishers

Westonka Community and Commerce held the first Night with Community Leaders on March 13 at the Westonka Performing Arts Center. Speakers at the event ...



White Hawks compete at Thundering Royal Elk Invitational  ECM Publishers

The Mound Westonka cross country team competed in the Thundering Royal Elk Invitational on Oct. 4 at Fox Hollow Golf Course in St. Michael. This meet was ...



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 ...



High School Students’ Questionable Costumes Raise Concern At School Event  CBS Local

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — Several high school students face consequences because of what they wore to a yearly fundraiser. At least seven Mound Westonka ...



Hilltop Operetta marks 4 decades of entertainment | Laker Pioneer  ECM Publishers

In April 1978, Hilltop Primary School produced the Westonka School District's first operetta, “The Wizard of Oz.” Directed by teacher Kathy (Hoffmann) Ireland ...



Student artists take part in Visual Arts Festival  ECM Publishers

A total of 17 student artists from Mound Westonka High School participated in the 2018 Section 2AA Visual Arts Festival hosted by Chaska High School on April ...



White Hawks send 2 wrestlers to state | Laker Pioneer  ECM Publishers

The Mound Westonka White Hawks wrestling team placed six wrestlers in the Section 5AAA Individual wrestling tournament on Friday and Saturday, Feb.



Hennepin Countys High Schools, Ranked For 2019  Maple Grove, MN Patch

Hennepin County's High Schools, Ranked For 2019 - Maple Grove, MN - Here are the top 25 high schools in Hennepin County and how they rank for the new ...



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 ...



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