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Minnesota Business Partnership videos highlight Valley View Elementary School

Oct 18, 2014

Minnesota Governor Mark Dayton led a standing ovation of more than 1,000 state business leaders in recognizing Valley View Elementary School as the 2014 Minnesota Future Award recipient.  The Governor, along with Senator Amy Klobuchar, were among the senior state leaders at the Oct. 7 ...

A Five Day Break

Oct 16, 2014


by Ibtissam ait Daoud, iLander Staff Reporter


What are your plans on this beautiful five day weekend!? Catch up on school work? Relax and enjoy yourself? Treat yourself to a weekend of shopping? The weather is going to be beautiful so whatever you do, don't forget to spend sometime enjoying it!

I know what I'm going to do! I am ready to lay back and watch tv, and go ice skating!

This school year has been a busy year and it is the perfect...

Palkowski, Wojciehowski, inducted into Columbia Heights High School Hall of Fame

Oct 15, 2014

A former nationally-ranked high school hockey player and one of Minnesota's top prep wrestlers for his time are the newest members of the Columbia Heights High School (CHHS) Hall of Fame.  Tom Palkowski, Class of 1983, and Ellis "Wojo" Wojciehowski, Class of 1984, were inducted during the school's Oct. 10, 2014 football game half-time.


Oct 10, 2014


by Ibtissam ait Daoud, iLander Staff Reporter


  Are you wearing your blue and gold?!  Show off your school spirit at our Homecoming Game and Pep fest today! Columbia Heights is going against Concordia Academy on October 10th for our 2014 Homecoming Game.  “After I get the ball, I do what I want!,” says Daireus Mock, starting runner back #28.  It will be an exciting game.  Dress warm, be prepared, and don’t forget your school sprit!...


Oct 7, 2014

by Ibtissam ait Daoud, iLander Staff Reporter

Over 3,000 people have died from the Ebola virus, predominantly in west Africa, in an outbreak declared an international health emergency by the World Health Organization (WHO). But on Wednesday, a man from Texas became the first person to be diagnosed with Ebola in the United States.  So what is Ebola? And can it be treated?

As of September 28, 2014...