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Rosemount-Apple Valley-Eagan school district finds success in online pay system
Teachers are expected to play a lot of roles in the classroom -- educator, social worker, disciplinarian.
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Sat Jul 12, 2014
Dakota County police blotter
Theft. A Randolph woman, 26, and a Randolph man, 25, were arrested for shoplifting at SuperTarget, 810 County Road 42 W. Theft.
Fri Jul 11, 2014
Apple Valley man lured Maplewood girl, 17, with fake online ID
An Apple Valley man who became infatuated with a 17-year-old friend of his daughter's and created a fake online persona to communicate with her pleaded guilty Friday to violating a restraining order.
Tue Jul 08, 2014
Minnesota Zoo breaks ground on nature-based outdoor play area
"It was magical because of the time we spent exploring the natural world," said Lindsay, executive director of the Minnesota Zoo Foundation, the fundraising arm of the Apple Valley zoological gardens.
Mon Jul 07, 2014
Rosemount residents can meet police chief finalists
Rosemount residents and business owners can meet the three finalists for the city's police chief at an open house from 4 to 5:30 p.m. Tuesday at City Hall.
Sat Jul 05, 2014
Training grants to help Eagan, Burnsville businesses
Employees at two Dakota County businesses will be among those at 34 companies to receive job training with more than $3.3 million in grants from the Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development.
Wed Jul 02, 2014
Family of Burnsville motorcyclist killed by drunk driver tells of ruined lives
One by one, Jeff Trondson's family members and friends strode to the front of a courtroom in Hastings on Wednesday to talk about how his death ruined their lives.
Lakeville Woman Sentenced in Drunken, Fatal Crash with Motorcycle
A 45-year-old Lakeville woman was sentenced to nearly five years in prison for drinking and driving without a license in a crash that killed a motorcyclist last June in Apple Valley.
Tue Jul 01, 2014
update: Current drive times
MnDOT has cleaned up the road kill from the lanes of northbound 35E at County Road 11 in Apple Valley .
Minn. Man Accused of Defrauding Delta of Millions
A federal grand jury indicted two men on charges they were part of a long-running scheme to defraud Delta Airlines.
Sat Jun 28, 2014
Dakota County police blotter
DWI. An adult was arrested for DWI after a traffic stop for driving at a slow speed near the intersection of W. 150th Street and Garden View Drive.
Fri Jun 27, 2014
The Fresno Bee
2 men accused of defrauding Delta of millions
The U.S. attorney's office in Atlanta says Michael Yedor of Los Angeles and Paul Anderson of Apple Valley, Minnesota, were indicted June 10. It wasn't immediately clear if they had lawyers.
Wed Jun 25, 2014
Rufus Wainwright shined in solo zoo gig
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Thu Jun 19, 2014
Flash Flooding Hits The Twin Cities
The Mankato area was hit hard by flash flooding Wednesday morning and on Thursday, the Twin Cities had its turn.
Wed Jun 18, 2014
The Chatfield News
Food shelf fundraiser set to restock summer food supplies
"We're going to have a fundraiser picnic in City Park for the area food shelves," said Baudoin, Chatfield American Legion commander, "and it's put on by the Legion and the Ladies' Auxiliary.
Mon Jun 16, 2014
This week: music indoors and out, comedy and that steamy scene from 'Ghost'
Monday: Canadian twins Tegan and Sara Quin started making music together as teens and eventually attracted the attention of Neil Young's manager, who signed them and helped them release their 2000 debut, "This Business of Art."
Sun Jun 15, 2014
Top midsize companies: Fun, charity as big draws for employees
Doug Cole founded the company as a children's barbershop 35 years ago. But he's since transformed it into a full-service salon with $22 million in revenues and five locations that are 44 percent owned by 335 employees.
Sat Jun 14, 2014
Lakeville (MN) Boy Scout scrubs gravestones for soldiers
Garrett McKay dipped his brush in a bucket of water and began scrubbing the dirt from another bright white headstone, this one from a second lieutenant who served in World War I, dying in 1963.
Vigilance about groundwater on the rise in Dakota County
Only , along with two microsuburbs, Lilydale and Mendota, use Mississippi River water."