Wednesday Apr 16
Burnsville sex assault suspect lured woman for photo shoot, police say
A Burnsville man lured a woman to a photo shoot with the promise of helping her launch a modeling career before sexually assaulting her, Dakota County prosecutors say.
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Tue Apr 15, 2014
Second BRT line to Dakota County is being planned
Early morning commuters boarded a bus at the Burnsville Transit Station, about a block east of Interstate 35W on Hwy.
Myrtle Beach Online
Junkers reinterpret 'antiques' for a new generation
And that's creating a new generation of fans and buyers for "junkers" - people who express their creativity by transforming castoff stuff into useful or decorative objects.
Mon Apr 14, 2014
Burnsville boy walks to bar in search of parents, police say
A 9-year-old Burnsville boy found wandering outside an Eagan bar late Friday told police he was looking for his parents who left him home alone as they went out drinking, authorities said.
Sat Apr 12, 2014
Minnesota's rinks in tough position with EPA coolant ban
Dean Mulso, Burnsville's recreation facilities manager, checks a gauge on a compressor that runs the city's ice-making system at its two arenas.
Minnesota surge in bilingual students calling for teaching shift
Spanish teacher Javier Blazquez was tired of seeing Hispanic students' bilingual abilities languish, so he found a way to challenge them.
Wed Apr 09, 2014
Lane closures, detour begin next week as I-90 bridge takes shape
The new Interstate 90 bridge over the Mississippi River is still two years from completion, but drivers will notice it this summer.
Mon Apr 07, 2014
Ex-Lawyer Accused Of Setting Girlfriend On Fire
A 60-year-old man is accused of setting his girlfriend on fire, causing her to lose an ear, slip into a medically induced coma and suffer a number of serious burns.
Sun Apr 06, 2014
The Brainerd Daily Dispatch
Renovating a home or building? Avoid exposure to dangerous asbestos
Better Business Bureau of Minnesota and North Dakota is again calling for nominations for the premier award in business ethics - the BBB Torch Award for Ethics.
Sat Apr 05, 2014
New owner for Burnsville rental complexes
The latest transaction involves the Atrium and Trailway Pond Apartments, purchased by Philadelphia-based Equus Capital Partners, Ltd. It's the first multiunit housing investment in the Twin Cities for Equus, which also owns and operates two metro-area office parks - Grand Oak in Eagan and Metropoint in St. Louis Park .
Wed Apr 02, 2014
Man Who Died After Falling Through Ice In Burnsville ID'd
On Monday afternoon, the man fell through the ice on the pond, which is located near the intersection of County Road 42 and Burnsville Parkway.
Tue Apr 01, 2014
South-metro school briefs: Three local teachers up for Teacher of the Year
Education Minnesota has selected 10 finalists for the 2014 Minnesota Teacher of the Year program, and three hail from south-metro districts.
Burnsville-Savage water-sharing arrangement brings environmental benefits
A unique water-sharing agreement between Burnsville and Savage appears to be easing the strain on a major aquifer that feeds the Savage Fen, one of the best and rarest examples of a delicate form of wetland.
Person falls through ice on Burnsville pond, in 'very serious' condition
A person broke through the ice of a Burnsville pond and was hospitalized in "very serious" condition, authorities said Tuesday.
Mon Mar 31, 2014
St. Paul man, 25, died of smoke inhalation in Sunday house fire
The home in the 1400 block of Van Buren Avenue, St. Paul, on Monday, March 31, 2014, the day after a fire.
Sat Mar 29, 2014
Dakota County town briefs: Home & Garden Expo is coming in Apple Valley
Work will resume at the intersection of County Road 5 and Hwy. 13 in Burnsville on Tuesday.
Medical Marijuana Penalties Are Mostly Mellow
For Patrick McClellan, here's what mitochondrial myopathy can feel like: muscle spasms that won't stop, spreading through half his body and bursting blood vessels with their force.
Thu Mar 27, 2014
Wed Mar 26, 2014
Construction Equipment Guide
Road Machinery Hosts Annual Paving Open House
Jeremy Fortney , operations/ mechanic/sales, and Monte Sheldon, co-owner of Sheldon's Asphalt Paving of Viroqua Wis., check out a LeeBoy 8616.
Tue Mar 25, 2014
South school briefs: Farmington High School to host college fair
Students and families looking at colleges can explore all of their options at a college fair at the high school.