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At Cottage Grove bike park, something for every rider, city says
The largest specialized mountain-bike park in the state is taking shape in Cottage Grove, thanks to a group of volunteers.
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Tue Apr 22, 2014
St. Paul schools pay more for legal insurance -- lots more
After a string of lawsuits and settlements with students' families and former employees, costs of legal insurance for St. Paul Public Schools jumped almost 280 percent this year.
Mon Apr 21, 2014
Eagan police eye high-visibility crackdown to reduce crime, crashes
Working with the Dakota County sheriff's office, Eagan police will be taking part in a nationally recognized program that uses crime and traffic data to establish methods for deploying law enforcement and other resources.
Sat Apr 19, 2014
Business briefs: Apple Valley industrial complex expanding
Construction recently began on the latest phase of Apple Valley Business Campus, a multiA tenant industrial building project at the intersection of 147th Street W. and Flagstaff Avenue.
Ambulance service ironing out its Rosemount problems
HealthEast, which was struggling to get emergency vehicles to their destination on time as recently as three years ago, has made big strides.
Thu Apr 17, 2014
New Eagan steak & seafood restaurant is anything but typical
Don't expect the typical suburban fare at Eagan's newest restaurant, which has been kept a secret until now.
Mon Apr 14, 2014
Eagan police: Boy, 9, home alone, takes long walk looking for parents out for drinks
A drunken mother was confronted by police after her 9-year-old son, left home alone, set off on a late-night walk along a busy Dakota County street in search of his alcohol-pursuing parents and was scooped up by an officer three-fourths of a mile away, authorities said.
Fri Apr 11, 2014
Twin Cities Daily Planet
Safe and supportive schools
On March 3rd, kids from my school joined hundreds of other kids from the Twin Cities for a rally at the Capitol.
Weekend brew round-up: Town Hall re-opens, Bad Weather premieres Traitor IPA
The sun is finally out, baseball is in season and well, so is hockey, but let's talk about the sunshine.
Thu Apr 10, 2014
Dakota County beat: Eagan weighs future of fire-damaged Town Hall
Officials in Eagan may soon chart the future of the city's century-old Town Hall, which was heavily damaged last fall by an arson fire.
Wed Apr 09, 2014
In Eagan road rage, driver pointed BB gun, charges say
A road rage incident during the April 1 evening commute in Eagan led to one driver waving a BB gun at another, Dakota County prosecutors say.
Mason Jar in Eagan is a bright spot in the 'burbs
Many of our outlying districts are littered with chains that serve generic sandwiches, appetizers that go from freezer to fryer and soups from a bag.
Mon Apr 07, 2014
New Treatments for Common Skin Conditions: Dr Lycka & Dr Crutchfield
Leading dermatologists Dr Barry Lycka & Dr Charles Crutchfield discuss the latest treatments for common skin conditions Vitiligo, Rosacea, Adult Acne, & Keloids this week on Inside Cosmetic Surgery Today on webtalkradio.net.
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 .
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.
Fri Mar 28, 2014
Still no deal in Anoka-Hennepin teacher talks
The teachers union and the district criticized each other after the latest round of negotiations.
Wed Mar 26, 2014
At Boneyard, find a taste of the South - but watch out for the salt
I'll admit, when I saw the chicken-tenders-like strips atop my waffle, I was very, very dubious.
Tue Mar 25, 2014
Case closed: Minneapolis witness spots triangle UFO near skyscraper
A Minneapolis, MN, witness reported watching a large black, triangle-shaped object hovering and moving slowly below a skyscraper that appeared to be about the size of a Volkswagen, according to testimony in Case 53028 closed March 25, 2014, as an Unknown Aerial Vehicle from the Mutual UFO Network witness reporting database.