Dakota County Wants Your Input on Greenway Planned for Eagan
Eagan will host an open house later this month to give the public a chance to weigh in on plans for the Mendota-Lebanon Hills Greenway.
Immigrant who survived war but died in traffic accident inspires scholarships
A picture of Medard Prosper, a Highland Park senior from the Congo who was killed in an automobile accident in April, was projected on a screen at his school's graduation at Roy Wilkins Auditorium, Wednesday, June 6, 2012.
7 Jobs that Make the World a Better Place
The following story was provided by AOLJobs.com By Debra Auerbach for CareerBuilder Have you ever had an itch to quit your job and instead do work that makes a real difference in the world? In honor of Earth Day on April 22, we've compiled a list of seven jobs that help people live a better life - from the buildings they work and live in, to the ... (more)
Thu May 16, 2013
Mendota Heights Salon, Moms Teaming Up Against Cancer
Blush Salon in Lilydale is donating FREE STYLE-CUTS to the first 10 moms who volunteer to donate hair.
Wed May 15, 2013
Mendota Heights Ranks #23 in Twin Cities for Speeding Tickets Issued Per Capita
WCCO-TV ranked 78 Twin Cities-area police departments on the number of speeding tickets per capita issued in 2011.
Tue May 14, 2013
WCCO: Lakeville Issued 1,200 Speeding Tickets in 2011
Lakeville police wrote about one speeding ticket for every 50 residents in 2011, according to a report on WCCO-TV . That year, Lakeville police wrote 1,203 tickets for excessive speed.
Mon May 13, 2013
Mendota Heights approves bid on Hunter Lane improvements
Crews will soon be ready to hit the pavement and begin work on the Hunter and Orchard neighborhood street repairs previously delayed by stylistic disagreements between residents and staff.
Mendota Heights approves permit for expansion at Visitation
The Mendota Heights City Council has approved a building permit that will allow Visitation School to complete the second phase of a multi-million-dollar expansion of its facilities.
Sen. Metzen Votes 'Yes' on Same-Sex Marriage Bill
The state Senate passed a bill Monday that will make Minnesota the 12th state in the nation to allow same-sex couples to marry.
Proposed, Four-Story Senior Living Facility in Eagan Takes Step Forward
A proposal for a four-story, 148-unit senior living complex is one step closer to reality at the Eagan City Council meeting on last Tuesday.
Sun May 12, 2013
Henry Sibley High School sticks with seven-period day
West St. Paul-Mendota Heights-Eagan school board members voted Monday, May 6, to reverse plans to convert the high school class schedule from seven periods to six.
Sat May 11, 2013
Lebanon Hills Regional Park in line for paved trails and some object
At Lebanon Hills Regional Park, naturalist Amy Forslund led 13 children attending a birthday party on the “Discovery Trail” section of the park, pointing the way back to headquarters.
Burnsville passes ordinance regulating thrift stores
The ordinance requires the stores to have all operations indoors and have a drive-through unloading lane for donations at the rear or side of the building.
Dakota County MAAG Team Responds to Police Standoff North of Northfield
Officers from Dakota County's Multi-Agency Assistance Group were involved in a standoff at a residence north of Northfield Saturday.
Fri May 10, 2013
Graduates - South-West Review published May 2013
Metropolitan State University a Angelique Bachman of Inver Grove Heights, bachelor's degree in accounting a Phillip Cole of Inver Grove Heights, bachelor's degree in psychology a Matthew Dybedahl of Inver Grove Heights, bachelor's degree in liberal arts a Rachel Hanson of Inver Grove Heights, bachelor's degree in gender studies a Jack Haydon of ... (more)
Thu May 09, 2013
Camp Ice Age opens tomorrow at Mall of America
Students from Visitation School in Mendota Heights got a preview Thursday of what Camp Ice Age has to offer.
Reps. Hansen, Atkins Vote 'Yes' on Same-Sex Marriage Bill
The Minnesota House of Representatives passed legislation that would extend marriage to same-sex couples in a 75-59 vote Thursday afternoon.
Tue May 07, 2013
Dakota County moves ahead with final mile of greenway trail
After clearing up a last-minute flap with the West St. Paul school board, Dakota County will move forward with the long-awaited final piece of a greenway trail that that spans the county's northern tip.
Sun May 05, 2013