Saturday Dec 7
3-Alarm Fire Destroys Belle Plaine Barn
According to the Scott County Dispatch, the fire was reported shortly after 6:30 p.m. on a farm on Meridian Circle.
Saturday Dec 7
New Minnesota rule may promote organics recycling
As it experiments with organics recycling, Dakota County hopes a new state rule will promote an expansion of organics composting centers.
Fri Dec 06, 2013
Savage: Man sentenced for beating elderly dog with sledgehammer
A Savage man who nearly beat his elderly dog to death with a sledgehammer this summer has been sentenced to three months in jail.
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Complete and Total A-Hole Only Gets 90 Days for Beating His Dog on...
Here's the scene-setter for you: Police arrive at the home of a Savage resident to find a dog in the driveway of the home with a plastic bag over it's head and its skull crushed.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
Farmer brings life on the farm alive on pages of books
The residents of Fairview Care Center sat spell bound as a farmer/author named Gordon W. Fredrickson read to them one afternoon recently.
Sat Nov 30, 2013
Elko New Market's big new boast: AA+ bond rating
Elko New Market, in rural Scott County, is one of just two cities its size in the state to have achieved a bond rating of AA+, officials say.
Sat Nov 23, 2013
1 Dead in Head-On Crash on Highway 169 in Shakopee
One person is dead after a head-on crash involving a vehicle and a semi-truck in Scott County Saturday morning, according to the Minnesota State Patrol.
Tue Nov 19, 2013
Met Council reassures Scott County on growth
Though the council's population projections for cities in the county are down, they're being revised to take into account local realities like jobs from incoming employers.
Mon Nov 18, 2013
KARE 11 TV
1 killed in Scott Co. head-on crash
The Scott County Sherriff's Office said the crash occurred at about 3:30 p.m. on the 22700 block of Harlow Avenue in Helena Township.