Dakota County Newswire

Dakota County Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Dakota County, MN.

Results 1 - 20 of 426 in Dakota County, MN

  1. Traffic Stop Warrant Drug ArrestRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | KICD-AM Spencer

    On Wednesday morning, a Clay County Deputy made a traffic stop for an equipment violation. Upon investigation, it was found a passenger, Brandon Maki of Apple Valley had an arrest warrant out on him from Dakota County and after confirmation, Maki was arrested.

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  2. Exurbs seek tax relief after sewer facilities built for growth come up shortRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 19 | Star Tribune

    ... outside of what the plan was and the rules that everybody else had to follow about orderly development," said Dakota County Commissioner Mary Liz Holberg, then a state representative. At the time, Elko and New Market were two separate towns off ...

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  3. Twin Cities libraries hesitate to lend internet hot spotsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 18 | Star Tribune

    ... open, in warm weather you see people leaning up against the building with their device, logging in," said Dakota County's chief librarian, Margaret Stone. In St. Paul, librarian Rebecca Ryan has seen people sitting on steps outside a library with a ...

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  4. Earliest Outdoor Baseball Game Ever In Minnesota?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 17 | CBS Local

    ... Click here to get the [...] Officer's Knowledge Of 'Letgo' App Leads To Robbery Charges; Suspect At Large Dakota County officials say a St. Paul police officer's knowledge of a cell phone marketplace app led to charges being filed against a robbery ...

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  5. Theft suspect to officers: - No wonder people are trying to kill you' Friday, February 17Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 17 | KVOX-FM Fargo

    ... paper and other refuse. The complaint says Williams began threatening the officers during the ride to the Dakota County Jail, saying he would shoot them if they didn't release him. Officers also said Williams banged his head on the car window, ...

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  6. Charges: Man Pointed Gun At Driver Who Cut Him OffRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | CBS Local

    MINNEAPOLIS - A Bloomington man is charged with threatening violence after he was accused of pointing a gun at a motorist in December. A driver called 911 on the afternoon of Dec. 23, 2016 to report a man in a pickup truck who had pointed a silver handgun at him, according to the Dakota County Attorney's office.

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  7. South metro news briefs: New Apple Valley charter school to occupy former Paideia Academy spaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 10 | Star Tribune

    ... with 250 students enrolled. Allaire said school leaders said there's an appetite for more school choice in Dakota County. They chose the site at 7200 W. 147th St. because it is centrally located. The building used to be a movie theater. Dakota ...

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  8. Lakeville dad sentenced for stealing moma s car, where family stayed in squalorRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 9 | TwinCities

    A Lakeville man who borrowed his mother's car and spent five days living in it with his girlfriend and their two young children pleaded guilty this week to felony theft by temporary control and was sentenced to 17 months in prison. A gross misdemeanor charge of child neglect filed in October against 39-year-old Zachariah Daniel Wilson was dismissed, the Dakota County attorney's office said.

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  9. Judge: Burnsville crackdown on mobile homes motivated by prejudiceRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 9 | Star Tribune

    ... under state and federal laws when it enforced city code violations at a Burnsville trailer park in 2015, a Dakota County judge ruled Wednesday. District Judge Colleen G. King found that the city's proactive crackdown on carports, awnings and visible ...

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  10. City & County Credit Union Embraces the Cold at Snow Park at the FairRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 8 | PressReleasePoint

    ... City & County Credit Union now serves those who live, work, worship or attend school in Ramsey, Washington or Dakota County. To learn more, call 651-225-2700 or visit www.cccu.com .

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  11. Lakeville Man who Went Missing with Family Last Fall Sentenced to 17 MonthsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 8 | KSTP

    The Lakeville father at the center of a five-day October police search has been sentenced to 17 months in prison. Zachariah Wilson was convicted in Dakota County court Wednesday of a felony count of theft with intent to exercise temporary control.

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  12. Drunk driver fell asleep on I-494 in Inver Grove Heights Friday, February 3Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 3 | KVOX-FM Fargo

    MINNEAPOLIS A 33-year-old Minneapolis man is accused of drunk driving after being found asleep in his car with it stopped in the middle of Interstate 494 last week, according to charges filed Thursday in Dakota County Court. Christopher Lee Weaver Adams was charged with two counts of first-degree DWI and driving after cancellation inimical to public safety in connection with the incident, which happened last Saturday in Inver Grove Heights.

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  13. Disgruntled former worker threatens to bomb Eagan Blue Cross Friday, February 3Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 3 | KVOX-FM Fargo

    A 48-year-old Eagan man is accused of threatening to bomb a Blue Cross Blue Shield location because he was mad about getting fired, according to charges filed in Dakota County. According to the criminal complaint, police officers were dispatched on Jan. 30 to a Blue Cross Blue Shield location in Eagan.

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  14. Charges: Drunk Driver Fell Asleep On I-494 In Inver Grove HeightsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 2 | CBS Local

    ... bomb a Blue Cross Blue Shield location because he was mad about getting fired, according to charges filed in Dakota County. Cody Rhodes Still Doesn't Regret Leaving WWE Most pro wrestlers dream of making it to WWE. Cody Rhodes left WWE for the ...

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  15. 15 Snow Sculpting Teams Gather In Wis. For Nat'l TournamentRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 2 | CBS Local

    ... bomb a Blue Cross Blue Shield location because he was mad about getting fired, according to charges filed in Dakota County. Iowa Senate To Vote On Bill On Planned Parenthood Funding The Iowa Senate is preparing to vote on a bill that would pass up ...

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  16. Standing Rock Sioux Tribal Chairman Decries DAPL Protesters' New CampRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 2 | CBS Local

    ... bomb a Blue Cross Blue Shield location because he was mad about getting fired, according to charges filed in Dakota County. Iowa Senate To Vote On Bill On Planned Parenthood Funding The Iowa Senate is preparing to vote on a bill that would pass up ...

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  17. Charges: Disgruntled Fmr. Worker Threatens To Bomb Eagan Blue CrossRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 2 | CBS Local

    ... bomb a Blue Cross Blue Shield location because he was mad about getting fired, according to charges filed in Dakota County. Iowa Senate To Vote On Bill On Planned Parenthood Funding The Iowa Senate is preparing to vote on a bill that would pass up ...

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  18. Thomas S. Deans Celebrated by Marquis Who's Who for Excellence in LawRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 2 | 24-7 Press Release

    ... order to keep abreast of changes in the field, Mr. Deans affiliates himself with the American, Minnesota and Dakota County Bar Associations and the National Association of Bond Lawyers. He also used his talents to serve as a representative for the ...

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  19. MN: Dakota County Transit Provider Reports Second-Highest RidershipRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 1 | Mass Transit

    Feb. 01--New direct trips between the Rosemount Transit Station and downtown St. Paul helped the Minnesota Valley Transit Authority reach its second-highest ridership ever in 2016. The total ridership was just more than 2.9 million, which was down about 2 percent from record-setting 2015, said Robin Selvig, manager of customer relations.

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  20. MN woman steals, pawns jewelry from man's late wife Wednesday, February 1Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 1 | KVOX-FM Fargo

    MINNEAPOLIS A 45-year-old Woodbury woman is accused of stealing items from a man's late wife after meeting him on a dating site, pawning them and buying a luxury car with the money, according to charges filed in Dakota County Court. Leslie Chandler Vogelsberg was charged with theft of over $1,000 and up to $5,000 in connection with the incident, which happened last May. According to a criminal complaint, Burnsville police were called at about 8:18 p.m. on May 30, 2016, to a residence on a report of a theft.

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