Man with violent tattoo gets probation for threat to Minneapolis cop
Antonio Fransion Jenkins, 21, of St. Louis Park, whose tattoo of a porcine police officer landed him in jail, got an 18-month stayed sentence Monday, June 17, 2013 because he is taking steps to obliterate the tattoo.
Wed Jun 12, 2013
Beckhoff Moves U.S. Headquarters to Savage, Minn.
Graham Harris, president of Beckhoff Automation, Gerd Hoppe, Corporate Management: Gerd Hoppe and Jrg Rottkord, currently working out of Beckhoff global headquarters in Verl, Germany, played a key role in the establishment of Beckhoff Automation from 1999 to 2003.
Sat Jun 08, 2013
Minnesota: More light, but still loopholes, in public employee payouts
Advocates for more transparency in payouts to government employees who resign under fire won another victory this legislative session, but full disclosure remains elusive.
Pitt righty Mildren goes to Twins in Round 12
The junior out of Pittsburgh is the first Panther drafted by the Twins. In 2013 he pitched 114 2/3 innings for a 2.35 ERA.
Wed Jun 05, 2013
South metro police blotter
Items are selected from reports made to police and are not intended to A provide a comprehensive picture of crime in a neighborhood or A community.
Mon Jun 03, 2013
Beckhoff Automation LLC relocated to a new 44,500 sq-ft facility in Savage, MN. Also, Aurelio Banda was promoted to Central region manager.
Sat Jun 01, 2013
Schools scramble to meet demand for all-day K, preschool
Kindergarten teacher Jonalyn Lippka has some advice for her colleagues who soon will be spending more time with the youngest learners.
Thu May 30, 2013
$120,000 Dog Park in Hanrehan? Really?
According to this Burnsville Patch article , a new $120,000 dog park supported by user fees may be constructed on a 3.5 acre parcel near one of the trailheads to Murphy Hanrehan Park Reserve.
Tue May 28, 2013
Legislature rejects Maple Grove's request for funding to support gravel mining land redevelopment
The Legislature rejected Maple Grove's request to use extra taxes to help fund redevelopment of gravel mines and pits.
Mon May 27, 2013
Meeting Preview: Dog Park Planned for Murphy-Hanrehan
Tuesday Savage Parks, Recreation, and Natural Resources Commission will consider plans for a new dog park at Murphy-Hanrehan Park Reserve .
Sat May 25, 2013
World War II Gunner Gets Medals in Time for Memorial Day: South Metro Rewind
Take a trip around the south metro with this week's rundown of the top news on Patch.
Thu May 23, 2013
Hot property: Trace Water addition, Savage
Details: The Savage City Council has approved plans for a third addition to the Trace Water subdivision, paving the way for 40 custom homes starting at $400,000. The Trace Water second addition, which was approved in 2011, has room for 19 lots.
District 191 Seeks Public Input on Elementary Attendance Boundaries
District 191 is considering considering elementary school attendance boundaries and will be seeking public input during three upcoming meetings.
Two-Day Music Fest Gets Green Light from Savage City Council
Rock on, Savage. Monday night, the city council approved a request from Neisen's and the Savage American Legion, which hope to put on the Greater Downtown Savage Music Festival, a two-day event with outdoor and indoor shows.
Wed May 22, 2013
New Restaurant Planned for the Savage Depot
It's a new day for the Savage Depot. The historic building has been vacant since last summer , when its last tenant-a bistro and coffee shop-abruptly closed up shop.
Florida Woman, 68, Killed In Savage Crash
Authorities said a 68-year-old woman from Orlando, Fla, was killed in a two-vehicle crash in Savage on Monday that involved as many as five people.
Tue May 21, 2013
Savage: 1 dead in collision involving tow truck on Minnesota 13
One person is dead after a tow truck failed to yield to oncoming traffic while turning off a highway near Savage and crashed into a sedan on Monday, May 20, authorities said.
Woman killed in crash with tow truck in south metro
The Minnesota State Patrol has identified a woman killed in a crash between a passenger vehicle and a tow truck Monday in Savage.
Mon May 20, 2013
Owners of Paradise Pizza Charged with Tax Crimes
The owners of a defunct pizza parlor in Savage could face prison time and fines for failing to give the State of Minnesota its due.
Local Musicians Perform in France, Male Mentors Needed: Best of the Blogs
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