Savage man gets relatively light sentence for brutally killing dog
In July, Rudolph Poppe brutally killed his 13-year-old Golden Retriever in his driveway with a sledgehammer as horrified onlookers, including a number of children, looked on.
Attend a Holiday Concert at Burnsville High School
Burnsville High School choirs and bands will perform their winter and holiday concerts at Mraz Center for the Performing Arts, the Burnsville-Eagan-Savage School District announced.
South metro police blotter
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Culver's competitor coming to Twin Cities
Freddy's Frozen Custard & Steakburger plans to open its first Minnesota locations in 2014.
Most south metro districts won't see space crunch with all-day kindergarten
All 17 area districts will offer full-day classes next year, with only two anticipating major space issues for their youngest pupils.
Scott County library chief retiring
During her period in senior management positions, new libraries went up in Shakopee , Prior Lake, Savage, Jordan and Elko New Market, and the New Prague branch was remodeled.
How Do Eagan Taxes Compare to Other Areas in Minnesota?
Eagan residents will see their taxes grow next year, but the increase may not be much more than the state average in Minnesota, according to a recent Minnesota Department of Revenue release of preliminary property tax levies .
How Do Burnsville's Taxes Compare to The Rest of The State?
Burnsville residents will see their taxes grow faster than the state as a whole next year, according to a Tuesday Minnesota Department of Revenue release of preliminary property tax levies .
South metro school briefs: Burnsville-Eagan-Savage district's health...
Dawn Willson, director of health services in District 191, was named the 2013 School Nurse Administrator of the Year by the School Nurse Organization of Minnesota.
Education notes: News from schools near you
Faithful Shepherd Catholic School in Eagan is hosting a session for parents at 6:30 p.m. Nov. 14. Stephen Kahn, school psychologist, will discuss practical parenting strategies .