Dakota County Newswire

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  1. Featured ContentRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Mass Transit

    ... buses to run similarly to light rail. A pedestrian overpass will connect the station to a park and ride lot. Dakota County's goal in the creation of the route between Apple Valley and the Mall of America was to offer a seamless bus system that ...

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  2. A Minnesota Mom's Winter Survival GuideRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Patch.com

    ... with pretend, sensory, physical and artistic play. The passport membership isn't too expensive either. Dakota County Libraries - The Dakota County library system offers tons of storytimes at different locations. In addition to storytimes they have a ...

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  3. Red Line busway gets $10 million to speed things upRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Business Journal

    Regional planners OK'd a $9.7 million transit station in Dakota County that officials hope will speed up service on the Red Line, the metro's first rapid bus transit service. The Star Tribune has details on the plan , which will create a new bus station on the median of Cedar Avenue South that lets buses stay on the main road instead of detouring onto local streets.

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  4. $10 million fix to Red Line will save time and moneyRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Star Tribune

    ... buses to run similarly to light rail. A pedestrian overpass will connect the station to a park and ride lot. Dakota County's goal in the creation of the route between Apple Valley and the Mall of America was to offer a seamless bus system that ...

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  5. St. Paul: Next Met Council chair needs affinity for east metro, too: Pioneer Press editorialRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | TwinCities

    ... Paul and has in the past served as a Ramsey County commissioner, a deputy Ramsey County attorney, an assistant Dakota County attorney and a Met Council attorney. It couldn't fairly be argued that she's favored the east metro during her tenure as Met ...

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  6. Met Council chair with strong east metro ties steps downRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | TwinCities

    ... Ramsey County commissioner from 1995 to 2005; chief deputy Ramsey County attorney from 1982 to 1994; assistant Dakota County attorney from 1979 to 1982; and as a Metropolitan Council lawyer from 1977 to 1979. Haigh holds a bachelor's degree in ...

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  7. City Of IGH Discusses Fluorescent BulbsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 18 | Patch.com

    ... mercury. Many hardware stores and retailers that sell fluorescent light bulbs also collect them for recycling. Dakota County residents can bring fluorescent bulbs to The Recycling Zone in Eagan for FREE and environmentally safe disposal. For more ...

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  8. Thick roads, please: Dakota aims to extend vital networkRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 17 | Star Tribune

    Truckers picked up materials from Dakota Aggregates in Rosemount in Dakota County, which is trying to address heavy loads on country roads. He can hop on a couple of state highways built to withstand the weight he is carrying.

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  9. Rosemount, Dakota County discussing 2015 transit plansRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 17 | Star Tribune

    That was among the key messages last week when top Dakota County transportation officials addressed the Rosemount City Council on the prospects for improvement in getting folks around. County engineers Mark Krebsbach and Brian Sorenson said they will publish their study next year.

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  10. Game & Parks official: Mountain lion killed in Dakota County, NERead the original story

    Monday Nov 17 | KTIV-TV Sioux City

    Officials with the Nebraska Game and Parks Commission say the 89-pound female mountain lion was killed Monday morning. But, officials couldn't say specifically where the animal was killed in Dakota County.

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  11. A dangerous driving cultureRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 17 | TwinCities

    ... and any stubborn refusal to follow our pedestrian law. I am concerned that planning for Lebanon Hills Park in Dakota County is doomed to fail the "smell test," just as it did during the last public comment period, and thus fail to advance a ...

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  12. South-West Review bulletin board Nov. 16, 2014Read the original story

    Monday Nov 17 | Roseville Review

    ... information, contact Kelley Thompson at 651-457-7427 or kelley.thompson@academicarts.org . Argenta realignment Dakota County and the city of Inver Grove Heights are partnering on a study for the realignment of CSAH 28/63 (Argenta Trail) in the area ...

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  13. Mark DeJoy mournedRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 17 | Roseville Review

    ... leaders, residents, and businesses as the face of local news and local community television in northern Dakota County. He was an award-winning producer with multiple national NATOA GPA First Place Awards, Midwest Regional Emmy Nominations, and many ...

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  14. Nebraska Man Convicted Of Sexual Abusing His Two ChildrenRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 17 | WOWT-TV Omaha

    According to Nebraska Attorney General Bruning - a 30-year-old man from Dakota County was convicted of 10 felony counts for the sexual abuse of his 11 and 13 year old children. "This man's abuse of his two children is both horrific and heartbreaking," said Bruning.

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  15. Hearing Today for Accused Mendota Heights Cop KillerRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 17 | KOOL 108

    The man accused in the shooting death of Mendota Heights Police Officer Scott Patrick appears in court today for a contested omnibus hearing. Brian Fitch Sr. pleaded not guilty to first-degree murder and all other charges.

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  16. Argenta Trail realignment focus of open houseRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 14 | TwinCities

    Dakota County and Inver Grove Heights are studying ways to realign Argenta Trail in the area of Minnesota 55 -- and the public is invited to provide feedback on the project. Three realignment options will be unveiled at an open house from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. Wednesday at the Veterans Memorial Community Center, Community Room No.

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  17. South St. Paul plans to revitalize Southview/Marie Hill neighborhoodRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 14 | TwinCities

    ... is about attracting new businesses that bring good-paying jobs and increase the city's tax base. He noted how Dakota County currently is installing high-speed, fiber-optic lines in parts of the city and that they will extend along Southview ...

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  18. Rapid transit: A tale of two citiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 14 | CBC News

    ... football, hockey and baseball stadiums as well as giving access to Fort Snelling and Minnehaha parks. Although Dakota county chairwoman Kathleen Gaylord told the Minneapolis Star Tribune she hopes it will become a model for the state, she conceded ...

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  19. Charges: Apple Valley Woman Drove Drunk With Child In CarRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 14 | CBS Local

    ... is accused of driving while impaired with a 6-year-old child in the vehicle, according to charges filed in Dakota County Court. Sina Julie Yim was charged with endangerment of a child and two counts of second-degree driving while impaired in ...

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  20. City Of Lakeville Police BlotterRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 13 | Patch.com

    ... a traffic stop for moving violations, the driver was found to be impaired. Driver was transported to the Dakota County Jail and held on 2nd Degree DUI charges. a Officers have responded to four separate Domestic calls over the last four days. a Car ...

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