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  1. Christmas Concert by Century Brass 12-21Read the original story

    Yesterday | Roseville Review

    ... Link Additional Comments: The LeDuc Historic Estate in Hastings is one of the many resources managed by the Dakota County Historical Society. The mansion was built by Civil War General William Gates LeDuc in 1865. The Dakota County Historical ...

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    Yesterday | Art Daily

    ... Fort Snelling National Historic Landmark, Macalester College and more. The exhibition will travel to the Dakota County Historical Society in South St. Paul, Minn. after it leaves the museum. The exhibition was created through a Minnesota partnership ...

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  3. Hebrew National lawsuit endsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | Twin Cities Daily Planet

    A lawsuit alleging that Hebrew National hot dogs were not made from "100% kosher beef" as advertised has come to an end. The plaintiffs in the suit, which was first filed in June 2012, have not appealed the Oct. 6 decision by the Dakota County District Court, which granted a motion to dismiss the lawsuit.

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  4. West St. Paul man pleads not guilty in 'selfie' strangulation deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 19 | TwinCities

    ... girlfriend has pleaded not guilty. Marc Amouri Bakambia, 29, entered the plea Friday. He remains jailed in Dakota County with bail set at $1.5 million without conditions or $1 million with. Bakambia is charged with murder while committing domestic ...

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  5. Longtime Dakota County Commissioner Paul Krause calls game overRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | Star Tribune

    He's not talking about playing in those four Super Bowls as a Vikings free safety, or stealing the 81 interceptions that cemented his place in the NFL Hall of Fame. He misses the years he spent serving with fellow Dakota County commissioners Joe Harris and Mike Turner, two of his best friends.

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  6. Burnsville: Shots fired near dog park, no one injuredRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | TwinCities

    ... said. Officers arrested the suspected shooter without incident, and Witte expected he would be booked into Dakota County jail Thursday night on suspicion of assault. The handgun was recovered by officers. "It sounds like both parties visit the (dog) ...

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  7. National Museum of the American Indian Hosts Exhibition About the Dakota-U.S. War of 1862Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | PressReleasePoint

    ... Fort Snelling National Historic Landmark, Macalester College and more. The exhibition will travel to the Dakota County Historical Society in South St. Paul, Minn. after it leaves the museum. The exhibition was created through a Minnesota partnership ...

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  8. Dakota County 2015 property taxes up $15 on averageRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | TwinCities

    Dakota County property taxes will increase by about $15 for the average home after the county board finalized its 2015 levy Tuesday. The total amount of the levy is up 1 percent to $129.7 million, a little more than a third of the county's budget.

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  9. Cop from Inver Grove Heights will be county's chief deputyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | Roseville Review

    With a bachelor's degree in natural resources and environmental studies, he initially envisioned working for a state agency in that field. At 27, the Inver Grove Heights resident got his foot in the law-enforcement door working weekends for Dakota County's Water Patrol in 1997.

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  10. Police departments join forces to bring tech analysis in-houseRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | Star Tribune

    ... savviest state and federal agencies were not inundated with requests and massive data breaches. Instead, in Dakota County police often rely on a couple of Sheriff's Office employees to evaluate electronic devices. The wait prolongs some cases by ...

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  11. Mendota Heights city administrator leaves for LakevilleRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | Roseville Review

    ... Mayor Matt Little said the city selected Miller because he is "even-keeled and smart," and he is familiar with Dakota County. "My first priority is going to be meeting as many people as I can, both staff and in the community," Miller said. Petschel, ...

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  12. Mendota Heights DCR Chamber Weekly UpdateRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | Patch.com

    As you may know, the DCR Chamber annually grants four - $500 scholarships to deserving female students attending high school in the Dakota County Region through the funds raised from the WomEn's Conference Wine Pull event. At this year's WomEn's Conference, the Dakota County Regional Chamber of Commerce Charitable Foundation will be awarding four - $500 scholarships to deserving female students attending high school in the Dakota County Region.

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  13. Victims identified in crash near HastingsRead the original story

    Sunday Dec 14 | Marshall Independent

    The Hennepin County medical examiner's office identifies the victims as 57-year-old Timothy Gusk of St. Paul and 56-year-old Lihua Jing of Savage. According to the Dakota County sheriff's office, Gusk was driving north on Revenna Trail on Thursday when his car crossed the center line and collided with an SUV with Jing as a passenger.

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  14. Eagan teen found dead in park two weeks after fleeing homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 13 | TwinCities

    ... on Dec. 1. Last week, North Star Search and Rescue, a volunteer group, searched the park. On Saturday, the Dakota County Special Operations Team -- made up of police, fire and EMS workers who are trained in urban search and rescue -- embarked on a ...

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  15. Farmers markets turning year-round in parts of south metroRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 13 | Star Tribune

    ... and frozen. Farmers markets are extending their seasons through the winter months. In the past two years, two Dakota County communities have added winter markets. Eagan 's Winter Market Fest, housed in the city's Community Center, runs every other ...

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  16. Dakota County police blotter excerptsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 13 | Star Tribune

    DWI. An adult was arrested for DWI, possession of drug paraphernalia and driving without a valid driver's license near the intersection of W. 150th Street and Pennock Avenue. Drug activity.

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  17. News, Sports, Jobs, Community InfoRead the original story

    Friday Dec 12 | Sentinel

    ... 25,000 homes. But she says it ultimately depends on the interest of consumers and offers from developers. Dakota County Sheriff-elect Tim Leslie says a car crossed the center line on Ravenna Trail in a residential area south of Hastings and collided ...

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  18. 2 Die, 2 Injured In Head-On Crash Near HastingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 12 | CBS Local

    ... of CBS Corp. and one of the largest network-owned station groups in the country. Click here to get the [] Dakota County Sheriff-elect Tim Leslie says a car crossed the center line on Ravenna Trail in a residential area south of Hastings and collided ...

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  19. Near Hastings, 2 die and 2 injured in head-on crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 12 | TwinCities

    Dakota County Sheriff-elect Tim Leslie says a car crossed the center line on Ravenna Trail in a residential area south of Hastings and collided with an SUV just before 4 p.m. Thursday. Leslie says the driver of the car and a passenger in the SUV died at the scene.

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  20. Dakota County parks' sledding hills offer slick antidote for cabin feverRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 12 | Star Tribune

    Sledding hills at Dakota County parks, including the recently opened Whitetail Woods, offer opportunities to beat the seasonal cabin fever. Tim Ellison of Apple Valley flew down the sledding hill at Whitetail Woods Regional Park with his children, 5-year-old Macy and 7-year-old Avery.

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