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Eleven to be honored as 2012 Exceptional Businesswomen

Third annual award ceremony in February by Tad Johnson Dakota County Tribune The Dakota County Tribune Business Weekly and the Dakota County Technical College Foundation have selected 11 recipients of the 2012 Exceptional Businesswomen award. The women, who will be … Continue reading

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Events to ring in the new year

by Tad Johnson Thisweek Newspapers There are many ways to ring in the new year in Dakota County. People can rock out with their friends at one of the many clubs or pubs or dash down the slopes at Buck … Continue reading

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Flannel-shirt clad bears remember ‘Dad’

Ed Tousignant’s signature apparel turns into Christmas gifts by Tad Johnson Thisweek Newspapers Longtime Rosemount resident Ed Tousignant was a flannel shirt kind of guy. When the 86-year-old died on May 1, the farmer, retired employee of Apple Valley Ready … Continue reading

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Country Village spared its rental license

Council takes landlord to task by John Gessner Thisweek Newspapers After two hours of withering criticism and intense City Council debate, the company that owns Country Village Apartments in Burnsville barely escaped with its rental license Tuesday night. The council … Continue reading

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Woman proves life-long learning never ends

Eagan resident earns bachelor’s degree at age 82 by Jessica Harper Thisweek Newspapers Since she was a young girl, Dolores Timlin of Eagan dreamed of earning a college degree. But Timlin abandoned that dream in 1947 when she dropped out … Continue reading

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Occupancy down at Country Village

Agency offers relocation help by John Gessner Thisweek Newspapers Occupancy at Country Village Apartments has fallen since the Burnsville City Council ordered widespread repairs and cleanup on Oct. 18. And even though the council on Tuesday gave owner Lindahl Properties … Continue reading

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Volunteerism thrives at Burnsville High

BrainPower in a BackPack program grows by John Gessner Thisweek Newspapers Volunteerism is thriving at Burnsville High School, where students have embraced a program to help local schoolchildren at risk of going hungry. BrainPower in a BackPack, which provides backpacks … Continue reading

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Blood drive set Dec. 29 at St. James Lutheran

An American Red Cross blood drive will be held from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 29, at St. James Lutheran Church, 3650 Williams Drive, Burnsville. Register by calling (952) 890-4534 or online at www.redcrossblood.org.

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Programs planned at Burnhaven Library

The Burnhaven Library in Burnsville will offer the following events in January: • Winter Wednesday Film Series, 1:30 to 3:30 p.m. Wednesdays, Jan. 11 and 25.  The topic for Jan. 11 will be Sydney and Queensland, Australia. The topic for … Continue reading

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Franken to visit Burnsville High

U.S. Sen. Al Franken, D-Minn., will visit Burnsville-Eagan-Savage School District 191 on Thursday, Jan. 5, to meet students and teachers and also host a listening session. First, he will visit Brooke Delmont’s Algebra III and Jeff Nelson’s Honors Algebra II … Continue reading

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