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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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Eagan council approves 2012 tax levy, budget

by Jessica Harper Thisweek Newspapers Eagan’s city 2012 property tax levy and budget have been finalized.

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Study says Eagan can support more retail

Findings offer optimism for developer’s plan to turn Lockheed Martin property into retail by Jessica Harper Thisweek Newspapers A new study provides a glimmer of hope for developers looking to build retail complexes in Eagan.

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Prime Therapeutics to add 300 jobs in Eagan

Pharmacy benefits manager to occupy former Buffets Inc. building by Jessica Harper Dakota County Tribune While several major employers have downsized in recent years, one Eagan company plans to add hundreds of head-of-household jobs in the next two years. Prime … Continue reading

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Survey says businesses thriving, happy with city services

by Jessica Harper Thisweek Newspapers Eagan businesses are thriving and pleased with city services, according to a recent survey. The online survey conducted by city officials was sent to 1,900 businesses and asked them to rate a number of factors … Continue reading

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Pole dancing for exercise coming to Eagan

by Jessica Harper Thisweek Newspapers Every day, stay-at-home moms and career women alike gather at the Lady Katherine studio in Hudson, Wis., to dance and spin around a pole. But these women aren’t working for money, they’re getting into shape. … Continue reading

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SES students to spend holidays studying climate change abroad

by Jessica Harper Thisweek Newspapers Instead of celebrating the holidays with family this year, one group of local high school students will be studying climate change abroad.

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Legacy grant aids local Middle Eastern dance company

by Jessica Harper Thisweek Newspapers Whether it’s restaurants or community centers, Mideastern culture has increasingly influenced the south metro in recent years. And this cultural influence includes a Middle Eastern dance company and school in Eagan.

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Eagan businesswoman honored by Jaycees

Suphavong of Jade Logistics among  Ten Outstanding Young Minnesotans by Jessica Harper Dakota County Tribune Eagan businesswoman Ni Suphavong will never forget the American family that made it possible for her own family to start anew. When she was 5, … Continue reading

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Lakeville hoops have high expectations

North and South will play in different playoff sections by Andy Rogers Thisweek Newspapers While it won’t be a factor until March, the Lakeville North and Lakeville South boys basketball teams will be in different playoff sections this year. Last … Continue reading

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