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Gymnastics: Eagan reload

Wildcats lose five all arounders to graduation by Andy Rogers Thisweek Newspapers Last season was an incredible year for the Eagan gymnastics team. Armed with a contingent of talented seniors such as Julia Wolter and Katie Palluck, who both qualified … Continue reading

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ECM Editorial: State has lesson for feds in medical cost control

Minnesota’s two U.S. senators, Amy Klobuchar and Al Franken, both Democrats, have made it clear that they will not hesitate in carrying the state’s best-practice measures to the halls of Congress. We hope they were listening and watching this fall … Continue reading

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Swimmers earn All-State

Burnsville finishes in 16th place at the Class AA state swimming championships by Andy Rogers Thisweek Newspapers The Burnsville girls swimming and diving team saved its best for the final meet of the year at the Class AA state championships … Continue reading

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Panthers fall short in state final

Eden Prairie wins state title after thrilling five-game series over Lakeville North volleyball by Andy Rogers Thisweek Newspapers After falling behind by six points at the state tournament, Lakeville North needed to play perfect volleyball. In they end Lakeville North … Continue reading

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Blaze take home the silver at state soccer

by Andy Rogers Thisweek Newspapers It took a shoot-out to decide a state champion in the Class AA girls soccer state final with Burnsville and Wayzata knotted at 1-1 after 100 minutes of play. Burnsville’s Maggie Soderholm, Hannah Keirstead and … Continue reading

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Lightning appreciate every minute of state soccer tournament

by Andy Rogers Thisweek Newspapers Say what you want about the Metrodome, but for high school soccer players competing at the state tournament for the first time, it is a special occasion. The Eastview boys were thrilled to make their … Continue reading

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Eastview boys soccer to play for a state title

Status of star keeper Sam Ruelas in doubt because of concussion symptoms by Andy Rogers Thisweek Newspapers The Eastview boys soccer team got some good news and some bad news on Tuesday. The good news is the team will play … Continue reading

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Blaze girls soccer to play for state title

by Andy Rogers Thisweek Newspapers The Burnsville girls soccer team was all over Centennial winning 5-2 on Monday at the Metrodome in Minneapolis in the Class AA state semifinals. The Blaze will  now play Wayzata at 5:30 p.m. Thursday at … Continue reading

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RC’s Daniel Taylor earns trip to state cross country meet

Rush City senior runner Daniel Taylor took sixth place out of 144 competitors, while creating a new personal record of 16:49, at the Section 5A Cross Country Championships at Pierz Golf Course last Thursday, and will be advancing to the … Continue reading

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‘The Rabbit’ returns to Minnesota State Fair

Granite sculpture by Eagan artist Tony Caponi featured in special exhibit for Fine Art Exhibition’s anniversary by Jessica Harper Thisweek Newspapers The fiber of Tony Caponi’s inner being is filled with sculptures, paintings and poetry. Where he begins and his … Continue reading

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