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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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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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Short Redhead Reel Reviews for the week of Dec. 23

by Wendy Schadewald Special to Thisweek Newspapers Rating system:  (4=Don’t miss, 3=Good, 2=Worth a look, 1=Forget it) www.shortredheadreelreviews.com

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Agency tight-lipped about Ajax’s ouster

360 Communities board removes longtime president, CEO by John Gessner Thisweek Newspapers The board chair of Dakota County nonprofit 360 Communities was tight-lipped Tuesday about the ouster of Mary Ajax, the agency’s longtime president and CEO. But a community observer … 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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Mary Ajax no longer president, CEO of 360 Communities

Board creates search committee to select new leader by Tad Johnson Thisweek Newspapers The board of directors of 360 Communities has removed Mary Ajax as president and CEO of the Burnsville-based nonprofit, according to a release issued today. “In her … Continue reading

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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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