By replacing turf grass with tall grasses and wildflowers, Burnsville is saving money on lawn costs and creating a beautiful...
Updated: August 24, 2013, - 04:07 PM
But it’s an uneven picture, with some cities and townships still sliding.
Updated: August 20, 2013, - 03:26 PM
Public libraries are often county government’s most popular service.In Dakota County, a recent resident opinion survey showed libraries trump parks...
Updated: August 15, 2013, - 08:46 PM
The destructive insect, first detected here in 2009, has been found in Hennepin, Ramsey, Winona and Houston counties but still hasn’t reached peak infestation in Minnesota, giving cities time to prepare and study what cities elsewhere have done.
Updated: August 08, 2013, - 10:14 PM
Although a Minnesota Department of Transportation speed study suggested a 40 mph speed limit for Flagstaff Avenue as it passes...
Updated: August 05, 2013, - 07:31 AM
The new, multi-county medical examiner’s office in Minneapolis will open an Apple Valley satellite on Aug. 1.
Updated: July 30, 2013, - 04:08 PM
The decision is final — Robert Street will be rebuilt with a center median and fewer entrances and exits.
Updated: July 27, 2013, - 12:34 PM
Fire chief ordered a dozen families to leave the 40-unit building until a new fire alarm system was installed.
Updated: July 21, 2013, - 09:06 PM
Dakota’s new soil ordinance allows minimally contaminated soil from road or development projects to be reused on commercial and industrial...
Updated: July 06, 2013, - 02:00 PM