The Westview Student Council had a successful Gobble Gobble Give food drive which ran Nov. 9-17. The council collected 1,162 items of food and $567 which will go toward gift cards to grocery stores to help community members in need. The Apple Valley school also had three spirit days with the…
Old National Bank, which has locations in Apple Valley, Burnsville, Eagan and Farmington, has launched the $165,000 giving campaign, Choose Your Charity, which will benefit 31 Minnesota nonprofit organizations. The winners will be chosen by the community, who will vote for their favorite loc…
UPDATE: The Apple Valley Police Department would like to thank everyone that assisted in looking for Gregg Johnson. He has been located safe. Posted Friday, Nov. 27, 10:10 a.m.
Westview Elementary School in Apple Valley had its annual Student Council-organized “Socktober” event to collect socks for people in need during a weeklong event Oct. 26-30. Students made commercials that were sent digitally to classrooms. The school surpassed its goal of 500 pairs by collec…
Community members are invited to “let winter, let the magic of dazzling lights connect you to some of the world’s most endearing and endangered animals – all while supporting the Minnesota Zoo.”
Since the beginning of 2020, officers have responded to over 25 reports of thefts of catalytic converters from vehicles in Apple Valley. Agencies across the metro have also reported in increase in these thefts and there appear to be several groups of thieves perpetrating these crimes, accord…
Parents interested in having their child attend a Rosemount-Apple Valley-Eagan magnet school for the 2021-22 school year must submit an application by Jan. 6 to be considered for one of the five elementary magnet schools and by Feb. 10 for Valley Middle School of STEM.
The Rosemount-Apple Valley-Eagan School Board reviewed proposed calendars for the next two school years Nov. 9 and is expected to approve them at their next regular meeting Dec. 14.
Authorities have released the name of the man suspected of shooting two people who also lived in his Apple Valley condominium complex in an apparent murder-suicide on Nov. 4.
Apple Valley police officers had multiple interactions over the last year with the man suspected of shooting two people on Nov. 4.
Sen. Greg Clausen said he was still confident early Wednesday morning, Nov. 4, he would come out the winner in the Senate District 57 race though the results at the time indicated otherwise.
Apple Valley and Rosemount residents in Dakota County’s District 7 have chosen a new person to represent them on the county board.
As more ballots have been counted overnight in the County Commissioner District 7 race, Apple Valley Mayor Mary Hamann-Roland has passed Dakota County Board Member Chris Gerlach. She now has 57.22% of the vote with 17,787 ballots, while Gerlach has 42.27% or 13,138 votes.
Rosemount-Apple Valley-Eagan School District sixth- through 12th-grade students will move from a hybrid to a full-time distance learning model Thursday, Nov. 12, the district said on its website Oct. 30.
Betsy Trondson, adoption worker of Apple Valley was among the 80 winners of the Lutheran Social Service of Minnesota, Spirit Award, which was given during a special online celebration Sept. 30.
COVID-19 concerns delayed and eventually canceled Apple Valley resident Rick Anderson and friends’ 12th annual bike event this year, but individual sales and a special appointment-only pop-up sale at Dan Sjolseth’s Superior Service Center were successful. Anderson and his team donated $33,15…