Editor's note: Burnsville Police Chief Tanya Schwartz released this message on May 28, as rioting and arson overtook parts of Minneapolis and St. Paul.
Minnesota Valley Transit Authority is suspending service to downtown Minneapolis and St. Paul on Friday and altering routes that serve Mall of America.
Target closed over 20 of its stores in the metro area, including its Burnsville and two Apple Valley stores, "until further notice" on May 28 in response to protests of George Floyd's death in Minneapolis.
Community members in the Rosemount-Apple Valley-Eagan School District are finding ways to honor members of the class of 2020 beyond the graduation plans that have been announced by the school district in response to the COVID-19 pandemic.
Burnsville city government is striving to balance health and safety with quality of life during the coronavirus pandemic, Mayor Elizabeth Kautz said during her annual State of the City speech May 15.
The Minnesota National Guard and Air Force Reserve honored those on the COVID-19 frontlines by flying over M Fairview Ridges Hospital in Burnsville on Wednesday, May 13. One C-130 Hercules aircraft from the National Guard and one from the Air Force Reserve made the flyover pass.
Rosemount-Apple Valley-Eagan School District high schools will offer seniors and their families an in-person graduation experience featuring some of the key moments that define graduation, done in a different and appropriately distanced way due to the pandemic, the district announced May 15.
At about 12:10 p.m. Wednesday, the Minnesota National Guard along with the 934th Air Wing of the Air Force Reserve will be conducting a flyover of M Health Fairview Ridges in Burnsville in recognition of those on the frontlines of the COVID-19 pandemic response as part of Operation American …
Echo Park Elementary School of Leadership, Engineering and Technology Assistant Administrator Logan Schultz has been selected to be the school’s next principal, District 196 Superintendent Mary M. Kreger announced May 8.
Mustafa Shabazz, 43, an Eden Prairie wrestling coach who has a home address in Burnsville, has been charged with one count of second-degree criminal sexual conduct, according to the criminal complaint released April 28 by Hennepin County.
One hundred thirty-two students at Apple Valley High School have successfully passed the STEM Innovator Portfolio Assessment and Exam and qualify for University of Iowa college credits.