Director John Frawley: Financial outlook is ‘day by day, week by week’
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.”
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.
The Minnesota Department of Transportation along with Dakota County and the cities of Rosemount, Hastings and Inver Grove Heights are conducting a road safety audit of Highway 55 between General Sieben Drive in Hastings and the junction of Highway 52 in Inver Grove Heights.
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.
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…
Schools in the Rosemount-Apple Valley-Eagan celebrated Unity Day during the week of Oct. 19-23. While Unity Day was on Oct. 21, some schools observed the annual day that encourages people to stand together against bullying and unite for acceptance and kindness for the entire week. According …
Dakota County Soil and Water Conservation District recently announced Kimber Contours in Castle Rock has been named the 2020 Dakota County Outstanding Conservationist.
River Valley Project Explore participants gathered for an outdoor Halloween Bash at Valley Middle School Oct. 15. The event was the program’s first-in person activity since March 12, when other activities were canceled due to COVID-19. The Halloween Bash included a costume parade, photo boot…
Rosemount-Apple Valley-Eagan School District sixth through 12th grade students will move a hybrid to a full-time distance learning model on Thursday, Nov. 12, the district said on its website Oct. 30.
Rosemount-Apple Valley-Eagan School Board members reviewed proposed calendars for the next two school years at a special meeting Sept. 28.
The Minnesota Zoo had a virtual naming contest Sept. 30 to Oct. 4 for its newest baby Malayan tapir born on Aug. 8. Community members could choose between four names with connections to the native area of the tapirs by voting on the zoo’s website. The zoo announced on Facebook Monday that th…
The Rosemount-Apple Valley-Eagan School Board approved a proposed 2020 (payable 2021) property tax levy Sept. 28 at the maximum amount allowed by the state. The proposed levy is $121,465,415, an increase of $5,388,113 or 4.6 percent compared to the levy for payable 2020 property taxes.
The Rosemount-Apple Valley-Eagan School Board approved the inaugural members of the district’s new Equity Advisory Council at its Sept. 28 regular meeting.
MVTA Connect, a ride-on-demand public transit service, is expanding to serve the Apple Valley and Rosemount area beginning Monday, Oct. 5. MVTA Connect delivers flexibility, value and more options for riders, MVTA said in a press release.