Sunday, November 25, 2012
Here's a look at the news from the south metro in the past week.
You can't be in front of your computer 24 hours a day, so each weekend, Patch reviews the top stories from the past seven days. Here's a look at the stories, which first appeared on this site or those of our neighbors, that might interest you or affect your life. To read the full stories, click on the headline links. CherryBerry Branches Out—Rosemount Location in the Works CherryBerry continues to blaze a path through the Twin Cities metro area and the rest of the nation, and Rosemount is next. Fierce Facial Hair for a Cause: The South Metro Celebrates Movember Flummoxed by the apparent increase in handlebars, chevrons and scraggly 'staches? Find out what Movember is all about. School Officials Broke Rules in Kurt Virgin Investigation, …
Sunday, May 13, 2012
Former Eagan Coach Kurt Virgin charged, a fatal wreck for a Burnsville teen, a Tony award nomination for Burnsville native and Eagan High School graduate Laura Osnes, and more top south metro stories from last week.
Though you might live or work in Rosemount, chances are you travel to or through our neighboring communities as well. Here are some of the stories posted on our neighboring Patch sites last week that could impact, help or be of interest to you. Read each story by clicking on the headline link. Lineup Set for Kelly Park Summer Concerts in Apple Valley The Apple Valley Arts Foundation and City of Apple Valley have scheduled another set of free concerts for its summer "Music in the Park" outdoor concert series in Kelley Park. All the concerts are scheduled from 6 to 9 p.m. on Fridays. UPDATE: Plans for New Pizza Ranch Approved by City Council The Apple Valley City Council on Thursday unanimously approved plans to build a new Pizza Ranch …
A Tony award nomination for Burnsville native and Eagan High School graduate Laura Osnes is also included among top south metro stories from last week.
Though you might live or work in Apple Valley, chances are you traveling to or through our neighboring communities as well. Here are some of the stories posted on our neighboring Patch sites last week that could impact, help or be of interest to you. Read each story by clicking on the headline link. 18-Year-Old Former Burnsville High Student Dies in Motorcycle Wreck Brett Michael Raley, an 18-year-old former Burnsville High School student, died early Tuesday after the mo-ped he was riding struck the fence of a Savage home. The accident remains under investigation. Raley's family described him as a hard worker who made a point of helping his neighbors. Burnsville Native, Eagan Grad Gets Tony Award Nomination Laura Osnes was nominated …
Thursday, May 10, 2012
Dawn Westphal, formerly of Rosemount and former Eagan basketball coach Kurt Virgin have been formally charged in separate Theft by Swindle cases by the Dakota County Attorney.
- POLICE & FIRE
Thursday, May 10, 2012
From the Dakota County Attorney's Office: County Attorney James Backstrom announced that Kurt Bruce Virgin, age 60 of Eagan, has been charged* with six counts of Theft By Swindle in connection with taking monies that should have been paid to Independent School District 196. This was done by Virgin while running two basketball camps and one soccer camp each summer, from the period of April 2009 to December 2011. The total loss to the school district as a result of Virgin’s actions was $29,184.42. The criminal complaint filed alleges the following facts: The Director of Secondary Education in ISD196 contacted the Eagan police department in December of 2011 to report concerns about the manner in which Kurt Virgin had been running sports …