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Graduation music is virtual 2020Burnsville-Eagan-Savage School District 191 will host modified graduation ceremonies this spring to honor the 2020 graduates. The celebrations were designed to follow the guidelines established by the Minnesota Department of Health to avoid spreading coronavirus in the community.

Students will receive their diplomas at one of four schools.
Nov 29, 2021
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Photocopying mahcine installed at library 1972June 1, 1972 Burnsville Sun

A new photocopy machine is now available for public use at the Burnsville Community Library...
Nov 26, 2021
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May 1897 newsThe foundation of our city hall in Hamilton is almost completed under the skillful hand of R. L. Eckert of Shakopee. When completed it will be the best foundation in our village and will be a good advertisement for Mr. Ekert...

Also the death of Mrs. Richard Murphy.

May 27, 1897 Shakopee Argus.
Nov 25, 2021
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Glendale - Hamilton Station News 1897September 16, 1897 -Shakopee Argus

Mrs. McDonnell received this week in consignment of new furniture for her hotel, which is just coming to the front as the leading hotel in our village (Hamilton)....
Nov 25, 2021
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Distance Learning2020 sign at William Byrne School in South River Hills.Nov 24, 2021
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Old Newspapers reveal changes in community 1984February 22, 1984 Burnsville Sun - editor Del Stelling looks back at the Minnesota Valley Review in 1962...Nov 20, 2021
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How times have changed in Burnsville 1981October 13, 1981 Burnsville Sun - Del Stelling column looks back twenty years when talking with Carol Anderson, who moved to Burnsville in 1958...Nov 18, 2021
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School bus - pandemic ridersOctober 2021 - Masks are required on the bus and at schools as pandemic rules continue. Photo compliments of School District 191.Nov 10, 2021
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District 191 virtual academy enrollment swells 2021November 5, 2021 Burnsville Eagan Sun/Thisweek News

A last minute rush of students into School District 191's new Virtual Academy has the district scrambling to properly staff the program in the secondary grades...
Nov 07, 2021
July_4_memories.pdf
Del Stlling looks back to 1962Published July 4, 1979 Burnsville Sun

Columnist and editor Del Stelling looks back at 4th of July celebrations and news from 1962.
Nov 05, 2021
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District 191 said to be coping well with COVID 19October 22, 2021 - Burnsville Eagan Sun/Thisweek News

School District 191 is faring comparatively well in the new school year despite the COVID 19 virus...
Oct 29, 2021
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Savage Minnesota signPopulation sign for the City of Savage.Oct 24, 2021
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Burnsville City LimitsPopulation sign for Burnsville.Oct 24, 2021
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School District 191Pandemic student photo, compliments of School District 191. October 2021.Oct 21, 2021
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Burnsville High School during pandemicScenes from Burnsville High School during pandemic October 2021.Oct 21, 2021
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Burnsville population estimated at 10,703January 14, 1965 Dakota County Tribune

The population of Burnsville may be 10,703 as of December 8, 1964...
Oct 20, 2021
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Crystal View Inn to be destroyedJune 2, 1981 - Burnsville Sun

The burning of the Crystal View Inn will take place in June...
Oct 20, 2021
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New County Library nearing completion 1974January 3, 1974 Burnsville Sun -

The Dakota County Library being constructed in Burnsville on County Road 42 west of 35W is nearing completion...
Oct 13, 2021
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New County Library opens in Burnsville 1974March 7, 1974 Burnsville Sun -

The new Dakota County Library in Burnsville officially opened for business Monday...
Oct 13, 2021
1974_Festival.pdf
Plans develop for Burnsville FESTI - VILLEFebruary 14, 1974 Burnsville Sun -

Plans for the civic celebration in Burnsville are progressing smoothly... the suggested name Burnsville FESTI-VILLE.
Oct 13, 2021
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Minnesota Valley Tour script1957 tour of the Minnesota Valley including Mendota, Eagan, Burnsville, Savage and Shakopee, published in the
1957 Dan Patch Days program.
Oct 12, 2021
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Next round of relief totals $16.1 million for District 191October 1, 2021 Burnsville Eagan Sun/Thisweek News

The third round of federal COVID 19 relief funding is expected to generate $16.1 million for Burnville, Eagan, Savage School District 191...
Oct 07, 2021
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September storm spawns weaker tornados in southeast metroSeptember storm spawns weaker tornadoes
in southeast metro
Burnsville Eagan Sun/Thisweek News September 24, 2021

Apple Valley was one of the areas where tornado with an EF -0 rating was confirmed to have touched down. Another tornado with the same rating was confirmed in northeast Burnsville. The storm caused damage including downed tree branches, uprooted trees and power being knocked out in some areas. Photo – City of Apple Valley....
Oct 04, 2021
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2021 TornadoSeptember storm spawns weaker tornadoes
in southeast metro
Burnsville Eagan Sun/Thisweek News September 24, 2021

Apple Valley was one of the areas where tornado with an EF -0 rating was confirmed to have touched down. Another tornado with the same rating was confirmed in northeast Burnsville. The storm caused damage including downed tree branches, uprooted trees and power being knocked out in some areas. Photo – City of Apple Valley.
Oct 04, 2021
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Orchard Lake Bus 1942August 28, 1942 Dakota County Tribune

The first months operation of the Orchard Lake Bus Line to the Twin Cities paid its way. Organizing and general expenses were also kept well i hand...
Oct 01, 2021
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September stormHigh winds in Burnsville, near William Byrne Elementary School, September 2021.Sep 30, 2021
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September stormHigh winds in Burnsville, near William Byrne Elementary School, September 2021.Sep 30, 2021
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Let's lock the barn door now - 1960February 25, 1960 Minnesota Valley Review editorial

Burnsville township is showing admirable foresight in planning for a municipal water system...
Sep 20, 2021
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Meeting may decide Burnsville Bond issue 1970July 21, 1970 St. Paul Pioneer Press

A decision on whether Burnsville will have a park bond issue or not may be decided at a special joint meeting of the Burnsville Athletic Association and Jaycees...
Sep 20, 2021
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Windmill HouseThe Windmill House was visible from Old Lyndale (now Interstate 35W), located near the Embassy Restaurant.Sep 16, 2021
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