Apple Valley
When Michael Thorne first started performing as a stand-up comic, he probably had no idea it would involve so much paperwork. Having recently launched the entertainment booking business Surely You Jest, the veteran Apple Valley comedian is now finding that he’s logging more time at the computer an...Read More
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Wings Financial Credit Union earned the Apple Valley Chamber of Commerce’s coveted Business of the Year honor at the chamber’s annual awards luncheon on Dec. 10. The award was decided by the chamber’s board of directors based on nominations received from members. In presenting the award, Chamb...Read More
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Readers submit photos of their holiday light displays After a Rosemount reader suggested that the newspaper ask for people to submit photos of their holiday light displays, we received a few submissions. Although we do not have a photo from the light display of our Rosemount reader at 14185 Belfast ...Read More
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The Apple Valley Arts Foundation’s annual Frozen Apple winter concert series returns in 2015 with three nights of music between January and March. The series opens Jan. 17 with New Sound Underground; Uncommon Roots is scheduled Feb. 7, and Michael Monroe on March 7. All the concerts run from 6...Read More
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With the click of a button, the cat on Greenleaf Elementary fifth-grader Jozef Huber’s computer monitor changes colors. One more click, and the cartoon animal struts across the screen from left to right. Controlling the cat is no sweat when you understand the basic computing principles behind it, ...Read More
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The Velvet Tones are offering some holiday cheer this month with their Family Christmas Concert. The Dakota County-based community choir for seniors will present its annual holiday concert at 3 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 14, at the Apple Valley Senior Center, 14601 Hayes Road. It will be the fifth year the V...Read More
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Sheriff’s office creates joint task force with police departments Several police departments agreed to join an electronic crimes task force with the Dakota County Sheriff’s Office to help combat online and technology-based crimes. The sheriff’s office will implement a three-year pilot program ...Read More
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