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Four Kids From Eagan Family To Compete In Junior Olympic Games

The AAU Junior Olympic Games start this weekend in Norfolk, Virginia. A dozen athletes from the Eagan area will be competing just in track alone, including one family a four — meet the Windels.

07/30/2015

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Eagan Boy Uses Make-A-Wish For Food Truck Charity

When Make a Wish said they’d grant him a dream, Lucas wanted to serve those who’ve served him, in a food truck.

07/20/2015

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Charges: Woman Blew A .25 After Gas Station Crash With Kids In Car

Police say a 47-year-old woman had a blood alcohol concentration of three times the legal limit after she was arrested this spring following a crash where two young boys were in her car.

07/16/2015

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Charges: Dad Passed Out On Meth While Child, 4, Wanders Hotel

Two young children have been placed in foster care after police say an Elgin man was found earlier this week passed out in a hotel room while one of his kids wandered the lobby alone.

07/01/2015

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Wednesday Ends Long Wait For Medical Marijuana Patients

Patients and their parents will head into Minnesota’s first medical marijuana clinic in Minneapolis at midnight Tuesday, eager to get a potentially promising new medicine as soon as July 1 hits.

06/30/2015

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Charges: East Coast Couple Used Cloned Credit Cards In Eagan

A 20-year-old Maryland man and 24-year-old New York woman are accused of attempting to use stolen credit cards at a store in Eagan late last week, according to charges filed Tuesday in Dakota County Court.

06/30/2015

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Minnesota River Bridge Facelift Means Headache For Drivers

Drivers in the south metro are spending twice as long in traffic because of bridge work near Mall of America. For the first time in almost 30 years, the Highway 77 bridge over the Minnesota River is getting a facelift.

06/22/2015

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Highway 77 Closes Between Eagan And Bloomington

As you head out the door this weekend, there are some road closures you should be aware of. Snelling Avenue is closed between I-94 and University Avenue through late June.

06/20/2015

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Eagan Family’s Car Vandalized, Spray Painted With Racial Slurs

An Eagan family found their car vandalized yesterday morning, and covered with racial slurs. Police say someone smashed out a window in Steve Wright’s car; spray-painted racial slurs on the hood, trunk and windows; and then doused the car with gasoline.

06/01/2015

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Highway 77 To Close In Eagan Next Week

Motorists who are intending to drive south on Highway 77/Cedar Avenue will have to use a detour starting Friday, June 5. The stretch of highway from Old Shakopee Road to Highway 13 in Eagan and Bloomington will be closed to traffic starting at 8 p.m. that day.

05/28/2015

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Semi-Trailer Destroyed By Fire Next To Eagan Business

A semi-trailer is total loss after catching fire in Eagan Thursday morning. Fire crews got the call just after 7 a.m. of a pallet fire at Anderson Trucking on Loan Oak Road. On arrival, they found the semi-trailer fully engulfed in flames.

05/21/2015

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Police: Skateboarder Hit By Car Outside Eagan High School

A person on a skateboard was hit by a car in Eagan early Thursday morning. According to Eagan police, the victim was struck just outside of Eagan High School shortly before 7 a.m.

05/21/2015

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Fire Destroys Eagan Home

No one is hurt after a big house fire in the south metro. Police say the fire broke out on the 1500 block of Skyline Trail in Eagan sometime after 8 p.m. Smoke could be seen as far as six miles away. A man and two kids in the home smelled smoke and got out safely.

04/23/2015

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‘Simon Says Give’ Celebrates 3rd Birthday With A Fashion Show

“Simon Says Give” likes to celebrate birthdays. They host kids who otherwise wouldn’t get a chance to party!

04/22/2015

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Minnesota Under Red Flag Warning For Fire Risk

The entire state of Minnesota is under a red flag warning Wednesday. The fire danger is extreme because of warm, windy and dry weather. Gov. Mark Dayton is authorizing the Minnesota National Guard to help fight wildfires.

04/15/2015

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Driver’s Cigarette Butt Lights Car, Grass On Fire

A driver trying to toss a cigarette butt out her open window ended up burning her car down to wreckage and starting a grass fire that burned through two acres of land.

04/15/2015

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Officials: No One Hurt In Eagan House Fire

Officials in Eagan say no one was injured when a house caught fire early Sunday morning. City officials said fire crews and police responded to the fire on 1984 Chipmunk Court just before 3 a.m. The fire started on home’s deck, traveling up the siding and entered the home.

04/12/2015

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Eagan Woman Charged With Death Of Grandson

A 49-year-old Eagan woman faces a manslaughter charge after her infant grandson died while in her care in 2012. Johanna Mercedes Limpert Beeler was charged Friday with second-degree manslaughter for the death of her two-month-old grandson, Brayden Michael Beeler, on July 7, 2012.

03/20/2015

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Eagan Woman Charged In 2-Month-Old Grandson’s Death

A 49-year-old Eagan woman has been charged in the 2012 death of her 2-month-old grandson. Prosecutors say Johanna Mercedes Limpert Beeler was charged Tuesday with second-degree manslaughter in Dakota County District Court.

03/20/2015

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Eagan Outlet Mall Accused Of Racial Profiling

A Twin Cities outlet mall is facing a growing number of accusations of racial profiling.

03/16/2015

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Police: Toddler Found Walking In Eagan Neighborhood

Police in Eagan are investigating after a small child somehow got out of her Eagan home while her father was inside sleeping. According to a police report, the incident happened just before 3 p.m. Saturday on the 1600 block of Deerwood Drive in Eagan, which is very close to I-35E.

03/16/2015

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Firefighter Recovering Following Eagan House Fire

An Eagan firefighter was injured during an overnight fire. The fire started at a home on the 4300 block of Woodgate Lane just after 10 p.m. Saturday. When first responders arrived to the home, flames were shooting from the front of the single-family home.

03/15/2015

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Minnesotan To Meet: Caryn Sullivan On Being Better, Not Bitter

It’s usually the hard stories that are worth telling, because you learn something. No one says that better than Caryn Sullivan.

03/10/2015

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Pet Blog: Turn Your Dog Into An Antler Hunter!

Deer antler shed hunting has been around for a long time. When breeding season is through, adult males shed their antlers — and that’s when “hunting” season begins, typically between December and February.

03/09/2015

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Bill Would Aid Injured Good Samaritans

A WCCO story has prompted a state representative to propose a change in the law to help Good Samaritans.

Last summer we reported on a nurse practitioner who stopped to help after witnessing a car crash. She felt penalized when she was stuck with a hefty bill after needing medical attention herself.

03/05/2015

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