Excellent Educator: Dawn Slattery At Orchard Lake ElementaryIt is hard to tell who is most excited at Orchard Lake Elementary in Lakeville for this week's Excellent Educator -- the teacher or the students. The students scream and shout for their teacher Mrs. Dawn Slattery, a veteran teacher in the classroom, and she embraces new techniques to engage students.
Man Leaves Massive Toy Car Collection To ChurchAn usher for a Twin Cities church left behind an incredible gift, and now you have a chance to be part of it.
Man Gets 7 Years For Suicide Attempt That Would Have Killed Young Sons A Dakota County man was sentenced to more than seven years in prison for an attempted suicide last year that would have resulted in the deaths of his young sons.
Request Denied: Mom Who Hid Daughters Will Be On Probation Until 2022The former Lakeville woman convicted of hiding her two daughters from their father will have to be on probation until 2022.
Woman Charged As Accomplice In Lakeville Girls' DisappearanceA Minnesota woman has been convicted of helping a mother hide her two teenage daughters from their father. A jury in Dakota County deliberated about an hour Thursday before convicting Deirdre Evavold on six counts of depriving the rights of a custodial parent.
Lakeville PD Adds Officers To Bus Stops After Stranger Approaches ChildLakeville police are adding extra patrols to several school bus stops after a report of a child being approached by a stranger.
Woman Who Hid 2 Daughters From Father SentencedA Minnesota woman will be on probation for six years and serve jail time after being found guilty of hiding her two teenage daughters from their father for more than two years.
Man Gets 42 Months For Causing Fatal Lakeville Crash, BurglaryA 40-year-old Rosemount man was sentenced Tuesday to more than three years in prison after pleading guilty to breaking into a home in April after causing a fatal crash.
Medical Examiner Identifies Lakeville Man Killed By Falling TreeAuthorities have identified a man who was killed after a tree he was cutting in his yard fell on him.
Man Dies After Tree He Was Cutting Falls On HimA man is dead after a tree fell on him in his yard in the south metro Sunday morning.
Mom Convicted Of Hiding Lakeville Girls From DadA Lakeville mother who was accused of concealing her two daughters from their dad for more than two years has been found guilty.
Man Pleads Guilty To Trying To Kill Young Sons In SuicideCourt officials in Dakota County say a 28-year-old father pleaded guilty Monday to two counts of attempted murder for a suicide attempt last year that would have resulted in the deaths of his young sons.