Suspect Arrested After Chase Prompts School Lock Down In BloomingtonNormandale Community College is currently on lockdown due to an emergency in the area. Normandale Director of Media and Public Relations Steve Geller said the students are being advised to stay where they are and remain off campus until told otherwise.
Wander Minnesota: Japanese Garden at Normandale Community CollegeIf you take a little drive out beyond Edina and into Bloomington, you could find yourself at Normandale Community College. You might note that the buildings look attractively modern and the grounds well-kept, and you might think that’s all there is to see, if you’re not a student there.
2 Businessmen Plead Guilty To Denying Workers Prevailing WageTwo owners of a Twin Cities electrical company have pleaded guilty to not paying their employees the prevailing wage at a construction project at Normandale Community College. Thomas Robert Clifton, 51 of Lake Elmo and Earl Keith Standafer, 57 of Burnsville, pleaded guilty last Friday in Hennepin County Court to one count of theft by swindle of more than $35,000.
Electrical Company Accused Of Illegally Pocketing Over $250KTwo electrical companies face criminal charges for illegally pocketing more than a quarter million dollars.
Miss Minnesota Doesn't Win Miss USA TitleMiss Minnesota was not chosen to represent the U.S. in the forthcoming Miss Universe Pageant. On Saturday night in Las Vegas, Nitaya Panemalaythong, of Savage, Minn., competed in the Miss USA Pageant.
Miss Minnesota Competes In Miss USA Pageant SaturdayOn Saturday night, Miss Minnesota 2012 will compete for the title of Miss USA. Nitaya Panemalaythong comes from a big family in Savage; she has eight brothers and sisters.
Normandale Offers $500 Class For High-Demand JobNormandale Community College in Bloomington announced a win-win for job seekers Thursday: Course work in a field with jobs that are in demand.
Finding Minnesota: Bloomington's Japanese GardenEach week, we like to reveal hidden gems in Minnesota that you might not have visited. For example, did you know there's an authentic Japanese garden in Bloomington?