Apple Valley

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NWS: Tornadoes confirmed to have struck Apple Valley, Burnsville, Savage

A crazy night of storms may have included even more tornadoes.

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Jack-O-Lantern Spectacular returns to Minnesota Zoo this fall

The event will feature 5,000 carved and illuminated pumpkins.

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Man found dead in Apple Valley back yard likely killed by firework

Police have described the death as a 'tragic accident.'

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Darbar India Grill, owners convicted after underreporting $280K in tax

Prosecutors alleged the restaurants evaded paying more than $280,000 in sales tax.

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Charges against man accused of throwing child from waterslide are dismissed

He had previously been found incompetent to stand trial.

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Landlord who forced tenant to quit townhome to pay $3,500 fine

Attorney General Ellison has settled its lawsuit against the landlord.

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Farm babies are back at the MN Zoo with virtual, in-person events

Virtual events are available now, with the in-person experience opening next month.

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SUV rolls and strikes tree, killing 2 women southwest of Duluth

The crash was reported around 6:15 p.m. Tuesday.

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Long Lake man gets 5 years for firebombing courthouse during May riots

The 25-year-old and an accomplice threw Molotov cocktails into the Dakota County courthouse.

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Savage man gets 6.5 years in prison for arson at Dakota County courthouse

He and another man were charged in connection to the May 29 fire.

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Charges: Woman feared grandson's threat to 'snap her neck'

She told police silently she needed help when she answered the door.

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MN Zoo's new drive-thru event will feature giant illuminated animal installations

The limited-time winter event will feature nearly 30 illuminated animals, including a 30-foot red panda and an enormous sea turtle.

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1 victim of double-fatal shooting in Apple Valley identified

The shooting happened around 8:40 p.m. Wednesday.

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2 dead, 1 injured in Apple Valley apartment shooting

Circumstances that led to the shooting are unclear at this point.

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Fleeing driver suffers life-threatening injuries in Apple Valley crash

The crash happened after the police chase, according to the State Patrol.

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2 more Twin Cities districts moving to distance learning for grades 6-12

The decision was announced as infection rates in Dakota County rise.