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Area briefs for the week of Feb. 15 | Free  ECM Publishers

Burnsville resident receives Key Woman Award. gen bv woman of today. Christine and Paul Knirk. Photo submitted. Burnsville resident Christine Knirk was ...

This week in West Virginia history | Community  The Montgomery Herald

CHARLESTON – The following events happened on these dates in West Virginia history. To read more, go to e-WV: The West Virginia Encyclopedia at ...

This Week in W.Va. History  WV News

CHARLESTON — The following events happened on these dates in West Virginia history. To read more, go to e-WV: The West Virginia Encyclopedia at ...

Police: Burnsville High School student in custody after threats of school shooting  SW News Media

Burnsville Police said Wednesday a 14-year-old Burnsville High School student was in custody after the student allegedly threatened a school shooting in a ...

This week in W.Va. History: Jan. 20-26  My Buckhannon

Charleston, W.Va. – The following events happened on these dates in West Virginia history. To read more, go to e-WV: The West Virginia Encyclopedia at ...

District describes leadup to Burnsville High School disruption  SW News Media

Rumors of a planned fight at Burnsville High School stemmed from a student's report that others might be bringing “guns and knives” to the school on Oct. 26, ...

Soccer adds six new recruits in offseason  SDSU Collegian

Thompson's Take: head coach talks recruitment and new additions The end of the women's soccer season means saying goodbye to a senior class and hello to ...

Burnsville High School: Potential Fight With Weapons Reported  Burnsville, MN Patch

Burnsville High School: Potential Fight Reported - Burnsville, MN - School officials began investigating after parents reported rumors about a possible fight.

'Diversity is what makes us great' Burnsville High School students, staff respond to rock graffiti  SW News Media

A boulder in the parking lot of Burnsville High School was painted with a racial slur, obscene drawings and other offensive material in late October. A district ...

AFT president talks racial tensions, teacher contracts at Burnsville High School visit  SW News Media

American Federation of Teachers President Randi Weingarten weighed in on the recent contract strife between the Burnsville Education Association teachers ...

After 20 years of declining enrollment, Burnsville-Eagan-Savage District prepares for the trend to continue  SW News Media

The declining enrollment trend plaguing the Burnsville-Eagan-Savage District isn't nearing a turning point, according to this year's projections. District officials ...

Burnsville High School showcases history with memorabilia display  SW News Media

A new memorabilia display at Burnsville High School showcases items from the school's early days in the 1950s. The unveiling of the new, permanent display ...

Burnsville High School students serve as CEO for a day at $1.2B company  SW News Media

On Aug. 28, two Burnsville High School students were at the helm of a $1.2 billion company.

Burnsville-Eagan-Savage district identified for state support under new accountability system  SW News Media

The Burnsville-Eagan-Savage School District is missing the mark in key areas, according The Minnesota Department of Education's new school and district ...

Burnsville High School student artwork showcased at South Suburban exhibit  SW News Media

The annual South Suburban Conference High School Visual Arts Exhibition features artwork created by Burnsville High School students.

A sheriff’s deputy died by suicide. His widow is on a mission to help others with PTSD  St. Paul Pioneer Press

Cindy Lannon holds a picture of her deceased husband, Jerry Lannon, in Stillwater on Wednesday, Jan. 9, 2019. Lannon, 58, a deputy with the Washington ...

Burnsville High School homecoming royalty court | Savage Pacer  SW News Media

Burnsville High School seniors Sam Bardwell and Joy Bogonko were named this year's homecoming king and queen.

Burnsville High School students earn nearly $1.3 million in college credits  SW News Media

Burnsville High School students earned 2599 college credits worth $1.28 million in tuition dollars during the 2017-2018 school year, according to a news ...

Education briefs for the week of Jan. 25 | Free  ECM Publishers

RHS speech team opens season strong. +1. edu 196 RHS speech. Photo submitted. The Rosemount High School Speech Team opened the season on Jan.

Burnsville High School student named National Merit semifinalist  SW News Media

Will Trussell, a senior at Burnsville High School, has been named a 2019 National Merit semifinalist.

Burnsville students paint positive message after hateful words appear outside school  KMSP-TV

After hateful words appeared outside Burnsville High School, a student decided to spread a different message.

Burnsville High School's Preschool Lab has openings | Savage Pacer  SW News Media

Burnsville High School's Preschool Lab, a course offered to students under the director of Family and Consumer Sciences teachers, has openings for preschool ...

Burnsville High School quiz bowl teams eyeing national championship  SW News Media

Burnsville High School Quiz Bowl teams dominated a South Dakota tournament last week, locking in a spot to compete for the national title in Atlanta in May.

Former Burnsville High School teacher sentenced for sex with teen student  SW News Media

A former Burnsville High School teacher was sentenced Thursday in Dakota County District Court in connection to charges that he had sex with a 16-year-old ...

Body found in ditch believed to be Burnsville High School graduate Adam Rein  SW News Media

A body found in a drainage ditch on Saturday is believed to be Adam Michael Rein, 24, who was reported missing to the Buffalo Lake Police Department on ...

For $40 an hour, Burnsville High School automotive students will fix their teachers' cars  SW News Media

In an old bus garage, located a short walk away from Burnsville High School's main building, a revamped, state-of-the-art auto body shop is operating in full ...

Burnsville-Eagan-Savage School Board approves $4.4M in cuts  SW News Media

The Burnsville-Eagan-Savage District Board of Education adopted the 2018-2019 budget at a meeting Thursday, locking in $4.4 million in cuts from the initial ...

Burnsville-Eagan-Savage District winter break hours | Education  SW News Media

Winter break in the Burnsville-Eagan-Savage District will run from Saturday, Dec. 22 through Tuesday, Jan. 1. All schools will be back in session Wednesday, ...

Burnsville High School 2017-18 Semester 2 Honor Roll | Savage Pacer  SW News Media

Burnsville High School 2017-18 Semester 2 Honor Roll. The following Burnsville High School students were named to the first semester “A” and “B” Honor Rolls: ...

Burnsville High School one of six sites to host guitar building institute  SW News Media

When Tom Singer helped create the STEM Guitar Project a decade ago, the mission was simple: To bring hands-on learning back to the traditional classroom.

Scott Hume seeks election to Burnsville-Eagan-Savage school board  SW News Media

Scott Hume filed for candidacy for the Burnsville-Eagan-Savage Board of Education on July 31.

Burnsville Community Theatre presents 'Cinderella' this month | Savage Pacer  SW News Media

Burnsville Community Theatre's production of Cinderella opens Aug. 9 at the Burnsville High School Mraz Center.

Metcalf Middle School Principal apologizes for repeating profane language  SW News Media

Metcalf Middle School Principal Shannon McParland issued an apology to Burnsville-Eagan-Savage District families Monday after a video captured her ...

Burnsville-Eagan-Savage district considers $4.4 million in budget cuts, including 40 FTEs  SW News Media

On Thursday, Burnsville-Eagan-Savage school officials announced millions of dollars in proposed budget cuts — including the elimination of 40 full-time jobs ...

Burnsville school takes aim at teacher shortage with Signing Day ceremony  Star Tribune

Olivia Brammer always wanted to be a teacher, a profession she thought most people wouldn't encourage her to choose because it is considered less ...

Burnsville High School Hall of Fame welcomes six new members this fall  SW News Media

The Burnsville High School Hall of Fame will welcome six new members at a Sept. 14 induction ceremony this fall.

New Black Student Union forms at Burnsville High School  SW News Media

When Jasmine Buckner first arrived at Burnsville High School from New York City, she felt alone.

BHS class of 2018 students first to receive bilingual certification  SW News Media

A new door opened this year for bilingual and multilingual students at Burnsville High School.

Gallery: Scenes from Burnsville High School's 2018 commencement ceremony  SW News Media

On June 8, 577 students were awarded their diplomas at the 62nd annual Burnsville High School commencement ceremony.

Burnsville-Eagan-Savage school year ends without a settled contract for teachers  SW News Media

On Thursday morning, Burnsville-Eagan-Savage teachers gathered together outside of their school buildings for the last day of school. At a set time each day, ...

Retiring Burnsville-Eagan-Savage teachers, staff reflect on careers before next chapter  SW News Media

A number of staff members from the Burnsville-Eagan-Savage School District will retire this spring.

Former Burnsville High School teacher pleads guilty to criminal sexual conduct  SW News Media

A former Burnsville High School music teacher accused of having sex with a 16-year-old student pleaded guilty Monday to one count of third-degree criminal ...

Jen Holweger runs for Burnsville-Eagan-Savage school board  SW News Media

Jen Holweger filed for candidacy for the Burnsville-Eagan-Savage Board of Education on Aug. 1.

Burnsville High School responds to rumors of weapon, bomb threat  SW News Media

Burnsville police received reports about a weapon and a bomb threat at Burnsville High School on Friday, Feb. 16, that they could not confirm.

Update: Burnsville-Eagan-Savage district, teacher's union fail to reach contract deal  SW News Media

Updated at 11:00 a.m. Thursday. For decades, new teachers have been familiar with the idea of receiving what's known as a pink slip, indicating they are being ...

Free Burnsville Family Fest set Oct. 13 | Burnsville  ECM Publishers

The inaugural Burnsville Family Fest will take place 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 13, at Burnsville High School, 600 E. Highway 13.

Burnsville High School students defy gravity with upcoming 'Mary Poppins' production  SW News Media

Slowly and carefully, Burnsville High School junior John Butler walks up the wall of the stage in the Mraz Center, a performing arts center off Highway 13 in ...

Burnsville-Eagan-Savage District Candidate: Jen Holweger | Savage Pacer  SW News Media

Why are you running for the Burnsville-Eagan-Savage Board of Education?

DFL'er Hunter Cantrell to represent Savage, Burnsville in House  SW News Media

Democratic newcomer Hunter Cantrell, 23, will represent residents in Savage and parts of Burnsville in Minnesota House District 56A after winning in the ...

Tension mounts in District 191 | Burnsville  ECM Publishers

As the school year draws to a close, tension continues to mount over the unsettled teachers contract in School District 191. The School Board's negotiating ...

House District 56A candidate questionnaire 2018 | Burnsville  ECM Publishers

DFL challenger Hunter Cantrell is running against Republican Rep. Drew Christensen in House District 56A.

Burnsville teacher's union endorses board candidates | News  SW News Media

The Burnsville Education Association teacher's union endorsed three candidates for the Burnsville-Eagan-Savage District Board of Education seats that will be ...

Skaters are still trying to find their way  SW News Media

The Burnsville boys hockey team is still trying to find its way under new coach Steve Beaulieu.

Starting the conference season with a victory | Sports  SW News Media

The Burnsville boys basketball team opened the South Suburban Conference season with a road victory.

Congresswoman Craig announces first town hall | News  SW News Media

U.S. Rep. Angie Craig will hold her first town hall meeting at Burnsville High School on Jan. 24.

Former Burnsville High teacher admits to sex charge involving students  Star Tribune

A onetime Burnsville High School music teacher has pleaded guilty to sex-related crimes involving two students. Erik M. Akervik, 30, of Burnsville, entered his ...

Hastings administrator picked for Burnsville's top job | Burnsville  ECM Publishers

The City Council voted 3-2 Monday to offer the Burnsville city manager job to Hastings City Administrator Melanie Mesko Lee. Mesko Lee edged out interim ...

Six seek four spots in Burnsville City Council primary  ECM Publishers

Winners will compete for two seats. Six candidates are running for the Burnsville City Council in the primary election on Tuesday, Aug. 14. The top four ...

Threat Was Meant For New Mexico School, Not Burnsville: Officials

Threat Was For New Mexico School, Not BHS: School - Burnsville, MN - Burnsville High School is the latest in a series of Minnesota schools to investigate ...

New city manager sees opportunities ahead | Burnsville  ECM Publishers

Burnsville's next city manager sees the city as a land of opportunity. Melanie Mesko Lee, the Hastings city administrator who will begin work in Burnsville on Jan.

Four seek two seats on Burnsville City Council  ECM Publishers

Four candidates are running on Nov. 6 for two four-year terms on the Burnsville City Council. They are Jim Bradrick, Ryan Fagan, Dan Kealey (three-term ...

I-35W Closures In Bloomington, Burnsville Begin Oct. 18  Burnsville, MN Patch

BURNSVILLE, MN — Motorists traveling southbound on Interstate 35W between 106th Street in Bloomington and Cliff Road in Burnsville should plan for ...

Burnsville High School students send words of love, healing to site of school massacre  SW News Media

In the wake of February's school shooting at a high school in Florida, Burnsville students are spreading love 1700 miles away.

New era will begin on the Blaze hardwood  SW News Media

The Burnsville boys basketball team is hoping a former Mr. Basketball winner can turn around its struggling program.

Burnsville-Eagan-Savage district, teachers' union reach 'tentative' agreement  SW News Media

At a mediation session Wednesday night, the Burnsville-Eagan-Savage School District 191 and the Burnsville Education Association teachers' union reached a ...

One final time to play on the high school gridiron  SW News Media

Michael Herbst, Marcus Shepley and Kyle Atkinson still have one more game to play on the high school gridiron.

Notebook: Former Mr. Basketball to coach Blaze | Sports  ECM Publishers

Burnsville High School is turning to a Minnesota Mr. Basketball award winner to rebuild its boys program.

2018: Savage's year in review | News  SW News Media

It's not just the country that has had plenty of news this past year. Savage's 2018 was full of school district highs and lows, neighborhood drama, remembrances ...

BHS students get modern-day lessons in upcoming 'Crucible' production  SW News Media

Burnsville High School students are bringing to life the hysteria of the 1692 Salem witch trials later this month in “The Crucible.”

GALLERY: Scenes from the Prior Lake High School Homecoming  SW News Media

The tradition of Homecoming played out at Prior Lake High School on Sept. 24-29.

Could undecided high school graduates become a thing of the past? That hope inspired these Minnesota efforts  MinnPost

Sparks flew in Russ Tesmer's auto body repair class as a group of students practiced welding on an old car that had been donated to Burnsville High School.

Former Burnsville Swim Coach Faces New Sexual Assault Allegations  Burnsville, MN Patch

Swim Coach Faces New Sexual Assault Allegations - Burnsville, MN - More sexual assault charges have been filed against a 61-year-old former swim club ...

Kealey, Workman win council race | Burnsville  ECM Publishers

Three-term incumbent Dan Kealey was the top vote-getter in Tuesday's City Council race, which also ushered the youngest member in memory onto the council.

Shakopee dance opens the season | Sports  SW News Media

The Shakopee dance team opened the season on Saturday at the Burnsville Invitational.

Ex-principal Howard Hall dies at 86 | Burnsville  ECM Publishers

The joke goes that when Burnsville High School's principal introduced himself to teachers as “Howard Hall from Missourah,” they needed a translation.

Closures On I-35W Bridge In Burnsville Begin Next Week  Burnsville, MN Patch

Closures On I-35W In Burnsville Begin Next Week - Burnsville, MN - The lane restrictions mark the beginning of a multi-year project to replace the I-35W ...

Mesko Lee appointed Burnsville city manager | Burnsville  ECM Publishers

Hastings City Administrator Melanie Mesko Lee was hired Tuesday as Burnsville's city manager.

Newcomers among those seeking council seat | Burnsville  ECM Publishers

Three newcomers are running alongside three more established candidates in the Burnsville City Council primary on Aug. 14. Adam Clapp, Ryan Fagan and ...

Burnsville High School student lands perfect ACT score  SW News Media

Burnsville High School junior Will Trussell got a perfect score of 36 on the ACT, something that less than 0.1 percent of students nationwide accomplish.

Burnsville-Eagan-Savage school board member Bob VandenBoom will not seek reelection  SW News Media

Burnsville-Eagan-Savage Board of Education member Bob VandenBoom announced he will not seek re-election come November. His term ends in December.

UPDATED: Apple Valley snowmobilers die after falling through ice in Wisconsin  ECM Publishers

Funeral services have been set for an Apple Valley man and woman who died after their snowmobile fell through ice on a northwestern Wisconsin lake.

Why the Burnsville-Eagan-Savage School District spent $4M of its fund balance  SW News Media

The Burnsville-Eagan-Savage School District spent more than $4 million of its fund balance between last school year and this one due to the effects of ...

Nearly half of Burnsville-Eagan-Savage schools to see leadership change  SW News Media

Seven out of 15 schools in the Burnsville-Eagan-Savage School District will get new leaders next school year, making for a leadership shake-up.

Controversial Burnsville High School homecoming proposal goes viral  SW News Media

A racist homecoming proposal by a Burnsville High School student led to a viral social media conversation over the weekend.

Three Blaze seniors make their college choice | Sports  SW News Media

Three Burnsville High School seniors singed their national letters of intent Nov. 14 in a ceremony at the high school.

Burnsville High School 'Pathways' model enters second year  SW News Media

During the first day back to school on Sept. 5, Orion Patrie gave his first lecture early in the morning.

Bill extends protections to students 18 and older | Burnsville  ECM Publishers

When state Rep. Drew Christensen, R-Savage, learned of allegations that a Burnsville High School teacher had consensual sex with an 18-year-old senior, ...

Former Burnsville swim club coach charged with sexually abusing student athlete  SW News Media

A former swimming coach has been charged in connection to an alleged relationship he had in the late 1980s with a minor girl he was coaching through the ...

Former Burnsville music teacher jailed for criminal sexual conduct with student  Bring Me The News

A former Burnsville music teacher has been sentenced to 210 days in jail after admitting criminal sexual conduct with a child. Erik Michael Akervik, 30, pleaded ...

Massive, Unique Burnsville Home Offers Theater Room, Pool, More  Burnsville, MN Patch

Unique Burnsville Home Offers Theater Room, Pool - Burnsville, MN - And the 10 stalls of garages are as clean as most homes.

Education briefs for the week of Dec. 21 | Free  ECM Publishers

District 191 board member is first recipient of 'Rising Star' award.

Cobbler says goodbye to shoe repair | Burnsville  ECM Publishers

Twenty years old and newly married to his high school sweetheart, Ron DiCosimo had $1,000 in the bank. Should he save it for doctor bills on the baby they ...

Beloved Burnsville High School teacher 'Huggy' retires | Savage Pacer  SW News Media

One of Burnsville High School's most beloved teachers has taught her last class.

Landfills, taxes, development are forum topics | Burnsville  ECM Publishers

Redevelopment, taxes, landfills and a brand-new hole in the next city budget were among the topics aired at a Burnsville City Council candidate forum Monday.

Burnsville High School names homecoming royalty | Savage Pacer  SW News Media

Burnsville High School has named its homecoming royalty court.

Two dead in Burnsville Memorial Day weekend crashes  SW News Media

Two people died in vehicle crashes over Memorial Day weekend in Burnsville.

Nearly 100 MN School Districts Awarded Anti-Violence Grants: List  Mendota Heights, MN Patch

MN School Districts Awarded Anti-Violence Grants - Mendota Heights, MN - Projects included improvements to exterior entry security, such as access controls, ...

Former Minn. teacher sentenced for criminal sexual conduct with...  Bemidji Pioneer

APPLE VALLEY, Minn. -- A former Burnsville High School music teacher who admitted to having sex with a teenage student was sentenced Thursday, June 14, ...

Ready to downhill-ski and snowboard? Top Minnesota hills are opening this weekend  St. Paul Pioneer Press

Minnesota's ski and snowboard season has arrived. Thanks to a burst of chilly October air, all the major ski and snowboarding hills are open or will open this ...

Kivihalme will lead Lakeville South boys hockey | Sports  ECM Publishers

Janne Kivihalme, who coached Burnsville boys hockey teams to two conference championships and two section titles, is leaving the Blaze but not the South ...

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