Motorists will encounter delays in both directions of Highway 169 in the Shakopee area beginning at 8 p.m. Friday as crews will be removing an additional lane that was added to increase the capacity of Highway 169 and the Bloomington Ferry Bridge. The increased capacity was needed during the closures of Highways 41 and 101 during the floods that occurred in June.
I took a drive the other day. The sky was blue, the sumac red, and the ash trees had changed to yellow almost overnight. “There’s no going back!” they seemed to shout, startling me every time I rounded the curve to yet another explosion of color. I dodged a pothole and steadied the wheel - ready or not, the change of season was upon the land.
Leo Reinhart, 4, of Prior Lake, scooped another shovel-full of mud into a plastic bowl. Leo, a student in the Circle of Friends program at Edgewood School, is learning everything a preschooler should know: letters, numbers, seasons, the works.
Candidates for the Burnsville-Eagan-Savage School District 191 Board of Education have been invited to participate in a forum at 7 p.m. on Thursday, Oct. 2, at the Senior Campus (upper level) of Diamondhead Education Center, 200 W. Burnsville Parkway, Burnsville.