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An Exclusive Inside Look at Cowboy Jack’s Apple Valley

An Exclusive Inside Look at Cowboy Jack’s Apple Valley

There is great interest in Cowboy Jack’s replacing the former Old Chicago in Apple Valley. When it was first announced on social media by Apple Valley Chamber in 2020, nearly 80,000 people viewed our Chamber’s social media announcement as the news caught fire. People are very interested! The restaurant is owned by Brian Michael and his wife […]

MacPhail School of Music to Host Schmitt Music Store

MacPhail School of Music to Host Schmitt Music Store

To better accommodate music students, MacPhail which is located in the “old City Hall” across Cedar from Well’s Fargo will be adding a Music Store. While it is not zoned for retail in the traditional sense, MacPhail is seeking the change to allow a small store in much the same way Abdallah Candies manufacturing has added […]

Vaccine Priority Order in Dakota County

Vaccine Priority Order in Dakota County

Yesterday on a Zoom conference call we were shown the order in which the County will follow in the near future as more COVID vaccines become available. CURRENT COVID SHOT PRIORITY Phase 1A People working in health care settings in Dakota County (doctors, nurses, etc.) People who provide direct care in Dakota County (firefighters, school […]

New Traffic Light Proposed by Target on Pilot Knob

New Traffic Light Proposed by Target on Pilot Knob

155th Street has become busy from all the new housing added behind Lebanon Cemetery as well as the full buildout of Cobblestone Lake area. It should be noted that over the next 2 years there will be major retail, restaurant and grocery (Lund’s Byerly) on the west side of that intersection just west of Target. Eventually once […]

New Senior Apartments Planned Just South of GrandStay Hotel

New Senior Apartments Planned Just South of GrandStay Hotel

ROERS SENIOR APARTMENTS is being planned for just south of GrandStay and across the street from Zvago Senior Condos. It will be comprised of 168 units and 12 townhomes.  The land was purchased by Dakota County Development Agency (CDA in Eagan) to provide affordable housing in the Central Village area. It is for 55+ with 80% being at […]

Find Out When, Where & How to Get Your COVID-19 Vaccine

Find Out When, Where & How to Get Your COVID-19 Vaccine

The Minnesota Department of Health launched TODAY a new tool for all Minnesotans. The Minnesota COVID-19 Vaccine Connector is a tool that helps Minnesotans find out when, where, and how to get a COVID-19 vaccine. After you fill out a simple form, the Vaccine Connector will: alert you when you are eligible to receive a […]

Governor Walz Relaxes Hours & Capacities for Restaurants & Bars Starting Tomorrow

Governor Walz Relaxes Hours & Capacities for Restaurants & Bars Starting Tomorrow

The following changes take place TOMORROW, FEB. 13th at NOON and may allow for better Valentine’s Day accommodations. Allowing restaurants to stay open until 11 p.m. Increase the “not to exceed” capacity in restaurants to 250, while leaving the maximum capacity at 50% Increase indoor entertainment “not to exceed” capacity to 250, while leaving the […]