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Cornerstone Copy CenterLocated in the Colonial Shopping Center 1988 photo.
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Joe's Home Repair and RemodelingOwned by Gelhar, his business is located out of his home that stands on the property area where the Berrisford Store, St. John the Baptist Catholic Church and various Byrne family members lived.
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Cornerstone Copy Center 1988The original location of the business was the Colonial Shopping Center.
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190 River Ridge Building 2017The 190 River Ridge Building in Burnsville Minnesota is a unique office building, hosting art classes, dance, music, theater, and healing and counseling. In the upper level of a garage behind the building the Burnsville Historical Society has their home.
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1982 Burnsville Community Profile A report from the Minnesota Department of Energy, Planning and Development provides an overview of Burnsville including population, industry, employment numbers, transportation, and community services.
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Lucky 13 drive-in Lucky 13 Drive-in - Hamburgers, shakes, chicken... located at Highway 13 and Co. Rd. 11, opened 1956. A great stop after a movie at the Lucky Twin, also on Highway 13.
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Community Action Council (CAC) celebrates three decades of making a differenceThe Sun Current Newspaper Jan. 19, 2000 reports on the 30th anniversary of the non-profit social service agency based in Burnsville. The agency is now 360 Communities.
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Southern Lights in Burnsville 30 yearsLocal business overlooking Highway 13 at 12550 35 Frontage Rd W, Burnsville near the ramps of 35 W, celebrates 30 years in 2017.
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75F building control 2017June 25, 2017 Star Tribune features 75F which has offices in Burnsville, MN, and Bangalore, Karnataka, India, meaning they have teams literally working 24 hours a day to bring our customers more comfortable and energy-efficient buildings.

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Dally's in BurnsvilleA black and white photo of a painting of Oscar Dally's store at Crystal Lake. Artist not known.
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Diamondhead Mall 1976The newly opened Diamondhead Mall in 1976 is now owned by Independent School District 191 and used as an educational center.
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Minnesota AAAThe Minnesota AAA selected Burnsville for their corporate offices in 1967.
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Judd's Cabins at Crystal LakeAn undated photo of one of the cabins rented by the Judd family at Crystal Lake.
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The Judd Home and HotelThe Judd family operated a hotel from their home at Crystal Lake.
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Christmas/Holiday shopping Target 1979The Target store's Christmas and Holiday decorations 1979.
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County Club foodsOnce located in the mall at County Road 42 and Nicollet was Country Club foods.
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Little Professor Bookstore 1979Dallas McIntyre, Assistant Manager of the Little Professor Book Center in the Burnhaven Mall.
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Burn Valley Drug (Pharmacy) 1979Ron and Jen Hansen owned and operated the Burn Valley Drug.
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Burnsville's unique business the Freeway carThe first Freeway to be manufactured by HM Vehicles, (HM meaning High Milage) in Burnsville, Minnesota, (USA) was in 1979 and designed by Dave Edmonson.

Each car was hand made and it was guaranteed that each Freeway would travel 100 miles per gallon at 55 mph on a freeway. The Freeway was also sold as an Electric vehicle that would travel 20 miles at 40 mph, though due to the short range between charges, this version was not a great success. The petrol version was powered by either a 345 cc or 453 cc air cooled engine. The body of the car was moulded from glass fibre and whilst initially being a one seater car it was stated that a passenger could “squeeze” into the back for shorter trips.

The back window of the Freeway is a hatch that opens to allow access to a storage area. HM Vehicles built approximately 700 Freeways from 1979 until 1982 but the company halted manufacture in 1983 due to Financial problems.

D & A Vehicles of Minnesota acquired the rights to the Freeway in 1983 and built a two seater version (The Minikin) with the seats side by side and used a different fiberglass body. The Minikin was not a success and production ceased soon after. Jerry Kraft, a former employee of HMV then went on to sell Freeway parts until 1985.
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Burnsville's unique business the Freeway carThe first Freeway to be manufactured by HM Vehicles, (HM meaning High Milage) in Burnsville, Minnesota, (USA) was in 1979 and designed by Dave Edmonson.

Each car was hand made and it was guaranteed that each Freeway would travel 100 miles per gallon at 55 mph on a freeway. The Freeway was also sold as an Electric vehicle that would travel 20 miles at 40 mph, though due to the short range between charges, this version was not a great success. The petrol version was powered by either a 345 cc or 453 cc air cooled engine. The body of the car was moulded from glass fibre and whilst initially being a one seater car it was stated that a passenger could “squeeze” into the back for shorter trips.

The back window of the Freeway is a hatch that opens to allow access to a storage area. HM Vehicles built approximately 700 Freeways from 1979 until 1982 but the company halted manufacture in 1983 due to Financial problems.

D & A Vehicles of Minnesota acquired the rights to the Freeway in 1983 and built a two seater version (The Minikin) with the seats side by side and used a different fiberglass body. The Minikin was not a success and production ceased soon after. Jerry Kraft, a former employee of HMV then went on to sell Freeway parts until 1985.
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Tom Mazanac 1979Owner of Champion Sports then located at the Diamondhead Mall.
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Burn Valley Drug (Pharmacy) 1979Interior photo of Burn Valley Drug with Ron Hanson owner.
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Sullivan's SuperValuWhen Sullivan's expanded they opened a second location at 12120 County Road 11, which was once the site of the John and Margaret Kennelly home. They had to sell the property after the area was rezoned commercial.
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SkatevilleKids having fun at Skateville. March 29, 1978 Burnsville Current photo.
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Valley Ridge Shopping Center 1978Located at County Road 5 and Burnsville Parkway, the original name of the center was Jet Plaza and later changed to Valley Ridge.
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Jostens 1978Construction began June 1, 1974 on a new Josten's Inc library services division, headquarters, office and warehouse on Cliff Road. Josten's produces class rings, yearbooks, graduation announcements, diplomas and other products. Although no longer in Burnsville, the firm is open. Shown is an employee photo.
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Kidder FloralJerry Kidder at Kidder Floral, October 4, 1978 Burnsville Current photo.
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Burger King Co. Rd. 5Bill and Brad Riplinzer, own the Burger King on County Road 5. March 1, 1978 Burnsville Current Story.

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Valley Ridge BarbersOwners John and Dar Stupero at their shop at Valley Ridge. January 11, 1978 Burnsville Current photo.
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Pepsi in Burnsville 1978Located at 1300 Cliff Road East, this photo shows the bottling of soda pop.
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