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AAA to build in BurnsvilleSeptember 22, 1966 Dakota County Tribune reports: Minnesota State Automobile Association (AAA) was granted a permit by the council to proceed with the construction of a 15,000 square foot building on HIghway 13 and Nicollet Avenue.

Also, the council tabled until October 3 the discussion on the awarding of bids for street signs...

The council accepted the report of the study committee which recommended the adoption of the optional plan B form of government by the Village. This is the council-manager type used by many local and national municipalities...
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Officers of the new League of Women VotersApril 7, 1966 - Dakota County Tribune: Recently formed League of Women Voters.
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Art's Mileage, later Mr. B'sOctober 6, 1966 Dakota County Tribune: Art's Mileage, later known as Mr. B's Car Wash celebrates its 4th birthday.
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1100 students expected at MetcalfAugust 25, 1966 Dakota County Tribune reports on the opening of Metcalf Junior High School.
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Metcalf Junior High to openAugust 25, 1966 Dakota County Tribune: Metcalf Junior High to open.
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A shopping center that never happenedAugust 4, 1966 Dakota County Tribune: A new shopping center is planned at County Road 11 and Highway 13. The only business to end up there was the second Sullivan's SuperValu.
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Close up on Leo and Josephine Lannon farmNovember 24, 1966 - Dakota County Tribune. Grading begins for new village hall. This is the intersection of Highway 13 and today's 12th Avenue. The Dairy Queens would be built in front of the farm owned by Leo and Josephine Lannon. This is a close up of the Lannon farm.
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A garage for Fr. DudleyDecember 15, 1966 Dakota County Tribune - Fr. Francis Dudley, pastor of St. John the Baptist Church in Savage receives a surprise gift of a garage.
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Burnsville Ice RinksDecember 8, 1966 Dakota County Tribune: Burnsville creating ice rinks.
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Burnsville Ice RinksDecember 8, 1966 Dakota County Tribune: Burnsville creating ice rinks.
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Minnesota Valley Jaycess - later Burnsville JayceesDecember 8, 1966 Dakota County Tribune - Minnesota Valley Jaycees sell Christmas trees at Valley Ridge Shopping Center.
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Early history of Burnsville recorded May 5, 1966 Dakota County Tribune includes the transcripts of the early meetings of township founders 1860 -1920s.
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Savage Fire DepartmentFebruary 17, 1966 - Dakota County Tribune: The new fire hall in Savage.
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Mayor Al HallJanuary 6, 1966 Dakota County Tribune, Al Hall sworn in as mayor.
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Film Depicts the RidgesOctober 27, 1966 Dakota County Tribune: Film to tell the story of the Ridges. Shown are the Ratzlaff family and Mayor Hall.
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Ascension Lutheran ChurchJanuary 13, 1966 Dakota County Tribune: Ascension Lutheran Church, County Road 11 and Cliff Road.
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Burnsville BandJanuary 13, 1966 Dakota County Tribune: Band members: Jack Wilkie, Randy Nordstrum, Brian Cody, Dan Jorvig and Bob Fuglem.
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Township recordsMay 5, 1966 Dakota County Tribune: Photographs of the first few pages of Burnsville township records starting in 1860.
(Earlier records not preserved).
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Burnsville High School BandJanuary 13, 1966 Dakota County Tribune: Burnsville High School band photos.
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Burnsville High School BandJanuary 13, 1966 Dakota County Tribune, Burnsville High School band.
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Glass Menagerie to be performed 1966January 20, 1966 - Dakota County Tribune: Burnsville theatre department announces upcoming play.
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Robbery at Herbie'sJanuary 27, 1966 Dakota County Tribune, break-in at Herbie's, now located at the Warrior Building, Travelers Trail. This would be his third Burnsville location.
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Mayor Hall, Trustee Ostby join councilJanuary 6, 1966 photo of First council meeting where Al Hall is Mayor. Shown in photo: Deanne Anderson - council secretary, Mike O'Connor - clerk, Warren Kelley - trustee, Mayor Hall, Alan Ostby and Charles Wahlberg, trustees.
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Dairy Queen Opens in Burnsville June 16, 1966 Dakota County Tribune: Dairy Queen opens on Highway 13 and 12th Avenue. This location was owned by Bob Christensen.
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Ridges under constructionJune 16, 1966 Dakota County Tribune: Ridges under construction.
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KNUT radioSeptember 29, 1966 Dakota County Tribune: KNUT Radio.
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Lorenzo's Italian foods take outMarch 24, 1966 Dakota County Tribune: Lorenzo's coming to Burnsville.
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Minnesota River boatMay 19, 1966 Dakota County Tribune; Minnesota River.
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Township recordsMay 5, 1966 - Dakota County Tribune: Close up photo of the financial records of Burnsville Township 1860.
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Township recordsMay 5, 1966 Dakota County Tribune: Close up photo of the 1860 Township Records for Burnsville. Earlier records lost or destroyed.
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