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District 191 buying fresh, locally grown produce Procurement in connection with Smart Choices program BY MICHAEL RICCI • SUN NEWSPAPERS Burnsville-Eagan-Savage Independent School District 191 officials have begun an effort to foster higher academic achievement, but the effort is not a classroom venture. In connection with the school district’s Smart Choices program, an effort was coordinated this past summer to purchase fresh produce from Akerberg Acres, a small, family-run vegetable farm located in Belle Plaine. Smart Choices is a healthy eating initiative that was begun in February 2009 and is designed to support the health of students and faculty members alike in elementary schools by creating an environment that promotes healthier food choices. According to Annalisa Hultberg, Smart Choices student wellness coordinator for the Burnsville-EaganSavage school district, the procurement of fresh vegetables began with the district’s summer school program on a smaller scale, but it will continue through the fall. “When it’s available during the summer and fall, we swap in this produce,” Hultberg said. “They do have other items that are more frost- resistant.” The district is purchasing potatoes, sweet corn, apples, watermelon, cucumbers, squash, green beans, cantaloupe and cherry tomatoes. The district has been purchasing its produce from a distributer for the past five years, and the purchases from Akerberg are to complement its year-round purchases, according to Hultberg. Akerberg Acres is owned and operated by Lars and Darcy Akerberg, along with their two sons. The family has been growing vegetables on its four-acre farm for the past nine years. SCHOOL PRODUCE: TO PAGE 18

Sky Oaks Elementary School cook manager Tracy Smith and cook helper Brenda Becker help unload a delivery of potatoes from Akerberg Acres. School District 191 began purchasing fresh produce from the family-run Belle Plaine vegetable farm this past summer to add the variety of items to the menu at the elementary school in connection with the district’s Smart Choices program. (Photo by Michael Ricci – Sun Newspapers)

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The Burnsville City Council has approved an archery deer hunt in one city park this fall as part of the ongoing deer management program. The park selected for this fall’s bow hunt is Kelleher Park in southwest Burnsville. Metro Bowhunters Resource Base, a nonprofit bow-hunting group formed to assist metro communities with deer population management and provide deer hunting opportunities to its members, will conduct all park hunts. All participants for the fall hunts have been selected at this time. All hunters will have taken bow hunter training and passed a proficiency test. The dates selected for this year’s archery hunts at Kelleher Park will be 5 a.m. to 6 p.m. Thursday-Saturday, Oct. 13-15, Oct. 20-22, Oct. 27-29, Nov. 35, and Nov. 10-12. Residents should note that the park will be closed to the general public one hour prior to the hunt until one hour after the hunt concludes. Info: 952-895-4574.

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PUBLIC SAFETY Burnsville police combat domestic violence with DART Burnsville Police Sgt. Matt Smith notes that it is easy for an officer to ask a domestic violence victim, “Why are you with this person?” What’s not as easy, he says, is convincing that person that domestic violence isn’t “a normal way of life.” Smith is the lead officer of Burnsville’s Domestic Abuse Response Team. While October marks National Domestic Violence Awareness Month, for the Burnsville Police Department the topic is one of emphasis and concern year-round. DART was started in 1993 by three Burnsville Police Officers and has grown into a unique arm of the police department in which specifically-trained officers are assigned domestic violence-related cases that they follow through the entire legal, criminal or recovery process. During a typical domestic abuse call, an on-duty DART officer is dispatched, and will first assess whether the situation warrants an arrest. The officer then turns his or her full attention to the victim, and provides that person with an attentive ear and resources to help the victim take the “next steps” in resolving their abusive situation. As part of the procedure, the on-scene DART officer makes a direct call to the 360 Communities Lewis House women’s shelter in Eagan while still on the scene. “If [the victims] don’t want to talk to us, we will point them in the right direction. We just want to let them know that if they need help, all they have to do is ask,” Smith said, adding that while a victim may not necessarily want to speak to police, they may be more open to talking to a third party like a Lewis House representative. What makes DART unique is that the assistance doesn’t stop after the police department’s initial response. Officers follow up with the victim a week later to check on their emotional and physical well-being, answer any questions that may have come up and explain any legal proceedings that may follow. Officers also use the opportunity to once again encourage the victim to leave their abusive relationship and seek additional assistance. Today, Burnsville DART consists of 11 police officers and a number of local prosecutors, social services representatives and dispatchers – all trained in working with domestic violence cases and victims. Smith, however, said that one of the most crucial factors in curbing domestic violence is reporting it. “If you are a neighbor and you see this

stuff, call us,” Smith said. “You may tell yourself, ‘It’s not my business,’ but if someone is getting hurt, it is your business.” For more information on domestic violence outreach, contact the Lewis House in Eagan at 651-452-7288 or visit 360communites.org and search “Lewis House.”

Lakeville dumb criminal arrested for drug possession Lakeville Police Officer Greg Jensen was on patrol late one night when he pulled into a gas station, parked his marked squad care and went into the store to purchase a can of soda. A short while later, when Jensen was inside the store, a citizen approached him and advised him that there was a possible drug deal going down in the parking lot involving a person next to a parked vehicle. Jensen walked over to the parked vehicle and found that the person who was reported as being next to the vehicle had left, but what Jensen did observe in plain view were the two surprised occupants of the vehicle caught in the act of rolling their first “joint” out of their recently purchased baggie of marijuana. Jensen arrested the two subjects and cited them for possession of marijuana in a motor vehicle.

Lakeville Fire Department responds to house fire The Lakeville Fire Department was dispatched to a possible fire in an aircraft hanger at Airlake Airport just before 4 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 22. Crews arrived on the scene to find smoke and fire coming from a wall inside the hanger. The initial response was from all three stations, including three engines, one ladder, one rescue truck, and an Allina ambulance. A second alarm was requested for Lakeville Station 3 for more manpower. Crews made entry into the hanger from the service door to find the fire. The two occupants of the hanger had evacuated and provide directions to the fire crews of where they had seen the fire. The fire was extinguished but the hanger suffered damage to the interior and exterior walls. Crews remained on scene until 4:30 p.m. and the fire marshal was on the scene until 6:30 a.m. deter-

mining the cause of the fire, which remains under investigation. There were no reported injuries.

Lakeville fire report for Sept. 11-18 The Lakeville Fire Department responded to 24 service calls from Sept. 11 to Sept. 18. The calls included two structure fires, one grass fire, one dumpster fire, one outside equipment fire, two

motor vehicle accidents with injuries, four medical calls, two gas leaks, one service call, two smoke scares, one controlled burn, three false alarms, and four good intents. Fire Prevention Tip A clean oven is a safe oven, so officials with the Lakeville Fire Department are encouraging residents to maintain their ovens by wiping clean any food spilled during cooking and to follow the manufacturer’s directions for cleaning. These simple measures can prevent fires.

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Lakeville artist wins 2012 duck stamp competition Selection makes sixth victory for Hamrick BY MICHAEL RICCI • SUN NEWSPAPERS It may be a competition, but one Lakeville artist seems more concerned with the habitat than notoriety. Officials with the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources announced recently that Lakeville resident Stephen Hamrick won the 2012 duck stamp competition, marking the sixth overall win for the artisan. His depiction of the ruddy duck was selected as the winning design from 26 entries. Hamrick has been painting on a fulltime basis for the past 30 years. Hamrick has won the trout stamp contest three times and the pheasant and turkey stamp contest one time apiece. Hamrick holds a fondness for the outdoors and habitat that started years ago with his family. “Growing up hunting and fishing and being outdoors, that really set the basis,” he said. “There was already that connection with wildlife.” Despite this, the Ruddy Duck

(Oxyura jamaicensis) is oddly one species he said that would not have been his first choice. “The state chooses which you get to enter,” he said. “There is a running list that goes out for 20 years. I would probably paint a mallard or a wood duck.” According to Ray Norrgard, DNR wetland wildlife program leader, the department annually sponsors stamp contests in the fishery and wildlife categories. The fishery category includes the walleye stamp and the trout and salmon stamp, while the wildlife category includes stamp contests for migratory waterfowl, pheasant, and turkey – with the exact species rotating every year in each category. “I can tell you through 2023 what the eligible species are,” Norrgard said. Hamrick explained, in part, why the Ruddy Duck would not have been his first choice and what difficulties were involved. “It is a duck I’ve never seen up close. I’ve only seen them at a distance,” he said. “That makes it difficult because you have to make it up. I don’t have a photo reference.” Due to this minor obstacle, Hamrick

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said he had to perform a little research. “I checked out where the ruddy duck nests and where it winters,” he said. “Then you can tell where it has to fly to get to those places. Then I looked for something unique to put in the piece.” Hamrick was spending time with his daughter at a church camp when he noticed horsetail brush in a nearby lake, which he thought was unique and included it in his winning painting. Also adding some difficulty is the

Lakeville resident Stephen Hamrick won the 2012 Minnesota migratory waterfowl stamp contest with this painting of a ruddy duck. Revenue generated from the sale of these annual stamp contests go toward preserving wildlife habitat in Minnesota. (Submitted photo)

fact that each contestant is limited in size when creating his or her piece. Hamrick, who painted a 6.5x9-inch piece, said these restrictions exist because the winning piece is eventually reduced to stamp size. Norrgard said Hamrick was quite excited about his win and that his name is quite familiar with contest judges. “Stephen is almost always one of the finalists,” Norrgard said. “It’s never a surprise to see his name in the final judging. He is joining the ranks of some of the most famous wildlife artists in Minnesota.” For Hamrick, his excitement extends beyond winning the contest to a concern for wildlife habitat in Minnesota, for which funds generated by the contests are used. “I think habitat is really crucial for the future,” he said. “We are losing wetlands at an alarming rate. We need wetlands for flood mitigation and to keep water clean.” Stamp sales generate between $500,000 and $900,000 per year for habitat enhancement projects in the state wildlife management areas and shallow lakes.


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BV family intimately knows the meaning of military service Three children previously, currently serving in armed forces BY MICHAEL RICCI • SUN NEWSPAPERS With one son recently having completed his military service and two more children currently serving, one Burnsville family knows the feelings of worry combined with pride. Burnsville residents Debbie and Randy Day never served in the U.S. military, so when not one, not two, but three of their children announced they wished to be part of America’s armed forces, they were caught by surprise. The notion of all three entering the military caused the Debbie and Randy mixed emotions.

“I was shocked but proud,� Debbie said. “As each one of them came to me, I wanted to make sure they were doing it for the right reasons.� Tim Puch, 23, the oldest of their three children, enlisted at 17, and 10 days after graduating from Burnsville High School in 2006 left for basic training with the U.S. Marine Corps. “Tim I know felt he wanted to be challenged a little more than college would have challenged him,� Debbie said. “He chose to enlist in the Marine Corps because he felt is was the best [branch].� Tim has spent the past eight months of his military service in Afghanistan. “He was in for four-and-a-half years. He was awarded the Navy achievement medal with valor. For as long as it MILITARY FAMILY: TO PAGE 11

Burnsville siblings, left to right, Bryan, Maggie and Tim Puch, sons and daughter of Debbie and Randy Day of Burnsville, each made a decision to serve their country in the United States armed forces. Tim has completed his commitment, while Maggie is nearly three-quarters completed with her four-year education from the U.S. Naval Academy. Bryan is scheduled for deployment to the Middle Eastern country of Bahrain. (Submitted photo)

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Someone should benefit from my time in college The last week in September is Homecoming Week up at my alma mater, the University of Minnesota, Morris, and I’ve been invited to attend a number of alumni events as a representative of the newspaper industry and to enlighten students on the pros and cons of working in journalism. I think. To be frank, I’m not quite sure why they picked me — I highly doubt the criteria for selection included “dashing, handsome and has access to frequent columns in a newspaper.” For whatever reason, the alumni office asked me to take a drive up to Morris for a few days to join in the festivities, and I plan to be there. (Or, I am there. The conjugation of that verb and formation of the sentence around it entirely rests on when you, dear reader, are actually reading this column.) My time in college gave me many things: A healthy appreciation for seemingly endless insomnia, for example. Also, a solid understanding of how to buy exactly enough food to prevent

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starvation, but still have money for rent, electricity, perpetually popping bicycle tires and the numerous copies I was somehow always making in this increasingly paper-free world. So, in the spirit of education and giving advice that somehow, at some point, might be useful to those who tread the path I too recently walked myself, I dug down deep and came up with some thoughts for those just starting off on whatever journey it is they are on. Then I sat down and wrote that column, touching on the finer points of how to succeed in college. It was a fine piece of writing, if I do say so myself, and I was initially pleased with it. Then I tore up the page and deleted the file. You see, the reason I made it

from orientation to graduation has less to do with anything I learned while I was there, and far more to do with a simple mantra that was given to me shortly before I left for school. This most important piece is one I cannot claim as my own, because it was given to me by someone close to me. I won’t divulge his name here for risk of, well, nothing in particular. I’m just not sure he’s interested in seeing his name in print — again. For those communications and journalism students reading this, yes, I am using an anonymous source and, no, I haven’t fact-checked his information. Deviations aside, he said, quite plainly, “Don’t forget why you’re here.” Why you’re here: That’s the kicker. It’s advice that can apply to anyone regardless of whether they’re in school or not. There are so many distractions that can crop up; interpersonal drama, bills, clubs, parties and everything else can get in the way.

Remembering why you’re spending the time, money and effort to fill every day to do what you do every day should be paramount. Don’t let the minutia occupy your mind, learn to avoid the pitfalls and aim yourself toward what it is you want. Gather the knowledge. Staying on the path you’ve chosen isn’t always easy, but one day you, too, may be able to offer somewhat trite platitudes to those who come after you. Just to add a little disclaimer — something I find myself doing on a regular basis in my columns — a four-year degree isn’t for everyone. I have many friends who have happy, healthy, successful lives and careers without going to or graduating from college. The right path for some is the wrong road for others. Questions, comments, thoughts or ideas? Slap it on the back of a postcard and send it to me: D. Callahan 33 Second St. N.E. P.O. Box 280 Osseo, MN 55369

Phantom election candidates waste everyone’s time Each year when election season rolls around, a deep sigh echoes through our newsroom. To be honest, many deep sighs. It can be a frustrating experience. For the most part, the candidates are good to deal with. They respond to our requests for information, make themselves available for interviews and generally take their election bid serious. But there are always a handful who don’t. I call them the phantom candidates. Yes, they file to run, but that’s the last you hear from them. In doing our due diligence, we take above-and-beyond steps to try to track these people down to make sure they are included in our election coverage. We start out with an email generally, then a phone call and then a letter posted to their home address. From there we go to ask-

PAUL WAHL Sun Newspapers Senior Managing Editor ing other candidates if they’ve seen or heard anything of the invisible candidate. On occasion we’ve gone back and sent registered letters (which came back undeliverable) and in one case I remember a couple years back, I sent a community editor to the doorstep of a so-called candidate. He wasn’t home. He also wasn’t home two days later when the community editor paid a return visit. Over the years I’ve grown a bit less diligent about tracking down these folks. Who would file to run for office and then not participate in the campaign? What is the

purpose, other than to cost the governing entity money? I suppose it’s a way of “making a statement,” but what would that statement be. “I’m so hard up for attention I file to run for office and then don’t participate in the election.” That is the statement being made, as far as I’m concerned. Already in this year’s election we’ve come across several phantom candidates. Generally the first tip-off is when they have no online presence. All serious candidates today down to the most microscopic of entities have a website, even if it’s nothing more than a glorified campaign pamphlet. The clincher is when they don’t answer their telephone for days on end. When certified mail is returned, you know you’ve reached the end.

I suppose everyone has the right to choose how they will campaign – or in this case refuse to campaign. Maybe it’s time we put some sort of penalty into the election laws. If you want to be a phantom candidate and there is sufficient evidence to convict you, the individual in question should be sentenced to scrub floors in the office of the Secretary of State the day after election night. The threat of manual labor ought to scare these folks. Of course, law enforcement would have the same problem finding them that we have, but they have the power of subpoena. A bench warrant really gets your attention. It did mine. Ask me to tell you about that sometime. Meanwhile, don’t vote for phantom candidates. It only makes matters worse.

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Lakeville Area Community Education will host the following upcoming classes: Winemaking at Home: This class, for adults 21 years of age and older, is designed to teach participants the tricks to making great wine at home for themselves or for a gift. The class

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Military family FROM PAGE 5 seemed, I was flying down to North Carolina to see him come home,” Debbie said of Tim at the completion of his service. She added that finally seeing Tim arrive home after completing his commitment “was second best only to the day he was born.” Maggie Puch, 21, a 2008 Burnsville graduate began her military career at the U.S. Naval Academy in 2009 and is in her second class year. She is studying political science with a minor in Spanish. Maggie said that she followed in her older brother’s footsteps but had some of her own reasons for joining as well. “My older brother definitely had some influence after he joined the Marines after high school,” she said. “I knew I wanted to do something different than all my friends. I was being pulled or called to do something greater than the average high school student.” Maggie elaborated on what she felt was also influencing her to join the military. “I knew I wanted to serve my coun-

try. That was my end goal no matter what happened,” she said. “I hope to join the Marine Corps and be a pilot.” Recently, at the request of U.S. Congressman John Kline, Maggie was asked to be part of Kline’s U.S. service academy information day Sept. 17, Diamondhead Education Center, 200 W. Burnsville Parkway. The information day serves as a way for providing information to anyone interested in service academies. Bryan Puch, 19, a 2010 BHS grad, like his brother also enlisted at 17 and left for Marine Corps basic training in September 2010. “Bryan is part of what is called FAST – fleet anti-terrorism security team,” Debbie said. “Right now he is training for his deployment, which is coming up in January, and he’ll be going to Bahrain.” With Tim having served, Bryan’s deployment just around the corner, and the possibility of Maggie being deployed upon completion of her fouryear education from the academy, Debbie said dealing with worry hasn’t been easy. “I don’t think about it as much as I used to. As a family, we are very used to it,” Debbie said. “I just relied on my family and my church family to hold me up. I try not to think about the deployments.”

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At the request of Congressman John Kline, Burnsville native and 2008 Burnsville High School graduate Maggie Puch took part in Kline’s U.S. Service Academy information day Sept. 17 at Diamondhead Education Center, 200 W. Burnsville Parkway.

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Dakota County passes zero increase for 2012 tax levy Taxpayers will still see 3-4 percent increase in county taxes due to homestead credit elimination BY MATTHEW HANKEY – SUN NEWSPAPERS On Sept. 13, the Dakota County Board of Commissioners unanimously approved a resolution setting a property tax levy with no increase from last year for 2012. The levy – the total amount of taxes the county needs to collect to balance its budget – will remain at $129.4 million. However, owners of a median-valued home will see a 3- to 4-percent increase in the county portion of their taxes due to a change the state legislature made in homeowner taxes for 2012. In previous years, the Market Value Homestead Credit provided property tax relief to homestead property owners. Under the Market Value Homestead Credit, taxpayers received a credit against the market value of their property and Dakota County was reimbursed by the state the amount the homeowner saved, said Dakota County Financial Services Director Matt Smith. This past session, the state legislature replaced the Market Value Homestead Credit with the Market Value Homestead Exclusion. Under this new system, homestead property owners will still receive a similar benefit, but the state no longer pays for it. Under the new exclusion system, homestead property owners receive an exclusion of a portion of their estimated market value in calculating what the actual taxable market value will be, said Dakota County Commissioner Thomas Egan. The amount Dakota County and other simiEgan lar jurisdictions can calculate its tax on is the taxable market value after the exclusion, Smith said. Dakota County

receives no reimbursement from the state for the amount taken out of the taxable market value like it did under the homestead credit system. “This makes the state look like a hero in the eyes of the property tax Workman payer, but makes it even more difficult for Dakota County to raise the necessary revenue to conduct its business,” Egan said. Dakota County Commissioner Liz Workman said she would like to see the state take credit for the tax shift. “Bottom line, [the state] cut state aid to property tax payers, but when property tax payers look at their statements, it comes up on the county’s line,” said Dakota County Commissioner Liz Workman. “I can’t stress enough, none of the 87 counties in the state of Minnesota are responsible for this,” Workman said. “Counties did not increase your property taxes. The state did.” The county board passed the zero percent increase for the tax levy because it knew a tax increase was coming in 2012 for its taxpayers. “They are very aware of the added tax burden to the taxpayers next year,” Smith said regarding the county board. “They wanted to be very careful not to add anything at the county level to add to that burden.” Smith added that the new tax laws will likely hit other property taxpayers – such as business owners – even harder. They now have to pay a larger share of the dollar amount levied because the state no longer subsidizes the homestead credit tax break. “Business properties could see a 6 percent increase,” Smith said. Dakota County is required to set the proposed property tax levy by Sept. 15 each year. The board is scheduled to adopt the final budget by Dec. 13 along with the final levy. “The Dakota County Board of Commissioners has reduced its budget by nearly 10 percent over the last two years through many means including the reduction of our work force by over

‘I can’t stress enough, none of the 87 counties are responsible for this. Counties did not increase your property taxes. The state did.’

100 positions,” Egan said. “This has allowed us to remain the lowest taxed county in the entire State of Minnesota.” The Dakota County Administrator will present a recommended budget to the County Board on Nov. 1. County budget workshops are sched-

uled Nov. 1-4 with the Truth in Taxation hearing scheduled for 6 p.m. on Nov. 29 at the Dakota County Board Room, Administration Center, 1590 Highway 55 in Hastings. The adoption of the final 2012 budget and property tax levy is scheduled for Dec. 13.

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Lone Oak Days 2011 Those who attended the annual Lone Oak Days fall fun event Sept. 24 and 25 at the Holz Farm – a working farm in Eagan as late as the early 1990s – got a hands-on experience to what farm life was like in the 1940s. Pony rides, barnyard animals, rope making, hay rides, a blacksmith demonstration and frontporch acoustic music was only a small taste of what the event offered to the event goers.

Kaiya Daley, left, 4, of Eagan, takes her first pony ride on Fiona, lead by Hannah, right, at the Lone Oak Days farm event Sept. 24 at the Holz Farm in Eagan. Event organizers say the pony rides are one of the most popular attractions during the fall farm event each year. (Photo by Matthew Hankey – Sun Newspapers)

Bill Hlavac, front, of Montgomery, pours gasoline into a Model M 1 1/2 horsepower engine Sept. 24 at the Lone Oak Days event at the Holz Farm in Eagan. Hlavac restored the engine, which was manufactured by McCormick Deering in 1935. Maynard Ohm, of Rosemount, supervises. (Photo by Matthew Hankey – Sun Newspapers)

Burnsville musician Marv Gohman plays the acoustic guitar Sept. 24 on the front porch of the Holz Farm house during the Lone Oak Days event in Eagan. The house was built in 1911 and first used electricity in 1940. The home looks the same as it did the 1940s.(Photo by Matthew Hankey – Sun Newspapers)

The Eagan Men’s Chorus performs in the Holz Farm barn at the Lone Oak Days farm event Sept. 24 in Eagan. The barn was built in 1928, replacing the previous one destroyed by a fire. The barn housed a small dairy herd of Guernseys that were milked by hand through the 1940s. (Photo by Matthew Hankey – Sun Newspapers)


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Student security – What every college student should know As college students get settled on campus, fighting fraud may not be their top priority. However, college students are susceptible to identity theft and the Better Business Bureau of Minnesota and North Dakota (BBB) recommends that they take seven simple steps to protect themselves on campus. In 2010, 8.1 million Americans – or 3.5 percent of the population – became victims of identity theft, according to the 2011 Identity Fraud Survey conducted by Javelin Strategy & Research and sponsored by the BBB. The average mean cost of identity theft is $631 and the average time to resolve identity fraud is 33 hours – time better spent studying. “Friendly fraud� accounts for 14 percent of all ID theft crimes. This means that new roommates and friends have just as much potential to commit dastardly identity theft as foreign-based scam artists phishing on the Internet.

And identity thieves – friend or foe – think nothing of dumpster diving (or rifling through unattended trash cans) for unshredded paperwork or taking mail from desk tops or unlocked mailboxes. They can even cruise social networking sites looking for personal tidbits that may unlock a wealth of information elsewhere. “In this day and age, you can’t always trust your peers,� said Dana Badgerow, president and CEO of the BBB. “It’s extremely important for students to be vigilant in monitoring bank and credit card statements to spot unauthorized activity. Sign up for security alerts on your accounts and have them sent to your mobile phone so you’ll know if any changes have been made to your account.� The BBB recommends that collegebound students take the following seven steps to fight identity theft on campus: Send sensitive mail to your parents’

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home or a post office box. School mailboxes are not always secure and are often easily accessible in a dorm or apartment. Store important documents under lock and key. This includes your Social Security card, passport and bank and credit card statements. Shred credit card offers and any paper documents that have sensitive financial information rather than just tossing them in a dorm trash can. Never lend your credit or debit card to anyone. Just say no if your friend wants to borrow your card or asks you to cosign for a loan or financing for items like a TV. Make sure your computer has up-todate antivirus and spyware software. Always install any updates and patches to your computer’s operating system or

browser software, which help keep your computer safe from any new advances by identity thieves online. Always check your credit or debit card statements closely for any suspicious activity. The sooner you identify any potential fraud, the less you’ll suffer in the long run. Check out and verify unfamiliar websites with the BBB. Look for the BBB Accredited Business seal along with other trust seals; click on the seals to confirm that they are legitimate. Check your credit report at least once a year. You are entitled to one free report a year from each of the three reporting bureaus: TransUnion, Experian and Equifax. Look for any suspicious activity or inaccuracies. You can do this for free by visiting www.annualcreditreport.com.

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Dakota Valley Symphony launches season Oct. 9 The Dakota Valley Symphony will launch its 2011-2012 season with a concert Sunday, Oct. 9, Burnsville Performing Arts Center, 12600 Nicollet Ave., Burnsville. Debra Frasier, author and illustrator of the children’s book “On the Day You Were Born” will narrate a musical setting of her book by Minnesota’s own Steven Heitzig. With over 1 million copies in print, “On the Day You Were Born” is considered by many as a modern classic. The concert will also feature the “Fanfare for the Common Man” by Aaron Copland, “Company” by Philip Glass, and “Les Preludes” by Franz Liszt – a celebration of the 200th anniversary of the composer’s birth. Tickets for the concert range from $5 to $15. They can be purchased in person at the BPAC box office, online at dakotaval-

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‘We would love to grow again for them next year. This year ended sooner than we had planned with the early frost, but we definitely like working with the people at District 191.’

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BUSINESS DLBA’s fall ladies night Sept. 29 in LV The retail committee of the Downtown Lakeville Business Association is sponsoring its fall ladies night with a Super Bowl theme 5-9 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 29. Attendees are encouraged to wear their favorite football team colors. New to ladies night, ladies will pick up their game cards at the Lakeville Area Arts Center, 20965 Holyoke Ave, Lakeville, and not at the individual shops. At 5 p.m. complimentary hors d’oeuvres and cash bar will be available at the Arts Center, a cosponsor of the event. Attendees will receive one ticket per one dollar of purchase and be eligible to win one of 16 gift baskets valued at $50 apiece. The baskets will be on display at the Arts Center. Guests visiting every shop will be eligible to win the grand prize gift basket valued at $240. Ladies are invited back to the Arts Center for refreshments and the prize drawings at 8:30 p.m. Attendees do not need to be present to win, and the winning numbers will be posted at downtownlakeville.com. Participating retailers include Ace Hardware, Barger’s Salon, Belle Ami Salon & Spa, Erickson Ben Franklin, Flora, Etc., Isabella’s, Lakeville Tire & Auto, Mainstreet After Hours, Miracole’s Candy Shoppe, The Loft Bridal, The Lakeville Barbers, Pink Door Boutique, Pizazz Accessories & Gifts, Posh Baby Boutique, Sacks in the City and Tailor on Main. The retail committee continues to promote its “Shop Local, Shop Downtown Lakeville” campaign by hosting these free events. Info: downtownlakeville.com.

FAITH Berean Baptist hosting ‘Kids Closet’event Berean Baptist Church 309 East County Rd. 42, Burnsville, will be hosting the Kids Closet 9 a.m. to noon Saturday, Oct. 8. This is the fifth year of the Kids Closet. All community members are invited to attend and shop gently used childrento-teen clothing, books, toys and maternity clothes, all of which is free. In addition to clothing this year, the Kids Closet will offer free haircuts for kids, a light breakfast, a carnival, and groceries. CMYK


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Park Nicollet adding eating disorders care services in Burnsville Expansion addressing an increased need BY MICHAEL RICCI • SUN NEWSPAPERS Addressing a growing need may be a driving force for expanding its services, but educating the public about barriers is also part of its goal. As of Monday, Oct. 3, Park Nicollet Melrose Institute will offer its specialized model of treating eating disorders at its Park Nicollet-Burnsville clinic, which will serve as an extension of the medical services offered at its St. Louis Park location. At the clinic, 14000 Fairview Dr., a team of physicians, dieticians and psychologists will work with patients and families in developing a specialized plan for treatment to meet each individual’s needs. The expansion of services to Burnsville is meeting a growing need, according to Matt Lechner, Park Nicollet senior media relations specialist. “Over the past three years, the number of Melrose patients from Dakota County has doubled,” Lechner said in a statement. “This year, more than 15 percent of Melrose patients were Dakota County residents.”

Dr. Joel Jahraus, executive director of the Park Nicollet Melrose Institute, said that the health service facility has had a number of inquiries that led to the expansion. “We have people who have contacted us asking about our program in the south metro,” he said. “This is going to be outpatient services.” Dr. Jahraus believes that the barriers in obtaining eating disorder treatment have begun to come down, but he said there is more work that needs to be done with regard to education. “Families need to have an understanding of how the eating disorder happened and how they can best support their loved one,” he said. Dr. Jahraus said there is a genetic component inherited in many patients, in addition to a biological component associated with eating disorders, and these can be triggered by socio-cultural factors. Jillian Lampert, director of communications, outreach and research for the St. Paul-based Emily Program, said that even

though the barriers or stigmas associated with eating disorders have lowered, it remains a major concern. “It’s an enormous issue,” she said. “There are as many people with eating disorders as there are with breast cancer.” According to Lampert, around 200,000 Minnesotans have eating disorders, and 65,000 of those are adolescents. Of those with a disorder, 90 percent are female and 10 percent are male. With regard to pop culture in the United States, Lampert said most people believe that having an eating disorder is a women’s issue. As a result, men are more hesitant to seek treatment for this type of illness. Echoing Dr. Jahraus, Lampert added that the perception by the general public is that it is a choice. “There are certain physical contributions in the brain,” she said. “It’s not just a choice. That whole area is part of why there is so much of a bigger eating disor-

‘It’s an enormous issue. There are as many people with eating disorders as there are with breast cancer.’

der problem than people realize.” Lampert continued by saying that the bulk of individuals often don’t recognize it as a problem and therefore do not seek treatment. She added that eating disorders affect individuals from 8 to 75 years of age. “It really can take a number of different courses,” she said. Lampert cited the most common signs of an individual dealing with an eating disorder. “You can often see it in how people talk about food and their bodies,” she said. “Food and body comments are pretty common.” Additionally, Lampert said adolescents dealing with eating disorders often become isolated and do not feel comfortable eating with others. Given the potentially fatal outcomes for those dealing with an eating disorder – such as diabetes, cardiac arrest, and suicide – Lampert encourages individuals to get involved. “One thing I often hear from family members or concerned others is if they should say something. I always tell people, ‘Say something.’” Lampert, however, cautioned that this should be done delicately and compassionately.

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COMMUNITY BRIEFS Lakeville Parks and Recreation programs 20th Annual Haunted Forest: This program, designed as a fun-filled family event, includes a haunted forest trail, trick-or-treaters maze for the little ones, haunted bonfire puppet shows, Halloween hayrides, face painting for kids, creepy concessions and a limited number of free pumpkins to give away. The cost is $10 per carload or $3 per person (plus a non-perishable food item for the community food shelf). The event will take place 5:30-8:30 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 22, North Park, 17100 Ipava Ave., Lakeville. All families with children of all ages are encouraged to attend. Mother-Son Afternoon of Fun – Sports Training Camp: This program, for young males ages 10 and under while accompanied by an adult, is designed for sports enthusiasts and their mothers (or aunts, older sisters, grandmothers, or caregivers). Those interested are invited to attend a fun-filled afternoon that will include inflatable’s, music, dancing, other sports games and more. The cost is $30 per first child and one adult and $10 for each additional child. The event will take place 4-6:30 p.m.

Saturday, Oct. 8, Rosemount National Guard Armory and Community Center, 13885 S. Robert Trail, Rosemount. Great Reactions – No School ISD 194: This program, designed for children in grades 1-5, gives participants an opportunity to join science explorers in discovering the world of chemistry. Those interested in attending are encouraged to dress to get messy in this hands-on class. The cost is $20, and the class will take place 9:30-11:30 a.m. Thursday, Oct. 20, North Park, 17100 Ipava Ave., Lakeville. Learn to Skate Program: This program, designed for all ages, will take place Saturdays, Oct. 22-Dec.17, or Tuesdays, Oct. 25-Dec. 13, Hasse Arena, 8525 215th St., Lakeville. No lessons Nov. 26. The cost is $89 per session/$125 P.A.L.S. per session. Water Aerobics: This class, designed for adults, will take place 7:15-8:15 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays, Oct. 18-Dec. 1 (no class Nov. 22 and 24), Lakeville Family Swim School, 10491 165th St. W. Lakeville. The cost is $55. Little Dippers: This class, designed for infants up to 5 years of age accompanied by an adult, will take place 10:30 a.m. to noon Fridays, Oct. 7-Oct. 28. The cost is $9 per adult/child per class and $2 for each additional child. Info: 952-985-4600.

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A homespun hobby helps Bloomington woman keep kids warm BY JONATHAN YOUNG – SUN NEWSPAPERS On the coldest days this winter, Bloomington resident Patricia Halloway will have warm thoughts because 88 children she’s never met will have hats. Halloway recently donated 88 handknit hats to the Coats for Kids campaign sponsored by Pilgrim Cleaners, Sun Newspapers, KARE 11, KFAN and Subway. Making hats to donate wasn’t Halloway’s idea. Halloway, who is retired, learned to knit in her 20s, and she finds it relaxing. She wanted to find a way to use her hobby to help others. “I just like to knit, and I just was looking for a way to knit something for somebody,” she said. Then an aunt who lives in Indiana told Halloway she knits hats for local charities. “I thought, ‘I could do that — I have all this yarn and all this time,’” Halloway said. So Halloway began knitting hats. Then she had to find somewhere to donate the hats. When she heard about the Coats for Kids campaign, she fig-

ured if children needed coats, they probably needed hats too. “I didn’t have coats, but I asked if they would want hats,” she said. That was about three years ago, and she has been making hats for the Coats for Kids campaign ever since. She has also begun donating knitted items to other charities. She said she makes about five or six hats a week in a variety of colors and sizes. Halloway hopes others will get involved however they can. “I’m sure that the 80-some hats I make come far short of the actual need,” she said. Halloway doesn’t think her contribution is worthy of notice, and she doesn’t brag about it. But she does find it rewarding to know children are benefiting from her work. “When it’s really, really cold, I like to think some kids are wearing them to keep warm,” she said. Others who wish to donate to the Coats for Kids campaign can drop donations off at any of the 25 Pilgrim Cleaners locations throughout the metro through Saturday, Oct. 8. The campaign accepts donations of all sizes for all ages, including adults.

Bonnie Engler, right, owner of Pilgrim Cleaners, and her assistant Judy Sprague admire the 88 hand-knit hats Patricia Halloway donated to the Coats for Kids campaign. (Photo by Jonathan Young – Sun Newspapers)

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EVENTS IN THE COMMUNITY – SEPT. 30 THROUGH OCT. 6 FRIDAY

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30 Movies for Kids (ages 2-6) Where: Dakota County Library, Burnhaven, 1101 W County Road 42, Burnsville When: 10:30 a.m. to 11 a.m. Price: Free Information: 952891-0300 Library Picnic and Storytime Where: Dakota County Library, Heritage, 20085 Heritage Dr., Lakeville When: 12 p.m. to 1 p.m. Price: Free Information: 952891-0360

1 Heritage Center Auction Donation Drop-off Where: Heritage Center, 20110 Holyoke Ave., Lakeville When: 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Price: Free Information: 952985-4901 Adaptive Safety Camp Where: Kenwood Trail Middle School, 19455 Kenwood Trail, Lakeville When: 9:30 a.m. to 12 p.m. Price: $15 Information: 952985-4600

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2 Sirens of the Sixties Where: Burnsville Performing Arts Center, 12600 Nicollet Ave., Burnsville When: 2 p.m. Price: $19 Information: 952895-4685 R e l a p s e P r e v e n t i o n A l c o h o l i c s A n o n y m o u s Meeting Where: Dakota Alano, 3920 Rahn Rd., Eagan When: 4 p.m. Price: Free Information: 952) 922-0880

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3 BES ISD 191 Board Agenda Committee Meeting W h e r e : Administrative Services Center, 100 River Ridge Court, Burnsville When: 4:30 p.m. Price: Free Information: 952707-2000 Writing Down the Years (ages 16 and older) Where: Lakeville Area Arts Center, 20965 Holyoke Ave., Lakeville When: 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. Price: $40 Information: 952985-4640

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EDUCATION Leo George Kuelbs, Sr.

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Born February 6, 1923 in Morgan, Minnesota and passed away September 16, 2011 in Grapevine, Texas. Leo was the son of Andrew Kuelbs and Theresa Gewerth, one of five children born to them. Preceded in death by brothers Lawrence and James, Leo’s surviving siblings are Irene Kolles (Bert) of St. Paul, MN and Joseph Kuelbs (Lenore) of Rochester, MN. Leo fathered eleven children with his wife of sixty years, Kathleen P. Knapp Kuelbs, who survives him along with all of his children: Patrick of Lakeville, MN, Katherine KuelbsRogers of Bloomington, MN, Gregory (Trilby) of Westlake, TX, Kevin (Melanie) of Burnsville, MN, Michael (Susan Prince) of Shakopee, MN, Joseph (Cheryl) of New Market, MN, John (Tyler) of Southlake, TX, Jeff (Faye Walker) of Lakeville, MN, Gustav (Lisa) of Grapevine, TX, Leo, Jr. of Brooklyn, NY and Michelle of Westlake, TX, and grandchildren: Michelle Roebuck (Brian), Shandra Rae Smith (Reggie), John S. Kuelbs (Rachel), Kathleen Kuelbs, Megan Kuelbs, Jessica Kuelbs, Sophie Kuelbs, Nicholas and Noah Kuelbs and Marie Kuelbs. Great-grandchildren are Kayla and Brendan Roebuck, and Reggie J. Smith. Growing up in Gaylord, MN, Leo was a talented student and athlete, receiving the American Legion Outstanding Boy Award in his senior year at Gaylord High School. He graduated in 1941. During World War II, Leo served as a bomber mechanic in the U.S. Army Air Forces. After the war, he attended Colorado A&M and the University of Minnesota. In 1951, Leo and Kathleen married then started their family the following year. In 1960, Leo started his own company and, with the support of his wife and family, built a successful family-owned business over the decades, first in garden tractors and later in motorcycles. In 1975, Leo founded TwinCities Harley-Davidson, now located in Lakeville and Blaine, MN. Leo loved athletic and intellectual competition. He was an avid Scrabble player and a lifelong Golden Gophers and Vikings fan, with an easy sense of humor and great generosity. Leo will be deeply missed by his wife, family, business associates, employees and friends. A funeral Mass will be held at 10 a.m. on Saturday, October 1, 2011 at Saint John the Baptist Catholic Church, 4625 W. 125th St., Savage, MN. Visitation begins at 9 a.m., preceding the mass. Interment is private. A celebration of Leo’s life and legacy—including nearly four decades as a leading H-D dealer—will be held Saturday, October 8 from 10 a.m. until 4 p.m. at Twin-Cities HarleyDavidson in Lakeville. In lieu of flowers, we request that memorial donations of cash or new or used clothing be made to the Disabled American Veterans (www.DAV.org). Volunteers from the MN chapter of the DAV will also be at the celebration to receive clothing donations.

October 21, 1922 September 17, 2011 Rhoda Marie Kramer was the youngest of seven children born on the home farm in Young America, Minnesota to Diedrich Kramer and Mary Thomas. She graduated from Norwood Young America Central High School at age 16, went on to attend business school in Minneapolis and worked at Wunder Klein Donohue. In 1943 she followed her fiance, Evers (Casey) Jones, to California, where they were married in San Diego just prior to Evers’ naval deployment to the South Pacific during WWII. The couple was separated by the war for two years, during which time Rhoda lived in Sacramento with relatives and worked for the Army Signal Corps. In 1945, after the end of the war, the couple returned to Minnesota where they started a residential construction company, E.E. Jones, Inc., first on Cohansey Street in St. Paul and then in the Skyline Dr./Terrace Oaks area of Burnsville. Rhoda was a true partner and helpmate in the family business, keeping the books, designing and decorating the homes, among other duties. The couple moved to Lakeville in their later years, but spent winters in the Rio Grande Valley of Texas. Rhoda delighted in her family above all, and was the quintessential wife, mother, and grandmother. She was a member of the St James and Hosanna Lutheran congregations, a 4-H leader and also enjoyed gardening, walking, square dancing, and spending time at the family lake cabin in Wisconsin. Rhoda is survived by her three children Lane Jones (Carol) of Elko, Lynda Beaudin (Rick) of Prior Lake, and Evers Jones, II (Jody Arman) of Farmington. Grandchildren include Robb Jones (Rebecca) of Dubuque, IA, Lonny Jones (Jennifer) of Northfield, Clayton Jones (Laura) of Kilkenny, Jereme Beaudin (Sarah) of Palmdale, CA, Nathan Beaudin (Maria) of Stillwater, Tom Beaudin (Rachel) of Lakeville, Luke Jones (Kristin) of Cottage Grove, and Erin Jones of St. Paul. Rhoda also leaves behind seven, soon to be nine, greatgrandchildren, Garret, Casey, Abby, Max, Aria, Sophia and Jack. An Open House celebrating Rhoda will be held on Sunday, October 2, 2011, 11 a.m. - 3 p.m. at the Lane and Carol Jones farm, 9476 E. 260th St., Elko, MN 55020. A private graveside service has already been held.

Parenting workshop Echo Park students begins Oct. 3 at taking part in National Kenwood Middle School Walk to School Day The Lakeville and Farmington area school districts have put together a series of four free parenting workshops this year. The first workshop will be 7-8:30 p.m. Monday, Oct 3rd, Kenwood Middle School, 19455 Kenwood Trail, Lakeville. Erin Walsh, daughter of Dr. David Walsh, will discuss how to teach children respect and self-discipline in the 21st century. Erin worked for six years with the National Institute on Media and the Family and was a principle architect of the MediaWise movement. MediaWise is a national campaign to provide professionals, families and youth with information about the impact of digital technologies on children and young people. She has special expertise in social media, body image, video game violence, and adolescent brain development. Parents are invited to attend this free event and spend an evening with other parents. There is no pre-registration and continuing education units will be available for each session for a small fee. Childcare will not be available. Info: ce.isd194.k12.mn.us or farmingtonce.com.

National Walk to School Day will take place 8:30 a.m. Wednesday, Oct. 5, Lake Alimagnet Park, 1200 Alimagnet Park Drive, Burnsville. Echo Park Elementary School students will gather at Lake Alimagnet Park and walk to school along County Road 11 accompanied by Burnsville police officers and staff from Echo Park and the city. More than 150 Echo Park students will be walking or biking to school during the 2011-2012 school year. Many of those students have to use sidewalks that are along busy county highways and city streets to get to school each day. Earlier this year, Burnsville Police and Public Works staff met with school officials to develop a Safe Route to School program that went into effect with the new school year. The city posted custom signs with the school’s penguin mascot along the safe route, while the school promoted the program to students and parents. Echo Park Elementary is located at 14100 County Road 11, Burnsville.

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(Official Publication) PUBLIC NOTICE PUBLIC HEARING A Public Hearing will be held on October 10, 2011, at 6:30 p.m. or as soon thereafter as possible by the Burnsville Planning Commission, 100 Civic Center Parkway, in the Council Chambers on the application of Condor Corporation for a Planned Unit Development Amendment for increased height and a reduced setback for a pylon sign located at 13000 Harriet Avenue.

(Official Publication) PUBLIC NOTICE PUBLIC HEARING A Public Hearing will be held on October 10, 2011, at 6:30 p.m. or as soon thereafter as possible by the Burnsville Planning Commission, 100 Civic Center Parkway, in the Council Chambers on the application of the City of Burnsville for an Ordinance Amendment to Title 10, Chapter 10 to update flood plain regulations and adopt new flood plain maps associated with the Federal Emergency Management Agency 2011 Flood Insurance Study for Dakota County and incorporated areas.

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HOME GAMES Both of Lakeville’s high school football teams are home Friday, Sept. 30. Lakeville North plays host to Burnsville, while Rosemount visits Lakeville South. Kickoff for both games is 7 p.m.

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Blaze responds with big victory Blahnik scores 20th goal as girls soccer team edges 4th-ranked Eagan BY MIKE SHAUGHNESSY • SUN NEWSPAPERS After a loss to Eastview earlier last week, Burnsville girls soccer coach John Soderholm admitted going into a game against fourth-ranked Eagan with just a little bit of apprehension. “I haven’t slept for two nights,” Soderholm said. “Eastview outplayed us [in a 2-0 Lightning victory Sept. 20], and I

Tiana Khamvongsa (7) of Burnsville and Hunter Froyum of Eagan go for a ball in the air during a Sept. 22 South Suburban Conference girls soccer game won by Burnsville 1-0. (Photo by Mike Shaughnessy • Sun Newspapers)

was really anxious to see how we would respond.” A first-half goal by sophomore Alyssa Blahnik – one of the state’s leading scorers – was the kind of response Soderholm wanted to see. Sixth-ranked Burnsville made the slim lead hold up for a 1-0 victory Sept. 22. It was the Blaze’s first win against a ranked team. “That was pretty fun,” Soderholm said minutes after the Eagan game. “I’m not going to lie. I’m pretty happy.” Burnsville and Eagan went into this week tied for second place in the South Suburban Conference at 4-2. Both teams had games remaining against conference leader Lakeville North (5-0-1); Eagan’s was Sept. 27, after this edition went to press. Burnsville will play at Lakeville North at 7 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 4. Blahnik has 20 goals in 12 games. Sophomore Abby Soderholm and senior Bailly Drayton each have four goals and six assists for 10 points. Junior Tiana Khamvongsa has five goals. As Blahnik has piled up goals, teams have changed how they mark her. “They’re much more careful with her,” John Soderholm said. “Alyssa has a hard shot and if you let her turn, she’s pretty dangerous.” Junior Meghann Rudolph and ninthgrader Darby Lofhus have been sharing time in goal. Rudolph was in goal during the victory against Eagan. Several of the Blaze’s younger players were on a Burnsville Fire Premier team that won the top Under-16 division at the USA Cup this summer. “We’ve also asked a lot of our captains, Hannah Freden and Bailly Drayton,” John Soderholm said. “Hannah is a good defender and Bailly has scored some big goals for us. They also keep our younger girls on the field focused.” Burnsville was 9-3 overall going into its Sept. 27 home game against Bloomington Jefferson. The Blaze plays a non-conference home game against Edina at 7 p.m. SOCCER: TO NEXT PAGE

Lakeville North defensive end Karl Finkel stops Rosemount quarterback Nate Lemoine for a loss in the third quarter of the Panthers’ 28-7 victory Sept. 23. Lakeville North remained undefeated at 4-0. (Photo by Mike Shaughnessy • Sun Newspapers)

Opportunistic defense keeps North unbeaten Rosemount suffers 1st home-field football loss in almost 4 years BY MIKE SHAUGHNESSY • SUN NEWSPAPERS The players on Lakeville North’s defense don’t need to be reminded they’re not big. What’s more important to them is whether they play big. On Sept. 23, the Panthers recovered four Rosemount fumbles, made a game-changing defensive stand inside their own 10-yard line and kept the Irish out of the end zone until the fourth quarter. Big enough? For the Panthers, it was. Lakeville North, ranked eighth in

Class 5A, defeated seventh-ranked Rosemount 28-7 to improve to 4-0. North also is 4-0 in the South Suburban Conference and leads the league by a half-game over Lakeville South. The Lakeville teams are scheduled to play each other Oct. 7 at Lakeville North. To compensate for a lack of size, the North defensive players “just have to do it with a lot of energy, be physical and pursue the football,” said 190pound junior linebacker Mitch Johnson, who had the Panthers’ first two fumble recoveries. Like virtually every football team, Lakeville North practices trying to force fumbles. On Friday, however, FOOTBALL: TO PAGE 29


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Soccer FROM PREVIOUS PAGE Thursday, Sept. 29. Jefferson and Edina are teams Burnsville could see in the Section 2AA playoffs that start Oct. 13. After playing at Lakeville North next Tuesday, Burnsville closes the regular season at home against Apple Valley at 7 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 6.

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Eagle Invitational action Eagan senior Sarah Linder (3) blocks a shot at the net against Apple Valley during the seventh-place match Sept. 24 at the Eagle Invitational volleyball tournament in Apple Valley. Apple Valley’s Kelsey Harms (19) tries to save the ball before it hits the floor. Eagan defeated Apple Valley for seventh place and went 2-2 in the tournament. Apple Valley was 1-3 and finished eighth. Eastview was 10th after finishing 2-2. Blaine defeated Bloomington Jefferson in the championship match. (Photos by Mike Shaughnessy • Sun Newspapers)

Burnsville’s Bailly Drayton (3) tries to control the ball as Eagan’s Madi Carlin moves in to challenge during a Sept. 22 South Suburban Conference girls soccer game. Burnsville won 1-0 and moved into a tie with Eagan for second place in the league. (Photo by Mike Shaughnessy • Sun Newspapers)

South Suburban Conference runners near front of the pack Lakeville South wins girls championship at Eagle Invitational BY MIKE SHAUGHNESSY • SUN NEWSPAPERS South Suburban Conference runners put on a show for cross country fans at the Eagle Invitational at Apple Valley High School. Lakeville South won the girls championship at the Sept. 23 meet, dethroning Eden Prairie, and had two runners among the top five individuals. In the boys race, Eagan junior Sidney Speir took the championship and Eastview’s Ken Hoffman and Nick Oelke were third and fourth. Eden Prairie won the boys team championship, with Eastview, Lakeville South and Apple Valley finishing second through fourth. Lakeville South’s girls won for the fourth time in four meets, finishing 14 points ahead of Eden Prairie at the Eagle Invitational

“You can’t really compare times because courses are so different,” Lakeville South coach Jessica Just said. “But we definitely showed a lot of improvement in the Apple Jack meet [which South won Sept. 16], and I think we’re running in a tighter pack now.” Shakopee’s Maria Hauger set a meet record of 13 minutes, 57 seconds in the girls 4K race. Lakeville South ninth-grader Kaytlyn Larson was second in 14:50. Annie Brekken, another ninth-grader for South, finished fifth in 15:11. Also in the Cougars’ top seven were senior Megan Kilbride (16th, 15:36), sophomore Erin Kilbride (21st, 15:42), sophomore Jenny Machaj (22nd, 15:45), sophomore Megan Lubow (23rd, 15:45) and ninth-grader Caraline Slattery (43rdm 16:25). While the Griak Invitational in Falcon Heights, also held Sept. 24, generated more publicity, Just said the Cougars like running in Apple Valley. “We don’t have to send our varsity and JV to two different places,” Just

said (the Griak meet is varsity-only). “There’s good competition here, and we like to support Apple Valley’s meet.” Apple Valley placed sixth in the girls race, with seniors Alexa Nelson and Abbey Singleton finishing 19th and 24th individually. Lakeville South was third in the Eagle Invitational boys meet, with seniors Jake Schneeman (16:55) and Mark Honetschlager (17:02) finishing 10th and 12th in the 5K race. Cash Rodamaker (25th), Wade Durham (27th) and Noah Hanson (32nd) also scored for the Cougars, who scored 106 points. Apple Valley (fourth place, 132 points) was led in the boys meet by senior Alex Brandel and junior Nick Hughes, who finished 13th and 22nd. Burnsville finished eighth at Apple Valley without its top two runners, Cole O’Brien and Abdul Salan, who ran at the Roy Griak Invitational at the University of Minnesota. Ninthgrader Faysol Mamoud finished 11th in 16:56 to lead the Blaze contingent at

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Griak Invitational Three major invitational meets took place on Sept. 24. In addition to the Eagle Invitational in Apple Valley, runners flocked to the Milaca Mega Meet and Roy Griak Invitational. The Griak meet attracted a strong field to the Les Bolstad Golf Course in Falcon Heights, the same course that will be used for the Section 3AA championships Oct. 26. Burnsville senior Cole O’Brien was eighth of 472 runners in the boys Gold Division 5K race in 16:08.19. Lakeville North senior Ben Saxton also placed in the top 20, taking 19th in 16:24.09. Abdul Salan of Burnsville placed 36th. Lakeville North was 25th of 50 teams in the boys Gold Division. Lakeville North finished 17th and Burnsville was 37th in the girls Gold Division race. Emma Johnson (36th overall) and Taylor Perkins (42nd) led North. Burnsville sophomore Vivian Hett was 15th individually in 19:22.1.


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Football FROM PAGE 27 three of Rosemount’s lost fumbles were on the ground even before the Panthers had a chance to rip the ball away. Instead, they settled for falling on the ball and celebrating their good fortune. “We’ll take them any way we can get them,” Lakeville North coach Brian Vossen said. “One thing we emphasize here is that every ball is live. Incomplete pass, fumble, it doesn’t matter. Our kids are supposed to go get the ball.” Rosemount’s veer option is “an offense we don’t see from any other team,” Johnson said. “When we play them, we know we have to watch a lot of film that week.” In past years, Rosemount quarterbacks have created a lot of problems for Lakeville North defenses, Vossen said. “We wanted to figure out when they would throw it,” Vossen said. “And when [Rosemount quarterback Nate Lemoine] decided to keep it, we didn’t want to give up a 70-yard run. We wanted to make them try to beat us using the dive [the first option in Rosemount’s attack]. “All but two times, our guys committed to what they were supposed to do.” Lakeville North’s first touchdown was set up by, yes, a Rosemount fumble. The Irish lost the ball on their first offensive play, with Johnson recovering at the Rosemount 20. Four plays later, Brandon Morgan scored on a 3-yard run to put North ahead. North quarterback Trey Heid threw a 20-yard touchdown pass to Ben Blake with 2:44 remaining in the first half. A 40-yard pass from Heid to Charlie Hayes two plays earlier set up the score. Rosemount made a big to change the momentum in the third quarter, moving the ball from its 21 to the Lakeville North 4. The Panthers’ Karl Finkel then tackled Lemoine for a 3yard loss on third down. On fourth down, Lemoine was tackled after a 3yard gain, but his team needed 4 yards. North then drove 96 yards in six plays, highlighted by Heid’s 51-yard touchdown run on a quarterback draw. “I really like that play,” Heid said, “and it was set up perfectly.” Later in the third quarter, North took possession at the Rosemount 27 after a 12-yard punt. Four plays later, Heid threw an 8-yard touchdown pass to Joel Oxton. Rosemount (3-1) gained 292 yards but lost the ball three times inside the

Lakeville North 30 – twice on downs, once on a fumble. The Irish avoided a shutout on Lemoine’s 18-yard pass to Sean Kalinowski with 6:07 remaining. The loss was the Irish’s first at home since Oct. 27, 2007. Rosemount goes on the road to play undefeated and fourth-ranked Lakeville South at 7 p.m. Friday, Sept. 30. Lakeville North will try to remain undefeated when it plays host to Burnsville on Friday night. Their undefeated record notwithstanding, the Panthers still believe they have something to prove. “Some people didn’t think we’d be that good,” Johnson said. “But we knew we had a strong group this year.”

LV South 42, Jefferson 7 It was over quickly as fourthranked Lakeville South scored all its points in the first half of the Sept. 23 game at Bloomington Stadium. Matt Heller had four catches for 116 yards, including touchdown receptions of 12 and 37 yards in the first quarter. Devon Bzoskie caught five passes for 75 yards and had an 8-yard touchdown catch in the first quarter. Chris Moore, Austin Britnell and Joel Williams had rushing touchdowns in the second quarter. Britnell was the Cougars’ rushing leader with 63 yards on seven carries.

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Quarterback Mitchell Leidner completed 10 of 15 passes for 201 yards before reserves took over for the Cougars. Lakeville South (4-0), ranked fourth in Class 5A, plays at home against Rosemount at 7 p.m. Friday, Sept. 30. Rosemount, last year’s Class 5A runner-up, was ranked seventh in Class 5A last week before losing to Lakeville North 28-7 on Sept. 23.

Prior Lake 13, Burnsville 10 Prior Lake retained the Dan Patch Trophy by edging Burnsville in the Blaze’s homecoming game Sept. 23. Burnsville (1-3) never led in the game, but pulled within three points with less than four minutes to play on a 28-yard touchdown pass from Dan Motl to Will Reger. Motl also kicked a 31-yard field goal in the second quarter. The Blaze was going for its second consecutive victory and might have gotten it if penalties had not negated two touchdown runs. Up next for Burnsville is a game at eighth-ranked Lakeville North (4-0) at 7 p.m. Friday, Sept. 30.

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season, the Wildcats got it in emphatic fashion Sept. 23. Five different Eagan players scored touchdowns and the defense held Apple Valley to 91 yards. Michael Busch rushed for 82 yards and scored two touchdowns for the Wildcats, who led 34-0 at halftime. Quarterback Drew Bauer passed for 137 yards and two touchdowns, and rushed for 72 yards and one score. Apple Valley (0-4) goes to Eastview at 7 p.m. Friday, Sept. 30.

Lakeville North running back Brandon Morgan (6) tries to pull away from Rosemount linebacker Jacob Mortenson during the first half of the Panthers’ 28-7 victory Sept. 23. (Photo by Mike Shaughnessy • Sun Newspapers)

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INDEX

TRANSPORTATION

• 3 line ad • 2 week run • FREE Garage Sale Kit* • Metro Wide Coverage – 318,554 homes • Rain Insurance – we will re-run your ad up to two weeks FREE if your sale is rained out.

*Garage Sale Kits can be picked up at the Eden Prairie office.

IN PERSON: Visit the Eden Prairie office to place your Classified ad, make a payment, or pick up your Garage Sale Kit.

1540

BUSINESS SERVICES

952-392-6888

TO PLACE YOUR AD

BY PHONE: BY FAX: BY MAIL:

• Window & Door $27,800 Replacement 16’x16’ room • Additions • Roofs addition • Basements Call for details • Garages 28 yrs. exp. • Decks • Siding Insurance Claims

952-894-6226 / 612-239-3181

FREE ESTIMATES Insured, Bonded & Licensed No. 20011251

2090 CAPSTONE BROS.

CAPSTONE BROS. CONTRACTING, INC

• Roofing • Siding •INC Windows CONTRACTING,

952-882-8888

Call today for your FREE Inspection!

Family Owned & Operated

www.capstonebros.com Lic. #20609967

Carpet & Vinyl

952-445-6604

0%Hassles 100%Satisfaction All Carpet & Vinyl Services Restretch Repair Replace www.allcarpetmn.com

CONCRETE MASONRY EXCAVATION Repair or new. Gary 651-423-6666

 952-898-4444

2100

Cement, Masonry, Waterproofing

CONCRETE & MASONARY

Steps, Walks, Drives, Patios Chimney Repair. No job to Sm. Lic/Bond/Ins

John 952-882-0775

(952) 431- 9970

Lowell Russell Concrete From the Unique to the Ordinary Specializing in drives, patios & imprinted colored & stained concrete. Int acid stained floors & counter tops. www.staincrete.com 952-461-3710 info@staincrete.com


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In the Community, With the Community, For the Community

2110

Chimney & FP Cleaning

SWEEP • INSP. • REPAIR Full Time • Professional Ser. Certified Registered / Insured 29 Yrs Exp. Mike 651-699-3373

londonairechimney service.com

2130

Decks

ALL-WAYS DECKS Decks, Porches - Free Est. FALL IS COMING Enjoy the outdoors! allwaysdecksinc.com Jeff 651-636-6051 Mike 763786-5475 Lic # 20003805

2170

Drywall

PINNACLE DRYWALL *Hang *Tape *Texture*Sand Quality Guar. Ins. 612-644-1879

2180

Electric Repairs

JNH Electric 612-743-7922

Bonded Insured Free Ests Resid, Comm & Service. Old/New Const, Remodels Serv Upgrades. Lic#CA06197 Lew Electric: Resid & Comm. Service, Service Upgrades, Remodels. Old or New Constr. Free Ests. Bonded/Insured Lic#CA05011 612-801-5364

TEAM ELECTRIC www.teamelectricmn.com Lic/ins/bonded Res/Com All Jobs...All Sizes Free Est 952-758-7585 10% Off w/ad

2210

Garage Door

2260

GARAGE DOORS & OPENERS Repair /Replace /Reasonable Lifetime Warranty on All Spring Changes www.expertdoor.com

651-457-7776 Gutters

2270

763-546-PANE (7263)

 GUTTER-WINDOW 

Cleaning Since 1990 Cover's & Screening Jim@JimPane.com

2280

Hauling

**First

Impressions **

“You Point & It Disappears” A Moving & Hauling Service www.firstimpressionshd.com

612-598-2276 6-30 Yard Dumpsters Bobcat Work & Black Dirt.

Call Scott 952-890-9461

HAULING Concrete-Brush-Const Debris 2-40yd containers for cleanups

Total Sanitation Service 612-861-2575 HAULING JUNK CHEAP!

Family Bus-35 yrs/Quality Work 952-884-6588

2290

Handyperson

Fencing

2230

Flooring & Tile

Above All Hardwood Floors Installation•Sanding•Finishing “We Now Install Carpet, Tile & Vinyl.” Call 952-440-WOOD (9663)

Desperately Need Work! Ceramic & Marble Free Estimates. 40 Yrs Exp. Call 612-695-1348

Escobar Hardwood Floors & Ceramic Tile Work, llc We offer professional services for your wood floors! Installs/Repair Sand/Refinish Free Ests Ins'd Mbr: BBB Professional w/10 yrs exp.

952-292-2349

Schultz'e Contracting Inc

#BC20538329

MDH Lead Supervisor

Dale 952-941-8896 office 612-554-2112 cell “Soon To Be Your Favorite Contractor!”

schultzecontracting.com

952-451-3792 R.A.M. CONSTRUCTION Any & All Home Repairs

No job too small. Lic# 20636754

Call Joe @ 952-886-3888

2310

Housecleaning

Prof House & Office Cleaner High Quality, Comm/Res Ref/Ins/Bond. Call Lola 612-644-8432 or 763-416-4611 www.bestcleaningservices.com

2350

Landscaping

RETAINING WALLS Water Features & Pavers.

Mark 651-768-9345

alandsapecreations.com

2360

Lawn & Garden

Aggressive Outdoor Services

Fall Clean-Ups Call 952-278-0126

2350

Landscaping

A Family Operated Bus.

DECK CLEANING & STAINING Professional and Prompt

2420

Painting

*A and K PAINTING* Int./Ext Painting/Staining & texturing. Free Est. 952-474-6258 Ins/Bond Major Credit Cards Accepted 3 Interior Rooms/$250 Wallpaper Removal. Drywall Repair. Cabinet Enameling and Staining. 25 yrs exp. Steve 763-545-0506

Guaranteed Results.

2510

Roofs, Siding, & Gutters

** BLOMQUIST ** EXTERIORS

Regal Enterprises Inc Roofing, Siding, Windows Gutters. Insurance Work. Since 1980. Lic. 20515711

612-210-5267 952-443-9957

Regalenterprisesinc.net

Turn your car into cash!

 



612-802-8100

Quality Residential

Shingles /Cedar Shake Reas rates-. 20+ yrs exp. Lic/Ins

Painting & Drywall

RAINBOW ROOFING

Wall Paper Removal INTERIOR EXTERIOR DAVE'S PAINTING and WALLPAPERING Int/Ext • Free Est • 23 Yrs Will meet or beat any price! Lic/Ins Visa/MC BBB 952-469-6800

2470

SAVE MONEY - Competent master plumber needs work. Lic#M3869 Jason 952-891-2490

This space could be yours.

952-392-6888

2350

Landscaping

HANDYMAN

6 miles S. of Shakopee on 169 ANCHOR BLOCK SALE! Call for Hours

• Pulverized Dirt - $12.50 yd • Black Dirt - $11.00 yd • Decorative Rock • Colored Mulch - $26.50 yd • Mulches • Boulders • Retaining Wall Block • Pavers (starting @ $2.10/sq ft) • Edging • Poly • Fabrics

952-492-2783 - We Deliver www.hermanslandscape.com

Stump Removal

2600

Narrow Access or Backyards. Insured Jeff 612-578-5299

Re-Roofing & Roof Repairs 30 Yrs Exp Insured - Lic#20126880 John Haley #1 Roofer, LLC. Call 952-925-6156

Sun•Classifieds 952-392-6888

qiar

NOVAK STUMP REMOVAL Free Est Lic/Ins 952-888-5123

ROOFING • SIDING • WINDOWS • FREE INSPECTIONS • State Lic. #6793 • ESTABLISHED IN 1984

• EXCEPTIONAL SERVICE • Hardiplank® Siding • QUICK RESPONSE TIME • HAIL DAMAGE

Tree Service

$0 For Estimate Timberline Tree & Landscape. Summer Discount - 25% Off Tree Trimming, Tree Removal, Stump Grinding 612-644-8035 Remove Large Trees & Stumps CHEAP

A+ on t is Angies L

MN Certified Arborist

Limited Offer

2490

ACCREDITED BUSINESS

Garage Builders

Great Time for a New Garage! Call Today for your FREE ESTIMATE St. Paul 651.645.0331 Minneapolis 612.379.0949

Visit our showroom at: 654 Transfer Rd. 16B, St. Paul www.SusselBuilders.com

2420

Painting

2420

Painting

A Fresh Look, Inc. Interior/Exterior Painting by the Pros Bonded & Insured Free Est. • Senior Discounts

Lic. #20626700 Credit Cards Accepted

612-825-7316/952-934-4128 www.afreshlookinc.com

Trimming & Removal Free Estimates & Insured A Good Job!!

15 yrs exp.

Thomas Tree Service Immaculate Clean-up! Tree Removal/Trimming Lot Clearing & Stump Removal Free Estimates 952-440-6104 TREE REMOVAL/TRIMMING Shrub Pruning Free Ests Lic'd / Ins'd / 20 Yrs Exp. 651-455-7704

Classifieds

WORK! 952-392-6888

Quality Work and Low Rates Lic’d & Ins’d

Powerwashing

Great Service Affordable Prices 2490

Powerwashing

Steve 612-532-3978 Ins'd

2265

612-275-2574 AJ's Tree Service LLC

Senior Discounts

Call For Free Estimate www.WesternConstructionInc.com

Powerwashing

612-396-9345

Free Ests

Triple Glass for the Price of Double Glass

2490

15% Fall Discount Tree Trimming & Removal

Premier Tree Service

DAN WIMMER • (952) 881-2122

Fast Turnaround SERVING THE Reduce Energy Bills ENTIRE METO AREA Free Estimates MN LICENSE Bank Financing #20316811 Available BONDED • INSURED

(651) 644-6900 (952) 920-8888

Serving The Entire Metro Area. 763-954-1063 BBB Accredited Business

20% Tree Removal, Tree Trimming Fall High Risk Climbing, Discount Stump Grinding and Storm Clean Up

www.gatesgeneralcontractors.com

Family Owned & Operated Since 1949

Call The Best!! www.vincestree.com Full Tree & Landscape Services.

Ideal Tree Service

763-550-0043 952-476-7601 651-221-2600

WINDOWS/SIDING

Forget The Rest

STUMP GRINDING Free Ests. Best $$. Ins'd Brett 612-290-1213

2620

Plumbing

A RENEW PLUMBING •Drain Cleaning •Repairs •Remodeling •Lic# 004914PM Bond/Ins 952-884-9495

Lic #20156835 • Insured We Take Care of Insurance Claims Offering the Best Extended Manufacturers Warranty

Call Jeff for STUMP REMOVAL

Ceiling & Wall Textures

Tree Service

2620

15% Fall Discount

Why Wait Roofing LLC Tear-offs & New Construction Siding & Gutters Over 17 yrs exp. Free est. Rodney Oldenburg

952-201-4817

Siding- Roofs-Soffit-FasciaGutters- Lic#20172580

Roofs, Siding, & Gutters

2510

Re-roofs Tear-offs BBB Free Est. MC/Visa No Subcontractors Used. Lic/Ins. 952-891-8586

651-699-3504

www.rooftodeck.com Code #78

www.blomquistexteriors.com

LOW PRICES Since 1986

swisstoneconstruction services.com

Roofs, Siding, & Gutters

2510

30+ Yrs Exp /Owner Operator

763-420-3036 952-240-5533

Ray 612-281-7077

HOME REPAIR

Powerwashing

Lawn Aerations $40 Multi Neighbor Discount

H20 Damage – Plaster Repair

THE CLEAN TEAM Making homes shine since 1994. Honest, Reliable, Detailed. Rena: 763-545-8035

No job too small!! Quality Work @ Competitive Prices! Free Estimates.

2490

763-754-2501 *10% off 1 st Cleaning* BEST CLEANING WE CLEAN YOU GLEAM

A-1 Work Ray's Handyman

Tile, Glass Block, Masonry/ Concrete, Misc. Home Remedy. 30yrs. Exp “No Job Too Small”

Garage Builders

JMR Home Services LLC Home Remodeling & Repair.

Concrete Dumpster Service Carpentry Baths & Tile Fencing Windows Gutters Water/Fire Damage Doors Lic•Bond•Ins Visa Accepted

Reach your target audience with

2265

available to perform, painting, flooring, door & window work plus other handyman projects in your home or business! 651-815-4147 Lic#20639540 Locally owned & operated

Lawn & Garden

2360

100% Satisfaction Guaranteed

Carpentry, Remodeling, Repair & Painting Services. I'd love to do it all! 612-220-1565

952-392-6888

Jack of All Trades Handyman is now

Lower Level Remodels Wall/Ceiling Repair/Texture Tile, Carpentry, Carpet, Paint.

SANDING – REFINISHING Roy's Sanding Service Since 1951 CALL 952-888-9070

Sun•Classifieds

Handyperson

Offering Complete Landscape Services 0 Stress! 110% Satisfaction!

Wooden Fences Build/repair, deck repair Keith 612-839-7655

2290

BOB’s Commercial and residential pressure washing Decks strip & seal, roof washing, house washing, concrete cleaning and staining. Full exterior washing.

Our job is to make you look good!

763-225-6200

www.sparklewashcmn.com

Sun Classifieds Work! Call

(952 ) 392 –

6888 to place your ad.

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2660

Window Cleaning

3150

Fireplace & Firewood

FIREWOOD

Affordable Firewood OAK & BIRCH, 2 YRS DRIED

4 x 8 x 16. Free delivery & stack. 612-867-6813

Window Cleaning 651-646-4000 3000

Merchandise

3010

Antiques

Antique Hay Wagon 7 foot Long. Includes Steel Wheels and Spring Loaded Seat. 5 foot wide. $500 or best offer. Makes for great lawn art. Call 952-451-2480

3050

Boutiques/Craft Shows & Gifts

3160

Furnishings

Full sized oak futon in excellent condition. Like new. $195. 952-913-9460 Sleep Number bed for sale, series 9000. Electric adjustable frame with pillow top. Head board with mirror, and side piers with drawers included. Works great $1,800. Call 612-237-1415

Misc. For Sale

3260

Antique Hay Wagon 7 foot Long. Includes Steel Wheels and Spring Loaded Seat. 5 foot wide. $500 or best offer. Makes for great lawn art. Call 952-451-2480

Oct. 1 (10-6) Oct. 2 (9-1)

105 Forestview Lane, Plymouth 763-545-1442

3090

Cemetery Lots

Burial Plot, Glen Haven Memorial Masonic Garden 2 plots avl. Valued $5200. $2000 for both. 651-331-1670 Dawn Valley in Blmgtn, 2 plots, asking $1,200/BO each. Carol 612-619-4850 Glen Haven: 2 plots, 2 vaults w/companion headstone. Value $8,990. Asking $5,000/BO. 218-828-3608

Buddybox Galaxy Radio Toshiba AM/FM, Jensen Central Vac Beam Serenity Hose/Pwr HD. $100 952-432-5389 Toro Snowblower: Self start, like new, used 20 hrs. $475. Outdoor X-Mas décor. & lights, $20. 763-574-0251

Misc. Wanted

3270

  WANTED   Old stereo equip., need not work. Andy 651-329-0515 Buying Old Trains & Toys

STEVE'S TRAIN CITY

952-933-0200

3330

3130

Estate Sales

MINNETONKA 5808 Oakview Circle Fri., Sept. 30 (8:30-5:30) Sat., Oct. 1 (8:30-4:30) #'s Friday at 8am

Tools, tools, tools -old & new! Antiq. toys & military, HH.

www.willmatthill.com

3050

Boutiques/Craft Shows & Gifts

PUMPKINS Picked or U pick, Great selection

Hwy. 55, 12 miles W. of 494 knaptons.org 763-479-1184

3500

3506

Garage Sales this week Bloomington

9/29 - 10/1 (8-5), Girls 3T to 16, Saws, Furn, HH, Misc. 4525 Normandale Hglds Dr

3050

Boutiques/Craft Shows & Gifts

~ FREE ADMISSION ~

Sat, Oct. 1

9 AM - 3 PM

Hastings Armory Hwy. 316 South - Hastings, MN

Heart Promotions 651-438-3815

Richfield

HUGE SALE! Sept. 29 (9-7); Sept. 30 (9-5) – 1/2 price day! Oct. 1 (9-noon) $2 bag day! Richfield Lutheran Church

60th & Nicollet Ave South

3654

Minnetonka

10/6-7 (9-6), 10/8 (9-2) Electronics, Mens XL cloz, microwave, tools, dog carrier, HH. 4841 Westminster Rd.

Mtka United Meth Church Oct 6-8. $2 Pre Th (5-8pm). Sale Fr (9-6). $3 bag. Sat (9-12). 17611 Lakestreet Extension. Hwy 10, N of 7

3683

St. Louis Park

10/7-8 (9-5) Costume Sale, Clowns, Wigs, Props, misc 1835 Dakota Ave. So.

Children/Maternity CONSIGNMENT SALE Fri, 9/30 (9-6); Sat, 10/1 (8-2) Cloz, toys, books, equipment, furniture, and maternity

8600 Fremont Ave. So.

Brooklyn Center

3583

St. Louis Park

Multi Family Sale!!! 9/29 & 10/1 (9a-3p) 4266 Wooddale Ave S Antiques, dishes, clothes, white bookcases, HH, holiday, books, Quality!

Multi-Fam! Baby, kids, HH furn, bks. 9/30 – 10/1 (9-5) Multi-Fam/Downsizing 9/30-10/1 (10-6) Furn., vintg., 6812 DupontAve N

3512

Chanhassen

Moving Sale: 9/28-10/1 (82), Furn, Kitchen Items, Collectibles, 2065 Clover Ct

3519

Crystal

5 Family! 9/30 (8-5) 10/1 (8-3) Nmbrnd adlt cloz, bowflex, antiqs. 6617 59th Ave No.

Kids, HH. 3900 Xenwood Ave So. (North of Excelsior Blvd)

3585

St. Paul

Summit Hill Huge Sale St. Johns EPIS. Church Portland Ave & 60 Kent St Sat., 10/1 (9am-1pm) Bag Sale Mon., 10/3 (9-11)

3600

3700

Leisure

3710

Bicycles & Accessories

Giant Electric Assist Bike, w/batt & charger - like new! $550/BO. 763-544-1367

3720

Boats, New & Used

'96 Sylvan Sea Monster 16' with trailer. 40hp force, starts/runs, needs water pump, $2,350. 612-529-2977

3900

14' Alumacraft

Garage Sales next week

Pets

3970

5000

5200

Rentals Townhouse For Rent

Apple Valley- 3br, 2ba, NS, No pets, Newly Renovated! $1200+utils 612-850-8118 Prior Lake 2BR, attached garage, pets OK. $925/mo. Includes Sewer & Water Avl Nov 1st 952-440-4112

5400

Houses For Rent

Eagan, 2BR, 2BA, $1310 A/C, D/W, W/D, Microwave, Big deck, Fenced backyard, Shed, Full-size 2 car garage 651-336-3903

Rooms For Rent

Move In Special Incl. all utils, phone, cable & Internet. Weekly pay option.

Call for details: Michael (763) 227-1567

5700

3605

3524

Eden Prairie

5800

3606

Bloomington

Multi-Family 9/28 (4-7); 9/29-30 (9-6); Designer Wmns, Mens, Boys cloz, 10/6-8 (9-6) Quality HH, décor, furn., X-mas, books, shoes, HH, gift samples, misc. 5218 Overlook Dr. misc. 11308 Entrevaux Dr.

3525

Edina

Moving: Friday only 9/30 (8-3) Furn., lamps, tables, HH. 5508 Woodcrest Drive

3554

Minnetonka

General Contractor: Table saws, ladders, plumb. & electr. suppls., routers, sheet rock nailers, whl barrows, chain hoist, tools. 9/29-10/1 (9-5) 3708 Tonakwood Rd.

Moving Sale: Entire HH -everything goes! 9/29-10/1 (9-5) 15103 Crown Drive

3559

Navarre

Granny & others quality sale! HH, collect, furn, cloz 10/6-8 (9-5) 9100 15th Ave S

3614

Columbia Heights

Estate Sale: 10/8-9, 9a-5p. 2305 Chalet Dr. Furn, HH, garage, snowblow, misc+!

3626

Excelsior

Excelsior United Methodist Church Gigantic Fall Sale Thurs, Oct. 6 (5pm-8pm) $3 Admission-Thurs. only

Fri, Oct. 7 (2pm-7pm) Sat, Oct. 8 (9am-Noon) BAG SALE - $3/Bag Food Available

3810

Sporting Goods & Misc

Shotguns 612-412-3465 Win. 101 12G O/U $800, Mossberg 500 20G Pump $175, Savage 58D bolt ACT 12G $60, Champion 16G SGL sht $50.

Reach your target audience with

Sun•Classifieds 952-392-6888

Wanted

Blmgtn: M, N-smk, drink, drugs to share w/2 males, wireless internet, $525 incl utls & cleaning service, plus more! 612-226-8376 Bloom LL hm, LR, br, ba, kit, ldry, gar, no smk/pets util inc $565. 952-831-0306

5900

Garages & Misc

WANTED TO RENT Single garage space, pref Fridley for one vehicle. 763-572-0680

3561

New Hope

Thrift Sale - St Joes Parish 36th & Boone Ave. North Sat, October 1st (8am-4pm) Multi-Family Event HH goods, Kids cloz/toys

Retail or Office LOCATED IN THE SAME BUILDING NEXT TO H. DESIGN SALON

Hopkins

AV-1BR, Furnished Apt in my Home. Full Kitch/Ba, Priv Entry, TV, Laundry. $600 incl util 952-953-4317

7000

7500

Adults - Earn Your High School Diploma or GED! Small study groups or learn from home online. AM or PM in Apple Valley or Eagan. Email: ABE@district196.org or call 952-431-8316

Real Estate Duplexes/Dbl Bungalows For Sale

Bloomington Fourplexes 1BR & 2BR's from $650. Off St Pkg, NS, Nr MOA 612-868-6388

9000

Help Wanted/ Full Time

Biz-2-Biz Interviewing Home Based Business mktg experience. No home calling. 15+hrs/ wk avail from your home M-F days. $13-$18/hr. Call 952-252-6000 infotechmarketing.com

Employment Delivery Drivers

9020

Business Opps & Info

Talk of the State Fair Sorry we couldn't talk to all of you about our FIT and Defy home business opportunities. We will still send you our state fair product sample free. No obligation. 877-246-5035(24 HR MSG) or 800-621-2065 (LIVE)

Independent Contractors need reliable covered p/u, minivan, or SUV for same day deliveries. Call 1-800-818-7958

Exp. Warehouse and Inventory Specialist

McCormick Computer Resale, Inc., Apple Valley is currently seeking a fulltime Experienced Warehouse and Inventory Specialist. Job entails packagHealth ing & unpacking of shipCare ments, cleaning up the and cataloging Home Health Care warehouse parts into inventory sysWe are seeking experi- tem. Forklift certified a enced CNA/HHAs and plus, OTJ training availcompanions for hourly able; familiarity of ISO and live-in positions in 9001:2008 Standard benefithe southwest metro area. cial. For further informaCaregivers must have at tion please go to: least one year experience, www.mccormick-cr.com valid drivers license and Send resumes and cover auto insurance. For conletters to: sideration please contact HR@mccormick-cr.com CareMinders 952-500-8750 Machinist – CNC

9050

PCA PCA hours available in St Paul. Possible live in position and also regular hours available. Extremely important that PCA is reliable and able to lift. Call Molly at 952-814-7400 Reach More Readers Place your classified ad with us and automatically get an ad on our Web Site!

CNC Mills, CNC Lathes, or Swiss. Set-up and operate. Call 952-929-5005

We’re

BIGGER than you think! Sun•Classifieds 952-392-6888

Approximately 6400 sq ft of warehouse space, with one dock, private warehouse office and one drive in door. South Blmgtn $3500 per month gross rent. (Includes taxes, insurance, utilities, all operating expenses.) Call 651-414-6055 for details/showing.

Rummage Sale ST JOSEPH'S CHURCH 13th & Mainstreet Thurs, Oct. 6 9:30am - 8pm Fri, Oct. 7 9:30am - 5pm Sat, Oct. 8 9:30am - 12:30pm Low Prices - No Junk! ( Sat, Oct. 8 - BAG DAY ) $1/Bag soft goods or ½ price!

AppleValley-2BR Apt, Gar. Small Pets OK w/ Deposit!

9100

FOR SALE • FOR LEASE

Hwy 7 to Christmas Lk Rd For info: 952-474-5471

3639

Apartments & Condos For Rent

COMMERCIAL PROPERTIES

Good Shepherd Lutheran

3745 Shoreline Dr. 10/5 (4-8); 10/6 (8-8); 10/7 (8-12) - $4 Bag Day

6400

$850/mo. 507-450-5868 Golden Retriever/Black Lab mix puppies for sale. Born 6-14-11, 1st shots. 612-756-0216 or 612-756-4653

5600 Fishing Boat w/2 seats, 2 motors on trailer $1500 or best offer. 763-497-4070

Agriculture/ Animals/Pets

Jon Boat: 10yrs old. 16 ft, Storage 24 H.P., Honda AC Beaver Tail mtr. 5' x 10' HD TrailMulti-Family Moving Sale Blaine er. Attached blind – swivel Winter Storage- Priv res & 9/29, 30, 10/1 (8-4), furn, seats. (Used about 250-300 att gar avl for car, boat or wall art, glassware, HH, hours). $3500. Call Paul at tires, too much more to Moving! 1974-117th Ave NE. 952-938-1620 leave message jet ski $100/mo. 952-474-1956 list. 5106 50th Ave N 10/5-6, 9am. Furn, HH, yd or cell 612-760-9081. Roommates equip, gas grill, linens ++!

Fall Rummage Sale

Fall Arts, Crafts & Gifts Show

3567

Moving 9/30-10/1 (9-4) 10/2 (9-12) DVD's, elliptical, HH, Big Sale! 9/29- 10/1 (9-5). Exer. bike, bks, furn, more mower. 6929 James Ave. S. 9401 Riverview Ave S Multi-Family 9/29-30 (12-6); Don't Miss - BIG: 9/29-30 10/1 (9-5) Baby/Tddler items, (7-5) Furn., antiqs, HH, Ba- furn., cloz. 7527 Park Ave S. bies/Kids stuff, Electronics. 8425 Stanley Ave S. Sat., 10/1 (8-4) Kids cloz, toys, HH, furn. - all good rd Christ the King Lutheran condition! 6713 3 Ave S

speakers, $450. 952-892-5743

Glenhaven Garden of Nativity. Lot 93B spaces 1&2 Polaris Snowmobile & companion marker and 2 ATV's. Non-working only. vaults. $5K 763-537-8296 Will pick-up, will pay cash! Call 612-987-1044 Groveland Cemetery in Mtka. Lots available in new Special expanded area. Priced @ Occasions $700 & $1200. 952-847-0011 Pleasant View Memorial Gardens, Burns. 4 lots. Call for details 952-888-4941

Bloomington

2 FAM GARAGE SALE 8157 Penn Rd 8153 Penn Circle Off Highwood Drive Good Stuff Cheap. 9/30, 8-4. 10/1, 8-12

3507

St. Mary of the Lake Church Crafts, product consultants, collectibles, antiques, jewelry, food, and MORE!

3506

In the Community, With the Community, For the Community

3034 Lyndale Ave S. Off Lake St, 33 car parking. 3,000-6,000 sq ft Available now!

612-875-8292 • 612-875-8282

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In the Community, With the Community, For the Community

9100

Help Wanted/ Full Time

9100

HOMEMAKERS DARTS is seeking PT homemakers to provide service for our clients in Northern Dakota County specifically Eagan and IGH. We need caring, responsible individuals to provide housekeeping, laundry, and other services to older adults. Mon-Fri flexible work schedule. Up to 30 hrs/wk. Starting pay $9.Increase to $10 after three months. Immediate openings. Go to www.DARTS1.org for application, or apply in person at 1645 Marthaler Lane, W. St. Paul, or email john.koenen@DARTS1.org

9100

Help Wanted/ Full Time

COMMUNITY EDITOR/REPORTER, FT Sun Newspapers is recruiting for a fulltime Community Editor to cover the city of Richfield. Our editors write, photograph & maintain close relationships with the communities they serve. Must be able to write a feature one moment & effective local government coverage the next -- & take photos to accompany both. Knowledge of AP Style req’d. Layout exp (Quark/InDesign) pref’d. We offer the opportunity to get a start in journalism or a spot to grow your already started career. Benefits incl a 401(k) plan, health, dental, life ins & pd vacation. Cover letter, resume & clips or links to clips should be sent to: dcallahan@acnpapers.com

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Garage Door Installers and Service Techs Busy, established garage door company seeks field personnel to install and service doors. We offer paid training, competitive wages, 401(k), company stock, insurance, vacation, pd holidays and many other terrific benefits. Must be honest, ambitious, mechanically inclined and drug free. Installers must have own truck and tools. Will pay top dollar for experienced doorman. Come join our team! Email: steve.strohmayer@ twincitygaragedoor.us 952-894-8500 Twin City Garage Door Co 1172 E Cliff Road Burnsville, MN 55337

Sick of working for someone else? Check us out!! In need of Sprinters and Cube Vans!! Routed work M-F day hours!!

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Class "A" CDL Delivery Drivers McLane, the world's leading provider of grocery and foodservice supply chain solutions and a Berkshire Hathaway subsidiary, is looking for experienced and dependable Class "A" CDL Delivery Drivers for our Northfield, MN location. McLane provides excellent pay & benefits -401(k) with match, Medical Dental, Vision, Life and Disability, Safety Bonus. Driver's average wage is $60,000/yr in the first year. Qualifications: Must possess a valid Class A CDL license Have at least 100- 200K verifiable miles Ability to lift up to 50 lbs. repeatedly Clean MVR & safe driving history Customer service skills Experience delivering food and/or beverage a plus!

Dynamex, an industry leader in the dedicated logistics delivery business has Contractor Driver opportunities. Vehicles re- If interested in the CDL quirements are: White in Class A Driver position color and 2006 or newer contact: Carry your own commercial insurance and all necMcLane MN essary operating require1111 W 5th Street ments. Sign on Bonus!!! Northfield, MN 55057 Fuel Surcharge provided. Lobby hours are Monday Build your own company to Friday 8:00am to 5:00pm and be your own boss. Please call Jodi for more (507) 664-3038 Hollie for information 651-746-5945 more information or stop by 2100 Old Hwy 8 Fax: (507) 664-3042 New Brighton, MN 55112 email: mnhr@ mclaneco.com

McLane is a drug-free environment. EOE, M/F/D/V

Join Our Team Crew Leads/Crew Members Needed

Truth Hardware, North America's leader in designing & manufacturing of quality operating hardware for windows, patio doors, & skylights, is looking to fill the following positions: Die Maintenance Machinist, 2nd Shift Duties include the ability to maintain, repair & modify metal stamping dies, die casting & trim dies, jigs & fixtures gauging, to ensure a min machine down-time. A H.S. education along with a 2 yr Tool & Die Trade Degree is preferred. Tool Room Team Lead, 2nd Shift Team Lead determines priorities for & assigns & coordinates work schedules of depart personnel. A min of 2 years vocational training in a Tool & Die Program is preferred plus 2 - 3 yrs exp. as a Die Maintenance Machinist. Supervisory exp. is desired. Maintenance Electrician, 3rd Shift The Maintenance Electrician will perform all electrical installations, maintenance & repair of company equipment; perform or assist in the installation, maintenance & repair of mechanical, hydraulic, pneumatic and plumbing systems. A Class A Minnesota Master, Journeyman, and/or Maintenance Electrician’s License is required. Truth Hardware offers a competitive salary and benefit package and is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Qualified candidates should apply directly to: Human Resources, Truth Hardware, 700 W. Bridge Street, Owatonna MN 55060 or at careers@truth.com

Prescription Landscape is looking for energetic and motivated persons to join our production teams. We have openings at both locations, Crystal and St. Paul. Job duties include operating mowing equipment, physical labor; up to and including bending, kneeling and lifting up to 45 lbs, and other duties as assigned. Seasonal and year-round positions available. Year-round positions include snow and ice management; plowing, shoveling, etc. Experience helpful but not required, on the job training available. Some positions require a valid and clean driver's license. Pre-employment drug/alcohol testing required. Compensation: $10.00-$15.00 pending experience. For more information visit our web site at: www.rxlandscape.com or email sueleatherman@ rxlandscape.com or phone Sue at 651-379-4713

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Attention! PT OPENINGS $15 base/appt. No exp. nec. Flex. FT/PT schedules. Customer sales/svc. Work locally. All ages 17+, conditions apply. Call now: Minneapolis: 952-746-8999 Maple Grove: 763-478-9856 Class and BTW Instructors wanted A+ Driving School will train PT 20-30 hours retirees welcome 952 469-4656 Deliver/shelf light wt ladies prod. greater metro. apprx. 5/hrs early a.m. 6 days a month. Your car. $50 a day. 952-835-9998

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Leasing agent Beautiful Eagan apt community off of 13 has an opening for every other weekend. We prefer someone with previous rental housing experience. Duties incl showing & leasing our spacious apartments & light office work. Must present a professional appearance & attitude. Sat 10-5, Sun 12-5. $8.00/hr + commissions. Please email resume & cover letter to: Kathy@sentinelapts.com Shirt Presser Busy Eagan dry cleaner 651-686-8706

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06 Grand Prix: 4dr, 91K, new tires & batt. Runs & looks great. Lite hail dam on silver paint-hard to see. Black cloth int. 2nd owner. $9150/bo 612-987-1044

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$$ WANTED $$ JUNK CARS

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Motorcycles Wanted! Cash for used & Damaged 651-285-1532

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2003 Camper – 28 Ft. Like New. Sat Dish, $9500 or B/O 952-452-6099

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Utility Trailer with ramp and canoe tree. Exc condition! $795 Call 651-681-0531

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Please call 952-392-6888 for business rates.

MERCHANDISE MOVER (CMM) $44.00

• 3 lines, 4 weeks, choose 2 zones • Additional lines: $7.00 • Merchandise $151.00 or more • Includes mnsun.com website

GARAGE SALES (CGS) $40

• 3 lines, 2 weeks, All zones • Additional lines: $10.00 • FREE Garage Sale Kit available at one of our three offices - Or we can mail it to you for an additional $4.50 • Rain Insurance $2.00 • Includes mnsun.com website

TRANSPORTATION (CTRAN) $44

• 3 lines, 4 weeks, choose 2 zones • Additional lines: $7.00 • Includes mnsun.com website *Includes www.wikimetro.com website

13 WEEK RUN! (CTIL) $50 Merchandise only

• 3 lines, Runs for 13 weeks, choose 2 zones • Additional lines: $7.00 • For 1 item priced under $2500, price must be in ad, must call every fourth week to renew, private party ads only • Includes mnsun.com website • Maximum of 13 weeks

FREE CLASSIFIEDS

One Item for Sale, $100 or Less • Mail or FAX in only Tuesday - Thursday Friday, Monday, and Call-ins: $7.00 per ad, 1 week, 1 zone One ad per customer per week. Additional zones are $7.00. Three line maximum. Price must be in ad.

CONTACT US Classified Phone Classified Fax Classified Billing Legal Notices

952-392-6888 952-941-5431 952-392-6890 952-392-6801

TO PLACE YOUR AD

Ads may be placed Monday through Friday from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. DEADLINE: Mondays at 3:00 pm* *Earlier on Holiday Weeks BY PHONE: BY FAX: BY MAIL:

952-392-6888 952-941-5431 10917 Valley View Road Eden Prairie, MN 55344 Attn: Classified IN PERSON: Visit the Eden Prairie Classified Office

HOW TO PAY

We gladly accept VISA, American Express, Mastercard, personal checks, and cash.

LOCATION

EDEN PRAIRIE 10917 Valley View Road

SSunERVICES & POLICIES Newspapers reserves the right to edit, refuse, reject or cancel any ad at any time. Errors must be reported on the first day of the publication, and Sun Newspapers will be responsible for no more than the cost of the space occupied by the error and only the first insertion. We shall not be liable for any loss or expense that results from the publication or omission of an advertisement.

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TO PLACE YOUR CLASSIFIED AD

BUSINESS SERVICES

PLEASE FILL OUT THIS FORM COMPLETELY

In the community, With the community, For the community

P R I V A T E P ARTY R ATES

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Mail order form to: Sun•Classifieds, 10917 Valley View Road • Eden Prairie, MN 55344 Or fax order form to: 952-941-5431 Deadline: Mondays at 3:00 pm - Earlier deadline on Holiday Weeks Note: Newsprint does not fax legibly, you must fax a photocopy of the completed order form below. Please use this order form when placing your Classified ads.

• Use the grid below to write your ad. • Please print completely and legibly to ensure the ad is published correctly.

• Punctuate and space the ad copy properly. • Include area code with phone number. • 3 line minimum

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9

Choose from the following 5 zones:

Please fill out completely.

■ Sun•Sailor

Incomplete forms may not run.

Chanhassen, Excelsior, Hopkins, Long Lake, Minnetonka, Orono, Plymouth, Shorewood, St. Louis Park, Wayzata

■ Sun•Focus

Arden Hills, Blaine, Columbia Heights, St. Anthony, Falcon Heights, Fridley, Mounds View, New Brighton, Roseville, Spring Lake Park

■ Sun•Current South

Apple Valley, Burnsville, Eagan, Lakeville, Rosemount, Savage

■ Sun•Current Central

Bloomington, Eden Prairie, Edina, Richfield

■ Sun•Post

Amount enclosed: $________________________ Classification _____________________________ Date of Publication ________________________ Credit Card Info: ■ VISA ■ MasterCard ■ American Express Card # ____________________________________ Exp. Date __________________CID #__________ Name ____________________________________ Address __________________________________ __________________________________________

Brooklyn Center, Brooklyn Park, Crystal, Golden Valley, New Hope, Robbinsdale

City ______________________ Zip ____________

884235 Private Party Form • April 2010

(W) ______________________________________

Phone: (H) ________________________________


www.minnlocal.com – Thursday, Sept. 29, 2011 – Burnsville & Lakeville Sun-Current

In the Community, With the Community, For the Community

COMING SOON: MyK-Bid.com 80+ AUCTIONS NOW IN PROGRESS! Closes Sept. 29

Kusske Surplus

2004 Mitsubishi FUSO FE, 2001 Chevrolet Silverado 2500HD LS, 1999 GMC Sierra SL 2WD, 1995 Ford F250 XL 2WD, 1998 Ford F150 XL 4WD, 2000 28 ft. "Dominator" by Classic Trailers, 1975 40 ft. Fruehauf trailer, 1997 Ford F250 standard pick-up, 1999 Dodge Ram 2500 Van, Union Containers, Clark fork truck, Caterpillar fork truck, Miller Bobcat 250, Miller Dialarc 250 AC/DC constant current AC/DC arc welder and MORE!!!

Closes Oct. 2

Loretto Equipment #102

HUGE Selection Of New SK Sockets-Ratchets-Wrenches, New Gear-Wrench Sets, New Homak Tool Chests & Boxes, New Painting Kits-Rollers-Roller Pads-Paint Brushes, Emergency Tow Straps & Recovery Straps, New Brinks Key & Combo Locks, New Fuel Cans, and More!!! Log on to www.K-Bid.com to view and bid on all that you see here and MORE!!!

Closes Oct. 4

GTH September Vehicles & Power Equipment

2003 Volkswagon Jetta GL, 2002 Ford Ranger 4x4 Off Road, 2002 Saab 95 Aero sedan, 1992 Cadillac Sedan deVille, 2003 Ford Explorer XLT 4x4, 1999 Chevrolet Monte Carlo, 2001 Hyundai XG300 Sedan, 1970 Chevrolet Custom 20, 1999 Chevrolet Blazer 4x4, 2001 Toyota Corolla, 1999 Pontiac Grand AM GT, 1997 Cadillac Deville sedan, Riders, Chainsaws and MORE!!!

Closes Oct. 4

M.A. Williams TCH Asian Furniture, Automotive, More

Asian Furniture with Mother of Pearl designs, Home Furnishings, Automotive including tires and rims and an antique Show Car Battery, Appliances, Lamps, Scissor Pallet Jack, Air Hockey, Much More!!! Bidding is open online NOW! Bid 24 hours a day, 7 days a week at www.K-Bid.com to find something for everyone on your holiday shopping list and MORE!!!

Closes Oct. 5

VandeKamp Auctions September #3 Bayle Estate

This Estate Auction includes a wide variety of items: Car, Honda Gold Wing, Lawn & Garden Tools & Equipment, Construction Tools & Supplies, Lumber & Windows, Antique Furniture, Collectibles, Modern Home Items, and much MORE!!! Log on to www.KBid.com to view complete descriptions and bid on all of your favorite must have items TODAY!!!

2,384 Auctions Conducted in 2010!

Closes Sept. 29

JMS Jordan Farm Equipment, Vehicles & Tools

1975 Massey Ferguson 750 Combine, 1973 Massey Ferguson 750 Combine, Massey Ferguson 1859 20' Bean Head with Proiteer Reel & Wagon, Massey Ferguson 1859 13' Bean Head, Stock Chopper, 4 Ton Farm Wagon, 300 Gallon Fuel Tank, Fuel Transfer Tank, 1993 Ford Explorer, 1988 Suzuki Samari Rancho RS 5000, 1980 Ford 8000 Dump Truck, Crestliner 14' Aluminum Boat and MORE!!!

Closes Oct. 2

LE 30 Year Premium Collection, Part IV

This Is Part IV Of A Must See 30-Year Collection Of Premium Coins & Bills Including: State Hood Quarters, Coins Of The 20th Century Collections, Nickel-Penny-Dime-Quarter Books, Seated Liberty Dimes, Barber Dimes, Mercury Dimes, Capped Bust, Roosevelt Dimes, Buffalo Nickels, Wheat Pennies, Indian Head Pennies & More!

Closes Oct. 4

M.A. Williams Bridal Shop Liquidation

This is your opportunity to get top of the line new and sample, wedding and formal wear at great prices. This auction has over 300 lots that include Bridal Gowns, Veils, Bridesmaid Dresses, Prom Dresses, Flower Girl Dresses, Jewelry, Tiaras, Accessories, Undergarments, and more. We have dresses in sizes 4-20!! Log on to www.K-Bid.com TODAY to view and bid!!!

Closes Oct. 5

MDI Shakopee Auto & Personal Property

Selling the Surplus Inventory of a Towing, Impound and Repossession Company, Including: 2006 Pilgrim Fifth wheel Camper, 2005 Larson Open Bow I/O Boat, 2006 Grand Prix, 2003 Jaguar S, Jeep Cherokees, El Caminos, 1974 Step Side Pick up, 1998 Lincoln Town Car, 1994 Dodge Stealth Bonneville SSEI, and Much More!!! Log on to www.K-Bid.com TODAY!!!

Closes Oct. 5

JB Delano Retirement Estate Auction

1972 International 3850 Front End Loader, 1994 Mitsubishi FG25 Forklift, John Deere 14T bailer, Mitsubishi MT2501 Tractor, International 2250 Mount-O-Matic front end loader, 72in wide loader bucket, Tigershark Montego 3 person jet ski, Richie livestock self watering unit w/ heated tank, Wheel Horse C-120 Lawn Tractor, Pull type hay rake, Implements and much MORE!!!

Closes Sept. 29

DCaE Big Boy Toy Sale

‘06 Cavalier, 32' Camper, ‘88 23' Celebrity Crownline Boat, ‘90 Cobalt 222 boat on New Karavan Trailer, ‘07 Lund 1750 Outfitter boat, ‘06 Lund 2000 SE boat 115 Optimax New Karavan tandem trailer, Jacobsen Tri-King triplex mower, Smithco Spray Star 1600 series dedicated spray vehicles, ‘51 Studebaker, ‘65 Chevrolet Impala, woodburning stove, 13’ Alumnacraft duck boat, ‘96 Avion 5th wheel camper Model M-36 5w and MORE!!!

Closes Oct. 3

JB Herc-U-Lift St. Cloud

1995 Grove AMZ51XT 4WD rough terrain man lift, Balkancar GV50HD 5000lb LPG forklift, 2002 Chevrolet 3500 Cube Van, 1989 Regal Valanti 225SC 23ft cuddy cruiser boat, Copperloy Truck loading ramp, 2007 Chevrolet Extended cargo Van, 1994 Ford Econoline conversions cube van, Balkancar GV40HD 4000lb LPG forklift, forklifts, Tires and MORE!!!

Closes Oct. 4

LE Truck Accessories #3

Huge Selection Of Nerf Bars/Running Boards, Window Visors, Hood Shields/Bug Deflectors, Air Intake Kits & Filters, Billet Grilles, Bed Rails, Stainless Rocker Panels, New Truck Rear Windows, Custom Molded Floor Liners & Much More! You need it? www.K-Bid.com has it!! Log on today to browse through over 100 Auctions that are running right now!!!

Closes Oct. 5

K & C Auctions Fridley Multi Contractor Surplus

Lull Model 1044C-54 Highlander rough terrain forklift, 2007 Chevrolet 3500 Dually truck, 2006 Chevrolet 2500 Work truck, 2005 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 pickup, 1989 International 2554 dump truck, 1974 Semi trailer, 2005 257B cat track skid, 1997 Ford F150 XLT Lariat, Cable reel trailer, Swenson drop in salt and sand spreader, Engines, Truck box gas tanks, Aluminum truck tool boxes, fold up fish house and MORE!!!

Closes Oct. 5

Clearwater #78, Distribution Center Liquidation #5

Signode Strapping Machine, Bemis Case Taper, Ideal-Werk Paper Cutter, Zebra Label Printers, 1/2" Bander, Steel Cabinets, Floor Sealer, Poly and Padded Mailers, Envelopes, Silver Place Settings, Mouth Wash, Fire Extinguishers, Car Wash & Wax, Ball Point Pens, After Shave Lotion, Accent Highlighters, Sport Caps, Cookbooks, File Cabinets, Tables, Office Furniture, Tools, Packing Peanuts and much more!!!

Closes Oct. 2

Willmar Sales Relocating Sale, Farm Equipment

4230 John Deere Tractor, New Holland TN75D tractor, 1999 John Deere 990 Tractor with ONLY 173.6 hours!!!! Toro Wheel horse mower, snow blower and mower deck and chains; John Deere 6X 255 lawn tractor, Adams road patrol number 4, Glencoe 4 row cultivator, A really nice 10' White disc, Massy Ferguson number 226 three point blade, seeder and MORE!!!

Closes Oct. 3

Mankato Sales Coach Purses, Longaberger, Collectibles

Name brands like Coach, Longaberger, Pfaltzgraff, P. Buckley Moss, Snow Babies and others!! The condition of these items is incredible! Most are mint condition!! Some purses show a small amount of use while others do not appear to have been used. These are all original items too!! Log on to www.K-Bid.com to view and bid on all of the items you see here and MORE!!!

Closes Oct. 4

WBL Huge Halloween

This auction features items from a local haunted house fright farm. It features many items that are animated and all in working condition. Log on to www.K-Bid.com to view and bid on anything that you see here and much MORE!!! www.K-Bid.com offers you a variety of things for work, you, your family and your friends!!! Bidding is open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week!!!

Closes Oct. 5

J.A.X. of Benson Sale #31

This sale has a huge variety of shop equipment, office furniture, household goods, along with Corvette engine parts, Dodge Grand Caravan, 1954 Super M Farmall Collector Tractor, and a beautiful Harley Davidson Road King!!! You’ll find all of this and MORE at www.K-Bid.com!!! Log on today to view and bid on everything you see here and much MORE!!!

Closes Oct. 10

J.A.X. of Benson Sale #33

This is a loaded with some great collectable metal toys from Ertl, Tonka, Tootsie Toys, plus some nice antique furniture and a great turn of the century wheel chair!! Also included are a couple of nice shot guns, a clean little Blue Fin boat, and some collector truck parts!!! Log on to www.K-Bid.com TODAY to view and bid on everything you see here and MORE!!!

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