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School start times won't change after all
Seventh-grade enrollment closed at DMS
City will pay for downtown development plan
New grant will fund literacy programs at North Trail
Gas leak forces evacuations
crime and courts
Week 2: Tiger spread shreds Eastview, 56-27
FHS grad Davis named assistant coach at Blinn College
Football: Methodical Mustangs pull away from Tigers
Tennis team splits first two matches
Hart, Peterson lead cross country time trial
Eagle Scout brings a new game to Gateway Academy
Your weekend: Reunion, gymnastics and hog roast are on the schedule
Dakota County Fair Photos
Pet of the Week: She’s a Cutie
Neighbors gather on National Night Out
arts and entertainment
ORD NO 015-699
ABN AMRO Mortgage Group vs Krecklau
Mortgages Unlimited, Inc. vs Hernandez
NOTICE OF PUBLIC SALE
Shirley A. Tix, 71
Geraldine A. Nerud, 87
Rienhold 'Butch' Sieg, 82
Edna E. Hayden, 95
Nathan Hansen column: Getting smart about time
Editorial: A plan for downtown is good, but results are better
Deanna Weniger column: Anatomy of a snowbird
Editorial: Results will be worth construction pain
Guest opinion: Kline says VA hospitals must do better
September 12, 2011
Big Ideas for Small Kitchens
Small kitchens can be a little claustrophobic, particularly in the age of open architectural layouts. However, a dash of creativity and some...
September 12, 2011 - 3:21pm
For the Long Haul
The kitchen is finally earning its moniker, the "heart of the home." Until recently, homeowners poured money and time into remodeling their...
September 12, 2011 - 2:56pm
10 Tips for a Less Stressful Kitchen Remodel
Holmes listed kitchen renovations as the No. 1 requested project. Like bathrooms, Holmes advises against quick cosmetic solutions to upgrade...
September 12, 2011 - 2:53pm
Mike Holmes on remodeling it right the first time
It is readily apparent that contracting runs in the blood of HGTV's Mike Holmes. "I didn't have video games, so from the time I was two, I was...
September 12, 2011 - 2:49pm
A Binding Contract
"You can't double park here," the officer informed the electrician about to start work on our new house. "You are blocking traffic." After ogling...
September 12, 2011 - 2:47pm
Cheap, Chic Cabinets
Virginia Toledo calls it the toughest time of her career. As co-owner of New York City-based interior design firm id 810 design group, Toledo...
September 12, 2011 - 2:20pm
Spa Day, Every Day
Television monitors inserted into medicine cabinets. Toilets that heat the floor and play music. Showers that mimic car washes. Manufacturers...
September 12, 2011 - 11:07am
Granite has been the reigning sovereign of countertops for years, but studies point to the growing supremacy of quartz in the marketplace. Some...
September 12, 2011 - 10:52am
April 11, 2011
One Step at a Time
It starts in hidden spaces like drawers and closets. Before long, it spills out and takes over horizontal surfaces and even entire rooms. It's...
April 11, 2011 - 11:24am
The Organized Gardener
Gardening may be on hold until planting season arrives, but that doesn't mean a gardener's imagination is at rest. Inspiration is everywhere....
April 11, 2011 - 11:21am
Apps 52 Organizing Missions, $4.99 http://www.getorganizedwizard.com/52-missions-ipad-app/ Say goodbye to spring cleaning. This iPad app...
April 11, 2011 - 11:15am
A Kitchen Worth Cooking In
Deciding what to cook for meals is challenging enough without having to fight through an unorganized kitchen. Make this dreaded daily decision...
April 11, 2011 - 11:07am
It's Never Too Early
The four most dreaded words in a parent's vocabulary: "Clean up your room." The answer to this angst, organizing experts say, is to remember...
April 11, 2011 - 11:05am
Get happy - that's the collective message home- and interior-products makers are telling folks this year. The world has been a pretty tough...
April 11, 2011 - 10:46am
The Old Switcheroo
Paula Holt's situation is all-too-common. Her home office in Hyde Park, a bustling Chicago neighborhood, doubles as her guest room. When she...
April 11, 2011 - 10:42am