Community Information

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Dakota County, MN

Hospitals

Fairview Hand Center
Dakota County Public Health Department provides a broad range of services to individuals, families and communities to promote and protect the health of the citizens of Dakota County
Fairview Ridges Hospital


Newspapers

Ask Maxsus
Thisweek Newspapers
Hastings Star Gazette
Thisweek Newspaper


Parks

Farmington Park Maintenance
Afton State Park
City of Apple Valley: Parks There are 48 park locations and 790 acres of land within the City of Apple Valley
Big Rivers Regional Trail This unique four-mile flat trail is built on the rail bed of the Minnesota Central Railroad, believed to be one of Minnesota's oldest
Dakota County Parks Department develops and maintains County and regional parks and trails for recreational use
Dakota Woods Dog Park
Fort Snelling
Lake Byllesby Regional Park
Lake Maria
Lebanon Hills Regional Park
Miesville Ravine Park Reserve
Minnesota Valley
Mississippi National River and Recreation Area
Spring Lake Park Reserve
Thompson County Park
William O'Brien Park


City Sites

Dakota County
Apple Valley
Burnsville
Eagan
Farmington
Hastings
Inver Grove Heights
Mendota Heights
Rosemount
South Saint Paul


Law Enforcement

County Administrator is the administrative head of the County who is responsible for the overall management of County operations, and for carrying out all decisions, policies, ordinances and resolutions of the Board of Commissioners
County Attorney promotes justice, public safety, and effective government by prosecuting crime, protecting those in need and representing Dakota County
District Courts
First Judicial District Dakota County is one of seven counties in the 1st Judicial District of Minnesota. A Judicial District includes all the judges, court administrators, and others responsible for the implementation of court activity within the district
Sheriff is the chief law enforcement officer in the County and also assumes the role of Public Safety Director
Treasurer-Auditor Department manages the County's investments and checking account, property tax systems, elections and licenses


Library

Dakota County Library System provides a collection of books and other materials for the informational, educational and recreational use of County residents. There are eight branch libraries and a bookmobile in the Dakota County Library System
Law Library A public library open to all licensed attorneys and private citizens which contains a collection of statutes, case reports, and legal treatises


Transportation

ADA Paratransit Service is available for people who are unable or have extreme difficulty using regular route transit service because of a disability or health condition
Dakota Area Resources & Transportation for Seniors provides professionally coordinated home-help services and transportation for Dakota County, Minn., seniors and their families
Dakota County Transportation Department is responsible for the efficient planning, design, construction, and maintenance of roads, bridges, and traffic control devices on the County highway system
Hastings TRAC Bus Service is an intra-city bus service that provides TRansportation Around the City
Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport
Minnesota Valley Transit Authority Public transportation alternatives for Apple Valley, Burnsville, Eagan, Rosemount and Savage
Metro Transit is one of the country's largest transit systems, providing roughly 95 percent of the 73 million bus trips taken annually in the Twin Cities
Red Rock Corridor Transitway


Entertainment

Alexis Bailly The elegant dry table wines from the Alexis Bailly Vineyard in the Hiawatha Valley of the Upper Mississippi have earned Alexis Bailly Vineyard national acclaim and Minnesota unlikely fame in the wine-drinking world
Climb Theatre
Dakota County Fair
Minnesota Children's Museum
Minnesota Ballet is one of the finest regional dance companies in the Midwest
Minnesota Museum Of American Art
Minnesota Transportation Museum
Minnesota Wing is an active WWII aircraft museum with seven aircraft, a growing museum and numerous vehicles
Minnesota Zoo
Science Museum Of Minnesota


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Scott County, MN

Hospitals

Haven Chemical Health Systems
Queen of Peace Hospital
St Francis Regional Medical Center
Winston Medical Center


Newspapers

Jordan Independent Newspaper
Louisville Publishing Inc
SHAKOPEE VALLEY NEWS
Southwest Newspapers
Southwest Suburban Publishing
Tonernink


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Hennepin County, MN

City Sites

Hennepin County
Bloomington
Brooklyn Center
Brooklyn Park
Champlin
Corcoran
Crystal
Deephaven
Eden Prairie
Edina
Excelsior
Golden Valley
Greenfield
Greenwood
Hanover
Hassan
Hopkins
Independence
Long Lake
Maple Grove
Maple Plain
Medicine Lake
Medina
Minneapolis
Minnetonka
Minnetonka Beach
Minnetrista
Mound
New Hope
Orono
Osseo
Plymouth
Richfield
Robbinsdale
Rockford
Saint Anthony
Saint Bonifacius
Saint Louis Park
Shorewood
Spring Park
Tonka Bay
Wayzata
Woodland


Hospitals

Allina Health System
Allina Hospitals & Clinics
American Telecare
Bethesda Hospital-Minneapolis Campus
C H I Mnnplis Nat Oprtions Ctr
Camden
Cedar Ridge Inc
Childrens Hospitals & Clinics of Minnesota
Childrens Hospitals and Clinics Childrens West
Eggleston Medscribe, Inc.
Fairview Columbia Heights Phrm
Fairview Corporate Mtls Mgt
Fairview Hand Center
Fairview Health Services
Fairview Outpatient Trtmnt Ctr
Fairview Southdale Hospital
Fairview Univ Med Transplt Ctr
Fairview-University Breast Ctr
Flintwood Home
Global Health Pro
Healtheast Care System
Healthsouth
Institute For Athc Medicine
Mercy Hospital
Minneapolis College of Art & Design
Minneapolis Mss
Minnesota School of Business - Brooklyn Center
North Memorial Health Care
Park Nicollet Health Services
Pride Institute Inc
Regency Hospital of Minneapolis
Ridgeview Excelsior Clinic
Ridgeview Howard Lake Clinic
Ridgeview Westonka Clinic
Third Avenue
Unity Hospital
University Minnesota Med Ctr
University Of Minnesota Children's Hospital-Fairview-TTY Hearing Impaired
University of Minnesota Childrens Hospital
Van Buren Home
Virginia Piper Cancer Inst
Abbott Northwestern Hospital is the largest not-for-profit hospital in the Twin Cities area. Each year, the hospital provides comprehensive health care for more than 200,000 patients and their families from the Twin Cities area and throughout the Upper Midwest
Children's Hospitals and Clinics of Minnesota is the eighth-largest children's health care organization in the U.S., with 319 staffed beds at its two hospital campuses in St. Paul and Minneapolis, Minnesota. An independent, not-for-profit health care system, Children's of Minnesota provides care through over 13,000 inpatient visits and more than 200,000 emergency room and other outpatient visits each year.
Phillips Eye Institute specializes in the diagnosis, treatment and care of eye disorders and diseases
Sister Kenny Rehabilitation Institute offers rehabilitative services at five Allina hospitals: Abbott Northwestern in Minneapolis, United in St. Paul, Unity in Fridley, Mercy in Coon Rapids and Buffalo Hospital in Buffalo


Newspapers

American Community Newspapers Llc
Fight Back Inc
Finance And Commerce
Insight News
Kita Associates Inc
Knight Ridder Watch
Latino Midwest News Corp
Minnesota News Service Incorporated
Minnesota Spokesman Recorder
Norwood Young America Times
Onion Inc
Outdoor News Inc
Pulse Of The Twin Cities
Southside Pride
Southwest Journal Inc.
Star Tribune
The Associated Press
The Business Journal
Wee Free Press Publishing
Weekly Freak
Wpi Graphic Services
Zerkalo Inc.
City Pages Minneapolis/St. Paul
Eden Prairie News
Finance and Commerce Finance and Commerce is the only daily newspaper in the Twin Cities devoted exclusively to business
Lakeshore Weekly News
Minnesota Sun Publications
The Pulse
The Star Tribune


Parks

Edinborough Park
St Louis Park Rec Ctr
Three Rivers Park District
Afton State Park
Bryant Lake Regional Park Located on Bryant Lake in Eden Prairie, this 170-acre park is nestled among rolling hills, woodlands, wetlands and grasslands offering habitat for deer, waterfowl and a variety of songbirds
Lake Maria State Park enjoy one of the few remaining stands of the "Big Woods," a maple, oak and basswood forest that once covered part of southern Minnesota. The park is perfect for hikers, backpackers, horseback riders, and cross-country skiers who enjoy the challenge of the rolling terrain
Minneapolis Park & Recreation Board
Minnesota Valley
Minnesota Zoo
Tree Rivers Park District Parks in Hennepin county
Underwater Adventures Aquarium
Wild Mountain & Taylors Falls Recreation Wild Mountain Recreation Park, featuring; waterslides, alpine slides, and formula "K" Go - Karts. Wild Mountain features activities and rides for all ages
William O'Brien Park A great "get away" park only one hour from the Twin Cities, William O'Brien provides a beautiful setting for quality recreation along the banks of the St. Croix River. Hiking trails offer quiet exploration of the park's rolling, wooded hills


Law Enforcement

Criminal Justice Coordinating Committee is a regular forum where city and county policymakers meet to discuss issues and initiatives that require cooperation across jurisdictional lines and among many parts of the criminal justice system
Fourth Judicial District Court
Hennepin County Attorney serves as the chief prosecutor of all adult felony and juvenile crimes in Hennepin County
Minnesota State Fire Department Association "Foster and encourage greater skill and efficiency, cultivate friendship and fellowship among members. Maintain proper remuneration for duties performed. Improve moral, intellectual, social and economic condition of members"
Sheriff's Office "Our mission is to keep and preserve the peace within the county we serve".


Library

Eden Prairie Library


Transportation

AMTRAK St. Paul - Minneapolis Station
Central Corridor is the primary east-west transportation route in the Minneapolis and St. Paul metropolitan area
Hennepin County Transportation Department
Metro Buses The Twin Cities has one of the largest transit systems in the country. There are more than 35 direct routes to serve campus and thousands of other convenient bus stop locations
Metro Transit is one of the country's largest transit systems, providing roughly 95 percent of the 73 million bus trips taken annually in the Twin Cities. Each weekday customers board Metro Transit buses and trains an average of 235,000 times.
MSP International Airport
SouthWest Metro Transit was created in 1986 under a Joint Powers Agreement between Chanhassen, Chaska, and Eden Prairie to provide the three cities with public transit service


Entertainment

Ballet Arts Minnesota Ballet Arts Minnesota strives to cultivate and advance ballet through ballet performances in traditional and contemporary forms
Ballet Minnesota
Children's Theatre Company is recognized as North America's flagship theatre for young people and families as well as a major cultural and artistic resource in Minnesota
Hennepin County Fair
James Sewell Ballet creates and performs works that connect artists with audiences and to advance contemporary ballet.
Minnesota Ballet is one of the finest regional dance companies in the Midwest. This professional company of fourteen dynamic artists, home-based in Duluth, Minnesota, tours nationally, entertaining audiences with a repertoire as diverse as it is artistic
Minnesota Children's Museum
Minnesota Museum of American Art Embracing the opportunity for St. Paul's art museum to champion America's rich art heritage, the museum added "American" to its name in 1992. Since that time, the MMAA has remained committed to increasingly represent the great cultural, racial, socioeconomic and regional diversity of American art and artists past, present, and emerging
Science Museum of Minnesota is the most popular museum in the Upper Midwest. Featuring dinosaurs, Omnitheater & hands-on exhibits
The Actors Theater of Minnesota The mission of the Actors Theater of Minnesota is to bring new professional theater, through production or promotion, to Minnesota communities that do not otherwise have access to a given style of theater and at a cost that is competitive within a given community
The Guthrie Theater is devoted to the traditional classical repertoire that has sustained us since our foundation and to the exploration of new works from diverse cultures and traditions
The Minneapolis Institute of Arts is dedicated to national leadership in bringing arts and people together to discover, enjoy, and understand the world's diverse artistic heritage
Walker Art Center is a catalyst for the creative expression of artists and the active engagement of audiences, examines the questions that shape and inspire us as individuals, cultures, and communities
Weisman Art Museum


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Carver County, MN

Hospitals

California Pacific Medical Center
California Pacific Medical Ctr
Catholic Healthcare West
Central Gardens Convalescent Hospital
Chinese Hospital & Clinics
City & County Of San Francisco
Davita Inc
Department Of Urology
Health Center at AT&T Park
Kaiser Foundation Hospital
Kaiser Foundation Hospitals
Kaiser Permanente
Maitri-Compassionate Care
Northern California Melanoma Center
Pacific Heights Surgery Center of San Francisco
Pelvic Health and Rehabilitation Center
Presidio Surgerycenter
Ridgeview Chanhassen Clinic
Ridgeview Medical Center
Saint Francis Memorial Hospital
San Francisco General Hospital Foundation
St Bernardine Medical Center
St Luke's Hospital
St. Luke Health Center
St. Mary Medical Center Foundation
Sutter Health
The Sports Medicine Shop
UCSF
Ucsf
Ucsf Childrens Hospital
Victorian Healthcare Center


Newspapers

B A R
Ballot Access News
Bay Area Reporter
Carver County News
Chanhassen Villager
Cnn
Daily Journal
Daily San Francisco
Eastern Lobby Shops
El Bohemio News Corp.
Film Tape World
Hearst Communication Inc
International Daily News Inc
J-The Jewish News Weekly
Los Angeles Times
Newcomer News
Nob Hill Gazette
Norwood Young America Times
Reliable Distribution Inc.
San Francisco Advertiser
San Francisco Bay View Newspaper
Sanfranciscosentinel.Com
Southwest Suburban Publishing
Sun Reporter Newspaper
The New York Times
The Reporter
Tiempo Latino Spanish Newspaper
Waconia Patriot


Parks

San Francisco Parks Trust




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