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The Dakota County Sheriff's Department helped reunite this steer with its owner by posting his picture on Facebook.
Lost cow finds owner through social media
September 23, 2016 - 4:56pm
Patty and Jerry Wetterling smile during a light-hearted moment during the community memorial service for Jacob Wetterling at the College of Saint Benedict and Saint John's University in St. Joseph, Minn., Sunday, Sept. 25, 2016. (Pioneer Press: Scott Takushi)
Jacob Wetterling memorial: 'Our love for you will never die'
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Early and absentee voting for General Election begins in Minnesota on Sept. 23
September 23, 2016 - 10:52am
Deanna Weniger: Got a good mosquito trap? You could make a fortune
September 24, 2016 - 5:24am
Pat Rupp: The generation gap
September 23, 2016 - 5:22am
Road closures for Highway 3 paving begin Sept. 23
September 22, 2016 - 12:46pm
Girls swim & dive: Tigers score two big victories
September 21, 2016 - 2:19pm
Volleyball: Tigers earn first title at home invite
September 21, 2016 - 2:04pm
Farmington Economic Development Authority member Geraldine Jolley and Mayor Todd Larson held the ribbon for Quick Ship Plus owner Rich Loch during a ribbon-cutting ceremony on Wednesday, Sept. 14. (Submitted Photo)
Ribbon cutting held for Quick Ship Plus
September 21, 2016 - 8:38am
Police blocked streets in some areas of downtown Farmington on Monday, Sept. 19. At around 9:35 a.m., the Farmington Police posted that the incident had been cleared.
UPDATE: Man on squirrel hunt, armed with pellet gun, prompts lockdown at Farmington schools
September 19, 2016 - 10:31am
Candidates in District 58 forum vow to work together but bring opposing views to the table
September 19, 2016 - 2:47pm
Football, Week 3: Tigers can't hold on at Apple Valley
September 19, 2016 - 10:14am
Teaching series hopes to bring mental health struggles into the light
September 15, 2016 - 5:49am
Micheal Zziwa, 29, formerly from Uganda, Africa, is taking 14 credits through online courses at Dakota County Technical College. Students like him will benefit from new courses and programs funded by a $3.2 million grant from the Department of Education to serve adult learners.(Deanna Weniger | Independent Town Pages)
DCTC and Inver Hill colleges score $3.2 million grant to help adult learners
September 14, 2016 - 1:31pm
The bell tower at the Church of St. Michael is getting remodeled after water damage rotted the the main support column. The column was removed from the tower on Monday, Sept. 12. (Deanna Weniger | Independent Town Pages)
St. Michael’s bell tower getting a makeover
September 14, 2016 - 5:29am
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