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Construction crews excavating a basement for a proposed home in Nininger Township prompted an investigation when they discovered human remains. Researchers and neighbors have since identified the property as the former Rose Hill Cemetery site. Maureen McMullen / RiverTown Multimedia
Construction turns up century-old cemetery near Hastings
November 22, 2017 - 7:39pm
Joseph Folz
November 23, 2017 - 7:39pm
Gerald "Jerry" L. Sacks
November 23, 2017 - 7:39pm
FILE-- Sen. Al Franken (D-Minn.) during a Senate Judiciary Committee hearing on Capitol Hill, in Washington, Oct. 18, 2017. A growing national outcry over sexual harassment reached the Senate on Nov. 16, when a radio newscaster accused Franken of kissing and groping her without consent during a 2006 U.S.O. tour of the Middle East before he took public office. Franken almost immediately released an apology to the newscaster, Leeann Tweeden. (Tom Brenner/The New York Times)
Franken says he'll work to regain Minnesotans' trust as US senator
November 23, 2017 - 8:30pm
Farmington's Rachel Lentsch qualified for the state swim meet as a freshman, the Tigers' lone individual representative. Alec Hamilton / RiverTown Multimedia
Farmington girls' swimmers compete at state meet
November 23, 2017 - 8:45am
Jay Haugen is Farmington's new superintendent, pending the approval of a new contract. An official start date in the district is still up in the air.
It's official: Haugen is the choice for Farmington superintendent
June 28, 2011 - 8:28pm
Since 2010, the Minnesota Department of Human Services identified nearly 100 violations at the day care center. Michelle Wirth / RiverTown Multimedia
Hastings day care center settles with state following several violations
November 22, 2017 - 8:00am
Connie Townsend, left, and Lynn Brady have been showing and breeding kuvasz, a little-known breed that originated in Hungary, for the past 20 years. They are the American Kennel Club Breeders of the Year for working breeds and could be named overall Breeders of the Year in December.
Farmington breeders are among the best
July 27, 2012 - 7:19am
Boys track: Peterson, Bray, relays stand out at Mega Meet
April 27, 2016 - 1:57pm
Vanguard Mortgage & Title, Inc. vs Gunter
October 6, 2015 - 11:10pm
Ryan Courtney of Rosemount makes patriotic art from sheets of steel and sells them to benefit veterans suffering from PTSD.
Vet uses metal art to give back to service members
August 17, 2016 - 11:34am
Senior Dani Follett-Dion led the Irish girls to a 10th-place finish at the state meet. Alec Hamilton / RiverTown Multimedia play button
Cross-country: Irish boys take 8th, girls 10th at state
November 9, 2017 - 7:54am
CitiBank Federal Savings Bank vs Robert McCarty
November 15, 2017 - 11:23pm

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