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November 30, 2017
Washington County Attorney Pete Orput announced a lawsuit against pharmaceutical companies Nov. 30. Other Minnesota counties also are suing. Pictured with Orput are Washington County Commissioner Karla Bigham of Cottage Grove and Washington County Sheriff Dan Starry. Katie Nelson / RiverTown Multimedia play button
Minnesota counties to sue opioid manufacturers
November 30, 2017 - 4:32pm
The Rosemount High School Marching Band had about a minute-and-a-half to perform on national television during the Macy's Thanksgiving Parade. Photo by Jeff Day / groupphotos.com
The Big Apple beat: Rosemount High Marching Band shines in Macy's Thanksgiving Parade
November 30, 2017 - 8:16am
November 29, 2017
Boys' hockey: Tigers look to bounce back from last season
November 29, 2017 - 8:00pm
Farmington boys' hockey wins season opener
November 29, 2017 - 10:43am
November 28, 2017
Two Minn. orchestras, Dylan earn Grammy nominations
November 28, 2017 - 8:32pm
The new @Bat Player Development Center opened in Farmington as a sports training facility to assist athletes learn to succeed on baseball and softball fields. Owner Scott Hughes believes this facility will be a fun place for families to play and adults and youth to practice. Kara Hildreth / contributor
@Bat focuses on skills year-round in Farmington
November 28, 2017 - 8:45am
November 27, 2017
Sen. Al Franken, D-Minn., apologizes at a news conference Monday after several women accused him of unwanted touching. Melina Mara / Washington Post
Franken talks about remorse, but not details of groping allegations, in Q&A
November 27, 2017 - 10:24pm
The Farmington School District conducted an online graduation survey that resulted in 1,165 responses from parents and students who answered questions about venue, number of tickets and if they would pay more in fees if there was a need for graduation at another venue. Kara Hildreth / contributor
Graduation survey: Most OK with ceremony fee
November 27, 2017 - 8:45am
November 26, 2017
Sibley Park Apartments, a 60-unit complex in Mankato, Minn., is one of many buildings constructed in recent years to help reduce a shortage of homes for greater Minnesota workers. (Submitted photo)
Greater Minnesota has jobs, but not enough homes
November 26, 2017 - 11:22am
Alisa Peterson, education director with Dakota City Heritage Village, stands by a Christmas tree inside the Harris House that will be open and decorated in the theme of Ethnic Traditions of 1900. by Kara Hildreth / contributor
Organizers plan for Farmington's Dazzle Day to shine
November 26, 2017 - 8:45am
November 24, 2017
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Farmington School District moves forward with boundary change study
November 24, 2017 - 8:45am
November 23, 2017
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
Paul Rogosheske, the attorney representing Sen. Dan Schoen, addressed members of the media following the senator's resignation announcement. Maureen McMullen / RiverTown Multimedia
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Lawyer: Schoen denies sexual harassment claims in midst of resignation
November 23, 2017 - 8:14am
November 22, 2017
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
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