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Farmington clean up days: Dump the old dryer, but not in the pond
Higher education bills call for Minnesota State tuition freezes
Dakota Electric annual meeting scheduled for Thursday, April 27
Minnesota roundup: Jury convicts Blaine driver who hit man standing by mailbox
Egg hunt focus of FBA's Easter event
crime and courts
Baseball preview: Veterans looking to lead bounce-back season
Softball preview: Pitcher-catcher combo provides valuable experience for Tigers
A helping hand for ducks
Steffes, Sprang are Athena Award nominees
Girls basketball: Tigers take out Owatonna, fall to North in semifinals
Lerew Kaas achieves Eagle Scout
Local teen earns Eagle Scout rank
Master Recycler/Composter classes begin March 14
Carpet care 101: How to refresh after a brutal winter
Moon Glow lights up the night
arts and entertainment
FORECLOSURE: MERS/Wells Fargo v. Coffey; 17-105811
FORECLOSURE: JPMorgan v. Engstrom; 17-105890
PUBLIC HEARING empire
PLAN COMM 4-27-2017
World Savings Bank vs English
Sandra Elaine "Sandi" Smith, 69
Richard D. Martin, 67
William H. Geraghty, 86
Todd A. Hochsprung, 52
Scarlet A. Wagner, 7
Letter: Budget is against the best interests of Minnesota
Letter: Trouble at Lake Julia park is bad for neighbors
Pat Rupp: Comparing the movie-going experience, then and now
Pat Rupp: New rule changes in golf still not enough
Joe Atkins: Good people are Dakota County's secret to success
Real Estate Showcase
April 28, 2016
City earns heart-safe designation
If you ever have a heart attack in Farmington, Glen Anderson is a good guy to have around. There aren’t many people who know better where to...
April 28, 2016 - 5:59am
April 21, 2016
Through the pain, Cammie LaValle works for others
Cammie LaValle’s baseline is excruciating. Her bad days can be paralyzing. In between, she’s just doing everything she can to make things...
April 21, 2016 - 5:59am
February 18, 2016
New series will tackle aging issues
It’s never too early to get ready for getting older, and the Farmington and Rosemount parks and recreation departments have a new series of classes they hope will help residents prepare for what lies ahead. Starting in March, the departments will team up to offer the 10-week Aging...
February 18, 2016 - 6:14am
November 25, 2015
A reunion with her hero
Larry Prieur had no idea people were looking for him. The anonymous hero who stopped to help a pregnant woman following a car accident in January...
November 25, 2015 - 10:09am
October 19, 2015
Chase your morning workout with a bloody Mary
As post-workout rehydration goes, a bloody Mary is a little bit off the beaten path. But then, there’s a lot about Farmington’s newest workout...
October 19, 2015 - 10:12am
September 11, 2015
Quick thinking earns an award for Farmington boy
Greg Delo still isn’t sure exactly what happened to him June 4. One minute he was standing his Farmington bedroom. The next he was in an ambulance...
September 11, 2015 - 6:14am
April 9, 2015
For man and dog, an unbreakable bond
When a visitor stops by David Stookey’s room at Trinity Care Center on a recent Tuesday morning, Stookey introduces his wife, Shirley, and...
April 9, 2015 - 9:22am
June 5, 2014
Dakota County summit will focus on aging population
The Minnesota State Demographic Center projects by 2030 there will be more people age 65 and older in Minnesota than elementary, middle and high school students combined. That will have significant implications. To explore those implications, Dakota County Public Health has partnered...
June 5, 2014 - 11:22am
April 12, 2014
Dakota County walking program pushes fitness
Walking regularly has all sorts of benefits. According to the Mayo Clinic, it can help people maintain a healthy weight, prevent or manage health conditions such as heart disease, high blood pressure and type 2 diabetes, strengthen bones and lift your mood. To encourage walking and...
April 12, 2014 - 7:21am
February 27, 2014
At 90, former Farmington postmaster is still bowling strong
Out of all of the places Bill Cook could have celebrated his 90th birthday, Farmington Lanes was probably the perfect location. He was surrounded...
February 27, 2014 - 12:46pm
August 28, 2013
Color Dash brightens up the fairgrounds
About 50 people came out for the Color Dash Sunday at the Dakota County Fairgrounds. Participants ran a 5K and were hit with colored powder every...
August 28, 2013 - 12:53pm
July 25, 2013
Click to read Healthy Lifestyle e-Magazine
HEALTHY LIFESTYLE is a local magazine published bi-annually by RiverTown Multimedia. Magazines are distributed throughout Western Wisconsin and...
July 25, 2013 - 11:09am
Avoid overdoing sun exposure, doctors warn
Summer has arrived — sunshine and all those warm rays. Health professionals say it’s important to remember the sunscreen. Even in our...
July 25, 2013 - 10:53am
Following passion, Cottage Grove woman opens ‘real’ gym
Cottage Grove resident Laura Devine grew up wanting to be a doctor. Her undergraduate studies at the University of Minnesota led her down...
July 25, 2013 - 10:22am
Two-, three- or four wheels: River Falls offers routes for them
River Falls has been nationally recognized as “bike friendly community” by the League of American Bicyclists. The declaration reflects...
July 25, 2013 - 10:00am