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Mayor asks residents to support the Dakota City Heritage Village this weekend
Minnesota's Ellison would resign from U.S. House if he wins Democratic post
Yellow Ribbon Network packages cookies for veterans
Heidi Barlage is recognized as Farmington Teacher of the Year
Minnesota roundup: Man admits to driving drunk, hitting police car; Woman charged with causing brain injury to addiction recovery center employee; 5 more state news stories
crime and courts
Wrestling: Returning wrestlers, newcomers find success for Tigers
Boys hockey: Tigers show progress in loss to Eden Prairie
Girls hockey: Offense breaks out against Hastings
Gymnastics: Injuries put a damper on opening meet
Tigers start 2-0 for the first time since 2010
Try these 4 innovative Thanksgiving leftover recipes
Take a hike: Free admission Friday to all Minnesota State Parks
"Paranormal Studios" to be found at annual haunted house
Plenty of Prince-spiration
Vet uses metal art to give back to service members
arts and entertainment
TruStone Financial Federal Credit Union vs Larry R. Rumpza
Washington Mutual Bank, FA vs. Biggers
Mortgage Electronic Reg. Systms. vs. Streiff
Mortgage Electronic Reg. Systms. vs. Curry
Graham Schoewe Gilbertson
Richard L. Battaglia, 64
Kathleen M. Sawczynec, 62
Erling Kindem, 91
Pat Rupp: Trip to the People's Stadium a long day's journey
Deanna Weniger: Fly birdie, fly, but parting is such sweet sorrow
Editorial: State your case through Truth-in-Taxation
Pat Rupp: Odds are political polling is a bad bet
Kim Ukura: On renovations and refreshing your spaces
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