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Update: Farmington City Council will vote to terminate Farmington Police Chief, mayor disagrees
School boundary line talks advance
Walz, Johnson win governor primaries; to face off in fall
Hilden to Seek Farmington School Board seat
Charge: Minnesota baby dies after abuse; father looked on Google for excuses
crime and courts
Farmington's Lund resigns as head gymnastics coach
Ninja Zone empowers confidence
Images of Farmington Legion baseball this summer
Legion Baseball: Area teams end season in sub-state tournament
Farmington football completes 18th annual Ironman competition
Community celebrates Patriotic Day
Tough talk out in the open: Authors in Farmington share stories of living in Minnesota as minorities
Health briefs: Community Conversation gets people talking about mental health
Farmington auto repair shop doubles as art gallery
Plenty to see and spray: Farmington Fire Department holds open house
arts and entertainment
New bus service rolls out for DCTC
Hastings' newest storage facility offers more
Dakota Electric announces another pollinator planting
Crafting an international fusion of flavors: Rebel Chef opens Aug. 10 in Farmington
First mother, then daughter: Smead CEO has spent 53 years in family business
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EMPIRE TOWNSHIP PUBLIC MEETING: 8/28/18
FARMINGTON ISD 192: Request For Proposals - Snow Removal
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Chuck Brooks: Teachers getting ready to change lives
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Chuck Brooks: No longer back to school but back in time
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March 29, 2018
Dakota County earns high marks in health rankings
Area counties ranked highly in their respective states based on more than 30 health-influencing factors and outcomes, according to the ninth...
March 29, 2018 - 12:00pm
March 9, 2018
Viewpoint: Go further with food
Going further with food is the theme of National Nutrition Month for March 2018. According to the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics, the goal...
March 9, 2018 - 11:00am
March 8, 2018
Health briefs: Help patients 'rebound' by giving blood in March
In March, while basketball teams are fighting for the chance to be crowned champions, patients battling cancer and other illnesses are fighting for their lives. The American Red Cross asks blood donors to help patients rebound by making a lifesaving donation this spring.
March 8, 2018 - 11:00am
February 28, 2018
'Jail is not designed as a mental health facility'
In Polk County, Wis., a man — young by most standards at no more than 23 or 24 — picked up the phone, dialed 911, then sat down on...
February 28, 2018 - 9:27pm
February 26, 2018
Spotlight on mental health: Trish's story
On a good day, Trish Nolan never would have met the man. It began as a group of four. They would sit around and talk regularly, usually until...
February 26, 2018 - 6:01pm
An overwhelming demand: Lack of mental health facilities is critical
Far from a new issue, law enforcement and mental illness have become increasingly more entangled since state governments began to close their...
February 26, 2018 - 6:00pm
February 23, 2018
Gum disease, what causes it, how to prevent it
Healthy gums are an important aspect of oral health, but the benefits don't stop there. February has traditionally been designated Gum Disease Awareness Month, a time to recognize the role of gum health in a person's overall health. More than 47 percent of adults aged 30 years and...
February 23, 2018 - 2:11pm
February 16, 2018
Health briefs: Tobacco sales to minors decrease in Pierce County; Severe winter weather, flu disrupting blood donations
Out of the 34 compliance checks conducted in 2017, 28 clerks or retailers — 83 percent — upheld the law and refused the sale of tobacco to...
February 16, 2018 - 10:24am
February 14, 2018
Organ donors giving a second chance at life
Feb. 14 may be known to many as the day of love because of Valentine's Day, but to some this day represents the love given for those that donate...
February 14, 2018 - 12:00pm
Viewpoint: Love your heart, too
Roses are red. Violets are blue. Do not forget to love your heart too. February is American Heart Month which is a good time to think about the...
February 14, 2018 - 8:00am
January 30, 2018
Travel close to home along Great River Road
The Great River Road National Scenic Byway offers travelers a tour along the Mississippi River all the way from Minnesota south to Louisiana....
January 30, 2018 - 2:00pm
January 24, 2018
Viewpoint: Be well for a healthy new year
Now that the holiday season is passed us, many look forward to the new year to start a clean slate. Weight management ranks as one of the most...
January 24, 2018 - 6:19am
January 19, 2018
It's National Popcorn Day and here are 2 ways you can celebrate
Today, Friday, Jan. 19, marks a hallowed day for American snackers. It's National Popcorn Day, a day set aside specially to honor one of our...
January 19, 2018 - 8:34am
January 12, 2018
Health briefs: Allina Health announces restricted hospital visitor guidelines; Tips on joining a health club
Allina Health announces restricted visitor guidelines for all hospitals Starting this month, Allina Health will implement restricted visitor guidelines to protect patients and staff due to influenza. The guidelines are: • Children under the age of 5 are asked not to visit patients....
January 12, 2018 - 1:10pm
January 10, 2018
Preparation is key to safe snow blower operation
With snowfall totals adding up, people around the region are getting their snow blowers out of storage. Before the next big snow hits, the Outdoor...
January 10, 2018 - 7:49am