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September 26, 2016
Minnesotans sign up to vote in record numbers
13 hours 47 min ago
Ken Kerns, assistant vice president of health and safety with the University of Minnesota stands in front of the crane used to demolish the old smoke stacks left standing after WWII. (Deanna Weniger | Independent Town Pages)play button
Familiar smoke stacks on UMore property demolished
13 hours 50 min ago
Farmington High School students started decorating their floats for the Homecoming parade on Sunday, Sept. 25. The parade begins at 6 p.m. on Wednesday, Sept. 28 at the Dakota County Fairgrounds.
Farmington High School kicks off Homecoming festivities
17 hours 56 min ago
Patty and Jerry Wetterling smile during a light-hearted moment during the community memorial service for Jacob Wetterling at the College of Saint Benedict and Saint John's University in St. Joseph, Minn., Sunday, Sept. 25, 2016. (Pioneer Press: Scott Takushi)
Jacob Wetterling memorial: 'Our love for you will never die'
21 hours 54 min ago
"Given the fact that wisdom teeth are removed on a large scale worldwide, it is surprising that high quality research is lacking," said lead author Hossein Ghaeminia of Radboud University Medical Center in Nijmegen, the Netherlands.
Still little evidence for removal of symptom-free wisdom teeth
September 26, 2016 - 6:00am
September 25, 2016
Live stream: Jacob Wetterling funeral service at 10 a.m. today
September 25, 2016 - 7:00am
September 24, 2016
Stearns County Sheriff John Sanner speaks during a  press conference Tuesday, Oct. 14, 2014, to announce the installation of six new billboards that will be placed near where Jacob Wetterling was abducted in 1989.  Dave Schwarz, St. Cloud Times (must credit St. Cloud Times)
Missing for 27 years, Jacob Wetterling's disappearance remained a mystery
September 24, 2016 - 7:00am
September 23, 2016
The Dakota County Sheriff's Department helped reunite this steer with its owner by posting his picture on Facebook.
Lost cow finds owner through social media
September 23, 2016 - 4:56pm
Early and absentee voting for General Election begins in Minnesota on Sept. 23
September 23, 2016 - 10:52am
September 22, 2016
The Farmington Fire Department posted this picture of the broken gas pipe on its Facebook page. The department responded to a gas leak call Wednesday, Sept. 21. (Submitted Photo)
Construction crews hit gas line in new housing development
September 22, 2016 - 4:14pm
Road closures for Highway 3 paving begin Sept. 23
September 22, 2016 - 12:46pm
September 21, 2016
The proposed neighborhood on 90 acres southwest of the Highway 3/190th St. roundabout incorporates crops, ponds and parks into its design.
Developer's unique neighborhood design would keep rural aesthetic
September 21, 2016 - 4:17pm
Farmington Economic Development Authority member Geraldine Jolley and Mayor Todd Larson held the ribbon for Quick Ship Plus owner Rich Loch during a ribbon-cutting ceremony on Wednesday, Sept. 14. (Submitted Photo)
Ribbon cutting held for Quick Ship Plus
September 21, 2016 - 8:38am
September 20, 2016
Minnesota set to up its fight against opioid abuse with $2.5 million in federal funding
September 20, 2016 - 5:00pm
Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump speaks at a campaign rally in Colorado Springs, Colorado, Saturday, Sept. 17, 2016.  REUTERS/Mike Segar
Trump chips away at Clinton Minnesota advantage
September 20, 2016 - 6:00am
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