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April 19, 2017
U.S. Sen. Al Franken. File photo by Eric Hylden / Forum News Serviceplay button
Franken: New farm bill should address dairy struggles
April 19, 2017 - 10:01am
April 18, 2017
Sen. Al Franken, D-Minn., questions Supreme Court nominee judge Neil Gorsuch during his Senate Judiciary Committee confirmation hearing on Capitol Hill in Washington March 21, 2017. (Joshua Roberts Reuters)
Franken's rising national profile is no joke
April 18, 2017 - 3:00pm
Matt Yasgar prepares for dinner at Eagles Bar and Grill. (Bulletin photo by Katie Nelson)
River Oaks quarterly review leads to changes at Cottage Grove golf course
April 18, 2017 - 2:50pm
A crew from the Department of Natural Resources stocked the Vermillion River with 3,000 rainbow trout on Friday, April 7, including at several spots at Rambling River Park in Farmington. Stream trout fishing season in Dakota County begins Saturday, April 15. Matthew Steichen / Independent Town Pages
DNR stocked trout ahead of last weekend's opener
April 18, 2017 - 12:00pm
Bill Johnson, right, with Farm Credit Services of America, says they are expecting another challenging year for farmers. Michelle Rook / Special to Forum News Service
Experts predict 2017 economic outlook more of the same for farmers
April 18, 2017 - 9:01am
Minnesota roundup: Bemidji assistant principal enters not guilty plea in social media sex charges; BCA investigating officer-involved shooting
April 18, 2017 - 8:58am
Red Wing police vehicles and crime scene tape block the entrance to Sanderson Street from East Fourth Street Tuesday morning, April 18, 2017, as authorities investigate an apparent homicide. Michael Brun / RiverTown Multimedia
Authorities investigate homicide in Red Wing; person of interest found
April 18, 2017 - 8:43am
April 17, 2017
Michael James Costa / Photo courtesy of Minnesota Department of Corrections
DOC searching for Level 3 predatory offender last seen leaving Rochester residence
April 17, 2017 - 4:25pm
Gordon Holt, a Montana State University student originally from Georgia, has a full-time ag job waiting for him following graduation this spring. Jonathan Knutson / Agweek
Good ag careers just waiting for applicants to fill them
April 17, 2017 - 10:44am
April 14, 2017
Two paintball players struck by lightning Friday
April 14, 2017 - 1:39pm
Dakota County law enforcement officers are handing out CELLslips to people caught texting behind the wheel as part of a county-wide crackdown on distracted driving April 10-23. The nylon sleeve blocks incoming signals from reaching the phone inside. Jennifer Steichen / Independent Town Pages
County cracks down on distracted driving
April 14, 2017 - 1:00pm
April 13, 2017
15 District 196 teams qualify for state Destination ImagiNation
April 13, 2017 - 5:00pm
Minnesota Wild fans celebrate after a goal in the third period against the Colorado Avalanche at the Pepsi Center in Denver on April 6, 2017. Isaiah J. Downing / USA TODAY Sports
Minnesota Wild, police warn against buying fake playoff game tickets
April 13, 2017 - 2:13pm
Commissioner Mike Slavik addresses a crowd at the State of the County Address on April 5. Photo by Michelle Wirth
Positive outlook in State of County
April 13, 2017 - 1:50pm
Cold Weather Rule protections end April 15
April 13, 2017 - 8:52am