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Update April 24, 2017: Missing Level 3 predatory offender arrested in Cailfornia
Farmers promote sustainability during Earth Day
Minn. Senate votes to limit local power on minimum wage, related issues
Nighttime delays at Hwy 52 Cannon Falls interchange
CNC to host Hastings Area Birding Festival April 22
crime and courts
Girls lacrosse: Tigers take out No. 3 Stillwater, 7-6
Boys track and field: Tigers seventh at Mega Meet
Baseball: Tigers improve to 3-0 at home
Softball: Tigers 5-0 for the first time in five years
Girls track and field: Six land on honor roll at triangular
State Theatre rustles up cowboy tunes
Brooks explores his wild side in 'Wilderness'
Health column: You don't want to see me unless you have to
Rotary honors April students and senior citizen of the month
PHOTOS: The egg hunt hustle
arts and entertainment
FEDERAL NATIONAL MORTGAGE ASSN VS LOPIN
Mortgage Electronic Registration Systems, Inc. vs Padilla
Washington Mutual Bank vs Johnson
Financial Freedom Senior vs Remer
TRANSports and electranics
Thomas J. Murphy, 64
Eileen "Betty" Carlson
Sandra Elaine "Sandi" Smith, 69
Richard D. Martin, 67
Chuck Brooks: Rosemount's big graduation, biking and other thoughts
Pat Rupp: Flying by the seat of his pants
Editorial: Take the Earth Day challenge
Pat Rupp: The devil is in the details
Viewpoint: State lawmakers muzzling the auditor watchdog
Real Estate Showcase
February 12, 2017
Dakota County to host resource fair for youth with special needs
Dakota County residents can learn more about local services for children, teens and young adults who have physical, intellectual and learning disabilities at the South of the River Resource and Education Fair from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. at the Dakota County Western Service Center, 14955...
February 12, 2017 - 5:30am
February 8, 2017
Winter Special Adventures trades snowmobiles for ATVs at annual ride
Jonathan Easter, 15, hopped out of one all-terrain vehicle and right back into another waiting car, always bringing along with him a Farmington...
February 8, 2017 - 1:30pm
February 2, 2017
Group ready to share winter special adventures with community
Despite the warm weather quickly melting the snow that's currently on the ground, volunteers from across the Farmington community are excited...
February 2, 2017 - 5:30am
February 1, 2017
Former Miss Farmington crowned St. Paul's Queen of the Snows
Ten years after being crowned the 2007-08 Miss Farmington, Lindsey Sandoval got to add another crown to her collection. Sandoval, 28, was crowned...
February 1, 2017 - 10:30am
January 29, 2017
In speech to media, Wetterlings praise reporting and advise people in spotlight to be honest, open
BLOOMINGTON, Minn.—Be honest. Know what you want to say. Talk to reporters. With that, Patty and Jerry Wetterling laid out their secret...
January 29, 2017 - 5:30am
January 27, 2017
Mississippi River heavily polluted as it runs south
DULUTH, Minn.—The Mississippi River starts at Lake Itasca clear and clean, and pretty much stays that way as it winds through northern...
January 27, 2017 - 12:30pm
January 26, 2017
Dakota County youth looking for mentoring matches
When Lauren Lupkowski moved back to Farmington after college, she wanted to find a way to connect back with her community. After seeing a notice...
January 26, 2017 - 5:30am
January 23, 2017
They levy $120M a year for Twin Cities transit, and now might disband
ST. PAUL — An influential but little-known metro-county coalition that raises $120 million annually for public transit voted last week to take preliminary steps toward disbanding. Doing so would allow members of the Counties Transit Improvement Board to levy more local taxes...
January 23, 2017 - 12:50pm
It's not too late to get vaccinated: Officials urge Minnesotans to get a flu shot
Officials from the Minnesota Department of Health are urging people who have not yet gotten their flu shot to do so soon. Flu season can last...
January 23, 2017 - 5:30am
January 22, 2017
Minnesota may gain "mild" days in spring, fall
DULUTH — For years the discussion about global climate change has been about how warm it's going to get in many areas, or how wet, how...
January 22, 2017 - 5:30am
January 13, 2017
Register snowmobiles to keep Minn. trails well marked, maintained
ST. PAUL — Minnesota snowmobilers can help protect and preserve their sport by registering their snowmobiles The revenue from snowmobile registration...
January 13, 2017 - 1:30pm
January 10, 2017
Smokey Winged wasp recruited in fight against Emerald Ash Borers
The emerald ash borer has proved an elusive foe to conservationists. It hides in the tree tops and its larvae stow away under the bark of the...
January 10, 2017 - 12:29pm
December 29, 2016
Local snowmobile clubs make public plea for new members
Talk to any snowmobile club member around here and you're sure to get an earful about a very touchy subject: dwindling membership. "I'm 73 and...
December 29, 2016 - 1:30pm
Thanks to Christmas rain, Twin Cities has wettest year on record
ST. PAUL — This year is going down as the wettest year on record in Minneapolis-St. Paul, tracing back to when the National Weather Service...
December 29, 2016 - 5:30am
December 26, 2016
Silent killer: Experts warn of risks, symptoms of carbon monoxide following Vergas death
DETROIT LAKES, Minn. — Known by many as a "silent killer," carbon monoxide, a tasteless, colorless, odorless gas, tends to strike, poisoning...
December 26, 2016 - 5:30am