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County transportation projects underway for summer
Quick Ship plans May 20 open house in Farmington
Charges: Minnesota couple operated ‘large-scale’ sex trafficking enterprise; arrest made in Woodbury
Minn. roundup: Two killed following an alcohol-involved crash in northern Minnesota
Powwow honors seniors, celebrates Native American traditions
crime and courts
Softball: Tigers clinch second in the SSC, gear up for section run
Golf: Schmitz wins Minnesota Golf Champions tournament
Track and field: Tigers play host to True Team section meet
Softball: Tigers building momentum heading into final week
Baseball: Tigers walk off against Eastview
Inspiration strikes again for Farmington Dew Days button artist
Farmington High School bands stage spring concert
PHOTOS: Prom night in Farmington and Rosemount
Garage Sale Map Hunter
Summer festivals prepare for fun
arts and entertainment
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Viewpoint: Kick off summer with art, music and dance
Editorial: Senate, help those suffering from mental illness
Chuck Brooks: Ready to hit the road on new bike
Pat Rupp: Holding on to signature moments
Viewpoint: Beware of 'Can you hear me?' scam calls
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November 26, 2016
Holiday lights recycling program offers local drop off locations
Area residents can drop off holiday lights and electrical, phone and appliance cords for recycling at a variety of locations in Farmington and...
November 26, 2016 - 5:30am
November 23, 2016
UPDATE: Highway 52 reopened after early morning semi-tanker rollover
Highway 52 has reopened in both directions following an early morning semi-tanker rollover that spilled 8,000 gallons of ethanol on the road...
November 23, 2016 - 11:08am
October 31, 2016
Dayton blames Republicans for loss of $100 million in federal road funds
ST. PAUL — Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton blames state House Republicans for blocking $105 million in federal highway funds, but the House...
October 31, 2016 - 3:52pm
October 29, 2016
Empire Township opens new disc golf course
When Empire Township approached disc golf course designer Chuck Kennedy about putting a course on an unused 12-acre green area, they knew they...
October 29, 2016 - 5:41am
October 26, 2016
Rusty crayfish found in Vermillion River Watershed, North Creek
Rusty crayfish have been discovered in the Vermillion River in Farmington and Hastings, as well as North Creek in Farmington. The invasive freshwater...
October 26, 2016 - 2:19pm
October 23, 2016
Dakota County Historical society seeking stories from World War I era
The Dakota County Historical Society is seeking information from county residents for an upcoming exhibit on life during World War I opening in 2017. The project is being supported through a grant funded by an appropriation to the Minnesota Historical Society from the Minnesota Arts...
October 23, 2016 - 5:44am
October 19, 2016
Children's Castle Theater brings 'Billy Elliot' to the stage
Children's Castle Theater will begin their second weekend of performances of "Billy Elliot — The Musical" this Friday, Oct. 21 at the Lakeville...
October 19, 2016 - 2:09pm
October 13, 2016
Three local potters open their studios this weekend during Studio ARTour
Pottery is a delicate balance of art and science with fire being the catalyst that binds them together. This weekend, art lovers will be able...
October 13, 2016 - 5:26am
October 12, 2016
Minnesota's Cold Weather Rule in goes into effect Oct. 15
As the heating season kicks in, the Minnesota Department of Commerce and the Minnesota Public Utilities Commission (PUC) encourages Minnesotans to contact their utilities now to learn more about the Cold Weather Rule that protects residential utility customers from having their heat...
October 12, 2016 - 5:35am
September 26, 2016
Familiar smoke stacks on UMore property demolished
With a wrecking ball painted maroon and gold, the University of Minnesota began demolition today on the five smoke stacks visible from County...
September 26, 2016 - 5:32pm
September 1, 2016
Does Gov. Dayton talk to farmers enough?
FALCON HEIGHTS, Minn.—First it was an effort to keep agriculture runoff out of the state's waters by the use of plant buffers, then last...
September 1, 2016 - 3:32pm
May 14, 2016
Fire destroys three buildings at historic village
A fire burned several buildings at the Little Log House Pioneer Village early Sunday morning. The buildings burned included the Belle Creek...
May 14, 2016 - 5:59am
Water study says nitrates are a concern in county
A report submitted in January to the state legislature by the Minnesota Pollution Control Agency has put a spotlight on water quality concerns. The report, which is the result of a 2013 legislative directive to the MPCA, focused on groundwater contaminants and recommendations for...
March 14, 2016 - 9:24am