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June 26, 2017
Authorities inspect the boat where a Glenwood City woman was found dead and two men were found sickened in an apparent carbon monoxide poisoning. Photo courtesy of St. Croix County Sheriff's Office
Apparent CO poisoning on St. Croix River leaves 1 dead, 2 hospitalized
10 hours 36 min ago
June 23, 2017
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Teen driver crash rates remain above average in Minnesota and Wisconsin
June 23, 2017 - 7:00am
June 22, 2017
Food seized from Minnesota warehouse due to infestation of rodents, birds and insects
June 22, 2017 - 7:08pm
The Farmington Planning Commission voted 3 to 0 June 13 to deny a proposed Comprehensive Plan amendment to rezone land for a new residential development near Farmington High School, but the City Council approved the changes. Kara Hildreth / contributor
Zoning changes OK'd for housing near high school
June 22, 2017 - 10:18am
June 21, 2017
Eric Zeimet watches firefighters extinguish a blaze at his EZ Auto Repair June 21. Kara Hildreth / contributor
Fire damages EZ Auto Repair in downtown Farmington
June 21, 2017 - 2:01pm
June 20, 2017
Summer school district construction projects are underway in Farmington, including solar panels that await installation on the roof of Riverview Elementary School. Kara Hildreth / contributor
Farmington school construction projects underway
June 20, 2017 - 3:30pm
June 19, 2017
Grant David Henrickson (Photo courtesy of Dakota County sheriff's office)
Man who killed customer in Dollar Store sentenced to 32 years
June 19, 2017 - 6:53pm
Farmington Elementary third-grade teacher David Paxson retires after 20 years teaching only this school. Explaining why he likes teaching third grade, Paxson said “The kids are starting to get sophisticated enough you can teach them higher level things — third grade is sort of a sweet spot where kids are learning so much but there is still a sense of innocence.” Kara Hildreth / contributor
Sowing the seeds of teaching after farming: Paxson retires from second career
June 19, 2017 - 9:03am
June 17, 2017
Glewwe's Castle Brewery sells Mom and Pop soda pop brewed and bottled in Spring Lake Township. Laurel Glewwe welcomes all to try the sweet beverages at Farmington Farmers Market booth. Photo by Kara Hildreth / contributor
Farmers market season underway
June 17, 2017 - 8:00am
June 16, 2017
Darby Grengs receives his diploma during Farmington's graduation ceremony June 9. Mattew J. Steichen / RiverTown Multimedia
Congrats, class of 2017
June 16, 2017 - 10:59am
June 15, 2017
Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton        Reuters file photo
Dayton hires former Supreme Court justice to handle lawsuit
June 15, 2017 - 10:39am
Minn. roundup: Seat belt tickets drop again during summer enforcement campaign; Child reportedly dies at Twin Cities business
June 15, 2017 - 9:08am
June 14, 2017
Police released this photo of the suspect in a June 13 robbery of the Merchants Bank in Rosemount. Hours later, a Hibbing man was arrested in St. Peter on suspicion of theft, but authorities said Wednesday charges were pending in connection with the robbery. Photo courtesy of the Rosemount Police Department
Suspect arrested in connection with Rosemount bank robbery
June 14, 2017 - 1:12pm
Police say this man robbed the Merchants Bank in Rosemount Tuesday afternoon. He fled the bank with an undisclosed amount of money, according to police. Photo courtesy of Rosemount Police Department
Police seek Rosemount bank robbery suspect
June 14, 2017 - 7:11am
June 10, 2017
City adopts tighter predatory offender residency limits
June 10, 2017 - 8:00am