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Rep. Tony Jurgens, R-Cottage Grove, was among a group of House agriculture policy and finance committee members to visit John Strohfus' industrial hemp field in Hastings Friday, Aug. 11. Maureen McMullen / RiverTown Multimedia
Hastings farmers: Grants, regulation shifts crucial to success
5 hours 53 min ago
The partial solar eclipse is seen after 1 p.m. Aug. 21, 2017, outside the New Richmond News office in New Richmond, Wis. Jordan Willi / RiverTown Multimedia
PHOTOS: Solar eclipse 2017
8 hours 35 min ago
August 18, 2017
State Patrol upping DWI enforcement for Labor Day
August 18, 2017 - 3:57pm
Farmington police officer Breanna Larson, who is retiring to pursue a social work career, is shown holding one twin baby boy, 16-month-old Tucker. “I have been her chief and it has been an absolute pleasure to watch her work," police Chief Brian Lindquist said.Kara Hildreth / contributor
Moving on: Farmington officer retires for career in social work
August 18, 2017 - 9:00am
August 17, 2017
Red Bulls get deployment notice
August 17, 2017 - 9:59am
Path of the eclipse: When and where to get the best view
August 17, 2017 - 9:27am
Path of the eclipse: When and where to get the best view
August 17, 2017 - 9:27am
ReAnn Eidahl, the 2016-17 Farmington Miss Ambassador, was crowned a 2018 Minneapolis Aquatennial Princess. Eidahl hopes to promote self-love and positivity in the makeup world after she completes a degree in communications studies and business management. Submitted photo
An 'extraordinary opportunity': Former Farmington ambassador crowned Minneapolis Aquatennial Princess
August 17, 2017 - 8:00am
August 16, 2017
Two glow-in-the-dark limousines raced into each other in a showdown during the Demo Derby Friday night at Dakota County Fairgrounds in Farmington. Kara Hildreth / contributor
Fashion and crashin' at the Dakota County Fair
August 16, 2017 - 1:43pm
Lumberjack Ben Whelan runs across floating logs with balance and speed before falling in the water tank Saturday during the All American Lumberjack show at Dakota County Fair. Kara Hildreth / contributor
Dakota County Fair entertains and educates
August 16, 2017 - 1:32pm
Members of the marching band's trumpet section rehearse drill for their fall show, Sagarmatha, at Band Camp last week. Submitted photo
Farmington's Tiger Marching Band gears up for season
August 16, 2017 - 1:01pm
August 15, 2017
Police: Man dresses as woman to attempt to evade police after Cabela's gun theft
August 15, 2017 - 12:01pm
August 13, 2017
Six months ago Chris Orr survived a heart attack at Rosemount High School after fellow teacher Tracy Cassano used her lifesaving skills to resuscitate him. Today his wife Amber is partnering with Rosemount police to offer lifesaving CPR public health classes. The Orrs are pictured outside their Rosemount home with their girls, Ella, 6, and 4-year-old Mya, who sits atop her father’s shoulders. Kara Hildreth / contributor
Strong hearts: Farmington teacher on mission of passion to teach public CPR class alongside police
August 13, 2017 - 12:00pm
August 11, 2017
TOPS Pizza fined for failing alcohol compliance check
August 11, 2017 - 5:00pm
Minnesota's sewage systems are aging, with state officials saying many need major upgrades in coming years. Minnesota Pollution Control Agency photo.
Water quality remains a Minnesota problem. State launches effort to make improvements.
August 11, 2017 - 11:35am