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August 23, 2012
Heather Carson smiles after hitting the target at one of the rifle button
Girls night out with guns
August 23, 2012 - 10:48am
August 10, 2012
One concept plan for the first phase of Whitetail Woods Regional Park. To see all three concept plans view the attached PDFs.
Plan for Empire Township park comes into focus
August 10, 2012 - 10:38am
July 24, 2012
Dogs and their owners enjoy walking the trails at Dakota Woods Dog Park. The park is a popular amenity and draws thousands of people a year.
Off-leash park an oasis for dog owners
July 24, 2012 - 7:08am
June 28, 2012
Farmington School District may partner to preserve land
June 28, 2012 - 7:05am
June 1, 2012
Kids can try their hands at firing a rifle, shotgun or bow at the Dakota County Gun Club's youth shoot.
Kids' shooting events return starting Saturday
June 1, 2012 - 7:51am
March 29, 2012
Editorial: Protecting Vermillion is everyone's job
March 29, 2012 - 10:53am
Watershed management organization will watch for impacts of diesel leak
March 29, 2012 - 10:20am
February 2, 2012
New regional park finally has a name
February 2, 2012 - 9:51am
December 29, 2011
Wishful thinking
December 29, 2011 - 3:41pm
Dakota County seeks comments on planned regional park in Empire Township
December 29, 2011 - 10:26am
A bee buzzes around some flowers Saturday at the Big Slough.
Saturday at the Slough
August 29, 2011 - 9:38am
July 14, 2011
Dakota County's greenway trail network takes shape
July 14, 2011 - 10:05am
July 8, 2011
Q and A: Busy days at the municipal pool
July 8, 2011 - 7:09am
July 5, 2011
Survey wants to know: How much do you know about the Vermillion River?
July 5, 2011 - 10:15am
June 26, 2011
Volunteers walk to a remeandered stretch of the Vermillion River Saturday with plans to move fish from the old channel to the new. The project, which involves using an electrical charge to stun the fish, had to be delayed because of rain.
Nature gets a helping hand to restore habitat along the Vermillion
June 26, 2011 - 7:02am