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Sunday liquor sales, banned since statehood, inches forward in Minnesota
Alumni to sing with Concordia Choir at local concert
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Gymnastics: Davenport, Slayton shine at sections
DCTC baseball: Blue Knights play earliest outdoor game in state history
Girls hockey: Upset of South sends Tigers to state
Swim and dive: Tigers triumph on Senior Night
Boys hockey: Tigers fall a goal short against South, Eagan
Carpet care 101: How to refresh after a brutal winter
Moon Glow lights up the night
Hot Air Affair Parade lights up downtown
In the air with the Hudson Hot Air Affair
Photos: Hot Air Affair Friday morning launch
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Deanna Weniger: Virtual reality dinosaurs and spiders mess with your mind
Sen. Matt Little: First impressions and getting to work at the Capitol
Letter: Sen. Matt Little’s bill would weaken local government control
Opinion: Minnesotans should have a more affordable choice for health insurance
Pat Rupp: A grumpy old man's list of grievances
Real Estate Showcase
January 11, 2017
Wal-Mart plans to cut hundreds of headquarters jobs this month
Wal-Mart Stores Inc plans to cut hundreds of jobs before the end of January, the Wall Street Journal reported, citing people familiar with the...
January 11, 2017 - 4:00pm
January 6, 2017
Trump: Toyota faces big tax if it builds Corolla cars for U.S. in Mexico
WASHINGTON — President-elect Donald Trump on Thursday, Jan. 5, targeted Toyota Motor Corp., threatening to impose a hefty fee on the Japanese automaker it if builds its Corolla cars for the U.S. market at a plant in Mexico. "Toyota Motor said will build a new plant in Baja,...
January 6, 2017 - 4:00pm
December 15, 2016
Update: Northfield Hospital and clinics, including Farmington, to close early Friday
Due to the approaching winter storm, Northfield Hospital & Clinics will close all its clinics and outpatient services at 3 p.m. on Friday, Dec. 16. That includes clinics in Northfield, Lonsdale, Lakeville and Farmington, plus the Breast Care Center, Women's Health Center, Orthopedic...
December 15, 2016 - 4:38pm
December 14, 2016
Early morning fire destroys commercial shed in Coates
An early morning fire that broke out in a large commercial shed in Coates on Wednesday caused no injuries but was a total loss for Rosemount...
December 14, 2016 - 12:29pm
New Dollar & Up store fills final storefront in Tamarack Ridge Center
Cheryline Elliott's decision to open a dollar store in the Tamarack Ridge Center on Highway 3 is being celebrated not just by folks happy about...
December 14, 2016 - 5:30am
December 9, 2016
Live music is on the menu at Bourbon Butcher
When Bourbon Butcher officially opened its doors in Farmington this week, it welcomed crowds eager to try the restaurant's take on a number of...
December 9, 2016 - 5:30am
December 7, 2016
Banker recognized for decades of career and community service
After more than 60 years in banking, Castle Rock Bank President and CEO Dan Nicolai still sees life at a small bank as a series of opportunities....
December 7, 2016 - 12:30pm
December 5, 2016
Dazzle Days canceled for 2016 as organizers regroup
The Farmington Business Association Board has decided to cancel Farmington's 2016 Dazzle Days event, but hopes to bring back a more collaborative and professional event in 2017. "The biggest thing is that we want to start working with the city of Farmington in a collaborative way...
December 5, 2016 - 3:41pm
Flowing water along Denmark Avenue is part of construction process
Flowing water in a ditch on Denmark Avenue in front of Boeckman Middle School has some residents concerned that a fire hydrant may be malfunctioning. John Schmeling, a civil engineer with the city, said there's nothing to worry about. He says it's related to the 70-unit senior rental...
December 5, 2016 - 5:30am
November 30, 2016
Bourbon Butcher officially opens Dec. 7
Tony Donatell, owner and general manager of Bourbon Butcher, said his new restaurant at 20700 Chippendale Ave. would be a restaurant for the...
November 30, 2016 - 5:30am
EDA offers $2,500 grants for facade improvements to downtown businesses
If there was an award for the ugliest building, Eric Ruud of Top Notch Properties said his company would win. He's taking advantage of a new incentive from the city to fix up the building's facade that faces Third and Oak streets. "We're going to try to improve the aesthetics of that...
November 30, 2016 - 5:30am
November 29, 2016
Hampton man awarded Dakota Electric Township Leader Award
Dakota Electric Association recently awarded Jeff Reed of Hampton the Outstanding Leader of the Year award. Each year, Dakota Electric seeks...
November 29, 2016 - 5:30am
November 23, 2016
Rambling River Center plaza development on hold
The Farmington City Council on Monday postponed hiring a Minneapolis-based landscape architect to redesign the Rambling River Center plaza on...
November 23, 2016 - 5:30am
November 22, 2016
Small Business Saturday encourages consumers to shop small
If you survive the madness of Black Friday and want to cross more items off your holiday shopping list before you dive into Cyber Monday deals,...
November 22, 2016 - 12:40pm
November 17, 2016
Revitalized neighborhood in eastern Farmington filling up again
The developer of a previously-forgotten Farmington neighborhood is ready to move into phase two, just a couple years after bringing the project...
November 17, 2016 - 1:30pm