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Hastings native seeks to unseat Smith
Fired up to lead: Elvestad named Farmington fire chief
Minn. roundup: Pawlenty says he won't run against Smith for U.S. Senate; Looking for contraband, Stillwater prison unit was in lockdown
The 3-3 math adds up to no vice chair
Capitol Chatter: Minnesota should have say in farm bill
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Farmington gymnastics dominates home invite
Tigers girls hockey fights through the meat grinder
Report: Justin Morneau set to retire, rejoin Twins as special assistant
Farmington girls' basketball goes 1-2 at St. Olaf
Farmington girls' hockey wins own Louis-Schmitz Holiday Classic
Community celebrates Patriotic Day
Tough talk out in the open: Authors in Farmington share stories of living in Minnesota as minorities
Health briefs: Community Conversation gets people talking about mental health
Farmington auto repair shop doubles as art gallery
Plenty to see and spray: Farmington Fire Department holds open house
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Croix Chordsmen want to serenade your Valentine
EZ Auto Repair plans to open new shop in March
Hotel and restaurant eyed for century-old riverside factory in Hastings
Experts offer Farmington tips to lure economic development
Illuminations opens storefront in downtown Farmington
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October 19, 2015
Chase your morning workout with a bloody Mary
As post-workout rehydration goes, a bloody Mary is a little bit off the beaten path. But then, there’s a lot about Farmington’s newest workout...
October 19, 2015 - 10:12am
September 11, 2015
Quick thinking earns an award for Farmington boy
Greg Delo still isn’t sure exactly what happened to him June 4. One minute he was standing his Farmington bedroom. The next he was in an ambulance...
September 11, 2015 - 6:14am
May 14, 2015
Farmington's Hatten wins national caregiving award
Helping people seems to come naturally for Russ Hatten. At the end of a 33-year-career in the Department of Corrections, it was his job to transport...
May 14, 2015 - 9:46am
April 9, 2015
For man and dog, an unbreakable bond
When a visitor stops by David Stookey’s room at Trinity Care Center on a recent Tuesday morning, Stookey introduces his wife, Shirley, and...
April 9, 2015 - 9:22am
Retreat offers holistic healing to victims of sexual abuse
The healing process is different for every person, as is the type of event that caused the need for healing in the first place. For women who have experienced sexual violence or abuse, simply talking about the event isn’t always enough. Bella Center founder Kathy Seger has developed...
November 9, 2014 - 7:38am
June 5, 2014
Dakota County summit will focus on aging population
The Minnesota State Demographic Center projects by 2030 there will be more people age 65 and older in Minnesota than elementary, middle and high school students combined. That will have significant implications. To explore those implications, Dakota County Public Health has partnered...
June 5, 2014 - 11:22am
May 23, 2014
A dream delayed, but ultimately found for Farmington man
For a while, Josh Taylor convinced himself he was living his dream. He had moved from Australia to Arizona in 2001 to take a job designing golf...
May 23, 2014 - 7:40am
April 12, 2014
Dakota County walking program pushes fitness
Walking regularly has all sorts of benefits.
April 12, 2014 - 7:21am
February 27, 2014
At 90, former Farmington postmaster is still bowling strong
Out of all of the places Bill Cook could have celebrated his 90th birthday, Farmington Lanes was probably the perfect location. He was surrounded...
February 27, 2014 - 12:46pm
February 6, 2014
Farmington's Special Olympics program hopes to grow
In this Olympic year, Empire township resident Rochelle Tillison is trying to recruit her own athletes and volunteers. Tillison is looking for...
February 6, 2014 - 12:45pm
August 28, 2013
Color Dash brightens up the fairgrounds
About 50 people came out for the Color Dash Sunday at the Dakota County Fairgrounds. Participants ran a 5K and were hit with colored powder every...
August 28, 2013 - 12:53pm
July 25, 2013
Click to read Healthy Lifestyle e-Magazine
HEALTHY LIFESTYLE is a local magazine published bi-annually by RiverTown Multimedia. Magazines are distributed throughout Western Wisconsin and...
July 25, 2013 - 11:09am
Avoid overdoing sun exposure, doctors warn
Summer has arrived — sunshine and all those warm rays. Health professionals say it’s important to remember the sunscreen. Even in our...
July 25, 2013 - 10:53am
Following passion, Cottage Grove woman opens ‘real’ gym
Cottage Grove resident Laura Devine grew up wanting to be a doctor. Her undergraduate studies at the University of Minnesota led her down...
July 25, 2013 - 10:22am
Two-, three- or four wheels: River Falls offers routes for them
River Falls has been nationally recognized as “bike friendly community” by the League of American Bicyclists. The declaration reflects...
July 25, 2013 - 10:00am