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Minnesota hero Jessie Diggins, and her mom, talk about the skier's historic golden moment
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'It feels unreal': Minnesota's Diggins sprints to long-awaited gold in cross-country
Community celebrates Patriotic Day
Tough talk out in the open: Authors in Farmington share stories of living in Minnesota as minorities
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125,000 out-of-towners expected for Super Bowl, pre-game events in Twin Cities
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October 23, 2017
Farmington Farmers market vendors seek new venue
Farmington Farmers Market foot traffic is dying on the vine and market vendors want a venue change for next spring. The last two years the Farmington...
October 23, 2017 - 8:45am
Clothing found on Prescott bridge triggers water, air search
Water patrol and dive units were summoned to search beneath the U.S. Highway 10 bridge connecting Prescott to Point Douglas, Minn., when a jacket...
October 23, 2017 - 7:18am
October 21, 2017
Rebel Chef restaurant to open soon in Farmington
Rebel Chef restaurant will soon serve up a fusion of California cuisine and comfort foods. The Farmington City Council approved the on-sale liquor and Sunday liquor license for the restaurant at the Monday, Oct. 16, council meeting. The restaurant is located 953 Eighth St., off Highway...
October 21, 2017 - 12:00pm
October 18, 2017
CuddleMutt founder wants to bring comfort to shelters
Kristen Farris of Rosemount wanted to make it easier for the dogs she fostered to transition into a new home, a hope that inspired her to launch...
October 18, 2017 - 8:45am
October 17, 2017
Minn. roundup: Nikko, North America's oldest snow monkey, dies at Minnesota Zoo; Minneapolis music venue Triple Rock closing
APPLE VALLEY, Minn.—The oldest snow monkey in North America died Sunday at the Minnesota Zoo in Apple Valley. Nikko, a Japanese macaque (commonly referred to as snow monkeys), celebrated his 34th birthday in September, according to a news release issued Monday by zoo officials....
October 17, 2017 - 10:28am
Data breach at Twin Cities-based Catholic financial services provider affects nearly 130K accounts
ARDEN HILLS, Minn. — A data breach at an Arden Hills-based financial services company serving Catholic Church members in the upper Midwest has affected nearly 130,000 current and former members. The unidentified hacker accessed the first and last names, mailing addresses, dates...
October 17, 2017 - 10:16am
October 16, 2017
Farmington parks commission, council to talk city pool
Farmington Parks and Recreation Commission dove into deep discussion about the decision to close the city pool last week. Commission members voted to sit down at a work session with the Farmington City Council and discuss funding options and the future of the city pool during their...
October 16, 2017 - 9:00am
October 14, 2017
The race is on: Gubernatorial candidates visit with local farmers
Friday, Oct. 13, was the start of the 2018 gubernatorial race for the next Minnesota governor. Throughout the state, farmers invited candidates...
October 14, 2017 - 5:51pm
October 13, 2017
Cold weather rule takes effect Oct. 15
MINNEAPOLIS — The Minnesota Cold Weather Rule takes effect Sunday, Oct. 15, and Xcel Energy wants to ensure that residential customers who need assistance paying their energy bills this winter can get help they need. Under the rule, income-eligible customers are protected from...
October 13, 2017 - 2:32pm
October 12, 2017
Missing Hastings woman found in River Falls unharmed
A vulnerable adult missing from Hastings since Oct. 4 was found in River Falls Monday night. The Bureau of Criminal Apprehension said Amanda...
October 12, 2017 - 8:53am
October 7, 2017
Farmington EDA approves rehab grant for Fletcher building
Farmington Economic Development Authority approved a $25,000 commercial rehabilitation grant for the historic Fletcher building at Third and...
October 7, 2017 - 6:31pm
October 6, 2017
Vulnerable Hastings woman, 22, reported missing
Police are asking for the public's help to find a vulnerable Hastings woman who has not been seen for two days. The state Bureau of Criminal...
October 6, 2017 - 2:14pm
Aiming to enrich senior living: Legacy of Farmington celebrates opening
The community celebrated a new journey with the opening of The Legacy of Farmington, a senior living facility with 70 units of independent,...
October 6, 2017 - 8:45am
October 5, 2017
Farmington School Board approves 4.92 percent increase in preliminary levy
The Farmington School Board approved its preliminary levy at a 4.92 percent increase. Finance Director Jane Houska gave a report Sept. 25. The...
October 5, 2017 - 8:45am
October 3, 2017
Minn. roundup: Sex offender case rejected; Minnesota River 'strains under pressure'
WASHINGTON—The U.S. Supreme Court will not hear a Minnesota case challenging a state law that allows sex offenders to remain locked up...
October 3, 2017 - 9:01am