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August 6, 2015
Rescuers had to build a plywood platform for a horse that got stuck on its side in the mud at Whitetail Woods Wednesday afternoon.
Deputies rescue horses stuck in the mud at Whitetail Woods
August 6, 2015 - 3:00pm
July 16, 2015
Study identifies pollution in the Vermillion River
July 16, 2015 - 9:38am
July 9, 2015
Two local plots are on Dakota County Master Gardener tour
July 9, 2015 - 8:55am
July 2, 2015
Thirteen Farmington High School students traveled to the Boundary Waters last month.
FHS students get lessons in the outdoors
July 2, 2015 - 10:18am
June 25, 2015
Dakota County trail extension still causing concern
June 25, 2015 - 9:14am
June 19, 2015
Walkers come up the trail from Empire Lake.  Whitetail Woods is located at 17100 Station Trail.
Whitetail Woods has proved popular
June 19, 2015 - 11:52am
June 4, 2015
Editorial: Get out and explore this summer
June 4, 2015 - 1:23pm
January 13, 2013
Reservations, ski passes now available for Dakota County parks
January 13, 2013 - 7:53am
November 29, 2012
Former Farmington parks and recreation director Jim Bell is pictured near the natural area that now bears his name.
Parkland named for Farmington's first parks director
November 29, 2012 - 10:19am
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