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Farmington clean up days: Dump the old dryer, but not in the pond
Higher education bills call for Minnesota State tuition freezes
Dakota Electric annual meeting scheduled for Thursday, April 27
Minnesota roundup: Jury convicts Blaine driver who hit man standing by mailbox
Egg hunt focus of FBA's Easter event
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Baseball preview: Veterans looking to lead bounce-back season
Softball preview: Pitcher-catcher combo provides valuable experience for Tigers
A helping hand for ducks
Steffes, Sprang are Athena Award nominees
Girls basketball: Tigers take out Owatonna, fall to North in semifinals
Lerew Kaas achieves Eagle Scout
Local teen earns Eagle Scout rank
Master Recycler/Composter classes begin March 14
Carpet care 101: How to refresh after a brutal winter
Moon Glow lights up the night
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PLAN COMM 4-27-2017
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Richard D. Martin, 67
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Todd A. Hochsprung, 52
Scarlet A. Wagner, 7
Robert "Bob" Sender, 68
Letter: Budget is against the best interests of Minnesota
Letter: Trouble at Lake Julia park is bad for neighbors
Pat Rupp: Comparing the movie-going experience, then and now
Pat Rupp: New rule changes in golf still not enough
Joe Atkins: Good people are Dakota County's secret to success
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Pet of the Week: Quite a pair
Yoda and Smokie didn’t know each other before they came to Last Hope as strays, but they’ve become best of friends in foster care. The two...
June 27, 2016 - 4:30pm
June 10, 2016
Pet of the Week: Hey, Buddy!
This week’s Pet of the Week is Camelot, though he also goes by Buddy. Buddy is a sweet, 5-year-old terrier dachshund mix. He kennels well during...
June 10, 2016 - 4:30pm
June 7, 2016
Pet of the Week: It's Mittens season
This week’s Pet of the Week is Mittens, a nearly 1-year-old gray-and-white Turkish Angora mix. She is scared of small, noisy children but would likely be good with older, respectful kids. She would also likely be good with dogs, although that hasn’t been proven. Mittens has low...
June 7, 2016 - 5:59am
May 17, 2016
Pet of the Week: What's up, Charlie?
Charlie, a 2- to 3-year-old Jack Russell terrier, is a sweet dog with lots of personality. He loves to play with other dogs and cuddle on the...
May 17, 2016 - 8:50am
May 7, 2016
Pet of the Week: Let the wookiee win
This week’s Pet of the Week probably wouldn’t be much good in a galaxy far, far away, but he might be perfect for your home. Chewbacca, a...
May 7, 2016 - 5:59am
March 28, 2016
Pet of the Week: Don’t let Boomer bust
Boomer is a sweet little guy with a lot of personality. The 1-year-old terrier and pointer mix loves to play with other dogs and cuddle on the...
March 28, 2016 - 6:14am
March 19, 2016
Pet of the Week: Just keep him away from your pointy-haired boss
This week’s Pet of the Week is Dilbert, a 1-year-old Turkish Angora who loves the sunshine and dislikes dogs, young children and the frustrations...
March 19, 2016 - 6:14am
Pet of the Week: Ths is one cool cat
In case it’s not clear from the photo, 8-month-old Smokie is a pretty relaxed, low-energy cat. The gray short-hair cat was found as a stray....
February 19, 2016 - 6:14am
December 12, 2015
Pet of the Week: Engine Kitty really purrs
Headline aside, this week’s Pet of the Week apparently did not get her name because of the noise she makes when she’s getting her belly rubbed....
December 12, 2015 - 6:14am
August 3, 2015
Pet of the Week: Does she ring a Bell(a)?
Bella is a 2-year-old German shepherd/husky mix who was found as a stray. She absolutely loves belly rubs and is good with kids and other dogs....
August 3, 2015 - 9:38am
Pet of the Week: Heads or Tails?
Penny is an extremely fluffy and sweet 7-year-old papillon and Shetland sheepdog sheltie mix looking for a new home to start her senior years....
July 3, 2015 - 6:14am
June 11, 2015
Light of the World Church will bless animals Sunday
Light of the World Lutheran Church in Farmington will hold a Blessing of the Animals at 10 a.m. June 14 at Rosemount’s Central Park Amphitheater. The bond between people and pets is like no other relationship, because the communication between fellow creatures is at its most basic....
June 11, 2015 - 10:20am
May 18, 2015
Pet of the Week: Run for the Rosie
Rosie, a 6-year-old medium-long hair female, came to Last Hope because her former owner was no longer able to care for her. He said Rosie is...
May 18, 2015 - 10:00am
May 8, 2015
Pet of the Week: Bring Abby home
Abby is a 2-year-old beagle mix who was heartworm positive but has completed her treatment. She is a loving dog who likes being around humans...
May 8, 2015 - 10:22am
May 1, 2011
Pet of the week: Bertha is looking for a quiet home
This week's Pet of the Week is Bertha, a 6 year old kitty who lost her owner due to terminal illness. She is very devoted and loving. She's spayed,...
May 1, 2011 - 7:42am