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Congressman Walz enters Minnesota governor race
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Higher education bills call for Minnesota State tuition freezes
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Girls track preview: Talented trio to lead Tigers
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Lerew Kaas achieves Eagle Scout
Local teen earns Eagle Scout rank
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Letter: Budget is against the best interests of Minnesota
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Pat Rupp: Comparing the movie-going experience, then and now
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Joe Atkins: Good people are Dakota County's secret to success
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January 14, 2016
Bye bye, buckthorn
The hard work of dozens of volunteers went up in smoke Monday morning, and that’s a good thing. The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources...
January 14, 2016 - 6:14am
January 7, 2016
Fishing rules change on the Vermillion
Anglers will be able to fish more of the Vermillion River for more than just fun when trout season rolls around this spring. New regulations approved last week by the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources will expand the area in which anglers will be allowed to keep the rainbow...
January 7, 2016 - 9:53am
October 8, 2015
Vermillion River management plan is available for review
The draft version of a plan that will guide the next 10 years of protection and restoration efforts on and around the Vermillion River is available to the public now. The Vermillion River Watershed Joint Powers Organization released the draft plan Oct. 1 for a required 60-day review...
October 8, 2015 - 10:59am
September 17, 2015
Vermillion fishing proposal causes concerns
A Minnesota Department of Natural Resources proposal to ease fishing restrictions on the Vermillion River is a cause of concern for some residents...
September 17, 2015 - 6:14am
August 14, 2015
Editorial: Expand fishing options on the Vermillion
The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources is considering a change to fishing rules on the Vermillion River. They hope to draw more people to the aquatic and wildlife management areas near Farmington. We think it’s a great idea. The DNR has put a lot of time and effort into...
August 14, 2015 - 10:28am
July 16, 2015
Study identifies pollution in the Vermillion River
A report completed earlier this year by the Minnesota Pollution Control Agency has identified water-quality issues including bacteria, sediment...
July 16, 2015 - 9:38am
May 21, 2015
Teens get recognition for river rescue
Farmington police chief Brian Lindquist and Sgt. Lee Hollatz honored Matthew McGee, 14, and John Gray, 13, with a Citizen Service Award at a...
May 21, 2015 - 9:39am
May 7, 2015
Editorial: Lifesaving efforts are worth recognizing
Last week in Farmington two teenagers and a police officer did the best they could in a very difficult situation. And while they didn’t get the result any of them would have wanted, it’s still worth pointing out the efforts they made. It started with the teenagers, two students...
May 7, 2015 - 3:57pm
Man pulled from Vermillion River dies
Two quick-thinking middle school students and a fast response from Farmington police were not able to save the life of a man who wound up in...
May 7, 2015 - 11:15am
December 4, 2014
Residents can have a say in Vermillion watershed's future
The Vermillion River Watershed Joint Powers Organization is developing a new 10-year plan to guide the future of the watershed, and is seeking public input to help refine the plan. The plan is a state requirement, explained Mark Zabel of the VRWJPO. The first Vermillion River Watershed...
December 4, 2014 - 10:48am
April 17, 2009
Vermillion Township, April 23, 2009
Vermillion Township Assessment Notice Board of Review & Equalization Meeting NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN, That the Board of Review of the Township of Vermillion in Dakota County, will meet at Town Hall in said township at 1:00 p.m. on Thursday, the 23rd day of April, 2009 for the purpose...
April 17, 2009 - 1:33pm
April 16, 2009
Progress possible for commercial project
The start of a new season brings renewed hopes of progress at Farmington's Vermillion River Crossings development.
April 16, 2009 - 3:24pm
April 3, 2009
Vermillion Town Board, April 13, 2009
NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING VERMILLION TOWNSHIP PLEASE TAKE NOTICE that the Vermillion Town Board will hold a public hearing on April 13, 2009, at 7:30 p.m. at the Vermillion Town Hall, to receive public input on the Conditional Use Permit application of C.E.C. Properties, LLC...
April 3, 2009 - 2:06pm
March 26, 2009
Vermillion River: Watershed rules have some upset
A proposed ordinance regulating water resource management along the Vermillion River's watershed is causing a bit of a stir among township residents, but watershed officials say it is nothing that has not been on the books for several years. The rules within the proposed Water Resources...
March 26, 2009 - 2:08pm
Town of Vermillion Township Ballot, March 10, 2009
February 26, 2009 - 11:14am