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Farmington volleyball will host Albert Lea in first round of sections
Tiger football loses last game of the season to Lakeville South 59-21
Known deer disease EHD discovered in southeast Minnesota
Tiger girls' cross-country defends SSC title, boys take third
Farmington football loses at Wayzata in high-scoring game 49-33
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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Plenty to see and spray: Farmington Fire Department holds open house
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July 16, 2018
Update: Three die in Welch Township crash; Second tragedy hits Christiansen/Johnson family
A two-vehicle accident Friday in Welch Township resulted in the death of three people, including the children of Marya Christiansen, who died...
July 16, 2018 - 5:45pm
July 12, 2018
Health briefs: Urgent need at Memorial Blood Centers; Free summer meals app
Local blood bank Memorial Blood Centers is facing a serious challenge in maintaining an adequate supply of blood to meet the needs of hospital...
July 12, 2018 - 12:00pm
July 3, 2018
Hastings man dies after Wis. trench collapse
A 22-year-old Hastings man died last weekend after a trench collapse in Pierce County. The Pierce County Sheriff’s Office said 22-year-old...
July 3, 2018 - 11:07am
July 2, 2018
Health briefs: Study: Nearly all adolescents have eating, activity or weight-related issues
A new study from the University of Minnesota School of Public Health found that nearly all young people have struggles with eating, activity and weight as they move from adolescence to adulthood.
July 2, 2018 - 9:30am
June 28, 2018
Hot, hot, hot: Heat index Friday could reach 110 degrees
An Excessive Heat Warning has been issued for Friday, June 29, 2018, across parts of southeastern Minnesota and west central Wisconsin.
June 28, 2018 - 3:04pm
Editorial: Time to put a brake on traffic deaths
Three crashes on Wisconsin roads killed five people over the 2018 Memorial Day weekend. Not to be outdone, Minnesota had six deaths in six separate...
June 28, 2018 - 4:00am
June 14, 2018
Study: St. Croix, Washington counties score high on health ranks
Area counties rank in the top five of their respective states based on a variety of health metrics. St. Croix County ranked fifth in Wisconsin while Washington County ranked fourth in Minnesota, according to the America’s Healthiest Places study by financial technology company SmartAsset....
June 14, 2018 - 8:00pm
June 10, 2018
RiverTown investigates: The aftermath of surviving sexual assault
At 15, K. Coleman was left in the snow on the side of Highway 61 in Cottage Grove, bloody and bruised after being raped by three men. She experienced...
June 10, 2018 - 12:00pm
May 16, 2018
Health brief: Mental Health Month highlights need for crisis services
Crisis services are a critical piece of the mental health system. During Mental Health Month this May, the Minnesota Department of Human Services is highlighting services that get people in crisis the help they need, when they need it. One of 5 Minnesotans face mental illness each...
May 16, 2018 - 11:22am
Area schools delayed Monday morning
Many area schools announced two-hour late starts Monday, April 16 after getting socked with a spring snowstorm over the weekend. Plows are still cleaning up and in some cases, snow is still falling. Schools that will see two-hour delays include (as of 6:20 a.m.):
April 16, 2018 - 8:36am
March 29, 2018
Dakota County earns high marks in health rankings
Area counties ranked highly in their respective states based on more than 30 health-influencing factors and outcomes, according to the ninth...
March 29, 2018 - 12:00pm
March 24, 2018
Speed of Life column: When enough is enough
March 24, 2018 - 9:00am
March 8, 2018
Health briefs: Help patients 'rebound' by giving blood in March
In March, while basketball teams are fighting for the chance to be crowned champions, patients battling cancer and other illnesses are fighting for their lives. The American Red Cross asks blood donors to help patients rebound by making a lifesaving donation this spring.
March 8, 2018 - 11:00am
March 6, 2018
Soaring in the sky
Minnesota and Wisconsin are home to the largest population of nesting eagles in the United States outside of Alaska. That is why, if you take...
March 6, 2018 - 12:13pm
February 26, 2018
An overwhelming demand: Lack of mental health facilities is critical
Far from a new issue, law enforcement and mental illness have become increasingly more entangled since state governments began to close their...
February 26, 2018 - 6:00pm