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Former animal rescuer charged with 13 counts of animal mistreatment
Thunderstorms, heavy rain expected tonight and Thursday
Write-in candidate seeks seat on Farmington City Council
Environmental review of Dakota Aggregate
Family of 5 escapes Hastings house fire
crime and courts
Cross-Country: Tiger boys win Applejack Invitational, girls take third
Dakota County monarch program helps species, migration research
Girls Swimming and Diving: Rosemount edges out Farmington 98-88
Cannon Falls artist wins waterfowl stamp contest
Farmington football loses at Lakeville North, falls to 0-3 on the season
Community celebrates Patriotic Day
Tough talk out in the open: Authors in Farmington share stories of living in Minnesota as minorities
Health briefs: Community Conversation gets people talking about mental health
Farmington auto repair shop doubles as art gallery
Plenty to see and spray: Farmington Fire Department holds open house
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Axia Home Loans opens Hastings office
Photos: Down on the chicken farm
Sweet Kneads brings three generations of family bakers to Farmington Bakery
Celebration of Agriculture in Dakota County
New Sunrise Addition close to full, new project underway
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CASTLE ROCK TOWNSHIP: Town Board Ordinance No. 2018-1
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FHS Class of 1993
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Viewpoint: Together, DCTC and Inver Hills make an impact
Letter: Recognizing direct support professionals
Chuck Brooks: March, 2, 3, 4 ... up to 29!
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University of Minnesota
August 28, 2018
Farmington Cub Scouts help build learning gardens at Farmington Elementary
A grant from the University of Minnesota combined with a local Cub Scout pack recently resulted in some new gardens outside Farmington Elementary....
August 28, 2018 - 2:43pm
May 10, 2018
Minnesota Senate passes $20 million opioid bill
ST. PAUL—Minnesota would collect $20 million from opioid painkiller makers and distributors under Senate-passed legislation. "We cannot...
May 10, 2018 - 6:35pm
February 21, 2018
'No new bright, shiny objects' in U of M bonding request
ST. PAUL—The University of Minnesota wants the state to help fund routine repairs and for the first time in years is not seeking new buildings....
February 21, 2018 - 3:31pm
August 1, 2017
Rising ACL tears raises alarms for high school trainers, sports medicine professionals
The steady increase of ACL injuries among high school athletes has some trainers and sports medicine professionals raising concerns about the...
August 1, 2017 - 6:00pm
April 20, 2017
Widow of accident victim makes last-minute plea for Minn. transportation funding
ST. PAUL—Beth Hodgman pleaded that southern Minnesota's U.S. 14 be made safer. "Drivers make mistakes, but they shouldn't be life sentences,"...
April 20, 2017 - 2:00pm
April 6, 2017
Minnesota House, governor support $14 million to train rural doctors
ST. PAUL—The Minnesota House and Gov. Mark Dayton want to provide the University of Minnesota with an additional $14 million over two years...
April 6, 2017 - 2:00pm
March 25, 2017
Higher education bills call for Minnesota State tuition freezes
ST. PAUL — Another tuition freeze could be on the horizon for students at Minnesota State colleges and universities. Finance bills from...
March 25, 2017 - 1:00pm
March 6, 2017
Crops Day will cover soils, irrigation, weeds and nitrogen management
For the eleventh year, Crops Day will bring University of Minnesota and agency specialists to Dakota County to share local research results and crop management strategies with producers and other agricultural professionals. Crops Day will be held from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Wednesday, March...
March 6, 2017 - 5:30am
January 12, 2017
Minnesota roundup: Finalists named for university board of regents; Woman accused of driving while on meth with 3-year-old child; 4 more state news stories
ST. PAUL—Twelve candidates have been selected as finalists for appointments to four open seats on the University of Minnesota system board of regents. An advisory council recommended the 12 to a joint legislative committee that will make a final recommendation to the full Legislature...
January 12, 2017 - 9:19am
January 11, 2017
U of M budget initiative aims to tackle student debt
ST. PAUL — Students and faculty at the University of Minnesota say an inadequate number of advisors can add spendy years of school past the typical four years. More time spent in school can mean padding a recent graduate's debt by thousands of dollars. A new project in the university's...
January 11, 2017 - 8:25am
Could Gopher football scandal block university budget?
ST. PAUL — The University of Minnesota's request to bump up its state funding $147 million comes at a tough time. The big university news...
January 11, 2017 - 8:16am
September 26, 2016
Familiar smoke stacks on UMore property demolished
With a wrecking ball painted maroon and gold, the University of Minnesota began demolition today on the five smoke stacks visible from County...
September 26, 2016 - 5:32pm
February 19, 2009
Editorial: Veterans' exhibit tells important tales
You don't have to listen long to realize Farmington's newest veterans have stories to tell. Jared Kuyper is 25, but he feels much older than that. Thanks to the experiences he had while serving nearly two years in Iraq, the Farmington High School graduate feels like he has little...
February 19, 2009 - 12:51am