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MPCA fines Gerdau $110,000 for regulatory violations
Update April 24, 2017: Missing Level 3 predatory offender arrested in Cailfornia
Farmers promote sustainability during Earth Day
Minn. Senate votes to limit local power on minimum wage, related issues
Nighttime delays at Hwy 52 Cannon Falls interchange
crime and courts
Girls golf: Irish, Tigers battle conditions at Valleywood
Softball: Third-ranked Tigers handed first loss in Mankato East Tournament finals
Girls track and field: Individuals shine at home invite
Girls lacrosse: Tigers take out No. 3 Stillwater, 7-6
Boys track and field: Tigers seventh at Mega Meet
State Theatre rustles up cowboy tunes
Brooks explores his wild side in 'Wilderness'
Health column: You don't want to see me unless you have to
Rotary honors April students and senior citizen of the month
PHOTOS: The egg hunt hustle
arts and entertainment
FEDERAL NATIONAL MORTGAGE ASSN VS LOPIN
Mortgage Electronic Registration Systems, Inc. vs Padilla
Washington Mutual Bank vs Johnson
Financial Freedom Senior vs Remer
TRANSports and electranics
Ronald F. Zeroth, 81
Thomas J. Murphy, 64
Eileen "Betty" Carlson
Sandra Elaine "Sandi" Smith, 69
Chuck Brooks: Rosemount's big graduation, biking and other thoughts
Pat Rupp: Flying by the seat of his pants
Editorial: Take the Earth Day challenge
Pat Rupp: The devil is in the details
Viewpoint: State lawmakers muzzling the auditor watchdog
Real Estate Showcase
June 9, 2016
Farmers’ market relocates to fairgrounds
If they know it at all, most people probably know the Dakota County Agricultural Society as the group that puts on the county fair each year....
June 9, 2016 - 5:59am
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
June 5, 2016
Gardening classes planned
Trinity Care Center will offer a series of classes this summer in its public healing garden. The Trinity Healing Garden is a public garden with emphasis on health and wellness and good gardening practices. The garden is located south of Trinity Care Center, with access both from the...
June 5, 2016 - 5:59am
June 2, 2016
Farmington pays tribute on Memorial Day
Farmington held its annual Memorial Day ceremonies Sunday and Monday. There were ceremonies Sunday at Farmington Lutheran Cemetery and Castle...
June 2, 2016 - 5:59am
May 27, 2016
Your weekend: Memorial Day ceremonies start Sunday
Memorial Day ceremonies and a garage sale fundraiser are on the calendar for this weekend.
May 27, 2016 - 5:59am
Community will gather around One Book
Stories have a special way of bringing people together. One Book One Farmington is a new initiative designed to bring the whole community together around one story. The Friends of the Farmington Library, Dakota County Library system and Farmington educators partnered with the stated...
May 27, 2016 - 5:59am
May 26, 2016
Memorial Day ceremonies start Sunday
The flags and wreaths will start popping up Saturday in area cemeteries, just like they do every year at this time. They are signifiers of individuals...
May 26, 2016 - 5:59am
May 22, 2016
Pet of the Week: Chloe would like your attention
Chloe is a beautiful brown tabby with ticking rather than stripes. She looks like an abyssinian mix. Chloe is very affectionate and loves to...
May 22, 2016 - 5:59am
May 20, 2016
Your weekend: Fundraisers and more are on the schedule
Look to our weekend calendar to keep your days filled.
May 20, 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 13, 2016
Your weekend: A spring fling, an introduction to royalty and some live theater
Keep yourself busy this weekend with our full-to-bursting weekend calendar.
May 13, 2016 - 5:59am
May 10, 2016
Community garden ribbon-cutting event is May 19
The Farmington Area Community Garden will kick off the growing season with a ribbon cutting at 4 p.m. May 19 at the garden, which is located at Meadowview Elementary School. The community garden is a place for people to come together to grow food and other plants. The garden is a...
May 10, 2016 - 5:59am
May 9, 2016
Good stewards of the environment -- and chickens
Visitors to Farmington’s Earth and Arbor Day celebration Saturday morning have a little trouble keeping control of one of the chickens brought...
May 9, 2016 - 5:59am
Twins clinic returns May 14
Youth baseball players have an opportunity to learn baseball from staff at the Minnesota Twins organization during their visit to Farmington on May 14. Boys and girls from the ages of 6 to 13 can participate in the 2016 Play Ball! Minnesota Youth Clinic, which teaches basic fundamentals...
May 9, 2016 - 5:59am
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