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January 15, 2019
Get ready to dance at Farmington High School
January 15, 2019 - 5:00am
January 11, 2019
Paul Langenfeld, founder of the Langenfeld Foundation. Submitted photo
Hastings foundation to be represented at Points of Light Conference
January 11, 2019 - 5:00am
January 4, 2019
Snowshoeing is among winter activities at Carpenter Nature Center in Hastings. Photo courtesy of CNC
Getting off the couch: Hastings area activities to get you outside
January 4, 2019 - 6:00am
December 31, 2018
Grant Beyl (right) speaks at the Memorial Day 2018 dedication of a bronze statue for the Farmington Area Veterans Memorial Park. Committee members attending are David Metzger, Joseph Tullar, Ron Ersfeld, Bev Ersfeld and Leon Orr, the chairman. Kara Hildreth / contributor
Top 10: Veterans statue unveiled at Memorial Day celebration
December 31, 2018 - 5:00am
December 25, 2018
Grade school to high school students wait to begin singing a song about Saint Lucia at the American Swedish Institute in Minneapolis. The girls wearing tinsel as belts and crowns are Lucia's attendants and those wearing cone hats and carrying staffs are "star boys." Rachel Fergus / RiverTown Multimedia
God Jul: A Scandinavian Christmas
December 25, 2018 - 5:00am
December 11, 2018
The nearby Whitetail Woods Regional Park offers sledding down “The Big Kid Hill." The park is open daily 5 a.m. to 10 p.m. Photo courtesy of Dakota County Parks
Unleash inner child sledding down 'The Big Kid Hill' at Whitetail Woods near Farmington
December 11, 2018 - 5:00am
December 10, 2018
"The I-94 Murders," written by Frank Weber.
Weber featured author at Bierstube event in Hastings
December 10, 2018 - 6:00am
December 6, 2018
The annual Canadian Pacific Holiday Train won't be hard to miss when it arrives in Cottage Grove Monday, Dec. 10. Photo courtesy of Canadian Pacific
Glowings on: Canadian Pacific Holiday Train to stop Dec. 10 in Cottage Grove
December 6, 2018 - 9:20am
November 30, 2018
Happenings for kids from 1 to 92
November 30, 2018 - 3:31pm
November 29, 2018
The public can witness the community tree lighting, part of Farmington’s Dazzle Day at 5 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 1 at Dakota City Heritage Village in Farmington. Kara Hildreth / Contributor
Community invited to tree lighting ceremony
November 29, 2018 - 5:00am
November 28, 2018
Horse- and tractor-drawn trolleys will transport visitors throughout the village. Kara Hildreth / Contributor
Christmas at Dakota City partners with local business association
November 28, 2018 - 4:00pm
November 19, 2018
Trivia teams filled the tables at Spiral Brewery Wednesday, Nov. 7 for the first night of Trivia Mafia trivia. The even will be held weekly on Wednesdays at 7 p.m. Kelsey Roy / RiverTown Multimedia
Test your knowledge: Minnesota’s largest trivia company comes to Spiral Brewery
November 19, 2018 - 6:00am
November 16, 2018
Ellie Colson, tenor saxophone, performs at last year's swing dance. Members of the Farmington High School jazz bands present a big band jazz concert and swing dance at 7 p.m. Monday, Nov. 19. Submitted photo
Jazz and swing headed to Farmington High School
November 16, 2018 - 5:00am
November 15, 2018
Honor Fight Twin Cities cofounders Jerry and Jana Kyser spoke about how the Honor Flight has transported 1,700 veterans on flights to witness war memorials and monuments in Washington, D.C., alongside families. Kara Hildreth / Contributor
Uniting as patriots: Patriotic Day Celebration honors veterans
November 15, 2018 - 2:00pm
November 13, 2018
DFL Sen. Amy Klobuchar speaks at the Nov. 10 Air Force JROTC Veterans Day ceremony at Park High School. William Loeffler / RiverTown Multimedia
War and remembrance: Sen. Amy Klobuchar speaks at veterans day event in Cottage Grove
November 13, 2018 - 2:10pm