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The Farmington fishing team finished up its Greater South Region conference schedule and is sending two teams to the state tournament as well as the possibility of a couple wild card bids to be determined. Submitted Photo
Farmington fishing team has successful inaugural season
17 hours 16 min ago
July 22, 2019
Twin Cities group seeks dementia-related airport stories
July 22, 2019 - 5:00pm
Telepsychiatrist Tanuja Reddy talks through a monitor in the prison in Rush City, Minn., from her office near Nashville, Tenn. The screen has a piece of plexiglass over it and is enclosed in a metal filing cabinet. A patient sits on the chair in front of the screen so the telepsychiatrist can see the patient while they're talking. Alisa Roth | MPR News
Minnesota prisons resort to video for psychiatric care
July 22, 2019 - 10:54am
The Hastings Social Tavern is located downtown at 111 Third St. E., north of City Hall. Kelsey Roy / RiverTown Multimedia
New kid on the block: New Hastings bar and restaurant brings southern cocktails to downtown
July 22, 2019 - 6:00am
Risen Recovery sober house opens in Farmington next week for women to rebuild their lives after drug addiction. Founder Kari Rutman (center) will serve as the director along with support from board members, Kay Beckman (left) and Jessica Blaschko. Kara Hildreth / Contributor
Life after addiction: Risen Recovery opens to shepherd women toward new life during recovery
July 22, 2019 - 5:00am
July 21, 2019
The Minnesota State Capitol is pictured here just before sunrise as lawmakers wrapped up their work May 25, 2019. Dana Ferguson/ Forum News Service
Under Minnesota’s new wage theft law, bosses who don’t pay workers could face prison
July 21, 2019 - 1:14pm
July 20, 2019
Twin Cities man arrested after woman found dead in home with children present
July 20, 2019 - 2:03pm
July 19, 2019
Farmington City Council and Farmington School Board listened at the annual joint session along with local and state leaders who provided updates. Dakota County Commissioner Mike Slavik (right) and Met Council member Wendy Wulff (center) spoke on projects and work ahead. Kara Hildreth / Contributor
Farmington City Council, school board host joint meeting with county and state leaders
July 19, 2019 - 5:00am
July 18, 2019
The Farmington Relay For Life will have family activities, a silent auction, survivor speeches, a candlelit sandbag memorial vigil, and a survivor walk from 6 p.m. to midnight Friday, July 19 at the Boeckman Middle School track in Farmington. Kara Hildreth / Contributor
Relay For Life fundraiser takes off Friday
July 18, 2019 - 2:16pm
James Badker and Mary Rohr discuss the 1969 Apollo 11 moon landing and what they remember about that time.  Ashley Rezachek / RiverTown Multimediaplay button
'Are they really on the moon?': Red Wing residents recall 1969 moon landing
July 18, 2019 - 10:11am
July 17, 2019
The Farmington legion baseball team finished 4-1 at the Gopher Classic last weekend, July 12-14, and will start sub-state playoffs soon. Alec Hamilton / RiverTown Multimedia
Farmington legion baseball goes 4-1 in Gopher Classic
July 17, 2019 - 6:00am
July 16, 2019
Rep. Ilhan Omar, D-Minn., is seen during an even on Capitol Hill in January. Washington Post photo by Salwan Georges.
How Minnesota politicians respond to Trump’s tweets against Omar and three other Democratic congresswomen
July 16, 2019 - 10:13am
Farmington Superintendent Jay Haugen announces retirement
July 16, 2019 - 9:03am
Farmington's Olivia Hazelbaker poses with her 2019 Play Ball! Minnesota Ms. Softball finalist award at the banquet at Target Field on June 23 next to former Minnesota Twin Justin Morneau (left). Photo courtesy of Eric Hazelbaker
Farmington's Hazelbaker racks up the awards in her senior season
July 16, 2019 - 6:00am
Farmington Planning Commission approved a site plan for a new Just for Kix dance studio to be built within Vermillion River Crossings commercial development along Highway 3 in Farmington. The building will house two other retailers including Taco Bell. Kara Hildreth / Contributor
Farmington Planning Commission approves site plan for Just for Kix
July 16, 2019 - 5:00am