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July 4, 2019
The winners of the third annual Short Story Writing Contest, part of the 2019 ArtBlast. Each winner received a Barnes and Noble gift card. Submitted photo
Winners announced for ArtBlast short story writing contest
July 4, 2019 - 6:00am
Metal artist Dale Lewis of Vermillion created this prehistoric “Stanley the Stegosaurus” from scrap metal that is now on display in front of the Rosemount Steeple Center. Kara Hildreth / Contributor
Vermillion artist envisions prehistoric creatures with scrap metal
July 4, 2019 - 5:00am
Editorial: We hold these truths to be self-evident
July 4, 2019 - 5:00am
July 3, 2019
In addition to statues honoring individuals, many Soldier's Walk Memorial Park statues commemorate specific wars and contain information about those wars.  Steve Gardiner / RiverTown Multimedia
101 Things To Do: Soldiers Walk Memorial Park in Arcadia
July 3, 2019 - 9:39am
The Twin Valley (Minn.) Living Center closed in November for financial reasons. The home is one of more than two dozen rural nursing homes to close in the state since 2007. The building is now up for sale. Peter Cox / MPR News
More Minnesota nursing homes are closing, and rural towns feel the pain
July 3, 2019 - 7:05am
Homestead Community Church purchased the historic Exchange Bank Building in Farmington with plans to open for worship in late 2019. Kara Hildreth / Contributor
Homestead Community Church finalizes sale on Exchange Bank Building
July 3, 2019 - 6:00am
July 2, 2019
The Mississippi River at Red Wing. File photo
DNR to increase boat patrols for DUIs on Fourth of July weekend
July 2, 2019 - 9:48am
Laura Pierce recently ran Grandma’s Marathon to raise funds for Can Do Canines, a nonprofit organization that places highly-trained service dogs with individuals to give each person greater independence. Kara Hildreth / Contributor
Farmington woman runs marathon to raise awareness, funds for Can Do Canines
July 2, 2019 - 9:09am
July 1, 2019
Barin Hansch is working to build his small business We Shine Windows one client at a time by relying on word-of-mouth referrals as the Farmington-based company travels around the south metro using a chemical-free cleaning system. Kara Hildreth / Contributor
Are your windows dirty? We Shine Windows cleans residential, commercial windows
July 1, 2019 - 6:00am
June 30, 2019
Mayville State students Sean Pollack, left, and Sydney Magsam are a part of a group looking at ways wheat bran and chickpeas can be used in new ways. Photo by Sydney Mook/Grand Forks Herald
Research finds wheat bran could be used to treat water, clean oil spills
June 30, 2019 - 3:30pm
June 28, 2019
Rosemount Port Authority debates value of low performing Retail Strategies
June 28, 2019 - 5:00am
June 27, 2019
Editorial: Grab some local summer fun
June 27, 2019 - 12:00pm
At several points, the trails in Cowling Arboretum give visitors good views of the Cannon River in Northfield, Minn. Steve Gardiner / RiverTown Multimedia
101 Things To Do: Cowling Arboretum at Carleton College
June 27, 2019 - 11:00am
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Turkey farm holds tours July 13 in Cannon Falls
June 27, 2019 - 9:13am
A herd of goats are now grazing Central and Erickson city parks in Rosemount to help clean out buckthorn and garlic mustard. Submitted photo
Goats chomp on invasive species at city parks
June 27, 2019 - 5:00am
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