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Farmington City Council, school board host joint meeting with county and state leaders
How Minnesota politicians respond to Trump’s tweets against Omar and three other Democratic congresswomen
Farmington Superintendent Jay Haugen announces retirement
Farmington Planning Commission approves site plan for Just for Kix
Independent Town Pages to cease publishing
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Farmington legion baseball goes 4-1 in Gopher Classic
Farmington's Hazelbaker racks up the awards in her senior season
July weed of the month: Cutleaf teasel
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Farmington boys' golf takes fifth at section tournament
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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Agriculture department wants to help farm kids with stress
More Minnesota nursing homes are closing, and rural towns feel the pain
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Research finds wheat bran could be used to treat water, clean oil spills
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June 20, 2019
Police investigating armed robbery at Northtown Cleaners in River Falls
At 6:31 p.m. June 13, River Falls police were sent to Northtown Cleaners, 402 N. Main St., for a report of an armed robbery. According to the...
June 20, 2019 - 11:41am
June 17, 2019
Minnesota cops cracking down on speeders
ST. PAUL — Law enforcement in Minnesota will put extra attention on speeders through July 21. More than 300 agencies will add extra shifts...
June 17, 2019 - 5:07pm
May 24, 2019
WATCH: Jake Patterson sentencing for Closs kidnapping, murders
The man who pleaded guilty to kidnapping Wisconsin teen Jayme Closs after killing her parents last fall is
May 24, 2019 - 1:05pm
May 1, 2019
Dakota County's jail transportation pilot ends
Brian Kopperud has picked up four different hitchhikers leaving the Dakota County Jail along Highway 55. "I've been told that if I keep walking,...
May 1, 2019 - 6:00pm
December 29, 2018
Top 10: Dakota County brought on an app that aims to help improve interaction with vulnerable people
In February, Dakota County was the first county to adopt an app that aimed to improve interactions between law enforcement and vulnerable county residents.
December 29, 2018 - 5:00am
December 27, 2018
Suspects indicted on federal charges suspected in St. Croix County home invasion
Two southeastern Minnesota men suspected in a St. Croix County home invasion were indicted in Minnesota on federal robbery charges after a multi-jurisdictional investigation. The U.S. Attorney's Office in Minnesota announced Dec. 21 that brothers Lennie D. Brooks, 33, Zumbro Falls,...
December 27, 2018 - 11:29am
August 23, 2018
‘Criminal enterprise’ leads to racketeering charges in Woodbury bust
WOODBURY — A bust that began with man caught toting a mattress out of a JC Penney store opened a Pandora’s Box of stolen loot that two of...
August 23, 2018 - 8:19pm
May 24, 2018
Minn. plans extra speeding enforcement in July
ST. PAUL -- Minnesota will use extra law enforcement to target speeding motorists July 6-22, the Department of Public Safety announced Thursday,...
May 24, 2018 - 9:51am
March 13, 2018
BBB: Scam uses 'ported' phone numbers to steal money, identities
The Better Business Bureau warns a scam cropping up across the country uses stolen cell phone numbers to steal users' money and identity. This...
March 13, 2018 - 11:25am
February 7, 2018
Dozens arrested in Super Bowl sex trafficking sting
Minnesota law enforcement agencies arrested more than three dozen people on felony prostitution and child sex-trafficking charges in the week...
February 7, 2018 - 10:08am
February 2, 2018
Allwine receives life sentence for killing wife, staging suicide
A Cottage Grove man has been sentenced to life in prison for killing his wife following a failed murder-for-hire plot. A Washington County jury...
February 2, 2018 - 1:56pm
February 1, 2018
Jury convicts Cottage Grove man accused of killing wife
A Cottage Grove man has been convicted of first-degree premeditated murder. Stephen Carl Allwine drugged and shot his wife, Amy Allwine, before...
February 1, 2018 - 11:09am
January 23, 2018
Trial begins for Cottage Grove man accused of murdering his wife
STILLWATER — Washington County prosecutors allege a Cottage Grove man spent months plotting his wife's murder rather than divorce her...
January 23, 2018 - 3:12pm
January 12, 2018
Police seeking information on Farmington armed robbery
Farmington police are asking the public for help identifying two suspects in an armed gas station robbery earlier this week. The robbery happened...
January 12, 2018 - 10:57am
November 17, 2017
Minn. roundup: Florida men convicted of credit card skimming; Man pleads guilty to lewd Minn. State Fair conduct
3 Florida men convicted of credit card skimming in Minnesota MINNEAPOLIS — Three Florida men have pleaded guilty to charges stemming from...
November 17, 2017 - 11:00am