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Legislators host listening session, discuss legislative priorities
School board members take oath of office
New Richmond police seek help locating suspect
Minnesota feels pinch of government shutdown, enters 'uncharted territory'
Workman elected Dakota County Board chair
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EXPLORE: A look at the history of Hockey Day Minnesota
Wrestling: Farmington is getting healthy and wrestling well
Farmington gymnastics dominates home invitational
GreenCorps members prescribe a low-salt diet for Minnesota waters
Tiger boys' swimming competes at U of M; beats Burnsville and Hastings
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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Employee charity program raises more than $31,000 for worthy causes
Nutritionist: mindful eating, ditch trendy diets
New FBA networking group forms to support local businesses
What about those gift cards? Billions of dollars of cards go unused
Dog House opens full-service pet care business in Farmington
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October 12, 2018
New reporter David Clarey joins RiverTown team
New RiverTown Multimedia reporter David Clarey started his first day with a bang—literally. The Carthage, S.D. (home of a straw bale museum,...
October 12, 2018 - 8:00am
July 31, 2018
As primary closes in, Minnesota governor candidates Walz, Pawlenty lead in campaign funds
ST. PAUL -- The race to be Minnesota’s next governor has already cost more than $3.5 million and the five top candidates in the running have...
July 31, 2018 - 9:03pm
June 22, 2018
Capitol Chatter: Trump seeks 2020 Minnesota win
ST. PAUL—President Donald Trump fully expects to win Minnesota in 2020 if he can visit the state another time or two. "I hate to bring...
June 22, 2018 - 2:08pm
June 20, 2018
Dakota County Board: Legislative review is positive
One of the highlights from this year's state legislative session for Dakota County was $6.2 million in funding for the county's Safety and Mental...
June 20, 2018 - 8:00pm
May 11, 2018
Capitol Chatter: Lawmakers face no must-do issues
ST. PAUL—Minnesotans watching the final days of the Legislature need to remember one thing: There is nothing lawmakers must do. There is...
May 11, 2018 - 2:16pm
April 30, 2018
Minn. House passes its tax plan, Senate next
ST. PAUL—Taxes have taken over as the 2018 Minnesota Legislative session's No. 1 issue, thanks federal tax law changes that will affect...
April 30, 2018 - 6:02pm
April 13, 2018
Dayton proposes $19 million additional special education funds
ST. PAUL -- Gov. Mark Dayton has proposed an additional $19 million in special education funding for next year, as such expenses rise throughout...
April 13, 2018 - 9:02am
January 31, 2018
The next round of state elections will task Minnesotans with casting votes for nine congressional seats, all 134 State House seats and a successor to Gov. Mark Dayton. Polls won't open until August and November, but voters across the state will have the opportunity to help launch...
January 31, 2018 - 1:10pm
January 29, 2018
Balancing more than the numbers
Finance Director Tea Malecha looks forward to improving the city of Farmington. Malecha, 33, began her administrative role Jan. 8. She joins...
January 29, 2018 - 7:49am
January 12, 2018
Capitol Chatter: Minnesota should have say in farm bill
ST. PAUL — Minnesota would seem to have an outsized influence on the next farm bill. Both of the state's senators are on that body's Agriculture...
January 12, 2018 - 11:10am
Rosemount rolls out innovative public engagement system
The City of Rosemount has launched a new service to collect opinions of its citizens via Polco, an innovative engagement platform where residents...
January 12, 2018 - 7:49am
January 11, 2018
Minnesota seeks to further diversity government workforce
ST. PAUL — Gov. Mark Dayton's administration says its efforts to make state hiring and contracting more inclusive are paying off, but there...
January 11, 2018 - 8:58pm
January 3, 2018
'Acting lieutenant governor' quiet first day on job
ST. PAUL — Minnesota state Senate President Michelle Fischbach calls herself "acting lieutenant governor," but has not talked publicly...
January 3, 2018 - 6:29pm
Smith becomes Minnesota U.S. senator
WASHINGTON — Tina Smith raised her right hand and swore to uphold the U.S. Constitution, replacing Minnesota U.S. Sen. Al Franken after...
January 3, 2018 - 5:11pm
January 2, 2018
Smith set to be Minnesota’s next senator as Bachmann considers running
WASHINGTON — Minnesota's best-known politician has resigned from the U.S. Senate while a well-known political celebrity considers running for...
January 2, 2018 - 3:51pm