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December 29, 2018
Top 10: Dakota County brought on an app that aims to help improve interaction with vulnerable people
December 29, 2018 - 5:00am
October 12, 2018
David Clarey
New reporter David Clarey joins RiverTown team
October 12, 2018 - 8:00am
February 9, 2018
HERO Center plans currently consist of a gun range, classrooms, an outdoor training area, a training room with moveable walls and more. Courtesy of Cottage Grove Public Safety
Dakota County pursues law enforcement training center
February 9, 2018 - 9:41am
August 25, 2017
Authorities say a St. Paul man climbed to the top of this St. Croix County cellphone tower and received an electrical shock after his parachute was snagged on a nearby power line. Mike Longaecker / RiverTown Multimedia
Charges: Leap from Hudson-area cell tower leaves trespassing skydiver shocked
August 25, 2017 - 11:56am
August 10, 2017
For some shoplifters apprehended in Walmart stores, there is a restorative justice program allowing them the opportunity to resolve their offenses without entering the criminal justice system. Mike Longaecker / RiverTown Multimedia
'Justice' in store: Lawmaker pushes back against Walmart program
August 10, 2017 - 4:30pm
June 23, 2017
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Teen driver crash rates remain above average in Minnesota and Wisconsin
June 23, 2017 - 7:00am
June 14, 2017
Police released this photo of the suspect in a June 13 robbery of the Merchants Bank in Rosemount. Hours later, a Hibbing man was arrested in St. Peter on suspicion of theft, but authorities said Wednesday charges were pending in connection with the robbery. Photo courtesy of the Rosemount Police Department
Suspect arrested in connection with Rosemount bank robbery
June 14, 2017 - 1:12pm
February 9, 2017
The Farmington Fire Department practiced ice rescue on land before heading to the water. In this photo, firefighters are learning how to rescue a person with a Fortuna craft, which is open at both ends for easy access to the water. (RiverTown Multimedia photo by Deanna Weniger)play button
Fire and ice: Farmington firefighters complete ice rescue training
February 9, 2017 - 5:30am
May 19, 2016
Miniature crime wave is a sure sign of spring
May 19, 2016 - 5:59am
May 12, 2016
Burning illegally in Farmington? Expect a bill
May 12, 2016 - 5:59am
May 5, 2016
Fire chief completes a first year filled with change
May 5, 2016 - 5:59am
April 13, 2016
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Live ammunition complicates garage fire
April 13, 2016 - 11:05am
April 8, 2016
New cable show highlights police, firefighters
April 8, 2016 - 5:59am
April 7, 2016
Fire destroys a downtown garage
April 7, 2016 - 5:59am
September 11, 2015
Editorial: Watch for kids with school under way
September 11, 2015 - 6:14am