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Council continues debate on encroachment at Mystic Meadows
Rep. Garofalo hosts town hall on legalizing recreational marijuana
New playground equipment coming to two Farmington parks
Spring load restrictions take effect
Notice: Phones down March 20, 2019 for upgrades
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Opinion: Could summer sports be the answer?
Farmington competition cheer ends season on high notes
Matt Clark's life-changing journey through wrestling
Farmington boys' basketball has season end at Lakeville South
Preliminary Report: Tigers girls' basketball upset by Lakeville North
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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Here's how Xcel Energy is preparing for spring flooding, and how customers can prepare too
Hale Nutrition fitness club opens in downtown Farmington
Impact Auto buys shop run by longtime Pedersen Auto family
Agriculture professionals, educators to speak at Dakota County Crops Day
Hastings pub hosts unique games, events for guests
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Empire Township: 2019 Street Improvements
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February 19, 2019
Here's a quick look at what's in Gov. Tim Walz's first budget request
ST. PAUL - Gov. Tim Walz on Tuesday, Feb. 19, presented his first budget proposal which came with a $49.5 billion price tag for the next two...
February 19, 2019 - 5:41pm
February 13, 2019
Viewpoint: Constituent input prompts common-sense public safety bills
One of the most rewarding parts of serving in the Senate is helping people resolve problems. This week, I had two bipartisan-supported bills...
February 13, 2019 - 8:00am
February 12, 2019
Minnesota lawmakers advance bill boosting age to buy tobacco to 21
ST. PAUL — Minnesota lawmakers on Tuesday, Feb. 12, advanced a proposal to ban the sale of tobacco products, including electronic cigarettes,...
February 12, 2019 - 5:30pm
February 11, 2019
Minnesota lawmakers aim to boost teacher diversity, shrink achievement gap
ST. PAUL -- A bipartisan group of Minnesota lawmakers is hopeful that data illustrating the state is one of the worst in the nation when it comes...
February 11, 2019 - 4:56pm
Fatal deer disease poses 'beast' of a problem for Minnesota lawmakers
ST. PAUL -- Minnesota lawmakers agree that scientists should get nearly $2 million to create a test that would detect a fatal disease in deer....
February 11, 2019 - 4:07pm
Minnesota governor, legislative leaders set deadlines to finish nearly $50 billion budget
ST. PAUL -- The leaders of Minnesota's divided Legislature and Gov. Tim Walz on Monday, Feb. 11, set public deadlines for writing a nearly $47...
February 11, 2019 - 12:22pm
January 30, 2019
Fee on opioid makers to fund addiction fight gains ground at Minnesota Capitol
ST. PAUL — Minnesota lawmakers appear ready to fast-track legislation that would raise revenue to fight the opioid epidemic by creating new...
January 30, 2019 - 8:04pm
January 27, 2019
Viewpoint: Keeping our schools safe
As a former teacher, principal and coach, I know how important it is for parents, kids and teachers to feel safe at school. Under tight budget...
January 27, 2019 - 11:00am
January 22, 2019
Hands-free driving bill takes first step forward in the Capitol
ST. PAUL -- A proposal to ban drivers from holding cell phones behind the wheel took its first step forward on Tuesday, Jan. 22. The bill, House...
January 22, 2019 - 3:49pm
January 15, 2019
Minnesota feels pinch of government shutdown, enters 'uncharted territory'
ST. PAUL — The ongoing federal government shutdown is costing Minnesota and how much longer the state can bear the expense is coming into question,...
January 15, 2019 - 2:44pm
January 14, 2019
Put the phone down: Minnesota lawmakers renew push for hands-free bill
ST. PAUL - Minnesota lawmakers want drivers to put the phones down. And under the legislation they brought forward this week, drivers could face...
January 14, 2019 - 6:21pm
January 9, 2019
Gun control, MinnesotaCare buy-in among Democrats' first legislative pushes
ST. PAUL -- Minnesota House Democrats on Wednesday, Jan. 9, shared their first 10 bills, a mix of health care, education, infrastructure and...
January 9, 2019 - 4:15pm
November 8, 2018
Minnesota Democrats pick new House Speaker
ST. PAUL -- Minnesota Democrats in the House of Representatives on Thursday night elected that chamber's next speaker and majority leader in...
November 8, 2018 - 11:01pm
March 19, 2018
Students seeking gun-control measures stall Minn. legislative committee
ST. PAUL -- Twin Cities high school students calling for gun control shut down a Minnesota Senate committee hearing Monday, March 19. The group,...
March 19, 2018 - 4:49pm
February 21, 2018
Families share shocking stories of elder abuse at Minn. care centers
ST. PAUL—They came to the Minnesota Capitol frustrated and angry. Many cried as they told their stories; some struggled to hold back sobs of grief. "I don't have politically correct words to say what I've seen," Corey Tanner told a Senate committee investigating the abuse of...
February 21, 2018 - 6:31pm