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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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July 10, 2019
Another notch toward statewide accreditation: Goodhue County health department joins Washington, Dakota counties
Goodhue County Health and Human Services has joined Dakota, Washington and other Twin Cities-area county health departments in leading Minnesota...
July 10, 2019 - 3:51pm
May 6, 2019
Storm season has arrived
The summer traditionally offers the highest chance of severe weather in southeastern Minnesota and western Wisconsin, and the past year has...
May 6, 2019 - 10:43am
February 20, 2019
Area school closings for Feb. 20, 2019
The following area schools are closed Wednesday, Feb. 20, 2019, due to snow.
February 20, 2019 - 7:13am
February 8, 2019
Tackling the price of prescription drugs: Klobuchar holds series of roundtable discussions
Prescription drug costs continue to skyrocket every year, putting many in danger of having to choose between refilling their prescription or...
February 8, 2019 - 5:00pm
January 14, 2019
Rep. Craig to host first town hall Jan. 24 in Burnsville
U.S. Rep. Angie Craig will hold her first town hall meeting Thursday, Jan. 24 at Burnsville High School. Doors open at 6:30 p.m. with the meeting...
January 14, 2019 - 11:51am
November 9, 2018
Snow squall could dump 1-2 inches this morning, Nov. 9., 2018
A snow squall over eastern Dakota County and northwest Pierce County could dump one to two inches of snow Friday morning, Nov. 9, 2018, according...
November 9, 2018 - 9:46am
September 21, 2018
Update: State of emergency declared in Cannon Falls after Thursday's storm
The city of Cannon Falls was under a state of emergency Friday after a severe weather system Thursday night caused widespread damage across southern...
September 21, 2018 - 11:38am
July 6, 2018
UPDATE: Sewage dump temporarily closes Byllesby Beach; warning extended to 2 p.m. Friday, July 6
The sewage coming down the Cannon River has dissipated to the point people may again swim in Lake Byllesby. Goodhue County temporarily closed the beach Tuesday, July 3, following the discharge of up to 1 million gallons of sewage that day from the Northfield wastewater treatment facility....
July 6, 2018 - 4:17pm
March 29, 2018
Dakota County earns high marks in health rankings
Area counties ranked highly in their respective states based on more than 30 health-influencing factors and outcomes, according to the ninth...
March 29, 2018 - 12:00pm
Commission on Judicial Selection recommends First Judicial District candidates
ST. PAUL — The Commission on Judicial Selection announced today it is recommending three candidates to Gov. Mark Dayton for consideration to fill the current vacancy in Minnesota's First Judicial District. This vacancy will occur upon the retirement of the Honorable Michael...
January 29, 2018 - 2:59pm
January 25, 2018
'Everything's suspended': Future uncertain for Salvadorans living in Minnesota on TPS
Mauricio Trejo considers himself deeply Minnesotan. It's the state where he met his wife, where his two children were born and where most of...
January 25, 2018 - 8:00am
January 10, 2018
Mental health drugs carry a cost for Minnesota jails
A surge in the number people with mental health problems continues to strain to county jails, and in Goodhue County, the cost of managing their...
January 10, 2018 - 3:00pm
December 19, 2017
Once Upon a Time, in Warsaw Township ...
WARSAW TOWNSHIP—At the far western edge of Goodhue County sits a partially completed castle atop a small hill. It's made of stone and...
December 19, 2017 - 7:48am
September 1, 2017
Teachers dipping into their own pockets to provide back-to-school supplies
RED WING, Minn. — By the time the flurry of back-to-school bedlam begins to subside, the proverbial dust begins to settle, and the sun...
September 1, 2017 - 9:59am
August 18, 2017
State Patrol upping DWI enforcement for Labor Day
Minnesota State Patrol will be upping its DWI enforcement for the Labor Day holiday starting Friday, Aug. 18. More than 300 law enforcement agencies,...
August 18, 2017 - 3:57pm