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Legislators host listening session, discuss legislative priorities
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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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Castle Rock Township: Public Hearing 01/28/19
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Douglas L. Bonar
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George & Phyllis Betzold
FHS Class of 1993
Sophia Ecklund Panyk
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Letter: Slaten shows his true partisan colors
Editorial: A call for civility on Facebook comments
Viewpoint: Dakota County year in review
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January 3, 2019
Here are the new words Merriam-Webster added in 2018
English is a language that is constantly evolving, and every year, new words are added to the dictionaries. This past year, Merriam-Webster...
January 3, 2019 - 5:00am
December 17, 2018
Dayton's legacy is as champion for Students, teachers and schools
When Gov. Mark Dayton and I took office in 2011, Minnesota faced a $6 billion shortfall, and the state's public schools had weathered more...
December 17, 2018 - 2:00pm
September 7, 2018
Capitol Chatter: Rural guy in big cities for a reason
ST. PAUL—Almost every morning when I come to work, part of the trip is on a 10-lane-wide stretch of freeway. It is a long ways from my...
September 7, 2018 - 7:00am
August 14, 2018
Walz, Johnson win governor primaries; to face off in fall
ST. PAUL -- Jeff Johnson and Tim Walz will be Minnesotans' choices for governor this fall. "I think we sent a message, people want something...
August 14, 2018 - 10:07pm
August 12, 2018
Editorial: Time to vote in the primary
If you're thinking about skipping Tuesday's primary election, think again. Our representative form of government uses primaries for two main...
August 12, 2018 - 7:00pm
August 10, 2018
Interest in Minnesota primary seems high
REDWOOD FALLS, Minn.—Minnesotans are interested in the primary election. Almost triple the number of early ballots have been cast compared...
August 10, 2018 - 2:53pm
Minnesota Attorney General Swanson denies pressuring employees to work for campaign
ST. PAUL—Minnesota Attorney General Lori Swanson denies allegations that an aide hired workers in her state office to do campaign work....
August 10, 2018 - 2:22pm
August 3, 2018
Minnesota GOP governor candidates come with differences
ST. PAUL—Minnesota Republicans should know something about their two major governor candidates in the Aug. 14 primary election. Jeff Johnson...
August 3, 2018 - 3:40pm
July 27, 2018
Capitol Chatter: Minnesota struggles in dealing with sex offenders
ST. PAUL—Dealing with sex offenders has been one of Minnesota's most difficult problems for at least 15 years.
July 27, 2018 - 10:32am
Editorial: Make a difference, make a statement -- run for office
Are you fed up with government? Perhaps you feel just the opposite — you're happy with the way things are going locally, across the state...
May 27, 2018 - 7:49am
May 23, 2018
Dayton vetoes most legislative session work
ST. PAUL -- The veto pen found found most legislation Minnesota lawmakers passed this year. Gov. Mark Dayton announced Wednesday, May 23, that...
May 23, 2018 - 4:38pm
May 17, 2018
Dayton vetoes tax bill over school funding, as promised
ST. PAUL — The Minnesota Legislature has three days left to pass bills, and nearly all major legislation remains in limbo. On Thursday, May...
May 17, 2018 - 12:39pm
May 10, 2018
Minnesota Senate passes $20 million opioid bill
ST. PAUL—Minnesota would collect $20 million from opioid painkiller makers and distributors under Senate-passed legislation. "We cannot...
May 10, 2018 - 6:35pm
May 9, 2018
Minnesota Senate chairman: 'Not one nickel more' for bonding
ST. PAUL—Gov. Mark Dayton needs to accept a smaller public works bill, the Minnesota Senate chairman in charge of the issue says. "I don't...
May 9, 2018 - 5:51pm
May 2, 2018
Minnesota House GOP: Borrow $825 million for public works projects
ST. PAUL—Repairing, not building, is a public works priority for Minnesota House Republicans. Instead of constructing lots of new buildings, they propose fixing roofs, painting peeling walls and other such routine but needed work. The House public works plan, to be funded by...
May 2, 2018 - 6:56pm