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First phase of Fairhills Estate approved in Farmington
Farmington Post Office to relocate, consolidate
'You are the future': Farmington seniors soak in commencement ceremony
Minnesota seniors warned about precious metals investment scam
Walz offers 'down payment' on making Minnesota the 'education state'
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Farmington High School fishing team starts inaugural season
Farmington's Robins climbs podium in all three events at state track
State run ends for Farmington softball
From Sweden to State
Tiger baseball falls to Rochester John Marshall to end season
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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Pick some sweet somethings: Strawberries season starts soon
New Aestheva brightens eyes with lash extensions
Forum Communications to purchase Rochester newspaper
Edward Jones Ranks Highest in Investor Satisfaction
Local Financial Advisor Honored for Performance
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Probate Notice: Christopher Joseph Dolejs 19HA-PR-19-414
Farmington ISD 192: Ad for Bids: Boiler for Akin Road Elementary School
Vermillion Township: Interim Ordinance-Solar Arrays
Empire Twp: Ordinance No. 510-G
EMPIRE TOWNSHIP Public Hearing 06/18/19 at 8:00 PM
Brett Ryan Urban
Arlene D. Sacks
Robert (Bob) Herrmann
George & Phyllis Betzold
George & Phyllis Betzold
FHS Class of 1993
Sophia Ecklund Panyk
Dr. Alexandra V. Fromme
Justin Olsen for Cottage Grove City Council
Editorial: Orange cone season is no joke
Viewpoint: Dakota County financial check-up
Editorial: Generation Z is ready for the world
Editorial: Some memories vets shouldn't have to bear
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April 24, 2019
Dakota County Board: Grant plan discussed, road project pushed back
The Dakota County Board of Commissioners discussed federal grant funding and urged the county's engineers to take another look at an upcoming...
April 24, 2019 - 8:00pm
May 17, 2018
Investigation ongoing into 60 cats' deaths near Farmington
A woman who took on rescuing at-risk animals was arrested after 60 dead cats and other neglected animals were uncovered at her Castle Rock rented...
May 17, 2018 - 12:00pm
December 1, 2017
Help at harvest: Neighbors aid Castle Rock farmer after he loses equipment in fire
When Jim Meyer's shed housing his tractors, wagons and combine went up in flames, his neighbors stepped in to make sure his harvest schedule...
December 1, 2017 - 8:00am
December 7, 2016
Banker recognized for decades of career and community service
After more than 60 years in banking, Castle Rock Bank President and CEO Dan Nicolai still sees life at a small bank as a series of opportunities....
December 7, 2016 - 12:30pm
November 5, 2015
Castle Rock Township sued over Islamic cemetery
Dakota Gardens was supposed to be a cemetery exclusively for Muslims, serving the needs of the local religious community for the next 200 years. The cemetery called for about two burials each week on 70 acres of land in Castle Rock Township. “Everything about it will be simple,...
November 5, 2015 - 6:14am
March 23, 2015
New faces on township boards in Castle Rock, Eureka
Voters in area townships made two changes to their roster of elected officials and filled one available seat March 10, but otherwise township elections offered little in the way of drama. The changes came in Eureka Towship, and Castle Rock Township. In Castle Rock, challenger...
March 23, 2015 - 12:31pm
September 19, 2014
Castle Rock couple finally enjoying the fruits of their labor
The trees at Castle Rock Orchard are not what you might imagine when you picture an orchard. There are no spreading branches, no rolling hills...
September 19, 2014 - 1:27pm
May 8, 2014
May Day traditions live on at Castle Rock school
May 1 was a gloomy, cool, drippy and overcast day. But to the kids at Prairie Creek Community School in Castle Rock, it was another cheerful...
May 8, 2014 - 11:34am
December 11, 2013
One hurt in single-car accident Dec. 10 in Castle Rock
A 31-year-old Prior Lake man was airlifted after sustaining serious injuries in a Tuesday morning accident on Highway 50 in Castle Rock. Farmington Fire/Rescue responded to the report of a single-vehicle accident near the intersection of Highway 50 and Blaine Avenue at 12:01 p.m.,...
December 11, 2013 - 2:13pm
July 1, 2013
Castle Rock park gets a facelift
A little baseball field tucked away along County Road 50 in Castle Rock is getting some new attention this summer. The Castle Rock Country Side...
July 1, 2013 - 2:58pm
April 4, 2013
Marshall woman airlifted after a Castle Rock crash
A 16-year-old Farmington boy received minor injuries when his Chevy Blazer was broadsided by a Jeep Patriot driven by a 43-year-old woman Thursday...
April 4, 2013 - 6:27pm
March 2, 2013
Castle Rock Township asks again: Elect or appoint a clerk?
When they go to the polls on March 12, Castle Rock voters will be asked to vote on whether the township's clerk position should be elected or appointed. Again. The township has asked residents for their opinion on the position several times since 2009. Township chair Drea Doffing...
March 2, 2013 - 7:25am
July 16, 2012
CapX2020 power line project breaks ground, heads this way
Even though the CapX2020 Brookings County-Hampton project has broken ground, area residents will not start to see construction until sometime next spring. It's been a couple of years since much has happened with the project, but that doesn't mean the project has gone by the wayside....
July 16, 2012 - 7:12am
May 20, 2012
New Dakota County ordinance targets party hosts
Southern Dakota County residents who provide a residence or location for people younger than 21 to come together and consume alcohol will be held responsible as of June 1, according to a newly-adopted social host ordinance. At its regular meeting this week, the Dakota County Board...
May 20, 2012 - 7:41am
May 10, 2012
Castle Rock family's home is named a 2012 Century Farm
Little Brynley Kuhn is still a toddler, but she's definitely got farming in her blood. It could be because, in her very young age, she's known...
May 10, 2012 - 7:01am