Sections

Weather Forecast

Close

Latest

November 17, 2017
Minnesotans tough on Franken incident
November 17, 2017 - 12:01pm
Minn. roundup: Florida men convicted of credit card skimming; Man pleads guilty to lewd Minn. State Fair conduct
November 17, 2017 - 11:00am
Elected Minnesota officials surround U.S. Sen. Al Franken on Oct. 29, 2014, as Democrats launch a pre-election tour. On Thursday, Nov. 16, 2017, many women political leaders criticized Franken for reports that he treated a female entertainer inapprorpiately. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Franken no stranger to upsetting women
November 17, 2017 - 9:25am
Audiences and associated theater executives have long praised SimpleGifts for staying true to its roots and exceeding expectations year after year. The group includes, in the front row, (from left to right): Amy Courts, Heather Moen and Billy-O. Back row: Laura McKenzie, Billy McLaughlin and Karen Paurus. Submitted photo
Six-piece ensemble offering 20 performances this holiday season
November 17, 2017 - 9:11am
November 16, 2017
Maddie Mackinac - volleyball. Alec Hamilton / RiverTown Multimedia
Irish athletes sign collegiate letters of intent
November 16, 2017 - 8:00pm
The Farmington community and volunteers of business leaders, pastors and residents celebrated the Port Aransas truck sendoff with games, food and a Farmington Police escort for the Rosemount semi-truck packed with donations of cleaning supplies, small appliances, pet food and wood, windows and doors donated from Dakota County Lumber in Farmington. Kara Hildreth / contributorplay button
Farmington's Drop in the Bucket campaign sends goods to city hit by hurricane
November 16, 2017 - 11:19am
Reid Erickson lives with a traumatic brain injury after he broke his neck from a wartime explosion in Afghanistan. Today his service dog Milton acts as a protector and wears a vest in public and aids Erickson when he is home alone. “I don’t say he is my dog, I say I am his human,” Erickson said. Kara Hildreth / contributor
Farmington veteran finds support from loving service dog
November 16, 2017 - 8:45am
November 15, 2017
Minn. roundup: Deer harvest up 10 percent; Suspect charged in Mall of America knife attack
November 15, 2017 - 10:00am
November 14, 2017
State Sen. Dan Schoen, DFL-St. Paul Park, was accused of sexual harassment by multiple women in Minnesota politics, according to a MinnPost report published Nov. 8. A Senate staff also filed a complaint against him Nov. 14. Forum News Service file photo
Female Senate staffer charges that Schoen sent her sexual photo in 2015
November 14, 2017 - 9:47pm
Sarah Clifton of Duluth presses an "I Voted" sticker on her coat Tuesday, Nov. 7, 2017, after voting at the Duluth Public Library. Bob King / Forum News Service
U.S. high court to hear Minnesota political apparel case
November 14, 2017 - 2:45pm
Minn. roundup: Mall of America says stabbing incident 'isolated'; more state news stories
November 14, 2017 - 9:06am
November 13, 2017
Major Gen. Jon Jensen was installed as 31st Adjutant General of Minnesota National Guard on Nov. 4, at a special ceremony in St. Paul. He was sworn in by Gov. Mark Dayton. Jensen served as Commanding General of the 34th Red Bull Infantry Division in Rosemount. He succeeds Major Gen. Richard Nash. Photo courtesy of Minnesota National Guard
Rosemount leader sworn in to lead Minnesota National Guard
November 13, 2017 - 7:17am
November 12, 2017
Chuck Brooks viewpoint: Help start the holiday season, send off the RHS marching band
November 12, 2017 - 8:55am
November 10, 2017
Sen. Dan Schoen, D-St. Paul Park. Courtesy photo / Dan Schoen
Sexual harassment allegations against Sen. Schoen, Rep. Cornish erupt at Minnesota Capitol
November 10, 2017 - 9:57am
Joe Atkins
Joe Atkins Viewpoint: Is Amazon Coming to Dakota County?
November 10, 2017 - 8:45am
randomness