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The new 4,700 foot trail segment includes a steel truss bridge. Photo courtesy of the City of Hastings
New trail segment in Hastings completes 10-mile scenic circuit
1 hour 9 min ago
Commanding Brig. Gen. Jon Jensen at the National Guard in Rosemount is honored to be the 2017 Leprechaun Days parade marshal and will also be in the Minnesota State Fair parade as the 34th Infantry Division celebrates its 100th anniversary this year. Kara Hildreth / contributor
Guard commander to grand marshal
4 hours 55 min ago
July 19, 2017
Judge says Dayton wrong when he 'effectively abolished the Legislature'
20 hours 41 min ago
Minnesota teen, missing for 40 years, proven as victim of serial killer John Wayne Gacy
July 19, 2017 - 11:41am
Minn. roundup: Insurance company refunding $315,000 to Minnesota drivers
July 19, 2017 - 10:21am
Rosemount Police Chief Mitchell Scott made a plea at the city’s annual budget work session to add a detective and patrol officers to keep up with the investigative case load and relieve pressure the current police force. Photo by Kara Hildreth / contributor
Rosemount police chief makes plea for more officers
July 19, 2017 - 9:16am
July 18, 2017
Central Park's splash pad in Rosemount was recently voted among The Top 10 Best Splash Pads in the Twin Cities. The splash pad opened July 2014 to offer summer fun with a variety of nozzles that spray water upward from a rain desk, along with a moving Water Journey maze. Photo by Kara Hildreth / Contributor
Celebrate summer at the Central Park splash pad
July 18, 2017 - 8:24am
July 17, 2017
Police arrested Jonathan Michael Erickson, 49, on suspicion of murder after the body of Allan Bishara Aguilar was found in a St. Paul garage on Friday, July 14, 2017. (Courtesy of the Ramsey County Sheriff's Office)
Minnesota man accused of killing man, hiding him in garage for month
July 17, 2017 - 4:05pm
Quick reminder of limited vehicle services in Minnesota
July 17, 2017 - 3:33pm
Rosemount City Council approved an increase in the Rosemount Fire Relief Association's annual pension fund July 5, 2017. The total compensation for on call firefighters will be $28 per hour, which is 93.3 percent of the Dakota County average compensation. Kara Hildreth / contributor
Council approves boost to firefighter pensions
July 17, 2017 - 10:19am
July 16, 2017
Minnesota grouse drumming counts up 57 percent
July 16, 2017 - 7:08am
July 14, 2017
Dakota Electric employees Mike Fosse and Jane Siebenaler join David Ranallo and Christov Churchward of Great River Energy and Bill and Mike Forbord of Schmitty & Sons in unveiling Minnesota's first electric school bus. They unveiled the eLion Friday, July 7, 2017, in Lakeville. Kara Hildreth / RiverTown Mulitmedia Contributor
Minnesota's first e-bus hits the road
July 14, 2017 - 7:17am
July 13, 2017
Rosemount City Council has approved purchasing playground equipment from St. Croix Recreation to be installed at Greystone Park this summer. Neighbors and parks youth commission worked alongside Rosemount Parks Commission to select the equipment. Image courtesy of city of Rosemount
A true neighborhood park: Residents help select Greystone Park equipment
July 13, 2017 - 10:13am
July 12, 2017
Need a license? Get it now
July 12, 2017 - 12:00pm
July 6, 2017
It's a messy point to make, but Holly Hatlewick of the Renville County Soil and Water Conservation District made it by showing the different water infiltration rates in soils that range from low to high organic content. She used a rainfall simulator to make the point during the cover crops meeting in Renville on Thursday. Tom Cherveny / Forum News Service
Cover crops catching on
July 6, 2017 - 7:47pm
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