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Update: Two found dead in Rosemount home Friday
Minnesota farm loan program wins approval in time for spring
Parents learn how to detect teen drug use in Top Secret project
Minnesota roundup: Head-on crash kills Pequot Lakes man; 5 more state news stories
Chili cook-off and family bingo night will raise funds for Leprechaun Days
crime and courts
Gymnastics: Schlie makes it five state trips in a row
DCTC baseball: Blue Knights play earliest outdoor game in state history
Boys basketball: Another split brings Irish to 10-10
Swim and dive: Satnik, Toenges first against Shakopee
Girls hockey: Irish bow out to top seed Eastview
Moon Glow lights up the night
Hot Air Affair Parade lights up downtown
In the air with the Hudson Hot Air Affair
Photos: Hot Air Affair Friday morning launch
How to decorate after the holiday season
arts and entertainment
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Homeservices Lending, vs Florendo
Margaret A. Raub, 92
Gene Barthel, 69
Jan E. Altenburg, 57
Boots Turek, 67
Chuck Brooks: Musings on what happens in between
Letter: Planes, trains, increased overall traffic and mining 24/7
Opinion: Minnesotans should have a more affordable choice for health insurance
Chuck Brooks: A day in the life of Willy
Chuck Brooks: Getting ideas from my brain to your news page
Real Estate Showcase
October 25, 2012
Board moves morgue services to Hennepin County
For more than 20 years, the morgue on the lower level of Regina Medical Center has served as the Regional Medical Examiner's Office for a number of area counties, including Dakota. That will change as of Jan. 1. At its regular meeting this week the Dakota county Board of Commissioners...
October 25, 2012 - 8:00am
April 26, 2010
Three killed in Monday accident in Vermillion Township
Three people were killed in an accident involving an SUV and a semi tractor-trailer Monday afternoon in Vermillion Township. According to witnesses the SUV was ahead of the semi headed southwest on County Road 47 near Goodwin Avenue at 12:20 p.m. The witness told Dakota County Sheriff's...
April 26, 2010 - 4:51pm
September 17, 2009
Supreme Court censures, suspends Dakota County judge
The Minnesota Supreme Court followed the recommendation of a three-member panel and publicly reprimanded Dakota County Judge Timothy Blakely for his behavior during his 2002-03 divorce proceedings. The Supreme Court censured and suspended Blakely for six months without pay. In...
September 17, 2009 - 3:38pm
August 14, 2009
Land goes back to nature at DCTC
The landscape around Dakota County Technical College has slowly been changing. What used to be huge expanses of green grass has been turned into wild prairie. The college hasn't gotten lazy about its weeding and mowing. It's changing its landscape on purpose. As part of its Green...
August 14, 2009 - 3:37pm
April 13, 2009
Dakota County Consolidated Plan 2008 ActionPlan
NOTICE TO ANNOUNCE START OF PUBLIC COMMENT PERIOD This notice is to announce the beginning of a twelve-day (12) public comment and review period for amendment to Dakota County's Consolidated Plan 2008 ActionPlan. A substantial amendment to the Plan will be made following the public...
April 13, 2009 - 4:01pm
Dakota County Board of Commissioners March 17, 2009
Summary of Proceedings Dakota County Board of Commissioners March 17, 2009 The Dakota County Board of Commissioners met at 9:03 a.m. on Tuesday, March 17, 2009, in the Boardroom, Administration Center, Hastings, Minnesota. All County Board members were present. The minutes of...
April 13, 2009 - 3:55pm
April 3, 2009
Bids: Pavement Markings
DAKOTA COUNTY TRANSPORTATION DEPARTMENT DAKOTA COUNTY, MINNESOTA Notice is hereby given that sealed bids will be received at the Empire Transportation Facility at 2800 160th Street West, Rosemount, MN.55068-1628 until 2:00 PM on Tuesday April 28, 2009 at which time they will be...
April 3, 2009 - 1:06pm
March 27, 2009
Bids: Dakota County Traffic Signals
DAKOTA COUNTY TRANSPORTATION DEPARTMENT DAKOTA COUNTY, MINNESOTA Notice is hereby given that sealed bids will be received at the Empire Transportation Facility at 2800 160th Street West, Rosemount, MN.55068-1628 until 2:00 PM on Tuesday April 21, 2009 at which time they will be...
March 27, 2009 - 3:00pm
March 23, 2009
Dakota County Board, Feb. 24, 2009
Summary of Proceedings Dakota County Board of Commissioners February 24, 2009 The Dakota County Board of Commissioners met at 9:02 a.m. on Tuesday, February 24, 2009, in the Boardroom, Administration Center, Hastings, Minnesota. All County Board members were present except Commissioner...
March 23, 2009 - 2:55pm
March 20, 2009
More people reaching for plastic to pay county bills
Charge it! More and more Dakota County residents are using credit cards to pay their county bills. The Dakota Library System, in particular, is showing a dramatic increase in the use of the plastic cards. In 2008, the use of credit cards to pay for county services, including property...
March 20, 2009 - 11:56am
County market value down 5.3 percent
It is another indication of the tough economic times. Dakota County's total taxable market value, including new construction, is $441.1 billion in 2009.
March 20, 2009 - 11:55am
March 6, 2009
Dakota County Forfeitures
March 6, 2009 - 1:21pm
February 27, 2009
Dakota County Board, Feb. 3, 2009
Summary of Proceedings Dakota County Board of Commissioners February 3, 2009 The Dakota County Board of Commissioners met at 9:02 a.m. on Tuesday, February 3, 2009, in the Boardroom, Administration Center, Hastings, Minnesota. All County Board members were present. The minutes...
February 27, 2009 - 1:22pm
Bids: Dakota County Transportation Projects
DAKOTA COUNTY TRANSPORTATION DEPARTMENT DAKOTA COUNTY, MINNESOTA Notice is hereby given that sealed bids will be received at the County Treasurer-Auditor's Office at 1590 Highway 55, Hastings, MN until 2:00 PM on Tuesday, March 24, 2009 at which time they will be opened and read...
February 27, 2009 - 1:20pm
February 13, 2009
County attorney's actions questioned
A complaint has been filed against Dakota County Attorney James Backstrom for a chain of e-mails that played a role in a defense witness' decision to not testify at a murder trial. Backstrom denies any wrongdoing in the case. The case was at trial in November 2008 and involved Nicole...
February 13, 2009 - 12:00am