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Minnesota roundup: Burglars swipe $30K in tools from St. Paul school's auto shop, principal's car
RHS junior wins logo design competition
Minn. transportation funding debate enters third verse
Planning Commission okays CDA townhome complex on Akron Avenue
Minnesota roundup: Brainerd day care center license revoked after child found wandering; Dayton vetoes co-op bill
crime and courts
Baseball preview: Lanoue, Maldonado give Irish strong 1-2 punch
Boys basketball: Second-half surge sends Irish to section finals
Softball preview: Primed for a turnaround
Girls basketball: Lightning strike again in section finals
Basketball: Second-half surge sends Irish to section finals
Carpet care 101: How to refresh after a brutal winter
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
arts and entertainment
CITY OF COATES: 2017 Budget Summary
POSTPONED SALE: Homeservices Lending vs Farley; 16-0267-FC01
AD FOR BIDS: Dakota County Project 97-183
Wells Fargo Bank vs Fowler
Mortgage Electronic Registration Systems, Inc. vs Coles
Richard D. Martin, 67
William H. Geraghty, 86
Todd A. Hochsprung, 52
Scarlet A. Wagner, 7
Robert "Bob" Sender, 68
Letter: Responding to Clausen’s letter to the editor
Chuck Brooks: I wear my sunglasses in winter
Letter: Thanks to the Rosemount community for support
Chuck Brooks: Playing by the rules during Lent
Chuck Brooks: Memories of St. Patrick's Day in Fox Lake resurface
Real Estate Showcase
January 22, 2016
County manager plans to retire
Brandt Richardson, Dakota County manager/administrator since 1992, announced last week that he will retire in May. Richardson’s retirement...
January 22, 2016 - 5:59am
January 5, 2016
Schouweiler will not seek another county board term
Nancy Schouweiler, Dakota County Commissioner for District 4 and current board chair, announced Tuesday that she will retire from the Dakota...
January 5, 2016 - 12:35pm
September 10, 2015
Nitrate levels cause concerns in Dakota County wells
Tim Figge won’t let his grandchildren drink water from his home. Like a growing number of Minnesotans, the Dakota County resident has seen the nitrate level in his private well water increase to unsafe heights. In 1988, nitrate in his well at his home registered below 1 milligram...
September 10, 2015 - 6:14am
August 28, 2015
County's electronic-crimes unit is coming on strong
In 2013, Roger Holland told police he found his pregnant wife, Margorie, dead at the foot of the stars of their Apple Valley home. Right away,...
News/crime and courts
August 28, 2015 - 10:24am
August 20, 2015
Dakota County Fair Photos
Check out our photos from the last week at the Dakota County Fair.
August 20, 2015 - 1:46pm
August 16, 2015
Looking back: Governor helped celebrate centennial at 1965 fair
50 years ago From the Aug. 12, 1965 edition of the Dakota County Tribune Second story added to Dakota County Electric The expansion program at the Dakota County Electric Co-op is well underway. Berglund & Johnson, Minneapolis, general contractors, are erecting...
August 16, 2015 - 8:00am
August 13, 2015
Editorial: Expand fishing options on the Vermillion River
The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources is considering a change to fishing rules on the Vermillion River. They hope to draw more people to the aquatic and wildlife management areas near Farmington. We think it’s a great idea. The DNR has put a lot of time and effort...
August 13, 2015 - 1:09pm
August 2, 2015
Looking back: 'Bounding Rubes' were a big fair attraction in 1940
50 years ago From the July 29, 1965 edition of the Dakota County Tribune 4-H building addition nearly complete The county 4-H building addition at the Dakota County Fairgrounds at Farmington nears completion. Melvin Mahler of South St. Paul with the cement contractors...
August 2, 2015 - 8:00am
July 19, 2015
Looking back: 'Electrified cow visited in 1940
50 years ago From the July 15, 1965 edition of the Dakota County Tribune Centennial Fair premium books being distributed The Dakota County Centennial “Free” Fair premium book comprising 175 pages in a special issue was ready for distribution July 12. A total...
July 19, 2015 - 8:00am
July 16, 2015
July 4th shotgun incident results in charges
A 52-year-old Rosemount man has been charged with one count of intentionally discharging a firearm that endangered the safety of another and recklessly discharging a firearm following a Fourth of July incident. According to a complaint filed in the Dakota County Attorney’s...
News/crime and courts
July 16, 2015 - 12:17pm
July 12, 2015
Looking back: County population was 40,000 in 1940
50 years ago From the July 8, 1965 edition of the Dakota County Tribune Rosemount educator electrocuted in July 4 home flag raising The elementary director of the Rosemount public school system, Raymond O. Waldon, 34, met instant death by electrocution in a July...
July 12, 2015 - 8:00am
July 9, 2015
Pet of the Week: Zoe 101
Zoe is an elegant 2-year-old tuxedo cat who is looking for a new forever home. She is very friendly, affectionate and playful, with short, silky...
July 9, 2015 - 12:44pm
Pictures, not poultry at the Dakota County Fair
You will find photos, not feathers, in the poultry barn at the year’s Dakota County Fair. With a statewide ban on poultry exhibitions...
July 9, 2015 - 11:40am
June 25, 2015
Pet of the Week: Sweet as a Cupcake
Cupcake is a very sweet and mild mannered 1-year-old long-haired cat. She loves attention and just wants to be wherever the people are. She can...
June 25, 2015 - 2:23pm
Spring Lake Park trail extension still cause for concern
Last spring, a handful of landowners near Spring Lake Park fought Dakota County in meetings, behind closed doors and in court. The county wanted...
June 25, 2015 - 12:15pm