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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
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
Gymnastics: Irish gear up for section meet against No. 1 North
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
SUM PROC 1-24-2017
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
February 15, 2017
Red Wing nudges into first place in $500K contest
In an update posted to the Small Business Revolution's Facebook page, Red Wing has moved into first place in the voting for a $500,000 downtown...
February 15, 2017 - 3:51pm
January 3, 2017
Three teens robbed at gunpoint near Eagan High School
EAGAN, Minn. — Three teenagers were robbed at gunpoint Tuesday morning near Eagan High School, police said. The three juvenile victims told police they were involved in an attempted drug exchange at 9:35 a.m. with three other people in a parking lot at Northview Park, located northwest...
News/crime and courts
January 3, 2017 - 5:17pm
December 29, 2016
Thanks to Christmas rain, Twin Cities has wettest year on record
ST. PAUL — This year is going down as the wettest year on record in Minneapolis-St. Paul, tracing back to when the National Weather Service...
December 29, 2016 - 5:30am
November 11, 2016
Lebanon Hills closed periodically for controlled deer hunts
Several Dakota County parks will be closed periodically during November and December due to controlled deer hunts. Hunts are scheduled at Lebanon Hills Regional Park, Spring Lake Park Reserve, and Miesville Ravine Park Reserve. To ensure the safety of residents, the parks will be...
November 11, 2016 - 12:30pm
October 26, 2016
Minnesota roundup: Family of 4 found safe, but parents arrested; Biden to make campaign stop in northern Minnesota
MINNEAPOLIS—A Lakeville family of four missing since Friday was found safe in a car in Minneapolis on Tuesday morning — and the parents were later booked into jail, Lakeville police said. A Minneapolis resident spotted the parents and their two children, ages 4 and 7,...
October 26, 2016 - 10:22am
October 14, 2016
Inver Hills Community College seeking comments ahead of accreditation
Inver Hills Community College is seeking comments from the public about the college in preparation for its periodic evaluation by its regional accrediting agency. The college will host a visit March 20-22, 2017, with a team representing the Higher Learning Commission. Inver Hills...
October 14, 2016 - 5:19am
September 7, 2016
Household Hazardous Waste drop off scheduled for Sept. 10
Dakota County residents can drop off household hazardous waste at the city of Farmington Maintenance Facility, 19650 Municipal Drive, on Saturday, Sept. 10 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Household hazardous waste, household chemicals, and electronics will be accepted for free during the drop...
September 7, 2016 - 8:22am
June 25, 2015
Beware of cheap Dakota County Fair tickets
Be careful where you get your Dakota County Fair carnival passes this year. No matter how good a deal you get, they might not be worth what you’re paying for them. The fair discovered several of this year’s Passport to Fun vouchers missing from a package it received earlier...
June 25, 2015 - 12:58pm
April 9, 2015
Volunteer program made strides in first year
In 2014, Rosemount partnered with Apple Valley, Inver Grove Heights and West St. Paul to create a volunteer program. The aim of the program was to strengthen local services while getting people actively involved in the community. Nearly a year later, volunteer coordinator Diane...
April 9, 2015 - 1:38pm
September 5, 2014
New Lighthouse ministry shares food and love
Feeding people is the most basic way to help them. In June, Lighthouse Christian Church started a new ministry called Love Share in which the church fulfills that need. On the fourth Monday of the month, the Lighthouse Kingdom Expansion team provides groceries to individuals...
September 5, 2014 - 3:14pm
September 4, 2014
Volunteers needed for Whitetail Woods grand opening
When the gates to Whitetail Woods Regional Park open for the first time Sept. 27, it will be the first new regional park in Dakota County since...
September 4, 2014 - 11:49am
July 24, 2014
Restored prairie takes shape
When work started on the Rosemount Wildlife Preserve, the task was big. A hay field had to be turned into a natural prairie and a buckthorn-riddled oak forest had to be cleaned out. “The buckthorn was so dense you couldn’t walk through,” said Karen Schik, restoration ecologist...
July 24, 2014 - 11:55am
July 17, 2014
Plans progressing for high-speed rail
A project that would establish a high-speed rail line between Rochester and the Twin Cities is moving forward and Zip Rail project staff will host a series of public meetings to share updates on the project. Locally, a meeting will be held 5 to 7 p.m. July 30 at the Inver Grove...
July 17, 2014 - 11:00am
March 14, 2014
Oberumuller supports women
To the editor, March is Women’s History Month, and it’s important to celebrate women’s past achievements so that all of us can imagine and work for a future in which gender equity is the norm. Without such knowledge — for example, knowledge of American women’s successful...
March 14, 2014 - 2:46pm