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Shopping season begins for insurance policies
Farmington parks commission, council to talk city pool
Shining on stage and the field: Farmington High School's Hunter Conrad juggles theater, baseball
Drop in the Bucket campaign takes off: Farmington adopts Texas town torn apart from Hurricane Harvey
Farmington school district may redraw boundaries
crime and courts
Students clear out invasives; replace with native plants
Farmington girls' tennis falls in second round of team sections
Tigers soccer teams ready themselves for sections
Tigers girls' swimming downs Apple Valley 95-91
Tigers fall short in homecoming comeback, lose to Burnsville 35-27
Q&A: It's flu season — here's what you need to know
'Sisterhood' offers empathetic ear following cancer diagnosis
Health briefs: Yoga classes offered in Hastings; Telemedicine program comes to western Wis. hospitals
Historic home tour planned Sept. 24 in Red Wing
Ramble Jam entertains in Farmington
arts and entertainment
CitiBank Federal Savings v. Robert McCarty
PennyMac Holdings vs. Wade Raddatz
Wells Fargo Bank vs. John Berg
New Penn Financial v Timothy Parker
Wilmington Trust v Brian Hehr
Helen Arlene Judd
Marjorie J. Hennek, 80
Cassandra "Sandy" Kaufman, 54
Sharon K. Mingo, 72
A view from an economist: Trump UN speech on trade and jobs
Viewpoint: Poll gives legislators input on residents' thoughts
Wild Side column: Sweetness attracts stingers
Editorial: Expect that school bus to stop
Letter: City pool a staple of the community
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October 13, 2017
Cold weather rule takes effect Oct. 15
MINNEAPOLIS — The Minnesota Cold Weather Rule takes effect Sunday, Oct. 15, and Xcel Energy wants to ensure that residential customers who need assistance paying their energy bills this winter can get help they need. Under the rule, income-eligible customers are protected from...
October 13, 2017 - 2:32pm
October 12, 2017
Missing Hastings woman found in River Falls unharmed
A vulnerable adult missing from Hastings since Oct. 4 was found in River Falls Monday night. The Bureau of Criminal Apprehension said Amanda...
October 12, 2017 - 8:53am
October 6, 2017
Vulnerable Hastings woman, 22, reported missing
Police are asking for the public's help to find a vulnerable Hastings woman who has not been seen for two days. The state Bureau of Criminal...
October 6, 2017 - 2:14pm
October 3, 2017
Minn. roundup: Sex offender case rejected; Minnesota River 'strains under pressure'
WASHINGTON—The U.S. Supreme Court will not hear a Minnesota case challenging a state law that allows sex offenders to remain locked up...
October 3, 2017 - 9:01am
October 2, 2017
'Stork' award: Public safety recognized for help in baby's surprise home delivery in Farmington
Baby Noah Marthey squealed with delight while being held by his mother inside Farmington City Hall chambers. Maybe it was his way of thanking...
October 2, 2017 - 8:45am
September 30, 2017
An army of one: Farmington veteran Marilyn Anderson honored for volunteerism
Army veteran Marilyn Anderson of Farmington was honored with a Veterans Voices Award Sept. 11 at the University of St. Thomas Anderson Student...
September 30, 2017 - 7:03pm
September 26, 2017
MnDOT: Watch for farm equipment on highways
Motorists traveling on Minnesota highways this fall need to be aware of large farm equipment transporting crops to markets, grain elevators and...
September 26, 2017 - 8:00am
September 25, 2017
Minn. roundup: Driver pleads guilty to DWI crash that killed St. Paul singer; more state news stories
MINNEAPOLIS—An Apple Valley, Minn., man has pleaded guilty to killing a St. Paul woman in a car crash after drinking and driving last summer in Minneapolis. Israel Delos Santos, 30, pleaded guilty Friday, Sept. 22, to one count of criminal vehicular homicide—driving with...
September 25, 2017 - 11:05am
September 20, 2017
Rural areas continue to see higher rates of impaired driving
Metropolitan areas in Minnesota and Wisconsin have seen significant declines in the number of impaired driving offenses, but the rate of drunken...
September 20, 2017 - 11:07am
Impaired in the north country: Chronic drunken drivers plague Minn., Wis. roads
Bart Bartos knew he needed to stop drinking. The River Falls-area man had already been convicted 10 times of impaired driving and was beginning...
September 20, 2017 - 11:06am
September 19, 2017
Cochran to close homeless shelter in Hastings
After two years of uncertainty, a homeless shelter for single men in Dakota County will close Dec. 1. Cochran Recovery Services in Hastings announced it will discontinue its residential housing program, citing losses of up to $80,000 per year. The move will affect 32 residents. "They'll...
September 19, 2017 - 8:00am
September 12, 2017
Minn. roundup: Dylan to return for October concert; Graffiti vandals strike new St. Croix River bridge
ST. PAUL—Bob Dylan will return to the Twin Cities for the first time in three years when he headlines St. Paul's Xcel Energy Center on...
September 12, 2017 - 9:36am
September 6, 2017
Minn. roundup: State Fair breaks attendance record again; Predatory sex offender being sought
FALCON HEIGHTS, Minn.—This year's Minnesota State Fair was yet another record-breaker. Attendance over the 12 days this year was 1,997,320,...
September 6, 2017 - 9:16am
August 29, 2017
Minn. roundup: Hopkins man charged with ax-murdering neighbor; St. Paul man charged in bystander's shooting
Hopkins man charged with ax-murdering neighbor MINNEAPOLIS — A 24-year-old Hopkins man has been charged with killing his 67-year-old neighbor...
August 29, 2017 - 11:13am
Up with the birds: Washington County birders treated to a year of rarities
An unobtrusive pair of birds with heavy rounded beaks and a hue brighter than a Blue Jay has made its home in scrubland at the edge of Hamlet...
August 29, 2017 - 11:13am