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January 4, 2018
Photo illustration by Gary Meader / Forum News Service
MINNESOTA MADE: Enjoy some movies shot in the Land of 10,000 Lakes
January 4, 2018 - 8:04pm
Rosemount farm loses chickens, barn in blaze
January 4, 2018 - 3:20pm
Rosemount High School alumni talk with students during a recent computer science event. Michelle Wirth / RiverTown Multimedia
Computer science program invites alumni back for a day
January 4, 2018 - 7:49am
January 3, 2018
Minnesota state Senate President Michelle Fischbach tells reporters on Dec. 13, 2017, that she plans to serve both as a senator and lieutenant governor. She automatically moved into that position at 11:59 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 3, 2018, when Lt. Gov. Tina Smith resigned to become U.S. senator. Don Davis / Forum News Service
'Acting lieutenant governor' quiet first day on job
January 3, 2018 - 6:29pm
Vice President Mike Pence reenacts the oath of office he earlier Wednesday, Jan. 3, 2018, gave to Tina Smith. Holding the family Bible is her husband, Archie, and their sons and wives are with them. Right of Pence is U.S. Sen Amy Klobuchar, with former Vice President Walter Mondale next to her. Smith's father, Harlan Flint, is on the left. U.S. Senate photo
Smith becomes Minnesota U.S. senator
January 3, 2018 - 5:11pm
January 2, 2018
Then-U.S. Sen. Al Franken listens to a question from Minnesota Farrmers Union President Doug Peterson Aug. 21, 2014, at the Minnesota State Fair. He resigned from the Senate on Tuesday, Jan. 2, 2018. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Smith set to be Minnesota’s next senator as Bachmann considers running
January 2, 2018 - 3:51pm
Jay Haugen of Farmington said tiny house residents are people who can enhance a city. “These are folks you want to have in your community who volunteer, shop local and have community gardens and are part of life,” he said. Kara Hildreth / contributor
Living larger life in 'tiny house': Superintendent advocates for Farmington to lead Tiny Home movement
January 2, 2018 - 7:47am
January 1, 2018
Farmington City Council Member Katie Bernhjelm works for the Minnesota Vikings and is excited Minnesota will soon host the 2018 Super Bowl. After the team won the division, she holds hope for the team’s potential to make history and compete in their stadium. “Minnesota should be really proud of that and that it is even a possibility right now, and it would be exciting to bring it home here to Minnesota.” Kara Hildreth / contributor
Farmington council member works for the Vikings and bleeds purple
January 1, 2018 - 7:06am
December 30, 2017
Rosemount City Council approves Dakota Broadband fiber network
December 30, 2017 - 5:11pm
December 25, 2017
Farmington officer Gary Tipton stands inside police headquarters alongside the department's new K-9, Odin, a 1-year-old Belgian Malinois dog from the Netherlands. Odin will assist with missing persons and drug cases. The two will start training in March 2018. Kara Hildreth / contributor
Oh, Odin: Farmington PD welcomes new K-9
December 25, 2017 - 7:49am
December 24, 2017
Rosemount resident Joe Skalicky and 17-year-old Dawson Van Delist, his girlfriend's son, built and installed a new "Little Free Library" at Claret Park to replace one that police believe was destroyed by arson in October. Photo Submitted by Myra Van Delist.
Rosemount residents replace destroyed Little Free Library
December 24, 2017 - 5:00pm
December 21, 2017
Dakota County to join lawsuit against opioid manufacturers
December 21, 2017 - 5:00pm
Minn. fire deaths up 30 percent this year
December 21, 2017 - 9:19am
December 20, 2017
Harold Gifford and June Schoen reflect on their brother, Quinten, whose remains were recently identified. Quinten Gifford died aboard the USS Oklahoma during the attack on Pearl Harbor. Youssef Rddad / RiverTown Multimedia
Remains of Minnesota sailor, killed at Pearl Harbor, to be laid to rest
December 20, 2017 - 7:49am
December 19, 2017
In this file photo, Dr. Ed Ehlinger speaks April 14, 2017, to the media about opiate overdoses. On Tuesday, Dec. 19, Ehlinger resigned as commissioner of the Minnesota Department of Health. Robb Jeffries / Forum News Service
Minn. health chief abruptly resigns amid reports that nursing home complaints not investigated
December 19, 2017 - 2:20pm
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