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January 10, 2018
Report of holstered firearm puts Dakota County Technical College on lockdown
January 10, 2018 - 2:33pm
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 21, 2017
Dakota County to join lawsuit against opioid manufacturers
December 21, 2017 - 5:00pm
December 19, 2017
Vern Jason Mouelle, 23, of Brooklyn Park, Minn., was arrested Tuesday, Jan. 24, 2017, in Mounds View in connection with the murder of Senicha Marie Lessman, 25, of Eagan. Mouelle was convicted Dec. 18 for the murder of Lessman and her unborn child. Courtesy photo / Dakota County Sheriff's Office
2 life sentences for Minn. man who murdered woman, unborn child
December 19, 2017 - 11:14am
December 8, 2017
Desiree Collins was taking her garbage Sept. 23, 2017, when she was attacked by a St. Paul police dog looking for a male burglary suspect, according to a federal lawsuit she filed on Wednesday, Dec. 6. Police body camera footage shows an officer trying to pull Collins away from the K-9 as the dog was biting her. Courtesy image / St. Paul Police Department
Woman sues after bite from St. Paul police dog searching for burglary suspect
December 8, 2017 - 9:59am
November 14, 2017
Sarah Clifton of Duluth presses an "I Voted" sticker on her coat Tuesday, Nov. 7, 2017, after voting at the Duluth Public Library. Bob King / Forum News Service
U.S. high court to hear Minnesota political apparel case
November 14, 2017 - 2:45pm
November 8, 2017
Ravenna Township incident ends in arrest, felony charge
November 8, 2017 - 7:30pm
November 2, 2017
Rosemount police posted a photo of an early-morning fire engulfing the Claret Park Little Free Library Oct. 27 with a request for information about the fire, which they believe to have been caused by arson. Rosemount Police Department / Facebook.
'Labor of love' lit on fire: Rosemount police seek information on torched Little Free Library
November 2, 2017 - 8:45am
November 1, 2017
Law enforcement from multiple agencies flooded a Farmington neighborhood Tuesday, Oct. 31, to respond to a report of a suicidal woman. Kara Hildreth / contributor
Police: Farmington woman dies by suicide after seven-hour standoff
November 1, 2017 - 10:39am
October 25, 2017
Body found in Prescott last week
October 25, 2017 - 10:02am
October 22, 2017
Training leaders said the protest response training exercise helps law enforcement learn in the most realistic way possible how to best respond and work through protest situations that can move from a safe protest to violent. Kara Hildreth / contributor
Dakota County law enforcement train on protest response
October 22, 2017 - 10:00pm
October 2, 2017
Las Vegas attack leaves Farmington native in critical condition
October 2, 2017 - 5:29pm
September 27, 2017
Rosemount couple sentenced for role in elaborate fraud scheme
September 27, 2017 - 10:27am
As Minnesota and Wisconsin grapple with solutions to further curb impaired driving, repeat drunken drivers continue to find their way onto the road. Youssef Rddad / RiverTown Multimedia.
At a crossroads: Repeat impaired drivers continue to slip through the system
September 27, 2017 - 8:45am
September 18, 2017
Spencer Curtis McAloney (left), Dylan Michael Lovick and Mitchell Dayton Stearns
Three men accused of violent Rosemount robbery
September 18, 2017 - 7:29pm
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