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January 10, 2018
The Goodhue County Adult Detention Center. File photo
Mental health drugs carry a cost for Minnesota jails
January 10, 2018 - 3:00pm
December 21, 2017
Dakota County to join lawsuit against opioid manufacturers
December 21, 2017 - 5:00pm
December 7, 2017
Small Sums Executive Director Terre Thomas holds work shoes Nov. 9, 2017, that are available to homeless clients starting new jobs. The organization’s University Avenue office houses dozens of pairs of work shoes and pants. Michael Brun / RiverTown Multimediaplay button
'Small Sums' add up: Organization supplies homeless workers with job essentials
December 7, 2017 - 6:27pm
November 10, 2017
Joe Atkins
Joe Atkins Viewpoint: Is Amazon Coming to Dakota County?
November 10, 2017 - 8:45am
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 17, 2017
Jacque Vialla Meier overcame injuries from a ghastly car wreck in 2004 to graduate from nursing school. She also ran in this year's Twin Cities Marathon. Submitted photo courtesy of Ray Viall.
Her own two feet: Hastings survivor of deadly '04 crash completes Twin Cities Marathon
October 17, 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
September 6, 2017
Nicholas Orion Carlson, 35. Photo courtesy Dakota County Sheriff's Office
Man charged with attempted murder in Farmington shooting
September 6, 2017 - 3:21pm
August 31, 2017
John Cheever of Rosemount showed off his 1950 Dodge pickup truck painted in a custom bright turquoise blue he mixed in his garage. Cheever was among participants in the 29th Southern Cruzers Summer Spectacular car show Saturday, Aug. 26, at the Dakota County Fairgrounds. Kara Hildreth / contributor
Spectacular sights: 29th Southern Cruzers Summer Spectacular
August 31, 2017 - 5:00pm
August 4, 2017
Mark Lofthus, economic development director with Dakota Electric, says utilities companies can play a role in economic development to partner and facilitate site readiness and attract industrial development such as data centers. He spoke to Farmington officials July 27, 2017. Photo by Kara Hildreth / contributor
Farmington ripe for landing data center
August 4, 2017 - 8:54am
August 1, 2017
Lucifer Vincent Nguyen / Dakota County Jail
Authorities arrest homicide suspect; Nguyen captured late July 31 in Blaine
August 1, 2017 - 11:32am
Lucifer Vincent Nguyen / Dakota County Jail
Stolen car in Mendota Heights shooting located in Lake Elmo
August 1, 2017 - 11:29am
June 23, 2017
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Teen driver crash rates remain above average in Minnesota and Wisconsin
June 23, 2017 - 7:00am
May 10, 2017
Rosemount woman accused of stealing thousands in senior party funds
May 10, 2017 - 2:49pm
March 6, 2017
Woody Harrelson took a moment during their busy day on set to take a photo with the movie extras. Pictured are, from left,  Matthew Regis, Zach Loken, Woody Harrelson, Jeffrey Leopold and Ryan Googins. (Submitted photo)
Dakota County deputies catch a break on the big screen
March 6, 2017 - 8:00am
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