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April 14, 2017
Two paintball players struck by lightning Friday
April 14, 2017 - 1:39pm
Dakota County law enforcement officers are handing out CELLslips to people caught texting behind the wheel as part of a county-wide crackdown on distracted driving April 10-23. The nylon sleeve blocks incoming signals from reaching the phone inside. Jennifer Steichen / Independent Town Pages
County cracks down on distracted driving
April 14, 2017 - 1:00pm
James Galland (left) is pictured with the Metro Transit Chief John Harrington.
Galland honored for Metro Transit service
April 14, 2017 - 8:13am
April 13, 2017
Hastings City Hall (File photo)
Public safety committee reaches sexual predator ordinance decision
April 13, 2017 - 4:00pm
Minnesota Wild fans celebrate after a goal in the third period against the Colorado Avalanche at the Pepsi Center in Denver on April 6, 2017. Isaiah J. Downing / USA TODAY Sports
Minnesota Wild, police warn against buying fake playoff game tickets
April 13, 2017 - 2:13pm
Commissioner Mike Slavik addresses a crowd at the State of the County Address on April 5. Photo by Michelle Wirth
Positive outlook in State of County
April 13, 2017 - 1:50pm
LuAnn Morrison describes the technology in the radiographic/flouroscopy room. Michelle Wirth/RiverTown Multimedia
Regina opens $6.4 million Medical Imaging department
April 13, 2017 - 1:05pm
Cold Weather Rule protections end April 15
April 13, 2017 - 8:52am
April 12, 2017
It takes a hardy vine to survive in the Midwest. Although Falconer Vineyards in Red Wing mainly uses cold-hardy grapes developed by the University of Minnesota such as Frontenac, grape crops are not guaranteed each year. When the vines produce, they can result in some award-winning wine. Maureen McMullen/RiverTown Multimedia
A Best of Minnesota toast: Area wineries make statewide top 10 list
April 12, 2017 - 4:00pm
Cinnamon, Tim and Jocelyn Roche stand in the new Bella Pizza location after being closed for about five months. Katie Nelson / Bulletin
Bella is back: Pizza joint opens at new Cottage Grove location
April 12, 2017 - 3:38pm
Erik Micheal Akervik
Minnesota roundup: Burnsville teacher accused of sexually explicit communication with student
April 12, 2017 - 10:53am
Clarence Hicks
Kentucky man sentenced in Pierce County for hiding a corpse
April 12, 2017 - 10:47am
Jurgens reaches agreement with MnDOT for Highway 316 speed limit
April 12, 2017 - 8:00am
April 11, 2017
Minnesota roundup: Duluth shipyard employee injured working on freighter in February dies; Missing central Minnesota man found
April 11, 2017 - 1:00pm
Construction on a new six-legged roundabout at Keats Avenue, East Point Douglas Road and Highway 61 in Cottage Grove will take place this summer. Submitted graphic
Ravine renovations, roundabout ready to go in Cottage Grove
April 11, 2017 - 11:59am