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Pleasant Hill Library is offering fitness kits as part of a pilot program. Michelle Wirth / RiverTown Multimedia
Fitness Kit pilot program in full swing at Pleasant Hill Library
11 hours 14 min ago
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Teen driver crash rates remain above average in Minnesota and Wisconsin
12 hours 14 min ago
June 9, 2017
Construction on a roundabout at Jamaica Avenue and 70th Street was completed last summer. Katie Nelson / Bulletin file photo
Rise of the roundabout
June 9, 2017 - 8:00am
June 6, 2017
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Lewis House and 360 Communities lose $168,500 in funding
June 6, 2017 - 12:50pm
May 30, 2017
Pictured with Kenneth Nelson (center) are Mike Schutt (from left), Jamie Stevens, Ryan McGraw and John Townsend. Submitted photo
Nelson awarded for lifesaving acts
May 30, 2017 - 9:30am
May 10, 2017
Rosemount woman accused of stealing thousands in senior party funds
May 10, 2017 - 2:49pm
May 4, 2017
Recycle boat wrap for free
May 4, 2017 - 2:00pm
May 3, 2017
Dakota County Sheriff Tim Leslie said he and County Attorney James Backstrom plan to "vigorously defend" his department's practice of DNA sample collection in a lawsuit the American Civil Liberties Union of Minnesota filed in April 2017. Photo by Katrina Styx.
ACLU sues Dakota County sheriff over DNA collection
May 3, 2017 - 4:09pm
April 19, 2017
Strong wind in 2012 fell this tree in Farmington. File photo
Be prepared: Sheriff reminds residents to observe Severe Weather Awareness Week
April 19, 2017 - 2:00pm
April 18, 2017
A crew from the Department of Natural Resources stocked the Vermillion River with 3,000 rainbow trout on Friday, April 7, including at several spots at Rambling River Park in Farmington. Stream trout fishing season in Dakota County begins Saturday, April 15. Matthew Steichen / Independent Town Pages
DNR stocked trout ahead of last weekend's opener
April 18, 2017 - 12:00pm
April 14, 2017
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
April 13, 2017
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
April 3, 2017
County rejects CTIB dissolution plan
April 3, 2017 - 12:00pm
March 28, 2017
Hastings Relay for Life reboots for 2017
March 28, 2017 - 1:00pm
March 22, 2017
Organization urges: ride a bike every day in April
March 22, 2017 - 8:00am