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August 14, 2018
Tackling transgender talk openly: Local church leaders aim for broader discussion of issues
August 14, 2018 - 5:00am
August 13, 2018
Hastings American Legion Commander Jim Lehmann says the organization is here for veterans, current military and their families. Kelsey Roy / RiverTown Multimedia
Stepping up for veterans and families: Lehmann is Post 47 commander
August 13, 2018 - 7:00pm
August 12, 2018
Construction crews excavating a basement for a proposed home in Nininger Township in 2017 prompted an investigation when they discovered human remains. Researchers and neighbors later identified the property as the former Rose Hill Cemetery site. Maureen McMullen / RiverTown Multimedia
Digging into Rose Hill history
August 12, 2018 - 5:00pm
August 10, 2018
With a variety of insrtuments the U.S. Air Forces Central Band, Starlifter members show off their musical skills during their visit to the 386th Air Expeditionary Wing Feb. 25, 2018. The band will perform at 7-8:30 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 16, at Hastings' Veterans Memorial Levee Park. Senior Airman Cynthia Spalding / U.S. Air Force
Air Force band to perform in Hastings
August 10, 2018 - 5:00am
Jeanne (left) and John Segar give their two service-dogs-in-training treats on July 30, 2018, in Woodbury. Hannah Black / RiverTown Multimedia
Helping paws: Woodbury couple raises service dogs
August 10, 2018 - 5:00am
August 8, 2018
The Dakota County Fair runs through Aug. 12 in Farmington. Kara Hildreth / Contributor
Dakota County Fair in full swing. Here's the schedule for the rest of the week
August 8, 2018 - 2:42pm
Nine men and women were inducted into the American Ski Jumping Hall of Fame at the St James Hotel, Saturday night. Members of the United States Ski Jumping team were present as well as coach Alan Alborn, USA Nordic Executive Director Bill Demong and President of Friends of the American Ski Jumping Hall of Fame Scott Smith. Cate Zenzen/ RiverTown Multimedia
Olympians land into Ski Jumping Hall of Fame
August 8, 2018 - 9:51am
August 7, 2018
NBC's "The Voice" finalist and Minnesota native Kat Perkins headline A Little Summer Jam, performing in front of a lively crowd Aug. 4, 2018. Kelsey Roy / RiverTown Multimedia
Rocking with Always Lucy Strong: A Little Summer Jam in Hastings marks 2nd year
August 7, 2018 - 7:00pm
August 6, 2018
Goodhue County Historical Society volunteer Jim Edlund hosts "Are You Smarter than a 1940s Goodhue County student?" at the rural schoolhouse during the 2017 fair. Photo courtesy of the Goodhue County Historical Society
Go old school at the fair: Goodhue County Fair is Aug. 7-11 in Zumbrota
August 6, 2018 - 5:00am
Booths from various organizations line the walking path for the Party in the Park July 26, 2018, to teach passersby about local wildlife, geology and more. Kelsey Roy / RiverTown Multimedia
Photos: Celebrating local parks
August 6, 2018 - 5:00am
August 3, 2018
Capt. Dawanna Witt, the fair chief with Dakota County Sheriff’s Office, and Farmington Assistant Fire Chief Jeffrey Allbee said they extend Minnesota hospitality to the New York firefighters coming Sunday, Aug. 5, as part of  “The 9/11 Never Forget Mobile Exhibit” at the Dakota County Fair. The exhibit will be open free Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday. Kara Hildreth / Contributor
Join the salute: Parade will escort mobile 9/11 exhibit
August 3, 2018 - 5:00am
“The 9/11 Never Forget Mobile Exhibit” honors those who died Sept. 11, 2001, while responding to the terrorist attacks. This statue is of Stephen Siller, who ran nearly three miles wearing heavy gear to the scene and died in collapse of the Word Trade Center twin towers. Submitted photo
Undeterred heroes: 'Never Forget Memorial' coming to Dakota County Fairgrounds
August 3, 2018 - 5:00am
The Irrigators team includes Mary Strommen (left), Josiah Trost, Caden Miller, Micah Trost and Ella Luskey. Walter Jung is not pictured. They will demonstrate their engineering feat at 6:30 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 9, in the Dakota County Fair 4-H Building. Submitted photo
Irrigators up to the (Rube Goldberg) challenge
August 3, 2018 - 5:00am
August 2, 2018
Annual fundraiser for ALS set for Aug. 4 in Hastings
August 2, 2018 - 5:00am
August 1, 2018
Linda Grufman of Maplewood, Minn., shows off her ride during the tractor parade at Little Log House Antique Power Show. The tractor, once "a piece of junk," was restored by her husband, Rick, to replicate a "jungle cat Cub Cadet tractor." Grufman said the ride was her birthday present. Cate Zenzen / RiverTown Multimedia
It began with a Little Log House. Antique Power Show keeps them coming back
August 1, 2018 - 7:00pm
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