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August 15, 2018
Henry Fox is shown with some of his six children and 19 grandchildren who have all participated in Dakota County 4-H programs and some were members of the Happy-Go-Getters Dakota County 4-H Club that he and his wife, Katie, founded in 1939 at Dakota County Fair in Farmington. Photo courtesy of Fox family
Honoring a fair legend: Dakota County Fair Board dedicates Fox 4-H arena
August 15, 2018 - 7:00pm
Mike Hazard (left) from Minneapolis explains one of his photos from the HAFA Farm to Maggie Paynter, Red Wing Arts board member, during a reception on Aug. 10, 2018. His work is hanging at the Red Wing Depot. Steve Gardiner / RiverTown Multimedia
Photos illustrate life of Hmong farmers
August 15, 2018 - 6:00pm
August 10, 2018
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
July 27, 2018
Volunteers are the bedrock of Rosemount’s Leprechaun Days 10-day summer festival. Donna Wohlers, president of Rosemount Lions Club (right), and her daughter Stacy Johnson organize the popular kiddie parade where youngsters dress up in costumes and decorate wagons and tricycles. Kara Hildreth / Contributor
Volunteers, not luck, make it happen
July 27, 2018 - 5:00am
July 20, 2018
Rosemount resident Nicola “Nicky” MacQueen is famous locally for serving up savory homemade meat and breakfast pies baked with love from her food truck Nitch’s Kitchen where three family generations make scratch recipes from her homeland of New Zealand. Kara Hildreth / Contributor
Rosemount foodie bakes homeland food
July 20, 2018 - 7:49am
July 16, 2018
Dia Her stands in front of her tool shed on her five-acre parcel of land on the HAFA farm along Highway 52.  Steve Gardiner / RiverTown Multimedia
HAFA farmer takes pride in produce
July 16, 2018 - 5:00am
July 13, 2018
Kim and Jeff Walton of Farmington both grew up in the South and share their love for barbecue as certified judges for the Kansas City Barbecue Society. Submitted photo
A taste of the South: Farmington couple now certified BBQ judges
July 13, 2018 - 12:00pm
July 12, 2018
Rosemount Middle School art student Amelia Zaske drew the winning design for the 2018 Rosemount Leprechaun Days button. She holds the button artwork and showcases her favorite tiger painting and a recent pencil drawing.  Kara Hildreth / Contributor
Young artist creates Leprechaun Days button
July 12, 2018 - 5:00am
July 3, 2018
Mitchell Conzemius (far right) of Hastings High School was among the students who earned trips to Washington, D.C., through Dakota Electric.Pictured with him are  (L-R): Jacob Widen, Michelle Quan, Emily Hull and Sarah Most. Submitted photo
Local students return from D.C. trip
July 3, 2018 - 10:00am
July 2, 2018
Ben Taylor attended the Father of the Year Awards June 11 in New York City with his wife, Tiffany, and their children. Taylor's son Brad (left) wrote an essay that won his father the title of Ashok C. Sani All-Star Dad. Submitted photo
An 'All Star' Father's Day
July 2, 2018 - 5:41pm
June 13, 2018
Library system announces poetry winners
June 13, 2018 - 9:56am
June 8, 2018
Shraon Rogge of Farmington was diagnosed with cervical cancer in 2009 and is now cancer free. She said the important thing people fighting cancer should remember is that they are not alone, she said there is always someone who has been through a similar experience. Submitted photo
Little things in life made fighting cancer easier
June 8, 2018 - 12:00pm
June 7, 2018
Lilah Kelley was diagnosed with stage 4 high risk neuroblastoma when she was 14 months old but has now been cancer free for three years. Growing up with cancer she thought all children went through the same experience and considered her treatment a normal part of life. Submitted photo
Mom said cancer diagnosis was a complete surprise to them
June 7, 2018 - 10:51am
May 2, 2018
Nedda and Amelie Raine are eighth-grade students who recently helped design and edit the novel "Chasing Ophelia," written by Denis LaComb. The girls became interest after reading the novel their mother, Vida Raine of Farmington, was editing. Photo courtesy of Vida Raine
Young readers: Local author releases 10th novel
May 2, 2018 - 6:00am
April 27, 2018
Matthew Condon (center)  is an eighth-grader at Rosemount Middle School. Condon, who has earned 120 merit badges through the Boy Scouts, is going to apply for the Eagle Scouts at the end of April. Condon is going to be submitting a project that combines four cabinets, that he helped build, that hold various items that benefit students and families in his community. Photo courtesy of Sheila Condon
Above and beyond: One Rosemount student is helping his community
April 27, 2018 - 5:00am