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News in Dakota County, Minnesota

Minnesota Dairy Industry Crowns 61st Princess Kay of the Milky Way
Wed, 20 Aug 2014 19:20:00 -0700

ST. PAUL, Minn., Aug. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Jeni Haler, a 19-year-old college student from Norwood Young America, Minn., representing Carver County, was crowned the 61st Princess Kay of the Milky Way in an evening ceremony at the Minnesota State Fairgrounds, August 20.   Haler will serve as the official goodwill ambassador for more than 3,600 Minnesota dairy farm families. Jeni is the ...

Three People Injured in Car-Semi Crash in Stutsman County
Thu, 21 Aug 2014 05:22:24 -0700

Three people are being treated for injuries suffered in a car-semi crash in Stutsman County, North Dakota, Wednesday night. 

South news briefs: Free vaccinations coming up next week
Tue, 19 Aug 2014 14:10:41 -0700

Norm and Lori Pint have been named the 2014 Scott County Farm Family of the Year.

The University of Minnesota builds a dream on gravel
Sat, 09 Aug 2014 14:44:50 -0700

Truck traffic is constant at the Dakota Aggregates mine on Hwy. 46 near Rosemount. It's the revenue engine of the University of Minnesota's UMore Park.

Hennepin, Ramsey Added To Disaster Declaration
Thu, 21 Aug 2014 13:38:28 -0700

Hennepin and Ramsey counties have now been added to a presidential disaster declaration for damage from flooding and severe storms this summer. Gov. Mark Dayton's office says adding the two counties means 37 counties and three tribal governments are now eligible to receive federal and state aid to recover from damage to public infrastructure. Dakota County is still assessing its damages.

UMN student's death draws first-degree murder charges against couple
Tue, 29 Jul 2014 16:30:33 -0700

A Dakota County grand jury has upgraded the murder charges against two people accused of killing University of Minnesota student Anarae Schunk.

Education notes: News from schools near you
Sat, 09 Aug 2014 22:15:57 -0700

Education notes DAKOTA COUNTY -- Lakeville schools is accepting applications for "distinguished alumni" who will be honored during homecoming.

Temps Heat Up at the Minnesota State Fair
Thu, 21 Aug 2014 05:59:54 -0700

It's a steamy afternoon on day one of the Minnesota State Fair. The day started with heavy rain in the morning, but the weather dried up for fairgoers. Temperatures will approach 90 degrees Thursday afternoon, and along with the heat and humidity comes a Heat Advisory, according to Chief Meteorologist Dave Dahl. He says there could be some thunderstorms starting Thursday evening, around dinner ...

Wednesday, August 13, 2014 3:00 pm
Wed, 13 Aug 2014 13:09:15 -0700

This year’s wheat harvest is off to a slow start, according to North Dakota State University Cass County Extension Agent John Kringler.

Arrest made, 31 years later, in slaying of S.A. man
Thu, 14 Aug 2014 18:50:32 -0700

Robert Archie Otteson, 53, will be charged with murder for the Sept. 30, 1983, slaying of Francisco Narvaez, according to an arrest warrant affidavit. Police connected Otteson to the slaying via DNA after searching his home several months ago and recovering a shirt from his garbage can, according to KMSP-TV in Minnesota.