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    3 hrs ago | Roseville Review

    Cosette Jaeger, 9, left, and Montana Jaeger, 7, both of Inver Grove Heights, hold up their second and first place trophies, respectively, after sweeping the Dakota County Fair pre-teen talent competition this year.

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  2. FEMA rejects Dakota County for disaster declarationRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | TwinCities

    The federal government has denied Minnesota's request to add Dakota County to a disaster declaration for recent severe storms and flooding.

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  3. FEMA rejects Dakota Co. for disaster declarationRead the original story

    Wednesday | Marshall Independent

    The federal government has denied Minnesota's request to add Dakota County to a disaster declaration for recent severe storms and flooding.

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  4. Feds reject adding Dakota County to storm disaster declaration; Minnesota plans appealRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 27 | Star Tribune

    ST. PAUL, Minn. - The federal government has denied Minnesota's request to add Dakota County to a disaster declaration for recent severe storms and flooding.

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  5. Keep political parties out of judicial electionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 26 | Star Tribune

    ... before the GOP faithful knew that MacDonald, a Twin Cities family law attorney, had been arrested last year in Dakota County for suspicion of drunken driving and resisting arrest. Her case is scheduled to go to trial next month. In addition, since ...

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  6. Elk: A thinning herd in exurban areasRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 26 | Star Tribune

    ... where an elk had stretched the wire and stuck its head through. Smith, the only elk farmer that he knows of in Dakota County, raises elk at a time when many farmers in Minnesota have given up. Smith attributes that partly to wild fluctuations in the ...

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  7. Drug war asset forfeitures draw scrutinyRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 26 | Star Tribune

    In May, agents from the Dakota County Drug Task Force raided five homes suspected of being marijuana grow houses, as part of an operation in the southern suburbs.

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  8. Video: Exploring a Hmong land cooperativeRead the original story

    Sunday Aug 24 | Twin Cities Daily Planet

    ... and recently lauched the HAFA Farm-a 155 acre incubator and research farm located in Vermillion Township in Dakota County. Hmong farmers can get access to farmland near metropolitan areas, and large tracts of lands will be preserved for food ...

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  9. Maribelle PlathRead the original story

    Monday Aug 25 | Sentinel

    ... was a constant and proud mother of six who thoroughly enjoyed homemaking. She also liked her time spent with Dakota County Peace Officer Training, where she worked as an administrative assistant. You always saw her with a beautiful smile on her ...

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  10. Two Charged In Connection With S. St. Paul AssaultRead the original story

    Monday Aug 25 | CBS Local

    ... were charged Monday in connection with the assault of a 51-year-old male in South St. Paul. According to the Dakota County Attorney James Backstrom 22-year-old Desean Lamont Thomas, of St. Paul, was charged with one count of second degree attempted ...

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  11. ATF Agents Train For Next StandoffRead the original story

    Monday Aug 25 | CBS Local

    ... members volunteer for the special assignments are on call at a moment's notice. In an unused warehouse in Dakota County, the ATF's agents are being trained for the next big crisis. In the training scenario, an armed man holds his girlfriend hostage ...

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  12. Dakota County, South St. Paul plan open house to share details of improvement projectRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 25, 2014 | Patch.com

    As planning begins for the Southview Boulevard and 3rd Avenue Improvement Project, the city of South St. Paul and Dakota County are hosting a public open house to share the project schedule and process, identify opportunities for public and stakeholder involvement, and gather public input on traffic concerns, transit facilities, pedestrian ... (more)

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  13. Like bike riding & puzzles? Be a friend to MichelangeloRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 18, 2014 | Patch.com

    ... is to win the lottery! For more information: Michelangelo is waiting for a mentor through Kids n' Kinship in Dakota County. To learn more about this agency, contact Kids n' Kinship at www.kidsnkinship.org or 952-892-6368. For more information about ...

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  14. Couple charged in South St. Paul drive-by shootingRead the original story

    Monday Aug 25 | Star Tribune

    ... show, while Harris faces a single count of second-degree assault. Bond for Thomas, who is being held at the Dakota County jail in Hastings, was set at $750,000. His next court appearance is scheduled for Sept. 2. The shooting occurred about 11:45 ...

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  15. Two Charged in South St. Paul Drive-By ShootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 25 | KSTP

    ... "This is another example of senseless gun violence that easily could have claimed the life of the victim," Dakota County Attorney James Backstrom said. Harris and Thomas were arrested the next day. A Dakota County judge set bail at $750,000 without ...

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  16. Leader: Tools from military work for policeLeader: Tools from...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 25 | St. Cloud Times

    ... get (a suspect) to come out if we had a hostage or barricaded subject, maybe an active shooter situation." Dakota County has one of seven Mine-Resistant Ambush Protected vehicles. Sheriff Dave Bellows said it's an armored vehicle to protect officers ...

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  17. Minnesota police: Military gear is misunderstoodRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 24 | The Wichita Eagle

    ... get (a suspect) to come out if we had a hostage or barricaded subject, maybe an active shooter situation." Dakota County has one of seven Mine-Resistant Ambush Protected vehicles. Sheriff Dave Bellows said it's an armored vehicle to protect officers ...

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  18. Ramble Jam 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 23 | 102-5 The Fox

    Ramble Jam 2014 on September 12th and 13th at the Dakota County Fairgrounds in Farmington! Ramble Jam features Sam Hunt and Blackjack Billy, Lost Highway plus MANY more!

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  19. Police see benefits from military gear; critics fear how it could alter tacticsRead the original story

    Saturday Aug 23 | TwinCities

    ... from being shot if they have to get close to an armed suspect or to rescue a hostage, for example, said Dakota County Sheriff Dave Bellows, whose agency has one for the Multi-Agency Assistance Group (MAAG), a SWAT team made up of sheriff's deputies ...

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  20. Dakota County police blotterRead the original story

    Saturday Aug 23 | Star Tribune

    Drug activity. An adult was arrested for possession of marijuana and drug paraphernalia after being involved in a property damage accident on the 15400 block of Frost Path.

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