Dakota County Employs Goats To Rid Parks Of Invasive SpeciesThe park crews in Dakota County are using goats to get rid of plants that are out of control. Some are already hard at work at Lebanon Hills Visitor Center.
Charges: Woman Ran Ex's Vehicle Off RoadA woman is facing multiple charges after she allegedly ran her ex's vehicle off the road following an argument.
Charges: Employee Swindled Over $110K From Insurance CompanyA Shakopee man is facing charges after allegedly stealing thousands from his former company through forged checks.
Atty’s Office: Woman Won’t Serve Prison Time In Home Day Care DeathA 63-year-old Apple Valley woman has been sentenced in the death of an infant at her home day care in 2014, according to the Dakota County Attorney’s Office.
Charges: Dakota County Jail Inmate Kicked Deputy In Face, Tried To Take TaserA woman faces assault charges after allegedly kicking a deputy at the Dakota County Jail and trying to take another deputy's Taser.
Charges: Disgruntled Fmr. Worker Threatens To Bomb Eagan Blue CrossA 48-year-old Eagan man is accused of threatening to bomb a Blue Cross Blue Shield location because he was mad about getting fired, according to charges filed in Dakota County.
Dakota Co. Sheriff’s Home Struck By Stray BulletAuthorities are investigating after Dakota County Sheriff Tim Leslie’s home was struck by a stray bullet early Saturday morning.
Man Sentenced To Over 7 Years In South St. Paul StabbingA West St. Paul man has been sentenced to 94 months in prison in connection with a fatal stabbing that occurred in South St. Paul last fall.
State Patrol: 1 Dead, 1 Seriously Injured In Dakota Co. CrashOne woman is dead and a man is seriously injured after a crash in Dakota County Saturday.
1 Teen Killed, 2 Others Seriously Injured In Dakota County CrashA crash in Dakota County left one teen dead and two others seriously injured Friday afternoon.
White House Identifies 5 Minn. Counties As Critical Drug-Trafficking RegionsThe designation as a high-intensity drug traffiking area gives the counties federal resources to help coordinate and develop drug control efforts both federally and state-wide.
Woman Charged As Accomplice In Lakeville Girls' DisappearanceA Minnesota woman has been convicted of helping a mother hide her two teenage daughters from their father. A jury in Dakota County deliberated about an hour Thursday before convicting Deirdre Evavold on six counts of depriving the rights of a custodial parent.