Body Discovered In Eagan's Schulze LakeFire crews recovered the body, which county authorities say matched the description of a man who was seen exiting his vehicle and walking toward the beach Sunday afternoon.
Burnsville Lake Drowning Victim Identified As Amanuel KirosOfficials say a missing person report at a Burnsville lake led to the recovery of a drowning victim Sunday.
Man Found Dead In Home After Witness Checking Welfare Says 3 People FledThe sheriff said that two suspects were arrested after authorities found the vehicle described, but a third person fled on foot.
Fmr. DOC Officer Randy Beehler Sentenced To Jail For Sexually Assaulting Female InmateA 54-year-old Foley man has been sentenced to several months in jail for sexually assaulting a female inmate while he worked as a corrections transport officer.
State Patrol Investigating Fatal Crash On Highway 316 In Dakota CountyThe Minnesota State Patrol says an investigation is underway Monday morning after a fatal crash in Dakota County.
Charges: Kathryn Joyce Threatened Eagan Neighbors With Machete, Cut Wires From Utility BoxA 32-year-old Eagan woman is accused of threatening neighbors with a machete and cutting wires inside a utility box, resulting in 50 or more people being without phone or internet service, according to charges filed in Dakota County.
Apple Valley Man, 34, Charged In One Of Dakota County's Largest Drug SeizuresAlphones Latrese Herron Jr., 34, faces three first-degree counts of aggravated controlled substance crime.
State Trooper Dashcam Captures Meteor From Geminid ShowerThe patrol said that an officer caught what appears to be a meteor streaking across the sky while patrolling in Dakota County Wednesday morning.
Record Numbers For Early In-Person Voting In Dakota CountyVoters left the polls in Burnsville Saturday afternoon saying they felt satisfied, almost as though a weight had been lifted from their shoulders.
How Are Absentee Ballots Counted?The Minnesota Secretary of State is reporting that more than 900,000 Minnesotans have already cast their ballots.
Couple Turns Former Dakota Co. Missile Site Into Their Home, Plan To Open Mediterranean Cooking SchoolDuring the Cold War, a piece of property in Dakota County served as a missile site and a launching pad. But in this week's Finding Minnesota, John Lauritsen shows us how its new owners are hoping to transition from missiles to Mediterranean cooking.
Dakota Co. Regional Chamber Of Commerce To Hold Free Drive-Through Mask Distribution Event For Local Businesses
Dakota Co. Employee Troy Withers Sentenced For False Timecards, Going To Racetrack Instead Of WorkingA 46-year-old Oakdale man has been sentenced for falsely recording his hours worked and mileage reimbursement claims while working as a probation agent for the Dakota County Community Corrections.
Sexual Misconduct Charges Dropped Against Fmr. Burnsville Swimming Coach After Hung JuriesAuthorities had accused Alfred John O’Neill, 63, of having a sexual relationship with an underage swimmer in the 1980’s.
Dakota County Officials Open Up To Road Safety Concerns From CommunityDakota County Commissioner Joe Atkins held a town hall meeting Saturday. He wanted to talk about road safety and hear people's concerns and questions. Residents said they've told county leaders before they're worried about the issue, and say they feel elected county officials aren't don't enough to fix the problem.