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City of Farmington identifies top-paid employees


Just how much of the city's budget is wrapped up in salaries? We don't

have the entire list, but the city released a list of its top salaries in late January.

Minnesota state statute requires cities with a population of 15,000 or more to post the three highest base salaries and positions in the community on the primary home page of the community's website. Farmington complied by posting salaries Jan. 30, 2012.

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Michelle Leonard
Michelle Leonard started covering the Farmington community in June, 1994. Michelle earned her Bachelor of Science degree in Mass Communications: News-Editorial from Mankato State University in 1991. She is an active member of the Farmington American Legion Auxiliary Unit 189, and acts as the volunteer coordinator for the Minnesota Newspaper Museum which is open annually during the Minnesota State Fair. She has earned Minnesota Newspaper Association awards in Investigative Reporting, Local News Coverage, Feature Photography and Column Writing. 
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