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Members of the 2012 Farmington Ambassadors Program watched as the new Farmington Royalty float was unveiled May 10. The float will make its debut at the West St. Paul festival this weekend.

Farmington Ambassadors unveil a float fit for a queen (or nine)


In the past, Miss Farmington and her court have had to ride in three convertibles during parade appearances. That won't be the case come this weekend.

On May 10, the Farmington Ambassador Program -- the formal name for the royalty of Dew Days -- unveiled a new float at Farmington High School.

The float takes care of an occasional problem the Farmington Ambassador Program has come across over the past couple of years, co-chair Dori Seegar said.

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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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