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Farmington city officials get a safety lesson


A workshop for Farmington City Council and city commission members on Monday wasn’t designed to be depressing, but it was meant to make them think, “what if?”

Farmington police officers Andrew VanDorn and Matt Hendrickson conducted a workplace safety presentation Monday. The two officers had done a similar presentation for city staff in the past.

It was, VanDorn told city officials, “a wake-up call.”

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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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