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Farmington library is looking for some good friends


Friends do a lot for one another. They help make tough decisions. They give support. They even help out with a few dollars, now and then.

It’s little wonder, then, that branch manager Barbara Svoboda would like to see a Friends of the Library group re-establish itself at the Dakota County Library in Farmington.

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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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