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Final push begins for police deptartment toy drive


It’s that time of the year when Farmington police chief Brian Lindquist holds his breath just a little bit.

He’ll be able to breathe easier come Saturday, after another Toys for Town gift drive is over and done. But in the days before wrapping and distribution, Lindquist is always a little anxious there might not be enough donations to go around.

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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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