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Farmington firefighters spent part of a recent training night digging out a buried fire hydrant that had been reported to the city. The fire department has asked residents to help keep hydrants clear of snow.

Firefighters ask for help digging out hydrants

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This winter's snow has been a hassle for a lot of people. Just imagine, then, how frustrated a firefighter would be if he or she couldn't attach a hose to a hydrant buried in snow while trying to put out a house fire.


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Michelle Leonard
Michelle Leonard joined the Woodbury Bulletin staff in November, 2014, after 14 years covering news for the Bulletin's sister publication, the Farmington Rosemount Independent Town Pages.  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 American Legion Auxiliary Clifford Larson Unit 189 of Farmington, and is the 2014-15 Third District President to the American Legion Auxiliary Department of Minnesota. Michelle is also 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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