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It's 'Adults playing Army' this weekend at the fairgrounds


Everybody has a hobby. Some people collect stamps. Some people have gardens. And some people crawl across the ground on their stomachs and point guns at other people.

That's what the reenactors of the World War II Historical Reenactor's Society do. It's a hobby, says reenactor Jon Boorom, for "history nerds." And he's one of them.

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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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