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Riverview Elementary students solve a cookie caper


Someday, there may just be a police detective who solved his or her first “crime” in fourth grade, thanks to one afternoon at Riverview Elementary School.

Fourth graders in Constance Will’s gifted and enhanced learners class at RVES got their first taste of crime solving Monday afternoon when Farmington police officer Shawn Scovill and school liaison officer Brianna Larson came in for a visit.

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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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