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Slavik wins Dakota County District 1 commissioner race

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Farmington supported Christy Jo Fogarty in her bid to fill the open Dakota County District 1 commissioner seat, but that wasn't enough to earn her the win against Mike Slavik of Hastings.


Slavik won the local county commissioner race Tuesday with a total of 16,355 votes to Fogarty's 11,715 overall votes.

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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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