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Steve Wilson is happy with the work he's done


As December winds to an end, so does the term of city council member Steve Wilson. After six years on the council, Wilson sat at the council table one last time Monday night.

The third-place finisher in the 2004 election, Wilson was appointed to council to fill a seat vacated when then-council member Kevan Soderberg assumed the mayor's post. He sought re-election in 2006 and was successful in his bid, but in 2010 he finished third again and lost his seat to Jason Bartholomay.

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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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