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Farmington pool plans will wait for now
Voters will narrow county commissioner field in primary
Farmington police report: July 25-August 1
Burnsville teen killed in accident on Highway 52
Vandals struck Farmington several last week
crime and courts
Farmington football: Husnik wins Ironman
Farmington girls cross country: Revels wants pack behind Peterson
Volleyball: SSC will provide new challenges for Tigers
Farmington American Legion baseball: Short-handed at sub-state
Farmington VFW baseball: Post 7662 knocked out of districts
New pastor followed a winding road to Trinity Lutheran
Farmington VFW Auxiliary gets national visit
Dakota County Fair is under way
Farmington library renovation nearly done
Big Buddha headed to Hampton
arts and entertainment
Jerry Erickson, 74
Delores C. Espeseth, 80
Velta J. Martin, 64
LuAnn S. Thill, 67
Mortgage Electronic Registration Systems, Inc. vs McLain
Homeservices Lending vs McPherson
Stacy & Brian Fleming vs. Wells Fargo Bank, N.A.
Mortgage Electronic Registration Systems, Inc. vs Yetzer
Mortgage Electronic Registration Systems, Inc. vs Hansen
Nathan's column: Looking on the bright side
Michelle's column: Slowing down long enough to be thankful
Editorial: Neighborhoods come together
Letter to the editor: Thanks for support at tournament
Letter to the editor: Points to consider
May 23, 2014
A dream delayed, but ultimately found for Farmington man
For a while, Josh Taylor convinced himself he was living his dream. He had moved from Australia to Arizona in 2001 to take a job designing golf courses with his childhood hero, Minnesota native Tom Lehmann. Work was good, and yet, in the back of his mind, there was always this feeling...
life / family
May 23, 2014 - 7:40am
May 22, 2014
Your weekend: Memorial Day events planned for this weekend
Thursday Farmington Wreath making American Legion Auxiliary Unit 189 and VFW Ladies Auxiliary Unit 7662 will gather to make poppy wreaths at 6 p.m., on May 22. The poppy wreaths will be placed on placed veterans’ graves for Memorial Day. All members are encouraged to participate....
life / events
May 22, 2014 - 2:03pm
May 20, 2014
Looking back: Girls from Farmington, Rosemount competed for 1964 Dairy Princess title
50 years ago From the May 14, 1964 edition of the Dakota County Tribune 13 contestants for Dairy Princess title Dakota County will have 13 contestants in the County Dairy Princess Contest on Thursday, May 14. The contest will be held at the Kon Tiki Club near Lakeville.... Contestants...
May 20, 2014 - 7:47am
May 15, 2014
Your weekend: World War II weekend at the fairgrounds
Thursday Wild Turkey Federation dinner The Vermillion Longbeards chapter of the National Wild turkey Federation will hold its annual banquet May 15 at Celts Pub in Farmington. Doors open at 5:30 p.m. and dinner starts at 7. There will be a live auction, silent auction, games,...
life / events
May 15, 2014 - 7:52am
May 13, 2014
Looking back: A reading room for men was suggested after Farmington went dry in 1914
50 years ago From the May 7, 1964 edition of the Dakota County Tribune Farmor store hosts grand opening May 7, 8 The Farmor Store under the management of Harold and Sandra Nelson of Farmington, invites the public to attend their grand opening on Thursday and Friday of this...
May 13, 2014 - 7:51am
May 9, 2014
Organized for Farmington: May news and notes
Farmington Food Shelf Saturday, May 10th marks the 22nd anniversary of one of America’s great days of giving: the National Association of Letter Carriers Stamp Out Hunger Food drive. Letter carriers walk through the community every day, often coming face to face with a sad reality...
May 9, 2014 - 7:04am
May 8, 2014
Postal food drive returns Saturday in Farmington
Mail carriers spend most of their time delivering, but as they make their rounds Saturday they hope to do more than a little picking up. Carriers in Farmington and Rosemount will join postal workers nationwide this weekend for the post office’s annual Stamp Out Hunger food drive....
life / events
May 8, 2014 - 11:12am
Fundraiser will help Hampton sisters who share a rare genetic disorder
Serenity and Kaylee Trezis are happy little girls who’ve been dealt a tough hand. The sisters have both been diagnosed with a rare genetic disorder called congenital disorders of glycosylation, also known as CDG type 1a. While the severity of the disorder varies from child to child,...
May 8, 2014 - 11:02am
May 2, 2014
Dakota City event will explore old-fashioned farming
Although the content isn’t exactly new, Dakota City Heritage Village will be host to a new event this weekend. The Origin of Food — Early Farming in Dakota County is a family event planned to showcase the farming methods that were used from the 1860s through the 1920s. It is...
life / events
May 2, 2014 - 7:39am
May 1, 2014
Document destruction program has proved popular in Farmington
At 10:05 a.m. Saturday, a long line of cars stretched out of the Farmington City Hall parking lot and down Spruce Street. Little by little, cars pulled forward as volunteers helped the drivers unload their sensitive documents. It was part of the annual Paper Shred Fest, co-sponsored...
May 1, 2014 - 2:35pm
April 24, 2014
Your weekend: Celebrate Earth and Arbor Day in Farmington
Saturday Earth and Arbor Day Celebration Celebrate Earth and Arbor Day from 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. April 26 at the Rambling River Center, 325 Oak St. There will be a kids dance, naturalist and science activities, art projects and more. The Minnesota Zoomobile will be present...
life / events
April 24, 2014 - 2:30pm
Farmington's Patriotic Day group seeks Civil War descendants
Farmington’s annual Patriotic Day ceremony always honors veterans. This year, though, none of the featured veterans will be able to participate in the program. That’s because the 2014 Patriotic Day ceremony is highlighting veterans from the Civil War. It’s a different spin...
life / family
April 24, 2014 - 1:50pm
Farmington church closure delayed one year
The members of Farmington’s Faith United Methodist Church will have a year to say their goodbyes before their church — or at least their church as they know it — closes its doors. The delay is a compromise between church members and the annual conference — the state-level...
life / religion
April 24, 2014 - 1:44pm
April 22, 2014
Two-legged Derby Day runners will help aging horses
The first Saturday in May is a big day for many horse enthusiasts. It’s the day some of the top thoroughbred horses race in the Kentucky Derby. Farmington- and Rosemount area residents will get to run their own race that day this year. On May 3, This Old Horse will hold a 5k fun...
April 22, 2014 - 7:20am
Looking back: Farmington’s ‘Wet’ vs. ‘Dry’ votes sent to be recounted 100 years ago
50 years ago From the April 16, 1964 edition of the Dakota County Tribune Queens coming to style show Queens Shirley Borell, Farmington; Amy Marin, Lakeville; Kathy Burch, Burnsville; Karen Quinnell, Randolph; Karyn Groth, Rosemount, and Mary Jane Lewandowski, Northfield, will...
April 22, 2014 - 7:18am