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Ramble Jam entertains in Farmington
Farmington Rotary Club's Ramble Jam is building a reputation as the place for up-and-coming country music musicians in an outdoor venue. Each...
September 18, 2017 - 9:38am
June 15, 2017
Picture perfect: Farmington artist illustrates portraits resembling photography
As a young kindergartener artist Heidi Haugen Katuin was blown away when she took a field trip to Minneapolis Institute of Arts to discover huge...
June 15, 2017 - 9:15am
June 11, 2017
Summer concerts pair nature and music
Listening to songs while snuggling on a blanket at an outdoor concert is only a few miles away this summer. Whitetail Woods Regional Park will...
June 11, 2017 - 8:00am
May 22, 2017
Inspiration strikes again for Farmington Dew Days button artist
This year’s Dew Days button design brainstorm followed a funny conversation with the artist’s mother. Farmington High School student Haley...
May 22, 2017 - 10:10am
May 21, 2017
Farmington High School bands stage spring concert
The Farmington High School bands will present their spring concert at 7:30 p.m. Monday, May 22, in the FHS Recital Hall. The free concert is...
May 21, 2017 - 12:00pm
April 22, 2017
Brooks explores his wild side in 'Wilderness'
Control and chaos. Order and impulse. The place where opposites collide is explored in "Wilderness," a new dance composition by Brian Brooks...
April 22, 2017 - 12:00pm
April 25, 2016
Purple Rain will screen in Rosemount
Prince fans who want to continue celebrating the Minnesota music icon's life will have several opportunities this week in Rosemount. Marcus Theatres' Rosemount Cinema will screen Prince's Purple Rain several times April 25 through April 28. Prince, 57, died April 21 at his home in...
April 25, 2016 - 4:57pm
April 1, 2016
FHS graduate publishes her first book
Rachel Ramey always loved reading and writing. She kept a journal and wrote poetry. She even had something published in Reader’s Digest when...
April 1, 2016 - 6:15am
February 18, 2016
The story of her life. Sort of
When Michelle Pepera went to the movies last Friday, it was a little bit like looking back in time. The story on screen in the new film Until...
February 18, 2016 - 6:14am
January 25, 2016
Libraries have added digitial-media streaming material
For a long time, the Dakota County Library system has been working to become a resource for more than just books and movies. Over the years, it’s added several digital media services that have given library patrons access to things like e-books, audiobook downloads and electronic...
January 25, 2016 - 6:14am
December 30, 2015
Farmington resident will appear on Shark Tank
A Farmington resident has landed a spot on ABC-TV’s popular Shark Tank. Producers of the show decided they really “dig” Randy Stenger, CEO/founder of Hastings-based Extreme Sandbox, and he will face the show’s sharks Tuesday, Jan. 5, in pursuit of the ultimate business deal....
December 30, 2015 - 12:52pm
December 17, 2015
Seniors' dulcimer group makes beautiful music
A few years ago, Mary Goetsch returned to Farmington from the six months she spends in Texas and handed something to her friend Kathy Gunderson....
December 17, 2015 - 6:14am
October 30, 2015
Stand-up comedy show is coming Nov. 7
Four funny women will highlight an evening of entertainment Nov. 7 at Farmington’s Glenhaven Event Center. Longtime stand-up comedian Kris Miles is organizing the event, which is being pitched to hunting widows and their non-hunting male friends. Miles, who is coming back to comedy...
October 30, 2015 - 3:51pm
October 23, 2015
Farmigton woman brings her work to the stage
Antonia Felix has written about prominent people before. She wrote the first published biography of former Secretary of State Condoleeza Rice,...
October 23, 2015 - 6:14am
October 22, 2015
'Chronic job hopper' tells his story
David Wilkowske is starting his third year in his current job. That likely doesn’t seem like a major milestone for most people, but for Wilkowske,...
October 22, 2015 - 6:14am