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Farmington's photo contest needs judges

Photos revealing what people find special about living, working, and playing in Farmington are ready for your vote.

Residents can choose their favorite photos online­. Visit the city website at and look under "Take City Surveys" on the home page. Voting ends at 4:30 p.m. on Friday, Sept. 6.

Winners of the Focus of Farmington Photo Contest will be featured in the 2014 City of Farmington Community Calendar, which will be sent to all City of Farmington residents and businesses this December.

If you have questions about the contest or the calendar, call 651-280-6905.

Michelle Leonard

Michelle Leonard joined the Woodbury Bulletin staff in November, 2014, after 14 years covering news for the Bulletin's sister publication, the Farmington Rosemount Independent Town Pages.  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 American Legion Auxiliary Clifford Larson Unit 189 of Farmington, and served as the 2014-15 Third District President to the American Legion Auxiliary Department of Minnesota. Michelle is also 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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