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Many merchants still swiping long after deadline to switch to new credit, debit card technology
Most school construction projects will continue through October
The Rambling River, Part 1: The Vermillion River has supported local communities for over a century
Northern's annual system shutdown test Friday morning
Open houses coming up for area schools
crime and courts
Boys cross country preview: Young and dedicated runners return to lead Tigers
Girls soccer preview: Offense ready to roll
Tiger Stadium will be ready for Farmington football opener next Friday
Girls cross country preview: Tigers after another trip to state meet
Football preview: Tigers bring experience to Fischer’s second year
Plenty of Prince-spiration
Vet uses metal art to give back to service members
Dakota Electric helps with environmental efforts
Pet of the Week: Quite a pair
Dakota City pizza night is Friday
arts and entertainment
3 PUBLIC HEARINGS
Mortgage Electronic Reg. Systems vs. Chalmers & Adams
Mortgage Electronic Reg. Sytstems vs. Coupanger
Mortgage Electronic Reg. Systems vs. Turner
Carol Hince Hall, 64
Don Davis, 79
Colleen M. Marschall, 86
Steven L. Anderson, 52
Lila S. Haugen, 100
Deanna Weniger: A recipe in redundancy
Deanna Weniger: Pinterest fail
Deanna Weniger: Law and order
Editorial: Celebrate diversity in your hometown
Nathan Hansen: Goodbye, Independent Town Pages
Real Estate Showcase
December 4, 2015
Old-fashioned Christmas celebration returns Saturday
Farmington will officially welcome the Christmas season Saturday with the return of the Farmington Business Association’s Dazzle Day celebration. The annual event, which will take place from 4 to 6 p.m. downtown, will feature free cocoa and cookies to ward off the chill, rides in...
December 4, 2015 - 10:13am
December 3, 2015
Your weekend: Dazzle Day celebration is Saturday
Our weekend events calendar. Get out and do something.
December 3, 2015 - 11:15am
Police department's toy drive is underway
The Farmington Police Department’s Toys for Town drive has gotten a lot bigger since police chief Brian Lindquist inherited it. Lucky for him,...
December 3, 2015 - 6:14am
November 27, 2015
Ground Round offers a community Thanksgiving
People without family to visit for Thanksgiving had a chance once again to come together for a meal at Farmington's Ground Round. For the third...
November 27, 2015 - 11:21am
Farmington's Walton performed in Macy's parade
Pieper Walton, a Farmington High School cheerleader, performed with the Spirit of America Cheer in the 89th Annual Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade. Walton, a senior, is a FHS fall cheerleading captain, member of the National Honor Society, FHS basketball team, jazz band, marching...
November 27, 2015 - 9:50am
November 20, 2015
Group packs up holiday cheer for traveling soldiers
What with all the boxes, the gifts and the people hard at work, the Farmington VFW looked a little bit like Santa’s workshop Saturday morning....
November 20, 2015 - 8:37am
November 19, 2015
Large crowds turn out for Turkey Bingo
The Farmington Fire Department’s annual Turkey Bingo proved the perfect place to celebrate an 83rd birthday Saturday night. The event once...
November 19, 2015 - 9:38am
November 12, 2015
Play Bingo, win a bird Saturday
New Farmington fire chief Jim Larsen has never been to his department’s annual Turkey Bingo fundraiser, but he’s already got a pretty good...
November 12, 2015 - 9:18am
Your weekend: Who's in the mood for some Bingo?
If you like Bingo, then this might be your favorite weekend of the whole year. That's not all that's happening, though. Check out our weekend planner for the full list.
November 12, 2015 - 6:14am
November 11, 2015
Pillowcase project offers veterans a place to rest their heads
When Vickie Heggen gets together with her aunts and her cousins, good things happen for people who could use a hand. Nine years ago, the family...
November 11, 2015 - 2:03pm
November 9, 2015
Want to track your trash? Now there's a tour
If you’ve ever paused to wonder where that banana peel or milk carton you just tossed out will end up, now is your chance to find out firsthand. Dakota County is offering its first Tour de Trash, an all-day field trip that will give residents 16 and older the opportunity to learn...
November 9, 2015 - 6:14am
November 6, 2015
Your weekend: Harvest festival, stand-up comedy and more
Plan your weekend with our handy calendar.
November 6, 2015 - 3:29pm
Patriotic Day honors the ultimate sacrifice
There was a standing-room-only crowd in the Farmington High School auditorium Thursday night for the annual Patriotic Day event. The large crowd...
November 6, 2015 - 9:43am
November 5, 2015
Patriotic Day returns tonight
Jill Stephenson knows better than most the sacrifices that come with being a military family. The Rosemount resident watched her only son, Ben...
November 5, 2015 - 2:38pm
October 29, 2015
FHS plans one spooky food drive
Scattered among the kids in costumes making the round Saturday night, Farmington residents might notice a few kids who look a little too old,...
October 29, 2015 - 6:14am