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December 23, 2015
Toys for Town wraps up another successful year
In a flurry of wrapping paper and ribbon, the Farmington Police Department’s annual Toys for Town drive came to another successful conclusion...
December 23, 2015 - 10:57am
December 11, 2015
Your weekend: Enjoy an old-fashioned Christmas and an omelet
Farmington residents can take a step back in time at Dakota City Heritage Village, enjoy an omelet while supporting Toys for Town and local veterans groups, and take part in the Yellow Ribbon Network's annual cookie walk this weekend. And that's just the start.
December 11, 2015 - 9:25am
December 7, 2015
Farmington welcomes the Christmas season
With cocoa and cookies, wagon rides and Christmas carols, the Farmington Business Association welcomed the Christmas season Saturday with its...
December 7, 2015 - 9:43am
December 4, 2015
Go back in time for Christmas
Dakota City Heritage Village will once again give visitors a chance to see how their ancestors might have celebrated Christmas with its Christmas in the Village. Dakota City Heritage Village will celebrate its annual old-fashioned Christmas from 1 to 8 p.m. December 5, 6, 12 and...
December 4, 2015 - 10:48am
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
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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