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November 14, 2014
360 Communities' Armful of Love holiday giving program will help about 1,000 families this year.
Holiday giving program is looking for volunteers
November 14, 2014 - 4:43pm
October 3, 2014
Coats for Kids drive starts Monday
October 3, 2014 - 7:00am
August 15, 2014
Last Hope founder Bev Orr works with veterinarian Ralph Nordine in the early years of Last Hope. The no-kill animal rescue has placed more than 43,000 animals in its nearly 30 years of existence.
Three decades in, Farmington's Last Hope is going strong
August 15, 2014 - 7:06am
June 5, 2014
Cpl. Michael Ybarra took an overnight flight to Minnesota, then hid in the basement so he could surprise his daughter, Alyssandra, at her preschool class Friday.
A welcome surprise for Farmington girl
June 5, 2014 - 11:46am
May 23, 2014
Josh Taylor is pictured with one of the kids served by HopeKids. He brought the organization to Farmington in 2006. It currently serves 950 families in the state, including 20 from Farmington and Rosemount.
A dream delayed, but ultimately found for Farmington man
May 23, 2014 - 7:40am
April 24, 2014
William Nixon was one of Farmington’s early settlers, and a Civil War veteran. His gravestone in Corinthian Cemetery cites the many engagements he participated in as part of the Co. A. 1st Minnesota Volunteer Infantry. The organizers of Farmington’s annual Patriotic Day would like to share some of those soldiers’ stories at this year’s event.
Farmington's Patriotic Day group seeks Civil War descendants
April 24, 2014 - 1:50pm
April 17, 2014
Farmington Elementary student Gavin Hannan receives a letter from Gov. Mark Dayton.
Farmington family honored by Gov. Dayton
April 17, 2014 - 1:30pm
February 6, 2014
Rochelle Tillison is the head of delegation for the Farmington Tigers Special Olympics teams. She's hoping to expand the local program with more volunteers and athletes.
Farmington's Special Olympics program hopes to grow
February 6, 2014 - 12:45pm
September 20, 2013
Click to read Sep 2013 Senior Lifestyle e-Magazine
September 20, 2013 - 4:00pm
March 26, 2013
Board games can entertain, chase away cabin fever
March 26, 2013 - 9:18am
October 22, 2010
Looking back: 'Well-dressed tramps' stole from residents 115 years ago
October 22, 2010 - 8:03am
September 30, 2010
Bev Orr estimates Last Hope has helped around 35,000 animals over the past 25 years. For more information about the organization visit
For 25 years, a lifeline for pets
September 30, 2010 - 10:57am
September 23, 2010
This castle-themed play structure will be installed next year in Rambling River Park. The city got $30,000 off the price of the structure because it will be a display model at a national parks convention in Minneapolis.
A new castle on the banks of the Vermillion
September 23, 2010 - 9:30am
August 27, 2010
This is just one of the shelving units stocked with food in the Hequet family's Farmington kitchen. The family ends up giving away much of what they get.
Bargain shopping in overdrive
August 27, 2010 - 10:38am
March 11, 2009
Letter: Thanks for supporting military families
March 11, 2009 - 12:16pm