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Girls soccer: Tigers triumph in return to Boeckman
Volleyball: Healthy and cohesive
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Cross country: Tigers take off in Duluth
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Don Davis, 79
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October 20, 2012
New pastor settles in at Farmington Lutheran
When Kevin Westhoff was a junior in high school, his pastor pulled him aside and suggested he consider a career in the ministry. "I think you...
October 20, 2012 - 7:26am
September 27, 2012
Have a hoot Saturday at Farmington Lutheran
Farmington Lutheran Church will welcome fall and any interested community members Saturday with an old-fashioned hootenanny. The church's fourth annual Holy Hoot will start at 11 a.m. and wrap up with a 5 p.m. worship service. In between, there will be a medallion hunt, a car and...
September 27, 2012 - 11:28am
September 23, 2012
Real Tree Church held its first Farmington service last Sunday
There are plenty of challenges in Shon McIntyre's new line of work, but at least he doesn't have to worry about getting trampled by a bull. On...
September 23, 2012 - 7:24am
September 15, 2012
Real Tree Church opens Sunday
The Real Tree Church is a new church plant that will begin services on Sept. 16, 2012. The church will meet at 10 a.m. in the little theater at Robert Boeckman Middle School. Pastor Shon McIntyre has a colorful past which includes 18 years as a professional bull rider. After that,...
September 15, 2012 - 7:25am
July 23, 2012
Churches team up to bring Bible camps to the people
Two local churches are teaming up to bring a week of Bible-centered fun and education to Farmington-area parks thisweek. Bible Baptist Church and Crossroads Church will sponsor the weeklong 5-Day Club, a series of activities put on every summer by a national group called Child Evangelism...
July 23, 2012 - 7:08am
June 14, 2012
Clarence Kamen has been a member of Farmington's Knights of Columbus since 1937
Clarence Kamen still has the membership card he got when he first joined the Farmington Knights of Columbus. At this point, it probably qualifies as a historical document. Kamen joined the Catholic service organization along with his father and his brother in 1937, and he kept coming...
June 14, 2012 - 1:42pm
June 1, 2012
Christian Life School graduates six in the Class of 2012
Six seniors represented the Class of 2012 of Christian Life School during the May 31 commencement ceremony. Michaela Mohs was the class valedictorian...
June 1, 2012 - 2:12pm
May 24, 2012
For Farmington area cemeteries, a struggle to survive
Castle Rock Valley Cemetery is a peaceful place on a sunny spring afternoon. The rows of stone monuments are arranged on a low hill surrounded...
May 24, 2012 - 10:35am
May 17, 2012
Trinity Lutheran Church will celebrate its 75th anniversary throughout 2012
Back at the beginning, Farmington's Trinity Lutheran Church didn't look much like it does today. There was no big stone building. There was no...
May 17, 2012 - 7:23am
May 13, 2012
Farmington woman learned to love the life of a pastor's wife
Jeanne Trygstad took some convincing when the young man she'd been seeing asked her to be his wife. He asked once, and she said no. He asked...
May 13, 2012 - 7:22am
May 11, 2012
Christian Life School students will present 'Fairytale Salad'
Being a teenager isn't always easy. Doing the right thing isn't always easy. And figuring out how to be a teenager and do the right thing? Well,...
May 11, 2012 - 7:13am
May 6, 2012
12-year-old Allison Eide sponsors two children through Compassion International
At age 12, Allison Eide is like other kids her age. She's got friends, she does her school work and she likes to make fun little purses and bookmarks...
May 6, 2012 - 7:03am
April 21, 2012
Christian Life School: On a mission
Is spring break really a break if you work the whole time? Ask any Christian Life School junior or senior, and they'll probably say yes. In fact,...
April 21, 2012 - 7:27am
April 1, 2012
Changes in store for Farmington church
The sign will come off of the window soon, and the door will stay closed on Sunday mornings, but The River Church isn't disappearing. It's just taking some time to figure out what comes next. The 10-year-old church, which for the past several years has made its home in a former department...
April 1, 2012 - 7:59am
March 2, 2012
Q and A: An important time of year
After 10 years, Father Dennis Thompson is nearing the end of his 12-year tenure at St. Michael's Catholic Church. We sat down with him this week...
March 2, 2012 - 7:16am