Skip to main content
Farmington clean up days: Dump the old dryer, but not in the pond
Higher education bills call for Minnesota State tuition freezes
Dakota Electric annual meeting scheduled for Thursday, April 27
Minnesota roundup: Jury convicts Blaine driver who hit man standing by mailbox
Egg hunt focus of FBA's Easter event
crime and courts
Baseball preview: Veterans looking to lead bounce-back season
Softball preview: Pitcher-catcher combo provides valuable experience for Tigers
A helping hand for ducks
Steffes, Sprang are Athena Award nominees
Girls basketball: Tigers take out Owatonna, fall to North in semifinals
Lerew Kaas achieves Eagle Scout
Local teen earns Eagle Scout rank
Master Recycler/Composter classes begin March 14
Carpet care 101: How to refresh after a brutal winter
Moon Glow lights up the night
arts and entertainment
FORECLOSURE: MERS/Wells Fargo v. Coffey; 17-105811
FORECLOSURE: JPMorgan v. Engstrom; 17-105890
PUBLIC HEARING empire
PLAN COMM 4-27-2017
World Savings Bank vs English
Richard D. Martin, 67
William H. Geraghty, 86
Todd A. Hochsprung, 52
Scarlet A. Wagner, 7
Robert "Bob" Sender, 68
Letter: Budget is against the best interests of Minnesota
Letter: Trouble at Lake Julia park is bad for neighbors
Pat Rupp: Comparing the movie-going experience, then and now
Pat Rupp: New rule changes in golf still not enough
Joe Atkins: Good people are Dakota County's secret to success
Real Estate Showcase
December 8, 2011
Same message, different story for Christian Life Christmas pageant
For more than 20 years, the annual Christmas program has been an important part of Christian Life School's holiday season. It's the "shining...
December 8, 2011 - 11:11am
October 21, 2011
Q and A: A return to the ministry
Mike Lee isn't new to The River Church, but for the past month or so he's had a new job. Lee, a Farmington resident, took over Sept. 1 as pastor...
October 21, 2011 - 10:39am
September 22, 2011
Q and A: He's the new guy at New Heights
There was no easing into things when Josh Hampsher came to New Heights Christian Fellowship. The new pastor came to Farmington at a time when...
September 22, 2011 - 12:10pm
September 15, 2011
Church puts its building up for sale
A leaky roof is forcing Farmington's New Heights Christian Fellowship out of its home. The church opened its doors in 2004 in the former Farmington Lutheran Church building on Walnut Street, but in recent weeks a for-sale sign has shown up on the church's lawn.
September 15, 2011 - 7:32am
September 12, 2011
Sept. 17 benefit will help Farmington woman
Celeste Ask woke up feeling sick on June 6, but she couldn't get in to see the doctor until the following day. So the Farmington woman decided to go to work. She wasn't there long, though. A few hours into her day she went to her boss and said she didn't feel well. Then she went...
September 12, 2011 - 7:32am
September 9, 2011
A new kind of music at St. Michael's
There is a beautiful piano at the front of the worship space of St. Michael's Catholic church. Gleaming black, it has been there to accompany...
September 9, 2011 - 7:43am
July 29, 2011
Christian Life's community celebration turns 10
When Christian Life Church held its first Life Fest 10 years ago, it was a small community event. There was food. There were inflatable games...
July 29, 2011 - 9:29am
June 28, 2011
At Christian Life, an overgrown field gets a new look
It's a new look that would make any television makeover program proud. In the last several weeks, the property behind Farmington's Christian...
June 28, 2011 - 7:05am
June 21, 2011
Faith Methodist Church will offer Park Praise sessions this summer
Faith United Methodist Church will hold Park Praise events Wednesday mornings throughout the summer. The events will be held with the church's youth campers, but all children in the community are invited to participate. Each week there will be a Bible story, a craft, a game and a...
June 21, 2011 - 7:22am
May 7, 2011
Highview Christiania Church receives national Historic Place designation
Maybe it was just good planning, but maybe there was a little divine intervention, too. Whatever it was, the members of Highview Christiania...
May 7, 2011 - 10:40am
May 6, 2011
Farmington gathers to pray
Farmington held a gathering at noon May 5 in recognition of National Day of Prayer. There was a flag ceremony, music and prayers government, church, military, family, education, media and business.
May 6, 2011 - 11:37am
May 5, 2011
Q and A: Putting together a day of prayer
At lunchtime Thursday, a group of Farmington residents will gather at Rambling River Park to offer up prayers. The annual National Day of Prayer...
May 5, 2011 - 10:19am
April 24, 2011
Q and A: Time for another Super Sunday
Seven years after he brought a young church to Farmington, Mike Barnett is headed back west. Barnett came to Minnesota nearly a decade ago to...
April 24, 2011 - 7:30am
April 3, 2011
Church group is learning to have a little financial faith
As many Farmington residents continue to struggle in a challenging economy, one local group is turning to an authority higher than anyone at...
April 3, 2011 - 7:04am
March 4, 2011
Q and A: Church celebrates a milestone
Three years ago, Dan Oberer had a lot of uncertainty in front of him. The pastor of the brand-new Hope Lutheran Church had a congregation of...
March 4, 2011 - 7:49am