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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
Mortgage Electronic Registration Systems, Inc. vs Komarnytskyi
City of Farmington Public Hearing - Gossips Bar & Grill 9/6/16
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Financial Freedom Senior Funding Corporation vs Lacore
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
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February 11, 2016
Judge OKs Muslim cemetery in Castle Rock Township
A Dakota County district judge has cleared the way for a controversial Islamic cemetery in Castle Rock Township. Judge David L. Knutson ruled Jan. 29 that the township must issue a permit to the Al Maghfirah Cemetery Association. Knutson said the township board of supervisors’...
February 11, 2016 - 6:14am
February 8, 2016
Library offers lessons on world religions
If the downtown Farmington building that houses MN Hindu Milan Mandir looks a lot like an old Lutheran Church, that’s because it is. And while...
February 8, 2016 - 9:44am
January 21, 2016
Challenge accepted, challenge exceeded
With nimble fingers and freshly sharpened scissors, the members of St. Michael’s Catholic Church answered a challenge Saturday morning. And...
January 21, 2016 - 6:14am
November 27, 2015
Hope Lutheran breaks ground on new home
Farmington’s Hope Lutheran Church broke ground on its new building Sunday. The new building will be located along Highway 3. Members of the...
November 27, 2015 - 9:41am
October 12, 2015
Farmington's Tullar is state VFW Firefighter of the Year
Farmington resident Joe Tullar received the State VFW Fire Fighter of the Year Award for 2015. It is the first time Farmington’s Sypal-Lundrgen...
October 12, 2015 - 6:14am
July 17, 2015
New senior housing project brings a long-delayed dream to life
When Robert Adelmann sold 10 acres of his land and donated another 10 for the site of the current St. Michael’s Church, he did it with the...
July 17, 2015 - 10:59am
July 10, 2015
New priest is settling in at St. Michael's
Father Ben Little has a clear memory of the moment he finally knew for certain what he wanted to do with his life. Little, who took over as...
July 10, 2015 - 9:46am
June 12, 2015
Church will bless animals Sunday
Light of the World Lutheran Church in Farmington will hold a Blessing of the Animals at 10 a.m. June 14 at Rosemount’s Central Park Amphitheater. The bond between people and pets is like no other relationship, because the communication between fellow creatures is at its most basic....
June 12, 2015 - 10:36am
May 22, 2015
A winding road leads priest to St. Michael’s
As far back as fourth grade, Benjamin Little had a pretty good idea he wanted to be a priest when he grew up. The idea stuck with him through...
May 22, 2015 - 9:55am
April 30, 2015
Faith United Methodist gets more time to figure out its future
The future is still far from clear for Farmington’s Faith United Methodist Church, but church members are going to get some extra time to bring it into focus. The church was originally targeted last year for either closure or merger with a newly formed congregation in the city....
April 30, 2015 - 10:05am
March 19, 2015
New church launches Sunday in Farmington
The thing about starting a church from scratch is, finish lines and starting lines can start to look an awful lot alike. Jeff and Kristie Kerr...
March 19, 2015 - 9:31am
March 12, 2015
Farmington Lutheran church works for new organ
Between its age, some ill-fitting parts and a lightning strike that scrambled some of its connections, the pipe organ at Farmington Lutheran Church is about ready to be replaced. For more than a year now, a group of church members has been working to do just that. The six-member...
March 12, 2015 - 9:41am
December 21, 2014
Hope Lutheran Church plans a new home
After four years of planning, Farmington’s Hope Lutheran Church is ready to take the next big step in its growth. Evidence of that growth...
December 21, 2014 - 6:45am
August 22, 2014
International symbol of peace visits Farmington
The Jade Buddha for Universal Peace, a four-ton, world-traveling symbol of harmony and goodwill, made a four-day stop in the Farmington area...
August 22, 2014 - 3:55pm
August 7, 2014
New pastor followed a winding road to Trinity Lutheran
Andrew Herzberg knew when he was in seventh or eighth grade he wanted to be a pastor when he grew up. He remembers a New Year’s Eve youth group...
August 7, 2014 - 3:36pm