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A vigil for Stacy, Zachary and Taylor
Update: Three die in Welch Township crash; Second tragedy hits Christiansen/Johnson family
Hampton restaurant rises from the ashes with a new name
Hastings man charged in fatal crash accident
Blame weather for high Japanese beetle population
crime and courts
Legion Baseball: Farmington goes .500 in Gopher Classic
Where Are They Now?
Boys' Volleyball: Farmington has successful inaugural season
A love affair with wrestling: Farmington's Venz excels at the highest levels
Farmington High School gaining a new weight room
Community celebrates Patriotic Day
Tough talk out in the open: Authors in Farmington share stories of living in Minnesota as minorities
Health briefs: Community Conversation gets people talking about mental health
Farmington auto repair shop doubles as art gallery
Plenty to see and spray: Farmington Fire Department holds open house
arts and entertainment
La Brash opens in downtown Farmington
Event hall renovations complete at Little Log House Pioneer Village
Cooperative helps Hmong farmers
EZ Auto fires up barbecue to say thanks
Local McDonald's orders up digital
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FARMINGTON ISD No. 192 Notice of Filing Dates for Elecition to the School Board
CITY OF FARMINGTON: Notice of Filling
Certificate of Assumed Name for Sweet Kneads
CITY OF FARMINGTON: 7/10/18 Hearing - Amend the 2030 Comprehensive Plan
PUBLIC HEARING:7/18/2018 Vermillion Town Board
Rodney R. Dencklau
Gloria M. Hanson
Jared E. Lazer
Mary Louise Christensen
FHS Class of 1993
Sophia Ecklund Panyk
Dr. Alexandra V. Fromme
Editorial: Court recording decision is a good start
Chuck Brooks: Get ready to celebrate busy Leprechaun Days
Viewpoint: All Chinese ... including classroom culture
Editorial: Minnesota right to license trainers
Chuck Brooks: Summer should put you in Good Humor
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Teen driver crash rates remain above average in Minnesota and Wisconsin
With the deadliest stretch of vehicle crashes beginning in the summer months, officials are raising concerns about teenage drivers who will soon...
June 23, 2017 - 7:00am
May 2, 2017
Minn. roundup: 1 dead in crash on snowy Minnesota road; apparent Alexandria drowning victim reportedly longboarding
1 dead in crash on snowy Minnesota road Winter made a cameo appearance Monday, May 1, bringing measurable snowfall and hazardous road conditions...
May 2, 2017 - 10:54am
April 29, 2017
Girl identified who died in apparent drowning in central Minnesota
ALEXANDRIA, Minn. -- A 12-year-old girl died Friday in an apparent drowning in a swampy area between two lakes near here. JaLysa Anne Cook of...
April 29, 2017 - 5:21pm
April 14, 2017
Two paintball players struck by lightning Friday
TOWN OF ST. JOSEPH -- Two men playing paintball were seriously injured Friday in St. Croix County in a lightning strike. The men, whose identities...
April 14, 2017 - 1:39pm
March 15, 2017
Slow-speed rollover in downtown Farmington
Farmington first responders came upon a surprising scene Tuesday, March 7 — a slow-speed rollover accident in the downtown area. No one...
March 15, 2017 - 5:30am
July 19, 2016
Dakota County crash between semi, SUV results in death of Cannon Falls man, infant daughter
RANDOLPH, Minn. — A Cannon Falls man and his infant daughter were killed and his wife and son were seriously injured after a sport-utility vehicle they were in collided with a semi-trailer truck Monday morning in rural southern Dakota County, authorities said. Jason Calderara, 31,...
July 19, 2016 - 8:56am
May 26, 2016
Concerns surface again after Highway 3 crash
An accident involving a motorcycle and an SUV last week has renewed concerns about the safety of a stretch of Highway 3 in Empire Township. Residents...
May 26, 2016 - 5:59am
May 19, 2016
Accident closes Highway 3
The Minnesota State Patrol is currently investigating an accident that seriously injured a Farmington man on Highway 3 at 200th Street. According...
May 19, 2016 - 9:48pm
May 5, 2016
Fire burns another garage
An attentive night owl may have prevented a tragedy early last Friday morning when he spotted a fire at a home on Ash Street. The passerby reported...
May 5, 2016 - 5:59am
April 13, 2016
Live ammunition complicates garage fire
Some unexpected gunfire delayed Farmington firefighters as they worked to put out a garage fire Tuesday night in Empire Township. Ammunition...
April 13, 2016 - 11:05am
April 7, 2016
Fire destroys a downtown garage
Farmington firefighters worked through the night March 29 to put out a fire in a garage at the corner of Fifth and Oak streets in downtown Farmington....
April 7, 2016 - 5:59am
March 17, 2016
2016 story: Police say Christiansen missed curve, drove into water
Editor's note: Two boys killed in a crash July 14, 2018 were the sons of Marya Christiansen, who died in 2016 when her car entered the Mississippi...
March 17, 2016 - 2:47pm
September 16, 2015
Four injured in Castle Rock crash
Four people were taken to the hospital by helicopter following a Monday morning accident on Highway 3 in Castle Rock. According to the Minnesota State Patrol, a 2006 Toyota Sienna was eastbound on 280th Street at 7:22 a.m. when it made contact with a 2003 Sterling semi tractor at...
September 16, 2015 - 4:49pm
August 24, 2015
Gas leak forces evacuations
Farmington firefighters evacuated 75 people from their homes and businesses late Monday morning because of a gas leak on 195th Street west of Eureka Avenue. A construction crew working with a bulldozer severed a four-inch gas main at about 11:15 a.m. Monday, fire chief Jim Larsen...
August 24, 2015 - 3:36pm
May 7, 2015
2015 story: Man pulled from Vermillion River dies
Editor's note: This story is from May 2015.
May 7, 2015 - 11:15am