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School district implements Run-Hide-Fight method for active shooter scenarios
Farmington City Engineer takes job in Colorado to be closer to family
Dakota County Historical society seeking stories from World War I era
Summit Orthopedics to take over care at Farmington clinic in early 2017
Farmington Halloween Walk promises a night of friendly fun
crime and courts
MN state parks to be free on day after Thanksgiving
NORTHLAND OUTDOORS: Meet a central Minnesota family whose made its living off wild rice for four generations
Boys soccer: Tigers one win away from first-ever state tournament trip
Swim & dive: Irish 10th, Tigers 12th at True Team state meet
Football, Week 7: Another confidence booster
"Paranormal Studios" to be found at annual haunted house
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
arts and entertainment
Mortgage Electronic Registration Systems, Inc vs Gebremichael
Wells Fargo Bank vs Rodine
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Milton W. Dunwell, 90
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Forum Communications Endorsement: This time for president, none of the above
Pat Rupp: A good reason to vote early
Letter: Douglas Bonar has earned a second term
Letter: Cordes is an asset to school board, community
Letter: Democrat candidates are unethical, untrustworthy
Real Estate Showcase
April 11, 2016
Landscape business branches out
This summer will be the third in business for MN Nice Gardens and Landscapes, but in a lot of ways, it feels like a brand new start. For one...
April 11, 2016 - 9:37am
March 10, 2016
Annual crops day marks 10 years
Things are about to get very busy for Minnesota farmers, and for the 10th year in a row, the University of Minnesota Extension office in Farmington is helping them get ready with a day dedicated to learning. The 10th annual Crops Day will take place March 16 at Dakota Electric. Among...
March 10, 2016 - 9:20am
February 8, 2016
These dogs are far out
If you’ve ever seen a dog smile that kind of ear-to-ear, tongue-hanging-out grin they get when they’re doing something they really love,...
February 8, 2016 - 9:43am
February 2, 2016
Free dental care available Feb. 5
Minnesota dentists are offering free dental care for children who need it Feb. 5 in Farmington. Dentists have created a statewide network of volunteer professionals who will provide free dental care services for up to 5,000 children on Feb. 5 and 6. Care including cleanings, fluoride...
February 2, 2016 - 6:14am
Students can win a trip to D.C.
Dakota Electric Association will provide five high school juniors or seniors the opportunity to win a trip to Washington, D.C. as part of the National Rural Electric Cooperative Association Youth Tour, June 11-16. Each June, more than 1,200 students from across the country travel...
February 2, 2016 - 6:14am
January 8, 2016
Sports gear, close to home
It all started with the building. Janie Tutewohl, Anne Olson, Karen Wisdorf and Shannon Nielsen had talked for years about buying the building...
January 8, 2016 - 10:27am
December 24, 2015
Celebrating the power of horses
Michelle Michaud is a strong believer in the power of horses. She grew up with the animals, and she has seen them bring people together, give...
December 24, 2015 - 10:34am
December 23, 2015
New look, new name, same bakery
The sign on the front of the building is new. So, for that matter, is much of the front of the building. But Farmington Bakery owner Gina King...
December 23, 2015 - 10:01am
December 3, 2015
Roundbank's junior board gives students an outlet to give back
Before she discovered the Roundbank junior board of directors, Kyra Lucke was all potential energy when it came to community service. She was...
December 3, 2015 - 10:35am
October 22, 2015
Zoning changes make room for tap rooms, distilleries
With five new ordinances on tap, The Farmington City Council raised a glass to breweries, hoping to entice them to set up shop in the city. The first ordinance adds a requirement for a license to be submitted and approved for a cocktail room, brewpub and taproom, types of businesses...
October 22, 2015 - 6:14am
September 21, 2015
Behind the gate at Dakota Aggregates
From the outside, it’s hard to get a clear picture of what happens at the Dakota Aggregates mine on 160th Street. The operation is tucked away...
September 21, 2015 - 6:14am
September 4, 2015
Wedding business just keeps growing
George Maverick got into the wedding business out of frustration, but his business is growing with joy. It’s the joy of working with people,...
September 4, 2015 - 1:32pm