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Rebel Chef restaurant to open soon in Farmington
CuddleMutt founder wants to bring comfort to shelters
Minn. roundup: Nikko, North America's oldest snow monkey, dies at Minnesota Zoo; Minneapolis music venue Triple Rock closing
Data breach at Twin Cities-based Catholic financial services provider affects nearly 130K accounts
From comfier seats to a more open feel, Target Center takes on a 21st-century look
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Tiger football edged out by Lakeville South 17-14
Tiger girls cross-country are South Suburban Conference champions
Farmington's Brooke Hapuku qualifies for state tennis tournament
Farmington soccer teams are section 1AA runners-up
Turnovers, penalties and big plays hold Tigers back
Plenty to see and spray: Farmington Fire Department holds open house
Q&A: It's flu season — here's what you need to know
'Sisterhood' offers empathetic ear following cancer diagnosis
Health briefs: Yoga classes offered in Hastings; Telemedicine program comes to western Wis. hospitals
Historic home tour planned Sept. 24 in Red Wing
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Farmington PHN 102317 PHN Wellhead Protection Plan
FARMINGTON SCHOOL DISTRICT: Ad For Bids - Fire Alarm System Replacement
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DAKOTA COUNTY BOARD: 9/26/17 Board Proceeedings Summary
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A view from an economist: Trump UN speech on trade and jobs
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Wild Side column: Sweetness attracts stingers
Editorial: Expect that school bus to stop
Letter: City pool a staple of the community
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December 5, 2016
Dazzle Days canceled for 2016 as organizers regroup
The Farmington Business Association Board has decided to cancel Farmington's 2016 Dazzle Days event, but hopes to bring back a more collaborative and professional event in 2017. "The biggest thing is that we want to start working with the city of Farmington in a collaborative way...
December 5, 2016 - 3:41pm
November 30, 2016
Bourbon Butcher officially opens Dec. 7
Tony Donatell, owner and general manager of Bourbon Butcher, said his new restaurant at 20700 Chippendale Ave. would be a restaurant for the...
November 30, 2016 - 5:30am
EDA offers $2,500 grants for facade improvements to downtown businesses
If there was an award for the ugliest building, Eric Ruud of Top Notch Properties said his company would win. He's taking advantage of a new incentive from the city to fix up the building's facade that faces Third and Oak streets. "We're going to try to improve the aesthetics of that...
November 30, 2016 - 5:30am
November 22, 2016
Small Business Saturday encourages consumers to shop small
If you survive the madness of Black Friday and want to cross more items off your holiday shopping list before you dive into Cyber Monday deals,...
November 22, 2016 - 12:40pm
November 17, 2016
Revitalized neighborhood in eastern Farmington filling up again
The developer of a previously-forgotten Farmington neighborhood is ready to move into phase two, just a couple years after bringing the project...
November 17, 2016 - 1:30pm
November 15, 2016
Aaron Rother joins RiverTown Multimedia sales team
Aaron Rother has joined RiverTown Multimedia as a multimedia sales representative. Rother's background includes 17 years in advertising, including print, radio, social media and digital marketing. Rother has helped hundreds of local businesses grow during this time through his active...
November 15, 2016 - 4:30pm
November 6, 2016
Competing in CrossFit for a good cause
Community members are invited to see fellow Farmington residents test their physical fitness at CrossFit Calypso's first United Heroes League Calypso Cup on Saturday, Nov. 12. Teams of two will compete to see who can complete a "functional fitness" workout in the fastest time. The...
November 6, 2016 - 5:30am
November 1, 2016
Bourbon Butcher hopes to open before Christmas
No doubt Twin Cities food critics will be surprised to see some of their favorite flavors and styles popping up in semi-rural Farmington. They'll...
November 1, 2016 - 4:13pm
October 26, 2016
Las Enchiladas chef brings a lifetime of cooking experience to his new restaurant
For 17 years Edgar Garcia worked for other restaurants and experimented with flavor concoctions at home. "I said I want to open one day my own...
October 26, 2016 - 5:09am
October 21, 2016
Summit Orthopedics to take over care at Farmington clinic in early 2017
Beginning in 2017, the physicians who provide orthopedic care at Northfield Hospital's FamilyHealth Medical Clinic in Farmington will do so under a new name. Summit Orthopedics has assumed operations of Mankato Orthopedic and Fracture Clinic's office in Faribault and will now oversee...
October 21, 2016 - 3:52pm
October 20, 2016
Farmington squad car used to display new 3M vinyl in fancy new wrap
Residents may have noticed a snazzy new squad car tooling around town — gunmetal gray on top, tactical black in front, police blue on the...
October 20, 2016 - 10:27am
October 14, 2016
Mayor hints at more development coming to Vermillion River Crossings
Mayor Todd Larson hinted Wednesday that Hy-Vee may not be the only customer interested in purchasing property in the Vermillion River Crossings development on Highway 50 east of Denmark Avenue. "There are other interests we can't talk about right now," he said. "Hopefully the Vermillion...
October 14, 2016 - 5:14am
October 6, 2016
Hy-Vee purchases three plots in Vermillion River Crossings
The city of Farmington has confirmed that Hy-Vee Inc. has purchased three plots of land in the Vermillion River Crossings development for $2.8 million. “This was a big step,” said Adam Kienberger, community development director for the city of Farmington. “They do now officially...
October 6, 2016 - 7:46pm
Mall of America closed for Thanksgiving, tenants have option to stay open
BLOOMINGTON, Minn. — Mall officials announced Wednesday, Oct. 5, that the Mall of America in Bloomington will be closed on Thanksgiving Day. According to a Mall of America letter sent to mall tenants and employees Wednesday morning, the decision was made so “team members can put...
October 6, 2016 - 9:27am
September 28, 2016
Frontier's Vantage TV open for business next month
Farmington and Rosemount, along with Lakeville, Burnsville and Apple Valley, have completed their portion of the legal process to invite Frontier Communication to sell cable subscriptions in the five-city area. Frontier says with those approvals behind them, residents should start...
September 28, 2016 - 1:02pm