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Farmington man charged with hit and run that killed Lakeville soldier
Farmington celebrates Homecoming with annual parade
Conservative group faults Minnesota tax law
Student of the Week for Sept. 29: Nathan Balluff
Farmington rolls out the red carpet for Homecoming coronation
crime and courts
Cross country: Tigers, Irish take on muddy Griak
A couple of shotgun experts find out what they've been missing in mourning dove hunting
Football, Week 4: Tigers show progress in loss to No. 2 Panthers
Report: Garnett will retire, ending comeback run with Wolves
FANTASY FORECAST: Coping with injury loss
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
COMP AMEND ORD
RESOLUTION NO. R71-16
Arnold Ratzlaff, 85
Dianne F. Peterson, 74
Helen J. Judkins, 83
Kyle Kalina, 25
Letter: Matt Little will work across the aisle to make Minnesota better
Letter: Jake Cordes is looking for opportunities to work together
Deanna Weniger: Got a good mosquito trap? You could make a fortune
Pat Rupp: The generation gap
Letter: Matt Little brings a practical mentality
Real Estate Showcase
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
September 19, 2016
Shoulder season means bargains for fliers
FARGO — Cooler weather signals a halt to the summer hustle and bustle, but it's also the favorite time of year for many bargain flyers....
September 19, 2016 - 2:00pm
June 24, 2016
Abundant Vine grows from the ground up
People who know Rachael Cochrane like to joke that if the zombie apocalypse ever comes, they’re heading to her house because she’s basically...
June 24, 2016 - 4:30pm
Forum Communications to acquire Scuttlebutt magazine
Forum Communications Company, or FCC, has announced that they have entered into an agreement to purchase Scuttlebutt magazine owned by Bromeland Publishing. Scuttlebutt magazine, based in Blue Earth, Minn. is owned by Bob Bromeland. The sale is expected to close on July 8. A letter...
June 24, 2016 - 1:54pm
June 20, 2016
Signs of life in a dormant development
When Tim Giles took over the development now known as the New Sunrise Addition, there were few signs of life. There were nine occupied houses,...
June 20, 2016 - 4:30pm
June 17, 2016
Helmer Companies selling publications to Forum Communications
Forum Communications Co., or FCC, announced today it is entering into an agreement to purchase the publications and a carrier delivery company owned by Helmer Printing. The deal is scheduled to close Monday, June 27. Helmer Printing is a third-generation, family-owned company based...
June 17, 2016 - 12:02pm
June 10, 2016
BlueNose brings custom coffee to Farmington
Tim Aylward has two babies in his life right now. There’s the 5-month-old child at home, and the soon-to-be-born coffee shop he hopes to open...
June 10, 2016 - 5:59am
June 2, 2016
Dental clinic opens its doors Thursday
Midwest Dental is new to Farmington, but the company isn’t wasting any time making itself part of the community. The new dental clinic, which opens for business June 6, has made it a priority even before it’s open to connect with its new home. The clinic is a sponsor of this season’s...
June 2, 2016 - 5:59am
May 10, 2016
Dakota Electric holds annual meeting
Providing quality service to the member-owners, outstanding electric reliability, lower energy sales and a new smartphone outage application...
May 10, 2016 - 5:59am
April 29, 2016
New Farmington auction house is bidding for business
The shelves that line the walls at Allstate Auctions are filled with treasures, though that might not be obvious to the casual observer. Look...
April 29, 2016 - 9:37am
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
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
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