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Trinity Care Center in Farmington celebrates golden jubilee
‘Most challenging dive to date’: Vehicle submerged in 1976 pulled from Mississippi River
New trail segment in Hastings completes 10-mile scenic circuit
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Minnesota teen, missing for 40 years, proven as victim of serial killer John Wayne Gacy
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Rosemount Legion Green falls in barn burner to the Burnsville Cobras
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Timber rattlesnake finds its way to Red Wing resident's front steps
Stabilizing the river bank, restoring the trout habitat
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Antique appraisal turns into big bucks
River City Chorale offers summer performances
Farmington's Eidahl vying for Aquatennial Queen of the Lakes
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March 3, 2017
DCR Charitable Foundation awards scholarships to local students
Farmington High School student Victoria Almquist and Rosemount High School student Kaitlyn Stock have been awarded $500 scholarships from the Dakota County Regional Charitable Foundation. They are among five female students who will be presented with the awards at the Dakota County...
March 3, 2017 - 9:30am
March 1, 2017
Dayton proclaims Feb. 22 School Bus Driver Appreciation Day
Gov. Mark Dayton declared Wednesday, Feb. 22, the first-ever School Bus Driver Appreciation Day in Minnesota. Farmington student Jenna Hadler,...
March 1, 2017 - 5:30am
February 26, 2017
Christian Life gala to raise scholarship funds
Christian Life Academy is hoping to raise $100,000 during its annual Blue Diamond Gala fundraiser March 10. Sponsored by Thrivent Financial, the funds raised through this dinner and auction event are used for tuition assistance for families in need and overall operational support....
February 26, 2017 - 5:30am
February 22, 2017
State Science Olympiad will test brains, skills of FHS students
Next Saturday, the seven members of Farmington's Science Olympiad team will spend the day testing their brains and skills in a variety of events...
February 22, 2017 - 5:30am
February 20, 2017
Alumni to sing with Concordia Choir at local concert
Just a few short years ago Ali Carlson, Landon Franke, and Kelsey Lindell were making music with the choir at Farmington High School under the...
February 20, 2017 - 1:30pm
February 17, 2017
Parents learn how to detect teen drug use in Top Secret project
Gina Erickson, mother of a teen-aged daughter, shook her head as she listened to a talk Feb. 13 about how to know if your child is involved in...
February 17, 2017 - 12:30pm
February 15, 2017
Wax Museum event brings history to life
Lara LeDuc, 9, sat statuesque at her desk until someone approached and pressed her play button, which was shaped like a teepee. The North Trail...
February 15, 2017 - 5:30am
February 14, 2017
Education foundation awards six grants to Farmington schools
The Farmington Area Education Foundation, a non-profit organization that raises funds for Farmington schools, has awarded six grants totalling $12,311 for the 2016-2017 school year. Eight staff members within ISD 192 applied for grants and six were awarded, said Mary Treakle, board...
February 14, 2017 - 5:30am
February 10, 2017
Expanded veterans center opens at DCTC thanks to local donations
Dakota County Technical College student Nelson Newbill Jr. has been an active user of the campus' Military and Veterans Service Center since...
February 10, 2017 - 1:30pm
February 8, 2017
FHS one-act troupe performs 'Booby Trap,' places second in competition
Farmington High School's one-act troupe placed second in the Minnesota State High School League 1AA section competition Thursday, Feb. 2. "We...
February 8, 2017 - 5:30am
February 6, 2017
Students test out new job at elementary career fair
About 65 volunteers representing different careers set up booths Jan. 20, in the Farmington Elementary School gymnasium and answered questions...
February 6, 2017 - 1:29pm
What is your teen's room hiding? Parents invited to education seminar
An apple, a stuffed animal, a broken mirror. Could these be signs that a teen is doing drugs or self-harming? Meadowview Elementary School is...
February 6, 2017 - 5:30am
February 3, 2017
Local middle schoolers compete at Future City Minnesota regionals
Teams from Farmington and Rosemount competed successfully at the Future City Minnesota regional competition Jan. 21, at Dunwoody College of Technology...
February 3, 2017 - 1:30pm
Two schools will get kindergarten classrooms this summer
Two more Farmington schools will be getting additional kindergarten rooms this summer. The city's planning commission last week cleared the way for construction at Akin Road and Farmington Elementary schools. Each school will be getting two extra classrooms, paid for by the $45 million...
February 3, 2017 - 5:30am
February 1, 2017
Ringing in the Chinese New Year at North Trail
About 20 students from Katie Mack's second grade class made up the long and twisting body of a red Chinese dragon during the annual Chinese New...
February 1, 2017 - 1:30pm