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Dayton blames Republicans for loss of $100 million in federal road funds
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Speaker demands health insurance action or will ask Dayton to resign
Rusty crayfish found in Vermillion River Watershed, North Creek
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Swim & dive: Tigers edged by Eagan, 95-91
Football, Week 8: Tigers blank South, take 4-4 record into playoffs
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
"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
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Letter: Little is more than a mayor in Lakeville
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Letter: Serving the community on the school board
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February 25, 2016
Stadium work may disrupt graduation
The Farmington High School lacrosse teams might not get much home field advantage in section play this spring, even if they earn it with their performance during the regular season. The Farmington School Board approved a construction timeline Monday that would shut down Tiger Stadium...
February 25, 2016 - 6:14am
New program offers support to American Indian students
Before he started working for the Farmington School District, Numen Smith thought he might be the only American Indian living in the city. He’s...
February 25, 2016 - 6:14am
February 18, 2016
Mediation goes overtime for teacher deal
Negotiators from the Farmington School District and the Farmington Education Association worked through most of the day Friday and into the early...
February 18, 2016 - 6:14am
February 11, 2016
Mixed reception for flex day
For the Farmington School District’s second planned flexible learning day of the year, it wasn’t so much a question of whether parents were happy. It was more a matter of degrees. According to survey results presented to the Farmington School Board Monday, the percentage of parents...
February 11, 2016 - 6:14am
Farmington's Bertucci is a Teacher of the Year candidate
114 teachers were announced last week as candidates for the 2016 Minnesota Teacher of the Year, and a Rosemount and Farmington teacher were among...
February 11, 2016 - 6:14am
February 8, 2016
A choir program from beginning to end
The present and the future of the Farmington High School choir program will be on display Feb. 8. That’s when the school will hold its annual Choirpalooza, a wide-reaching performance that will feature students from sixth grade through senior year. That’s a big group, with about...
February 8, 2016 - 9:35am
January 29, 2016
Successful book drive will stock African shelves
Kyra Lucke’s car was full of books this week. Her mom’s was, too. It turns out, transporting 1,300 books requires a lot of space. Lucke,...
January 29, 2016 - 6:14am
January 28, 2016
Making their garden grow
When students at North Trail Elementary School planted the first seeds in the school’s new garden last year, the project was part agriculture...
January 28, 2016 - 5:36pm
A cozy project
Students at Riverview Elementary School put their fingers to work Monday morning to make 44 blankets to donate to local Farmington families....
January 28, 2016 - 9:14am
School construction takes shape
For Farmington schools, it’s not a question of whether there will be construction work done this year. It’s just a matter of how much and exactly when it will happen. As the district continues to develop its plan for using the bond money voters approved in November, 2016 is starting...
January 28, 2016 - 9:07am
January 23, 2016
Students help untangle registration
Before last week, the online tools available to help Farmington High School students register for classes were a little, well, primitive. Basically,...
January 23, 2016 - 6:14am
January 22, 2016
FHS play wins SpotLight recognition
For the second year in a row, the Farmington High School Theater department has some awards to show off. Farmington’s fall production of Godspell received awards in several categories as part of the Hennepin Theater Trust’s SpotLight Musical Theater program. The awards mean students...
January 22, 2016 - 4:35pm
Student competition brings poetry to life
You don’t usually think about poetry as scary. You think of odes and sonnets and, “Shall I compare thee to a summer’s day.” But as Sarah...
January 22, 2016 - 9:36am
December 30, 2015
District fine-tunes new facility-rental fees
The Farmington School District is making progress on a plan to revamp the fees it charges to groups that want to rent district facilities. Superintendent Jay Haugen presented three options to school board members Dec. 14. All three would streamline the fee structure and do away with...
December 30, 2015 - 12:53pm
December 24, 2015
Alumni chapel brings Christian Life grads together
Visits from alumni used to be a lot more chaotic this time of year at Christian Life Academy. Students back on break after their first semester...
December 24, 2015 - 10:31am