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July 19, 2017
Elected officials, including Dakota County Board Chair Mike Slavik (right), updated Farmiington City Council and Farmington School Board members Monday during the third-annual joint meeting held at city hall. Kara Hildreth / contributor
Legislative update: Garofalo talks business tax relief
July 19, 2017 - 9:07am
July 12, 2017
Need a license? Get it now
July 12, 2017 - 12:00pm
July 8, 2017
This illustration shows the preferred plan for the proposed Rambling River Center Plaza. Courtesy of city of Farmington
EDA works on strategic development plan
July 8, 2017 - 8:00am
July 7, 2017
Advance Auto Parts seeks EDA facade grant
July 7, 2017 - 2:00pm
July 6, 2017
Emerald ash borer.
City takes proactive approach on EAB
July 6, 2017 - 10:32am
June 10, 2017
City adopts tighter predatory offender residency limits
June 10, 2017 - 8:00am
June 7, 2017
The city of Farmington has the option now of a $30 fee for code enforcement violations not addressed after two inspections. Kara Hildreth / contributor
City adopts code enforcement recovery fee
June 7, 2017 - 1:56pm
May 27, 2017
Minnesota state Rep. Dave Baker of Willmar rests his head in his hand early Friday, May 26, 2017, as a Minnesota special legislative winds down. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Minnesota special session wraps up $46 billion budget
May 27, 2017 - 1:00am
May 26, 2017
Minnesota state Rep. Barb Haley of Red Wing works on the House floor Thursday, May 25, 2017, before other lawmakers arrive. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Dispute over trail detours final Minnesota legislative work
May 26, 2017 - 10:53am
May 25, 2017
The Rev. John Guist, the department's chaplain, volunteered at the grill during the open house at the police station where Farmington residents showed up to tour the station, check out the police vehicles and share a meal together. Kara Hildreth /  Contributor
PHOTOS: Farmington police connect with residents
May 25, 2017 - 9:14am
May 23, 2017
A worn yearly Minnesota state park pass clings to a windshield Monday, May 22, 2017 in Minneapolis. Robb Jeffries / Forum News Service
Outdoor fee hikes approved by Minn. lawmakers
May 23, 2017 - 8:56am
May 11, 2017
Minnesota state Reps. Mary Murphy of Hermantown and Greg Davids of Preston talk on the House floor Wednesday, May 10, 2017, as fellow lawmakers debate a transportation funding bill. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Legislature slows budget work as senator heads to ill father
May 11, 2017 - 9:30am
May 10, 2017
Farmington Fire Chief Jim Larsen reported the city has been investing in firefighting apparatus and new equipment, but now can concentrate efforts on recruiting 16 new firefighters and testing begins this Saturday.  Photo by Kara Hildreth
Firefighters improve service in 2016
May 10, 2017 - 9:24am
Protesters stand near microphones awaiting legislative leaders coming out of budget negoiatons with the Minnesota governor Tuesday, May 9, 2017. Don Davis / Forum News Service
MN Legislature moves on budget, without governor deal
May 10, 2017 - 8:59am
May 5, 2017
Minnesotans pray in front of the state Capitol Thursday, May 4, 2017, during a National Day of Prayer service that include many state officials. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Minnesota Senate sends abortion bills to governor who plans to veto them
May 5, 2017 - 5:00pm