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May 22, 2017
Farmington High senior Luke Baldwin (left) and junior Mitchel Krei practice the duet song “Agony” they selected from the "Into the Woods" musical they sang at two fundraiser concerts May 20, 2017. Choral directors Brian Ohnsorg and Megan Dimich said choral students develop deep friendships and a special culture within the school.  Photo by Kara Hildreth
A grand plan: Farmington choral students perform concerts to fundraise for baby grand piano
14 hours 20 min ago
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County transportation projects underway for summer
17 hours 44 min ago
May 19, 2017
Entrepreneur and shop owner Rich Loch welcomes the public to an open house from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, May 20, at Quick Ship in downtown Farmington. Photo by Kara Hildreth
Quick Ship plans May 20 open house in Farmington
May 19, 2017 - 12:03pm
May 18, 2017
Ricky Arlen Turner Jr. and Brittany Marie Harenza
Charges: Minnesota couple operated ‘large-scale’ sex trafficking enterprise; arrest made in Woodbury
May 18, 2017 - 12:43pm
May 15, 2017
Minn. roundup: Two killed following an alcohol-involved crash in northern Minnesota
May 15, 2017 - 10:23am
Farmington School District's American Indian Education Liaison Numen Smith (top) invites all to attend the upcoming first-annual South Metro Powwow. Farmington High School seniors Dante Buck (left) and his twin brother Dayton Buck will be honored alongside other Native American south metro seniors. Photo by Kara Hildreth
Powwow honors seniors, celebrates Native American traditions
May 15, 2017 - 8:00am
May 12, 2017
Minn. roundup: Threatening, racist note left on St. Olaf black student's car a 'hoax'
May 12, 2017 - 4:50pm
Training center to open at Dodge Middle School
May 12, 2017 - 11:06am
May 11, 2017
Minn. roundup: St. Thomas Academy teacher fired over texting students; Motorcyclist allegedly left scene after girlfriend fell off, died on interstate
May 11, 2017 - 11:00am
Mohammad Abdul Majid (left) and Iman Ugurlu
Illinois men admit to smuggling cigarettes over MN-WI border
May 11, 2017 - 9:34am
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
Rosemount woman accused of stealing thousands in senior party funds
May 10, 2017 - 2:49pm
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 9, 2017
Farhio Khalif testifies to a Minnesota House committee Wednesday, May 3, 2017, about a procedure she underwent as a child known as female genital mutilation, also called female circumcision. With her is Rep. Mary Franson of Alexandria, sponsor of a bill making the procedure a felony; parents could be prosecuted under the bill. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Minnesota lawmakers seeking increased female genital mutilation penalties
May 9, 2017 - 3:00pm