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Analysis: Farmington property taxes among the highest in Dakota County cities
Minnesota adds PTSD to medical marijuana treatment
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Minnesota expects $1.4 billion budget surplus
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Boys hockey: Tigers start the season with 7-1 win over Mayo
Girls hockey: Tigers get in the win column vs. Hopkins
Tiger girls basketball team aiming for strong South Suburban finish
Football: Five named to AP all-state teams
Girls hockey: Tigers tackle tough first week
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Take a hike: Free admission Friday to all Minnesota State Parks
"Paranormal Studios" to be found at annual haunted house
Plenty of Prince-spiration
Vet uses metal art to give back to service members
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World Savings Bank vs Zimmer
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Erling Kindem, 91
Pat Rupp: Trip to the People's Stadium a long day's journey
Deanna Weniger: Fly birdie, fly, but parting is such sweet sorrow
Editorial: State your case through Truth-in-Taxation
Pat Rupp: Odds are political polling is a bad bet
Kim Ukura: On renovations and refreshing your spaces
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October 10, 2015
Letter to the editor: Support for school levy, referendum
The upcoming two levy questions are critical to the continued success and improvement of the Farmington school district. While Farmington residents have proven financially conservative and responsible over the past years, the opening of our collective purse strings for these levy...
October 10, 2015 - 6:14am
August 14, 2015
Letter: Class of 1955 will hold a reunion
To the editor, The Farmington High School class of 1955 is holding its 60th reunion in Farmington on the weekend of Aug. 21-23. About half of the class will attend along with spouses, a sister and a daughter for a total around 35. The dinner will be at Celts on Saturday, Aug. 22,...
August 14, 2015 - 10:32am
August 7, 2015
Letter: Many contributed to Relay for Life
On behalf of the Relay For Life , Farmington , I would like to thank all the sponsors: Super America, Castle Rock Bank, Apple Valley Ready Mix, Farmington Eagles, Marschall Line, Roundbank, Akin Hills Pet Hospital, Dairy Queen, Dakota Electric Association, Janie’s Home Team, Edge...
August 7, 2015 - 4:02pm
July 3, 2015
Letter: Pool closing is a disappointment
I was disappointed to read that the Farmington City Council is closing the pool after this summer season. According to an article about the closure, there is no money to replace it with a splash pad. The article further states that it will be a grassy area next year. It will cost...
July 3, 2015 - 6:14am
June 26, 2015
Letter: Miss Farmington Ambassador offers thanks
To the editor, Last Tuesday, June 16, I stood on the Boeckman Middle School auditorium stage as a candidate at the 2015 Farmington Royal Ambassador Coronation. That night is very memorable for me as I was first selected by my fellow candidates as the 2015 Miss Congeniality, but then...
June 26, 2015 - 9:41am
June 11, 2015
Letter to the editor: Thanks for support this year
To the editor, A smile crossed my face as I turned onto Elm Street the evening of May 30, and was greeted by the American flags that hung from the light poles. “This is Farmington,” I thought. It felt good to be here. In my year as Third District president for the American...
June 11, 2015 - 10:22am
June 4, 2015
Letter to the editor: Poem calls for more visible walkers
To the editor I would like to see, Those walking on the street, To walk facing traffic, And watch the cars they meet. Please wear light clothing, For your safety and mine, So I can see you quickly, When left of the center line. So thank you from an elder, For now I will...
June 4, 2015 - 9:15am
Letter to the editor: Thanks for supporting veterans
We want to thank all the businesses and citizens in the Farmington community who so generously supported our veterans during the recent Memorial Day poppy distributions. For God and country. American Legion Auxiliary Unit 189
June 4, 2015 - 9:14am
May 15, 2015
Letter to the editor: Insurance change would be harmful
To the editor, Over the past 10 years working as an auto insurance agent, I have been fortunate to serve hundreds of customers in Farmington and our neighboring communities. What I enjoy most about my job is speaking regularly to my customers, hearing about their lives, getting...
May 15, 2015 - 9:52am
May 1, 2015
Letter: ECFE program is great
To the editor, I wanted to take some time out to say what a great early childhood program (ECFE) we have here in Farmington I moved to the school district three years ago, and without this program, this stay-at-home mother would be struggling to find new, creative and engaging activities...
May 1, 2015 - 12:17pm
April 2, 2015
Letter: Ask Garofalo for support
To the editor, We wanted to encourage Farmington residents to be aware of a unique opportunity Rep. Pat Garofalo has to lead support for a bill that provides critical funding for deaf, deafblind and hard of hearing workers in Minnesota. This funding, from the Workforce Development...
April 2, 2015 - 9:36am
March 19, 2015
Letter: Band gave student a home
To the editor, My name is Ben Strumberger, I am a 2014 alumnus of Farmington High School. I would just like to take this time to tell about how much the band program means to me. I have spent my entire life in Farmington, and the highlight of my entire school experience was being...
March 19, 2015 - 2:02pm
Letter: Band program is valuable
To the editor, As a parent of two teenage children, I have been impressed with the music program in the Farmington School District. I have recently learned that the fifth grade band program is being considered to be eliminated due to budget cuts. The loss of the fifth grade band...
March 19, 2015 - 2:01pm
February 15, 2015
Letter to the editor: Kind gesture made an impact
To the editor, Last Thursday night my husband and I had supper in Farmington. A lady and a young gentleman were seated at the table next to us. When they had finished eating and got up to leave, she came to our table and said she had noticed George’s cap and wanted to thank him...
February 15, 2015 - 4:48pm
January 22, 2015
Letter to the editor: Keep Lee as board chair
To the editor, I write this letter in support of continuing with Tera Lee as chair of the Farmington School Board. Ms. Lee has many years of experience with our schools and is doing a great job as the chair of the board. All six board members are equals when it comes to providing...
January 22, 2015 - 9:27am