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Most school construction projects will continue through October
The Rambling River, Part 1: The Vermillion River has supported local communities for over a century
Northern's annual system shutdown test Friday morning
Open houses coming up for area schools
Party time at The Cakery
crime and courts
Boys cross country preview: Young and dedicated runners return to lead Tigers
Girls soccer preview: Offense ready to roll
Tiger Stadium will be ready for Farmington football opener next Friday
Girls cross country preview: Tigers after another trip to state meet
Football preview: Tigers bring experience to Fischer’s second year
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
Dakota City pizza night is Friday
arts and entertainment
Mortgage Electronic Registration Systems, Inc. vs Komarnytskyi
City of Farmington Public Hearing - Gossips Bar & Grill 9/6/16
ORDINANCE NO. 325
Financial Freedom Senior Funding Corporation vs Lacore
Carol Hince Hall, 64
Don Davis, 79
Colleen M. Marschall, 86
Steven L. Anderson, 52
Lila S. Haugen, 100
Deanna Weniger: A recipe in redundancy
Deanna Weniger: Pinterest fail
Deanna Weniger: Law and order
Editorial: Celebrate diversity in your hometown
Nathan Hansen: Goodbye, Independent Town Pages
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May 19, 2016
Accident closes Highway 3
The Minnesota State Patrol is currently investigating an accident that seriously injured a Farmington man on Highway 3 at 200th Street. According...
May 19, 2016 - 9:48pm
March 16, 2016
Reward grows in hit-and-run case
The Dakota County Sheriff’s Office is offering a $5,000 reward for information that may lead to the identification of a hit-and-run accident between a vehicle and a bicyclist the night of March 8. Sheriff’s deputies responded to the accident around 5:45 p.m. The cyclist, 45-year-old...
News/crime and courts
March 16, 2016 - 12:38pm
November 25, 2015
A reunion with her hero
Larry Prieur had no idea people were looking for him. The anonymous hero who stopped to help a pregnant woman following a car accident in January...
November 25, 2015 - 10:09am
April 1, 2011
One killed Tuesday in Hwy. 52 crash
One man is dead after his car rolled over off Highway 52 south of 250th Street Tuesday morning. Eric Bruss, 36, of Shakopee, was the sole occupant...
April 1, 2011 - 10:51am
September 22, 2010
One sent to hospital following Highway 3 crash
One person was taken to the hospital following this accident early Tuesday evening on Highway 3. According to a State Trooper on the scene, the...
September 22, 2010 - 10:30am
September 20, 2010
Minor accident closed 195th Street
A Monday morning accident led to minor injuries for the two drivers involved, but still closed 195th Street near Pilot Knob Road for about an hour. According to Farmington administrative sergeant Jim Constantineau, one of the two drivers in the accident was transported by Allina...
September 20, 2010 - 10:15am
August 8, 2009
Rosemount boy hospitalized at Regions following tree accident in city park
A frightening incident in River Falls' Glen Park Saturday afternoon sent an 11-year-old boy to the hospital for the night and apparently left...
August 8, 2009 - 3:11pm
January 12, 2009
Akin Road accident victim dies
A Farmington woman has died as a result of injuries sustained in a Jan. 4, 2009 accident near Farmington Lutheran Church. Mineva Fritze, 86, died at 12:35 p.m., Sunday, Jan. 11, at Regions Hospital, where she had been in intensive care since the previous week's accident. According...
January 12, 2009 - 12:00am
September 22, 2008
Sunday motorcycle accidents send three to hospitals
A 43-year-old Farmington man was injured in a Sunday evening car-motorcycle accident in Wisconsin. According to Pierce County authorities Greg Sorensen and a passenger were eastbound on Highway 10 when his 2007 Harley-Davidson motorcycle collided with a 2006 Subaru driven by Judith...
September 22, 2008 - 12:00am
September 11, 2008
Akin Road accident highlights concerns
"Look both ways before you cross the street." It's a message parents start teaching children at an early age, one that is meant to keep people safe. And it's one at least one Farmington youth will likely never forget. Monday evening, just after 6 p.m., Farmington fire/rescue, police...
September 11, 2008 - 12:00am
August 26, 2008
Empire Township man dies in motorcycle accident
A 44-year-old man died Monday night from injuries sustained after losing control of his motorcycle on County Road 66, just west of Ahern Avenue in Empire Township. According to Dakota County Sheriff chief deputy Dave Bellows, Thomas Leonard Stanton of Empire was eastbound on County...
August 26, 2008 - 12:00am
June 25, 2008
Deputy gets 30-day suspension for role in fatal accident
Dakota County Sheriff's deputy Joshua Williams will serve a 30-day suspension and work at least a year of courtroom security for his role in a fatal accident last August. Williams, who will also have to undergo training in emergency vehicle operation, received the penalty following...
June 25, 2008 - 12:00am
June 13, 2008
Farmington teen dies in crash
Kendra McGinnis was trying to leave Darah Robertson a message when she learned her friend was dead. Robertson, a 2007 graduate of Farmington High School, was headed south on Cedar Avenue in Apple Valley around 3 a.m. June 7 when she was hit by a 59-year-old man westbound on County...
June 13, 2008 - 12:00am
June 11, 2008
Brooklyn Park couple killed in car/train crash
The two people killed when their automobile collided with a train Monday have been identified. They were David J. and Judy M. Brost, both 56, of Brooklyn Park, Minn., and were husband and wife, according to a press release from the Cass County Sheriff's Office. Autopsy results...
June 11, 2008 - 12:00am
May 2, 2008
School bus involved in minor accident Friday morning
A District 192 school bus was involved in a minor accident early Friday morning. No students were hurt. According to district spokesperson Aaron Tinklenberg the bus, carrying middle- and high school students, was rear-ended by a private vehicle just after 7 a.m. at the intersection...
May 2, 2008 - 12:00am