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Outgoing fire chief plans for retirement
City compromises on Spruce St. parking
Traffic headaches start next week
Code changes slow new-home construction
Stepping Stones preschool program receives national accreditation
crime and courts
Girls lacrosse: Showing they belong
Boys lacrosse: Young Tigers take opener vs. Hill-Murray
Softball: Tigers win consolation at Mankato
Baseball: Tigers upset No. 1 North
Golf: Tigers ninth in South Suburban meet
Garage Sale Hunter MAP
Your weekend: Steak fry, royal ambassadors' fundraiser are on weekend agenda
Severe Weather Week focuses on preparing for the worst
Monthly flea market starts April 25 in downtown Farmington
Pitch in and clean up Farmington's parks and ponds next weekend
arts and entertainment
Wells Fargo Bank vs Kerr
Mortgage Electronic Registration Systems, Inc. vs Webber
ORD NO. 410-SS Empire Township
Mortgage Electronic Registration Systems, Inc. vs Deneen
Chase Manhattan Mortgage Corporation vs Ostrom
Irene Jo Spaniol, 98
Joseph F. Ruhr, 96
Myron E. 'Mike' Napper, 89
Lorraine Gloria Kurtz, 87
Helen Mae Fischer, 88
Editorial: Pietsch gave a lot to Farmington
Student voices: There’s no easy answer when you try to define love
Column: The pool is just great this time of year
Editorial: A lot to like in Farmington
Faith notes: What if there was no Easter?
Get Out! Deals
February 23, 2013
Wrestling, Swim teams each advance individuals to state
The Farmington wrestling and swimming and diving teams each qualified several individuals for state at their respective section meets Saturday. Tiger wrestler Taylor Venz defended his section title at 106 pounds, and he will be joined by three teammates at Xcel Energy Center. Jamin...
February 23, 2013 - 5:25pm
April 16, 2012
Farmington police report for March 30-April 5
March 30 Warrant service/arrest, First and Locust streets Harassing communication, 22200 block of Twin Pond Cir. March 31 Domestic, 18700 block of Easton Ave. Suicide threat, address not available Damage to property, 500 block of Third St. April 1 Damage to property, private,...
April 16, 2012 - 7:09am
January 12, 2012
Two charged in connection with Jan. 5 fire
Two young men playing with fire appear to be the cause of a fire that destroyed a shed last week on property owned by the University of Minnesota...
January 12, 2012 - 10:05am
January 26, 2009
Lost and found: Are you missing theater tickets?
Are you lamenting a lost opportunity to see a show at the Orpheum? We might be able to help. The Independent got word Monday morning of theater tickets recovered in the north parking lot at North Trail Elementary School. The person who found them would like to make sure they find...
January 26, 2009 - 12:00am
January 15, 2009
Letter: Many helped make swimming marathon a success
The Farmington High School swimming and diving program would like to thank the following sponsors who supported the marathon by donating food or prizes for the event: Dan's Bar, New Trier StayWell Health Management, St.
January 15, 2009 - 12:00am
October 20, 2008
Fire damages Oak and Treasures building and attached apartment
Two area men learned the value of smoke detectors after waking to the sound of one going off early Sunday morning. It turns out, that alarm saved their lives. The two men were asleep in an apartment that shares a building with a storage facility on the grounds of Oak and Treasures...
October 20, 2008 - 12:00am
August 19, 2008
Perfect night for Ramble and Amble
August 19, 2008 - 12:00am
July 10, 2008
Seats are available on county's SWCD
There are only a few days left to file for open positions on the Dakota County Soil and Water Conservation board. Those interested in influencing state and county conservation practices have to file for their candidacy by July 15. On November 4, voters will elect three people to...
July 10, 2008 - 12:00am