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Farmington Farmers market vendors seek new venue
Clothing found on Prescott bridge triggers water, air search
Dakota County law enforcement train on protest response
Hwy. 110 in Dakota County to get a new name -- and it's a familiar one
Rebel Chef restaurant to open soon in Farmington
crime and courts
Tiger football edged out by Lakeville South 17-14
Tiger girls cross-country are South Suburban Conference champions
Farmington's Brooke Hapuku qualifies for state tennis tournament
Farmington soccer teams are section 1AA runners-up
Turnovers, penalties and big plays hold Tigers back
Plenty to see and spray: Farmington Fire Department holds open house
Q&A: It's flu season — here's what you need to know
'Sisterhood' offers empathetic ear following cancer diagnosis
Health briefs: Yoga classes offered in Hastings; Telemedicine program comes to western Wis. hospitals
Historic home tour planned Sept. 24 in Red Wing
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Farmington PHN 102317 PHN Wellhead Protection Plan
FARMINGTON SCHOOL DISTRICT: Ad For Bids - Fire Alarm System Replacement
FARMINGTON SCHOOL DISTRICT: Ad For Bids - Exterior Wall Repairs
DAKOTA COUNTY BOARD: 9/26/17 Board Proceeedings Summary
EMPIRE TOWNSHIP: Ordinance No. 400-C
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Joe Atkins Viewpoint: 1.9 percent budget proposal, feedback sought
Letters to the editor: Legacy apologizes for naming decision; Thanks for supporting troops at 'Fright Night'
A view from an economist: Trump UN speech on trade and jobs
Viewpoint: Poll gives legislators input on residents' thoughts
Wild Side column: Sweetness attracts stingers
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Arts and Entertainment
Book Report: Rural genes bring out the best in this author
I would love to know Catherine Holm. Have you ever felt that way about a writer you have never read before? I've just read Holm's first short...
March 24, 2011 - 12:31pm
November 15, 2010
New speech and theater groups are forming in Farmington
Several new arts opportunities have been created for Farmington students and community members. The Farmington speech team has been accepted into the National Forensic League and students have an opportunity to qualify for Nationals this year in Dallas, Texas. There will be...
November 15, 2010 - 7:13am
October 21, 2010
Your weekend: Help restore Vermillion River streambank this weekend
Thursday Open mic There will be an open mic hosted by Marv Gohman at 6:30 p.m. Oct. 21 at the Ugly Mug coffee shop and bar. The Ugly Mug is located at 18450 Pilot Knob Road in Farmington. Guitar hero at the library Teens can play Guitar Hero on the big screen at the Dakota County...
October 21, 2010 - 9:26am
October 12, 2010
Changes are in store for Grand History event
It's not always easy to get something new out of an old place like Dakota City Heritage Village, but the folks out there are giving it a shot this month. Instead of offering the Grand History Day program Dakota City has held for the better part of two decades, this year, they're...
October 12, 2010 - 10:54am
October 10, 2010
Cantus men's vocal ensemble will help choir students fine-tune their skills
An artist in residence program starting at Farmington High School this week will help the concert choir get more in tune with one another, so to speak. On Tuesday, the men's vocal chamber ensemble Cantus began its artist in residence program at FHS by giving a free a cappella concert...
October 10, 2010 - 8:24am
October 7, 2010
Your weekend: Haunted house to support troops is this weekend
Thursday Baby storytime There will be a storytime for babies up to 24 months, their caregivers and their siblings from 10:30 to 11:15 a.m. Oct. 7 at the Dakota County Farmington Library. The event will include stories, songs, bounces and playtime. The library is located at 508...
October 7, 2010 - 9:49am
October 1, 2010
Students feel the rhythm
Now, repeat after me," said Francis Kofi from the center of the music room at Meadowview Elementary School. "Ki. Ki. Lam-bey-bey-bey." Obediently,...
October 1, 2010 - 11:18am
September 23, 2010
80s favorites Great White will play Saturday at the fairgrounds
My, my, my. Popular 80s hair band Great White is coming to Farmington this weekend, headlining Saturday's second annual Rocktoberfest, sponsored...
September 23, 2010 - 9:37am
September 9, 2010
Book Report: Minnesota authors have much to offer
Lots of books from and about Minnesota this week First off, try a big doorstopper, "North Country: The Making of Minnesota," by Mary Letherd Wingerd (University of Minnesota Press, $34.95). Wingerd, a St. Cloud State history professor, tells a different story of the state, beginning...
September 9, 2010 - 8:52am
August 22, 2010
A fresh look for art park
Every year, the Farmington School District celebrates the work of its students during an all-school art festival. Last Saturday, a handful of...
August 22, 2010 - 10:14am
August 20, 2010
Book Report: A triple treat this week
Here are two good reads to take on your last trip to the cabin up north. The first is "Beautiful Malice," by Australian author Rebecca James (Bantam, $25). We're introduced to Katharine Patterson, a mysterious character who wishes to cast off her past and moves to a new city, changes...
August 20, 2010 - 2:08am
August 5, 2010
Book Report: Misspellings are thorns in the sides of many
Fifty years ago in Bowling Green, Ohio, a fellow named Charlie Perkins made the best goldarned bologna outside of Bologna, Italy. Business was so good, Perkins put a new neon sign out of his little butcher shop at the edge of town. The sign simply said "PERKIN'S MEAT'S." The sign...
August 5, 2010 - 10:33am
July 1, 2010
Your weekend: Teens can try their hands at making a book Thursday
Thursday Handmade books Teens can try making their own books at a handmade books workshop from 2 to 4 p.m. June 30. Participants will use funky materials to create a handmade book with the help of the ArtStart Scrapmobile. Registration required. A Minnesota Legacy program. For...
July 1, 2010 - 1:27pm
Book Report: Perfect reads to have along when not fishing
It's time to go to the lake. Worrying about that seven-day hiatus when it rains morning, noon and night, or when the fish all stop biting? Don't worry. Bring some books along.
July 1, 2010 - 9:27am
June 24, 2010
Dew Days music, delivered with a little 'Butterlove'
For years, Harbee Tharaldson was the guy who emceed the Mountain Dew Days grand parade. It was his contribution to the annual city celebration....
June 24, 2010 - 9:49am