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Banker recognized for decades of career and community service
Property taxes likely will increase by 3.99 percent in 2017
Grinch steals Christmas in the Village money
Deer disease in southeast Minnesota appears to be contained
Dazzle Days canceled for 2016 as organizers regroup
crime and courts
Boys hockey: Tigers show progress in loss to Eden Prairie
Girls hockey: Offense breaks out against Hastings
Gymnastics: Injuries put a damper on opening meet
Tigers start 2-0 for the first time since 2010
Boys hockey: Tigers start the season with 7-1 win over Mayo
Try these 4 innovative Thanksgiving leftover recipes
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
arts and entertainment
TruStone Financial Federal Credit Union vs Larry R. Rumpza
Washington Mutual Bank, FA vs. Biggers
Mortgage Electronic Reg. Systms. vs. Streiff
Mortgage Electronic Reg. Systms. vs. Curry
Graham Schoewe Gilbertson
Richard L. Battaglia, 64
Kathleen M. Sawczynec, 62
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
Real Estate Showcase
September 14, 2012
New art exhibit at Farmington Dunn Bros. has an apt message in a couple of ways
The art exhibit that opened this week at Farmington's Dunn Bros. came about almost by accident, but David Hartnett, the coffee shop's co-owner,...
arts and entertainment/business/Life
September 14, 2012 - 3:02pm
August 30, 2012
Editorial: Business tool would be valuable
On Monday night the Farmington Economic Development Authority heard an intriguing proposal about a project called Open for Business.
August 30, 2012 - 9:03am
Help could be coming for beginner businesses
Would-be Farmington business owners could have a new resource available to them if the city's economic development authority pursues a partnership with a nonprofit group that has spent the past 25 years helping new and existing business owners make smarter decisions. The Metropolitan...
August 30, 2012 - 8:54am
August 13, 2012
Big changes lead to happiness for auto shop owner
Jimi Brown isn't the type to shy away from major life changes. That much becomes clear pretty quickly when you ask him how he came to own Impact...
August 13, 2012 - 7:20am
July 29, 2012
Dakota County students explored D.C.
Five students from local high schools in and around Dakota Electric Association's service territory recently returned from a trip of a lifetime to Washington, D.C. Dakota Electric's students joined more than 1,500 students from across the nation (37 total from Minnesota) for the 48th...
July 29, 2012 - 7:36am
July 28, 2012
Her Farmington business is growing, and so is her family
Annie Mickelson has wanted to be a chiropractor since before she could even pronounce the word. Mickelson's father has his own chiropractic...
July 28, 2012 - 7:39am
July 20, 2012
Friends' network of cell phone stores expands to Farmington
The cell phone business has been good to Matt Funk and his friends. From a single Wireless Zone store in 2009, the four college buddies now have...
July 20, 2012 - 5:04pm
July 19, 2012
Farmington Business Association doubles down on parties
Farmington businesses are teaming up to throw a couple of big parties this weekend, and everyone in town is invited. The weekend of block parties will kick off Thursday at the Tamarack Ridge shopping center, then move downtown Saturday for a day of activities that will include a...
July 19, 2012 - 7:13am
July 13, 2012
Park Dental Clinic is nearly ready to open downtown Farmington
When Park Dental decided to expand its operation to Farmington, it needed the right dentist to build a practice in a new community. Someone,...
July 13, 2012 - 5:09pm
July 3, 2012
City council changes its mind on liquor store move
Three weeks after the Farmington City Council members supported a plan to relocate the city's downtown liquor store, council members have voted to keep the store right where it is. At a workshop meeting last month, three of the five council members indicated they favored moving the...
July 3, 2012 - 9:58am
June 28, 2012
New broker sees promise at long-stalled development
A new real estate broker has high hopes for Farmington's long-dormant Vermillion River Crossings development. In charge of marketing the property...
June 28, 2012 - 7:02am
June 27, 2012
Iconic Farmington building is on the market
One of Farmington's most recognizable buildings could be yours if you're willing to pay the right price. A for sale sign went up last week...
June 27, 2012 - 1:04pm
June 16, 2012
CDR Technicians offer computer repair at your doorstep
Adam Tenore and Jared Conklin were having a conversation on Skype last fall when Tenore made a suggestion. "We should start a computer business,"...
June 16, 2012 - 7:56am
June 4, 2012
For Farmington couple, thrift shop is a labor of love
There is a lesson about starting a business that likely isn't covered in any textbooks, but that is important nonetheless. Given the choice,...
June 4, 2012 - 7:54am
May 31, 2012
Six options on the table for Farmington municipal liquor store
When an agenda item for Tuesday's Economic Development Authority meeting fell through, another opportunity presented itself for the Farmington City Council. On Tuesday, the Farmington City Council held a work session to consider the pros and cons of six potential sites for its downtown...
May 31, 2012 - 9:39am