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Minnesota special session wraps up $46 billion budget
UPDATE: Inmate apprehended in Minneapolis after prison van taken over
Dispute over trail detours final Minnesota legislative work
Minn. roundup: Franken rules out White House bid in 2020; Pearl Harbor victim has remains returned home
Summer concert series begins in Farmington
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College lacrosse: Four former Tigers receive honors at Missouri Valley College
Track and Field: Trio of conference champs leads Tigers
Where the buffalo roam
Baseball: Tigers upset No. 6 North, clinch .500 SSC finish
Girls lacrosse: Tigers take 9-2 record into finale
The Busby brothers of River Falls
A cure for procrastination: Surgeon combines diverse background in decision-making framework
Health briefs: Biking for health in New Richmond; blood donation opportunities
Inspiration strikes again for Farmington Dew Days button artist
Farmington High School bands stage spring concert
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First Horizon Home Loan Corp. vs. Fjeld
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Editorial: Honor WWII vets as nation salutes WWI
Viewpoint: Setting PTSD record straight
Viewpoint: Kick off summer with art, music and dance
Editorial: Senate, help those suffering from mental illness
Chuck Brooks: Ready to hit the road on new bike
Real Estate Showcase
December 5, 2016
Dazzle Days canceled for 2016 as organizers regroup
The Farmington Business Association Board has decided to cancel Farmington's 2016 Dazzle Days event, but hopes to bring back a more collaborative and professional event in 2017. "The biggest thing is that we want to start working with the city of Farmington in a collaborative way...
December 5, 2016 - 3:41pm
Flowing water along Denmark Avenue is part of construction process
Flowing water in a ditch on Denmark Avenue in front of Boeckman Middle School has some residents concerned that a fire hydrant may be malfunctioning. John Schmeling, a civil engineer with the city, said there's nothing to worry about. He says it's related to the 70-unit senior rental...
December 5, 2016 - 5:30am
November 30, 2016
Bourbon Butcher officially opens Dec. 7
Tony Donatell, owner and general manager of Bourbon Butcher, said his new restaurant at 20700 Chippendale Ave. would be a restaurant for the...
November 30, 2016 - 5:30am
EDA offers $2,500 grants for facade improvements to downtown businesses
If there was an award for the ugliest building, Eric Ruud of Top Notch Properties said his company would win. He's taking advantage of a new incentive from the city to fix up the building's facade that faces Third and Oak streets. "We're going to try to improve the aesthetics of that...
November 30, 2016 - 5:30am
November 29, 2016
Hampton man awarded Dakota Electric Township Leader Award
Dakota Electric Association recently awarded Jeff Reed of Hampton the Outstanding Leader of the Year award. Each year, Dakota Electric seeks...
November 29, 2016 - 5:30am
November 23, 2016
Rambling River Center plaza development on hold
The Farmington City Council on Monday postponed hiring a Minneapolis-based landscape architect to redesign the Rambling River Center plaza on...
November 23, 2016 - 5:30am
November 22, 2016
Small Business Saturday encourages consumers to shop small
If you survive the madness of Black Friday and want to cross more items off your holiday shopping list before you dive into Cyber Monday deals,...
November 22, 2016 - 12:40pm
November 17, 2016
Revitalized neighborhood in eastern Farmington filling up again
The developer of a previously-forgotten Farmington neighborhood is ready to move into phase two, just a couple years after bringing the project...
November 17, 2016 - 1:30pm
November 15, 2016
Aaron Rother joins RiverTown Multimedia sales team
Aaron Rother has joined RiverTown Multimedia as a multimedia sales representative. Rother's background includes 17 years in advertising, including print, radio, social media and digital marketing. Rother has helped hundreds of local businesses grow during this time through his active...
November 15, 2016 - 4:30pm
November 6, 2016
Competing in CrossFit for a good cause
Community members are invited to see fellow Farmington residents test their physical fitness at CrossFit Calypso's first United Heroes League Calypso Cup on Saturday, Nov. 12. Teams of two will compete to see who can complete a "functional fitness" workout in the fastest time. The...
November 6, 2016 - 5:30am
November 1, 2016
CenturyLink to acquire Level 3 for $25 Billion
LOS ANGELES — Telecommunications company CenturyLink Inc said it would buy Level 3 Communications Inc in a cash-and-stock deal with an equity value of about $24 billion to expand its fiber optic network and high-speed data services for business clients. The combination will...
November 1, 2016 - 1:00pm
October 21, 2016
Summit Orthopedics to take over care at Farmington clinic in early 2017
Beginning in 2017, the physicians who provide orthopedic care at Northfield Hospital's FamilyHealth Medical Clinic in Farmington will do so under a new name. Summit Orthopedics has assumed operations of Mankato Orthopedic and Fracture Clinic's office in Faribault and will now oversee...
October 21, 2016 - 3:52pm
October 14, 2016
Mayor hints at more development coming to Vermillion River Crossings
Mayor Todd Larson hinted Wednesday that Hy-Vee may not be the only customer interested in purchasing property in the Vermillion River Crossings development on Highway 50 east of Denmark Avenue. "There are other interests we can't talk about right now," he said. "Hopefully the Vermillion...
October 14, 2016 - 5:14am
October 12, 2016
Dakota Electric to host career fair
Dakota Electric Association is inviting students and anyone interested in energy jobs to stop by the cooperative's career open house on Monday, Oct. 17. Company employees will be on hand to talk about a variety of careers and the educational requirements of those careers. Students...
October 12, 2016 - 4:06pm
October 11, 2016
After 17 hours, Allina and nurses reach deal to halt strike
ST. PAUL — Allina Health and the Minnesota Nurses Association reached a tentative agreement late Monday, Oct. 10, to settle outstanding...
October 11, 2016 - 9:48am