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For his birthday, North Trail student gives back
Farmington police report: May 8-May 15
Closures planned for Embers Avenue
'Unwanted advances' led to CDA director's firing
Survey: Should Farmington stay small or grow?
crime and courts
Girls lacrosse: Tigers trample Sabers, 18-1
Baseball: Pitching prevails as Tigers top South
Softball: Tigers blank Blaze, earn No. 4 seed
Track and field: Tigers prep for SSC at Shakopee
Boys lacrosse: Goals pile up vs. Shakopee
Farmington remembers on Memorial Day
Your weekend: Memorial Day activities are Sunday, Monday
Following fire, family finds comfort in community
A winding road leads priest to St. Michael’s
Teens get recognition for river rescue
arts and entertainment
THE LODGE ON SUMMIT OAKS
Homestead Mortgage Corporation vs Stewart
PUBLIC HEARING vermillion township
Ordinance No. 015-697 On Sale Sunday Liquor License
Mortgage Electronic Registration Systems, Inc. vs Bader
Lawrence E. 'Snork' Donnelly, 84
Edward Niedzielski, 55
Sharon L. Rodriguez, 80
Edward Niedzieski, 55
Jarrod R. Tabaka, 36
Aislinn Tietz column: Watch your wallet
Nathan Hansen column: The case against crashing
Nathan Hansen column: Crash and burn
Editorial: Your newspaper, direct to your inbox
Letter to the editor: Insurance change would be harmful
Get Out! Deals
November 13, 2008
Letter: Thanks to the DFL candidates
To the editor, As we move past Election Day and on to the holidays, I would like to take a moment to thank our DFL candidates: Dave Laidig (Minnesota House, Lakeville), Bev Topp (Minnesota House, Farmington/Northfield area), Steve Sarvi (U.S. Congress), Al Franken (U.S. Senate)...
November 13, 2008 - 12:00am
October 23, 2008
Editorial: We can help you get to know candidates
The 2008 election season has been busy in Farmington. Three major local races have all generated more interest than they have in recent years.There are four candidates for mayor and six for city council. Two years after it took a pair of last-minute filings just to fill out the field...
October 23, 2008 - 12:00am
Watch the school board candidate forum video
Couldn't find time Thursday night to take in the school board candidate forum put on by the Independent and the Rotary Club of Farmington? Did...
October 23, 2008 - 12:00am
October 20, 2008
Watch the candidate forum archive
Farmington residents who couldn't make it to city hall Wednesday night can click on the attached link to hear what candidates for city and state offices had to say about the upcoming election. The Independent had a live Internet broadcast of the mayoral, city council and House District...
October 20, 2008 - 12:00am
October 17, 2008
Letter: The choice should be clear in city elections
To the editor, Residents should learn from current city and school leaders. Elect forward thinking, change agents who exemplify true leadership for our community. What type of leadership do we want, what type of leader do we respect and where will the leaders we elect take us? If...
October 17, 2008 - 12:00am
October 13, 2008
Senate candidates lay out differences
GOLDEN VALLEY, Minn. - Sen. Norm Coleman said he has demonstrated the courage to make difficult decisions while building a record of bipartisan accomplishment. "Measure folks by the results," he said. Democrat Al Franken said Coleman's results have not benefitted most in his home...
October 13, 2008 - 12:00am
August 21, 2008
Larson announces plans to run for mayor
Todd Larson has announced plans to run for mayor of Farmington. Larson said he will file an affidavit of candidacy when the filing period for city offices opens on Aug. 26. Larson said his main reason for running is to return leadership to Farmington city government. "We have a...
August 21, 2008 - 12:00am