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Jim Larsen is Farmington's new fire chief
The tacos that come to you
State rail plan includes passenger line that could run through Farmington
FHS students compete for a cause
Fire chief finalists meet the public
crime and courts
Girls lacrosse: New coach, new conference for Tigers
Track: Peterson prevails at River Falls
Track and field: Tigers get on the track at Mankato
Boys lacrosse: Tigers turning over roster in first season in new conference
FHS graduate Betzold has a 2.07 ERA for SMU softball
New church launches Sunday in Farmington
Your weekend: It’s opening weekend for egg hunters
Fish frys and more are on your weekend agenda
Farmington's citywide park cleanup is April 25
Friends pay tribute to Farmington graduate
arts and entertainment
Mortgage Electronic Registration Systems, Inc. vs Stahlke
Mortgage Electronic Registration Systems, Inc. vs Mon roy
Mortgage Electronic Registration Systems, Inc. vs Olson
Rose Marie Ervasti, 87
Bruce T. Conner, 64
Lucille Korsman, 86
Helen M. Nordseth, 89
Student voices: Cool doesn’t always mean good
Nathan Hansen column: Climbing the (reinforced) ladder
Letter: Band gave student a home
Letter: Band program is valuable
Editorial: Speak up now on budget proposals
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December 11, 2014
Your weekend: Christmas in the Village returns this weekend
Thursday Rosemount Simply Massage open house Simply Massage will host its annual open house 5 to 8 p.m. Dec. 11 at 14465 S. Robert Tr. The event will include free chair massages and spa services. The first 50 people will receive gift bags. Refreshments will be served and...
life / events
December 11, 2014 - 2:52pm
November 26, 2014
Find Trains, Twinkies and holiday fun Saturday at Rambling River Center
While it’s hard to articulate exactly why, Dave McMillen has long had a fascination with trains. He shares his interests for all things trains with others at the Rambling River Center as part of the Model Railroad Train Club. “There’s something about the history and excitement...
November 26, 2014 - 1:33pm
Toys for Town drive kicks off this week
After nearly 30 years of making the holidays happier for Families in the Farmington School District, the Farmington Police Department’s Toys for Town drive has become an institution in the city. Every year around this time the donation bins go out to local businesses, and every...
November 26, 2014 - 1:02pm
November 14, 2014
Holiday giving program is looking for volunteers
If Tara Urbia ever wonders about the impact of Armful of Love, all she needs to do is watch the faces of the people she talks to about the holiday giving program. When they come in, parents often look weighed down, burdened by worries about whether they’ll be able to give their...
November 14, 2014 - 4:43pm
January 10, 2010
A second life for Christmas trees
The presents have been opened, and the Christmas tree has lost some of its attraction. The ornaments have come down. Ornaments the packed up...
January 10, 2010 - 2:33pm
December 23, 2009
Christmas traditions are worth maintaining
If tradition held this week, on Wednesday night the Farmington American Legion was full of people. They ate. They drank. They listened to music. And, perhaps most important, they reconnected with friends. That pre-Christmas gathering been a tradition for years in Farmington, and...
December 23, 2009 - 3:21pm
December 11, 2008
Letter: The lighting of the tree: a poem
To the editor, 'I'd like to tell a story of the Lighting of the Tree. In downtown Farmington on a cold December eve the morning started raw when the frozen ground was dug Our covered hands lost feeling as we gripped our coffee mug But what a special time for we knew...
December 11, 2008 - 12:00am
December 4, 2008
Downtown businesses kick off Christmas season
From horse-drawn trolleys to visits with Santa to a community tree, Farmington's downtown businesses are putting together an old-fashioned Christmas celebration. The members of Farmington's Downtown Business Association will hold their second annual Christmas kick-off Saturday. The...
December 4, 2008 - 12:00am