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Thrivent's K9 5K to raise funds for future training
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Ground Round closes, Burgers and Bottles may fill void
Many merchants still swiping long after deadline to switch to new credit, debit card technology
Most school construction projects will continue through October
crime and courts
Girls soccer: Tigers triumph in return to Boeckman
Volleyball: Healthy and cohesive
Girls swim & dive: Work pays off for Tigers
Cross country: Tigers take off in Duluth
Boys soccer: Two outta three ain't bad
Plenty of Prince-spiration
Vet uses metal art to give back to service members
Dakota Electric helps with environmental efforts
Pet of the Week: Quite a pair
Dakota City pizza night is Friday
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3 PUBLIC HEARINGS
Beverly K. Erickson, 73
Carol Hince Hall, 64
Don Davis, 79
Colleen M. Marschall, 86
Steven L. Anderson, 52
Chuck Brooks: Good teachers are always working
Pat Rupp: So you want to be on the school board?
Kim Ukura: Jumping into a new community
Deanna Weniger: A recipe in redundancy
Deanna Weniger: Pinterest fail
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August 9, 2015
Faith notes: Joy you cannot hide
Have you ever discovered something very valuable? Have you ever found something even after you concluded that it was lost? Once you found that once lost item, how quick were you to tell someone about it? Excitement like that is very hard to contain, isn’t it? Many years ago some...
August 9, 2015 - 6:01am
July 5, 2015
Faith notes: True freedom … forever
Have you ever seen the Liberty Bell, which is currently housed at Liberty Bell Center in Philadelphia, Penn.? If not, you have probably seen photos of the massive bell with the inscription “PROCLAIM LIBERTY THROUGHOUT ALL THE LAND UNTO ALL THE INHABITANTS THEREOF” and a huge crack...
July 5, 2015 - 6:37am
May 22, 2015
A winding road leads priest to St. Michael’s
As far back as fourth grade, Benjamin Little had a pretty good idea he wanted to be a priest when he grew up. The idea stuck with him through...
May 22, 2015 - 9:55am
December 21, 2014
Hope Lutheran Church plans a new home
After four years of planning, Farmington’s Hope Lutheran Church is ready to take the next big step in its growth. Evidence of that growth...
December 21, 2014 - 6:45am
January 7, 2010
Clergy that cooks
It was cold outside Tuesday afternoon, but the inside of Farmington Lutheran Church was filled with warmth. There was warmth, in the form of...
January 7, 2010 - 2:25pm
February 16, 2009
Fox enjoying life as pastor at Faith United Methodist Church
Kevin Fox is really happy with where he finds himself these days. After years living somewhere other than Minnesota, the new pastor at Faith...
February 16, 2009 - 12:00am
February 12, 2009
Middle Creek Vineyard Church: Taking a leap of faith
Sometimes, getting where you're supposed to be takes a leap of faith. John and Paige Guist know that. Two years ago they were comfortable. John was a pastor at a church in Burnsville and Paige taught at a school in that city. But the couple also had a community in Farmington, where...
February 12, 2009 - 12:00am
December 11, 2008
Churches serve one last community meal
After five years and no doubt thousands of servings of Jell-O Farmington's community meals have reached their final course. Lord of Life Lutheran Church will host the final meal in the series at 5:30 p.m. Dec. 11 at Farmington Lutheran Church. Farmington's churches started offering...
December 11, 2008 - 12:00am
October 30, 2008
The River Church: A home of their own
Last Sunday, some 73 months after its members met for the first time, the congregation of The River Church was finally able to make itself at home. Finally, getting ready for a worship service didn't mean setting up chairs or plugging in instruments. There was nothing to load or...
October 30, 2008 - 12:00am
July 31, 2008
Charge dropped against mother of autistic churchgoer
Carol Race will not face criminal charges for allegedly bringing her severely autistic 13-year-old son, Adam, to St. Joseph's Catholic Church in Bertha, Minn., on Mother's Day in violation of a restraining order. The church requested that a citation issued against her May 15 be dismissed,...
July 31, 2008 - 12:00am
June 27, 2008
Setback: Christ Presbyterian Church
PUBLIC HEARING NOTICE CITY OF FARMINGTON REQUEST: A Variance to allow the construction of a monument identification sign within the required ten (10') foot setback. APPLICANT: Christ Presbyterian Church, 104 Elm St., Farmington, MN 55024 WHEN: Tuesday, July 8, 2008 at 7:00...
June 27, 2008 - 12:00am