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Police report: June 19-25
Gateway Academy is ready for year 2
Sheriff will collect DNA samples
FHS students get lessons in the outdoors
crime and courts
Farmington gymnasts compete at nationals
VFW baseball: Down big, Farmington rallies for a win
Legion baseball: Sweep gets Post 189 back on track
Magalis wins NSISC Diver of the Year award
Amateur baseball: Jones bros. part of 16-6 Dukes team
Pet of the Week: Heads or Tails?
Police department encourages participation in National Night Out
Pet of the Week: Sweet as a Cupcake
Beware cheap county fair tickets
National youth choir performs Sunday in Farmington
arts and entertainment
Wells Fargo Bank vs Bixby
Washington Mutual Bank, vs Kladek
Bank of America, vs zitek
Mortgage Electronic Registration Systems, Inc. vs Misgen
World Savings Bank vs. Zimmer
Billy Grimes, 91
Ermalinda Elfering, 94
Carol J. McGregor, 56
Thomas C. O'Malley, 60
Donald B. Fletcher, 63
Faith notes: True freedom … forever
Nathan Hansen column: In defense of the selfie stick
Letter: Pool closing is a disappointment
Nathan Hansen column: Behold the webcam of God
Letter: Miss Farmington Ambassador offers thanks
Get Out! Deals
Community ed class teaches more than girl power
A new program offered through Farmington Community Education is teaching there’s a little more to being a girl than just a pretty pink color. Designed...
news / education
August 7, 2014 - 3:33pm
April 6, 2014
Farmington Community Expo earns award
Farmington Community Education was recently presented with a Minnesota Community Education Association2013 Outstanding Project award for the popular Farmington Community Expo event that is held each January in Farmington. Erin Mayberry, MCEA Region 5 representative on the MCEA Board...
April 6, 2014 - 7:20am
October 10, 2013
Speaker offers tips for parenting in the digital age
These days, kids are exposed to much more of the world around them, thanks to the many technological devices available to them. Access to information...
news / education
October 10, 2013 - 11:55am
April 5, 2013
Big news for District 192's Wee Tigers
Farmington's Wee Tigers program is apparently doing everything it's supposed to be doing when it comes to getting preschool children ready to learn. A program of Farmington Community Education, Wee Tigers recently received a four-star rating in the new assessment program, Parent...
April 5, 2013 - 10:16am
February 12, 2013
DMS pool adds two climbing walls
Farmington has one more recreational opportunity available now at the Dodge Middle School Pool. Colm Griffin, aquatics coordinator at the pool, recently announced the addition of an Aquaclimb climbing wall.
news / education
February 12, 2013 - 7:29am
January 31, 2013
Meeting will teach Farmington parents about drugs, signs of abuse
New trends in teen drug use is the topic for a free parenting seminar scheduled for Monday in Lakeville. The seminar, "Current Trends in Youth Drug Use: What Every Parent Needs to Know" is jointly offered by the community education departments of Farmington and Lakeville. The seminar...
high school / education / news
January 31, 2013 - 10:38am
January 24, 2013
Farmington Community Expo returns to FHS this weekend
The more things change, the more they stay the same. And sometimes, that's just fine. While preparing for this year's Community Expo, organizer Barbara Pierce came across an old advertisement from the first one, held in 1998. When she really started to think about what was offered...
news / education / business
January 24, 2013 - 7:01am
July 27, 2012
Farmington Community Education: Young music makers
Teacher Tana Christenson's summer vacation has been anything but quiet so far, but that's okay. She's spent the first six weeks teaching summer...
July 27, 2012 - 3:15pm
August 6, 2009
Football: Community Ed to host youth football information night
Farmington Community Education will host Youth Football Information and Registration Nights from 5 to 7 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 18 and Wednesday, Aug. 19 at Farmington Elementary School. Farmington youth in grades 1-6 and their parents/guardians are encouraged to attend to register and...
August 6, 2009 - 12:46pm
July 23, 2009
Community Education: Tuning up
Andrea Booth's step-dad describes the 10-year-old as a natural performer. She's a kid who likes to stay indoors and practice. She's a kid who just likes to play her violin. "I like everything about it," Booth said. "It's fun to play, it's easy to set up. And it sounds pretty cool." So,...
July 23, 2009 - 1:26pm
July 16, 2009
Youth football to team up with Community Education
Farmington Youth Football League and Farmington Community Education will team up this fall to continue the popular youth football program in the Farmington area. Organizers of the league were finding it increasingly difficult to coordinate and maintain the growing program. Youth football...
July 16, 2009 - 1:47pm
July 9, 2009
Community Education: Great minds at work
What's better: tearing something apart, or trying to something entirely different together? For sure, the jury is out on that one at Farmington Community Education. Ask just about any of the 70 or so kids enrolled in this year's Camp Invention, and it's likely each one will have...
July 9, 2009 - 2:46pm