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Outside money a major Minnesota legislative campaign factor
Las Enchiladas chef brings a lifetime of cooking experience to his new restaurant
School district implements Run-Hide-Fight method for active shooter scenarios
Farmington City Engineer takes job in Colorado to be closer to family
Dakota County Historical society seeking stories from World War I era
crime and courts
Swim & dive: Tigers edged by Eagan, 95-91
Football, Week 8: Tigers blank South, take 4-4 record into playoffs
MN state parks to be free on day after Thanksgiving
NORTHLAND OUTDOORS: Meet a central Minnesota family whose made its living off wild rice for four generations
Boys soccer: Tigers one win away from first-ever state tournament trip
"Paranormal Studios" to be found at annual haunted house
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
arts and entertainment
Mortgage Electronic Registration Systems, Inc vs Gebremichael
PUBLIC NOTICE city farm
Wells Fargo Bank vs Rodine
Ruth N. Eielr, 98
Margaret F. Enkkeli, 87
Milton W. Dunwell, 90
Margie Janis Olson, 85
Forum Communications Endorsement: This time for president, none of the above
Pat Rupp: A good reason to vote early
Letter: Douglas Bonar has earned a second term
Letter: Cordes is an asset to school board, community
Letter: Democrat candidates are unethical, untrustworthy
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May 13, 2016
Your weekend: A spring fling, an introduction to royalty and some live theater
Keep yourself busy this weekend with our full-to-bursting weekend calendar.
May 13, 2016 - 5:59am
May 10, 2016
Community garden ribbon-cutting event is May 19
The Farmington Area Community Garden will kick off the growing season with a ribbon cutting at 4 p.m. May 19 at the garden, which is located at Meadowview Elementary School. The community garden is a place for people to come together to grow food and other plants. The garden is a...
May 10, 2016 - 5:59am
May 9, 2016
Good stewards of the environment -- and chickens
Visitors to Farmington’s Earth and Arbor Day celebration Saturday morning have a little trouble keeping control of one of the chickens brought...
May 9, 2016 - 5:59am
May 5, 2016
Decision on bringing parks vote to residents will wait two weeks
With three strikes against them, the Farmington parks and recreation department tried again at Monday’s council meeting to get a referendum on November’s ballot for new ball fields, an aquatic center and an outdoor rink at the ice arena. The city council rejected similar referendum...
May 5, 2016 - 5:59am
April 29, 2016
World Day of Prayer event returns May 5
Farmington’s recognition of International Day of Prayer will take place from noon to 1 p.m. May 5 at Lighthouse God's Food, 625 Heritage Way....
April 29, 2016 - 9:29am
April 23, 2016
Your weekend: Stock up on books and spaghetti
Thursday Rosemount Dakota County Food System Visioning Session Homegrown South, a program of The Open Door in Eagan, will host a Dakota County Food System Visioning Session from 6 to 8 p.m. April 21 at Rosemount Middle School, 3135 143rd St. W. The event will be an interactive, facilitated...
April 23, 2016 - 5:59am
April 15, 2016
Your weekend: Steak frys, pancake breakfasts and health seminars and
You can learn all about how to live a healthier life, then spend the rest of your weekend eating steak and pancakes if you'd like. We won't judge.
April 15, 2016 - 10:17am
April 8, 2016
Your weekend: Enjoy breakfast, beer and a concert this weekend
Saturday Rosemount Young Chefs’ Club fundraiser There will be a breakfast fundraiser for the Rosemount Middle School Young Chefs’ Club from 8 to 10:30 a.m. April 9 at Las Tortillas, 15051 Crestone Ave. Money raised will help pay for the club’s spring competition and team gear....
April 8, 2016 - 9:45am
April 4, 2016
A hop in their step
The Farmington Business Association held its annual Easter carnival March 26. Kids had a chance to play carnival games, win prizes and get their...
April 4, 2016 - 10:22am
March 24, 2016
Firefighters perform a birthday party rescue
Sarah Herr was just about ready to give up. She had invited kids to her son Adam’s birthday party. She’d even changed the date and time in...
March 24, 2016 - 6:14am
March 3, 2016
A new kind of food fight will benefit food shelves
When Minnesota FoodShare announced that the theme of its March food drive campaign was A Different Kind of Food Fight, employees of 360 Communities,...
March 3, 2016 - 6:14am
February 19, 2016
Your weekend: Steak fry, fish fry will keep you fed this weekend
Put away the pots and pans and enjoy a couple of dinners out for some good causes this weekend.
February 19, 2016 - 9:22am
February 18, 2016
Behind the bar for a good cause
Some of Farmington’s most familiar faces are getting a taste of life behind the bar, and some good local causes are benefitting. In January,...
February 18, 2016 - 6:14am
January 8, 2016
A year of pillowcases
Fifty-two sick children may sleep with a little more of a smile on their face this year thanks to the efforts of a 12-year-old Farmington girl....
January 8, 2016 - 10:22am
December 23, 2015
Toys for Town wraps up another successful year
In a flurry of wrapping paper and ribbon, the Farmington Police Department’s annual Toys for Town drive came to another successful conclusion...
December 23, 2015 - 10:57am