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Speaker demands health insurance action or will ask Dayton to resign
Rusty crayfish found in Vermillion River Watershed, North Creek
Farmington native to star in UW-River Falls production of "Little Shop of Horrors"
Minnesota roundup: Family of 4 found safe, but parents arrested; Biden to make campaign stop in northern Minnesota
Outside money a major Minnesota legislative campaign factor
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
Margaret F. Enkkeli, 87
Ruth N. Eielr, 98
Milton W. Dunwell, 90
Margie Janis Olson, 85
Letter: Steve Wilson will bring change to school board
Letter: Doug Bonar brings thoughtful approach
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
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July 24, 2015
Tim Mahoney returns to Empire Town Hall
Singer/songwriter Tim Mahoney, a contestant on the hit reality TV show The Voice, will return to Empire Town Hall Park at 7 p.m. July 26 for...
July 24, 2015 - 9:59am
July 15, 2015
Tiger Scramble golf tournament is Aug. 7
The Farmington girls hockey and girls lacrosse teams will host the seventh annual Tiger Scramble golf outing Aug. 7 at Southern Hills Golf Course. Cost is $80 per golfer and includes 18 holes of golf with a cart, lunch on the course, games and prizes. Play begins at 9 a.m. For more...
July 15, 2015 - 10:11am
FHS football golf scramble is Aug. 29
The Farmington Football Booster Club will host a four-person scramble at Southern Hills Golf Course Saturday, Aug. 29. Play will begin at 1 p.m. Cost is $100 per golfer and includes 18 holes of golf, a cart, range balls, dinner, contests and on-course events and drawings. All proceeds...
July 15, 2015 - 10:09am
July 2, 2015
Police department encourages participation in National Night Out
Farmington will participate in National Night Out on Aug. 4. National Night Out is sponsored by the National Association of Town Watch. Through...
July 2, 2015 - 10:31am
June 26, 2015
Editorial: Dew Days volunteers do thankless work
Putting on a big community event takes a lot of work. Just ask anybody involved in organizing Farmington’s successful Dew Days celebration over the weekend, or the Rosemount Area Arts Council’s Art Blast, which continues through Sunday. A lot of volunteers put in a lot of hours,...
June 26, 2015 - 9:40am
June 19, 2015
The fresh and the familiar mix at Dew Days
Dew Days is a little bit like a childhood friend you only see once a year. You pretty much know what you’re going to get, and you’re excited...
June 19, 2015 - 11:16am
June 18, 2015
Motorcycle run benefits local families
Nineteen motorcycles lined up outside The Mug in Farmington on Saturday morning, but anybody concerned about an invasion by hardcore bikers could...
June 18, 2015 - 9:21am
May 22, 2015
Following fire, family finds comfort in community
Of all the questions people have asked Mike and Dorothy Noland since they lost their house to a fire May 9, the one they seem to hear the most...
May 22, 2015 - 9:58am
May 21, 2015
Survey: Should Farmington stay small or grow?
A recent survey of Farmington residents revealed a very happy community that may be headed for some growing pains. Residents were split between wanting to keep a small town feel and wanting to see more retail growth, They also enjoy the city’s services but don’t want to pay...
May 21, 2015 - 9:31am
Monthly community concert series planned for summer
Farmington’s new summer concert series hasn’t even started, but it has already proved popular enough with sponsors to spawn a fall movie night as well. The summer concerts, which start May 28 with choreographed drumming group Sheltered Reality, will take place at 7 p.m. the last...
May 21, 2015 - 9:30am
May 19, 2015
Updated: Board finalizes Dakota County CDA executive director's termination
The Dakota County Community Development Agency Board has formally terminated longtime executive director Mark Ulfers. The board, which consists of the Dakota County Commissioners, finalized the decision during a special meeting May 12. The board notified Ulfers in March that his...
May 19, 2015 - 12:17pm
May 8, 2015
Police offer tips to protect summer fun
Area police departments including Rosemount, Farmington and Apple Valley, joined forces to make a video offering summer safety tips. The 28-minute video, the latest edition of Valley Beat, gives local residents tips on how to stay safe from accidents and crime during the summer. The...
News/crime and courts
May 8, 2015 - 2:51pm
December 12, 2014
Rotary recognizes Paggen, Novitzki
The Rotary Club of Farmington recognized Grace Paggen as Student of the Month and Ruth Novitzki as Senior Citizen of the Month at its meeting...
December 12, 2014 - 6:09am
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...
November 26, 2014 - 1:02pm