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Farmers promote sustainability during Earth Day
Minn. Senate votes to limit local power on minimum wage, related issues
Nighttime delays at Hwy 52 Cannon Falls interchange
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Girls golf: Irish, Tigers battle conditions at Valleywood
Softball: Third-ranked Tigers handed first loss in Mankato East Tournament finals
Girls track and field: Individuals shine at home invite
Girls lacrosse: Tigers take out No. 3 Stillwater, 7-6
Boys track and field: Tigers seventh at Mega Meet
Sanctuary: Freeway jumping pig finds forever home
State Theatre rustles up cowboy tunes
Brooks explores his wild side in 'Wilderness'
Health column: You don't want to see me unless you have to
Rotary honors April students and senior citizen of the month
arts and entertainment
FEDERAL NATIONAL MORTGAGE ASSN VS LOPIN
Mortgage Electronic Registration Systems, Inc. vs Padilla
Washington Mutual Bank vs Johnson
Financial Freedom Senior vs Remer
TRANSports and electranics
Ronald F. Zeroth, 81
Thomas J. Murphy, 64
Eileen "Betty" Carlson
Sandra Elaine "Sandi" Smith, 69
Chuck Brooks: Rosemount's big graduation, biking and other thoughts
Pat Rupp: Flying by the seat of his pants
Editorial: Take the Earth Day challenge
Pat Rupp: The devil is in the details
Viewpoint: State lawmakers muzzling the auditor watchdog
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June 16, 2016
Farmington names new ambassadors
Farmington gained seven new official representatives Tuesday night at a revamped Farmington Ambassadors program. This year's event did away...
June 16, 2016 - 8:59am
June 15, 2016
Dew Run is Saturday in Farmington
The 37th-annual Dew Run will be held Saturday, June 18 in Farmington. The races begin and end in front of the Rambling River Center at 325 Oak Street. The one-mile run begins at 8 a.m. The 1/2-mile Junior Jog will follow at 8:15 a.m. And the four-mile race will begin at 8:30 a.m....
June 15, 2016 - 10:12am
June 5, 2016
Gardening classes planned
Trinity Care Center will offer a series of classes this summer in its public healing garden. The Trinity Healing Garden is a public garden with emphasis on health and wellness and good gardening practices. The garden is located south of Trinity Care Center, with access both from the...
June 5, 2016 - 5:59am
June 2, 2016
Farmington pays tribute on Memorial Day
Farmington held its annual Memorial Day ceremonies Sunday and Monday. There were ceremonies Sunday at Farmington Lutheran Cemetery and Castle...
June 2, 2016 - 5:59am
May 27, 2016
Community will gather around One Book
Stories have a special way of bringing people together. One Book One Farmington is a new initiative designed to bring the whole community together around one story. The Friends of the Farmington Library, Dakota County Library system and Farmington educators partnered with the stated...
May 27, 2016 - 5:59am
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