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El Charro adds outdoor patio
City to announce Vermillion River Crossings addition Monday
Seeing friends through a different lens
Fire Chief Larsen receives national honor
National Night Out coming up Tuesday
crime and courts
VFW baseball: Post 7662 survives, advances to districts
Legion baseball: Post 189 fades in sub-district
Northland Outdoors TV goes in search of monster trout
VFW baseball: Streak at 13 heading into sub-districts
Hogan wins senior amateur
Dakota Electric helps with environmental efforts
Pet of the Week: Quite a pair
Dakota City pizza night is Friday
Your weekend: A farmers' market and pizza in a historic setting
Senior food program seeks more participation
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Mortgage Electronic Registration Systems, Inc. vs Lawrence
Mortgages Unlimited, vs Hernandez
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Colleen M. Marschall, 86
Steven L. Anderson, 52
Lila S. Haugen, 100
Melanie Kaiser, 52
Loneal Lee Poole, 83
Deanna Weniger: Law and order
Editorial: Celebrate diversity in your hometown
Nathan Hansen: Goodbye, Independent Town Pages
Editorial: Ambassadors will make Farmington proud
Nathan Hansen: Bring on that cool, cool air
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November 14, 2014
Holiday giving program is looking for volunteers
If Tara Urbia ever wonders about the impact of Armful of Love, all she needs to do is watch the faces of the people she talks to about the holiday...
November 14, 2014 - 4:43pm
District 192 settles grievance
The Farmington School District settled a grievance Monday related to years of experience 55 district teachers received credit for when they were hired. The district hired the teachers in recent years but might, for example, have given a teacher with five years of experience credit...
November 14, 2014 - 7:59am
Organized for Farmington: November news and notes
A monthly update from Farmington area organizations and clubs. Farmington VFW The Farmington VFW will hold a steak fry dinner to support Boy Scout Troop 119 on Saturday, Nov. 15, from 5-8 p.m. at the VFW. For a $10 donation, you get a steak dinner with baked potato, salad, veggies,...
November 14, 2014 - 7:52am
City of Farmington, FYHA will work on ice fees
The city of Farmington plans to work with the Farmington Youth Hockey Association to come up with a solution to make the Schmitz-Maki Ice Arena break even every year. The Farmington Parks and Recreation Commission has suggested raising user fees for the arena in order to cover...
November 14, 2014 - 7:33am
November 13, 2014
Service continues at home for Farmington veterans
It seems that for some Farmington men, serving for others is just a way of life. Take, for example, the U.S. military veterans who are now members...
November 13, 2014 - 7:23am
Your weekend: One more shot at Turkey Bingo glory Nov. 22
Your weekend Saturday Steak fry Boy Scout Troop #119 will hold a steak fry fundraiser from 5 to 8 p.m. Nov. 15 at the Farmington VFW. The VFW is located at 420 Third St. Upcoming events Weight Watchers Weight Watchers meets at 10 a.m. and 6 p.m. Tuesdays at Farmington...
November 13, 2014 - 7:05am
November 12, 2014
Farmington: Eugene Clay spent his life documenting city
A longtime photographer and newspaper reporter is making headlines one last time this week in Farmington. Eugene Clay, retired editor of the...
November 12, 2014 - 3:14pm
November 9, 2014
Retreat offers holistic healing to victims of sexual abuse
The healing process is different for every person, as is the type of event that caused the need for healing in the first place. For women who have experienced sexual violence or abuse, simply talking about the event isn’t always enough. Bella Center founder Kathy Seger has developed...
November 9, 2014 - 7:38am
November 8, 2014
Dakota County: Foreclosures are down so far in 2014
The number of mortgage foreclosure sales continues to decline throughout Minnesota. The same story is told in Dakota County numbers. According to numbers released earlier this week by the Minnesota Homeownership Center, there were 4,375 foreclosures in Minnesota in the first two...
November 8, 2014 - 7:33am
November 7, 2014
Farmington project will target park safety
Walking along a cemetery at night can be creepy. But knowing there are people lurking under a nearby park pavilion, but not being able to see them? Well, that can feel just plain unsafe. That’s why Farmington resident Sarah Nygard went to the Farmington Parks and Recreation Commission...
November 7, 2014 - 7:29am
November 6, 2014
Your weekend: FFD Turkey Bingo Party is Saturday
Your weekend Saturday Fundraiser for Jayson Collins There will be a beer bash fundraiser for Jayson Collins from 1 to 4 p.m. Nov. 8 at The Mug Bar and Restaurant. Jayson was born with two club feet. He has had to travel to Iowa regularly to get new casts meant to straighten...
November 6, 2014 - 12:53pm
Wrapped in casts Farmington boy is still on the move
Before he was born, Jayson Collins’ parents referred to him as The Ninja for his tendency to move and kick. Now nearly 6 months old, Jayson...
November 6, 2014 - 12:34pm
November 4, 2014
Looking back: New zip codes were introduced in Farmington, Rosemount 50 years ago
50 years ago From the Oct. 29, 1964 edition of the Dakota County Tribune Postmasters begin “zip” code on parcels The post office department has begun the Zip code distribution of all parcels. At the present time, the larger offices are distributing out going parcels by Zip...
November 4, 2014 - 7:06am
November 2, 2014
451st Army band will perform at FHS
Farmington veterans, and the rest of the community, are invited to a free concert by the 451st Army Band on Nov. 8. Under the direction of CW4 Daniel Eckhoff and 1SG Cheryl Wason, the 451st Army Band performs a number of songs as a concert band and a stage band. The 451st Army Band...
Life/arts and entertainment
November 2, 2014 - 7:54am
October 31, 2014
Farmington students want to scare hunger
This Halloween marks Farmington's second year of participation in a We Act campaign called We Scare Hunger. Students from Farmington schools will trick-or-treat for items to benefit the Farmington Food Shelf. The We Day Initiative in Farmington began last year by raising money to...
October 31, 2014 - 7:56am