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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
Crime and Court
June 18, 2012
Man charged after fight at Farmington VFW
A fight June 2 at the Farmington VFW left one person with some big cuts and bruises and another in trouble with the law. The Dakota County Attorney's office has charged 46-year-old Hampton resident Keith Bistodeau with felony third-degree assault and obstructing the legal process,...
June 18, 2012 - 7:58am
May 17, 2012
FHS mock crash shows the very real consequences to drinking and driving
The scene outside Farmington High School was somber Thursday morning as FHS juniors and seniors took in the scene of a mock crash. The premise of the mock crash was that of a head-on, two car accident caused by a drunk driver who was taking a carload of friends to Prom. Over the...
high school / news / education
May 17, 2012 - 2:54pm
April 3, 2012
Farmington police report for March 16-22
March 16 Juvenile, child protection, address not available Drugs, possession, fith degree, Muriel Boulevard and Robert Street South Juvenile problem, 3400 block of 213th St. W. March 17 Disorderly conduct, 200 block of Elm St. Damage to property, private, 18500 block of Everest...
April 3, 2012 - 7:57am
February 21, 2012
Charges filed against Hampton bank robbery suspect
A 49-year-old Minneapolis man made his initial court appearance Feb. 9 on charges he robbed 13 Minnesota banks, including a Merchant's Bank branch in Hampton, between March 9, 2011 and Jan. 3, 2012. According to a grand jury indictment made public Thursday Mark Edward Wetsch is...
February 21, 2012 - 7:56am
February 20, 2012
Farmington man charged with assault
Alexander Olsen was upset about his credit card being used without his permission, but the way he went about addressing the problem has landed him in trouble with the law. According to a complaint filed this week in the Dakota County Attorney's office, Olsen grabbed and head-butted...
February 20, 2012 - 7:42am
November 9, 2011
Farmington man charged with running marijuana-growing operation
Internships aren't usually illegal, but one Farmington man is facing felony charges after passing along his knowledge to a minor. Craig Martin Gisch has been charged with three drug-related charges after officers found 28 marijuana plants of varying sizes, multiple pieces of marijuana...
November 9, 2011 - 4:50pm
August 29, 2011
Police report, Aug. 12-18
August 12 Juvenile, child protection, address not available Personal injury accident, Denmark Avenue and Hickory St. W. Recovered stolen property, 4200 block of 208th St. W. Damage to property, 900 block of Tenth St. Personal injury accident, Chippendale Avenue and Vermillion...
August 29, 2011 - 7:04am
June 12, 2011
Break-in at Hampton motel leads to burglary charge
A 43-year-old Greenfield man faces felony burglary charges after reportedly kicking in the door of a Hampton motel room and threatening the room's occupant with a framing hammer. According to a complaint filed last week in the Dakota County Attorney's office, Kurt Christian Hubbs...
June 12, 2011 - 7:51am