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Lund is Farmington's Teacher of the Year
Roundabouts abound in plan for Farmington's 195th St.
Farmington man charged with child-porn possession
A friendly challenge that really stacks up at RVES
RVES students advance to regional science fair
crime and courts
Boys hockey: Tigers meet their match
Swimming & diving: Bovee leads Tigers at state
Girls basketball: Tired Tigers drop three of four
Wrestling: Three Tigers reach podium
Swimming & diving: Farmington swimmers qualify five events
Your weekend: Farmington's World Day of Prayer service will be Friday
Changes coming for Farmington church
Your weekend: KCs will hold a pancake breakfast Sunday
At 90, former Farmington postmaster is still bowling strong
Looking back: Farmington students got Mantoux tests 50 years ago
arts and entertainment
Jeanette L "Jeanie" Thorpe, 73
Edith (Brummund) Stanke, 65
Kathleen M. Pritchard, 74
Richard P. Harris, 56
Robert L. Swanson, 90
Nathan's column: You win, winter; now go away
Editorial: Make the most of church change
Student column: You can keep the change
Letter to the editor: In storm, hard work, innovation on display
Letter to the editor: Farmington memorial work resumes soon
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May 12, 2009
Administration will borrow 46 cents for every dollar it takes to run government
WASHINGTON -- The government will have to borrow nearly 50 cents for every dollar it spends this year, exploding the record federal deficit past $1.8 trillion under new White House estimates.
news / government
May 12, 2009 - 8:09am
March 5, 2009
City will cut hours, positions to make ends meet
With shorter summer hours at city hall and cuts to summer staffing levels the city of Farmington is turning to its employees to help make ends meet. Farmington city staff will take a cumulative $100,000 in pay cuts to help the city's budget this summer, but even that will not be...
March 5, 2009 - 7:00am
March 4, 2009
Federal money makes Minnesota deficit smaller
ST. PAUL - Federal money may have saved Minnesota's budget this year, and will help the next two-year spending cycle, but state leaders warn...
March 4, 2009 - 7:57am
February 23, 2009
Rookie lawmakers face deficit right off
ST. PAUL - It is tough to be a new Minnesota legislator this year, facing what many predict will be a $7 billion budget deficit. "Even the veterans haven't had experience with a budget (deficit) this big or an economy this bad," Rep. Paul Anderson, R-Starbuck, said. "I'm just listening...
February 23, 2009 - 7:58am
February 20, 2009
Lawmakers predict pain
Good news wasn't part of the message delivered by two state lawmakers to a group gathered at a church in Red Wing Thursday evening. Especially not for people counting on city or school district coffers. During a session update, Sen. Steve Murphy braced residents...
February 20, 2009 - 7:59am
January 13, 2009
Future budgets expected to be worse
ST. PAUL - Legislators have yet to begin balancing the next Minnesota state budget, but already are being warned that the $4.85 billion deficit they face is nothing compared to what is to come in future years. "The problem, in fact, is going to get worse," ex-state Finance Commissioner...
January 13, 2009 - 12:00am
December 5, 2008
Deficit will cut deep; Governor is firm on no tax hike
ST. PAUL -- News of a $5.3 billion state budget deficit could hit nearly every Minnesotan with program cuts or increased costs. Or it could be an opportunity to shrink state government. Or, more likely, it could be a combination of the two. It will be months before Minnesotans...
December 5, 2008 - 12:00am
February 25, 2008
Budget deficit gets attention
ST. PAUL - The Minnesota Legislature's first week brought a much-acclaimed funding measure for arts and outdoors programs. On Week 2, a transportation funding bill passed. The session's upcoming third week, however, no doubt will be a downer as some predict that a state budget deficit...
February 25, 2008 - 12:00am