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Jim Larsen is Farmington's new fire chief
The tacos that come to you
State rail plan includes passenger line that could run through Farmington
FHS students compete for a cause
Fire chief finalists meet the public
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Track and field: Tigers get on the track at Mankato
Boys lacrosse: Tigers turning over roster in first season in new conference
FHS graduate Betzold has a 2.07 ERA for SMU softball
Farmington Gymnastics Center sends eight to MAGA state
Farmington grad Magalis is an all-American
New church launches Sunday in Farmington
Your weekend: It’s opening weekend for egg hunters
Fish frys and more are on your weekend agenda
Farmington's citywide park cleanup is April 25
Friends pay tribute to Farmington graduate
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Student voices: Cool doesn’t always mean good
Nathan Hansen column: Climbing the (reinforced) ladder
Letter: Band gave student a home
Letter: Band program is valuable
Editorial: Speak up now on budget proposals
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March 18, 2015
Farmington grad Magalis is an all-American
Farmington graduate Tyler Magalis recently completed his collegiate diving career as a five-time Division II All-American. The 2011 state 1-meter dive champion has qualified for nationals in both the 1-meter and 3-meter dive all four years he’s been at St. Cloud State. This year’s...
sports / amateur
March 18, 2015 - 5:30pm
February 23, 2013
Wrestling, Swim teams each advance individuals to state
The Farmington wrestling and swimming and diving teams each qualified several individuals for state at their respective section meets Saturday. Tiger wrestler Taylor Venz defended his section title at 106 pounds, and he will be joined by three teammates at Xcel Energy Center. Jamin...
February 23, 2013 - 5:25pm
September 17, 2009
Tiger swimmers end long drought vs. Red Wing
It's taken 11 years, but the Farmington girls swimming and diving team has now beaten every team in the Missota Conference. Red Wing was the last opponent to get crossed off the program's to-do list Thursday night as the Tigers knocked off the defending league champions 94-89 at...
September 17, 2009 - 3:44pm
March 5, 2009
Swimming & Diving: Depth helps secure highest-ever finish
Farmington placed second out of eight teams -- its best finish ever -- and qualified four events for next weekend's Class AA State Meet with a strong showing at Friday's Section 1AA Swimming and Diving Championships in Rochester. Rochester Century dominated the meet, winning for...
March 5, 2009 - 7:00am
January 15, 2009
Letter: Many helped make swimming marathon a success
The Farmington High School swimming and diving program would like to thank the following sponsors who supported the marathon by donating food or prizes for the event: Dan's Bar, New Trier StayWell Health Management, St.
January 15, 2009 - 12:00am
January 9, 2009
Farmington sports podcast for Jan. 9: Ryan Hamen
The Farmington Independent sports podcast is back after a quick break for the holidays. This week Independent sports writer caught up with boys swimming and diving coach Ryan Hamen to talk about the Tiger team and about making the adjustment from assistant to the top job. We'll have...
January 9, 2009 - 12:00am
November 27, 2008
Swimming and Diving: Fitzgerald 9th in finals
All-state honors just barely eluded Farmington's Katrina Fitzgerald over the weekend at the Class AA State Swimming and Diving Meet. The senior, making her third straight appearance in the 1-meter dive, overcame a 10th-place prelim score of 145.35 to finish ninth in Saturday's finals...
November 27, 2008 - 12:00am
November 6, 2008
Swimming & Diving: Tigers 5th at Missota meet
A fifth-place team finish at last Saturday's Missota Conference Championships in Shakopee has Farmington girls swimming and diving coach Jen Marshall confident her athletes are ready to make big strides at next week's Section 1AA meet. "We swam well at the conference meet. The girls'...
November 6, 2008 - 12:00am
October 29, 2008
Swimming and Diving: Fitzgerald second at True Team State
Farmington diver Katrina Fitzgerald made a big splash at Saturday's Class AA True Team State Meet. The senior compiled 354.35 points to finish second against a field of 41 competitors in the 1-meter dive, earning Farmington 47 points in the team standings. The Tigers finished 11th...
October 29, 2008 - 12:00am