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Higher education bills call for Minnesota State tuition freezes
Dakota Electric annual meeting scheduled for Thursday, April 27
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Egg hunt focus of FBA's Easter event
Community rallies in support of student who received racist note
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Baseball preview: Veterans looking to lead bounce-back season
Softball preview: Pitcher-catcher combo provides valuable experience for Tigers
A helping hand for ducks
Steffes, Sprang are Athena Award nominees
Girls basketball: Tigers take out Owatonna, fall to North in semifinals
Lerew Kaas achieves Eagle Scout
Local teen earns Eagle Scout rank
Master Recycler/Composter classes begin March 14
Carpet care 101: How to refresh after a brutal winter
Moon Glow lights up the night
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PLAN COMM 4-27-2017
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Richard D. Martin, 67
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Robert "Bob" Sender, 68
Letter: Budget is against the best interests of Minnesota
Letter: Trouble at Lake Julia park is bad for neighbors
Pat Rupp: Comparing the movie-going experience, then and now
Pat Rupp: New rule changes in golf still not enough
Joe Atkins: Good people are Dakota County's secret to success
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February 15, 2017
Wax Museum event brings history to life
Lara LeDuc, 9, sat statuesque at her desk until someone approached and pressed her play button, which was shaped like a teepee. The North Trail...
February 15, 2017 - 5:30am
February 14, 2017
Education foundation awards six grants to Farmington schools
The Farmington Area Education Foundation, a non-profit organization that raises funds for Farmington schools, has awarded six grants totalling $12,311 for the 2016-2017 school year. Eight staff members within ISD 192 applied for grants and six were awarded, said Mary Treakle, board...
February 14, 2017 - 5:30am
February 11, 2017
Rural schools lead Minnesota teacher shortage — Red Wing included
ST. PAUL—When Lee Carlson entered his career in public education nearly 30 years ago, aspiring teachers could expect to compete with hundreds...
February 11, 2017 - 7:00am
February 10, 2017
Expanded veterans center opens at DCTC thanks to local donations
Dakota County Technical College student Nelson Newbill Jr. has been an active user of the campus' Military and Veterans Service Center since...
February 10, 2017 - 1:30pm
February 8, 2017
FHS one-act troupe performs 'Booby Trap,' places second in competition
Farmington High School's one-act troupe placed second in the Minnesota State High School League 1AA section competition Thursday, Feb. 2. "We...
February 8, 2017 - 5:30am
February 6, 2017
Students test out new job at elementary career fair
About 65 volunteers representing different careers set up booths Jan. 20, in the Farmington Elementary School gymnasium and answered questions...
February 6, 2017 - 1:29pm
February 3, 2017
Local middle schoolers compete at Future City Minnesota regionals
Teams from Farmington and Rosemount competed successfully at the Future City Minnesota regional competition Jan. 21, at Dunwoody College of Technology...
February 3, 2017 - 1:30pm
Two schools will get kindergarten classrooms this summer
Two more Farmington schools will be getting additional kindergarten rooms this summer. The city's planning commission last week cleared the way for construction at Akin Road and Farmington Elementary schools. Each school will be getting two extra classrooms, paid for by the $45 million...
February 3, 2017 - 5:30am
February 1, 2017
Ringing in the Chinese New Year at North Trail
About 20 students from Katie Mack's second grade class made up the long and twisting body of a red Chinese dragon during the annual Chinese New...
February 1, 2017 - 1:30pm
FHS math teacher earns national board certification
Math teacher Betsy Weis got the email on her birthday. After a year-long effort to get recertified by the National Board for Professional Teaching...
February 1, 2017 - 12:30pm
January 26, 2017
FHS Jazz Band earns 'Best in Site' award
On Saturday, Jan. 21, the Farmington High School Jazz Bands took part in the MSHSL Region 1AA Solo/Ensemble Festival at Lakeville High School....
January 26, 2017 - 12:30pm
January 25, 2017
Two new student school board members sworn in Monday
The Farmington School Board welcomed two new members at its meeting Monday, Jan. 23. Taylor Dubbels and Lerew Kaas were sworn in as student members...
January 25, 2017 - 5:30am
January 21, 2017
Minnesota State requests funding to maintain 'workforce engine'
ST. PAUL — Minnesota State colleges and universities administrators say additional spending is needed to help the state keep pace with...
January 21, 2017 - 1:00pm
January 20, 2017
Pokémon club provides unexpected mentorship opportunity
Every Monday after school, a group of thirty to forty kids from Gateway Academy, Boeckman Middle School and Dodge Middle School hop on an activity...
January 20, 2017 - 2:44pm
January 19, 2017
FHS Band students working with college faculty in workshops, sessions
Last Tuesday, members of the Farmington High School Band program were treated to a performance and musical clinic by Paul Budde, assistant professor...
January 19, 2017 - 1:30pm