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Primary coming up Aug. 9
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
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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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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August 17, 2015
Tiger Fun Run returns Sept. 19
The Farmington Area Education Foundation will hold its second annual Tiger Fun Run to kick off the homecoming festivities this fall. The 2015 Tiger Fun Run is scheduled for 8 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 19 at Boeckman Middle School. The cost for the fun run will be $15 for students and...
August 17, 2015 - 6:14am
August 13, 2015
Farmington students spend summer on The Edge
If it wasn’t for The Edge, Joey Jacobson would probably be sitting at home during the summer playing video games all day. But since joining...
August 13, 2015 - 6:48am
July 30, 2015
District prepares to inform on levy, bond
The Farmington School Board knows what it will ask from voters on election day in November. Now the district needs to make sure voters know why they are asking. Plans are still forming, but between now and November, the district will get information to residents in a number of ways....
July 30, 2015 - 8:59am
July 16, 2015
Longtime middle school principal Donald Meyers dies
Donald Meyers had a reputation as a good leader, a supportive boss and the kind of principal who made the teachers and other staff members working...
July 16, 2015 - 9:25am
July 2, 2015
Gateway Academy is ready for year 2
Last year at this time, the Farmington School District’s new Gateway Academy was still more idea than reality. District administrators knew...
July 2, 2015 - 10:23am
June 25, 2015
Survey says school bonds, levy may lack support
The results of a resident survey have the Farmington School Board rethinking the bond and levy requests it was considering bringing to residents in November. In May, the district put together a three-question package that would have raised about $92 million over the next 10 years....
June 25, 2015 - 9:18am
June 5, 2015
For Shirley Archila, an attitude change made all the difference
There was a time, and it wasn’t all that long ago, when Shirley Archila wasn’t a big fan of school. She didn’t take it seriously, and she...
June 5, 2015 - 9:58am
May 15, 2015
Ag learning grows in classroom
There was probably a time when just about every student in a Farmington school could have rattled off the three types of corn. But times change,...
May 15, 2015 - 10:00am
May 14, 2015
Survey will test residents' opinions on possible school levy
The Farmington School District is starting to put some more concrete numbers to the bond and levy requests it has discussed bringing to voters in November. School board members spent most of their meeting Monday agreeing on numbers the district will use in a survey either later this...
May 14, 2015 - 9:59am
April 30, 2015
Farmington celebrates Earth and Arbor days
Farmington had several celebrations of the Earth last week. On Friday morning, students from Riverview Elementary School braved cold temperatures...
April 30, 2015 - 10:17am
April 23, 2015
Stepping Stones preschool program receives national accreditation
It took months of hard work and self-evaluation, but Farmington Community Education’s Stepping Stones preschool program is now one of a small...
April 23, 2015 - 9:24am
FHS presents The Miracle Worker this weekend
A couple of years ago, Beth Breiland set herself a challenge to bring more classic works of American theater to the Farmington High School theater...
April 23, 2015 - 9:16am
April 17, 2015
New policy would do away with memorials at schools
A proposed new policy in the Farmington School District could spell an end to permanent memorials to deceased classmates or staff members. The policy, which board members will review two more times before taking any action, is meant to avoid the possibility that such memorials would...
April 17, 2015 - 9:38am
April 16, 2015
It's OK to dress down for education foundation's gala
When your big fundraising gala takes place in a building at the county fairgrounds, it’s kind of hard to justify going full-on black tie. So,...
April 16, 2015 - 9:38am
March 15, 2015
Student voices: Get ready for the stresses of test time
This week has been the first week of the third trimester. This time of year is when many students are getting excited to wrap up the school year so summer fun can begin. As the excitement is in the air, many other students are also worried about the upcoming tests they will have...
March 15, 2015 - 7:13am