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Minn. roundup: Dog walker finds snowmobiler dead 30 miles north of Minneapolis
Hastings native seeks to unseat Smith
Fired up to lead: Elvestad named Farmington fire chief
Minn. roundup: Pawlenty says he won't run against Smith for U.S. Senate; Looking for contraband, Stillwater prison unit was in lockdown
The 3-3 math adds up to no vice chair
crime and courts
Farmington boys hockey has the talent; looks to build experience
Farmington gymnastics dominates home invite
Tigers girls hockey fights through the meat grinder
Report: Justin Morneau set to retire, rejoin Twins as special assistant
Farmington girls' basketball goes 1-2 at St. Olaf
Community celebrates Patriotic Day
Tough talk out in the open: Authors in Farmington share stories of living in Minnesota as minorities
Health briefs: Community Conversation gets people talking about mental health
Farmington auto repair shop doubles as art gallery
Plenty to see and spray: Farmington Fire Department holds open house
arts and entertainment
Croix Chordsmen want to serenade your Valentine
EZ Auto Repair plans to open new shop in March
Hotel and restaurant eyed for century-old riverside factory in Hastings
Experts offer Farmington tips to lure economic development
Illuminations opens storefront in downtown Farmington
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May 15, 2014
New outdoor learning space takes shape at Farmington school
The staff at Riverview Elementary School is always trying something new to teach students. The latest project, though, focuses on a topic as...
May 15, 2014 - 7:32am
May 10, 2014
Student column: Enjoying some good sports stories
If you’re like me, going to the movies is a fun way to spend time with people. Recently, my good friend who moved out of state came back to visit and we went to a movie. Also, my family and I went out to the movie theater one weekend to do something together as a family. The movie...
May 10, 2014 - 7:38am
May 8, 2014
May Day traditions live on at Castle Rock school
May 1 was a gloomy, cool, drippy and overcast day. But to the kids at Prairie Creek Community School in Castle Rock, it was another cheerful...
May 8, 2014 - 11:34am
May 6, 2014
FHS cheerleading coach recognized with state award
Nancy Stein was never a cheerleader in her own high school days, and yet, she was recently named Coach of the Year by the Minnesota Cheerleading...
May 6, 2014 - 3:04pm
May 4, 2014
District 192 Board OKs facility work
The Farmington School District will spend $203,000 on a pair of improvement projects following a school board vote Monday. The district will spend $103,000 to install a sprinkler system on the east fields at Farmington High School and $100,000 on maintenance issues at Farmington...
May 4, 2014 - 7:36am
May 1, 2014
Farmington student art on display at Fairview Ridges
Kids’ artwork is bright. It’s cheerful. A lot of the time, staying inside the lines isn’t even a consideration.
May 1, 2014 - 2:32pm
Berg is new Farmington High School principal
Jason Berg has seen a lot of change at Farmington High School. How much? Consider that when Berg came to the school as a math teacher and varsity...
May 1, 2014 - 1:30pm
April 25, 2014
BMS releases third quarter honor rolls
The third quarter honor roll has been released by Boeckman Middle School.
April 25, 2014 - 7:15am
April 20, 2014
Districts ready to meet new bullying rules
Governor Mark Dayton signed legislation last week meant to eliminate bullying in Minnesota schools, but big changes are not likely locally. The new legislation, formally known as the Safe and Supportive MN Schools Act, requires schools to record and investigate cases of bullying...
April 20, 2014 - 7:33am
A double-duty lesson for Farmington sixth graders
Occasionally, it helps to think outside the box. Especially when that box is a school building. That’s what Farmington middle school media...
April 20, 2014 - 7:06am
April 19, 2014
DMS third quarter A and B honor rolls
The third quarter honor roll has been released by Dodge Middle School.
April 19, 2014 - 7:10am
April 18, 2014
Full speed ahead for Farmington's new school
Farmington’s proposed new school of choice took perhaps its biggest step toward reality this week, earning official approval from school board members. Board members voted 4-2 to approve the school, which has been promoted as the purest realization of the district’s strategic...
April 18, 2014 - 12:22pm
April 6, 2014
Farmington student wins a trip to Washington, D.C.
Five local high school students, including one from Farmington, were recently selected to receive a trip to Washington, D.C., sponsored by Dakota Electric Association. The winners are Anna Marie Rutz, Farmington High School; Rhett Carlson, Apple Valley High School; Jay Casella, Eagan...
April 6, 2014 - 7:02am
April 3, 2014
Fitness club gets a tryout at Farmington school
New middle school club gives students a way to be active Michelle Leonard Staff writer Spring can be a bummer of a season for middle school...
April 3, 2014 - 3:15pm
DCTC students, staff team up for a healthier campus
Sometimes peer pressure can be a good thing.
April 3, 2014 - 3:00pm