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Woman sues after bite from St. Paul police dog searching for burglary suspect
Franken announces resignation from U.S. Senate
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Minn. roundup: Text-to-911 service added statewide; Dayton announces he is cancer-free, encourages screenings
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Tigers ready to meet high expectations
Farmington, Rosemount hockey teams chosen for Minnesota Wild Youth Hockey spotlight game
Boys' basketball: Tigers win fast-paced season opener over Rochester Century
Farmington's Anna Fenske continues to grow
Boys' hockey: Tigers look to bounce back from last season
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
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Empire Twp Amend Ord 400 Public Nuisance
Farmington Sch Dist 192 Notice re Data Switches Bid
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Harvey Lee Briesacher
JoAnn M. Rechtzigel
Gerald "Jerry" L. Sacks
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Editorial cartoon by Steve Anderson
Joe Atkins Viewpoint: Is Amazon Coming to Dakota County?
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January 24, 2013
Farmington Community Expo returns to FHS this weekend
The more things change, the more they stay the same. And sometimes, that's just fine. While preparing for this year's Community Expo, organizer Barbara Pierce came across an old advertisement from the first one, held in 1998. When she really started to think about what was offered...
January 24, 2013 - 7:01am
January 20, 2013
Tera Lee chosen School District 192 board of education chair
Tera Lee will serve another year as Farmington's school board chair. Lee was chosen for the third time Jan. 7 to lead the district's school board. Melissa Sauser will serve as vice chair and Julie Singewald was elected clerk at the board's first meeting of the new year. The school...
January 20, 2013 - 7:09am
January 19, 2013
McCarthy is nominated for national title
Meadowview Elementary School physical education teacher Joe McCarthy seems to be developing quite a reputation these days. He's been nominated for the NFL Network's Phy Ed Teacher of the Year. McCarthy was nominated for the honor by four different people - none of whom are from...
January 19, 2013 - 7:12am
January 17, 2013
Farmington High School will present The Tamer Tamed
A battle of the sexes will play out on stage this Friday evening, as the Farmington High School drama department presents its one night showing...
January 17, 2013 - 10:53am
Community talks safety in Farmington schools
Parents of Farmington elementary students have one echoing concern when it comes to safety in the schools: unidentified adults in the hallways...
January 17, 2013 - 10:08am
January 11, 2013
Q and A: Assistant principal Jason Berg settles in at FHS
Jason Berg is no stranger to School District 192 - he was a math teacher, a math specialist and a coach here for many years - but he's new to...
January 11, 2013 - 11:45am
January 10, 2013
Farmington's move from Missota will wait at least a few weeks
The Farmington School Board will wait a few more weeks before deciding whether to leave the Missota Conference behind. School board members voted Monday to wait until their Jan. 28 meeting to act on a proposal to leave the Missota, home since 1998 to Farmington High School's sports...
January 10, 2013 - 1:32pm
Farmington School District 192 will talk safety at public meeting Monday
After the shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary in Newtown, Conn., principals at Farmington schools were flooded with calls from parents, many of whom wanted to know about the security measures in place in School District 192. On Monday, many of those questions will be answered. Farmington...
January 10, 2013 - 11:35am
January 8, 2013
Registration starts soon for District 192 Wee Tigers preschool
Wee Tigers Preschool fall 2013-14 applications will be available at the Farmington Community Expo from 9 a.m. to noon Saturday, Jan. 26 at Farmington High School. Wee Tigers teachers will be at the expo answering questions about the preschool program. Registration for the 2013-14...
January 8, 2013 - 7:52am
January 7, 2013
Kindergarten Roundup scheduled at District 192 schools
Farmington Area Schools' annual Kindergarten Roundup is set and families and students are invited in to join in the fun. School registrations will take place in January allowing families a comfortable timeline to plan for their child's first formal school experience. The dates for...
January 7, 2013 - 7:02am
January 2, 2013
No one hurt in Wednesday school bus crash in Farmington
Some Boeckman Middle School students had an exciting first day back to school after the holiday break. The school bus they were riding to school Wednesday morning was broadsided by another vehicle just a block from the school. No one was hurt in the two-vehicle accident, which occurred...
January 2, 2013 - 2:45pm
December 31, 2012
Dodge Middle School students raise money for lymphoma research
Not too long ago, students at Dodge Middle School learned the power of the penny. The DMS student council held a "penny war" Dec. 4-7, in order...
December 31, 2012 - 7:54am
December 29, 2012
Riverview Elementary School fourth grade teacher Chris Caduff is Teacher of the Year
Riverview Elementary School fourth grade teacher Chris Caduff was a little surprised when he opened his email one day earlier this month. It...
December 29, 2012 - 7:52am
December 23, 2012
NTES students collect gifts for Toys for Town
'Tis the season for giving, and that was certainly not lost on North Trail Elementary School students. In just two weeks, the students at North...
December 23, 2012 - 7:56am
Boeckman Middle School holds Career Day event
With a fire truck, a police car, an ambulance and one of the Dakota County Mutual Aid Assistance Group armored trucks out front, it's little...
December 23, 2012 - 7:52am