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County's electronic-crimes unit is coming on strong
Police report for Aug. 14-20
Rep. Garofalo recognized by utility group
Seventh-grade enrollment closed at DMS
School start times won't change after all
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Week 2: Tiger spread shreds Eastview, 56-27
FHS grad Davis named assistant coach at Blinn College
Football: Methodical Mustangs pull away from Tigers
Tennis team splits first two matches
Hart, Peterson lead cross country time trial
Eagle Scout brings a new game to Gateway Academy
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Dakota County Fair Photos
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Nathan Hansen column: Getting smart about time
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July 23, 2015
Editorial: Board was right to give voters option on bond, levy
We’re still not thrilled with the way they got there, but when Farmington School Board members made a decision Monday to ask voters to approve a $45 million building bond and a $433-per-student operating levy, it was the most sensible choice. We wrote last week about our problems...
opinion / editorials
July 23, 2015 - 9:29am
School board will ask voters for more money
After an extra week of deliberation and another hour of discussion, the Farmington School Board has decided to go after the top end of its requests for new funding from taxpayers. At a special meeting Monday, board members voted to put a $45 million bond referendum and an operating...
News / education
July 23, 2015 - 9:27am
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...
News / education
May 14, 2015 - 9:59am
November 5, 2012
Election season hits high gear
By late this week, it's a pretty good bet city of Farmington executive assistant Cindy Muller will be ready for a nice, quiet few days off. Because...
News / government
November 5, 2012 - 1:21pm
August 19, 2010
Seven file in city council race
Farmington voters will have plenty of choices when it comes time to fill two seats on the Farmington City Council this fall. When the filing period closed Aug. 17, seven residents had filed affidavits of candidacy to be considered as candidates city council. The two four-year seats...
News / government
August 19, 2010 - 10:19am
Seven will seek school board seats
For the second consecutive election District 192 voters will have seven candidates to choose among. In the final week of the district's election filing period Ron Groves Rebecca Keeler and Tera Lee joined Carol Kappes, Melissa Sauser, Brian Treakle and Veronica Walter on the ballot. The...
News / government
August 19, 2010 - 10:18am
September 21, 2009
Governor's race keeps politicos abuzz
ST. PAUL - There is a political buzz this fall unlike any ever heard around Minnesota. Fourteen months before the next election, the state's...
September 21, 2009 - 7:15am
Pawlenty: Too early to run
ST. PAUL - Gov. Tim Pawlenty is traveling the country talking about how the Republican Party should improve, fueling speculation that he is preparing for a 2010 presidential run. But as he prepared to leave for a weekend Values Voters Summit sponsored by conservative organizations,...
September 21, 2009 - 7:13am
May 28, 2009
Afton city attorney is a major player in Senate recount
Afton city attorney Fritz Knaak may have his work cut out for him in Afton, but there is another case currently commanding his attention -- Minnesota's...
May 28, 2009 - 4:18pm
February 27, 2009
Counties ordered to check ballots
ST. PAUL - Judges in the Senate election trial want county officials' help. The court on Thursday ordered 63 counties and some cities to examine...
February 27, 2009 - 8:00am
February 20, 2009
Town Election Ballot, Empire
TOWN ELECTION BALLOT TOWN OF EMPIRE GENERAL ELECTION SAMPLE BALLOT INSTRUCTIONS TO VOTERS To vote, completely fill in the oval(s) next to your choice(s) TOWN SUPERVISORS VOTE FOR ONE EDWARD GERTEN "Write-in, if any" 2/19-2/26
February 20, 2009 - 2:56pm
Election official criticizes campaigns
ST. PAUL - A local election official blamed the U.S. Senate campaigns for trying to count favorable votes and block others that could help the...
February 20, 2009 - 8:06am
February 12, 2009
Castle Rock Election, March 10, 2009
NOTICE of CASTLE ROCK TOWNSHIP annual meeting and election and board of canvass meeting Notice is hereby given that Castle Rock Township, County of Dakota, Minnesota will, on Tuesday March 10, 2009 conduct its Annual Town Meeting, Election and Board of Canvass meeting at the Castle...
February 12, 2009 - 12:00am
January 27, 2009
Counties to supply ballots in Senate trial
ST. PAUL - Three judges are handling the U.S. Senate election trial, but county election workers are not done with their part in the prolonged...
January 27, 2009 - 12:00am
December 30, 2008
Seiben looks for changes in state election laws
The 2009 Minnesota Legislature, which begins at noon Jan. 6, may include a bit of election talk to go along with much discussion of how to solve the state's budget woes. Of course, the state's U.S. Senate race probably will not be decided by the time lawmakers return to St. Paul,...
December 30, 2008 - 12:00am