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Pay scale changes for Farmington city workers
Farmington police seek woman missing for a month
Strategic plan is at core of proposed Farmington school
Arrest made in St. Paul hit and run that injured a Farmington woman
Shop a little, give a little back at North Trail Elementary
crime and courts
Gymnastics: Tigers third at Warm-up
Girls hockey: Shutout gets Tigers in win column
Boys basketball: Tigers use 37-12 run to top Raiders
Boys hockey: Tigers fall in SSC preview
Missota Conference fall all-conference teams
Downtown Dazzle Day returns to Farmington
Your weekend: Downtown Dazzle Day is Saturday
Looking back: Dakota County mourned the death of President Kennedy 50 years ago
Your weekend: Farmington Ground Round offers Thanksgiving meal for free
Farmington restaurant serves a free meal for holiday orphans
arts and entertainment
Lois Mae Sivertson Ozmun, 65
LuVerne L. Radtke, 79
Gerald "Gerry" G. Grant, 90
Janet J. Boomgaarden, 73
U.S. Veteran Col. Elwood A. Ruud, 83
Nathan's column: After a while, it grows on you
Editorial: Farmington schools aren’t afraid to innovate
Michelle's column: The Great Turkey Experiment of 2013
Letter to the editor: A purple circle surrounded by green
Nathan's column: Our most dangerous holiday
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September 23, 2010
80s favorites Great White will play Saturday at the fairgrounds
My, my, my. Popular 80s hair band Great White is coming to Farmington this weekend, headlining Saturday's second annual Rocktoberfest, sponsored...
arts and entertainment / news
September 23, 2010 - 9:37am
August 19, 2010
When weather cooperated, fair went well
For much of last week's run of the Dakota County Fair, it seemed like Mother Nature was determined to keep people at home. If it wasn't 95 degrees...
August 19, 2010 - 9:55am
Your weekend: Free Facebook fun night Thursday
Thursday Facebook Fun Night Dunn Bros. in Farmington will hold a Facebook Fun Night from 6 to 9 p.m. Aug. 19. Get a Facebook portrait taken by a professional photographer and get help setting up a Facebook account. Dunn Bros. is located in the Tamarack Ridge shopping area at the...
August 19, 2010 - 9:41am
August 10, 2010
Looking back: Work on FAA building started 50 years ago this week
25 years ago From the August 8, 1985 edition of the Farmington Independent FHS junior returns from six month studies in central America a Farmington high school junior spent the first part of 1985 away from her classmates -? all the way in San Jose, Costa Rica. Ginya Truitt...
August 10, 2010 - 8:14am
August 5, 2010
Dakota County shows its skills
For more than a decade, the Dakota County Fair has played host to a showing of talent. A gallery of acts from singers and songwriters, to instrumentalists, dancers and gymnasts. The event has no rehearsals or run-thrus. It is not professionally televised or expertly edited. Instead,...
August 5, 2010 - 11:09am
No growing pains for cancer walk
The 2010 edition of Farmington's annual fund raiser for the American Cancer Society was bigger, longer and more successful than ever. Friday...
August 5, 2010 - 10:30am
July 8, 2010
Your weekend: Plenty of live-music options on stage this weekend
Friday Live music Singer/songwriter Gary Randall will perform at 7 p.m. July 9 at Farmington Lutheran Church, 20600 Akin Road. There will be a free-will offering collected. Ice cream will be served. Live music Roger Holmes will perform starting at 8 p.m. July 9 at the Ugly Mug...
July 8, 2010 - 9:50am
June 25, 2010
Book Report: Concentration on hierarchies rather than product can be fatal in corporate world
Recently New York Times columnist Thomas Friedman wrote that years ago the motto was as "General Motors Goes, So Goes the Nation." He followed by saying, "I'm very glad that isn't true today." That's an understatement. I've just finished reading "Sixty to Zero," by Alex Taylor III...
columns / life
June 25, 2010 - 3:39am
June 18, 2010
Dew Days schedule
Friday, June 18 Teen Power Tools Sculpture 2-4 p.m., Farmington Library, 508 Third St. Registration required, Carnival 5-8 p.m., Rambling River Center parking lot, 325 Oak St. Pie eating contest 5 p.m., Oak Street. Sponsored by Farmington Bakery. Bingo 4 p.m., Rambling River...
June 18, 2010 - 12:15pm
June 7, 2010
Great American Sing-Along will be held Monday night
Sometimes, teachers can learn a thing or two from kids. Like, for instance, how kids tend to enjoy anything - anything whatsoever - that resembles...
June 7, 2010 - 9:45am
June 4, 2010
Your weekend: Mopars auto show is Saturday and Sunday at the fairgrounds
Friday Live music East of Innocence will perform starting at 8 p.m. June 4 at the Ugly Mug coffee shop and bar. The Ugly Mug is located at 18450 Pilot Knob Road in Farmington. Saturday Live music Scott Friedow, Ben Aaron, Tim Jackson and Tom Quinn will perform starting at 8...
June 4, 2010 - 9:53am
Famous cars coming to town this weekend
Nash Bridges, the Green Hornet, the Dukes of Hazzard and Christine, the nightmarish vehicle dreamed up by Stephen King are coming to Farmington this weekend. Well, the shows' and movies' cars are anyways. The Mopars cars (a type of car built with parts created by the Chrysler...
June 4, 2010 - 9:33am
June 3, 2010
Several concerts head outdoors this summer
If you like outdoor concerts, cold beer and warm summer nights, Farmington is the place to be these days. Beginning this weekend, and going...
June 3, 2010 - 9:36am
May 13, 2010
Book Report: Restaurant owner pre-dates Kroc
As a wee tad, I saw a movie called "The Harvey Girls," starring Judy Garland and a bevy of '40s beauties. I thought it told the story of how a restaurateur named Fred Harvey recruited a bevy of '40s beauties to work in his restaurants along a railroad line called "The Atchison,...
food / life
May 13, 2010 - 2:32pm
Just don't call them kids
The members of Farmington's VeZuVeUz have their route to rock and roll stardom all mapped out. It started with a show at Criss Cross Pizza in...
arts and entertainment / life
May 13, 2010 - 10:12am