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Prairieview Park to get new playground equipment, shelter
Economic aid in legislative spotlight
Minnesota roundup: Minor injuries after SUV broadsides school bus in far northwest Minn.
Congressman Walz enters Minnesota governor race
Farmington clean up days: Dump the old dryer, but not in the pond
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Girls track preview: Talented trio to lead Tigers
Boys track preview: New faces fill Farmington roster
Baseball preview: Veterans looking to lead bounce-back season
Softball preview: Pitcher-catcher combo provides valuable experience for Tigers
A helping hand for ducks
Lerew Kaas achieves Eagle Scout
Local teen earns Eagle Scout rank
Master Recycler/Composter classes begin March 14
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Pat Rupp: Comparing the movie-going experience, then and now
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Joe Atkins: Good people are Dakota County's secret to success
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January 22, 2016
Your weekend: Chili, wild game are on the menu this weekend
This weekend's events include a chili cookoff, a Bingo game, a fund-raising carnival and a dinner where you can eat bear and turtle and other things you won't find on the menu at Applebee's.
January 22, 2016 - 9:29am
December 11, 2015
Your weekend: Enjoy an old-fashioned Christmas and an omelet
Farmington residents can take a step back in time at Dakota City Heritage Village, enjoy an omelet while supporting Toys for Town and local veterans groups, and take part in the Yellow Ribbon Network's annual cookie walk this weekend. And that's just the start.
December 11, 2015 - 9:25am
December 3, 2015
Your weekend: Dazzle Day celebration is Saturday
Our weekend events calendar. Get out and do something.
December 3, 2015 - 11:15am
October 8, 2015
Your weekend: State marching band championship returns Saturday
There's no complaining about having nothing to do this weekend. From fire department open houses to marching band championships to ham dinners...
October 8, 2015 - 10:55am
September 10, 2015
Your weekend: Ramble Jam highlights a weekend full of activity
Thursday Farmington Farmer’s Market The Farmington Farmers’ Market will run from 2:30 to 6:30 p.m. Thursdays through Sept. 17 in downtown Farmington. The market will feature more than 20 vendors selling locally grown produce and locally produced products. The market takes place...
September 10, 2015 - 6:14am
May 14, 2015
Your weekend: World War II reenactments, plant sales and fundraisers fill your days
There's no complaining about having nothing to do this weekend in Farmington. From Dakota City's annual World War II Weekend to Christian Life School's production of Les Miserables to a big plant sale to the Farmington Education Foundation's Blue Jean Ball, there's plenty on the schedule....
May 14, 2015 - 11:17am
May 1, 2015
Your weekend: Origin of Food event is Sunday
Explore where food comes from, then sit down for a steak dinner this weekend in Farmington.
May 1, 2015 - 12:15pm
November 14, 2014
Organized for Farmington: November news and notes
A monthly update from Farmington area organizations and clubs. Farmington VFW The Farmington VFW will hold a steak fry dinner to support Boy Scout Troop 119 on Saturday, Nov. 15, from 5-8 p.m. at the VFW. For a $10 donation, you get a steak dinner with baked potato, salad, veggies,...
November 14, 2014 - 7:52am
November 13, 2014
Your weekend: One more shot at Turkey Bingo glory Nov. 22
Your weekend Saturday Steak fry Boy Scout Troop #119 will hold a steak fry fundraiser from 5 to 8 p.m. Nov. 15 at the Farmington VFW. The VFW is located at 420 Third St. Upcoming events Weight Watchers Weight Watchers meets at 10 a.m. and 6 p.m. Tuesdays at Farmington...
November 13, 2014 - 7:05am
November 9, 2014
Retreat offers holistic healing to victims of sexual abuse
The healing process is different for every person, as is the type of event that caused the need for healing in the first place. For women who have experienced sexual violence or abuse, simply talking about the event isn’t always enough. Bella Center founder Kathy Seger has developed...
November 9, 2014 - 7:38am
November 6, 2014
Your weekend: FFD Turkey Bingo Party is Saturday
Your weekend Saturday Fundraiser for Jayson Collins There will be a beer bash fundraiser for Jayson Collins from 1 to 4 p.m. Nov. 8 at The Mug Bar and Restaurant. Jayson was born with two club feet. He has had to travel to Iowa regularly to get new casts meant to straighten...
November 6, 2014 - 12:53pm
Wrapped in casts Farmington boy is still on the move
Before he was born, Jayson Collins’ parents referred to him as The Ninja for his tendency to move and kick. Now nearly 6 months old, Jayson...
November 6, 2014 - 12:34pm
November 2, 2014
451st Army band will perform at FHS
Farmington veterans, and the rest of the community, are invited to a free concert by the 451st Army Band on Nov. 8. Under the direction of CW4 Daniel Eckhoff and 1SG Cheryl Wason, the 451st Army Band performs a number of songs as a concert band and a stage band. The 451st Army Band...
Life/arts and entertainment
November 2, 2014 - 7:54am
October 30, 2014
Your weekend: Patriotic Day returns next Thursday
Your weekend Friday Live music Frogmouth will play from 8:30 p.m. to 12:30 a.m. Oct. 31 at the Farmington VFW. Come in costume. There will be prizes. Saturday Farmington Lutheran craft, bake sale Farmington Lutheran Church will host their annual craft, quilt and bake...
October 30, 2014 - 1:01pm
Farmington's Patriotic Day returns Nov. 6
Farmington’s 2014 Patriotic Day ceremony theme might be a bit unusual for these days, but the intent to honor all of Farmington’s veterans...
October 30, 2014 - 9:54am