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FHS Marching Band earns 'Esprit de Corps Award' at festival
Farmington man charged with hit and run that killed Lakeville soldier
Farmington celebrates Homecoming with annual parade
Conservative group faults Minnesota tax law
Student of the Week for Sept. 29: Nathan Balluff
crime and courts
Cross country: Tigers, Irish take on muddy Griak
A couple of shotgun experts find out what they've been missing in mourning dove hunting
Football, Week 4: Tigers show progress in loss to No. 2 Panthers
Report: Garnett will retire, ending comeback run with Wolves
FANTASY FORECAST: Coping with injury loss
Plenty of Prince-spiration
Vet uses metal art to give back to service members
Dakota Electric helps with environmental efforts
Pet of the Week: Quite a pair
Dakota City pizza night is Friday
arts and entertainment
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Letter: Matt Little will work across the aisle to make Minnesota better
Letter: Jake Cordes is looking for opportunities to work together
Deanna Weniger: Got a good mosquito trap? You could make a fortune
Pat Rupp: The generation gap
Letter: Matt Little brings a practical mentality
Real Estate Showcase
September 12, 2014
RACE 2.0 will raise money for a new ladder truck for FFD
It might seem a lofty goal, but Heidi Schmitz wants to help the city of Farmington buy an aerial ladder truck for the community. Schmitz isn’t...
September 12, 2014 - 2:34pm
Farmington Veterans Memorial is dedicated
Organizers estimate somewhere around 700 residents, supporters and veterans attended the dedication of the new Farmington Veterans Memorial on...
September 12, 2014 - 2:25pm
Ramble Jam returns to Farmington this weekend
The Rotary Club of Farmington members have another busy week ahead of them, as their biggest fundraiser for the year, Ramble Jam, kicks off Friday...
September 12, 2014 - 1:17pm
September 6, 2014
Volunteers needed for Whitetail Woods park opening
When the gates to Whitetail Woods Regional Park open for the first time Sept. 27, it will be the first new regional park in Dakota County since...
September 6, 2014 - 7:00am
September 5, 2014
Your weekend: Farmington Veterans Memorial dedication ceremony is Sunday
Friday Farmington Free community movie Trinity Campus, Pellicci Ace Hardware and Anchor Bank will present a free outdoor showing of The...
September 5, 2014 - 12:20pm
August 8, 2014
Farmington VFW Auxiliary gets national visit
In the world of veterans organizations, it’s a pretty big deal when a national officer comes into a community for a visit. That’s why the members of Farmington’s Post 7662 VFW Ladies Auxiliary are so busy this week. On Saturday, the local VFW Ladies Auxiliary will host a dinner...
August 8, 2014 - 7:52am
June 15, 2014
Farmington farmers market just keeps growing
Like the produce available there, the Farmington Farmers Market grows every year. And this year is no exception. The farmers market kicks off its summer run on June 19, during the early phase of Dew Days. This year’s market will feature selections from 19 vendors, three of which...
June 15, 2014 - 7:27am
June 12, 2014
Your weekend: Make salad your lunch Thursday at Farmington Lutheran Church
Thursday Salad luncheon Farmington Lutheran Church will hold its annual salad luncheon from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. June 12. Farmington Lutheran Church is located at 20600 Akin Road. Friday Family Fun Day Dakota City Heritage Village will hold its June Family and Friends Fun...
June 12, 2014 - 7:38am
Farmington VFW: Community service with a side salad
Serving doesn’t officially start until 5 p.m. at the Farmington VFW’s monthly steak frys, but there was already a line forming by 4:50 on...
June 12, 2014 - 7:02am
June 8, 2014
Dakota City camps send kids back in time
School may be out for the summer, but that doesn’t mean all Dakota County kids want to stop learning about history. There are plenty of kids who will gladly put down their iPads and turn off their smartphones, just so they can learn how to not use technology every day. Dakota...
June 8, 2014 - 7:11am
May 28, 2014
Farmington will hold three Memorial Day ceremonies
This week is one of the busiest, and one of the most important, to local veterans groups, as both the Farmington American Legion and Farmington...
May 28, 2014 - 3:48pm
May 15, 2014
Your weekend: World War II weekend at the fairgrounds
Thursday Wild Turkey Federation dinner The Vermillion Longbeards chapter of the National Wild turkey Federation will hold its annual banquet May 15 at Celts Pub in Farmington. Doors open at 5:30 p.m. and dinner starts at 7. There will be a live auction, silent auction, games,...
May 15, 2014 - 7:52am
May 8, 2014
Postal food drive returns Saturday in Farmington
Mail carriers spend most of their time delivering, but as they make their rounds Saturday they hope to do more than a little picking up. Carriers...
May 8, 2014 - 11:12am
May 2, 2014
Dakota City event will explore old-fashioned farming
Although the content isn’t exactly new, Dakota City Heritage Village will be host to a new event this weekend. The Origin of Food — Early Farming in Dakota County is a family event planned to showcase the farming methods that were used from the 1860s through the 1920s. It is...
May 2, 2014 - 7:39am
April 24, 2014
Your weekend: Celebrate Earth and Arbor Day in Farmington
Saturday Earth and Arbor Day Celebration Celebrate Earth and Arbor Day from 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. April 26 at the Rambling River Center,...
April 24, 2014 - 2:30pm