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Trinity Care Center in Farmington celebrates golden jubilee
‘Most challenging dive to date’: Vehicle submerged in 1976 pulled from Mississippi River
New trail segment in Hastings completes 10-mile scenic circuit
Judge says Dayton wrong when he 'effectively abolished the Legislature'
Minnesota teen, missing for 40 years, proven as victim of serial killer John Wayne Gacy
crime and courts
Rosemount Legion Green falls in barn burner to the Burnsville Cobras
Vince Byron bests BMX legend Jamie Bestwick for X Games vert gold
Zimmer still having eye trouble
Timber rattlesnake finds its way to Red Wing resident's front steps
Stabilizing the river bank, restoring the trout habitat
'The signs were all there': Teen speaks out about diabetes diagnosis
Antique appraisal turns into big bucks
River City Chorale offers summer performances
Farmington's Eidahl vying for Aquatennial Queen of the Lakes
Farmington Business Association Block Party is Saturday
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Wells Fargo Bank v. Matthew Hanson 14-097683
CitiMortgage, Inc. v. Ryan Tykwinski 17-106396
Bank of America v. Brian Perkins 17-106822
Bank of America vs. William Granger 17-106923
Ditech Financial vs Kristine Overlund
Helen L. Walsh, 90
Stephen I. Willner, 56
Alan D. Bahr, 72
Alvin G Meyer
Editorial: Our sense of community is changing
The Great Indoors: A vegan option for beer can chicken
Chuck Brooks: Fourth of July rituals never disappoint
Editorial cartoon by Steve Anderson
Pat Rupp: My how Farmington has changed in 44 years
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March 20, 2014
Peterson family seeks a new kind of normal
Meagan Peterson came home from college Nov. 24 and asked her sister, Bekka, to come home early, too. “Let’s hang out,” Meagan said. But...
March 20, 2014 - 12:57pm
February 7, 2014
Fitness and learning are focus of parenting seminar in Farmington
There is, it seems, a direct correlation between students who are physically active and those who get good grades in school. Need proof? Just ask Meadowview Elementary School teacher Joe McCarthy or North Trail Elementary School teacher Jack Olwell. The two physical education instructors...
February 7, 2014 - 7:52am
February 6, 2014
Farmington's Special Olympics program hopes to grow
In this Olympic year, Empire township resident Rochelle Tillison is trying to recruit her own athletes and volunteers. Tillison is looking for...
February 6, 2014 - 12:45pm
March 26, 2013
Board games can entertain, chase away cabin fever
Finding the right games for this setting can be a challenge for people of different interests and ages, but with careful selection and compromise,...
March 26, 2013 - 9:18am
OH, BABY! You're in good hands
Why is play important for children's development? What is the most important thing to remember when changing a baby's diaper? What information...
March 26, 2013 - 8:24am
October 22, 2010
Looking back: 'Well-dressed tramps' stole from residents 115 years ago
25 years ago From the October 23, 1985 edition of the Farmington Independent Chamber forms committee to help beautify downtown Judging by the turn-out at a meeting held last Tuesday night, either very few people feel downtown Farmington needs beautifying, or very few people...
October 22, 2010 - 8:03am
October 15, 2010
Changes coming to parenting series
The old saying goes, "If it ain't broke, don't fix it." While that's probably true for a lot of things, sometimes a little tweak here and there can't hurt, either. So maybe that's part of the reason the people who organize Farmington's annual Parent Fair decided to change things...
October 15, 2010 - 7:30am
September 30, 2010
For 25 years, a lifeline for pets
For a quarter century, Last Hope has been making matches between lonely animals and families who can love them. It's a service founder Bev Orr...
September 30, 2010 - 10:57am
September 23, 2010
A new castle on the banks of the Vermillion
Hear ye, hear ye, all young kings and queens of Farmington! Come next summer, a new kingdom awaits ye. The kingdom will be the royal Rambling...
September 23, 2010 - 9:30am
August 27, 2010
Bargain shopping in overdrive
In the world of bargain shopping there are sales, there are coupons and then there's the kind of mysterious retail magic Alison Hequet works...
August 27, 2010 - 10:38am
March 11, 2009
Letter: Thanks for supporting military families
I would like to thank the Farmington American Legion and Rosemount Cub Foods for donating the food, personnel and space to host our spaghetti dinner fundraiser last Saturday evening. Proceeds from this event will be used to fund our mission of recognizing and supporting our local...
March 11, 2009 - 12:16pm
Letter: Jenrich family appreciated support
Our family would like to thank the community of Farmington for the support we have received over the past several months. Thank you to those who have prepared food, shared a thoughtful or funny memory of Howard, called, stopped by for a visit, sent flowers, sent a card, said a prayer...
March 11, 2009 - 12:15pm