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Dakota County takes step toward more mental health awareness
Capitol Chatter: Lawmakers say meetings can help fight childhood hunger
Farmington Planning Commission approves draft for dog kennel within city limits
Families share shocking stories of elder abuse at Minn. care centers
Cities say they need state money to meet water rules
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Minnesota hero Jessie Diggins, and her mom, talk about the skier's historic golden moment
Tiger swimmers end regular season with Eagan
Senior Tiger gymnast Lauren Slayton is going back to state
Girls Hockey: Tigers end season with heartbreaking loss
Community celebrates Patriotic Day
Tough talk out in the open: Authors in Farmington share stories of living in Minnesota as minorities
Health briefs: Community Conversation gets people talking about mental health
Farmington auto repair shop doubles as art gallery
Plenty to see and spray: Farmington Fire Department holds open house
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Independent Town Pages office to close, but commitment to readers, local news remains steadfast
125,000 out-of-towners expected for Super Bowl, pre-game events in Twin Cities
Listening with her fingers: Massage therapist opens business in Farmington
Croix Chordsmen want to serenade your Valentine
EZ Auto Repair plans to open new shop in March
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December 12, 2015
Pet of the Week: Engine Kitty really purrs
Headline aside, this week’s Pet of the Week apparently did not get her name because of the noise she makes when she’s getting her belly rubbed....
December 12, 2015 - 6:14am
November 16, 2015
Farmington woman goes in search of her hero
Every day on her way to work in St. Paul, Sadie Brendalen passes a spot on Pilot Knob Road that brings back frightening memories. She is alone,...
November 16, 2015 - 10:45am
November 6, 2015
Patriotic Day honors the ultimate sacrifice
There was a standing-room-only crowd in the Farmington High School auditorium Thursday night for the annual Patriotic Day event. The large crowd...
November 6, 2015 - 9:43am
August 10, 2015
Pet of the Week: She’s a Cutie
Cutie is a well-mannered 5-year-old cat who is looking for a new home after her owner passed away. She is a beautiful dove grey tabby with a...
August 10, 2015 - 6:05am
August 3, 2015
Pet of the Week: Does she ring a Bell(a)?
Bella is a 2-year-old German shepherd/husky mix who was found as a stray. She absolutely loves belly rubs and is good with kids and other dogs....
August 3, 2015 - 9:38am
July 23, 2015
Juenkes are Farm Family of the Year
Farmington’s Juenke Farms will be recognized next month as a Minnesota Farm Family of the Year, so it makes sense that everywhere you look...
July 23, 2015 - 9:30am
July 3, 2015
Pet of the Week: Heads or Tails?
Penny is an extremely fluffy and sweet 7-year-old papillon and Shetland sheepdog sheltie mix looking for a new home to start her senior years....
July 3, 2015 - 6:14am
June 28, 2015
Pet of the Week: Sweet as a Cupcake
Cupcake is a very sweet and mild mannered 1-year-old long-haired cat. She loves attention and just wants to be wherever the people are. She can...
June 28, 2015 - 6:32am
June 12, 2015
Pet of the Week: Anybody want a Peanut?
Peanut is a little over a year old, but is still kind of a tiny thing. Peanut was found alongside a roadway and is still a little underweight but otherwise healthy. Peanut is affectionate and looking for a good home. For more information about Peanut call Wendy at 952-220-9098. Peanut...
June 12, 2015 - 9:52am
June 4, 2015
4-H scrambles for poultry replacements
About the only thing certain when it comes to the poultry barn at this year’s Dakota County Fair is that there will be something in it and...
June 4, 2015 - 9:31am
Softball tournament prize puts the focus on sportsmanship
The players might have been a little bit nicer at last weekend’s Farmington Frenzy Softball Tournament. The cheers a little louder and more...
June 4, 2015 - 9:22am
June 1, 2015
Pet of the Week: Tiger hopes to turn things around
This week’s Pet of the Week has had a bit of a rough start in life. His eye got infected and had to be removed, and something happened that...
June 1, 2015 - 12:07pm
May 22, 2015
Following fire, family finds comfort in community
Of all the questions people have asked Mike and Dorothy Noland since they lost their house to a fire May 9, the one they seem to hear the most...
May 22, 2015 - 9:58am
May 21, 2015
Just in time for Memorial Day, a new tribute to veterans
Just in time for Memorial Day, there’s a new plaque at St. Michael’s Cemetery that pays tribute to all of the men and women who have served,...
May 21, 2015 - 9:36am
May 19, 2015
Looking back: Puppies survived, chickens didn’t when fire burned 75 years ago
50 years ago From the May 13, 1965 edition of the Dakota County Tribune Editorials . . . With the Minnesota legislature observing the St. Paul fastime they will not adopt, and with Minneapolis screaming “lawbreaker” at St. Paul, we asked Mayor Gorgos what Farmington was...
May 19, 2015 - 6:01am