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Students, police save man from Vermillion River
Farmington police report
Traffic headaches accompany road work
Friday fire destroys home in Eureka
MPCA seeks water-quality monitors
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Softball: Bats break out against South
Baseball: Streak finally ends at seven
Boys golf: Tigers take fifth at South Suburban meet
Boys track and field: Distance events were key at SSC Relays
Girls track and field: Distance runners pace Tigers at SSC Relays
Pet of the Week: This Marlin is a real catch
Looking back: High school construction was progressing 50 years ago
Farmington will celebrate National Day of Prayer May 7
Kids can explore big trucks May 5
Your weekend: Origin of Food event is Sunday
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Nathan Hansen column: Luck is starting to turn around
Letter: ECFE program is great
Nathan Hansen column: The end is near. Get comfy
Editorial: Pietsch gave a lot to Farmington
Student voices: There’s no easy answer when you try to define love
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November 2, 2009
Farmers help needy and themselves
ST. PAUL -- Minnesota farmers are donating $115,000 worth of pork and cheese to food shelves around the state, taking the money out of funds that generally promote agriculture sales. In a time when pork and dairy industries are hurting as bad as they ever have, some say the largely...
November 2, 2009 - 7:53am
May 28, 2009
Farmers may seek low-interest disaster loans
ST. PAUL - Low-interest loans are available to farmers affected by floods and other severe weather in 28 Minnesota counties. The Minnesota Rural Finance Authority announced the loan availability Wednesday, following a presidential disaster declaration in April. Weather-related damages...
May 28, 2009 - 7:24am
April 23, 2009
Veterans gain, farmers cut in budget bill
ST. PAUL -- The Minnesota House would give veterans programs more money, but delay or eliminate some agriculture spending. But for some representatives, neither got enough money in a Wednesday 83-49 mostly party-line vote, with Democrats in favor and Republicans opposed. "We are...
April 23, 2009 - 7:52am
March 19, 2009
Farmer's market is coming this summer
A new farmer's market in downtown Farmington might start out a little smaller than others in the area, but if it's successful, organizers figure it will -- for a lack of a better word -- grow. Expected to open in July, Farmington's new farmer's market will be held on Thursdays in...
March 19, 2009 - 7:31am
February 26, 2009
Conditional Use Permit: Farmers Market on Spruce Street
PUBLIC HEARING NOTICE CITY OF FARMINGTON REQUEST: A Conditional Use Permit for the purpose of allowing a Farmers Market (outdoor sales) on the property located at 109 Spruce Street. APPLICANT: City of Farmington, 430 Third Street, Farmington, MN 55024 WHEN: Tuesday, March...
February 26, 2009 - 10:37am
November 3, 2008
Obama comments upset GOP farmers
ST. PAUL - A comment Barack Obama made to Time Magazine has upset Republican farmers, who use it as proof he does not understand agriculture.
November 3, 2008 - 12:00am
August 8, 2008
How does a farmer's market sound?
There's just something about fresh vegetables during the summer. Crisp salads, crunchy carrots and fresh corn on the cob are summertime favorites. But not everyone has time to cultivate and grow an entire garden. Weeding, watering and picking fresh produce takes a lot of work and...
August 8, 2008 - 12:00am
April 30, 2008
Cold, wet weather puts farmers behind their planting schedule
WORTHINGTON -- It does snow in late April -- even in early May, for that matter -- but for those of us who have endured a seemingly endless winter, it's time for spring to, well, spring. That sentiment rings especially true for farmers, who await cooperation from Mother Nature to...
April 30, 2008 - 12:00am
April 23, 2008
Proposals benefit farmers, vets
ST. PAUL -- Farm-minded state lawmakers say they are looking to improve Minnesota agriculture's future - and the environment -- by pushing legislation helping livestock producers and farmers who grow crops used to make biofuels. Those are two provisions in a package of agriculture...
April 23, 2008 - 12:00am