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Gateway Academy is ready for year 2
Sheriff will collect DNA samples
FHS students get lessons in the outdoors
Farmington, Rosemount police will produce a cable show
crime and courts
Farmington gymnasts compete at nationals
VFW baseball: Down big, Farmington rallies for a win
Legion baseball: Sweep gets Post 189 back on track
Magalis wins NSISC Diver of the Year award
Amateur baseball: Jones bros. part of 16-6 Dukes team
Pet of the Week: Heads or Tails?
Police department encourages participation in National Night Out
Pet of the Week: Sweet as a Cupcake
Beware cheap county fair tickets
National youth choir performs Sunday in Farmington
arts and entertainment
Wells Fargo Bank vs Bixby
Washington Mutual Bank, vs Kladek
Bank of America, vs zitek
Mortgage Electronic Registration Systems, Inc. vs Misgen
World Savings Bank vs. Zimmer
Billy Grimes, 91
Thomas C. O'Malley, 60
Carol J. McGregor, 56
Donald B. Fletcher, 63
Rita Cook, 90
Letter: Pool closing is a disappointment
Nathan Hansen column: Behold the webcam of God
Letter: Miss Farmington Ambassador offers thanks
Editorial: Dew Days volunteers do thankless work
Nathan Hansen column: Nothing to lose your head over
Get Out! Deals
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,...
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