Skip to main content
Charges: Minn. men plotted bar burglary after Super Bowl
Sunday liquor sales, banned since statehood, inches forward in Minnesota
Alumni to sing with Concordia Choir at local concert
Calls made to change property tax that doesn't stay local
Minnesota farm loan program wins approval in time for spring
crime and courts
Gymnastics: Davenport, Slayton shine at sections
DCTC baseball: Blue Knights play earliest outdoor game in state history
Girls hockey: Upset of South sends Tigers to state
Swim and dive: Tigers triumph on Senior Night
Boys hockey: Tigers fall a goal short against South, Eagan
Carpet care 101: How to refresh after a brutal winter
Moon Glow lights up the night
Hot Air Affair Parade lights up downtown
In the air with the Hudson Hot Air Affair
Photos: Hot Air Affair Friday morning launch
arts and entertainment
Mortgage Electronic Registration Systems, Inc. vs Brown
Mortgage Electronic Registration Systems, Inc. vs Paulson
JPMorgan Chase Bank vs Fluecker
Margaret A. Raub, 92
Gene Barthel, 69
Jan E. Altenburg, 57
Boots Turek, 67
Deanna Weniger: Virtual reality dinosaurs and spiders mess with your mind
Sen. Matt Little: First impressions and getting to work at the Capitol
Letter: Sen. Matt Little’s bill would weaken local government control
Opinion: Minnesotans should have a more affordable choice for health insurance
Pat Rupp: A grumpy old man's list of grievances
Real Estate Showcase
February 20, 2017
Alumni to sing with Concordia Choir at local concert
Just a few short years ago Ali Carlson, Landon Franke, and Kelsey Lindell were making music with the choir at Farmington High School under the...
19 hours 14 min ago
February 17, 2017
Parents learn how to detect teen drug use in Top Secret project
Gina Erickson, mother of a teen-aged daughter, shook her head as she listened to a talk Feb. 13 about how to know if your child is involved in...
February 17, 2017 - 12:30pm
February 16, 2017
Opportunities for seniors abound through local education programs
This spring, seniors in Farmington and Rosemount will have several opportunities to educate themselves on topics of special interest to aging adults. Both cities are promoting programs that will allow seniors to meet their neighbors and improve themselves in the process. TRIAD Lunch...
February 16, 2017 - 4:12pm
Trinity Care Center adds physician coverage for residents
Trinity Care Center of Farmington can now provide in-house physician care for residents, addressing a gap in the medical system that meant many residents couldn't choose the facility for short- or long-term stays while recovering from an illness, fall or disability. Trinity recently...
February 16, 2017 - 5:30am
February 15, 2017
Wax Museum event brings history to life
Lara LeDuc, 9, sat statuesque at her desk until someone approached and pressed her play button, which was shaped like a teepee. The North Trail...
February 15, 2017 - 5:30am
February 14, 2017
Closing statements in Hartley trial delayed until Feb. 21
Closing remarks for the jury trial of Matthew Hartley have been postponed until Tuesday, Feb. 21, due to a medical emergency that hospitalized the defense attorney. "We continue to be in a holding pattern," Judge Christian Wilton told jurors Feb. 13, at the Scott County courthouse....
News/crime and courts
February 14, 2017 - 3:30pm
Education foundation awards six grants to Farmington schools
The Farmington Area Education Foundation, a non-profit organization that raises funds for Farmington schools, has awarded six grants totalling $12,311 for the 2016-2017 school year. Eight staff members within ISD 192 applied for grants and six were awarded, said Mary Treakle, board...
February 14, 2017 - 5:30am
February 13, 2017
Farmington Ambassador program seeking 2017 candidates
The Farmington Royal Ambassador Program is seeking candidates to participate in 2017. The program offers unique growth and educational experiences...
February 13, 2017 - 5:30am
February 9, 2017
Permit applications show Farmington continuing gradual growth
The fourth quarter single-family building permits in Farmington were up from last year, and that doesn't include the 70-unit senior living facility...
February 9, 2017 - 1:30pm
Fire and ice: Farmington firefighters complete ice rescue training
The Farmington Fire Department spent 90 minutes in a class on ice rescue Monday night, Feb. 6, and then headed to a local pond on 195th St. and...
February 9, 2017 - 5:30am
February 8, 2017
Winter Special Adventures trades snowmobiles for ATVs at annual ride
Jonathan Easter, 15, hopped out of one all-terrain vehicle and right back into another waiting car, always bringing along with him a Farmington...
February 8, 2017 - 1:30pm
FHS one-act troupe performs 'Booby Trap,' places second in competition
Farmington High School's one-act troupe placed second in the Minnesota State High School League 1AA section competition Thursday, Feb. 2. "We...
February 8, 2017 - 5:30am
February 6, 2017
Students test out new job at elementary career fair
About 65 volunteers representing different careers set up booths Jan. 20, in the Farmington Elementary School gymnasium and answered questions...
February 6, 2017 - 1:29pm
What is your teen's room hiding? Parents invited to education seminar
An apple, a stuffed animal, a broken mirror. Could these be signs that a teen is doing drugs or self-harming? Meadowview Elementary School is...
February 6, 2017 - 5:30am
February 3, 2017
Local middle schoolers compete at Future City Minnesota regionals
Teams from Farmington and Rosemount competed successfully at the Future City Minnesota regional competition Jan. 21, at Dunwoody College of Technology...
February 3, 2017 - 1:30pm