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August 4, 2017
The varsity softball team takes a group picture with the younger FGFA players in attendance. Alec Hamilton / RiverTown Multimedia
PHOTOS: FHS softball celebrates state championship with community celebration
August 4, 2017 - 9:00am
Mark Lofthus, economic development director with Dakota Electric, says utilities companies can play a role in economic development to partner and facilitate site readiness and attract industrial development such as data centers. He spoke to Farmington officials July 27, 2017. Photo by Kara Hildreth / contributor
Farmington ripe for landing data center
August 4, 2017 - 8:54am
August 1, 2017
Veteran Farmington firefighter Mike Wise retires after 20 years. Kara Hildreth / contributor
A commitment honored: Firefighter led with quiet leadership, retires after 20 years
August 1, 2017 - 11:34am
July 30, 2017
Editorial cartoon by Steve Anderson
July 30, 2017 - 8:00am
July 28, 2017
An evening out: National Night Out, Nite to Unite parties set for Aug. 1
July 28, 2017 - 9:15am
July 26, 2017
A screenshot from a July 9, 2017, video that is part of arson investigation in Farmington. The suspect is described as a white male, approximately 6’0 tall, medium build, wearing a dark colored t-shirt and shorts. Courtest of Farmington Police Departmentplay button
Police ask for help to identify suspected arsonist
July 26, 2017 - 10:39am
Farmington day care provider Jennie Jones and her children join hearts to wish Evy Sawczynec, 22 months old, well as she undergoes open heart surgery this week. Team Evy is Sam Stigsell (front), her brother Noah Sawczynec, Evy, Harper Simonson and Danny Carroll. In the back row are Zafirah Bamuya, Jones with Dylan Carroll on her lap, and Lauren Stigsell. Kara Hildreth / contributor
Team Evy cheers for quick recovery for Farmington girl
July 26, 2017 - 10:07am
July 25, 2017
Brady Bean pitches against St. Paul Park during the late game at Alimagnet Park in Burnsville. Farmington won 7-3. Alec Hamilton / RiverTown Multimedia
Farmington Legion baseball goes 2-2 but unable to reach state tournament
July 25, 2017 - 8:16am
July 20, 2017
Wade Jacobson won the boys' all-around title at the MNHSRA finals and will compete in his seventh national competition. Photo courtesy of Gary Ball
Wade Jacobson wins MNHSRA boys' all-around and cutting championship
July 20, 2017 - 9:13am
July 19, 2017
Elected officials, including Dakota County Board Chair Mike Slavik (right), updated Farmiington City Council and Farmington School Board members Monday during the third-annual joint meeting held at city hall. Kara Hildreth / contributor
Legislative update: Garofalo talks business tax relief
July 19, 2017 - 9:07am
July 17, 2017
Jimi Brown of Farmington believes cars are meant to be driven. He’ll have both his collector vehicles at the Farmington Business Association Block Party Saturday, July 22, 2017. Kara Hildreth / Contributor
Farmington Business Association Block Party is Saturday
July 17, 2017 - 10:10am
July 14, 2017
Dakota Electric employees Mike Fosse and Jane Siebenaler join David Ranallo and Christov Churchward of Great River Energy and Bill and Mike Forbord of Schmitty & Sons in unveiling Minnesota's first electric school bus. They unveiled the eLion Friday, July 7, 2017, in Lakeville. Kara Hildreth / RiverTown Mulitmedia Contributor
Minnesota's first e-bus hits the road
July 14, 2017 - 7:17am
July 12, 2017
Farmington Superintendent Jay Haugen will walk in the Relay for Life July 21 in honor of his father and his wife. He lost both to cancer. “We are far from certain and far from good when it comes to do with anything having to do with cancer,” he said. Kara Hildreth / Contributor
Haugen walks for family and others
July 12, 2017 - 2:18pm
An apartment fire struck the building at 303 Pine St. on July 9, 2017. Photograph courtesy of Farmington Fire Department
Apartment residents jump to escape fire in Farmington
July 12, 2017 - 8:59am
July 10, 2017
Sections of Vermillion River Trail will be closed in July and August for the Vermillion River Streambank Habitat Restoration project. Kara Hildreth / contributor
Stabilizing the river bank, restoring the trout habitat
July 10, 2017 - 8:00am
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