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September 19, 2016
Police blocked streets in some areas of downtown Farmington on Monday, Sept. 19. At around 9:35 a.m., the Farmington Police posted that the incident had been cleared.
UPDATE: Man on squirrel hunt, armed with pellet gun, prompts lockdown at Farmington schools
September 19, 2016 - 10:31am
September 15, 2016
Teaching series hopes to bring mental health struggles into the light
September 15, 2016 - 5:49am
September 14, 2016
The bell tower at the Church of St. Michael is getting remodeled after water damage rotted the the main support column. The column was removed from the tower on Monday, Sept. 12. (Deanna Weniger | Independent Town Pages)
St. Michael’s bell tower getting a makeover
September 14, 2016 - 5:29am
September 13, 2016
In the spring, third through eighth graders and select high school grades were given the Minnesota Comprehensive Assessment test (MCA). In math, 65.6 percent of the students tested were at or above proficiency compared to the state’s 59.4 percent. Reading was 63.6 percent compared to the state’s 58.9 percent. Science was lowest at 56 percent, but still higher than the state’s 54.7 percent.
Farmington scores above state average in three different tests
September 13, 2016 - 4:26pm
September 10, 2016
Who's on your ballot? Get to know your candidates at five upcoming forums
September 10, 2016 - 5:11am
September 9, 2016
This year's lineup for Ramble Jam, Sept. 16 and 17 at the Dakota County Fairgrounds will include Old Dominion (pictured), Steve Moakler, Lost Highway, Devon Worley, Chris Janson, Granger Smith/Earl Dibbles Jr., Chris Hawkey, Caitlyn Smith and Shane Martin.
Ramble Jam participants could get sneak peek at Old Dominion's fall tour
September 9, 2016 - 11:38am
September 7, 2016
Farmington High School students Benjamin Carvell (left) and Isaac Kuehn (right) attended BestPrep’s Minnesota Business Venture, a week-long business camp, earlier this summer. (Submitted Photo)
Farmington High School students learn the ropes at summer business camp
September 7, 2016 - 12:47pm
Farmington property taxes to go up in 2017
September 7, 2016 - 12:20pm
Farmington opts out of state law on "granny pods"
September 7, 2016 - 8:23am
September 2, 2016
Kim Ukura | Independent Town Pages
Second Congressional District candidate Angie Craig spoke to residents, staff and volunteers at Trinity Terrace in Farmington during a tour through the district on Thursday, Sept. 1, 2016.
Angie Craig vows to protect Social Security during visits in 2nd District
September 2, 2016 - 1:17pm
Farmingon city administrator earns council's praise and gets a raise
September 2, 2016 - 5:30am
September 1, 2016
Eastbound Highway 50 closes in Farmington beginning Sept. 6
September 1, 2016 - 5:37am
August 31, 2016
Office Travis Sundvall and his K-9 partner, Bosco. (Submitted Photo)
Thrivent's K9 5K to raise funds for future training
August 31, 2016 - 12:51pm
Need a buddy? Sit on the Buddy Benches
August 31, 2016 - 12:46pm
August 17, 2016
Planning commission approves Hy-Vee site plan
August 17, 2016 - 1:47pm