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September 28, 2016
Members of the Farmington High School Homecoming court include (top, left to right) Matt Yaptinchay, Maxwell Mayleben, Donald Selmer, Kole Hinrichsen, Caleb Poissant, Gunner Jenrich, Guillermo Bonialla, (middle, left to right) Danniella Balangoy, Jordan Flaherty, Ellie Tuttle, Abby Garorfalo, Ashley Steffes, Shannon McKnight, Kenzie Hesse, (bottom, left to right) Cole Larimer, Lerew Kaas, Emma Kelly, Grace Welter, Drew Cumiskey, and (not pictured) Chloe Zweber.play button
Farmington rolls out the red carpet for Homecoming coronation
6 hours 48 min ago
Frontier's Vantage TV open for business next month
16 hours 23 min ago
September 27, 2016
A group of Farmington area volunteers were recognized by Living Well Disability Services on Friday, Sept. 16 for their support of a West St. Paul group home that houses six adults with developmental disabilities. (Submitted Photo)
Farmington volunteers recognized for dedication to West St. Paul group home
September 27, 2016 - 2:03pm
September 26, 2016
Farmington High School students started decorating their floats for the Homecoming parade on Sunday, Sept. 25. The parade begins at 6 p.m. on Wednesday, Sept. 28 at the Dakota County Fairgrounds. (Photo courtesy of Lynne Halterman)
Farmington High School kicks off Homecoming festivities
September 26, 2016 - 1:26pm
September 23, 2016
Early and absentee voting for General Election begins in Minnesota on Sept. 23
September 23, 2016 - 10:52am
September 22, 2016
The Farmington Fire Department posted this picture of the broken gas pipe on its Facebook page. The department responded to a gas leak call Wednesday, Sept. 21. (Submitted Photo)
Construction crews hit gas line in new housing development
September 22, 2016 - 4:14pm
Hy-Vee plans continue to move forward
September 22, 2016 - 1:00pm
Road closures for Highway 3 paving begin Sept. 23
September 22, 2016 - 12:46pm
September 21, 2016
The proposed neighborhood on 90 acres southwest of the Highway 3/190th St. roundabout incorporates crops, ponds and parks into its design.
Developer's unique neighborhood design would keep rural aesthetic
September 21, 2016 - 4:17pm
Farmington Economic Development Authority member Geraldine Jolley and Mayor Todd Larson held the ribbon for Quick Ship Plus owner Rich Loch during a ribbon-cutting ceremony on Wednesday, Sept. 14. (Submitted Photo)
Ribbon cutting held for Quick Ship Plus
September 21, 2016 - 8:38am
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