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June 27, 2017
Forty-seven finish Grandma's Marathon
June 27, 2017 - 8:00am
June 22, 2017
The Rosemount 9AAA baseball team won the Woodbury Tournament over the weekend.
Front row, left to right:  Cullen George, Jackson Agee, Jack Japel, Isaac Harder, Andrew Slater.
Middle row, left to right:  Evan Boll, Jackson Fredrickson, Oliver Goren, Reid Blackwood, Cade Sherman, Levi Cinnamo, Ben Lillemoen.
Back row, left to right: Coaches Crissy Harder, Brad Fredrickson, John Japel, Lee Goren, Jon Lillemoen.
Youth sports: 11AAA second at Shakopee; 9AAA first at Woodbury; Rosemount U10 win Bait Bucket; 8U softball first in Rosemount
June 22, 2017 - 10:31am
The Farmington Planning Commission voted 3 to 0 June 13 to deny a proposed Comprehensive Plan amendment to rezone land for a new residential development near Farmington High School, but the City Council approved the changes. Kara Hildreth / contributor
Zoning changes OK'd for housing near high school
June 22, 2017 - 10:18am
June 21, 2017
Eric Zeimet watches firefighters extinguish a blaze at his EZ Auto Repair June 21. Kara Hildreth / contributor
Fire damages EZ Auto Repair in downtown Farmington
June 21, 2017 - 2:01pm
A pack of over 100 runners takes off at the start of the one-mile Dew Run race Saturday morning, June 17, 2017, in Farmington. A total of 326 runners competed in the two races. Matthew Steichen / RiverTown Multimedia
PHOTOS: 326 do the Dew Run
June 21, 2017 - 10:09am
June 19, 2017
Farmington Elementary third-grade teacher David Paxson retires after 20 years teaching only this school. Explaining why he likes teaching third grade, Paxson said “The kids are starting to get sophisticated enough you can teach them higher level things — third grade is sort of a sweet spot where kids are learning so much but there is still a sense of innocence.” Kara Hildreth / contributor
Sowing the seeds of teaching after farming: Paxson retires from second career
June 19, 2017 - 9:03am
June 15, 2017
As a kindergartener, artist Heidi Haugen was blown away on a field trip when she saw detailed paintings at the Minnesota Institute of Art in Minneapolis. "It made sense later in life that I was drawn to that, and I just continued to evolve, and throughout my life I have grown as an artist," Haugen said. Kara Hildreth / contributor
Picture perfect: Farmington artist illustrates portraits resembling photography
June 15, 2017 - 9:15am
June 10, 2017
Letter: Adoption outlets help make Last Hope successful
June 10, 2017 - 8:00am
June 7, 2017
The city of Farmington has the option now of a $30 fee for code enforcement violations not addressed after two inspections. Kara Hildreth / contributor
City adopts code enforcement recovery fee
June 7, 2017 - 1:56pm
June 2, 2017
It took four minutes for 24 Farmington firefighters to arrive on scene at a fire at Farmington Family Townhomes, along with seven Rosemount firefighters and six Lakeville firefighters. Kara Hildreth / contributor
Homemade lamp may have caused townhome fire in Farmington
June 2, 2017 - 8:48am
June 1, 2017
Firefighters arrived in four minutes after a call to 4726 198th St. W., in Farmington. Photo courtesy of Farmington Fire Department
Improper cooking ignites Memorial Day garage fire in Farmington
June 1, 2017 - 9:34am
May 26, 2017
The community is welcome to bring a blanket or lawn chair to the Music in the Park monthly concert series held outdoors at Rambling River Park in downtown Farmington. This week the band Sheltered Reality will perform at 7 p.m. This photo shows The Teddy Bear Band playing at the park last summer. Submitted photo
Summer concert series begins in Farmington
May 26, 2017 - 10:11am
May 25, 2017
The Rev. John Guist, the department's chaplain, volunteered at the grill during the open house at the police station where Farmington residents showed up to tour the station, check out the police vehicles and share a meal together. Kara Hildreth /  Contributor
PHOTOS: Farmington police connect with residents
May 25, 2017 - 9:14am
May 24, 2017
Farmington's Josie Laube pulls away from two Shakopee defenders during last Thursday's 15-5 win at Tiger Stadium. The Tigers took a 9-2 record into Tuesday's Senior Night game against Lakeville South. Matthew Steichen / RiverTown Multimedia
Girls lacrosse: Tigers take 9-2 record into finale
May 24, 2017 - 10:06am
May 22, 2017
Farmington High School student Haley Zinnel loves how her life is enriched by her artistic expression. “There is so much stress in life and I love different forms of art that help relieve stress, and drawing I think of it as a way to look at the world and show other people in your eyes because you can take an ordinary object and make it your own by using impressionism, surrealism.” Photo by Kara Hildreth
Inspiration strikes again for Farmington Dew Days button artist
May 22, 2017 - 10:10am
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