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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
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
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
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