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District considers Principal Dan Miller for new director position
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Local teen earns Eagle Scout rank
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February 24, 2017
Minnesota roundup: Two found dead in house fire in NW Minnesota
NORTHOME, Minn.—Two people were found dead after a house fire early Wednesday in Northome, Koochiching County officials said. The town...
February 24, 2017 - 12:00pm
December 12, 2016
Minnesota roundup: 18 year old struck and killed by train in Anoka; Man, child found dead in Faribault house; 2 more state news stories
ANOKA—An 18-year-old woman was struck and killed by a train in Anoka Sunday morning at Metro Transit's Northstar Commuter Rail station. A BNSF train struck a pedestrian at 10 a.m., according to spokeswoman Amy McBeth. The Anoka County sheriff's office reported that when Anoka...
December 12, 2016 - 11:00am
November 3, 2016
Empire Township structure fire deemed suspicious
A structure fire in Empire Township that produced a black smoke column visible from Lakeville Sunday, Oct. 30, has been deemed as suspicious,...
November 3, 2016 - 4:00pm
May 14, 2016
Fire destroys three buildings at historic village
A fire burned several buildings at the Little Log House Pioneer Village early Sunday morning. The buildings burned included the Belle Creek...
May 14, 2016 - 5:59am
May 12, 2016
Burning illegally in Farmington? Expect a bill
Farmington-area residents who conduct open burns without the proper permit can expect to get a bill in the mail if the Farmington Fire Department gets involved. The city has already sent out half a dozen invoices related to illegal open burns since the city council updated its permit...
May 12, 2016 - 5:59am
May 5, 2016
Fire burns another garage
An attentive night owl may have prevented a tragedy early last Friday morning when he spotted a fire at a home on Ash Street. The passerby reported...
May 5, 2016 - 5:59am
April 13, 2016
Live ammunition complicates garage fire
Some unexpected gunfire delayed Farmington firefighters as they worked to put out a garage fire Tuesday night in Empire Township. Ammunition...
April 13, 2016 - 11:05am
April 7, 2016
Fire destroys a downtown garage
Farmington firefighters worked through the night March 29 to put out a fire in a garage at the corner of Fifth and Oak streets in downtown Farmington....
April 7, 2016 - 5:59am
July 2, 2015
Police department encourages participation in National Night Out
Farmington will participate in National Night Out on Aug. 4. National Night Out is sponsored by the National Association of Town Watch. Through...
July 2, 2015 - 10:31am
May 22, 2015
Following fire, family finds comfort in community
Of all the questions people have asked Mike and Dorothy Noland since they lost their house to a fire May 9, the one they seem to hear the most...
May 22, 2015 - 9:58am
May 19, 2015
Looking back: Puppies survived, chickens didn’t when fire burned 75 years ago
50 years ago From the May 13, 1965 edition of the Dakota County Tribune Editorials . . . With the Minnesota legislature observing the St. Paul fastime they will not adopt, and with Minneapolis screaming “lawbreaker” at St. Paul, we asked Mayor Gorgos what Farmington was...
May 19, 2015 - 6:01am
May 14, 2015
Separate fires last week destroy a house and a car
A fire that started in a Farmington garage early Saturday morning spread to a neighboring house before Farmington firefighters were able to get...
May 14, 2015 - 10:03am
April 30, 2015
Friday fire destroys home in Eureka
A Friday afternoon fire destroyed a home in Eureka Township last week. Farmington and Lakeville firefighters responded to the call around 1:30...
April 30, 2015 - 10:02am
March 19, 2015
Sunday morning fire burns Farmington garage
A fire in a Farmington garage did about $40,000 in damage Sunday morning but did not spread to the house. A neighbor reported the fire on Desmond...
March 19, 2015 - 9:09am
February 5, 2015
Toaster to blame for Jan. 28 house fire
A fire caused by a malfunctioning toaster did $15,000 to $20,000 to a Farmington home last week. A neighbor reported the fire at 904 Walnut Street at 7:15 p.m. Jan. 28. He had heard the smoke detector go off and walked over to find the kitchen full of smoke. There was nobody home...
February 5, 2015 - 11:23am