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Moving on: Farmington officer retires for career in social work
Red Bulls get deployment notice
Path of the eclipse: When and where to get the best view
Path of the eclipse: When and where to get the best view
An 'extraordinary opportunity': Former Farmington ambassador crowned Minneapolis Aquatennial Princess
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Farmington 17th annual Ironman Competition
A symbol of wilderness
Rising ACL tears raises alarms for high school trainers, sports medicine professionals
State championship celebration July 25 at FHS
Farmington Legion baseball goes 2-2 but unable to reach state tournament
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On the move: Farmington senior honored with Silver Sneakers award
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PHOTOS: FHS softball celebrates state championship with community celebration
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Football: Section bracket released
Farmington finished 3-5 and earned the seventh-seed in Section 1AAAAA. They will face No. 2 seed Owatonna (7-1) Tuesday night at 7 p.m. in Owatonna.
October 20, 2011 - 10:07am
October 19, 2011
Week 8: Tigers can't overcome cold first quarter against New Prague
Live Blog: New Prague (1-6) at Farmington (3-4) Missota Conference game Oct. 19 at Tiger Stadium -Farmington got the ball first and turned...
October 19, 2011 - 7:35pm
Football: Defense shines again in road win at Chaska
Less than two weeks ago, the Farmington football team was coming off back-to-back lopsided losses to Shakopee and Holy Angels and had just one win to show for its efforts over the first five weeks of the season. Now it looks like a 27-0 Homecoming win over Northfield in Week 6 might...
October 19, 2011 - 10:48am
October 15, 2011
Football: Tigers top Chaska, 14-3
The Farmington Tiger football beat Chaska 14-3 Friday night for it second straight win. The Tigers trailed 3-0 at halftime but got touchdown runs in the third and fourth quarters to pull away for the win. The Tigers host New Prague Oct. 19.
October 15, 2011 - 8:22am
October 12, 2011
Football: Tigers take back the tractor
Farmington scored touchdowns on its first two drives of each half and went on to reclaim the Tractor Trophy by defeating rival Northfield 27-0...
October 12, 2011 - 7:49am
October 6, 2011
UMD football: Eich, Harper continue Bulldogs' tradition of excellence at safety
Cody Eich wanted to play wide receiver coming out of high school in Farmington in 2007, but everywhere he went, coaches envisioned him as a college...
October 6, 2011 - 10:40am
October 5, 2011
Football: Unbeaten Stars pull away
Farmington's inability to execute offensively ended up giving the Holy Angels offense too many opportunities in Friday night's Missota Conference...
October 5, 2011 - 12:50pm
September 30, 2011
Week 5: Stars shine in second half, 35-7
Eighth-ranked (Class 4A) Holy Angels scored 28 unanswered points in the second half of a 35-7 victory over Farmington in its Homecoming game Friday night in Richfield. The Tigers (1-4) scored first for the second straight week when Athen Ashton ran the ball in from 48 yards out in...
September 30, 2011 - 10:34pm
September 28, 2011
Football: Sabers ground game too much for Tigers
Shakopee's power running game wore down Farmington Friday night. After a scoreless first quarter, the defending Missota Conference champions...
September 28, 2011 - 11:20am
September 23, 2011
Week 4: Tigers fall, 42-10
Shakopee remained undefeated with a 42-10 victory over Farmington Friday night at Tiger Stadium. For the full story, check out next week's edition of the Farmington Independent.
September 23, 2011 - 10:06pm
September 21, 2011
Football: No-huddle takes Chan by Storm
A switch to a no-huddle offense sparked two second-half touchdown drives and the Farmington defense held Chanhassen scoreless over the final...
September 21, 2011 - 2:33pm
September 16, 2011
Tigers rally for first victory, 17-14
A switch to the no-huddle offense sparked two second-half touchdown drives and the Farmington defense held Chanhassen scoreless over the final...
September 16, 2011 - 7:41pm
September 14, 2011
Football: Tigers start slow, can't rally against Red Wing
In last week's season opener, Farmington played well in the first half before a poor second half resulted in a seven-point road loss to Rochester...
September 14, 2011 - 2:02pm
September 9, 2011
Football, Week 2: Slow start dooms Tigers, 27-19
In last week's season opener, Farmington played well in the first half before a poor second half resulted in a seven-point road loss to Rochester Mayo. The Tigers continued their inconsistent play Friday night, falling behind 19-0 at Red Wing in an eventual 27-19 Missota Conference...
September 9, 2011 - 10:10pm
September 8, 2011
Football: Three-touchdown lead disappears as Tigers fall to Mayo
A fast start and a career night from junior quarterback Darren Beenken weren't enough to get Farmington a victory in its season opener Friday night in Rochester. Beenken threw for four touchdowns and helped the Tigers build a 21-0 lead by the middle of the second quarter, but Rochester...
September 8, 2011 - 7:45am