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Woman sues after bite from St. Paul police dog searching for burglary suspect
Franken announces resignation from U.S. Senate
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Farmington girls' basketball dominates to start season
Farmington girls' hockey are winners of seven in a row
Tigers ready to meet high expectations
Farmington, Rosemount hockey teams chosen for Minnesota Wild Youth Hockey spotlight game
Boys' basketball: Tigers win fast-paced season opener over Rochester Century
Community celebrates Patriotic Day
Tough talk out in the open: Authors in Farmington share stories of living in Minnesota as minorities
Health briefs: Community Conversation gets people talking about mental health
Farmington auto repair shop doubles as art gallery
Plenty to see and spray: Farmington Fire Department holds open house
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March 28, 2017
Prairieview Park to get new playground equipment, shelter
The city has approved the purchase and installation of new playground equipment and a shelter for Prairieview Park. The park, located between...
March 28, 2017 - 3:40pm
March 27, 2017
Farmington clean up days: Dump the old dryer, but not in the pond
Two cleanup days are scheduled for April, one for junk and the other for parks. Curbside Cleanup Days start April 22 and Pond and Park Cleanup...
March 27, 2017 - 5:30am
March 23, 2017
City starts process to fill council vacancy
The city has set the end of April as its goal to fill the council seat left empty by Tim Pitcher's sudden resignation. The Farmington City Council voted unanimously Monday, March 20, to accept Pitcher's resignation, declare a vacancy on the council and greenlight the staff to begin...
March 23, 2017 - 9:00am
March 14, 2017
State of the City: Farmington is growing, climbing out of debt
Mayor Todd Larson highlighted new businesses, fiscal responsibility and the success of the city's first full-time fire chief in his State of...
March 14, 2017 - 3:01pm
March 10, 2017
Pitcher resigns from Farmington City Council
City Council member Tim Pitcher submitted his resignation March 9, citing a new job opportunity that will move him out of Farmington.
March 10, 2017 - 1:46pm
March 9, 2017
Two park plans approved, waiting for funding
Concepts for Prairie Pines and Marigold parks are finished and have the City Council's blessing. All they need now is funding. The parks, which...
March 9, 2017 - 8:00am
March 8, 2017
Akin Road property rezoned; neighbors concerned about changes
A piece of property on Akin Road has come under scrutiny lately, bouncing back and forth between the Farmington Planning Commission and City...
March 8, 2017 - 9:11am
February 22, 2017
Study shows Farmington Police Department understaffed
The Farmington Police Department could use two additional patrol officers now, a captain's position, and budget for two more officers in three...
February 22, 2017 - 1:30pm
February 21, 2017
Ex-opioid addict: Doctors only want to prescribe 'pills, pills, pills, pills'
Cindy Woldstad lived in pain, then became hooked on opioid painkillers.
February 21, 2017 - 9:33pm
February 19, 2017
Calls made to change property tax that doesn't stay local
ST. PAUL — Owners of commercial, industrial or seasonal recreation property have another layer to their real estate taxes. Known as the...
February 19, 2017 - 5:30am
February 9, 2017
Permit applications show Farmington continuing gradual growth
The fourth quarter single-family building permits in Farmington were up from last year, and that doesn't include the 70-unit senior living facility...
February 9, 2017 - 1:30pm
Fire and ice: Farmington firefighters complete ice rescue training
The Farmington Fire Department spent 90 minutes in a class on ice rescue Monday night, Feb. 6, and then headed to a local pond on 195th St. and...
February 9, 2017 - 5:30am
February 5, 2017
Oil train numbers drop along with oil prices
ST. PAUL — A third as many trains haul North Dakota crude oil across Minnesota as two years ago. Falling oil prices forced a drop in oil...
February 5, 2017 - 5:30am
February 3, 2017
Farmington Fire Department to complete ice rescue training Monday
Farmington residents should not be alarmed by multiple fire trucks at the ponds near 195th Street and Deerbrooke Path at 7:30 p.m. Feb. 6. The Fire Department will be doing an ice rescue training. After a 90-minute class at Fire Station 1, they will put what they learned into practice,...
February 3, 2017 - 12:30pm
January 30, 2017
Deadline extended for Minnesotans to buy health insurance
ST. PAUL — Next week's impending deadline for Minnesotans to buy health insurance on the individual market just got a little looser. The...
January 30, 2017 - 10:44am