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Minnesota leaders promise school safety funds
Capitol Chatter: End-of-session questions go unanswered
FHS vandalism bill could be thousands
Dayton vetoes tax bill over school funding, as promised
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Christian Life Academy athletes commit to playing collegiately
Girls' Golf: Farmington competes in "best ball" meet at Rich Valley
Farmington Just for Kix attends national dance competition
Boys' Tennis: Tigers fall to Owatonna 7-0 in first round of sections
Girls' Lacrosse: Farmington looks to get over hump and end slide
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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Dakota Electric: Rates down, satisfaction high
Farmers market taking root at mall
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April 12, 2010
Gudmundson named interim sheriff in Steele County
Former Dakota County Sheriff Don Gudmundson has been selected sheriff again, this time in Steele County. At a special Steele County Board of Commissioners meeting Friday afternoon, the commissioners authorized county coordinator Dave Severson to begin contract negotiations...
April 12, 2010 - 2:37pm
April 9, 2010
Rochester man leads deputies on high speed chase
When he was arrested March 27 Sean O'Gorman had good things to say about the driving skills of his arresting officer. According to a complaint filed last week in the Dakota County Attorney's office Dakota County Sheriff's deputies arrested the 26-year-old Rochester man after a nine-mile...
April 9, 2010 - 8:36am
April 4, 2010
St. Mathias Church gets a new look for Easter
As Christians throughout the world observe the commemoration of the death and resurrection of Jesus Christ this week, the congregation of St....
April 4, 2010 - 6:51am
March 5, 2010
Your weekend: Warrior to Citizen spaghetti dinner fundraiser is Sunday
Friday Live music Teresa Peterson will perform at 8 p.m. March 5 at the Ugly Mug coffee shop and bar. The Ugly Mug is located at 18450 Pilot Knob Road in Farmington. Live music Dr. Bellows will perform at 8:30 p.m. March 5 at the Farmington American Legion. The Legion is...
March 5, 2010 - 6:41am
March 4, 2010
Thompson gets GOP backing in District 36
David Thompson knows good things can happen if you're just willing to ask. The Lakeville resident launched a 12-year career in radio by being...
March 4, 2010 - 2:51pm
Rumors of violence kept FHS quiet Friday
Sometimes, kids say the darndest things. And sometimes those things get blown out of proportion and cause some really big problems. That's what happened at Farmington High School over the past couple of weeks - a few students had some arguments. Harsh words were spoken. Some of those...
March 4, 2010 - 2:46pm
Editorial: A long walk and a memorable journey
Jordan Dibb has an incredible journey ahead of him. On March 27 the 2005 Farmington High School graduate will leave his Minneapolis home and start walking. By the time he is done he will have covered somewhere in the neighborhood of 2,000 miles and, he hopes, raised at least $100,000...
March 4, 2010 - 2:24pm
January 7, 2010
No deal for Hampton woman on national game show
It was no deal for a Hampton woman, but she had fun on the "Deal or No Deal" show anyway. "I didn't win a thing," Kristi Waltman said. "My number wasn't picked. "You hold one of the cases with a number on it, and if the ball doesn't land in the slot with the number of the case you're...
January 7, 2010 - 2:44pm
October 29, 2009
Hampton burglary suspect was all wet
A Hampton man came home to someone burglarizing his house last April. Now two men police believe are responsible have been charged. According to a complaint filed this month in the Dakota County Attorney's office the homeowner pulled into his driveway around 3 p.m. April 24 to find...
October 29, 2009 - 10:00am
October 22, 2009
31 years of safety on the road
Deb Doffing has driven the equivalent of 16 times around the Earth without leaving the Hampton area. That's more than 400,000 miles, and she drove it all without ever being in an accident. Doffing has been a postal carrier in Hampton for 31 years, and last week was presented with...
October 22, 2009 - 3:48pm
March 27, 2009
NOTICE OF MORTGAGE Foreclosure SALE THE RIGHT TO VERIFICATION OF THE DEBT AND IDENTITY of THe ORIGINAL CREDITOR WITHIN THE TIME PROVIDED BY LAW IS NOT AFFECTED BY THIS ACTION. NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN, that default has occurred in the conditions or the following described mortgage: DATE...
March 27, 2009 - 2:28pm
January 1, 2009
Jake Eilen: Gone but not forgotten
One-year old Jaden Eilen's first words were "Dada," and he was already beginning to take after his dad, Jake, with a love of semi trucks. The last time Anne Eilen talked to Jake, her husband, he called simply to tell her he loved her. That phone call happened Nov. 23, just 10 minutes...
January 1, 2009 - 12:00am
November 24, 2008
Hampton man dies in accident
A single vehicle rollover is to blame for the death of a Hampton man Sunday night. Jacob Ralph Eilen, 27, of Hampton died after his pickup truck rolled several times, according to the Dakota County Sheriff's department. The Minnesota State Patrol accident report indicates the Eilen...
November 24, 2008 - 12:00am
November 21, 2008
Fire destroys corn dryer near Hampton
A fire on a farm near Hampton caused about $130,000 in damage Friday morning. The Hastings Fire Department was called to 21649 Darsow Ave.,...
November 21, 2008 - 12:00am
July 10, 2008
Storm causes damage in area
July 10, 2008 - 12:00am