Skip to main content
CuddleMutt founder wants to bring comfort to shelters
Minn. roundup: Nikko, North America's oldest snow monkey, dies at Minnesota Zoo; Minneapolis music venue Triple Rock closing
Data breach at Twin Cities-based Catholic financial services provider affects nearly 130K accounts
From comfier seats to a more open feel, Target Center takes on a 21st-century look
Shopping season begins for insurance policies
crime and courts
Farmington's Brooke Hapuku qualifies for state tennis tournament
Farmington soccer teams are section 1AA runners-up
Turnovers, penalties and big plays hold Tigers back
Tiger soccer teams fight their way to section championship games
Farmington girls tennis players compete in individual sections
Plenty to see and spray: Farmington Fire Department holds open house
Q&A: It's flu season — here's what you need to know
'Sisterhood' offers empathetic ear following cancer diagnosis
Health briefs: Yoga classes offered in Hastings; Telemedicine program comes to western Wis. hospitals
Historic home tour planned Sept. 24 in Red Wing
arts and entertainment
Farmington PHN 102317 PHN Wellhead Protection Plan
FARMINGTON SCHOOL DISTRICT: Ad For Bids - Fire Alarm System Replacement
FARMINGTON SCHOOL DISTRICT: Ad For Bids - Exterior Wall Repairs
DAKOTA COUNTY BOARD: 9/26/17 Board Proceeedings Summary
EMPIRE TOWNSHIP: Ordinance No. 400-C
Helen Arlene Judd
Marjorie J. Hennek, 80
Cassandra "Sandy" Kaufman, 54
Sharon K. Mingo, 72
A view from an economist: Trump UN speech on trade and jobs
Viewpoint: Poll gives legislators input on residents' thoughts
Wild Side column: Sweetness attracts stingers
Editorial: Expect that school bus to stop
Letter: City pool a staple of the community
Real Estate Showcase
Real Estate Showcase Ad Submission
Real Estate Showcase current ads
September 5, 2014
Your weekend: Farmington Veterans Memorial dedication ceremony is Sunday
Friday Farmington Free community movie Trinity Campus, Pellicci Ace Hardware and Anchor Bank will present a free outdoor showing of The...
September 5, 2014 - 12:20pm
September 4, 2014
Lifelong service brings honor for Farmington man
If you ever want to get Thomas O’Connor involved in something, you might be well advised to start by convincing his friends. When the Farmington...
September 4, 2014 - 1:29pm
August 22, 2014
International symbol of peace visits Farmington
The Jade Buddha for Universal Peace, a four-ton, world-traveling symbol of harmony and goodwill, made a four-day stop in the Farmington area...
August 22, 2014 - 3:55pm
August 15, 2014
Three decades in, Farmington's Last Hope is going strong
Growing up on a farm, Bev Orr, saw how many stray animals there were that needed to be cared for. As a little girl and an animal lover, though,...
August 15, 2014 - 7:06am
August 8, 2014
Farmington VFW Auxiliary gets national visit
In the world of veterans organizations, it’s a pretty big deal when a national officer comes into a community for a visit. That’s why the members of Farmington’s Post 7662 VFW Ladies Auxiliary are so busy this week. On Saturday, the local VFW Ladies Auxiliary will host a dinner...
August 8, 2014 - 7:52am
August 7, 2014
New pastor followed a winding road to Trinity Lutheran
Andrew Herzberg knew when he was in seventh or eighth grade he wanted to be a pastor when he grew up. He remembers a New Year’s Eve youth group...
August 7, 2014 - 3:36pm
Farmington library renovation nearly done
When the Dakota County Library in Farmington reopens in a few weeks, visitors may be hard pressed to say what they like best about the new interior....
August 7, 2014 - 1:44pm
July 31, 2014
Farmington library friends group looking for members
The Friends of the Farmington Library has done most of its preliminary organization. It has elected officers and it has filed for 501c3 status as a nonprofit. Now, it just needs more friends. The Friends group is being reorganized after lack of participation caused it to be dissolved...
July 31, 2014 - 2:14pm
July 29, 2014
FHS, community ed present ‘The Crucible’
Farmington High School theater director Maria Capecchi is always willing to challenge her student actors. This summer’s rendition of Arthur...
July 29, 2014 - 10:22am
July 25, 2014
Dakota City featured at Como carousel
The volunteers of Dakota City Heritage Village are taking their show on the road. Or up the road, depending on how one looks at it. About a dozen local volunteers will spend their afternoon, in period costumes, at the Cafesjian’s Carousel at Como Park in St. Paul. The carousel...
July 25, 2014 - 1:55pm
This time, the shoe’s on the other foot
As a pastor, Thomas Yauch spent a lot of his professional life counseling people through difficult times. Now, he’s discovering what it’s...
July 25, 2014 - 1:54pm
New equipment at Farmington's Fair Hills Park
There is a little work left to be done, but the new playground equipment at Fair Hills Park looks inviting all the same. The new equipment was...
July 25, 2014 - 1:48pm
July 13, 2014
True blue (and pink) fundraising in Farmington
It started as a joke. Ground Round bartender Luke Kujawa’s girlfriend is studying to be a hair stylist, so Kujawa and restaurant owner Kirk Zeaman joked with each other about getting their hair frosted. Then, somewhere along the line, frosted tips turned into full-on dye jobs....
July 13, 2014 - 7:08am
July 11, 2014
Farmington Food Shelf is looking for fresh greens
Gardening is something of an all-or-nothing process. In the early weeks, gardeners sit and wait for seeds to sprout. A couple of weeks later, they don’t know what to do with all of the vegetables coming out of the ground. Kris Akin from the Farmington Food Shelf has a suggestion...
July 11, 2014 - 7:04am
July 10, 2014
Farmington man's publishing dream comes true with a little help
After several false starts, Farmington resident John Sheehan finally finished his first novel Nathan Hansen Editor It was a pushy neighbor...
July 10, 2014 - 1:12pm