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June 2, 2016
Farmington pays tribute on Memorial Day
Farmington held its annual Memorial Day ceremonies Sunday and Monday. There were ceremonies Sunday at Farmington Lutheran Cemetery and Castle...
June 2, 2016 - 5:59am
November 20, 2015
Group packs up holiday cheer for traveling soldiers
What with all the boxes, the gifts and the people hard at work, the Farmington VFW looked a little bit like Santa’s workshop Saturday morning....
November 20, 2015 - 8:37am
November 6, 2015
Patriotic Day honors the ultimate sacrifice
There was a standing-room-only crowd in the Farmington High School auditorium Thursday night for the annual Patriotic Day event. The large crowd...
November 6, 2015 - 9:43am
November 5, 2015
Patriotic Day returns tonight
Jill Stephenson knows better than most the sacrifices that come with being a military family. The Rosemount resident watched her only son, Ben...
November 5, 2015 - 2:38pm
November 1, 2015
Abby Sliva column: Life with a long-distance dad
My father is an important figure in my life. He gives me advice, support and love like any good parent should. However, for the past six months, he has had to do all these things over an iPad screen through a video chat. My dad, a lieutenant in the Navy, is currently deployed to...
November 1, 2015 - 6:14am
Haunted house returns this weekend with new scares
It didn’t take long to come up with a theme for this year’s edition of the annual Support Our Troops Haunted House. This is the event’s...
October 1, 2015 - 10:01am
June 5, 2015
Two FHS graduates are headed to service academies
It’s going to be a short summer break for Kylie Wharton and Justin Hyytinen. The two Farmington High School seniors will receive their diplomas...
June 5, 2015 - 9:52am
November 9, 2012
Farmington will thank its veterans with concert, breakfast
Veterans Day is a day for honoring the men and women who have served their country by enlisting in the United States military. And Farmington plans to do just that this Veterans Day. Veterans Day is Sunday, Nov. 11, but this year, it is also observed on Monday, Nov. 12. On Saturday,...
November 9, 2012 - 11:46am
November 8, 2012
Farmington community gathers to thank its Veterans
Farmington Veterans of Foreign Wars Sypal-Lundgren Post 7662 commander Ron Ersfeld summed up the 2012 Patriotic Day celebration in three simple...
November 8, 2012 - 2:47pm
September 27, 2012
Korean War is focus of Farmington's Patriotic Day military event
It's been called "The Forgotten War," but in Farmington, the Korean War is being remembered this November. In fact, it is the focus of this year's annual Patriotic Day celebration. Planners of the event have located a Korean War veteran and speaker, Wayne Uptagrafft, who was involved...
September 27, 2012 - 10:28am
May 24, 2012
Memorial Day ceremonies planned Sunday, Monday around Farmington
There are a few minor changes to this year's plans, but Farmington's veterans are ready to observe Memorial Day this weekend. While many people plan to attend the annual service at Corinthian Cemetery on Monday, Farmington American Legion and VFW members are preparing for three ceremonies...
May 24, 2012 - 10:51am
Farmington Veterans Memorial is coming soon
After decades of talking and generations of planning, Farmington is finally going to get a Veterans Memorial. And the community will get it sooner rather than later. On Monday, vets memorial committee members shared the committee's progress with the Farmington City Council. By this...
May 24, 2012 - 10:22am
June 22, 2011
Injured in Afghanistan, Kyle Malin wants a chance to say Thanks
Every once in a while, life gets going so fast it's hard to sit back and remember what you missed -- especially when life throws a big old curveball and you have to rely on the help of others just to make it through. That's something the Malin family knows all too well. Last July...
June 22, 2011 - 7:30am
May 19, 2011
A military weekend in Farmington
Military families old and new are invited to the Dakota County Fairgrounds this weekend for a few fun events scheduled just for them. Warrior to Citizen will hold its third annual Military Family Day picnic at the fairgrounds from noon to 3 p.m. Saturday. Organizer Annette Kuyper...
May 19, 2011 - 11:44am
Operation Military Kids connects military families
It's sometimes hard to help other people when no one really knows you're out there. But Ann Quigley is hoping to change that soon. Quigley knows well what it's like to have a husband who is deployed and be the one left behind with small children. She's been there. Back in 2003, her...
May 19, 2011 - 11:40am