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Downtown block party returns Saturday
Local leaders pitch Farmington as site of special legislative session
Arson investigation leads police to stolen property
Plans moving forward for new hotel
New regional park nearly ready for public
crime and courts
For football teams, work starts early
VFW baseball: Streaking into sub-sections
Legion baseball: Post 189 wins three at Gopher Classic
VFW 7662 baseball walks off with win
Farmington American Legion baseball: Rout ends 3-game skid
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True blue (and pink) fundraising in Farmington
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Farmington man's publishing dream comes true with a little help
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Irven K. Parker, 75
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Wells Fargo Bank vs Pelton
Nathan's column: There’s no accounting for taste
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Letter to the editor: Faith Church congregation left out again
April 3, 2009
Farmington 2030 Comprehensive Plan
PUBLIC HEARING NOTICE CITY OF FARMINGTON REQUEST: Review of the Final Document for the 2030 Comprehensive Plan - 2008 Update. WHEN: Tuesday, April 14, 2009 at 7:00 p.m., or as soon thereafter as the parties may be heard.
April 3, 2009 - 2:31pm
February 25, 2009
Outdoors panel considers forest plan
ST. PAUL - Minnesota legislators are considering spending millions of dollars to keep 187,227 acres of northern Minnesota state forests the same as they are today. "It is a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity," Sen. Tom Saxhaug, DFL-Grand Rapids, said Monday. But legislators need to...
February 25, 2009 - 3:31pm
February 20, 2009
MnDOT faces $65 billion in needs over 20 years
BEMIDJI -- State officials project Minnesota's transportation needs for the next 20 years at $65 billion -- but they expect to see only $15 billion...
February 20, 2009 - 8:10am
February 5, 2009
Hearing will happen on transit plan
The chairman of the Senate transit subcommittee reversed directions Wednesday, now promising to consider a bill that would take $95 million out of Twin Cities transit funding and spread it among school bus programs statewide. "Please accept my sincere apology for my remarks dismissing...
February 5, 2009 - 12:00am
January 8, 2009
Blackboard: Programs help teachers grow
This is the first in a series of articles about the District 192 Strategic Plan, which was first developed in 2006 and updated in December, to review and update. This article addresses a portion of strategy 2, which states "We will create a culture in which all staff have the beliefs...
January 8, 2009 - 12:00am
December 2, 2008
Oberstar pushes huge jobs plan
When President-elect Barack Obama announced plans last month for a huge job creation effort by the federal government, U.S. Rep. Jim Oberstar...
December 2, 2008 - 12:00am
November 20, 2008
Council approves comp plan
Planning for Farmington's future takes a lot of time -- the better part of two years, to be exact -- but it needs to be done. On Monday, the fruits of city staff's labors were presented to the public, in the form of the 2030 Comprehensive Plan. The comprehensive plan is a document...
November 20, 2008 - 12:00am
November 6, 2008
Letter: Resident objects to city's comprehensive plan proposal
To the editor, There are over 850 building sites and about 2,000 unused MUSA acres in Farmington. What kind of planning is this? Transfer these unused, non-income producing to the July 24, 2007 2030 comprehensive plan and solve bad planning. I object to the city of Farmington's...
November 6, 2008 - 12:00am
March 21, 2008
Bill aims to ID problem bridges
A bill has been introduced at the state capitol that would put color-coded signs on Minnesota's worst bridges in an effort to educate Minnesota drivers about the condition of the bridges they use every day. The bill, introduced by District 67 Sen. Mee Moua, DFL-St.
March 21, 2008 - 12:00am